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Security & Privacy Policy

Security & Privacy

At Pompom & Twiddle we respect the importance of your privacy. This Privacy Policy, in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) 2018, outlines how we use the personal data that we collect from you, or that you provide to us.

What information do we collect?

If you browse www.pompomandtwiddle.com our servers and cookies collect the following generic information about you.

  • The Operations System you use
  • The Browser you use e.g. Safari or Google Chrome
  • The device you use e.g. mobile device or desktop
  • Your IP address
  • Your behavior on the website such as page views and which links you click.

We will only have personal information such as your full name, address, email and telephone number if you place an order on the website or if you voluntarily join our mailing list.

When it comes to payment, at no point do we store any bank or credit card information.

 

How we Collect Your Information

 We collect information via

  • Our mailing list sign up form
  • Our checkout process when you place an order
  • Cookies (please see below).

 It is within your rights at any time to ask us not to use your personal data for marketing purposes.

 

Cookies

Cookies Information and data may also be collected through the use of cookies. A cookie is a small text file that is downloaded to your computer or mobile device when you visit a website. These files are then stored and transmitted back to the originating website each time you visit. Cookies perform a wide range of functions, for example allowing you to move between pages, make a purchase or create an account. They can also be used to tailor what adverts and messages you see. We use cookies to enable your to add items to your basket and to make purchases. They are also used to analyse the use of our website through Google Analytics.

If you would like to opt out of cookies you can block them on your internet browser, but please note that this may cause problems when ordering from our and other websites. 

How do you get my consent?

When you provide us with personal information to complete an order, verify your credit card, 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.


If we ask for your personal information for marketing purposes, we will either ask you directly for your expressed consent, or provide you with an opportunity to say no.

 

Mailing Lists

When you place an order you are given an option to opt in to joining our mailing list.  You may also join our mailing list via a form on our website www.pompomandtwiddle.com

 

If you have subscribed to our mailing list, from time to time you will receive promotional emails from us about our products.

 

If you place an order with us or sign up for an out of stock notification we may contact you by email or telephone you if we have any questions in relation to your order or need to update you.

 

How can I unsubscribe to your mailing list?

If you no longer wish to receive emails from Pompom & Twiddle you can click on the Unsubscribe link at the bottom of any emails sent by us.

 

If you change your mind and wish to withdraw your consent you may contact us via email at bryony@pompomandtwiddle.com

 

Data Security

 

Disclosure of Your Information

We promise not to sell or trade your personal information to any third parties.

We will only distribute information for the purpose of administering your order.

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.  For example, it may be necessary to provide a courier with a telephone number to enable the smooth delivery of your order.


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.

Please note that certain providers may be located in or have facilities that are located a different jurisdiction than either you or us. So if you 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.

Security

At Pompom & Twiddle we are committed to handling your personal data with high standards of security and take reasonable precautions to ensure we follow industry best practices. 

However, no transmission of information via the internet is 100% secure. We cannot accept responsibility for an unauthorized access or loss of personal information that is beyond our reasonable control and any transaction is at your own risk.

 

Payment

When you place an order you may choose to pay via a payment gateway or via PayPal.

Your credit card data is encrypted through the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI-DSS). Please note that your purchase transaction data is only stored for as long as necessary to complete the purchase. After that is complete, your purchase transaction information is deleted.

All payment gateways adhere to the standards set by PCI-DSS, as managed by the PCI Security Standards Council.  

You will find further information regarding the PayPal Privacy Policy here and the Privacy Policy of our payment gateway here.

 

Acceptance

By using this website, you accept the policies set for in this Privacy and Security Policy.

 

Accessing Your Information

The GDPR 2018 gives you the right to check that your personal data is being processed lawfully. You can also amend your personal data e.g. change of name or contact detais. Any requests should be made in writing to bryony@pompomandtwiddle.com or Pompom & Twiddle, 16 Wellington Square, Hastings, East Sussex, UK, TN34 1PB

 

This Privacy Policy was last update on 16 May 2018. We reserve the right to modify this privacy policy at any time without notice to you, so advise you to review it regularly.