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Hopefully we have answered all necessary questions that you may have in this extensive Frequently Asked Question section.

What payment options do you offer?

All forms of Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover as well as PayPal are accepted on our site. We also offer Amex Checkout for faster checkout with American Express.

Is it safe to put my credit card number into this mysterious website?

We don’t store any of your credit card information (that’s handled by our payment processor, Stripe, the best in the business) and we will never share your personal information with anyone else.

Can I store my credit card information on your site and is it safe?

Cara Mare does not store any of this information, all transations are 100% PCI compliant and processed by secure servers via and cannot be be accessed by anyone.

I can't log in to my account?

If you’re having trouble accessing your account, please email us at or call us at (778) 433-0052. We can access your account and reset your password in a matter of minutes, so you can regain access to the account.

I received a receipt from paypal but not from Cara Mare– did my order process?

Yes, if you received a confirmation receipt from PayPal after using PayPal to checkout on, your order has been successfully submitted. Please note that if you checked out as a guest and used PayPal as your form of payment, your receipt from PayPal is the only form of confirmation you will receive about the order. To receive a copy of the confirmation receipt along with subsequent tracking updates in addition to the receipt from PayPal, please create an account and/or login before checking out on

How do I find about promotions and sale offers?

Sign up for our emails on our homepage – once you’ve done that, you’ll automatically be the very first to know about any sale or promotion we offer.

How do I cancel an order?

Please email us at or call us at (778) 433-0052 and reference your order number and/or the first and last name associated with the billing address on the order within 24 hours. Drop shipping orders cannot be cancelled once they have shipped.

What is your return policy?

Full-Priced and Sale-Priced items may be returned for a refund in the original form of payment or exchanged within thirty (30) days of receipt of your order excluding shipping fee if applicable.

How do I return or exchange my order?

Please email us at or call us at (778) 433-0052 and reference your order number and/or the first and last name associated with the billing address on the order. Once you provide your login or order information we can process the return and offer the refund and requests must be made within 30 days of your order..

How long does a return or exchange take to process?

We make every attempt to process both returns and exchanges on the same day they are received. The refund is typically issued the same day. However, it can take 2 to 8 business days for the issuer of the credit card or bank card to post the refund to your credit card statement or bank account. Unfortunately, this time is entirely up to the issuer of the card you used to make the purchase, and TenSmacks cannot help in expediting the return of those funds back to your account.

Will I be charged for shipping on my return or exchange?

No additional charges will occur.

What's your privacy policy?

We will never share your information with any third party. Who is a third party? Well the first party is us, and the second party is you. So a third party is anyone other than us and you.

What is your customer service contact info?

Need more assistance? call our customer services hotline on (778) 433-0052, it is staffed Monday through Friday, 10:00am to 5:00pm Pacific Central Time, excluding major and national holidays. For the quickest response, chat with us online or email us at We’ll be happy to assist wherever we can, and inquiries are typically answered within minutes.

What carrier do you use for domestic shipping?

We only use drop shipping methods mostly Via e packet delivery with various carriers such as TNT, UPS ,FEDEX.

How do I track my order?

Once your order has shipped, you will automatically receive a shipment notification email that will contain a tracking number. You can also find your tracking number on your account page if you logged in before making your purchase. To do this, simply login to your account on and click “View Order” next to the appropriate order. There you’ll find your shipping method that will show the tracking number(s) associated with that order.

If I order multiple items, will they come in separate shipments?

Possibly, but it is rare for that to happen. The vast majority of orders and shipments are filled in full from our distribution center, but in rare cases, an item or set of items can ship from one of our retail locations. In this case, you may receive multiple tracking numbers through our shipment notification emails.

My tracking number doesn’t work/is invalid, etc.

Tracking numbers can take a few hours from the time they are generated to become active on or or an applicable carrier, If you’ve tried to track a package you’ve just received a shipment notification email about, try waiting until later in the evening to track it again. Often tracking numbers will not become active until a package has reached one of the larger shipping hubs, which can take a few hours after they are picked up from our distribution center.

Do you ship internationally?

Yes, we ship to 200+ international locations.

What carrier do you use for international shipping?

International shipments are handled via Pitney Bowes. Any applicable duties, VAT, or taxes imposed by the destination country's government will be calculated during checkout and paid upfront by the purchaser.

I’m an international customer. Can I return or exchange my order?

Unfortunately, we cannot facilitate exchanges for international customers due to customs and currency fluctuations. The original item purchased will need to be returned for a refund, and a new order will need to be placed for the replacement item.

What is the estimated duty/tax on international orders?

The duty and tax can vary greatly depending on the country the order is shipping to, the amount of the order, and other factors. Some countries and provinces, such as Australia and Hong Kong, have no import duties, taxes, or fees whatsoever from the United States, and shipping is the only charge incurred in this instance. Other countries and provinces, however, have very high importation fees, and some additional duties and taxes for luxury goods including clothing.

Is duty included in my international order?

Yes, the shipping cost you see at checkout includes any applicable duty, tax, or VAT.

How long does it take for my package to arrive?

The time for your package to arrive can vary greatly based on the destination country, the shipping service you paid for, and other factors including how long it takes your package to clear customs. Typically, each order can take from 21 days to 40 days to arrive.