Extended Privacy Policy

Last Modified: July 25th, 2017

Connect First (Connect First, Inc.) is committed to protecting your privacy. This Privacy Policy applies to both our websites (Websites), including www.connectfirst.com, www.grow.connectfirst.com. This Privacy Policy governs our data collection, processing and usage practices. It also describes your choices regarding use, access and correction of your personal information. By using the Websites, you consent to the data practices described in this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree with the data practices described in this Privacy Policy, you should not use or submit any data through the Websites.

PLEASE READ THIS AGREEMENT CAREFULLY BEFORE ACCESSING OR USING THE SITE AND/OR SERVICES. IF YOU DO NOT WISH TO BE BOUND BY THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, YOU MAY NOT ACCESS OR USE THE SITE OR SERVICES AND SHOULD IMMEDIATELY CEASE SUCH USE. If you accept this Agreement, you represent that you have the capacity to be bound by it or if you are acting on behalf of a company or entity that you have the authority to bind such entity.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

We may update this Privacy Policy from time to time by posting a new version online. You should check this page occasionally to review any changes. This ensures you are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it and under what circumstances, if any, it is disclosed. Your continued use of our Websites, and/or continued provision of Personal Information to us will be subject to the terms of our current Privacy Policy.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy or our general handling of the information you provide us, please write to us by email at info@connectfirst.com.com or by mail to Connect First, Inc., 2545 Central Ave Suite 200, Boulder, CO 80301, Attn: Privacy.

1. Information We Collect

1.1 When You Visit Our Websites
You are free to explore the Websites without providing any information about yourself. When you request for further information, upto, and not limited to 'demo requests', 'downloading', or any other converted action, we request that you provide Personal Information about yourself, your business need and we collect detailed Navigational, behaviorial and Source Referral Information. We may link information we store within the analytics software to Personal Information you submit.

1.2 'Personal Information'
This refers to any information that you voluntarily submit to us and that identifies you personally, including contact information, such as your name, e-mail address, company name, address, phone number, and other information about yourself or your business. Personal Information can also include information about any transactions, both free and paid, that you enter into on the Websites, and information about you that is available on the internet, such as from Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and Google, or publicly available information that we acquire from service providers.

1.3 'Payment Information'
We only collect and process payment information from you when you subscribe to our User Service, including credit cards numbers and billing information, using third party PCI-compliant service providers.

1.4 'Information About Children'
The Websites are not intended for or targeted at children under 13, and we do not knowingly or intentionally collect information about children under 13. If you believe that we have collected information about a child under 13, please contact us at info@connectfirst.com, so that we may delete the information with in 48 hours.

2. How We Use Information We Collect

2.1 Compliance with Our Privacy Policy
We use the information we collect only in compliance with this Privacy Policy.

2.2 Use of Personal Information
In addition to the uses identified elsewhere in this Privacy Policy, we may use your Personal Information to: (a) improve your browsing experience; (b) send information to you which we think may be of interest to you by email, or other means; (c) send you marketing communications relating to our business or the businesses of carefully-selected third parties which we think may be of interest to you, and (d) Contact you directly to survey your user exprience; (e) contact you directly to continue to qualify you as a potential customer. We may share data with trusted partners to contact you based on your request to receive such communications. Such third parties are prohibited from using your Personal Information except for these purposes, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.

2.3 We Do No Sell Your Information
Connect First, Inc. Has never, nor will never sell your Personal Information to any third party.

2.4 Use of 'Navigational & Behaviorial Information'
We use Behaviorial and Navigational Information to operate and improve the Websites and the your overall experience. We may also use Navigational Information alone or in combination with Personal Information to provide you with tailored content.

2.5 Security of your Personal Information
We use a variety of third-party security technologies and procedures to help protect your Personal Information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. We ensure our partnered technology secures the Personal Information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When sensitive Personal Information is collected on our Websites and/or transmitted to other websites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.

If you have any questions about the security of your Personal Information, or wish to have any personal information removed you can contact us at info@connectfirst.com

2.6 Social Media and External Websites
Our Websites include Social Media Features, such as the Facebook Like button and Widgets, such as the Share This button or interactive mini-programs that run on our sites. These features may collect your IP address, which page you are visiting on our sites, and may set a cookie to enable the feature to function properly. Social Media Features and Widgets are either hosted by a third party or hosted directly on our Websites. This Privacy Policy does not apply to these features. Your interactions with these features are governed by the privacy policy and other policies of the companies providing them.
Our Websites provide links to other websites. We do not control, and are not responsible for, the content or practices of these other websites. Our provision of such links does not constitute our endorsement of these other websites, their content, their owners, or their practices. This Privacy Policy does not apply to these other websites, which are subject to any privacy and other policies they may have.

2.7 Retention of Your Personal Information
We retain Personal Information that you provide us as long as we consider it useful in contacting you about our services, or as needed to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes and enforce our agreements, and then we securely delete the information. We will delete this information from the servers at an earlier date if you so request, as described in "Opting Out and Unsubscribing" below.

If you have any questions about the security of your Personal Information, or wish to have any personal information removed you can contact us at info@connectfirst.com

2.8 Compelled Disclosure
We reserve the right to use or disclose your Personal Information if required by law or if we reasonably believe that use or disclosure is necessary to protect our rights, protect your safety or the safety of others, investigate fraud, or comply with a law, court order, or legal process.

3. Opting Out

3.1 To Unsubscribe From Our Communications
You may unsubscribe from our marketing communications by clicking on the "unsubscribe" link located on the bottom of our e-mails. Customers cannot opt out of receiving transactional emails related to their account with Connect First, Inc.

3.2 Reviewing, Correcting and Removing Your Personal Information
Upon request Connect First, Inc. will provide you with information about whether we hold any of your Personal Information. If you provide us with your Personal Information, you have the following rights with respect to that information:

  • To review the user information that you have supplied to us
  • To request that we correct any errors, outdated information, or omissions in user information that you have supplied to us
  • To request that your user information not be used to contact you
  • To request that your user information be removed from any solicitation list that we use
  • To request that your user information be deleted from our records

To exercise any of these rights, please contact us at info@connectfirst.com or by mail to Connect First, Inc., 2545 Central Ave Suite 200, Boulder, CO 80301 USA, Attention: Privacy. We will respond to your request to change, correct, or delete your information within a reasonable timeframe and notify you of the action we have taken.