Privacy Policy

Last Updated: January 25th, 2024 Drop Offer, Inc. (“DropOffer,” “we,” “us,” or “our”) respects your privacy.  This Privacy Policy (“Policy”) explains how DropOffer collects, uses, and shares information obtained about you in connection with our DropOffer products and services, including through dropoffer.com (“Website”), our mobile application, and our electronic communications, including email messages (collectively, the “Services”). This Policy contains the following sections:

By using the Services, you consent to the collection and handling of your information as set forth in this Privacy Policy. PLEASE READ THIS PRIVACY POLICY CAREFULLY TO UNDERSTAND HOW WE HANDLE YOUR INFORMATION. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THIS PRIVACY POLICY, PLEASE DO NOT USE THE SERVICES.

 Information We Collect

We obtain information about you through the means discussed below.

Information You Provide Us.  We may collect various information you directly provide to us when you use the Services, for example, when you:

  • Register to use the Services, we will collect information such as your name, email address, and log-in credentials.
  • Contact us with questions or for customer service, we will collect contact information such as your name, email address, and phone number, and any information you provide in connection with your question.
  • Browse our real estate platform available on the Services, we may collect details about the homes you view on our Services and information about current your home and neighborhood.
  • List and/or submit an offer for a property listed on DropOffer, we may collect details about your home and neighborhood, your contact information information, such as your name, email address, and phone number, your financial information, including bank account and financing information, and your driver’s license or state ID information. For tax calculation purposes, we may also collect your citizenship status and/or marital status.
  • Participate in a contest, sweepstakes, research study, or email survey, we will collect basic contact information and any other information you provide in connection with these activities.

Information We Collect Through Automated Means. Like most online services, we may automatically receive and store certain information about you from your device(s).  As discussed further below, we and our service providers may use a variety of technologies, including cookies, to assist in collecting this information.

  • Device Information.  We collect information associated with the device(s) you use to access our Services, including information related to your browser and operating system, IP address (the Internet address of your computer), unique device identifiers, and other information such as your device type.
  • Usage Information. We also collect information to better understand your use of our Services. This may include the webpage that you were visiting before accessing our Services, the pages or features of our Services you use, how much time you spend there, date and time of use, and information about your usage preferences.

Information We Collect from Others. We may also receive your information from third parties or other sources, such as third-party account administrators and publicly accessible sources (e.g., the internet or social media).

How We Use Your Information

We, or our service providers, use your information for various business and operational purposes depending on the types of information that we have collected from and about you and the specific Services you use.  The main use of your information is to leverage our cutting-edge technology to provide a seamless home search and transaction process for agents, buyers, and sellers.

  • Provide, manage, and improve our Services;
  • Respond to your requests for information and provide you with more effective and efficient customer service;
  • Conduct internal business operations in support of our Service, such as auditing, security, resolving crashes, preventing fraud, invoicing and accounting, sales and marketing, analytics, and research and development;
  • Contact you regarding DropOffer products, services, surveys, research studies, promotions, special events, and other subjects that we think may be of interest to you (in accordance with any privacy preferences you have expressed to us);
  • Customize content, preferences, and advertising on the Services, across the Internet and elsewhere;
  • Comply with the laws, regulations, and other legal process and procedures;
  • Establish, exercise, or defend our legal rights; and
  • For any other purpose with your consent.

Combined Information. For the purposes discussed in this Policy, we may combine the information that we collect through the Services with information that we receive from other sources, both online and offline, and use such combined information in accordance with this Policy. 

Aggregate/De-Identified Information. We may aggregate and/or de-identify any information collected through the Services so that such information can no longer be linked to you or your device (“Aggregate/De-Identified Information”). We may use Aggregate/De-Identified Information for any purpose, including without limitation for research and marketing purposes, and may also share such data with any third parties in our discretion.

