QuasarHosting.net
Privacy Policy

The Privacy Policy below governs your QuasarHosting.net account and any information you provide on this site.

  • Overview
  • Information QuasarHosting.net will Collect
  • QuasarHosting.net Use and Disclosure of Information
  • Information Security
  • Accessing and Changing Your Information
  • Contacting QuasarHosting.net


Overview

In order to operate the QuasarHosting.net service and to reduce the risk of fraud, Quasar, Inc. or QuasarHosting.net must ask you to provide QuasarHosting.net information about yourself and your bank account. This Privacy Policy describes the information QuasarHosting.net will collect and how QuasarHosting.net will use that information. QuasarHosting.net takes the privacy of your information very seriously and will use your information only in accordance with the terms of this Privacy Policy. QuasarHosting.net will not sell or rent your information or a list of QuasarHosting.net customers to third parties. However, as described in more detail below, there are limited circumstances in which some of your information will be shared with third parties, under strict restrictions, so it is important for you to view this Privacy Policy. This Privacy Policy applies to all services that are hosted on the QuasarHosting.net Web site.

By accepting the Privacy Policy and User Agreement at signup, you expressly consent to QuasarHosting.net use and disclosure of your information in the manner described in this Privacy Policy. This Privacy Policy is incorporated into and subject to the terms of the QuasarHosting.net User Agreement. This Privacy Policy will take effect on January 1st, 2006.

Please note that your information will be stored and processed on QuasarHosting.net computers. QuasarHosting.net will hold and transmit your information in a safe, confidential and secure environment. If you object to your information being transferred or used as described in this Privacy Policy, please do not signup for the QuasarHosting.net service.

Notification of Changes:
This policy may be revised over time as new features are added to the QuasarHosting.net service or as QuasarHosting.net incorporates suggestions from QuasarHosting.net customers. If QuasarHosting.net is going to use or disclose your information in a manner different from that stated at the time QuasarHosting.net collected the information, you will have a choice as to whether or not QuasarHosting.net will use or disclose your information in this new manner. Any changes will be effective only after QuasarHosting.net provides you by e-mail with at least 30 days' notice of the amended Privacy Policy (if you have closed your QuasarHosting.net account, QuasarHosting.net will not notify you of the amended Policy and your information will not be used or disclosed in this new manner).

QuasarHosting.net will post the amended Privacy Policy on the QuasarHosting.net Web site so that you can always review what information QuasarHosting.net will gather, how QuasarHosting.net might use that information, and whether QuasarHosting.net will disclose it to anyone. Please check the QuasarHosting.net Web site at any time for the most current version of the QuasarHosting.net Privacy Policy.

A Special Note About Children. Children are not eligible to use the QuasarHosting.net service and QuasarHosting.net asks that minors (under the age of 18) do not submit any information to QuasarHosting.net or use the QuasarHosting.net service.


Information QuasarHosting.net Collects

Required Information:
To open a QuasarHosting.net account, you must provide your name, address and e-mail address. In order to make payments through QuasarHosting.net, you must provide credit card information. QuasarHosting.net will also ask you to choose a secret password. This required information is necessary for QuasarHosting.net to process transactions, issue a new password if you forget or lose your password, protect you against credit card fraud, and to contact you should the need arise in administering your account.

Transaction Information:
QuasarHosting.net will retain information for each of your transactions through QuasarHosting.net. QuasarHosting.net will also collect the Internet address (IP address) of the computer or device you use to access your QuasarHosting.net account, in order to help detect possible instances of unauthorized transactions.

Information About You From Third Parties:
In order to protect all QuasarHosting.net customers against potential fraud, QuasarHosting.net will verify with third parties the information you provide. In the course of such verification, QuasarHosting.net receives information about you from such services.

If you signup your online business with QuasarHosting.net or if you send or receive high overall volumes through QuasarHosting.net, in some circumstances QuasarHosting.net will conduct a background check on your business by obtaining information about you and your business from a credit bureau. If you incur a debt to QuasarHosting.net, QuasarHosting.net will generally conduct a credit check on you by obtaining additional information about you from a credit bureau, to the extent permitted by law. QuasarHosting.net, at its sole discretion, also reserves the right periodically to retrieve and review a business and/or consumer credit report for any account, and reserves the right to close an account based on information obtained during this credit review process.

Additional Verification:
If QuasarHosting.net cannot verify the information that you provide, QuasarHosting.net will ask you to send QuasarHosting.net additional information by fax (such as your drivers' license, credit card statement, and/or a recent utility bill or other information linking you to the applicable address), or to answer additional questions online to help verify your information.

Web Site Traffic Information:
Because of the way that World Wide Web communication standards work, when you arrive at or leave the QuasarHosting.net Web site, QuasarHosting.net will automatically receive the Web address of the site that you came from or are going to. QuasarHosting.net also collects information on which pages of the QuasarHosting.net Web site you visit while you are on the QuasarHosting.net site, the type of browser you use and the times you access the QuasarHosting.net Web site. QuasarHosting.net uses this information only to try to understand QuasarHosting.net customers preferences better and to manage the load on the QuasarHosting.net servers, so as to improve QuasarHosting.net service and your experience with QuasarHosting.net. QuasarHosting.net does not track the Web sites that you visit before or after you leave the QuasarHosting.net site.


