By visiting HomeOnTrack.com, or by signing up for, accessing, or using one or more of the Services, you are accepting the practices described in this Privacy Notice.
The information we learn from customers allows us to personalize and continually improve the user experience for the Services. Here are the types of information we gather:
1.1 User Supplied Information. HomeOnTrack receives and may store and analyze any information you enter on or through the Services, or give us in any other way. Information that we collect can be: (i) name and address information (when signing up for an account); (ii) your e-mail address; (iii) browsing patterns, search activity, and other information provided by your computer or mobile device in connection with your use of the Website (such as your browser type, IP address, location, unique device identifier, etc); (iv) any comments or other posts submitted through the Website; (v) communications between you and HomeOnTrack; (vi) communications between you and third-parties through the Website; (vii) information regarding building materials, supplies, budgets, contractors, and other information inputted or uploaded by you through the Web App or Mobile App; (viii), and credit card and other transactional information supplied to facilitate the purchase of a subscription. This list is not exclusive, and may be altered without notice based on information that you supply voluntarily.
1.2 Automatically Provided Information. Some information may be provided by you without your direct input. Examples of this information include the IP address used to connect your computer to the Internet; any e-mail address that you use to communicate with us; computer and connection information such as browser type and version, operating system, and platform; your use history of the Services, which we may aggregate with similar information from other customers; the full Uniform Resource Locator (URL) clickstream to, through, and from the Website, including date and time; cookie number; and pages you viewed.
1.4 Linked Networks and Contacts. If you elect link your HomeOnTrack account with social network services or other online platforms such as Facebook, Google, or Instagram, you will be asked to enable sharing of your contacts with HomeOnTrack. In an effort to encourage a more connected experience, if you agree to share your contacts, We may send notices informing your contacts that you have joined HomeOnTrack so that you and your contacts can find and follow each other’s HomeOnTrack account. You can adjust permission for users to follow your profile in the advanced settings of your profile.
1.5 Right to refrain from giving information. You have right to refrain from giving us certain information, but then you might not be able to take advantage of all of the features of the Services. We use the information that you provide for to enhance the Services, such as responding to your requests, customizing and improving the usability of the Services, and communicating with you.
1.8 Supplemental Software. A number of companies offer utilities designed to help you visit Web sites anonymously. Although we will not be able to provide you with a personalized experience at the Website if we cannot recognize you, we want you to be aware that these tools exist.
1.9 E-mail Communications. We communicate and make special offers available via email. To help us make e-mails more useful and interesting, we may receive a confirmation when you open e-mail from HomeOnTrack if your computer supports such capabilities. If you do not want to receive e-mail or other mail from us, please adjust your e-mail contact preferences.
1.10 Information from Other Sources. From time to time, we receive information about you from other sources and add it to our account information.
- USE OF INFORMATION
In addition, HomeOnTrack uses the information it collects to better understand how users access and use the Services, both on an aggregated and individualized basis, in order to improve the Services, respond to user desires and preferences, develop additional products and services, and for other research and analytical purposes. From time to time, we may also offer contests or promotions, and will use the information we collect to administer such contests, promotions and surveys, to analyze the results for research purposes, and to comply with legal requirements related to such contests and promotions.
- SHARING OF INFORMATION
The information that we collect about our customers is critical to our business. We respect and value this information, and do not want to jeopardize the flow of information between our customers and the Services. HomeOnTrack will not rent or sell your personal contact information (such as any e-mail addresses we may have on file for your account, your address information, phone-number, etc) to third-parties to use for their own marketing purposes. However, in some cases HomeOnTrack may allow third parties, including other users and HomeOnTrack partners, to contact you through the Website, including for marketing purposes. Please be aware that any information that you share publically though your use of the Website is available to third party users of and visitors to the Website; HomeOnTrack cannot control such third parties’ use or further disclosure of your information. It may be necessary to share some information about you with third parties in connection with your use of the Services. The information that we may share with third-parties includes:
3.1 HomeOnTrack’s Agents, Contractors, Subsidiaries, Affiliates, and/or other Providers: HomeOnTrack may share your information with our Agents, Contractors, Subsidiaries, Affiliates, or other Providers of services utilized by HomeOnTrack as may be needed to run the Website and the Services, fulfill your requests and commercial transactions authorized by you, process your payments, or to provide you with customer support.
