Privacy Policy

  

Privacy Policy – general description and information

We value your privacy – We know it’s important to you.  We value ours and We know how it is when ours is violated. Our full intent is to provide you as much control as possible over your personal information. As a general rule, you will be able to view the G-ratio Basses™ web site without telling Us who you are or revealing any personal information about yourself.  As with any business doing e-commerce, there will be times, however, when We may need information from you, such as your name, physical location/address, and/or email address. We may use the information you provide about yourself when you electronically submit a message, a question, a suggestion, place an order on the web site, or any other such electronic communication to or with Us as described herein.  We currently use your physical location/address only to ship product purchases to you.


G-ratio Basses™ reserves all rights to modify, amend or restate this Privacy Policy on occasion with or without prior notice. Your use of this web site after the posting of modifications to this Privacy Policy constitutes your acceptance of any and all modifications to the G-ratio Basses™ Privacy Policy.

When and if requested by governmental authorities, and when legally required to do so to verify or enforce compliance with the policies governing Our web site and applicable laws or to protect against misuse or unauthorized use of our web site, We pledge to fully comply.
 

We will endeavor to provide a tab that links to the most current Privacy Policy on pages where personal information may be requested.
 

Opting out
We never use or share the personally identifiable information provided to Us online in ways unrelated to the ones described above without also providing you an opportunity to opt-out or otherwise prohibit such unrelated uses.
 

Use by children under certain ages – typically age 18, and COPPA

Application of the G-ratio Basses™ Privacy Policy may differ for and to individuals under certain ages – typically the legal age of 18.  Those terms may apply differently across the globe. G-ratio Basses™ reserves the right to apply the Privacy Policy to any location in the world where a minimum legal age is defined. We request parents and legal guardians take time to review this policy as it applies to children under their legal and responsible care. 


In accordance with the Federal Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 (COPPA), we do not knowingly collect or maintain information from end-users under age 13 without parental consent. We do not monitor the age of our end-users. However, if you are under the age of 13, you should not use the Site nor submit personal identifying information to G-ratio Basses™  without the consent of your parent or guardian. This Site is not intended for or directed to persons under the age of 13. Any end-user using the Site represent to G-ratio Basses™  that they are 13 years of age or older.


Your use of this web site, by default, implies your agreeing to the Privacy Policies set forth herein, as well as the current Terms and Conditions of Use ( The Terms) set forth on this web site. Please read the Terms if you have not done so before further using this web site.
 

How and what information do we collect
We collect information in several ways during your visits to Our web site. Some personal information is collected when you sign up to receive a newsletter, join a blog, become a retail dealer, wholesale distributor, create an online account, and in some cases link to our site. In addition, you may provide certain personal information when signing up for any promotions we may offer. When you contact us, either electronically or in hard-copy, we may keep a record of that correspondence.  Any time you make a purchase on the G-ratio Basses™ web site, We may also retain a record of that transaction.  

We may, as you browse Our web site, gather certain information such as your IP address, type of web browser and operating system you are using, date and time you access Our site, pages you visit, if you linked to our site from another web site, and the address of that site. This information will not identify you personally, and will not be linked back to you.


We currently use personal information only for the purposes of providing electronic exchanges of information specifically requested by, and voluntarily offered by the user as set out in our Terms and this Privacy Policy.  We currently do not provide your personal information to third parties.  We may also use cookies to assess which parts of Our web site are gaining popularity which are not. Updates to Our web site may depend in part on information and data compiled from Our use of cookies (please see Cookies and how we utilize them). The information we collect is used to improve the content of our web site, the service We offer to our customers, the quality of goods We offer for sale, modifications to our strategic business plan, and the sustainability of our global community. 


Although Our site compiles standard log files to measure the site's traffic, it does not specifically identify any email address unless you personally send an email message to Us.
 

Cookies and how we utilize them

Cookies are small data files that our server(s) send(s) to your computer via your web browser when you connect with Our web site. The cookie information transferred from our server(s) to your computer is stored on your computer’s hard drive. The cookie’s primary function is to help us remember returning customers by tracking their browsing sessions. That enables us to collect non-personally identifiable information.  We may use cookies to store visitor preferences, record various session information, track items consumers add to their shopping carts, record user-specific information on which pages users access or visit. We do not, and will not use cookies to retrieve information from your computer that was not originally sent in a cookie.


It is typical that web sites utilize cookies to customize their user’s online experience based on an individual's interests and preferences. Cookies are also used to streamline transactions by recording frequently entered information.


Phishing

Phishing attacks attempt to steal consumers’ personal identity data and financial account credentials. “Phishers” use “spoofed” e-mails to lead consumers to counterfeit websites designed to trick recipients into divulging sensitive Personal Information such as credit card numbers, account usernames, passwords, and Social Security Numbers. WE DO NOT SEND EMAILS ASKING YOU TO PROVIDE OR CONFIRM SENSITIVE PERSONAL INFORMATION OR YOUR USERNAME OR PASSWORD!