Privacy Policy

CaregiverUSA.com and bookacare.com offer services that allow service seekers to find, evaluate, hire and review qualified, experienced caregivers through the convenience of the internet, smart-phone mobile applications, and other online social media. The purpose of this Privacy Policy is let you know how we handle the information collected through the use of Caregiver USA Corporation online platforms. This policy does not apply to information collected by other means such as by telephone or in person, although that information may be protected by other privacy policies. Protecting your private information is our priority. This Privacy Policy applies to the www.caregiverusa.com website, www.bookacare.com website and Caregiver USA Corporation and governs data collection and usage.

For the purpose of this Privacy Policy, unless otherwise noted, all references to Caregiver USA Corporation include  www.caregiverusa.com, www.bookacare.com and CaregiverUSA services.

Consent to Privacy Policy

By using the website, and/or services and providing personal information to us through CaregiverUSA Websites you are consenting to the collection, use, and disclosure of your personal information in accordance with this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree with the practices described in this Privacy Policy, please do not provide personal information through CaregiverUSA websites.

Collection of your Personal Information

CaregiverUSA may collect personally identifiable information, such as your first and last name, your home address, your email address, your phone number, your birthday, and your gender. If you purchase CaregiverUSA services, we collect billing and credit card information. This information is used to complete the purchase transaction. CaregiverUSA may also collect anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your age, gender, and race. We may gather additional personal or non-personal information in the future.

Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by CaregiverUSA. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is
used for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and
to provide general statistics regarding use of the CaregiverUSA websites.

Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through CaregiverUSA public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others.

CaregiverUSA encourages you to review the privacy statements of websites you choose to link to from CaregiverUSA so that you can understand how those websites collect, use and share your information. CaregiverUSA is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on websites outside of the CaregiverUSA and bookacare.com websites.

Use of your Personal Information

CaregiverUSA collects and uses your personal information to operate its website(s) and deliver the services you have requested.

CaregiverUSA will use this information for Authenticating or confirming your identity when you return to your CaregiverUSA account online.

CaregiverUSA use this information in conducting our business as a data analysis, audits, developing new products, enhancing, improving or modifying our services, effectiveness or our promotional campaign and operating and expanding our business activities.

CaregiverUSA may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from CaregiverUSA and its affiliates. CaregiverUSA may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.

CaregiverUSA does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties.

CaregiverUSA may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party.

CaregiverUSA may share data with trusted partners to help perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries.

All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to CaregiverUSA, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.

CaregiverUSA may keep track of the websites and pages our users visit within CaregiverUSA, in order to determine what CaregiverUSA services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within CaregiverUSA to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.

CaregiverUSA will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do  so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on CaregiverUSA or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of CaregiverUSA; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of CaregiverUSA, or the public.

If you are a Care Seeker or a Caregiver, in order to help you finding a job or finding the care you need, we share with registered users the information that is included in your job posting or public profile, which may include some personal and non-personal information such as a photo, as well as your profile information, which you   include in your job posting or profile. With certain exceptions, you choose how much detail you want to include in either your job posting or your profile. We may also share on your profile  or job posting any reviews .and whether you have connected to CaregiverUSA through Facebook or other social media links. We may display personal testimonials of Registered Users and other endorsements on the website or in other marking materials. These testimonials or endorsements MAY also include Non Personal Information such as the Registered User’s first name, first initial of last name, town and state.

Use of Cookies

The CaregiverUSA website may use "cookies technology or similar technology" to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize CaregiverUSA pages, or register with CaregiverUSA site or services, a cookie helps CaregiverUSA to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same CaregiverUSA website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the CaregiverUSA features that you customized.

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the CaregiverUSA services or websites you visit.

Our Data Protection and Security Policy

CaregiverUSA is committed to protecting the security of your personal Data. We use a variety of industry-standard security technologies and procedures to help protect your Personal Data from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. We also require you to enter a password to access your account information. Please do not disclose or share your account password to unauthorized people.

CaregiverUSA secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other websites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol.

