Privacy Policy


CARDITT.COM
(1-11-2016)

 

Welcome to Carditt.com owned by Kakilou LLC (“Kakilou,” “Carditt,” “we,” “us,” or “our”). 

Kakilou designs and sells gift wear and other unique merchandise. The home for the sale of Carditt merchandise is Carditt.com. Carditt.com is hosted on Shopify Inc. (“Shopify”), an online e-commerce platform. This is the privacy policy (“Privacy Policy”) for Carditt.com. 

We have adopted this Privacy Policy to further the relationship between us and our Carditt.com users. This Privacy Policy makes disclosures concerning our collection of information, including personal information, when you use Carditt.com, and how we use and disclose it to others. By using Carditt.com you accept the practices described in this Privacy Policy.

 

CARDITT TERMS OF USE

This site, Carditt.com, and other Carditt Activities (defined below) are governed by the Terms of Use, which are incorporated herein. If you do not agree to this Privacy Policy, do not use Carditt.com. Otherwise, your use of Carditt.com constitutes your acceptance of this Privacy Policy. Please contact us with any questions or comments you have regarding this Privacy Policy.

 

CARDITT ACTIVITIES

Kakilou may (a) provide and run Carditt.com, (b) sell or give away Carditt merchandise, (c) participate in third-party social networks and social media, (d) blog, email, market, advertise, guest blog, speak, consult, coach and provide other forms of information about Carditt merchandise or its business sector, (e) manufacture and/or distribute Carditt merchandise through third-parties and Other Venues, and (f) conduct other activities related to the business of Carditt (collectively, “Carditt Activities”). By buying, accessing, using, or contributing to Carditt Activities on Carditt.com, and in consideration for such access, use and/or sale, you agree to abide by this Privacy Policy.

 

CARDITT ACTIVITIES NOT CONDUCTED ON CARDITT.COM

 Carditt Activities may be obtained from other online and offline venues (“Other Venues”). We cannot control the privacy activities of Other Venues. Therefore, this Privacy Policy applies to only to the Carditt Activities that take place on Carditt.com. Once you leave Carditt.com or are redirected to a third-party website or application, you are no longer governed by this Privacy Policy. Please see the privacy policies of these Other Venues for the conditions around how they manage their respective privacy obligations. Kakilou is not responsible or liable for the privacy activities of Other Venues regardless whether or not Carditt Activities are involved. You must seek support from these Other Venues for any privacy concerns involving Carditt Activities.

 

SHOPIFY

Shopify provides us with the online e-commerce platform that allows us to sell our products and services to you. Your data is stored through Shopify's data storage, databases and the general Shopify application. They store your data on a secure server behind a firewall.

 

YOUR CONSENT

When you provide us with personal information to complete a transaction, verify your credit card, 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. If we ask for your personal information for a secondary reason, like marketing, we will either ask you directly for your expressed consent, or provide you with an opportunity to say no. If after you opt-in, you change your mind, you may withdraw your consent for us to contact you, for the continued collection, use or disclosure of your information, at anytime, please contact us.

 

INFORMATION WE COLLECT

We directly collect (or through third-party service providers, like Shopify) personal and non-personal information when you provide it to us in the course of using Carditt.com. The personal information that we may collect includes your name, mailing address, phone number, email address, credit card number, and financial information. The non-personal information that we may collect through our hosting service includes your browser type, the URL of the previous website you visited, your ISP, operating system, and your Internet protocol (IP) Address. The non-personal information is not used by Kakilou to personally identify you and is not readily usable for that purpose.

When you subscribe to our email service, set up a Carditt Account, or otherwise make a purchase through Carditt.com, with your permission, we may collect your name, mailing address, telephone number, credit card number, email address, password(s), and other information that we request during the registration process. In addition, if you communicate with us regarding Carditt.com or the Carditt Activities we offer on Carditt.com, we collect any information that you provide to us during the course of our communication. We, or our hosting service, may use analytic and reporting technologies to record non-personal information such as Internet domain and host names, Internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser software, operating system types, click patterns, and the dates and times that Carditt.com and our services are accessed by you. We may in contract with a third party to help us manage, monitor and optimize Carditt.com and measure the effectiveness of our advertising, communications and use of Carditt.com. We may use web beacons and cookies (described below) for this purpose. Carditt.com is not responsible for the actions of any third-party service providers and any services supplied by Carditt.com third-party service providers are supplied to you “as is.”

