Who we are
Our website address is: http://empowersmb.com, http://accomtec.com, & http://itservicedesk.us
Who are we?
What personal information do we collect?
Information collected voluntarily
Information collected automatically
Why do we use your personal information?
We may use your personal information for a variety of business purposes, including:
Cookies and Similar Technology
Do Not Track Signals or Similar Mechanisms
Some web browsers have a “Do Not Track” feature that, when turned on, signals to websites the user visits that the user does not want to be tracked. At this time, the Site does not respond to “Do Not Track” signals or similar mechanisms.
Who do we share your information with and why?
We may share or disclose your personal information at your direction or request, or upon your consent, such as when you authorize a third-party application to access your account or when you direct us to share your feedback with a marketplace seller or other business.
We may also share your personal information between:
Third-Party sellers offer products for sale through accomtec’s Marketplace platform. We refer to these third parties as Marketplace Sellers. In order to best facilitate and complete Marketplace Seller Transactions, we may share some of your personal information with these third parties.
In order to process your credit card information to complete your purchase, we must share your personal and financial information with the merchant bank for authorization and approval. This process is protected by an enhanced security system. See the Security section below for more details on security measures and procedures.
In addition, we may employ third-party companies to perform functions on our behalf. These functions may include order fulfillment, package delivery, marketing assistance, postal and e-mail delivery, customer service, data analysis, and credit processing. The third parties we contract for these purposes have limited access to your personal information and may not use it for other purposes.
We may share your personal information we collect with all accomtec subsidiaries and affiliates.
As our business continues to evolve, we may acquire or sell business units or subsidiaries. Customer information is one of the business assets that would be transferred in these types of transactions. In such a situation, your personal information would only be used in a manner consistent with our pre-existing Privacy Notice and terms and conditions.
As Required by Law
We reserve the right to disclose your personal information as required by law, and when we believe that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights and/or comply with a judicial proceeding, court order, or legal process served on accomtec.
Third-Party Companies for Marketing
Collection and Use of Non-Personal Information
We may collect, use, store, transfer, share, and disclose non-personal information for any purpose.
Collection and Use of Public Information
We may collect, use, store, transfer, share, and disclose your information that is publicly available, such as information you submit on social media platforms, or blogs for any purpose.
Testimonial/Feedback about our Services
The testimonial/feedback sections of the Site are for the purpose of sharing experiences and providing feedback about the Site. The testimonial/feedback sections are moderated to ensure accurate testimonial/feedback. Published testimonial/feedback are genuine and are not edited or altered by accomtec. accomtec reserves the right to post or remove any testimonial/feedback at its discretion.
By posting your testimonial/feedback, you give us permission to reprint or use the testimonial/feedback in connection with our business. You also are agreeing to the following: (1) The reprint or use of the testimonial/feedback will be at our discretion and without compensation; (2) We may use the testimonial/feedback with or without any pseudo (pen) name credit; (3) Our right to use the testimonial/feedback is perpetual and may be assigned by us; (4) We may use the testimonial/feedback locally, nationally or globally and such use may be made in any media, information or communication platform (including Internet advertising) currently in use or later developed; and (5) You and not someone else composed and posted the testimonial/feedback.
Please note that any information you include in a testimonial/feedback may be read, collected, and used by anyone.
Testimonial/Reviews about Products
The testimonial/reviews sections of the Site are for the purpose of sharing experiences and product reviews. The testimonial/reviews sections are moderated to ensure accurate testimonial/reviews. Published testimonial/reviews are genuine and are not edited or altered by accomtec. accomtec reserves the right to post or remove any testimonial/reviews at its discretion.
