LifeGem.com Statement of Privacy
This document was last updated September 01, 2011.
At LifeGem, we are committed to protecting your privacy and to
employing technology that gives you the most powerful and secure
online experience. You can travel through most of our site without
giving us any information about yourself. But sometimes we do
need information to provide services that you request, and this
statement of privacy explains data collection and use in those
situations. Please read the complete LifeGem.com privacy
Collecting your Personal Information
We will ask you when we need information that personally identifies
you (personal information) or allows us to contact you. Generally,
this information is requested when you are asked to register before
ordering e-mail newsletters, joining a secure site sector, or when
purchasing LifeGem products. Personal information collected by LifeGem.com
often is limited to e-mail address, language, country or location,
but may include other information when needed to provide a service
you have requested.
Use of your Personal Information
We use your personal information for four primary purposes:
LifeGem will disclose your personal information, without notice,
only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that
such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or
comply with legal process served on LifeGem.com; (b) protect and
defend the rights or property of LifeGem and its family of Web
sites, and, (c) act in urgent circumstances to protect the personal
safety of users of LifeGem, its Web sites, or the public at large.
- To make the site easier for you to use by not making you enter
your personal information more than once.
- To help you quickly find services or information on LifeGem.com.
- To help us create and deliver content most relevant to you.
- To alert you to special offers, updated information and other
new services from LifeGem.
Control of your Personal Information
When you register, or otherwise give us personal information, LifeGem.com
will NEVER share that information with third parties without your
permission. It will only be used for the purposes stated above.
Security of your Personal Information
LifeGem.com strictly protects the security of your personal
information and honors your choices for its intended use. We
carefully protect your data from loss, misuse, unauthorized access
or disclosure, alteration, or destruction.
Your personal information is never shared outside the company
without your permission. Inside the company, data is stored in
password-controlled servers with limited access. Your information
may be stored and processed in the United States or any other
country where LifeGem, its subsidiaries, affiliates or agents are
Protection of Children's Personal Information
The LifeGem.com site does not publish content that is targeted to
To ensure we are publishing content customers need and want, LifeGem.com
collects aggregated site-visitation statistics using cookies. We do
not track individuals' use of the site.
Web beacons, also known as clear gif technology, or action tags,
assist in delivering the cookie. This technology tells us how many
visitors clicked on key elements (such as links or graphics) on a LifeGem.com
Web page. We do not use this technology to access your personally
identifiable information on LifeGem.com; it is a tool we use to
compile aggregated statistics about LifeGem.com Web site usage. We
do not share tracking information outside of LifeGem, and do not
allow other companies to place clear gifs on our sites.
If you choose to not have your browser accept cookies from the LifeGem.com
Web site, you will be able to view the text on the screens, however
you will not experience a personalized visit.
Changes to this Statement
LifeGem.com will occasionally update this privacy statement. When
we do, we will also revise the "last updated" date at the
top of the privacy statement. For material changes to this
Statement, LifeGem.com will notify you by placing prominent notice
on the Web site.
LifeGem welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy,
please contact us by
or postal mail.
836 Arlington Heights Road #311
Elk Grove Village, Illinois 60007