Privacy Policy

Last Updated and Effective as of February 15, 2021


Seattle Market Analytics LLC and its subsidiaries and affiliates (collectively, “Seattle Market Analytics,”, “SMA PRO”, “we,” “us,” and “our”), want you to be familiar with how we collect, use and disclose information from and about you because we understand you are concerned about your privacy, and we want to maintain your trust.

This Privacy Policy applies to information we collect from our website ( and other affiliated pages such as but not limited to Twitter (@SMA_PREMIUM).

Your use of our Services is also governed by the Terms of Use page on  or (our “Site”), (“Terms of Use”). By using the Seattle Market Analytics Services, you agree both to our Terms of Use and the terms and conditions of this Privacy Policy.

Information We Collect

  • Identity Data, which includes name or other similar identifiers.
  • Contact Data, which includes address, email address and telephone numbers.

Additionally, we may also collect other types of information that, along with Identity Data and Contact Data, may be considered and specifically named personal data:

  • Financial Data, which includes credit card, debit card or other payment card details. To see more details about our collection of your Financial Data through third parties, please see the section titled “Collection of Personal Financial Information by a Payment Service” below.
  • Transaction Data, which includes details about payments to and from you.
  • Technical Data, which includes internet protocol (IP) address, location data, your login data, and device and browser information.
  • Profile Data, whichincludesyour username and password, your interests, and preferences.
  • Usage Data, which includes information about how you use our Site and Partner Sites and advertising we serve on those sites.
  • Marketing and Communications Data, whichincludes your preferences in receiving marketing from us.


We use different methods to collect information from and about you:

Directly from you: We collect information about you when you provide them to us. For example, we collect your information when you register for or subscribe to certain products or services; create a membership profile; participate in a contest or game; take a survey; visit our Seattle Market Analytics Services; use any interactive features; participate in a community forum, or contact our customer service representatives through the messaging functionality made available to you on the Site and through the Services.

From Third Parties: We may receive information about you from third parties, such as social media services, commercially available sources, Seattle Market Analytics Affiliates, business partners, and, if applicable to you, the third-party provider of your subscription. The Personal Information we receive from third parties may include, for example, your name, contact information, information about your transactions, purchase history, or relationships with various product and service providers, and your use of certain applications. For example, if you access Seattle Market Analytics Services through a social media service or connect the Seattle Market Analytics Services to a social media service, the information we collect may also include your user name associated with that social media service, any information or content the social media service has the right to share with us, such as your profile picture, email address or friends list, and any information you have made public in connection with that social media service. When you access the Seattle Market Analytics Services through social media services or when you connect the Seattle Market Analytics Services to social media services, you are authorizing Seattle Market Analytics to collect, store, and use such information and content in accordance with this Privacy Policy. We may also receive information about you from third parties, including, for example, demographic data, social media account number, information about your interests, and information about your activities on other websites.

From automated technologies or interactions: As you interact with our Site, we may automatically collect Technical Data and Usage Data about you. Some of the ways in which we or our Site may collect are further described below:

  1. Cookies and other tracking technologies: When you access and interact with our Seattle Market Analytics LLC, we and our service providers may automatically collect certain information about those visits. For example, in order to permit your connection to the Seattle Market Analytics, our servers receive and record information about your computer, device, and browser, potentially including your IP address, browser type, and other software or hardware information. Seattle Market Analytics LLC and our service providers also may use cookies and other tracking technologies (such as browser cookies, pixels, beacons, and Adobe Flash technology) when you visit or use the Seattle Market Analytics Services. Third parties that support the Seattle Market Analytics Services by serving advertisements or providing services, such as providing users with the ability to comment on content, allowing users to share content, customizing content based on usage, or tracking aggregate site usage statistics, may also use these technologies to collect information on the Seattle Market Analytics Services and on other websites.
  2. Flash technologies: Our Site may also use Flash technologies. You can manage the use of Flash technologies with the Flash management tools available at Adobe’s website, Please note that by blocking any or all cookies you may not have access to certain features or personalization available through our Seattle Market Analytics Services.

