Last Updated: August 25, 2022
Ardley Technologies, Inc is a technology company headquartered in Reston, Virginia, which focuses on providing automation services to mortgage servicers, mortgage originators, banks and other financial institutions.
For more information about our services, please refer to our website:
Clients contract the use of our application and give access to their employees and other third parties, as solely decided by them, by creating users who access the application with their email address and credentials. The clients’ administrators grant end users roles, which result in different permissions and access rights to the information held in the Client account.
2.1 Information You Choose to Provide to Us
We may ask you to provide personal information when:
If you choose to provide us with a third-party’s personal information (the person’s name, email and company) when taking part in our referral program, you represent that you have the third-party’s permission to do so.
As a job applicant, we may also collect your resume and cover letter.
2.2 Information We Collect Automatically
We collect information about your visits to the website and the application when you land on any of our web pages through cookies and similar tracking technology. NOTE: It is necessary to install a cookie on your browser to identify that you have opted-out. If you delete the opt-out cookie, or change devices or web browsers, you will need to opt-out again.
The information collected includes:
We may also collect information when you open email messages from us or click on links within those email messages.
2.3 Information We May Collect From Third Parties
We may combine the information we collect from your direct interactions with us with information obtained through other third-party sources, such as the credit reports and credit scores we request on your behalf from your mortgage servicer, TransUnion, Experian and Equifax, and bank account and other financial account information.
We may also work with different third party partners to supplement the Personal Information and other information we collect directly from you. For example, our partners may provide us with information such as employment or income data, vehicle or driver information, or information about special offers available based on your credit profile so we can give you more personalized recommendations.
We use the personal information we collect from you and third parties to operate our Services, communicate with you, conduct research and development to improve or enhance our Services and our users' experience, and promote our Services.
We do not sell your information to any third party.
If you are an end user of our application, your personal information may be viewed by other users with access to the application. We do not share your credit reports, credit scores, financial account information with unaffiliated third parties (except to your Financial Services Provider or agents acting on our behalf).
We do not sell your Personal Information to or share your Personal Information with unaffiliated third parties for their own advertising or marketing purposes.
Sharing Personal Information with Third Parities
Now that we've covered what information we do not share, let us explain how we may share information with third parties. We may share information about you, including Personal Information, with third parties in a variety of ways, such as:
It is possible that we may need to disclose personal information when required by law, subpoena or other legal processes as identified in the applicable legislation. We attempt to notify our clients about legal demands for their personal data when appropriate in our judgment unless prohibited by law or court order or when the request is an emergency.
Change in Control
We are committed to protecting the security of all of the personal information we collect and use. We use a variety of physical, administrative and technical safeguards designed to help protect it from unauthorized access, use and disclosure. We have implemented best-practice standards and controls in compliance with internationally recognized security frameworks. We use encryption technologies to protect data at rest and in transit.
We provide the same suite of services to all of our clients and end users worldwide. We offer the following rights to all individuals regardless of their location or applicable privacy regulations.
For personal information we have about you, you can:
You have the right to update/correct your personal information or ask us to do it on your behalf. You can edit your information through the user account in the application or ask us to change or correct it by contacting us at email@example.com.
You have the right to request the deletion of your personal information at any time. We will communicate back to you within reasonable timelines the result of your request. We may not be able to delete or erase your personal information, but we will inform you of these reasons and any further actions available to you.
You have the right to object to our processing of your personal information for direct marketing purposes. This means that we will stop using your personal information for these purposes.
Simply use the unsubscribe feature provided within each e-mail or contact Ardley at firstname.lastname@example.org. If you opt-out from receiving promotional materials, you may continue to receive important service announcements, which contain information about the Services to which you subscribe.
You may have the right to ask us to limit the way that we use your personal information.
You have the right to request that we export to you in a machine-readable format all of the personal information we have about you. We do not process personal information through the use of automated means. If you would like to exercise any of the rights described above, please contact us at email@example.com. You also have the right to lodge a complaint with the local organizations in charge of enforcing the privacy legislation applicable in your territory.
We retain information as long as it is necessary to provide the services to you and our clients, subject to any legal obligations to further retain such information.
We may also retain information to comply with the law, prevent fraud, collect fees, resolve disputes, troubleshoot problems, assist with investigations, enforce our Terms of Service and take other actions permitted by law.
This information may provide insights that are commercially valuable to Ardley Technologies, Inc, such as statistics of the use of the services.