 

OUR USE OF INFORMATION FOR INTERNAL PURPOSE

We use your personal information primarily for our own internal purposes, such as providing, maintaining, evaluating, and improving Carditt.com and the products and services we offer. If you purchase any Carditt Activities from Carditt.com, then we may collect credit card payments for such items or services. Lastly, we may use your information to provide customer support.

We use the non-personal information we collect to track the use of Carditt.com and to assist us in providing, maintaining, evaluating, and improving Carditt.com and the services and products we offer and sell.

 

OUR DISCLOSURE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION TO THIRD-PARTIES

We will disclose your personal information to protect or enforce our legal rights and policies, to protect or enforce the legal rights of a third party, or as we in good faith believe we are required to do so by law (such as to comply with a subpoena or court order, for example).

We may contract with various third parties who help us provide, maintain and improve Carditt.com and the services we provide and the services and products we offer and sell and such third parties may have access to your personal information in order to perform their services. For example, we may use a third party to process payments made to us, and may subcontract out production, fulfillment, analytics, reporting or other operations. We may contract with third-party contractors to help us manage, monitor and optimize Carditt.com and the services and products we offer and sell. We may also use third party contractors to help us measure the effectiveness of our advertising, and communications. We will endeavor to enter into confidentiality and non-disclosure agreements with all third parties that have access to your personal information which will prohibit them from using or disclosing your personal information except for the purpose of providing services to use. We intend to take commercially reasonable steps to enforce such non-disclosure and confidentiality agreements if and when we become aware of any violations.

 

OUR DISCLOSURE OF NON-PERSONAL INFORMATION TO THIRD PARTIES

We may disclose your personal information if we are required by law to do so or if you violate our Terms of Use or this Privacy Policy. We may disclose non-personal Information, in aggregate form, to potential strategic partners, advertisers, investors, customers, and others. You may not opt-out of the sharing of this information.

 

HOW WE PROTECT YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION.

We consider protecting the security of your personal information as very important. To protect your personal information, we take reasonable precautions and follow industry best practices to make sure it is not inappropriately lost, misused, accessed, disclosed, altered or destroyed. If you provide us with sensitive information such as a credit card number and/or social security number, through Shopify, the information is encrypted using secure socket layer technology (SSL) and stored with a AES-256 encryption. Through Shopify, we follow all PCI-DSS requirements and implement additional generally accepted industry standards.

Kakilou follows generally accepted industry standards to protect personal information submitted to us, both during transmission and once we receive it. No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. Therefore, while Kakilou strives to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information, we do not guarantee absolute security. We are not responsible for the unauthorized acts of others and we assume no liability for any disclosure of information due to errors in transmission, unauthorized third-party access (such as through hacking) or other acts of third parties, or acts or omissions beyond our reasonable control.

 

PAYMENT METHOD

If you choose a direct payment gateway to complete your purchase, then Shopify stores your credit card data. It is encrypted through the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI-DSS). Your purchase transaction data is stored only as long as is necessary to complete your purchase transaction. After that is complete, your purchase transaction information is deleted. All direct payment gateways adhere to the standards set by PCI-DSS as managed by the PCI Security Standards Council, which is a joint effort of brands like Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover. PCI-DSS requirements help ensure the secure handling of credit card information by our store and its service providers. For more insight, you may also want to read Shopify's Terms of Service here or Privacy Statement here. 

 

COOKIES

Here is a list of cookies that we use as a member of the Shopify platform. We've listed them here so you that you can choose if you want to opt-out of cookies or not. Please see Shopify for updates to this list. 

