We take your privacy seriously, and we want you to know how we collect, use, share and protect your information.
- What information we collect
- How we use that information
- How we may share that information
- How we protect your information
- Your choices regarding your personal information
This policy applies to DirectDeals.com, DirectDeals stores and other locations under the DirectDeals, LLC., name. This policy may not apply to other DirectDeals LLC., brands as each brand may have their own privacy policies. We may post additional information if more details are needed to explain our privacy practices.
INFORMATION WE COLLECT AND THE INFORMATION YOU GIVE US
INFORMATION WE COLLECT
We collect and store information you provide through our websites, mobile applications, or in our accounting systems. For example, we collect information from you when you place an order, create an account, call us with a question, create a list, write a review, or use any of your services.
The information we collect from you may include things like:
- Your name
- Your mailing address
- Your e-mail address
- Your phone number
- Your credit card number and other payment information
- Your driver's license number
- Credit application information
- Demographic and lifestyle information
- Information you give us about other people
- Information you may have shared with others regarding our products, service or offerings.
INFORMATION FROM OTHER SOURCES
We may also receive information about you from other sources, including third parties that help us update, expand and analyze our records and identify new customers.
AUTOMATED ONLINE INFORMATION COLLECTION
We collect information related to your interactions with our websites and apps to create a superior and personalized shopping experience. This information includes your IP address, browsing behavior while on our websites, browser and device characteristics, and referring URLS. This information is collected and stored using a variety of common technologies, including various types of cookies, flash cookies, web beacons and tags.
COOKIES & SIMILAR TECHNOLOGIES
We also use web beacons to help deliver cookies and gather usage and performance data. Our websites may include web beacons and cookies from third-party service providers.
You have a variety of tools to control cookies, web beacons and similar technologies, including browser controls to block and delete cookies and controls from some third-party analytics service providers to opt out of data collection through web beacons. Your browser and other choices may impact your experiences with our website.
Some of our websites and mobile applications may collect certain information such as the type of mobile device you are using or your specific location. To allow any application to identify your location, you must enable this functionality through your mobile device settings to allow the use of technologies such as WI-FI, GPS signals, cell tower position, or other technologies. DirectDeals has no control over your device settings.
Our websites offer publicly accessible blogs or community forums. You should be aware that any information you provide in these areas may be read, collected, and used by others who access them.
HOW WE USE THE INFORMATION WE COLLECT
We use the information we collect for things like:
- Fulfilling orders and requests for products, services or information
- Processing, returns or exchanges
- Tracking and confirming online orders
- Delivering products
- Managing our rewards program
- Marketing and advertising products and services
- Conducting research and analysis
- Establishing and managing your accounts with us
- Communicating information
- Processing credit cards and applications
- Identifying you on our websites
- Tailoring advertisements and offers to you
- Facilitating interactions between you, us and others.
- Operating and evaluating to improve our business
We may retain your information for as long as your account is active or as needed to provide you with services, comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes and enforce our agreements.
HOW WE SHARE THE INFORMATION WE COLLECT
DirectDeals does not sell, rent or trade your personal information to third parties.
DirectDeals, LLC., is the parent company of all DirectDeals companies ("DirectDeals"), and as such, if you provide information to any of the businesses, stores or websites owned or operated by DirectDeals, LLC., this information may be combined or shared among current or future DirectDeals, LLC., entities, including affiliates and subsidiaries and will be governed by each of their own privacy policies, as applicable.
We may share your information with third parties to perform services on our behalf such as:
- Fulfilling orders
- Delivering packages
- Maintaining our rewards program
- Sending marketing communications
- Fulfilling subscription services
- Conducting research and analysis
- Processing credit card payments
- Providing chat functions
Sometimes we may be required to share personal information in the response to a regulation, court order or subpoena. We may also share information when we believe it's necessary to comply with the law. We may also share information to respond to a government request or when we believe disclosure is necessary or appropriate to protect the right, property or safety of DirectDeals, LLC., its customers, or others; to prevent harm or loss; or in connection with an investigation of suspected or actual unlawful activity.
We may also share personal information in the event of a corporate sale, merger, acquisition, dissolution or similar event. You will be notified via e-mail and/or a prominent notice on our applicable website(s) of any change in ownership, as well as any choices you may have regarding your personal information.
We may share personal information in connection with financial products or services related to our business. We may also share -personal information in connection with co-branded product or service offerings.
HOW WE PROTECT THE INFORMATION WE COLLECT
We use reasonable security measures to protect the confidentiality of personal information under our control and appropriately limit access to it. DirectDeals cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us and you do so at your own risk.
We use a variety of information security measures to protect your online transactions with us. The DirectDeals, LLC., websites use encryption technology, such as secure sockets layer (SSL), to protect your personal information during data transport. SSL protects information you submit via our websites such as ordering information, including your name, address and credit card number.
YOUR CHOICES REGARDING THE INFORMATION WE COLLECT
You may choose to:
- Stop receiving marketing or promotional e-mails, direct mail, phone and mobile marketing communications
- Update and correct your personal information
- De-activate your account
- Request removal of content or personal information posted by you from our website, online service, online application, mobile application, blog or community form.
In some cases, we may not be able to remove your content or personal information, in which case we will let you know if we are unable to do so and why. Please note: Even if we are able to anonymize or make your content or information no longer visible, this does not ensure complete or comprehensive removal of your content or personal information from the internet as third parties may retain screen shots of DirectDeals, LLC., websites or pages such as cache files.
To facilitate any removal request, let us know by one of these methods:
Follow the directions in a marketing e-mail, direct mail or mobile communication that you receive
Send an e-mail with your request and current contact information to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Send a letter with your request and current contact information to:
13785 Research Blvd. Suite 125
Austin, TX 78750
PROTECTING CHILDREN'S PRIVACY
We are committed to protecting children’s privacy on the internet and we do not knowingly collect personal information from children under the age of 13.
LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES
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13785 Research Blvd. Suite 125
Austin, TX 78750