We process data in the United States and rely on legally-provided mechanisms to lawfully transfer data across borders, such as contracts incorporating data protection and sharing obligations.
We will only collect and process your personal data where we have a lawful reason for its collection.When you visit our website and provide us with your personal information, we collect and use it with your consent.
As an application end user, you consent to our collection of your personal information when you log in for the first time. However, your employer has control of the account and may upload and share additional personal information. Your employer’s responsibility is to ensure that collecting, using and sharing the personal information uploaded to the application complies with all applicable legislation.
You can review the terms and conditions of use here: www.ardley.com/termsofuse
Where we rely on your consent to process personal data, you have the right to withdraw or decline your consent at any time. If you have any questions about the lawful bases upon which we collect and use your personal data, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
How to select your communications preferences
You may choose to receive or not receive marketing communications from us. Please click the “Unsubscribe” link in the email we sent you to stop receiving marketing communications.
Even if you opt-out of receiving marketing communications, we may still communicate with you regarding security and privacy issues, servicing your account, fulfilling your requests, or administering any promotion or any program in which you may have elected to participate.
You may contact us to exercise any of your rights or ask for more information about your personal information and our privacy practices by contacting us at email@example.com.
If you are based in one of these jurisdictions, Ardley Technologies, Inc is the controller of your personal data collected in the following instances:
Ardley Technologies, Inc is a processor of all personal data processed on the application, on behalf of our clients. We only process the personal data under their direction. Please contact your employer or your Financial Services organization that granted you access to the application for details on their privacy practices.
We only process personal data if we have a lawful basis for doing so. The lawful bases applicable to our processing as controller are:
You have the following rights under the GDPR:
We process personal data in the United States of America and share it with our service providers in the United States of America and other jurisdictions. We use standard contractual clauses as the data transfer mechanism of transferring EU data to countries subject to data transfer requirements.
You may contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or you may contact our EU Data Representative at Taylor Potter
You may also lodge a complaint with your local supervisory authority, EU Data Protection Authorities (DPAs) or Swiss Federal Data Protection and Information Commissioner (FDPIC). See their contact details here National Data Protection Authorities.
This section provides additional specific information for consumers based in California as required by the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (“CCPA”).
A.2.1 Collection and Use of Personal Information
In the last 12 months, we have collected the following categories of personal information:
We collect personal information directly from you, from your browser or device when you visit our websites, from third parties that you permit to share your information or from third parties that share public information about you, as stated above.
See the section above, “How We Use Personal Information,” to understand how we use the personal information collected from California consumers.
A.2.2 Recipients of Personal Information
We share personal information with third parties for business purposes. The categories of third parties to whom we disclose your personal information may include: (i) our service providers and advisors, (ii) marketing and strategic partners; (iii) ad networks and advertising partners; (iv) analytics providers; and (v) social networks.
A.2.3 California Privacy Rights
As a California resident, you may be able to exercise the following rights in relation to the personal information about you that we have collected (subject to certain limitations at law):
You also have the right to be free of discrimination for exercising these rights.
Please note that if exercising these rights limits our ability to process personal information (such as a deletion request), we may no longer be able to provide you with our products and services or engage with you in the same manner.
A.2.4 How to Exercise Your California Consumer Rights
To exercise your right to know and/or your right to deletion, please submit a request by contacting us at email@example.com.
We will need to verify your identity before processing your request.
In order to verify your identity, we will generally require sufficient information from you so that we can match it to the information we maintain about you in our systems. Sometimes we may need additional personal information from you to be able to identify you. We will notify you.
We may decline a request to exercise the right to know and/or right to deletion, particularly where we cannot verify your identity or locate your information in our systems or as permitted by law.
You may choose to designate an authorized agent to make a request under the CCPA on your behalf. No information will be disclosed until the authorized agent’s authority has been reviewed and verified. Once an authorized agent has submitted a request, we may require additional information (i.e., written authorization from you) to confirm the authorized agent’s authority.
If you are an employee/former employee of a Ardley Technologies, Inc client that uses our application and services, please direct your requests and/or questions directly to your employer/former employer.
If you are a third party (auditor, business associate, etc.), who was given access to the Ardley Technologies, Inc application by a Ardley Technologies, Inc client, please direct your requests and/or questions directly to the Ardley Technologies, Inc client that gave you access.
Minors Under Age 16
Our application and services are intended for business use, and we do not expect them to be of any interest to minors. We do not intentionally collect any personal information of consumers below the age of 16. We do not sell the personal information of California consumers.