BY USING THE SERVICE, YOU SIGNIFY YOUR ACCEPTANCE OF THIS POLICY. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THIS POLICY, PLEASE DO NOT USE OUR SERVICE. YOUR CONTINUED USE OF THE SERVICE FOLLOWING THE POSTING OF CHANGES TO THIS POLICY WILL BE DEEMED YOUR ACCEPTANCE OF THOSE CHANGES.
Last Updated: September 04, 2017
Please be further advised that, when you provide information (including Personal Information as defined below) to one of our Leadpoint websites (including Homekick.com, Leadpoint.com and Moneytips.com), we may share that information with other Leadpoint websites.
While using this Service, you may provide us with personally identifiable information. This refers to information about you that can be used to contact or identify you, and information on your use of and activities at HOMEKICK (“Personal Information”). Personal Information that we collect may include, but is not limited to, your name, primary residential address, secondary or other non-primary residential address, and email address. Your credit card information is never stored on our server. Personal Information may also include (i) property information about your residences including, but not limited to, number of bedrooms, bathrooms, garage size, basement, pool, and other related information; (ii) regularly scheduled services such as, but not limited to, gardening service, pool service, housekeeping, and pest control; (iii) your bid request from service professionals and any associated transaction, chat messages between you and the professional; and (iv) your preferences and interests expressed in the course of using the Service or other information gathered from your Facebook, Twitter, or other social media profiles.
For Users who are service professionals, we may collect the following: (i) personal information including, but not limited to, your full name and phone number; (ii) business information including, but not limited to, your business name, email address, web URL, service categories served, general description of your business, hours of operation, service specialties, geographic areas served, any consumer reviews about your business, and any ratings from consumers about your business; (iii) new business leads including, but not limited to, requested quotes, awarded jobs, quotes sent to customers, ads or promotions offered to consumers; and (iv) billing information including, but not limited to, any HOMEKICK subscriptions (free or premium) or credit card information for monthly or annual premiums.
Other information that may be collected includes user-generated, either consumer or professional, content such as, but not limited to, ratings, reviews, photographs, or videos
Do Not Track Signals from Web Browsers – The Service is not presently configured to support Do Not Track (“DNT”) signals from web browsers.
How We Use Personal Information
Personal Information is used to provide and improve our website and services; to better understand your needs and interests; to personalize your experience; to provide or offer updates and product announcements; and to provide you with further information and offers from us that we believe you may find useful or interesting, including newsletters, marketing or promotional materials and other information on services and products offered by us or third parties that are authorized by us. The foregoing includes sharing Personal Information of Users with Service Professionals to the extent required to fulfill any transaction proposed between them.
Information is gathered to monitor and analyze use of HOMEKICK and our services, for technical administration, to increase our site’s functionality and user-friendliness, to better tailor it to your needs, to generate and derive useful data and information concerning the interests, characteristics and website use behavior of our users.
We may also use the Personal Information to contact you to further discuss interest in Leadpoint, the services that we provide through Leadpoint websites, and to send information regarding Leadpoint or partners, such as promotions and events. You may be invited to receive an email newsletter or other correspondence by providing an email address. Your email address and any Personal Information will not be distributed or shared with third parties unless it is to transact such business as you have contracted us to do, to comply with any legal processes and/or law enforcement requests, or in order to conduct any business as we, in our sole subjective discretion, deem reasonable. We may also email (or send via other methods) information regarding updates to the Service or Leadpoint, and may send a newsletter, or other correspondence. You will have an opportunity to unsubscribe to any emails or newsletters by clicking on the link at the bottom of the communication. Even if you are removed from any such list and you continue to use the Service, you will continue to receive email correspondence from Leadpoint related to the Service. Any opt-out by you is not deemed valid until processed by Leadpoint. It is your obligation to verify that you have been opted-out. Leadpoint shall not be liable for problems with the opt-out procedures.
Disclosure of User Information to Third Parties
In addition to the use of information described above, HOMEKICK reserves the right to disclose information (including Personal Information) provided by Users (including Service Professionals) as follows:
Service Providers, Business Partners and Others.
HOMEKICK does not control the privacy policies of third parties, and you are subject to the privacy policies of those third parties where applicable. HOMEKICK is not responsible for the privacy or security practices of other websites on the Internet, even those linked to or from the HOMEKICK site. We encourage you to ask questions before you disclose your personal information to others.
We may employ third party companies and individuals to facilitate our service, to provide service on our behalf, to perform website related services (including but not limited to maintenance services, database management, web analytics and improvement of HOMEKICK’s features) or to assist us in analyzing how our website and service are used and can be improved. These third parties may have access to your Personal Information only for purposes of performing these tasks on our behalf.
Compliance with Laws and Law Enforcement.
HOMEKICK must cooperate with government and law enforcement officials and private parties to enforce and comply with the law. In the event of a claim and/or legal process (including but not limited to subpoenas), to protect the property and rights of HOMEKICK or a third party, to protect the safety of the public or any person, or to prevent or stop any activity we may consider to pose a risk of being illegal, unethical, inappropriate or legally actionable, we reserve the right to disclose any information about you to government or law enforcement officials or private parties as we in our sole discretion find necessary or appropriate.
HOMEKICK takes the security of your Personal Information seriously. We will employ reasonable measures designed to protect your information from unauthorized access and unsolicited contact from third party groups. To that end, all sensitive personal information (credit card data) is transmitted through secure networks supported by high-grade 256-bit encryption. Credit card numbers are not stored or held on our servers.
Our Policy Toward Children
HOMEKICK is not directed to nor is it intended for children under 18. We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information (or any information at all) from any persons under 18 years old. If we become aware that a child has provided us with Personal Information, we will delete such information from our files. Users of HOMEKICK accept responsibility of ensuring that children are not accessing or using our website.
For Users Outside of the United States Only