Privacy Policy

The BettenField Group takes privacy very seriously.  This Privacy Policy governs our relationship with users and job applicants in regards to the information provided to The BettenField Group in connection with the services or applications for employment.

By submitting information to The BettenField Group, you agree to and accept the following privacy policy:

1. What Does This Privacy Policy Cover?

This Privacy Policy covers The BettenField Group’s treatment of information (“Information”) that The BettenField Group gathers in connection with our provision of services and in connection with employment applications submitted to the BettenField Group. This policy does not apply to the practices of companies that The BettenField Group does not own or control, or to individuals that The BettenField Group does not employ or manage.

2.  What Information Does The BettenField Group Collect, and How Does The BettenField Group Use That Information?

The information we gather from users and job applicants enables us to personalize and improve our services. We collect the following types of information from our users and job applicants:

a. Information You Provide to Us:

    • We receive and store any information you provide to us through The BettenField Group website, email, hard copy, or any other method. The types of Information collected may include your name, email address, mailing address, resume information, phone number, IP address, browser information, and any other information necessary for us to provide our services. You can choose not to provide us with certain information, but then you may not be able to take advantage of some of our services.

 b. Information Collected Automatically:

    • We receive and store certain types of information whenever you interact with The BettenField Group website. The BettenField Group automatically receives and records information on our server logs from your browser including your IP address, browser information, and other standard web logging information.
    • Generally, our service automatically collects usage information, such as the numbers and frequency of visitors to The BettenField Group website, similar to TV ratings that indicate how many people watched a particular show. The BettenField Group only uses this data in aggregate form, that is, as a statistical measure, and not in a manner that would identify you personally. This type of aggregate data enables us to figure out how often people use parts of The BettenField Group website so that we can make it appealing to as many users as possible, and improve those services and data.

c. Cookies. A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer, and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. The BettenField Group may use cookies to help The BettenField Group identify and track visitors, their usage of The BettenField Group website, and their website access preferences. Visitors to The BettenField Group website who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using The BettenField Group website, with the drawback that certain features of The BettenField Group website may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

d. The BettenField Group Uses Your Information for 2 Main Purposes:

    • Evaluating applicants for potential employment;
    • Communication with potential users of our services.

3.     Will The BettenField Group Share Any of the Information it Receives?

We neither rent nor sell your Information to anyone. We will not share your Information with anyone outside of The BettenField Group, except when we believe in good faith that release of your Information is necessary to comply with the law; enforce or apply our conditions of use and other agreements; or protect the rights, property, or safety of The BettenField Group, our employees, our users, or others.

4.     Is Information About Me Secure?

The BettenField Group endeavors to protect user Information to ensure that it is kept private. However, The BettenField Group cannot guarantee the security of user Information. Unauthorized entry or use, hardware or software failure, and other factors, may compromise the security of the Information at any time.

The BettenField Group is not responsible for the privacy policies and/or practices on other sites or third party applications which may be accessed through our site. When using another site or third party application you should read the privacy policy stated on that site. This Privacy Policy only governs information collected by The BettenField Group.

5.     What Choices Do I Have?

  • You can always opt not to disclose information, even though it may be needed to take advantage of or register for certain features of The BettenField Group’s services.
  • You may request deletion of your Information by sending an email to legal@bettenfield.com. Upon receipt of such a request, we will keep copies of only those items which we are required by law to keep.

6.     Changes to this Privacy Policy

The BettenField Group may amend this Privacy Policy from time to time.  Use of Information we collect now is subject to the Privacy Policy in effect at the time such Information is used. If we make changes in the way we use Information, we will notify you by posting an announcement on our website or by sending you an email.  It is your responsibility to monitor this page for any changes, and you will be bound by any changes to the Privacy Policy when you use our services after such changes have been first posted.

Questions or Concerns

If you have any questions or concerns regarding our Privacy Policy, please send us a detailed message at legal@bettenfield.com. We will make every effort to resolve your concerns.

Effective Date: September 3, 2012