What information do we collect?
Apple Appraisal, Inc. collects personal information that has been voluntarily provided. We collect information from you when you register on our site, place an appraisal order, subscribe to our newsletters, respond to a survey, or fill out a form on our web site.
Information collected may include personal information such as your name, address, telephone number, email address, credit card information, and the name of your financial institution. All of your information is kept private and secure.
How do we use your information?
The information we collect from you may be used in the following ways:
- To Process Appraisal Order Transactions and Other Appraisal-Related Services
- To Personalize Your Experience
- To Improve Our Web Site
- To Improve Customer Service
- To Send Periodic Emails
Some of the information you provide helps us to more effectively respond to your customer service requests and support needs.
You may receive periodic emails which include: company news, updates, related product or service information, etc.
NOTE: If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, please send an email to email@example.com.
How do we protect your personal information?
Apple Appraisal, Inc. utilizes a variety of security measures and technological procedures to protect your personal information from unintentional misuse. We follow industry standards and best practices to safeguard the confidentiality of all personal information. We offer the use of a secure server. All personal and credit card information is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology and then encrypted into our payment gateway provider’s database, which is only accessible by those employees who are authorized with special access rights to such systems. These employees are required by contract to keep all information secure and confidential.
Do we disclose any information to outside parties?
Apple Appraisal, Inc. only provides information to those who are directly involved in rendering services for each specific transaction. We restrict access to personal information to only those employees and contractors who need the information in order to provide and facilitate appraisal services. In addition, our staff and contractors have entered into written contracts which require them to keep all personal information secure and confidential.
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our web site, conducting our business, or providing services to you, as long as those parties have agreed to keep this information secure and confidential. We may also release your information when we believe it is appropriate to comply with the law, or to protect our rights, property, or safety, or to protect the rights, property, or safety of others.
- Apple Appraisal, Inc. manages the privacy of personal information provided by our clients with the greatest respect and caution.
- We strictly follow Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) with regard to confidentiality and privacy.
- Apple Appraisal, Inc. complies with all applicable confidentiality and privacy laws and regulations.
- Apple Appraisal, Inc. protects the confidential nature of the appraiser-client relationship.
- Apple Appraisal, Inc. acts in good faith with regard to the legitimate interests of our customers in the use of confidential information and in the communication of assignment results.
Apple Appraisal, Inc. will not disclose confidential information or appraisal results to anyone other than the client, persons specifically authorized by the client, state enforcement agencies, third parties, as may be authorized by due process of law, and duly authorized professional peer review committees, except when such disclosure would violate applicable law or regulation. It is unethical for a member of a duly authorized professional peer review committee to disclose confidential information.
If you have questions about this policy or about the use of your personal information, please contact us via email: firstname.lastname@example.org, or by phone: (925) 313-5900.