Home Porch Web Site Privacy Statement
The privacy, confidence, and trust of individuals who visit the Home Porch web site are important to us. No personal information is collected at this site unless provided voluntarily by an individual while participating in an activity that asks for the information.

Collection of Information
Home Porch only collects the personal information that is necessary to provide the information or services requested by an individual. "Personal information" refers to any information relating to an identified or identifiable individual who is the subject of the information. We also collect your credit card for processing your shopping transaction. We collect statistical information that helps us understand how people are using the web site so we can continually improve our services. The information collected is not associated with any specific individual and no attempt is made to profile individuals who browse the web site.

Use of Information
Home Porch uses the collected information to respond appropriately to requests. This may be to respond directly to you or to improve the web site. E-mail or other information requests sent to the Home Porch web site may be maintained or forwarded to the appropriate department in order to respond to the request.

Retention of Information
Records transmitted to this site will be identified, managed, protected, and retained as long as they are needed to meet historical, administrative, fiscal, or legal requirements.

Cookies
Any web page or application at this site may use cookies. Cookies are short and simple text files that are stored on a user’s computer hard drive by web sites. They are used to keep track of and store information so the user does not have to supply the information multiple times. The information that is collected through cookies at this site is handled in the same manner as other information collected here. You can configure your web browser to refuse cookies or to notify you when a web site attempts to send you a cookie. You can also check your hard drive for cookie files and delete them from your computer.

Web Site Security
Home Porch is committed to the security of the information that is either available from or collected by this web site. Home Porch has taken multiple steps to safeguard the integrity of its computing infrastructure, including but not limited to, authentication, monitoring, and encryption.