SECTION 1 - WHAT DO WE DO WITH YOUR INFORMATION? When you purchase something from our store in the course of business, we gather 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 will send you emails about our store such as new product information and other updates.
SECTION 2 - CONSENT How do we get your consent? When you provide us with personal information to process a transaction, verify your credit card, place an order, and arrange for delivery or return of purchase, you give implied consent to our collection and use of the information that specific purpose only. If we ask for your personal information for a secondary reason such as 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 via mail at: Rosalind Franklin University Spirit Store 3333 Green Bay Road North Chicago, Illinois, US 60064 SECTION
3 - DISCLOSURE We may disclose your personal information if required by law to do so 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. PAYMENT If you choose a direct payment gateway to complete your purchase, Shopify stores your credit card data. It is encrypted through the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCIDSS). 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 may want to read Shopify’s Terms of Service at these links: (https://www.shopify.com/legal/terms) or Privacy Statement (https://www.shopify.com/legal/privacy).
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 a 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.