Midwest Wholesale Hardware is committed to protecting your online privacy while providing you with the most useful and enjoyable Web experience possible. While you can use many features of Midwest Wholesale Hardware anonymously, you are required to provide personal information to gain access to some of our premium services and to complete online orders.
How we collect and use personal information
Registering for membership on our site gives you access to all the site’s information and features. When you access the Logon Screen, we will ask you for your: Name, Customer ID,
Password, Email Address, and a Password Hint. This information is used to
setup your account on our site so that you can place
orders. During the Checkout Process, we will ask for your: P.O.
Number, Name, Email, Shipping Address, and type of Payment. We collect this
information to complete your order and to notify you of your order status.
With your approval, we may occasionally send e-mail to notify you about important changes to the site, new services, and special offers from Midwest Wholesale Hardware. If you would rather not receive these e-mail notifications, you may simply opt-out.
How we protect your personal information
All personal data you enter on Midwest Wholesale Hardware is encrypted with 128-bit secure server software (SSL) that encodes the information before your Web browser software sends it to our servers. The SSL software decodes the data only after it reaches our servers, meaning the chance of unauthorized access to your personal information while in transit has been greatly reduced. In addition to using this secure technology, we work tirelessly to ensure that we use any information you provide us only in ways you have approved.
How we use "cookies"
What we provide to third parties
Midwest Wholesale Hardware does not provide any third-party access to your personal information. We may provide third parties with aggregate statistics about our customers, traffic patterns, and related site information. This data reflects site usage patterns gathered during thousands of customer visits to our Web site each month, but it does not contain behavioral or identifying information about any individual member.
Obtaining your consent
By using our site, you give Midwest Wholesale Hardware permission to collect information about the pages served to you as an anonymous user for the purpose of calculating aggregate site statistics. If you register at our site, you authorize Midwest Wholesale Hardware to use information you provide to personalize the information we deliver to you and to use your demographic information when calculating aggregate customer data. As a registered member, you give Midwest Wholesale Hardware permission to send you e-mails related to the subscription e-mail services to which you may subscribe.
If you are under the age of 18, you must not provide your name, e-mail address, or any other identifying information without the consent of your parent or guardian, or as otherwise provided for by applicable law.