Privacy at LightHouse Hobbies

How - and why - we collect information.

Your IP Address
Our web server automatically collects some information about your computer when you visit our site. One bit of information that we need is your "IP address," a unique number that is used by computers on the internet to identify your computer so that web pages and graphics can be sent to you. IP addresses are usually dynamic, meaning you're assigned a different one by your Internet Service provider (ISP) each time you connect to the internet. That number lets us know some generic things about our site, such as with what parts of the world are popular. Also, if we ever have a problem with our computers (rare, but it happens), IP addresses can help us diagnose and fix it. Your IP address does not contain anything that can identify you personally.

In order for to remember your shopping cart information, we place a small piece of text, called a "cookie," in the memory of your browser. This stores a little information about how you use our site on your computer, where it can only be retrieved by us at a later time.

Mailing List
If you'd like to be on our mailing list, naturally we need your contact information to send information about our sales and new products. When you sign up for the mailing list, we request some information about you, such as your name, address, hobby - it is completely optional information, and we use this to help decide what kind of products we should provide in the future. We DO NOT share our mailing list with our partners. If you would like to be reomved from our mailing list, click on the link Mailing List Removal, and we will remove you no questions asked.

If you'd like to become a friend of, you will be added to our mailing list, and required to supply us with contact information. In becomaing a friend of you'll have access to a wish list, where you can add items that you would like to purchase in the future. You will also be able to track orders placed with LightHouseHobbies and notified of special sales. As with our mailing list we DO NOT share your personal information with our partners

Ordering uses ASecureCart and Authorize.Net to process our orders, this allows us to accept credit cards. Obviously, in order to send you purchases, we collect your contact and shipping information. We do not collect nor store any Financial information, this is collected by our credit card processing company, Authorize.Net. We do not merge this information with our mailing list.

Third Parties
If you opt to complete a purchase from us, your contact / shipping and financial information will be required by Authorize.Net for processing. You can read ASecureCart's Privacy Policy and Authorize.Net's Privacy Policy.

Our Pledge protects your privacy. will not sell, rent or give away personal information regarding its members to any third party. Any information that you trust us with and give to us is protected and held with the utmost security.

You can be assured that you will never receive any unwanted e-mails or postal mail as a result of information you have given

When you register as a member of member, you agree to accept this privacy policy and are aware that our privacy policy may change at any time. This policy will always be available to review at a visible place on our web site. Members will always be told in advance of any change in our privacy policy.

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