This policy refers only to information collected by this site and does not cover any other aspect of our business. Harry N. Abrams, Inc. recognizes that it is essential to protect the privacy of users on the Web. To keep any personal information you choose to share with us on this website secure, we maintain reasonable physical, electronic and procedural safeguards. You need to be aware that no transmission over the Internet is 100% secure, but we use reasonable efforts to ensure the protection of your personal information.
This document explains the type of personal information we collect from users of this website, how that information is collected; how we use that information, how you can update or delete any personal information collected by us, and how we make sure that your personal information is secure.
This site is designed to be appropriate for all users, but we collect personal information only from users who are at least 13 years old. If you are not yet 13 years old please do not participate in any of the activities that require you to provide personal information (like purchasing something or signing up for a newsletter). We require you to certify that you are 13 years old or older to register on the site or to sign up for newsletters.
This website is operated in the US and in accordance with the laws of the U.S.
Collection Of Personal Information
We collect personal information about you only when you visit this website and choose to give us that information.
We do automatically collect and store certain non-personal information about our users. For example, we collect visitor IP addresses, browser version information and reference site domain names. This information is used for our internal review as a way to monitor our performance and improve site functionality.
E-cards and E-mail-a-Friend
To use the E-Card or E-mail-a-Friend functions of this site you must choose to give us some personal information (i.e. your name and e-mail address and your friend's name and e-mail address.) We do not use this information for marketing or for any other reason than to send the E-mail or E-card you have requested and we do not retain that information longer than is necessary to fulfill your request.
Use of Personal Information
We use personal information that you provide to send you information you have requested (like an e-mail newsletter) or to process transactions and send you products you have ordered.
When you register with ABRAMSbooks.com you will be able to save shipping and billing addresses in your account to expedite future orders. For your protection, we do not associate credit card information at the account level, you must enter your credit card number every time you transact.
We offer registration as a service to our visitors, to make shopping and managing your newsletter preferences easier, but you do not need to register to use this site or to buy things from us. You can always visit, shop and checkout as a guest.
Updating Your Personal Information
If you would like to update your personal information or newsletter preferences, just login and go to the "my account" area of the site. Or else please e-mail us at email@example.com from the e-mail address associated with your account and we'll be happy to update the information for you. Please allow 5-10 business days for your updated information to be updated in all of our systems.
We will give you the opportunity to "opt-out" of future mailings in every newsletter or promotional e-mail we send you. Or if you decide at any time that you do not want to receive newsletters or promotional emails from us you can e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org and request that you be removed from our mailing lists or change your newsletter preferences by logging in visiting the "my account" area of this website. Please allow 5-10 business days for your preferences to be updated in all of our systems.
Java Script Page Tags
Each page on our site contains code that sends information to a third party service provider when that page is viewed. This allows us to keep track of how many people are viewing each page, which are the most popular features of the site, etc. These page tags contain no personal information about the visitor.
This site contain may contain links to third-party sites. These other websites have their own websites and privacy policies. Nothing in this document relates to the privacy policies of any other website.
Disclosure of Your Information to Third Parties and Operational Service Providers
We employ 128-bit SSL (Secure Socket Layer) encryption on all transactions. To make sure that your purchase is secure, please use your web browser to confirm that encryption has been detected.