WHAT WE DO WITH YOUR INFORMATION?
When you purchase something from our store, as part of the buying and selling process, we collect the personal data you give us such as your name, address and email address. We observe very strict data protection policies and will never share your data with anyone.
Email marketing (if applicable): With your prior opt-in permission we may send you emails about our store, new products, offers and competitions. we will never share your email with anyone nor contact you without your opt-in consent
How do you get my consent?
When you provide us with personal information to complete your purchase, verify your credit card, place an order, arrange for a delivery or return a purchase, we agree that you consent to our holding that information and using it only for the specific reason only.
If we ask for your personal information for a secondary reason, like marketing we will only use that information with your opt-in permission which cane be cancelled at any time by unsubscribing.
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 anytime, by contacting us.
We may disclose your personal information only if we are required by law to do so or if you violate our Terms of Service.
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 behind a firewall.
If you choose a direct payment gateway to complete your purchase, then Shopify stores your credit card data. It is encrypted through the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI-DSS). Your purchase transaction data is stored only as long as is necessary to complete your purchase transaction. After that is complete, your purchase transaction information is automatically 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.
For more insight, you may also want to read Shopify’s Terms of Service (https://www.shopify.com/legal/terms) or Privacy Statement (https://www.shopify.com/legal/privacy).
Any third-party providers used by us will only collect and use your information to the extent necessary to allow them to perform the services they provide to us. All providers operate to the same strict data protection policies we adhere to and your data protection is guaranteed by Sophistipaws and our suppliers.
To protect your personal information, we take every reasonable precaution 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.
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 us on firstname.lastname@example.org or by telephone to 07730581325