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WHAT INFORMATION DO WE COLLECT?
We receive and may keep information voluntarily given to us when you purchase from us, register on the kccubs.com website, sign up for KC Cubs emails, or any other time you provide any information about yourself to us or our affiliates.
This information may include:
It might also include information you provide us about other people. For example, you may provide us with some of the same information as above (name and address) for a merchandise gift recipient. When you provide us with personal information about the intended recipient of a shipment, we use that information for the purposes of processing the shipment and, in some cases, to communicate with the intended recipient to provide information pertaining to the status of the shipment. We rely on you to obtain the intended recipient’s consent to our use of their personal information for these limited purposes.
Information from Other Sources
We may receive information about you from other sources such as updated address information. This information may help us to improve our ability to serve your needs such as ensuring the accurate delivery of direct mail materials.
We want you to be aware that certain online tools exist to help us serve and recognize you when you visit one of our websites. For your convenience, to help us personalize your experience or better serve your needs, we may receive and store certain types of information when you visit our website. You may be familiar with the term “cookies.” These cookies may be placed on your computer when you visit our site. Cookies do not provide any personal information but they allow us to understand how users navigate to and around our website, view product pages, access content and make purchases.
ONCE INFORMATION IS RECEIVED, HOW IS IT USED AND/OR SHARED?
Within KC Cubs
Information we collect from you may be shared between all points of contact within KC Cubs and our distribution center. We use this information to provide emails relevant to you and to ship you your orders.
In addition, we may use such information to:
Outside KC Cubs
We may share information with governmental agencies or other companies assisting us in fraud prevention or investigation. We may do so when (1) permitted or required by law, or (2) trying to protect against or prevent actual or potential fraud or unauthorized transactions, or (3) investigating fraud that has already taken place. In addition, KC Cubs reserves the right to disclose personal information to a third party if a law, regulation, search warrant, subpoena or court order legally requires or authorizes us to do so.
Retention of Personal Information
KC Cubs retains your personal information for as long as necessary to fulfill the purpose(s) for which it was collected and to comply with applicable laws. Your consent to such purposes(s) remains valid after any termination of our relationship with you.
Right to Transfer
KC Cubs also reserves the right to disclose and/or transfer personal information to a third party in the event of a proposed or an actual purchase, sale (including, but not limited to, liquidation, realization, foreclosure or repossession), lease, merger, amalgamation or any other type of acquisition, disposal, transfer, conveyance or financing of all or any portion of KC Cubs or of any of the business assets or a division thereof. KC Cubs may decide to retain a copy of the information after the sale or transfer for any use.
HOW TO REMOVE YOUR NAME FROM OUR EMAILING LIST
When you fill out one of our forms or other requests for information, you may choose to receive email that informs you about new merchandise in our stores or online, as well as special offers and promotions. In addition, we may send you emails to help us learn more about you and your preferences. If, after you have shared your email address with us, you decide that you do not want to receive e-mail from us, you have several options to let us know of your preferences: You can stop future emails by clicking on the “unsubscribe” link shown in the footer of every KC Cubs email and unsubscribe from our list.
You may also contact us in any one of the above ways to request access to or correction or update of your personal information.
Our Policy on gathering information from and communicating with children online
We recognize the unique privacy concerns regarding children. Pursuant to COPPA guidelines, we do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information online from children under the age of 13. If a parent or guardian is made aware that a child under the age of 13 has provided us with personally identifiable information without their consent, please contact us by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org, and we will remove the information about the individual from our database.
Our Commitment to Data Security
KC Cubs makes commercially reasonable efforts to ensure that personal information collected from you is protected against loss and unauthorized access. This protection applies in relation to information stored in both electronic and hard copy form. KC Cubs uses industry standard security techniques on our websites to help protect against the loss, misuse or modification of information that you have provided to us. When you access your personal information or transmit personally identifiable data to us, that information is stored on servers that we have used commercially reasonable efforts to protect from unauthorized access or intrusion. While we implement the above security measures, you should be aware that 100% security is not possible.
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