Elite Advertising & Design, Inc. Privacy Notice

Last updated: August 16, 2012

Elite Advertising & Design, Inc. knows that you care how information about you is used and shared, and we appreciate your trust that we will do so carefully and sensibly. This notice describes our privacy policy. By visiting Elite Advertising & Design.com or any of our county business directory sites, you are accepting the practices described in this Privacy Notice.

  • What Personal Information About Customers Does Elite Advertising & Design, Inc. Gather?
  • What About Cookies?
  • Does Elite Advertising & Design, Inc. Share the Information It Receives?
  • How Secure Is Information About Me?

What Personal Information About Customers Does Elite Advertising & Design, Inc. Gather?

The information we learn from customers helps us personalize and continually improve your shopping experience at Elite Advertising & Design, Inc.. Here are the types of information we gather.

Information You Give Us: We receive and store any information you enter on our Web site or give us in any other way. You can choose not to provide certain information, but then you might not be able to take advantage of many of our features. We use the information that you provide for such purposes as responding to your requests, customizing your business listings, improving our websites, and communicating with you. Automatic Information: We receive and store certain types of information whenever you interact with us. For example, like many Web sites, we use “cookies” and we obtain certain types of information when your Web browser accesses our county business directories. Although we will not be able to provide you with a personalized experience at Elite Advertising & Design, Inc. if we cannot recognize you, we want you to be aware that these tools exist. E-mail Communications: To help us make e-mails more useful and interesting, we often receive a confirmation when you open an account with Elite Advertising & Design, Inc..

What About 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 store items in your history 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, we recommend that you leave them turned on. We use cookies to help identify you and maintain your signed-in status. Most cookies are”session cookies”, meaning that they are automatically deleted from your hard drive at the end of a session. You are always free to decline our cookies if your browser permits, although doing so may interfere with your use of the Site. You may encounter cookies from third parties on certain pages of the Site that we do not control. (For example, if you view a web page created by another user, there may be a “cookie” placed by that web page).

Does Elite Advertising & Design, Inc. Share the Information It Receives?

Information about our customers is an important part of our business, and we are not in the business of selling it to others. We share customer information only as described below and with subsidiaries Amazon.com, Inc. controls that either are subject to this Privacy Notice or follow practices at least as protective as those described in this Privacy Notice. Protection of Elite Advertising & Design, Inc. and Others: We release account and other personal information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law; or protect the rights, property, or safety of Elite Advertising & Design, Inc., our users, or others. This includes exchanging information with other companies and organizations for fraud protection and credit risk reduction. Obviously, however, this does not include selling, renting, sharing, or otherwise disclosing personally identifiable information from customers for commercial purposes in violation of the commitments set forth in this Privacy Notice. With Your Consent: Other than as set out above, you will receive notice when information about you might go to third parties, and you will have an opportunity to choose not to share the information.

How Secure Is Information About Me?

We use CyberSource services to process credit card payments. CyberSource has been certified to be compliant with the Visa Cardholder Information Security Program (“Visa CISP”) since the program’s inception in 2002. Visa CISP is the bankcard industry’s most stringent security standard. CyberSource has also been certified to be compliant with the Visa International Account Information Security program. Examples of CyberSource’s security measures include: physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards; sophisticated security monitoring tools; documented security policies; use of 3DES encryption for transmissions of Order Information to and from Merchants; restricted access of personally identifiable information only to those of our employees that need to know the information; and, periodic security audits by third party security experts. 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.

Which Information Can I Access?

Elite Advertising & Design, Inc. gives you access to a broad range of information about your account and your interactions with Elite Advertising & Design, Inc. for the limited purpose of viewing and, in certain cases, updating that information.