Privacy Policy

APParently – The Parent App


APPARENTLY is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. This Statement of Privacy applies to both APPARENTLY’s mobile application “APParently – The Parent App”, hereafter referred to as “The App” and the website hereafter referred to as “The Website” and governs data collection and usage. By using The Website and The App you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

Collection of your Personal Information

The App and Website may collect personal information such as your e-mail address, name, telephone number, caregiver role, birthday and gender. Any other personal information within The App is stored locally to the device and/or secured in the cloud provider..

There is also anonymous information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by The App and The Website along with non-personalized location information. This information is used by APPARENTLY for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of The App.

APPARENTLY encourages you to review the privacy statements of Web sites and Apps you choose to link to from The App so that you can understand how those Web sites or Apps collect, use and share your information. The App is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on Web sites or Apps outside of the The App, The Website and Apparently family of products and services.

Use of your Personal Information

APPARENTLY collects and uses your personal information to operate the The App, The Website and deliver the services you have requested. Apparently, also uses your information to inform you of other products or services available from APPARENTLY and its affiliates. Apparently, may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.

APPARENTLY does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. APPARENTLY may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. In addition, APPARENTLY may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to APPARENTLY and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.

APPARENTLY does not collect, store, use or maintain sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations.

APPARENTLY will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on APPARENTLY or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of APPARENTLY; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of The App, The Website, or the public.

Use of Cookies

The Website may use "cookies" to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize pages, or register with site or services, a cookie helps to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same Web site, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the features that you customized.

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of The App or The Website services.

Security of your Personal Information

APPARENTLY secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. APPARENTLY secures the personal information you provide, also known as User Generated Content, on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information is transmitted to other Web sites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.

Changes to this Statement

APPARENTLY will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. APPARENTLY encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how APPARENTLY is protecting your information.

Contact Information

APPARENTLY welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that APPARENTLY has not adhered to this Statement, please contact APPARENTLY at The Website Contact Us form. We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem.