Freedom USA, Inc. dba AVADirect Custom Computers (“AVADirect”) respects your privacy and is committed to protecting it through compliance with this policy. This policy describes the types of information AVADirect may collect from you or that you may provide when you visit the website, https://www.avadirect.com (the “Website”), and AVADirect’s practices for collecting, using, maintaining, protecting, and disclosing that information.
This policy applies to information AVADirect collects:
It does not apply to information collected by:
The Website is not intended for children under 13 years of age. No one under age 13 may provide any personal information to or on the Website. AVADirect does not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13. If you are under 13, do not use or provide any information on the Website or on or through any of its features/register on the Website, make any purchases through the Website, use any of the interactive or public comment features of the Website or provide any information about yourself to AVADirect, including your name, address, telephone number, email address, or any screen name or user name you may use. If AVADirect learns it has collected or received personal information from a child under 13 without verification of parental consent, AVADirect will delete that information. If you believe AVADirect might have any information from or about a child under 13, please click here to contact AVADirect.
AVADirect collects several types of information from and about users of the Website, including information:
AVADirect collects this information:
The information AVADirect collects on or through the Website may include:
You also may provide information to be published or displayed (hereinafter, “posted”) on public areas of the Website, or transmitted to other users of the Website or third parties (collectively, “User Contributions”). Your User Contributions are posted on and transmitted to others at your own risk. Although AVADirect may limit access to certain pages, please be aware that no security measures are perfect or impenetrable. Additionally, AVADirect cannot control the actions of other users of the Website with whom you may choose to share your User Contributions. Therefore, AVADirect cannot and does not guarantee that your User Contributions will not be viewed by unauthorized persons.
As you navigate through and interact with the Website, AVADirect may use automatic data collection technologies to collect certain information about your equipment, browsing actions, and patterns, including:
AVADirect also may use these technologies to collect information about your online activities over time and across third-party websites or other online services (behavioral tracking).
The information AVADirect collects automatically is statistical data and may include personal information, but AVADirect may maintain it or associate it with personal information it collects in other ways or receive from third parties. It helps us to improve the Website and to deliver a better and more personalized service, including by enabling AVADirect to:
The technologies we use for this automatic data collection may include:
AVADirect does not collect personal information automatically, but it may tie this information to personal information about you that it collects from other sources or you provide to AVADirect.
AVADirect does not control these third parties’ tracking technologies or how they may be used. If you have any questions about an advertisement or other targeted content, you should contact the responsible provider directly.
AVADirect uses information that it collects about you or that you provide to AVADirect, including any personal information:
AVADirect may also use your information to contact you about goods and services that may be of interest to you. If you do not want AVADirect to use your information in this way, please check the relevant box located on the order form.
AVADirect may use the information it has collected from you to enable AVADirect to display advertisements to AVADirect’s advertisers’ target audiences. Even though AVADirect does not disclose your personal information for these purposes without your consent, if you click on or otherwise interact with an advertisement, the advertiser may assume that you meet its target criteria.
AVADirect may disclose aggregated information about its users, and information that does not identify any individual, without restriction.
AVADirect may also disclose your personal information:
AVADirect strives to provide you with choices regarding the personal information you provide to AVADirect. AVADirect has created mechanisms to provide you with the following control over your information:
AVADirect does not control third parties’ collection or use of your information to serve interest-based advertising. However, these third parties may provide you with ways to choose not to have your information collected or used in this way. You can opt out of receiving targeted ads from members of the Network Advertising Initiative (“NAI”) on the NAI’s website.
If you have any questions about this policy or AVADirect’s data collection practices, please contact us at the following address or telephone number or click here to message or chat with AVADirect. Please specify your country of residence and the nature of your question.
ATTN: Data Controller
2045 Midway Drive
Twinsburg, Ohio 44087
AVADirect has implemented measures designed to secure your personal information from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use, alteration, and disclosure.
The safety and security of your information also depends on you. Where AVADirect has given you (or where you have chosen) a password for access to certain parts of the Website, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. AVADirect asks you not to share your password with anyone. AVADirect urges you to be careful about giving out information in public areas of the Website like message boards. The information you share in public areas may be viewed by any user of the Website.
Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although AVADirect does its best to protect your personal information, AVADirect cannot guarantee the security of your personal information transmitted to the Website. Any transmission of personal information is at your own risk. AVADirect is not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures contained on the Website.
California's “Shine the Light” law (Civil Code Section § 1798.83) permits visitors of the Website that are California residents and who provide personal information in obtaining products or services for personal, family, or household use to request certain information regarding AVADirect’s disclosure of personal information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. To make such a request, please click here to submit a request with “Request for California Privacy Information” in the subject line and in the body of your message. AVADirect will provide the requested information, if any, to the e-mail address provided by you.
Last Modified November 11th, 2019