May 24, 2023
collect and use personal information from those who visit our website or make use of our online facilities and services, and
what we will and will not do with the information we collect. Our Policy has been designed and created to ensure those
affiliated with Sterling Investment Group LLC of our commitment and realization of our obligation not only to meet, but to
exceed, most existing privacy standards.
We reserve the right to make changes to this Policy at any given time. If you want to make sure that you are up to date with
the latest changes, we advise you to frequently visit this page. If at any point in time Sterling Investment Group LLC decides
to make use of any personally identifiable information on file, in a manner vastly different from that which was stated when this
information was initially collected, the user or users shall be promptly notified by email. Users at that time shall have the
option as to whether to permit the use of their information in this separate manner.
This Policy applies to Sterling Investment Group LLC, and it governs any and all data collection and usage by us. Through the
use of sterlingsandiego.com, you are therefore consenting to the data collection procedures expressed in this Policy.
Please note that this Policy does not govern the collection and use of information by companies that Sterling Investment
Group LLCdoes not control, nor by individuals not employed or managed by us. If you visit a website that we mention or link
you review the privacy policies and statements of any website you choose to use or frequent to better understand the way in
which websites garner, make use of and share the information collected.
Specifically, this Policy will inform you of the following
1. What personally identifiable information is collected from you through our website;
2. Why we collect personally identifiable information and the legal basis for such collection;
3. How we use the collected information and with whom it may be shared;
4. What choices are available to you regarding the use of your data; and
5. The security procedures in place to protect the misuse of your information.
Information We Collect
It is always up to you whether to disclose personally identifiable information to us, although if you elect not to do so, we
reserve the right not to register you as a user or provide you with any products or services.
In addition, Sterling Investment Group LLC may have the occasion to collect non-personal anonymous demographic
information, such as age, gender, household income, political affiliation, race and religion, as well as the type of browser you
are using, IP address, or type of operating system, which will assist us in providing and maintaining superior quality service.
Why We Collect Information and For How Long
We are collecting your data for several reasons:
· To better understand your needs and provide you with the services you have requested;
· To fulfill our legitimate interest in improving our services and products;
· To send you promotional emails containing information we think you may like when we have your consent to do so;
· To contact you to fill out surveys or participate in other types of market research, when we have your consent to do so;
· To customize our website according to your online behavior and personal preferences.
The data we collect from you will be stored for no longer than necessary. The length of time we retain said information will be
determined based upon the following criteria: the length of time your personal information remains relevant; the length of time
it is reasonable to keep records to demonstrate that we have fulfilled our duties and obligations; any limitation periods within
which claims might be made; any retention periods prescribed by law or recommended by regulators, professional bodies or
associations; the type of contract we have with you, the existence of your consent, and our legitimate interest in keeping such
information as stated in this Policy.
Use of Information Collected
Sterling Investment Group LLC does not now, nor will it in the future, sell, rent or lease any of its customer lists and/or names
to any third parties.
Sterling Investment Group LLC may collect and may make use of personal information to assist in the operation of our
website and to ensure delivery of the services you need and request. At times, we may find it necessary to use personally
identifiable information as a means to keep you informed of other possible products and/or services that may be available to
you from sterlingsandiego.com
Sterling Investment Group LLC may also be in contact with you with regards to completing surveys and/or research
questionnaires related to your opinion of current or potential future services that may be offered.
Sterling Investment Group LLCuses various third-party social media features including but not limited to and other interactive
programs. These may collect your IP address and require cookies to work properly . These services are governed by the
privacy policies of the providers and are not within Sterling Investment Group LLC's control.
Disclosure of Information
Sterling Investment Group LLC may not use or disclose the information provided by you except under the following
· as necessary to provide services or products you have ordered;
· in other ways described in this Policy or to which you have otherwise consented;
· in the aggregate with other information in such a way so that your identity cannot reasonably be determined;
· as required by law, or in response to a subpoena or search warrant;
· to outside auditors who have agreed to keep the information confidential;
· as necessary to enforce the Terms of Service;
· as necessary to maintain, safeguard and preserve all the rights and property of Sterling Investment Group LLC.
Sterling Investment Group LLC greatly respects your privacy. We do maintain and reserve the right to contact you if needed
for non-marketing purposes (such as bug alerts, security breaches, account issues, and/or changes in Sterling Investment
Group LLC products and services). In certain circumstances, we may use our website, newspapers, or other public means to
post a notice.
