Skillhop ("we", "us," or "Company") respects the privacy of its users (“you”) whether you are Project Owners or Contractors (as defined in the Terms and Conditions)
“Skillhop”, “we” or “us” refers to the business which owns this website Skillhop, our Site, or our Service, depending on the context of the usage;
“Website(s)” refers to the Company’s applications, websites, content, products, and services;
“You” or “user” refers to you, the person who is entering into this Agreement with Skillhop, the owner and operator of Skillhop.com.
“Contractor” will refer to any users wishing to bid on projects listed by other users of Skillhop.
“Project Owner” will refer to any users posting a project on the Website.
3. Information Collected.
When using our Website, you will be required to provide us with your name, address, e-mail, business name, business address, telephone number, mobile telephone number, and credit card number. Your credit card information will not be stored on Skillhop servers, and will instead be maintained by our payment processor. You may also be required to submit additional personally identifiable information to us in order for us to better provide you with services or information on the project you are posting. If you are a Contractor, we may collect additional information from you or the state board in regards to your licenses and classifications. Contractors may also have information posted about them, including reviews of their work, pictures of their work, etc… Project Owners will also provide the location of the project, but the location will only be visible to Contractors selected by the Project Owner to be involved with the project. Whenever you visit our Website, we may collect non-identifying information from you, such as your IP address, referring URL, browser, operating system, cookie information, and Internet Service Provider. Additionally, by using our Website, we will collect usage statistics about your interactions with our Website. Without a subpoena, voluntary compliance on the part of your Internet Service Provider, or additional records from a third party such as your wireless provider, this information alone cannot usually be used to identify you.
Our Website is for the use of contractor’s and those wishing to have construction projects completed. We restrict the use of our service to individuals age 18 and above. We do not knowingly collect, maintain, or use personal information from any person under the age of 18.
4. Use of Your Information.
We will never sell, transfer or give your personally identifying information to a third party for commercial purposes without your permission. However, you agree that we may use your information:
- To enhance or improve your user experience on our Website.
- To understand how you use our Website.
- To transfer to third parties and other users with your consent.
- To process transactions between you and Skillhop.
- To send emails about other third party products or services.
- To send e-mails about our Website or respond to inquiries.
- To exchange, sell or transfer with third parties for marketing purposes.
- To resolve disputes between you and Skillhop.
- To facilitate the resolution of any legal dispute arising in connection with the use of our Website
- To perform any other function that we believe in good faith is necessary to protect the security or proper functioning of our Website.
We may use and share non-personal information we collect under any of the above circumstances. We may combine non-personal information we collect with additional non-personal information collected from other sources. We also may share aggregated, non-personal information, or personal information in hashed, non-human readable form, with third parties, including advisors, advertisers and investors, for the purpose of conducting general business analysis or other business purposes. For example, we may engage a data provider who may collect web log data from you (including IP address and information about your browser or operating system), or place or recognize a unique cookie on your browser to enable you to receive customized ads or content. The cookies may reﬂect de-identified demographic or other data linked to data you voluntarily have submitted to us (such as your email address), that we may share with a data provider solely in hashed, non-human readable form. To opt-out of cookies that may be set by third party data or advertising partners, please go to http://www.aboutads.info/choices/.
5. Accessing, Editing and Removing Your Information.
Users may in some cases be able to review and edit the personal information they have provided to us by logging into their account on the Website and editing their account. In order to make these changes simply access your account and profile settings. Although most changes in information or data collection preferences may change immediately some information may stay stored on a browser’s web cache. We take no responsibility for stored information in your cache, or in other devices that may store information, and disclaim all liability of such. In addition, we may, from time to time, retain residual information about you in our backup and/or database.
7. Third Parties.
Skillhop, or users, may post links to third party websites on the Website, which may include information that we have no control over. Whether you access third party websites through a link on our Website, or as a consequence of using our Website, you acknowledge that you are aware that these third party websites are not screened for privacy or security issues by us, and you release us from any liability for the conduct of these third party websites.
8. Third Party Access to Your Information.
9. Law Enforcement.
10. Commercial and Non-Commercial Communications.
11. Security Measures.
We take certain measures to enhance the security of our Website through PCI DSS compliant hosting and SSL Certificates. We also employ vulnerability scanning. However, we make no guarantees as to the security or privacy of your information. We make every attempt to keep our website secure, but we recommend that you use anti-virus software, strong passwords, routine credit checks, firewalls, and other precautions to protect yourself from security and privacy threats.
13. International Transfer.