PoolStore.com participates in the Google Analytics program so Google can provide us better information to meet your needs. Consumers can opt out of Google's Analytics program by going to (Google Opt Out) and following the instructions.
What we collect
While we encourage you to register with us when you place orders or otherwise visit our web site, registration is not required of anyone. The registration process simply helps us to provide you with a personalized shopping experience and with much easier checkout options. You must be 13 years of age or older to register.
We may collect the following information:
contact information including email address
demographic informationsuch as postcode and preferences
What we do with the information we gather
We use some or all of that customer information to send you e-mail updates about any orders received or shipped, upcoming sales and promotions and product information. We also hope to learn more about our customers’ needs and wants to improve your shopping experience. In addition, we use that information, when necessary, to contact you concerning the status of an order or to answer any of your questions. We may contact you by email, phone, fax or mail. We will not sell or otherwise share any personal information about you to or with any third party. At times, we may share aggregate, or summary information, such as statistics about our customers, sales traffic patterns and related site information to reputable third-party vendors. All such information, however, will not include any personally identifiable information about you.
We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorized access or disclosure,we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online. For example, we encrypt your personal information, including your credit card number, whenever that information is transmitted over the Internet using a VeriSign SSL (Secure socket Layer), to safeguard your Internet transactions.
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Links to other websites
Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.
Contacting the Website
If you have any questions or comments regarding this privacy statement, regarding our business practices, or regarding your dealings with this web site write to us at:
227 Sandy Springs Place
Sandy Springs, GA 30328
Or calling us at 800-918-POOL (7665)