Effective Date: 01-01-2015.
This privacy notice discloses the privacy practices for www.americanresearchservices.com. It applies solely to information collected by this website, except where stated otherwise. It will notify you of the following:
Collection of Information
We only have access to and collect information that you voluntarily give us via e-mail or direct contact from you. If you chose to contact us through the contact form on this site, the information collected will be:
With whom information is shared
ARS will only gather the personal information pertaining to owners, heirs or beneficiaries of unclaimed assets. We will not sell, rent or disclose this information to anyone including third parties or affiliates unless authorized to do so by law.
Use of Information
We will use your information to respond to you regarding the reason you contacted us. Personal information collected on or off this site will only be used to process your claim and to send related correspondence to the holder of the funds to validate your identity and/or entitlement of the funds, to make the claim process as efficient as possible, and to ensure speedy payment of your claim.
How Your Information is Secured
ARS is committed to protecting the clients information as it is the foundation of our company/client relationship. All company files and databases are constantly protected by state of the art security monitoring and world class virus and intrusion detection software. We take precautions to protect your information. When you submit sensitive information via the website, all your information is confidential and protected both online and offline.
Wherever we collect sensitive information, that information is encrypted and securely transmitted to us. 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 website address.
While we use encryption to protect sensitive information transmitted online, we also protect your information offline. Only employees who need the information to perform specific job (e.g, claim process) are granted access to personally identifiable information. The computers and servers on which we store personally identifiable information, including any other personal information we obtain from you is kept in a secure, locked and password protected environment.
Your Access to and Control Over Information
You may opt out of any future contacts from us at any time. You can do the following at anytime by contacting us via the email address or phone number provided on our website:
Notification of Changes
American Research Services, Inc
106 1/2 Judge John Aiso Street., #173
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Toll Free: 1-800-701-0236