Privacy Policy

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Privacy Policy (Last Updated: August 2018)

This Website is owned and operated by Next Day Blinds Corporation (the “Company” “we” or “our”). The privacy and protection of your personal information is important to you and to us and we have provided this Policy so that you may understand what information the Company gathers about you, how the Company uses it, and the safeguards the Company has in place to protect it. This privacy policy (this “Policy”) applies to Information collected through all channels of communication, including through this Website, the products (“Products”) and services (“Services”) you purchase, through in-store communications, through use of our social media platforms, in responding to surveys or other requests for feedback, or otherwise by the Company. By using this Website or our social media platforms, responding to surveys or other requests for information, by purchasing Products or Services including through this Website or an advertisement, by linking from a third party site, or through any other communication, you consent to this Policy, including your consent to the Company’s use and disclosure of Information about you as required under applicable laws, all in the manner described below in this Policy. For purposes of this Policy, “you” or “your” means the person(s) using this Website, and/or purchasing Products or Services, including any employees or agents acting on your behalf. “Information” means both personally identifiable and non-personally identifiable information about you that is collected, stored and/or transferred through the Website. All capitalized terms used, but not defined herein shall have the meaning ascribed to such terms in the Terms of Use that you have agreed to as a condition to your use of this Website and the Products and Services provided by the Company (the “Terms of Use”).

Any disputes arising from your use of this Website, is subject to this Policy as well as the Terms of Use and all of its dispute resolution provisions, including limitation on damages, and choice of law.

Changes and Updates to this Policy:

The Company reserves the right to update or modify this Policy to reflect changes to how we collect, use and/or share Information. This Policy will reflect the date it was last updated. If we make any material changes to this Policy, you will be notified before their implementation either by a prominent posting of a notice of such changes on the first page of this Policy and/or by posting to the home page of the Website. Please check this Policy whenever you use or access the Website or purchase Products or Services in order to ensure that you are aware of any changes in the Company’s practices. Your continued use of the Website or continued communications and/or business dealings with us will constitute your acceptance of the changes to this Policy, including as to Information provided prior to the effective date of the Policy change.

Collection of Information:

Information You Provide to Us.
We do not rent or sell your information to third parties.

We collect Information you provide directly to us. For example, we collect Information when you participate in any interactive features of the Website, engage in any of our social media platforms, respond to surveys or other requests for information, purchase Products or Services, communicate with us or our third party service providers or business partners in connection with the Products or Services, request customer support, or otherwise communicate with us. We allow you to create an online account (“Account”) through which you may purchase Products and Services and otherwise communicate with us. The terms of this Policy shall apply to all Information provided or submitted through your Account.

Information you provide to us may include your name, email address, password, postal address, phone number, credit card transaction information, information regarding the Products and Services you purchase, shipping and delivery information, information about returns, and any other information you choose to provide.

In addition, you may elect to provide Information, such as when you participate in an interactive area of the Website, engage in our social media platforms, or when you request technical or customer support.

Credit Card Information.
You may elect to provide credit card information to us in connection with current or future purchases. In such event, we will securely collect, encrypt, and transmit your payment card information such as type, credit card number, name, address, security code, and expiration date to our third-party payment card processor for validation and authorization. Following authorization from our payment processor, your payment information is encrypted (tokenized) by the processor and the token is returned to us for storage in our database. We use reasonable technical and administrative measures to protect credit card data within our organization. Unfortunately, no data transmission or storage system can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. If you have reason to believe that your interaction with us is no longer secure, please contact us support@nextdayblinds.com or call 800-963-9832, option 3, immediately. Identifying Information is not stored on our Website or servers. Please note that your payment information and data are transferred to our payment processor and this Policy (and our Terms of Use) will not apply to collection and use of your Information by the payment processor.

Other Information Collected About You.
We may obtain Information about you from third parties, including through public databases available through federal and state agencies.

Information We Collect Automatically.
When you access or use the Website, the types of Information we may automatically collect about you include:

  1. Log Information: When you visit the Website, our servers automatically record certain log file information, such as your Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, geographic location, operating system, browser type and language, referring URLs, access times, pages viewed, links clicked and other information about your activities on the Website.

  2. Information Collected by Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies: We and our service providers may use various tracking technologies, including cookies and web beacons, to collect information about you when you interact with our Website. Cookies are small data files stored on your hard drive or in device memory that help us improve the Website and your experience, see which areas and features of the Website are popular, and count visits. Web beacons are electronic images that may be used in the Website or emails and help deliver cookies, count visits and understand usage and campaign effectiveness.

