Last updated: January 19, 2022
What personal information do we collect from the people that visit our website?
When contacting us or making a purchase from our on-line store, as you may be asked to enter your name, e-mail address, contact information, telephone number, credit card information, as well as other details to help you with your experience.
When do we collect information?
We collect information from you when you enter information on our site.
How do we use your information?
We may use the information we collect from you when sign up for more information, make purchases, surf the website, or use certain other site features in the following ways:
• To personalize user’s experience and to allow us to deliver the type of content and product offerings in which you are most interested.
• To improve our website in order to serve you better.
• To allow us to better service you in responding to your customer service requests.
• To administer a promotion, survey or other site feature.
• To quickly process your transactions.
• To send periodic emails regarding other products and services.
We or a representative of ours may call you and/or send you an email to communicate with you, to verify your identity in order to allow access to your services, conduct online transactions and to maintain measures aimed at preventing fraud and protecting the security of your PII. We may also contact you for marketing or promotional purposes via email, text/SMS or phone. You may unsubscribe to marketing emails by following the instructions that are included in the e-mails that you receive. You may unsubscribe to marketing text/SMS messages by replying “STOP” in response to a message from us.
By submitting your request you are consenting to being contacted based on the information you provide to us, even if you have opted into the National Do Not Call List administered by the Federal Trade Commission, any state Do Not Call List or the Do Not Call List of any specific institution. Your consent to such communications also includes e-mail and text/SMS communications.
We DO NOT share or disclose your Personally Identifiable Information to third parties.
How anonymous information is collected and used
We collect certain types of non-personal information and technical data from each visitor to our website(s). For example, when you click on a banner advertisement or text link that is associated with one of our websites, the banner or text placement, along with the time of your visit, your Internet Protocol address and other path-related information, is sent to us. Similarly, the page requests you make when you visit our website(s) are stored and used by us. We use this information, none of which is or can be personally associated with you, for statistical and analytic purposes, to help us understand which page views are most appealing to our customers and to help us improve the likelihood that we will be able to offer you only products or services in which you have a genuine interest.
We use “cookies” to track your interaction with our website, so we can learn how to improve our website. These cookies give us only anonymous data to analyze. You can disable these cookies if you want by following your browser’s directions for disabling cookies.
THIRD PARTY WEB ANALYTICS SERVICES
You may deactivate the ability of Google Analytics to analyze your browsing activities on this Website. To disable Google Analytics, please download the browser add-on provided by Google at https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en. To learn more about privacy and Google Analytics please consult the Google Analytics overview provided by Google at: https://www.google.com/intl/en/analytics/privacyoverview.html
We may also use third-party platforms and technology, including platforms operated by social networks, such as Google and Facebook to show you interest-based ads. These companies have specific Interest-Based Ad programs that match people that have shown interest in our website, or other services with users on their platforms and properties. If we participate in these programs, we convert your personal information (which may include name, email address or telephone number) or other information into a unique value which can be matched by those third parties with a user on their platform or with other data they may have collected from you. This matching allows us to deliver interest-based ads to users of these platforms. To opt-out of these ads, you must change your advertising preferences for those third-party platforms. You can manage your preferences for these advertising programs by clicking on the settings through their platforms. These platforms may have their own privacy notices or policies, which we strongly suggest you review.
Notice to Users Outside of the United States
Safeguarding Information Collected
The security of your personal information is a very high priority for us and we take a number of steps to safeguard it. Some of the measures we take are:
• Limiting access to personal information to those employees who are critical to the delivery of products and services to you.
• Implementing appropriate physical, electronic and procedural safeguards to guard against unauthorized access or use.
• Requiring appropriate consents and protections from our business partners before we share any personally identifiable information.
We use commercially reasonable physical and technical security measures to protect all personal information in our possession. We cannot, however, guarantee or warrant the absolute security of any system or that any information we hold will not be accessed, disclosed, altered or destroyed.
Children Under 18
Children (persons under the age of 18) are not eligible to use the website unsupervised and we ask that children do not submit any personal information to us. If you are under the age of 18, you may only use this website in conjunction with and under the supervision of your parents or guardians. NOTE: The website is only intended for those individuals permitted to obtain a concealed carry permit and provides certification for Virginia’s concealed permit application. In most states (including Virginia) the age requirement is 21.
Protecting Children’s Privacy Online
The website is not directed to individuals under the age of thirteen (13), and we request that these individuals do not provide Personal Information through the website. We do not knowingly collect information from children under 13. Visit the Federal Trade Commission website for more information about the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA). If you believe that we have received information from a child or other person who is not of a majority age in their relevant jurisdiction, please contact us at our email or physical mailing address listed in the “Contact Us” section below and we will take all reasonable efforts to remove the information.
State specific matters
California Do Not Track Disclosures
How do we respond to Web browser “do not track” signals or other mechanisms that provide consumers the ability to exercise choice regarding the collection of personally identifiable information about an individual consumer’s online activities over time and across third-party websites or online services?
We currently do not respond to DNT signals in browsers because we do not track individual users across the web.
May other parties collect personally identifiable information about an individual consumer’s online activities over time and across different websites when they visit www.certifiedccw.com ?
Notice to California Residents
Residents of the State of California may request a list of all third-parties to which we have disclosed certain information during the preceding year for those third-parties' direct marketing purposes. If you are a California resident and want such a list, please contact us at [email protected]. For all requests, you must put the statement "California Shine the Light Privacy Request" in the body of your request, as well as your name, street address, city, state, and zip code. Please note that we are not responsible for requests that are not labeled or sent properly, or that do not have complete information.
Notice to Vermont Residents
In response to Vermont regulations, we automatically treat accounts with Vermont billing addresses as if you requested that we not share your information with nonaffiliated third parties, and that we limit the information we share with our affiliates. If we disclose information about you to nonaffiliated third parties with whom we have joint marketing agreements, we will only disclose your name, address, other contact information, and information about our transaction and experiences with you.
Notice to Arizona Residents
We are providing you this notice pursuant to state law. You may be placed on our internal Do Not Call List by requesting that we cease calling you by contacting us directly and making such request in writing at [email protected] Arizona law requires that we also provide you with the following contact information: Bureau of Consumer Protection, Office of the Arizona Attorney General, 555 E. Washington St., Suite 3900, Las Vegas, NV 89101; Phone number: 702-486-3132; e-mail: [email protected]
Links to Other Websites
Our website may contain links to other websites. Please note that when you click on one of these links you are "clicking" to another website. We are not responsible for the information privacy practices or the content of such websites. We encourage you to read the privacy policies of these linked websites as their information privacy practices may differ from ours.
You may always opt-out of receiving communications from us. To opt-out of text/SMS messages just reply “STOP” in response to a message from us. To opt out of future e-mail communications from us, please email [email protected] or contact us at 1-855-568-2345 24/7 U.S. Based Supports .
You may remove your information from our database. If you remove your information from our database it will no longer be used by us for secondary purposes, disclosed to third parties, or used by us or third parties to send promotional correspondence to you. You may remove your information by sending your request in writing via email to [email protected]
We may display personal testimonials of satisfied customers on our website in addition to other endorsements. With your consent, we may post your testimonial along with your name. If you wish to update or delete your testimonial, you can contact us at [email protected]
How To Contact Us
Should you have other questions or concerns about these privacy policies, please call us at 1-855-568-2345 or send us an email at [email protected]