Use and Sharing of Personal Information

Use and Sharing of Personal Information

[Please see our Privacy Provisions for California Residents for additional details regarding our use and sharing of personal information]

By submitting your personal information by and through the Helping Americas Seniors website, you agree that: (a) we may share, sell, rent, lease or otherwise provide that personal information to any third-party for any purpose permitted by law; (b) the third parties that we share, sell, rent, lease or otherwise provide your personal information may also re-sell your personal information to additional third parties; and (c) we may work with other businesses to bring selected retail opportunities to our users. These businesses and third-parties may include, but are not limited to: (i) providers of direct marketing services and applications, including lookup and reference, data enhancement, suppression and validation; (ii) e-mail marketers; (iii) telemarketers (where permitted by applicable law); and (iv) direct marketers. We may also use your personal information to send you promotional messages regarding various Helping Americas Seniors website products and/or services, as well as third-party products and/or services that we think may be of interest to you.

Where you submit personal information, we use the personal information that you make available to personalize your experience with the Site and to facilitate the delivery of the applicable Helping Americas Seniors website to you, including to respond to any inquiries made by you.

Your email will only be shared with our preferred mailing partner for the purpose of sending third party promotional email communications.

You also agree that we may contact you at any time with updates and/or any other information that we may deem appropriate for you to receive in connection with your continued use of the Helping Americas Seniors website, and to keep you informed of our other products and services.

We may also employ other companies and individuals to perform certain functions on our behalf. Examples include sending direct and electronic mail, removing duplicate information from user lists, analyzing data and providing marketing analysis. The agents performing these limited functions on our behalf shall have access to our users’ personal information as needed to perform these functions for us, but we do not permit them to use user personal information for other purposes.

We will also use your personal information for customer service, to provide you with information that you may request, to customize your experience with the Helping Americas Seniors website and/or to contact you when necessary in connection with your use of the Helping Americas Seniors website. We may also use your personal information for internal business purposes, such as analyzing and managing our service offerings including, without limitation, the Helping Americas Seniors website. We may also combine the information we have gathered about you with information from other sources.

By submitting your personal information by and through the Helping Americas Seniors website, you agree that such act constitutes an inquiry and/or application for purposes of the Amended Telemarketing Sales Rule (16 CFR §310 et seq.), as amended from time to time (the “Rule”) and applicable state do-not-call regulations. As such, notwithstanding that your telephone number may be listed on the Federal Trade Commission’s Do-Not-Call List, and/or on applicable state do-not-call lists, we retain the right to contact you via telemarketing in accordance with the Rule and applicable state do-not-call regulations.

Where you provide “prior express consent” within the meaning of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (47 USC § 227), and its implementing regulations adopted by the Federal Communications Commission (47 CFR § 64.1200), as amended from time-to-time (“TCPA”), you consent to receive telephone calls from Helping Americas Seniors website, including artificial voice calls, pre-recorded messages and/or calls (including SMS text messages) delivered via automated technology, to the telephone number(s) that you provided. Please note that you are not required to provide this consent in order to obtain access to the Helping Americas Seniors website, and your consent simply allows Helping Americas Seniors website to contact you via these means. Please be advised that by agreeing to this Privacy Policy, you are obligated to immediately inform us if and when the telephone number that you have previously provided to us changes. Without limiting the foregoing, if you: (A) have your telephone number reassigned to another person or entity; (B) give up your telephone number so that it is no longer used by you; (C) port your telephone number to a landline or vice versa; or (D) otherwise stop using that telephone number for any reason (collectively “Phone Number Change”), you agree that you shall promptly notify ShopGalaTM of the Phone Number Change via e-mail at: [email protected], or by using one of the methods set forth in the “Contact Us” section below.

We reserve the right to release current or past personal information: (I) in the event that we believe that the Helping Americas Seniors website are being or have been used in violation of the Terms of Use or to commit unlawful acts; (II) if the information is subpoenaed or requested pursuant to any court order or legal proceeding; provided, however, that, where permitted by applicable law, we shall provide you with e-mail notice, and opportunity to challenge the subpoena/court order, prior to disclosure of any personal information pursuant to a subpoena; or (III) if we are sold, merge with a third-party, are acquired or are the subject of bankruptcy proceedings; provided, however, that if Helping Americas Seniors website is involved in a bankruptcy proceeding, merger, acquisition or sale of all or a portion of its assets, you will be notified via email and/or a prominent notice on the Site of any change in ownership or uses of your personal information, as well as any choices that you may have regarding your personal information.

We reserve the right to release current or past personal information: (A) in the event that we believe that the Helping Americas Seniors website are being or have been used in violation of the Terms and Conditions or to commit unlawful acts; (B) if the information is subpoenaed or requested pursuant to any court order or legal proceeding; provided, however, that, where permitted by applicable law, we shall provide you with e-mail notice, and opportunity to challenge the subpoena/court order, prior to disclosure of any personal information pursuant to a subpoena; or (C) if we are sold, merge with a third-party, are acquired or are the subject of bankruptcy proceedings; provided, however, that if Helping Americas Seniors website is involved in a bankruptcy proceeding, merger, acquisition or sale of all or a portion of its assets, you will be notified via email and/or a prominent notice on the Site of any change in ownership or uses of your personal information, as well as any choices that you may have regarding your personal information.

You hereby consent to the disclosure of any record or communication to any third-party when we, in our sole discretion, determine the disclosure to be appropriate including, without limitation, sharing your e-mail address with third-parties for suppression purposes in compliance with applicable law, including the CAN-SPAM Act of 2003, as amended from time-to-time. Users should also be aware that courts of equity, such as U.S. Bankruptcy Courts, might have the authority under certain circumstances to permit personal information to be shared or transferred to third-parties without permission.