At IndependentOwners.com we demonstrate our commitment to our customers' privacy by providing this statement. We will do everything in our power to ensure your right to privacy. We are committed to developing long lasting relationships that are built on trust. IndependentOwners.com will not violate that trust.
1. Information Collected During Your Use of the Service
In order to register for our services, users are required to provide us with contact information (such as your name and email address), unique identifiers (like your password), and demographic information (like your postcode).
Certain information (such as your password and email address) is collected in order to, among other things, verify your identity and for use as account numbers in our record system.
IndependentOwners.com does not share website usage information about visitors to our website with anyone.
2. Our Use of Your Information
We use customer contact information from the registration form to send you information about our services and promotional material from some of our partners. Your contact information is also used to contact you when necessary. We use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server, and to administer our website. We may use your IP address to help protect ourselves and our partners from fraud.
3. Our Disclosure of Your Information
IndependentOwners.com offers features and services on our site where we will need to provide some of the information publicly available on your Member Site to third-party search engines offering search services. Should you choose to use any of these features and services, we may do the following with such information: distribute member product and service information and information about your website, your products and services, your web site address (URL), your contact information, and other information, to such search engines and various other comparative shopping and search services; and create a database of publicly available information about you or your business to its search partners with the express purpose of driving Internet user traffic to Member Sites, provided that such information is useful to the end users of the Member Sites. Publicly available information means information available to the public on your web site, and may include the following: information about the products or services you offer through the Member Site, your operating hours, your business address, your URL, your business contact information, and other such information. In no event, however, will we disclose any of your Financial Information.
In order to maximize protection of your information, the IndependentOwners.com Site Manager uses state-of-the-art technology to protect your data from use, misuse, or alteration by unauthorized third parties. Currently, we use Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol to protect your data and secure your transactions. SSL encrypts your credit card number as it is transmitted over the Internet. Of course, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100 percent secure, and IndependentOwners.com does not warrant that your information will be absolutely secure. Any transmission of data on or through the use of the IndependentOwners.com service is at your own risk.