Privacy Policy

About the data we collect and what we do with it

This privacy policy sets out how IncomeShops uses and protects any information that you give us when you use this website. IncomeShops is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement. IncomeShops may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes.

 

1.0    Information Collection

This Privacy Policy is entered into as a condition of the Terms of Service between you and us.  We collect information from users of our website and, where applicable, users of our hosted services ("users”, "you”).  Certain activities on our Site and in our hosted services, including, without limitation, participation in certain offers, using certain products or services, subscribing to newsletters and purchasing products and services, may require us to have you enter personal information, including without limitation, your name, e-mail address, mailing address, phone number, gender, buying preferences, survey data, or credit card information into systems operated by us or by our business partners. 

2.0    Information Usage

Any of the information we collect may be used and disclosed in furtherance of our business which may include (without limitation) the following uses and disclosures:

1.       To personalize our users’ experience

2.       To improve our website or products

3.       To improve customer service and provide customer support

4.       To promote use of our services. For example, if you submit your personal information to us when you visit our Site and don’t sign up for any of our services or buy any products or services, we may send you an email asking whether you want to sign up. And if you use any of our services, or have bought products and/or services from us, and we think you might benefit from using another service or Item we offer, we may send you an email telling you about it.

5.       To bill and collect money owed to us. This includes sending you emails, invoices, receipts, notices of delinquency, and alerting you if we need a different credit card number. We use third parties for secure credit card transaction processing, and we may send billing information to those third parties to process your orders and credit card payments.

6.       To send you system alert messages. For example, we may let you know about temporary or permanent changes to our Site, like planned outages, new features, version updates, releases, abuse warnings, and changes to our Privacy Policy.

7.       To enforce compliance with our Terms of Service and applicable law. This may include developing tools and algorithms that help us prevent violations.

8.       To protect the rights and safety of our users and third parties, as well as our own.

9.       To meet legal requirements like complying with court orders, compliance and regulatory laws, and valid subpoenas.

10.     To provide information to representatives and advisors, like legal counsel and accountants, to help us comply with legal, accounting, or security requirements.

11.     To prosecute and defend a court, arbitration, or similar proceeding.

12.     To support and improve the services we offer.  This includes adding features that evaluate your interests or preferences.

13.     To communicate with you about your account for informational or promotional reasons.

14.     To transfer your information in the event that we sell, merge, consolidate or are acquired by a third party.

15.     To send you informational and promotional content.

3.0     Cookies

We use cookies.  These are small files that websites or their service provider transfers to your computer’s hard drive through your web browser (if you allow it) that enables the site’s or service provider’s systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information about you.  We use cookies to help remember and process your usage preferences and selections. You should be aware that you can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or even choose to turn off all cookies via their browser settings.  This is an action that you may choose, at your sole reasonable discretion, to take, it being understood that like most other websites, ours may not function properly if your browser’s settings do not permit cookies.

4.0    Third Party Information Disclosures

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties our user’s personally identifiable information but in some cases, we are obligated to share this information with our infrastructure providers who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing users, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential.  We may also release user information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our Site’s policies, or protect ours or others rights, property, or safety. Notwithstanding the foregoing, non-personally identifiable user information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.

5.0    Third party links

To the extent that you can link from our site to a third party site, you agree and understand that these third party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. Therefore, we have no responsibility or liability to you for the content and activities of these linked sites.  Use of these linked sites are at your sole reasonable discretion.

6.0    Online Privacy Policy

This online privacy policy applies only to information collected through our website or through our other online offerings and not to information collected offline.

7.0    Consent

By using this website or any of our products or services, you consent to this Privacy Policy.

8.0    Changes to Our Privacy Policy

If, at our sole discretion, this Privacy Policy is changed, such changes will be posted to this page and will be binding upon both you and us immediately upon posting.