‘Personally Identifiable Information’ (PII), as described in US privacy law and information security, is information that can be used on its own or with other information to identify, contact, or locate a single person, or to identify an individual in context.
What personal information do we collect from the people that visit our blog, website or app?
When do we collect information?
How do we use your information?
We may use the information we collect from you when you:
- Make a purchase
- Sign up for our newsletter
- Respond to a survey or marketing communication
- Surf the website
- Or use certain other site features to allow us to better service you in responding to your customer service requests
How do we protect your information?
- “www.newyorkhomesforcash.com” is scanned on a regular basis for security holes and known vulnerabilities in order to make your visit to our site as safe as possible.
- We use regular Malware Scanning.
- Your personal information is contained behind secured networks and is only accessible by a limited number of persons who have special access rights to such systems. These individuals are required to keep the information strictly confidential.
- In addition, all sensitive/credit information you supply is encrypted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology.
- Five Boro implements a variety of security measures when a user enters, submits, or accesses their information to maintain the safety of your personal information.
- All transactions are processed through a gateway provider and are not stored or processed on our servers.
Do we use ‘cookies’?
- Help us remember and process the items in your shopping cart.
- Better help us understand your preferences based on previous or current site activity, which enables us to provide you with improved services.
- Lastly, keep track of advertisements.
New York Homes For Cash will not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your Personally Identifiable Information unless we provide users with advance notice.
This does not include website hosting partners and other parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or serving our users, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential.
Five Boro may also release information when it’s release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others’ rights, property or safety.
However, Five Boro may provide non-personally identifiable visitor information to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.
Google’s Advertising Principles sums up Google’s Advertising requirements:
We’ve implemented the following:
Users can set preferences for how Google advertises to you using the Google Ad Settings page. Alternatively, you can opt out by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative Opt-Out page or by using the Google Analytics Opt-Out Browser add on.
California Online Privacy Protection Act
According to CalOPPA, we agree to the following:
- Users can visit our site anonymously.
Does our site handle Do Not Track signals?
Do we allow third-party behavioral tracking?
COPPA (Children Online Privacy Protection Act)
The Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) puts parents in control when it comes to the collection of information in regards to children under the age of 13. Federal Trade Commission (FTC), the United States’ consumer protection agency, enforces the COPPA Rule. COPPA spells out what operators of websites and online services must do to protect children’s privacy and safety online.
Fair Information Practices
Fair Information Practices Principles form the backbone of privacy law in the United States. Moreover, the concepts they include have played a significant role in the development of data protection laws around the globe. Understanding the Fair Information Practice Principles is critical to comply with the various privacy laws that protect personal information.
To comply with Fair Information Practices we will take the following responsive action, should a data breach occur:
CAN-SPAM Act is a law that sets the rules for commercial email. The act establishes requirements for commercial messages, gives recipients the right to have emails stopped from being sent to them, and spells out tough penalties for violations.
Five Boro collects your email address in order to:
- Respond to inquiries, and/or other requests or questions
- Send information
To be in accordance with CAN-SPAM, we agree to the following:
If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, you can email us at: firstname.lastname@example.org
The team will promptly remove you from ALL correspondence.
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