Collection of information
Advantage Inc. manages personally identifiable information. Advantage Inc. does not disclose any personally identifiable information in a fashion that does not conform to federal law, our client’s data handling policies, and third party terms and conditions.
Advantage Inc. will share collected data with third party services for the use of their respective services provided, otherwise all data are used solely for Advantage Inc. use only.
Personal Information (Respondents and user)
The following information will be collected by Advantage Inc.:
- Birth date
- Phone numbers
The above use of information is collected for:
- Data analytics for research purposes
- Contacts for future surveys
- User experience (in cases where collaboration with geolocation information collected from mobile device is necessary)
Advantage Inc. is serious about security, and it is our responsibility to do our best effort to keep our data safe.
- SSL connection on all web services, API’s, mobile application connection
- User level management to ensure the right people are accessing the right information
- Using third party services that are also in compliance with security standards
Additional policy for mobile application
User device and geolocation information
Advantage Inc. uses device information such as the following for performance enhancement, user experience enhancement, and the accuracy of data collected
- Device ID
- Device ID is collected and stored for logs, security, and device id dependent function.
- Device location
- Location information are collected to enhance user experience, maintain application required functionality, and maintaining the accuracy of data collected.
- User internet IP address
- IP address is collected and stored for security, server logs for possible problems tracking and location purposes.
Advantage Inc. mobile application will request the following hardware permission:
- Device storage
- Temporary storage to provide performance enhancement and continuous operation of the application
- Device Camera
- Access to Camera and Photo album is for sharing to external social media on user’s own discretion.
- Images taken by the application are not collected, stored by Advantage Inc.
- Device Phone
- Access for enhanced user experience and enhanced accessibility
- Conversations and voice are not collected or stored by Advantage Inc.
- Device Microphone
- Microphone functionality enable for voice application
- Conversations are not recorded or stored by Advantage Inc.