What Types Of Information Does Shopfans Gather?
Shopfans receives and stores certain personal information from its customers and website visitors to personalize and improve your shopping experience, including:
Information that you provide by filling out forms on the Site, such as information that you provide when you: (a) register to use the Site; or (b) utilize any services offered on the Site, including but not limited to interactive services;
Any information that you provide when you contact or correspond with us;
Details of your visits to the Site including, but not limited to, your computer’s IP address, password information, page interaction information, traffic data, location data, weblogs, and other data about the resources that you access.
We may use information obtained through cookies for the following purposes:
To monitor traffic to the Site including the IP address from which you access the Site, the type of browser and operating system used to access the Site, the date and time of your access to the Site, the pages you visit, and the Internet address of the website from which you accessed our Site;
To recognize repeat visitors for statistical/analytical purposes;
To anonymously track interaction with online advertising, for example, to monitor the number of times that a banner ad is displayed and the number of times it is clicked;
To customize or personalize your experience of the Site; for example, so that we can greet you on the site by name;
For transactional purposes, such as credit card sales;
To monitor your use of the Site in order to make our communications with you as relevant as possible; for example, by sending you email communications relevant to the parts of the Site that you visit most often or by letting you know about features of the Site that you have not accessed previously;
To compile and report to third parties (such as advertisers) aggregate statistics about our users in terms of numbers, traffic patterns and related site information.
How Does Shopfans Use And Share The Personal Information That It Receives?
Shopfans may use your personal information to provide services to you, process payments, provide you with a personalized experience on the Site, and to send you marketing and promotional materials by e-mail.
Personal Information that you provide to us may be disclosed to:
A credit reference or fraud prevention agency, which may keep a record of that information;
Regulatory or government agencies, when we are legally required to do so;
Service providers and/or subcontractors that we retain to perform functions on our behalf or to provide services to us such as warehousing and delivery; marketing and advertising; credit card processing; data processing; software development; website hosting and management; information technology and office services; legal, accounting, audit and other professional service providers; provided such service provider does not collect, use or disclose the personal information for any purpose other than to perform such functions or to provide services to us or as otherwise required by law;
The prospective buyer of the Shopfans business or assets, including where Shopfans or substantially all of its assets are acquired by a third party, in which case personal data held by it about its customers will be one of the transferred assets;
Enforce or apply the Shopfans U.S. Terms and Conditions of Use and other agreements; permit us to pursue available remedies or limit the damages that we may sustain; or protect the rights, property, safety or security of Shopfans, its employees, agents, contractors, customers, the visitors of the Site or others.
In addition, we collate statistical information about site traffic, sales, and other commercial information which we may pass on to trusted third parties. However, these statistics do not include any information which can identify you personally.
What Are Shopfans’s Opt-Out Procedures?
At all times, we will offer you the opportunity to opt-out of any service to which you have subscribed. Any e-mail that we send to you will provide you with an automatic opt out link.
Should you choose to have your name and personal data removed from our database altogether, you can do so by sending an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org or by writing to us at: 3436 Cummings dr., Ann Arbor, MI, 48105 .
How Can I Access And, If Necessary, Change The Personal Information That Shopfans Maintains?
Your registered information will be stored with us, and you can view, add, delete, or change your registered information at any time using your login information to access your User’s Account on the Site.
How Secure Is Information About Me?
We will make best efforts to protect your personal information and to prevent unauthorized access to it. However, the transmission of information on the Internet is not completely secure and risk free, and we cannot guarantee the security of any information that you transmit to the Site. We take the following steps to protect your personal information:
We work to protect the security of your information during the transmission of orders by using Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) software, which encrypts information you input before it is sent over the Internet;
We take reasonable steps to ensure that third party business partners to whom we transfer any data will provide sufficient protection of that personal information.
In addition to our security efforts, it is important for you to protect against unauthorized access to your password and to your computer. Be sure to sign off when finished using a shared computer
What About Third Party Advertisers And Links To Other Websites?
Are Children Allowed To Use Shopfans?
Shopfans does not sell products or services for purchase by children. If you are under 18, you may use the Site only with the involvement of a parent or guardian. Pursuant to the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act, we wish to inform you that the Site is not directed at children under the age of 13 and that we do not knowingly collect or store any personal information about children under the age of 13.
How Do I Ask Questions Or File Complaints?