PRIVACY POLICY

generalmoversmi.com is the website of: General Movers Inc.  

We can be contacted thru email at generalmoversmich@gmail.com

Or by calling 734-624-8305

We at General Movers Inc. value the privacy of our users. Indicated in this Privacy Policy are our tools and methods on how we gather, retain, and use information from our valued users whenever they visit and explore various features found on our website.

General Movers Inc. strictly follows the data protection legislation and regulation which includes, but is not limited to, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) (EU) 2016/679. Our Privacy Policy is a detailed legal statement explaining how we may collect information from our users, how we may share that information, and how our users can limit us from sharing their personal data. Any information such as personal data gathered, retained, and shared shall be processed accordingly and with strict adherence to any data protection legislation and regulations. The company also takes full accountability for the controlling and regulation of all the data collected from users.

Making use of any of our website’s features and services will serve as an indication of the user’s approval with regards to our gathering, retaining, analyzing, and utilizing the user’s information based on the purpose of this Privacy Policy. General Movers Inc. holds exclusive rights on any addition, removal, and modification of any part of this Privacy Policy. Any changes made shall take effect once posted.

Effective Date:  (June 18, 2019)

I. Consent

By using our Service, you agree to this policy and the provisions stated herein. Any form of usage of our Service shall be considered as your consent to our collection, retention, disclosure, transfer, and analysis of your data.

II. Information Collection and Use

General Movers Inc. may use different tools and procedures to collect information from our users. The said tools and procedures may include forms, emails, as well as other social media platforms.

To provide the best service for our users, we plan on expanding our marketing and advertising campaigns. To do this, analyzing information that we gather is considered of the utmost importance.

Types of Data Collected

a.      Personal Data

While visiting General Movers Inc.’s website, we may ask you to provide us with personal information that can be used to identify you. It may also be necessary for you to access and use other features of the website, as well as to enable us to contact you. The information collected may pertain to references, specific behaviors, patterns, and others. The information collected is analyzed and used to improve the overall user experience we provide. Personal information collected may include, but are not limited to:

Contact Form:

  • First and Last name
  • Email address
  • Phone number
  • Address, State, Province, ZIP/ Postal code, City
  • Message
  • GDPR Consent Field

Request a Quote

  • First and Last name
  • Email address
  • Phone number
  • The address you are moving to and from
  • Items you are moving

b.      Usage Data

We use the help of tools such as Cookies that gather information called Usage Data to help us understand how users access and use our Service. The information collected for Usage Data includes, but are not limited to, the following:

  • The date and time the user visited the website
  • The time span of the user in relation to using our Service
  • Browser information
  • The information about the user’s device i.e. Phone, laptop, etc.
  • Browsing history
  • IP address (Internet Protocol Address)

III. How We Collect Your Personal Data

We at General Movers Inc. analyze the personal data of our users collected when it is willingly provided to us as well as when they access our contact page or navigate our website. We only store data that is necessary and crucial to our Service and the data collected helps us to further improve user experience, as well as our Service.

Whenever users provide information by navigating our website or filling out our online forms, some of the information given will be stored in our database.

Here are some of the ways we are able to store your personal data:

  • When you enable cookies on your device
  • When you provide personal information by:
    • Filling out our web forms
    • Contacting us
  • Log Files (Log Data)

A log file records a list of events, procedures, or communications that occur on our Service. Through this, we are able to utilize IP addresses in order to manage the site, collect user demographic information, track and analyze user behaviors. IP addresses are not linked to any personally identifiable information.

IV. Cookies Policy

General Movers Inc. uses cookies to improve our Service and enhance our users’ browsing experience through a user-friendly interface. Cookies are packets of data that are stored on your devices such as desktop computers, laptops, or mobile devices such as smartphones. While it is stored on your devices, it collects data which are then sent back to our website.

Cookies play a vital role in keeping track of data which reflects each user’s visits as well as activities on our Service. The data stored in our cookies shall serve as unique anonymous identifiers of each user who visits our website. The information stored may include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • When your most recent visit to our Service was
  • Which Settings you prefer
  • All the information you’ve provided in our online forms

These are the cookies we use:

  • Session Cookies. In order to operate our Service, we use Session Cookies to enable users to move from page to page without being asked repeatedly to provide their personal information.
  • Preference Cookies. We use Preference Cookies to remember your preferences. By using these cookies, users would not need to set various settings such as their preferred language and the region that they are in whenever they open a website.

If you wish to block the cookies from collecting any information, please close the tab or browser to completely prohibit any data collection.

V. Service Providers

We at General Movers Inc. employ third-party companies and individual service providers to assist us with our Service. Along with that, these third-party companies will also perform related tasks and provide services on behalf of General Movers Inc. on occasion.

We may allow third parties to access our database of personal information belonging to every user who utilizes our Service in order for them to be able to perform some tasks on our behalf. However, take note that they will be prohibited from sharing these pieces of information as well as use it for purposes that are not in any way related to our Terms of Service.

a.     Analytics

i.   Google Analytics is classified as a freemium web application that is currently offered by Google. This application can be used to track as well as report user traffic on General Movers Inc.’s website. (Freemium is defined as a pricing strategy whereby the users are allowed to use or access free services and products. That being said, money will be charged for any other additional virtual goods, services, or features.) You can read their Privacy Policy here.

Information they collect:

  • The users’ devices, browsers, and apps
  • The pages a user has clicked while using our Service, and other usage habits
  • The information on a user’s location, such as their IP address
  1. Payment Processors

We are also utilizing the services of MasterCard, Discover, American Express, and Visa through which personal information may be collected upon payment processing. Such collection is already outside of our control and the coverage of our policy. You may read their Privacy Policies in their respective websites.

