Through our INLAND HOMES® Sites, we do not collect any personally identifiable information from anyone unless that person specifies it, or its provided by someone else. For example, you might be provided to voluntarily give your name, postal address, email address and phone number, and credit card or Pay-Pal® information to us when, if to the extent possible, via the INLAND HOMES® Sites, you purchase products from our INLAND HOMES® Sites, provide feedback on our products, apply for a job online or fill out a franchise questionnaire. We may also collect and store statistics and other information about the online activities of our visitors on an aggregate basis. At some of our INLAND HOMES® Sites, you may be able to submit information about other people. For example, while most of our INLAND HOMES® Sites do not engage in on-line sales, you might be provided the option of ordering a gift, gift certificate or any products or service online. If so, you may want it sent directly to the recipient, you might submit the recipient’s name and address. The types of personally identifiable information that may be collected about other people at these pages may include: recipient’s name, address, e-mail address, and telephone number. It is also possible that someone may provide us with your personally identifiable information, with or without your permission. For reasons such as improving your experience at our Websites or personalizing our Websites to you (for example, providing better product recommendations or special offers that we think will interest you), we may supplement the information that you provide with information from third parties.
Using Your Information
Occasionally we, or INLAND HOMES® franchisees may send you email communications or otherwise contact you to provide information or offers that we or they think you will find useful. You can choose not to receive any future emails or communications from us or any INLAND HOMES® franchise by following the procedure described in the “Controlling or Changing Your Information” section below. Please note that we or any INLAND HOMES® franchise may occasionally contact you for administrative purposes even if you unsubscribe from our or their email lists.
Controlling or Changing Your Information
Collection of Information by Third-Party Sites and Sponsors
Our INLAND HOMES® Sites may contain links to other Websites whose information practices may be different than ours. You should consult these other Websites’ privacy notices, as we have no control over information that is submitted to, or collected by, these third parties. We or INLAND HOMES® franchises sometimes may offer content (e.g., products or promotions) that is sponsored by or co-branded with identified third parties. By virtue of these relationships, the third parties may obtain personally identifiable information that visitors voluntarily submit to participate in the INLAND HOMES® Site activity. We have no control over these third-parties’ use of this information. Our INLAND HOMES® Sites may, but are not obligated to notify you at the time of requesting personally identifiable information if these third-parties will obtain such information.
A Note to Parents/Guardians
We would like to help you protect your children’s privacy. Please speak with your children about the importance of safeguarding their personal information. We urge you to monitor and supervise your children’s on-line activities. We ask anyone under the age of 16 to get their parent’s approval before giving us any personal information. We would be very happy to have you visit the INLAND HOMES® web site with your children.
If you are a INLAND HOMES® franchisee or a vendor to any of them or us, or an employee or agent of one of the INLAND HOMES® franchises or a vendor to any one of them or us, your use of our INLAND HOMES® Sites, will also be governed by the Terms and Conditions of Use and Privacy Policies we specifically designate for INLAND HOMES® franchisees, vendors to the INLAND HOMES® System, their employees and agents.