SECTION 1 – WHAT DO WE DO WITH YOUR INFORMATION?
When you purchase something from our store we collect the personal information you give us such as your name, address and email address. This information is collected in order to complete the transaction process as well as to ship your order to you.
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 so that we may better serve you.
Email marketing: With your permission, we may send you emails about our store, new products, sales promotions, and other updates.
SECTION 2 – CONSENT
1) 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, you are indicating that you consent to our collecting said information and using it for that specific reason only.
If we ask for your personal information for a secondary reason like email marketing, we will either ask you directly for your expressed consent or provide you with an opportunity to say no.
2) How do I withdraw my consent?
If after you opt in you change your mind, at any time you may withdraw your consent for us to contact you and/or for the continued collection, use or disclosure of your information by sending an email to email@example.com with “Attn: Privacy Compliance Officer” in the subject line.
SECTION 3 – DISCLOSURE
We may disclose your personal information if we are required to do so by law or if you violate our Terms of Service.
SECTION 4 – BLUEHOST, AUTHORIZE.NET, & PAYPAL
Bluehost: Our store is hosted by Bluehost. Your data is stored through Bluehost’s data storage, databases and the general WooCommerce application. They store your data on a secure server behind a firewall.
Authorize.net Payments: We have partnered with Authorize.Net, a leading payment gateway since 1996, to accept credit cards and electronic check payments safely and securely for our customers. The Authorize.Net Payment Gateway manages the complex routing of sensitive customer information through the electronic check and credit card processing networks. See an online payments diagram to see how it works. The company adheres to strict industry standards for payment processing, including:
128-bit Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) technology for secure Internet Protocol (IP) transactions.
Industry leading encryption hardware and software methods and security protocols to protect customer information.
Compliance with the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS).
SECTION 5 – THIRD-PARTY SERVICES
In general, the third-party providers used by us (such as other payment gateways and shipping services) will only collect, use and disclose your information to the extent necessary to allow them to perform the services they provide to us.
Some third-party service providers 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 your information may become subject to the laws of the jurisdiction(s) in which that service provider or its facilities are located. For 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.
Links: 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 in full.
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.
SECTION 7 – COOKIES
A list of cookies used by our ecommerce platform, WooCommerce, may be found here: https://docs.woocommerce.com/document/woocommerce-cookies/.
SECTION 8 – AGE OF CONSENT
By using this site, you are representing to us that you are at least the age of majority in your state or province of residence, or that a parent or guardian who is at least the age of majority in your state or province of residence has given us their consent to allow any of their minor dependents to use this site.
SECTION 10 – 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 please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with “Attn: Privacy Compliance Officer” in the subject line.