This statement discloses the privacy practice for the Web site of QCommerce It is our intent to give you as much control as possible over your privacy in regard to your personal information and the use we make of it in the course of our business. The policies set forth below apply to the QCommerce Web site but do not apply to sites of merchants that use our services or products, who have separate privacy and data collection practices. Our policies may be changed from time to time so please check back periodically.
When you use the QCommerce Web site, we may collect one or more of the following types of information: (a) anonymous information, (b) personally identifiable information, and/or (c) financial information.
a) Anonymous Information: Anonymous information includes data such as numbers and frequencies of customers using various QCommerce services. This type of information cannot be tied back to an individual customer. We use this information in the aggregate to improve our services and tailor them to the needs of our customers and their users.
b) Personally Identifiable Information: When you register to use our services or buy products we gather personally identifiable information, such as name, address and email address. We may also request demographic information, such as zip code, age or income level, preferences and/or interests. We may also collect this information in connection with surveys, contests or other interactions with you.
We use personally identifiable information to contact you when necessary and to provide you with information and promotional material. You may choose not to be contacted (unless it is necessary) now or at any time in the future.
We will not sell your personally identifiable information to an unrelated third party. We may, however, share such information with our partners and advertisers, or transfer such information to a purchaser of our business assets.
We also may disclose your personally identifiable information if required to do so by the valid order of a court or other government entity. Furthermore, in our sole discretion, we may disclose such information to government and law enforcement officials as is necessary or appropriate.
We may use demographic information and your expressed preferences and/or interests to tailor our service to your apparent interests.
c) Financial Information: If you order products or services from QCommerce, you will be required to fill out an order form. In addition to contact and demographic information, your order may require us to collect financial information, such as account or credit card numbers. Financial information is only used to bill the user for products and services. It is not disclosed or sold to any other party.
We use the following methods to gather the information:
IP Address: IP addresses are automatically gathered by our Web server. Your IP address is a number that is used by computers on the network to identify your ISP or your computer so that data (such as the Web pages you request) can be sent to you. You cannot be personally identified from this information.
Advertisers that serve ads to our site may use their own cookies.
You can set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie, giving you the chance to decide whether or not to accept it. You may also disable your cookies by changing the preferences in your browser. Purchasing products from QCommerce requires that your browser accept cookies.
Referrers: A referrer is the information passed along by a web browser that references the Web URL you linked from, and it is automatically gathered by our Web server. This information is used by QCommerce to administer referral programs and to identify broad demographic trends that may be used for marketing research and to provide information tailored to your interests.
QCommerce has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control. Any time you provide us with financial information, we offer the use of a secure server, which encrypts all of the information you provide and protects it from unauthorized access.