Site Privacy Policy


WAYNESWELDINGSERVICE.NET and TIMED DESIGNS, INC. is committed to safeguarding your privacy online. Please read the following policy to understand how your personal information will be treated as you make full use of our web site. This policy may change from time to time so please check back periodically.

Timed Designs, Inc. respects the privacy of anyone who uses a Timed Designs, Inc. Web site and any online applications which gathers important information from our visitors and customers. We publish this Privacy Policy to communicate how we gather and use information about you, how we protect it, and how you can participate in its protection.

Timed Designs, Inc. provides its services to you subject to the Timed Designs, Inc. Terms of Service and this Privacy Policy, which shall be deemed part of the Terms of Service. We reserve the right to change this Privacy Policy.


COLLECTING INFORMATION

We require people who register to use a Timed Designs, Inc. online applications (the "Services") to give us contact information. Depending on the services chosen, we ask for contact and account information, such as name, company name, address, phone number, e-mail address, password and the number of users in the organization who will be using the Services, in addition to financial and billing information, such as billing name, address and credit card number. When you express interest in additional information, when you register for the Services, or after you become a user, we may ask for additional personal information, such as title, department name, fax number or additional company information, such as annual revenues, number of employees or industry. You can opt out of providing additional information by not entering it when asked.

Timed Designs, Inc. does not distribute or share customer e-mail addresses, except as noted in its Terms of Service, or as may be required by law.

Timed Designs, Inc. uses the information we collect to set up the Services for individuals and their organizations. We may also use the information to contact customers and prospects to further discuss their interest in our company, the Services we provide and ways we can improve them, and to send information such as announcements of promotions and events regarding our company or partners. We may also e-mail a customer newsletter and updates about the Services or the company. You can opt out of receiving these communications by replying to them at the time they are distributed or at any time by contacting us.

All financial and billing information that we collect through a Timed Designs, Inc. Web site and the Services is used solely to bill for the Services. Timed Designs, Inc. does not use this billing information for marketing or promotional purposes. Except as we explicitly state at the time we request information, or as provided for in the Timed Designs, Inc. Terms of Service, we do not disclose to any third party the information provided.

Timed Designs, Inc. has referral relationships with third-party companies and individuals ("Referral Partners") who refer their customers to Timed Designs, Inc.. Customers who become paying users of a Timed Designs, Inc. online application through a Referral Partner are considered customers of both Timed Designs, Inc. and the Referral Partner. Timed Designs, Inc. and a Referral Partner may share customer contact as well as account, financial and billing information with respect to their joint business relationship with the customer. The sharing of this information allows Timed Designs, Inc. and the Referral Partner to establish the identity of the shared customer and determine referral fees owed. This sharing also allows Referral Partners to provide consolidated billing services to the shared customer. Shared contact and account, financial and billing information is governed by the Timed Designs, Inc. Terms of Service. Timed Designs, Inc. does not share your business data with Referral Partners.

Timed Designs, Inc. has integration relationships with third-party companies and individuals ("Integration Partners"). These relationships extend the functionality of the Services and the Integration Partner application or service ("Integrated Service") by allowing the Services and the Integrated Service to exchange customer data and to establish linked business processes between the two. Customers who pay Timed Designs, Inc. for use of the Services and use this Integrated Service are considered customers of both Timed Designs, Inc. and the Integration Partner. Timed Designs, Inc. and an Integration Partner may share customer contact, account, financial and billing information, and business data with respect to their integrated business relationship with the customer. The sharing of this information allows Timed Designs, Inc. and the Integration Partner to establish the identity of the shared customer and determine referral fees owed. This sharing also allows the Integration Partner to provide consolidated billing services to the shared customer and allows for the enhanced functionality of the integrated service. Shared contact, account, financial and billing information, and business data is governed by the Timed Designs, Inc. Terms of Service.

Timed Designs, Inc. uses a third-party intermediary to manage credit card processing. This intermediary is solely a link in the distribution chain and is not permitted to store, retain, or use the information provided, except for the sole purpose of credit card processing.

Other third parties, such as content providers, may provide information on a Timed Designs, Inc. Web site, but they are not permitted to collect any information, nor does Timed Designs, Inc. share any personally identifiable user information with these parties.

Timed Designs, Inc. customers use Timed Designs, Inc. online applications to host data and information. Timed Designs, Inc. will not review, share, distribute, print, or reference any such data except as provided in the Timed Designs, Inc. Terms of Service, or as may be required by law. We will view or access individual records only with your permission (for example, to resolve a problem or support issue). Of course, users of the Services are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality and security of their user registration and passwords.

Timed Designs, Inc. may also collect certain information from visitors to a Timed Designs, Inc. Web site and customers of the Services, such as Internet addresses. This information is logged to help diagnose technical problems and to administer the Timed Designs, Inc. Web site and Services in order to constantly improve quality. We may also track and analyze non-identifying and aggregate usage and volume statistical information from visitors and customers and provide such information to third parties.


COOKIES

Cookies are files Web browsers place on a computer's hard drive. They are used to help us authenticate clients and provide timesaving shortcuts and preferences. Timed Designs, Inc. uses a persistent encrypted cookie, if the client requests, to save and retrieve individual authentication information as well as other per-client device preferences. When a visitor follows a link to the Timed Designs, Inc. Web site from an affiliate or promotion, Timed Designs, Inc. stores information about that affiliate or promotion in a session cookie. Acceptance of these cookies is optional. Timed Designs, Inc. issues a mandatory session cookie to each user of the Services only to record encrypted authentication information for the duration of a specific session. If you reject this cookie, access to and usage of the Services will be denied.


OTHER THIRD PARTY WEB SITE LINKS

The Timed Designs, Inc. Web site and online applications contain links to other Web sites. Timed Designs, Inc. is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of these other Web sites. Customers and visitors must check the policy statement of these others Web sites to understand their policies. Customers and visitors who access a linked site may be disclosing their private information. It is your responsibility to keep such information private and confidential.

TDI is not necessarily affiliated with the other web site links which may be linked to this site and is not responsible for their content ("Linked Sites"). The Linked Sites are for your convenience only and you access them at your own volition.


SECURITY

Timed Designs, Inc. has security measures in place for the Services to help protect against the loss, misuse and alteration of the data under Timed Designs, Inc.'s control. When the Services are accessed using Netscape Navigator, or Microsoft Internet Explorer versions 4.0 or higher, Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology protects information using both server authentication and data encryption to help ensure data is safe, secure and available only to you. Timed Designs, Inc. also implements an advanced security method based on dynamic data and encoded session identifications and hosts the Services in a secure server environment using a firewall and other advanced technology to prevent interference or access from outside intruders. Finally, Timed Designs, Inc. requires unique user names and passwords that must be entered each time a customer logs on. These safeguards help prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy and ensure the appropriate use of data.


ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Questions regarding this Privacy Policy or the security practices of the services should be directed to Timed Designs, Inc.'s Security Administrator by contacting us.