Who We Are
We are an on-line consumer referral service that introduces persons such as yourself to certain of our legal affiliates who have expressed a general willingness to review your information and determine if they are willing to provide you with the services or products that prompted you to visit our Site. When you visit our Site, you will be requested to complete provide certain information that our legal affiliates request in order to perform a preliminary analysis of your qualifications to receive the service or products. Based upon your consent, as evidenced by your registering with us on this Site (i.e., your submission of the requested information on the application), we will forward the information that you provided to certain of our legal affiliates.
We also collect user information that can help us optimize and enhance your experience on our Site; as well as provide you with an efficient, safe, smooth, and customized experience. For example, if you came to this Site from an online banner ad, pop-up or other advertisement, an anonymous identification number may be passed to our Site. In some cases, we may place a cookie in your browser. The aforementioned information cannot, by itself, be used to gather any personally identifiable information about you, but it will allow us to track the overall effectiveness of our online advertising campaigns. We also automatically track certain information with respect to your behavior on the Site through the forgoing cookie or identification number. This non personally identifiable information may include the Internet address or URL that you just came from and which URL you go to next; your computer browser information; and your IP address. We use this non personally identifiable information in conjunction with some of the information that you provided to us to do internal research on our users’ demographics and behavior; and to better understand how to best serve other users of this Site. Third parties may also set cookies on our sites to determine proper site usage and click count.
How We Use Your Information
We collect the information that you submit and which our legal affiliates consider necessary for performing a preliminary evaluation of your qualifications for their products and services. Prior to sending your information to our legal affiliates, we attempt to validate it. For example, we may compare and review your personal information for errors, omissions, and accuracy based upon past usage and response; or compare your information against other publicly available files; or validate some of the personal information submitted to verify that the information inputted has a high probability of being valid information.
After we submit your information to our legal affiliates, our affiliates may begin a separate and independent evaluation of the information you submit. If our legal affiliates find that the Preliminary Application meets with their more specific acceptance criterion, they may contact you directly by phone, mail or e-mail.
For example, we may share your personal information with select legal affiliates so that they can contact you and offer you products and or services that we believe might be of interest to you. This may include e-mail advertising, telephone marketing, direct mail marketing, and online banner advertising to name a few. In addition, we may maintain separate e-mail, mailing or phone lists for different purposes based on the information that you submitted and that we maintain. For your information, our legal affiliates have all agreed to operate in accordance with federal and state laws and regulations relating to the handling of your personal information. If you wish to end any e-mail correspondence from us, you will need to Opt-out from receiving further correspondence by advising us of your decision to Opt-out by clicking a link in the e-mail to our Opt-out procedures. Within ten (10) business days, your e-mail address will be placed on a suppression list and we will no longer correspond with you by email. If you wish to end future correspondence with any of our Legal affiliates, you will need to follow the instructions at the end of any such each e-mail message from them to unsubscribe from such affiliate’s e-mail. You are able to opt-out when registering with us.
Legal Affiliate Vetting Process
Our through process of due diligence includes but limited to: Initial credential verification to ensure affiliates licensing is up to date and valid. Background intelligence: Compliance with state and federal mandated background checks, making sure legal affiliates are not subject to any federal or state disciplinary actions. Legal Tax Defense follows state and federal limitations on use of convictions for disqualification. We also ensure verification of authorization to work in the U.S