FutureText Me takes your personal information and privacy very seriously.
The Information FutureText Me Collects & Information Users Provide:
When you use FutureText Me Services you provide certain information such as, without limitation, your phone number, password, email address, contacts, and contact, along with location or locations you may have been to, have been, are or will be in the near present or future to FutureText Me. You also allow access to information on your phone (contact list, SMS FutureText Me message inbox) when choosing to use FutureText Me Services. Depending on the type of FutureText Me Service, this information may be transmitted, stored and used by us, or our partners, affiliates, and/or developers to provide you with an improved user experience.
When using FutureText Me Services, you may exchange private messages (including, but not limited to text, images, video, voice, and any file) with whomever you choose. Text messages are encrypted and sent via SSL, ensuring the maximum security for your data. We may maintain information associated with those messages, such as without limitation the phone number, date and time of transaction, and content of the message. None of this information is ever made public, except: (1) by your explicit opt-in, or (2) if any personal information is requested or required by a Federal, State, or municipal court, investigation, government agency or other legal authority pursuant or pertaining to activities of you or anyone else which may or are suspected to be illegal in any state, county, or jurisdiction, in the U.S. or internationally.
In any instances of questionable, suspicious, or illegal activities, when asked, FutureText Me will provide and forward all information to local law enforcement, licensed investigator or party appointed by a court, government, or legal agency.
We may share or disclose your information without your consent, if any law enforcement requires your personal data be shared further to the investigation of crimes or crime no matter how big or small. For the sake of the future and safety of the future texter community, we cannot and will not harbor criminals, or any sort of illegal activity, or usage.
How Do I use FutureText Me?
For additional guidance and assistance on how to use the FutureText Me application. Please visit: http://futuretextme.com/help
Like many websites, FutureText Me may use “cookies” when you visit, or use FutureText Me Services. A cookie is a small text file that uniquely identifies your browser. FutureText Me uses secure cookies for FutureText Me applications, which means the cookie is always encrypted when transmitting from client to server. Most Internet browsers automatically accept cookies. You can adjust your browser to refuse all cookies, or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, FutureText Me Services may not work properly when cookies are disabled.
Log file information:
When you use FutureText Me Services, our servers automatically collect information. Log file information may include information such as Internet Protocol (“IP”) addresses, browser type, browser language, date and time, what features you use and for how long, “cookies”, the type and unique number of the device you use to access the FutureText Me Service, your mobile operator and other information regarding your use of the service.
We may keep track of your interaction with the links we use in texts and updates. We do this in order to improve FutureText Me Services.
Use of Collected Information:
In general, we use the information we collect to operate, maintain and provide you with FutureText Me Services. We also try to improve and personalize your use of FutureText Me Services based on this information. In addition, we may use your personal information to inform you about developments of FutureText Me Services (e.g. notifying you about major updates of the FutureText Me Service) and promotional activities carried out by FutureText Me. We also use the information that we collect for analyzing user preferences and reporting. This enables us to improve FutureText Me Services, create new features and promotions and identify technical problems.
Third Party Services:
FutureText Me uses a variety of services hosted by third parties to help provide and improve our services, such as without limitation Google Analytics. These third party services may collect information sent by your Internet browser or FutureText Me app, such as “cookies,” user data, personal information, IP address or device information. The Google Analytics or other third party services’ Terms of Service and Privacy Policies govern use of this data. We disclaim responsibility and liability for any third party services and their use of this data and information.
User Controlled Personal Information:
You may decline to submit the above-mentioned personal information through FutureText Me Services. If information is not provided, FutureText Me may not be able to offer certain services to you. We take reasonable measures to protect your privacy (such as verifying your number or email when creating an account, or when retrieving and resetting your password) in order to ascertain your identity before granting you access to an account through any of the FutureText Me Services and features.
If you have any questions or comments about this Privacy Notice, please contact FutureText Me via email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Information Sharing and Disclosure:
FutureText Me will not share your personal information (such as without limitation your phone number) with third-party companies except in limited circumstances as described below:
• Your Consent – We may share or disclosure your information without your consent, if local law enforcement require your personal data be shared for crimes or crime no matter how big all small. For the sake of the future and safety of the future texter community we cannot and will not harbor criminals or any sort of illegal activity.
• Law and Safety – We may release personal information if we believe that it is appropriate or necessary to comply with law, regulation or legal request, to protect the safety of any person, to address fraud, security, or technical issues, to protect the rights or property, or personal safety of FutureText Me, our users, or other parties.
• Sale, Merger or Bankruptcy – If FutureText Me is involved in a bankruptcy, merger, acquisition, or any form of sale of some or all of its assets, the information users have provided to us may be transferred as part of that transaction.
Information Security and Protection:
FutureText Me will take reasonable technical and organizational measures to protect the security of your personal information against loss, misuse and unlawful behavior. This includes appropriate encryption, secure storage of your information on FutureText Me servers, and limited access to authorized employees. However, users should be aware that we cannot eliminate all security risks associated with storage and data transmission, transfer, or delivery of messages, photos and content.
Due to unforeseen guidelines and restrictions by other cities, states and countries we are unable to guarantee delivery of all FutureText Me communications.
Accessing and Modifying Personal Information:
If you have a FutureText Me account, you are able to access and modify most of the personal information provided to us, at anytime.
Class Action Waiver:
Neither you nor FutureText Me will seek to have any Dispute heard as a class action or in any other proceeding in which either party acts or proposes to act in any capacity. No arbitration or proceeding will be combined with another. All parties agree that there will be no arbitration or proceedings against FutureText Me, it’s affiliates, Sole Proprietors or Partners, Developers, its employees, agents, representatives, successors, etc., as listed below in Indemnification.
As a user, or participant, volunteer, beta tester, etc., of FutureText Me, and any of the applications and features affiliated with the FutureText Me Services, you agree to release, indemnify and hold harmless FutureText Me and it’s affiliates, Sole Proprietors, Developers or Partners harmless, as well as all their/it’s employees, agents, representatives, successors, etc. from losses claims, theft, demand, liabilities, causes of action, or expenses, known or not known arising out of you/user/users participation in any FutureText Me activity, experience, event, program, programs or services for mobile, web or public venue.
YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT YOU HAVE READ THIS AGREEMENT, UNDERSTAND IT AND WILL BE BOUND BY ITS TERMS AND CONDITIONS. YOU FURTHER ACKNOWLEDGE THAT THIS AGREEMENT REPRESENTS THE AGREEMENT BETWEEN US AND THAT IT SUPERSEDES ANY PROPOSAL OR PRIOR AGREEMENT, ORAL OR WRITTEN, AND ANY OTHER COMMUNICATIONS BETWEEN US RELATING TO THE SUBJECT MATTER OF THIS AGREEMENT.
Last updated September 1st, 2014.