It is MC's policy not to sell, give away, lease or in any way disclose the information you supply us with any organization, individual or entity other than MC, its agents or companies providing services directly to MC. However, we may disclose personal information to third parties without your consent as required by law or court order, to cooperate with governmental authorities in certain investigations.
MC may provide links to other websites that are beyond our purview and which may have different privacy and security policies than MC. MC is not responsible in any manner for the privacy, security practices, or content of such websites.
MC collects personal information online when you do any of the following:
- Sign up for, or edit existing user accounts
- Make online purchases
- Submit inquiries or comments to MC online
- Request information or materials
- Any other activity online on our website which would require you to disclose personal identifying information
INFORMATION COLLECTED AND HOW IT IS USED
MC may use IP addresses for statistical and system administration purposes. IP addresses are anonymously logged to track a user(s) session. We do not link IP addresses with any personally identifiable information. This means that a user(s) session will be logged but that user will remain anonymous to us. We can and will use IP address to identify a user when necessary to enforce our terms of service or protect our site, network, advertisers or users. The only exception to this is when a user places an online order, at which time the session ID and/or IP address of the user will be logged in our records. This information is retained solely for use in possible instances of fraud or other criminal activity.
Cookies are alphanumeric identifiers that MC transfers to your computer's hard drive through your web browser to enable our systems to recognize your browser and to provide various features and store items in your shopping cart between visits.
The "Help" portion of the toolbar on most browsers will tell you how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, how to have the browser notify you when you receive a new cookie, or how to disable cookies altogether.
We use session cookies to improve and enhance the performance of certain services within our site. This cookie does not contain any personally identifiable information regarding its users.
MC will collect basic contact information about its users, including but not limited to:
- Telephone numbers and/or fax numbers
- Email addresses and URL's
The above information will be collected for routine customer services, such as facilitating customer orders, contacting you if necessary, and/or to send you additional information regarding MC or its reputable partners and affiliates.
SECURITY / DATA ACCESS:
MC is committed to protect your security. To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we have enacted appropriate physical, electronic, and administrative procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
Information that MC collects will be encrypted and protected with the current standard (or better) in encryption technology, currently Secure Sockets Layer (SSL).
MC is committed to instituting policies to prevent fraud, including:
- Ensuring that all credit card information is encrypted and/or password-protected
- Maintaining data transmissions in a secure environment with limited, authorized access
- Supervising the actions of MC employees and agents to check for suspect behavior
- Monitoring the website regularly for any unauthorized activities
- Timely contacting law enforcement in any situation where criminal activity is suspected
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