Privacy Policy

This is the privacy policy of Hire an Esquire. This document explains Hire an Esquire’s policies for the collection, use, and disclosure of personal information.


The Information We Collect

Registration
If you register to sell or obtain services through Hire an Esquire we collect and store personal information that you submit to set up your account and profile including first and last name, address, phone number, e-mail information, valid financial information, professional license and disciplinary information, work history and experience and work preferences. We will also ask you to submit banking/ financial information to either make payments or accept payments for your work. Banking and financial information is encrypted and transmitted via 2048-bit encryption for your protection. We will not sell, share or sell any Personal Information with third parties in any way other than what is disclosed in this policy.

Team Accounts
If you are a user of a Team Account, the information you provide to the Site may be accessible to other Users of your Team Account and Users of all related Team Accounts.

Online Surveys and Contests
Occasionally, Hire an Esquire conducts a User survey to collect information about our Users’ preferences. These surveys are optional and if you choose to respond, your responses will be kept anonymous. Similarly, we may offer contests to qualifying Users in which we ask for contact and demographic information such as name, email address and mailing address. None of this information is shared with third parties, except in summary form, if at all. The demographic information that Hire an Esquire collects in the registration process and through surveys is used to help us improve our Services to meet the needs and preferences of our Users. This may include targeting advertising to you about our Services. Information we gather through a contest may also be disclosed to third parties as necessary for prize fulfillment and other aspects of any contest or similar offering.

The Hire an Esquire Payment System
The Hire an Esquire Payment Service requires Members to pay with a credit card, wire transfer, ACH or debit card, check, or PayPal. Hire an Esquire also requires bank account information for members to receive payments for services provided through automatic deposit. Consequently, Hire an Esquire will collect your credit card number and/or other entered financial institution information such as bank account numbers or PayPal email ID and will use that information to complete billing and payment activities, including but not limited to the use and disclosure of such financial information to third parties as necessary to complete such billing and payment operation. The user verifies credit information through the authentication process.

Service Providers and Agents
We use credit card and other payment processing companies to bill you for goods and services and email marketing companies to send emails from Hire an Esquire to opt-in users. We will share your Personal Information as necessary for third parties to provide these services. These companies do not retain, share, store or use personal information for any purposes other than those necessary to complete these services as contracted by Hire an Esquire.


How We Use This Information

This information is used to aid in the provisions of our various products and services, including customer service, accounting, billing, collections and the marketing of other products services.

Hire an Esquire may use aggregate or anonymous information for various uses for itself and third parties.


Who We Share This Information With

Hire an Esquire does not share personal information with any third parties except as disclosed in this policy. Hire an Esquire may provide personal information to Hire an Esquire subcontractors, professional advisers and third parties that work on behalf of or with Hire an Esquire to provide you with the services of this site or to help us communicate with you or maintain the site.

Although we currently do not have a parent company, any subsidiaries, joint ventures or other companies under a common control (collectively, “Affiliates”), we may in the future. We may share some or all of your Personal Information with these Affiliates, in which case we will require our Affiliates to honor this Privacy Policy.


Public Information

As part of registration, you may set up a Profile describing your experience, licenses and qualifications. To become a member and either apply for projects or post projects you must create a profile with information about yourself, experience, licenses and qualification and work preferences or about your firm, company or organization and the projects that you wish to post. This Information in your Profile is available for any other registered User to access. We will not have any obligation under this Privacy Policy with respect to information in your Profile or information you voluntarily provide to other Users via the Site.


Security

Personal information is stored in a combination of personal and electronic files. Electronic information transmitted through the site is secured by 2048-bit SSL. All passwords are encrypted with state of the art algorithms.


Accessing Information

Individuals may review their personal information contained in Hire an Esquire’s files by contacting privacy@hireanesquire.com. If an individual believes that any of their personal information is inaccurate, we will make the appropriate corrections.


Cookies

Cookies are used by Hire an Esquire for the convenience of our users. Cookies automatically authenticate the user. A user can access the Hire an Esquire Web site with the cookie feature turned off. However, in doing so they may find themselves challenged for username and password information on multiple occasions. Hire an Esquire also uses cookies to track users’ visits and uses that information to improve the users’ experience.


Links

The Hire an Esquire Web site may contain links to information at other Web sites. When you click on one of these links, you are moving to another Web site. We encourage you to read the privacy statements of these linked sites as their privacy policy may differ from ours.


Contact Us

For more information on Hire an Esquire and privacy please contact Hire an Esquire at: privacy@hireanesquire.com