Collection of Personal Financial Information by a Payment Service

In some cases, we may use an unaffiliated payment service to allow you to purchase a product or make payments (“Payment Service”). Depending on the product or services involved, your financial information may be collected in one of two ways:

  1. You may be directed to a Payment Service webpage. Any information that you provide to a Payment Service will be subject to the applicable Payment Service’s privacy policy, rather than this Privacy Policy. We have no control over, and are not responsible for, any Payment Service’s use of information collected through any Payment Service; or
  2. You may be making purchases directly through our Services without being routed to a Payment Service webpage, where you may provide payment information (such as payment card number and expiration date). This information is used by our Payment Service for one-time and recurring billing purposes according to the type of product ordered and the terms pertaining thereto, and to fulfill your orders. Payment card information is sent in encrypted format and is used only to send to our Payment Service, for the purposes of collecting payment for services rendered or to be rendered. We never make this information visible to anyone other than our Payment Service and never communicate it over a non-encrypted connection. The full payment card number is never seen by anyone inside our company, once entered and submitted, except by our Payment Service for the purposes of authorizing, clearing and reversing charges to your payment card. If we (or our Payment Service) have trouble processing an order, we (or our Payment Service) may use your Personal Information to contact you.

How We Use Your Information

We use information held about you to perform our services and for other purposes outlined below:

  • To provide our products, services, and features to you including: to process and fulfill your subscription, sending you information about your relationship or transactions with us, to measure and improve those services and features.
  •  customer support, including online chats, and to respond to inquiries.
  • To improve the quality of our products and services.
  • To personalize your experience by presenting content, products, and offers tailored to you.
  • Combine your information with other information relating to your use of Seattle Market Analytics products, services, and websites.
  • Supplement your information we collect with information from other sources, such as publicly available information from social media services, commercially available sources, and information from Seattle Market Analytics Affiliates or business partners.
  • To deliver relevant online advertising.
  • To send you marketing materials.
  • To allow social sharing functionality.
  • To contact you to respond to your direct inquiries.
  • To perform specific services, you have requested.
  • Where we need to comply with a legal or regulatory obligation.
  • To protect the rights of Seattle Market Analytics LLC and others. 

How We Share Your Information

At this time, we do not share your information with anyone other than our Payment Processer for transaction processing requirements.


Seattle Market Analytics LLC uses a combination of administrative, technical, and personnel to safeguard Personal Information in its possession against loss, theft, and unauthorized use, disclosure, or modification. However, no one can guarantee the complete safety of your information. If you have reason to believe that your interaction with us is no longer secure (for example, if you feel that the security of any account you might have with us has been compromised), please immediately notify us of the problem by emailing us at

Change of purpose

We retain the right to change our privacy policy at any time with or without updates to or subscriber group.

Choices and Access

Your Choices Regarding Our Use and Disclosure of Your Personal Information

We give you certain choices regarding our use and disclosure of your Personal Information for marketing purposes.

You may opt-out from receiving electronic communications from us (including surveys or notifications) by changing your account settings through the appropriate link on the Site account services page or following the unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email or contacting us at

Please note that there are certain service notifications that you may not opt-out of, such as renewal notices and notifications of changes to Seattle Market Analytics products and services or policies. If you have installed a mobile app and you wish to stop receiving push notifications, you can change the settings either on your mobile device or through the app.

Your California Privacy Rights

California law permits our customers who are California residents to request certain information regarding our disclosure of Personal Information to third parties for their own direct marketing purposes, including: (a) a list of the categories of Personal Information, such as name, email address and mailing address and the type of services provided to the customer that a business has disclosed to third parties (including affiliates that are separate legal entities) during the immediately preceding calendar year for the third parties’ direct marketing purposes and (b) the names and addresses of all such third parties. To request the above information, please contact us at

Child/Minor Information

The Seattle Market Analytics LLC Services, and are not targeted to, and do not knowingly collect Personal Information from, minors under 18 years of age. We request that these individuals do not use our services if they are under the age of 18.

The Services may also integrate with social networking services.  You understand that we do not control such services and are not liable for the manner in which they operate.  While we may provide you with the ability to use such services in connection with our Site, we are doing so merely as an accommodation and, like you, are relying upon those third-party services to operate properly and fairly.

You should be aware that information which you voluntarily include and transmit online in a publicly accessible blog, social network or otherwise online may be viewed and used by others.  We are unable to control such uses of your information, and by using such services you assume the risk that the information provided by you may be viewed and used by third parties.

Updates to Privacy Policy

Seattle Market Analytics LLC may modify this Privacy Policy. Please look at the effective date at the top of this Privacy Policy to see when this Privacy Policy was last revised. Any changes to this Privacy Policy will become effective when we post the revised Privacy Policy on the Seattle Market Analytics LLC Services. Your use of the Seattle Market Analytics LLC Services or your provision of Personal Information to us following these changes means that you accept the revised Privacy Policy.

Contact Us

If you have questions about this Privacy Policy, please contact us at We ask that you not disclose any sensitive Personal Information (e.g., social security numbers, information related to racial or ethnic origin, political opinions, religion or other beliefs, health, criminal background or trade union membership) when contacting us, as we do not require such information from you.