Terms and Conditions / Privacy Policy

ONLINE FIREARM PURCHASE TERMS & CONDITIONS

Agree to Terms and Conditions below:Please note that your background check will be conducted in-store at the time of pickup. Pickup does not constitute actual delivery as the State of California requires a 10 day hold of all Firearms before delivery.
Complete checkout: When you have finished shopping, complete the checkout process
Delivery: Please allow 2-3 business days for handguns and 4-5 business days for long guns. You will receive an email notification once the firearm(s) is ready for pickup.
Pickup: Upon arrival at Free Citizen Shop an associate will assist you with completing the background check and any other local requirements to be completed prior to transfer of the firearm. Please note that some locally required, additional fees may apply and will be collected prior to transfer.

AGE & COMPLIANCE VERIFICIATION

You may place your firearm order if you agree to the following:

I certify that I am of legal age to possess a firearm (18 for shotgun or rifle, 21 for all other firearms, including frames/receivers, silencers, and pistol grip smooth bore firearms).
I certify that I am not legally prohibited from possessing a firearm according to federal, state, and local laws and agree that I cannot take possession of the firearm(s) until I have satisfied the applicable government transfer process in-person at Free Citizen Shop.
I understand that the item(s) I ordered will arrive at Free Citizen Shop and can only be picked up by me, the actual purchaser, with valid government-issued photo identification.

Fees, Taxes, Shipping & Returns

If your state or local jurisdiction imposes additional fees (i.e. background check fee, etc.) you will be responsible for these at the time of pick-up.
You are only permitted to purchase firearms that are not restricted in the state or jurisdiction where you reside. All firearms will be shipped to Free Citizen Shop.
Please inspect the firearm prior to accepting the transfer while in store.
Free Citizen Shop does not accept returns of any firearms. Please contact the manufacturer directly for assistance.

Restrictions

Orders that contain firearms must be placed by the actual recipient of the firearm(s).
Purchasers of firearms must be at least 18 years of age, and if the firearm is other than a rifle or shotgun (including frames/receivers, silencers, and pistol grip smooth bore firearms), purchasers must be at least 21 years of age. All purchasers must be a resident of the state where the transfer will occur.
Firearm transfer and use is subject to government regulation. It is your ultimate responsibility to ensure you are in compliance with all rule and regulations that apply to the purchase of firearms and ammunition.
Firearms are sold as equipped. We do not modify the manufacturer’s configuration.

Store Pick Up Requirements

Please have a copy of the email confirming that the order is ready to pick up. This email will include your order number and name.
Please ensure that you have a valid, government-issued photo ID when picking up your firearm.
When picking up your firearm in-store we ask that you provide your current information on the Firearms Transaction Record. Please note that if the address on your ID does not match your residential address you will be required to provide a second form of government-issued document for verification. (i.e. vehicle registration, vehicle title, hunting license, or voter ID card). A second form of government-issued residential proof is required for all handgun purchases.
Please contact local authorities if you have any questions regarding federal, state or local laws related to purchasing firearms.

The Personal Information You Provide Through These Sites
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We may collect Personal Information you voluntarily provide to us or that is given to us by affiliated entities or third parties. We may request Personal Information from you, which is information that could be used to contact your or identify you personally in connection with your use of, or participation in, certain Site functions such as purchasing products or services, membership registration, uploading video, uploading photos, access to sweepstakes or contests, games, surveys, content submissions, chats, blog comments, discussion groups, promotions, free products or services or additional information or resources we make available on these Sites. The types of information we may collect include:

contact information, such as your name, shipping and/or mailing address, phone number, email address;
credit or debit card account number, and may also include your purchase history;
information about your outdoor activity preferences and interests;
registration information such as valid email address, username or community name, gender, birthday;
Information you provide when participating in contests, surveys, community discussions and comments, ratings and reviews, outdoor questions and answers, online forums, chats and blogs. Please note: Information posted in these areas becomes public information. Please use caution before disclosing any Personal Information in these public content areas;
referral information for services to help you inform a friend about our Sites such as Wish List, e-Gift Card and Email-A-Friend;
employment application information you provide through our Career Opportunities page as well as references and background checks.

We do not share email addresses you provide to us when you use the Wish List, eGift Card and Email-A-Friend features or when you contact us via email. The types of Personal Information collected about other people at pages like these may include the person’s name and e-mail address which is used on a one-time basis to facilitate the communication on your behalf. We assume when you use the Wish List, eGift Card and Email-A-Friend features that you have the authority or have obtained the consent of the recipient of your message to provide us with his or her email address for the purpose of sending the message and any attached information. Tell me more
How We May Use The Information You Provide
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Privacy
We may use your Personal and non-Personal Information for our general commercial purposes, to respond to and fulfill your requests for products and services and to market our products and services that you have agreed to receive or when we have your consent to:

send you our catalogs and other offers through mail;
send you our email newsletters and specials offers, and notify you when you have won one of our contests;
contact you about the status of or to obtain additional information about your order;
improve our web site, customer service and merchandise selections;
process your registration on these Sites, including verifying your email address is active and valid;
track user involvement in our community discussions. We do this to provide you with an open, but also civil, discussion forum. For example, we keep track of the ratio of how many flagged comments are eventually deleted in order to award badges to our most effective comment moderators. For more information see Community Guidelines & Terms of Use;
perform statistical analysis to learn more about how these Sites are used, we aggregate and analyze the data collected to monitor and analyze use of these Sites, to better tailor site functionality and our content and design to suit our visitors needs;
syndicate (if we choose) the publicly available content of our community areas to third-party websites using RSS or other technologies. Please use caution when deciding to disclose any Personal Information in public activities or submissions;
prevent illegal activities such as content that infringes or violates the rights of other members or violates the law. We can remove any type of content you post on these Sites if we believe illegal activities or violation to the Community Guidelines & Terms of Use are present. Tell me more

The Personal Information We May Collect From Other Sources
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We may receive information about you from third-party sources when you allow us access to your data through a third-party service to create a site profile or when a friend provides us your information. For example, we may receive information from social networking sites, databases, online marketing firms, and ad targeting firms.
How We May Share the Information Collected
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We do not rent or sell email address lists. We may share segments of your Personal Information with our affiliated entities. We may share your Personal Information with unaffiliated entities when (1) you request or authorize it; (2) the information is provided to help complete a transaction for you; (3) the information is provided to comply with the law, applicable regulations, governmental and quasi-governmental requests, court orders or subpoenas, to enforce our Community Guidelines & Terms of Use or other agreements, or to protect our rights, property or safety or the rights, property or safety of our users or others (e.g., to a consumer reporting agency for fraud protection etc.); (4) the disclosure is done as part of a purchase, transfer or sale of services or assets (e.g., in the event that substantially all of our assets are acquired by another party, customer information may be one of the transferred assets); (5) the information is provided to our agents, outside vendors or service providers to perform functions on our behalf (e.g., analyzing data, providing marketing assistance, providing customer service, processing orders, sending emails about our products or services, etc.); (6) the information is shared with third parties for their marketing use; or (7) to others as described in our Privacy Statement. We may also gather aggregated data about you and disclose such aggregated (but not personally identifiable) information to third parties for promotional or other purposes.