Use of Information:

We may use Information for various purposes, including to:

  1. Provide Products and Services and to facilitate your use of the Website and your Account;

  2. Manage your Account and send you related information, including confirmations, updates, technical notices, security alerts and support and administrative messages;

  3. Provide, maintain and improve the Website and other services including to respond to your comments, questions and requests and provide customer service;

  4. Communicate with you about the Website and our Products and Services, and other news and information we think may be of interest to you;

  5. Monitor and analyze trends, usage and activities;

  6. Personalize and improve the Website and provide advertisements, content and features that match your profile, geographic location or interests;

  7. Link or combine with information we get from others to help understand your needs and provide you with a better experience;

  8. Detect, investigate and prevent fraudulent transactions and other illegal activities and protect our rights and property and that of others;

  9. We may use information with certain market analytics and other data and data analytics;

  10. Research and analyze your Information and your use of the Website and our Products and Services, and to develop documents and contract terms and provisions that we believe are consistent with market standards and good industry practice; and

  11. Carry out any other purpose for which the Information was collected.

Sharing of Information:

We may share Information as follows or as otherwise described in this Policy:

  1. With vendors, consultants and other service providers (including our payment processor) who need access to such Information to carry out work or perform services on our behalf;

  2. When you participate in the interactive areas of the Website or interact with us on third party sites, certain Information may be displayed publicly;

  3. In response to a request for Information if we believe disclosure is in accordance with, or required by, any applicable law or regulation, or legal process;

  4. If we believe your actions are inconsistent with our Terms of Use or other policies, or to protect our rights, property or safety or that of others, including to defend against legal claims;

  5. In order to investigate, prevent or take other action regarding actual or suspected illegal activity or other wrongdoing; to protect and defend the rights, property or safety of the Company, the Company’s employees or agents or other third parties;

  6. In connection with, or during negotiations of, any merger, acquisition, sale of assets or any business, other change of control transaction or financing relating to the Company (including in connection with any insolvency proceeding); the recipient of your Information may subsequently use your Information under the terms of their own privacy policies, which may differ from this Policy;

  7. Between and among the Company and any current or future parent, subsidiary and/or affiliated company.

Use and Sharing of Aggregated and Anonymized Information:

The Company may share non-personally identifiable Information, including Information that is aggregated and anonymized with that of third parties, in our discretion.

You hereby acknowledge and agree that, though you own all of your Information that you provide the Company, the Company has the irrevocable right to use and share your Information in an aggregated and anonymized form, and create and utilize Information derivatives thereof, and improvements thereon (the “New Information”).

You hereby acknowledge and agree that the Company owns all rights related to the New Information, including, without limitation, the right to develop, utilize, market, and sell the New Information, so long as the New Information does not contain any personally identifiable Information.

Social Sharing Features:

The Website and our social media channels may offer social sharing features and other integrated tools, which let you share actions you take on the Website with other media. Your use of such features enables the sharing of information with your friends or the public, depending on the settings you establish with the entity that provides the social sharing feature. For more information about the purpose and scope of data collection and processing in connection with social sharing features, please visit the privacy policies of the entities that provide these features.

Advertising and Analytics Services Provided by Others:

Interest-Based Ads
We may allow others to serve advertisements on our behalf across the Internet and to provide analytics services. These entities may use cookies, web beacons and other technologies to collect information about your use of the website and other websites, including your IP address, web browser, pages viewed, time spent on pages, links clicked and conversion information. This information may be used by us and others to, among other things, analyze and track data, deliver advertising and content targeted to your interests on the website and other websites and better understand your activity while on the website. For more information about interest-based ads, or to opt out of having your web browsing information used for behavioral advertising purposes, please visit www.aboutads.info/choices.

Customized Ad Campaigns
We may also work with third party social media sites, such as Facebook, to serve ads to you as part of a customized campaign, unless you notify us that you prefer not to have information about you used in this way. For more information about how you can opt out of customized campaigns, please see “Your Choices” below.

Security:

The Company takes reasonable and industry-appropriate measures to help protect Information from loss, theft, misuse and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration and destruction. Please understand, however, that no security system is impenetrable. Like other companies, the Company cannot guarantee 100% the security or confidentiality of your Information. Consequently, while we endeavor to safeguard your Information against unauthorized access and disclosure, we do not warrant or guarantee the absolute security of any Information you transmit to, from or through the Website. In particular, email sent to or from the Website may not be secure, and you should therefore take special care in deciding what Information you send to us via email. If you share your computer or use a computer that is accessed by the general public, remember to sign off and close your browser window when you have finished your session. This will help to ensure that others cannot access your personally identifiable Information. In the event of a breach of the confidentiality or security of your personally identifiable Information, we will notify you as required by law, if reasonably possible and as reasonably necessary so that you can take appropriate protective steps. We may notify you under such circumstances using the e-mail address(es) we have on record for you or through alternative means. You should also take care with how you handle and disclose your personally identifiable Information. Please refer to the Federal Trade Commission’s Web Site at www.consumer.ftc.gov/ for information about how to protect yourself against identity theft.

