FiftyStatesFSBO.com Privacy Policy

FIFTY STATES REALTY, INC. PRIVACY POLICY

Fifty States Realty, Inc. (FSR) is totally committed to implement and maintain the strongest possible privacy and security policy. We are very concerned to protect your privacy and to provide you with an excellent user experience. Please review our privacy policy here and check back often for any changes or updates.

PRIVACY

At no time will FSR disclose the information you provide us to other parties without your consent, except in limited circumstances to our business partners that have agreements with us to protect your privacy.

SECURITY

To protect the security of information, FSR uses a number of methods and techniques to prevent loss, alteration or misuse of information.

  • Data stored on our systems is protected by user ID, password, encryption and firewall technologies. Please keep your password secure and do not disclose it to any other party.
  • Data is transmitted using only secure servers with current encryption coding.
  • Financial information or social security data is not maintained on our sites. You may have to enter your credit card and social security numbers two times, which thereby increases the level of security that we can maintain.

COLLECTION OF INFORMATION

FSR employs traditional Internet monitoring and information collection procedures to understand better how visitors user our web sites and help us serve our users. In order to create maximum exposure for the listing information that you provide to sell your property FSR has entered into a number of partnerships. In some cases your listing information is automatically transferred to our partners' sites, unless you specify otherwise. All users of our services can request that posting of listing contact information be withheld.

IP Address - Our servers identify the IP or "Internet Protocol" address and other site usage data that is associated with your visit to our web sites. This provides us with general information about our visitors.

Cookies - FSR uses "cookie" software which creates small files stored by your browser to able to personalize our services. We do not share cookie information with any other parties. We use cookies to present web pages and information to you that relate better to your specific interests and needs. Cookies also help us to identify and track user trends that help us improve our services.

Advertising - Our web sites may display ads from other companies that can place cookies on your computer. FSR does not have access to this information.

Registration and Order Forms - To serve you we use registration forms where we request contact information and other data (such as your name), email address and demographics (such as zip code and age). We collect financial information to bill you for the products and services you indicate. We collect social security information to provide credit check, loan application and similar services. FSR uses customer contact information to communicate with you for administrative purposes and to serve your account. In addition, with your consent, we may send you information about promotions, products and services that you have asked to receive or may otherwise be of interest to you. We only share customer contact information with our partners and advertisers in accordance with this privacy policy.

Email Services - We encourage the efficient use of email to enhance the delivery of our services. At the same time we provide you with the opportunity to opt-out of receiving communications from us and our partners that are not directly relevant to services you have already purchased from us. Further, we make it easy for you to remove any personal information in our database that does not directly relate to your participation in the services that you retain.

Surveys and Contests - From time to time FSR or its partners may present web site visitors and subscribers with requests and opportunities to participate in surveys or contests. There is no requirement whatsoever that you participate, provide any information or answer any questions. In the event that you decide to respond to a survey or participate in contest, we will use the information provided to help us analyze trends, customer profiles, preferences and tastes, and similar customer-oriented data. If you enter a contest we will indicate the questions or information that is required in order to qualify your entry for contest awards. We may disclose data collected from surveys and contests to other parties in aggregate, summary form, without providing individual, personally identifiable information.

THIRD PARTIES AND EXTERNAL LINKS

When you visit and/or submit information to other parties who may provide some services that are available through our web site(s), the privacy policies of such parties may be different from ours. Please be sure to review the privacy policies of other parties before you provide them with your personal information. Be aware that external links you use from FSR's web site(s) to visit other web sites may collect personal data based on their privacy policies and not ours.


COMPLIANCE WITH LAW

If required by law, Fifty States Realty, Inc. and its affiliates may disclose your personally identifiable information. FSR may also disclose such information in acting on the good-faith belief that such disclosure is necessary to comply with governmental orders, court orders, or legal process served on Fifty States Realty, Inc., or its affiliates. Further, FSR may disclose such information to defend and protect the property or rights of Fifty States Realty, Inc., and its affiliates or the users of its web site(s).

BUSINESS PARTNERS, CONSULTANTS AND SUB-CONTRACTORS

In our continuing effort to offer and deliver the best products and services to you, we work with business partners and consultants and use sub-contractors. For example, you may indicate that you want to receive a product or service, or contact a person or organization. At such time we may share the data needed for you to receive what you have indicated. At times we may also employ consultants who may need access to our member database to perform their services for us. FSR may also contract with outside companies to administer our mailing lists or provide retail services. FSR may, therefore, share your personal information with an outside company for the sole purpose of administering the products, services and programs you have selected. We take great care to require that our business partners, consultants and sub-contractors agree not to use any member information that they access.


MODIFICATION OF YOUR INFORMATION

As a registered user you can change or edit your personal and listing information at any time. You can do so by logging into your account and following the applicable instructions to modify your information.

CHOICE AND OPT-OUT PROCESS

You have the choice to discontinue receiving our services at any time. To remove your account simply send an email to accounts@fiftystatesfsbo.com. You can also easily opt-out of receiving non-administrative communications from our partners and us by following the simple "unsubscribe" instructions at the bottom of such emails.


CONTACTING US

Please review this page periodically for changes in our privacy policy. Also, be sure to contact us with any questions or concerns you have about our privacy policy. If you have reason to believe or feel that the FSR web site has not adhered to the state policy, email info@fiftystatesfsbo.com and we will respond quickly to address your concerns.

DISCLAIMER

Information presented here is being provided to you on an "as-is" basis. Fifty States Realty, Inc. and its affiliates do not make any representations, warranties or guarantees, express or implied, regarding the accuracy, correctness, or completeness of such information, including, without limitation, pricing, descriptions, designs, data and other features. It is your sole responsibility to independently evaluate the accuracy, correctness and completeness of the information presented here. All information, including pricing, is subject to change without notice.


CONCLUSION

Thank you for completing the review of our privacy policy. We ask that you also read our CONDITIONS AND TERMS OF USE AND SERVICES AGREEMENT if you have not already done so.

Our postal address is:


Fifty States Realty, Inc.
1027 Main Street
Niagara Falls, New York 14301

We can be reached via e-mail at info@fiftystatesfsbo.com, or by dialing 1-866-50STATE.

 

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Niagara Falls, New York 14301

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