Privacy Policy

The website People-Background-Check.com is property of People Background Check, Inc. which may be referred to as ("People Background Check", “People-Background-Check.com”, “we”, “our”, or “us”), makes available products and services that allow users to search for information.

People Background Check, Inc. (“People Background Check”) provides the website People-Background-Check.com to you (“You” or “Your”) subject to this Privacy Policy, its Terms and Conditions, and other policies.

This Privacy Policy applies to all People Background Check brands, products and services that do not have a separate privacy policy. If you have questions or concerns regarding this Policy, you should contact us at Contact Page.

This Privacy Policy describes the way in which People Background Check collects, uses, or shares any information You provide to People-Background-Check.com or information about Your use of People-Background-Check.com (“Personal Information”).

People Background Check may change this Privacy Policy at any time. By continuing to access or use People-Background-Check.com, You accept any changes or revisions to this Privacy Policy.

Information Available Through Our People Search Engine

a) People Background Check aggregates publicly available information from phone books, social networks, marketing surveys, real estate listings, business websites, and other public sources (“Public Information”). This Public Information may be made available to users through the People-Background-Check.com people search engine. People Background Check does not verify and cannot guarantee the accuracy of this Public Information.

b) Personal Information, such as information that You provide to People-Background-Check.com or information about Your use of People-Background-Check.com is not part of the Public Information available to users through the People-Background-Check.com people search engine.

c) To request that Public Information be removed from public listings on People-Background-Check.com, please contact us at Contact Page. This is only intended to remove listings available to the general public on People-Background-Check.com and cannot remove the information from the third-party public sources, such as phone books. You acknowledge that Public Information removed from the public site may still be available to logged-in users of People-Background-Check.com.

Personal Information We Collect

a) You may use People-Background-Check.com without creating an account. Even without an account, People Background Check collects information about Your use of People-Background-Check.com. This may include information about any IP address used to access People-Background-Check.com and Your activity on People-Background-Check.com. People-Background-Check.com uses cookies, small text files stored on Your computer, to store data about Your visits.

b) People Background Check collects information that You provide in creating an account at People-Background-Check.com. This may include information such as Your name, email address, or phone number and payment data.

c) People Background Check retains Your search history on our site. People Background Check may use Your search history to provide you with updates or notifications on the subjects of Your searches, to suggest other search subjects that may be of interest to You, to improve our products and services, and to otherwise enhance Your experience in using our site. People Background Check does not share Your search history with any third party (subject to Section 3(c) below).

d) Certain features of People-Background-Check.com permit You to enter personal information to access Your accounts with third-party websites. In some instances, this information is not stored by People Background Check. For example, You may choose to provide Your email account login credentials to import Your address book contacts into People-Background-Check.com. Your email account login credentials will only be used for the one-time address book import and will not be stored. However, People Background Check may use information imported or uploaded by You to People Background Check, including but not limited to Your address book contacts or other contact lists uploaded to People Background Check by You, to improve or enhance People Background Check’s products and services.

e) Other features of People-Background-Check.com must store Your third-party login credentials to function. For example, You may choose to provide Your third-party login credentials to syndicate private content from third-party social networks and websites. Under these circumstances, Your third-party login credentials will be stored only so long as You continue to enable private content syndication from these third-party social networks and websites. Should You terminate Your use of the syndication tool, this information will be deleted within a reasonable period of time following the termination.

Use and Sharing of Personal Information

a) People Background Check may use Personal Information You provide to People-Background-Check.com to create and maintain Your account, to personalize Your experience, and to send periodic email communications relating to our services, such as purchase receipts, account confirmations, and customer care correspondence, including emails to customers who have abandoned the purchase experience. We may also send out emails to inform You of new or updated data related to searches You have previously performed or about new products we think may be of interest to You. People Background Check uses certain trusted third parties to help us provide, improve, protect, and promote the services offered on People-Background-Check.com. These third parties will access Your information only to perform tasks on our behalf and in compliance with this Privacy Policy. For example, People Background Check provides payment data that You provide to certain payment processors, solely to effect the sale of products or subscriptions that You have requested, or may provide Your email address to a third party service solely for the purpose of delivering email communications and preventing fraudulent transactions, or may use a third-party service provider to facilitate upload of Your contacts from Your contact management providers. Except as specifically noted herein, People Background Check does not sell, exchange, transfer, or give this type of Personal Information to any other company without Your consent.

b) People Background Check may use Personal Information about Your use of People-Background-Check.com to improve our services. We may share IP addresses used to access People-Background-Check.com with designated third parties for the sole purpose of preventing and detecting fraud. People Background Check may also use services and technologies provided by other companies to assist People Background Check in understanding how You use People-Background-Check.com. As a result, information about how You use People-Background-Check.com may be available to these other companies to the extent that their technology collects such information for People Background Check’s use. People Background Check actively protects Your usage anonymity and does not distribute personally identifiable information about Your use of People-Background-Check.com to any third parties other than as described herein or in 3(a). Except as noted in 3(a), only aggregated use data that does not include personally identifiable information may be shared with other third parties.

c) People Background Check reserves the right to disclose Personal Information to third parties, without notice to You, if required to do so by law, or if People Background Check has a good faith belief that disclosure is necessary to (1) comply with legal process served on us; (2) protect and defend our rights or property; (3) act in an emergency to protect someone’s safety.

d) People Background Check reserves the right to transfer Personal Information to any successor in interest to the People Background Check business.

e) People Background Check (either directly or via its third party partners) collects anonymized session and anonymized click-tracking data regardless of a computer's Do-Not-Track signal.

f) The Privacy Policy describes People Background Check’s handling of personally identifiable information as required by the California Online Privacy Protection Act.

Third Party Advertisers

We may use third-party advertising companies to serve ads on our behalf. These companies may employ cookies and action tags (also known as single pixel gifs or web beacons) to measure advertising effectiveness. Any information that these third parties collect via cookies and action tags is completely anonymous. They may also use technologies such as cookies to gather information about your activities on this website and other websites in order to provide you advertising based on your browsing activities and interests.

Childrens Online Privacy Protection Act

a) People-Background-Check.com products and services are not intended for children under the age of 18 years old. People Background Check does not knowingly collect Personal Information from anyone under the age of 18. If You are aware that People Background Check has collected Personal Information from someone under the age of 18, please alert People Background Check at Contact Page and the information will be removed from our system as soon as is reasonably possible. This policy regarding collection of data from children exceeds the requirements of the Childrens Online Privacy Protection Act.

b) People Background Check does not knowingly aggregate or provide public records about people under the age of 18. People Background Check’s email search may return public records about children between the ages of 13 and 18 because this public information originates from third-party social networking sites and websites that permit children who are 13 years and older to create public profiles. To remove any People Background Check listing, including a listing that contains information about a person under the age of 18, please use our contact us directly.

How to Contact Us

If you have any questions regarding this Privacy Policy, please contact us by email at Contact Page


Last Revised: October 26, 2016


People Background Check is not a consumer reporting agency as defined by the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA). This site should not be used to make decisions about employment, tenant screening, or any purpose covered by the FCRA.