We take reasonable precautions to safeguard the personal information transmitted between visitors and the website and the personal information stored on our servers. Such precautions include physical, administrative, and technical barriers to the accidental or unauthorized use or disclosure of personally identifiable information.

Unfortunately, no method of transmitting over the Internet or method of electronic storing data can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, although we strive to protect your personal information, we cannot ensure the security of any information you transmit to us through, or in connection with, the website. If you have reason to believe that your interaction with us is no longer secure (for example, if you feel that the security of any account you might have with us has been compromised), please immediately notify us of the problem by contacting us in accordance with the “Contact Us” section on this website.

Cross Border Transfers

This Privacy Policy applies to our United States operations. We maintain the website in the United States and the website is not intended to subject CaregiverUSA or any affiliated entity to the laws or jurisdiction of any state, country or territory other than the United States. Your personal information will not be stored and processed in any country where we have facilities or in which we engage service providers, and by using the website.

If, you consent to the transfer of information to countries outside of your country of residence, including the United States, which may have different data protection rules than your country. CaregiverUSA does not represent or warrant that the website, or any part of it, is appropriate or available for use in any particular jurisdiction. Those who choose to access the website, do so on their own initiative and at their own risk, and are responsible for complying with all local laws, rules and regulations.

Links to Other Websites

The website contains links to websites operated by third parties. If you provide personal information to any third party’s website, your transaction will occur on that website (not CaregiverUSA websites) and that website operator will collect the personal information you provide and will be subject to its privacy policies. We encourage you to read the legal notice posted on those sites, including their privacy policies.

The Privacy Policy does not apply to your use of and activity on those other websites. We provide links through the website to other websites only as a convenience, and the inclusion of these links does not imply endorsement of the linked site. We have no responsibility or liability for your use of third party websites.

This Privacy Policy applies solely to information collected by us through CaregiverUSA thus when you use a link to go from our web site to another third party web site, this policy is no longer in effect. In addition, we are not responsible for the information or content they contain.

Background checks

CaregiverUSA conducts background check services from consumer reporting agencies on our Caregivers.

For the legitimate business purpose of protecting the safety and integrity of the Site and CaregiverUSA.com and bookacare.comusers, you authorize CaregiversUSA.com and bookacare.com in its Terms of Use to utilize a third party consumer reporting agencies to use your Personal and Non personal Information to run periodic verification and background checks on you when you register with CaregiversUSA.com and thereafter in connection with your continued use of our Site.  In addition, we will require all Caregivers perform a Standard criminal background check which must result in a positive “pass” response to be added to the site. 

You acknowledge that sensitive material may be included in your background check, and that you are responsible for providing us and our service provider (if applicable) with correct mailing information.

Social media features and widgets

Our Site includes social media features and widgets, such as the Facebook “Like” button and the Facebook “Share” button. These features may collect your IP address, the URL of the page you are visiting on our Site, and may set a cookie to enable the feature to function properly. Social media features and widgets are either hosted by a third party or hosted directly on our Site. Your interactions with these features are governed by the privacy policy of the company providing it.

Children Under Thirteen

CaregiverUSA does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen. If you are under the age of thirteen, you must ask your parent or guardian for permission to use this website.

Opt-Out & Unsubscribe

We respect your privacy and give you an opportunity to opt-out of receiving announcements of certain information. Users may opt-out of receiving any or all communications from CaregiverUSA by contacting us here:

Web pages: www.caregiverusa.com and www.bookacare.com
Email: info@caregiverusa.com
Phone: 1-614-408-9939

Changes to this Statement

CaregiverUSA will occasionally update this Privacy Policy to reflect company and customer feedback. CaregiverUSA encourages you to periodically review this Policy to be informed of how CaregiverUSA is protecting your information.

Contact Information

CaregiverUSA welcomes your questions or comments regarding this Privacy Policy. If you believe that CaregiverUSA has not adhered to this Policy, please contact CaregiverUSA at:

CaregiverUSA Corporation
6089 Frantz Road, Suite 105
Dublin, Ohio 43017
Email Address: info@caregiverusa.com
Telephone number: 1-614-4089939
Effective as of April 25, 2016