Collection of your Personal Information
In order to better provide you with products and services offered on our Site, Porch and Planter may collect personally identifiable information, such as your:
- E-mail Address
- IP Address
- Web Browser and Operating System Used
Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through Porch and Planter’s public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others.
We do not collect personal information about you unless you voluntarily provide it to us. However, you may be required to provide certain personal information to us when you elect to use certain products or services available on the Site. These may include: (a) registering for an account on our Site; (b) entering a sweepstakes or contest sponsored by us or one of our partners; (c) signing up for special offers from selected third parties; (d) sending us an email message; (e) submitting your credit card or other payment information when ordering and purchasing products and services on our Site. To wit, we will use your information for, but not limited to, communicating with you in relation to services and/or products you have requested from us. We also may gather additional personal or non-personal information in the future.
Use of your Personal Information
Porch and Planter collects and uses your personal information to operate its website(s) and deliver services you have requested.
Porch and Planter may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from Porch and Planter and its affiliates.
Sharing Information with Third Parties
Porch and Planter does not sell, rent, or lease its customer lists to third parties.
Porch and Planter may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. Porch and Planter may share data with trusted partners to help perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to Porch and Planter, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.
Porch and Planter may disclose your personal information, without notice, if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Yippy Dog LLC or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Yippy Dog LLC; and/or (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Porch and Planter, or the public.
Tracking User Behavior
Porch and Planter may keep track of the websites and pages our users visit within Porch and Planter, in order to determine what Porch and Planter content is the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within Porch and Planter to customers whose behavior indicates they are interested in a particular subject area.
Automatically Collected Information
Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by Porch and Planter. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times, location, and referring website addresses. This information is used for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding the use of the Porch and Planter website.
The Porch and Planter website may use “cookies” to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server domain that issued the cookie to you.
One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize Porch and Planter pages, or register with the Porch and Planter site or services, a cookie helps Porch and Planter to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same Porch and Planter website, information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the Porch and Planter features that you customized.
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the Porch and Planter services or websites you visit.
This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.
Children Under Thirteen
Porch and Planter does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen. If you are under the age of thirteen, you must ask your parent or guardian for permission to use this website.
From time to time, Porch and Planter may contact you via email for the purposes of providing announcements, promotional offers, alerts, confirmations, surveys, and/or general communication.
External Data Storage Sites
We may store your data on servers provided by third-party hosting vendors with whom we have contracted.
Changes to this Statement
Porch and Planter welcomes your questions or comments regarding this Statement of Privacy.