This policy was last modified on September 3, 2013. Areas updated include: Information We Collect, What we use the information for, Third Party Links, Do We Disclose Information to Outside Parties, Childrens Online Privacy Protection Act and Age Restrictions.
Your Use of this Website and its Services Denotes Your Agreement to Abide by This Updated Policy.
California Online Privacy Protection Act.
What information do we collect?
At any time, we may offer a newsletter, require registration, and offer subscriptions to blog posts, site updates, and comments, all of which requires you supply this website with some of your personal information such as:
- Your name
- E-mail address
- Mailing address
- Phone number
You may, however, visit our site anonymously, though you may not be able to use all the site’s features if you choose to remain anonymous.
What do we use your information for?
Any of the information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways:
- To personalize your experience: Your information helps us to better respond to your needs)
- To improve our website: We continually strive to improve our website offerings based on the information and feedback we receive from you
- To improve customer service: Your information helps us to more effectively respond to your customer service requests and support needs
- To process transactions: Your information, whether public or private, will not be sold, exchanged, transferred, or given to any other company for any reason whatsoever, without your consent, other than for the express purpose of delivering the purchased product or service requested.
- To send periodic emails: The email address you give for order processing, blog post subscriptions, newsletter subscriptions, and comment subscriptions will be used to send you information you requested to receive, with the sole exception of sending discount coupons and promotions from Virtual Copy and VCopy Blog only. We do not sell or rent our email or customer lists and information, and you may unsubscribe from our lists at any time.
Note: If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we include detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email.
How do we protect your information?
We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you place an order or enter, submit, or access your personal information.
We offer the use of a secure server. All supplied sensitive/credit information is transmitted using PayPal and its Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology and then encrypted into their Payment gateway. This payment information is only to be accessible by those authorized with special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential.
If you prefer, you can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies via your browser settings. Like most websites, if you turn your cookies off, some of our services may not function properly. However, you can still place orders over the telephone by calling the phone number below.
Do we disclose any information to outside parties?
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information or information you provide to use through the use of our website forms. This does not include trusted third parties such as PayPal who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential.
We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others rights, property, or safety. However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.
Third party links
Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include, write about, or otherwise offer third-party products or services on our website. These third-party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.
California Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance
Because we value your privacy we have taken the necessary precautions to be in compliance with the California Online Privacy Protection Act. We therefore will not distribute your personal information to outside parties without your consent.
Childrens Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance and Age Restrictions
We are in compliance with the requirements of COPPA (Childrens Online Privacy Protection Act), we do not collect any information from anyone under 13 years of age.
Virtual Copy Article Writing Services are directed to people who are at least 18 years old or older because we cannot enter into a binding contract with minors. As such, Virtual Copy will not take orders from anyone under the age of 18 and if age is in question, a representative of Virtual Copy may ask for proof of age, and if such proof cannot be furnished, we may refuse to fill your orders.
The VCopy Blog, on the other hand, is open for all to read, although its content is appropriate for and directed to those 13 and older.
PayPal Payments & Privacy
This section may not apply to the blog, but you should read it anyway because it governs payment policies for Virtual Copy.
Terms and Conditions
Please also visit our Terms and Conditions section establishing the use, disclaimers, and limitations of liability governing the use of our website at this page that explains our terms.
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