1ststrike.com is committed to safeguarding your privacy online.
We use Business Contact information to develop content targeted to users' interests. We use contact information as appropriate to facilitate website functionality. We do not share any personal, private information with any third party at any time, unless required by law.
We may ask you for information, such as your e-mail address, mailing address, telephone number, zip code and the country in which you are viewing the Web site when you use 1ststrike.com
When you purchase equipment, you may be asked for additional personal information, such as your credit card information, in order to complete the purchase. You always have the option not to provide the information we request. If you choose not to provide the information, you can still visit most of the 1ststrike.com Web site, but you may be unable to access certain options and services.
A cookie is a data file that certain Web sites write to your computer's hard drive when you visit such sites. Cookies do not contain any personally identifying information, but they do enable personalized features and account management. A cookie file can contain information, such as a user identification code, that the site uses to track the pages you have visited.
Business partners, advertisers, vendors of 1ststrike.com may set their own cookies which may collect information. Most Web site browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually change your browser settings to display a warning before accepting a cookie, or to refuse all cookies.
Browser Level Information
1ststrike.com Web servers automatically collect information about a site user's IP address, browser type and the URL that you just came from and which URL you next go to This information is collected in a database and used in an aggregated, anonymous manner in our internal analysis of traffic patterns within our Web site.
To develop content targeted to your interests, we use aggregated user information to determine which areas of our Web site users prefer based upon traffic to those areas.
To enhance your experience we may in the future provide you with interactive communications, such as electronic newsletters, to your e-mail address. We may also use the information we collect to occasionally notify you about important functionality changes to the Web site, new 1stStrike.com services, and special offers we think you'll find valuable. You may choose to stop receiving such such communications at any time.
Communications With Third Parties
We make available business contact information to third parties as required for Directory information or business transactions. Such information may have been collected from the business, or from other sources.
Sharing of Information
When you are on an area of 1ststrike.com and are asked for personal information, you are sharing that information with 1ststrike.com as well as business partners and vendors providing hosting and other services for 1ststrike.com. In addition, any personally identifiable information provided by our users as part of an advertiser promotion online may be provided directly to advertisers.
If you do not want your information to be shared, you can choose not to allow the transfer of your information by email notification to 1stStrike.com.
Aggregate, Anonymous Information
In order to attract and retain advertisers we use aggregated, anonymous information to describe our services to partners and to assist our advertisers and sponsors to better understand our audience. We do not disclose personally identifying information about our users for this purpose.
As Necessary to Provide Services to You
We occasionally hire other companies to provide limited services on our behalf, such as handling the processing and delivery of newsletter mailings, processing transactions, or performing statistical analysis of our services. We will only provide those companies the personal information they need to deliver the service. In some instances, one of these companies may collect information directly from you (such as for credit card processing). In these cases, you will be notified of the involvement of the external service provider. These companies are subject to agreements that require them to maintain the confidentiality of your information and they are prohibited from using that information for any other purpose.
As Required By Law
1ststrike.com may disclose your personal information if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on 1ststrike.com or to protect and defend the rights or property of 1ststrike.com.
All of the customer data we collect is protected against unauthorized access. All of your personal information is kept on our secure servers. Your information is stored on 1ststrike.com's servers located in the United States. We use procedural and technical safeguards to protect your personal information against loss or theft as well as unauthorized access and disclosure to protect your privacy, including encryption, "firewalls" and Secure Socket Layers. We treat data as an asset that must be protected. We employ many different security techniques to protect such data from unauthorized access by users inside and outside the company. However, "perfect security" does not exist on the Internet.
1ststrike.com sponsors, advertisers, or Web sites that have links on our site may collect personally identifiable information about you on their Web sites. The practices of those parties are not covered by this privacy statement.
If you have any questions regarding our privacy statement, please feel free to contact us by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
This statement may change from time to time.
Posted as of: June 1, 2006. Revised as of: January 9, 2013.