Please note that once you leave the Website, whether independently or via links from the Website, the privacy policies of the site to which you migrate will apply. This Policy applies to your interactions with our Website and our Company only.

Your Choices:

Account Information
You may update, correct or modify information about you at any time by logging into your Account or by emailing us at support@nextdayblinds.com. If you wish to deactivate your Account, please email us at support@nextdayblinds.com but note we may continue to store information about you as required by law or for legitimate business purposes.

Cookies
Most web browsers are set to accept cookies by default. If you prefer, you can usually choose to set your browser to remove or reject cookies, but note that doing so does not necessarily affect third party flash cookies used in connection with our website. For more information about disabling flash cookies, www.adobe.com/Services/flashplayer/security. Please note that if you choose to remove or reject cookies, this could affect the availability and functionality of the Website. In addition, many web browsers support Do Not Track technology. If you enable Do Not Track, Company will not use information about your web viewing activities to tailor your online experience on other sites operated by Company. Note, however, that our third party advertising providers may continue to use information about your web viewing activities to tailor advertising to your interests across different sites even when you have Do Not Track enabled in your browser.

Promotional Communications
You may opt out of receiving promotional communications from us by following the instructions at the bottom of those communications or by emailing us at marketing@nextdayblinds.com. If you opt out, we may still send you non-promotional communications, including but not limited to, about your Account, transactional appointment reminders and order confirmations, or our ongoing business relations.

Children
We do not knowingly collect any personal information from children under the age of 18. We do not provide Services for use by children and all Services we provide are for use by adults only. We request that children under the age of 18 not access the website or submit any personal information through the website. If we are advised in writing that we have inadvertently received or collected personal information from a child under 18 years of age, we will remove such information from our database.

Your California Privacy Rights
In addition to the other rights described in this Policy, California law permits residents of California to request certain details about how their information is shared with third parties for direct marketing purposes. Under the law, a business must either provide this information or permit California residents to opt in to, or opt out of, this type of sharing. You have the right to submit a request to the Company and receive the following information within 30 days of its receipt of that request: (1) the types of personal information disclosed to third parties during the immediately preceding calendar year, (2) the names and addresses of third parties that received the personal information, and (3) if the nature of a third party’s business cannot be reasonably determined from the third party’s name, examples of its services. You are entitled to receive a copy of this information in a standardized format. Information provided will not be specific to you individually. All such requests must be sent to us at marketing@nextdayblinds.com. The Company permits California residents to opt out of having their information shared with third parties for direct marketing purposes. If you are a California resident, you may request this information once per calendar year by writing to us at Next Day Blinds, Attn: Customer Relations, 8251 Preston Court, Jessup, MD 20794.

International Users
Our operations are conducted within the United States. If you access the Website from outside the United States, your connection may be through and to servers located in your country or the United States. Any Information you provide may be processed and maintained in the United States on servers and/or other network systems operated by or for the Company’s benefit. Regardless of where you live, you consent to have your personal Information transferred, processed and stored in the United States, and allow the Company to use and collect your personal Information in accordance with this Policy. IF THE JURISDICTION IN WHICH YOU ARE LOCATED OR YOUR COUNTRY OF ORIGIN HAS LAWS OR REGULATIONS WHICH REQUIRE THAT YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION BE RECEIVED USED, SAVED, TRANSFERRED AND/OR OTHERWISE HANDLED IN A MANNER DIFFERENT THAN AS STATED IN THIS POLICY, THEN YOU ARE NOT AUTHORIZED TO UTILIZE THE WEBSITE. IF YOU ACCESS THE WEBSITE FROM AND/OR RESIDE OUTSIDE OF THE UNITED STATES, YOUR INFORMATION MAY BE STORED, TRANSMITTED AND SHARED IN ACCORDANCE WITH U.S. DATA PRIVACY LAWS WHICH MAY NOT BE EQUIVALENT TO THOSE IN EFFECT IN YOUR COUNTRY. YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT YOU WILL NOT USE THE WEBSITE WITH ANY EXPECTATION OF GREATER PRIVACY RIGHTS THAN THOSE TO WHICH YOU HAVE EXPRESSLY AGREED AS STATED IN THIS POLICY.

Contact Us:

This Policy does not create rights enforceable by third parties or require disclosure of any information. If you have any questions about this Policy, please contact us at marketing@nextdayblinds.com.