PRIVCY POLICY Privacy Notice

Last updated: September 1, 2017. knows that you care how information about you is used and shared, and we appreciate your trust that we will do so carefully and sensibly. This notice describes our privacy policy. By visiting, you are accepting the practices described in this Privacy Notice.

What Personal Information About Customers Does Gather?What About Cookies?
Does Share the Information It Receives?
How Secure Is Information About Me?

What About Third-Party Advertisers and Links to Other Websites?Which Information Can I Access?
What Choices Do I Have?
Are Children Allowed to Use

Conditions of Use, Notices, and RevisionsExamples of Information Collected

What Personal Information About Customers Does Gather?

The information we learn from customers helps us personalize and continually improve experience. Here are the types of information we gather.

Information You Give Us: We receive and store any information you enter on our Website or give us in any other way. You can choose not to provide certain information, butthen you might not be able to take advantage of many of our features. We use theinformation that you provide for such purposes as responding to your requests,customizing future shopping for you, improving our stores, and communicating withyou.

Automatic Information: We receive and store certain types of information wheneveryou interact with us. For example, like many Web sites, we use "cookies," and weobtain certain types of information when your Web browser accesses MarkaVIP.comor advertisements and other content served by or on behalf of on otherWeb sites.

Mobile: When you download or use apps created by or oursubsidiaries, we may receive information about your location and your mobile device,including a unique identifier for your device. We may use this information to provideyou with location-based services, such as advertising, search results, and otherpersonalized content. Most mobile devices allow you to turn off location services.E-mail Communications: To help us make e-mails more useful and interesting, weoften receive a confirmation when you open e-mail from if yourcomputer supports such capabilities. We also compare our customer list to listsreceived from other companies, in an effort to avoid sending unnecessary messagesto our customers. If you do not want to receive e-mail or other mail from us, pleaseadjust your Customer Communication Preferences.
Information from Other Sources: We might receive information about you from othersources and add it to our account information.

What About Cookies?

Cookies are unique identifiers that we transfer to your device to enable our systems torecognize your device and to provide features such as 1-Click purchasing,Recommended for You, personalized advertisements on other Web sites (e.g., Associates with content served by and Web sites using

Checkout by payment service), and storage of items in your ShoppingCart between visits.
The Help feature on most browsers will tell you how to prevent your browser fromaccepting new cookies, how to have the browser notify you when you receive a newcookie, or how to disable cookies altogether. Additionally, you can disable or deletesimilar data used by browser add-ons, such as Flash cookies, by changing the add-on's settings or visiting the Web site of its manufacturer. Because cookies allow you totake advantage of some of's essential features, we recommend thatyou leave them turned on. For instance, if you block or otherwise reject our cookies,you will not be able to add items to your Shopping Cart, proceed to Checkout, or useany products and services that require you to Sign in.

Does Share the Information It Receives?

Information about our customers is an important part of our business, and we are not in thebusiness of selling it to others. We share customer information only as described below andwith subsidiaries, Inc. controls that either are subject to this Privacy Notice orfollow practices at least as protective as those described in this Privacy Notice.

Affiliated Businesses We Do Not Control: We work closely with affiliated businesses. Insome cases, such as Marketplace sellers, these businesses operate stores or sell offerings to you at In other cases, we operatestores, provide services, or sell product lines jointly with these businesses. You can tellwhen a third party is involved in your transactions, and we share customer informationrelated to those transactions with that third party.

Third-Party Service Providers: We employ other companies and individuals to performfunctions on our behalf. Examples include fulfilling orders, delivering packages,sending postal mail and e-mail, removing repetitive information from customer lists,analyzing data, providing marketing assistance, providing search results and links(including paid listings and links), processing credit card payments, and providingcustomer service. They have access to personal information needed to perform theirfunctions, but may not use it for other purposes.

Promotional Offers: Sometimes we send offers to selected groups of MarkaVIP.comcustomers on behalf of other businesses. When we do this, we do not give thatbusiness your name and address. If you do not want to receive such offers, pleaseadjust your Customer Communication Preferences.

Business Transfers: As we continue to develop our business, we might sell or buystores, subsidiaries, or business units. In such transactions, customer informationgenerally is one of the transferred business assets but remains subject to the promisesmade in any pre-existing Privacy Notice (unless, of course, the customer consentsotherwise). Also, in the unlikely event that, Inc., or substantially all of itsassets are acquired, customer information will of course be one of the transferredassets.

Protection of and Others: We release account and other personalinformation when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law; enforce orapply our Conditions of Use and other agreements; or protect the rights, property, orsafety of, our users, or others. This includes exchanging informationwith other companies and organizations for fraud protection and credit risk reduction.Obviously, however, this does not include selling, renting, sharing, or otherwisedisclosing personally identifiable information from customers for commercial purposesin violation of the commitments set forth in this Privacy Notice.

With Your Consent: Other than as set out above, you will receive notice wheninformation about you might go to third parties, and you will have an opportunity tochoose not to share the information.

How Secure Is Information About Me?

We work to protect the security of your information during transmission by usingSecure Sockets Layer (SSL) software, which encrypts information you input.
We reveal only the last four digits of your credit card numbers when confirming anorder. Of course, we transmit the entire credit card number to the appropriate creditcard company during order processing.

It is important for you to protect against unauthorized access to your password and toyour computer. Be sure to sign off when finished using a shared computer.

What About Third-Party Advertisers and Links to Other Websites?

Our site includes third-party advertising and links to other Web sites. For more informationabout third-party advertising at, including personalized or interest-based ads,please read our Interest-Based Ads policy.

