Privacy Policy

Your privacy is important to us

Federal law requires us to tell you how we collect, use, share, and protect your personal information. Blue Beacon’s privacy policies explain how we treat your personal data and protect your privacy when you use our services. By using our services, you agree that Blue Beacon can use such data in accordance with our Privacy Policies.

There are various ways you can use our services – to build a profile and find opportunities and review analysis and information, to help manage business opportunities, to share data and information or search Federal procurement data. When you share information with us, for example by creating a profile, we can make those services even better – to show you more relevant search results and alerts or to help you connect with people. As you use our services, we want to be clear how we are using information and the ways in which we can protect your privacy.


Information we collect

We collect information you give us, such as your name, email address, phone number or credit card to store with your account. Any information you provide is voluntary. Additionally, there is information we gather through your use of our services. We collect information about the services that you use and how you use them, such as when you search, view alerts, share information, or how you view and interact with our services. This information includes:


How we use information we collect

We use the information we collect from all of our services to provide, maintain, protect and improve them, and to develop new features and capabilities. We also use this information to offer you personalized content.

When you contact Blue Beacon, we keep a record of your communication. We may use your email address to inform you about upcoming changes or improvements to our service.

We use the information we collect or receive to communicate directly with you for commercial and marketing purposes. We may send you emails containing newsletters, promotions, and special offers. If you do not want to receive such email messages, you may opt out or change your preferences. We also use your information to send you Service-related emails (e.g., account verification, purchase and billing confirmations and reminders, changes/updates to features of the Service, technical and security notices). You may not opt out of Service-related emails.

We will ask for your consent before using information for a purpose other than those that are set out in this Privacy Policy.


Information you share

Our Service lets you share information with others, within your company or externally. Our services provide you with different options for saving, sharing and removing your content.

Additionally, you provide information on sign up for our services and access to updated information. If that information is wrong, we strive to give you ways to update it quickly or to delete it – unless we have to keep that information for legitimate business or legal purposes. We aim to maintain our services in a manner that protects information from accidental misuse or malicious intent. After you delete information from our services, we may not immediately delete residual copies from our active servers and may not remove information from our backup systems.


Information we share

We do not rent or sell your information to third parties. We do not share personal information with companies, organizations and individuals outside of Blue Beacon unless one of the circumstances list below applies. With your consent, we will share personal information with companies, organizations or individuals outside of Blue Beacon when we have your consent to do so. We require opt-in consent for the sharing of any sensitive personal information.

To enhance our service to you

We may provide non-personally identifiable information to government entities or trusted businesses in order to enhance our services to you, such as signing up for agency distributions for events and opportunities, in compliance with our Privacy Policy.

For legal and business reasons

We will share personal information with companies, organizations or individuals outside of Blue Beacon if we have a good-faith belief that access, use, preservation or disclosure of the information is reasonably necessary to:

If Blue Beacon is involved in a merger, acquisition or asset sale, we will continue to ensure the confidentiality of any personal information and give affected users notice before personal information is transferred or becomes subject to a different privacy policies.


Information security

We work hard to protect Blue Beacon and our users from unauthorized access to or unauthorized alteration, disclosure or destruction of information we hold. In particular:


Children's Privacy

In accordance with The Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act, we do not knowingly collect or solicit any information from anyone under the age of 13 or knowingly allow such persons to register as users. Our site and service and its content are not directed at children under the age of 13. In the event that we learn that we have collected personal information from a child under age 13 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information as quickly as possible. If you believe that we might have any information from or about a child under 13, please contact us.


When this Privacy Policy applies

Our Privacy Policy applies to all of the services offered by Blue Beacon alone

We regularly review our compliance with our Privacy Policies and respond to formal written complaints when received. We work to adhere to regulatory policies.

Links to Other Websites and Services

We are not responsible for the practices employed by websites or services linked to or from the service, including the information or content contained therein. Please remember that when you use a link to go from the Service to another website, our Privacy Policy does not apply to third-party websites or services. Your browsing and interaction on any third-party website or service, including those we link or advertise on our website, are subject to that third party’s own rules and policies. In addition, you agree that we are not responsible and we do not control any third parties.

Changes

Our Privacy Policy may change from time to time. We will not reduce your rights under this Privacy Policy without your explicit consent. We will post any privacy policy changes on this page and, if the changes are significant, we will provide a more prominent notice (for example, through an email notification of privacy policy changes). We will also keep prior versions of this Privacy Policy in an archive for your review.


If you feel that we are not abiding by this privacy policy, you should contact us.