Information Collection and Use
SatMaximum.com is the sole owner of information collected on this site. We do not share, sell, disclose or rent your personal and financial information gathered on this website with any third parties, except those specified in the Sharing section of this policy. We do not store customers' payment information such as complete credit card number or security code. We only store the last four digits of a credit card and the type of credit card. Your credit card information, your personal and financial information is processed by the merchant bank for authorization and approval at the time transaction is conducted. This process is protected by an enhanced security system. See the Security section for more details on security measures and procedures. We only collect data that is relevant to and necessary for us to complete transactions and provide timely and accurate delivery of the requested products and information.
- Information we collect on SatMaximum.com may be used in the following ways:
- Billing your credit card for your purchases
- Delivering the merchandise that you purchase
- Responding to your inquires or requests
- Confirming your orders
- Automated updating order status via email
It is important that you create a username and password of your choice for your future access to your account information, transactions history, orders status, merchandise search, etc. Do not share your username and password with anyone. If you would like to receive our newsletter or promotions, your contact information will be used for the delivery of these items. You may choose not to provide certain information, but then you might not be able to take advantage of many of our features.
On our site there are several forms for customer use in the requesting of information, products, and services. The information that will be required to fill out the registration form and make payment for merchandise is your name, telephone number, email address, shipping address, billing address. Any financial information collected is used solely for billing purposes.
If we have trouble processing an order, we will use this contact information to get in touch with you. We may also ask for personal information when you contact a Customer Service Representative. This allows us to protect your confidentiality by verifying your identity.
Cookies & Additional Computer Information
The content of the SatMaximum.com website is customized based upon your browser type and other information provided by our cookies. Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer's hard drive through your Web browser that enables the site's or service provider's systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information. Accepting the cookies used on our site does not give us access to your personal information, but we may use the cookies to identify your computer. Cookies are classified as "session" cookies or "permanent" cookies.
"Session" cookies do not stay on your computer after you leave our website or close your browser. The aggregate information collected permits us to analyze traffic patterns on our site. This can enable us over time to provide a better experience on our site by improving content or personalization and making our site easier to use. "Permanent" cookies are those that remain on your computer. They are used to facilitate shopping, personalization and registration services. "Permanent" cookies can be manually removed by the user. Our site uses one permanent cookie to remember the contents of your shopping cart. This cookie is created when you add your first item to the shopping cart and is deleted after the checkout process. If you do not go through the checkout process, the cookie automatically expires after 7 days.
We recommend you to leave cookies turned on so they would allow you to take advantage of many essential features of SatMaximum.com. If you elect to reject or disable the cookie, you would still be able to browse our website but will be unable to use the shopping cart to buy merchandise; you will not be able to use our services that require you to sign in. Our shopping cart cannot function without cookies enabled so that the necessary information to process your order is retained. We will not share any personal information provided by this cookie with any third party. The data stored in cookies is linked to the personally identifiable information you submitted while on our site. This allows us to personalize your shopping experience.
Each time you request a page during a visit to SatMaximum.com we collect certain technical information from your computer: Internet Protocol (IP) address, operation system, browser type and the address of a referring website. The information we collect is only used for the general administration of our website, and for the identification of you and your shopping cart. This data is used to provide our visitors with relevant information and to complete financial transactions. We do not sell or rent this information. We do not link IP addresses to personally identifiable information, and we do not distribute or share IP information with any third parties.
We carefully protect the security of your personal information. We protect your data from loss, misuse, disclosure, alteration, destruction or unauthorized access both online and offline. The security of your information is protected during transmission by using Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) software, which encrypts information you input. It is important for you to protect against unauthorized access to your password and to your computer. Be sure to sign off when finished using a shared computer.