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QUESTIONS OR COMMENTS
What Types of Personal Information is Collected at globepequot.com?
We collect and maintain personal information entered by users on our site. Such information may include user preferences or suggestions, e-mail addresses, billing and shipping information or any other information that a user may give to us. We collect such personal information when a user registers at our site, signs up for a service, purchases products, fills out a feedback or request form.
We also collect and store the Internet Protocol (“IP”) addresses of individuals that visit our site. An IP address provides general statistical information, such as browsing activity, areas of greatest interest on the site, general demographic information and other basic information that we will use for system administration. We use such information to make our site more interesting and useful to you.
Cookies are packets of information that are stored by your web browser on your computer hard drive during visits to our site. Cookies enable us to recognize your browser and save your preferences or passwords. Cookies also allow us to track statistical information that helps us to provide improved resources and services to users. Web browsers usually accept cookies automatically. However, you can change your web browser to prevent automatic acceptance of cookies or disable cookies. If your web browser does not accept cookies, you will not be able to take advantage of some of the site’s features or make purchases through the website.
How Does globepequot.com Use My Personal Information?
We use personal information to provide and enhance the services that are offered on the site, respond to inquiries and provide personalized content. Each user's name, address, e-mail address and other information is stored on our database. Personal information may also be used to track user activity so that we may better understand your preferences. We do not sell or rent your personal information. We may also use your personal information to contact you about promotions, products or services that we believe may be of interest to you. If you prefer not to be contacted with this information, please send an e-mail to email@example.com.
We send personal information to third party vendors that work on our behalf to provide certain services. These third party vendors do not have the right to use your personal information for any purpose beyond what is necessary to provide our services. Third party vendors are obligated to maintain the confidentiality and security of your personal information and are restricted from using such information in any way that is not expressly authorized by Globe Pequot.
We use non-personally identifying information to improve the design and content of our site. We may also use this information to analyze site usage.
We will disclose information that we maintain, when required to do so by law, or where reasonably necessary to protect our rights or a third party's rights. For example, we will disclose information in response to a court order, a subpoena, a request by a law enforcement agency or to respond to claims that any content violates the right of third-parties.
Is My Personal Information Secure if I Link to Other Web Sites?
The globepequot.com site contains links to sites operated by third parties that are not under the control or supervision of globepequot.com. Neither Globe Pequot nor its subsidiaries, employees, agents or representatives are responsible for the privacy practices of these sites. These sites may have their own privacy policies and customer service policies, or no policies at all. We encourage you to read the privacy policies of the other sites to see how your personal information will be handled on the third party sites before providing them with your personal information.
How Does globepequot.com Protect My Personal Information?
Protecting your privacy and your information is a top priority. We have taken careful measures to secure your information. All personal information is stored on our Internet database. Access to personal information is limited to those individuals who are authorized to use such information for business and administrative purposes.
Globepequot.com uses industry-standard SSL-encryption to protect data transmissions as a means of keeping any ordering information as secure as possible. We have security technology and procedures in place to ensure that all information stored on our Internet database is secured against unauthorized access and use.
There are some things that you can do to help protect the security of your information as well. For instance, never give out your Password, since this is what is used to access all of your account information. Also remember to log out of your account and close your browser window when you finish surfing the Internet, so that other people using the same computer will not have access to your information.
Can I update or Change the Personal Information that globepequot.com has Collected?
Members can access, review, and edit their registration information on our site by selecting the "Your Account" link.
This site is not directed to children under the age of 13. We prohibit registration by children under the age of 13 for all portions of the site. We will not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under 13.
We invite you to contact us with any questions or comments regarding your personal information. firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include information in the email that will help us identify your account so we can assist you with your inquiry or request.
Dated: August 15, 2003