The Concealed Carry Institute respects each individual’s right to personal privacy. We will collect and use information through our Web site only in the ways disclosed in this statement. This statement applies solely to information collected at The Concealed Carry Institute’s Web site.
Part I. Information Collection
The Concealed Carry Institute collects information through our Web site at several points. We collect general usage statistics about every visitor to better gauge the use of our website.
For our visitors who have bought a product or referred us business, we store the information requested during the signup process to better facilitate communication and also to provide a record of the service to the visitor/referrer.
We do employ cookies. A cookie is a small text file that our Web server places on a user’s computer hard drive to be a unique identifier. Cookies enable The Concealed Carry Institute to provide a customized service to paying or referring users. Our cookies do have an expiration date. Our cookies do collect personally identifiable information when the user logs on to identify the user and provide a secure environment in which the user can perform tasks related to his account.
Part II. Information Usage.
The information collected by The Concealed Carry Institute will be used to conduct business specific to The Concealed Carry Institute.
Registered users will receive additional announcements from us about products, services, special deals, and a newsletter. Out of respect for the privacy of our users we present the option to not receive these types of communications in a quick and easy manner.
The information we collect will not be used to create customer profiles based on browsing or purchasing history. We will not supplement information collected at our Web site with data from other sources.
We offer links to other Web sites. Please note: When you click on links to other Web sites, we encourage you to read their privacy policies. Their standards may differ from ours.
Part III. Access to Information
The Concealed Carry Institute maintains the accuracy of our information by voluntary submissions from the users. Registered users may access their own personal information and contact us about inaccuracies they may find. Users may delete their information from our database by logging into their account and deleting it or by contacting us to do so for them.
Part IV. Problem Resolution
If problems arise, users may contact The Concealed Carry Institute through phone, email or contact form as listed on our contact page. We are committed to resolving disputes within one week.
Part V. Data Storage and Security
The Concealed Carry Institute protects user information with the following security measures: Through use of a 1024 bit SSL during checkout, by not retaining any credit card numbers on our server, and by encrypting our referrer's social security numbers in both the data base and in transmission to the browser and through secured access to user data.