Privacy Policy

Effective as of May 1, 2015

Spectrum Equity (“Spectrum,” “we,” “us” or “our”) respects your privacy. Please take a moment to read the questions and answers listed below, which set forth our privacy policy for our website at (the “Site”). By visiting the Site, you consent to this privacy policy, which is incorporated into, and part of, the Terms of Use.

What Information Do We Collect on the Site?

Spectrum may collect both personally identifiable information (“PII”) about you and non-personal information about your visit when you access the Site. The PII we collect is limited to information you submit to us. For example, we may collect your e-mail address or other information you provide when you contact us through the Site. We may also collect names or other types of PII from you when accessing the Restricted Website (as defined in the Terms of Use) to help verify that you are authorized to access the Restricted Website.

How is Your Information Used?

In the ordinary course of our business, Spectrum does not disclose PII. If you submit your e-mail address or other PII to us via the Site while requesting information or contacting someone at Spectrum, we will use this information only to the extent necessary to respond to your request(s). In addition, PII voluntarily provided by you when accessing the Restricted Website may be used to verify approved access to the Restricted Website and may be shared with the third-party service provider of the Restricted Website.

We use the non-personal information collected about site visits, including the pages you view, information you search for, and the average time spent on the Site, to better understand our audience and increase the functionality and user-friendliness of the Site.

We may disclose PII and any information collected over the Site or concerning its use (personal and non-personal) to government authorities or third parties pursuant to a legal request, subpoena, or other legal process, to enforce or protect our rights in, or the safety of, the Site or to protect the safety or rights of other users of the Site.

What About Cookies and Web Beacons on the Site?

Spectrum and certain partners working on behalf of Spectrum may use technologies such as cookies and web beacons to learn about your visit. You can decide if and how your computer will accept cookies by configuring your preferences option within your web browser. If you choose to decline cookies, however, some of the functionality of the Site may be impaired.

How Do We Protect Personally Identifiable Information Collected on this Site?

We take reasonable precautions to protect the PII in our possession from loss, misuse, unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration and destruction. However, Spectrum does not warrant or represent that its level of security meets or exceeds any particular standard or guarantee the security of our Site. No Internet transmission is ever 100% secure or error-free and any information you submit via the Site is at your own risk.

What About Changes to This Privacy Policy?

Spectrum reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to modify, alter or otherwise update this privacy policy at any time and you agree to be bound by such modifications, alterations or updates. We will notify you of material changes to this privacy policy by posting the revised policy with the date it was revised on this page. Your continued use of the Site constitutes your agreement to this privacy policy and any updates. We encourage you to periodically review this privacy policy.

What About the Privacy Policies of Third Party Sites?

The Site may contain links to third party websites. This privacy policy does not apply to such third party websites and we encourage you to review the policies that are applicable those websites. In particular, the Restricted Website is maintained by a third-party service provider who may have its own privacy policy. We encourage you to review the policies that are applicable to the Restricted Website. We are not responsible for any such policies.

If you have any questions about this privacy policy, please contact Spectrum at 1-617-464-4600.