Protecting your privacy is important to Home Buyers Unite, hereafter referred to as HBU. This Statement of Privacy applies to the website located at http://www.homebuyersunite.com, and HomeBuyersUnite, LLC, and applies to the collection and use of all consumer data, communications and feedback.
The HBU website and its associated communications channels relate to HBU’s online property-buyer matching platform. By using the website and any communication assets, you, as a user, consent to the data practices described in this statement.
HBU collects information from free and paid members and those seeking media or other business relationships. The information collected will be considered an opt-in to receiving further communications from HBU until you, as the inquiring party, decide to opt-out.
As a fee-based member, you agree to allow HBU to process your payment online through our website and secured third-party resource, which we have contracted with for payment processing. You further agree to the billing of your credit card, which will not be stored on our site or used outside of your transition with the purchase of your choosing.
Further, the information you provide may be used to complete the HBU platform profile. HBU may also collect anonymous demographic information, such as your age, gender, income, geographical presence and areas, type and buying partner preferences to support our matching services.
HBU also encourages you to share our links to our website, digital assets and social media profiles with your circles of influence.
Use of your Personal Information
HBU collects and uses your personal information, provided by you to operate its website(s) and deliver the services you have requested. By using this site in any way, including accessing, transacting, logging in to, signing up to, communicating via, or otherwise participating as a site user, you authorize HBU and its affiliates to share your personal information with its network processing group to assist you with your search, and purchase of an investment property or primary residence.
HBU may use your personal contact information to inform you of other product or services offerings from HBU and its affiliates. HBU may also contact you to participate in system upgrades, or to ask your opinion regarding our products, services or your experiences to establish a continual path toward improvement. Customer feedback collection may be requested by way of a survey, email, text or in-person.
HBU may participate in general research where your basic demographic information anonymously and not associated to you by name or social security number and will only be used for research purposes.
HBU monitors website and other communications visitor and engagement activity and analyzed this data to determine customer and visitor preferences and areas needing improvements.
HBU will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required by law or we deem it necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on HBU or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of HBU and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of HBU or the public.
HBU website and digital communications assets may use "cookies" to help provide a more personal and enjoyable user 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 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 an HBU pages or register with HBU as a member, a cookie helps us to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the HBU services or websites you visit.
Security of your Personal Information
HBU secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other websites, it is protected, through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol.
Family data and welcome to diversity of all types
HBU welcomes families with children, pets and all the wonderful combinations of families within our communities. Information regarding the demographics of your family structure will only be used in general terms without your name or other identifiable markers. We simply provide such data to express our interest in creating a more diverse member experience and an open community of trust, respect and support.
Opt-Out & Unsubscribe
Your member registration includes the acceptance of an “opt-in” position to our communications and data collection, which allows it us to create the user experience of your choosing based upon your preferences. If at anytime you would like to no longer receive communications from HBU, simply select the “opt-out”, or “unsubscribe” option and follow the instructions.
HBU will periodically update this Statement of Privacy in support of needed changes and in response to consumer and regulatory input. HBU encourages you to periodically review this statement to be informed of how HBU is protecting your information.
Please forward your thoughts, suggestions, recommendations regarding this policy or our business to firstname.lastname@example.org .
Co-Founder, Leena-Bella Mayo
Telephone number: (623) 224-0842
Effective as of April 17, 2018