Privacy & Security

Thank you for shopping at mbare.com. Ensuring the privacy and security of your personal information is very important to us. Our privacy and security policy outlines the information we collect about you, how and why we use the information and the choices you have to restrict our usage of this information. Please view this Privacy Policy information if you live in Canada.

Collected Information
Personal information you provide to us while creating or updating an account* and at checkout (ie: name, address, telephone number, email address, billing address, ship-to address and credit card information) is maintained in private files on our secure web server and on our internal systems. We also use cookies** to collect product and purchase information from the pages you access or visit. This information may be combined with other identifiable personal information (such as demographic and past purchase information) from our records and other sources. We may use this combined information for future marketing initiatives and to help us improve our website presentation and your overall shopping experience.

Mbare.com may disclose specific personal information about you if required by law, governmental request or court order, if based on our good faith belief that it is necessary to conform or comply with such law, request or court. We may also disclose information about you to a company contracted to help prevent the unauthorized use of credit and gift cards.

*You can easily update your account information by logging on to mbare.com and clicking Your Account.
**Cookies are bits of information that are automatically stored on your computer. Cookies do not contain any personally identifiable information such as your name, address or any financial information. If you do not wish to have cookies on your system, you can set your browser preferences to disable them.

Our Email List
We offer those who sign-up for our email list advance notice of sales, new merchandise, and other Mbare, Ltd. news. Email addresses collected at mbare.com are only used internally. We respect your privacy rights and will not sell or rent your email address to other companies. If you would like to unsubscribe from our email list, click on the 'unsubscribe' link contained in all of our emails or contact us. We will remove your name from our email list as soon as possible. Please recognize that you may receive another email before we are able to remove you.

Business Partners
Mbare contracts with an outside service provider to help us better understand your use of mbare.com. Our service provider places cookies on your computer to collect various kinds of information for us related to your use of mbare.com, so that we may continue to refine and improve the site for our customers. We do not allow our service provider to collect any credit card, user name or password information, nor do we allow them to use any of the data they collect for us for any purpose other than the improvement of our site. Additionally, our service provider is contractually required to maintain all the information collected for us in strict confidence. As a visitor to mbare.com, you may opt out of being included in this collection of data by contacting us.

We may also work with select partners to distribute web advertisements based on our customers' internet browsing patterns. These partners never collect personally identifiable information, however if you'd prefer, you may opt out at any time by contacting us.

Secure Shopping
Orders placed on our site are encrypted using SSL technology*, so you can rest assured that your transactions are protected. With SSL implemented on both the client and server, information sent via the Internet can be trusted to arrive privately and unaltered to our server. In order for SSL security to work, you must use an SSL enabled browser. Most browsers, version 3.x and later, support SSL. If you still have any concerns about ordering electronically, feel free to call 800-684-5429 and place your order over the phone. Have the item number (ex. PTA-E), ready for each item you wish to order. You can also print your shopping basket page or print our downloadable order form and fax your order to 706-354-1002 or mail it to:
     Mbare, Ltd.
     118 Commerce Blvd. No. 2
     Athens, GA 30606
     Attn: Order Processing

Please note that email is not encrypted and is not considered a secure means of transmitting credit card numbers. We will never ask for sensitive information via email.

*Secure Socket Layer (SSL) is a technology used by vendors to ensure the security of online business. It negotiates and employs the essential functions of mutual authentication, data encryption and data integrity for secure transactions.

Policy Changes
Mbare.com may periodically update this Privacy & Security Policy for new, unanticipated uses not previously disclosed. Any changes made will be posted here. By visiting our website you agree to accept any changes made to this policy. The mbare.com Privacy & Security Policy only addresses the use and disclosure of information we collect from you on our website.

Feel free to contact us with any questions about our Privacy & Security Policy.
Email:
service@mbare.com
Phone:
800-684-5429
Fax:
706-354-1445
Mail:
Mbare, Ltd.
118 Commerce Blvd. No. 2
Athens, GA 30606
Attn: Customer Service