Privacy

At West Coast Shoe Company, we are committed to protecting your privacy. We use the information we collect about you to process orders and to provide a more personalized shopping experience. Please read on for more details about our privacy policy.

WHAT INFORMATION DO WE COLLECT? HOW DO WE USE IT?
When you order, we need to know your name, email address, billing and shipping address, phone number, credit card number, security code and expiration date. This allows us to process and fulfill your order and to notify you of your order status.

When you submit a "What Do You Have To Say About Your Wescos" story, we also ask for your name and email address, although you can choose not to have your email address displayed with your review.

When you enter a contest or other promotional feature, we may ask for you name, address, and email address so we can administer the contest and notify winners.

We monitor customer traffic patterns and site usage to help us develop the design and layout of the site.

We use cookies on our site. A "cookie" is a small file containing a string of characters that is sent to your computer when you visit our website for the first time. When you visit again, the cookie allows us to recognize your browser. Cookies may store your preferences and other information. You can reset your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, some website features or services may not function properly without cookies.

We may also use the information we collect to occasionally notify you about important functionality changes to the web site, new West Coast Shoe Company services, and special offers we think you'll find valuable. If you would rather not receive this information, you can always send us an email at service@wescoboots.com to have us remove you from the list.

HOW DOES WEST COAST SHOE COMPANY PROTECT CUSTOMER INFORMATION?
When you place orders or access your account information, we offer the use of a secure server. The secure server software (SSL) encrypts all information you input before it is sent to us. Furthermore, all of the customer data we collect is stored securely and protected against unauthorized access.

WILL WEST COAST SHOE COMPANY DISCLOSE THE INFORMATION IT COLLECTS TO OUTSIDE PARTIES?
West Coast Shoe Company does not sell, trade, or rent your personal information to others. West Coast Shoe Company may provide aggregate statistics about our customers, sales, traffic patterns, and related site information to reputable third-party vendors, but these statistics will include no personal identifying information.

IN SUMMARY
We are committed to protecting your privacy. We use the information we collect on the site to make shopping at West Coast Shoe Company possible and to enhance your overall shopping experience. We do not sell, trade, or rent your personal information to others. If you do not wish to receive any announcements or special offers from us, please send us an email at service@wescoboots.com and let us know.

YOUR CONSENT
By using our web site, you consent to the collection and use of this information by West Coast Shoe Company. If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page so that you are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it and under what circumstances we disclose it.

TELL US WHAT YOU THINK
West Coast Shoe Company welcomes your questions and comments about privacy. Please send us an email to feedback@wescoboots.com.

EFFECTIVE
This online privacy statement was made effective on September 24, 2008.