Effective Date: January 1, 2021

This privacy policy governs your use of the software application Beacon (“Application”) for applications created by the Beacon Developer Team. The Application is a Shopify application to allow merchants to construct FAQ and workflow pages. End-users can then view the FAQ and workflow pages on the merchant's website.

What information do we collect?

The Application obtains the information you provide when you download and register the Application. Registration with us is optional to use features offered by the Application.

When you register with us and use the Application, you may provide (a) your shopify store name and url (b) data used to construct and display the FAQ and workflow pages and (c) usage data when using our Application.

The Application collects basic usage data to help improve our application. This includes: (a) data used to construct the faq and workflow app (b) how your end-users are interacting with our application.

In addition, the Application may collect the IP address of your device, the type of Internet browser you use, the device language, and information about the way you use the Application. For example, in crashes or other problematic events, we may collect device performance when the problematic event happened for troubleshooting purposes.

What do we use your information for?

Any of the information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways:

We do not sell your information to third parties.

How do we protect your information?

We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you enter, submit, or access your personal information.

Do we disclose any information to outside parties?

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our site, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. These trusted third parties may only access, process, or store personally identifiable information pursuant to our instructions and to perform their duties to us to meet our business operation needs. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others’ rights, property, or safety. However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.

Children's Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance

Our site, products and services are all directed to people who are at least 13 years old or older. If this server is in the USA, and you are under the age of 13, per the requirements of COPPA (Children's Online Privacy Protection Act), please do not use the Application.

Your Consent

By using our site and service, you consent to our privacy policy listed here.

For EEA Users

The following section is adapted off a template from SEQ Legal (https://seqlegal.com).

The Beacon team is based in the United States. The hosting facilities for our website and data are situated in the United States. The European Commission has made an “adequacy decision” with respect to the United States.

Individuals in the European Economic Area (EEA) have certain rights under the data protection law, principally: the right to access, the right to rectification, the right to erasure, the right to restrict processing, the right to object to processing, the right to data portability, the right to complain to a supervisory authority, and the right to withdraw consent.

If you’re a user based in the EEA:

Changes to our Privacy Policy

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page.

Contact Us

If you have any questions regarding privacy while using the Application, or have questions about our practices, please contact us at beacon-help@googlegroups.com.