We may collect and process the following data about you:
- Data that you provide by filling out forms on our website, www.theteashore.com, like purchase or registration. We may keep a record of the information given by you, when you contact us.
- Details of transactions you carry out through our website.
- Details of your visits to our website including, but not limited to, traffic data, location data, weblogs and other communication data, whether this is required for our own billing purposes or otherwise and the resources that you access.
COOKIES AND IP ADDRESSES
- We may gather data about your computer, including your IP address, operating system and browser type, for our services and our advertisers. This is statistical and aggregate data about your browsing actions and patterns, and does not identify any individual personally.
- We may also collect information about your general Internet usage by using a cookie file, which is stored on the hard drive of your computer. They help us to improve our website and to deliver a more personalized service to you. You may decline all cookies by changing the settings on your browser. However, by disabling the cookies you may be unable to access certain parts of our website that require cookies. Our advertisers may also have a use for cookies. We are not responsible, nor do we have control of the cookies downloaded from advertisements. They are downloaded only if you click on the advertisement.
HOW WE USE YOUR INFORMATION
We may use your personal information in the following ways to:
- Ensure that content from our website is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your computer.
- Provide you with information about our products or services, which we feel may be of interest to you or that you have requested from us.
- Fulfill our commitment arising from any contracts that we may have entered into with you.
- Notify you about changes to our website, products and services.
We do not reveal any identifiable information about you to our advertisers, although we may share aggregate statistical visitor information with our advertisers and partners.
We do not store any customer credit card details. This includes all information that may be collected from customers by phone.
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If you follow a link to any of our advertisers’ websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies. We do not accept any liability for these policies, as they are beyond our control. Please read the policies before you submit any personal data to these websites.
HOW WE PROTECT YOUR INFORMATION
The data that we collect from is stored on our secured servers and protected against illegal access by various security measures. All payment information is encrypted using SSL (Secure Socket Layer) technology and stored in a secure database. You are responsible for keeping any password belonging to you, that enables you to access our website, confidential. We request you not to share a password with anyone. We do our best to protect your personal data but we cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to our website via the Internet; any transmission is at your own risk. Once we have received your information, we will use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorized access.However, as effective as our security measures are, no security system is impenetrable. We cannot guarantee the security of our database, nor can we guarantee that information you supply will not be intercepted while being transmitted to us over the Internet. And, of course, any information you include in a posting to the discussion areas is available to anyone with Internet access.