This privacy statement discloses the privacy practices for
are committed to protecting your privacy .
we encourages you to periodically review this page to be
informed of how we are protecting your information. If you have
questions or concerns about
policy, you should contact the semipreciousbeadsindia.com customer service
Your privacy is
what information semipreciousbeadsindia.com collects, why we collect such
information and how we use the information we collect.
Collection and Use
In general, you can browse our web site without telling us who you
are or revealing any personally identifiable information about
yourself. Personally identifiable information means any information
that may be used to identify an individual, like name, home, billing
or other physical address; an email address or other contact
information ; and a credit card number and expiration date.
the sole owner of the information collected on this site. We will
not sell, share, or rent this information to others in ways
different from what is disclosed in this statement.
from our users at several different points on our website.
When you make a purchase on our site, you will have the option to
create an account. By creating an account, the system will remember
your personal and purchase information and the checkout process on
future purchases will be fast, easy and always completely
Creating an account is also fast and easy: simply enter your
personal information once and select your very own username and
password. Then during checkout on your next purchase, just login and
the system will take care of the rest.
We request information from the user on our order form when making a
purchase. Here is where a user must provide their contact
information, like name and shipping address, and financial
information, like credit card number and expiration date. This
information is used for billing purposes and to fill the customer's
order. If we have difficulty processing an order, this contact
information is used to communicate with the customer.
A cookie is a piece of data stored on the user's hard drive
containing information about the user. We use both session and
persistent cookies. Usage of a cookie from our site is in no way
linked to any personally identifiable information. Cookies enable us
to track and target the interests of our users in the aggregate by
analyzing popular areas and products to enhance future experiences
on our site.
database tracks the traffic throughout our site. This information is
used to compile overall statistics and is not recorded at an
individual level. This includes IP (internet protocol) addresses,
browser type, ISP (internet service provider), referring/exit pages,
platform type, date/time stamp, and #of clicks to analyze trends,
administer the site, track user's movement in the aggregate. The
statistics help us decide which products and services best serve our
members and guests.
address may also be used in combination with your personally
identifiable information for credit fraud protection and risk
uses aggregate information from demographic surveys, traffic
patterns and IP addresses to customize our site. Aggregate
information is occasionally shared with others to plan advertising
or promotions. We do not share any personally identifiable
gives your access to third party partners to provide you with
certain services that are detailed below.
will provide that third party with your transaction information and
then that third party will collect additional information if needed
to provide you with the requested service. These third parties are
not allowed to use personally identifiable information except for
the purpose of providing these services.
use an outside shipping company to ship orders, and a credit card
processing company to bill users for goods and services. These
companies do not retain, share, store or use personally identifiable
information for any secondary purposes.
with Law and Fraud Protection:
We may collect and disclose any information, including personally
identifiable information, we deem necessary, in our sole discretion,
to comply with any applicable law, regulation, legal process or
governmental request. We may collect and possibly share personally
identifiable information and any other information available to us
in order to investigate, prevent or take action regarding illegal
activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats
to the physical safety of any personal or as otherwise required by
law. We may also exchange information, including personally
identifiable information, with other companies and organizations for
credit fraud protection and risk reduction.
This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we
are not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites.
We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to
read the privacy statements of each and every website that collects
solely to information collected by
Catalog, Newsletters, Etc.
If a user wishes to subscribe to our catalog, newsletter, etc., we
ask for contact information such as name, street address and email
address to provide these communications. Because we respect our
users' privacy, we provide a way to opt-out of these communications.
Please see the choice and opt-out section below.
rare occasions it is necessary to send out a strictly service
related announcement. For instance, if our service is temporarily
suspended for maintenance we might send you an email. Generally,
users may not opt-out of these communications, though you can
deactivate your account.
Surveys , Sweepstakes & Hot-offers
From time to time, our site requests information from users via
surveys , sweepstakes or hot-offers. Participation in these surveys,
sweepstakes or hot-offers is completely voluntary and the user
therefore has a choice whether or not to disclose this information.
Information requested may include contact information (such as name,
shipping address and email address), and demographic information
(such as zip code, age level). Contact information will be used to
notify the winners and award prizes. Survey information will be used
for purposes of monitoring or improving the use and satisfaction of
Special request page
Our customers can use the special request page to enquire about
products that they cannot find on the website, such as, for example,
special orders. Personal information is gathered during this
We takes every precaution to protect our users'
information. When users submit sensitive information via our
website, your information is protected both online and off-line.
When our registration/order form asks users to enter sensitive
information (such as credit card number) that information is
encrypted and is protected with the best encryption software in the
industry - Secure Socket Layers (SSLs). While on a secure page, such
as our order form, a lock icon appears on the bottom of your Web
browser. When you are not on a secure page, no lock icon will
appear. To learn more about SSL, While we use SSL encryption to
protect sensitive information (like your credit card information)
online, we also do everything in our power to protect user
information off-line. All of our users' information, not just the
sensitive information mentioned above, is restricted in our offices.
Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job
(for example, our billing clerk or customer service personnel) are
granted access to personally identifiable information. Our employees
must use password-protected screen-savers when they leave their
desk. When they return, they must re-enter their password to re-gain
access to your information. Furthermore, ALL employees are fully
informed about our security and privacy practices and updated as new
policies are added or revised. They are regularly notified and/or
reminded about the importance we place on privacy, and what they can
do to ensure that our customers' information is protected. Finally,
the servers that we store personally identifiable information on are
kept in a secure environment under restricted access.
you have any questions about the security at our website, send us an
Established members will occasionally receive information on
products, services, special offers and a newsletter. Out of respect
for the privacy of our users, we present the option to not receive
these types of communications. Please see our choice and opt-out
If a user's personally identifiable information changes (such as
your zip code, phone, email or postal address), or if a user no
longer desires our service, we provide a way to correct, update or
delete/deactivate that user's personally identifiable information
provided to us. This can be done by using the unsubscribe feature in
our communication or by sending us an e-mail at
Users who no longer wish to receive promotional materials may
opt-out of receiving these communications by using the unsubscribe
feature in our email or by sending us an E-mail at
this privacy statement, the homepage, and other places we deem
appropriate so our users are always aware of what information we
collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we
disclose it. We will use information in accordance with the privacy
policy under which the information was collected.
If, however, we are going to use your personally identifiable
information in a manner different from that stated at the time of
collection we will notify you via email. You will have a choice as
to whether or not we use your information in this different manner.
However, if you have opted out of all communication with the site,
or deleted/deactivated your account, then you will not be contacted,
nor will your personal information be used in this new manner. In
addition, if we make any material changes in our privacy practices
that do not affect user information already stored in our database,
we will post a prominent notice on our web site notifying users of
the change. In some cases where we post a notice we will also email
users, who have opted to receive communications from us, notifying
them of the changes in our privacy practices.
By using this
we will revise the "last updated" date on this page. We encourage
about how we are protecting your information. Your continued use of
terms and conditions that apply to your use of our Web Site, please
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