Privacy Policy

Your privacy is very important to First Check. This Privacy Policy describes the information that First Check collects from you at www.firstcheck.com (the “Site”) as part of our normal operations and how we use that information. Please read this Privacy Policy carefully because it identifies certain of your legal rights. By accessing, viewing and/or using the Site, you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions of this Privacy Policy and all other terms and conditions set forth in the Site. If you do not agree, please do not access, view or use the Site. By accepting this Privacy Policy, you expressly grant First Check the right to use and disclose your personal information in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

Visitors to the Site

When any visitor links or connects to the Site, the First Check web server automatically recognizes the visitors domain name and e-mail address where possible. When you visit the Site and access information about First Check products and services without revealing your identity or you purchase products or services from the Site, First Check may ask you to provide certain personal information by completing and submitting an online form.

Use of Cookies

The Site use data collection devices such as “cookies” on certain pages of the Site as a convenience to users so that users do not repeatedly input the same information in different parts of the Site or on repeat visits to the Site. Cookies are small text files that are transferred from your browser to a web server which a web site can use to recognize a repeat visitor to the Site. Most browsers are initially set to accept cookies. You can set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie, which gives you the chance to decide whether or not to accept it. While First Check uses cookies to track your visit to the Site, our web servers automatically log the IP/Internet address of your computer. This information does not identify you personally and you remain anonymous unless you have otherwise provided First Check with your personal information in which case we may combine this information with other information we have collected regarding you.

First Check uses the data it obtains from the Site visitors to provide you with services (namely, conducting background checks about you for your use), for internal marketing purposes, and to improve the content of our Site.

Information Collected and Used

First Check collects personal information from you solely to provide you with the services you have requested. The personal information First Check collects includes first and last names, street addresses, billing information, credit card information, email addresses, date of birth and social security number so that we may conduct a background search on you as you have requested. All social security number and credit card information submitted to the Site is done through a secure connection and used exclusively in connection with the purchase of First Check products or services. You always have the option to not provide information by choosing not to purchase our service.

First Check does not sell, rent, or knowingly provide the information it receives from any Site visitor to any third party without your permission.

You agree that First Check may use personal information about you to improve our products and service to you. You agree that First Check may use your personal information to contact you regarding the services you have requested from us. We will not use your personal information for any other purpose except as disclosed in this Privacy Policy.

We may disclose personal information in the good faith belief that we are required to do so by law, or that doing so is reasonably necessary to comply with legal process, respond to any claims, or to protect the rights, property, or personal safety of First Check, our customers, or the public. Information about our customers, including personal information, may be disclosed as part of, or during negotiations of, any merger, sale of company assets or acquisition.

Service Providers

In order to provide you with the services you requested and to complete your purchase, First Check must disclose certain personal information to service providers performing services on First Check’s behalf. Information Provided “AS IS”

All information provided to you by or through the Site is provide “AS IS.” We are not responsible for the information we obtain from public and proprietary databases that are administrated by others.

The Security Of Your Information

We have instituted physical, electronic and procedural safeguards to store and maintain Your Information in a secure environment. For example, when highly confidential information, such as a credit card number, or social security number is transmitted through our website, it is encrypted by using Secure Socket Layer (SSL) software. Furthermore, while we have implemented safeguards, you should be aware that Internet security technology rapidly changes. We cannot guarantee that the safeguards we employ today can protect Your Information from the threats of tomorrow. You should also be aware that despite our efforts, factors beyond our control may result in disclosure of personal information. Accordingly, we are not in a position to guarantee that your information will be secure under all circumstances.

Online Links to Other Sites

Through the Site users may be able to link to other websites of third parties that provide useful information, or who have agreed to offer goods and services to Site users. Any personal information you provide on the linked pages is provided directly to this third-party and is subject to that third party’s provider’s privacy policy. First Check is not responsible for the content or privacy practices of Web sites to which we link.

A Note About International Users

First Check collects, processes and maintains your information in the United States, where privacy laws may not be as protective as in your home country. If you are using the Site from outside of the United States, by providing personal information to us you are consenting to the transfer of the information to the United States for processing and maintaining in a manner consistent with this Privacy Policy.

A Special Note About The Privacy Of Minors

Our Site is designed and intended for use by adults over the age of 18. In compliance with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act and fair information practices, First Check will not knowingly collect personal information regarding children under the age of 13.

Changes To Our Privacy Policy

First Check may update this policy from time to time as our information practices are modified or changed. If we make any material changes to this policy, we will notify you here, and if we have your email address, we will notify you by e-mail prior to the change. We encourage you to periodically review this page for the latest information on our privacy practices.

Questions

If you have any questions regarding this privacy statement please contact us at: consumer@firstcheck.com.