What information is collected? How is it used?
The domain name of e-mail addresses of visitors to the site is collected and information on what pages visitors access is aggregated (not personally identified). This information is used to monitor the use of the site and to improve its performance and usefulness. Information is also collected that the customer volunteers, such as survey responses, comments, purchasing and billing information, and customer’s requests.
When a customer places an order, their name, email address, mailing address, credit card number, and expiration date are necessary. This information allows the processing and fulfilling of the customer’s order and enables the notification of the order status. The customer’s credit card information is never passed on by NYGolfCenter.com to the seller.
The information collected is also used to occasionally notify customers about important functionality changes to the Web site, new services, and special offers.
How is customer information protected?
When customers place orders or access their account information, the use of a secure server is offered. The secure server software (SSL) encrypts all information a customer inputs before it is sent to NYGolfCenter.com. Furthermore, all customer data collected is protected against unauthorized access.
How are customers allowed to update or change the information collected?
Customers may update or change information related to their account by updating their profile, accessible via the home page once the customer is logged in, or by sending an email. Yes, cookies are used, but they are not overused! Cookies are used to enhance a customer’s shopping and browsing experience. The text in a cookie, by itself, only tells that a customer has visited the site previously. It does not store any personal information such as the customer’s name, email address, street address, or phone number. Cookies are also used to maintain the customer’s shopping basket. All data contained in the shopping basket is kept on the server and not in the cookie the customer’s machine is assigned.
The Customer’s Consent
Customer questions and comments about privacy are welcomed. Please email us your questions or comments to [email protected].