At House&Hold protecting your privacy is very important to us.
Why we collect personal information
House&Hold collects and uses your personal information to give you superior customer service and to provide you with convenient access to our products and services. At your option, your personal information can be used to keep you up to date on the latest product announcements and special offers, through the House&Hold newsletter.
House&Hold works with many vendors and manufacturers, and we may provide your personal information to these companies in order to enable them to provide better service to you. For example, we give shipping companies this information so the products you order can be delivered efficiently. The information they receive is for shipping and delivery purposes only, and it is required that these companies safeguard your personal information in accordance with House&Hold policies. Credit card and billing information, however, is never given out to any company for any reason.
How personal information is collected
House&Hold collects information about you in a few ways. For example, we might ask for your contact information when you correspond with us, call us to make a purchase or register on-line for an instant purchase.
Some areas of the House&Hold website allow you to create a "user ID" using your personal information. This is done to save you time and make our web services user friendly. After filling out an online form with some basic personal information and creating a password, the system saves what you entered and assigns you a personal ID based on your e-mail address. Next time you order something from House&Hold you can simply enter your email address and password – the system will then automatically provides the information needed.
How your personal information is protected
House&Hold safeguards the security of the data you send us with physical, electronic, and managerial procedures. houseandhold.com uses industry-standard Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) encryption on all web pages where personal information is required. To make purchases from http://www.houseandhold.com/, you must use an SSL-enabled browser such as Internet Explorer. This protects the confidentiality of your personal and credit card information while it is transmitted over the Internet.