Smitten Forever Bride - Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

We can be reached via e-mail at: customerservice@smittenforeverbride.co.nz

Privacy Statement
For each visitor to our Web page, our Web server automatically recognizes no information regarding the domain or e-mail address. We collect the e-mail address of those who communicate with us via e-mail, aggregate information on what pages consumers access or visit, user specific information on what pages consumers access or visit and information volunteered by the consumer, such as survey information and/or site registrations. See more details on the technology used on this website below.

The information we collect is used for internal review and is then discarded, used to improve the content of our Web page, used to customize the content and/or layout of our page for individual consumer and used by us to contact consumers for marketing purposes.

If you do not want to receive e-mail from us in the future, please let us know by sending an e-mail, calling or writing, and telling us that you do not want to receive e-mail from our company.

Terms of Use Statement
You understand and agree that the owners of this site shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, consequential or exemplary damages, including but not limited to, damages for loss of profits, data or other intangible losses (even if the owners of this site have been advised of the possibility of such damages), resulting from the use or the inability to use the product(s) and or service(s) or any misuse of the product(s) and or service(s) in a manner not in accordance with their intended use.

This privacy statement discloses the privacy practices for www.smittenforeverbride.co.nz

At Smitten Forever Bride we want to demonstrate our commitment to your privacy.  We believe that promoting and strictly adhering to fair information practices build customers' trust and confidence in the Internet and helps to secure our future online.

This privacy policy discloses the following information:

  • What personally identifiable information of yours is collected from you through the web site
  • The organization collecting the information
  • How the information is used
  • With whom the information may be shared
  • What choices are available to you regarding collection, use and distribution of the information
  • The kind of security procedures that are in place to protect the loss, misuse or alteration of information under control
  • How you can correct any inaccuracies in the information.

If you feel that Smitten Forever Bride is not abiding by its posted privacy policy, please contact us by

  • Email: customerservice@smittenforeverbride.co.nz
  • Phone: +64 6 3536375 or +64 21 496514
  • Postal Mail: P O Box 1704, Palmerston North 4440, New Zealand

Your confidence that we abide by our privacy policy is very important to us.

  Information Collection & Use
Smitten Forever Bride is 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. Smitten Forever Bride collects information from our customers at several different points on our website.

Ordering
We request information from the customer on our order form. Here a customer must provide contact information (like name and address) and financial information (like credit card number, expiration date). This information is used for billing purposes and to fill customer's orders. If we have trouble processing an order, this contact information is used to get in touch with the customer.

Cookies
A cookie is a piece of data stored on the user's hard drive containing information about the user.
Usage of a cookie while on our site will only be used to link to personally identifiable information at your request. For example, saving your personal details in a cookie when you place an order so you don't have to re-enter them the next time you visit the site.
Cookies must be enabled on this site or our shopping cart will not remember what has been added to it.

  • Google, as a third party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on your site.
  • Google's use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to your users based on their visit to your sites and other sites on the Internet.
  • Users may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy.

Sharing
Smitten Forever Bride uses PayPal to process credit cards for customer orders. Smitten Forever Bride do not receive any personally identifiable financial information processed via Paypal.

Links
This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we, Smitten Forever Bride, are not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites.  We encourage our customers to be aware of when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each and every web site that collects personally identifiable information.

This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by this Web site.

Surveys & Contests
From time-to-time our site requests information from customers via surveys or contests.

Participation in these surveys or contests is completely voluntary and the customer therefore has a choice whether or not to disclose this information. Information requested may include contact information (such as name and shipping address), and demographic information (such as postcode, 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 this site. Contact or survey information may also used for marketing purposes, but only if you give your express permission to do so via a checkbox on the survey or contest application form.

Tell-A-Friend
If a customer elects to use our referral service for informing a friend about our site, we ask them for the friend's name and email address. Smitten Forever Bride will automatically send the friend a one-time email inviting them to visit the site. Smitten Forever Bride stores this information for the purpose of sending this one-time email.

Smitten Forever Bride may also ask the referrers permission (on the Tell-A-Friend form) to use the referrers information for marketing purposes. We will only use this information for marketing purposes with your permission.

The friends information will not be used for marketing purposes.
Either the friend or the referrer may contact Smitten Forever Bride at www.smittenforeverbride.co.nz to request the removal of this information from our database.

Special Offers
Existing customers may occasionally receive information on products, services, special deals, or a newsletter. Out of respect for the privacy of our customers we present the option to not receive these types of communications. Please see our choice and opt-out below.

Correction/Updating Personal Information
If a your personally identifiable information changes (such as your postcode), or if you wish to be removed from our database, you can correct, update or remove your personal data by sending an email to customerservice@smittenforeverbride.co.nz

Choice/Opt-out
Our customers are given the opportunity to opt-out of having their information used for purposes not directly related to filling their order at the point where we ask for the information. Our order form has an opt-out mechanism so customers who buy a product from us, but don't want any marketing material, can keep their email address off of our lists.

Customers who no longer wish to receive newsletters or promotional materials from us or our partners may opt-out of receiving these communications by emailing Smitten Forever Bride at customerservice@smittenforeverbride.co.nz

Notification of Changes
If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page so our customers are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under which circumstances, if any, we disclose it. If at any point we decide to use personally identifiable information in a manner different from that stated at the time it was collected, we will notify customers by way of an email. Customers will have a choice as to whether or not we use their information in this different manner.  We will use information in accordance with the privacy policy under which the information was collected.

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