INFORMATION WE COLLECT
We collect the information that you share with us, including:
- Personal Information:"Personal Information" is information that can personally identify you, such as your name, email address and telephone number. We maintain one or more databases to store your Personal Information and may retain it as reasonably required to serve you and operate the Service. Personal Information that we collect depends on how you use the Site. Providing your Personal Information to us is your choice. If you choose not to provide us with certain Personal Information, you may not be able to take advantage of certain features of the Site; and
- General Information:When you visit the Service, we may collect various categories of general non-personal information ("General Information"). General Information includes browser information, operating system information, device information, TCP-IP address and the date, time, length of stay and specific pages accessed during your visits to the Service.
Registering for the Site
If you register to use the Site or place an order on the Site, we may collect Personal Information including your name, email address, telephone number, credit card number, billing address, proof of identification and physical mailing address. By providing this information, you agree that Homesick Candles may communicate with you via email.
You may also register for the Site using another service, such as Facebook. If you create your Homesick Candles account by connecting through another service, you are authorizing us to use public information from that connected account to help complete your Homesick Candles profile. Please remember that the manner in which the service uses, stores, and discloses your information is governed solely by the policies of such service. We recommend that you review the terms and policies of that service, including its privacy and data gathering practices. Homesick Candles shall have no liability or responsibility for the privacy practices or other actions of any third party service provider or any other third-party site or service that may be enabled within the Service.
You may review, update, or modify your account information, including profile and contact information, at any time by logging into your Homesick Candles account. You may also permanently delete your account by contacting us firstname.lastname@example.org.
SECURITY OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
Homesick Candles follows generally accepted industry standards for the protection of the Personally Identifiable Information that you submit, both during transmission and after receipt. However, no method of transmission over the Internet or via mobile device, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. Therefore, although we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personally Identifiable Information, we do not guarantee the security of any of your private transmissions against unauthorized or unlawful interception or access by third parties.
We do not knowingly collect any Personal Information from children under 18. Where any such information is inadvertently collected, we will delete the information as soon as possible. If you believe a child under 18 has provided us with Personal Information, please contact us at email@example.com.
Homesick Candles uses a browser feature known as a "cookie," which is a small text file number that is stored on your hard drive when you begin to navigate the Site. The cookies used by the Site do not contain any Personally Identifiable Information about you, but they may identify your specific computer. If you would like to disable cookies from Homesick Candles, please use the help function in your web browser to restrict cookies from the Site. If you block cookies from Homesick Candles, you may not be able to use certain functions or features of the Site.
Homesick Candles may use third-party advertising services to serve Homesick Candles ads when you visit the Site and sites upon which we advertise (often referred to as "online network advertising"). This advertising technology uses information about your visits to this Site and the sites upon which we advertise (not including your Personally Identifiable Information) to serve Homesick Candles ads to you. In the course of serving Homesick Candles advertisements to you, a unique third-party cookie may be placed or recognized on your browser.
Third Party Features
We may provide links to third-party websites that we do not own or control. We are not responsible for the information collection practices of any website that we do not own or control. We encourage you to review and understand the privacy practices of third-party websites before providing any information to or through them.
COLLECTION AND USAGE OF YOUR INFORMATION
- send information to customers about their orders;
- fulfill your orders;
- process and collect your payments;
- send you promotional marketing material about Homesick Candles's company and affiliates;
- customize, analyze, adjust and improve the Service to better meet your needs;
- execute a sweepstakes, contest or other promotion;
- enforce Homesick Candles's agreements with you;
- prevent fraud and other prohibited or illegal activities; and
- comply with potential requests of law enforcement or data protection agencies.
When possible, General Information may be combined and/or linked to Personal Information, in accordance with the purposes specified above.
We may use your General Information and deidentified Personal Information to prepare anonymized, aggregated data about our users ("Anonymized Data"). We may provide third parties with Anonymized Data in describing the Service to prospective partners, advertisers and other third parties, and for all other lawful purposes. As communicated to third parties, the Anonymized Data does not include any information permitting the recipient to identify, locate or contact you.
Third Party Service Providers
Homesick Candles employs other companies and individuals to perform functions on our behalf, such as fulfilling orders, delivering packages, sending postal mail and e-mail, serving ads on our behalf, providing search results and links, and processing credit card payments. These third-party service providers have access to Personal Information needed to perform their functions but may not use it for any other purpose.
Acquisition of Homesick Candles
Information about customers is considered an asset of Homesick Candles and, as such, may be transferred to another company as part of a merger or acquisition.
Information for Marketing Purposes
To provide you with information about products and services that may be useful to you, we may on occasion send promotional emails or mailers to you for marketing purposes.
RETENTION OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
ACCESSING AND UPDATING YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION AND PREFERENCES
Modifying or Deleting Your Personal Information
If you would like to modify or delete your Personal Information, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org with clear instructions about what you would like to be modified or deleted. We will respond to your request promptly.
Changing Your Subscription Preferences
If you tell us that you do not want us to use your Personal Information to contact you, Homesick Candles will respect your wishes. You may request any change to your subscription preferences by contacting us at
You may also instruct Homesick Candles to stop sending you emails, newsletters or other information by following the ‘unsubscribe’ instructions provided in the email. Homesick Candles may, however, continue to use your Personal Information to contact you to service your account or as otherwise authorized by law. Please note that if you use more than one name or e-mail address when communicating with Homesick Candles or using the Service, you may continue to receive communications from Homesick Candles to any name and/or email address not specified in your opt-out request.
INFORMATION FOR VISITORS FROM OUTSIDE OF THE UNITED STATES
We have instituted reasonable safeguards to help ensure that information collected is secure. We also take reasonable steps to ensure that third parties who work with us to make the Site (including the software, applications and services provided on the Site) available to you agree to protect personal information that they must access in order to serve you and to honor your preferences about contacts you receive.
When you send or otherwise transmit your sensitive information (such as your credit card number) to or though the Sites, your sensitive information is encrypted and protected with SSL, the current industry-standard encryption protocol. When you are on an SSL-protected page, a picture of a closed lock appears at the bottom or top of some web browsers. Another way to tell if you are on a secure page is to check the URL or address of the page. (Look in the address box or right-click on the page and select "Properties".) These secure SSL-encrypted pages have URLs that start with "https://" instead of "http://".
If you have any questions about security of the Site, please contact us here.
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