California Consumer Privacy Act

For California residents, by proceeding to interact with Fingerhut, please be aware that your personal information may be collected.

To understand the types of personal information that we may collect about you, please visit our Privacy Page.

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Fingerhut California Consumer Protection Act Notice at Collection of Personal Information


Effective: January 1, 2020



Thank you for choosing Fingerhut (“Fingerhut,” “Us,” “Our,” or “We”).  If you are a California Resident, the California Consumer Protection Act (“CCPA”) provides you with certain rights.  For more information regarding the rights granted to you under the CCPA, please visit the Fingerhut CCPA Privacy Notice at https://www.fingerhut.com/content/PrivacyOnline.  If you are not a California Resident, you may learn about Our privacy practices by visiting Our Privacy Policy at https://www.fingerhut.com/content/PrivacyOnline

As provided in Our Privacy Policy, We collect personal information about you.  This CCPA Notice at Collection of Personal Information (“Notice”) is for California Residents whom We collect personal information about.  The Notice informs you as to the categories of personal information to be collected and purposes for which the categories of personal information shall be used.  Fingerhut will not collect additional categories of personal information or use personal information collected for additional purposes without first providing you with a revised Notice. 

PLEASE READ CAREFULLY THIS NOTICE, WHICH IS PART OF THE WEBSITE TERMS OF USE “(TOU”) https://www.fingerhut.com/content/TermsOfUse, OUR GENERAL PRIVACY POLICYhttps://www.fingerhut.com/content/PrivacyOnline, AND THE CCPA PRIVACY NOTICE https://www.fingerhut.com/content/PrivacyOnline BEFORE YOU PROVIDE PERSONAL INFORMATION TO US VIA THE WEBSITE.

Fingerhut collects the categories of personal information for the following business and commercial purpose:

Category of Personal Information We Collect

Business or Commercial Purpose for which the Personal Information will be Used

Identifiers & Categories under Section 1798.80. 

Identifiers may include your real name, alias, postal address, unique personal identifier, online identifier, Internet protocol address, email address, account name, social security number, driver’s license number, passport number, or other similar identifiers.

Categories under Section 1798.80 include any information that that identifies, relates to, describes, or is capable of being associated with, a particular individual, including, but not limited to, his or her name, signature, social security number, physical characteristics or description, address, telephone number, passport number, driver’s license or state identification card number, insurance policy number, education, employment, employment history, bank account number, credit card number, debit card number, or any other financial information, medical information, or health insurance information.

“Personal information” does not include publicly available information that is lawfully made available to the general public from federal, state, or local government records

The following are business or commercial purposes we may collect your Personal Information:

  • Auditing Interactions with Consumers
  • Certain Short-term Uses
  • Debugging/Repair
  • Internal Research for Tech Development
  • Performing Services
  • Quality and Safety Maintenance and Verification
  • Security

Characteristics of protected classifications under California or federal law.

Protected classes include: Race, Color, Religion (includes religious dress and grooming practices), Sex/gender (includes pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding and/ or related medical conditions), Gender identity, gender expression, Sexual orientation, Marital status, Medical Condition (genetic characteristics, cancer or a record or history of cancer), Military or veteran status, National origin (includes language use and possession of a driver’s license issued to persons unable to provide their presence in the United State is authorized under federal law), Ancestry, Disability (mental and physical including HIV/AIDS, cancer, and genetic characteristics), Genetic information, Request for family care leave, Request for leave for an employee’s own serious health condition, Request for Pregnancy Disability Leave, Retaliation for reporting patient abuse in tax-supported institutions, Age (over 40). 

The following are business or commercial purposes we may collect your Personal Information:

  • Auditing Interactions with Consumers
  • Certain Short-term Uses
  • Debugging/Repair
  • Internal Research for Tech Development
  • Performing Services
  • Quality and Safety Maintenance and Verification
  • Security

Commercial Information. 

Commercial information includes, but not limited to records of personal property, products or services purchased, obtained, or considered, or other purchasing or consuming histories or tendencies.

The following are business or commercial purposes we may collect your Personal Information:

  • Auditing Interactions with Consumers
  • Certain Short-term Uses
  • Debugging/Repair
  • Internal Research for Tech Development
  • Performing Services
  • Quality and Safety Maintenance and Verification
  • Security

Internet or other electronic network activity information.

May including, but not limited to, browsing history, search history, and information regarding a consumer’s interaction with an Internet Website internet website, application, or advertisement. 

The following are business or commercial purposes we may collect your Personal Information:

  • Auditing Interactions with Consumers
  • Certain Short-term Uses
  • Debugging/Repair
  • Internal Research for Tech Development
  • Performing Services
  • Quality and Safety Maintenance and Verification
  • Security

Geolocation data

The following are business or commercial purposes we may collect your Personal Information:

  • Auditing Interactions with Consumers
  • Certain Short-term Uses
  • Debugging/Repair
  • Internal Research for Tech Development
  • Performing Services
  • Quality and Safety Maintenance and Verification
  • Security

Audio, electronic, visual, thermal, olfactory, or similar information

The following are business or commercial purposes we may collect your Personal Information:

  • Auditing Interactions with Consumers
  • Certain Short-term Uses
  • Debugging/Repair
  • Internal Research for Tech Development
  • Performing Services
  • Quality and Safety Maintenance and Verification
  • Security

Professional or employment-related information

The following are business or commercial purposes we may collect your Personal Information:

  • Auditing Interactions with Consumers
  • Certain Short-term Uses
  • Debugging/Repair
  • Internal Research for Tech Development
  • Performing Services
  • Quality and Safety Maintenance and Verification
  • Security

Education information. 

Defined as information that is not publicly available personally identifiable information as defined in the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (20 U.S.C. section 1232g, 34 C.F.R. Part 99).

The following are business or commercial purposes we may collect your Personal Information:

  • Auditing Interactions with Consumers
  • Certain Short-term Uses
  • Debugging/Repair
  • Internal Research for Tech Development
  • Performing Services
  • Quality and Safety Maintenance and Verification
  • Security

Inferences. 

Inferences drawn from any of the information identified in this subdivision to create a profile about a consumer reflecting the consumer’s preferences, characteristics, psychological trends, preferences, predispositions, behavior, attitudes, intelligence, abilities, and aptitudes. 

The following are business or commercial purposes we may collect your Personal Information:

  • Auditing Interactions with Consumers
  • Certain Short-term Uses
  • Debugging/Repair
  • Internal Research for Tech Development
  • Performing Services
  • Quality and Safety Maintenance and Verification
  • Security

 

 

Fingerhut may sell some of the personal information that it collects about you.  If you would like to opt-out of Fingerhut selling your personal information, please click on the following link https://www.fingerhut.com/privacy/management/request/

If you have questions about this policy or our privacy practices, please email us at customerservice@fingerhut.com and write “Privacy” in the subject line or write us at:

Fingerhut
6250 Ridgewood Road
St. Cloud, MN 56303
Attention: Privacy and Security