You must not provide us with your personal information if you are not of legal age to do so in the jurisdiction in which you reside and (if different) in the jurisdiction in which you are accessing the site. We do not intend to collect personal information from any individuals under the legal age. If we receive notice or believe that someone under the legal age has provided us with personal information, we will make every reasonable effort to remove such personal information from our files. Your non-personally identifiable demographic information and your home details and photos are used to allow other members and visitors to find your home through a search or to check the quality and details of your home. Your contact information (e-mail address and name) will never be made available to other members or visitors; you can choose to provide members with this information yourself, if you wish to do so. Furthermore, in order to get the most out of Homeforswap.com as a member, you expressly consent that we use your contact information to regularly forward to you home exchange suggestions according to the criteria of preference (mainly geographical and temporal) introduced by you in your profile.
Information or pictures that you post on (or through the public areas) of Homeforswap.com are generally accessible to, and may be collected and used by, others and may result in unsolicited messages or other contact from others. Users of Homeforswap.com are encouraged to exercise caution when providing information about themselves or their homes in public areas of this site. We take security seriously and we take precautions to keep your personal information secure. We protect the security of data by employing physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard the information we collect. However, due to the open communication nature of the Internet, we can not guarantee that communications between you and us, or information stored on our servers, will be free from unauthorized access by third parties.