Privacy Policy - Encounter Books

Privacy Policy

Personal Data

Encounter Books collects personal data only when users voluntarily provide such information – in registering for electronic newsletters, purchasing items, and registering for other promotional opportunities provided by Encounter Books.


To ensure the security of your data, including address information and credit card numbers, Perseus Distribution uses industry-standard encryption technologies (SSL) when transmitting and receiving data exchanged with our site. In order to improve Site navigation, traffic and utility, Encounter Books and Perseus Distribution may extend “cookies” to visitors. In some cases, refusing cookies may limit your access to parts of the site. Please check your Web browser’s documentation for more information about cookies.

Credit Cards

Credit card information is transmitted to the appropriate credit card company during order processing via an industry standard secure gateway (Verisign PayFlow Pro). We reveal only the last four digits of your credit card number when confirming an order.

Links and Third Party Sites contains links to other sites that are not maintained by us. If you visit these sites, please review their privacy policy.

Additional Information

No transmission of data over the Internet is guaranteed to be completely secure. It may be possible for third parties not under the control of to intercept or access transmissions or private communications unlawfully. While we strive to protect your personal information, Encounter Books cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us. Any such transmission is done at your own risk.