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Your Privacy & Security is committed to keeping your personal information confidential and secure. Please read the following details about the information we collect and how we use it.

When you place an order at, we collect your name, address, credit card information, and your e-mail address. We need this information to fulfill your order and to communicate with you about your order. We may also use your e-mail address to tell you about new products and services on our website. If you prefer not to receive this type of e-mail, please send a request to

When you subscribe to our opt-in newsletter, we collect your name and e-mail address so that we can notify you of new releases and subject-specific website features. You can unsubscribe from a newsletter at any time. Simply send your unsubscribe request to or follow the directions stated at the bottom of any newsletter.

When you register for a contest or promotion, we ask you to submit your name and e-mail address. This information is used solely to administer the contest or promotion and is then discarded.

Abbeville will never rent, sell, or exchange any personally identifying information with third parties.

Kids and Parents is committed to giving children a safe and fun online experience. We encourage adults to take a positive role in children's online activity and to become familiar with the policies of the sites children visit. Parents, please be aware that pages on contain links to other websites on the internet. is not responsible for other sites' content and links.

We use cookies during the ordering process in order to improve your shopping experience. Cookies are bits of data that a website can transfer to a user's personal computer. Cookies simply enable us to store items in your shopping cart while you browse the site. They do not contain personally identifiable information.

At, protecting your personal data is a priority. We use Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) encryption technology to protect the data you enter into our order form. When giving your credit card number, SSL encrypts all personal information, including your credit card number, name, and address. With this encryption, only is allowed to decode your information. You can be sure that an SSL connection is active during the ordering process (i.e., when accessing a URL with the prefix https://) by checking the lower-left-hand corner of your browser window. If you see a closed lock or an unbroken key (depending on the brand of your browser), SSL is active and your information is secure. If for some reason you are unable to connect to our secure server or would rather place your order by phone, please call our distributor Client Distribution Services at 1-877-364-2938 (fax 1-800-351-5073) from Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Central time.

This policy was written in June 2000 and last revised June 2001. If you have any comments or questions about your privacy and security, please e-mail

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