Privacy Policy

Effective Date: February 3, 2017

At Hoober Inc., we know that you care how information about you is used and shared, and we appreciate your trust that we will do so carefully and sensibly. This Privacy Policy describes the types of personal and non-personal information we collect on hoober.com web sites and/or hoober apps (collectively, the “Sites”), how we use such information and to whom and under what circumstances we may disclose it. By visiting any of our Sites, you are accepting the practices described in this Privacy Policy.

Personal Information. We collect personal information from you when you: (1) register on our Sites; (2) order products or services; (3) contact us; and/or (4) when you voluntarily submit information to our Sites. This personal information may be gathered from you during either online or off-line transactions or during any other contact with us. We may also receive and collect information about you from our suppliers and other sources.

Non-Personal Information. As part of the standard operation of our Sites, we may collect certain non-personal information from you, including but not limited to your browser type, operating system, IP address and the domain name from which you accessed the Sites. In addition, we may collect information about your browsing behavior, such as the date and time you visit the Sites, the areas or pages of the Sites that you visit, the amount of time you spend viewing the Sites, the number of times you return to the Sites and other available click-stream data.

Cookies. Cookies are unique identifiers that we transfer to your device to enable our systems to recognize your device and to enable certain features and capabilities on our Sites. We may also use cookies to: (1) provide you with customized content; (2) monitor Site usage; and (3) conduct research to improve our content and services. You may decline cookies, but by doing so, you may not be able to use certain capabilities and features on our Sites. The Help feature on most browsers will tell you how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, how to have the browser notify you when you receive a new cookie, or how to disable cookies altogether.

Use of Information. We may use the information we collect from and about you for any of the following purposes: (1) to fulfill your request(s) for information, products, or services; (2) to provide you with customized information, offers, and advertising when you visit our Sites; (3) to contact you with information, promotional materials, and offers from our company or our subsidiaries, affiliates, and suppliers; (4) to contact you when necessary for other business purposes; (5) to review Site usage and operations; (6) to address problems with the Sites, our business or our products and services; and (7) to protect the security or integrity of the Sites and our business.

Disclosure of Information. Information about our customers is an important part of our business, and we are not in the business of selling, renting, or loaning our customer information to others. We employ individuals and other companies to perform functions on our behalf and work closely with our suppliers and business associates to provide you with the products and services you purchase from or through us. We may transfer or otherwise disclose information collected from and about you to the following entities for the following purposes: (1) to our employees, independent contractors, service providers and suppliers, to fulfill an information, product, or service request; (2) to our employees, independent contractors, subsidiaries, affiliates, consultants, business associates, service providers and suppliers, if the disclosure will enable any of these entities to perform a business, professional or support function for you or for us; (3) as necessary if we believe that there has been a violation of the Site Terms of Use or of our rights or the rights of any third party; (4) to respond to judicial process and provide information to law enforcement agencies or in connection with an investigation on matters related to public safety, as permitted by law, or otherwise as required by law; and (5) in the event that our company or substantially all of its assets are acquired, our customer information, including your personal information may be one of the transferred assets.

Security. We have taken certain physical, electronic, contractual, and managerial steps to safeguard and secure the information we collect from visitors to our Sites. It is important for you to protect against unauthorized access to your passwords, computers, and other devices. Be sure to log out from the Sites if you are using a shared computer or device.

Children. We offer some children’s products for purchase by adults, but do not direct the Sites to, nor do we knowingly collect any personal information from, children under thirteen. If a parent or guardian believes that any of our Sites contain the personally-identifiable information of a child under the age of 13, please contact us immediately and we will use our best efforts to promptly remove such information from our Sites.

Third Party Websites. The Sites contain links to third-party websites, which may have privacy policies that differ from our own. We are not responsible for the activities and practices that take place on these sites. Accordingly, we recommend that you review the privacy policy posted on any site that you may access through our Sites.

Changes to This Privacy Policy. We may change this privacy policy from time to time. When we do, we will post the change(s) on our website. If we change the policy in a material way, we will provide appropriate online notice to you.

Contact Us. Please contact us if you have questions or concerns about this Privacy Policy.

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