-- Updated June 2020 --
At all times, we reserve the right to disclose any information, including personally identifiable information, to comply with any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request; to protect FreeWorld rights or property (including without limitation in the event of a transfer of control of a FreeWorld company, affiliate, or brand, or substantially all of its assets), or during an emergency when safety is at risk, or for credit fraud protection and risk reduction purposes.
Information Collection and Use
We may also collect, store or accumulate certain non-personally identifiable information concerning your use of this website, such as information regarding which of our pages are most popular. Information gathered may be used in aggregate form for internal business purposes, such as generating statistics and developing marketing plans. We may share or transfer such aggregate, non-personally identifiable information with or to our affiliates.
When you fill-out a form on our website, we capture your IP-address. This enables us to track and prevent fraudulent attacks against our website as a security precaution. We do not use your IP-address to identify or contact you.
Ensuring Your Security
We have adopted policies and procedures designed to protect your personal information from unauthorized use or disclosure.
We have implemented physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards to maintain confidentiality and integrity of the personal information in our possession, and to guard against unauthorized access. These include among other things, procedures for controlling access to customer files, building security programs, and information technology security measures such as the use of passwords, firewall, plus virus and use detection software. We continue to access new technology as it becomes available, and to upgrade our physical and electronic security systems as appropriate.
Our policy is to permit employees to access your personal information only if they have a business purpose for using such information, such as administering, providing or developing our products or services. Our policy governs the conduct of all of our employees and third-party vendors, to safeguard personal information about consumers, and customers we serve or have served in the past.
Sharing Information With Companies That Provide Services For Us
We share personal information about you, as required or permitted by law, with affiliates and third-parties such as, service providers who assist us in the day-to-day operations of our company. These affiliates and third-parties include among others, title companies, appraisers, insurance companies, underwriting services, processing services, printing companies, software providers, marketing services, and solar installation companies. Our policy is to require affiliates and third-party service providers to enter into confidentiality agreements with us, prohibiting them from using any personal information they obtain for any other purpose, other than those for which they were retained or as required by law. We may also disclose information about you, when necessary or required, in legal and arbitration proceedings, and to government agencies.
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Notification of Changes
Attn: Compliance Department
1247 N State Pkwy, Suite 304, Chicago, IL 60610