3.4 Business Transfers: HomeOnTrack may transfer any information we have collected about you if HomeOnTrack is merged with another entity, bought out by another company, or as necessary as part of a bankruptcy proceeding. We may also disclose information about you as necessary as part of the planning or review process for any potential merger, acquisition or transfer of assets.
3.5 Other HomeOnTrack Users: Please be advised that any information you post publically on the Website will be publically available to other users of the Website. By posting to the Website, you agree to permit us to disclose publically the information that you post.
3.6 Investigations: HomeOnTrack may investigate and disclose information from or about you, as permitted by applicable law, if we believe that such investigation or disclosure is (a) necessary to comply with legal process and law enforcement instructions and orders, such as a search warrant, subpoena, statute, judicial proceeding, or other legal process served on us; (b) helpful to prevent, investigate, or identify possible wrongdoing in connection with the Services; or (c) helpful to protect our rights, reputation, property, or that of our users, subsidiaries, or the public.
- THIRD PARTY ADVERTISING
As noted above, HomeOnTrack works with third parties such as network advertisers to serve advertisements on third-party websites or other media, and to evaluate the success of HomeOnTrack’s advertising campaigns, including Facebook, Google, and others (Facebook and Google offer additional ways to opt out of certain advertising activities, and maintain their own privacy policies that address their interest-based advertising services). HomeOnTrack also may work with third parties to display ads on the Website.
You may be able to opt-out of receiving many targeted ads by taking advantage of certain consumer choice tools created by certain self-regulation programs, such as aboutads.info.
Opting-out of receiving targeted ads from certain companies will opt you out of receiving ads from said companies, but it does not mean that you will no longer receive advertising through the Website or other websites. You may continue to receive contextually based ads based on the particular website you are viewing. If your browser is configured to reject cookies, or you subsequently delete your cookies, your opt-out may not be effective. Additional information is available at aboutads.info.
- PLUG-INS AND WIDGETS
- INFORMATION SECURITY
6.1 Software Used. To protect the security of your payment information during transmission, we use Zoho Checkout, which encrypts information you input.
6.2 Order Confirmation. We reveal only the last five digits of your credit card numbers when confirming an order. To process an order, it is necessary to transmit the entire credit card number to the appropriate credit card company.
6.3 Signing off. To prevent unauthorized access to sensitive information, it is important for you to monitor those who have access to your password and to your computer. Be sure to sign off when finished using a shared computer.
6.4 No Guarantee of Security. No method of transmission over the Internet or through a mobile device, or method of electronic storage, is 100% safe and secure. HomeOnTrack cannot, and does not, guarantee the absolute security of your information. HomeOnTrack strongly recommends that you take steps to protect your account and personal information, such as choosing a strong password, keeping your password private, updating your password frequently, and not using the same password for multiple accounts.
- USER CHOICES WITH REGARD TO ACCESS OF INFORMATION
7.1 General. You always have the right to refrain from providing any information to HomeOnTrack. This may have an impact on your use of the Services, or in taking advantage of certain unique features of the Services.
7.2 Prior Information. You can add or update certain information on pages such as those listed in the “User Access to Information” section above. When you update, modify, or remove information, copies of the updated, modified or deleted information may continue to reside in our systems for a period of time, and we may maintain copies of such information as part of our business records.
7.4 Cookie Choices. The Help portion of the toolbar on most Web browsers will tell you how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, how to have the browser notify you when you receive a new cookie, or how to disable cookies altogether. However, disabling cookies means that you will not be able to use all features of the Services.
We do not offer our Services to children. If you are under 18, you may only use or access the Services with the permission of a parent or guardian. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children. If you become aware that a child has provided HomeOnTrack with personal information without parental consent, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org, and we will take steps to remove such information and terminate the child’s account.
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