Securing Your Privacy
Our precious metals IRA information and our fulfillment partner websites are secured sites with up to date Transport Layer Security (TLS)/Secure Sockets Layer (SSL), both frequently referred to as “SSL” certificates for your protection to ensure that your visit with either of us is a private and secure one. Your private information is never shared with unauthorized parties and is stored in our respective fully encrypted databases giving you absolute security on the most sensitive information that you submit.
Protecting Your Personal Information
Your personal information that you submit to our fulfillment partner is contained within securely controlled networks and can only be accessed by our fulfillment partner’s employees with the appropriate level of access. Any personal information shared by our or our fulfillment partner employees are transmitted through a secure connection and is safely stored in our respective encrypted databases in instances where information is collected. Currently, Buy Silver Bullion Online does not collect your personal information. Personal information collection regarding your precious metals IRA needs is currently handled by our fulfillment partner to minimize unnecessary duplication or sharing.
Protecting Your Personal Email
All e-mails that are sent out from authorized Buy Silver Bullion Online representatives and/or our fulfillment partner are sent from secured servers increasing the protection of your private information. Generally all e-mails will contain an opt-out link which you can click to have your name removed permanently from our or our fulfillment partner’s e-mail list. Buy Silver Bullion Online nor our fulfillment partner do not send unsolicited e-mails and will only add you to our e-mail list if you have requested specific information. We value your privacy and will never share your e-mail address with an unauthorized Buy Silver Bullion Online or fulfillment partner representative.
Cookies and Tracking
We utilize cookies and tracking pixels to increase our productivity and overall visitor experience. A cookie is a small data string that is written on your computer hard drive by a web server. (A web server is the computer that hosts a website and responds to requests received from your computer). Cookies can play an important role in providing a great customer experience using the web.
Among other things, cookies enable a website to maintain information when a user’s web browser requests a series of web pages. Without cookies, for example, a website owner may not be able to recognize that a user just completed the first step during an ordering process so that the second step can be presented.
Cookies generally hold information, including data strings that contain a unique user ID which allows us and our fulfillment partner, to customize your experiences and gather information relevant to what you may be interested in. For example, cookies allow us, and others who place and access cookies on our website, to deliver advertising and other content specific to your interests, keep track of your purchases and alert you to new products or promotional opportunities based on your current services.
Buy Silver Bullion Online also collects identifiable information through the use of tracking pixels. A tracking pixel is a transparent graphic image (usually 1 pixel x 1 pixel) that is placed on a web page and, in combination with a cookie, allows for the collection of information regarding the use of the web page that contains the tracking pixel. We use tracking pixels to tell when an advertisement has been clicked on or otherwise interacted with, track both our and our fulfillment partner’s web traffic and use that information to judge which advertisements are more appealing to users and which marketing efforts present the best experiences for our visitors.
With tracking pixels and cookies Buy Silver Bullion Online is able to access limited private information such as first name, IP address, potential investment amount and the state or region of the referral who accessed our website on behalf of our fulfillment partner. Buy Silver Bullion Online has been granted access to this limited private information so that we can fine tune and tailor our individual marketing campaigns toward specific demographics. In all cases, we use our fulfillment partner’s third-party service providers to help us analyze this information and present a superior experience to our visitors.
Buy Silver Bullion Online contains web beacons in the form of clear .gif files, which are electronic images that allow for the collection of information about your interactions on our sites. Web beacons may be used to place advertisements, to understand website traffic patterns and the number of visitors to our website, and to measure the effectiveness of advertisements or email advertising messages.
Behavioral Targeting Opt-Out
In accordance with accepted online advertising industry best practices, you have the ability at any time to opt out of Interest-Based Advertising. If you desire to exercise your opt out rights, please visit the following consumer resources for complete details:
March 21, 2019