The Type of Information We Collect from You
Registration will always ask for your name and email address. Ordering a product from our site may entail giving your postal or ‘snail mail’ address. Filling out online forms used for surveys, promos, questionnaires, etc. may ask for more detailed information such as (but not limited to) gender, age, profession, legal status, and product preference.
Why We Collect Information From You
We collect information from you in order to serve you better and continually improve our products and services to meet your needs. Your satisfaction as a customer is our utmost goal.
First and foremost, your information will be used to facilitate a transaction or request that you make. Email addresses are vital in product delivery or the sending of online promos. Second, our constant interaction with you through our site, using your information, will help us personalize your user-experience to a much greater degree. The data you provide will assist us in understanding your customer preferences and guide us accordingly in responding to them; this includes our customer service communications and interaction with you. Finally, your data will enable us to update you through emails, online newsletters, and other e-platforms about our latest promos, contests, and product offerings which you might find interesting, as indicated by your information. You will always have the option to unsubscribe from these online platforms.
You Continue To Have Control Over your Private Information
You as the originator and owner of your data can access it in our website at any given time. and check the content that we have accumulated about you. You can correct, revise, and update any part of the information you have given us. You can delete a small portion or chunks of it. You can reach us directly and quickly to express any concern or issue you have about how we have managed your data. Finally, you have the option to de-activate your membership, and remove all of your information from our site.
How We Protect Your Data
State-of-the-art encryption ensures that any information you transmit to us is not seen by or shared with other parties. Our database and servers have cutting-edge security features that prevent any breach into your data. They are also physically housed in highly guarded and secure places that keep out all sorts of physical and online threats. Our employees and staff who might have to look at your data occasionally in order to provide you service, e.g. responding to your inquiry, will not have access to your other data that is not deemed relevant in the execution of this particular service.
Confidentiality of Information
We are the sole owners, proprietors, and guardians of the data you have entrusted to us. We will not share, sell, trade, rent, or barter them with any third party, organization or individual, for commercial or non-commercial purposes.
There are a few exceptions to this rule which we might exercise in order to protect you and the other members in the site.
There might be occasions wherein we have to share your information with our partner sites, business associations, and other entities who assist us in providing service to you; however, the information we share with them is selective, and only the data relevant in fulfilling your service will be released.
We might have to release your data should the law, the authorities or the courts in the concerned countries and regions require it of us. In those cases, we would have to comply. Please bear in mind that in these kinds of situations, the privacy and safety of our site members, parties related to them, and other concerned individuals are deemed of paramount concern, and the release of information is meant to keep them from harm. Your safety above all is one overwhelming concern.
Finally, for marketing and promotional purposes, we might have to share information about visitors who come to our site, only in so far as they reflect demographics and a general overview of the data that our associated third parties are requesting. No identifiable detailed information will be released in these cases.
Terms and Conditions
We strongly recommend that you likewise read our accompanying Terms and Conditions which discusses the proper use, disclaimers, liabilities, and their limitations concerning the members and other users’ use of our website.