Backyard Apartments is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. This Statement of Privacy applies to the Backyard Apartments' web site ("website") and governs data collection and usage. By using our website you consent to the data practices described in this statement.
COLLECTION OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
Backyard Apartments collects personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address or telephone number. We also collect anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your postcode, and comments.
There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by Backyard Apartments. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring web site addresses. This information is used by us for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of our website.
USE OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
Backyard Apartments collects and uses your personal information to operate the our website and deliver the services you have requested. We also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from us. Backyard Apartments may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.
Backyard Apartments does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. We may however, 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. In addition, we may share data with trusted partners to help us 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 Backyard Apartments , and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.
Backyard Apartments does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.
Backyard Apartments keeps track of the web sites and pages our customers visit within our website, in order to determine which of our products are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customised content and advertising within Backyard Apartments to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.
We will disclose your personal information, without notice, only 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 Backyard Apartments or the website; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Backyard Apartments; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Backyard Apartments, or the public.
Our website site use "cookies" to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is stored in your hard disk by a web 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 in the 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 Backyard Apartments pages, or register with site or services, a cookie helps Backyard Apartments 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 Backyard Apartments Web site, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the Backyard Apartments features that you customised.
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 Backyard Apartments services or web sites you visit.
SECURITY OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
Backyard Apartments secures your personal information from unauthorised access, use or disclosure. Backyard Apartments secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorised access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other web sites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.
CHANGES TO THIS STATEMENT
Backyard Apartments will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. Backyard Apartments encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how Backyard Apartments is protecting your information.
Backyard Apartments welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that Backyard Apartments has not adhered to this Statement, please contact Backyard Apartments at firstname.lastname@example.org We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem.