At KarateMart.com, our goal is to make your shopping experience safe, convenient and worry-free. Our privacy and security programs make sure that every transaction made at KarateMart.com is 100% safe and guaranteed.

Karate-Mart Retail Store 
There is a Karate-Mart retail store (located at 1411 W. Indian School rd in Phoenix, AZ), but it is owned by a different company, where prices and products may be different.
At KarateMart.com, all of your personal information is protected by our Secure Server Software (SSL) which fully encrypts and protects all of your personal data (name, address, credit card number) so that it can not be read by anyone over the internet.
Your Privacy 
KarateMart.com, because it respects the privacy of our customers, has established this Policy for our users and members to maintain their privacy as set forth below. What follows is the explanation of why, what and how we gather information from you. We also describe the way in which we use the information that we gather. There are also mechanisms set forth below on how you can let us know if you wish to limit the use of that information. Our Privacy Policy is part of the website located at www.KarateMart.com, and governs your use of the website. The Website is owned by KM Martial Arts Supplies. (the "Company").
All persons using this website or registering to be a member must be 18 years of age or older.
Since we began on the internet, the Company has always provided our customers and users with the highest caliber of goods, coupled with excellent customer service. We have provided access to useful information about our products and we hope we have created a very pleasant internet experience. We need to retain your personal information to allow us and/or certain third parties to communicate with you. The information is also used to process your orders and provide a more personal experience. We use the information to let you take advantage of promotions and discounts.
What information about you do we compile? 
Through our Website and any affiliated websites and emails, all information that you give us whether placing an order, emailing us, joining in a contest, membership and/or promotion or otherwise, is collected by us. We collect the following information: your name, address, telephone number, email address, birth date, billing information (credit card number, expiration date and billing address), birthday, holiday, etc.), products purchased, all appropriate promotion codes and information. If a gift is sent, the gift and message persons' name, address, telephone number, email address, and any other information you provide to us may also be collected.
What are "cookies" and how are they utilized? 
A "cookie" is a file stored on your computer by a website which identifies you by a particular identification code. This cookie allows us to know that you are a customer and retains information about your use of our website. It also allows us to make certain features available to you. If you wish to stop the use of cookies, you can do so by through the Help Menu on the toolbar of most web browsers. However, the cookies allow you to take full advantage of all features on the website.
Information collected from you and our use of it. 
All information collected from you is used by us to take orders, send emails to you and provide the most efficient and fast internet experience. It allows us to offer you special deals, discounts and promotions. We also make information available (but not credit card numbers or expiration dates, unless consented by you) to third parties including but not limited to, those who trade or rent information for direct marketing purposes. However, we do not make email addresses available to third parties (except to our Affiliates, subcontractors or agents acting on our behalf in compliance with this Privacy Policy) or any Successors to our business unless you have given your consent. If you do not want us to share your information follow the directions set forth below.
In the event we merge, consolidate, sell, or transfer all or substantially all of the assets of our Company by, with, or into another company (a "Successor"), one of the assets which would generally be transferred is the information we collect from our customers and users. However, the use of this information by any Successor would still be governed by the terms of this Privacy Policy, as amended from time to time, including any amendment after such transaction. You will continue to have the right to opt-out of sharing your information with third parties.
Information will be disclosed to comply with any law, regulation, governmental or law enforcement request, or judicial process. It will also be disclosed if the disclosure is needed or necessary for the proper operation of our website, including but not limited to the conduct of promotions and contests, etc. Disclosure may also be required to protect our rights, or the rights of our Affiliates, users, customers, etc.
Any user ID and password used in connection with our website is our property and is to be used by you for your use of our website. Each individual using our website is responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of their password. Since you are responsible for your password, any activities with the use of your password are your responsibility, whether or not authorized by you. We request that you immediately notify us of any unauthorized use of your password or any other information.
KarateMart.com is operated in the United States. If you are located in the European Union or elsewhere outside the United States, please be aware that any information you provide to us will be transferred to the United States. By using the Website or providing us with your information, you hereby consent to this transfer. In addition, if you provide data to us about other individuals (such as your message recipients), you agree that you have obtained consent from each such individual to the submission and processing of such information under the terms of this Privacy Policy, including without limitation the transfer of such data to the United States. Although we will collect and use your information only as stated in this Privacy Policy, laws generally applicable to the protection of personal data in the United States may not be as stringent as those in some users' home jurisdictions. 
Your Security 
If you place an order our Website encrypts your credit card number you submit prior to transmission over the Internet using secure socket layer (SSL) encryption technology. This technology works best when the site is viewed using Microsoft's Internet Explorer or Mozilla Firefox. However, no transmission of data over the Internet or any other public network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. Although we make reasonable efforts to safeguard your personal information once we receive it, we cannot warrant the security of information you transmit to us.
Martial Arts Weapons 
Weapons sold on the KarateMart.com website are intended for demonstration use only. Use and misuse of martial arts weapons involves serious risks, including injury, disability and death. Weapons should only be used under expert supervision. Weapons should be inspected before each use to ensure that they are in proper condition so as to reduce the risk of injury. Do not use any weapon that is not in the proper condition. Weapons should not be used for sparring or contact. Sales of certain items are governed by local, state, federal and international law. It is the buyer's responsibility to check all applicable law concerning use, ownership, legal age and possession of any product offered on this website. By purchasing any item, the buyer warrants compliance with all local, state, federal and international law, and that the buyer is legally able to purchase the item(s). KarateMart.com disclaims any and all liability related to improper, illegal, unintended use or modification of weapons sold through this website. The purchaser, user or participant assumes all risk of injury from use. No weapons are sold to anyone under 18 years of age without parental consent. Some weapons may be prohibited in your area. Please check state statutes and local ordinances before ordering.
Assumption of Risks 
Participation in the martial arts should be considered a high risk activity. Your participation in the martial arts is at your own risk. You agree to consult with your personal physician before participating in any of these high-risk activities. By purchasing products on this website, you understand and agree that the martial arts are high risk activities and you expressly and voluntarily assume the risk of death or other personal injury sustained while participating in such activities whethor or not caused by the negligence or other fault of KarateMart.com including but not limited to equipment malfunction from whatever cause, or any other fault of KarateMart.com. Additionally, you agree to indemnify, defend and hold KarateMart.com harmless from any third party claims arising from such high risk activities. While KarateMart.com sells martial arts sparring gear and protective equipment meant to help reduce risk of injury, we cannot guarantee the effectiveness of these products. Buy purchasing and using sparring gear and protective equipment sold on this website, you hold KarateMart.com harmless from all claims arising from participating in high risk activities like sparring or martial arts training.