TRUSTe Privacy Program
USA Roomies is a licensee of the TRUSTe Privacy Program. TRUSTe is an independent organization whose mission is to build users' trust and confidence in the Internet by promoting the use of fair information practices. Because we want to demonstrate our commitment to your privacy, we have agreed to disclose our information practices and have our privacy practices reviewed for compliance by TRUSTe.
If you have questions or concerns regarding this policy, you should first contact us via our online form.If you do not receive acknowledgement of your inquiry or your inquiry has not been satisfactorily addressed, you should contact TRUSTe at http://watchdog.truste.com/pvr.php?page=complaint. TRUSTe may serve as a liaison with us to resolve your concerns.
Collection of your Personal Information
We do not collect personally identifiable information from our users. We may gather personal or non-personal information in the future.
Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by USA Roomies. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the USA Roomies website.
Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through USA Roomies's email, this information may be collected and used by others.
USA Roomies encourages you to review the privacy statements of websites you choose to link to from USA Roomies so that you can understand how those websites collect, use and share your information. USA Roomies is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on websites outside of the USA Roomies website.
The USA Roomies website may use "cookies" to help you personalize your online 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 USA Roomies pages, or register with USA Roomies site or services, a cookie helps USA Roomies to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, and so on. When you return to the same USA Roomies website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the USA Roomies features that you customized.
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the USA Roomies services or websites you visit.
Security of your Personal Information
To secure your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure, USA Roomies uses the following:
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.
Verisign is an independent, third-party company engaged in the development of digital trust. Verisign provides authentication of Internet services, digital identity and intellectual property. By clicking on the Verisign logo, the Verisign website will serve up a web page that confirms that USA Roomies is "Verisign Authenticated."
Opt-Out & Unsubscribe
We respect your privacy and give you an opportunity to opt-out of receiving announcements of certain information. Users may opt-out of receiving any or all communications from USA Roomies by contacting us via our online form.
Changes to this Statement
USA Roomies will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. USA Roomies encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how USA Roomies is protecting your information.
USA Roomies welcomes your questions or comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that USA Roomies has not adhered to this Statement, please contact USA Roomies via our online form.
Effective as of February 02, 2012