INFORMATION WE COLLECT ABOUT YOU
In General. We may collect personal information that can identify you such as your name and e-mail address, as well as other information that does not identify you. When you provide personal information through our website, the information may be sent to FuneralDecisions servers located in the United States.
Information You Provide. We may collect and store any personal information you enter on our website or provide to us in some other manner. This includes identifying information such as your name, home or mailing address, and e-mail address.
Cookies. When you visit our website, we may assign your computer one or more cookies to facilitate access to our website, to personalize your online experience, and to record information about your visit to our website. Through the use of a cookie, we also may automatically collect information about your online activity on our website. The cookies do not store any personally identifiable information about you. Most browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies.
Information Collected by Third Parties. We may allow our authorized service providers to collect information about users who utilize the services on our website.
HOW WE USE THE INFORMATION WE COLLECT
In general. We may use information that we collect about you to:
deliver the services that you have requested;
manage your customer relationship with our authorized service providers;
enforce our terms and conditions;
manage our business and
perform functions as otherwise described to you at the time of collection.
WITH WHOM WE SHARE YOUR INFORMATION
We want you to understand when and with whom we may share personal or other information we have collected about you while using our services.
Personal Information. We do not share your personal information with others except as indicated below.
We may share all types of personal information with:
Authorized Service Providers. We may share your personal information with our authorized service providers that perform certain services on your behalf in connection with your request for pre-need and at–need services of funeral homes and cemeteries. These service providers may have access to personal information needed to perform their functions but are not permitted to share or use such information for any other purpose.
Other Situations. We also may disclose your information:
In response to a subpoena or similar investigative demand, a court order or a request for cooperation from a law enforcement or other government agency; to establish or exercise our legal rights; to defend against legal claims; or as otherwise required by law. In such cases, we may raise or waive any legal objection or right available to us.
When we believe disclosure is appropriate in connection with efforts to investigate, prevent or take other action regarding illegal activity, suspected fraud or other wrongdoing; to protect and defend the rights, property or safety of our company, our users, our employees or others; to comply with applicable law or cooperate with law enforcement; or to enforce our websites' terms and conditions or other agreements or policies.
In connection with a substantial corporate transaction, such as the sale of our business, a divestiture, merger, consolidation, asset sale or in the unlikely event of bankruptcy.
Aggregated and Non-Personal Information. We may share aggregated information (i.e., information about you and other customers collectively, but not specifically identifiable to you) and other non-personal information we collect under any of the above circumstances. We may also share it with third parties. We may combine non-personal information we collect with additional non-personal information collected from other sources. We also may share aggregated information with third parties, including advisors, advertisers and investors, for the purpose of conducting general business analysis. This information does not contain any personal information and may be used to develop website content and services that we hope you and other users will find of interest and to target content and advertising.
YOUR CHOICES ABOUT COLLECTION AND USE OF YOUR INFORMATION
You can choose not to provide us with certain information, but that may result in you being unable to use certain features of our websites because such information may be required in order for you to obtain services from our authorized service providers us.
HOW WE PROTECT YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
We take appropriate security measures (including physical, electronic and procedural measures) to help safeguard your personal information from unauthorized access and disclosure. For example, only authorized employees and authorized third-party service providers are permitted to access personal information, and they may do so only for permitted business functions. We use encryption in the transmission of your sensitive personal information between your system and ours, and we use firewalls to help prevent unauthorized persons from gaining access to your personal information.
We want you to feel confident using our websites to transact business. However, no system can be completely secure. Therefore, although we take steps to secure your information, we do not promise, and you should not expect, that your personal information, searches or other communications will always remain secure. Users should also take care with how they handle and disclose their personal information.
OTHER INFORMATION ABOUT OUR PRIVACY PRACTICES
Children’s Privacy. Our websites are general audience sites, and we do not knowingly collect personal information from children under the age of 18.