personal information. By using the site, you are accepting the practices described in this
will only apply to activities and information on a going forward, not retroactive basis.
that you understand how any personal information you provide will be used.
Our Commitment to Your Privacy
At ShutterContractor.com we understand if you are concerned about the privacy of your
personal and payment information. We take significant measures to ensure your information
will not be used in ways that you do not intend.
ShutterContractor.com will never sell or otherwise distribute your information to
3rd parties unless it is required to process your request, when it is required by
law, or to prevent fraud.
ShutterContractor.com adheres to the CAN-SPAM Act of 2003.
We will only send you email if you opt-in to one of our mailing lists or when it relates to a specific
order or question. You may opt-out of our mailing list at any time through the
Email Subscription page of this
web site, in which case we will never send unsolicited email to your email address.
ShutterContractor.com uses VeriSign® 256-bit Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) encryption
to protect your information as it is transmitted to us over the Internet.
ShutterContractor.com is a PCI DSS (Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard)
compliant merchant, and meets or exceeds all of the requirements to keep your
payment information secure.
Collection of Information
We collect personally identifiable information, like names, postal addresses, email addresses,
etc., when voluntarily submitted by our visitors. The information you provide is used to fulfill
your specific request. This information is only used to fulfill your specific request, unless
you give us permission to use it in another manner, for example to add you to one of our mailing lists.
Distribution of Information
We may share information with governmental agencies or other companies assisting us in fraud
prevention or investigation. We may do so when: (1) permitted or required by law; or, (2)
trying to protect against or prevent actual or potential fraud or unauthorized transactions;
or, (3) investigating fraud which has already taken place. The information is not provided
to these companies for marketing purposes.
This web site may use cookie and tracking technology depending on the features used by you,
the visitor. As you may already be aware, cookies are small pieces of data that are stored
on your computer when you visit a web site. Cookie and tracking technology are useful for
gathering information such as browser type and operating system, tracking the number of
visitors to the site, and understanding how visitors use the site. Cookies can also help
customize the site for visitors. Personal information cannot be collected via cookies and
other tracking technology; however, if you previously provided personally identifiable
information, cookies may be tied to such information. For example, this web site uses
cookies so you can put items into your shopping cart and to ensure that the items in
your shopping cart cannot be seen by other users of the web site. Aggregate cookie and
tracking information may be shared with third parties for statistical analysis of our
web site's visitors so we can see how we might improve our web site for future visitors.
Your personally identifiable information, including payment information, is always kept
secure. Only authorized employees, agents, and contractors (who have agreed to keep
information secure and confidential) have access to this information.
This web site uses VeriSign® 256-bit Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) encryption when submitting
usernames, passwords, addresses, payment, and other confidential information. 256-bit
encryption the strongest SSL encryption level that is currently available. SSL is a widely
recognized and mature encryption technology that is proven to keep data confidential while
it is in transit over the Internet or other networks.
This web site also uses VeriSign® Extended Validation (EV) to provide additional assurance that the
SSL protected page you are visiting is indeed ShutterContractor.com, an ESSCO Stores company
and not a clone of our website that has been spoofed by a 3rd party. VeriSign® Extended
Validation SSL Certificates are only available upon a thorough background check of the
requesting company. With Extended Validation protection, most modern web browsers will display
a green bar at the top of the browser when viewing a secure page, ensuring the web site is authentic.
ShutterContractor.com works with Security Metrics®, an Authorized Scanning Vendor (ASV) for
the Payment Card Industry (PCI) to ensure that we follow and are kept up to date on the procedures
outlined in the PCI DSS
(Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards). This web site is scanned
regularly and any stored payment information is encrypted to ensure that this web site meets or
exceeds each of the requirements outlined by the PCI DSS policy.
Privacy Contact Information
via email or telephone.
We reserve the right to make changes to this policy. Any policy changes will be
posted on this page. This policy was last updated on 08/14/2011.