Your Privacy and Security are a Top Priority at Buy a Test Kit. We will never share, rent, or sell any customer information to any other party and never will.
When you submit personal information on our website we will protect your information both online and offline.
We use a variety of security technologies and procedures to help protect your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure once we receive it. For example, we store your personal information on computer systems located in limited access, secured facilities. Buy a Test Kit employees are trained and kept up-to-date on our security procedures.
Buy a Test Kit takes reasonable and appropriate steps to protect your personal information from unauthorized disclosure or access. However, no data transmitted over the internet or stored on a server can ever be 100% secured. Therefore, while we strive to protect your privacy and personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of any information transmitted or disclosed to us online. We are not responsible for the disclosure, destruction or theft of your personal information.
If you opted to register with us, you established a password for your account, in which case your online account information will be protected by your password. We suggest that you do not share disclose your password to anyone. You are responsible for the confidentiality of your account and password and are fully responsible for all activities that occur under your account and password. We suggest creating challenging passwords such as those with alphanumeric combinations.
When you submit personal information on our website, your information is protected both online and offline. We can only access your credit card (but not your actual credit card information) to issue credits, never for actual charges. Only you can produce a charge by placing an order in your password-protected account.
While on a secure page, such as our order form which is hosted in a secure data facility, the lock icon of your web browser becomes locked. This indicates that the connection between your web browser and our web server is secured. While on a secure page, the ‘http’ on your browser changes to ‘https’.
When you submit sensitive information (such as credit card number), that information is encrypted and is protected with the encryption software which meets or exceeds industry standards – (Secure Socket Layer). While on a secure page, such as our order form which is hosted in a secure data facility, the lock icon on the bottom of web browsers such as Firefox, Google Chrome and Microsoft Internet Explorer becomes locked, as opposed to un-locked, or open, when you are just ‘surfing’.
Buy a Test Kit & Third Parties
Like most retailers, as you visit our websites, we are collecting information about that visit. We collect this information to improve our delivery of information and services to you. In order to collect this information, we utilize technology from third party companies like Google. For example we utilize Google Analytics to aid in website measurement. This software is employed to evaluate – anonymously and in aggregate about how people use the Buy a Test Kit website.
This software provides information about your device (e.g. computer, tablet, smartphone), the type of browser (e.g. Chrome, Safari, Firefox) and operating system (e.g. Windows, Macintosh, Android, iOS). We gather this information to make sure the websites are optimized based on the technologies the majority of people are using to access our websites.
Part of this technology utilizes internet “cookies.” Cookies are stored on your hard drive in the form of a text file. Most cookies are “session cookies” meaning that are automatically deleted when you close your browser. Other cookies are called “persistent” because they do not expire. Typically these cookies allow us to provide targeting information about products and pricing. However you can easily remove them by following the directions in your browsers help file.
While this statistical data is collected, it is important to note that Buy a Test Kit does not sell, rent or lease any of your personal information. Nonetheless, if required by law, we will release your personal information due to a search warrant, subpoena, court order, etc.
Privacy of “Confidential Testing Information”
BuyaTestKit.com will make all reasonable efforts to maintain the private information of our consumers, test donors, and sample collectors (hereinafter “Confidential Testing Information”). Confidential Testing Information may consist of consumer/donor/collector names, addresses, phone numbers, dates of birth, social security numbers, employment information; test or specimen ID #, test dates, test times, test results, reason for test, type of test, test conditions, identity of testing laboratory, or identity of person requesting test.
Except as set forth herein, Buy a Test Kit will not intentionally disclose Confidential Testing Information to any third party, and will make reasonable efforts to protect Confidential Testing Information from disclosure to third parties. You may authorize, in writing, the release of your testing results to third parties, and Buy a Test Kit assumes no liability resulting from such authorized release of information.
In the event of a lawful subpoena or other order of any court of competent jurisdiction for Confidential Testing Information, Buy a Test Kit will comply with such court order, and Customer hereby acknowledges that under such circumstances Confidential Testing Information may be disclosed by Buy a Test Kit. Customer further acknowledges that BuyaTestKit.com may contract with third party laboratories to conduct testing of samples, and that such third party laboratories may maintain records of such tests. Customer acknowledges BuyaTestKit.com has no control over the conduct or omissions of such third party laboratories. BuyaTestKit.com hereby disclaims any and all liabilities for any disclosure by such third party laboratories of Confidential Testing Information.”