JM Energy Intl, LLC

GetSolar.com Privacy Policy

JM Energy Intl, LLC (the “Company” or “We”) provides this Privacy Policy to describe and the types of information we may collect from you, our practices for using, maintaining, protecting and disclosing your information, and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used on the Company’s website, GetSolar.com (our “Website”).

Please read this Privacy Policy carefully to understand our policies and practices regarding your information and how we will treat it.  If you do not agree with our policies and practices, your choice is not to use our Website.  By accessing or using our Website, you agree to this Privacy Policy. This Privacy Policy may change from time to time (see Changes to this Privacy Policy below). Your continued use of this Website after we make changes is deemed to be acceptance of those changes, so please check the policy periodically for updates.

Information We Collect and How We Collect It

Information You Provide to Us.  You may visit our Website without disclosing any personally identifiable information (“Personal Information”).  However, if you choose to register with our Website, you will be asked to provide certain Personal Information, such as your name, address, telephone number and/or email address.  The Company uses Personal Information provided to it through this Website for the purpose for which it is provided, such as, for example, to process your request to find solar product installers and/or service providers or to have the Company send you certain information and content.  The Company may also use your Personal Information to provide you with information it believes may be of interest to you.  Users may contact us to update any Personal Information about them, to correct any inaccuracies or to have their Personal Information removed by emailing us at info@getsolar.com

Information We Collect Automatically.  As you navigate through and interact with this Website, we may use automatic data collection technologies to collect certain information about your equipment, browsing actions and patterns, including:

• Details of your visits to our Website, including traffic data, logs and other communication data and the resources that you access and use on our Website.

• Information about your computer and internet connection, including your IP address, operating system and browser type.

The information we collect automatically is statistical data and does not include Personal Information.  It helps us to improve our Website and to deliver a better and more personalized service, including by enabling us to:

• Estimate our audience size and usage patterns.

• Store information about your preferences, allowing us to customize our Website according to your individual interests.

• Speed up your searches.

• Recognize you when you return to our Website.

The technologies we use for this automatic data collection may include cookies.  A cookie is a small file placed on the hard drive of your computer. You may refuse to accept browser cookies by activating the appropriate setting on your browser.  However, if you select this setting, you may be unable to access certain parts of our Website.  Unless you have adjusted your browser setting so that it will refuse cookies, our system will issue cookies when you direct your browser to our Website.


Third-Party Use of Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies.
Some content or applications, including advertisements, on our Website may be served by third parties, including advertisers, ad networks and servers, content providers and application providers.  These third parties may use cookies alone or in conjunction with web beacons or other tracking technologies to collect information about you when you use our Website.  They may collect information about your online activities over time and across different websites and other online services . They may use this information to provide you with interest-based (behavioral) advertising or other targeted content.
We do not control these third parties' tracking technologies or how they may be used.  If you have any questions about an advertisement or other targeted content, you should contact the responsible provider directly.  For information about how you can opt out of receiving targeted advertising from many providers, visit www.aboutads.info/choices.

How We Use Your Information

The Company may use your Personal Information to:

• Grant access to the Company’s online resources and services, respond to requests for information regarding solar equipment installers and service providers and provide other information you request.

• Make our Website easier for you to use.

• Help us customize content most relevant to your interests.

• Notify you about important news concerning the Company.

• Notify you of product updates, technical support issues, events and special offers we think you may be interested in.
We may also use your information to contact you about our own and third parties' goods and services that may be of interest to you. If you do not want us to use your information in this way, you may opt out as described under Choices About How We Use Your Information below.
We may use the information we have collected from you to enable us to display advertisements to our advertisers' target audiences. Even though we do not disclose your Personal Information for these purposes without your consent, if you click on or otherwise interact with an advertisement, the advertiser may assume that you meet its target criteria.

Disclosure of Your Information

We may disclose aggregated information about our users, and information that does not identify any individual, without restriction.

The Company may disclose your Personal Information as follows: 

• To our subsidiaries and affiliates.

• To contractors, service providers and other third parties we use to support our business.

• To a buyer or other successor in the event of a merger, divestiture, restructuring, reorganization, dissolution or other sale or transfer of some or all of the Company's assets, whether as a going concern or as part of bankruptcy, liquidation or similar proceeding, in which Personal Information held by the Company about our Website users is among the assets transferred.

