National Choice Energy, LLC (“National Choice”) is committed to preserving and safeguarding your right to privacy. This Privacy Statement sets out the manner we will collect, use, disclose and otherwise manage your personal information.
Personal Information Collected
We collect personal information that you provide us when you:
Information we may request includes your email address, name, home address, and telephone number. We may also ask for your Social Security Number to process your credit or financing request.
We may collect information about your visits to our websites, including the pages you view, the links you click, and other actions you take with the National Choice websites and services. We may also collect certain information from the browser you used to come to our website, such as your Internet Protocol address, browser type and language, access times, the Uniform Resource Locator (URL) of the website that referred you to our website and to which URL you browse away from our site if you click on a link on our site.
Use of Personal Information
National Choice uses your personal information to:
Personal information collected may be stored and processed in the United States or any other country in which National Choice or its agents maintain facilities, and by using National Choice products or services (including our website), you consent to any such transfer of information outside of your country. Information is retained for the duration of any contract period, as well as for a period of up to 10 years after the termination of customer contracts and any renewals thereof.
National Choice May Share Personal Information With
We may share your personal information with National Choice affiliates, or agents to provide you with product(s) or service(s) you request. We may also disclose your personal information in connection with law enforcement, fraud prevention, or other legal action; as required by law or regulation; or if National Choice reasonably believes it is necessary to protect National Choice or its affiliates, its customers, or the public.
In addition, we may share your personal information with business partners that help National Choice or its affiliates analyze and/or improve our communication or relationship with you. National Choice or its affiliates may also provide your personal information to government entities to determine your eligibility for products and services. Except as described above, we will not disclose your personal information to third parties for their own marketing purposes unless you have provided consent.
Third party Advertising and Analytics
We may also use third-party advertising or analytics firms to serve ads on our behalf or to help us serve more relevant content, and/or measure our advertising, website effectiveness, and other factors.
How You can Access Your Information
National Choice wants to help you keep your personal information accurate. To review, verify or correct your personal information, please contact our customer service department in writing. National Choice may not be able to provide you with access to your personal information, where such refusal is permitted or required by applicable law or regulatory requirements. National Choice will inform you of the reasons why, subject to any legal or regulatory restrictions, access has been denied.
Your Communication Preferences
You may change or withdraw your consent to receive marketing communications from National Choice any time, subject to legal or contractual restrictions and reasonable notice, by contacting National Choice’s customer service department. In some circumstances, a change in or withdrawal of consent may limit our ability to provide products or services to you. Because some marketing communications are developed in advance, you may sometimes receive solicitations after we receive a change in your consent to provide you with communications.
We assume, unless you advise us otherwise, that by receiving a copy of this privacy statement or by continuing to deal with National Choice or its affiliated entities, you have consented to the collection, use and disclosure of your personal information as explained in this privacy statement.
Safeguarding Personal Information
National Choice is committed to protecting the security of your personal information. We use a variety of technological, physical and organizational protections and procedures to help protect your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure, such as encryption, passwords, physical security, etc. While we strive to protect your personal information, National Choice cannot ensure or warrant that the personal information or private communications you transmit to us will always remain private, and you do so at your own risk.
If a password is used to help protect your accounts and personal information, it is your responsibility to keep your password confidential. Do not share this information with anyone. If you are sharing a computer with anyone you should always log out before leaving a site or service to protect access to your information from subsequent users. We will not require you to transmit your Social Security Number (“SSN”) on the Internet unless the connection is secure or the SSN is encrypted, or require you to transmit your SSN to access a website without requiring additional authentication.
Use of ‘Cookies’
When you access National Choice’s website, some information in the form of a “cookie” or similar file may be automatically downloaded to your computer. This helps us to enhance the on-line experience of visitors to our sites. If you do not want cookies sent to or stored on your system, most Internet browsers will allow you to delete cookies from your computer hard drive, prevent them from being stored or signal a warning before a cookie is stored. You should refer to your browser instructions or help screen to learn more about these functions.
Children’s Online Privacy
National Choice’s website is not intended for use by children. We do not knowingly collect any information from children under the age of 14.
Changes to Our Privacy Statement
We will occasionally update this privacy statement. If we make changes to the privacy statement regarding how National Choice will use your personal information, we will revise the privacy statement to reflect such changes and revise the statement’s effective date, included at the end of this section. We encourage you to periodically review this statement to be informed of how National Choice is protecting your personal information.
If you would like to contact us for any reason regarding our privacy practices, please write to us at the following address:
National Choice Energy, LLC
17113 Miramar Parkway, Suite 200
Miramar, FL 33027
You may also email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Effective Date: July 10, 2017