Effective Date: July 8, 2014

This Privacy Policy applies to http://firstfootprint.com (the “Site”), which is owned and operated by CertaScan Technologies LLC, a Delaware limited liability company (“CertaScan,” “we,” “us,” or “our”).

At CertaScan, we recognize and respect your privacy. This Privacy Policy explains how we collect, use, and disclose personally identifying information (“Personal Information”) gathered through our Site or through other means described in this Privacy Policy.

CertaScan reserves the right to modify this Privacy Policy at any time, so please review it on a regular basis. Any changes made to this Privacy Policy will be posted here. The date stamp at the top of the page represents the last day this Privacy Policy was updated. If you have questions about this Privacy Policy, you can contact us at info@certascantek.com. By using or accessing the Site, you will be deemed to have agreed to and accepted this Privacy Policy.

Information Collection

Types of Information

You may browse our Site without submitting any Personal Information. However, you may submit Personal Information through the Site in order to obtain more information about us and our services. In addition, we may request further Personal Information from you via email or facsimile, or over the phone.

We may collect the following types of Personal Information from you:

How Information is Collected

We may collect information in the following ways:

Information Use and Sharing

Except as specifically provided in this Privacy Policy, we will never share, sell, or rent any information we collect from you. We use the Personal Information you provide to us and allow us to access for the following purposes:


Based upon the Personal Information that you provide us, we may send you a welcoming email. We will also communicate with you in response to your inquiries, to provide the Services you request, and to manage your account.

We store information that we collect through cookies, log files, and clear gifs to create a “profile” of your preferences. We do not share your profile with other third parties.


Choices Re Your Information

If you have voluntarily provided Personal Information, we may, from time to time, send you mail or e-mail regarding our services. We provide you the opportunity to unsubscribe from having your information used for certain purposes. If you no longer wish to receive promotional communications from us, you can unsubscribe to these types of communications by following the instructions included in each communication or by notifying us by email to info@certascantek.com or by sending us written communication to:

CertaScan Technologies LLC
159 Knollwood Drive
Fairfield, CT 06824


We take every reasonable precaution to protect the confidentiality and security of your Personal Information by using industry recognized security safeguards such as site monitoring, secured networks and servers, firewalls, and encryption. When we ask for sensitive information, we protect it through the use of encryption during transmission, such as SSL (Secure Socket Layer). We regularly test and update our technology to enhance security. No method of transmission over the internet is 100% secure, however. Therefore, while we strive to protect your personal information within industry standards, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

Use of Web Technologies


A cookie is a small text file that is stored on a user’s computer for record-keeping purposes. We use cookies on this site. We may link the information we store in cookies to personally identifiable information you submit while on our site. We use both session ID cookies and persistent cookies. A session ID cookie expires when a browser is closed. A persistent cookie remains on your hard drive for an extended period of time. Persistent cookies also enable us to track and target the interests of our users to enhance the experience on our site. You can remove the persistent cookies by following the directions provided in your internet browser’s “help” file. If you reject cookies, you may still use our site, but your ability to use some areas of our site will be limited.

Clear Gifs

We employ a software technology called clear gifs (aka web beacons/web bugs), that helps us better manage the content on our site by informing us what content is effective. Clear gifs are tiny graphics with a unique identifier, similar in function to cookies, and are used to track the online movements of Web users. In contrast to cookies, which are stored on a user’s computer hard drive, clear gifs are embedded invisibly on web pages and are about the size of the period at the end of a sentence. We do not tie the information gathered by clear gifs to your personally identifiable information.

We use clear gifts in our HTML-based emails to let us know which emails have been opened by recipients. This allows us to gauge the effectiveness of certain communications and the effectiveness of our marketing campaigns. If you would like to opt-out of these emails, please see “Choice/Opt-Out”.

Log Files

As is true of most websites, we gather information automatically and store it in log files. This information includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, operating system, date/time stamp, and clickstream data.

We use this information, which does not identify individual users, to analyze trends, to administer the site, to track users’ movements around the site and to gather demographic information about our user base as a whole.

Do Not Track

When you use our Site, we may receive “do not track” requests from you, whether via signals from Web browsers or other mechanisms. At this time, we do not respond to such “do not track” requests, although we may choose to do so in the future.

Contact Us

If you have any questions or suggestions regarding this Privacy Policy, please contact us as follows:

By mail:
CertaScan Technologies LLC
159 Knollwood Drive
Fairfield, CT 06824

By email: