For each visitor to our Web page, our Web server automatically recognizes only the consumer's domain name (IP address), but not the e-mail address (where possible).
We collect the e-mail addresses of those who register to the site to post messages to our bulletin board, the e-mail addresses of those who communicate with us via e-mail, and aggregate information on what pages consumers access or visit. This information is stored in our databases.
The information we collect is used to improve the content of our Web page and disclosed when legally required to do so, at the request of governmental authorities conducting an investigation, to verify or enforce compliance with the policies governing our Web site and applicable laws, or to protect against misuse or unauthorized use of our Web site. Basic traffic information is inherently shared with advertisers, based on the advertising system used. (See advertising section below.) Information collected may be shared with companies for various reasons including, but not limited to, enhancing the user experience, statistical analysis, partnerships, and security assessments.
If you supply us with your postal address on-line you will only receive the information for which you provided us your address.
Persons who supply us with their telephone numbers on-line will only receive telephone contact from us with information regarding orders they have placed on-line.
If you wish your information be removed from our online database, you may make the request and we will remove it within a timely manner.
With respect to Ad Servers: To try and bring you offers that are of interest to you, we have relationships with other companies that we allow to place ads on our Web pages. As a result of your visit to our site, ad server companies may collect information such as your domain type, your IP address and clickstream information. For further information, consult the privacy policies of the advertiser. (URL Will Be Posted If 3rd Party Advertising is used.)
AR15.Com utilizes the Meta API to embed content on the site. Please make sure to check Meta's Terms of Service if you have any concerns. By using the site, you agree to be bound by the terms. This site does not collect futher information on you regarding Meta content.
AR15.Com utilizes affiliate programs to create affiliated links. Programs currently include Sovrn and Avantlink. Links are created without use of user data. When you click on these links, the affiliate programs will monitor your click and the traffic from ARFCOM to the designated site resulting in a shared comission for any sales. In short, the site is rewarded a commission based on any sales through an affiliated link. Specifics on catpured data (typically traffic based data) can be found at each program mentioned.
From time to time, we may use customer information for new, unanticipated uses not previously disclosed in our privacy notice. If our information practices change at some time in the future we will contact you before we use your data for these new purposes to notify you of the policy change and to provide you with the ability to opt out of these new uses.
With respect to security: We have appropriate security measures in place in our physical facilities to protect against the loss, misuse or alteration of information that we have collected from you at our site. In the event of a data breach, we will make all efforts to notify users.
If you feel that this site is not following its stated information policy, you may contact us at the above addresses or phone number.
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