What information may we collect and store?
We receive and may store any and all information that you enter on this Website or provide to us by any other form of communication, including, but not limited to: electronic mail, regular mail, and phone calls.
The information that we collect and store includes information that may be used to identify you, such as the name of the company that you are employed by or represent, your first and last name, your telephone number, your electronic mail address, your postal address, and billing information, which may include but is not limited to credit card numbers, expiration dates, zip codes and security codes.
We also collect and store information that includes but is not limited to the name of the deceased, relationship to the deceased, birthdate of the deceased, deceased current location, preferred visitation date, and preferred funeral date. We also collect and store information that pertains to the funeral arrangement including but not limited to funeral home location, funeral home pictures, funeral home description, basic services of the funeral home and staff, embalming, cosmetic preparation, details of the urn, cremation, transportation, funeral coach, acknowledgment cards, memorial folders/prayer cards, registration book and death certificates.
How may we use your information?
Should Obitia become aware of potential or in fact prohibited or illegal activities performed or to be performed by you, Obitia may supply any and all of your information to law enforcement authorities. Notwithstanding the above, Obitia may provide any and all of your information to law enforcement authorities upon request by such authorities. We will not share you personal information with law enforcement without detecting evidence of illegal activity or without a properly served subpoena.
Obitia may also use your information to compile bulk data on funeral home arrangements. In compiling this data, Obitia will not include your first and last name, contact information, billing information, street address, or any other personally identifying information. Obitia may include any and all other information Obitia sees fit, including your city, state, and zip code which is not personally identifying to you.
With whom we share your information?
We may share any and all of your information with the following:
Third-party vendors, including but not limited to: funeral providers, bill-processing companies, customer service, marketing, and fraud prevention. We may also grant third- parties access to the Website and your information as needed to operate the Website or provide advertising. Third-party vendors will only be supplied your information on an as-needed basis.
Law enforcement officials if we suspect fraud, prohibited, illegal activities or we are served a subpoena.
The United States government upon official request by the government.
We may provide information to third-parties that are interested in bulk funeral arrangement data. This data will not include your first and last name, your billing information, or your street address or any other personally identifying information.
Other than as set out above, you will be notified when personal information about you will be shared with third-parties, and you will have an opportunity to choose not to have us share such information.
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Opting out of us collecting personal information
You may not opt-out of us collecting personal information if you wish to take advantage of the services that require personal information. If you have already submitted information to the website, you may request that we delete all of your information. In order to do so, please email Obitia support at [email protected].
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