Privacy Policy

How We Protect You

This privacy policy discloses the privacy practices for www.accelgen.com and shop.accelgen.com. This privacy policy applies solely to information collected by these two websites. It will notify you of the following:


  1. What personally identifiable information is collected from you through the web site, how it is used and with whom it may be shared.
  2. What choices are available regarding the use of your data.
  3. The security procedures in place to protect the misuse of your information.
  4. How you can correct any inaccuracies in the information.

Information Collection, Use, and Sharing

Accelerated Genetics is the sole owner of the information collected on this site. We have access to/collect information that you voluntarily give us through the account profile page at www.accelgen.com or the checkout page at shop.accelgen.com. Accelerated Genetics will not sell or rent this information to anyone.


Accelerated Genetics will use your name and phone number to contact you only if necessary regarding the orders you place on shop.accelgen.com. Your Accelerated Genetics customer number is used to uniquely identify your account in our business system. The shipping and billing address are used for invoicing and sending your order. Your credit card information is necessary to make a purchase at shop.accelgen.com. This information is only used for billing purposes.


The Angus, Hereford and Charolais Association numbers are required when ordering an A.I. Certificate for one of the respective breeds. The number is used to transfer the certificate to your account with the association.


You have the choice to opt-in for e-newsletters from Accelerated Genetics. Accelerated Genetics will only add you to our e-newsletter list if you opt-in to receive a specific e-newsletter.


We will not share your information with any third party outside organization, other than as necessary to fulfill your request, e.g. to ship an order or order an AI Certificate through a breed association.

Your Access to and Control Over Information

You can change the information you provided us at any time. You can do so by signing in to www.accelgen.com and clicking on “Account Profile” next to the sign-in button. On this page you can edit any of the information linked to your account and opt-out of any e-newsletters. You may also unsubscribe from an e-newsletter by clicking “unsubscribe” in the footer of the e-newsletter once your receive it. Allow 2-3 business days after you unsubscribe for it to go into affect.

Security

We take precautions to protect your information. When you submit sensitive information via www.accelgen.com or shop.accelgen.com your information is protected both online and offline.


Wherever we collect sensitive information (such as credit card data), that information is encrypted and transmitted to us in a secure way. You can verify this by looking for a closed lock icon at the bottom of your web browser, or looking for "https" at the beginning of the address of the web page.


While we use encryption to protect sensitive information transmitted online, we also protect your information offline. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job (for example, billing or customer service) are granted access to personally identifiable information. The computers/servers in which we store personally identifiable information are kept in a secure environment.

Surveys & Contests

Occasionally, our site will request information via surveys or contests. Participation in these surveys or contests is voluntary and you may choose whether or not to participate. Contact information will be used to notify the winners of award prizes. Survey information will be used for purposes of monitoring or improving the use and satisfaction of our website and Accelerated Genetics services as a whole.

Updates

Our Privacy Policy may change from time to time and all updates will be posted on this page. If you feel that we are not abiding by this privacy policy, you should contact us immediately via telephone at 1-800-451-9275/608-356-4387 or at info@accelgen.com.