What information does ACT California collect?
When you visit and browse our site, we do not gather any information. It is only when you fill out a form for registration purposes, or when you order a product or service from us, that we do get information from you. Some of the kinds of info that we may ask you to enter into any of our forms include any or all of the items below:
Name, E-mail address, Home or Office Mailing address, Home or Office Phone number
Where does ACT use this information?
Whatever information we gather from you, or info that you share to us and encode into our database using the forms on our site, can and may be utilized by ACT in one or all of the following:
For the processing of your transactions
Any information that is in our database, and that you share with us, whether such info is considered private or public knowledge, will not be sold, exchanged, transferred, or given to other companies or entities, for any reason whatsoever, unless it is with prior consent from you, except when it is needed for the delivery of the service or the product that you ordered from us.
For sending you periodical emails
Email addresses that you supply ACT, whether for order processing or for registration purposes, can and may also be utilized when our site sees the need to inform you of updates regarding your order. These may also be used when we need to send you occasional company updates, service information, company news, or related product updates, etc.
Note: If you should decide that you would rather unsubscribe from ACT’s mailing list, you may do so any time. This can be done with the guidance of the detailed instructions you will find at the bottom of every email we send.
How will ACT protect any information shared with us?
ACT has quite a number of security measures in place to help keep the personal information that you share with us safe every single time you place an order with us.
Included in our list of safety measures is the use of a secure server. Any and all sensitive information supplied to us by users is conveyed via SSL (Secure Socket Layer) technology. This is then encrypted into our payment gateway providers’ database, and can only be accessed by people and entities who have been given special access rights to such encrypted and protected systems. These entities and individuals are also obliged to sustain the privacy of such information.
When a transaction is finished, any private information that is supplied to us (social security numbers, addresses, etc.) may only be kept on the database for a total of 60 days.
Does ACT’s website utilize cookies?
These cookies are commonly used by numerous websites like us in order to put together aggregate data that covers website traffic, and website interaction. Such information is used to enable our company to offer site visitors better site experiences, plus ushers in the creation of improved site tools that can be used by these same visitors in the future.
In case you are not aware of this, you can actually have your computer tell you every time a cookie is sent by any site or entity, including our site or our service provider. You also have the option to turn these cookies off with the use of your browser settings. If you do decide to turn off these cookies, a number of the services that you are supposed to get on our website might not function as they should on your end. Should this happen, you can still contact us to place your orders via your phone.
Does ACT disclose or share information to anyone else?
ACT does not sell, trade, or transfer any personally identifiable information that they gather to any outside entity. This stipulation does not include however any of the company’s trusted third parties, which are there to help in the proper operation of the website, the running of the business, and the serving of clients, as long as these very same third parties agree to keep any information safe and secure.
Information however may be released if and when the company sees that it is needed for compliance with the law, for the enforcement of site policies, or for the protection of the safety, rights and property of the company or of others. There is a possibility as well that non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other entities for reasons such as marketing, advertising and others.
Third party links
Occasionally and when the company sees it as ideal, our site may offer and/or include services or products from third parties on the site. These third party deals, and the sites you may find these on, have their own privacy policies, which are separate and sometimes different from ours. With this knowledge, you should know that our company has no responsibility or liability when it comes to the activities as well as content that can be seen on these linked sites. However, since ACT seeks to protect the website’s reliability, and our visitors’ privacy, we will gladly welcome whatever comments or feedback you have regarding these third party sites.
California Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance
Since ACT values your privacy, we have taken the necessary provisions for our site to be acquiescent with the California Online Privacy Protection Act. As such, ACT will not give out any of your personal information to outside entities, unless it is with your approval.