Privacy Policy

We here at ClearlyEnergy, Inc. (“ClearlyEnergy”) understand that your privacy is important and we are strongly committed to respecting and protecting your privacy. To demonstrate our commitment to you, our user, we have created this Privacy Policy to explain what information we collect and how we use such information.

Collection and Use of Personally Identifiable Information

ClearlyEnergy is a search engine designed to save you time and money on energy. If you provide your zip code, we will temporarily use this information to obtain local energy rates and to provide you with more accurate information. We use Google Analytics to analyze the usage patterns of visitors to the ClearlyEnergy web site, please refer to for Google Analytics’ privacy policy for details. If you conduct basic searches on the site, we may automatically collect your Internet Protocol (IP) address and other information such as operating system, browser type, type of device used to access the site, and address of the referring website. We use this information to monitor and analyze usage and trends, and to increase the functionality and user friendliness of our site. ClearlyEnergy may collect and store your personally identifiable information (“PII”) when you visit our site as more specifically described in this Privacy Policy. Registration on ClearlyEnergy is strictly voluntary. However, certain services we provide require you to authorize us to collect PII, including your name, email address, phone number and utility account information. Our software uses your PII to personalize and manage the ClearlyEnergy website for you. For example, if you provide us with your utility account information, we can provide more accurate energy and appliance savings calculations. If you decide to use any of these ClearlyEnergy services and give us information about you, you are authorizing us to collect and store that information, and are telling us that this information is true, accurate and current. Also, You are telling us that you have the authorization to provide us with that information. We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer your PII to outside parties. By providing us with your PII, you understand and agree that we may release your PII (i) when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others’ rights, property, or safety; or (ii) in connection with a merger or acquisition where the acquiring party wishes to acquire the information we have stored about you.

We are committed to storing your PII in a secure manner and will take reasonable precautions to safeguard your PII from unauthorized access. Your PII is kept in a secure database which is accessible only by limited and appropriate personnel. Despite our precautions, no transmission over the Internet or method of electronic storage can be guaranteed to be 100% secure, and you provide us with any PII at your own risk.

Managing Your Personal Information

ClearlyEnergy registered users always have the ability to control the use of their personal data. You can change your account settings in the “My Profile” section of your account. ClearlyEnergy lets you choose whether to receive emails from us, including updates about new blog posts. Every email that we send gives you the option to unsubscribe from the distribution list.

Children

ClearlyEnergy does not intend to collect any PII from individuals under age eighteen. A parent or guardian who becomes aware that his or her child has provided us with PII may contact us to ask us to delete this information from our files.

Cookies

When you visit ClearlyEnergy, we may store information about your web session in a “cookie” on your computer hard drive. This information does not identify you personally. This technology helps us recognize you when you return to our Website so that we can tailor information for you and serve you better. Most internet browsers will let you disable cookies.

Third party links

Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third party products or services on our website that we feel may be valuable to you. These third party sites are governed by separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.

Private Policy Changes

If we decide to change our Privacy Policy, we will post the changes on this page, and if you are registered with us, we will email you using your current email address on file with us regarding these material changes. By continuing to access our site after those changes become effective, you are agreeing to be bound by the revised Privacy Policy.

If you have questions about our privacy policy or need assistance in understanding or exercising your privacy choices, please contact us at info@clearlyenergy.com. If you would like to see your data and account removed completely, please email us at info@clearlyenergy.com.