YOUR PRIVACY

 

We are committed to protecting your privacy. We use the information collected from you to fulfil your orders and ensure that you have a personalised online experience. Please read the following for further details of our privacy policy.

 

YOUR INFORMATION

 

When you purchase something from our website, as part of the buying and selling process, we collect the following personal information from you: name, address, email address. This personal information is shared with the designer/producer of the items you purchase and allows us to process and complete your orders, and to notify you of your order status.

 

When you browse our store, we also automatically receive your computer’s internet protocol (IP) address in order to provide us with information that helps us learn about your browser and operating system.

 

When you provide us with personal information to complete a transaction, 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. We use Paypal to process your payment. Please review Paypal’s Privacy Policy for further information.

 

With your permission, we may send you emails about our store, new products and other updates.

 

We may disclose your personal information if we are required by law to do so or if you violate our T&Cs.

 

Our store is hosted on WooCommerce. 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 WooCommerce data storage, databases and the general WooCommerce application. They store your data on a secure server behind a firewall.

 

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.

 

As specified above, 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.

 

In particular, remember that certain providers may be located in or have facilities that are located a different jurisdiction than either you or us. So if you elect to 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.

 

 

Once you leave our store’s website or are redirected to a third-party website or application, you are no longer governed by this Privacy Policy or our T&Cs.

 

COOKIES

 

WordPress and Google Analytics Cookies

This website uses the WordPress system, this system requires the use of a cookie to store information about your page views and whether you’re logged in. For more information, please see WordPress’s Cookie Policy.

This website also uses Google Analytics which is a web analysis service provided by Google. Google utilises the data collected to track and examine the use of www.thesteki.com, to prepare reports on its activities for us and to share them with other Google services. Google may use the data collected to contextualise and personalise the ads of its own advertising network. For more information, please see Google’s privacy policy.

 

Woocommerce and PayPal Cookies

Our shopping cart system WooCommerce and our checkout mechanism PayPal use cookies. Some of these cookies are sessional and are required for the payment process to work and no longer have an effect once you have logged out of the site. Others remain on your internet browser once you have left the site. For information on how PayPal use cookies and on blocking, deleting or disabling cookies, please see the PayPal Privacy Policy.

 

CHANGES TO THIS PRIVACY POLICY

 

We reserve the right to modify this privacy policy at any time, so please review it frequently. Changes and clarifications will take effect immediately upon their posting on the website. If we make material changes to this policy, we will notify you here that it has been updated, so that you are aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we use and/or disclose it.

 

If our store is acquired or merged with another company, your information may be transferred to the new owners so that we may continue to sell products to you.

 

QUESTIONS AND CONTACT INFORMATION

 

If you would like to: access, correct, amend or delete any personal information we have about you, register a complaint, or simply want more information, contact us at info@thesteki.com