Privacy and Security
What information is collected about me?
When you register, sign up for our Alert Me service, or placed an order, we collect your basic details such as name, email, company contact information, personal contact information, and address, and when ordering, credit card information. Your IP address is also recorded when you visit the site.
How is my privacy protected?
How is the site secured?
We use a variety of security technologies and procedures to help protect your information. Hence we use SSL Servers to store the personal information you provide on computer systems, which are located in secure, controlled facilities. All information is encrypted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL).
The Information We Collect
When you visit this site, your IP address is recorded. We use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server if required and to administer our website by creating statistical reports and/ or tracking errors. Your IP address maybe used to help identify you when you buy and to gather broad demographic identification that will not be tied to your identity but perhaps company specific.
We ask for personal information as the following only:
(a)When you subscribe to our Alert or newsletter services.
(b)When you want to view detailed information about our products.
(c)When you want to submit a question about our products/services to our customer service.
(d)When you buy our products.
The types of personal information that may be collected on these pages are typically: Your name, Company name, your Work title, mailing address, e-mail address, phone /cell number, fax number and credit card information or other if paying by other modes of Payment.
How We Use Information
When you buy something, your information will be stored on our system to complete the buying process and thereafter as it must be shared with an outside party in order to verify your credit card information and your order placed for delivery of final report/s or information to you. We also record information about your questions to us and your purchases so that we and you can keep track of what you've asked about or ordered directly on our site. Additionally, we may need to further contact you about your questions and/or your orders.
We use email addresses to send you the Alerts or newsletters you've requested, to answer the email we receive and to communicate with you about publications which you have told us you would be interested in hearing about.
Other Parties' Collection and Use of Your Information
We do not share, sell, rent, or trade personal identifiable information with third parties for their promotional purposes without your consent in exceptional circumstances post your approval.
We do use agents, service providers and other third parties to provide some services on our site for trade purposes. These companies do not retain, share, store or use personally identifiable information for any other purposes then those described below:
We may share your contact information with the publisher(s) whose reports you purchase for further order processing. The publisher(s) may send you marketing materials. If you do not wish to receive these materials you will need to contact the publisher directly in order to opt-out (providing the publisher offers an opt-out).
Other Third Parties
A third party tracking service provider may set cookies on our website to help us to track data from various marketing efforts. We do not link the information we store in cookies to any personally identifiable information you submit while on our site.
Our publishers use an outside shipping service provider to fulfill orders if you have requested for hardcopy. These orders will be shipped to you directly from the publisher. In these cases, the publisher receives your contact information and order details.
Credit Card Processing:
When you buy something with a credit card, we use a credit card processing service provider to verify your credit card and bill you accordingly. In addition, the name of your company and your name and contact information will be shared with the publisher of the information you bought.
Changes in this Privacy Statement
We reserve the right to modify this privacy statement at any time, so please review it frequently. If we make material changes to this policy, we will notify you here, by email, or by means of a notice on our home page.
We reserve the right to disclose your personally identifiable information as required by any whether local or international law and when we believe that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights and/or to comply with a judicial proceeding, court order, or legal process served on our website.