Dated: Dec 2017
Karen Bashford (“Company” or “We”) respects your privacy and is committed to protecting it through its compliance with this policy. This policy describes the personal information we may collect from you or that you may provide when you visit this website, and how we collect and use that information. As used herein, “Website” shall refer to karenbashford.com.
The terms “we,” “us,” and “our”, refers to Karen Bashford. The terms “user,” “you,” and “your” refer to site visitors, customers, and any other users of the site.
The term “personal information” is defined as information that you voluntarily provide to us that personally identifies you and/or your contact information, such as your name, phone number, and email address.
Please read this policy carefully before using the Website or submitting any personal information to understand our policies and practices regarding your information and how we will treat it.
Information We Collect About You and How We Collect It
We collect several types of information from and about users of our Website, such as: your name, address, email address, phone number and other personal information. We collect this information from you when you provide it to us via a product order. We communicate with you about your order via your email address. When you place an order, you may be added to our mailing list from which you can unsubscribe at any time.
We collect payment information for each order but we do not store payment information on Karenbashford.com servers. Your payment information is securely processed via our e-commerce software providers.
We do not collect personal information automatically, but we may tie this information to personal information about you that we collect from other sources or you provide to us. This may include: Your email address, your name, website, your social media profile in order to share an article on social media via a third party provider. When you contact us via our contact form, we collect your full name, email address and message.
The information we collect automatically is statistical data and does not include personal information, but we may maintain it or associate it with personal information we collect in other ways or receive from third parties. It helps us improve our Website and to deliver a better and more personalized service to you.
The technologies we use for this automatic data collection may include cookies and/or flash cookies. A cookie is a small file place on the hard drive of your computer while you are viewing the Website that allows us to enhance your user experience. You may refuse to accept browser cookies by activating the appropriate setting on your browser. However, if you select this setting you may be unable to access certain parts of our Website.
How We Use Your Information
We use information that we collect about you or that you provide us, including any personal information, to process transactions, send periodic emails, and improve the service we provide. We do share your information with trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business and servicing clients and visitors. These trusted third parties agree to keep this information confidential. Your personal information will never be shared with unrelated third parties.
By submitting your email address on the Website, you agree to receive email from the Company and its Websites. We do not send unsolicited commercial emails because we hate spam as much as you do.
The Site may contain links to third party websites. This document only addresses the use and disclosure of information we collect from you on our Site. Other sites accessible through our site via links or otherwise have their own policies in regard to privacy. We are not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of third parties.
We have implemented measures designed to secure your personal information from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use, alteration and disclosure. All information you provide to us is stored in a technically and physically secure environment. Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure.
Although we take reasonable measures to protect your information, we cannot guarantee the security of your personal information transmitted to our Website. Any transmission of personal information is at your own risk. We are not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures contained on the Website.
Additionally, you release us from any and all claims arising out of or related to the use of such intercepted information in any unauthorized manner.