A "User" is defined as a Citizen or Consumer. A "Vendor" is defined as a City, County, State, or Creditor.
1. Type of Information Collected
We may collect personally identifiable information ("PII" - for example, your full name, email address, mailing address, and telephone number) from you when you voluntarily submitting the information while paying bills or debt using our systems.
We need this information in order to process and fulfill your payment and to notify you of your payment status, in order to register you as a Consumer or User of this site or to provide you with services. We may also collect PII from you if you choose to subscribe to our email program.
We also collect non-personally identifiable information ("Non-PII").
Non-PII may be collected from you by means of Cookies and Pixel Tags. Cookies are small bits of information that this website places on your computer.
Information Collected Upon Visiting- When you visit the Website, our servers automatically record information that your browser sends whenever you visit a website ("Log Data").
This Log Data may include information such as your IP address, browser type or the domain from which you are visiting, the web pages you visit, the search terms you use, and any advertisements or links on which you click. For most Consumers and Users accessing the Internet from an Internet service provider the IP address will be different every time you log on. We use Log Data to monitor the use of Amnesty.com and of our Service, and for the Website's technical administration.
Information Collected Upon Registration- If you desire to have access to certain restricted sections of the Website, you will be required to become a registered Consumer or User, and to submit certain personally identifiable information to Amnesty.com.
This happens in a number of instances, such as when you sign up for the Amnesty.com service, if you desire to receive marketing materials and information, if you submit a Service Request, and/or if you create a Vendor Profile to offer services through Amnesty.com. Personally identifiable information that we may collect in such instances may include your full name, password, email address, street address, telephone number, and other information that you decide to provide us with.
2. Use of Information Collected
In general, we may use information that we collect about you to:
- provide you with the products and services that you have requested;
- to help create potential connections between Vendor and User;
- market your services to potential local customers;
- manage your account and provide customer support;
- perform research and analysis about your use of, or interest in, our products, services, or content, or products, services or content offered by others;
- communicate with you by e-mail, postal mail, telephone and/or mobile devices or send newsletters about products or services that may be of interest to you;
- communicate with you with regard to service requests;
- develop and display content and advertising tailored to your interests on our site and other sites;
- enforce our terms and conditions;
- manage our business; and
- perform functions as otherwise described to you at the time of collection.
In addition, we may use your contact information to market to you, and provide you with information about our products and services, including but not limited to our service.
If you decide at any time that you no longer wish to receive such information or communications from us, please follow the unsubscribe instructions provided in any of the communications.
Regarding Phone Numbers Collected-Amnesty.com may collect User's phone numbers during registration with the sole purpose to connect them with their Vendor.
This is optional and only intended to facilitate a better service of communicating via text with the Vendor during an auction process.
3. Information Sharing and Disclosure
We want you to understand when and with whom we may share personal or other information we have collected about you or your activities on our web site or while using our services.
We do not share your personal information with others except as indicated below or when we inform you and give you an opportunity to opt out of having your personal information shared. Under no circumstances, other than in the event of a Business Transfer (as discussed below) will Amnesty.com sell, rent or lease its User lists (or the User list of any individual Service Provider) to a third party.
Circumstances under which we may share your personal information to facilitate Amnesty.com's Use of Third-Party Services-We engage certain trusted third parties to perform functions and provide services to us, including, without limitation, hosting and maintenance, customer relationship, database storage and management, direct marketing campaigns and User credit card information to secure payment.
We will share your personally identifiable information with these third parties, but only to the extent necessary to perform these functions and provide such services, and only pursuant to binding contractual obligations requiring such third parties to maintain the privacy and security of your data.
To Comply with Laws and Law Enforcement- Amnesty.com may provide information to regulatory authorities and law enforcement officials in accordance with applicable law or when we otherwise believe in good faith that the law requires it.
There may be instances when we may access or disclose your information in order to protect or defend the legal rights or property Amnesty.com.
In Connection with Business Transfers-Amnesty.com may sell, transfer or otherwise share some or all of its assets in connection with a merger, reorganization or sale of assets, or in the event of bankruptcy.
In such an event, personal information may be one of the assets transferred.
Amnesty.com is very concerned about safeguarding the confidentiality of your personally identifiable information.
We employ administrative, physical and electronic measures designed to protect your information from unauthorized access. However, we cannot guarantee that hackers or unauthorized personnel will not gain access to your personal information despite our efforts. You should note that in using Amnesty.com, your information would travel through third party infrastructures, which are not under our control.
5. Links to Other Websites
Amnesty.com may contain links to other websites.
Amnesty.com is not responsible for the privacy practices of other websites. Amnesty.com Users should read the privacy statements of each and every website that collects personally identifiable information.
6. Changing or Deleting Information
If you are a registered User of Amnesty.com, you may access and update or correct the information you provided to us by updating your settings in Account Information.
If you wish to delete your account, you can email us at info@Amnesty.com.