TrustGauge is the quickest and easiest way to determine if the website you are visiting is trustworthy. As part of the free Browser Accelerator toolbar, the TrustGauge helps determine the trustworthiness of any site.
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Look for these seals on the websites
you visit, make purchases from or
share your information with!

Benefits to Consumers and Web Surfers
Feel secure before the final buying decision is made
When the ValidatedSite logo appears on the web site you are visiting, rest assured that the site has taken the proper steps to protect your private information. This will result in less spam e-mail, and you will know that your personal data is held in the utmost confidentiality. Save time investigating web sites and look for the ValidatedSite logo to make sure that you do not deal with a questionable organization.
Sites Displaying the ValidatedSite Seal:
  • Are operating with active e-mail addresses
  • Received then replied to a certified letter
  • Sent notarized information about their company and its owners
  • Provided photocopies of recent phone bills for both the company itself and an officer's residence
  • Provided a photocopy of a top company officer's driver license that matched the name and residence as completed in notarized forms. (Social Security numbers are not required. If a SSN is sent in error, we will not store this information)
What Sites Will Not Receive the ValidatedSite Seal of Approval?
  • Companies with virtual or fraudulent addresses or phone numbers
  • Any company that refuses to provide users the ability to locate them when things go wrong
  • Any company with unanswered complaints from consumers that are brought to our attention
  • A company that sells or makes available to others your e-mail address under any set of circumstances
  • A website that does not meet our criteria when it comes to protecting you with their privacy policy
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