US Storage Search, LLC SELF STORAGE NETWORK INCLUDING WWW.CHICAGOSTORAGE.COM
Last Updated: October 18, 2018
The www.ChicagoStorage.com website (the “Site”) is provided by US Storage Search, LLC operators of a network of Self Storage Websites including USstoragesearch.com, Storage.com, StorageUnit.com and other self-storage related websites– all of which may contribute data to and share data from this the Site. Collectively these websites and US Storage Search, LLC shall be referred to as “USSS” throughout this and all other agreements pertaining to the use of the Site.
USSS Privacy Principles
Our approach to responsible information handling is based on the Fair Information Practice Principles, a cornerstone of which is providing notice of our information practices and other privacy aspects in order to allow individuals to make informed decisions regarding their personal information. When you visit our Site, information may be requested of you in order for you to participate more fully in our online offerings and services. When we collect personal information from you, we let you know what information is being collected, how it is collected, for what purpose(s) it is collected, and to whom it may be disclosed. We also identify the information that is necessary to fulfill your request. Whenever we request additional or optional information, we inform you that provision of such information is voluntary so that you know it is not required to receive the requested product or service.
You may browse our Site without providing personal information to us. However, if you want to receive our online products and services, or participate in other online activities (e.g., surveys and contests), we may request that you provide us with information about yourself. When you provide personal information to us that may be used for secondary purposes, (i.e. uses not related to the purpose for which the information was collected), we give you the opportunity to optout of such uses.
If you make a reservation on the Site, you will be asked for information such as name, address, telephone number, email address, credit card number, and any other information that is necessary to complete your reservation. The personal information that you provide will be disclosed to the owner or manager of the applicable storage facility in order to complete your reservation. USSS will not store credit card information after the reservation transaction is complete. If you provide your email address to us, USSS may contact you via email: (i) to verify your reservation or reservation status; and (ii) to send you special offers and/or updates solely relating to the Site and USSS products and services. USSS will not use your email address for any third party advertisements or notices. If USSS sends you a marketing email, you may optout of receiving further marketing emails by sending your opt out request to USSS via email at [email protected] or by calling USSS at 866-880-0742.
USSS may use your name and contact information to compile aggregated demographic information for market studies, data trending, or similar uses that will make the services offered by USSS more effective and useful. USSS may share the aggregated demographic information with its partners, affiliates and advertisers. The aggregated information and studies will not be linked to any personal information that can uniquely identify you.
As you navigate through and interact with our Site, we may automatically collect information through cookies, such as information about the/your device (for example, the IP address and the characteristics of the device, browser and operating system type), pages viewed, and other information about your browsing actions and pattern. The cookies that we place on your hard drive are persistent cookies. This means that you will have to manually delete them from your browser after using the USSS website. Please note that cookies are necessary to complete the reservation process.
In addition, we may collect cookies from visitors to our Site in order to deliver our online advertising through third party vendors, including Google, on a variety of sites on the Internet. You may opt out of receiving cookie-based advertising from Google by visiting https://support.google.com/ads/answer/2662922?hl=en and following the opt-out instructions. You may opt out of receiving cookie-based advertising from members of the Network Advertising Initiative (“NAI”) on the NAI opt-out page at http://www.networkadvertising.org/choices/.
We have a variety of mechanisms for you to modify and update the contact information that you have provided to us and are in the process of developing more mechanisms to update your personal data. When you visit our Site, we let you know in our privacy statements how you may currently modify the contact information that you have provided.
Children’s Online Privacy
Our Site is not directed to children under 13, and we do not knowingly collect or solicit personal information from anyone under the age of 13. If you become aware that your child has provided us with personal information without your consent, please contact us at [email protected] and we will delete such information from our system.
Protection of Personal Information
We recognize industry standards and employ security safeguards in an effort to protect personal information from unauthorized access and misuse. Furthermore, we attempt to verify that the information used to process your request is accurate and current. Please note that no electronic transmission of information can be entirely secure. We cannot guarantee that the security measures we have in place to protect personal information will never be defeated or fail, or that those measures will always be sufficient or effective.
Modifications and Updates to this Policy
How to Contact Us
c/o US Storage Search, LLC
PO BOX 24100
Omaha, NE 68124