PRIVACY POLICY & SECURITY


BrandsWalk.com ("BrandsWalk," "we," "us," or "our" as appropriate) has created the following Privacy and Security Policy to let you know what information we collect, why we collect it and to whom it may be disclosed. This Privacy and Security Policy applies to http://www.BrandsWalk.com ("Site"). By visiting the Site directly or through another site, you accept the practices described in this Privacy and Security Policy. This Privacy and Security Policy also addresses our data security practices and the options you have to access and control personally identifiable and non-personally identifiable information. We may periodically make changes to this Privacy and Security Policy.It is your responsibility to review this Privacy and Security Policy frequently and remain informed about any changes to it, so we encourage you to visit this page often. This Privacy and Security Policy supersedes any and all previous versions.Entering the Site constitutes your acceptance and agreement to all terms contained in this Privacy and Security Policy. If you do not agree with the terms set forth in this Privacy and Security Policy, please do not enter the Site.


INFORMATION WE COLLECT

Personally Identifiable Information

  1. The term "personally identifiable information" means information that you voluntarily provide to us and which personally identifies you, such as your name, phone number, physical address, and any other data or information that would allow someone to personally identify you.
  2. To make a purchase, we require you to supply us with personally identifiable information. If you supply us with personally identifiable     information, you may later access, update, and modify any inaccuracies.If you would like to review or change your personally identifiable information, you may do so at any time by accessing your account through the My Account link located at the top of each page.
  3. In some areas of the Sites, you may have the ability to post or publish personally identifiable information. You should be careful and avoid posting or publishing personally identifiable information for your own protection.
  4. Various features on our web site may allow you to share your information with others by publicly posting that information on the web site and/or sharing that information by other communication methods including (without limitation) email, Facebook or Twitter. To the extent that you choose to share any such information it is no longer considered personal information and is not covered by this privacy policy.

Non-Personally Identifiable Information

  1. The term “non-personally identifiable information” means information that you voluntarily provide to us or which we collect electronically, but which does not personally identify you.
  2. To register for an account, we require you to supply us with your email address. Your email address does not personally identify you, but is a means for us to contact you. You may later access, update and modify any inaccuracies by accessing your account through the Your Account link located at the top of each page.


WHY WE COLLECT INFORMATION

Personally Identifiable Information

We collect personally identifiable information in order to supply you with the products or services you request, process payment, communicate with you and comply with any requirements of law.

Non-Personally Identifiable Information

  1. We collect non-personally identifiable information in order to operate, develop and improve the Site, their functionality and our products and services.
  2. We collect non-personally identifiable information in order to provide you with personalized recommendations for products advertised on or sold through the Site.
  3. Non-personally identifiable information is collected in the aggregate to, among other things, determine the total number of users of the Site, prepare utilization reports, diagnose and correct compatibility problems or other problems with the Site and perform statistical analyses to enable us to build a higher quality, more useful online service.
  4. We also collect non-personally identifiable information to perform statistical analyses of user behavior and characteristics in order to measure interest in and use of the various aspects of the Site.  By supplementing our records, this information helps us learn things like user preferences, popular search categories, click-through rates, what kinds of offers users like to see and in general, how to improve the functionality and relevancy of the Site.


DISCLOSURE OF INFORMATION

Personally Identifiable Information

  1. We do not sell or rent personally identifiable information to third parties.
  2. We may disclose personally identifiable information to our staff and to third parties involved in the completion of your transaction, the delivery of your order, and the analysis and support of your use of the Site.
  3. We may disclose personally identifiable information to trusted third parties whom we engage to process your personally identifiable information for us.
  4. We may disclose personally identifiable information if necessary to protect our legal rights, if the information relates to actual or threatened harmful conduct, or we have good faith belief that such action is necessary to (1) conform to the requirements of law or comply with governmental orders, court orders, or legal process served on us or (2) to protect and defend our property or other rights, the users of the Site or the public.We may disclose personally identifiable information with other companies and organizations for fraud and credit risk purposes.