• To third parties we have selected to offer to perform services or sell products to residential and commercial solar customers.  In particular, the Company has entered into a business relationship with EnergySage, whereby the Company shares with EnergySage the Personal Information of registrants of this Website to allow EnergySage to assist the Company in connecting such registrants with solar vendors that may be of interest.  EnergySage has committed to handle such Personal Information in accordance with its privacy policy at https://www.energysage.com/privacy-policy.  The Company may also enter into partnerships and other affiliations directly with vendors of solar products and services.  Such vendors may be provided access to certain Personal Information to evaluate users who request or express interest in a product or service for service eligibility. 

• To fulfill the purpose for which you provide it.

• For any other purpose disclosed by us when you provide the Personal Information.

• With your consent.

In addition, the Company may disclose Personal Information about you if required to do so by law or pursuant to a legal process, in order to respond to a request from law enforcement authorities or other government officials, and/or when the Company believes disclosure is necessary or appropriate to prevent physical harm or financial loss or in connection with an investigation of suspected or actual illegal activity. 

Links to Third-Party Websites

This Website may contain links to external websites operated by third parties.  Please be aware that these third party websites are governed only by their own privacy policies and terms of use.  Links to third party websites from this Website are provided solely as a convenience to you.  If you use these links, you will leave this Website.  The Company has not reviewed these third party websites and does not control them.  The Company does not assume any responsibility or liability for the content or your use of any of these websites, their content, privacy policies and terms of use.  The Company does not endorse or make any representations about them or any information, software or other products or materials found there, or any results that may be obtained from using them.  If you decide to access any of the third party websites linked to this Website, you do so at your own risk.

Personalized URL Links and Personalized Message Content

Occasionally, we may create a unique web URL link for certain visitors.  If you visit one of these websites, you may find forms that are already filled out with your name, or other types of information you have previously indicated an interest in, based on information you have given us before.

We may also personalize the content of newsletters, e-mail offers or invitations based on topics in which you have previously indicated an interest.  We collect information about how you consume this type of personalized information in order to help us provide you with other information that is better tailored to your interests.

If you choose to visit one of these personalized web URL links, you are agreeing to allow the Company to collect information about your visits and also to associate that information with other information about you and your relationship with the Company.  If you do not wish your information to be used in this way, do not accept the invitation to visit these websites.


Choices About How We Use Your Information

The Company offers you the choice of receiving different types of communication and information related to the Company, and various solar products and services.  You may subscribe to e-newsletters or other publications; you may also elect to receive marketing communications and other special offers from us via e-mail.  If at any time you would like to change your communication preferences, contact us at info@getsolar.com.

Your California Privacy Rights

California Civil Code Section § 1798.83 permits users of our Website who are California residents to request certain information regarding our disclosure of personal information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. To make such a request, contact us at info@getsolar.com.

Our Commitment To Data Security

The Company is concerned about the security of your information.  Personal Information collected by the Website is securely stored and is not accessible to third parties or the Company’s employees except as indicated above.  To prevent unauthorized access or disclosure, to maintain data accuracy, and to ensure the appropriate use of information, we have put in place reasonable physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online. 

Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we do our best to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee the security of your Personal Information transmitted to our Website.  Any transmission of Personal Information is at your own risk.  We are not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures contained on our Website, and we take no responsibility for any security breaches or malfunctions that are caused by, but not limited to, the following: software bugs, hardware failure, malicious acts by a third party, including tampering, hacking attacks, viruses, break-ins, or natural disasters or acts of God. 

Changes To This Privacy Policy

We may update or change this Privacy Policy from time to time and without prior notice to you.  Please review the Privacy Policy each time you use our Website.  By your continued use of our Website, you consent to the terms of the revised Privacy Policy.  The date the Privacy Policy was last updated is identified at the bottom of the page.

How To Contact Us

If you have comments or questions about this Privacy Policy, you may e-mail us at: info@getsolar.com.

You may also contact us via mail at the following address:

JM Energy Int’l, LLC d/b/a GetSolar.com
505 Montgomery St, 11th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94111
Toll free:  800-265-3646

Updated:  January __, 2016