Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy Statement

The Computer Merchant, Ltd. is a privacy conscious organization and is committed to your right to privacy. This Privacy Statement describes how The Computer Merchant, Ltd., collects, uses, and discloses personal data on this Web site. By submitting personal data, a visitor to our Web site is agreeing to The Computer Merchant, Ltd’s, use of such data as described in this privacy statement.

Resumes

When you submit registration information and/or your resume or when your information and/or your resume is acquired when you have posted your resume on a free or fee subscriber job board your information and your resume are hosted on our servers. If you apply for a job or elect to register with The Computer Merchant, Ltd. at this Web site, The Computer Merchant, Ltd. will be able to view your information and your resume, but no one else will be able to view them. The Computer Merchant, Ltd. requests your personal information at these collection points and maintains the information on their server which will be accessed by The Computer Merchant, Ltd. only and no other third parties. The Computer Merchant, Ltd. believes that managing your career is a life-long process, and even after your information has been entered into The Computer Merchant, Ltd. resume database, The Computer Merchant, Ltd. retains indefinitely all the information gathered about you in an effort to make your repeat use with The Computer Merchant, Ltd. more efficient, practical and relevant. You are able to correct or update your resume submitted to The Computer Merchant, Ltd. at any time by going to TCM Jobs jobs.

The Computer Merchant, Ltd.’s Use of the Information

We use the information we gather on the The Computer Merchant, Ltd. Web site for the purpose of fostering a positive user experience, delivering the services that we offer and, ultimately, to create sales opportunities. We may use your contact information that you provide in the online registration forms to contact you via telephone, e-mail, direct mail or other communications regarding profile fits, updates at The Computer Merchant, Ltd. site, such as new The Computer Merchant, Ltd. Job opportunities and services which may be of interest to you, or for telemarketing purposes. Should you decide that you would no longer like to be contacted by The Computer Merchant, Ltd., please notify The Computer Merchant, Ltd. and our best efforts will be used to remove you from our contact list. If you do not wish to receive future e-mails from The Computer Merchant, Ltd., please reply to The Computer Merchant, Ltd. e-mail solicitation by including “Unsubscribe” in the subject line. Accordingly, you should not receive similar e-mail solicitations from The Computer Merchant, Ltd. in the future.

Disclosure of your Information to Others

The Computer Merchant, Ltd. uses your information internally, but does not disclose your personal information to third parties, except as set forth in the following three subparagraphs.

We may disclose such information if legally required to do so, if requested to do so by a governmental entity or if we believe in good faith that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to legal requirements or comply with legal process; (b) protect the rights or property of The Computer Merchant, Ltd. or its affiliated companies; (c) prevent a crime or protect national security; or (d) protect the personal safety of users or the public.

We may disclose and transfer such information to a third party who acquires all or a substantial portion of The Computer Merchant, Ltd.’s business, whether such acquisition is by way of merger, consolidation or purchase of all or a substantial portion of our assets.

Security

The Computer Merchant, Ltd. has implemented technical and organizational measures designed to secure your personal information, including firewalls, Intrusion Detection Systems, secured servers and database security, from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use, alteration or disclosure. We continually update our network to protect the confidentiality of our data. Due to constantly changing environments; however, we cannot guarantee that unauthorized third parties will never be able to defeat those measures or use your personal information for improper purposes.

Changes to Privacy Statement

If The Computer Merchant, Ltd. decides to change its Privacy Statement, we will post those changes here so that you will always know what information we gather, how we might use that information, and to whom we will disclose it. We welcome your comments concerning this Privacy Statement. If at any time you have questions or concerns about The Computer Merchant, Ltd.’s Privacy Statement, or you believe that we have not adhered to this Statement, please contact us by e-mail at privacy@TCML.com, or call us at 781-709-4350 and speak to one of our representatives. We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem.

Revised 01/12/2009