At Expert Shield , your privacy is our priority. We are committed to
protecting your privacy at all times, in all situations. The information
we collect about you when you become a member is used to process your
orders and to provide a more personalized experience on our site. We
used secure payment processing systems such as Paypal, when you use
these payment methods, your information is destroyed as soon as it is
encrypted and verified.
How Do We Use the Information We Collect? When you become an Expert Shield member, we ask you to fill out a
form that requests your name, address and e-mail address as well as some
demographic information such as gender and date of birth. Expert Shield will NOT share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis. Your name and address information is used solely to process orders
unless your prior consent is given. Without your consent, this
information will NEVER be sold, given, rented or traded to others for
purposes other than order fulfillment. Your demographic information
(gender, date of birth, etc.) will be used for several security
purposes, to ensure you are who you say you are and in fact you are
paying with your credit cards and not someone using your stolen credit
Refer-A-Friend If you choose to use our referral
service to tell a friend about our site, we will ask you for your
friend's name and email address. We will automatically send your friend a
one-time email inviting him or her to visit the site, Expert Shield
does not store this information and uses it for the sole purpose of
sending this one-time email.
Our Use of Log Files When you
visit our site we automatically log your IP address, your browser type
and your access times. We utilize this information to conduct site
performance evaluations, to see where visitors are coming from and to
keep track of click stream data (the screens our users visit on our
site). This data helps us to determine what content our members find
most appealing so that we can maximize your enjoyment of the site. Log
files are not tied to personally identifiable information.
All Expert Shield employees take your personal information very
seriously. All employees must learn and obey our security policies.
Access to member personal information is limited to key management
personnel and our member services department. The information is ID and
password protected and our Web security is reviewed on a monthly basis.
Correcting/Updating Your Personal Information
After becoming an Expert Shield subscriber you may correct/update
your personal information by clicking on the 'My Account' link at the
top of any page, entering your ID, password when prompted
and clicking the Edit Information button. The changes you make will be
reflected in our databases instantly. If you wish to deactivate your
account, you may contact our member services group through the 'My
Account' section, or the 'Contact Us' section.
Links To Other Sites
This Web site contains links to other Web sites. Please note that when
you click on one of these links, you may be leaving the Expert Shield
site and entering another Web site. These sites may independently
collect or request information about you and we encourage you to read
differ from ours.
Communication From time to time we may
send out email messages alerting you that products are available, to
remind you about providing feedback or for promotional offers. In
addition, you will receive communication from us 1) if you contact us
for a particular reason, 2) to receive your orders, or 3) we need to
contact you for administrative purposes such as winning a contest.
Administrative e-mails will not contain promotional materials. If you
choose to receive our News Letters, they will contain promotional
materials from Expert Shield. Legal Disclaimer Though we
make every effort to preserve user privacy, we may need to disclose
personal information when required by law wherein we have a good-faith
belief that such action is necessary to comply with a current judicial
proceeding, a court order or legal process served on our Web site.
We may correct or supplement your address information with standardized
postal representation in order to ensure that your orders are
delivered. We do this since we want to make sure that our members
receive the order and to lower costs associated with our programs.
Periodically, contests are run on our site. Sometimes contests are
sponsored by our business partners and/or customers. To enter these contests you need only to
enter your ID and password. At the time of entry, you may
decide if you wish to have your first name and state posted on our site
if you are the winner. Winner’s names are NEVER shared with our
customers without their consent.
are pieces of information that your browser stores on your computer's
hard drive which identify you when you enter. The ability to select
samples on our site is not cookie-driven. We may use session cookies to
provide a seamless experience on the site and to combine with our log
files so that we can understand our site traffic and analyze our
demographic information in aggregate form. If you have set your browser
to reject cookies, our site will not identify you when you enter and you
will need to manually type in your ID and password.