By using and placing an order for products through the
www.pacificpreciousmetals.com website (the “Website”), telephone order, or
in person order, you agree to the terms and conditions set forth below (the “Terms and
Conditions”). The Terms and Conditions is a legally binding agreement made by and between
Pacific Precious Metals (“Pacific Precious Metals”, “our”, “we” or “us”), and you, personally and,
if applicable, on behalf of the entity for whom you are using the Website (“you” or “your”).
The Terms and Conditions govern your use of the Website and the products and services we
offer on the Website, including making purchases from Pacific Precious Metals, making sales to
Pacific Precious Metals, and placing orders with Pacific Precious Metals.
THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS APPLY TO ALL ORDERS, PURCHASES, AND SALES, WHETHER MADE VIA THE
WEBSITE, BY TELEPHONE, IN PERSON, OR OTHERWISE. YOU MUST READ AND ACCEPT ALL OF THESE TERMS
AND CONDITIONS BEFORE PLACING AN ORDER TO PURCHASE AND/OR TO SELL WITH Pacific Precious Metals.
Pacific Precious Metals STRONGLY ENCOURAGES YOU TO PRINT A COPY FOR FUTURE REFERENCE.
We may request that you submit certain personally identifiable information about yourself,
including, but not limited to your first and last name, company, email address, telephone
number, mailing address, billing address, shipping address, country of residence, credit
card type, credit card number, credit card expiration date, and credit card security code.
In addition, Pacific Precious Metals may require you to submit to us copies of government
identification. We may also gather certain types of non-personal information about your
visit to protect the security of our members, the Website, or to make our products and
services more beneficial to you. All information gathered from you by us will be governed by
reference. In the event of a conflict between the terms set forth in these Terms and
for further information regarding our data collection, use, and disclosure practices.
BY USING THE WEBSITE, YOU REPRESENT AND WARRANT, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THAT YOU HAVE READ,
UNDERSTOOD, AND AGREE TO THE TERMS OF THIS AGREEMENT. IF YOU DO NOT UNDERSTAND OR DO NOT
AGREE TO BE BOUND BY AND COMPLY WITH THE TERMS OF THIS AGREEMENT AND ANY OTHER SUPPLEMENTAL
TERMS, DISCLOSURES, AND DISCLAIMERS, YOU MUST IMMEDIATELY LEAVE THE WEBSITE.
WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO MAKE CHANGES TO THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS AT ANY TIME AND YOU AGREE
THAT WE MAY CHANGE THE TERMS AT ANY TIME. YOU AGREE FURTHER THAT WE MAY MAKE CHANGES TO THE
WEBSITE AT ANY TIME IN OUR SOLE DISCRETION, FOR ANY REASON OR NO REASON AND WITHOUT PRIOR
NOTICE TO YOU. YOU AGREE THAT IF YOU CONTINUE TO USE THE WEBSITE AFTER WE HAVE POSTED A
CHANGE TO THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, THEN YOU ARE BOUND BY THE MOST RECENT VERSION OF THESE
TERMS AND CONDITIONS.
By purchasing from, making sales to or ordering from Pacific Precious Metals, whether by
telephone, through the Website, in person, or otherwise, you are subject to all terms,
policies, rules, restrictions, obligations, representations, and warranties, with which you
hereby agree to comply.
Because this Agreement contains legal obligations, please read them carefully.
If you have any legal questions regarding these Terms and Conditions, please confer with
your legal counsel.
Pacific Precious Metals is committed to protecting consumer privacy online. We believe that
greater protection of personal privacy on the web will not only protect consumers, but also
increase consumer confidence and ultimately their participation in online activities.
Pacific Precious Metals intends to give you as much control as possible over your personal
The purpose of our policy is to inform you about the types of information we gather about
you when you visit our sites, how we may use that information, whether we disclose it to
anyone, and the choices you have regarding our use of, and your ability to correct, the
Our site may contain links to other web sites. We have no control over the privacy practices
or the content of any of our business partners, advertisers, sponsors or other sites to
web site sponsor when linking to other web sites.
I. Information Which We Collect
Like many other sites, our sites may utilize a standard technology called a "cookie" to
collect information about how our site is used. Cookies were designed to help a web site
recognize a user's browser as a previous visitor and thus save and remember any preferences
that may have been set while the user was browsing the site. A cookie cannot retrieve any
other data from your hard drive, pass on a computer virus, or capture your e-mail address.
password, personalize home pages, identify which parts of a site have been visited or keep
track of selections. Our cookies may collect your domain name and track your selections
through our web pages. We only use "cookies" to gather the information indicated in this
II. Use of User Information
We may perform statistical analyses of aggregate user behavior. This allows us to measure
relative consumer interest in the various areas of our web sites for product development
purposes. Any information we collect is used for its own internal purposes to improve the
content of the web site, to enhance users' experiences when visiting our site, to customize
the content and/or layout of our pages, and to provide the services required by an
individual user. We do not use personal identifying information for any reason that is not
disclosed either in this Policy or at the time the information is requested. There may be
instances where you will have the opportunity to subscribe to an e-mail list that will send
information about the site, our company or our products to your e-mail address, but this
will be done only with your permission and consent.
III. Disclosure to Third Parties
Any information you provide to us at this site when you establish or update an account or
request information (i.e. name, address, e-mail address and telephone number, is maintained
in private files on our secure Web server and our internal systems. This information is used
to enable Pacific Precious Metals to deliver services to you. To ensure compliance with federal
law, Pacific Precious Metals does not maintain information provided by any person under the age
Statistical analyses of users are kept only within our company, and not shared with any
third party. In some instances, we may operate shared web sites with businesses affiliated
third party without your permission.
You should be aware that we may disclose specific information about you if necessary to do
so by law or based on our good faith belief that it is necessary to conform or comply with
the law or is necessary to protect the users of our Web site, the site or the public.
Pacific Precious Metals does not sell, rent, trade, or give away your e-mail address to third
parties. We may, however, use trusted third parties to help us provide services to you, such
as fulfilling orders, processing payments, monitoring site activity, and administering
e-mails. If personally identifiable information (i.e. name, address, e-mail address,
telephone number) is provided to any of these third parties, we will require that such
information be maintained by them in strictest confidence.
We use an outside shipping company to fulfill orders, and in some cases, a credit card
processing company to bill you for goods and services. These companies do not retain, share,
store or use personally identifiable information for any other purposes.
V. Accuracy of User Information
of the information collected should be directed to us by telephone at
415-383-7411. You can also write us at:
Pacific Precious Metals
2778 Middlefield Rd
Palo Alto, CA 94306-2519
These privacy policies are effective as of Jan 1, 2018. We reserve the right to change this
policy at any time and will post any changes to this policy as soon as they go into effect.
VI. Security of Information
The security of your personal information is important to us. We use our best efforts to
ensure the security of personal and business information submitted by users. When we collect
information from our users, it is stored in an area where the general public does not have
access to it. No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage,
is 100% secure, however. Therefore, while we strive to use commercially acceptable means to
protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
At any time while assessing our site(s), any user while online may "opt-out" of further
e-mail contact from us (while still allowing access to our site). For further information
about opting-out, contact us at the e-mail address, postal address or telephone number
VIII. Use of Materials
The right to download and store or output the materials in our sites is granted for the
users' personal use only, and materials may not be reproduced in any edited form. Any other
reproduction, transmission, performance, display or editing of these materials by any means
mechanical or electronic without the express written permission of us is strictly
prohibited. Users wishing to obtain permission to reprint or reproduce any materials
appearing on this site may contact us at the below address.