Last modified 13 October 2017
We at EasyBoston LLC (collectively, “EasyBoston LLC”, “We”, “Us”, or “Our”) recognize the importance of protecting the privacy of personal data (« Information ») collected by us. This Privacy Statement discloses what Information we gather, how we use it, and how to correct or change it. Information obtained and shared with you through this web site is our confidential information unless expressly indicated otherwise. Information may be requested/collected to enable the delivery of our services, to operate our business and to make the experience of using this site faster and more effective.
By using this web site, you consent to the terms of our Privacy Statement and to EasyBoston LLC’ processing of Information for the purposes stated above, as well as those explained where EasyBoston LLC collects Personal Information on the web. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THIS PRIVACY STATEMENT, YOU CANNOT USE THE SITE. Should our Privacy Statement change, we intend to take every reasonable step to ensure that these changes are brought to your attention by posting all changes prominently on our web site for a reasonable period of time.
Scope of this Privacy Statement
The site contains links to third-party web sites. When you click on those links, you will go to a third-party site where you will be subject to that site’s privacy statement and we encourage you to read that policy statement. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the privacy practices of those other web sites and we expressly disclaim any liability for their actions, including actions relating to the use and disclosure of Personal Information by those third parties.
EasyBoston LLC collects Information in order to operate our business of providing relocation services, real estate related services. We may transfer Information to companies, which may include our affiliated companies listed below, and others that help us to provide our services.
In some cases, EasyBoston LLC acts solely as a processor of the Information at the direction of our client. In those instances, an individual who seeks access to, or who seeks to correct, amend, or delete inaccurate Information should direct his query to EasyBoston LLC, and EasyBoston LLC will review with the client (the data controller) and respond within a reasonable timeframe.
We will retain Information for as long as needed to provide our services and as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.
- What is Personal Information?
Personal Information is information collected by EasyBoston LLC that identifies the person to whom such information pertains, including without limitation: name, address, telephone number, and e-mail address. We may also collect sensitive Personal Information, such as bank account number, government issued identifiers such as Social Security number, driver’s license number, and an individual’s geolocation or historical precise geolocation information.
- Collection and Use of Your Information
2(a). Personal Information
While most of the Information collected by EasyBoston LLC is supplied by our clients, our suppliers, and our customers as part of the relocation process, we may, at times, ask you to (or you may voluntarily in EasyBoston LLC web site) update or confirm a subset of that Information on this web site. To do this, you may be asked to register to use this site. Additionally, your Information may be shared with our affiliates listed below, and third party suppliers (e.g. home inspectors, moving companies) where necessary to support the services we deliver. This Information will be used solely for the purposes of providing services in accordance with our contracts with our clients, which may include making Information available to your employer or membership group. In addition, we may collect Personal Information from our suppliers and from client and potential client contacts. That Information may be used by EasyBoston LLC to market and/or provide our services to those clients and potential clients.
We will share your personal Information with our affiliated listed below and with third parties only in the ways that are described in this Privacy Statement. We remain responsible for the handling of your personal Information by those affiliates and third parties as provided in the EU – U.S. Privacy Shield and Swiss – U.S. Privacy Shield Framework Principles, including the Supplemental Principles.
We will retain your information for as long as your account is active and thereafter in accordance with our data retention policies. If you wish to cancel your account or request that we no longer use your information to provide you services, contact us as specified in Contacting Us/Correction/Updating personal Information. We will retain and use your information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes and enforce our agreements.
Registration for Personalized Services
If you wish to use EasyBoston LLC’ personalized services, you may be asked to create an account or enroll as a delegate authorized by an existing account holder. The process of creating this account or enrolling as a delegate necessitates that you provide personal Information about yourself. If you choose to provide us with your personal Information on the web, we may transfer that personal Information within EasyBoston LLC or to EasyBoston LLC’ third-party service providers, including locations across borders and from your country or jurisdiction to other countries or jurisdictions around the world.
EasyBoston LLC strives to comply with all applicable laws worldwide that are designed to protect your privacy. Although legal requirements may vary from country to country, EasyBoston LLC intends to adhere to the principles set forth in this Privacy Statement even if, in connection with the above, we transfer your personal Information from your country to countries that may not require an « adequate » level of protection for your personal Information. In other words, our goal is to provide protection for your personal Information no matter where that personal Information is collected, transferred, or retained.
Requests for Periodic Industry Updates
If you request Periodic Industry Updates, we collect Personal Information, which is submitted directly to our web hosting services vendor’s system to create automatic e-mails to people who choose to subscribe. The information we collect is not used in any other way and is not retained once you end your subscription to Periodic Industry Updates. If you would like to discontinue receiving this information, you may update your email preferences by using the “Unsubscribe” link found in emails we send to you or by contacting us at email@example.com.
