Privacy Policy

For more information or if you have any questions about this privacy policy, please contact us at legal@blendcard.com.

  1. Personal Information

    Your privacy is very important to all of us at BlendCard, Inc. (“BlendCard”). We have established this privacy policy (“Privacy Policy”) to explain to you how your personal information is protected, collected, and used. Personal information is information about you that is personally identifiable, such as your name, address, phone number, and email address, that is not otherwise publicly available (“Personal Information”). The privacy practices of this statement apply to our services available through this website located at URL www.blendcard.com (the “Site”). By visiting this Site, you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions of this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree, please do not use or access this Site. BlendCard may modify this Privacy Policy from time to time and post such modifications here on this Site. Your continued use of the Site after any such modification constitutes your acceptance of the modified agreement. By registering or subscribing through this Site, you expressly consent to our use and disclosure of your Personal Information in accordance with this Privacy Policy. This Privacy Policy is incorporated into and subject to the terms of the BlendCard Terms of use, available at https://blendcard.com/TermsOfUse.aspx.

  2. Information Collection

    BlendCard collects Personal Information from you through the Site to allow us and our business partners to provide marketing and promotional services that will most likely meet your needs and preferences. We only collect Personal Information about you that we consider necessary for achieving this purpose.

    In general, you can browse the Site and “opt-out” from providing us with any Personal Information. Once you agree to provide us with Personal Information, you are no longer anonymous to us. If you choose to purchase and use certain services through this Site, we may require you to provide contact and identity information, billing information, and other Personal Information as indicated on the forms throughout the Site. Where possible, we indicate which fields are required and which are optional. You always have the option to not provide information by choosing not to use or purchase a particular service.

    Under some circumstances we may require some additional financial information. We use your financial information, including credit card information, to verify the accuracy of your name, address, and other information, as well as to bill you for your use of our services and products.

    We may track certain information based upon your behavior on the Site. We use this information to do internal research on our users’ demographics, interests, and behavior to better understand our customers. This information may include, but may not be limited to, the URL that you just came from, which URL you go to next, your computer browser information, and your IP address.

    If you send us personal correspondence, such as emails or letters, or if other users or third parties send us correspondence about your activities or postings on the Site, we may collect and retain such information in a file specific to you.

  3. Use And Disclosure Of Your Personal Information

    We use your Personal Information, including your email address, to facilitate our services. You agree that we may use Personal Information, including your email address, to improve our marketing and promotional efforts, to analyze site usage, to improve our content and service offerings, and to customize the Site's content, layout, and services.

    We will not disclose your Personal Information to third parties except to:

    • Affiliated companies who may only use the Personal Information for the purposes described above.
    • Service providers who are bound by law or contract to protect the Personal Information and are only allowed to use the Personal Information in accordance with the terms of our service agreements with them.
    • Effect a merger, acquisition, or otherwise; to support the sale or transfer of business assets; to enforce our rights or protect our property; to protect the rights, property or safety of others, investigate fraud, respond to a government request; or as needed to support auditing, compliance, and corporate governance functions. We may also disclose Personal Information to defend ourselves in litigation or a regulatory action, and when required or advised to do so by law, such as in response to a subpoena, or similar legal process, including to law enforcement agencies, regulators, and courts in the United States and other countries where we operate. If BlendCard is involved in a merger, acquisition, or sale of all or a portion of its assets, you will be notified via email or prominent notice on this Site of any change in ownership or uses of your Personal Information, as well as any choices you may have regarding your Personal Information.
    • We encourage BlendCard business partners to adopt and post privacy policies. However, the use of your Personal Information by such parties is governed by the privacy policies of such parties and is not subject to our control.

    We may also disclose information about you that is not personally identifiable. For example, we may provide our business partners, or other third parties with reports that contain aggregated and statistical data about our users.

  4. Communications From The Site

    We may occasionally send you information on our services offerings, special deals, and promotions. Out of respect for your privacy, we provide you a way to unsubscribe from each of these communications. If you no longer wish to receive our promotional communications, you may opt-out of receiving them by following the instructions included in each such communication or by contacting us.

    You will be notified when your Personal Information is collected by any third party that is not our agent/service provider, so you can make an informed choice as to whether or not to share your information with that party.