Children under the age of 13
Sterling Investment Group LLC's website is not directed to, and does not knowingly collect personal identifiable information
from, children under the age of thirteen (13). If it is determined that such information has been inadvertently collected on
anyone under the age of thirteen (13), we shall immediately take the necessary steps to ensure that such information is
deleted from our system's database, or in the alternative, that verifiable parental consent is obtained for the use and storage
of such information. Anyone under the age of thirteen (13) must seek and obtain parent or guardian permission to use this
Unsubscribe or Opt-Out
All users and visitors to our website have the option to discontinue receiving communications from us by way of email or
newsletters. To discontinue or unsubscribe from our website please send an email that you wish to unsubscribe to
firstname.lastname@example.org. If you wish to unsubscribe or opt-out from any third-party websites, you must go to that
specific website to unsubscribe or opt-out. Sterling Investment Group LLC will continue to adhere to this Policy with respect to
any personal information previously collected.
Links to Other Websites
Our website does contain links to affiliate and other websites. Sterling Investment Group LLC does not claim nor accept
responsibility for any privacy policies, practices and/or procedures of other such websites. Therefore, we encourage all users
and visitors to be aware when they leave our website and to read the privacy statements of every website that collects
Notice to European Union Users
Sterling Investment Group LLC's operations are located primarily in the United States. If you provide information to us, the
information will be transferred out of the European Union (EU) and sent to the United States. (The adequacy decision on the
EU-US Privacy became operational on August 1, 2016. This framework protects the fundamental rights of anyone in the EU
whose personal data is transferred to the United States for commercial purposes. It allows the free transfer of data to
companies that are certified in the US under the Privacy Shield.) By providing personal information to us, you are consenting
to its storage and use as described in this Policy.
Sterling Investment Group LLC takes precautions to protect your information. When you submit sensitive information via the
website, your information is protected both online and offline. Wherever we collect sensitive information (e.g. credit card
information), that information is encrypted and transmitted to us in a secure way. You can verify this by looking for a lock icon
in the address bar and looking for "https" at the beginning of the address of the webpage.
While we use encryption to protect sensitive information transmitted online, we also protect your information offline. Only
employees who need the information to perform a specific job (for example, billing or customer service) are granted access to
personally identifiable information. The computers and servers in which we store personally identifiable information are kept in
a secure environment. This is all done to prevent any loss, misuse, unauthorized access, disclosure or modification of the
user's personal information under our control.
The company also uses Secure Socket Layer (SSL) for authentication and private communications to build users' trust and
confidence in the internet and website use by providing simple and secure access and communication of credit card and
personal information. In addition, Sterling Investment Group LLC is a licensee of TRUSTe.
Acceptance of Terms
you are not in agreement with our terms and conditions, then you should refrain from further use of our sites. In addition, your
continued use of our website following the posting of any updates or changes to our terms and conditions shall mean that you
agree and acceptance of such changes.
How to Contact Us
contact us at the following email, telephone number or mailing address.
Telephone Number: 6193562819
Sterling Investment Group LLC
5694 Mission Center Rd # 206
San Diego, California
includes language that is meant to account for such compliance. Nevertheless, in order to be fully compliant with GDPR regulations your company must
fulfill other requirements such as: (i) doing an assessment of data processing activities to improve security; (ii) have a data processing agreement with any
third party vendors; (iii) appoint a data protection officer for the company to monitor GDPR compliance; (iv) designate a representative based in the EU
under certain circumstances; and (v) have a protocol in place to handle a potential data breach. For more details on how to make sure your company is
fully compliant with GDPR, please visit the official website at https://gdpr.eu. FormSwift and its subsidiaries are in no way responsible for determining
liability your company may face in relation to any GDPR compliance issues.
COPPA Compliance Disclosure:
information from them or allow others to do the same through your site. If this is not true for your website or online service and you do collect such
information (or allow others to do so), please be aware that you must be compliant with all COPPA regulations and guidelines in order to avoid violations
which could lead to law enforcement actions, including civil penalties.
not only your practices, but also the practices of any others collecting personal information on your site or service — for example, plug-ins or ad networks;
that you won't require a child to disclose more information than is reasonably necessary, that they can review their child's personal information, direct you
to delete it, and refuse to allow any further collection or use of the child's information, and the procedures to exercise their rights); (iv) give parents "direct
notice" of your information practices before collecting information from their children; and (v) obtain the parents' "verifiable consent" before collecting, using
or disclosing personal information from a child. For more information on the definition of these terms and how to make sure your website or online service
is fully compliant with COPPA please visit https://www.ftc.gov/tips-advice/business-center/guidance/childrens-online-privacy-protection-rule-six-stepcompliance.
FormSwift and its subsidiaries are in no way responsible for determining whether or not your company is in fact compliant with COPPA and