PRIVACY, SHIPPING, AND RETURNS POLICIES, BELOW.
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The International Boarding & Pet Services Association respects the privacy of all of our online visitors. Our website does not collect any information from visitors without their prior approval. The following information details IBPSA’s commitment to website privacy.
Online purchase of products/services
Orders for IBPSA products and services can be placed through the IBPSA website. These online transactions are made via a secure server that utilizes data encryption. Purchasing information, including email addresses, is not shared with any third parties. User purchasing information that is collected is used to check the user’s qualifications and bill the user for products and services. IBPSA also uses the information to send the user information about IBPSA.
Applications for IBPSA membership can be submitted through the IBPSA website. These transactions are made via a secure server that utilizes data encryption.
IBPSA regularly distributes e-newsletters to members via email. The Association also may occasionally send email announcements to IBPSA members regarding new IBPSA products, services, and information. These email messages may be sent to website visitors who have provided an email address and have indicated a desire to receive such announcements.
All broadcast e-newsletters and email messages give individuals the ability to “opt out” of receiving similar future IBPSA email announcements. Email addresses collected from members and/or through the IBPSA website are not sold to third parties.
IBPSA uses cookie technology for certain features of this website. The site includes session cookies for members-only and discussion-forum sections, as well as for the sections where IBPSA products and services are offered for sale. These session cookies are temporary files that self-terminate either when the user closes the Web browser, or at an expiration date.
To improve the functionality of this website, IBPSA collects personally non-identifiable log files from visitors and analyzes the aggregate data. IBPSA may share basic website traffic information, such as the number of page views, hits, and unique visitors with sponsors and/or advertisers.
The IBPSA website includes links to other sites. IBPSA is not responsible for the privacy practices or content of other sites. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by the IBPSA website.
The IBPSA website makes message boards available to its users. Please remember that any information that is disclosed in these areas becomes public information and the user should exercise caution when deciding to disclose personal information. Our website cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information the user transmits and the user does so at his or her own risk. It is not IBPSA’s responsibility to maintain the secrecy of any passwords the user sets up and/or any account information disclosed.
It may be necessary for IBPSA to send users a service-related announcement for situations, such as a temporary suspension of service. Generally, users may not opt-out of these communications.
All IBPSA products are online downloads which are typically immediately available for download and/or delivered via email upon completion of your online order. If you created an account when you ordered, you can also check your order status online by logging into your account.
Membership refunds and cancellation: IBPSA makes all efforts to ensure satisfaction with membership purchases. Refunds for a membership will be provided within 3 business days of the reception of payment for a new or renewing member, except for memberships purchased in conjunction with conference and/or educational programs. Due to the large discount provided to members no refund will be provided.
After 3 business days, no refunds will be made available for membership purchases. Requests for refunds in membership must be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. Membership can be cancelled at any time by requesting such cancellation in an email to email@example.com. Any membership cancellations that take place more than 3 business days after purchase of a membership will not receive any refunds, however all membership-related listings, benefits, and values will be cancelled.
Merchandise Refunds: No refunds will be made on downloadable products purchased in IBPSA’s online store.