Privacy Notice (revised May 30, 2017)

This privacy notice discloses the privacy practices for thebasenji.com. This privacy notice applies solely to information collected by this website. It will notify you of the following:

What personally identifiable information is collected from you through the website, how it is used and with whom it may be shared.

What choices are available to you regarding the use of your data.

The security procedures in place to protect the misuse of your information.

How you can correct any inaccuracies in the information.

 

Information Collection, Use, and Sharing

We are the sole owners of the information collected on this site. We only have access to/collect information that you voluntarily give us via email or other direct contact from you. We will not sell or rent this information to anyone.

We will use your information to respond to you, regarding the reason you contacted us. We will not share your information with any third party outside of our organization, other than as necessary to fulfill your request, e.g. to ship an order or answer a question.

Unless you ask us not to, we may contact you via email in the future to tell you about specials, new products or services, or changes to this privacy policy.

 

Your Access to and Control Over Information

You may opt out of any future contacts from us at any time. You can do the following at any time by contacting us via the email address given on our website:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

See what data we have about you, if any.

Change/correct any data we have about you.

Have us delete any data we have about you.

Express any concern you have about our use of your data.

 

Security

We take precautions to protect your information. When you submit sensitive information via the website, your information is protected both online and offline.

 Wherever we collect sensitive information (such as your name or email address), that information is encrypted and transmitted to us in a secure way. You can verify this by looking for a lock icon in the address bar and looking for "https" at the beginning of the address of the Web page.

 While we use encryption to protect sensitive information transmitted online, we also protect your information offline. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job (for example, billing or customer service) are granted access to personally identifiable information. The computers/servers in which we store personally identifiable information are kept in a secure environment.

 If you feel that we are not abiding by this privacy policy, you should contact us immediately via via email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

 Orders

We request information from you on our order form. You can order from us vial US Postal Service mail without providing a credit card number.  We use PayPal as our online payment processor, and all of our online credit card processing is performed by PayPal.  PayPal does not provide us with your credit card number.  To buy from us online, you must provide PayPal with your contact information (like name and shipping address) and financial information (like credit card number, expiration date). This information is used for billing purposes and to fill your orders. PayPal shares your contact information with us.  If they have trouble processing an order, we'll use this information to contact you.

Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of PayPal. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.  PayPal’s privacy statement is available on its website.

 

Cookies

Some features may use "cookies" on this site. A cookie is a piece of data stored on a site visitor's hard drive to help us improve your access to our site and identify repeat visitors to our site. Cookies can also enable us to track and target the interests of our users to enhance the experience on our site. Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information on our site.

 

Links

This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.

 

This privacy statement may be revised at any time without notice.

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