Promotional & Informational Use of Emails
We use the e-mail address provided by our registered users to send periodic promotional e-mails to you about our services and products, any new or upcoming products or otherwise related to any products or services we sell, but only if you have elected to receive such email communications from us. We also use the email addresses of users of our Services as part of the user’s login information and to send general information and important updates and notices to our users regarding their accounts.
We may also send direct mailers and send periodic newsletters and/or promotional materials to the physical address you have provided about our services and products, any new or upcoming products or otherwise related to any products or services, but only if you have elected to receive such communications from us. You can opt-out of receiving any mailers or newsletters/subscriptions at any time by sending an email to email@example.com and requesting to opt-out of receiving such communications in the future. Finally, we may send you text messages to any mobile number you provide to us for promotional or advertising purposes, in order to communicate certain necessary information to you or in order to facilitate some transaction with you though this Website. You can opt out of receiving text messages by texting the word “STOP” to any number that sends you text messages from us.
Billing & Shipping Agents
When you purchase anything from this Website, we also share the Identity Information you provide, your credit/debit card or bank account information you provide and any shipping information with third party credit card and payment processors such as PayPal, authorized.net., Google, etc. (which may include fraud screening and/or automated data processors) and with shipping agents such as UPS or Fed Ex and our third-party shipping partner(s). Any disclosure of this information is necessary to facilitate the specific transaction and will only be used by us for that strict purpose, unless otherwise stated in this Policy. This limited access is incidental to the services being provided by such third parties and no permission or consent is granted by us to use or disclose this information in any manner other than as necessary to provide the applicable services to us and facilitate any transactions with you.
We use third party service providers to provide services and/or products to us necessary for hosting or operating this Website and for shipping products to you. These third-party service providers may include, but are not limited to, payment processors such as PayPal, website/server host providers, our shipping partners, email host providers and other third-party website application providers. In the course of providing these services and/or products to us, such third parties may sometimes have limited access to information collected on this Website, including some of your IP address and/or some of your Identity information. This limited access is incidental to the services being provided by such third parties and no permission or consent is granted by us for any third party provider to use or disclose this information in any manner whatsoever other than as necessary to provide the applicable service to us. We may also share your personal information with our authorized service providers that perform certain services on our behalf. These services may include fulfilling orders, processing credit card payments, delivering packages, providing customer service and marketing assistance, performing business and sales analysis, supporting our website functionality, and supporting contests, sweepstakes, surveys and other features offered through our website or performing background checks of service professionals. We may also release information to collection and/or credit agencies for past due Service Professional accounts. These service providers may have access to personal information needed to perform their functions.
We reserve the right to share our files and some Identity Information we collect through this Website directly with third party independent contractors that we retain to provide customer support and other administrative services on our behalf. We contract such third parties for the limited purpose of assisting us operate this Website and/or provide support or administrative services in conjunction with any products or services that we may offer through this Website from time to time. This limited access is incidental to the services being provided by such third party contractors and no permission or consent is granted by us to use or disclose this information in any manner whatsoever, other than as necessary to provide the applicable services to us. In such cases, we will require that our independent contractors commit to uphold the privacy of any Identity Information or other information regarding our Website visitors or customers that we may share with them.
When you make purchases or engage in promotions offered through our website or our services, we may share personal information with the businesses with which we partner to offer you those products, services, promotions, contests and/or sweepstakes. When you elect to engage in a particular merchant’s offer or program, you authorize us to provide your email address and other information to that merchant.
We match your information and service request against our list of service professionals. When you submit a service request through our website, you consent to our providing your personal information and request to the service professionals we match with your request. Sharing this information with service professionals allows them to contact you using the e-mail address or other contact information you provided. In addition, we have other approved contractual partners that fulfill service requests, or that utilize their own service professionals to supplement our network, and we share your information with them in order to attempt to provide the services requested. If using our services pursuant to a membership with one of our partners, we may share your service request activity information with such partner.
Cross-Marketing & Advertising Partners & Ad Networks
From time to time, we may decide to provide your Linked Information, past purchase or order history information in association with some of your Identity Information, such as your past purchase amounts, that we collect and associate with any of your Identity Information, or certain Identity Information by itself, such as your email address, with other businesses or organizations whose website content, products or services we think may appeal to our users or that they may find useful. These third parties may include certain cross-marketing partners or advertising partners or certain ad networks that may send promotional emails to you from time to time about their products or services or show you targeted ads when you visit our Website.
We share any device location information, mobile application Use Information and/or unique phone identifiers we collect from mobile devices through mobile applications we offer through this Website to various ad networks. Sometimes, we share application use data linked to visitors through their unique device ID numbers that we have collected through your use of any mobile applications we offer through this Website with ad networks. When we collect contacts lists from visitors mobile devices through mobile applications, this information may be shared by us with ad networks, including any names, numbers or email addresses of contained in such contacts lists.
Third-Party Advertisements Disclaimer
We may display third party ads using Google AdSense or a similar third-party ad provider and such advertising is provided by and controlled by Google. We do not choose which ads are displayed. Each time someone clicks on one of the ads presented by Google, we receive a small payment on a pay-per-click basis. In all cases, an advertisement does not imply any form of endorsement, recommendation or guarantee by us and we make no guarantee of the quality, appropriateness or nature of the products or services being advertised. You agree that any purchase or use by you of products or services through any third party.
Do We Sell Your Identity Information?
We make every effort to respect your privacy and we will never sell, license or disclose any of your Identity Information, by itself or bundled with any website Use Information or other information that we collect to any third parties for any purpose not expressly set forth in this Policy, without your express written consent.
We may disclose certain Identity information if: i) requested via a subpoena, court order, or local, state, federal or international law enforcement request to release any such information; or ii) in order to investigate and help prevent security threats, fraud or other malicious activity; or iii) to protect our rights or protect our property, or any or the rights of our customers or other third parties.
When you visit this Website or send e-mails to us, you are communicating with us electronically. You consent to receive communications from us electronically. You agree that all agreements, notices and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing. If you send us an email communication, call us or send a written correspondence for any reason, we may create a file and store your email and other Identity Information specific to you. We generally will maintain a record and keep notes of all communications with you. All messages transmitted by you on this Website or to us shall not be treated as confidential and shall be deemed to be accessible to the general public. You should not transmit any communications or correspondences to us that you intend only the intended recipient(s) read. Notice is hereby given that all messages or electronic data transmitted onto this Website can and may be read by us, regardless of whether we are the intended recipient of any such message(s).
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