SunMaxx Solar respects the privacy of our customers. This official Privacy and Security Statement is designed to help you understand what information we gather and how we use it.
ONLINE PRIVACY – THE INFORMATION WE GATHER
The type of information we gather online falls into five general categories:
- Online Order Information
- Voluntary Registered Shopper Information
WHAT HAPPENS TO MY INFORMATION AFTER WE RECEIVE IT?
SSL protects information en route to us. SSL certificate technology helps ensure that SunMaxx Solar is the actual recipient of this information. But we don’t stop there. We also work very hard to make sure the information you send us is stored and managed securely once we receive it. All data collected is stored on site and is protected by multiple levels of data and structural security.
ONLINE ORDER INFORMATION
If you choose to purchase products from any of SunMaxx Solar’s websites, we require the following information in order to fulfill your order:
- Contact phone number (s)
- E-mail address
- Credit card account information or payment information.
We use this information to process your order and to make sure that it is delivered to you. Aggregated order information is also used to track and analyze overall shopping trends, which allows SunMaxx Solar to improve product offerings and services to its members and customers. When you do a purchase on SunMaxx Solar website, you are automatically add into the opt-in of our Newsletter.
We request an e-mail address during the order process so that we can send an e-mail confirmation message acknowledging the receipt of your order. This message contains your name, address, SunMaxx Solar membership number (if applicable), the list of items you purchased, an order reference number, a confirmation of your shipping method, and the total amount of items requested. Please note that this confirmation e-mail does NOT contain your credit card number.
ONLINE SECURITY STATEMENT
We understand that many consumers are concerned about Internet security. SunMaxx Solar employs industry-leading technologies to store sensitive information and protect it while in transit over the
Internet. The following Security Statement describes the technologies we use and provides additional details about how we handle sensitive data like credit card information. We want you to be able to shop at SunMaxx Solar with complete confidence. If for any reason you feel uncomfortable shopping with us online.
THE TRANSMISSION OF SENSITIVE DATA
We work hard to protect the information that you send to us while it is in route to and from our sites. To provide secure transmission, SunMaxx Solar employs Secure Sockets Layer technology (SSL) on those pages that involve sensitive information such as credit card numbers. SSL, which is supported by a vast majority of Internet browsers available today, is the most commonly employed method of secure, encrypted communication used on the Internet.
We have also obtained THAWte digital security certificates for all of our websites. THAWte is an independent third party that authenticates the identity of others on the Internet. By registering with THAWte, we provide you a method of independently authenticating that the entity you are dealing with over the Internet is actually SunMaxx Solar.