At alamogameshop.com, your privacy is our priority. We are committed to protecting your privacy at all times, in all situations. The information we collect about you when you become a member is used to process your orders and to provide a more personalized experience on our site. Our site uses a 256 bit encrypted SSL to increase the security of our customer’s information on our secure pages. We at Alamo Game Shop do not guarantee complete security on stored information, however we do not store credit card numbers in our database or anywhere on our computers. Our webserver is self hosted in our shop. Our database is available only to us. Our server is constantly updated with current Linux packages.
Our Shopping Cart Software is PA-DSS compliant. Our shopping cart and store front (Zen Cart v1.57b) is a Validated Payment Application as per The PCI Security Standards Council. This organization was founded by the major credit card companies to establish security standards and re-validation of applications as these standards progress. A lot of hard work has gone into the rewrite of the cart software. Our hats' of to the Zen Cart team!
How Do We Use the Information We Collect?
When you become an alamogameshop.com member, we ask you to fill out a form that requests your name, address, phone number and e-mail address. alamogameshop.com does NOT share data with "trusted partners" to "help us perform statistical analysis". Your name and address information is used solely to process orders unless your prior consent is given. Without your consent, this information will NEVER be sold, given, rented or traded to others for purposes other than order fulfillment.
Our Use of Log Files
When you visit our site we automatically log your IP address, your browser type and your access times. We utilize this information to conduct site performance evaluations, to see where visitors are coming from and to keep track of click stream data (the screens our users visit on our site). This data helps us to determine what content our members find most appealing so that we can maximize your enjoyment of the site. Log files are not tied to personally identifiable information. We do NOT use Google Analytics or other outside customer tracking service.
All alamogameshop.com employees take your personal information very seriously. All employees must learn and obey our security policies. Access to member personal information is limited to key management personnel and our member services department. The information is ID and password protected and our Web security is reviewed on a monthly basis. We have also installed and implied our site with a 256 bit encryption SSL.
Correcting/Updating Your Personal Information
After becoming an alamogameshop.com subscriber you may correct/update your personal information by clicking on the 'My Account' link at the top of any page, entering your ID, and password when prompted and clicking the Edit Information button. The changes you make will be reflected in our databases instantly. If you wish to deactivate your account, you may do so through the 'Contact Us' section.
Links To Other Sites
From time to time we may send out email messages alerting you that products are available, to remind you about providing feedback or for promotional offers. In addition, you will receive communication from us 1) if you contact us for a particular reason, 2) to receive your orders, or 3) we need to contact you for administrative purposes such as winning a contest. Administrative e-mails will not contain promotional materials. If you choose to receive our News Letters, they will contain promotional materials from alamogameshop.com.
Though we make every effort to preserve user privacy, we may need to disclose personal information when required by law wherein we have a good-faith belief that such action is necessary to comply with a current judicial proceeding, a court order or legal process served on our Web site
We may correct or supplement your address information with standardized postal representation in order to ensure that your orders are delivered. We do this since we want to make sure that our members receive the order and to lower costs associated with our programs.
Cookies are pieces of information that your browser stores on your computer's hard drive which identify you when you enter. The ability to select samples on our site is not cookie-driven. We may use session cookies to provide a seamless experience on the site and to combine with our log files so that we can understand our site traffic and analyze our demographic information in aggregate form. If you have set your browser to reject cookies, our site will not identify you when you enter and you will need to manually type in your ID and password.
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