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Last Updated October 23, 2017
What information do we collect?
How do we collect your information?
a. From You. We collect Information that you provide directly to us in connection with an inquiry about our services or an application to obtain our services. The Information collected from you will vary depending on the product or service requested.
b. Other Sources. We may obtain Information about you from our affiliates, credit bureaus, retail locations that offer our services (a “Merchant”), and third-parties that collect your information in order to submit your application to us. We may also use certain third parties to complete, validate, or verify Information that you have provided to us in order to assist you in your use of the Progressive Platform, in order to supplement information already provided by you, or in the prevention or identification of identity theft and fraud.
- i. Cookies. A cookie is a small text file that is stored on your computer for record keeping purposes. When you visit the Progressive Platforms, we may assign your computer one or more cookies to facilitate your access to the Progressive Platforms, personalize your online experience, maintain continuity during your online sessions, and record information about your visit. Cookies may also be used for anti-fraud and information security purposes, Through the use of a cookie, we also may automatically collect information about your online activity on the Progressive Platforms, such as the web pages visited, the links or advertisements clicked on, and other actions taken while using the Progressive Platform. We may use different kinds of cookies, including HTTP cookies (also known as browser cookies), Local Shared Objects such as Flash cookies, and other similar technologies, such as HTML5 local storage. Most browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify the browser setting to decline cookies. Flash Cookies, which by their nature are associated with Flash Player, may be removed by managing the settings with Adobe by visiting www.adobe.com. If you choose to decline cookies, please note that some of the features and services of the Progressive Platforms may not function properly.
- ii. Web Beacons. Web beacons (also known as clear gifs, pixel tags, targeting and retargeting pixels, third party pixels or web bugs) are small graphic images or other web programming code that may be included in our web pages and e-mail messages. Web beacons or similar technologies may be used for a number of purposes, including, without limitation, to count visitors to the Progressive Platforms, to monitor how you navigate the Progressive Platforms, or to count how many e-mails that were sent were actually opened.
- iii. Social Networks. The Progressive Platforms may also include social network or other third party plugins and widgets that may provide information to their associated social networks or third-parties about the Progressive Platforms that you visit, even if you do not click on or otherwise interact with the plug-in or widget and regardless of whether you have an account or other relationship with these social networks and third parties. Information is transmitted from your browser and may include an identifier assigned by the social network or third-party, information about your browser type, operating system, device type, IP address and the URL of the web page where the plug-in or widget appears. If you use social network tools or visit social networking websites, you should read their privacy policies to learn what information they collect, use, and share.
How do we use your information?
a. Our Usage. We may use your Information, to: i) process, review, determine eligibility, and approve or deny your application for leasing products or other products and services you request; ii) manage your customer relationship, respond to questions, and provide customer service; iii) recognize you across the Progressive Platforms; iv) develop and display content and services tailored to your interests; v) communicate with you via email, telephone, postal mail, and/or your mobile device about our products and services; vi) operate, evaluate, and improve our business and the Progressive Platforms, including to develop new products and services, to perform research, and for audit purposes; vii) analyze usage and performance of the Progressive Platforms and improve your experience and the experience of other users; viii) enforce contractual obligations, verify your identity, and to help prevent or identify fraud, unauthorized or criminal activity, claims, and other liabilities; ix) market our products and services and the products and services of our affiliates and other third parties; x) perform functions as described to you at the time of collection; and xi) share your Information with other parties as described in this document.
b. Job Applicants. If your Information is submitted when applying for a position with us, the Information will be used solely in connection with considering and acting upon your application. We may retain your Information for a period of time, but only for the purpose of considering your application for current or future available positions or as required by law.