Which Information Can I Access? gives you access to a broad range of information about your account and yourinteractions with for the limited purpose of viewing and, in certain cases,updating that information.

What Choices Do I Have?

As discussed above, you can always choose not to provide information, even thoughit might be needed to make a purchase or to take advantage of such MarkaVIP.comfeatures as Your Profile, Wish Lists, Customer Reviews.
You can add or update certain information on pages such as those referenced in theWhich information Can I Access? section. When you update information, we usuallykeep a copy of the prior version for our records.

If you do not want to receive e-mail or other mail from us, please adjust your CustomerCommunication Preferences. (If you do not want to receive Conditions of Use andother legal notices from us, such as this Privacy Notice, those notices will still governyour use of, and it is your responsibility to review them for changes.)

If you do not want us to use personal information that we gather to allow third partiesto personalize advertisements we display to you, please adjust your AdvertisingPreferences.
The Help feature on most browsers will tell you how to prevent your browser fromaccepting new cookies, how to have the browser notify you when you receive a newcookie, or how to disable cookies altogether. Additionally, you can disable or deletesimilar data used by browser add-ons, such as Flash cookies, by changing the add-on's settings or visiting the Web site of its manufacturer. Because cookies allow you totake advantage of some of's essential features, we recommend thatyou leave them turned on. For instance, if you block or otherwise reject our cookies,you will not be able to add items to your Shopping Cart, proceed to Checkout, or useany products and services that require you to Sign in.

Are Children Allowed to Use does not sell products for purchase by children. We sell children's products forpurchase by adults. If you are under 18, you may use only with the involvementof a parent or guardian. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children underthe age of 13 without the consent of the child's parent or guardian.

Conditions of Use, Notices, and Revisions

If you choose to visit, your visit and any dispute over privacy is subject to thisNotice and our Conditions of Use, including limitations on damages, resolution of disputes,

and application of the law of the state of Washington. If you have any concern about privacy, please contact us with a thorough description, and we will try to resolve it. Ourbusiness changes constantly, and our Privacy Notice and the Conditions of Use will changealso. We may e-mail periodic reminders of our notices and conditions, but you should checkour Web site frequently to see recent changes. Unless stated otherwise, our current PrivacyNotice applies to all information that we have about you and your account. We stand behindthe promises we make, however, and will never materially change our policies and practices tomake them less protective of customer information collected in the past without the consent ofaffected customers.

Examples of Information Collected
Information You Give Us
You provide most such information when you search, buy, post, participate in a contest orquestionnaire, or communicate with customer service. For example, you provide informationwhen you search for a product; place an order through or one of our third-party sellers; provide information in Your Account (and you might have more than one if youhave used more than one e-mail address when shopping with us) or Your Profile;communicate with us by phone, e-mail, or otherwise; complete a questionnaire or a contestentry form; use our services such as Instant Video; compile Wish Lists orother gift registries; participate in Discussion Boards or other community features; provideand rate Reviews; and employ Product Availability Alerts, such as Available to OrderNotifications. As a result of those actions, you might supply us with such information as yourname, address, and phone numbers; credit card information; people to whom purchaseshave been shipped, including addresses and phone number; people (with addresses andphone numbers) listed in 1-click settings; e-mail addresses of your friends and other people;content of reviews and e-mails to us; personal description and photograph in Your Profile;and financial information, including Social Security and driver's license numbers.
Automatic Information
Examples of the information we collect and analyze include the Internet protocol (IP)address used to connect your computer to the Internet; login; e-mail address; password;computer and connection information such as browser type, version, and time zone setting,browser plug-in types and versions, operating system, and platform; purchase history,which we sometimes aggregate with similar information from other customers to createfeatures like Top Sellers; the full Uniform Resource Locator (URL) clickstream to, through,and from our Web site, including date and time; cookie number; products you viewed orsearched for; and the phone number you used to call our 800 number. We may also usebrowser data such as cookies, Flash cookies (also known as Flash Local Shared Objects),or similar data on certain parts of our Web site for fraud prevention and other purposes.During some visits we may use software tools such as JavaScript to measure and collectsession information, including page response times, download errors, length of visits tocertain pages, page interaction information (such as scrolling, clicks, and mouse-overs), andmethods used to browse away from the page. We may also collect technical information tohelp us identify your device for fraud prevention and diagnostic purposes.
Most mobile devices provide users with the ability to disable location services. Most likely,these controls are located in the device's settings menu. If you have questions about how todisable your device's location services, we recommend you contact your mobile servicecarrier or your device manufacturer.
Information from Other Sources
Examples of information we receive from other sources include updated delivery andaddress information from our carriers or other third parties, which we use to correct ourrecords and deliver your next purchase or communication more easily; account information,purchase or redemption information, and page-view information from some merchants with

which we operate co-branded businesses or for which we provide technical, fulfillment,advertising, or other services; search term and search result information from somesearches conducted through the Web search features offered by our subsidiary, AlexaInternet; search results and links, including paid listings (such as Sponsored Links); andcredit history information from credit bureaus, which we use to help prevent and detectfraud and to offer certain credit or financial services to some customers.

Information You Can Access

Examples of information you can access easily at include up-to-dateinformation regarding recent orders; personally identifiable information (including name, e-mail, password, communications and personalized advertising preferences, address book,and 1-Click settings); payment settings (including credit card information and promotionalcertificate and gift card balances); e-mail notification settings (including Product AvailabilityAlerts, Delivers, and newsletters); Recommendations (including Recommended for You andImprove Your Recommendations); shopping lists and gift registries (including Wish Lists andBaby and Wedding Registries); Seller accounts; and Your Profile (including your productReviews, Recommendations,, Reminders, personal profile, and Wish List).