HoustonAppraisalCompany.com believes strongly in providing Users notice of how it collects and uses data, including personal information, collected from the Web Site. Therefore, HoustonAppraisalCompany.com has adopted this Privacy Statement to which Users should refer to understand how HoustonAppraisalCompany.com collects and uses data.
What Personal Information Do We Collect?
How Do We Use Your Information?
We use your personal information to provide the services you or your agent or representative has requested us to perform. We request information from you to process any request from you, including any order, other request for services or other purchase. Some information is used for billing purposes and to fill your orders. If we have trouble processing an order, contact information may be used to contact you or your agent, such as a bank, other financial institution, or others who represent you or make requests on your behalf.
HoustonAppraisalCompany.com may use a third party intermediary to manage credit card or other payment processing. This intermediary is solely a link in the distribution chain, and is not permitted to store, retain, or use the information provided, except for the sole purpose of credit card processing.
We also use collected information to setup or improve our website, and we may use collected information to contact you for a variety of reasons, including, without limitation obtaining information from you regarding your use of our website and ways we can improve our website, and to send information to you regarding us, and our services, and to better understand our services. We use information in ways we determine most appropriate. We do not, however, share e-mail or other addresses with third parties, except in connection with providing the services you request. Also, we will not sell or rent personal identification information to anyone and we will not disclose any collected information to others in ways different from what is disclosed in this statement.
We use IP addresses to analyze trends, administer our website, track your use, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. IP addresses are not linked to personally identifiable information. We may disclose personal information when required or permitted by applicable law, judicial process or in court proceedings.
What Personal Information Is Shared With Others?
We share your personal information with our employees, agents, and independent contractors who provide services you request or which are requested on your behalf. We also may share information about current and former customers with governmental agencies or third parties as required or permitted by law. We may share aggregated demographic information with professionals who construct and modify our website, and who assist us in developing our business. Aggregated data is not linked to any personal information that can identify any individual person, and parties using such aggregated data are not allowed to use personally identifiable information except for the purposes of providing these services.
How Do We Protect The Personal Information About You?
We use physical, electronic and procedural safeguards to protect the information we collect about you. We instruct our employees as to the confidential handling of information we collect. Employees who violate these confidentiality requirements may be subject to disciplinary action. Of course, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality and security of your passwords and user identification information. The information we maintain about you should be accurate and complete to assist us in providing services to you. If you see information in our reports to you or elsewhere which suggests that our information is incomplete or inaccurate, please phone us at 877-489-8258 so that we can update this information.
We encourage you to be aware when you leave our Web Site and to read the privacy statements of each and every site that collects personally identifiable information. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the privacy practices of such other site. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by this Web Site.
What Information Do We Share About Former Customers?
We do not share information about our former customers except in response to subpoenas, discovery requests or for other legal reasons. If your personally identifiable information changes, or if you no longer desire our services, we will endeavor to provide a way to safely store, correct, update or remove that your personal data provided to us.