This policy is intended to help you understand how 1800Prepare.com, its subsidiaries and affiliates ("1800Prepare.com", "we", or "us") collect, use and safeguard the information you provide on our website.
When you place an order for a product, we need to know your name, e-mail address, mailing address, credit card number and expiration date. This personal information is required so that we can process and fulfill your order, send an order or shipping confirmation, as well as notify you of your order status. All Internet transactions with 1800Prepare.com are performed on a secure server that encrypts your credit card information to ensure it is not read by unauthorized third parties.
If you provide us with personal information, we automatically place you on our list to receive e-mail regarding product updates, special offers, important issues and new products. Users who do not wish to receive e-mail updates or promotional materials may opt-out of receiving these communications by replying to unsubscribe in the subject line in the email, sending an email to us at info@1800Prepare.com, calling our Customer Service at 1-800-PREPARE or sending a letter to 1800Prepare.com, 49 Marble Ave. Suite 2, Pleasantville, NY 10570.
Use of Personal Data
Personal information provided by users who are 18 or more years of age may be used for marketing and promotional purposes only by 1800Prepare.com and its subsidiaries and affiliates. 1800Prepare.com does not rent, sell or otherwise distribute to third parties, your personal information entered on this site. While we use all reasonable efforts to safeguard the confidentiality of your information, 1800Prepare.com will have no liability for disclosure of any information obtained due to errors in transmission or the unauthorized acts of third parties. 1800Prepare.com also reserves the right to change or update this policy, or any other policy or practice, at any time, with reasonable notice to users of its website. Any changes or updates will be effective immediately upon posting to the 1800Prepare.com site.
We may share statistical or aggregated non-personal information about our users with advertisers, business partners, sponsors and other third parties. This data is used to customize 1800Prepare.com website content and advertising to deliver a better experience to our users.
Cookies and IP Tracking
This website also may detect and use your IP address or domain name for internal traffic monitoring and capacity purposes or to otherwise administer our website. No personal information is obtained; rather, just the patterns of usage of our various users may be tracked to provide you with improved service and content based on aggregate or statistical reviews of user site traffic patterns.
1800Prepare.com reserves the right to disclose user information in special cases, when we have reason to believe that disclosing this information is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against someone who may be causing injury to or interference with (either intentionally or unintentionally) our rights or property, other 1800Prepare.com website users, or anyone else that could be harmed by such activities. We may disclose personal information without notice to you in response to a subpoena or when we believe in good faith that the law requires it or to respond to an emergency situation.
Policies for Children
1800Prepare.com encourages parents and guardians to monitor and participate in their children's online activities. Unless you are viewing a website directed specifically to children, no information should be submitted to this site by users under 18 years of age, and users under 18 years old are not allowed to register for newsletters, clubs or activities. In addition, users less than 18 years of age are not allowed to make purchases or participate in contests, except for those specifically directed to children. Where appropriate, 1800Prepare.com may ask you to indicate your age to verify compliance with these policies.
1800Prepare.com does not knowingly collect information from our guests under 18 years of age or provide any personally identifying information from such guests to any third party for any reason whatsoever. We do not allow guests known to be under 18 years of age to receive direct marketing communications from 1800Prepare.com or from third parties.
Please be advised that our website may contain links to third-party websites. The linked sites are not under the control of 1800Prepare.com, and we are not responsible for the contents or privacy practices of any linked site or any link on a linked site.
While we implement the above security measures on this site, you should be aware that 100% security is not always possible.
This privacy statement effective October 8, 2009.