Requests to Find or List a Property and to Find a Sales Associate
If you submit a request through this site to find or list a property or to find a real estate agent, you will be asked to provide personal Information and we refer this information to real estate agents to respond to your request. For example, if you ask that we list your property or if you ask to see more listings in a given area, you will be directed to a real estate agent in that area.
EasyBoston LLC is not a licensed Massachusetts Real Estate agent or brokerage, referral is provided as a courtesy only.
2(b). Passive Collection
As is true of most websites, we gather certain information automatically. This information may include Internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, Internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, the files viewed on our site (e.g., HTML pages, graphics, etc.), operating system, date/time stamp, and/or clickstream data to conduct research, analyze trends in the aggregate for internal audits and third-parties, generally to improve our services, and administer the site.
Technologies such as cookies or similar technologies are used by EasyBoston LLC and our marketing partners and analytics providers. These technologies are used in analyzing trends, administering the site, tracking users’ use of the site and to gather demographic information about our user base as a whole. We may receive reports based on the use of these technologies by these companies on an individual as well as aggregated basis.
2(c). Use of Information With Respect to Third Parties
We reserve the right to share your personal Information with our clients, affiliates listed above and third party service providers, as permitted by law, in order to help us deliver our services.
EseayBoston may also disclose Customer’s personal Information if EasyBoston LLC is involved in a merger, acquisition, or sale of all or a portion of its assets, in such case, you will be notified via email and/or a prominent notice on our web site of any change in ownership or uses of your personal Information, as well as any choices you may have regarding your personal Information.
Service providers are also an important means by which EasyBoston LLC maintains its web site and mailing lists. EasyBoston LLC will take reasonable steps to ensure that these third-party service providers are obligated to protect personal Information on EasyBoston LLC’ behalf.
EasyBoston LLC does not intend, without your consent, to transfer personal Information to third parties who are not bound to act on EasyBoston LLC’ behalf unless such transfer is legally required. Similarly, it is against EasyBoston LLC’ policy to sell, without consent, personal Information collected online.
Social Media Widgets
Our Web site includes Social Media Features, such as the Facebook Like button and Widgets, such as the Share this button. These Features may collect your IP address, which page you are visiting on our site, and may set a cookie to enable the Feature to function properly. Social Media Features and Widgets are either hosted by a third party or hosted directly on our Site. Your interactions with these Features are governed by the privacy statement of the company providing it.
- Location of Servers and Transfer of Information to the United States
The site is hosted by servers in North America, and, as such, the site is governed by United States law. If you are located outside of the United States, your personal Information will be transferred to the United States. By submitting your personal Information, you consent to its transfer to the United States and to its storage, processing, and use there in accordance with this Privacy Statement and United States law.
The security of your personal Information is important to us. EasyBoston LLC maintains its systems in accordance with reasonable industry standards to reasonably secure the Information of its customers against unauthorized access, accidental or intentional manipulation, and loss, both during transmission and once it is received. However, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure, and you use the site at your own risk. If you have any questions about the security of your personal information, you can contact us using the addresses noted in the “Contact” section below.
This site is not directed to children under the age of 13 (“Children”), and we do not knowingly collect any information, including personal Information, from Children.
- Changes in this Privacy Statement
If we decide to change our Privacy Statement, we will post those changes to this Privacy Statement here, and any other places we deem appropriate so that you can be aware of what Information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we disclose it. We reserve the right to modify this Privacy Statement at any time, so please review it frequently. If we make material changes to this Statement, we will notify you here or by other means we deem appropriate, prior to the change becoming effective.
- Contacting Us/Correction/Updating Personal Information
A Customer may contact us through the methods stated below for a number of purposes, including: (1) if you no longer wish to use the site; (2) to opt-out of communications or unsubscribe from any industry updates as described in “Requests for Periodic Industry Updates”; (3) to receive information or special offers; (4) to provide feedback and comments on this Statement; (5) to request access to your personal Information, deletion of your incorrect personal Information or correction of your personal Information; and (6) to make inquiries whether we hold or process on behalf of a third party, any of your personal Information or complaints regarding our Privacy Statement and/or privacy practices.
|By email to:||firstname.lastname@example.org|
|By mail:||Privacy Officer, EasyBoston LLC, 6 Knowles Farm Road, Arlington, MA 02474.|
|By phone:||(781) 884-8967|
We will respond to your request within a reasonable timeframe, but in no event later than 45 days.