  • _session_id, unique token, sessional, Allows Shopify to store information about your session (referrer, landing page, etc).
  • _shopify_visit, no data held, Persistent for 30 minutes from the last visit, Used by our website provider's internal stats tracker to record the number of visits
  • _shopify_uniq, no data held, expires midnight (relative to the visitor) of the next day, Counts the number of visits to a store by a single customer. cart, unique token, persistent for 2 weeks, Stores information about the contents of your cart.
  • _secure_session_id, unique token, sessional
  • storefront_digest, unique token, indefinite If the shop has a password, this is used to determine if the current visitor has access.

 

THIRD-PARTY SERVICES

In general, the third-party providers used by us, like Shopify, will only collect, use and disclose your information to the extent necessary to allow them to perform the services they provide to us. 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. As an example, if you are located in Canada and your transaction is processed by a payment gateway located in the United States, then your personal information used in completing that transaction may be subject to disclosure under United States legislation, including the Patriot Act.

 

REVIEWING AND CHANGING YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION.

Contact us if you wish to obtain a copy of and request that we correct errors in your personal information. If you do desire to obtain a copy of your personal information, you will be required to provide proof of your identity. If your personal information changes or if you no longer want to subscribe to or use Carditt.com, you may correct, update or deactivate your personal information and your account through the account management screen. You may also contact us if you wish to deactivate or terminate any Carditt.com subscriptions.

 

APPLICATION OF PRIVACY POLICY YOU ACCESS THIRD PARTY WEBSITES

When you click on links on our store, they may direct you away from Carditt.com. This Privacy Policy does not apply when you access third-party websites. We cannot control how third-parties may use personal information you disclose to them, so you should carefully review the privacy policy of any third party website you visit before using it or disclosing your personal information to its provider.

 

CHILDREN’S PRIVACY

Carditt.com and the Carditt Activities we offer and sell on Carditt.com are intended for those who have reached majority age in the jurisdiction in which they live. Therefore, it is unlikely that children under the age of 13 will use Carditt.com or access, use or buy the Carditt Activities we offer on Carditt.com. Accordingly, we will not knowingly collect or use any personal information from children that we know to be under the age of 13. In addition, we will delete any information in our database that we know originates from a child under the age of 13. Any users under the age of 13 who wish to participate on Carditt.com or receive Carditt Activities from Carditt.com must have a parent or legal guardian seek our prior permission to do so by contacting us.

If you are under the age of 17, not legally emancipated or have reached the age of majority in your jurisdiction of residence, your parent or your legal guardian may request that we deactivate any of your personal information in our database and/or opt-out from receiving communications from us. Kakilou will honor this request. Parents and legal guardians who wish to undertake such action, please contact us.

Parents and legal guardians may wish to consider using electronic parental control protections, which are commercially available, as a further supplement to this Carditt.com policy.

 

OPTING-OUT FROM RECEIVING COMMUNICATIONS FROM CARDITT.COM

You may opt-out from having your personal information used for certain purposes. For example, if you purchase a Carditt Activity on Carditt.com but do not wish to receive any additional marketing material from us, you may indicate your preference on our order form. If you no longer wish to receive any promotional or other communications from us, you may opt-out by following the instructions included in each email communication or by contacting us. We also offer you an opportunity to opt-out of certain communications through the account management screen. Contact us if you need assistance.

 

MODIFICATIONS TO PRIVACY POLICY

Kakilou may change this Privacy Policy from time to time, at Kakilou’s sole discretion. Changes and clarifications will take effect immediately upon their posting on Carditt.com. Your continued access, use or purchase of Carditt.com following the posting of such changes will constitute your assent to all such changes. By agreeing to this Privacy Policy, you represent that you are at least the age of to lawfully use this site in your jurisdiction of residence. A breach or violation of any this Privacy Policy may result in an immediate termination of your Carditt Account (as defined in the Terms of Use) and/or future access to Carditt.com. Please periodically visit this section of Carditt.com to review the current version of these this Privacy Policy. If Carditt.com 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? NEED HELP?

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 please contact us.

 

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