This website is owned by shopme.com, Inc. a Florida corporation (“shopme.com®” or “we” or “our” or “us”). shopme.com® is an online retail Website, and can be contacted by U.S. mail at 4629 W. Irlo Bronson Memorial Hwy., Kissimmee, FL 34746; or by email at email@example.com.
We understand the value of your privacy and we are committed to protecting your privacy and providing security so you can use our service with comfort and confidence.
We collect Personal Information about our customers and cumulative data on the use of our website. shopme.com® is the sole owner of the personally identifiable information and cumulative data collected on our website. “Personal Information” refers to information that tells us specifically who you are, such as your name, phone number, email address, postal address, and other personal information collected by us. Cumulative data includes your history, activity, and other website usage statistics. You can choose not to use a part of our website or to participate in certain contests or promotions we run if you do not want your Personal Information to be used by us.
We will not sell or rent your Personal Information or the cumulative data to anyone. We will notify you when we collect your Personal Information if your data will be shared with a Third Party, and for the most part you will often be given the option of not permitting the transfer. “Third Party or Parties” are people or companies not affiliated with shopme.com.
Uses of Information
We respect the privacy concerns of parents and guardians regarding children and their possible visits to and use of this website. shopme.com® does not allow children under the age of eighteen (18) years to register or use this Website.
We will send registered users strictly service-related announcements on rare occasions when it is necessary for us to do so. For example, if our website is temporarily suspended for maintenance, we might send you an email. Generally, you may not opt-out of these communications, which are not promotional in nature. If you do not wish to receive them, you have the option to deactivate your account.
Sometimes you may have the option to provide optional demographic information such as income level and gender to us. We encourage you to submit this information so we can provide you a more personalized experience on our website.
If you place a listing with us, we request certain Personal Information from you to be entered into our form. You must provide the contact information (such as name and email address) and financial information (such as credit card number, expiration date) we request when placing a listing to aid us in the processing of your order.
We use this information for billing purposes and to place your listing on our website. If we have trouble processing an order, we will use this information to contact you.
Correct or Update
You may change or update your Personal Information for a particular advertisement by using the “Edit” or “Disable” functionality of the website and by following instructions to update your Personal Information.
Numbers WE DO NOT COLLECT NOR USE YOUR SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER FOR ANY PURPOSE WHATSOEVER.
We might occasionally send you information on products, services, special deals, and promotions, or a newsletter. Some of our promotions may ask for your email address in order to send updates on special promotions, prize drawings, etc. Your participation is completely voluntary. When you participate in these types of promotions, you will automatically receive future promotion-related email, unless you choose the no-email or opt-out option our promotions offer. These promotion-related email messages may include our targeted advertisements.
Out of respect for your privacy, we present the option not to receive these types of promotional communications. Please see the Choice and Opt-out section below for instructions on opting out of receiving these types of communications from us.
Surveys or Contests
From time to time we may provide you the opportunity to participate in contests or surveys. If you participate, we will request certain Personal Information from you. Participation in these surveys or contests is completely voluntary and you therefore have a choice whether or not to disclose this information. The information we request might include your contact and demographic information.
We use this information to get direct customer feedback and input on how we can make changes and improvements to the website, monitor website traffic, personalize the website, and to notify contest winners and award prizes.
If you choose to use our referral program to tell a friend about our service or a listing on our website, 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 website. We store this information for the sole purpose of sending this one-time email and tracking the success of our referral program.
Your friend may contact shopme.com® at firstname.lastname@example.org to request that we remove this information from our database.
Based upon the information you provide to us on registration, we will send you a welcoming email to verify your user name and password. We will also communicate with you in response to your inquiries, to provide the services you request, and to manage your account. We will communicate with you by email or telephone, in accordance with your wishes.
We store the Personal Information we collect to create a profile of your preferences. We tie your Personal Information and your purchasing history to information in the profile, in order to provide tailored promotions and marketing offers and to improve the content of the website for you. We do not share your profile with other Third Parties.
Supplementation of Information
We do not supplement your Personal Information or profile with information obtained from Third Party sources. We do not purchase marketing data from Third Parties and add it to your Personal Information in our user database to target our advertising, or to provide offers we think might interest you.
Disclosure of Personal Information
shopme.com® tries to minimize the disclosure of your Personal Information. However, the nature of the disclosures we may have to make are such that sometimes you may not opt-out of our disclosing this information. For example, you cannot opt-out of our providing information in response to a subpoena since the law requires our compliance.
Choice and Opt-out
We provide you the opportunity to opt-out of having your Personal Information used for certain purposes. You can choose to opt-out either when we first ask you for this information, or at any later time. For example, if you purchase a product from us, you can indicate on the order form your wish not to receive marketing material from us. If at a later time you decide to opt-out of receiving our newsletters and other promotional material, you can tell us by following the instructions included in each newsletter or promotion, or by emailing us at email@example.com. We also offer an opportunity to opt-out of our website at www.shopme.com, or you may contact shopme.com® by mail at 4629 W. Irlo Bronson Memorial Hwy., Kissimmee, FL 34746.
During your use of our website, we gather cumulative data on your activities such as Internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, Internet service provider, referring or exit pages, operating system, date and time stamp, and click stream data automatically and store it in log files. We use this information, some of which does not identify individual customers, to analyze trends, to administer the website, to track users’ movements around the website, and to gather demographic information about our users. When possible, we link this cumulative data to our customers’ Personal Information. For example, IP addresses are tied to a customer’s Personally Identifiable Information to track movements on the website for security audit purposes.
Third Party Advertisers
The ads and listing information appearing on this website are delivered to you by our Third Party advertising partners. We may share anonymous website usage information with our reputable Third Party advertisers for the purpose of targeting their advertisements on our website. These advertisements may place cookies on your computer which are used by Third Parties. We do not have access to this information.
For more information about our Third Party advertisers, or to learn more about the choices available to you regarding their use anonymous information, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Links to Other Sites
This website contains links to other sites that are not owned or controlled by shopme.com®. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage you to be aware when you leave our website, and be sure to read the privacy statements of each and every website that collects your Personal Information.
Access to Personally Identifiable Information
You may correct, update, delete, or deactivate your Personal Information by making changes on our member information page; by emailing our customer support department at email@example.com; or by contacting shopme.com® by postal U.S. mail at the contact information listed below.
Attn: Privacy Issues
4629 W. Irlo Bronson Memorial Hwy.
Kissimmee, FL 34746
The security of your Personal Information is important to us. When you enter sensitive information on our registration or order forms, that information is encrypted before being transferred to us. We use our own software to verify your identity and IP address for security purposes.
We follow generally accepted industry standards to protect the information you submit to us during transmission, and once we receive the information. Your Personal Information is inaccessible directly from the Internet, and is stored in our database protected by a firewall. However, no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. Therefore, while we strive to use reasonable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
Occasionally we hire consultants that may need access to our member database to perform their services for us. We take great care to require that these business partners agree by contract not to use any Personal Information that they may receive or have access to by working for us.
If you have any questions about security on our website, you can send an email to shopme.com® at firstname.lastname@example.org.
In the event shopme.com goes through a business transition, such as a merger, acquisition by another company, or sale of all or a portion of its assets, your Personal Information will likely be among the assets transferred. You will be notified via email or by a prominent notice on our website for thirty (30) days of any such change in ownership or control of your Personal Information.
Changes in Privacy Statement