What information does Gear Guru® collect from me as an end user?
You can browse our Sites without telling us who you are or giving us any personally identifiable information about yourself. When you interact with us through your computer, our Site does record certain non-identifying site usage data, such as the number of hits and visits to our Sites. Our Site employs “cookies,” which are alphanumeric identifiers that we transfer to your computer’s hard drive through your web browser. We employ “cookies” to perform these functions: to let us know how long you are on to our Site; and to provide us with statistics regarding what pages of our Site you visited, and how long you spent there. You may configure your browser to accept all “cookies,” reject all “cookies,” or notify you when a “cookie” is sent.
Information Collected Off-Site
Gear Guru® also places advertisements on partner websites and approved third party locations. In addition to collecting data on our Site, Gear Guru® is able to obtain personally identifiable information from your voluntary registration through advertising links. The purpose of these ad units is to provide you with a convenient and user-friendly registration options.
Does Gear Guru® track my IP address?
When you visit the Sites, our web servers automatically collect limited information about your computer’s connection to the Internet, including your IP address (which is a number that lets computers attached to the Internet know where to send you data). Your IP address does not identify you personally. We log your IP address to (i) deliver our web pages to you upon request; (ii) tailor our Site to the interests of our users; (iii) help diagnose problems with our server; (iv) administer our Site in order to constantly improve the quality of the Site; (v) measure traffic within our Site; and (vi) prevent fraudulent use of the Site by others. Gear Guru® may also track what we call a Customer Identification Number (“CID”), located within our URL, to determine the web site from which you navigated to get to this Site. This CID number does not contain personally identifiable information, and the CID number may not be apparent to you. We may also track and analyze non-identifying, aggregate usage and volume statistical information from our visitors and users (all of this information is “Aggregated Data”).
How does Gear Guru® use my information?
How does Gear Guru® share and disclose my information?
Can I opt-out of receiving Communications?
To remove your personally identifiable information from our database so that you do not receive further Communications, you can email Gear Guru®. Requests filed in a timely manner will be processed within 10 days.
What about the privacy policies of site linking to the Site or to which the Sites link?
We provide links on our Site to other web sites provided by third parties. In addition, some users access our Site via another site or a link on another site. We have no control over the sites that link to our Site or to which our Site links. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of any site other than our Site. The existence of a link between our Site and other third party sites does not imply an endorsement of these other sites. We are not responsible for the content of such other sites, nor for the treatment of personally identifiable information might you provide while visiting such other sites.
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Disclaimer on Information and Advice
The goal of the Site is to provide information to in an effort to educate users and enable them to more supplements and whole foods. It is not intended nor should it be construed as providing professional, medical, financial or legal advice. The Site and the information contained on the Site are not a replacement for obtaining professional medical care or professional legal and financial advice. You should consult a trained medical professional for consultation, diagnosis and treatment of any topic covered on the Site. You should consult a trained legal or financial professional for any document covering these topics.
Users Outside of the United States
How do I contact Gear Guru®?