What personal information do we collect?
We collect information about you to quote or complete your order. This is called “Personally Identifiable Information” or “PII”. PII as used in US privacy law and information security is information that can be used on its own or with other information to identify if it identifies you and is not available to the public. We collect personal information that may include your name, email address, mailing address, credit card information and phone number or other details to help you with your experience.
How we use your information?
We may use the information we collect from you when you register, make a purchase, browse the website, or use certain other Site features in the following ways:
If we have any questions or concerns regarding your order, we may use this information to contact you. We also use this information for internal purposes, such as studying our customers’ preferences and improving customer experience on our website. We may also use your information to provide customer service to you. We may combine information about you with information from other sources in order to improve the quality of our Services.
We also receive and store certain personally non-identifiable information, which is collected passively using various technologies, and cannot presently be used to specifically identify you. This Site may use such information and pool it with other information to track, for example, the total number of visitors to our Site, the number of visitors to each page of our Site, the domain names of our visitors’ Internet service providers, and how our users use and interact with the Services. We allow third party behavioral tracking.
How do we protect visitor information?
We restrict access to your PII to a limited number of employees that have special access rights. Their use of PII is limited by law, our employee code of conduct, and written agreement where appropriate. Our website is scanned on a regular basis for security holes and known vulnerabilities in order to make your visit to our site as safe as possible.
The security of your personal information is important to us. When you provide sensitive information (such as a credit card number), we encrypt that information using secure socket layer technology (SSL). We follow generally accepted industry standards to protect the personal information submitted to us. All transactions are processed through a gateway provider and are not stored or processed on our servers. However, no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. Therefore, while we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the absolute security of such information. If you have any questions about security on our Site, please contact us as indicated below.
We adhere to the PCI DSS requirements as set forth by the PCI Security Standards Council, which offers a single approach to safeguarding sensitive data for all card brands.
You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies. You do this through your internet’s browser. Disabling cookies will not impact your user experience or your ability to place an order however some functions may not work as intended.
Disclosure to Third Parties
J2Containers.com, like many businesses, sometimes hires other companies to perform certain business-related functions on our behalf, such as hosting this Website or specific portions of this Website, maintaining databases, administering contests, providing wireless services, mailing information and processing payments. When we employ a third party to perform these functions, that third party will only be provided with the particular Personal Data it needs to perform its function, and is required to protect the Personal Data. For third-party sponsored sweepstakes, contests or promotions, we may request Personal Data from you that may be shared with the sponsor upon request. We do not include or offer third party products or services on our website.
Disclosure to Others:
In addition, we may disclose Personal Data without providing you with a choice under the following limited circumstances to: (1) protect the legal rights, property, privacy or safety of J2Containers.com or its directors, officers, employees, agents and contractors; (2) protect the legal rights, property, safety and security of visitors to our Website or other properties and the public; (3) protect against fraud, security issues, technical issues or illegal activity or for risk management purposes; (4) respond to inquiries or requests from public authorities, such as law enforcement authorities; (5) permit us to pursue available remedies or limit the damages that we may sustain; (6) enforce or apply our Terms of Service and other agreements; (7) respond to an emergency; or (8) comply with any court order, law, rule, regulation, or legal process, including to respond to any government or regulatory request.
California Online Privacy Protection Act (CalOPPA)
According to CalOPPA we agree to the following:
Users can visit our site anonymously
Users are able to change their personal information:
Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA)
Congress passed the Children’s Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) in 1998. The law, which took effect in 2000, directs the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to create and enforce regulations having to do with the online privacy of children. In December of 2012, the FTC made some changes to the COPPA rules, which went into effect on July 1, 2013. We do not specifically market to children under 13.
Accessing and Updating Your Personal Information
You have the right to access, correct or delete personal data which has been provided to J-2 Containers & Storage. At any time, you may update or correct your online account information by logging into your account and navigating to the “My Account” page or by contacting us. You may also delete your personal data by contacting us to deactivate your account, but note that we may retain certain information as required by law or for legitimate business purposes. We may also retain cached or archived copies of information about you for a certain period of time.