  • Use of Data

General Movers Inc. uses data collected from their users for the following purposes:

  • Providing better service for our customers
  • Seamlessly notifying users of every update regarding our Service
  • Creating a better platform for the participation of our users
  • Providing as well as enhancing our customer care and support
  • Tracking our visitors’ usage
  • Detecting, resolving, and preventing technical issues as soon as possible
  • Retention of Data

All Personal Data will be retained for as long as it is deemed necessary for the intended purposes stated in this Privacy Policy. We will maintain and utilize your Personal Data when it is necessary for compliance with our legal responsibilities,  settlement of disputes, and enforcement of our legal agreements and policies.

Usage Data will also be retained on our database for analysis to serve the purposes aforementioned in this Privacy Policy (See Section IV and Section II, subsection “b”). We will retain Usage Data for a shorter span of time unless the extension of the retention period is necessary for the improvement of data security and enhancement of the performance and usability of our Service, or it is needed as a requirement for us to adhere to our legal obligations. 

  • Transfer of Data

The use of our Service signifies your consent to have your personal data and information collected, retained, and/or transferred to different databases. This also includes computers that can be located outside of your country and your country’s governmental jurisdiction. In this case, data protection laws may vary from laws that are under your country’s jurisdiction.

Information that may include the personal data of users that are outside of the United States will be collected, transferred as well as processed back to the United States. Take note, however, that the data collected will not be limited to personal information only. Additionally, filling out and submitting forms on our website will indicate the users’ agreement with the use of our Service.

Rest assured that General Movers Inc. will take all steps that are necessary for ensuring the safe handling of your data. Furthermore, we will not allow the transfer of your personal data to a different country or organization unless we can determine the security of your data and other personal information.

  1. Disclosure of Data

General Movers Inc. shall not disclose any information to any third-party entities for the purpose of security and privacy unless the user gives clear consent to do so.  In cases where personal information about the user is needed, we will promptly inform the user before proceeding to do so. The necessary information will only be given when the user clearly gives his/her consent.

The release of users’ personal data shall be allowed only if its disclosure is necessary to meeting legal requirements which include:

  • Abiding by legal commitments (i.e. to be used as evidence in the investigation of a crime)
  • Protecting the rights and properties of General Movers Inc.
  • Preventing irregularities and breaches in connection with the Service
  • Ensuring the safety and security of users with regards to their data
  • Protecting General Movers Inc. from legal liabilities

X. Security of Data

General Movers Inc. prioritizes the security of all personal information or data that are collected by us. However, users should also be aware that not all modes of electronic transmission and storage over the Internet are completely secure at all times. Therefore, we cannot promise the unconditional security of your personal data. In spite of this, we do our best to utilize commercially acceptable modes of protection to ensure the safety of every piece of data we collect.

XI. Deletion of Data

General Movers Inc. stores a user’s data until it is no longer necessary in providing our services. This is a case-by-case determination that depends on factors such as the nature of the data, the reason behind why it is collected and processed, and relevant legal or operational needs.

The administerial control of all user data is under our responsibility.  Therefore, deletion can only be accomplished by emailing or calling us.

XII. Links to Other Sites

General Movers Inc. may incorporate links in our Service that direct to external or third-party websites that are outside of our control and operation. By tapping on these links, you will be directed to the external site that it represents. Consequently, we highly encourage you to thoroughly survey every third-party website’s Privacy Policy before clicking on these links.

We do not, in any way, hold responsibility as far as these third-party websites are concerned. We do not have control over their policy practices and privacy coverages.

  • Children’s Privacy

General Movers Inc. follows through legal and commercially acceptable steps as far as data collection, retention, and disclosure are concerned. These procedures are implemented without forcing users to do so. However, the collection of information, including personal data, is a requirement if a user must continue to utilize our Service. Those who wish to use our Service must voluntarily provide the required necessary information. Nevertheless, we do not enable the use of our Service to anyone under the age of 18.

We do not purposefully gather, hold, nor do we share individual information. We operate under the presumption that every user has willingly provided the data we collected. However, we entirely forbid the gathering, maintenance, and sharing of any individual data from anyone under 18 years old. If such incidents occur and we become aware of it, we implement the steps necessary to expel this data from our database appropriately. In addition, we will likewise take extra security measures to ensure that any similar occurrences do not happen again.

If you discover that your child (who is under 18 years of age) has unintentionally or deliberately provided us with any individual data, contact us immediately so that we can begin identifying any individual information given to us. After which, we will delete all of the data in question that were acquired on our database.

  • Request for Data Update or Removal

In the event that you wish to update the information that you had previously provided or want to remove some data that you had submitted, you can communicate your request to us by emailing or calling General Movers Inc.

  • Changes to our Privacy Policy

We at General Movers Inc. reserve the right to remove or revise certain parts of our Privacy Policy without earlier notice. Upon effectivity of those changes, our customers are then required to agree to the terms and conditions of our updated Privacy Policy.

  • How to Contact General Movers Inc.

For questions or any concerns about our PRIVACY POLICY, do not hesitate to call us at 734-624-8305 or send us an email at generalmoversmich@gmail.com. You can also leave us a message on our website and we’ll get back to you as soon as we can. Stay updated for any changes regarding our Privacy Policy that may affect you and your business by routinely checking it. You can access it by visiting generalmoversmi.com.

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