So, what information does The Plumber Guy, LLC gather about its visitors and how is it used?
Most computers connecting to the internet are provided with a domain name (e.g. google.com) and an IP Address (e.g. 18.104.22.168). Visitors can request a page from within The Plumber Guy, LLC website, our servers will automatically identify and log the HTTP request that is made to our server. Your information reveals nothing personal about you, the only information that we gather and log is as follows:
- Your IP address
- The IP address of the site that may have referred you.
- The web page that you may have linked to us from, if any.
- The product identifier for the version and make of browser(s) (e.g. Internet Explorer 2.0)
- Your operating system platform that you may be running (e.g. Windows or Mac)
- Search words or terms that are passed from a search engine (e.g. Google, Yahoo, or Bing)
There is nothing special about the information just described, and the practice of collecting this data has been generalized by every web server on the internet today. The Plumber Guy, LLC will ensure maximum compatibility for the various browsers and operating systems that visit our site. Additionally, as any business would attest to, it is our intent to generate large amounts of visitor traffic. So, by analyzing visitation patterns, referring URLs and search engine terms, we can enhance our exposure on the internet.
So, what about Cookies?
Cookies are very small pieces of data, transferred to your computer's hard drive through your web browser from server. Cookies cannot read data from your hard disk or read a cookie file that may have been created from other sites. The Plumber Guy, LLC website will utilize cookies as a means of providing personalized features to our visitors. Example, we utilize cookies to remember settings, background music selections, wallpapers, preferences, etc. that you may have made at our website. You can control whether to accept cookies by changing the settings of your browser. By accessing the browser's help feature you can obtain information on how to prevent your browser from accepting all cookies or to notify you when a cookie is being sent. If you choose not to accept these cookies, your experience at our website and other websites may be diminished and some features may not work as intended.
So, what other info does The Plumber Guy, LLC request?
We may also request your e-mail address or mailing address for the purposes of conducting a survey or review, adding you to our mailing list, or by your request to have someone contact you for additional information. Whenever we request the identity of a visitor, we will clearly indicate the purpose of the inquiry before the information is requested. We maintain a "No Spam" policy that means we do not intend to sell, rent, or otherwise give your e-mail address to a third-party, without your consent. Additionally, The Plumber Guy, LLC will not send you e-mail that you have not agreed to receive. If you are a customer of ours and are on our mailing list, you will be contacted with announcements, news, portfolio additions, and new products or services. You will have the option to unsubscribe from our list at any time, by calling or writing us with notification to do so, thereby disabling any further such e-mail communication from being sent to you. If you wish to have special communications with a member of The Plumber Guy, LLC staff, you will be required to provide any information intended which will be given to the appropriate contact within The Plumber Guy, LLC.
So, what information does The Plumber Guy, LLC collect when I purchase something?
When you purchase something, such as plumbing service, we need to obtain appropriate information in order to complete the transaction. Depending upon the method of payment that you select and your location the required information will vary. What we will need is:
- Your Name
- Billing Address (for Credit Card Orders)
- Location (Job) Address
- E-Mail Address
- Phone Number
- Credit Card Number & Card Info (for Credit Card Orders)
If a shopping cart feature is every used, we safeguard this information by using industry standard SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) encrypted servers. SSL encodes the information transferred between you and the server, which makes it unreadable to anyone trying to intercept the information.
So, will The Plumber Guy, LLC disclose the information collected to any Third Parties?
The Plumber Guy, LLC will disclose your personal information or any of its log file information when required by law or in the good faith if such actions are necessary to:
- Conform to the edicts of the law or comply with a legal process served on The Plumber Guy, LLC
- Protect and defend the rights or property of The Plumber Guy, LLC, or visitors of The Plumber Guy, LLC.
- Identify persons who may be violating the law, the legal notice, or the rights of third parties.
- Cooperate with the investigations of purported unlawful activities.
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