Our policy is to protect you and your information. Accordingly, AlbertsGifts.com permits confidential transactions only using a "secure session" using Secure Socket Layer (“SSL”) encryption technology. For additional information about SSL, and how it is used to maintain the confidentiality of personal data transmissions over the Internet, please read Security FAQs.
It is important to note that there are different types of information: a) your private information, such as name, birthday, and credit card number (your “Private Information”) and b) information regarding your personal use of the Website, such as how you arrived at the Website, what you click, what you purchase (your “Statistical Use Information”). Collectively, Private Information and Statistical Use Information are referred to as “Confidential Information”. Notwithstanding the foregoing, like most sales-based enterprises, AlbertsGifts.com collects a variety of information about the use of the Website by all users, what is purchased, etc.
Scope of this Policy
AlbertsGifts.com does not collect Private Information when you merely browse the Website. That is, you browse anonymously. Private Information, such as your name, address, telephone number or E-mail address, are not collected as you browse. Statistical Use Information is collected, so that AlbertsGifts.com, so that, among other things, for example, AlbertsGifts.com can improve the website.
AlbertsGifts.com does use "cookies" which are considered Statistical Use Information. See Security FAQs for additional information on cookies. As an example only, AlbertsGifts.com may collect information about the server your computer is logged onto, your browser type (for example, Netscape or Internet Explorer), and whether you have responded to an AlbertsGifts.com banner ad or E-mail.
In order to provide you with a particular product or service online, we may request that you voluntarily supply us with Private Information, including your E-mail address and real name, for purposes such as correspondence, site registration, checking your bill online, making a purchase, or participating in online surveys and enabling us to provide an online product or service to you in an efficient manner.
If you are known to us as a customer and/or registered user, then AlbertsGifts.com may combine information about your use of the Website and the online products or services you utilize with certain other online and offline information we have about you. We also combine information that you provide with information available from external sources, such as census bureau data, in order to customize your online experience and present you with relevant online and offline offers and updates.
We may use information you have given us to, for example, provide a service, ensure proper billing, measure consumer interest in our various services and inform you about products and services. If you provide us with your e-mail address, or have done so in the past, or if we obtain your e-mail address from another source, we may send you e-mail offers. These offers may be based on information you provided in your initial transaction with us, in surveys, from information that may indicate purchasing preferences and lifestyle, as well as information available from external sources, such as census bureau data. These E-mail offers come directly from AlbertsGifts.com. When we send e-mails to you, we may be able to identify information about your e-mail address, such as whether you can read graphic-rich html e-mails. If your E-mail address is html-enabled, we may choose to send you graphic-rich html E-mails.
Please note that we do not provide your E-mail address to our business partners. However, we may send you offers on behalf of our business partners. Keep in mind that if you take advantage of an offer from an AlbertsGifts.com business partner and become their customer, they may independently wish to send offers to you. In this case, you will need to inform them separately if you wish to decline receiving future offers from them.
Our goal is to deliver offers to people who we believe will find them of value. Offers are developed and managed under strict conditions designed to safeguard the security and privacy of customer personal information.
How we protect your privacy
We use security measures to protect against the loss, misuse and alteration of data used by our system.
Sharing and Usage
We will never share, sell, or rent individual personal information with anyone without your advance permission or unless ordered by a court of law. Information submitted to us is only available to employees managing this information for purposes of contacting you or sending you emails based on your request for information and to contracted service providers for purposes of providing services relating to our communications with you.
How can you stop receiving emails from us?
Each email sent contains an easy, automated way for you to cease receiving email from us. If you wish to do this, simply follow the instructions at the end of any email. If you have received unwanted, unsolicited email sent via this system or purporting to be sent via this system, please forward a copy of that email with your comments to firstname.lastname@example.org for review.
AlbertsGifts.com provides customers with an easy means to decline receiving e-mail offers. Although some customers tell us they appreciate receiving notice of these carefully designed opportunities, we recognize the importance of providing you with choices. At any time, you may request to discontinue receiving these offers from us by simply replying to the e-mail and informing us of your preferences. All e-mail offers that you receive from AlbertsGifts.com will inform you of how to decline receiving further E-mail offers. Additionally, you may set or change your e-mail preferences online at any time.
AlbertsGifts.com “My Account” offers features to facilitate your online shopping experience, and we would like you to be aware of how we protect the information the My Account feature. When you register for AlbertsGifts.com or purchase products, we request that you supply us with information necessary to complete your online purchases. This information includes your name, telephone number, billing address, e-mail address, and the account number and expiration date of the credit cards you choose to place in the My Account.
We will not use these additional names for any marketing purpose and we will not share them except with the agents and contractors of AlbertsGifts.com for the purpose of performing services for the My Account. Security is an important feature of the My Account. All of the information you provide to us in connection with the My Account is stored on an AlbertsGifts.com secure server and protected by firewalls. See Security FAQs for additional information.
From time to time AlbertsGifts.com may use information you have provided to us as well as AlbertsGifts.com purchase information to develop customized offers you may find of interest. We provide you with the ability to set e-mail preferences should you wish to decline receiving E-mail offers. My Account collects and stores securely a record of all purchases that you make using your My Account, including the date and amount of purchase, and the credit card and account number used.
AlbertsGifts.com does not use the Website to knowingly solicit data from or market to children under the age of 13.
WARNING TO PARENTS/GUARDIANS
Items sold by AlbertsGifts.com are not suitable for use by children. For Example, items such as pins, pens, magnets, etc. may have sharp dangerous points or may be easily swallowed. All items sold are intended for use and/or distribution by adults.
Customer Choice – Direct Mail and Telemarketing
If you would like to decline receiving AlbertsGifts.com mail or telemarketing offers in the United States, if you would like information about your account, or if you have a question or concern, please contact us at email@example.com.
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