EBR Electric Bike Review, Inc. (also operating as EBR, Electric Bike Review, and ElectricBikeReview.com) Privacy Statement. This document was last updated on May 25, 2018.
1. ACKNOWLEDGMENT AND ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS
EBR Electric Bike Review, Inc. is committed to protecting your privacy. This Privacy Statement sets forth our current privacy practices with regard to the information we collect when you or your computer interact with our website. By accessing electricbikereview.com you acknowledge and fully understand EBR Electric Bike Review, Inc.’s Privacy Statement and freely consent to the information collection and use practices described in this Website Privacy Statement.
2. PARTICIPATING MERCHANT POLICIES
Related services and offerings with links from this website, including vendor sites, have their own privacy statements that can be viewed by clicking on the corresponding links within each respective website. Online merchants and others who participate in EBR Electric Bike Review, Inc. services are encouraged to participate in industry privacy initiatives and to take a responsible attitude towards consumer privacy. However, since we do not have direct control over the policies or practices of participating merchants and other third parties, we are not responsible for the privacy practices or contents of those sites. We recommend and encourage that you always review the privacy policies of merchants and other third parties before you provide any personal information or complete any transaction with such parties.
3. INFORMATION WE COLLECT AND HOW WE USE IT
EBR Electric Bike Review, Inc. collects certain information from and about its users in three primary ways: directly from our Web Server logs, the user, and with Cookies.
a. Web Server Logs. – When you visit our Website, we may track information to administer the site and analyze its usage. Examples of information we may track include:
- Your Internet protocol address.
- The kind of browser or computer you use.
- Number of links you click within the site.
- State or country from which you accessed the site.
- Date and time of your visit.
- Name of your Internet service provider.
- Web page you linked to our site from
- Pages you viewed on the site.
One of the primary purposes of using cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. For example, if you personalize a web page, or navigate within a site, a cookie helps the site to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. Hence, this simplifies the process of delivering relevant content and eases site navigation by providing and saving your preferences and login information as well as providing personalized functionality.
EBR Electric Bike Review, Inc. reserves the right to share aggregated site statistics with partner companies, but does not allow other companies to place cookies on our website unless there is overriding customer value (such as merging into EBR Electric Bike Review, Inc. a site or widget that relies on third-party cookies). We use Google Analytics, YouTube Statistics, Xenforo software and Facebook connectivity to create and recommend relevant content across different platforms.
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies. If you reject cookies by changing your browser settings then be aware that this may disable some of the functionality on our Website.
c. Personal Information – Visitors to our website can register to purchase services. When you register, we will request some personal information such as name, address, email, telephone number or facsimile number, account number and other relevant information. If you are purchasing a service, we will request financial information. Any financial information we collect is used only to bill you for the services you purchased. If you purchase by credit card, this information may be forwarded to your credit card provider. If you purchase via PayPal this information may be forwarded to PayPal. For other types of registrations, we will ask for the relevant information. You may also be asked to disclose personal information to us so that we can provide assistance and information to you. For example, such data may be warranted in order to provide online technical support and troubleshooting.
We will not disclose personally identifiable information we collect from you to third parties without your permission except to the extent necessary including:
- To fulfill your service requests for services
- To protect ourselves from liability
- To respond to legal process or comply with law, or
- In connection with a merger, acquisition, or liquidation of the company
4. USE OF WEB BEACONS OR GIF FILES
electricbikereview.com Web pages may contain electronic images known as Web beacons – sometimes also called single-pixel gifs – that allow EBR Electric Bike Review, Inc. to count users who have visited those pages and to deliver co-branded services. EBR Electric Bike Review, Inc. may include Web beacons in promotional e-mail messages or newsletters in order to determine whether messages have been opened and acted upon.
Some of these Web beacons may be placed by third party service providers to help determine the effectiveness of our advertising campaigns or email communications. These Web beacons may be used by these service providers to place a persistent cookie on your computer. This allows the service provider to recognize your computer each time you visit certain pages or emails and compile anonymous information in relation to those page views, which in turn enables us and our service providers to learn which advertisements and emails bring you to our website and how you use the site. EBR Electric Bike Review, Inc. prohibits Web beacons from being used to collect or access your personal information.
5. ACCESSING WEB ACCOUNT INFORMATION
We will provide you with the means to ensure that personally identifiable information in your web account file is correct and current. You may review this information by contacting us by sending an email to our support attendant from the contact us page.
6. GDPR COMPLIANCE
We are working to prepare for the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Keeping users’ information safe and secure is among our highest priorities at EBR Electric Bike Review, Inc. Over the years, we have spent time and energy choosing secure content management platforms, keeping them up to date, and securing our servers. We have already implemented strong privacy protections that reflect GDPR guidance. We are committed to complying with the new legislation and will collaborate with partners throughout this process.
7. ADVERTISING SERVICES
Local and national advertising services constitute an at-will arrangement that may be discontinued by either party without notice however, we strive to provide a 30 day notice of all changes. Advertisers are responsible for providing up to date information about their shop name, location, phone number and website address. You can provide updates at any time by contacting me.
By advertising with EBR Electric Bike Review, Inc. you agree that there is no action, suit or proceeding, at law or in equity, by any person, nor any arbitration, administrative or other proceeding by or before (or to the best of the knowledge of the corporation any investigation by) any governmental entity pending, or, to the best of the knowledge of the corporation, threatened against or affecting the corporation or any of its properties or rights or any of the assets, and the corporation does not know of any valid basis for any such action, suit, proceeding, arbitration or investigation. The corporation and Court Rye are not subject to any judgment, order or decree entered in any lawsuit or proceeding
EBR Electric Bike Review, Inc. is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, AvantLink affiliate program, and Skimlinks affiliate advertising programs designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising and commission fees by advertising and linking to amazon.com, avantlink.com, skimlinks.com etc. but I personally (Courtney Rye) strive to remain objective and unbiased in the presentation and ranking of products on this site.
Some Reviews posted to ElectricBikeReview.com are created with support of manufacturers. This may include travel, hotel and food reimbursement or direct service payment. Paid content such as this is always acknowledged with the following statement on page: “Big thanks to [Brand] for partnering with me for this review.” It is my goal as a reviewer to provide the most objective, fair and unbiased content possible, regardless of monetary support.
8. CHANGES TO THIS STATEMENT
EBR Electric Bike Review, Inc. has the discretion to occasionally update this privacy statement. When we do, we will also revise the “updated” date at the top of this Privacy page. We encourage you to periodically review this privacy statement to stay informed about how we are helping to protect the personal information we collect. Your continued use of the service constitutes your agreement to this privacy statement and any updates.
9. CONTACTING US
If you have questions regarding our Privacy Statement, its implementation, failure to adhere to this Privacy Statement and/or our general practices, please contact us.
Attention: Privacy Statement Personnel, EBR Electric Bike Review, Inc. will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly respond and resolve any problem or question.