|ScrapConnect.net Privacy Statement|
ScrapConnect.net wants to build your trust and
confidence in our site and demonstrate our commitment to protect your privacy.
This statement describes the information we collect about you and how the
information is used. By visiting ScrapConnect.net, you are accepting the
practices described below.
Types of Information Gathered
- Information You Give Us: We receive and store any information you enter on the
site or share with us in any other way. You can choose not to provide
certain information, but you may not be able to take advantage of some of our
current or future features. We use the information that you provide for
responding to your requests, customizing future site experience, providing
information/features that meet your business needs, and communicating with you.
- Automatic Information: We receive and store certain types of information
whenever you interact with us. Like many web sites we use "cookies,"
to obtain certain types of information when your Web browser accesses the site.
We can offer utilities designed to help you visit our site anonymously, however
we will not be able to provide you with a personalized experience at
- E-mail Communications: To help us make e-mails more useful and interesting,
we often receive a confirmation when you open e-mail from Scrapconnect.net if
your computer supports such capabilities. If you have requested information from
us we want to make sure you are receiving the responses.
Use of "Cookies"
- Cookies are alphanumeric identifiers that we
transfer to your computer's hard drive through your Web browser to enable our
systems to recognize your browser and provide features such as storage of
items in your Shopping Bag between visits.
- The "help" portion of the toolbar on
most browsers will tell you how to prevent your browser from accepting new
cookies, how to have the browser notify you when you receive a new cookie, or
how to disable cookies altogether. However, cookies may allow you to take
better advantage of some of Scrapconnect.netís features, and we recommend
that you leave them turned on.
Sharing Information with 3rd Parties
We do not generally provide information about
our customers to 3rd parties. Please note the following:
- Promotional Offers: We may send offers to selected groups of
Scrapconnect.net users on behalf of other businesses unless a customer
indicates in their profile that they do not want to receive these
communications. We do not share your name and address with other businesses.
- Protection of ScrapConnect.net and Others: We release account and other personal information
when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law; enforce or
apply our Term of Use and other
agreements; or protect the rights, property, or safety of DJJ, our users, or
- With Your Consent: Other than as mentioned above, if a situation arises
that we feel might benefit our users, you will receive notice that the
information may go to third parties and you will have an opportunity to choose
not to share the information.
Security of your Credit Card Information
- Transaction Safe Guarantee: We are very confident in the security of Internet
transactions, therefore we offer our Transaction Safe Guarantee. If unauthorized
charges are made to your card as a result of transacting business at
ScrapConnect.net we will cover your liabilities. However, in the event of
unauthorized usage, you must first contact your credit card provider in
accordance with its reporting rules and procedures.
Federal Law Protection: Under the Fair Credit Billing Act, federal law
protects all of your credit card purchases. In the very unlikely event
that your credit card is stolen over the Internet, your maximum
liability is $50. If your credit card company holds you responsible for
this amount, ScrapConnect.net will reimburse you up to $50.
- We work to protect the security of your
information during transmission by using Secure Sockets Layer (SSL)
software, which encrypts information you input.
- We reveal only the last four digits of
your credit card numbers when confirming an order. Of course, we transmit
the entire credit card number to the appropriate credit card company
during order processing.
- It is important for you to protect against
unauthorized access to your password and to your computer. Be sure to sign
off when finished using a shared computer.
If you have any questions about our Privacy Statement, please contact:
Webmaster - ScrapConnect.com
300 Pike Street
Cincinnati, Ohio 45202