Your Rights Under the California Consumer Protection Act

Special notice for California residents:

Effective January 1, 2020, the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) gives California residents the right to know how we will be collecting and maintaining personal information.

backgroundcheckswiki.com collects this information from you when you sign up:

  • Contact information such as name, email address, mailing address, and phone number
  • Credit card information when you sign up for a membership
  • Account preferences information such as subscription and marketing preferences
  • User contributions, such as your public comments and postings on our Website, your responses to surveys, and your correspondence with us

We do not sell your personal information.

At backgroundcheckswiki.com, we only share personal information in ways that we tell you about. We do not sell or rent personal information to third parties and we do not share personal information with third parties that are not owned by us or under our control or direction except as described in our Privacy Policy.

Service providers. We share personal information with service providers that help us with our business activities. They only are authorized to process that information as necessary and as directed by us.

Required by law. If we are required to disclose personal information as part of a legal process, we will take commercially reasonable steps to inform you as part of that process. We may also be required to disclose personal information in response to lawful requests by government authorities, including requests from national security agencies or law enforcement.

Safety, fraud prevention, government requests and protection of our rights. These are all reasons where we may share personal information when we believe, in good faith, it is necessary.

Mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, or asset sales but only if the acquiring organization agrees to this Policy’s protections.

As a California resident you have available to your specific rights. You have the right to request the following up to two times in a 12-month period:

  • The categories of personal information we have collected about you in the past 12 months
  • The categories of sources from which we collect personal information
  • The categories of sources from which we collect personal information
  • The business purpose for collecting or selling personal information
  • The categories of third parties with whom we share personal information
  • The categories of third parties with whom we share personal information;
  • The specific personal information we have collected about you in the past 12 months
  • The categories of personal information that we sold about you and the categories of third parties to whom the personal information was sold in the past 12 months, or verification that no personal information was sold
  • The categories of personal information we disclosed about you for a business purpose in the past 12 months, or verification that no personal information was disclosed

You can submit any of those requests via our Individual Rights Manager found here. backgroundcheckswiki.com will not discriminate against anyone who exercises their CCPA rights. We will not:

  • Deny you goods or services
  • Charge you different prices or rates for goods or services, including through the use of discounts or other benefits or imposing penalties
  • Provide you with a different level or quality of goods or services or suggest that you will receive a different price, rate, level, or quality of goods or services

For more information, feel free to contact us at any time. Please note that backgroundcheckswiki.com may claim legal exemptions for certain types of personal information from all or certain parts of the CCPA pursuant to various CCPA exemptions.

Additional Disclosures

For more information on collection of personal information, please refer to our Privacy Policy.