PRIVACY AND SECURITY
Personal information is any information that can be used to identify you. We do not collect personal information about you, except when you provide it to us. The Crystal Shop may collect information from you including your name, phone number and email address in the following ways:
• Via the website’s enquiry forms.
• When you sign-up to receive The Crystal Shop’s free monthly e-newsletter.
We also collect non-personal information such as the web pages you visit, information downloaded, browser type, operating system and the site that referred you to us. When you choose to use other features on this site such as making purchases, The Crystal Shop will also collect other personal information from you. We will require that you provide additional information such as your phone number(s), billing and shipping address and credit card information. We may also ask for extra additional and personal information such as your shopping preferences and demographics.
How We Use Your Information:
• fulfilling your order
• providing customer service
• tracking emails you may send us
• and otherwise just generally supporting and enhancing your use of this site and its features.
In order to provide you a better shopping experience we may also track your past purchases. In addition, The Crystal Shop may also notify you at any time about new services, products or special promotional programs, and may send you offers and information. In order for The Crystal Shop to maintain and operate this site and certain features on the site, we may use certain trusted third parties to access your information. This may include:
• operate and update various features that are available on the site
• send emails and HTML newsletters
• analyse data
How We Protect Your Information:
The Crystal Shop is totally committed to protection the information we receive from you. In order to protect the confidentiality, security and integrity of the data stored on our system, we follow all reasonable and technical and management practices. Whilst we acknowledge that no computer system is totally secure, we believe the measures we have implemented will reduce any likelihood of security problems to a level appropriate to the type of data involved.
This site encrypts your credit card number and other personal information using secure technologies to provide for secure transmissions of the information from your computer system to our servers. In addition, the only persons authorised to access your information are the employees and third parties who need to perform their duties.
Accessing and Updating Your Personal Information and Preferences:
In order to receive emails and other communications from The Crystal Shop, you may access and update your registration information by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org . Any user who received an email invitation to join our site may choose not to receive such invitations in the future by following the instructions outlined in the email invitations. You may also choose not to receive such invitation by changing your preferences. If you wish to update or change your personal information or preferences you may do so by notifying us at email@example.com. The Crystal Shop will take every effort to attend to your request promptly even though you may still receive information from us up to 14 days upon receiving your communication.
Children’s Privacy and Parental Controls:
The Crystal Shop does not solicit any personal information from children. You are not authorized to use this site if you are not 18 years or older. Parental permission is required to use this site if you are under 18 years of age. Parents should be aware that there are parental control tools available online to prevent your children from submitting information online without parental permission. Children must ask for parents permission when using credit cards.