GearJunkie.com Privacy Statement - Effective: 08/01/09

Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy
Our Commitment To Privacy -- Your privacy is important to us. To better protect your privacy we provide this notice explaining our online information practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used. To make this notice easy to find, we make it available on our homepage and at every point where personally identifiable information may be requested.

The Information We Collect:
This notice applies to all information collected or submitted on The Gear Junkie LLC website. On some pages, you can order products, make requests, and register to receive materials. The types of personal information collected at these pages are:
Name
Address
Email address
Phone number
(etc.)

On some pages, you can submit information about other people. For example, if you register a friend for one of our contests, you will need to submit the recipient's address. In this circumstance, the types of personal information collected are:
Name
Address
Phone Number
(etc.)

The Way We Use Information:
We use the information you provide about yourself when registering for a contest only to verify eligibility for that contest. We do not share this information with outside parties except to the extent necessary to complete that registration or where noted.
We use return email addresses to answer the email we receive. Such addresses are not used for any other purpose and are not shared with outside parties unless noted.

We use non-identifying and aggregate information to better design our website and to share with advertisers. For example, we may tell an advertiser that X number of individuals visited a certain area on our website, or that Y number of men and Z number of women filled out our registration form, but we would not disclose anything that could be used to identify those individuals.

Finally, 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.

Our Commitment To Data Security:
To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

Our Commitment To Children's Privacy:
Protecting the privacy of the very young is especially important. For that reason, we never collect or maintain information at our website from those we actually know are under 13, and no part of our website is structured to attract anyone under 13.

How To Contact Us
Should you have other questions or concerns about these privacy policies, please send us an email at info@GearJunkie.com

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Your Use of this Website is Governed by these Terms and Conditions

Please take a few minutes to review these Terms and Conditions. Your use of this website constitutes your agreement to follow these rules and to be bound by them. If you do not agree with any of these Terms and Conditions, please do not use the GearJunkie.com website.

These Terms and Conditions May Change

GearJunkie.com reserves the right to update or modify these Terms and Conditions at any time without prior notice. Your use of this website following any such change constitutes your agreement to follow and be bound by the Terms and Conditions as changed. For this reason, we encourage you to review these Terms and Conditions whenever you use this website.

Your Privacy At The Gear Junkie LLC, we are committed to protecting your privacy. Please read on for more details about our privacy policy.

Opt-out instructions: We use reasonable commercial efforts to comply with Federal CAN-SPAM law and readers or contest entrants may opt-out of receiving further emails from us by sending a note to info@GearJunkie.com

What Information Do We Collect? How Do We Use It?
When you contact a web site, sign up for an e-newsletter or order a product we need to know your name, e-mail address, and/or mailing address. This allows us to process and fulfill your registrations/requests and to notify you of your registration status.

You may voluntarily sign up to be informed about certain offers. For this service we need only an e-mail address, which we use to send the information you requested.

When you enter a contest or other promotional feature, we may ask for your name, address and e-mail address, so we can administer the contest and notify winners.

We may also use the information we collect to occasionally notify you about important changes to the website, new The Gear Junkie LLC services and special offers we think you'll find valuable. If you would rather not receive this information, please notify us. Make sure to notify us for each account or e-mail address you have left with us.

Your Consent By using our website, you consent to the collection and use of this information by The Gear Junkie LLC. If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page, so you are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it and under what circumstances we disclose it.

Will The Gear Junkie LLC Disclose the Information it Collects to Outside Parties?
-The Gear Junkie LLC does not sell, trade or rent your personal information to others unless noted.

Tell Us What You Think We welcome your comments regarding this website. However, any comments, feedback, notes, messages, ideas, suggestions or other communications (collectively, "Comments") sent to GearJunkie.com shall be and remain the exclusive property of GearJunkie.com. Your submission of any such Comments shall constitute an assignment to GearJunkie.com of all worldwide rights, titles and interests in all copyrights and other intellectual property rights in the Comments. GearJunkie.com will be entitled to use, reproduce, disclose, publish and distribute any material you submit for any purpose whatsoever, without restriction and without compensating you in any way. For this reason, we ask that you not send us any comments that you do not wish to assign to us, including any confidential information or any original creative materials such as stories, product ideas, computer code or original artwork.

Inaccuracy Disclaimer From time to time there may be information on our Web Site that contains typographical errors, inaccuracies, or omissions that may relate to product descriptions, pricing, and availability. The Gear Junkie LLC reserves the right to correct any errors, inaccuracies or omissions and to change or update information at any time without prior notice.

Copyright Notice All of the Content you see and hear on the GearJunkie.com website, including, for example, all of the page headers, images, illustrations, graphics, audio clips, video clips and text, are subject to trademark, service mark, trade dress, copyright and/or other intellectual property rights or licenses held by The Gear Junkie LLC. The entire Content of this website is copyrighted as a collective work under U.S. copyright laws, and The Gear Junkie LLC owns a copyright in the selection, coordination, arrangement and enhancement of the Content.

The Content of this website, and the site as a whole, is intended solely for personal, noncommercial use by the users of our site. You may download, print and store selected portions of the Content, provided you (1) only use these copies of the Content for your own personal, non-commercial use, (2) do not copy or post the Content on any network computer or broadcast the Content in any media, and (3) do not modify or alter the Content in any way, or delete or change any copyright or trademark notice.

No right, title or interest in any downloaded materials is transferred to you as a result of any such downloading. GearJunkie.com reserves complete title and full intellectual property rights in any Content you download from this website.

Except as noted above, you may not copy, download, reproduce, modify, publish, distribute, transmit, transfer or create derivative works from the Content without first obtaining written permission from The Gear Junkie LLC.