Privacy Policy

drycleaningsearch.com (“Site”) respects your privacy and this privacy policy sets out how the Site uses and protects any information that you give the Site when you use this website. The Site is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this Site, and you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy policy. The Site may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from the 1st day of August, 2012.

1. Information we collect and what we do with it:

During your registration to the Site, we collect registration information like name, user name, and password. We also collect your contact information such as email, address and telephone number. This information is used to provide you with the service of the Site. Registration information is used to authenticate users and contact information is used to provide information on service updates. During operation of the Site, we collect and store vendor and consumer information in order to provide connection between the two. This data is collected from different sources and enables us to prepare vendors landing pages, provide services to consumers with minimal data entry and verify that sites are validly controlled by those who claim to represent businesses. The Site will continue to make your data available to you on the Site platform as long as you are a user according to the terms and conditions of the Site that can be found in the site’s Terms of Use. Please Visit and read our Terms of Use page as well as this Privacy Policy to understand your rights and responsibilities as a user of the Site. The Site may also collect and analyze from visitors and users certain information regarding the use of the services of the Site and the Site’s activity. Information collected may include but is not limited to web site traffic volume, frequency of visits, type and time of transactions, type of browser and operating system, etc. This information is logged to help diagnose technical problems, administer the Site, and improve the quality and types of service delivered. We may provide non-identifying and aggregate usage and volume statistical information generated from the actions of our visitors and customers to third parties in order to demonstrate the value we deliver to users. We may disclose your personal information if (1) required to do so by law, court order or subpoena, or as requested by other government, law enforcement, or investigative authority, (2) we in good faith believe that such disclosure is necessary or advisable, including without limitation to protect the rights or properties of the Site, (3) we have reason to believe that disclosing your personal information is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against someone who may be causing interference with our rights or properties, or has breached an agreement, or if anyone else could be harmed by such activities or interference, (4) if we determine an ad posted violates our terms of use or the rights of a third party, or (5) there is an emergency involving personal danger. Please note that if you post any of your personal information on the Site, such information may be collected and used by others over whom the Site has no control. The Site is not responsible for the use by third parties of information you post or otherwise make public.

2. Billing information:

In order to provide the users of the site with uncompromising security for billing and credit card information, the Site does not collect billing information or credit card information provided by the users of the Site. All billing transactions on the Site are processed by a certified credit card processor and the Site does not have access to any of the billing or credit card information provided. All credit card transactions made on the Site are performed by PayPal and First Data. These two companies are independent and have their own Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. Please visit their websites to learn about your rights and the way they secure and protect your credit card information. You can find this information at www.paypal.com and www.firstdata.com

3. Shared Information:

The Site may share your personal or business information as following:

(1) Affiliated businesses we don’t control: We anticipate that we may become affiliated with a variety of businesses and might work closely with them. In certain situations, these businesses may operate stores and landing pages at our Site, sell items to you through the Site or offer you products or services that may be of interest to you. In other situations, the Site may provide services, or sell products jointly with affiliated businesses. You can easily recognize when an affiliated business is associated with a particular opportunity or transaction, and we will share user information that is related to such opportunity or transaction with that affiliated business; (2) Agents: We employ other companies and people to perform tasks on our behalf and need to share your information with them to provide you products or services. Examples include sending email, analyzing data and providing user services. Unless we tell you differently, the Site's agents do not have any right to use personal information we share with them beyond what is necessary to assist the Site; (3) Business profiles: Business profile information including the business name, address, phone number and email address are displayed to users publicly in connection with our service. As part of the Site and services, you will receive from the Site and other users and partners of the Site emails and other communications relating to your business and/or the products and services you offer. You may also, from time-to-time, receive promotional emails from the Site or the Site’s partners; (4) Business transfers: In some cases, we may choose to buy or sell assets. In these types of transactions, user information is typically one of the business assets that are transferred. Moreover, if the Site, or substantially all of its assets were acquired, or in the event that the Site goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of the Site may continue to use your information as set forth in this policy; (5) Protection of the Site and others: We may release personal and business information when we believe in good faith that release is necessary to comply with the law; enforce or apply our Terms of Use and other agreements; or protect the rights, property, or safety of the Site, our employees, our users, or others. This includes, without limitation, exchanging information with other companies and organizations for fraud protection; (6) With your consent: Except as set forth above, you will be notified when your identifiable individual information may be shared with third parties, and will be given the option to prevent the sharing of this information.

4. Correction or Update of Personal and business Information:

If your personal or business information changes, you may review, correct or update your personal information previously provided at any time by accessing your personal or business profile on the Site. You may also cancel your subscription with the site and have your personal or business information removed from the Site. However, if you have your personal or business profile data canceled and removed from our database, you may forfeit entrance rights to areas restricted to account members and certain benefits for account members. The Site may retain residual information in our backup and/or archival copies of our database.

5. Security:

The Site has implemented processes designed to protect user information and maintain security. Each registered user is assigned a unique user name and password which is required to access their user information. It is the user's responsibility to protect the security of their login information. The Site’s servers are located in secure server environments. Firewalls and other security technologies are employed to prevent interference or access from outside intruders, however, the Site can not guarantee the security of user account information. Unauthorized entry or use, hardware or software failure, and other factors may compromise the security of user information at any time.

6. Cookies:

“Cookies” are small text files that allow Web sites to store and retrieve information about you from your computer system. The Site may serve cookies to track individual site usage for later aggregation. However, we do not use cookies in order to retrieve any information from your computer other than information originally sent in a Site cookie, such as a user code. We have no control over whether or how our advertisers use cookies that originate from their website.

7. Communication from the Site:

From time to time, the Site may send you emails containing information, announcements and updates about the Site and your account. These communications may include, but are not limited to, system generated emails about your account, third party offers and marketing messages. You may elect to opt-out of ongoing e-mail communication from us, such as newsletters, subscriptions, account information, promotional materials, contest results, survey inquiries, etc. by using a simple “opt out” procedure. Please send an email to drycleaningsearch@gmail.com with “unsubscribe” in the subject of your e-mail and include your contact information wished to be removed from our communication list, and your name will be removed from that mailing list. However, if you opt-out of receiving our announcements and updates about your account, you may no longer have access to areas restricted to account members.

8. Children:

The Site is not intended for children under the age of 13 nor does the Site knowingly collect personal information from children under 13. The Site does not orient this Site toward children or target them as an audience, nor does it screen them from using the Site. Some of the material on this Site is for mature audiences, and parents and guardians should take responsibility for monitoring their children’s use. The Site does not collect or distribute information indicating whether a user is a child.

9. Links to Other sites:

This Site provides links and pointers to Web sites maintained by other organizations. The Site provides these links as a convenience to users, but it does not operate, control or endorse such sites. The Site also disclaims any responsibility for the information on those sites and any products or services offered there, and cannot vouch for the privacy policies of such sites. The Site does not make any warranties or representations that any linked sites (or even this Site) will function without error or interruption, that defects will be corrected, or that the sites and their servers are free of viruses and other problems that can harm your computer.

10. Policy Changes and Acceptance:

This privacy policy is effective as of August 1, 2012. By using our Site and its services, you signify your acceptance of this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree or are not comfortable with any policy described in this Privacy Policy, you may discontinue use of our Site. We reserve the right to modify this Privacy Policy at any time. Your continued use of any portion of our Site following notification or posting of such changes will constitute your acceptance of these changes.

11. Further Questions:

If you have any questions about this privacy policy, e-mail them to drycleaningsearch@gmail.com.