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Privacy Policy

DotShoppingcart ("we" or "us") takes your privacy seriously. Please read the following to learn more about our privacy policy.


This policy covers how DotShoppingcart treats personal information that DotShoppingcart collects and receives, including information related to your past use of DotShoppingcart products and services. Personal information is information about you that is personally identifiable like your name, address, email address, or phone number, and that is not otherwise publicly available.

Information Collection and Use

We collect, store and process Your personal information on servers located in the United States. If You choose to use our Services, we may require You to provide contact and identity information, billing information, and other personal information as indicated on the our DotShoppingcart site. We collect and store the following information:

  • Email address, physical contact information, and (depending on the service used) financial information;
  • Computer sign-on data, statistics on page views, traffic to and from DotShoppingcart Site and ad data (all through cookies - You can take steps to disable cookies on Your browser, however this will affect Your ability to use DotShoppingcart Site);
  • Desired domain name (optional) and desired store name;
  • Information from your browser, including your IP address and the page you request.
  • Forum posts and other messages, including correspondence between DotShoppingcart and You; and General information regarding the DotShoppingcart Services You have registered to receive.


We use information for the following general purposes: to customize the advertising and content you see, fulfill your requests for products and services, improve our services, contact you, conduct research, and provide anonymous reporting for internal and external clients.

Information Sharing and Disclosure

DotShoppingcart does not rent, sell, or share personal information about you with other people or non-affiliated companies except to provide products or services you've requested, when we have your permission, or under the following circumstances:

  • We provide the information to trusted partners who work on behalf of or with us under confidentiality agreements. These companies may use your personal information to help DotShoppingcart communicate with you about offers from DotShoppingcart and our marketing partners. However, these companies do not have any independent right to share this information.
  • We respond to subpoenas, court orders, or legal process, or to establish or exercise our legal rights or defend against legal claims.
  • We believe it is necessary to share information in order to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, violations of DotShoppingcart's terms of use, or as otherwise required by law
  • We transfer information about you if we are acquired by or merged with another company. In this event, We will notify you before information about you is transferred and becomes subject to a different privacy policy


Your Ability to Edit and Delete Your Account Information and Preferences

If you are registered to receive our Services, You can access, review and modify Your personal information at any time by logging into your account page on the DotShoppingcart Site. If You post messages using DotShoppingcart forum or other message areas that may be made available on the DotShoppingcart Site, it will not later be possible to edit or delete those messages. We delete personal information when we no longer need it for the purposes we described earlier. We retain personal information as permitted by law to resolve disputes, enforce our policies, and help prevent bad guys from coming back.

Confidentiality and Security

To prevent unauthorized access, promote data security, and encourage appropriate use of information, we use a variety of tools (encryption technologies, passwords, physical and electronic security, procedural safeguards) to assist in the protection of Your information. However, "perfect security" does not exist on the Internet, so we make no guarantees.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

We may update this policy. We will notify you about significant changes in the way we treat personal information by sending a notice to the primary email address specified in your DotShoppingcart account or by placing a prominent notice on our site.

Effective Date: July 1st, 2007