Non-Personally Identifiable Information

  1. We do not sell or rent non-personally identifiable information to third parties.
  2. We may disclose non-personally identifiable information to our staff and to third parties involved in the completion of your transaction, the delivery of your order, and the analysis and support of your use of the Site.
  3. We may disclose non-personally identifiable information to trusted third parties whom we have engaged to process non-personally identifiable information for us.We may disclose non-personally identifiable information, if necessary, to protect our legal rights, if the information relates to actual or threatened harmful conduct, or we have good faith belief that such action is necessary to (1) conform to the requirements of law or comply with governmental orders, court orders, or legal process served on us, or (2) to protect and defend our property or other rights, the users of the Site, or the public.
  4. We may engage third party advertising companies to advertise products or services to you online. These companies may employ cookies and action tags (also known as single pixel gifs or web beacons) to measure advertising effectiveness. They may also use this technology to serve specialized or relevant advertising content and/or recommendations to you on the Site or on a third party’s website.Any information that these third parties collect via cookies and action tags is completely anonymous and does not contain any personally identifiable information.


PROTECTION OF INFORMATION WE COLLECT

  1. We offer secure web pages to collect certain kinds of user information and we store certain kinds of data in encrypted form.
  2. We follow reasonable technical and management practices to help protect the confidentiality, security and integrity of data stored on our system.
  3. While no computer system is completely secure, we believe the measures implemented by our Site reduce the likelihood of security problems to a level appropriate to the type of data involved.
  4. Our servers use Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) and encryption technology that works with Netscape Navigator, Microsoft Internet Explorer, Firefox, Safari, and AOL's browser, with the objective that only we can read a customer's personally identifiable information.
  5. We employ physical, electronic and procedural safeguards in connection with the collection, storage and disclosure of any personally identifiable information.


LIMITATION OF USER'S AGE

  1. If you are under 18, you may use the site only with a parent or an legal guardian.


LENGTH OF TIME WE KEEP INFORMATION

  1. We generally keep user data on our server or in our archives for as long as we reasonably need it (for instance, for taxation or insurance purposes, or in case orders may give rise to claims).
  2. We may alter this practice according to changing requirements. For example, we may delete some data, if needed, to free up storage space. We may keep other data for longer periods if the law requires it.


THIRD PARTY WEBSITES

  1. The Site may contain links to third party websites.We are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such websites even if you access those using links from our Site.
  2. Your use of these third party websites is entirely at your own risk and we recommend that you check the privacy and security policy of each website you visit.
  3. Clicking on a third party link will essentially take you to a third party’s website.
  4. We make no representation or warranty as to the effectiveness, quality, legitimacy or data protections of any third party website.


COOKIES

  1. BrandsWalk.com uses automatic systems of data collection, such as cookies. A cookie is a small file that is placed on the hard drive of an Internet user. Cookie allows us to link an Internet user to personal information provided by such user through the Site. This information only will be in our servers and no one may gain access to the information contained therein. Only BrandsWalk.com processes information collected by cookies, in a collective and anonymous way, in order to optimize its services and the Site for the needs and preferences of its users.  A "session cookie" expires when you end our Site (close the browser).  
  2. Your acceptance of our automatic procedures of collection of data and the use of cookies is necessary to take advantage of many features and services offered by the Site, including the purchase of products. If you set your browser to block or delete cookies, we cannot guarantee that you will have access to all the features and services offered by the Site (for example, your computer may not be able to display the image of the product you are in the process of purchasing).


EMAIL COMMUNICATIONS

  1. From time to time, we may send non-commercial electronic, exclusive marketing, discounts, coupons and promotions mail messages to your email account.
  2. In addition, we regularly send email order confirmations and email order updates to you after you have submitted an order.


CONTACT US WITH QUESTIONS

  1. Should you have any question regarding our Privacy & Security Policy, please contact us at info@brandswalk.com.