We will never sell, rent, trade or give your name or other personally-identifiable information to any other company or organization. Your name and other personally-identifiable information is only used as a profile to fulfill your needs and preferences for this website.
TabuToys.com is a licensee of the TRUSTe Privacy Program. TRUSTe is an independent, non-profit organization whose mission is to build user's trust and confidence in the Internet by promoting the use of fair information practices. This privacy statement covers the site tabutoys.com. Because this Web site wants to demonstrate its commitment to your privacy, it has agreed to disclose its information practices and have its privacy practices reviewed for compliance by TRUSTe.
If you have questions or concerns regarding this statement, you should first contact us by email. If you do not receive acknowledgement of your inquiry or your inquiry has not been satisfactorily address, you should contact TRUSTe. TRUSTe will then serve as a liaison with us to resolve your concerns.
It is okay to reference TRUSTe in draft versions of the privacy statement. However references to TRUSTe cannot be posted on your web site until after formal certification approval has been given and you have been awarded the TRUSTe seals.
INFORMATION COLLECTION & USE
In order to use this Web site, you must first complete the registration form and create a user name and password. During registration you are required to give contact information (such as name and email address). We use this information to contact you about the services on our site in which you have expressed interest, such as newsletters, account correspondence or updates.
TabuToys.com is the sole owner of the information collected on tabutoys.com. TabuToys collects personally identifiable information from our users at several different points on our Web site.
If you purchase a product or service from us, we request certain personally identifiable information from you on our order form. You must provide contact information (such as name, email, and shipping address) and financial information (such as credit card number, expiration date).
We use this information for billing purposes and to fill your orders. If we have trouble processing an order, we will use this information to contact you.
Surveys or Contests
From time-to-time we may provide you the opportunity to participate in contests or surveys on our site. If you participate, we will request certain personally identifiable information from you. Participation in these surveys or contests is completely voluntary and you therefore have a choice whether or not to disclose this information. The requested information typically includes contact information (such as name and shipping address), and demographic information (such as zip code).
We use this information to notify contest winners and award prizes, to monitor site traffic or personalize the site (in the case of anonymous information collected in surveys), to send participants an email newsletter.
We may use a third party service provider to conduct these surveys or contests; that company will be prohibited from using our users' personally identifiable information for any other purpose. We will not share the personally identifiable information you provide through a contest or survey with other third parties unless we give you prior notice and choice.
YOUR SECURITY ONLINE:
TabuToys is a secure online environment, where you can safely provide information and view information. For site security purposes and to ensure that this service remains available to all users, this computer system employs software programs to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage. If you ever have problems ordering or viewing any information on this site, please Contact Us.
In order to improve the usefulness of our website for our visitors, we automatically collect and maintain statistical information from our site's data logs that concern network traffic flow and volume. This information consists of: the name of the domain from which you access the Internet (e.g., "a company.com"; "a school.edu"; or "an agency.gov"); the Internet Protocol Number; the date and time the TabuToys website is visited; the pages and items that are downloaded; and type of browser software you use.
Your information is also used in the following ways.
- Create an online account for you at TabuToys.
- Bill your credit card for your orders.
- Confirm, process and track your orders.
- Respond to your customer service inquiries.
- Provide promotional communication and other information which you request from us.
- Offer the products you want.
- Customize your shopping experience.
- Improve our website so that we may continue to improve our service to you.
We provide you the opportunity to 'opt-out' of having your personally identifiable information used for certain purposes, when we ask for this information. For example, if you purchase a product/service but do not wish to receive any additional marketing material from us, you can indicate your preference on our order form.
If you no longer wish to receive our newsletter and promotional communications, you may opt-out of receiving them by following the instructions included in each newsletter or communication or by emailing us. We offer an opportunity to opt-out of certain communications on our unsubscribe form, or you may contact us at 800-921-1266, by email or by postal mail at: 7139 Valburn Dr., Austin, Texas, 78731 to opt-out.
You will be notified when your personal information is collected by any third party that is not our agent/service provider, so you can make an informed choice as to whether or not to share your information with that party.
TabuToys promises that we will never sell your customer contact information Your user information is only used as a profile to fulfill your needs and preferences for this site. You will only receive information if you request it.
If you would like to update any information submitted to TabuToys, you may visit the My Account page. To opt out of any email lists, please click here.
INFORMATION SHARING AND DISCLOSURE
Aggregate Information (non-personally identifiable)
We share aggregated demographic information about our user base with our partners and advertisers. This information does not identify individual users.
We do not link aggregate user data with personally identifiable information.
Personally identifiable information:
We DO NOT Share Personally Identifiable Information Personally Identifiable Information with Third Parties
To process your order, we require your name, billing address, phone number, email address, shipping address and credit card information. We use this information to process your order and, if any questions should arise, to contact you about your order. In general, we will try to contact you first by email and only if that fails, or if time is critical, will we try to contact you by phone. We share this information, and only that information which is absolutely necessary, with those third parties that are directly involved in the processing of your order. For example, the financial institution that issued your credit card and the shipping carrier that delivers your order. If you supply us with your e-mail address in this manner, you may receive periodic mailings from us with information on new products, services, special promotions or upcoming events. If you do not wish to receive such e-mailings, please follow our opt-out instructions.
We do not share your personally identifiable information with any other entities. In fact, we will never rent, sell or otherwise give your name to any other company or individual.
We use an outside shipping company to fulfill orders, and a credit card processing company to bill you for goods and services. These companies do not retain, share, store or use personally identifiable information for any other purposes.
We use other third parties to provide online shopping on our site. When you sign up for an account on TabuToys.com, we will share information as necessary for the third party to provide that service.
We use both session ID cookies and persistent cookies. We use session cookies to make it easier for you to navigate our site. A session ID cookie expires when you close you browser. A persistent cookie remains on your hard drive for an extended period of time. You can remove persistent cookies by following directions provided in your Internet browser's "help" file.
We set a persistent cookie to store your passwords, so you don't have to enter it more than once. Persistent cookies also enable us to track and target the interests of our users to enhance the experience on our site.
If you reject cookies, you may still use our site, but your ability to use some areas of our site, such as contests or surveys, will be limited.
The security of your personal information is important to us. When you enter sensitive information (such as credit card numbers) on our registration or order forms, we encrypt that information using secure socket layer technology (SSL). To learn more about SSL, follow this link.
HOW TO CONTACT US:
If you have any questions or concerns about this privacy statement, please use this form to Contact Us.
In case of emergency, use the following phone numbers:
We follow generally accepted industry standards to protect the personal information submitted to us, both during transmission and once we receive it. No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure, however. Therefore, while we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
If you have any questions about security on our Web site, you can email us.
Toll Free: 800-921-1266
7139 Valburn Dr.
Austin, Texas, 78731
We reserve the right to disclose your personally identifiable information as required by law and when we believe that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights and/or comply with a judicial proceeding, court order, or legal process served on our Web site.
Effective Date: 04/01/06