    We will send you strictly service-related announcements on rare occasions when it is necessary to do so. For instance, if access to our services and products is temporarily suspended, we might contact you. Generally, you may not opt-out of these communications, which are not promotional in nature. If you do not wish to receive them, you have the option to deactivate your account and subscription for our services.

  5. Log Files

    As is true of most websites, we gather certain information automatically and store it in log files. This information includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, operating system, date/time stamp, and clickstream data. We use this information, which does not identify individual users, to analyze trends, to administer the site, to track users’ movements around the site, and to gather demographic information about our user base as a whole. We do not link this automatically-collected data to personally identifiable information. We track trends in users’ usage and volume statistics to create a more efficient and usable site and product offerings, and to determine areas of the site or our services that could be improved to enhance the user and customer experience. Log files are used on the Site, and in any link to the Site from an email.

  6. Cookies And Related Technologies

    When you use this Site, we collect certain information by automated or electronic means, using technologies such as cookies, browser analysis tools, and web server logs. As you use this Site, or our applications, your browser and other electronic devices communicate with servers operated by us and our services providers to coordinate and record the interactivity and fill your requests for services and information.

    The information from cookies and related technology is stored in web server logs and also in web cookies kept on your computers or mobile devices, which are then transmitted back to this Site by your computers or mobile devices. These servers are operated and the cookies managed by us or our service providers.

    For example, when you visit this Site, BlendCard and our service providers and business partners may place cookies on your computers or mobile devices. Cookies allow us to recognize you when you return, and track and target your interests in order to provide a customized experience. They also help us provide a customized experience and help us to detect certain kinds of fraud. A “cookie” is a small amount of information that a web server sends to your browser that stores information about your account and preferences.

    Some cookies are temporary, whereas others may be configured to last longer. “Session” cookies are temporary cookies used for various reasons, such as to manage page views. Your browser usually erases session cookies once you exit your browser. “Persistent” cookies are more permanent cookies that are stored on your computers or mobile devices even beyond when you exit your browser. We use persistent cookies for a number of purposes, such as retrieving certain information you have previously provided, and storing your preferences.

  7. Manage Your Security Settings

    You may manage how your browser handles cookies and related technologies by adjusting its privacy and security settings. Browsers are different, so refer to instructions related to your browser to learn about cookie-related and other privacy and security settings that may be available. You can opt-out of being targeted by certain third party advertising companies online at www.networkadvertising.org/consumer/opt_out.asp or preferences.truste.com/truste/.

    You may manage how your mobile browser handles cookies and related technologies by adjusting your mobile device privacy and security settings. Please refer to instructions provided by your mobile service provider or the manufacturer of your device to learn how to adjust your settings.

  8. Links To Other Sites

    This Web site may contain links to other sites that are not owned or controlled by BlendCard. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage you to be aware when you leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each and every website that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies only to information collected by this Site.

  9. Security

    The security of your Personal Information is important to us. We follow generally accepted industry standards to protect personal information, including your email address, submitted to us, both during transmission and once we receive it. However, no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. Therefore, while we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

  10. Notice To Residents Of Countries Outside The United States Of America

    BlendCard is headquartered in the United States of America. Personal Information may be accessed by us or transferred to us in the United States or to our affiliates, business partners, or service providers elsewhere in the world. By providing us with Personal Information, you consent to this transfer. We will protect the privacy and security of Personal Information according to this Privacy Policy, regardless of where it is processed or stored.

  11. Secure Credit Card Transactions

    You can use your credit card securely on this Site. We have partnered with Authorize.Net to offer safe and secure credit card and electronic check transactions to you.

    The Authorize.Net Payment Gateway account manages the complex routing of sensitive customer information through the credit card and electronic check processing networks (see an online payments diagram). Authorize.Net adheres to strict industry standards for payment processing, including:

    • 128-bit Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) technology for secure Internet Protocol (IP) transactions;
    • Industry leading encryption hardware and software methods and security protocols to protect customer information; and
    • Compliance with the Payment Card Industry (PCI) Data Security Standard.

    For additional information regarding the privacy of your sensitive cardholder data, please read the Authorize.Net Privacy Policy available at http://www.authorize.net/company/privacy/

  12. Changes In This Privacy Statement

    If we decide to change our Privacy Policy, we will post those changes to this Privacy Policy and other places we deem appropriate so that you are aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we disclose it. We reserve the right to modify this Privacy Policy at any time, so please review it frequently.