SchiffGold is committed to preserving your trust and confidence. The following statement discloses our information gathering and dissemination practices for this website:
The Information We Collect, How We Collect It, and How We Use It
We collect different types of personal and other information based on your use of our products and services and our business relationship with you. This is primarily contact information you provide when subscribing to our services or to those of our related entities.. This information will be used to process your orders, maintain a record of past transactions, and send you information and special offers on our products and services.
We also automatically collect anonymous tracking information about website users to gauge response to our communication efforts and the popularity of specific areas of our website.
SchiffGold recognizes the need to prevent unauthorized access to the information we collect, including information held in electronic format. SchiffGold authorizes access to your nonpublic, personal information only to personnel who need that information to serve you. We maintain physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards regarding your nonpublic, personal information to ensure that we comply with our own policy, industry practices, and federal and state regulations.
Although we take the security of your personal information very seriously, no electronic communication over the internet can be guaranteed to be completely secured. We cannot guarantee the security of any information that you submit to us, and you do so at your own risk.
SchiffGold will never disclose any private or financial information to third parties. We may share basic contact information to select companies with whom we have an established relationship, in order to notify you of services and special offers which we believe may be of interest to you. Though we hope you gain value from the email messages you receive, you may at any time choose to opt out of receiving further messages by following the instructions provided at the bottom of each email. We retain the right to release your personal information when required by law or when we, in good faith, believe that we must release the information in order to: (1) satisfy a legal order or comply with legal process; (2) defend our rights or those of our affiliates or business partners; or (3) protect the personal safety of our employees, agents, affiliates, business partners, customers, or site users.
We also retain the right to transfer your personal contact information in the context of the sale of all or part of our business, or amongst unaffiliated companies in which either Peter Schiff or Michael Freedman are owners.
Google Adwords and Remarketing Policy
SchiffGold uses all features of Google Analytics for Display Advertisers. That includes obtaining specific visitor cookie data, such as the source, medium and keyword used to visit our website. Google Analytics does not store any visitor specific data and we will not use visitor specific data in any way related to Google Analytics, Google Adwords, and Remarketing.
SchiffGold uses remarketing with Google Adwords and analytics to display content specific advertisements to visitors that have previously visited our site when those visitors go to other websites that have the Google Display Network implemented.
SchiffGold and other third-party vendors, including Google, use first-party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookie) and third-party cookies (such as the DoubleClick cookie) together to inform, optimize, and serve ads based on visitor’s past visits to our website.
We take our users’ privacy very seriously. We feel that certain personal information should always be kept private, so we’ve developed restrictions around the types of ads where we don’t allow remarketing. When creating remarketing lists, we can’t use any sensitive information about users. This includes information such as their financial status, sexual orientation, and other sensitive categories.
As adwords advertisers, we are restricted from and will not perform the following actions:
(a) Running ads that collect Personally Identifiable Information (PII) including, but not limited to, email addresses, telephone numbers, and credit card numbers
(b) Creating a remarketing list or creating ad text that specifically targets users in ways that are outlined as “prohibited” in the categories below
Visitors can opt out of Google Analytics for Display Advertisers and opt out of customized Google Display Network ads by visiting the Ads Preferences Manager.
“User” means a unique instance of a browser, application or similar technology.
“User Cookie” means the User identifier (of which a cookie is one example) associated with a User for remarketing or similar audiences.
“Remarketing Lists” means a list of User Cookies created or otherwise obtained by you and used in connection with remarketing or similar audiences.
“Similar Audiences Lists” means a list of Users created by Google based on a Remarketing List for use in connection with similar audiences.
“Properties” means properties or content on which advertisements are shown.
Revisions To This Policy
From time to time, we may revise this privacy statement. If we make revisions that change the way we collect or use your personal information, those changes will be posted in this privacy statement and the effective date will be noted at the bottom of this privacy statement. You should review it periodically so that you are up to date on our most current policies and practices. If we make material changes to this privacy statement, we will notify you by sending a notice to you via email to your most current email address from our records.
Please note that you are responsible for updating your personal information with us, including any changes to your email address. To update your information, please call 1-888-GOLD-160 and ask for a Precious Metals Specialist.
Consent and Questions
By providing your personal information through our website, you consent to our collection and use of your personal information in accordance with the terms of this statement.
If you have any questions about this statement, the practices of this website, or your dealings with this website, please call 1-888-465-3160 and ask for a Customer Service Representative.