Last Updated July 16, 2014
Home Appliance Mart ("WitbeckAppliance.com") has received TRUSTe's Privacy
Seal signifying that this privacy statement and our practices have been reviewed
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
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 will share your personal information with third parties
As is true of most web sites, we gather certain information automatically
and store it in log files. This information may include internet protocol (IP)
addresses, browser type, internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages,
operating system, date/time stamp, and/or clickstream data.
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
Technologies such as: cookies, beacons, tags and scripts are used by Home
Appliance Mart and our partners Google and OwnerIQ, affiliates,
or analytics or service providers Google and Network Solutions. These technologies
are used in analyzing trends, administering the site, tracking users’ movements
around the site and to gather demographic information about our user base as
We may receive reports based on
the use of these technologies by these companies on an individual as well as
site, but your ability to use some features or areas of our site may be limited.
We use Local Storage Objects (LSOs) such as HTML5 to store [content information
and preferences.] Third parties with whom we partner to provide certain features
on our site or to display advertising based upon your Web browsing activity
use LSOs such as HTML 5 to collect and store information. Various browsers
may offer their own management tools for removing HTML5 LSOs. To manage Flash
LSOs please click here: http://www.macromedia.com/support/documentation/en/flashplayer/help/settings_manager07.html
We partner with a third party to either display advertising on our Web site
or to manage our advertising on other sites. Our third party partner may
use technologies such as cookies to gather information about your activities
on this site and other sites in order to provide you advertising based upon
your browsing activities and interests. If you wish to not have this information
used for the purpose of serving you interest-based ads, you may opt-out by
Please note this does not opt you out of being served ads. 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 WitbeckAppliance.com, collects your
personal order information for processing your payments and setting up your
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 following the unsubscribe instructions included in these
emails, or 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, ask to have it removed
from a testimonial, 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 information.
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 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
You may also provide personal information about other people, such as their
name and physical mailing address. This information is only used for the sole
purpose of completing your request or for whatever reason it may have been
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.
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.