Best practices for FONTS

[SIZE=3]A user that has visited my site said that the fonts looked awful. It turns out he was on a really old PC that didn’t have OCR A Extended (font). But what I don’t understand is that the fonts were in static text boxes. Shouldn’t static text boxes embed the fonts so that all users can see them?[/SIZE]
[SIZE=3]What is the best way to make sure that all site visitors see the intended font?[/SIZE]