"Personal Information" is information about you that is personally identify you, like your name, address, email, skype or phone number, as well as other non-public information that is associated with the foregoing.
"Anonymous Information" means information that is not linked to your Personal Information; Anonymous Information does not permit the identification of individual persons.
Notification of Changes
This Site Contains Links to Other Sites
Hiretowork is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of any other websites to which the Site links or to which link to the Site. By clicking on a link, logo or other item, or using certain services available on the Site, including the online communication services, please note that you may no longer be on the Hiretowork Site. To check what Internet location you are on, note the URL at the top and/or bottom of your browser. We encourage you to read the posted privacy statement of that website whenever interacting with any website.
This area of the Site is for the benefit of Users. The private and shared Workroom areas of the Site facilitate communication and the exchange and sharing of information between users once a bid has been accepted. The information contained in private Workrooms shared between Clients and freelancers is not used for any purposes other than to facilitate communication and the exchange of information between the parties involved. Hiretowork reserves the right to monitor communications in the Workroom in order to verify compliance with our Terms of Service, international, federal or state laws and/or our other stated policies.
Information We Gather
Credit card information is transmitted via SSL ("Secure Socket Layer") encryption for your protection.
The Hiretowork Payment System
The Hiretowork Payment Service requires Members to pay with a credit card, wire transfer, ACH or debit card, check, or PayPal. Consequently, Hiretowork will collect your credit card number and/or other entered financial institution information such as bank account numbers or PayPal email ID and will use that information to bill your Contractor membership fee and/or to perform the billing operation on behalf of the Contractor, including but not limited to the use and disclosure of such credit card number and information to our providers as necessary to complete such billing operation. Verification of credit information, however, is accomplished solely by the User through the authentication process.
Third Party Service Providers and Agents
We use credit card and other payment processing companies to bill you for goods and services and email marketing companies to send emails from Hiretowork to opt-inusers. We will share your Personal Information as necessary for third parties to provide these services. These companies do not retain, share, store or use Personal Information for any other purposes.
As part of registration, you may set up a Profile describing your experience and qualifications. After becoming a member, in order to place bids, you must create a Profile, and in order to create a Profile, you will be required to provide some information about your company or business. If you decide to offer a service, potential clients may review your Profile to help them decide whether to make a bid on your service.
You may provide Hiretowork information when you interact with us through email, otherwise. We may retain such information in order to provide you with Site Services, including for diagnosing technical issues.
How We Use and Disclose Information
We use Personal Information for our own internal purposes including contacting you via email to inform you about updates to Site Services and providing you with information relating to e-commerce transactions that you conduct on the Site. We reserve all of the right to disclose your information as required by law. We do not rent or sell our Users' Personal Information to third parties. We do, however, provide you with the opportunity to receive newsletters via email. If you decide to opt in to receive newsletters, you may opt out of receiving these newsletters at any time by clicking on your Preferences and choosing Email Notifications to Unsubscribe.
We may send you email communications including information that we think may be of interest to you. You may opt out of receiving these email communications via email unsubscribe. We do not send any of your Personal Information to our advertisers.
Hiretowork's Contractors and Partners
To the extent necessary to provide you with the services on the Site, we may provide your Personal Information to third party contractors and/or partners who work on behalf of or with Hiretowork to provide you with such services, to help us communicate with you or to maintain the Site.
We share the email addresses of Contractors and Clients to each other once a project is awarded on our Site to enable work on the project to be completed. In addition, Members involved in a transaction may request full contact information of the other party, including name, company name, phone number and mailing address. If you request the contact information of another User, your contact information will also be released to that User. If another User requests your contact information, we will disclose it to him or her. You agree not to use the disclosed information of other Users for any purpose other than providing the applicable services or resolving a dispute.
Hiretowork cooperates with law enforcement inquiries, as well as other third parties to enforce laws, such as: intellectual property rights, fraud, theft, harassment and other rights. We can (and you authorize us to) disclose any information ( Either that is your private information )about you, including the content of your online communications, if we believe that such information disclosure is necessary for our safety to comply with relevant laws or to respond to subpoenas or warrants served on us or to protect or to defend the rights or property of Hiretowork or third parties or to assist in an investigation or to respond to an emergency that poses a threat to the safety of Users or other persons.
Although we currently do not have a parent company, any subsidiaries, joint ventures or other companies under Hiretowork.
If our company or our assets related to the Site are acquired by another company, we will attempt to notify you so that you may make an informed decision about this new use of your Personal Information. See the "Notification of Changes" section above to find out how we will notify you.
We may use Anonymous Information to analyze inquiry, request and usage patterns so that we may enhance our services and the Site. We reserve all of the right to use and disclose your any Information to third parties in our discretion in good faith.
Comments Submitted by Users
Hiretowork constantly seeks to improve the quality of the services we provide and the User experience on the Site. We value your input and encourage you to help us expand and make improvements to the Site by providing us with any thoughts or comments you might have regarding our services or the operation of the Site. You can submit any comments you have to us by clicking on the link "Email us" at the top of most of the pages on the Site. The "Email Us" page asks for your email address and Username. Your Username is optional. If you provide this information, we will only use it to acknowledge or respond to your comments.
We will do all necessary things commercially reasonable methods to keep Personal Information securely in our files and systems. Our Payment System is operated using secure Internet connections, using SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) encryption, to help protect your financial data. Please note that with current technology, we cannot guarantee the security of your data as it travels over the Internet.
We will retain your information for as long as your account is active or as needed to provide you services. If you wish to cancel your account or request that we no longer use your information to provide you services contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
. We will retain and use your information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.
We do not intentionally gather personal information of any visitors who are under the age of 14.
Terminating Your Membership
We save your Personal Information until your membership with us is terminated and you unsubscribe to email notifications. To terminate your membership or to close your account, contact our support team via email @ email@example.com If you terminate your membership, your Personal Information cannot be recovered. You may continue to receive email communications for a short period of time until we have updated all of our databases. After termination of your membership, your Personal Information will always remain on our database and records. Notwithstanding the above, we will maintain information on Users who have been removed for violating our Membership Agreement.
Correcting/Updating Your Information and Opting Out
This website gives the options for modifying information previously provided:
- You may update your registration information using the Preferences page, under Settings, in the Hiretowork navigation bar after you register.
- You may update your credit card information using the Account page, under the Settings section of the Site.
- This Site provides Users the opportunity to opt out of receiving promotional email communications from us, Hiretowork newsletters and other Site information using Preferences, Email Notifications under the Settings section of the Site or by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org. However, you may not opt out of receiving administrative communications from Hiretowork regarding the Site Services or the Site, except by terminating your membership. In addition, you may not opt out of Hiretowork sending you legal notices related to Site Services or the Site.
- For other requests, please contact us at Support@hiretowork.com, or at the following address:
925 Kennebec Ln
Naperville, IL 60563
We will respond within 30 days.
If you wish to report a violation of the Terms of Service, have any questions or need assistance, please contact Hiretowork Customer Support as follows: