How We Gather Information

When you visit a website we operate, we store the information you voluntarily give us when you complete a form. Additionally, like most websites, our servers use log files to track visitor activity. We store information such as internet protocol addresses, browser type, internet service provider, visited page, date and time, etc.

Additional Information We Process

FreshAddress provides data processing services to other businesses and organizations to improve the quality of their email database. In this capacity, all of the information processed by FreshAddress is owned and controlled by FreshAddress’s clients.

The Use of Cookies

We may utilize cookies, clear gifs, or other graphical images to create a link to information we have collected or are processing on behalf of our clients. You may use our website without accepting any cookies. Some of our business partners (e.g. service providers and advertisers) may also use cookies on our site. To opt out of the use of cookies on our sites from third party providers please visit the following links:

How We Use Information

We use the information we collected in a way that is fair and consistent with the reason the recipient supplied us with that information. We keep your information private and except as described in this Privacy Policy, we never share the information with any third parties.

Information Sharing – Third Parties

We will not share information received directly from you or from our clients with third parties except to:

  • Facilitate customers making credit card payments
  • Deliver and help us track our marketing and advertising content
  • Determine our website usage metrics
  • Manage our sales and customer support services
  • Supplement our services with additional data

We enter into confidentiality and data processing agreements with providers to ensure they comply with the highest levels of confidentiality, security, and best practices.  Providers are only allowed to use the information while performing services for FreshAddress and all processing must be done within the United States.  We regularly review their standards and practices.

We require all third parties to respect the security of your personal information and to treat it in accordance with the law.  We do not allow third-party service providers to use your personal information for their own purposes and only permit them to process your personal information for specified purposes and in accordance with our instructions.

FreshAddress complies with the Privacy Shield Principles for all personal data from the EU and Switzerland, including the onward transfer liability provisions. Any information FreshAddress’s client (acting as the EU or Swiss controller) identifies as sensitive will be treated accordingly.

FreshAddress is subject to the investigatory and enforcement powers of the Federal Trade Commission. We are required to disclose personal information in response to lawful requests by public authorities, including meeting national security or law enforcement requirements. We may also disclose personal information in the good faith belief that such action is necessary in order to conform to the edicts of the law or comply with a legal process.

You Can Control The Use Of Your Information

At any time, you have the right to choose not to receive communications from FreshAddress. You can do this by clicking the unsubscribe link in the email you received or by contacting us through the methods listed below.  If you opt out of receiving marketing messages, this will not apply to personal information provided to us as a result of a service purchase, experience, or other transaction.

You also have the right to remove your information from our databases. You may request so by contacting us using the methods below.

Access To And Accuracy Of Your Information

FreshAddress strives to keep your personal information secure and accurately recorded. We have implemented technology, management processes, and policies to help maintain data accuracy.

The vast majority of the time we are processing data on behalf of our client, and inquiries for access or removal must be directed to them.  In the rare case we directly collected information, we are happy to provide individual access and the reasonable ability to review and correct it.  You may request such research / deletion by contacting us using the methods below.

Data Retention

When processing a project on behalf of our clients, our default policy is to destroy data 30 days after service completion and receipt of payment.  If you are a client of FreshAddress and would like to change your data retention timeframe, you may do so by contacting our client servicing team.

We will only retain your personal information for as long as necessary to fulfill the purposes we collected it for, including the purposes of satisfying any legal, accounting, or reporting purposes.

Data Security

All data collected and processed by FreshAddress is done so in the United States.

FreshAddress utilizes industry-leading data security solutions and maintains physical, electronic and administrative safeguards to help protect personal data from loss, misuse, or alteration. All information is stored securely and may only be accessed by employees with a legitimate business need to access the information.

We have put into place procedures to deal with any suspected personal data breach and will notify you and any applicable regulator of a breach where we are legally required to do so.

FreshAddress educates relevant employees about compliance with the Privacy Shield Principles and has assessment procedures in place to ensure compliance.

For more information about the security measures we have implemented to protect your personal information please visit our Data Security page at

Privacy Shield

FreshAddress complies with the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework and Swiss-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework as set forth by the U.S. Department of Commerce regarding the collection, use, and retention of personal information transferred from the European Union and Switzerland to the United States. FreshAddress has certified to the Department of Commerce that it adheres to the Privacy Shield Principles. If there is any conflict between the terms in this privacy policy and the Privacy Shield Principles, the Privacy Shield Principles shall govern. To learn more about the Privacy Shield program, and to view our certification, please visit

FreshAddress receives information transferred from the EU and Switzerland to the United States as a processor on behalf of our clients. As a processor on behalf, FreshAddress acts only on the instructions of its clients and does not control or share such data without direction from the client. For such processing, FreshAddress enters into appropriate agreements with its clients specifying that the client recognizes that it is a data controller for the purpose of the EU Data Protection Directive and is in compliance with the applicable EU Member State data protection laws or the Swiss Federal Act on Data Protection.

Individuals may have the right to limit the use and disclosure of their personal information as required by the Privacy Shield’s Principles, such as whether your personal information is disclosed to a third party or used for purposes materially different from the purpose for which the personal information was originally collected or subsequently authorized by you. If you wish to limit the use and disclosure of personal information in accordance with the Privacy Shield Principles, please contact us at


Contact And Enforcement

FreshAddress has a designated individual who is responsible for the internal supervision of FreshAddress’s privacy policies.  You may contact us at:

FreshAddress, LLC
Attn: Privacy Shield
36 Crafts St
Newton, MA 02458

We may need to request specific information from you to help us confirm your identity and ensure your right to access your personal information (or to exercise any of your other rights).  This is a security measure to ensure that personal information is not disclosed to any person who has no right to receive it.  We may also contact you to ask you for further information in relation to your request to speed up our response.

We try to respond to all legitimate requests within one month.  Occasional it may take longer than a month if your request is particularly complex or you have made a number of requests.  In this case we will notify you and keep you updated.  We may refuse to comply with your request if it is clearly unfounded, repetitive or excessive.

ANA serves as FreshAddress’s third-party dispute resolution provider, as required under the Privacy Shield Framework. If you believe FreshAddress is not complying with the Privacy Shield principles or this policy and your inquiry with FreshAddress has not been satisfactorily addressed, you may contact the ANA Privacy Shield Dispute Resolution Program at:


Attn: Privacy Shield

225 Reinekers Lane, Suite 325, Alexandria, VA 22314




In the event complaints to FreshAddress and the U. S. Data & Marketing Association do not result in a satisfactory resolution, you may have the right to seek binding arbitration.


FreshAddress is compliant as a Service Provider under the California Consumer Privacy Act.  For any access, correction, or deletion requests please email and your request will be handled within 30 days.


FreshAddress websites and services are not directed at people under the age of 13. Whether for itself or for its clients, FreshAddress will not knowingly collect or maintain personally identifiable information from or about anyone under 13. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your child has provided us with personal information, please contact us so that we can remove the information.


From time to time, our website may contain links to other sites. FreshAddress is not responsible for the terms of use or privacy practices and policies of those other sites. Use of those sites, even if accessed through a link on our website, is governed by the other sites own terms and policies.

We may make changes to this Privacy Policy from time to time for any reason. Use of the information we collect is governed by the Privacy Policy in effect at the time the information is used or collected. If we make any material changes in the way we use personal information, we will update this Privacy Policy to reflect that change and notify you by way of a pop-up on the Website.


This Privacy Policy was last updated January 2, 2020.