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Importance of Your Privacy.

Vaster’s services allows third party vendors (“Vendors”) to communicate and transact business with their potential customers (“Purchasers”), which may include sending offers to Purchaser. Vaster provides the technology (the “Services”) for Vendors and Purchasers to find each other, communicate, and engage in transaction. This Privacy Policy describes how Vaster collects, uses, maintains and discloses the information of people whose information is received from Vendors, or who upload their own personal information by visiting the website (“Website”) and/or using the Vaster mobile application (the “Application”).

At Vaster, your privacy is of great importance to us. We understand that you are entrusting us and our Vendors with certain personal information. In exchange, you expect and deserve a commitment to treat your information with respect.

Please read this privacy policy carefully before submitting any information through the Website or Application. By submitting any information you are acknowledging that you have read and understand this policy and that you agree to be bound by its terms. If you do not agree to be bound by the terms of this privacy policy, simply exit the website and/or the Application without accessing or using any of our services.

A Special Note About Children.

Children are not eligible to use the Services we provide to our clients and we ask that minors (under the age of 13) do not submit any personal information or use the Services. Vaster does not collect or maintain information from those actually known to be under the age of 14, and no part of Vaster’s Website, the Application or Services is structured to attract anyone under the age of 14. Other age restrictions may be set forth in Vaster’s Terms of Use from time to time.

Categories of Information:

  1. About us

Vaster operates a Website located at www.Vaster.com and the Application through which the Services are provided.

  1. Information We or Vendors Collect.

There are several areas on the Website and/or within the Application where you may be asked to enter both personal and non-personal information including, by way of example and without limitation, your name, address, phone number, credit card information, birthday, social media usernames, and information regarding your cell phone and/or other mobile device. In addition, when you use the Application, Vaster automatically receives and records information on our server logs from your browser or mobile platform, including your IP address and location. Vaster also collects and uses additional information from users such as transaction location, purchase activity, Application open date and time, idle time, and all clicks and/or swipes within the application (together with time and order). Vaster may also collect information posted by users on social media sites for users that have opted to connect to or otherwise link Vaster with social media accounts. We treat this data as non-personal information for purposes of providing the Services, except where we are required to treat it as personal information under applicable law.

Additionally, Vaster may receive personal information from our Vendors in connection with your registration in our Vendors’ loyalty programs.

Vaster DOES NOT sell or share any personal information about you to or with any person or organization except (i) as authorized by you, (ii) as set forth in the relevant portion of the Website, Application or within any agreement between us, (iii) in connection with providing various products or Services to you (either directly or through one or more third parties), (iv) as may be required by law or court order, or (v) as otherwise set forth herein. In particular, and not in limitation of the foregoing, information you enter at the Website and/or Application (i) will be shared with the Vendors or third party service providers with which Vaster has entered into a business relationship in order to provide the Services, and (ii) may be shared with various third parties in connection with making available to you certain offers (which offers may be based on or related to your location at the time the offer is made available to you).

In addition, Vaster may sell, disclose or otherwise use information gathered on the Website or within the Application to third parties on an aggregated basis such that it does not identify you personally. More specifically, Vaster may provide to third parties aggregate statistics or information about sales, trends, loyalty program usage, online traffic patterns, related information or other statistical de-identified information.

(a) Information we receive from you or our Vendors. To use certain of our Vendors services and/or to access the Application, you’ll need to provide certain personal information which may include, without limitation, your name, address, birthday, phone number, credit card information, social media user names, e-mail address, information regarding your cell phone or mobile device and other information.

(b) Technical information we collect. In order for Vaster to enable Vendors to provide the best possible consumer experience on the Website and within the Application, we collect and track certain user information. When you visit the Website, our Web server may send a cookie to your computer. This cookie would be intended to store a limited amount of information about your site visit. The cookie tracks aggregate information on how our site is being used, including session counts, navigation patterns, pages visited, etc. These cookies, however, do not store any personally identifiable information such as your name, email address or phone number as you browse the site. When you submit a question, we store your cookie identification in our system. This cookie allows our site to recognize you when you return. Vaster may also utilize Web Logs to track aggregate information about how our site and/or the Application is being used. Web Logs track anonymous user information, including the number of visitors to the Website, operating systems, Internet Provider addresses (if publicly available), and browser type. Unlike cookies, Web Logs are maintained only on Vaster servers and do not store or place anything on your computer.

