At Powerbookmedic.com, we understand it is important to protect the privacy of our customers and guests who visit our website ("the Site") or use e-mail to communicate with us. We know that it takes a great deal of trust on your part to shop with us online and we take that trust very seriously and make it our highest priority to ensure the security and confidentiality of your personal information you provide us.
This Privacy Statement describes our policies and practices
for the Site and e-mail communications in the areas of: Notice, Consent,
Access, Security, and Enforcement.
BY USING OUR WEBSITE, YOU AGREE TO THESE POLICIES.
General. We will ask you when we need information
that personally identifies you or allows us to contact you ("Personal
Information"). Generally this information is requested if you
place an online order for our products, if you register for an
account on the Site, or if you contact us for information. We
use your Personal Information for the following primary purposes:
- To facilitate your orders of our products.
- To make the site easier for you to use by not having to
enter information more than once.
- To help you quickly find information on the Site.
- To alert you to special offers, updated information and other new services from Powerbookmedic.com.
Collected Information. Powerbookmedic.com. may collect information from you in several different ways on the Site including the following:
- Online Ordering and Account Registration. In order
to process orders for our products that you place with us,
we will collect Personal Information in order to process appropriate
charges to you. We may also establish individual user accounts
on the Site to improve service and make special offers to you.
During account registration and or online ordering we may collect
such Personal Information as your name, address, telephone
number, e-mail address, credit card number, expiration date,
and billing and shipping information as necessary. We
may, at our discretion, edit your information entered into
our database in order to process your order more efficiently
and for administrative purposes. However, this process
does not carry further functions.
- Referral Information. The Site may include a referral service whereby you may provide information on other persons or entities (such as name and email address) in order to inform them about the Site and our products. If you provide such referral information, Powerbookmedic.com. may send email messages to the referred party inviting them to visit the Site, or to otherwise inform them about our products. The referred party may contact Powerbookmedic.com. at firstname.lastname@example.org to request the removal of their information from the Powerbookmedic.com. database.
- Site Usage. Powerbookmedic.com. may monitor your activities, preferences, and transactional data (such as your IP address) relating to your use of the Site and/or Services and log this information. This information may be used to diagnose Site technical problems, or problems with your account.
- Cookies. Cookies are data files that are written
onto your computer by a website, and stay there unless removed
by you. Cookies enable us to recognize your computer when you
revisit the Site, and recall your Site preferences to enhance
collect or use any information about your visits to other websites
and do not knowingly allow any third party (other than our
affiliates) to create cookies or otherwise collect any information
from our Site. Consult your browser Help menu to learn more
about how you can configure your browser software to notify
you when your computer receives a new cookie. Note that you
may also be able to configure your browser to disable the creation
of cookies entirely (although your full interactive use of
the Site may be adversely impacted if you do this).
- Third Party Sources. To better serve you, Powerbookmedic.com. may supplement the information received from you with information from 3rd party sources. To enhance its ability to tailor the Site to your preferences, Powerbookmedic.com. may combine habit data with similar data from its business or advertising partners, to create more personalized user profiles.
Disclosure of Collected Information. As a general policy, Powerbookmedic.com. does not knowingly or intentionally disclose to non-affiliated third parties any specific Personal Information about you that we collect via the Site including your name, address, phone number, e-mail address, credit card information, billing or shipping information, site usage, or site preferences. However, we reserve the right to outsource certain activities such as shipping and credit card processing to our business partners. In such case, we will disclose to these business partners only such information as is required to facilitate your transactions, and we will require our business partners to protect and refrain from disclosing your information to other third parties. Further, Powerbookmedic.com. will cooperate with official law enforcement inquiries, such as fraud investigations and subpoenas, and will disclose your information when necessary to comply with state and federal laws and regulations
If you choose not to provide personal information on
the Site when requested, you can still use most of the Site, however
you will not be able to place online orders for our products, access
areas that require registration, or use certain other features of the
Site. It is our intent to inform you before we collect Personal Information
via our Site information forms, and to tell you what we intend to do
with the information. You have the option not to provide the information,
and in the future you may also be able to "opt out" of certain uses of
Powerbookmedic.com. takes commercially reasonable steps to protect the security of your Personal Information, and honors your choices for its intended use. We carefully protect your data from loss, misuse, unauthorized access or disclosure, alteration, or destruction both online and off-line. To the extent that you are asked to enter sensitive information (such as credit card number) online at the Site, that information is protected from access by any third parties using commercial practices prevalent within the online industry (e.g., Secure Sockets Layer ("SSL") technology). When such security technology is used, depending on your
browser software, you will be notified by various means such as by the "lock" icon
located at the bottom the Netscape Navigator and Microsoft Internet Explorer
If for some reason you believe Powerbookmedic.com. has not adhered to the principles of this Privacy Statement, please notify us by e-mail at email@example.com, and we will do our best to determine and correct the problem promptly.
5. Additional Information
Links. The Site may contain links to other sites, however, please be aware that Powerbookmedic.com. is not responsible for and cannot control the privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage you to be aware when you leave the Site, and to read the privacy statements of each and every web site that collects personally identifiable information. This Privacy Statement applies solely to information collected by the Powerbookmedic.com. Site.
PowerbookMedic.com uses pixels, or transparent GIF files, to help manage online advertising. These GIF files are provided by our ad management partner, DoubleClick. These files enable DoubleClick to recognize a unique cookie on your Web browser, which in turn enables us to learn which advertisements bring users to our website. The cookie was placed by us, or by another advertiser who works with DoubleClick. With both cookies and Spotlight technology, the information that we collect and share is anonymous and not personally identifiable. It does not contain your name, address, telephone number, or email address. For more information about DoubleClick, including information about how to opt out of these technologies, go to[http://www.doubleclick.net/us/corporate/privacy].