Privacy Policy

This privacy policy explains how SmartPayments uses and protects any information that you give us when you use this website.

We are committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain identifying information when you visit this website, then you can be assured it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

What we may collect

With your permission, we may collect the following information:

  • Name, company and job title
  • Contact information, including email address and phone number
  • Demographic information such as country
  • Other information relevant to industry surveys, etc.

What we do with the information we gather

We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better experience, such as targeted content topics and newsletter subscriptions. We collect this information when you register for our newsletter.

Security

We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure, which is why we only use reputable, widely known vendors such as MailChimp to manage our data. View MailChimp’s Privacy Policy.

How we use cookies

A cookie is a small file that asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyze web traffic or allow web applications to respond to you as an individual, such as tailoring its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

We use Google Analytics to identify which pages of SmartPayments.com are being used. This enables us to analyze data about webpage traffic and create content that best serves the needs of our audience. You can view the Google Analytics cookie policy here. We also use an application called Sumo to build our subscriber base. You can view their cookie policy here.

Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. However, this may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

Links to other websites

Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that website. Therefore, we cannot be held responsible for the protection and privacy of any information you provide while visiting such sites, and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

Controlling your personal information

You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information at any time by writing to or emailing us at Editor@SmartPayments.com. You can also unsubscribe at any time by clicking here. We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so. If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.

If you wish to get in touch with us about any of the information above, please contact us.