Security & Privacy
Security and Privacy Are Important
When shopping at Orthoshops, safe transactions and the protection of your privacy are
our number-one priorities. To help our customers understand our commitment to security
and privacy, we've outlined our policy in detail.
Ordering from Orthoshops is easy, convenient, and very safe. All private information that
you send us (including credit card numbers, names, addresses, and telephone numbers) is
encrypted so that your private information cannot be read by anyone as it travels over the
We are proud to use Authorize.net, industry leader in credit card approval
Orthoshops uses Authorize.net, a leading provider of Internet protection services,
including digital certification, to secure every transaction. We also use the Secure Sockets
Layer (SSL) technology. SSL encrypts your order information to avoid the decoding of
that information by anyone other than us.
Collection and Use of Information
When you place an order, we require you to provide us with personal contact and billing
information, including your address and telephone number. We use this information to
give you a customized experience and to process the orders that you place with us.
When you visit Orthoshops, we collect some basic non-identifying information. This
specifically includes information regarding your operating system, browser software, and
IP (Internet Protocol) address. This information is collected in order to provide you with
satisfactory service. We may use the information to detect problems with our server and
to administer our Web site.
No Third-Party Use of Your Information
Orthoshops does not sell, trade, or rent your personal information to third parties. We do,
however, share your information with our floral and gift distributors for the sole purpose
of delivering your orders.
Links to Other Web Sites
Orthoshops may contain links to other Web sites. We are not responsible for the privacy
practices and content of these third-party Web sites. We urge you to follow safe Internet
practices: Do not supply personal information to these Web sites unless you have verified
their security and privacy policies.
At Orthoshops, consumers making purchases must have a valid credit card, be 18 years of
age or older, and have good credit standing.
By shopping at our Web site or opening an Orthoshops account, you consent to the use of
We, however, have the option to change, modify, or add to the terms and conditions of