Disaster Housing Services (“Disaster Housing Services”) operates www.disasterservicesinc.com and may operate other websites. It is Disaster Housing Services’ policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.

By providing your phone number to Disaster Housing Services, I agree and acknowledge that Disaster Housing Services may send text messages to my wireless phone number for any purpose. Message and data rates may apply. Message frequency will vary, and you will be able to Opt-out by replying “STOP”. For more information on how your data will be handled please see our privacy policy below:
(Privacy Policy: No mobile information will be shared with third parties/affiliates for marketing/promotional purposes. All the above categories exclude text messaging originator opt-in data and consent; this information will not be shared with any third parties.)

Website Visitors
Like most website operators, Disaster Housing Services collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Disaster Housing Services’ purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Disaster Housing Services’ visitors use its website. From time to time, Disaster Housing Services may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.

Disaster Housing Services also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on www.disasterservicesinc.com blogs/sites. Disaster Housing Services only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that commenter IP addresses and email addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog/site where the comment was left.

Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Disaster Housing Services’ websites choose to interact with Disaster Housing Services in ways that require Disaster Housing Services to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Disaster Housing Services gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up at www.disasterservicesinc.com to provide a username and email address. Those who engage in transactions with Disaster Housing Services are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Disaster Housing Services collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Disaster Housing Services. Disaster Housing Services does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.

Aggregated Statistics
Disaster Housing Services may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. Disaster Housing Services may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Disaster Housing Services does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.

Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
Disaster Housing Services discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Disaster Housing Services’ behalf or to provide services available at Disaster Housing Services’ websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using Disaster Housing Services’ websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Disaster Housing Services will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, Disaster Housing Services discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Disaster Housing Services believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Disaster Housing Services, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an Disaster Housing Services website and have supplied your email address, Disaster Housing Services may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with Disaster Housing Services and our products. If you send us a request (for example via email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. Disaster Housing Services takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.

Cookies
A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer, and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. Disaster Housing Services uses cookies to help Disaster Housing Services identify and track visitors, their usage of Disaster Housing Services website, and their website access preferences. Disaster Housing Services visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using Disaster Housing Services’ websites, with the drawback that certain features of Disaster Housing Services’ websites may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

Business Transfers
If Disaster Housing Services, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Disaster Housing Services 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 Disaster Housing Services may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.

Ads
Ads appearing on any of our websites may be delivered to users by advertising partners, who may set cookies. These cookies allow the ad server to recognize your computer each time they send you an online advertisement to compile information about you or others who use your computer. This information allows ad networks to, among other things, deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you. This Privacy Policy covers the use of cookies by Disaster Housing Services and does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers.

Privacy Policy Changes
Although most changes are likely to be minor, Disaster Housing Services may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in Disaster Housing Services’ sole discretion. Disaster Housing Services encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. If you have a www.disasterservicesinc.com account, you might also receive an alert informing you of these changes. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.