Privacy Policy

Thank you for using Eval.com. We appreciate your use of our services. This privacy policy (“Policy”) applies to your use of Eval.com’s website, products, apps, and services (“Services”). The Policy is intended to inform you about how we collect and use information so you can make an informed decision about using the Services. Please read it carefully before using the Services or submitting any information to us. If you do not agree to any part of this Policy, then you should stop accessing the Services.

What information do we collect?

  1. Usage/log information We collect usage information when you use the Services. This includes information such as your computer’s Internet Protocol(IP) address, operating system and browser type, the address of a referring website or a website to which you exit, the date and time you access or use the Services, items you click on, pages you view and the amount of time you spend on particular pages.
  2. Cookies and online advertising We also collect certain information(automatically) through the use of “cookies” and similar tracking technologies. Cookies are small data files that are stored on a user’s computer or device at the request of a website to enable the website to recognize previous visitors and retain information such as user preferences and history. If you wish to block, erase, or be warned of cookies, please refer to your browser instructions or “help screen” to learn about these functions. However, if your browser is set to not accept cookies or if you reject a cookie, you may not be able to sign in to your Eval.com account or use certain parts of the Services. We may also use third parties to display and target ads, provide certain functionality (such as maps), or to place their own cookies and other tracking technologies to collect, track and analyze usage and statistical information from users. We are not responsible for the information collection practices of any third parties. Eval.com is the first comprehensive source for providing services concerning non-USPAP evaluators, appraisers (governed by Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice “USPAP”), and BPO’s (broker price opinions), collectively referred to herein as “Valuation Professionals”.
  3. Personal information We collect and store Personal Information that you provide to us when accessing or using the Services. “”Personal Information” means information relating to a person who is or can be identified directly from that information. This includes your name, email address, and title/role within your company. Personal Information does not include: (1) aggregated or anonymized information; (2) any publicly available information about appraiser, broker or other valuation professionals; (3) information about you that is provided by third parties; or (4) information that is posted to publicly accessible areas of the Services. Examples of Personal Information we collect include information that you provide when you (a) create or update your Eval.com account, (b) communicate with us, (c) purchase services from us, (d) submit client ratings.
  4. Text messaging We do not ordinarily send text messages for marketing purposes, but to the extent you provide us with your mobile telephone number, you consent to the transmission of text messages to such number, and waive any rights you may have under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act. You may, however, contact us and opt out of receiving such texts.
    Managing your preferences

    1. Managing online advertising preferences We respect all browser instructions for setting or rejecting cookies on generally available browsers. This is one way to manage your preferences regarding the collection of information by Eval.com. Additionally, and because data acquired across the internet is often associated with information about you acquired in other places online, you can manage online advertising preferences via these links: Google Ad Preferences Manager Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on Facebook Ad Preferences Manager Network Advertising Initiative Digital Advertising Alliance While Eval.com will follow any such preferences, we make no representations regarding whether third parties, including third party ad platforms, will do so.
    2. Managing your newsletter/communications preferences You may select whether or not you wish to continue to receive newsletters or other communications by changing your account settings. In addition, you may “opt out” of receiving any category of subscription, marketing or promotional email from Eval.com by following the unsubscribe instructions or using the unsubscribe links within the emails we send. Please note, however, that as long as you maintain an account, you may not “opt-out” of receiving service or account-related emails from Eval.com. Requests for information; disclosure for enforcement purposes We may disclose Personal Information when we are required to or we believe it is appropriate to comply with the law (e.g., a lawful subpoena, warrant or court order); to enforce or apply this Policy or our other policies or agreements; to initiate, render, bill, and collect for amounts owed to us; to protect our or our users’ rights, property or safety; to protect our users from fraudulent, abusive, or unlawful use of the Services; or if we believe that an emergency involving the danger of death or serious physical injury to any person requires or justifies disclosure of Personal Information. Updating your account information You can correct certain information by logging into your account and changing the information, and you may also delete certain information by closing your account. Please note that in certain circumstances, we may not, or may not be able to, remove or change certain information, even in the event an account is closed. For example, we may retain and continue to display any information you provided in connection with a question, answer, endorsement or client review. Security measures Eval.com endeavors to secure your Personal Information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure by putting into place reasonable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard the information we collect. For example, when we collect credit card information, we use a secure server with Secure Socket Layer (SSL) encryption software and store such credit card information using encryption methods designed to prevent unauthorized access. Additionally, your account information is accessible online only through the use of a password. No security measures are perfect or impenetrable. To protect the confidentiality of your Personal Information, you must keep your password confidential and not disclose it to any other person. You are responsible for all use of the Services by any person using your password. Please advise us immediately by emailing us if you believe your password has been misused. You should also note that email is not secure, and you should not send any confidential or sensitive information to us via an unsecured email. Third party websites and practices The Services may contain links to other websites or make available third party services, including ad platforms and technologies We are not responsible for the privacy practices of such third parties. We encourage you to be aware and to read the privacy policies of any website or service that collects your information. Similarly, if you accessed the Services through another website, we are not responsible for the privacy practices of that website, and you should review the privacy policy of the originating website before providing any information to that website. This Policy applies solely to information collected by us. Transfers of information Information about our customers, including Personal Information, may be disclosed as part of any merger, acquisition, debt financing, sale of company assets, as well as in the event of an insolvency, bankruptcy or receivership in which Personal Information could be transferred to third parties as one of Eval.com’s business assets. In such an event, we will attempt to notify you before your Personal Information is transferred, but you may not have the right to opt out of any such transfer. Children Our Services are not intended for use by anyone who has not reached the age of majority in their state, and such use is prohibited by our Terms of use. We do not knowingly collect Personal Information from anyone under the age of majority in their state. If you become aware that a child has provided us with Personal Information, please contact us as set forth in this Policy. Changes to the policy We may change the provisions of this Policy at any time, and we will always post the most up-to-date version on our website. If we determine, in our sole discretion, that a modification to this Policy materially affects your rights, we will notify you (by, for example, sending a message to your account email or posting on the Eval.com Blog). If you have any questions or comments about this Policy or the practices relating to our Services, or you wish to verify, correct or delete any Personal Information we have collected, please contact us via info@eval.com