What information does
Our primary purpose in collecting personal information is to provide you with a
safe, smooth, efficient, and customized experience. This allows us to provide
services and features that most likely meet your needs, and to customize our
service to make your experience safer and easier. We only collect personal
information about you that we consider necessary for achieving this purpose.
If you choose to use our services, we require you to provide contact and
identity information, billing information, shipping information and other
personal information as indicated on the forms on our site. Where possible, we
indicate which fields are required and which fields are optional.
We use data collection devices such as "cookies" on certain pages of the Site
to help analyze our web page flow, measure promotional effectiveness, and
promote trust and safety. "Cookies" are small files placed on your hard drive
enter your password only once during a session. You are always free to decline
our cookies if your browser permits, although in that case you cannot log in and
cannot place orders on our site.
We keep the information you give us secure using "Secure Socket Layers" ("SSL"),
an industry standard encryption technology. SSL encrypts all ordering
information, including your name, address and credit card number, so it cannot
be read in transit.
As required by law under the Fair Credit Billing Act, your credit card issuer
must limit your liability to $50 in the extremely rare case of confirmed credit
card fraud. When you place an order on expresspencils.com, a Federally Insured
and Accredited Banking Institution manages the credit card processing.
Our Use of Your Information and Opting
We use your personal information to bill you for your purchases, as well as
In the future, we may make some limited name and postal address information
available to other organizations that provide goods or services we feel may be
of interest to you. ExpressPencils.com will under no circumstances share your
email address with 3rd party companies.
Information about the activity of visitors to this site is tracked
automatically when you visit our site or sign in. We use this information for
internal review in aggregate and to improve your shopping experience. Monitoring
customer traffic patterns and website usage helps us improve the design and
layout of the online store.
Based on your online experience, we may send you recommendations for items
that may interest you. These communications will only come from
ExpressPencils.com, or those working on behalf of ExpressPencils.com. We may
also notify you of important functionality changes to the website,
expresspencils.com services, or special online offers we think you'll find
You can opt out of receiving these marketing promotions via the mail or
telephone any time. To opt out of postal mail and telephone contacts, simply
e-mail us at
firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note that it may take up
to 6 weeks to remove your name from future mailings. To opt out of our
email list, email us at email@example.com
How secure is my account information?
ExpressPencils.com uses industry standard efforts to safeguard the
confidentiality of your personally identifiable information, such as firewalls
and Secure Socket Layers. We make every effort to protect the loss, misuse, and
alteration of the information under our control. In addition, we always use a
secure connection when collecting personal financial information from you.
However, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100%
Your information is stored on ExpressPencils.com servers located in the
United States. We use industry standard safeguards to protect your personal
information against loss or theft as well as unauthorized access and disclosure
to protect your privacy. We treat data as an asset that must be protected
against loss and unauthorized access. We employ many different security
techniques to protect such data from unauthorized access by users inside and
outside the company.