Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy and Other Policies for Guitar.com

Guitar.com has created this privacy policy in order to demonstrate our firm commitment to privacy. The following discloses our information gathering and dissemination practices for Guitar.com. We use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server, and to administer our Web site. Your IP address is used to help identify you and your shopping cart and to gather broad demographic information.

Our site uses cookies to keep track of your shopping cart and to make the website more personalized for you. We use cookies to save your password so you don't have to re-enter it each time you visit our site.

Our site's registration form requires users to give us contact information (like their name and email address). We use customer contact information from the registration form to send the user information about our company and promotional material from our partners. The customer's contact information is also used to contact the visitor when necessary and shared with other companies who may want to contact our visitors. Users may opt-out of receiving future mailings.  Please refer to the choice/opt-out section below. Demographic and profile data is also collected at our site. We use this data for other purposes. We use this data to tailor the visitor's experience at our site, showing them content that we believe they might be interested in, and displaying the content according to their preferences. This information is shared with advertisers on an aggregate basis.

This site contains links to other sites. Guitar.com is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such Web sites.

We collect information from our members and visitors in various ways: through order forms, surveys, contests and promotions, and communications to us. We collect visitor's personal information (like their email address and street address), financial information (like their account or credit card numbers), and demographic information (like their zip code, age, or income level) as we deem appropriate. We use this information to fulfill orders, and send information about our company, as well as to contact the visitors and members. We may share the contact information with other companies, who may contact our visitors. Users may opt-out of receiving future mailings; please see the choice/opt-out section below. No financial information is shared with third parties, except as is necessary to fulfill or process orders. Demographic and profile data is shared with advertisers on an aggregate basis. You acknowledge that we own all such data and my use and transfer it, in whole or part, as we deem appropriate, subject to this policy.

We may use outside ad companies to display ads on our site. These ads may contain cookies. While we use cookies in other parts of our Web site, cookies received with banner ads are collected by our ad company, and we do not have access to this information. Some customer data is shared with the advertising companies.

Public Forums

This site makes chat rooms, forums, message boards, and/or news groups available to its users. Please remember that any information that is disclosed in these areas becomes public information and you should exercise caution when deciding to disclose your personal information. NO ONE UNDER THE AGE OF THIRTEEN IS ALLOWED TO POST ANYTHING TO ANY OF THESE FEATURES.


Children's Guidelines

NO ONE UNDER THE AGE OF THIRTEEN IS ALLOWED TO REGISTER OR POST ANY INFORMATION ON GUITAR.COM. Users that are age 13 or older but are under the age of 18 are permitted to register and participate. However, prize winners under 18 must provide parental or legal guardian consent to be awarded a prize. We at Guitar.com caution anyone under the age of 18 to be very careful to not submit personal information that you do not want the general public to view

Choice/Opt-Out

Our site provides users the opportunity to opt-out of receiving communications from us and our partners at the point where we request information about the visitor. This site gives users the following options for removing their information from our database to not receive future communications or to no longer receive our service.

Correct/Update

This site gives users the following options for changing and modifying information previously provided. 

Terms of Use
This policy also is subject to our Terms of Use. Please review them before accessing this website. Use of this website constitutes acceptance of all Terms of Use, Conditions and Policies. We reserve the right to modify this policy and the Terms and Conditions at any time, without notice. We encourage you to check back periodically to see whether there have been any changes.