Policy Effective Date: 11/23/2011

We, Platports.com, value your privacy. Our Privacy Policy defines how Platports.com protects your privacy. This Privacy Policy describes:

  • What Information We Would Collect from You
  • How We Use the Information We Collect
  • We Use Cookies
  • Situations Where Your Information might be shared
  • How We Protect Your Information
  • Changes to this Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy applies to all of the services and websites offered by Platports.com. If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please feel free to contact us through our Website or write to us at:

info@platports.com

OR

Compliance
Platports.com

P.O. Box 501553, San Diego, CA, 92150-1553 

What Information We Would Collect from You

This Privacy Policy applies to Personal Information, which is information that Platports.com collects from you as a customer that specifically identifies you as an individual. This information is collected to provide you with the products and services you have requested as well as to provide a pleasant shopping experience now and to improve the shopping experience in the future.

While we limit the information we collect, we do collect Personal Information when you:

  • Place an order from our catalogs or on our Website
  • Create an account on our Website
  • Return an item
  • Inquire about our products or services or contact customer service
  • Receive a gift package
  • Sign up for Platports.com newsletter or other promotional materials
  • Enter a contest or sweepstakes
  • Are referred to us through a marketing promotion
  • Participate in a marketing survey, promotion or event

In order to provide our full range of services, we may collect Personal Information including:

  • Name
  • Address
  • Telephone number
  • Fax number
  • Email address
  • Transaction information
  • Credit card, debit card, or checking account information
  • Driver's license number (in conjunction with merchandise returns)

In order to provide you with a better shopping experience and to improve the quality of our services, we may combine the information you submit under your account with other information that we may receive from you, from third parties, or with other public demographic information. We use reasonable and appropriate precaution in safeguarding your personal information, along with a record of your purchases.

Also, our website is not directed at collecting Personal Information from children and we do not actively collect Personal Information from children under the age of 13. Please refer to our terms and conditions in using our website

How We Use the Information We Collect

At Platports.com, we always want to provide you with the easiest and best possible shopping experience from the time you begin looking for products and services through the delivery of your requested items. The information that we collect lets us meet this goal by allowing us to:

  • Customize your shopping experience
  • Confirm, process and track your orders
  • Provide the products and services you request
  • Contact you with questions or status updates regarding an order
  • Deliver merchandise and services that you purchase online
  • Respond to your customer service inquiries or requests
  • Identify your product and service preferences
  • Communicate great values and featured items to you
  • Send you catalogs or promotional emails we believe will be of interest to you
  • Send you Platports.com newsletter
  • Improve our merchandise selection, Website, retail experience and customer service
  • Provide information concerning product recalls or products you have purchased
  • Prevent or mitigate fraud and credit risk
  • Administer billing and payment for your purchases
  • Administer promotions, contests, sweepstakes and rewards programs
  • Administer branded credit cards
  • Comply with applicable law, legal procedures, requirements, regulations and statutes
  • Platports.com does offer some of our services in connection with affiliated companies as well as other third parties. Third party websites may have different privacy practices than described in this

Personal Information that you provide to third party websites may be sent to Platports.com in order to deliver the services you have requested. You can be assured that we will process Personal Information that we receive from these websites in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

We Use Cookies

To further improve your shopping experience, Platports.com may partnes with third party vendors to evaluate how the Website is used and to provide continuous improvement for our services. Like most websites, we use "cookies" for a variety of purposes to improve your visits to the Website. Cookies are pieces of information that a website transfers to the hard drive on your computer for record–keeping purposes. For example, we use cookies to understand which web pages are visited, how often they are visited, to remember you when you return to the Website, and to generally make the Website more user–friendly.

Most browsers are initially set up to accept cookies. You may decide to reset your browser to refuse all cookies or to notify you when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do decide to refuse all cookies please be aware that some Website features and Platports.com services may be unavailable or may not function properly.

Situations Where Your Information might be shared

In the normal course of business Platports.com shares Personal Information with third parties. We do this in the following, limited circumstances:

  • Personal Information is provided to third parties for the purpose of processing the payment information on our behalf. We require that these parties agree to process this information based on our instructions and requirements consistent with this Privacy Policy.
  • We may disclose Personal Information as reasonably necessary to: (a) satisfy applicable law, regulation, legal process or enforceable governmental request, (b) enforce applicable Terms of Service, including investigation of potential violations thereof, (c) detect, prevent or otherwise address fraud, security or technical issues, or (d) protect against imminent harm to the rights, property or safety of Platports.com, its customers or the public as required or permitted by law.
  • We may share with third parties certain pieces of aggregated, non–Personal Information, such as how large internet traffic has visited Platports.com on a monthly basis. Such information would not identify you individually.

How We Protect Your Information

Platports.com takes reasonable steps to verify that the Personal Information we store and process is accurate, complete and current. We also depend on our customers to update or correct their online profiles and to contact us with changes in Personal Information whenever necessary by one of the following means:

Unless otherwise required by law or for legitimate business purposes, we will make good faith efforts to correct or delete such data at your request when you notify us of an error or change in your Personal Information. To prevent unauthorized changes to someone's Personal Information, we ask individual customers to positively identify themselves before processing such requests.

We reserve the right to charge a small fee to process any request to update, correct or delete Personal Information. We also may decline to process requests that require a disproportionate technical effort, jeopardize the privacy of others, or would be extremely impractical (for instance, requests concerning information residing on backup tapes).

Changes to this Privacy Policy

Please note that this Privacy Policy may change from time to time without notice. We will post any Privacy Policy changes on this page and, if the changes are significant, we will provide a more prominent notice. Each version of this Privacy Policy will be identified by its effective date found at the top of this document.

If you have any additional questions or concerns about this Privacy Policy, please feel free to contact us any time through this web site or at the email or postal mail address contained at the beginning of this document.