ProperlyEquipped.com guards and protects your privacy.
Information That We Collect
The protection of your personal information and credit card data is of the utmost importance. ProperlyEquipped.com guarantees your privacy and hopes to garner your trust now and for all future transactions. We want you to know that we collect and store any information that you input on our website. This information is stored in our customer database. Our system does NOT store Credit Card information. You may choose to NOT provide information but this may limit your access to the full online shopping experience. The information that you do provide is used to respond to your inquiries, to customize our website for you upon future visits, and to market appropriate offers and discounts to you based upon your past needs.
Use of Web Browser "Cookies"
ProperlyEquipped.com uses "Cookies" to make your online shopping experience efficient and effective. As you browse our website, looking at products and reading articles, the Cookies will help you navigate to the particular products and pages you might be interested in visiting. The Cookies do NOT contain any personal information, are NEVER shared, and are NOT accessible by employees. The code stored in the Cookies is used to help you find what you need, even helping our website make product recommendations based on your browsing. Cookies can also customize our website to recognize you when you return to ProperlyEquipped.com in the future, improving your experience.
Minimal Information Sharing
ProperlyEquipped.com collects personal and business information from you in order to make your shopping and purchase experiences the best they can be. Your information is not shared indiscriminately or sold to other parties. This information is stored in our customer database and is utilized by our internal personnel to fulfill your order and ship it to you.
ProperlyEquipped.com DOES work with other parties who act on our behalf, such as freight companies. We share information about your order in order to have it fulfilled, shipped, and delivered. These other companies require the information to perform these functions but do NOT use it for other purposes.
ProperlyEquipped.com also will share personal information when deemed appropriate in order to comply with law enforcement. We will also access such information in order to protect the rights, property and safety of ProperlyEquipped.com's users, employees, and others. This includes sharing information for purposes of fraud protection. No information is ever shared for commercial gain.
Security of Information You Provide
ProperlyEquipped.com considers the security of your personal information and credit card information of the utmost importance. Your interaction with ProperlyEquipped.com is conducted through encrypted transmissions between your internet browser and our website, using Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) technologies. Your personal and business information, such as name, address, phone number, email, etc. are secured as you enter the information. All credit card information is also encrypted as you enter it and credit card transactions are processed through a merchant gateway with the highest industry security protocols. We at ProperlyEquipped.com are only provided with the last 4 digits of your credit card so that we can identify and confirm your order. If you have chosen to Register an Account with ProperlyEquipped.com for an optimal experience and faster checkout on future visits, your personal information is stored as a record in our customer database. Limited access to your information is provided only to personnel that require it to fulfill your order or to ship your order to you, or to communicate special offers or discounts to you for future shopping visits.
Note: Always remember to log out of your ProperlyEquipped.com account and protect your password from unauthorized access.
What are "Cookies"?
Like many web sites, ProperlyEquipped.com uses "Cookies" to make your online shopping experience efficient and effective. Cookies are tiny pieces of code that are created as you interact with our website. As you browse our website, looking at products and reading articles, the Cookies will help you navigate to the particular products and pages you might be interested in visiting. The Cookies do NOT contain any personal information, are NEVER shared, and are NOT accessible by employees. In fact, only our website and your internet browser ever "see" the Cookies. The code stored in the Cookies is used to help you find what you need, even helping our website make product recommendations based on your browsing. Cookies can also customize our website to recognize you when you return to ProperlyEquipped.com in the future, improving your experience.
Children's Online Privacy
The Children's Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 specifically prohibits collection, use, or sharing of the personal information of children under the age of 13. ProperlyEquipped.com complies with this protection of children and does not knowingly collect any such information. If we are made aware of the fact that the personal information of any child under the age of 13 has been collected on our website, we will immediately delete such personal and identifiable information from our records.