Privacy Policy

McTavish Security & Privacy Policy

Thanks for shopping at McTavish Shortbread ( We've done our best to ensure the security and privacy of your transactions with us. Rest assured that your credit card information and other personal data will be treated with the highest standards of safety, security features and confidentiality.

Mail Preference
Neither your postal or E-Mail address will be sold to anyone. This is our promise to you.

Secure Shopping
For your security, orders on our site are encrypted with SSL technology on both the client and server end. Your information sent via the Internet can be trusted to arrive privately and unaltered, to our server only. In order for SSL security to work, you must use an SSL-enabled browser. For more information about SSL, see Netscape's Website. (Please note that E-Mail is not encrypted, and is not considered a secure means of transmitting credit card numbers.) If you're still concerned about ordering electronically, you can place your order by phone at 503.253.9394, or toll free 800.256.9844.

Your Privacy Online
At McTavish Shortbread, we are committed to ensuring the privacy of our customers. We keep confidential any information entered during ordering and registration. While our website automatically recognizes your Internet Service Provider, you cannot be identified as an individual. When someone makes a purchase at we keep track of which pages of our site are visited in order to improve your overall shopping experience. In an effort to offer you the best and most current shopping opportunities, if you sign up for our newsletter, we may contact you with news about McTavish Shortbread products, services and events.

If, for any reason, you would like to be removed from our E-Mail list, please contact us.

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