Collection and Use of Personal Information
Personal information is data that can be used to uniquely identify or contact a single person.
You may be asked to provide your personal information anytime you are in contact with Penny Lane’s™ QuickBooks® Now!
Here are some examples of the types of personal information Penny Lane’s™ QuickBooks® Now! may collect and how we may use it.
What personal information we collect
- When you create an Penny Lane’s™ QuickBooks® Now! ID, sign up for newsletter or new product notifications, we may collect certain information, including your name, mailing address, phone number, email address, contact preferences, and credit card information.
How we use your personal information
- The personal information we collect allows us to keep you posted on Penny Lane’s™ QuickBooks® Now! ’s latest product announcements, software updates, and upcoming events. It also helps us to improve our services, content, and advertising.
- We may also use personal information for internal purposes such as auditing, data analysis, and research to improve Penny Lane’s™ QuickBooks® Now! ’s products, services, and customer communications.
Cookies and Other Technologies
Penny Lane’s™ QuickBooks® Now! ’s website, online services, interactive applications, email messages, and advertisements may use “cookies” and other technologies such as pixel tags and web beacons. These technologies help us better understand user behavior, tell us which parts of our website people have visited, and facilitate and measure the effectiveness of advertisements and web searches..
Disclosure to Third Parties
Penny Lane’s™ QuickBooks® Now! does not sell, trade, or rent your personal information to others. Penny Lane’s™ QuickBooks® Now! may provide aggregate statistics about our customers, sales, traffic patterns, and related site information to reputable third-party vendors, but these statistics will not include personally identifying information.
Penny Lane’s™ QuickBooks® Now! may release account information when we believe, in good faith, that such release is reasonably necessary to (i) comply with law, (ii) enforce or apply the terms of any of our user agreements or (iii) protect the rights, property or safety of Simple Joe, our users, or others.
Protection of Personal Information
Penny Lane’s™ QuickBooks® Now! takes precautions — including administrative, technical, and physical measures — to safeguard your personal information against loss, theft, and misuse, as well as against unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, and destruction.
Penny Lane’s™ QuickBooks® Now! online services such as the Penny Lane’s™ QuickBooks® Now! Online Tutorials use Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) encryption on all web pages where personal information is collected. To make purchases from these services, you must use an SSL-enabled browser such as Safari, Firefox, or Internet Explorer. Doing so protects the confidentiality of your personal information while it’s transmitted over the Internet.
When you use some Penny Lane’s™ QuickBooks® Now! products, services, or applications or post on an Penny Lane’s™ QuickBooks® Now! forum, chat room, or social networking service, the personal information you share is visible to other users and can be read, collected, or used by them. You are responsible for the personal information you choose to submit in these instances. For example, if you list your name and email address in a forum posting, that information is public. Please take care when using these features.
Access to Personal Information
You can help ensure that your contact information and preferences are accurate, complete, and up to date by logging in to your account at www.quickbooksnow.com/myaccount. For other personal information, we make good faith efforts to provide you with access so you can request that we correct the data if it is inaccurate or delete the data if Penny Lane’s™ QuickBooks® Now! is not required to retain it by law or for legitimate business purposes. We may decline to process requests that are unreasonably repetitive, require disproportionate technical effort, jeopardize the privacy of others, are extremely impractical, or for which access is not otherwise required by local law.
Third-Party Sites and Services
Penny Lane’s™ QuickBooks® Now! websites, products, applications, and services may contain links to third-party websites, products, and services. Information collected by third parties, which may include such things as location data or contact details, is governed by their privacy practices. We encourage you to learn about the privacy practices of those third parties.