Privacy Policy

Athletes Care, ("Athletes-Care.com") has created this statement in order to demonstrate our firm commitment to protecting your privacy. The following discloses our information gathering and dissemination practices for this website. As this policy may change from time to time, please check back periodically.

Athletes-Care.com uses the information we collect about you to help connect the winner of the auction to the foundation that is providing the auction item. When you register at Athletes-Care.com, we collect your name, email addresses, mailing address, and phone number in order to process and fulfill your auction item. In most cases, winning auction items are shipped directly from the foundation, and some of your information is shared with these foundations to enable them to fulfill the item.

When you sign up for Athletes-Care.com Auction Alerts, we need only an email address to send you the email topics that you have selected. We also use your email address to send you email notice of your bid and order status, and we may use your email address to send you notice of upgrades or changes to Athletes-Care.com, new services, and special offers. You may choose not to receive any of these emails when you register, or at a later date, by accessing Athletes-Care.com Auction Alerts.

When you bid on an item, you must enter the amount of your bid, your Athletes-Care.com Login ID and your password. Only your Login ID will be publicly available to the Current Winning Bids history.

Recognizing the global nature of the Internet, you agree to comply with all applicable local laws and rules regarding online conduct and privacy, as well as content. Specifically, but not as a limitation, you agree to comply with all applicable laws regarding transmission of technical and personal data exported from the United States or the country in which you reside.

Cookies "Cookies" are pieces of information that are passed to your browser and stored on your computer's hard drive. Athletes-Care.com uses cookies to recognize repeat visitors, to automatically enter your login ID in our bid form, and to provide additional features to make bidding & buying at Athletes-Care.com easier and more efficient. If you do not wish to receive cookies, you can turn them off using your browser's settings . We do not link the information we store in cookies to any personally identifiable information you submit while on our site.

Links This Web site may contain links to other web sites. We provide these links for your convenience, but we do not review, control or monitor the privacy practices of websites operated by others. We are not responsible for the performance of these sites or for your business dealings with them. Your use of other web sites is subject to the terms and conditions of those web sites, including the privacy policies of those web sites.

Children's Privacy This Web site is designed for an adult audience only, and children should not use this Web site. We will not intentionally collect online any personal information (such as a child's name or e-mail address) from children under the age of 18. If you think that we have collected personal information from a child under the age of 18, please contact us and we will address the issue.

Security

Protecting your login ID and password Always keep your Athletes-Care.com Login ID and password secret. They are your only identification for bidding purposes. If you receive information about a bid you did not place, or questionable communications regarding your account, please contact Athletes-Care.com Customer Support immediately by email. One potential way for someone to steal your login ID and password is if you bookmark any area on our site or a bid submission page. This is a concern if your browser is available to other people at work, home, or especially if you use a browser at a public internet cafe. You should not bookmark such pages and you should clear the browser cache and quit the browser completely when you are done surfing Athletes-Care.com.