what do we do with your information?
When you purchase something from our store, as part of the buying and selling process, we collect the personal information you give us such as your name, address and e-mail address.
When you browse our store, we also automatically receive your computer’s internet protocol (ip) address in order to provide us with information that helps us learn about your browser and operating system.
When you create an account in our store, you will be able to opt-in or out to our newsletter list. Once you opt-in, you are giving us the permission to send you e-mails about our store, new products, sale season and so on. You can opt-out from our newsletter list at any moment by clicking on the unsubscribe link which goes in every e-mail we send.
How do you get my consent?
When you provide us with personal information to complete a transaction, verify your credit card, place an order, arrange for a delivery or return a purchase, we imply that you consent to our collecting it and using it for that specific reason only.
If we ask for your personal information for a secondary reason, like marketing, we will either ask you directly for your expressed consent, or provide you with an opportunity to say no.
How do i withdraw my consent?
If after you opt-in, you change your mind, you may withdraw your consent for us to contact you, for the continued collection, use or disclosure of your information, at any time, by contacting us at email@example.com
Data storage and payment
Our store is hosted on shopify inc. They provide us with the online e-commerce platform that allows us to sell our products and services to you.
Your data is stored through shopify’s data storage, databases and the general shopify application. They store your data on a secure server located in the united states of america, protected by a firewall.
If you choose a direct payment gateway to complete your purchase, shopify stores your credit card data only as long as necessary to complete your transaction. The data collected is encrypted through the payment card industry data security standard (pci-dss). After the transaction is complete, your purchase transaction information is deleted.
All direct payment gateways adhere to the standards set by pci-dss as managed by the pci security standards council, which is a joint effort of brands like visa, mastercard, american express and discover.
Pci-dss requirements help ensure the secure handling of credit card information by our store and its service providers.
In general, the third-party providers used by us will only collect, use and disclose your information to the extent necessary to allow them to perform the services they provide to us.
However, certain third-party service providers, such as payment gateways and other payment transaction processors, have their own privacy policies in respect to the information we are required to provide to them for your purchase-related transactions.
For these providers, we recommend that you read their privacy policies so you can understand the manner in which your personal information will be handled by these providers.
In particular, remember that certain providers may be located in or have facilities that are located a different jurisdiction than either you or us. So if you elect to proceed with a transaction that involves the services of a third-party service provider, then your information may become subject to the laws of the jurisdiction(s) in which that service provider or its facilities are located.
As an example, if you are located in canada and your transaction is processed by a payment gateway located in the united states, then your personal information used in completing that transaction may be subject to disclosure under united states legislation, including the patriot act.
When you click on links on our store, they may direct you away from our site. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of other sites and encourage you to read their privacy statements.
To protect your personal information, we take reasonable precautions and follow industry best practices to make sure it is not inappropriately lost, misused, accessed, disclosed, altered or destroyed.
If you provide us with your credit card information, the information is encrypted using secure socket layer technology (ssl) and stored with an aes-256 encryption. Although no method of transmission over the internet or electronic storage is 100% secure, we follow all pci-dss requirements and implement additional generally accepted industry standards.
When you visit our website, we may send a small file to your computer (a “cookie”) which is stored in there so that we can recognize your computer as a unique machine the next time you visit our website. That enables us to, among other things, to tailor the services to your needs.
You are totally free to decline any cookies simply by setting up your browser (if it permits) to not storage cookies. However, please note that by declining cookies, certain functionalities of our website services will not be available to you. Additionally, some of our third-party service providers working on our behalf may also utilize their own cookies. We encourage you to read also their privacy statements.
Age of consent
By using this site, you represent that you are at least the age of majority in your state or province of residence, or that you are the age of majority in your state or province of residence and you have given us your consent to allow any of your minor dependents to use this site.
If our store is acquired or merged with another company, your information may be transferred to the new owners so that we may continue to sell products to you.
Questions and contact information
If you would like to: access, correct, amend or delete any personal information we have about you, register a complaint, or simply want more information contact our privacy compliance officer at firstname.lastname@example.org