### What we do with your information
2. When you register with Bitsmag we ask for your email address.
3. Bitsmag uses the information that is collected for the following general purposes: providing products and services, billing, identification and authentication, improving services, contact and research.
4. As part of the buying and selling process on Bitsmag, you will obtain your customers' email address and/or shipping address. By accepting our User Agreement, you agree that, with respect to Personal Information of other users that you obtain through Bitsmag or through a related Bitsmag communication or Bitsmag facilitated transaction, Bitsmag grants you a license to use such information only for Bitsmag-related communications that are not unsolicited commercial messages.
Bitsmag does not tolerate spam. Therefore, without limiting the foregoing, you are not licensed to add the name of someone who has purchased an item from you, to your mailing list (email or physical mail) without their express consent. >
### WHAT IT MEANS > When you register, you provide personal information that we collect and use. For the checkout process, we also collect your credit card information. Only use your Bitsmag customers' information for Bitsmag-related communications unless they allow you to do so. Don't spam anyone!
### Security The security of your personal information is important to us. When you enter sensitive information such as a credit card number on our registration form, we encrypt the transmission of that information using Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology. Credit card data is stored and encrypted using AES-256 encryption. As a PCI DSS Level 1 compliant service provider, we follow all PCI-DSS requirements and implement additional generally accepted industry standards to protect the personal information submitted to us, both during transmission and once we receive it. 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 its absolute security. If you have questions about security on our Site, you can send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. >
### WHAT IT MEANS > We will encrypt your credit card and confidential information to industry standards. Because things happen, we cannot guarantee 100% security of your data. If you have questions, send an email to email@example.com
### Disclosure 1. Bitsmag may use third party service providers to provide certain services to you and we may share personal information with these service providers. We require that any company with which we may share Personal Information protect the data in a manner consistent with this policy, and limit the use of such Personal Information to the performance of Bitsmag services.
2. Bitsmag may disclose Personal Information in special circumstances, such as to comply with court orders requiring us to do so or when your actions violate the Terms of Service.
3. We do not sell or provide Personal Information to other companies for them to market their own products or services. >
### WHAT IT MEANS > In certain circumstances, we may disclose your personal information, such as in the case of court orders.
### Customer Data Storage Bitsmag owns the data storage, databases and all rights to the Bitsmag application, however, we make no claim to the rights to your data. You retain all rights to your data and we will never contact your customers directly, or use your data for our own business advantage or to compete with you, or to advertise to your customers. >
### WHAT IT MEANS > You own your data and we will respect that. We won't try to compete with you or write for your customers. ### Cookies A cookie is a small amount of data, which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a website and stored on your computer's hard drive. Each computer that accesses our website is assigned a different cookie by us.
### Google Analytics and Remarketing We use a service provided by Google called Google Analytics (GA). GA allows us to reach people who have already visited our site and show them relevant ads when they visit other sites on the Internet in the Google Display Network. This is called "remarketing." Cookies may be used to track your session on our website to serve personalized ads from Google and other third-party vendors. When you visit this site, you may see advertisements placed on the site by Google or other third parties. Through our cookies and third-party cookies, these third parties may collect information about you while you are visiting this website and other websites. They may use this data to show you advertisements on this site and across the Internet based on your previous visits to this site and elsewhere on the Internet. We do not collect this information or control the content of the advertisements you will see.
### Opting Out You may be able to opt out of seeing personalized ads from the Google Display Network by visiting the Ads Preferences Manager ([http://www.google.com/ads/preferences/]( http://www.google.com.br/ads/preferences/)), and the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on ([http://www.google.ca/ads/preferences/plugin/]( http://www.google.ca/ads/preferences/plugin/)).
Using this site without "opting out" means you understand and agree to the collection of data to provide you with remarketing ads using GA and other third-party vendors' cookies based on your previous visits to this site and elsewhere on the Internet. >
### WHAT IT MEANS > To identify you electronically, a cookie will be stored on your computer. We have a "remarketing" tool running that allows us to take note of your visits to our website and show you relevant advertisements on our website and across the Internet. You can always choose not to see it.
### PCI-DSS The Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI-DSS) is a set of security requirements managed by the PCI Security Standards Council, a joint effort of payment brands including Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover. PCI-DSS requirements help ensure the secure handling of credit card information by merchants and service providers. >
### WHAT IT MEANS > We will use industry standards for security, the same ones used by major credit card companies, to help you maintain a secure Bitsmag account.
### By using our website, you (the visitor) agree to allow third parties to process your IP address in order to determine your location for currency conversion purposes. You also agree to have this currency stored in a session cookie in your browser (a temporary cookie that is automatically removed when you close your browser). We do this so that the selected currency remains selected and consistent when browsing our site, so that prices can be converted to your (the visitor's) local currency.