BaseGear.com takes your privacy seriously. We respect your right to
in order to inform you of our privacy practices. We strictly adhere to the privacy guidelines adopted by Yahoo! as detailed
above. We have adopted the following additional policies to further protect your
Information We Collect
When you place an order with BaseGear.com, we ask for your name, address, phone number, e-mail address and credit card information. This
information is used to process and to fill your order. All information we
collect from you is stored in a secure Yahoo! database.
We never make your personal information or e-mail address available to any
other company or organization without your permission. Simply placing an order with us
does not mean that you are giving us permission to disclose your personal information to another company or organization.
For their protection, we ask that children not submit any information to us
without the consent of a parent or guardian.
About Shopping Carts & Cookies
shopper arrives at a store, Yahoo! assigns that shopper a unique
cookie. When the shopper clicks on an Order button, we use the cookie to
decide what shopping cart to put the product into.
Without using cookie technology, there
is simply no way to make any online shopping cart work. Using cookies
does not give the server any personal information about the
person visiting the website.
To learn more about cookies, please see Netscape's document entitled Cookies and
Privacy or their technical specification for cookies if you would like a more
About Web Beacons
We use web beacons from Yahoo! (our e-commerce provider) to help
analyze where visitors go and what they do while visiting our website.
Yahoo! may also use anonymous
information about your visits to this and other websites in order to
improve its products and services.
If you would like more information
about this practice and and/or to opt out, please
(will open in a new browser window or tab).
All online transactions at our store are
processed with the latest industry-standard, high-grade
256-bit SSL encryption. When you enter your credit card number into the order form, it is transmitted
across the Internet in an encrypted (scrambled) form, then decoded only when it
arrives to us.
For added security, Yahoo!'s ordering system
also encrypts the credit card number when it is stored on disk, and when we
receive it. In addition, your credit card number is permanently deleted from
ordering system 30 days after the date you place your order.
According to CNN, "The prevalent opinion...is that on-line credit card
use is actually no riskier for consumers than traditional 'low-tech'
Notification of Changes
privacy statement, the homepage, and other places we deem appropriate so our
users are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under
what circumstances, if any, we disclose it.