QuasarHosting.net Use and Disclosure of Information

Internal Uses:
QuasarHosting.net will collect, store and process your information on QuasarHosting.net's servers. QuasarHosting.net will use the information QuasarHosting.net collects about you in order to

  • provide QuasarHosting.net services and process your transactions
  • provide customer service
  • improve QuasarHosting.net products and services

QuasarHosting.net gives access to QuasarHosting.net information about QuasarHosting.net users only to those employees who require it to fulfill customer service requests.

Disclosure to Third Parties Other Than QuasarHosting.net Customers:
QuasarHosting.net will not sell or rent any of your information to third parties. QuasarHosting.net will not share any of your information with third parties except in the limited circumstances described on this page, or with your express permission. These third parties are limited by law or by contract from using the information for secondary purposes beyond the purposes for which the information is shared. QuasarHosting.net shares information with companies that help QuasarHosting.net process the transactions you request and protect QuasarHosting.net customers transactions from fraud. Additionally, if you go into a negative balance and owe QuasarHosting.net money, QuasarHosting.net may share information with processing companies including collection agencies. QuasarHosting.net discloses the information QuasarHosting.net collects to financial institutions with whom QuasarHosting.net has a joint marketing agreement. These companies are subject to confidentiality agreements with QuasarHosting.net and other legal restrictions that prohibit using the information unless you have affirmatively agreed or given your prior permission for other uses. QuasarHosting.net discloses information that QuasarHosting.net in good faith believe is appropriate to cooperate in investigations of fraud or other illegal activity, or to conduct investigations of violations of the QuasarHosting.net User Agreement. Specifically, this means that if QuasarHosting.net conducts a fraud investigation and concludes that one side has engaged in deceptive practices, QuasarHosting.net can give that person or entity's contact information (but not credit card information) to victims who request it. QuasarHosting.net discloses information in response to a subpoena, warrant, court order, levy, attachment, order of a court-appointed receiver or other comparable legal process, including subpoenas from private parties in a civil action. QuasarHosting.net will share your information with any QuasarHosting.net parent, subsidiaries and joint ventures to help coordinate the services QuasarHosting.net provides to you, enforce QuasarHosting.net terms and conditions, and promote trust and safety.

QuasarHosting.net Contacts with QuasarHosting.net Customers:
QuasarHosting.net will communicate with users on a regular basis via e-mail to provide requested services, and QuasarHosting.net will also communicate by phone to resolve customer complaints or investigate suspicious transactions. QuasarHosting.net will use your e-mail address to confirm your opening of a QuasarHosting.net account, to send you notice of payments that you send or receive through QuasarHosting.net, to send information about important changes to QuasarHosting.net products and services, and to send notices and other disclosures required by law. Generally, users cannot opt out of these communications, but they will be primarily informational in nature rather than promotional.

In connection with independent audits of QuasarHosting.net financial statements and operations, the auditors may seek to contact a sample of QuasarHosting.net customers to confirm that QuasarHosting.net records are accurate. However, these auditors cannot use information for any secondary purposes.

Internet Address Information:
QuasarHosting.net will use IP addresses, browser types and access times to analyze trends, administer the site, improve site performance and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use.


Information Security

Information Security:
QuasarHosting.net is committed to handling your customer information with high standards of information security. Your credit card information is stored only in encrypted form on computers that are not connected to the Internet. QuasarHosting.net will restrict access to your information to employees who need to know that information in order to provide products or services to you. QuasarHosting.net will maintain physical, electronic and procedural safeguards that comply with federal regulations to guard your nonpublic information. QuasarHosting.net will test the QuasarHosting.net security systems regularly and also contract with outside companies to audit QuasarHosting.net security systems and processes.

The security of your QuasarHosting.net account also relies on your protection of your QuasarHosting.net password. You may not share your QuasarHosting.net password with anyone. QuasarHosting.net will never ask you to send your password or other sensitive information to QuasarHosting.net in an e-mail, though QuasarHosting.net may ask you to enter this type of information on the QuasarHosting.net website.

Any e-mail or other communication requesting your password, asking you to provide sensitive account information via email, or linking to a website should be treated as unauthorized and suspicious and should be reported to QuasarHosting.net immediately using this form . If you do share your QuasarHosting.net password with a third party for any reason, including because the third party has promised to provide you additional services such as account aggregation, the third party will have access to your account and your information, and you may be responsible for actions taken using your password. If you believe someone else has obtained access to your password, please change it immediately and also contact QuasarHosting.net right away.


Accessing and Changing Your Information

You can review the information you provided QuasarHosting.net and make any desired changes to such information, or to the settings for your QuasarHosting.net account, at any time by logging in to your account on the QuasarHosting.net Web site and changing your preferences. You can also close your account through the QuasarHosting.net Web site. If you close your QuasarHosting.net account, QuasarHosting.net will still keep your account information in the QuasarHosting.net database. This is necessary in order to deter fraud, by ensuring that persons who try to commit fraud will not be able to avoid detection simply by closing their account and opening a new account. However, if you close your account, your information will not be used by QuasarHosting.net for any further purposes, nor sold or shared with third parties, except as necessary to prevent fraud and assist law enforcement, or as required by law.


Contacting QuasarHosting.net

If you have any questions about this privacy statement, QuasarHosting.netís information practices, or your dealings with QuasarHosting.net, you can contact QuasarHosting.net
Phone#: (336) 682-4813 Monday through Friday between the hours of 10am and 10pm EST
Write:
Quasar, Inc.
P.O. Box 511
Lexington, NC 27293