Grothe Family Homes has created this Privacy Policy in order to disclose its use of personal data you give to Grothe Family Homes when you access or use this website and the services (as each are defined below) provided by Grothe Family Homes or one of its divisions (collectively, “Grothe Family Homes”). This Privacy Policy is effective as of January 26, 2019. You may contact Grothe Family Homes at support@grotherfamilyhomes.com with any questions regarding this privacy policy or shared data.

1) Information Collected and Utilized
As part of the standard operation of this website, Grothe Family Homes will automatically collect information from your computer or mobile device, including, but not limited to, your browser type, operating system, IP address and the domain name from which you accessed the site, and if you are accessing our site with your mobile device, type of mobile device. In addition, we may record actions taken on the Website including, but not limited to, date and times of use, clicks, page views, the amount of time you spend on each page, and search queries. Grothe Family Homes reserves the right to match your IP address or other information with other information about you in any way permitted by applicable law. Grothe Family Homes will store this information on its equipment or the equipment of third parties that it has a relationship with for that purpose.
If you access or use the Website on your mobile telephone or other mobile device, including tablets, we may collect mobile device identifiers, including MAC Address, and IP Address. Grothe Family Homes may create and assign to your device an identifier that is similar to an account number. We may collect the name you have associated with your device, device type, telephone number, country, and any other information you choose to provide, such as user name, geo-location or e-mail address.

2) Uses of Information
When you submit information to Grothe Family Homes, this information will be used for the purposes set forth in sections 2, 3, and 4 of this Privacy Policy. Grothe Family Homes uses this information and information generated when you use our Website, including but not limited to your searches, clicks, taps, websites, and web pages you visit through our mobile software (including third party web sites and web pages), messages and postings to provide our services and features to you, to provide your information to employers that may be interested in contacting you, to provide employer information to you and to measure and improve those services and features, and to provide you with customer support. We may use other companies, including other members of the Grothe Family Homes corporate group and third parties, to perform services necessary to our operations. In the course of providing these services, those companies may have access to your personal information and such information may be transferred overseas. By contractual agreement, those companies must treat your information in accordance with this Privacy Policy. However, we will not be liable (to the fullest extent permitted by law) for any damages that may result from the misuse of your personal information by these companies. Grothe Family Homes may use your IP address and mobile device information to help diagnose problems with Grothe Family Homes’s service and to administer Grothe Family Homes’s site. Your IP address and mobile device information may also be used to help identify you, your location, and your online profile and to gather broad demographic information (such as country of origin). Grothe Family Homes may maintain (as permitted by applicable law) your data following your termination of your relationship with Grothe Family Homes. Grothe Family Homes may delete your user data as permitted by applicable law. If you provide credit, debit or other payment card and related details to us in order to make a payment, Grothe Family Homes will use those details only for the purpose of processing the payment.  Grothe Family Homes may also aggregate your data with other data, for the purposes set forth above.

3) Consent
Grothe Family Homes offers any user the choice to utilize the Grothe Family Homes website. By using the Grothe Family Homes website, you are specifically consenting to the use of any personal information you have provided to Grothe Family Homes as set forth herein and in the Terms of Service.

4) Use of Cookies
What are cookies? Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer’s hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables the site’s or service provider’s systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information. For instance, we use cookies to help us remember and process the items in your shopping cart. They are also used to help us understand your preferences based on previous or current site activity, which enables us to provide you with improved services. We also use cookies to help us compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interaction so that we can offer better site experiences and tools in the future.

We use cookies to:

  • Gather information to make your website experience more customized and seamless
  • Understand and save user’s preferences for future visits.
  • Compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interactions in order to offer better. site experiences and tools in the future. We may also use trusted third party services that track this information on our behalf.

You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies. You do this through your browser (like Internet Explorer) settings. Each browser is a little different, so look at your browser’s Help menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookies.

If you disable cookies, some features may be disabled. It will turn off some of the features that make your site experience more efficient and some of our services will not function properly.

5) Security
We have security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under Grothe Family Homes’s control. Grothe Family Homes uses SSL encryption, access control policies, anti-virus programs and firewalls to protect information under our control. No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure, however. In addition, please note that emails, messages sent via your web browser, and other similar means of communication with other users are not encrypted. We strongly advise you not to communicate any confidential information through these means. Therefore, while we strive to protect your information, we cannot guarantee its security.

6) Amendments
Grothe Family Homes may amend this Privacy Policy at any time. If Grothe Family Homes is going to use personally identifiable information collected through this website in a manner materially different from that stated at the time of collection, Grothe Family Homes will notify users via email and/or by posting a notice on this website for 30 days prior to such use or by other means as required by law.

7) Assignment
If there is a change of ownership or control in Grothe Family Homes’s business (whether by merger, sale, or otherwise) or if there is an asset sale, the user information, including your personal information, could be disclosed as part of such a process and / or sold as part of that transaction and your personally identifying information potentially could be used by the purchaser. However, if that business materially changes this statement or the information-handling practices as described in this Privacy Policy, you will be notified by email and/or through a notice posted on the website, and you may opt-out of the use of your existing information in a new manner. This Privacy Policy inures to the benefit of any successors or assigns of Grothe Family Homes or the assets of Grothe Family Homes.