WhereTo Inc., also known as and doing business as “WhereTo!”, and “shopwhereto.com”, is committed to protecting and respecting your privacy.
Shopwhereto.com is the trading name used by WhereTo Inc. whose Head Quarters is at: 1717 E Cary Street, Richmond, VA 23223.
We want to give you the best service possible. In order to achieve this, when you interact with us on our website, within our app or when you subscribe to our newsletter, we will gather information on you in order to improve these interactions. This information will not be sold, traded, or given to outside 3 rd parties for marketing or promotional efforts. This data you will formally give us like your email address, name, postal address, and phone number.
The below summarizes how you may interact with us and how we treat your data. Please take time to understand this as it will affect how your data is managed and what you need to do if you have any questions or make any changes.
Personal information means any information that may be used to identify you, such as your name, title, phone number, email address, payment processing data, or postal address.
In general, you can browse the WhereTo – shopwhereto.com – website without giving us any personal information. We use several products to analyze traffic to our website in order to understand our visitors’ needs and to continually improve our site for them, such as Google Analytics. We collect only anonymous, aggregate statistics. There are some services on our website that require you to be registered; for example, to receive our newsletter or purchase products from our online and mobile stores. As part of the registration process, we collect your personal information. We use this information to send you newsletters if you’ve opted-in to receive them, and to fulfill orders from our shop. We will never sell, rent or trade email lists with companies and businesses for marketing purposes outside of our partner merchants that you order from.
A cookie allows us to analyze traffic patterns to our website. A cookie cannot give us access to your computer or to information beyond what you provide us. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies; consult your browser’s manual or online help if you want information on restricting or disabling the browser’s handling of cookies. If you disable cookies, you can still view the publicly available information on our website. If you are using a shared computer and you have cookies turned on, be sure to log off when you finish.
Information you share with WhereTo such as phone number, email address, payment information, and delivery address will not be sold or given to third party vendors or used outside of WhereTo; however, it will be used for internal purposes to execute deliveries and to merchants you shop with.
If you have any questions, then please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We aim to carry out regular checks to ensure the companies we work with and for in respect of holding any data on our customers are Federal Information Security Modernization Act of 2014 compliant, by reviewing their Privacy Policies ourselves.
You may download our App’s from the relevant App stores. If you do, please be aware of the below:
When signing up you may also opt-in to receive our newsletter, but please note if you have not opted in we will still send you emails related to the status of your account, you just won’t receive any marketing emails.
Once this free trial period expires and if you have not cancelled your subscription, your account will revert to a Paid Subscriber/Member Account.
Thank you for being a paid member of WhereTo! Please note that your actual billing is handled securely through Apple. WhereTo does not hold any of your billing information. As such if you have any billing enquires you need to contact Apple on this address: email@example.com.
Please note you will need to contact Apple separately for the information they store on you such as billing.
We are always improving the apps we have, and you may have previously downloaded apps that are no longer live in the app store to download. These apps will not be updated and will likely encounter compatibility issues on certain devices and may contain out-of-date information. We will not actively gather any information from these apps but still retain the ability to monitor anonymous activity.
You can subscribe to our newsletters and marketing materials though our apps, websites and other channels and this includes entering competitions through or subscribing (opting-in) to receive information from us through other channels.
You can always unsubscribe to our newsletter or marketing materials at any time, by clicking the unsubscribe link at the bottom of any of our newsletter emails or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
You are entitled to access the personal information that we hold on you. Please email your request to email@example.com or access it through your online or mobile profile. You can also ask us to remove any of the personally identifiable data we hold on you under ‘right to be forgotten’ regulations so long as this does not affect the services you may be subscribed to.
To provide our services to you, we may share your Data with any member of our group, which means our subsidiaries, our ultimate holding company and its subsidiaries from time to time, as defined in Federal Information Security Modernization Act of 2014.
We may also share your Data with merchants you shop with, and our IT, sales, marketing and system administration services teams.
In rare cases we may disclose your personal information:
All Data you provide to us is stored on secure servers (Bluehost). Where we have given you (or where you have chosen) a password which enables you to access WhereTo and Shopwhereto.com, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. You must not to share a password with anyone.
Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we will do our best to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the security of your Data transmitted to WhereTo; any transmission is at your own risk. Once we have received your information, we will use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorized access.
We will only retain your personal data for as long as necessary to fulfill the purposes we collected it for, including for the purposes of satisfying any legal, accounting, or reporting requirements. We will delete your personal within 30 days of your account deletion.
To determine the appropriate retention period for personal data, we consider the amount, nature, and sensitivity of the personal data, the potential risk of harm from unauthorized use or disclosure of your personal data, the purposes for which we process your personal data and whether we can achieve those purposes through other means, and the applicable legal requirements.
You have the right to ask us not to process your personal data for marketing purposes, periodically WhereTo or our partner merchants will send special offers. We will inform you (before collecting your Data) and obtain your consent if we intend to use your Data for such purposes (unless in respect of our own marketing if you are an existing customer and have not opted-out of such communications) or if we intend to disclose your information to any third party for such purposes. You can exercise your right to prevent such processing by checking certain boxes on the forms we use to collect your data. You can also exercise the right at any time by contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org or clicking on “Unsubscribe” when we send you any electronic marketing.
WhereTo may, from time to time, contain links to and from the websites of our partner merchants, advertisers and affiliates. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites. You also have the right to access and receive a copy of information held about you, to request the erasure or correction of your information, to object to the processing of your information or to restrict such processing, and to request the transfer of your data. Where we rely on your consent, you have the right to withdraw that consent at any time.