Cookies and Similar Technologies

To collect the information in the “Information We Collect Through Automated Means” section above, we and our service providers use Internet server logs, cookies, tags, SDKs, tracking pixels, and other similar tracking technologies. We use these technologies in order to offer you a more tailored experience, by understanding and remembering your particular browsing preferences.  Here is some information on each of these technologies:

  • A web server log is a file where website activity is stored.
  • An SDK is a set of tools and/or code that we embed in our applications and software to allow third parties to collect information about how users interact with the Services.
  • A cookie is a small text file that is placed on your computer or mobile device when you visit a site, that enables us to: (i) recognize your computer; (ii) store your preferences and settings; (iii) understand the web pages of the Services you have visited; (iv), enhance your user experience by delivering and measuring the effectiveness of content and advertising tailored to your interests; (v) perform searches and analytics; and (vi) assist with security and administrative functions. Some cookies are placed in your browser cache while those associated with Flash technologies are stored with your Adobe Flash Player files.
  • Tracking pixels (sometimes referred to as web beacons or clear GIFs) are tiny electronic tags with a unique identifier embedded in websites, online ads and/or email that are designed to: (1) collect usage information like ad impressions or clicks and email open rates; (2) measure popularity of the Service and associated advertising; and (3) access user cookies.

As we adopt additional technologies, we may also gather information through other methods.

Please note that you can change your settings to notify you when a cookie is being set or updated, or to block cookies altogether. Please consult the “Help” section of your browser for more information (e.g., Internet Explorer; Google Chrome; Mozilla Firefox; or Apple Safari). You can also manage the use of Flash technologies, including flash cookies and local storage objects with the Flash management tools available at Adobe’s website. Please note that by blocking, disabling, or managing any or all cookies, you may not have access to certain features or offerings of the Services. 

Online Analytics and Interest-Based Advertising

Analytics. We may use third-party analytics services (such as those of Google Analytics) on our Services to collect and analyze usage information through cookies and similar technologies; engage in auditing, research, or reporting; assist with fraud prevention; and provide certain features to you. To prevent Google Analytics from using your information for analytics, you may install the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on by clicking here.

Interest-Based Advertising. When you use the Services, DropOffer may display advertising to you about our products, services, and related features that we think may be of interest to you to improve and personalize your use of the Services. We may personalize ads based on various factors such as the features you are using, demographic and geographic data, and other information that we collect about you.  This advertising may be based on your current activity or your activity over time and may be tailored to your interests.

In order to provide this interest-based advertising, we may use third party service providers who, on our behalf, may place cookies or other tracking technologies, such as cookies and SDKs on your computer browser, mobile phone applications, or other device to collect information about your use of the Services in order to provide interest-based advertising to you both on the Services and on other websites.

We neither have access to, nor does this Policy govern, the use of cookies or other tracking technologies that may be placed on your computer, mobile phone, or other device by non-affiliated, third-party providers.  As described below, these providers may offer you a way to opt-out of the collection of information that is used for our interest-based advertising to you. We cannot guarantee that these instructions will not change, or that they will continue to be available; they are controlled by each third-party service provider, not us.

If you are interested in more information about interest-based advertising and how you can generally control cookies other tracking technologies from being put on your computer to deliver such advertising, you may visit the Network Advertising Initiative’s Consumer Opt-Out link, the Digital Advertising Alliance’s (DAA’s) Consumer Opt-Out link, or TrustArc’s Advertising Choices Page.

To exercise your opt-out options with other third-party partners, please visit and review the following pages:

Please note that to the extent advertising technology is integrated into the Services, you may still receive advertising even if you opt-out as described above. In that case, the advertising will just not be based on your interests.

Notice Concerning Do Not Track. Do Not Track (“DNT”) is a privacy preference that users can set in certain web browsers. We are committed to providing you with meaningful choices about the information collected on our website for third party purposes, and that is why we provide the variety of opt-out mechanisms listed above. However, because of the changing state of technology and indecision within the industry regarding the meaning of DNT signals, we currently do not make any guarantee that we will honor DNT signals. Learn more about Do Not Track.

How We Share Your Information

DropOffer may share your information in the following ways: 

Agent Partnerships and Financing Providers.  With your authorization, we may share your information with our agent partners and third-party financing providers to facilitate the home buying or selling process. 

Service Providers. We share information collected through the Services with select third parties who use the information to provide services on our behalf, such as Services operation, surveys, web hosting, marketing and sales, analytics and online advertising, security, fraud prevention, and legal services.

Other Users of this Service. To the extent that you post content in publicly-accessible parts of the Services, or choose to make certain of your content viewable by other users, including property information, such content can be read, collected, and used by others with permission to view it.

