Data We Collect
You may browse the Site without revealing personally identifiable information about yourself. Once you choose to register for an account or to make a purchase, you are not anonymous to us. By choosing to register for an account or by making a purchase, you consent to the transfer and storage of your account information.
We may collect and store the following information:
Email address, physical contact information, and financial information, such as credit card or bank account numbers
Shipping, billing and other information you provide when purchasing a product
Transactional information based on your activities on the Site
Correspondence through our Site, and correspondence sent to us
Information from your interaction with our Site, including computer and connection information, page views statistics, IP address and standard web log information;
Supplemental information from third parties (for example, results of credit checks from a credit bureau, as permitted by law).
How We Use the Data We Collect
Our primary purpose in collecting personal information is to provide you with a safe, efficient, and customized experience. You agree that we may use your personal information to:
We do not sell or rent your personal information to third parties for their marketing purposes without your explicit consent. We may combine your information with information we collect from other companies and use it to improve and personalize our Site and services.
Blue Giraffe Boutique will send you an email when you register to welcome and confirm your account. Receipt of this email may be required for using our services.
Blue Giraffe Boutique may send you service-related announcements when it is necessary to do so. You may not opt-out of service-related communications which are not promotional in nature. If you do not wish to receive them, you can deactivate your account by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org from the email address you used to register with our Site.
Cookies are small data files (which often include an anonymous unique identifier) that are sent to your browser from a web site's computers and stored on your computer's hard drive.
You can configure your browser to accept all cookies, reject all cookies, or notify you when a cookie is set. If you reject cookies, you may not be able to use certain features or functionalities that require you to “sign in” and you may not be able to take full advantage of our services.
Sharing and Disclosing Your Information
Information about our customers is an important part of our business, and we are not in the business of selling it to others.
Affiliated Businesses We Do Not Control: We work closely with affiliated business and other third parties, such as those that sell products through our Site. Due to the nature of our business model, when an affiliated business is associated with your transaction, you will share customer information that is related to such transaction with that affiliated business.
Third-Party Service Providers: We use other companies and individuals to perform functions on our behalf such as processing credit card payments, analyzing data, providing customer service, and handling disputes. They have access to personal information needed to perform their functions but may not use it for other purposes.
Information Sharing and Disclosure
Without limiting the above, in an effort to respect your privacy and Blue Giraffe Boutique's ability to keep the Site free from bad actors, Blue Giraffe Boutique will not otherwise disclose your personal information to law enforcement, other government officials, or other third parties without a subpoena, court order, legal process, or substantially similar legal procedure, except when Blue Giraffe Boutique believes in good faith that the disclosure of information is necessary to protect Blue Giraffe Boutique 's rights, prevent imminent physical harm or financial loss, or to report suspected illegal activity.
This document addresses only the use and disclosure of information Blue Giraffe Boutique collects from you. If you disclose your information to others, whether they are affiliated third party businesses, individuals or users on our site or other sites throughout the Internet, different rules may apply to their use or disclosure of the information you disclose to them. We do not control the privacy policies of third parties, and you are subject to the privacy policies of those third parties where applicable. We encourage you to ask questions before you disclose your personal information to others.
We work to protect the security of your information during transmission by using Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) software, which encrypts information you input. Blue Giraffe Boutique transmits credit card information using SSL to the appropriate credit card company during order processing. Although we follow generally accepted industry standards to protect the information submitted to us, transmitted by us, and stored by us, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
It is important for you to protect against unauthorized access to your password and to your computer. You are responsible for all actions made from your account. Do not share your password with anyone, and be sure to sign out of your account when finished using a shared computer.
Editing Account Information
You can see, review and change most of your personal information by signing onto your Blue Giraffe Boutique account. As general practice, we will not manually modify your personal information. You must promptly update your personal information if it changes or is inaccurate.
If you have questions or suggestions you can contact us via email or by clicking here.