know that you care how your information is used, and we appreciate your trust
that we will use it carefully and sensibly. This notice describes our privacy
1. What Personal Information Do We
- Information You Provide. We receive and store information
you enter. For example, when
you search for or buy a product or service, or when you supply information
such as your name, address, phone number or credit card. You can choose
not to provide certain information, but then you might not be able to take
advantage of some of our features.
We use the information that you provide for such purposes as
responding to your requests for products or services, customizing future
shopping for you, improving our website, and communicating with you.
- Cookies. Like many
websites, we use "cookies". Cookies are small programs that we transfer to your
hard drive that allow us to recognize you and to provide you with a customized
shopping experience. If you
toolbar of your web browser, and clicking on the “help” button. Follow the instructions that will
prevent the browser from accepting cookies, or set the browser to inform
you when you receive a new cookie.
In addition, you may visit this and other websites anonymously
through the use of utilities provided by other private companies.
- Other Information: Every
computer has an IP (Internet Protocol) address. IP addresses of computers used to visit this site are
noted. In addition, we
automatically collect other information such as email addresses, browser
types, operating systems, and the URL addresses of sites clicked to and
from this site.
- Information from Other
Sources. We might receive
information about you from other sources and add it to our account
information. This may include
updated delivery and address information from our shippers or other
sources so that we can correct our records and deliver your next purchase
or communication more easily.
2. How Do We Use Your Information?
- Customized Shopping. We use your information to
better serve you by providing a customized shopping experience.
- Agents. We employ
other companies and individuals to perform functions on our behalf.
Examples include delivering packages, sending postal mail and e-mail, and
processing credit card payments. They have access to personal information
needed to perform their functions, but may not use it for other purposes.
- Law Enforcement. If we receive a lawful
court order to release account or other personal information then we will
comply with the law. We will
also release information when necessary to protect the life, safety or
property of others. This includes exchanging information with other
companies and organizations for fraud protection and credit risk
3. How Do We Protect the Security of Your Information?
- We work to protect the
security of your information during transmission by using Secure Sockets
Layer (SSL) software, which encrypts information you input.
- We use encryption to protect
your information contained in our customer list.
- We use a firewall to protect
against unlawful intrusion.
- We limit access to your
information on a “need to know” basis.
- 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.
- No system can guarantee
absolute security, just as the finest lock can not guarantee physical
security. However, we take
every reasonable precaution to assure that your data is secure.
We do not sell products or services to children. We do not
knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the
age of 13 without the permission of a parent or guardian. If you are under the age of 13, you may
browse our Web site, but you are not permitted to use any of the features that
require the collection of any personally identifiable information. If we find that we have erroneously
collected a child’s information, we will delete that data from our records
6. Other Websites
Various Web sites may be linked to from this site. If you link to another site, your
guidelines such as those recommended by the Online Privacy Alliance (www.privacyalliance.org).
7. Changes in Our Privacy Statement
We reserve the right to modify this policy in the
future. If we do so, notice will
be posted on our home page.
8. Contact Us
If you have any further question regarding our privacy
policy, please contact 1-800-THE-NWTF or by