Our goal at Franchise Technology Risk Management is to help our clients leverage information security to optimize the way they do business from protecting information assets to ensuring more efficient and secure computing business practices. Franchise Technology Risk Management understands and respects your privacy and you may browse our site without providing us any information about yourself or your company. However, in order to provide you with specific services that you have requested, we may need to request personal information to best fulfill your data security requirements. This policy statement will dictate how FTRM will collect and use this personal information.

METHODS OF DATA COLLECTION

FTRM collects data from the following methods:

  • � Registration pages and online forms such as Contact Us
    � Through the process of online sales inquiries and questionnaires
    � From any electronic communications sent to FTRM

TYPES OF DATA COLLECTED

Personal Identifiable information

Our website only collects Personal Identifiable Information from you if you chose to provide it to us. Personal Identifiable Information collected with your consent may include, name, e-mail address, and any inquires you may make through our web site. We will provide such information when required by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary in order to comply with the law or legal process.

Non-personal Identifiable Information

This site also collects Non-personal Identifiable information about your visit, but not about you personally. We may monitor website statistics to improve our online presence and usage such as: the number of visitors our site, which pages are visited, from which domain our visitors are referred to our site and the type of web browsers people use to visit our site.

INFORMATION USE

The information collected by this web site is used only for responding to your inquiries, for processing transactions you request, for improving our products and services, and the improving the content of our web site.

If you decide that you do not want to receive further emails regarding your inquiry from FTRM, you can email info[at]ftrm.biz with �Please Remove� or use the telephone number (212) 689-0400 with a request that we not continue to email you.

The FTRM website contains links to other web sites and is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of any such sites and does not endorse these sites.

DATA SECURITY

We recognize the importance of security for all Personal Identifiable Information collected by our web site and have taken steps to protect against the loss, misuse, or unauthorized alteration of Personal Identifiable Information collected through this web site.

When we request or transmit sensitive information, such as credit card information or Social Security Numbers, we use secure socket layer (SSL) encryption and we limit access to Personal Identifiable Information to those employees who need access in order to carry out their job responsibilities (Role Based Access Control).

POLICY CHANGES

We may revise and update this online privacy policy and will notify you by posting an announcement on the web site. If we are going to use your personally identifiable information in a manner different from that stated at the time of collection we will notify you via email.

You will have a choice as to whether or not we use your information in this different manner. In most cases where we post the notice we will also email users, who have opted to receive communications from us, notifying them of the changes in our privacy practices.

CONTACT

Franchise Technology Risk Management
3 Park Avenue 15th Floor
New York, NY 10016
info[at]ftrm.biz
(212) 689-0400