Calplates.com LLC. ("Calplates" or "we", "us", or "our") is committed to protecting the privacy of your personal information. This Privacy Statement (the "Statement") applies to all of the channels in the United States by which Calplates collects, uses and/or shares your information, including online channels (e.g., Calplates.com website, mobile applications, and social media pages, collectively referred to as the "Website"). This Statement describes the information we collect and how we use and disclose it. Your continued use of the Website constitutes your consent to the terms of this Statement and any updates. This Statement is incorporated into, and is subject to, the Terms and Conditions. If you do not agree to the Terms and Conditions or this Statement, please do not use the Calplates.com website.
Except as disclosed below, we don’t sell, trade, give away, or rent your personal information to any third party outside of Calplates.com. One of the basic principles we endeavor to follow is to limit the information we collect from and share about you. This section describes how we may collect information through both online and offline channels.
We collect and store personal information that you provide to us, through the Website and in communications with our Customer Service Department. We combine the information we receive from or about you through any of these channels and use and disclose it in accordance with this Statement. In general, you can use and visit our Website without submitting any personal information; however, in order to utilize and access specific features, you will be asked to submit your personal information. Personal information means information that may be used to readily identify, contact, or locate an individual and may include, but is not limited to, your full name, email, billing address, shipping address, and telephone number. We may also infer your general location based on your device’s IP Address, which we use to personalize content provided to you on the Website and in emails we send to you. For example, when you open an account or place an order, we may collect and store some or all of the following information that you provide: your full name, billing address, shipping address, email address, and telephone number. When you choose to log-in and connect your social media account, such as Facebook, to your Website account, we collect public information about you from that social media website and non-public information (such as your email address) with your permission. We collect your physical address, email address and telephone number if you become a member. When you make payments through the Website, you will need to provide financial account information, such as your credit card number, to our third-party service providers. We do not collect or store such information, though we will receive information about completed transactions that does not include credit card numbers.
We use information for internal and service-related purposes, including to provide and improve the Website and any of our products and services. For example, we may use your personal information to provide the products and services that you have ordered or requested, to process and ship orders, to provide customer service, and to personalize the Website, our communications with you, and your shopping experience. Your information also may be used to contact you about sales, new products and services (from us), new Website features, special offers, and personalized offers based on your address or general location based on your computer’s IP Address, unless you have opted to not receive promotional communications. We may also combine your offline purchase history data with personal information we collect online so that we may effectively market our products and services to you. Combining data allows Calplates.com to update and correct the information contained in our database and to provide you with product recommendations and special offers. We use non-personally identifiable Usage Information to help us determine how people use parts of the Website and who our visitors are. This allows us to improve our Website and ensure that it is as appealing as we can make it for as many people as possible. We may combine Usage Information about you with other information, including personal information, about you in order to personalize the Website and our communications with you and to provide you with information that may be of interest to you.
Our goal is to secure your personal information in every way. We use reasonable security procedures to protect your information. However, no data transferred over the Internet is guaranteed to be 100% secure. Consequently, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of your information and you understand that any information that you transfer or transmit to us is done at your own risk. Personal information collected at our Website is stored in secure operating environments that are not available to the public. To protect the security of your information during transmission, we use Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) software, which encrypts information you input. Most browsers will give a visual indication of when your connection is secure; for example, Internet Explorer and Google Chrome will show a padlock icon in the lower right of the browser window. If you place an order through our Website, you may have the option to set up an account and provide an email address and password. In order to help protect your personal information, you should be careful about providing your password to others. If you wish to cancel your account, or if you become aware of any loss, theft or unauthorized use of your password, please contact Customer Service immediately.
We do not knowingly collect or solicit personal information from children under 13. We recommend that children between the ages of 13 and 18 obtain their parent’s or guardian’s permission before submitting information over the Internet. By using the Website, you are representing that you are at least 18 years old or that you are at least 13 years old and have permission. If you believe that your child under the age of 13 or between the ages of 13 and 18 without permission has provided his or her personal information to us, please notify Calplates.com by clicking her: firstname.lastname@example.org
Our Website may contain links to third party websites. Our Statement does not apply to the practices of other websites and Calplates.com is not responsible for the actions and privacy policies of third parties. We encourage you to be aware of when you leave our Website and to read the privacy policies of each website that you visit.
Please remember that any information you share in public areas, such as message boards or feedback sections, becomes public. Please be careful about what you disclose and do not post any personal information that you expect to keep private. If you post information about yourself or others, or communicate with others using our Website, please note that we cannot control who reads your postings or what they do with the information you provide. We encourage you to use caution in posting personal information to the Website.
We provide you with opportunities to opt-out of receiving our promotional communications and newsletters. For example, you may opt-out from receiving promotional emails and newsletters by following the "unsubscribe" link at the bottom of the email. If you opt-in to receive promotional text messages on a cell phone, you have the opportunity to similarly opt-out by texting "Stop" to us. Your carrier’s standard message and data rates may apply.
We use the industry standard encryption protocol known as Secure Socket Layer (SSL) to keep your order information secure. We have established a Secure Shopping for every transaction that you make with the Website. Should any unauthorized charges appear on your credit card as a result of shopping on the Website, you must notify your credit card provider in accordance with its reporting rules and procedures. If you have more questions regarding our Statement, you can call one of our Customer Service representatives at the information listed at the end of the Statement. Changes to This Statement Over time, we will update this Statement as needed to reflect changes in our services and customer feedback. Please refer to this section if you have questions on security.