JustAnswer Becomes TRUSTe Sealholder, Demonstrates Commitment to Consumer Privacy Protection
San Francisco, CA – April 14, 2009 – JustAnswer®, the website where people go when they need answers from doctors, lawyers, mechanics or other Experts, announced that it has been granted the TRUSTe Seal of Approval. TRUSTe, the leading privacy certification and seal program, awards its privacy seal only to companies that complete the rigorous TRUSTe certification process and agree to comply with ongoing oversight and TRUSTe’s consumer dispute resolution process.
"By becoming a TRUSTe sealholder, JustAnswer gives its customers a clear signal that it is trustworthy and respects the privacy wishes of the people who visit its Web site," said Fran Maier, executive director and president of TRUSTe. "JustAnswer joins more than 2,400 organizations committed to building consumer trust online through participation in the TRUSTe Privacy Seal program."
"Earning the TRUSTe certification demonstrates our commitment to safeguarding customer privacy and security," said Andy Kurtzig, Founder and CEO of JustAnswer. "We are honored to receive the TRUSTe Privacy Seal of Approval."
Millions of people come to JustAnswer for affordable and timely answers in more than 100 categories, ranging from Medical to Legal. The JustAnswer network enables registered Experts to provide answers within minutes, to help ensure customer satisfaction. JustAnswer operates on a price-per-question basis, with the average question costing $15. For additional information, visit the JustAnswer web site or view real-time questions online now.
JustAnswer® serves as an online platform where more than 17 million registered users receive answers from 20 thousand doctors, lawyers and other people that JustAnswer collectively calls Experts. Millions with questions come to the site for affordable and timely insight in more than 100 categories, ranging from Medical to Legal. The JustAnswer network enables registered Experts to provide answers within minutes, to help ensure customer satisfaction. Partners include big brand companies such as Chilton® and Del Monte®. For more information about the company, please visit the JustAnswer web site or view real-time questions online now.
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TRUSTe helps millions of consumers identify trustworthy online organizations through its Web Privacy Seal, Email Privacy Seal and Trusted Download Programs. TRUSTe ensures online privacy and protects confidential user information on more than 2,400 Web sites and many of the most highly trafficked, including Yahoo, AOL, Microsoft, Disney, eBay, Intuit, and Facebook. Independent research shows that when a TRUSTe web seal is present, visitors and customers are more likely to share personal information, register at higher rates and spend more money. To learn more about internet privacy visit www.truste.com.