PRIVACY POLICY

Shipthrifty.com is a website we created to deliver shipping convenience with amazing prices and unparalleled simplicity. This privacy policy discloses the privacy practices for Shipthrifty.

What personally identifiable information is collected from you through the web site, how it is used and with whom it may be shared.

Registration

In order to use this website:

Guest User 1. Must complete the required information needed to ship a package(s) including ship from detail, ship to detail, email address, and phone number - all of which are required by the carrier(s). 2. Submit payment for package to be shipped. 3. Guest user can enter a password to create an account that will store this information for easier completion of shipping detail in the future and allow the user to see and administer the information we use for them.

Registered User 2. 1. Must complete the required information needed to ship a package(s) including ship from detail, ship to detail, email address, and phone number - all of which are required by the carrier(s). 2. Submit payment for package to be shipped. 3. Using a registered email address and password created at first use will allow the registered user to pull shipping addresses used in past shipments for quicker speed because required fields will be pre-populated when an address is selected as well as allow the user to see and administer the information we use for them.

Shipthrifty Strategic Business Partner User 1. Must complete the required information needed to be part of the partnership program and generate a custom shipping button code which include administrator information, business information and payment information. 2. Administrator information includes their name, title, office phone, cell phone, and email address of our point of contact for the partner business. This gives us a main contact to communicate with as well as a way to send the custom shipping button code for installation on the partners website. The administrator will also be required to create a password which will give them access to the administrator information, business information and personal shipping account information we have in process. 3. We also need the partner business information which includes their business name, address, city, state, zip code, web site(s) they want the hover button code for and email address or ACH information for quarterly revenue payments.

Information Collection, Use, and Sharing

The required information in the shipping details screens is utilized to print the label and provide the shipping carriers the information they need to process your package(s) for delivery.

We use Stripe for payment processing. When you enter your credit card information it is stored through Stripe for security purposes. In the event an additional charge is submitted back to us from your carrier of choice we would process a charge to your card using Stipes token authentication process in which case your credit card information is not visible or seen on Shipthrifty.com.

We also record information when you contact us, including customer service requests any notes or details explaining what you asked and how we responded. We also use cookies and similar technologies on our website and partnership shipping buttons to collect information about your interactions and usage.

We may contact you via email in the future to tell you about changes to this privacy policy or relevant updates. We will not sell or rent this information to anyone.

We will use the information you provided to respond to you when you contact us.

Your Access To and Control Over Information

You may view and edit your personal data at any time by logging into your account. You may opt out of any future email contact from us at any time by clicking unsubscribe on any of the emails we send. If you have questions you can contact us via the email address provided on our website:

- See what data we have about you, if any.

- Change/correct any data we have about you.

- Have us delete any data we have about you.

- Express any concern you have about our use of your data.

Security

We take the least amount of information possible and only what is necessary for the service to function and what is required by the carriers to process your shipment:

Ship From - Name, address, email, and phone number of originator of the shipment

Ship To - Name, address, email, and phone number of the package recipient

Credit card payment information is handled via Stripe to ensure sensitive information pertaining to method of payment is protected.

Only employees who need information to perform a specific job (for example, customer service or support) are granted access to personally identifiable information. The computers/servers in which we store personally identifiable information are kept in a secure environment.

SPAM

If at any time you feel you are getting to much email from Shipthrifty you can unsubscribe.

To learn more about SPAM click here: CAN-SPAM Act

Updates

This Privacy Policy may change from time to time and all updates will be posted on this page. The policy should be reviewed by users regularly. Continued use of the service following changes to the Privacy Policy constitutes user’s full acceptance of those changes.

If you feel that we are not abiding by this privacy policy, you should contact us immediately by emailing us at contactus@Shipthrifty.com.

Cookies

We use "cookies" on this site. A cookie is a piece of data stored on a site visitor's hard drive to help us improve your access to our site and identify repeat visitors to our site. Cookies can also enable us to track and target the interests of our users to enhance the experience on our site. Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information on our site.

Sharing

We use Stripe to process shipping payment. If you are a Strategic Business Partner we may also use PayPal, Zelle, or ACH to disburse quarterly revenue.

Package shipping detail including, package dimensions, weight detail, ship to and ship from detail (including first name, last name, address, email and phone number of both shipper and package recipient) will be shared with the carrier you selected to deliver the shipment(s).

Packages or items like golf clubs, luggage, school supplies, or other such items may be handled by other third parties who work at the destination you are sending items to or from. Your shipping label information will be affixed to such packages so that information may be visible to others.

You also have the ability to email the shipping label to a desired person.

Links & Content

This web site contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or 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 any other site that collects personally identifiable information.

Any content posted on Shipthrifty is intended to aid and assists shippers or recipients. The list of resources and information are not to be taken as the only resources available and users are encouraged to look at the information the carriers have available as resources. Shipthrifty is not responsible or liable for any content posted as its sole purpose is to assist and help users.

Surveys & Contests

From time-to-time we may decide to request information via surveys or contests. Participation in these surveys or contests is completely voluntary and you may choose whether or not to participate and therefore disclose this information. Information requested may include contact information (such as name and address), and demographic information (such as zip code). Survey information will be used for purposes of monitoring or improving the use and satisfaction of this site. Contact information will be used to notify the winners and award prizes.

Updated 4/26/2018

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