Related Entities. We may share your information with our affiliates (entities that control or are under the control of DropOffer) for business purposes. We will require these entities to comply with the terms of this Policy with regard to their use of your information.

Business Transfers. As we continue to develop our business, we may buy, merge, or partner with other companies.  In such transactions (including in contemplation of such transactions), user information may be among the transferred assets.  If a portion or all of our assets are sold or transferred to a third party, user information would likely be one of the transferred assets.  If such transfer is subject to notifications or restrictions under applicable laws, we will comply with such requirements.

Comply with Laws and Protect Our Rights and the Rights of Others. We may disclose your information when we, in good faith, believe disclosure is appropriate to comply with the law, a court order or a subpoena. We may also disclose your information to prevent or investigate a possible crime, such as fraud or identity theft; to protect the security of the Services; to enforce or apply our online Terms of Service, Master Services Agreement, or other agreements; or to protect our own rights or property or the rights, property, or safety of our users or others.  For example, while we are not required to monitor communications made through the Services, we reserve the right to do so.  If in the course of such monitoring we collect information that we believe in good faith indicates that you or another user is in imminent or serious harm, we may share such information for important safety purposes.

Your Consent. We may also share or disclose your information with your consent or at your direction.

How We Protect Your Information

We take a variety of physical, technical, administrative, and organizational security measures to protect your information against accidental or unlawful destruction or accidental loss, alteration, unauthorized disclosure or access.  Unfortunately, no online activity can be guaranteed to be 100% secure.  While we strive to protect your information against unauthorized use or disclosure, we cannot guarantee that your information is absolutely secure. Please keep this in mind when disclosing any information to or through DropOffer.

When you sign up for an account, you may be required to establish a username and password. If you create an account with us, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account password and for any activity that occurs under your account. We are not responsible for any loss or damage arising from your failure to maintain the confidentiality of your password. We urge you to change your passwords often, use a combination of letters and numbers, and make sure you use a secure browser. If you have reason to believe that your interaction with us is no longer secure or if you suspect someone else is using your account, please let us know immediately by contacting us as indicated in the “Contact Us” section below.

Retention of Information

We retain your information for as long as your account is active or as needed to comply with applicable legal obligations. We will also retain and use your information as necessary to resolve disputes, protect DropOffer and our users, and enforce our agreements.

Third Party Links and Features

The Services may contain links to third-party services (e.g., social media sites like Facebook and Twitter) and third-party plug-ins (e.g., the Facebook “like” button and the Twitter “follow” button).  These links and features are provided for your reference and convenience only and do not imply any endorsement of information provided through these third-party links and features, nor any association with their operators. If you choose to use these sites or features, you may disclose your information not just to those third parties, but also to their users and the public more generally depending on how their services function. DropOffer does not control these third parties and is not responsible for the content or data practices of such third-party websites or services. Any information you provide to third parties on their websites or services is covered under their privacy and data collection policies, and is not covered by this Policy. We urge you to review the privacy and security policies of these third parties.

Children’s Privacy 

The Services are intended for general audiences and not for children under the age of 13. If we become aware that we have collected “personal information” (as defined by the United States Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act) from children under the age of 13 without legally-valid parental consent, we will take reasonable steps to delete it as soon as possible. We also comply with other age restrictions and requirements in accordance with applicable local laws.

Marketing Communications

You may instruct us not to contact you by email, postal mail, or phone regarding products, services, and promotions that might appeal to your interests by contacting us using the information below. In commercial email messages, you can also opt out by following the instructions located at the bottom of such emails.

Please note that, regardless of your request, we may still use and share certain information as permitted by this Policy or as required by applicable law. For example, you may not opt out of certain operational emails, such as those reflecting our relationship or transactions with you.

Information for California Residents

The California “Shine the Light” law gives residents of California the right under certain circumstances to opt out of the sharing of certain categories of personal information (as defined in the Shine the Light law) with third parties for their direct marketing purposes. We do not share your personal information with third parties for their own direct marketing purposes.

Link for more information.

