When you send an email to Avid RC or visit the web site, you are communicating with us electronically. When you send an email to Avid RC, you consent to receive communications from us electronically in response. Please note that this does not constitute opting in to our email or direct mail lists. Avid RC may communicate with you by email, by updating or posting notices on the web site. You agree that all agreements, notices, disclosure and other communications that Avid RC provides to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communication be in writing. All communications with Avid RC become the property of Avid RC.
In order to serve you better, Avid RC collects and stores your personal information when you: (i) create an account on Avid RC; (ii) sign up to be notified of special deals like discounts and exclusive offers; or (iii) enter a contest or promotion on our site. An account is created when you do one of following things: make a purchase on Avid RC, register for an account on Avid RC, or enter certain Avid RC sweepstakes. When creating an account, we ask you for your first and last name, your e-mail address, a password, mailing address, and perhaps some other similar information.
Your information is used to process your orders and personalize your shopping experience on Avid RC, for internal purposes and to comply with any legal requirements. By storing your personal information on a secure server, Avid RC is able to shorten your checkout process and allow you to check your order status online.
At Avid RC, we also review what kinds of products appeal most to our customers as a group. This statistical information helps us improve our offering in the same way that other companies change their catalog based on what sells best. We may also use information about the kinds of products you buy from Avid RC to make other marketing offers to you. Of course, you always have the option to opt-out from receiving such offers (for instructions on how to opt-out, please see below).
Avid RC has implemented a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information. Your personal information is contained behind secured networks and is only accessible by a limited number of employees who have special access rights.
Avid RC provides a view account feature on our website which allows you to modify and/or remove most of your personal information. This page can be accessed by clicking the view account link at the top of every page on the site. Rest assured that all of your information within view account is secure and accessible only by you or limited Avid RC personnel.
Your e-mail address is used to create and identify your account on Avid RC. Your e-mail address is also used by Avid RC to correspond with you about any orders that you may place or to notify you with the results of any contests you may have entered. We may also use your e-mail address to notify you about important functionality changes to the Web site, new Avid RC services and special offers and promotions we think you'll find valuable. If you have created an account with Avid RC, you can remove your email address from our list of addresses that receive information about new products, service, sales and promotions by clicking on the "view account" button that appears on most every page of our Web site, logging into your account, clicking on the "edit profile " button, and making the appropriate change. However this will not cease e-mails in regards to updates on a current order that you have placed.
A cookie is a small piece of information sent by a web site that is saved on your hard disk by your computer's browser. The cookie holds information a site may need to personalize your experience and to gather web site statistical data, such as which pages are visited, the internet provider's domain name and country that our visitors come from (e.g. "aol.com" or "msn.com") and the addresses of the sites visited immediately before coming to and immediately after leaving AvidRC.com. However, none of this information is associated with you as an individual. It is measured anonymously and only in the aggregate. The information in the cookies lets us trace your "clickstream" activity (i.e., the paths take by visitors to our site as they move from page to page). Cookies do not capture your individual email address or any private information about you.
To browse without cookies, you can configure your browser to reject all cookies, or to notify you when a cookie is set. Each browser is different so check the "Help" menu of your browser to learn how to change your cookie preferences. Even without accepting a cookie, you can still access most of the features on Avid RC.
If you have created an account with Avid RC, you can remove your email address from our list of addresses that receive information about new products, service, sales and promotions by clicking on the "view account" button that appears on most every page of our Web site, logging into your account, clicking on the "edit profile " button, and making the appropriate change. However this will not cease e-mails in regards to updates on a current order that you have placed.
If you have any comments or questions about Avid RC's privacy statement, please fell free to email through the contact us page.