ShopperCrux takes your privacy concerns very seriously, and will always take appropriate measures to protect your personal information.
1. Personal Information
You are able to browse the Site without giving us any personal information, however we do require personal information if You use some of our services.
When You use our Website, we collect and store Your personal information which is provided by You from time to time. Our primary goal in doing so is to provide you a safe, efficient, smooth and customized experience. This allows us to provide services and features that most likely meet your needs, and to customize our Site to make your experience safer and easier. More importantly, while doing so we collect personal information from you that we consider necessary for achieving this purpose.
In general, you can browse the Site without telling us who you are or revealing any personal information about yourself. Once you give us your personal information, you are not anonymous to us. Where possible, we indicate which fields are required and which fields are optional. You always have the option to not provide information by choosing not to use a particular service or feature on the Site.
If You transact with us, we collect some additional information, such as a billing address, a credit / debit card number and a credit / debit card expiration date and/ or other payment instrument details and tracking information from cheques or money orders.
If you do not provide information we reasonably require to us, we may not be able to provide our services.
2. Use of your information
ShopperCrux does not sell or rent your personal information to third parties.
We only collect personal information from You that we need to perform a service You have requested.
We may also (at your request) store some personal information to make it easier for You to use our site (e.g You can ask us to remember your details so You don’t have to enter them every time).
Your contact information is also used to contact You when necessary.
3. Who can see my information?
Your information is safe and secure and we do not publish any of your information without your approval.
We release account and other personal information only when we believe release is appropriate for legal compliance and law enforcement.
The only information the public can see with regard to customer is their usernames and comments in the ratings pages. We do however send your real name to the sellers or merchants selling their products on this Site.
If you make an enquiry or complaint, we will send all of that information as You require, and will keep a record of the enquiry for administration of the site.
4. Updating Your Personal Information
ShopperCrux provides You with ways in which You can alter your personal data, including changing your email address, password, phone number, etc.
You have the right to see the information we hold about You and to correct that information if You believe it is incorrect. This can generally be done directly on our Site.
From time to time You may receive emails from us about our products, offers, etc., or an update about new features, or newsletters.
You are able to "opt out" of most of these emails by either following the unsubscribe link on our emails, or by checking a box on your account preferences.
We do use email as a means of receiving feedback from our members, and we encourage You to email us with your questions or comments.
6. Control of Your Password
You are responsible for all actions taken with your user name, email address and password.
7. Data Security
We work diligently to protect the security of your personal information, including credit card/ debit card information and the personal details that You have expressly shared with us.
We protect your payment information during transmission by using the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol, which encrypts your information when transmitted over the Internet. It is important for You to protect against unauthorized access to your password and to your computer. Ensure You logout ShopperCrux account, especially if You access ShopperCrux from a shared computer.
These cookies are "permanent" cookies and stay on your computer for a year. We also use temporary cookies ("session" cookies) that only exist until You leave our site or close your browser. These may be used to make it easier for You to use the site (such as remembering form information so you don’t have to enter it more than once), to track your progress through the site so we can improve our website, or for site administration. The cookies we use only contain a unique code (a long sequence of letters and numbers). They do not contain any personal information and they do not give us access to any information on your computer.
9. Other information we collect
use additional information to do internal research on our users'
demographics, interests, and behaviour to better understand and serve
You and our community. This information may include the URL that You
just came from (whether this URL is on our site or not), which URL
You next go to (whether this URL is on our site or not), what browser
You are using, and your IP address.
Users who login have their IP addresses recorded. This information will only be provided to legal authorities in cases of suspected fraud or for law enforcement purposes. This information is stored securely and will not be provided to other members or non-authorised parties.
If You choose to post messages in our message areas or leave feedback, we will collect the information You provide to us.
If You send us personal correspondence, such as emails or letters, or if other users or third parties send us correspondence about your activities or postings on the Site, we may collect such information into a file specific to You.
10. Updates to our information practices
If You have any questions about our privacy policies or any other matter, please contact us.