Last Updated July 16, 2014
Home Appliance Mart has received TRUSTe's Privacy Seal signifying that this
privacy statement and our practices have been reviewed for compliance with
the TRUSTe program viewable on the validation page available by clicking the
TRUSTe seal. The TRUSTe program covers only information that is collected through
this Web site, http://www.witbeckappliance.com.
If you have an unresolved privacy or data use concern that we have not addressed
satisfactorily, please contact TRUSTe at https://feedback-form.truste.com/watchdog/request.
1. What personally information Home Appliance Mart collects from
2. What personally information third parties collect through the
3. What organization collects the information.
4. How Home Appliance Mart uses the information.
5. With whom Home Appliance Mart may share user information.
6. What choices are available to users regarding collection, use and distribution
of the information.
7. What measures Home Appliance Mart takes to protect the information under
8. How users can correct any inaccuracies in the information.
The following discloses Home Appliance Mart’s information gathering
and dissemination practices for this Web site: www.WitbeckAppliance.com/,
which is owned
and operated by Home Appliance Mart. We have created this privacy statement
in order to demonstrate our firm commitment to privacy. Home Appliance Mart
does not share, sell, trade, or rent your personal information to third parties
for promotional reasons.
We do not link IP address/ log files to personally information.
We use your IP address to help collect data about what city and state you are
visiting us from.
A cookie is a small text file that is stored on a user’s computer for
we store in cookies to any personally information you submit while
on our site.
to track non-personally information about visitors to our site
in the aggregate, e.g., usage and volume statistics to measure advertising
Third-Party Web Beacons: We use third-party web beacons to help analyze where
visitors go and what they do while visiting our Web site. They may also use
anonymous information about your visits to this and other Web sites in order
to improve its products and services and provide advertisements about goods
and services of interest to you. If you would like more information about
this practice and to know your choices about not having this information
used by Google Analytics, click
We partner with a third party ad network to either display advertising on
our Web site or to manage our advertising on other sites. Our ad network partner
activities on this and other Web sites to provide you targeted advertising
based upon your interests. If you wish to not have this information used for
the purpose of serving you targeted ads, you may opt-out by clicking Here.
Please note this does not opt you out of being served advertising. You will
continue to receive generic ads.
WitbeckAppliance.com does contain links to other Web sites. When you click
on these links you are actually clicking to another site. These sites privacy
may be different from ours and we suggest you read them.
Home Appliance Mart, through its Web site www.WitbeckAppliance.com, collects
your personal order information for processing your payments and setting up
appliance delivery, including your credit card. We share your credit card information
with the credit card company so a payment can be made. We share your name,
address, email address and phone number you proved to our shipping companies
in order for them to make the delivery. These third parties are prohibited
from using your personally information for promotional purposes
Our website is hosted by Network Solutions. They do not or use personal information
you provide when placing on-line orders. Network Solutions collects the information
you provide when you place an online order and then that information is transmitted
back to Home Appliance Mart.
We also use an email service provider to send promotional emails and process
They do not retain, share, store or use personally information
for any other purposes.
We collect visitor’s contact information (like their email address,
phone number and address) and financial information (like their credit card
number) when you create an account. Our site uses an order form for customers
to purchase products. Contact information from the order form is used to send
orders to our customers. Financial information that is collected is used to
bill the user for products and services.
Your information will be used to contact you regarding your order, payment
and delivery. We may occasionally send you information on products, special
deals and promotions. You can sign up for these emails from us any time. Out
of respect for your privacy, we present the option not to receive these types
of communications by logging into “my account”, “manage mailing
lists”, and unclicking “newsletter”. We will not sell your
information to anyone.
If you would like to update or change your information, please email us at
firstname.lastname@example.org or call 800-948-2325. You also have the option to
log into “my account”, “edit profile” to update your
personal information such as your email, address, phone number and other personal
We will retain your information for as long as your account is active or as
needed to provide you services. If you wish to cancel your account or request
that we no longer use your information to provide you services contact us at
email@example.com. We will retain and use your information as necessary
to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.
Though we make every effort to preserve user privacy, we may need to disclose
personal information when required by law wherein we have a good-faith belief
that such action is necessary to comply with a current judicial proceeding,
a court order or legal process served on our Web site. If WitbeckAppliance.com
is involved in a merger, acquisition, or sale of all or a portion of its assets,
you will be notified via email and/or a prominent notice on our Web site of
any change in ownership or uses of your personal information, as well as any
choices you may have regarding your personal information.
The security of your personal information is important to us. When you enter
sensitive information (such as credit card number and/or social security number)
on our registration or order forms, we encrypt that information using secure
socket layer technology (SSL). Home Appliance Mart uses thawte SSL Web Server
Certificates on our site.
We follow generally accepted industry standards to protect the personal information
submitted to us, both during transmission and once we receive it. No method
of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100%
secure, however. Therefore, while we strive to use commercially acceptable
means to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute
If you have any questions about security on our Web site, you can send email
us at firstname.lastname@example.org
If you choose to use our referral service to tell a friend about our site,
we will ask you for your friend’s name and email address. We will automatically
send your friend a one-time email inviting him or her to visit the site. Home
Appliance Mart does not store this information and it is for the sole purpose
of sending this one-time email and tracking the success of our referral program.
We also have testimonials on our site. All users who have provided testimonials
with their personal information have given permission to post these testimonials
on our site.
Our Web site includes Social Media Widgets, such as the Share this button
or interactive mini-programs that run on our site. These Features may collect
your IP address, which page you are visiting on our site, and may set a cookie
to enable the Feature to function properly. Social Media Features and Widgets
are either hosted by a third party or hosted directly on our Site. Your interactions
with these Features are governed by the privacy statement of the company providing
If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this
Web site, or your dealings with this web site, you can contact:
Attn: eCommerce Director
33086 Northwestern Hwy.
West Bloomfield, MI 48322
If we decide to change our privacy statement, we will post those changes to
this privacy statement and other places we deem appropriate so that you are
of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances,
if any, we disclose it.
We reserve the right to modify this privacy statement at any time. If we make
material changes to this policy, we will notify you here, by email, or by means
of a notice on our home page prior to the change becoming effective.