The Nautical Mind is an independent business with one retail location on the Toronto waterfront. We use our website to enable customers
to browse our titles and make purchases
without coming into the store. We are completely committed to the privacy of all our customers. If you make a purchase
via our website, this is how your information is
You can browse our site without telling us who
you are or giving us any personal information.
If and when you decide to make a purchase, we require
shipping and billing information, your phone number,
and your email address in order to complete the
Your order arrives in our store as an encrypted
email. Your shipping and
billing information is then added to our secure off-line database.
We do not collect or purchase information about
you from other companies or information sources.
If we find there is a problem with your shipping
address, we may consult public sources to verify
our data. Usually we will contact you directly to
obtain the correct information.
The information you submit is used to complete and ship
your order. Credit card transactions are completed
in our store, using the same direct-to-bank validation process
we use for our walk-in customers.
Unless you direct us otherwise, we will keep your data on file. We will use this data to verify information attached to future orders and to mail you a copy of our annual fall newsletter (if you requested it).
Your email address is used only for correspondence related to your order and to send our email newsletter if requested.
We may use your information during our own review processes
to improve our web site, our service, or our product
We do not share the information you entrust to
us with any other branches, corporate affiliates,
third parties, or suppliers. We do not sell, rent,
or lend our mailing list. We may provide printed
mailing labels to a separate company to do a
mailing on our behalf.
By registering at nauticalmind.com, you allow us to save your contact and shipping information on our secure web server. Once registered, you won't need to re-enter your information on subsequent orders. Your credit card number is not stored on our web server, it must be entered each time you checkout. Whether or not you register an account at nauticalmind.com, we keep your information on file in our store.