Privacy policy

This Online Privacy Policy ("Policy") describes how Amount, Inc. collects, aggregates, and uses the information provided and obtained through www.amount.com and affiliate websites (collectively, "Website").

Please read this Policy carefully to understand our policies and practices regarding your information and how we will treat it. If you do not agree with our policies and practices, your choice is not to use our Website. By accessing or using this Website, you agree to this Policy. This Policy may change from time to time. Your continued use of this Website after we make changes is deemed to be acceptance of those changes, so please check this Policy periodically for updates.

If you have any questions about this Policy, please contact us at privacy@amount.com.

For California Residents only: please see our updated California Resident Privacy Policy at the bottom of this page.

What Information Amount Collects

We respect your privacy and are committed to protecting it through our compliance with this Policy. This Policy describes the types of information we may collect from you or that you may provide when you visit this Website and our practices for collecting, using, maintaining, protecting, and disclosing that information.

What Information Amount collects:

  • Basic identifying information
  • Network or device-related information such as an IP address;
  • Network or device-related information such as an IP address;
  • Information about your physical location;
  • Cookies (see below for more information);
  • Any other personal information that you provide in connection with a past, present, or future business or employment opportunity.

How Amount Collects Information

We collect information on our Website, during calls with you, and in email exchanges in which you’ve opted-in. We also obtain information from you and from third parties. For example, we collect and obtain information:

  • You provide, such as when you apply for employment, or sign up for emails or marketing;
  • From third parties, such as service providers that we use, analytics companies, advertising networks and cooperatives, demographic companies, third parties that may provide us with information about you;
  • From social media platforms and networks that you use in connection with our Website, or that share or allow you to share information with us, such as Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn; and 
  • Using cookies and automatic collection methods. For example, we may collect information from the computer, tablet, phone, or other device that you use to access our Website or that you use to open an email. This collection includes automatically collected information, and generally does not include personal information unless you provide it through our Website or you choose to share it with us. Methods we use include:
    • Cookies (which may be session-based or persistent, and are typically small data files that are stored on your hard drive or in connection with your Internet browser)
    • Web beacons or tags (small images embedded into Websites or emails that send information about your computer, tablet, phone, or other device when you visit our Website)
    • Website and mobile application log files (which we tend to create automatically in connection with access to and use of our Website)
    • Other technologies (which may be similar to or different than the methods noted above.

Why Amount Collects Information

We use personal information that we collect in the following ways:

  • To provide you with our services;
  • To perform a contract of employment, or within the anticipation of a contract of employment;
  • To communicate with you about our Website or services, such as to send you updates or other communications or to inform you of any changes to our Website or services;
  • For a specific purpose or for legitimate business purposes;
  • To provide you support or other services you request, such as providing technical support or answering questions about our Website; and
  • To maintain and improve our Website and diagnose any problems with our Website to improve user experience.

How Amount Shares Information

We reserve the right to share information, including personal information, with third parties as described below:

  • With service providers that help us perform Website functions and administer our services;
  • Within our corporate family, such as with subsidiaries, joint ventures, or affiliates, to the extent permitted by law;
  • In connection with a merger, acquisition, consolidation, change of control, or sale of all or a portion of our assets or if we undergo bankruptcy or liquidation;
  • If we believe it is necessary in order to detect, investigate, prevent, or take action against illegal activities, fraud, or situations involving potential threats to the rights, property, or personal safety of any person;
  • If we are legally required to do so, such as in response to court orders or legal process, to establish, protect, or exercise our legal rights, to defend against legal claims or demands, or to comply with the requirements of any mandatory applicable law; and
  • With any other third parties with your consent or for our legitimate business purposes.

How Long Amount Retains Information

  • Amount may keep records of any information and transactions that you enter into or provide in accordance with Amount’s record retention policies.
  • Amount may keep other information about you only to the extent necessary to comply with applicable laws and to further legitimate business needs.

Security Controls

The security of your personal information is important to us. We maintain reasonable physical, technical, and administrative security measures to protect and limit access to your personal information. However, no method of transmission over the Internet or electronic storage technology is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

Third Party Websites

We use third party advertising and media companies to serve ads on our behalf across the Internet and to help manage and optimize our Internet business and communications. Through the use of cookies, such third party companies may collect anonymous information about your visits to our Website and your interaction with our ads and content. For instance, they may keep track of how many of our ads you have seen on other websites before visiting our Website. This information is used to understand your browsing behavior and interests so that we can identify your needs and provide service that is tailored to you.

The Website may contain links to third party websites that are not owned or controlled by Amount. We have no control over the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third party website. You are subject to the policies of those third party websites, where applicable. We encourage you to review the privacy policies of any third party websites before you disclose your personal information.

Browser Signals

While we strive to offer you choices when you use our Website and mobile application, we do not promise that we will be able to receive or honor web browser Do Not Track signals.

Telephone Communications

For quality assurance purposes, we and our authorized partners may monitor or record all telephone communications.

Children’s Privacy

Our Website is not intended for use by children. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under the age of 18 years. If you are under 18, do not use or provide any information on this Website. Please contact us if you believe we may have unknowingly collected information about a child under 18.

California Resident Privacy Policy

This Privacy Notice for California Residents supplements the information contained in our Policy above and applies solely to all visitors, users, and others who reside in the State of California (”consumers” or “you”). We adopt this notice to comply with the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (CCPA) and any terms defined in the CCPA have the same meaning when used in this notice.

Information We Collect
Our Website collects information that identifies, relates to, describes, references, is capable of being associated with, or could reasonably be linked, directly or indirectly, with a particular consumer or device (”personal information”). In particular, our Website has collected some of the following categories of personal information about you within the last (12) months:

Category A: Identifiers (example: your name and email address)
Category B: Personal Information, as defined in Section 1798.80(e) (example: your name)
Category C: Internet or other electronic network activity (example: IP address)
Category D: Geolocation data (example: your location)

Why We Collect Information
We collect your information from the categories listed above for the following business purposes:

  • To provide you with our services
  • To communicate with you about our Website or services, such as to send you updates or other communications or to inform you of any changes to our Website or services;
  • For a specific purpose or for legitimate business purposes;
  • To provide you support or other services you request, such as providing technical support or answering questions about our Website; and
  • To maintain and improve our Website and diagnose any problems with our Website to improve user experience.

We Do Not Sell Your Information
Amount does not, and will not, sell your information collected on our Website. We only use your information in the ways described above.

Right to Know and Delete Your Information
Under the CCPA, you have the right to request your information that we collect and use. Also, you can request that we delete your information, to the extent permitted by applicable law. To do so, please email CCPA@amount.com and provide your name and email address. You may also call us at (872) 760-9142 and leave a voicemail with your name and email address. Someone from our team will email you within ten days.

Revocation of Consent
If you opted-in to the use of cookies on our Website and change your mind, go into your browser settings and clear your cookie cache. You will then be prompted to either consent or not consent to the use of marketing cookies the next time you visit our Website.

Right to Non-Discrimination for the Exercise of Your Privacy Rights
You have the right not to receive discriminatory treatment from us if you decide to exercise your rights under the CCPA.

For any additional questions regarding your rights under the CCPA, please email us at CCPA@amount.com

This Section was updated by Amount’s Legal team in December 2020.