This policy applies to Data SelectSM, a business-to-business online
prospecting tool of Experian Marketing Solutions, Inc.
This policy applies only to this online Web site and application(s). It does not
apply to any products offered through other channels or to consumer information that
may otherwise be collected or compiled by Experian Marketing Solutions, Inc.
Appropriate Business Use Experian's Data Select solutions
were developed for and intended solely for use by legitimate businesses and professionals
who register, are verified and approved, and who contractually agree to terms and
conditions for appropriate use and consequences for inappropriate use. These services
are not intended for children and all individuals who register and use these services
should be 18 years of age or older.
Information Collection And Use In registering for and using
our Data Select services, Experian collects various contact, identifying and billing
information from you. The type of information that may be collected, and the typical
purpose for which it may be used, includes:
Contact information, such as your name, company name, address, phone number, fax
number and email address, is used for authentication and billing purposes. We may
also share this information with other reputable third parties that offer similar
or complementary services.
Identification information, such as Social Security number, Federal Tax ID or
Driver's License number, is used primarily to properly authenticate prospective users
and for billing purposes. Billing information, such as credit card number, is used
to process online purchase transactions. Experian will never willfully disclose any
of this information to a third party or use it for any other purpose except as may
be required in connection with an audit of our systems or pursuant to a legal proceeding
such as a subpoena.
Choices For Opting Out Of Information Use And Sharing When
you become a registered user of these services, you agree to the use of your information
as described herein. However, you do have choices when it comes to communications
that may be directed to you as a result of having provided your contact information
to Experian. You may notify us of your opt-out choice by email. Please clearly indicate
your choice regarding communications from Experian or a third party by including the
following statement(s), as applicable, and email it to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please do not send me any promotional information from Experian.
Please do not share my contact information with third parties.
Security We restrict access to nonpublic personal information
about you to those employees who need to know that information to provide our products
and services to you. We maintain physical, electronic and procedural safeguards to
protect your nonpublic personal information.
When ordering online, we do not cache, or save, your information if you skip to
another page before you submit your completed order. When you submit information it
is protected when it is sent over the Internet. Experian employs a Secure Sockets
Layer (SSL) connection that provides an encrypted connection between your computer
and Experian. All information is encrypted during transmission and is stored on a
secure Web server. Credit card numbers are encrypted when transmitted and remain encrypted
Web Logs And Cookies Web log information is automatically
gathered every time you visit our Web site by the computer that hosts our Web site
(called a "webserver"). The webserver automatically recognizes non-personal information,
such as the date and time you visited our site, the pages you visited, the Web site
you came from, the type of browser you are using (e.g. Internet Explorer), and the
type of operating system you are using (e.g. Windows 2000).
Each time you log on to Data Select, our server software sets a unique session
ID known as a "cookie." A cookie is assigned each time you make a new connection to
the web server and is passed back to the server with all subsequent activity, such
as your user ID, end user client, and criteria set information. The cookies are intended
to save you time by allowing you to return to pages previously viewed. They are temporary
and will be automatically deleted at the end of each session.
policy from time to time to review any changes in our information use practices.