Thank you for visiting the HomeHints.org website (the “Site”). We hold the privacy of your personal information in utmost regard.
At this time, we are not able to guarantee support for the new Do Not Track technology. HomeHints.org is built with third party software that is running on third-party servers. The Site also contains third-party content from advertising partners. Therefore we cannot control the Do Not Track functionality of all site content. To learn how to turn on Do Not Track, visit donottrack.us
- Google’s use of the DoubleClick cookie enables it and its partners to serve ads to HomeHints.org users based on the user’s visit to HomeHints.org and/or other sites on the Internet.
- Users may opt out of the use of the DoubleClick cookie for interest-based advertising by visiting Ads Settings.
What does HomeHints.org collect?
1. Personal information that you choose to provide includes:
(a) Registration Information
When you decide to purchase products from our site you will have to provide certain information. This information can include name, address, phone number, email address, and credit card number.
(b) Email Information
You may provide your email address during registration, on our customer service form, to sign up for our newsletter, etc. Your Information will never be sold to another entity.
2. Web Site Use Information
Like many other Web sites, HomeHints.org makes use of log files. The information inside the log files includes internet protocol ( IP ) addresses, type of browser, Internet Service Provider ( ISP ), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and number of clicks to analyze trends, administer the site, track user’s movement around the site, and gather demographic information. IP addresses, and other such information are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable.
How Does HomeHints.org Use Your Information?
We use personal information for purposes of running the business, monitoring the use of the site, measuring marketing results, improving content, layout, and services, and for other lawful purposes. These uses improve our site to make it better meet your needs. Personally identifiable information or business information will not be shared with parties except as required by law. Occasionally, we may also use the information we collect to notify you about important changes to our web site, new services, and special offers we think you will find valuable. You may notify us at any time if you do not wish to receive these offers by emailing us at the link provided on the newsletter.
Sharing and Selling Information
We do not share, sell, lend or lease any of the information that uniquely identifies a subscriber (such as email addresses or personal details) with anyone except to the extent it is necessary to provide services that you have requested.
How Can You Access and Correct Your Information?
You may request access to all your personally identifiable information that we collect online and maintain in our database by using our contact form
What About Legally Compelled Disclosure of Information?
We may disclose information when legally compelled to do so, in other words, when we, in good faith, believe that the law requires it or for the protection of our legal rights. We may also disclose account information when we have reason to believe that disclosing this information is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against someone who may be violating our Terms of Service or to protect the safety of our users and the public.
What About Other Web Sites Linked to Our Web Site?
Please note that your information will be stored and processed on third-party servers in the United States. The laws on holding personal data in the United States may be less stringent than the laws of your country of residence or citizenship. To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online. These protections include Secure Socket Layer (“SSL”) encryption for the transmission of sensitive financial and personal information.
HomeHints.org allows visitors to unsubscribe so that they will not receive future messages. After unsubscribing we will discontinue sending the particular messages as soon as technically feasible. Contact us with any such request.
Surveys & Contests
HomeHints.org may request information from users for surveys or contests. Participation in these surveys or contests is voluntary and therefore you have a choice whether or not to disclose this information. Information requested may include name, address, age and email. Contact information will be used to notify the winners and award prizes. Survey information will be used for purposes of monitoring or improving the use and satisfaction of this site. We may disclose the name, city, and state of contest winners.
Use by Children
Children are not eligible to use our services unsupervised and we do not knowingly collect personal information from children under the age of 13. If you are under 13, do not submit any personal information to us and use this service only in conjunction with permission and guidance from your parents or guardians.
Changes in Ownership
In the event that HomeHints.org is acquired either wholly or in part, your information may be considered part of those assets, and may be part of those assets that are transferred.
Last modified : January 5, 2015