Collection of Your Information
We collect personal information provided by you when you interact with us via this Site‚ and our retail locations. Personal information is information that identifies you, and we may collect your name‚ email address‚ mailing address‚ shipping address‚ phone number‚ and payment card information. When you ask us to ship an order‚ we collect the information you provide to us in order to complete the delivery.
We receive and store certain types of technological information automatically when you interact with our Site‚ our emails‚ and our online advertisements. This information is intended to help our Site work properly‚ to help us evaluate use of our Site‚ and to support our website analytics and marketing campaigns.
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.
Use of Your Information
A Corner Cottage, too uses your information to offer our products and to support our core business functions. These include order fulfillment‚ internal business processes‚ marketing‚ authentication‚ loss and fraud prevention‚ public safety and legal functions. We do not disclose your personal information to third parties without your prior consent or under the following circumstances: Legal Requirements‚ Safety‚ and Loss Prevention, and Marketing Purposes.
We use 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 it 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.
Your Rights to Access and Control Your Personal Data
You have choices about how your data is collected, used and shared. If you would like to opt out of our promotional emails‚ please follow the unsubscribe link at the bottom of each email.
Please allow a reasonable time for your preferences to be processed. It may take 7-10 days to process your requests related to email. We may still contact you for transactional purposes such as customer service.
We may retain your personal data even after you have made certain choices if reasonably necessary to comply with our legal obligations (including law enforcement requests), meet regulatory requirements, resolve disputes, maintain security, prevent fraud and abuse, or fulfill your request to "unsubscribe" from further messages from us.
Most web browsers allow you to exercise control over cookie files on your computer by erasing them‚ blocking them‚ or notifying you when such a file is stored. Please look at your browser for instructions on this function. You can choose to browse our Site without accepting our Site’s cookies. These cookies allow us to recognize you from page to page‚ and they support your transactions with us. Without these cookies enabled‚ you may not be able to complete a purchase or take advantage of certain Site features.
Children Under 13
This Site is a general audience website‚ and does not knowingly collect information online from children under 13 without prior parental consent. You must be 13 years old in order to transact on this website.
A Corner Cottage, too maintains reasonable and appropriate physical‚ administrative‚ and technical controls to protect your personal information. We use Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) technology‚ the industry standard in transferring information‚ to process orders. While we work very hard to protect your privacy‚ no method of security is guaranteed to be effective‚ and we cannot be responsible for the actions of those who may gain unauthorized access to your personal information. A Corner Cottage, too makes no warranties‚ express or implied, or otherwise‚ as to the ultimate effectiveness of our reasonable and appropriate safeguards.