By posting your testimonial/reviews, you give us permission to reprint or use the testimonial/reviews in connection with our business. You also are agreeing to the following: (1) The reprint or use of the testimonial/reviews will be at our discretion and without compensation; (2) We may use the testimonial/reviews with or without any pseudo (pen) name credit; (3) Our right to use the testimonial/reviews is perpetual and may be assigned by us; (4) We may use the testimonial/reviews locally, nationally or globally and such use may be made in any media, information or communication platform (including Internet advertising) currently in use or later developed; and (5) You and not someone else composed and posted the testimonial/reviews.
Please note that any information you include in a testimonial/reviews may be read, collected, and used by anyone.
By posting your comment(s) on our blogs, including, but not limited to, accomtec (“Blog” or “Blogs”), you give us permission to reprint or use the comments in connection with our business. You also are agreeing to the following: (1) The reprint or use of the comment will be at our discretion and without compensation; (2) We may use the comment with or without any pseudo (pen) name credit; (3) Our right to use the comment is perpetual and may be assigned by us; (4) We may use the Blog locally, nationally, or globally and such use may be made in any media, information or communication platform (including Internet advertising) currently in use or later developed; and (5) You and not someone else composed and posted the comment on our Blog.
Please note that any information you include in a comment on our Blog may be read, collected, and used by anyone.
Posting Testimonial, and Blogs with Photos
We may allow you to post testimonial, and Blogs that include photos. We will not access your photos or camera until we obtain your consent and we will only use the photos that you have selected. You can manage your photos and camera settings at any time by changing the settings on your mobile device.
Social Media Platforms
We maintain presences on social media platforms including, but not limited to, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube. Any information you post on a social media platform is done at your own risk and without any expectation of privacy. Please be aware that accomtec is not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites.
How do we protect your information?
accomtec takes precautions to protect its customers’ information. When you submit sensitive information via the Site, your information is protected both online and offline.
When our registration/order form asks you to enter sensitive information (such as your credit card number), that information is encrypted and is protected using SSL encryption software.
Access to all of our users’ information is restricted. accomtec operates in a secured and locked facility that requires all employees to check in and wear valid ID badges. Security cameras are positioned throughout the building in conjunction with multiple alarm systems. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job are granted access to personal information.
If you have any questions or concerns about accomtec’s security practices, you can send us an email at email@example.com.
We will retain your personal information for the period necessary to fulfill the purposes outlined in this policy, unless a longer retention period is required or permitted by law.
To ensure that your user name and password remain confidential, DO NOT share this information with anyone.
accomtec does not sell products intended for purchase by children. Youth-oriented products are sold for purchase by adults only. If you are under the legal age of majority in your jurisdiction, you may only use the Site in the presence of a consenting parent or guardian. We will not knowingly or intentionally collect personal information from children under the age of 13. accomtec is committed to protecting the welfare and privacy of children.
If you are a California resident and have an established business relationship with us, you may submit a request to us to obtain certain information regarding our disclosure of your personal information within the immediately preceding calendar year to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. To submit a request, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
How can you change or review your information?
You may change or review your account information and settings for the following:
When you register for a accomtec account, you enter your email address. This email address is your accomtec ID and the email address that you use to log in to the Site. To change your email address and accomtec ID on empowerSMB, from our desktop website, please go to Account Settings. You cannot change your email address and accomtec ID from the accomtec mobile application or mobile website. Please note that you must have your email address/accomtec ID and password in order to access your account.
At the time of your order, you may choose to receive special offers and news by clicking the appropriate field.
If you currently receive special offers and news and wish to stop receiving special offers and news, accomtec provides several ways to do so. You may send e-mails to email@example.com with a request to be removed. Finally, you may use the link provided in all accomtec communications to automatically unsubscribe. Please note that you might still receive intermittent updates on products, services, specials or news.
If you currently receive push notifications and wish to stop receiving push notifications, you can deactivate these notifications at any time by changing the settings on your mobile device.
Uninstall Mobile Application
You can stop all further collection of information by our mobile application by uninstalling our mobile application. You may use the standard uninstall process to remove our mobile application from your mobile device.
We will update the date of this document each time it is changed.