Privacy Policy

Updated: April 1, 2016

We at Comic Book Zen.com know you value your personal information and your privacy. We have created this Privacy Policy so that you know how any information you share with us is used. By visiting this site, you are accepting the practices described in this Privacy Policy.

This Privacy Policy describes how comicbookzen.com/Taurus Comics (the "Company," "we," "us" or "our") handles our 'users' ("you," "your," or "yourself") personal information for our services on comicbookzen.com (the "Web Site"). It applies generally to the Web Site. By accepting the Privacy Policy and the Terms and Conditions of Use (the "terms of use") in registration, you expressly consent to our collection, storage, use and disclosure of your personal information as described in this Privacy Policy. This Privacy Policy is effective upon acceptance for new users and is otherwise effective on April 1, 2016. We may amend this Privacy Policy at any time by posting the amended terms on the Web Site. All amended terms automatically take effect 30 days after they are initially posted on the Web Site.

You can browse the Web Site without telling us who you are or revealing ANY personal information about yourself. Once you give us your personal information, you are not anonymous to us. If you choose to provide us with personal information, you consent to the transfer and storage of that information to our servers located in the United States.

We may collect and store the following personal information: Email address, physical contact information, and (depending on the service used) sometimes financial information, such as credit card or bank account numbers. Transactional information based on your activities on the Web Site (such as buying, and whatever generates or that relates to your account.) Shipping, billing and other information you provide to purchase or ship an item.

Dispute resolution, correspondence through the Web Site, and correspondence sent to us; computer sign-on data, statistics on page views, traffic to and from the Web Site, and ad data.

Other information, including IP addresses and standard web log information, and supplemental information from third parties. (For example, if you incur a debt to us, we will generally conduct a credit check by obtaining additional information about you from a credit bureau, as permitted by law.) As another example, if the information you provide cannot be verified, we may ask you to send us additional information (such as your driver license, credit card statement, and/or a recent utility bill or other information confirming your address), or to answer additional questions online to help verify your information.

We DO NOT sell your personal information to any third parties for their marketing purposes without your explicit consent.

Our primary purpose in collecting personal information is to provide you with a safe, smooth, efficient, and customized experience.

You agree that we may use your personal information to: Provide the services and customer support you request, resolve disputes, and troubleshoot problems. Prevent potentially prohibited or illegal activities, and enforce the terms of use.

We do customize, measure, and try to improve our services and the Web Sites’ content and layout. Tell you about targeted marketing, service updates, and promotional offers based on your communication preferences; and compare information for accuracy, and verify it with third parties.

Our Disclosure of your Information: We may disclose personal information to respond to legal requirements, enforce our policies, respond to claims that a listing in any form violates the rights of others, property, or safety.

We may also share your personal information with: Members of our corporate family to help detect and prevent potentially illegal acts and provide joint services; Service providers under contract who help with our business operations (such as fraud investigations, bill collection, affiliate and rewards programs and co-branded credit cards).

Other third parties to whom you explicitly ask us to send your information to (or about whom you are otherwise explicitly notified and consent to when using a specific service).

Law enforcement or other governmental officials, in response to a VERIFIED request relating to a criminal investigation or alleged illegal activity (In such events, we will disclose name, city, state, telephone number, email address, User ID history, fraud complaints); and Other business entities.

Using Information from the Web Site: The Web Site enables you to share personal and financial information in order to complete transactions. To help protect your privacy, we allow only limited access to 'users' contact, shipping and financial information in order to facilitate your transactions.

When 'users' are involved in a transaction, any transaction-related purposes that are not unsolicited commercial messages using services offered through the Web Site (shipping and fraud complaints), orOther purposes that a user expressly chooses.

We use "cookies" (small files placed on your hard drive) on certain pages of the Web Site to help analyze our web page flow, customize our services, measure promotional effectiveness, and promote trust and safety.

A few important things you should know about cookies are that: We offer certain features that are only available through the use of cookies.

We use cookies to help identify you and maintain your signed-in status.

Most cookies are "session cookies," meaning that they are automatically deleted from your hard drive at the end of a session. You are always free to decline our cookies if your browser permits, although doing so may interfere with your use of the Web Site.

You may encounter cookies from third parties on certain pages of the Web Site that we do not control. (For example, if you view a web page outside of our site, there may be a "cookie" placed by that web page.)

We do NOT tolerate spam, spyware or spoofing in any way: You may not use the Web Site to send spam or otherwise send content that would violate our terms of use. We do filter and automatically scan messages/reviews/content before they are sent for viruses and other illegal or prohibited content, but do not permanently store email messages sent through these tools.

Your 'user' password is the key to your account. We recommend that you use unique numbers, letters, and special characters and do not disclose your password to anyone. If you do share your password or your personal information with others, remember that you are responsible for all actions taken in the name of your account. If you lose control of your password, you may lose substantial control over your personal information and may be subject to legally binding actions taken on your behalf. Therefore, if your password has been compromised for any reason, you should immediately change your password.

Accessing, Reviewing and Changing your Personal Information: You can see, review and change most of your personal information by logging into your account on the Web Site. Generally, we will not manually modify your personal information because it is very difficult to verify your identity remotely. You must promptly update your personal information if it changes or is inaccurate. Upon your request, we will close your account and remove your personal information from view as soon as reasonably possible, based on your account activity and in accordance with applicable law.

We do retain personal information from closed accounts in order to comply with law, prevent fraud, collect any fees owed, resolve disputes, troubleshoot problems, assist with any investigations, enforce our terms of use, and take other actions otherwise permitted by law.

Security: Your information is stored on our servers located in the United States. We treat data as an asset that must be protected and use the tools that are provided by our host. (Encryption, passwords, physical security, etc.) to protect your personal information against unauthorized access and disclosure. However, as you probably know, third parties may unlawfully intercept or access transmissions or private communications, and other users may abuse or misuse your personal information that they collect from the Web Site. Therefore, although we work very hard to protect your privacy, we do not promise, and you should not expect, that your personal information or private communications will always remain private.

Third Parties: Except as otherwise expressly included in this Privacy Policy, this document addresses only the use and disclosure of information we collect from you. If you disclose your information to others throughout the Internet, different rules may apply to their use or disclosure of the information you disclose to them. Since the Company does not control the privacy policies of third parties, you are subject to the privacy policies of those third parties. We encourage you to ask questions before you disclose your personal information to others. Thank You.