What personal information do I collect from you when visiting Beautiful Hearts Boutique?
When ordering or registering on Beautiful Hearts Boutique, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your name, email address, mailing address, phone number, credit card information or other details to help you with your experience. I will collect personal identification information from you only if you voluntarily submit such information to me. You can always refuse to supply personally identification information, except that it may prevent you from engaging in certain Site related activities.
When do I collect information?
I collect information from you when you place an order, subscribe to a newsletter, fill out a form, and in connection with other activities, services, features or resources I make available on my site.
How do I use your information?
I may use the information I collect from you when you register, make a purchase, sign up for my newsletter, respond to a survey or marketing communication, surf the website, or use certain other site features in the following ways:
- To personalize your experience and to allow me to deliver the type of content and product offerings in which you are most interested.
- To improve my website in order to better serve you.
- To allow me to better service you in responding to your customer service requests.
- To quickly process your transactions.
- To ask for ratings and reviews of services or products
- To follow up with you after correspondence (such as email or phone inquiries)
To send periodic emails
Note: The email address you provide for order processing, will only be used to send you information and updates pertaining to your order. It may also be used to respond to your inquiries, and/or other requests or questions. If you decide to opt-in to my mailing list, you will receive emails that may include company news, updates, related product or service information, etc. If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, I do include detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email or you may contact me via email (firstname.lastname@example.org).
How do I protect your information?
Beautiful Hearts Boutique implements a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information. Your personal information is contained behind secured networks and is only accessible by a limited number of persons who have special access rights to such systems and are required to keep the information confidential. When you place orders or access your personal information, I offer the use of a secure server. All sensitive/credit information you supply is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology and then encrypted into my database to be only accessed as stated above.
Do I use ‘cookies’?
- Help remember and process the items in the shopping cart.
- Understand and save user’s preferences for future visits.
- Keep track of advertisements.
- Compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interactions in order to offer better site experiences and tools in the future. I may also use trusted third-party services that track this information on our behalf.
Note: You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies. You do this through your browser settings. Each browser is a little different, so look at your browsers help menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookies.
Note: If you turn cookies off, you won’t have access to many features that make your site experience more efficient and some of my services will not function properly.
Will I disclose the information I collect to outside parties?
I do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personal identifiable information unless I provide you with advance notice, except as described below. The term “outside parties” does not include Beautiful Hearts Boutique. It also does not include website hosting partners and other parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. I may also release your information when I believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect mine or others’ rights, property, or safety. However, I may collect non-personal identification information about you whenever you interact with my Site. Non-personal identification information may include the browser name, the type of computer and technical information about the means of connection to my Site, such as the operating system and the Internet service providers utilized and other similar information.
Third party websites
You may find advertising or other content on my Site that link to the sites and services of my partners, suppliers, advertisers, sponsors, licensors and other third parties. I do not control the content or links that appear on these sites and I am not responsible for the practices employed by websites linked to or from my Site. In addition, these sites or services, including their content and links, may be constantly changing. These sites and services may have their own privacy policies and customer service policies. Browsing and interaction on any other website, including websites which have a link to my Site, is subject to that website’s own terms and policies.
Third party links
To provide you with increased value, I may include third party links on my site. These linked sites have separate and independent privacy policies. Therefore, I have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, I seek to protect the integrity of my site and welcome any feedback about these linked sites (including if a specific link does not work).
How can you opt-out, remove or modify information you have provided to Beautiful Hearts Boutique?
You can modify your e-mail subscription in the “My Account” section. Please note that due to email production schedules you may receive any emails already in production.
To delete all of your online account information from my database, sign into the “My Account” section of my site and remove your shipping addresses, billing addresses & payment information. Please note that I may maintain information about an individual sales transaction in order to service that transaction and for record keeping.
Online Policy Only
Terms and Conditions
Please visit my Terms and Conditions section establishing the use, disclaimers, and limitations of liability governing the use of my website.
Questions and feedback
If you have any questions, comments, and/or concerns about privacy, please let me know by emailing me (Ariel) at beautifulheartsboutique.com.