Website privacy policy 

 

This privacy policy sets out how Gooseberry Moon uses and protects any information that you give when you use this website.

Gooseberry Moon is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

Gooseberry Moon may change this policy by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 11th May 2018.

1 - What we collect

When you purchase something from our shop, we collect the personal information you give us such as your name, address and email address. This will only be used to contact you regarding the order, to send proofs and to ship items to you.

When you browse our shop, we also automatically receive your computer’s internet protocol (IP) address in order to provide us with information that helps us learn about your browser and operating system.

Email marketing: With your permission, we may send you emails about our shop, new products and other updates.


2 - 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.

How do I withdraw my consent?

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, by contacting us at gooseberrymoon@googlemail.com


3 - DISCLOSURE

Your personal data is never disclosed or sold to any third party companies. We may disclose your personal information if we are required by law.


4 - SQUARESPACE

Our online shop is hosted on Squarespace. They provide us with the online e-commerce platform that allows us to sell our products and services to you. 

Your data is stored through Squarespace’s data storage, databases and the general Squarespace application.

For more insight, you may also want to read the Squarespace Terms of Service here or Privacy Statement here:

http://www.squarespace.com/terms-of-service/
http://www.squarespace.com/privacy/


5 - THIRD-PARTY SERVICES

In general, the third-party providers used by us 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.  

Once you leave our shop’s website or are redirected to a third-party website or application, you are no longer governed by this Privacy Policy.

We use Stripe.com  and Paypal.com as our payment gateways, please refer to their privacy policies here:   https://stripe.com/gb/privacy and here https://www.paypal.com/uk/webapps/mpp/ua/privacy-full

Links

When you click on links on our website, they may direct you away from our site. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of other sites and encourage you to read their privacy statements.

6 - BLOG COMMENTS 

If you post any Comments on the blog connected to this Website, you should be aware that any personally identifiable information you choose to provide there may be read, collected, or used by other users of the Website, as well as other third parties. We are not responsible for the information you choose to submit. We cannot guarantee that other users have not made copies of and/or will not use such information outside of the Website. We are not responsible for information you choose to post in blog comments.


7 - SOCIAL MEDIA

Our site includes Social Media Features, including Widgets, such as the 'Pin it' button or interactive mini-programs that run on our site through various social media sites including, but not limited to, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Tumblr and Pinterest. These Features may collect your IP address, which page you are visiting on our site, and may set a cookie to enable the Feature to function properly. Social Media Features and Widgets are either hosted by a third party or hosted directly on our Site. Your interactions with these Features are governed by the privacy policy of the company providing it.


8 - SECURITY

All user information in secure databases protected via a variety of industry-standard access controls. Secure passwords, SSL encryption, disk-based encryption, firewalls, and other measures are in place that helps us to protect your data. However, no company, including Squarespace, can fully eliminate security risks associated with the transmission of personal information through online transactions, and you do so at your own risk.


9 - COOKIES

This site uses cookies. Cookies are small text files that are placed on your machine to help the site provide a better user experience. Cookies are used to retain user preferences, store information for things like shopping carts, and provide anonymised tracking data to third party applications like Google Analytics. As a rule, cookies will make your browsing experience better. However, you may prefer to disable cookies on this site and on others. The most effective way to do this is to disable cookies in your browser. You can do this by consulting the Help section of your browser or taking a look at the About Cookies website which offers guidance on how to do this.

The Gooseberry Moon website is built using Squarespace.com, for more information on cookies that may be stored on your computer, please refer to their privacy policies:

http://www.squarespace.com/privacy/


10 - QUESTIONS AND CONTACT INFORMATION

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 contact us at gooseberrymoon@googlemail.com