Our Commitment to Privacy
Your online privacy is important to us. To help protect your privacy, this statement
explains our information practices and lets you know the choices you have about
how your information is collected and used. You can refer back to this privacy
policy by clicking the privacy statement link on the bottom of every page.
Echelon Wealth Strategies is the sole owner of the information collected
on this site. We will not sell, share or rent this information to others in
any manner that is different from what is described in this statement. We collect
and use this information in the following ways:
If you choose to subscribe to our e-mail newsletter, we ask for contact information
(including name and e-mail address) in order to fulfill this request.
If you would like to use our referral service to tell a friend or colleague
about our site, we will ask you for that person's name and e-mail address.
Echelon Wealth Strategies will automatically send this person a one-time
e-mail that invites the person to visit the site. Echelon Wealth Strategies
stores this information for the sole purpose of sending this one-time e-mail.
The person may contact Echelon Wealth Strategies through our online contact
form to request that we remove this information from our database.
Echelon Wealth Strategies takes every precaution to protect your information,
prevent unauthorized access, maintain the accuracy of your data and ensure
its correct use. To this end, we have in place appropriate physical, electronic
and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information, both online
and off-line. If you have any questions about the security measures at our Web
site, please contact us through our online contact form.
We use IP addresses to analyze trends, administer the site and gather broad
demographic information for aggregate use. IP addresses are not linked to personally
A cookie is a piece of data placed on your hard drive by our Web server. We
well as to track and target the interests of our users so that we can enhance
the usefulness of our site.
A server can only read the
cookie data that a particular server has placed in the cookie. We can't
track where you came from to get to our site, or where you go after you leave.
Cookies cannot "read" data on your hard drive, including cookie files placed
by other sites.
on our site. However, we have no access to or control over these cookies.
If you prefer to not have
(In Internet Explorer, this option is in the View > Internet Options >
Advanced menu. In Netscape Navigator, it's in the Edit > Preferences >
We share aggregated demographic information with our partners and advertisers.
This is not linked to any personal information that can identify any individual
We use an outside fulfillment
company to fulfill orders, and a credit card processing company to bill users
for products and services. These companies do not retain, share, store or use
personally identifiable information for any secondary purposes.
We may partner with other parties in order to provide specific services. We
will share user information with these parties only to the extent that is necessary
for the third party to provide these services. These parties are not allowed
to use personally identifiable information except for the purpose of providing
When you subscribe to our newsletter, order products or register for seminars
on our site, you will from time to time receive information on special products,
services or offers that we believe will be of interest to you. If you would
prefer not to receive this information, you may opt out at any time. (Please see
Choice/Opt Out below.)
Site and Service
We occasionally send site and service announcement updates. Because these announcements
contain important information about our services, you are not able to unsubscribe
You will have the opportunity to opt out of having your information used for
purposes not directly related to our site and services at the point where we
request the information. You may also opt out at any other time by contacting
us directly. A link to our contact information is available on every page of
Removal of Information
If your personally identifiable information changes, or if you stop using our
service, we will promptly correct, update or remove your information upon request.
To make such a request, please contact our customer support through our online
We reserve the right to change this privacy statement. If we do so, we will provide
at least 30 days advance notice of the changes by sending an e-mail to users who
requested such a notification. We provide this advance notification so that
you will have the opportunity to choose whether we may use your information
in this different manner.
This Web site contains links to other sites. Echelon Wealth Strategies
is not responsible for the privacy practices of these other sites, and we encourage
you to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personal
In order to protect the privacy of the very young, we do not collect or maintain
information from any person we know to be under the age of 13. In addition,
no part of our Web site is structured to attract children under 13.
If you are under 13 years
of age, you are not allowed to subscribe to our e-mail newsletter, to order products
from our site or to provide any personal information in any other way on our
We may disclose personal information when required by law or in the good-faith
belief that such action is necessary in order to conform to the edicts of the
law or comply with a legal process served on our Web site.
How to Contact
If you have questions or concerns about any of the policies described in this
statement, please contact us through our online contact form or e-mail us at