We recognize the importance of protecting the privacy of personally-identifying information that may be submitted when you visit Hometown Equity Mortgage.
The information we receive depends on what you do when you visit our website. This is how we handle the information we learn about you from your visit to our website.
If you visit our site to read or download information on our web pages such as news releases: We collect and store only the following information about you: name of the domain from which you access the Internet (for example, Aol.com, if you are connecting from an America Online account, or a similar domain corresponding to your Internet Service Provider “ISP”); date and time you access our website; pages you may have visited on our site; and Internet address of the website from where you came to visit our website.
We use the information we collect to measure the number of visitors to the different pages and sections of our site and to help us make our site more useful.
If you identify yourself by sending an email or completing forms such as the online application or information requests: You may be asked for personally-identifying information in order to process your email. This information may be retained by us and our affiliates for processing and to facilitate decisions. Information you submit to us is treated no differently than any information you might provide in a written format such as a letter of request or mail-in reply card.
Links To Other Websites
Hometown Equity Mortgage’s website may contain links to other websites. While we try to link only to sites that share our high standards and respect for privacy, we are not responsible for the content, security, or privacy practices employed by other websites.
Google Adwords Remarketing
Hometown Equity Mortgage takes part in AdWords Remarketing and is a Remarketing and Behavioral Targeting service provided by Google. It connects the activity of hometownequitymortgage.com visitors with the Adwords advertising network and the Doubleclick Cookie.
We use Google Analytics’ 3rd-party audience data such as age, gender and interests to better understanding the behavior of our customers and work with companies that collect information about your online activities to provide advertising targeted to suit your interests and preferences. For example, you may see certain ads on other websites because we contract with Google and other similar companies to target our ads based on information we or they have collected, including information that was collected through automated means (such as cookies and web beacons). These companies also use automated technologies to collect information when you click on our ads, which helps track and manage the effectiveness of our marketing efforts.
You may opt out of the automated collection of information by third-party ad networks for the purpose of delivering advertisements tailored to your interests, by visiting the consumer opt-out page for the Self-Regulatory Principles for Online Behavioral Advertising at http://www.aboutads.info/choices/ and edit or opt-out your Google Display Network ads’ preferences at http://www.google.com/ads/preferences/.
We Want to Be Very Clear
We protect and safeguard the privacy of users of our online services, just as we do through the rest our business. We will use personal information to identify and communicate with you and to help us answer your questions.
We will NOT sell personally-identifying information to a third party for the purpose of solicitation or provide personal information to a third party for its own use.
If you have any questions that are not answered in this section please email us.