If you come to the Vaster Website from an online banner ad, an anonymous identification number may be passed to the Website. This information cannot be used to gather any personally identifiable information about you. It will only allow us to track the overall effectiveness of our online advertising, marketing and banner advertisement campaigns.

(c) Other Information we get from your use of the Services. We may collect information about the Services that you use and how you use them. This information includes:

  1. Device information: We may collect device-specific information (such as your hardware model, operating system version, unique device identifiers, and mobile network information including phone number).
  2. Location information: When you use the Service or access the Application, we may collect and process information about your actual location. We may also use various technologies to determine location, some of which may be made available through third party licensors.

(d) Information from surveys. You may have the option of completing an online survey at the Website or within the Application from time to time. Participation in surveys is completely voluntary and it is your choice whether or not you wish to disclose your personal information to us in connection with any such survey.

(e) Information from the “Contact Us” section of the Website or Application. You may contact Vaster through the “Contact Us” feature. Participation in this area is completely voluntary and it is your choice whether or not you wish to disclose your personal information to us.

(f) Information collected other sections of the Website or Application. Vaster may, from time to time, make various resources available to you at the Website or within the Application. At times we may collect personal information in connection with providing such services.

  1. How Your Information Is Used.

We and Vendors use the information you provide to provide the applicable Services to you, either directly or through third party service providers, as further described above in this Privacy Policy. Vaster may also share certain aggregated data with other third parties for general marketing and demographic purposes; however, this data, when shared on an aggregated basis, does not include any of your personal identifying information. Some of our Services may be offered in conjunction with partner companies, affiliates or other companies or websites with which we work. In order for us to provide these Services to you, it may be necessary for us to share your personal information with one of such entities. These parties are not allowed to use personally identifiable information except for the purpose of providing these Services. If you do not want your data to be shared, you can choose not to allow the transfer by not using that particular Service.

In addition to the uses of the information described above, Vaster may, from time to time, collect purchasing information and/or data from other sources. Vaster may collect this information for purposes of performing analytics and conducting consumer research. This information may be used to communicate and provide additional information that may be of interest to you and our Vendors.

In addition, Vaster may disclose account or other personal information when we have reason to believe that disclosing this information is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against someone who may be causing injury to or interference with Vaster’s rights or property, other Website or Application users or anyone else that could be harmed by such activities.

  1. Altering Information You Submit.

(a) Deleting your information. Federal, provincial or state regulations may require that we store questions or submissions for various periods of time. In order to comply with these regulations, we may be unable to delete information from our databases.

(b) Altering Information. Vaster may alter, modify or delete any information you submit to the Website or through the Application if it believes, in its sole discretion, it is necessary or desirable to do so.

(c) compliance with anti-SPAM legislation. Periodically, we or our Vendors may send you commercial electronic messages to alert you to various opportunities or offers available, via the Website, the Application, or SMS. You may request to stop receiving commercial electronic messages from us by (i) using the “unsubscribe” mechanism in our emails (ii) altering your settings in the Application (iii) replying with “STOP” to a SMS message or (iv) by sending an e-mail to support@Vaster.com to remove yourself from our mailing list.

Security

Vaster uses extensive and sophisticated secure technology to protect your data and transmissions between you and Vaster. Transmission between browsers and our web server is implemented using Vaster’s proprietary mobile application that utilizes encrypted communication. Although Vaster has taken these reasonable and appropriate measures to ensure that your personal information is delivered and disclosed only in accordance with your instructions, Vaster cannot and does not guarantee that the personal information you provide will not be intercepted by others and decrypted.

Business Transfer

We may, in the future, sell or otherwise transfer some or all of our assets or equity to a third party. Your personally identifiable information and other information we obtain from you via the Website or the Application may be disclosed to any potential or actual third party purchasers of such assets or equity and may be among the assets transferred.

Acceptance

If you do not agree to the terms of this Privacy Policy, please do not provide us with any information and do not use the Website or the Application. By using the Website or the Application and voluntarily providing information to us, you consent to our collection and use of the information as set forth in this Privacy Policy.

Links

The Website and/or Application may contain links to other websites or applications that are owned and operated by third parties that are not affiliated with us. When you use those links, you leave the Website or Application (as applicable) and we are unable to control how the owners of the websites or applications you link to handle any information they gather about you, including their privacy practices and use of cookies. This Privacy Policy applies only to the Website and Application and does not govern activities on linked websites or applications. We encourage you to review the privacy policy of any other website or application you visit, download or access to understand its owner’s practices on how it collects, uses and discloses your information.