Shops commitment to privacy.
The Iron Shop
is committed to maintaining your confidence and trust, and accordingly maintains
To make this notice easy to find, we make it available on our homepage and at every
point where personally identifiable information may be requested. Questions regarding
this policy should be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
What information do we collect? How do we use it?
The Iron Shop collects information in several ways for a number of different reasons.
Some personal information is gathered when you request a catalog to be sent to you.
During this request, we ask for your name, shipping address, phone (optional) and
e-mail address. When you request to download a catalog or a price list, we ask for
your email address. When you order from The Iron Shop, we collect your name, billing
address, shipping address, credit card information, phone and fax numbers, and e-mail
Other than email addresses, we use the information you provide
when placing an order or requesting a catalog only to complete that order and/or
fulfill your request. Other than email addresses, we use the information you provide
about someone else when placing an order only to ship the product and to confirm
delivery. We may use email addresses you provide only to send news of special offers
from the The Iron Shop. You may opt out of receiving special offers by using the
unsubscribe link included with all special offers, or by emailing us at
email@example.com specifying the email address that you wish to unsubscribe.
We use return e-mail addresses on correspondence to answer the e-mail we receive.
Will we disclose the information collected to outside parties?
The Iron Shop does not sell, trade or rent your personal information to others.
Your personal information is used only to complete your order and/or fulfill
your request, or to send you news of special offers from The Iron Shop.
How does The Iron Shop protect customer information?
When you place orders, we offer the use of a secure server. The secure server software
(SSL) encrypts all information input before you send it to us. Furthermore, all
the customer data we collect is protected against unauthorized access. The information
collected when you request a free catalog (name and shipping address) is transmitted
over an insecure server. Still, in this case, The Iron Shop uses industry standard
efforts, such as firewalls, to safeguard the confidentiality of your information.
To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure
the correct use of information, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic,
and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
Is there anything else I should know?
Please keep in mind that whenever you voluntarily disclose personal information
for example on message boards, through e-mail or in chat areas
that information can be collected and used by others. In addition, the privacy policies
of other Web sites will vary. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or
the content of the Web sites that we link to from The Iron Shop site.
In short, if you provide personal information online that is accessible
to the public, you may receive unsolicited messages from other parties in return.
It is ultimately your responsibility to maintain the secrecy of your personal information
to the extent you feel comfortable. We encourage you to be careful and to ask questions
before you disclose your personal information to others.
By using our Web site, you consent to the collection and use of this information
changes on this page so that you are always aware of what information we collect,
how we use it, and under what circumstances we disclose it.
A special note concerning childrens privacy.
The safety of children is obviously very important to us. Children should always
ask a parent or guardian for permission before sending personal information to anyone
online. The Iron Shop does not collect or maintain information at our Web site from
those we actually know are under 18.
How to contact us
If you have other questions or concerns about these privacy policies, please send
us an e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.