This policy covers how epharmacies.com treats personal information that epharmacies.com collects and receives, including information related to your past use of epharmacies.com services. Personal information is information about you that is personally identifiable like your name, gender, email address, zip code and that is not otherwise publicly available.
This policy does not apply to the practices of companies that epharmacies.com does not own or control, or to people that epharmacies.com does not employ or manage.
Information Collection and Use
epharmacies.com collects personal information when you register with epharmacies.com, when you use epharmacies.com services, when you visit epharmacies.com pages.
When you register we ask for information such as your name, gender, email address, zip code, etc… Once you register with epharmacies.com and sign in to our services, you are not anonymous to us.
epharmacies.com automatically receives and records information on our server logs from your browser, including your IP, and the page you request.
epharmacies.com uses information for the following general purposes: to customize the advertising and content you see, fulfill your requests for products and services, improve our services, contact you, conduct research, and provide anonymous reporting for internal and external clients.
Any child under age 18 that attempts to register with epharmacies.com, will be asked to leave epharmacies.com and their account will be deleted effective immediately.
Third Party Cookies
Our third party partners employ clear gifs (a.k.a. Web Beacons/Web Bugs), images, and scripts that help them better manage content on our site. We do [not] tie the information gathered to our Customers’ or Users’ personal information.
Information Sharing and Disclosure
epharmacies.com does not rent, sell, or share personal information about you with other people or nonaffiliated companies except to provide products or services you’ve requested, when we have your permission, or under the following circumstances:
- We provide the information to trusted partners who work on behalf of or with epharmacies.com under confidentiality agreements. These companies may use your personal information to help epharmacies.com communicate with you about offers from epharmacies.com and our marketing partners. However, these companies do not have any independent right to share this information. These companies are authorized to use your personal information only as necessary to provide these services to us.
- We respond to subpoenas, court orders, or legal process, or to establish or exercise our legal rights or defend against legal claims;
- We believe it is necessary to share information in order to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, violations of epharmacies.com’s terms of service, or as otherwise required by law.
- epharmacies.com does not provide any personal information to the advertiser when you interact with or view a targeted ad. However, by interacting with or viewing an ad you are consenting to the possibility that the advertiser will make the assumption that you meet the targeting criteria used to display the ad.
Your Ability to Edit and Delete Your Account Information and Preferences
You can edit your epharmacies.com Member Account Information, at any time.
Updating/Accessing/Amending/Correcting Personal Information
If your personally information changes, or if you no longer desire our service, you may [correct, update, amend, delete/remove or deactivate it] by making the change on our member information page [or by emailing our Customer Support at [email protected] ] or by contacting us by telephone at 210-789-2973 or postal mail at the contact information listed below.
We reserve the right to send you certain communications relating to the epharmacies.com service, such as service announcements and administrative messages that are considered part of your epharmacies.com account, without offering you the opportunity to opt-out of receiving them. If you no longer wish to receive these emails you can cancel your account by contacting the epharmacies.com Site Admin at [email protected] or you can login click on the “Settings” tab and then click “Delete” account; all your account information will be permanently erased from our servers.
You may choose to stop receiving our newsletter or marketing emails by following the unsubscribe instructions included in these emails or you can contact us at [email protected]. To unsubscribe simply login to your account, click on the “Settings” tabs then click on the “Newsletter” tab, and then click on the radio button that states: “No, I do not subscribe to get updates.” Then click on the “Save Settings” button.
If you choose to use our referral service to tell a friend about our site, we will ask you for your friend’s name and email address. We will automatically send your friend a one-time email inviting him or her to visit the site. epharmacies.com stores this information for the sole purpose of sending this one-time email and tracking the success of our referral program.
Your friend may contact us at [email protected] to request that we remove this information from our database.
You can import contacts from your Outlook, Gmail, Yahoo! Mail, Hotmail, AOL, Facebook, LinkedIn, or other email account address book to invite them to become members of our site. We collect the username and password for the email account you wish to import your contacts from and will only use it for that purpose.
Confidentiality and Security
We limit access to personal information about you to employees who we believe reasonably need to come into contact with that information to provide products or services to you or in order to do their jobs.
We have physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards that comply with federal regulations to protect personal information about you.
The security of your personal information is important to us. We follow generally accepted industry standards to protect the personal information submitted to us, both during transmission and once we receive it. No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure, however. Therefore, we cannot guarantee its absolute security. If you have any questions about security on our Web site, you can contact us at [email protected].
When you enter sensitive information (such as personal health information) on our order forms, we encrypt the transmission of that information using secure socket layer technology (SSL).
We will retain your information for as long as your account is active or as needed to provide you services. If you wish to cancel your account or request that we no longer use your information to provide you services contact us at [email protected]. We will retain and use your information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.
epharmacies.com may update this policy. We will notify you about significant or material changes in the way we treat personal information by sending a notice to the primary email address specified in your epharmacies.com account or by placing a prominent notice on our site.
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Effective Date: August 22, 2012
Links to Other Web Sites
You can log in to our site using sign-in services such as Facebook Connect or an Open ID provider. These services will authenticate your identity and provide you the option to share certain personal information with us such as your name and email address to pre-populate our sign up form. Services like Facebook Connect give you the option to post information about your activities on this Web site to your profile page to share with others within your network.
Social Media Widgets
Our Web site offers publicly accessible blogs or community forums. You should be aware that any information you provide in these areas may be read, collected, and used by others who access them. To request removal of your personal information from our blog or community forum, contact us at [email protected]. In some cases, we may not be able to remove your personal information, in which case we will let you know if we are unable to do so and why.
Surveys or Contests
From time-to-time we may provide you the opportunity to participate in contests or surveys on our site. If you participate, we will request certain personally identifiable information from you. Participation in these surveys or contests is completely voluntary and you therefore have a choice whether or not to disclose this information. The requested information typically includes contact information (such as name and shipping address), and demographic information (such as zip code).
We use this information to notify contest winners, award prizes, to monitor site traffic or personalize the site, to send participants an email newsletter.
We may use a third party service provider to conduct these surveys or contests; that company is prohibited from using our users’ personally identifiable information for any other purpose. We will not share the personally identifiable information you provide through a contest or survey with other third parties unless we give you prior notice and choice.
Here is our physical mailing address:
607 E. Blanco #398
Boerne, Texas 78006
Community Rules and Regulations
To participate in the epharmacies.com community, we ask that you follow these requirements:
- Anyone under the age of 18 must leave this site
- No commercial solicitation or affiliate links
- No discussion of ongoing or planned criminal activity
- No offending, off-topic, cross-posted, misinforming, or insignificant postings
- Online pharmacies, please introduce yourselves in the community forum
The epharmacies.com community is moderated daily by Cary Byrd, the owner of this site, as well as by other employees of epharmacies.com whom he designates. Neither Byrd nor any employee of epharmacies.com is a medical professional, and our Web site does not provide medical or healthcare advice, diagnosis or treatment.
Additionally, all users of the epharmacies.com community should by default be considered non-medical professionals. We encourage all consumers to consult with a physician before deciding to take any medication.
Posts by users of the epharmacies.com community are visible to everyone. Users may modify or erase their posts after they are submitted. Community members must post information which is true and correct to their knowledge.
Both users and moderators of the epharmacies.com community are required to behave at all times with mutual respect and honesty. Users who use abusive language or otherwise show disrespect or dishonesty will receive a warning; a second instance will result in being banned from the community.