SECTION 1 - WHAT DO WE DO WITH YOUR INFORMATION?
When you browse our Site we may receive information about you and when you purchase something from our Site, as part of the buying and selling process, we collect the personal information you give us such as, without limitation, your name, address and email address and date of birth (collectively “Information”).
When you browse our Site, we also automatically record information that your browser sends, including without limitation your computer’s internet protocol (IP) address browser type or the website from which you are visiting, pages of our Site you visit, time spent on those pages and other statistics. We may use this information in order to provide us with information that helps us learn about your browser and operating system and to analyze the Site and increase the Site’s functionality, security and user friendliness. We may also send you emails about our Site, our products, promotions and other updates.
SECTION 2 - CONSENT
How do you get my consent?
Your continued use of the Site, including, without limitation, when you provide us with the information necessary begin transaction, verify your credit card, place an order, arrange for a delivery or return a purchase, you consent to our collecting your Information and using it for the reasons stated here in addition to reasons related to the Site, our company and products, and the marketing, research and development thereof.
How do I withdraw my consent?
In order to process a transaction or for you to make a purchase on the Site we must obtain your personal information in order to verify your method of payment, ship the product to you, etc. You may withdraw your consent for us to contact you for reasons not directly related to your purchase, or for the continued collection, use or disclosure of your information, at any time, by contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org and putting “OPT OUT” in the subject line and providing in the body of the e mail the request not to contact you and/or collect or disclose your information in addition to your full legal name and any other pertinent identifying information to assist us in facilitating your request.
SECTION 3 - DISCLOSURE
We may disclose your personal information for the reasons stated herein or if we are required by law to do so, to protect our Site and our customers from fraud or other criminal acts or if you violate our Terms of Service.
SECTION 4 - SHOPIFY
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 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).
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 in 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 the manner in which 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 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 reasonable industry 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 encryption technology (SSL). 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. While we and Shopify reasonably attempt to safeguard and prevent unauthorized access to your private information including, without limitation, your Information, we cannot be responsible for the acts of those who gain unauthorized access, and we make no warranty, express, implied, or otherwise, that we will prevent unauthorized access to your private information. IN NO EVENT SHALL LOVE QUOTES OR ITS AFFILIATES BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES (WHETHER CONSEQUENTIAL, DIRECT, INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, SPECIAL OR OTHERWISE) ARISING OUT OF, OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH, A THIRD PARTY'S UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO YOUR INFORMATION, REGARDLESS OF WHETHER SUCH DAMAGES ARE BASED ON CONTRACT, STRICT LIABILITY, TORT OR OTHER THEORIES OF LIABILITY, AND ALSO REGARDLESS OF WHETHER LOVE QUOTES WAS GIVEN ACTUAL OR CONSTRUCTIVE NOTICE THAT DAMAGES WERE POSSIBLE.
SECTION 7 - COOKIES
Like many similar websites, we use “cookies” to collect information. A cookie is a small data file that we transfer to your computer’s hard disk for record-keeping purposes. We use persistent cookies to save your registration ID and login password for future logins to the Site. We also utilize session ID cookies to enable certain features of the Site, to better understand how you interact with the Site, and to monitor web traffic routing on the Site.
Third party advertisers on the Site (if any) may also place or read cookies on your browser. You can instruct your browser, by changing its options, to stop accepting cookies or to prompt you before accepting a cookie from websites you visit. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use all portions of the Sites or all functionality of the Service.
Here is a list of cookies that we currently use.
_session_id, unique token, sessional, Allows Shopify to store information about your session (referrer, landing page, etc.).
_shopify_visit, no data held, Persistent for 30 minutes from the last visit, Used by our website provider’s internal stats tracker to record the number of visits
_shopify_uniq, no data held, expires midnight (relative to the visitor) of the next day, Counts the number of visits to a store by a single customer.
cart, unique token, persistent for 2 weeks, Stores information about the contents of your cart.
_secure_session_id, unique token, sessional
storefront_digest, unique token, indefinite If the shop has a password, this is used to determine if the current visitor has access.
SECTION 8 - 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 email@example.com.