Privacy and Security Information Page
This is the Website of Global Marine Networks, LLC (GMN)
Our postal address is:
2668 Jericho Rd
Maryville, TN 37803
We can be reached via firstname.lastname@example.org.
Or you can reach us by telephone at 1-877-379-8723, our customer service
line, Monday-Friday 9 am to 6 pm EST.
GMN is committed to protecting your privacy. In order to complete your order
or to satisfy your request for information, you will be asked to provide us with
certain personal information. We offer 128-bit SSL encryption, which encrypts
your personal and credit card information as it is transferred over the
We electronically verify each order with the credit company, returning an order
confirmed message only if the issuing bank authorizes it. Our experienced
staff then manually checks all orders which still appear unusual, canceling any
order we feel is not valid.
If you're ever a victim of credit card fraud, the Fair Credit Act specifies
that your credit card company can hold you liable for no more than $50 in
fraudulent charges to your account. With GMN, you'll be reimbursed for any
amount up to $50 billed to you by your credit card company for fraudulent
charges to your account if the credit card number was obtained from purchases
made at GMN while using our secure server. For this protection, you must
promptly notify your credit card company of any fraudulent charges and follow
the procedures for doing so as outlined in your credit card agreement.
How You Can Tell You're Browsing a Secure Website
In order to be sure that information transferred between your browser and
the GMN server is secure, it is important to be aware of the security
information available to you through your browser.
Once you enter the Checkout process (when you're ready to purchase the items
you have put into your shopping basket), your connection to our server becomes
secure. To confirm this, look at the bottom of your browser window. If you see
an unbroken key or a closed lock (depending upon your browser) you can be sure
that your information is secure.
You can also ensure security by checking the URL line of your browser. When
you enter the secure area of our site, the first characters of the site
address will change from "http" to "https".
Example of a "closed lock" symbol in an Internet Explorer Browser
Example of a "closed lock" symbol in a Netscape Communicator Browser
Example of a secure URL in an Internet Explorer Browser
Example of a secure URL in a Netscape Communicator Browser
Data Collection in a Secure Environment (top)
In several areas of our site, we ask you to provide information by filling
out and submitting an online form. These areas include:
Checkout, where we ask for name, address, email, credit card and other
information needed to complete your order.
Email Registration, where we ask for your email address.
Data Use (top)
The information we collect is used to improve our Website, to notify
consumers about updates to our Website and for special offers and promotions.
Also, GMN may provide aggregate statistics about our online sales, traffic
patterns and related site information to reputable third-party vendors, but
these general statistics will include no personally identifying information.
We want to communicate with you only if you want to hear from us. If you
prefer to opt out of any future communications including but not limited to emails, phone, or mail, please send notice via email or
calling us at 1-877-379-8723, or by writing Global Marine Networks, 2668 Jericho Road, Maryville, TN 37803.
Email List (top)
As a strict policy, GMN does not sell, trade, rent or otherwise share your
email address with any other company or third party.
"Cookie" Use (top)
"Cookies" are small pieces of information that are stored by your browser
on your computer's hard drive. Our cookies do not contain any personally
identifying information, but they do enable us to provide features such as
welcoming you back to our site using your name and storing items in your
shopping cart between visits. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies;
however, it may be necessary to specify acceptance of cookies within
your browser. Even without a
cookie, you can still use most of the features in our store, including placing
items in your shopping cart and purchasing them.