(a) Information You Give Us. The Company receives and stores any information you enter on our Site or give us in any other way. You can choose not to provide certain information, but then you might not be able to take advantage of many of our features. The Company uses the information that you provide for such purposes as responding to your requests, customizing future shopping for you, improving our stores, and communicating with you.
(b) Automatic Information. The Company receives and stores certain types of information whenever you interact with it. For example, like many Web sites, the Company uses “cookies,” and it obtains certain types of information when your Web browser accesses the Site or advertisements and other content served by or on behalf of the Site on other Web sites.
(c) E-mail Communications. To help us make e-mails more useful and interesting, the Company often receives a confirmation when you open e-mail from The Company if your computer supports such capabilities. The Company also compares its customer list to lists received from other companies, in an effort to avoid sending unnecessary messages to our customers.
(a) Affiliated Businesses the Company Does Not Control. The Company closely with affiliated businesses. The Company operates stores, provide services, or sell product lines jointly with these businesses. Amazon and eBay are some examples of co-branded and joint offerings. You can tell when a third party is involved in your transactions, and the Company shares customer information related to those transactions with that third party.
(b) Third-Party Service Providers. The Company employs other companies and individuals to perform functions on our behalf. Examples include fulfilling orders, delivering packages, sending postal mail and e-mail, removing repetitive information from customer lists, analyzing data, providing marketing assistance, providing search results and links (including paid listings and links), processing credit card payments, and providing customer service. They have access to personal information needed to perform their functions, but may not use it for other purposes.
(c) Promotional Offers. Sometimes the Company may send offers to selected groups of customers. When the Company does this, it does not give any other business your name and address. If you do not want to receive such offers, you may unsubscribe at any time.
(e) With Your Consent. Other than as set out above, you will receive notice when information about you might go to third parties, and you will have an opportunity to choose not to share the information.
(a) The Company works to protect the security of your information during transmission by using Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) software, which encrypts information you input.
(b) The Company reveals only the last four digits of your credit card numbers when confirming an order. Of course, the Company transmits the entire credit card number to the appropriate credit card company during order processing.
(c) It is important for you to protect against unauthorized access to your password and to your computer. Be sure to sign off when finished using a shared computer.
(a) Information You Give Us. You provide most such information when you search, buy, post, participate in a contest or questionnaire, or communicate with customer service. For example, you provide information when you search for a product; place an order through the Company or one of our third-party sellers; provide information when communicate with us by phone, e-mail, or otherwise; complete a questionnaire or a contest entry form... As a result of those actions, you might supply the Company with such information as your name, address, and phone numbers; credit card information; people to whom purchases have been shipped, including addresses and phone number; people (with addresses and phone numbers); e-mail addresses of your friends and other people; content of reviews and e-mails to us; and financial information, including Social Security and driver's license numbers.
(c) Information from Other Sources. Examples of information the Company receives from other sources include updated delivery and address information from our carriers or other third parties, which the Company uses to correct its records and deliver your next purchase or communication more easily; account information, purchase or redemption information, and page-view information from some merchants with which the Company operates co-branded businesses or for which it provides technical, fulfillment, advertising, or other services; search term and search result information from some searches conducted through the Web; search results and links, including paid listings (such as Sponsored Links); and credit history information from credit bureaus, which the Company uses to help prevent and detect fraud and to offer certain credit or financial services to some customers.