collects and how it is used.
LandCare collects certain information to enable you to take full advantage of our offerings when you register at our site, order products or services, participate in our contests, surveys, promotions, or activities, or otherwise communicate with us. If you choose, you can visit LandCare without providing us with any information about yourself. LandCare collects both personally identifiable and non-personally identifiable information from users of its website.
Personally Identifiable Information.
When you register with LandCare, we require you to give us contact information (such as your name, e-mail address, and physical address).We may require additional information for specific promotions or contests that run on our site.
We use the customer contact information we collect to connect you with a service provider, and to send you, if you so choose, information about our company, newsletters, promotional materials, and information from the service provider network.
We may also use the information we collect, in combination with outside records, to notify you about important changes to the website, new LandCare services and products, and special offers and information we think you’ll find valuable. We may send you information in conjunction with third-party partners that we think is relevant to your interests.
We use information gathered at the time of purchase to process your order, to enable the provider to fulfill your order, and to notify you of your order status. A customer care representative or service provider may contact you in order to fulfill a service you purchased or to provide information you requested.
Non-personally Identifiable Information.
We may collect certain non-personally identifiable information about you when you visit our site, such as the type of browser you are using (e.g., Internet Explorer, Chrome, Firefox, Safari), the type of operating system you are using, the referring site from which you came (e.g., a partner site), and the domain name of your internet service provider.
We use the non-personally identifiable information that we collect in the aggregate to improve the design and content of our site. We also use this information to analyze site usage.
Disclosure of information to outside parties.
To process your requests for products or services, we will need to share some of the personally identifiable information you provided (e.g., contact information and information about particular service needs) with service providers in the provider network.If you choose to receive promotions, newsletters, and/or other types of correspondence from us, the correspondence that you receive will originate from LandCare or the provider network, and your personally identifiable information will continue to be solely maintained by LandCare.
If you registered with LandCare through a third-party website or if you registered with a third-party website through LandCare, we may need to report certain information to that website, as is necessary.
If you come to LandCare via a co-branded partner and transact business with us, the information you provide may be collected and used by LandCare, as well as by the co-branded partner from which you came. LandCare is not responsible for the use that the co-branded partner makes with this information.
To help you identify when you are on the LandCare website, we place our logo in the upper left corner to indicate that you are within our website.
Finally, LandCare may provide aggregate statistics about our customers, sales, traffic patterns, and related site information to reputable third-party vendors, partners, service providers, or to the press. Aggregate statistics contain only non-personally identifiable information.
Information partners collect.
Our site contains links to other websites whose information practices may be different than ours. You should consult the other sites’ privacy policies, as we have no control over information that you may submit or that the third parties collect on those sites.
We may offer promotions or content that is sponsored by, or co-branded with, identified third parties. By virtue of these relationships, these third parties may obtain personally identifiable information that you submit. LandCare has no control over the third party’s use of this information.
Commitment to the security of your information.
When you place orders or access your account information, we use a secure server. The secure server software, SSL (Secure Sockets Layer), encrypts all information you input before it is sent to us. Furthermore, digital certificates protect all of the customer transactional data we collect against unauthorized access. LandCare’s digital certificates are issued by VeriSign, one of the most established issuers of digital certificates. Additionally, we use firewall security and limit data access to protect your personally identifiable information.
How to update/change your preferences.
LandCare may send communications, promotional information, and/or newsletters to our registrants. You can choose to not receive communications from us. We provide the following options for reviewing and updating the personally identifiable information that we collect and maintain, including options for communications, news, and special offers. To review and update your choices, please send us an e-mail with your changes, titled “Profile Update”. You may also call a customer care specialist at 1-877-LANDCARE.
Changes to our privacy