Information for Nevada Residents

Under Nevada law, certain Nevada consumers may opt out of the sale of “personally identifiable information” for monetary consideration (as such terms are defined under Nevada law) to a person for that person to license or sell such information to additional persons. We do not engage in such activity; however, if you are a Nevada resident and you have purchased products from us, you may submit a request to opt out of any potential future sales under Nevada law by privacyplease@dropoffer.com. Please note we may take reasonable steps to verify your identity and the authenticity of the request. Once verified, we will maintain your request in the event our practices change.  

Privacy Policy Updates

We may update this Policy from time to time to reflect changes in the law, our data collection and use practices, the features of our Services, advances in technology, or as we determine appropriate. We will make the revised Policy accessible through use of the Services, so you should review the Policy periodically.

You can know if the Policy has changed since the last time you reviewed it by checking the “Last Updated” date included at the beginning of this Privacy Policy. If we make a material change to the Policy, you will be provided notice in accordance with legal requirements.  Your use of the Services following any such change constitutes your agreement that all information collected from or about you after the revised Policy is posted will be subject to the terms of the revised Policy.

Contact UsIf you have any questions or comments about this Policy, our privacy practices, or if you would like to exercise your rights and choices, please contact us at privacyplease@DropOffer.com or by phone at (855)-55-offer.

 

Information We Collect

We obtain information about you through the means discussed below.

 

Information You Provide Us.  We may collect various information you directly provide to us when you use the Services, for example, when you:

  • Register to use the Services, we will collect information such as your name, email address, and log-in credentials.
  • Contact us with questions or for customer service, we will collect contact information such as your name, email address, and phone number, and any information you provide in connection with your question.
  • Browse our real estate platform available on the Services, we may collect details about the homes you view on our Services and information about current your home and neighborhood.
  • List and/or submit an offer for a property listed on DropOffer, we may collect details about your home and neighborhood, your contact information information, such as your name, email address, and phone number, your financial information, including bank account and financing information, and your driver’s license or state ID information. For tax calculation purposes, we may also collect your citizenship status and/or marital status.
  • Participate in a contest, sweepstakes, research study, or email survey, we will collect basic contact information and any other information you provide in connection with these activities.

Information We Collect Through Automated Means. Like most online services, we may automatically receive and store certain information about you from your device(s).  As discussed further below, we and our service providers may use a variety of technologies, including cookies, to assist in collecting this information.

  • Device Information.  We collect information associated with the device(s) you use to access our Services, including information related to your browser and operating system, IP address (the Internet address of your computer), unique device identifiers, and other information such as your device type.
  • Usage Information. We also collect information to better understand your use of our Services. This may include the webpage that you were visiting before accessing our Services, the pages or features of our Services you use, how much time you spend there, date and time of use, and information about your usage preferences.

Information We Collect from Others. We may also receive your information from third parties or other sources, such as third-party account administrators and publicly accessible sources (e.g., the internet or social media).

 

How We Use Your Information

We, or our service providers, use your information for various business and operational purposes depending on the types of information that we have collected from and about you and the specific Services you use.  The main use of your information is to leverage our cutting-edge technology to provide a seamless home search and transaction process for agents, buyers, and sellers.

  • Provide, manage, and improve our Services;
  • Respond to your requests for information and provide you with more effective and efficient customer service;
  • Conduct internal business operations in support of our Service, such as auditing, security, resolving crashes, preventing fraud, invoicing and accounting, sales and marketing, analytics, and research and development;
  • Contact you regarding DropOffer products, services, surveys, research studies, promotions, special events, and other subjects that we think may be of interest to you (in accordance with any privacy preferences you have expressed to us);
  • Customize content, preferences, and advertising on the Services, across the Internet and elsewhere;
  • Comply with the laws, regulations, and other legal process and procedures;
  • Establish, exercise, or defend our legal rights; and
  • For any other purpose with your consent.

Combined Information. For the purposes discussed in this Policy, we may combine the information that we collect through the Services with information that we receive from other sources, both online and offline, and use such combined information in accordance with this Policy.

Aggregate/De-Identified Information. We may aggregate and/or de-identify any information collected through the Services so that such information can no longer be linked to you or your device (“Aggregate/De-Identified Information”). We may use Aggregate/De-Identified Information for any purpose, including without limitation for research and marketing purposes, and may also share such data with any third parties in our discretion.