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Privacy Statement

Privacy Policy

Protecting your private information is our priority. This Statement of Privacy applies to the compasscycle.com, Compass Bicycles Ltd., and Bicycle Quarterly Press Ltd., and governs data collection and usage. For the purposes of this Privacy Policy, unless otherwise noted, all references to Compass Bicycles include compasscycle.com, Compass Bicycles Ltd., and Bicycle Quarterly Press Ltd. The compasscycle.com website is an ecommerce site. By using compasscycle.com, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

Collection of your Personal Information

When you purchase Compass Bicycles’s products, our ecommerce system collects billing, shipping and credit card information which is used to complete the purchase transaction.

When you use compasscycle.com, information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by the ecommerce system. This information can include: IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used for the operation of the ecommerce service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Compass Bicycles website.

Use of your Personal Information

Compass Bicycles does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties.

Compass Bicycles may share data with our third parties to provide customer support, arrange for deliveries, help perform statistical analysis, send you postal mail, and send you email and newsletters. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to Compass Bicycles Ltd., and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.

Use of Cookies

The Compass Bicycles website uses “cookies” to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize Compass Bicycles pages, or register with Compass Bicycles site or services, a cookie helps Compass Bicycles to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same Compass Bicycles website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the Compass Bicycles features that you customized.

This website also uses a Google Advertising cookie to collect anonymous demographic data about our visitors. This data is used to improve the visitor experience and is not shared. You may opt-out by downloading and installing the appropriate add-on for your browser here: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout/

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the Compass Bicycles services or websites you visit.

Security of your Personal Information

Compass Bicycles secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other websites, it is protected through the use of encryption, including the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol.

Children Under Thirteen

Compass Bicycles does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen. If you are under the age of thirteen, you must ask your parent or guardian for permission to use this website.

Opt-Out & Unsubscribe

We respect your privacy and give you an opportunity to opt-out of receiving announcements of certain information. Users may opt-out of receiving any or all communications from Compass Bicycles by contacting us here:
customerservice@compasscycle.com
206-789-0424

Effective as of May 18, 2015