SECTION 1 – WHAT DO WE DO WITH YOUR INFORMATION?
When you purchase something from our store, as part of the buying and selling process, we collect the personal information you give us such as your name, address, and email address.
When you browse our store, we also automatically receive your computer’s internet protocol (IP) address to provide us with information that helps us learn about your browser and operating system.
Email marketing (if applicable): With your permission, we may send you emails about our store, new products, and other updates.
SECTION 2 – CONSENT
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, we imply that you consent to our collecting it and using it for that specific reason only.
If we ask for your personal information for a secondary reason, like marketing, we will either ask you directly for your expressed consent or provide you with an opportunity to say no.
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 any time, by contacting us at email@example.com or mailing us at: Satjya Natjrw – Scents of the Gods, 2950 Broad Street #1122, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401, United States
SECTION 3 – DISCLOSURE
We may disclose your personal information if we are required by law to do so or if you violate our Terms of Service.
SECTION 4 – HOSTING
Our store is hosted on GoDaddy Operating Company, LLC. They provide us with an online e-commerce platform that allows us to sell our products and services to you.
Your data is stored through GoDaddy’s data storage, databases, and Hosting applications. They store your data on a secure server behind a firewall.
If you choose WooCommerce Payments to complete your purchase, Stripe collects and utilizes your data.
a. Personal Data that Stripe collects
- Transaction Data. When you make payments to, get refunds from, begin a purchase, donate, or otherwise transact with us, Stripe will receive Transaction Data. Stripe may also receive your transaction history with us. Learn More. Moreover, Stripe may obtain information typed into a checkout form, even if you choose not to complete the form or purchase with us. Learn More.
- Identity/Verification Information. Stripe provides a verification and fraud prevention Service that allows us to verify Personal Data about you, such as your age (when purchasing age-restricted goods) or your authorization to use a payment method. As part of these Services, you will be asked to share Personal Data with us for this purpose (e.g., your government ID, your image (selfie), and Personal Data you input or that is apparent from the physical payment method (e.g. credit card image)). To protect against fraud, Stripe may compare this information with information about you Stripe collects from us, financial partners, business partners, identity verification services, publicly available sources, and other third-party service providers and sources so that we can assess whether the person is likely to be you or a person purporting to be you. Learn More.
If you choose PayPal to complete your purchase, then Paypal 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 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 information, you can read PayPal’s Terms of Service here or Privacy Statement here.
If you are a consumer shopping at a business that uses Square and you provide information to Square in order to receive a digital receipt and email marketing messages, and/or you have signed up to use Square Pay, this Privacy Notice applies to you. This privacy notice explains what data Square collects about you, what Square does with it, when and why Square shares it with others, how long Square keeps it, how Square secures it, what cookies are, and what they (and similar technologies) do, what data is collected about you by third-party service providers, and what choices you have to control your data.
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 with 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 how 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 in 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.
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 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.
Our WordPress web application platform utilizes cookies to enable you to browse and purchase our products. More information on cookies WordPress utilizes is can be found here.
SECTION 7 – 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 firstname.lastname@example.org or by mail at
Satjya Natjrw – Scents of the Gods
Re: Privacy Compliance Officer
2950 Broad Street #1122
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401