With whom do we share your information?
a. Our Businesses. We may share your Information with our affiliates and subsidiaries.
b. Merchants. We may share your Information with the Merchants with whom we do business.
c. Service Providers. We may share your Information with third-party service providers who provide services to us or on our behalf to assist in providing our services and to help us understand your use of our products. Some service providers may automatically collect Information sent by your browser as part of a web page request.
d. Consumer and Credit Reporting Agencies. We may provide your Information to consumer and/or credit reporting agencies and to third parties that provide identity verification and fraud detection.
e. Marketing. We may share your Information with select third parties so that they can send you promotional materials about goods and services (including special offers and promotions) offered by them. After the information is provided to such third parties, the subsequent use or disclosure of such information is subject to those third-parties’ privacy policies and practices. These third parties are unaffiliated with us so you should be sure to review the privacy policies of those parties.
f. Third-Party Advertising and Analytics Companies. We may share your Information with network advertisers, ad agencies, and other advertising partners to serve our ads online. We may also use analytics providers to provide us with information regarding the use of the Progressive Platforms and the effectiveness of our advertisements. You may see ads on the Progressive Platforms and those ads may be served by a third party. These third parties may set and access their own tracking technologies on your device (including cookies and web beacons), and they may otherwise collect or have access to Information about you. Some of these parties may collect Information (including Personal Information) over time when you visit the Progressive Platforms or other online websites and services. We may share Information, including Information that has been de-identified, with third-party advertising companies, analytics providers, and other third parties, including for the purpose of serving you more relevant ads.
We may use a variety of companies to serve our advertisements. Some of these companies are members of the Network Advertising Initiative (“NAI”) or the Digital Advertising Alliance (“DAA”) Self-Regulatory Program for Online Behavioral Advertising and you may want to visit the following web pages, which provide “opt-out” mechanisms for participating companies: http://networkadvertising.org/managing/opt_out.asp; http://www.aboutads.info/choices/. You may also be able to opt-out from certain interest based advertising through your mobile device settings or as described below in the Section titled “What Are Your Options Regarding Your Information.” Please note opting out through these mechanisms does not opt you out of being served advertising. You will continue to receive generic ads while online.
How do we protect your information?
We maintain administrative, technical, and physical safeguards intended to protect against the loss, misuse, unauthorized access, and disclosure of Information, including your social security number. Although we take such precautions seriously, it is impossible for us to guarantee the safety and security of your information.
Our policies prohibit the unlawful disclosure of Personal Information. We share Personal Information externally only where federal and state law allows or requires it. Internally, it’s our policy to limit the access, use, and disclosure of Personal Information to be in line with the job duties of our associates, as well as applicable law. Please note that we do not warrant the security of any Information that we collect, and you use the Progressive Platforms and our services and provide us with your Information at your own risk.
What are your options regarding your information?
c. Targeted Advertising. You may opt-out from many third parties who serve online advertising, including some who serve ads on the Progressive Platforms and elsewhere online, by visiting http://www.networkadvertising.org/managing/opt_out.asp; or http://www.aboutads.info/choices/. Opting out does not mean you will not see any ads when using the Progressive Platforms, but the ads that you see will no longer be customized to you based on your profile or interactions with us.
d. “Do-Not-Track.” Your browser settings may allow you to automatically transmit a “Do Not Track” signal to websites and online services that you visit. Like many websites and online services, the Progressive Platforms do not alter their practices when they receive a “Do Not Track” signal from your browser. To find out more about “Do Not Track,” please visit www.allaboutdnt.com.
How can you contact us?
Phone: 877-898-1970 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. Mountain Time, Monday through Friday
Write: Prog Leasing, LLC, 256 W Data Drive, Draper, UT 84020
Third-party content and sites.
California privacy rights.
If you are a California resident, you may ask us to refrain from sharing Personal Information with third parties for their own direct marketing purposes. You must indicate your preference by contacting us as described above. It may take us up to thirty (30) days to fully process a request.
The Progressive Platforms are not directed to children under the age of 13, and we do not knowingly collect Personal Information from children under the age of 13 through the Progressive Platforms.
Compliance Number 17-220