How do I stop marketing material and emails from stores?

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How do I stop marketing material and emails from stores?

All merchants who are covered by the 100% Satisfaction Guarantee are required on their websites to offer a way to for customers to opt-out of receiving marketing material. If you have made purchases online, you may receive email from those stores.

Stop Marketing Material and emails from Stores

Stores will commonly notify their customers about upcoming specials and discounts. Merchants who are covered by the 100% Satisfaction Guarantee have agreed to follow the AOL Privacy guidelines and they must notify you if they are gathering any personal information, including your email address. They must also provide you with the option to not receive email marketing offers. Some online activities will make your email address available to the public. This can cause you to receive junk mail. Some of these online activities include:

  • Posting to message boards or newsgroups
  • Chatting online
  • Joining mailing lists
  • Creating a member profile
  • Creating a Web page

To stop marketing material and emails from stores:
To learn more about this option, check out each store's privacy policy, usually found in their customer service area. For more tips on helping to limit junk email or spam, visit AOL Keyword: Spam.




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Last updated: 06-10-2014
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