Privacy policy

We recognize that respecting user privacy over the Internet is of utmost importance.
This privacy statement is designed to provide information about the privacy and data collection practices for this site:
http:www.randyschipcarving.com.  The site is operated by Randy Hicks.

If you have any questions or concerns regarding this statement, you should first conctact our site coordinator at

Randy Hicks
P.O. Box 284
Walpole, NH 03608 or
randy@randyschipcarving.com 

Identifying information.  In general, you can visit the site without telling us who you are or providing any information about yourself. In some areas of the site, we ask you to provide information that will enable us to process an order, offer services that require registration, assist you with a follow up.

In these instances, we will ask for your name, address, e-mail address, phone number and other appropriate information needed to provide you with these services. In all instances, if you receive a newsletter or other mailing from us, you will always be able to "unsubscribe" to these mailings at any time.

What Randy's Chip Carvings Will Do With Your Information. If you choose to give us personal information for any of the purposes above, this information is retained by Randy's Chip Carvings and will only be used by Randy's Chip Carvings to support your customer relationship with us. We will not add you to a mailing list, or newsletter without your registration for this service. We will only contact you if further information is required from you to complete a service.

What Others May Do With Your Information. Randy's Chip Carvings does not share, rent, or sell any personally identifying information provided through our Site (such as your name or email address) to any outside organization for use in its marketing or solicitations. From time to time Randy's Chip Carvings may use agents or contractors who will have access to your personal information to perform services for Randy's Chip Carvings (such as DATABASE MAINTENANCE, FURTHER EXAMPLES), however, they are required by us to keep the information confidential and may not use it for any purpose other than to carry out the services for Randy's Chip Carvings. In addition, Randy's Chip Carvings may also share aggregate information about its customers and its web site visitors to advertisers, business partners, and other third parties. For example, we might share that our users are x percent PCs users and y percent Macintosh users. None of this information, however, will contain personal, identifying information about our users.

When purchasing products through the our web site, the order form will also ask you to provide a daytime telephone number. However, the telephone number is only used to quickly resolve questions relative to an order, such as to clarify customer email addresses that are inactive, or entered incorrectly. 

Credit Card Security
We know customers are concerned about credit card security. We use one of the worlds largest funds transfer agencies - PayPal.
If you choose to use a PayPal account, your personal credit card information will not be given to Randy's Chip Carvings.