To provide you with the services and Products that Company has to offer, we request specific personal information as detailed below.
Age Requirementsfor General Use of Site and for Purchases.
Participation and registration on the Site is restricted to those individuals at least 18 years of age (or 19 years of age if you reside in Alaska, Alabama, New Jersey, or Utah) and are fully able and competent to enter into the terms, conditions, obligations, affirmations, representations and warranties herein. By using, registering, or making any payments on the Site, you hereby represent that you are at least 18 years of age (or 19 years of age if you reside in Alaska, Alabama, New Jersey, or Utah). See the Terms and Conditions prior to purchasing.
What Information We Collect and How We Use It.
1. Personal Information: We collect personally identifiable information as a condition of registration at the Site, purchasing our TAC Sciences products (“Products”), subscribing to our mailing list, or submitting information to us via email.
a. Categories of Personal Information Collected.
i. Registration Information: You may register as a member to our Site to expedite your purchase of our Products. When you register for our Site, you will be asked to provide your email address and select a password. You may choose to add your billing address and shipping address to your account information in order to expedite the checkout process.
ii. Products: If you decide to purchase a Product, we will also need to know your full name, telephone number, shipping and billing addresses, credit card number, security code, and expiration date. Such credit card information will not be stored on the Site’s servers.
b. How We Use Your Personal Information. We will process and use personally identifiable information about you for the following reasons or in the following ways:
i. For our market research purposes.
ii. To register you as a member on the Site and manage and maintain your account.
iii. Process, validate, confirm, verify, and deliver your Products (including, but not limited to, processing payment card transactions and contacting you about your orders, including by telephone).
iv. Maintain a record of the purchases you make on the Site.
v. Respond to your questions and comments and provide customer support.
vi. Communicate with you about our and our Affiliates’ (as defined below) products, services, offers, events and promotions, and offer you products and services we believe may be of interest to you. “Affiliates” shall mean any entity that controls, is controlled by, or is under common control with TAC Sciences LLC and includes any officer, director, partner or member of TAC Sciences LLC.
vii. Analyze and enhance our marketing communications and strategies.
viii. Analyze trends and statistics regarding the user experience when visiting the Site, mobile applications or social media assets, and the purchases visitors make on our Site.
ix. We need to send the information to third party partners, vendors, agents, or service providers who work on behalf of Company to provide Products or service for you on our behalf and to provide other related services, including, but not limited to, payment processing, shipping, order tracking, promotional fulfilment, and customer service.
x. We need to respond to valid legal process. This includes a search warrant, subpoena, or court order, and any other instance when we believe we are required to do so by law.
xi. We deem it necessary to disclose personally identifiable information, in our sole discretion, to comply with any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request, or to protect Company’s rights or interests. We may also exchange information, including personally identifiable information, with other companies and organizations for credit fraud protection and risk reduction.
xii. For any other purpose or use, provided we have your consent.
2. Traffic Data and How It Is Used. We track and collect the following categories of traffic data: (1) web beacons; (2) IP addresses; (3) log files; (4) domain servers; (5) types of computers accessing the Site; (6) types of web browsers used to access the Site; (7) duration of visit to the Site; and (8) how you arrived to the Site (collectively “Traffic Data”). Traffic Data is anonymous information that does not personally identify you but is helpful for marketing purposes or for improving your experience on the Site. Traffic Data may be used by us and shared with third parties in order to provide tailored information on the Site about goods and services that may be of interest to you.
a. Cookies and IP Addresses: We may also use “cookies” to customize content specific to your interests and to store your password so you do not have to re-enter it each time you visit the Site. A cookie is a piece of data that enables us to track and target your preferences. The cookie will be stored on your computer's hard drive until you remove it. We may also use temporary or "session" cookies to help you shop. You can have your browser notify you of, or automatically reject, cookies. If you reject our cookies, you may still use the Site, but you may be limited in the use of some of the features.
b. Web Beacons: We may use web beacons (or clear GIF’s) on our Site or include them in the email messages we send you. Web beacons (also known as “web bugs”) are small strings of code that provide a method of delivering a graphic image on a web page or in an email message for the purpose of transferring data. We use web beacons for many purposes, including site traffic reporting, unique visitor counts, and email auditing and reporting, and personalization. Information gathered through web beacons may be linked to your personal information.
c. IP Addresses: Company may also keep track of Internet Protocol (IP) addresses to troubleshoot technical concerns and to maintain website safety and security. An IP address is a number that is used by computers on the network to identify your computer every time you log on to the Internet.
d. Log Files: Company may collect information in the form of logs – files that record website activity and gather statistics about web users’ browsing habits. These entries are generated anonymously, and help us determine (among other things) how many and how often users have visited our Site, which pages you have visited, and other similar data (a.k.a., navigational data). We also use the log file entries for our internal marketing and demographic studies, so we can constantly improve the online services we provide you. Log files are used internally only, and are not associated with any particular user, computer, or browser.
Sale or Acquisition of Assets.
Various security measures, such as encryption and passwords, are implemented by us in accordance with industry standards to protect the security of your personal information as well as sensitive information both online and offline.
Unfortunately, despite our security efforts, there is always a risk that third parties may unlawfully intercept transmissions. As a result, we cannot ensure the security of any information you transmit, and you transmit all information at your own risk.
For avoidance of doubt, if we provide links to social media platforms, such as Facebook or Twitter, and you choose to visit those websites through our links, please note that the personal information you post, transmit or otherwise make available on those websites may be viewed by the general public. Company does not control the user-posted content on its social media homepages and is not responsible for any third party use of your personal information that you have posted, transmitted or otherwise made available there.
Updating Personal Information; Termination of Membership.
If a registered member’s information changes, the member can edit or remove their personal information under the “My Account” setting. A member’s account is not deleted unless specifically requested in writing via email to Info@tacsciences.com.
A user who has submitted his or her information in order to join our mailing list may choose to unsubscribe from any future communications by clicking on the “unsubscribe” feature within the email communication, if any,
However, please note that: (1) a user may not opt out of receiving necessary administrative announcements from the Site or one-time emails initiated by you, such as order confirmation emails; (2) we may retain your information for the purpose of preventing, investigating, or identifying possible wrongdoing in connection with the Site or to comply with legal obligations, and in any case, your basic account information (your email address and password) will remain on our servers unless specifically requested to be removed; and (3) deleting your account does not delete the content you have submitted to us beyond your “My Account” page, such as photos you may have submitted to us via email.
Company reserves the right to cancel a customer or user’s membership and account at any time, in its sole discretion.
Your California Privacy Rights.
If you are a California resident, you may request that we provide to you: (i) a list of the categories of personal information about you that Company has disclosed to third parties for the third parties’ direct marketing purposes during the calendar year preceding your request; (ii) the names and addresses of such third parties; and (iii) if the nature of the third parties’ business cannot reasonably be determined from their names, examples of the products or services marketed, if known to Company, sufficient to give you a reasonable indication of the nature of the third parties’ business.
Other than to our Affiliates, we do not provide your personal information (excluding aggregated information) to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. However, we do provide such information to third party service providers who work on behalf of Company to provide Products or services to you on our behalf and to provide other related services, including, but not limited to, payment processing, shipping, order tracking, promotional fulfilment, and customer service.