Panelist Privacy Policy

The Information We Collect

When you join the Curion panel, you fill out a profile that collects personal and general consumer information including your email address. Your email address is used to invite you to participate in upcoming research projects. The personal information we collect such as gender, birth date, state of residence and employment status are used to qualify you for upcoming studies and to provide aggregate category information to our clients such number of males or females who completed a project. Your name and mailing address enable us to send you incentives, prizes and/or other rewards you earn based on your participation.

Use of This Information

Once you join the Curion panel, your profile is stored in our proprietary database. This profile is strictly confidential. Your personal information such as name, address and phone number is never sold or released to other companies.

Use of Cookies

Our site uses temporary cookies that are removed after each session.

Updating Profile Information

Periodically, you will be sent an email request to update your profile or you can update your basic profile information at any time by logging in to your account or contacting Panelist Support.

Opt-out Policy

If at any time you wish to end your membership with Curion, please contact Panelist Support or log on to your account profile to unsubscribe via tile link. Once you unsubscribe, you will no longer receive email invitations from Curion.

Rewards

Anyone who participates in a Curion study is eligible for the prize or incentive established for that study. Information regarding drawings, incentive or other prizes will be explained when you qualify for a study. At times, Curion may request additional information such as your mailing address and/or any information required by law for reporting purposes, such as your social security number.

Notification of Changes

If there are material changes to our privacy policy, reward policy or ownership of this panel, you will be notified directly via email. All changes will be updated on our website.

Security

Curion will make every effort to ensure that your personal information is secure. Access to your profile is password protected and restricted to our site administrators. You will only be contacted for the reasons described above (see use of this information). Curion does not collect financial information such credit card or bank account numbers.

Links

Curion may post links to other sites. We do not review these sites nor do we take any responsibility for their content or policies.

Children’s Privacy

Curion will not knowingly collect information from individuals under the age of 13 without first gaining permission from his or her parent or legal guardian.

IRS Requirement

When your Curion earnings exceed $600, you will be notified via Tremendous in your reward redemption email and receive a pop-up message prior to accessing the reward. This message will direct you to complete an electronic W9 form. A sample W9 will be displayed on your screen with prompts to guide you through the information you will need to complete and submit the form. Note that if you do not exceed $600 in earnings from Curion in a calendar year, no action is required. A new electronic W9 will be required by Curion each year that you exceed $600 in earnings.