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Privacy Statement

This privacy statement has been created in order to show our strong and

continuing commitment to the privacy of personal information supplied by visitors to the site and those interacting with the site. The privacy of

your personal information is held in the highest regard. The following show our information gathering and dissemination practices and procedures for this website:

The owner of this website recognizes the importance of protecting your privacy and this site's policy is designed to assist users in understanding how the website owner collects, uses and safeguards the personal information that has been provided to us by the users. In addition, it also seeks to assist users in making informed decisions when using the site. This policy will be continuously reviewed against new technologies, business practices and needs of the customers.

*What Information Does the site Collect?*

As you visit this website two types of information may be provided by you to the site. They include: personal information one knowingly chooses to disclose that is collected on an individual basis and Web site use information collected on an aggregate basis which is given as users navigate the site.

*1. Personal Information One Chooses to Provide:*

*Registration Information* When one registers for any of our products,

services or newsletters he or she will provide us information about himself or herself.

*Credit Card Information*

If one chooses to make use of our services, the person may need to give personal information and authorization to obtain information from various credit services. For example, one may need to provide the following information:


-Mailing address

-Email address

-Credit card number

-Name on credit card

-Credit card billing address

-Business and home phone number

*Email Information*

If one chooses to correspond with us through email, the content of your email messages together with your email address and our responses may be retained. The same protection is provided for other electronic

communications that are employ in the maintenance of information received by mail and telephone.

*2. Web Site Use Information*

Just like other commercial Web sites, this Web site utilizes a standard

technology known as "cookies" (read explanation below, "What Are Cookies?")

and web server log files to collect information about how our Web site is

used. Information gathered through cookies and Web server logs may include the date and time of visits, the pages viewed, time spent at the Web site, and the Web sites visited just before and just after this Web site.

*How Do We Use the Information That is Provided to Us by You?*

Broadly speaking, personal information is used for purposes of administering

our business activities, providing the products and services you requested,

to process your payment, , to monitor the use of the service, our marketing

and promotional efforts and improve our content and service offerings, and

customize our site's content, layout, services and for other lawful purposes. These uses improve our site and better tailor it to meet customer's needs.

Moreover, such information may be shared with others on an aggregate

basis. Personally identifiable information or business information will not

be shared with any parties unless it is required by law.

Sometimes, the information we collect may be used to notify you

about important changes to the Website, new services, and special offers that you may find valuable. You may send a notice to us at any time if you do not wish to receive these offers by emailing us at the link provided on the


*What Are Cookies?*

A cookie is a very tiny text document, which often includes an anonymous

unique identifier. When you visit a Web site, that site's computer asks

your computer for permission to store this file in a part of your hard

drive specifically designated for cookies. Each Web site can send its own

cookie to your browser if your browser's preferences allow it, but (to

protect your privacy) your browser only permits a Web site to access the

cookies it had already sent to you, not the cookies sent to you by other

sites. Browsers are usually set to accept cookies. However, if you would

prefer not to receive cookies, you may change the configuration of your

browser to refuse cookies. If you choose to have your browser refuse

cookies, it is likely that some areas of this site will not function as

effectively when viewed by the users. A cookie cannot retrieve any other

data from your hard drive or pass on computer viruses.

*How Do We Use Information We Collect from Cookies?*

As you visit and browse this Web site, the site uses cookies to

distinguish you from other users. In some cases, cookies are used to

prevent you from having to log in more than is necessary for security reasons.

Cookies, together with our Web server's log files, allow us to

calculate the aggregate number of people visiting our Web site and which

parts of the site are most popular. This helps us gather feedback to

constantly improve our Web site and better serve our clients. Cookies do

not allow us to gather any personal information about visitors to the site and we do not deliberately store any personal information that your browser provided to us in your cookies.

*IP Addresses*

IP addresses are used by computers every time one is connected to the

Internet. IP address is a number that is used by computers on the

network to identify your computer. The addresses are automatically collected

by our web server as part of demographic and profile data known as traffic

data. This is necessary so that data (such as the Web pages browser requests) can be sent to him or her.

*Sharing and Selling Information*

The site does not share, sell, lend or lease any of the information that specifically identify a subscriber (such as email addresses or personal details) with anyone save to the extent it is necessary to process transactions or provide services that have been requested.

*How Can One Access and Correct Information?*

One may request access to all personally identifiable information that

is collected online and maintain in our database by emailing us at the usual


*What About Legally Compelled Disclosure of Information?*

The site may disclose information when legally compelled to do so, in other

words, when we, in good faith, believe that the law requires it or for the

protection of our legal rights. We may also disclose account information

when there is a reason to believe that disclosing this information is

necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against someone who

may be violating our Terms of Service or to protect the safety of our users

and the members of the public.

*What About Other Web Sites Linked to Our Web Site?*

This site is not responsible for the practices employed by Web sites linked to or from our Web site or the information or content contained therein. Usually

links to other Web sites are provided solely as pointers to information on

topics or subjects that may be useful to the users of this Web site.

Please note that when you use a link to go from our Website to another

web site, our Privacy Policy is no longer in effect. Your browsing and

interaction on any other web site, including web sites, which have a link

on this Website, is governed by that Web site's own rules and policies.

Please read those rules and policies before proceeding.

*Your Consent*

By using this Web site you consent to our collection and use of your

personal information as described in this Privacy Policy. We reserve the

right to change this privacy policy at any time with or without notice.

*Our Commitment To Data Security:*

Please note that your information will be stored and processed on

computers in the United States. The laws on holding personal data in the

United States may be less stringent than the laws of your Country of

residence or citizenship. To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data

accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information,an

appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard

and secure the information we collect online has been put in place


This site allows visitors to unsubscribe so that they will not receive

future messages. After unsubscribing we will discontinue sending the

particular messages as soon as technically possible.

*Surveys & Contests*

Sometimes, this site requests information from users via surveys or

contests. Participation in these surveys or contests is completely optional and the user therefore has a choice whether or not to reveal

this information. Information requested may include contact information

(such as name and shipping address), and demographic information (such as

zip code, age level). Contact information will be used to notify the

winners and award prizes. Survey information will be used for purposes of

monitoring or improving the use and satisfaction of this site.

*A Special Note About Children*

Children are not qualified to use our services unsupervised and we ask that

children (under the age of 14) do not submit any personal information to

us. Minors can use this service only in conjunction with

permission and guidance from their parents or guardians.

*Acquisition or Changes in Ownership*

In the event that the web site (or a substantial portion of its assets) is

acquired by a third party your information would be considered part of those assets, and may be part of those assets that are transferred.

*Policy Modifications*

This privacy policy may change from time to time. If and when changes are

made to this privacy policy, users who have given us permission to do so,will be emailed. We will post any changes here, so be sure to check

back periodically. However, please be assured that if the Privacy Policy

changes in the future, we will not use the personal information you have

provided to us under this Privacy Policy in a manner that is materially different from this Privacy Policy, without your prior consent.