Fasteners Direct uses various technologies to collect this information. The information is then stored in a secure database which is accessible by select members of the Fasteners Direct staff and our Internet Service Provider.
You may choose to review or make changes to your personally identifiable information by logging into the "My Account" section of our site with the email address and password you submitted upon registration with the Fastener's Direct website.
Fasteners Direct provides reports internally for sales and marketing purposes. These reports include aggregate information about our users. The information in these reports is strictly used internally and no information contained in the reports is shared with outside companies.
In addition, when a web visitor comes to Fasteners Direct from certain other web sites, a cookie may be placed by a third party ad server that helps Fasteners Direct understand how new members come to our site. The third party ad server places similar cookies on other web sites so that it understands your interests across web sites.
Although cookies must be enabled to access certain sections of the Fasteners Direct website, this specific third-party cookie does not have to be present in your 'Cookies' folder to access our site. If you wish to eliminate cookies placed by this third party server, you must delete them from the 'Cookies' folder in the 'Windows' folder of Microsoft Windows systems. If you are not able to determine which cookies are being set by this server, you may choose to delete all cookies. However, this action will eliminate any control information that has been set-up by other web sites you visit. In the case of Fasteners Direct, the next time you visit : www.fastenersdirectinc.com, a new cookie will be placed to guide your session interaction. The Fasteners Direct site has implemented reasonable security measures in an effort to prevent the loss, misuse or alteration of the information under our control. Fasteners Direct uses reasonable networking, server, database, and procedural mechanisms in an effort to safeguard the integrity and privacy of data.
Fasteners Direct also protects user information off-line. All of our users' information is restricted in our offices. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job are granted passwords to access personally identifiable information. Furthermore, all employees are kept up-to-date on our security and privacy practices. Fasteners Direct is committed to protecting the privacy of our members and we will continue review and implement new technologies as necessary to maintain the security of our networks and servers.
The Fasteners Direct web site may at times contain links to other sites. Please be aware that Fasteners Direct is not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each and every web site that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by this web site.