Welcome to www.TryWhistle.com by Whistle Messaging, Inc. (“Whistle”).
Whistle is committed to maintaining the security of everyone within the Whistle community. We will collect certain information from you but we guarantee privacy and confidentiality within Whistle and associated companies. We strive to keep your personal information secure.
This policy covers the collection and use of information obtained through the websites on which this policy appears as well as the information we collect and process at the direction of our clients via application programming interface (API) endpoints. Additionally, your consent is needed prior to use of any “Whistle services.” We may amend this policy at any time by posting a revised version on our web site.
When you access the Whistle website (www.TryWhistle.com), your computer or device sends us information including but not limited to IP address, device identifier, name, and type, operating system, location, mobile network information, browser type, traffic to and from our site, and the pages you accessed on our site. Additionally, when signing up for our services you may be asked to provide contact information, including your name, address, phone, email, and other similar information and financial information, such as account information, billing & credit charges, or any other financial information.
If you are a Whistle Customer, then we will collect information provided during the registration process. Your information may be collected through service providers for processing payment information. Whistle does not collect or store any payment card information.
If you are a Consumer, then we will collect information that you provide to a Customer, such as your name, email address, and phone number.
Lastly, we may collect additional information from or about you from contact with our customer support team, responses to surveys, interactions with members of the Whistle corporate family, and from other companies.
When you access our website or content or use Whistle services, we or companies we work with may place small data files called cookies or pixel tags on your computer or other devices. We use these technologies to recognize you as a Whistle customer, customize the Whistle services, content and advertising, measure promotional effectiveness, collect information about your computer or other access device to mitigate risk, help prevent fraud and promote trust and safety. We use both session and persistent cookies when you access our website or content. Session cookies expire and no longer have any effect when you log out of your account or close your browser. Persistent cookies remain on your browser until you erase them or they expire.
We use this information primarily to ensure security, and provide, maintain, and improve exceptional user experiences and content. In regard to security, we may use your information to prevent potentially prohibited or illegal activities, enforce our Service Agreement, and to verify your identity and information. In regard to user experience we may use your information to provide Whistle services and support, process transactions and send notices of said transactions, resolve disputes, collect fees, and troubleshoot any problems. Lastly, in regard to providing content, we may use your information to customize, measure the content of Whistle services, website, and applications, deliver targeted marketing, service update notices, and promotional offers based on your communication preferences, and compare information for accuracy and verify it with third parties.
Additionally, your information may be used in conjunction with information we collect from other companies to improve and personalize Whistle services, content, and advertising. If you don’t wish to receive marketing communications from us, simply email us with a request and we will address the matter within seven business days. Please be aware that Whistle reserves the right to sell or rent your personal information to third parties for their marketing purposes without your explicit consent, and according to federal and state laws. Whistle may aggregate anonymous data and share with third parties.
We may share your personal information with:
Whistle reserves the right to sell, rent, or share your personal information to third parties for their marketing purposes. If you open a Whistle account on a third party website or via a third party application, any information that you enter on that website, application, or entity other than Whistle will be shared with the owner of the third party website or application and your information may be subject to their privacy policies.
Federal and state laws allow you to restrict the sharing of your personal information in certain instances. However, these laws also state that you cannot restrict other types of sharing. You can may restrict your information or sharing information in the follow manners:
If you are visiting or visit Whistle from the European Union or other regions with laws governing data collection and use, then you are agreeing to the transfer of your information to the United States of America. By providing your information you are consenting to transfers and processing of your information in accordance to this Policy.
If you have any questions about these practices, or wish to issue a concern or complaint, please contact us:
445 South Figueroa, Suite 3100
Los Angeles, CA 90071
We will respond to your question or complaint as soon as possible, and will try to resolve any issues as soon as possible.