Privacy Policy

Effective Date: 8/1/2014

Willard J. De Filipps, CPA, PC,  (“Willard J. De Filipps, CPA, PC” or “we” or “De Filipps University”), the owner of Willard J. De Filipps, CPA, PC.com and also www.defilipps.com and www.defilippsuniversity.com (collectively, the “Website” or “Site“), respects the privacy of users on the Internet and has developed this privacy statement to protect user privacy on its Website. The purpose of this statement is to explain the types of information Willard J. De Filipps, CPA, PC obtains about users of this Website, how the information is obtained, how it is used, how it may be disclosed to others, and how users can restrict its use or disclosure.

Personally Identifiable Information:
The only personally identifiable information Willard J. De Filipps, CPA, PC obtains about individual users through our Website is information supplied voluntarily by the user.  Users interacting with our Site may provide Willard J. De Filipps, CPA, PC with their name, address, telephone number, e-mail address, domain name or URL or other personally identifiable information that Willard J. De Filipps, CPA, PC may use for its own business purposes. In order to login and fully access all the features of the Site and/or complete a purchase, the user must provide this information.

Using the Information:
Willard J. De Filipps, CPA, PC does not sell, rent, or lease its customer information to unrelated third parties. We may occasionally share registration data with a trusted partner who has served as content provider for a webinar. Willard J. De Filipps, CPA, PC is not responsible for any actions such third parties may take with respect to such registration data. All information related to financial transactions (such as cardholder account numbers) is never shared with third parties. Generally, we may use your personally identifiable information (name, postal address, e-mail address, company name) in the following ways:

  1. To communicate with you about your account, your order or the Site.
  2. To support the operation of the Site (i.e., billing, account maintenance) and troubleshoot.
  3. To send you newsletters, promotional messages, product announcements or other communications that we feel may be of interest to you, although you may opt out of receiving these communications (see “Opting Out” below).
  4. In other ways that you either expressly consent to or instruct us to undertake.

Opting In:
De Filipps University employs an opt-in policy to ensure, by e-mail, that subscribers intended to join our mailing list. When subscribers join our mailing list through the subscription link on the Site, an e-mail message is sent that contains a confirmation link.

Opting Out:
As part of the registration process, you will supply us with your postal address, phone number, and e-mail address, and you will be registered to receive periodic communications from Willard J. De Filipps, CPA, PC or from other reputable companies affiliated with Willard J. De Filipps, CPA, PC. If you do not wish to receive such communications from Willard J. De Filipps, CPA, PC, you can:

  1. 1.Opt out of receiving future e-mailed messages by following the “unsubscribe” instructions at the bottom of any e-mailed message you receive from Willard J. De Filipps, CPA, PC.
  2. 2.Opt out of receiving future e-mailed messages or newsletters from Willard J. De Filipps, CPA, PC by changing your preferences on the Site.
  3. 3.If you receive communications from Willard J. De Filipps, CPA, PC by regular mail, you can opt out of receiving future such communications by contacting Willard J. De Filipps, CPA, PC’s main office at (847) 577-3977, or by writing to Willard J. De Filipps, CPA, PC, 317 W. Prospect Avenue, Mount Prospect,60056.
  4. 4.You may not opt out of communications from third parties through Willard J. De Filipps, CPA, PC.

Please allow 30 days for your opt-out election to take effect. Please note that even if you opt-out of receiving the types of communications described above, we may still from time to time communicate with you about your account or operation of the Site; these communications will not be promotional in nature. For example, if our service is temporarily suspended for maintenance we might send users an e-mail. You cannot opt-out of receiving these communications.

Cookies:
We use cookies to record session information only, such as items that consumers add to their shopping cart.

 Non-Personally Identifiable Information:

Willard J. De Filipps, CPA, PC does collect and use some non-personally identifiable, generic information about our users as a means of measuring the effectiveness of our Website. Willard J. De Filipps, CPA, PC servers identify certain user information in the normal course of operation, but such information does not reveal a user’s personal identity. We collect this information only in the aggregate and use it to evaluate and improve our Website and to provide targeted information that may be of interest to users of our Website. The following are examples of non-personally identifiable generic information.

We collect both the domain name and the e-mail address of visitors to our Website, the e-mail addresses of those who communicate with us via e-mail, and only aggregate information on what pages consumers access or visit. The information we collect is used to improve the content of our Website.

Disclosure Pursuant to Legal Process:
Willard J. De Filipps, CPA, PC shall, pursuant to applicable law, regulation or legal process, such as a search warrant, subpoena or court order, allow access to all available and relevant information in order to comply with such process and protect Willard J. De Filipps, CPA, PC’s rights and property. Willard J. De Filipps, CPA, PC may also allow access to this information in special emergencies where physical safety is at risk.

Other Websites:
Willard J. De Filipps, CPA, PC is committed to protecting user privacy on all Willard J. De Filipps, CPA, PC Websites and expects the same from our partners, co-sponsors, and suppliers. Willard J. De Filipps, CPA, PC, however, is not responsible for the content or the privacy practices of non-Willard J. De Filipps, CPA, PC websites, including websites reached through a link on a Willard J. De Filipps, CPA, PC Website. Other websites may have different privacy policies, or no policy. Users should review the privacy policies of any website before providing personal information.

Should Willard J. De Filipps, CPA, PC modify its practices regarding the collection or use of information obtained from users in the future, this privacy statement will be amended to reflect such modifications.

Legal Statement:

This Privacy Statement forms part of the Terms & Conditions for use of this Website. You should also review the Terms & Conditions, as your use of this Website and any dispute arising under this Privacy Statement is subject to the terms and conditions contained therein.