Information Collection & Use
If you purchase one of our services, we request certain personally identifiable information from you on our order form. You must provide contact information (such as name, email, address and phone number) and financial information (such as credit card number and expiration date).
We use this information for billing purposes and to fill your orders. If we have trouble processing an order, we will use this information to contact you.
MovingCompanies.com is the sole owner of the information collected on this Web site.
Supplementation of Information
In addition to the information you choose to submit, our systems are set up to gather certain anonymous data to help us better understand how our site is being used and how to improve our site for your convenience. This automatically gathered data includes your computer's IP or "Internet Protocol" address, statistics about how visitors navigate through our site, and information provided through the use of "cookies."
A cookie is a small text file that is stored on a user's computer for record-keeping purposes. Our cookies are used for two reasons: (1) to help you keep track of your information for your own convenience; (2) to help us understand our audience in aggregate and the traffic patterns within our site so that we can continuously improve our products and services.
Uses of Information
Your information is only used to fill your order, such as connecting you with moving companies, or to render any of the other services listed on our website.
Communications from MovingCompanies.com
We will send you strictly service-related announcements on rare occasions when it is necessary to do so. For instance, if our service is temporarily suspended for maintenance, we might send you an email.
Generally, you may not opt-out of these communications, which are not promotional in nature. If you do not wish to receive them, you have the option to deactivate your account.
Based upon the personally identifiable information you provide us, we will send you a welcoming email to verify your username and password. We will also communicate with you in response to your inquiries, to provide the services you request, and to manage your account. We will communicate with you by email and telephone.
Updates and Newsletter
From time to time, MovingCompanies.com may wish to send you updates or newsletters with topics of interest to our client base. We may occasionally notify you of new services and special offers via e-mail updates. If you would rather not receive any updates or newsletters from us, please send a request to be removed from our email list to firstname.lastname@example.org. You will also be given an option to unsubscribe at the bottom of every newsletter or update email.
Information Sharing and Disclosure
Aggregate Information (Non-Personally Identifiable)
We may share aggregated demographic information about our user base with our partners and advertisers. This information does not identify individual users.
We do not link aggregate user data with personally identifiable information.
Personally Identifiable Information
We do not sell or redistribute your personally identifiable information to anyone other than our moving related partners and affiliates, who might contact you directly in connection with your request, posted on or submitted through our site.
Partners and Affiliates
We collaborate with partners and affiliates to provide the services available through our site. When you place an order or submit a request, we will share your information only to the extent necessary to fulfill your order or request with one of our partners or affiliates.
We reserve the right to disclose your personally identifiable information as required by law and when we believe that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights or to comply with a judicial proceeding, court order, or legal process served on our Web site.
Third Party Advertisers
The ads appearing on MovingCompanies.com are delivered to users by our advertising partners. We do not share Web site usage information about individual users with any third parties.
Links to Other Sites
MovingCompanies.com contains links to other sites that are not owned or controlled by MovingCompanies.com. Please be aware that MovingCompanies.com is not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites.
We encourage you to be aware when you leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each and every Web site that collects personally identifiable information.
This privacy statement applies only to information collected by MovingCompanies.com.
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).
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 security.
If you have any questions about security on our Web site, you can send email us at email@example.com.
In the event MovingCompanies.com goes through a business transition, such as a merger, acquisition by another company, or sale of all or a portion of its assets, your personally identifiable information will likely be among the assets transferred. You will be notified via email of any such change in ownership or control of your personal information.
Changes in this Privacy Statement
We reserve the right to modify this privacy statement at any time, so please review it frequently. 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.
All changes to this Policy will be effective upon posting to this Web site without any other notice to you.