Section 1 - how do we process your information?
When you purchase items from our store, as part of the purchase and sales process, we collect personal information you provide us, such as your name, address and e-mail address.
When you browse our store, we will automatically receive the Internet Protocol (IP) address of your computer to help us understand your browser and operating system.
Email marketing (if applicable): with your permission, we may send you emails about our stores, new products and other updates.
Section 2 - consent
How did you get my consent?
When you provide us with personal information to complete a transaction, verify your credit card, place an order, arrange delivery or return, we imply that you agree that we collect and use this information only for specific reasons.
If we ask for your personal information for secondary reasons (such as marketing), we will directly seek your explicit consent or provide you with the opportunity to refuse.
How can I withdraw my consent?
If you change your mind after you choose to join, you can contact us at any time by the following ways to withdraw your consent to us contacting you in order to continue to collect, use or disclose your information: [email protected]
Section 3 - disclosure
If we are required by law to disclose your personal information, or if you violate our terms of service, we may disclose your personal information.
Section 4 - stores
Our store is hosted by GoDaddy. They provide us with an online e-commerce platform so that we can sell our products and services to you.
Your data is stored in GoDaddy's data store, databases, and common applications. They store your data on a secure server behind the firewall.
If you choose the direct payment gateway to complete the purchase, Shopify will store your credit card data. It is encrypted through the payment card industry data security standard (PCI-DSS). Your purchase transaction data is stored only for the time required to complete the purchase transaction. After completion, your purchase transaction information will be deleted.
All direct payment gateways comply with the standards set by PCI-DSS and are managed by the PCI security standards committee, which is a joint effort of brands such as visa, MasterCard, American Express and discover.
PCI-DSS requirements help ensure that our stores and their service providers securely process credit card information.
To learn more, you may also need to read their terms of service.
SECTION 5 - THIRD-PARTY SERVICES
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.
Our store uses Google Analytics to help us learn about store visits and the pages being viewed.
SECTION 6 - SECURITY
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 a 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.
SECTION 7 - COOKIES
Here is a list of cookies that we use. We’ve listed them here so you that you can choose if you want to opt-out of cookies or not.
_session id, unique token, sessional, Allows site to store information about your session (referrer, landing page, etc).
_visit, no data held, Persistent for 30 minutes from the last visit, Used by our website provider’s internal stats tracker to record the number of visits
_uniq, no data held, expires midnight (relative to the visitor) of the next day, Counts the number of visits to a store by a single customer.
cart, unique token, persistent for 2 weeks, Stores information about the contents of your cart.
_secure_session_id, unique token, sessional
Store front digest, unique token, indefinite If the shop has a password, this is used to determine if the current visitor has access.
PREF, persistent for a very short period, Set by Google and tracks who visits the store and from where
SECTION 8 - 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 [email protected]