OUR COOKIE AND PRIVACY POLICIES

Privacy Policy 

Great Gear Store Limited only use a Customer's personal information in accordance with the Data Protection Acts of 1984 and 1988. Personal information is only used for legitimate business purposes and we will maintain appropriate safeguards to ensure the security and privacy of that information. 

It is our strict policy never to pass on any customer details to a third party and we do not disclose or share any of your personal information other than in the process of security checking during payment transactions.

The payment options available on GreatGearStore.com use unparalleled levels of security to protect your details. We are a 'Security Metric Credit Card Safe' and a 'Thawte Trusted Site' which use globally recognised sophisticated encryption techniques and fraud prevention technologies which are supported by the major banks and the credit card industry's leading providers. 

How We Use Cookies 

We use cookies for a variety of reasons detailed below. Unfortunately in most cases there are no industry standard options for disabling cookies without completely disabling the functionality and features they add to this site. It is recommended that you leave on all cookies if you are not sure whether you need them or not in case they are used to provide a service that you use. 

Disabling Cookies 

You can prevent the setting of cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser (see your browser Help for how to do this). Be aware that disabling cookies will affect the functionality of this and many other websites that you visit. Disabling cookies will usually result in also disabling certain functionality and features of the this site. Therefore it is recommended that you do not disable cookies. 

The Cookies We Set

If you create an account with us then we will use cookies for the management of the sign up process and general administration. These cookies will usually be deleted when you log out however in some cases they may remain afterwards to remember your site preferences when logged out.We use cookies when you are logged in so that we can remember this fact. This prevents you from having to log in every single time you visit a new page. These cookies are typically removed or cleared when you log out to ensure that you can only access restricted features and areas when logged in.This site offers on-line payment facilities and some cookies are essential to ensure that your order is remembered between pages so that it can be processed efficiently. 

Third Party Cookies 

This site uses Google Analytics which is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solution on the web for helping us to understand how you use the site and ways that we can improve your experience. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site and the pages that you visit so we can continue to produce engaging content. 

Google's privacy policy is available at: http://www.google.com/privacypolicy.html
If you would like to opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites please visit: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout  

Further Information 

Hopefully that has clarified things for you and as was previously mentioned if there is something that you aren't sure whether you need or not it's usually safer to leave cookies enabled in case it does interact with one of the features you use on our site. However, if you have any concerns please do not hesitate to Contact Us