Relevad Corporation Privacy Policy

08/04/2014

Relevad respects your right to privacy. We understand the sensitive nature of privacy issues and the company takes measures to ensure that your confidentiality is protected.

By using Relevad and its products you consent to the following privacy policy. This policy is subject to change and updates will be posted on this page from time to time.

Coverage

This policy applies to our URLs relevad.com and releton.com. More specifically, any URL in these domains that includes a link to this policy at the bottom of the page is covered by this privacy policy. The presence of the Relevad logos (ReleWord, ReleSense, ReleKey, and Releton) alone does not guarantee the applicability of this policy.

This policy does not apply to our partners, advertisers or any other web site that may be connected, in any way, with Relevad who may or may not adhere to similar policies and as such cannot be responsible for their actions.

Links to Other Sites

As a search engine, and as an advertising publisher, you will find various links on our site. These sites are owned and maintained by independent companies, over which Relevad has no control, and who are not covered by this privacy policy. Relevad is not liable or responsible for the content of these sites, or their collection of information and its use. If you have any concerns about your privacy at one of these sites, please review their sites' policies or contact them directly.

Third-Party Services

Some services offered by Relevad Corporation, like Releton Meta Search, are wholly maintained and provided to Relevad by third-party websites, as is. These services operate under their own set of privacy policies. All external search engines and any other third party service have their own privacy policies which may be accessed on their websites. You can read Google's privacy policy by clicking here. To see Yahoo's privacy policy check here.

Cookies

A cookie is a small piece of data that is sent to your computers' hard drive when visiting our site, and may also be transmitted when customizing your search preferences in our Power Search, or when downloading one of our search tools. No personal information is stored within the cookie. It is an anonymous piece of data that simply identifies your computer IP address, but not you.

Cookies are used to identify you as a unique user, and to let us know when you return to our site. They are used to provide customizable services, serve relevant advertising, and to monitor our traffic.

You can choose to accept or refuse cookies by changing the settings of your browser. Or, you can opt to be warned before a cookie is deposited on your computer. It should be noted, however, that some Relevad features or services might not work properly if cookies are turned off. Alternatively, you can periodically delete cookies from your computers' hard drive, clearing out all historical data that may have been saved from your previous web surfing. If you delete cookies, you will not be recognized as a repeat visitor or viewer when returning to a site. If you need further instructions on how to delete cookies in popular browsers, please refer to the following guides: Microsoft Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome.

To opt out of Relevad's cookie tracking click here.

Anonymous Information

During normal operations of the Relevad website, Relevad collects limited non-identifiable information from each of our users, in order to help us improve our services, monitor our traffic and servers, and perform research and anonymous aggregate user analyses. This information is stored in our server log files, and includes IP address, search terms, the date and time of your visit, click-through links, and referral data.

Use of the Releton metasearch engine does not require any personally identifiable information, such as your name or email address.

Identifiable Information

Relevad only has access to your personally identifiable information in the following circumstances:

  1. When you send comments, questions, suggestions, or feedback to Relevad via email, and include an email address and/or contact information. In these cases, Relevad only uses this information to respond to you.
  2. When you or your company buys a Relevad service. This information is limited to and used only for standard transaction purposes and maintainence of the purchased service.

Unsolicited Contact

Relevad will not sell or disclose your contact information to any third parties, unless otherwise stated or agreed to by yourself. We may, however, occasionally send emails to subscribers of our services, or survey respondents regarding new services or offers from Relevad or selected partners that may be of interest.

Relevad respects your right to unsubscribe from company mailings at any time. To do so, please contact us at info@relevad.com.

Information Sharing

Relevad shares the information we gather from cookies, survey respondents, etc., with advertisers, business partners, sponsors, and other selected third parties. This sharing of information is only done in an aggregate form for statistical purposes. We never distribute personally identifiable information without your consent, unless we are required to do so by law (due to a court order, subpoena, etc), or to protect Relevad, our users, or the general public. Furthermore, we restrict access to any personally identifiable information that you may have provided to us to employees that need this information in order to correspond with you, or operate the website or a particular service.

Security

Relevad has security measures in place to help protect against the loss, misuse and alteration of user and customer data under our control. While we cannot guarantee that loss, misuse or alteration of the data will not occur, we promise to do our utmost to prevent against any such occurrences.

Children Under 13 Years of Age

In light of the concern over protecting children's privacy online, Relevad does not knowingly request, collect, or share personally identifiable information from users under the age of 13.

For additional information, or to express your comments or concerns, please contact us.