Who we are
BizNews, a product of Engage Greater La Crosse LLC, is a multi-media publishing product operating from www.greaterlacrosse.media. We are located at PO Box 3015, La Crosse, WI. 54601
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
While we are focused on business data, we understand that sometimes this overlaps with personal data. When you visit our website, you may be prompted to allow cookies. If you opt in, we collect the information you provide including your name, email address, company name, company address, your title, your phone number, mobile phone, personal account preferences, type of business, transactional data, such as purchase information, and technical data, such as information about cookies.
We collect this information when you sign up to receive our emails, visit our website, sign up to be in any of our directories, or purchase our products.
We may also have collected a business card from you, connected with you on LinkedIn, or discovered your email on social media or a website.
We use third-party databases, storefronts, and plugins to our website that assist us with the collection of this information,
Our goal is to reach as many businesses leaders with our believed valued information in their preferred preference, with postal mail being an option as well. We create a database of local companies.
You are allowed to opt out of our communication at any time.
One of our plug-ins/vendors is Profile Press, which we use for subscriptions.
During user registration and checkout, we’ll ask you to provide information, including your name, billing address, email address, phone number, and optional account information like username and password.
We may also collect your credit card number, expiration date, and security code and pass them to our payment gateway to process your purchase.
We use the information we collect to:
- Set up your account
- Process payments and prevent fraud
- To prepopulate the checkout form for future purchases
- To get in touch with you if needed to discuss your order
- Comply with any legal obligations we have, such as calculating taxes
- Send you information about your account and order
- Respond to your requests, including refunds and complaints
- Send you marketing messages, if you choose to receive them
We generally store information about you for as long as we need the information for the purposes we collect and use it, and we are not legally required to continue to keep it. For example, we will store your order information for tax and accounting purposes.
We use Google Analytics to track visitors on our website. Google allows you to opt out of tracking.
Who we share your data with
We use Stripe as our payment processor for credit card transactions.
As a way to fund the maintenance of our database, we do sell the name, company name, address, city, state, postal code, and phone number of individuals in our database.
What rights you have over your data
Anyone wanting to opt out of our database and related communication and gathering can contact us at BizNews, PO Box 3015, La Crosse, WI 54602-3015 or 608-270-8943
Where your data is sent
Our website is stored with QTH. Our database is stored with HubSpot and Zoho.
For privacy concerns, please reach out to BizNews, PO Box 3015, La Crosse, WI 54602-3015 or 608-270-8943.
How we protect your data
We do not store any of your information on a physical computer including your credit card number. We rely on the security of Stripe, QTH, Hubspot and Zoho who encrypt information they store about you on our behalf.