informed decisions when using our site and our products and services.
What Information Do We Collect?
When you visit our Mothers® website you may provide us with
two types of information: personal information you knowingly choose to disclose that is collected on an individual basis and website use information collected on
an aggregate basis as you and others browse our Mothers® website.
1. Personal Information You Choose to Provide
You will provide us information about yourself, your firm or company, and your practices when you register to be a member of
WaxForum.com/WaxForum.net, register for contests and sweepstakes, register for certain services, or register for e-mail newsletters and alerts.
You may also provide additional comments on how you see Mothers® Polishes•Waxes•Cleaners, Inc. servicing your needs and interests.
If you choose to correspond with us through e-mail, we may retain the content of your e-mail messages together with your e-mail address and our responses.
2. Mothers® Website Use Information
Similar to other commercial websites, our Mothers® website utilizes a standard technology called “cookies”
(see explanation below, “What Are Cookies?”) and Web server logs to collect information about how our Mothers® website is used.
Information gathered through cookies and Web server logs may include the date and time of visits, the pages viewed, time spent at our Mothers® website, and
the Mothers® websites visited just before and just after our Mothers®website. We, our advertisers and ad serving companies may also use small pieces of
code called “web beacons” or “clear gifs” to determine which advertisements and promotions users have seen and how users
responded to them.
How Do We Use the Information That You Provide to Us?
Broadly speaking, we use personal information for purposes of administering and expanding our business activities, providing customer service
and making available other products and services to our customers and prospective customers. Occasionally, we may also use the information we collect to notify
you about important changes to our Mothers® website, new services and special offers we think you will find valuable. You may notify us at any time if you do
not wish to receive these offers by e-mailing us at
What Are Cookies?
A cookie is a very small text document, which often includes an anonymous unique identifier. When you visit a Mothers® website,
that site’s computer asks your computer for permission to store this file in a part of your hard drive specifically designated for cookies.
Each Mothers® website can send its own cookie to your browser if your browser’s preferences allow it, but (to protect your privacy) your browser
only permits a Mothers® website to access the cookies it has already sent to you, not the cookies sent to you by other sites.
How Do We Use Information We Collect from Cookies?
As you shop on our Mothers® website, the site uses its cookies
advertisements or requiring you to log in more than is necessary for security. Cookies, in conjunction with our Web server’s log files, allow us to calculate
the aggregate number of people visiting our Mothers® website and which parts of the site are most popular. This helps us gather feedback in order to constantly
improve our Mothers® website and better serve our customers. Cookies do not allow us to gather any personal information about you and we do not generally
store any personal information that you provided to us in your cookies.
Sharing Information with Third Parties
We sometimes use third parties to facilitate our business,
including, but not limited to, processing of credit card payments. Thus our partners and other third parties may have access to your personal information, but use is
authorized only as it relates to that transaction. We never sell or share your information with others for means of solicitation.
Notice of New Services and Changes
Occasionally, we may also use the information we collect to notify you
about important changes to our Mothers® website, new services and special offers we think you will find valuable. As our customer, you will be given the opportunity to
notify us of your desire not to receive these offers by sending us an e-mail request at .
How Do We Protect Your Information?
How Do We Secure Information Transmissions?
Email is not recognized as a secure medium of communication. For this reason, we request that you do not send private information to us by e-mail.
Some of the information you may enter on our Mothers® website may be transmitted securely via Secure Sockets Layer SSL, 128-bit encryption services,
which are enabled by VeriSign, Inc. Pages utilizing this technology will have URLs that start with HTTPS instead of HTTP. Please contact
if you have any questions or concerns.
We may disclosure your personal information if required to do so
by law or subpoena or if we believe that such action is necessary to (a) conform to the law or comply with legal process served on us or Affiliated Parties; (b) protect and
defend our rights and property, the Site, the users of the Site, and/or our Affiliated Parties; (c) act under circumstances to protect the safety of users of the Site, us, or
What About Other Mothers® Websites Linked to Our Mothers® Website?
We are not responsible for the practices employed by websites linked to or from our Mothers® website nor the information or content contained therein.
Often links to other websites are provided solely as pointers to information on topics that may be useful to the users of our Mothers® website.
Please remember that when you use a link to go from our
including websites which have a link on our Mothers® website, is subject to that website’s own rules and policies. Please read over those rules and
policies before proceeding.
By using our Mothers® website you consent to our collection and
Mothers® website to keep you aware of what information we collect, how we use it and under what circumstances we may disclose it.