PrivacyPolicy


Protecting your private information is our priority. This Statement of Privacy applies to the abodehq.com and Alpha Agent LLC and governs data collection and usage. For the purposes of this Privacy Policy, unless otherwise noted, all references to Alpha Agent LLC include abodehq.com and Abode. The Abode website is a online real estate services site. By using the Abode website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.


Collection of your Personal Information

Abode may collect personally identifiable information, such as your name. If you purchase Abode's products and services, we collect billing and credit card information. This information is used to complete the purchase transaction. Abode may also collect anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your age, gender, household income and political affiliation. We may gather additional personal or non-personal information in the future.


Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by Abode. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Abode website.


Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through Abode's public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others.


Abode encourages you to review the privacy statements of websites you choose to link to from Abode so that you can understand how those websites collect, use and share your information. Abode is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on websites outside of the Abode website.


Use of your Personal Information

Abode collects and uses your personal information to operate its website(s) and deliver the services you have requested.


Abode may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from Abode and its affiliates. Abode may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.


Abode does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties.


Abode may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is transferred to the third party. Abode may share data with trusted partners to help perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to Abode, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.


Abode may keep track of the websites and pages our users visit within Abode, in order to determine what Abode services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within Abode to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.


Abode will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Abode or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Abode; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Abode, or the public.


Use of Cookies

The Abode website may use "cookies" to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.


One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize Abode pages, or register with Abode site or services, a cookie helps Abode to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same Abode website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the Abode features that you customized.


You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the Abode services or websites you visit.


Security of your Personal Information

Abode secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other websites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol.


Children Under Thirteen

Abode collects personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen. Abode collects this information for the following reason(s): We may collect information about children under age 13 for insurance quote purposes..


If you are under the age of thirteen, you must ask your parent or guardian for permission to use this website. If you are a parent and you have questions regarding our data collection practices, please contact us using the information provided at the end of this Statement of Privacy.


Disconnecting your Abode Account from Third Party Websites

You will be able to connect your Abode account to third party accounts. BY CONNECTING YOUR ABODE ACCOUNT TO YOUR THIRD PARTY ACCOUNT, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT YOU ARE CONSENTING TO THE CONTINUOUS RELEASE OF INFORMATION ABOUT YOU TO OTHERS (IN ACCORDANCE WITH YOUR PRIVACY SETTINGS ON THOSE THIRD PARTY SITES). IF YOU DO NOT WANT INFORMATION ABOUT YOU, INCLUDING PERSONALLY IDENTIFYING INFORMATION, TO BE SHARED INTHIS MANNER, DO NOT USE THE THIS FEATURE. You may disconnect your account from a third party account at any time. Users may learn how to disconnect their accounts from third-party websites by visiting their "Profile Settings" page. Users may also contact us via email..


Opt-Out & Unsubscribe

We respect your privacy and give you an opportunity to opt-out of receiving announcements of certain information. Users may opt-out of receiving any or all communications from Abode by contacting us here: - Web page: _________________ - Email: info@abodehq.com - Phone: _________________


Changes to this Statement

Abode will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. Abode encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how Abode is protecting your information.


Contact Information

Abode welcomes your questions or comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that Abode has not adhered to this Statement, please contact Abode at:


Alpha Agent LLC
332 S. Michigan Ave Ste. A19
Chicago, Illinois 60604


Email Address:
info@abodehq.com


Telephone number:
(917) 397-2730


Effective as of January 01, 2016