Your privacy is important to us.
Scope of Application
Information We Collect and How We Use It
There are three general categories of information we collect:
(1) Information you give to us; (2) Information we automatically collect when you use the website; (3) Information we collect from third parties
We use your information in several different ways and what we do with yours depends on when we collect it and what we collect.
1) Information you give to us
Information you give to us includes details such as your contact information like email address, mailing address, and phone number, your account details like password, date of birth, gender, location, and preferred language, your payment information like credit/debit card number, security/CVV code, expiration date, your financing information that includes but not limited to your Emirates id number, date of birth and income, your contact history with us such as service call recordings, chat, and instant messages, or communications with our social media channels, product reviews, forum posts, survey responses, participation in promotions, and other user-generated content.
Treatment of such information:
We need your name and contact details to create your account. This information is necessary for the adequate performance of certain services and offerings on the Site and to fulfill our contract with you when you place an order. We also use this information to deliver important account information to you, such as order confirmations and notices, changes to account settings, and notices about the Site, or the terms and policies that apply to them.
We use your payment information to process payments, fulfill orders, provide refunds, and comply with applicable laws.
We collect your financing information on behalf of the financing provider you choose and send the information to that financing provider to facilitate your application for financing products.
We use your communications and contact history with us, as well as other information such as additional profile information, to operate, protect, improve and optimize the Site and to personalize, customize and improve your experience.
2) Information we automatically collect when you use the Site
Information we automatically collect when you use the site includes details such as your IP address, crash data, cookie data, location data, mobile GPS information, the length of time you spend on the site, your browsing history, page/product views, or clicks, what you bought and what you've placed in your cart or saved, and other such 'General Information.
Treatment of such information
We use your log data and device information to operate, protect, improve and optimize the Site and to personalize and customize your experience. We use automatically-collected information to create and maintain a secure online shopping environment. We use your saved products to help you make a purchase, and we use your purchase history to uphold our contract with you and ensure that you've had a great customer experience.
We may use automatically-collected information to perform internal analytics, train our staff, detect and prevent fraud for quality assurance and improve our services and offerings.
We may use automatically-collected information such as cookies and similar technologies to provide the most relevant advertising to you.
We generally use the following types of cookies:
- Functionality cookies that help provide a seamless online shopping experience
- Analytics cookies that help us measure, analyze and understand how our customers use the Site and identify ways to improve both its functionality and your shopping experience
- Customer preference cookies help us give you a more tailor-made experience on the site.
By deleting or disabling future cookies, your user experience may be affected and you may not be able to take advantage of certain functions of our Site (such as storing items in your Cart between visits, customizing your website experience, and making marketing messages more relevant).
3) Information we collect from third parties
Information we collect from third parties includes information you provide to third-party services and linking, connecting, or logging into the website with your Google, Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter accounts. Such information includes your email address, mailing address, phone number and password, your social media handles, and other information such as demographic data, fraud detection information, and information about you and your activities, experiences, and interactions on and off the website.
Treatment of such information
We will use information from third-party services if you register using other services, such as Facebook or Google, including Google’s one-tap login service. Connecting to third-party applications or services is optional. If you create your account by connecting through another service, we will collect public information from that connected account to help complete your profile.
We may use the information we collect or receive from third parties to deliver and personalize our communications with you, or to administer rewards, surveys, sweepstakes, contests, or other promotional activities.
The website may contain links to other websites. Please be aware that Home Crown is not responsible for the privacy practices of third-party websites not operated by Home Crown, and cannot guarantee the security of any of your personal information collected there. Home Crown encourages you to read the privacy statements of every third-party website that collects your Personal Information.
The security of your information is important to us. We use appropriate technical and organizational safeguards to protect your information from unauthorized use, disclosure, and loss. We encourage you to take reasonable measures to protect your password and your computer to prevent unauthorized access to your account. Remember to sign out of your account and close your browser window if you are using a shared computer in a public place such as a library or an Internet cafe.
Any information that we collect and store that is personally identifiable is protected using appropriate means, and although Home Crown does so, it will not be held responsible for any unauthorized access by third parties.