(Last updated January 2011)
What Information do we collect?
• We collect information from you when you register on the site, place an order, enter a contest or sweepstakes, respond to a survey or communication such as e-mail, or participate in another site feature and this includes collecting credit card number (with expiration date). We also gather information on the person who will receive any gift you send (e.g., that person’s name and address) and we will retain a record of your purchases. In addition, if you are a registered user and have signed in when you enter this information, it will automatically be saved in your Wallet and Address Book for easy reference.
• Our primary goal is collecting personal information- including your first name, last name, purchase history, phone number(s), valid e-mail and residential address and credit card data is to provide you with a smooth, efficient, customized shopping experience and to let you know about offers that may be of interest to you.
• When you submit a question to our customer service, we need your e-mail address to respond, and you also may provide us additional information to help us answer your question.
• We may acquire customers list from other parties so that we may invite new people to visit Ami Sol. Our policy is to acquire list of people who have indicated that they are willing to receive e-mail offers.
• We also collect information about gift recipients so that we can fulfill the gift purchase. The information we collect about gift recipients is not used for marketing purposes.
Cookies: what are they and how do they work?
A cookie is a piece of text that a web server can store on a user's hard disk Cookies are not programs. And they cannot run like programs do. Therefore, they cannot gather any information on their own. Nor can they collect any personal information about you from your computer.
Like many websites, we use "cookies" to enhance your experience and gather information about visitors and visits to our websites. Please refer to the section below for information about cookies and how we use them.
How do we use your information?
We may use your information in a number of ways including the following
• To serve you better we use that information to improve your overall shopping experience. And to allow us to deliver the type of content and product offerings in which you are most interested.
• To allow us to better service you in responding to your customer service requests.
• To quickly process your transactions.
• To administer a contest, promotion, survey or other site feature.
• If you have opted-in to receive our e-mail newsletter, we may send you periodic e-mails. If you would no longer like to receive promotional e-mail from us, please refer to the "How can you opt-out, remove or modify information you have provided to us?" section below. If you have not opted-in to receive e-mail newsletters, you will not receive these e-mails. Visitors who register or participate in other site features such as marketing programs and 'members-only' content will be given a choice whether they would like to be on our e-mail list and receive e-mail communications from us.
Do we share your information?
• When you make a purchase, we may share information about you and your transaction with other companies for the purpose of processing your transaction, including fraud prevention, and credit card authorization.
• We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information unless we provide you with advance notice, except as described below. The term "outside parties" does not include Ami Sol, Inc. It also does not include website hosting partners and other parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law. However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.
• Ami Sol may team with another website to conduct a sweepstakes or other event (e.g., a live web chat). In those cases, each of the participating websites may collect or receive personal information from you.
• For some of our products, Ami Sol may provide you with a link to the supplier of that product so that you may get further information. If you link to the supplier's site, the supplier may collect or receive information about you.
What choices do you have to remove or modify the use of information?
• To modify your e-mail subscriptions, please let us know by modifying your preferences in the “My Account” section. Please note that due to e-mail production schedules you may receive any e-mails already in production.
• To delete all of your online account information from our database, sign into the "My Account" section of our site and remove your shipping addresses, billing addresses & payment information. Please note that we may maintain information about an individual sales transaction in order to service that transaction and for record keeping.
Is my information secure?
We proudly offer and SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) secure site (please see the certificate on our site). You can feel safe and secure shopping on our site, SSL provides the best in internet security. Our SSL Certificate ensures the safety on your credit card transactions on our site.
At Ami Sol we are parents just like you. Our website and all the information about children are strictly confidential and kept private. Is Ami Sol’s Policy, we do not collect ANY personal information on any person under 13. We comply with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act.
Please review our Privacy and Security information periodically for changes, updates or modifications.
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