Commitment to Privacy
We respect the
privacy of your information. We
provide this explanation about our on line information practices as a show of
our commitment to protect your privacy. We do not sell or rent
personally-identifying information collected during your use of our website
without your permission.
Information We Collect
At the time you
register on our site,
make a purchase request, or
send us a communication,
we collect and store
such information as you may provide, which (depending on the circumstances) can
include your name, address, credit card numbers and other
We need this information to
provide any goods and services that
you request, and to authorize our retail partners and service providers to
provide any goods and services that you request,
let you know of additional goods and
services about which you might be interested, and
respond to your request.
We also use this
information to customize your experience using our website.
We may also ask you
for personally-identifying information at other times, such as if you enter
into a promotion, post a classified ad, communicate with us, or complete a
survey. If you opt-in to receive
information regarding a promotion, you give us your permission to share your
name and E-mail address with the third party offering the promotion.
In addition, we
automatically gather general statistical information about our website and
visitors, such as IP addresses, browsers, pages viewed, number of visitors,
goods and services purchased, etc., but in doing so we do not reference you by
individual name, E-mail address, home address, or telephone number.
We use this information in the aggregate to determine how much our
customers use parts of our site so we can improve our site.
We may provide this statistical information to third parties, but when
we do so we do not provide personally-identifying information without your
As part of our
Some features of our site may be available only through the use of a
cookie. A cookie is a small amount
of information that is sent to your browser from a web server and stored on
your computer’s hard drive. Generally,
remind us who you are and enable us
to access your account information so you do not have to re-enter it;
gather statistical information about
usage by registered or unregistered users, research visiting patterns, and help
target advertisements based on user interests;
assist our retail partners in
tracking visits and processing orders;
track progress and participation in
In some instances,
our retail partners and advertisers appearing at our site may use their own
cookies. Preference and options configurations in your browser determine if and how a
cookie will be accepted. You can
change those configurations on your computer if you desire.
By changing your preferences, you can choose
to accept all cookies automatically,
to be notified when a cookie is set,
to reject all cookies automatically.
If you reject all
cookies automatically and cookies are disabled, you may be required to re-enter
your information more often and certain features of our site may be
If you obtain goods
or services provided by one of our retail partners or service providers, we may
exchange with the vendor personally-identified information about you for
purposes of your transaction.
The Way We
We use your
personally-identifying information to improve our marketing and promotional
efforts, to statistically analyze site usage, to improve our content and
product offerings and to customize our site’s content, layout, and services.
We may use your
information to deliver information to you that, in some cases, is targeted to
your interests, such as targeted banners, new services and promotions.
You can opt out of receiving this information by so indicating
whenever you register as a user on our website, whenever you register for a
service or promotion on our website, and at
any time after registration by updating your user profile.
We may ask you to provide us voluntarily with additional information
regarding your personal or business interests, experience or requests which we
may use to customize our service for you.
We use your E-mail
address, your mailing address, and phone number to contact you regarding
administrative notices, new product offerings and communications relevant to
your use of the site. We will not send you promotions or announcements unless you give us permission
to do so. You can opt out of
receiving such contact by so indicating whenever you register as a user on our
website, whenever you register for a service or promotion on our website, and
at any time after registration by updating your user profile.
If you place a
request for products or services, we use information to ship your order; if the
products or services are from a retail partner, we may provide your relevant
information to that retailer for purposes of the transaction.
If you establish a credit account with us or our providers, we collect
additional information, including billing information, credit card number and
expiration date, and tracking information from checks or money orders.
We may also use or
disclose information to resolve disputes, investigate problems, or enforce our
Terms and Conditions. At times, we
may review status or activity of multiple users to do so.
We may disclose or access information whenever we believe in good faith
that the law so requires or if we otherwise consider it necessary to do so to
maintain service and improve our products and services.
We use your IP
address to help diagnose problems with our server, to manage our website and to
enhance our site based on the usage pattern information we receive.
We employ reasonable
and current security methods to prevent unauthorized access, maintain
information accuracy, and ensure correct use of information.
information and profile are password-protected.
We recommend that you do not divulge your password to anyone.
Our personnel will never ask you for your password in an unsolicited
phone call or in an unsolicited E-mail.
Remember to sign out of your account
and close your browser window when you have finished your session. This is to help ensure that others cannot access your personal information and
correspondence if you share a computer with someone else or are using a
computer in a public place where others may have access to it.
voluntarily disclose personal information on line – for example on message
boards, through E-mail or in chat areas – that information can be collected and
used by others.
transmission over the internet or any wireless network can be guaranteed to be
perfectly secure. As a result, while we try to protect your personal information, we cannot ensure
or guarantee the security of any information you transmit to us, and you do so
at your own risk.
Can Update, Correct or Delete Your Information
You can access the
information that we collect on line and maintain through normal updating
update, correct or delete this information on your email account, log into your
account, and then click the link for "Change User Information." Make any
changes or deletions and then click the "Save" button. Your account can be deleted or deactivated, but doing so will result in your not
being able to access the some services.
We have no way of
distinguishing the age of individuals who access our website, and so we carry
Our services are not specifically directed to children.
If a child has provided us with personally-identifying information
without parental or guardian consent, the parent or guardian should contact us
to remove the information and opt out of promotional opportunities.
of an advertiser or promotional service appearing at our site may differ from
ours. We encourage you to read
that policy before responding to the offer.
Any changes to our
in advance of its effective date. Information
collected before changes are made will be secured according to the previous
By using our
website, you consent to the collection and use of this information in the
manner we describe. You can log into "Personal Information" on your community,
at anytime to update your information and preferences.