Information We May Collect and How We May Use It. Users may browse and read publicly available Website content without revealing Personal Information other than default information customarily logged by Website and its host server. ABS, Website and the host server may automatically collect information from all Users who access Website, including without limitation (a) date and time of access, (b) the originating IP address from which the User accessed the Website, (c) the Internet address of third-party websites from which the User accessed or linked to Website, and (d) pages and portions of Website the User views or accesses. ABS and Website collect this information through the use of “Cookies”.
Doing Some Shopping with Us? We request information from you on our order form. To buy from us, you must provide contact information (like name and shipping address) and financial information (like credit card number, expiration date). This information is used for billing purposes and to fill your orders. If we have trouble processing an order, we’ll use this information to contact you.
How We Stay in Touch. Users who register for an Account must provide ABS and Website with a valid e-mail address and other identifying Personal Information. ABS and Website may use this Personal Information from time to time in order to contact Users for purposes of updating required information and providing important information about (a) services offered by ABS and the Website, (b) changes to ABS and Website policies, rules, procedures and practices and (c) the User’s personal account. ABS and the Website do not and will not sell or disclose User names or e-mail addresses to third parties and do not engage in “spamming” or other unsolicited e-mail contact for purposes of marketing, advertising or sales.
Your Privacy is Vitally Important. ABS and the Website will not sell or disclose Users’ Personal Information except as reasonably required (a) by law or to comply with legal process served on ABS or the Website, (b) to comply with other Website policies, rules, procedures and practices, (c) to develop, improve, operate, maintain and debug the Website or (d) to protect and defend the rights, property and personal safety of ABS, the Website, Users or members of the public.
Each User may access the User’s own Personal Information and Account information for the limited purposes of viewing, verifying, altering or updating Personal Information provided to ABS and the Website. ABS and the Website reserve the right to keep copies of all information provided to ABS and Website, even after Account termination or closure.
Safe and Secure. Please know that we take precautions to protect your information. When you submit sensitive information via the website, your information is protected both online and offline.
Wherever we collect sensitive information (such as credit card data), that information is encrypted and transmitted to us in a secure way. You can verify this by looking for a closed lock icon at the bottom of your web browser, or looking for “https” at the beginning of the address of the web page.
While we use encryption to protect sensitive information transmitted online, we also protect your information offline. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job (for example, billing or customer service) are granted access to personally identifiable information. The computers/servers in which we store personally identifiable information are kept in a secure environment.