Collection of Information
We collect personally identifiable information, such as names, postal addresses, email addresses, phone numbers, and credit card information when voluntarily submitted by our visitors. This information is used only to fulfill your specific request, unless you give us permission to use it in another manner, for example to add you to one of our mailing lists.
Houseboatparts.com does not sell, trade, or rent your personal information to others.
We may also collect information automatically as you navigate through the Site. Information collected automatically may include usage details, IP addresses, and information collected through cookies and other tracking technologies. See the section Cookie Technology below.
Information You Provide Publicly
You may provide information to be displayed (“posted”) on public areas of the Site, such as product reviews, blogs, forums, bulletin boards, etc. (“User Contributions”). Your User Contributions are posted publicly and transmitted to others at your own risk. We cannot control the actions of other users of the Site with whom you may choose to share your User Contributions. Therefore, we cannot and do not guarantee that your User Contributions will not be viewed by unauthorized persons.
If you delete your User Contributions from the Site, copies of your User Contributions may remain viewable in cached and archived pages, or might have been copied or stored by other Site users. Proper access and use of information provided on the Site, including User Contributions, are governed by our Terms and Conditions.
The Site may use cookie and tracking technology depending on the features offered. Cookie and tracking technology are useful for gathering information such as browser type and operating system, tracking the number of visitors to the Site, and understanding how visitors use the Site. Cookies can also help customize the Site for visitors. Personal information cannot be collected via cookies and other tracking technology; however, if you previously provided personally identifiable information, cookies may be tied to such information. Aggregate cookie and tracking information may be shared with third parties.
Distribution of Information
We may share information with governmental agencies or other companies assisting us in fraud prevention or investigation. We may do so when: (1) permitted or required by law; (2) trying to protect against or prevent actual or potential fraud or unauthorized transactions; or (3) investigating fraud which has already taken place. The information is not provided to these companies for marketing purposes.
Accessing and Correcting Your Personal Information
You can review and change your personal information by logging into the Site and visiting your account profile page.
Commitment to Data Security
We have implemented measures designed to secure your personal information from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use, alteration, and disclosure. We permit only authorized employees, agents, and contractors (who have agreed to keep information secure and confidential) to have access to this information. All emails and newsletters from this Site allow you to opt out of further mailings.
The safety and security of your information also depends on you. Where we have given you (or where you have chosen) a password for access to certain parts of the Site, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. We ask you not to share your password with anyone.
While we are serious about data security, please remember that the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. We will do our best to protect your personal information, but we cannot guarantee the security of your personal information transmitted to the Site. Any transmission of personal information is at your own risk.