The Ms. Collection (“Company” or “We”) respects your privacy and are committed to protecting it through our compliance with this policy.
This policy describes the types of information we may collect from you or that you may provide when you visit the website www.themscollection.com (“Website”) and our practices for collecting, using, maintaining, protecting and disclosing that information.
This policy applies to information we collect:
- On this Website.
- In e-mail, text and other electronic messages between you and this Website.
- When you interact with our advertising and applications on third-party websites and services if those applications or advertising include links to this policy.
It does not apply to information collected by:
- us offline or through any other means, including on any other website operated by Company or any third party; or
- any third party, including through any application or content (including advertising) that may link to or be accessible from the Website.
NOTICE OF INFORMATION WE COLLECT AND HOW IT’S USED
Our primary purpose in collecting personal information is to provide you with a safe, proficient and customized experience. This allows us to provide services and features that we hope will meet your needs, and to customize our service to make your experience safe and stress-free.
In general, you can peruse the Website without revealing any personal information about yourself. Once you give us your personal information, you are no longer nameless to us.
INFORMATION WE COLLECT ABOUT ANONYMOUS VISITORS
We will track certain information based upon your behavior on the Website. We use this information got out own internal research on our users’ demographics and behavior to better identify and serve you and our community.
Like many Websites, we automatically gather certain information about our Website traffic and store it in log files. This information includes Internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, Internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, operating system, date/time stamp, and clickstream data. We use this information, which does not identify individual users, to analyze trends, to administer the Website, to track users’ movements around the Website and to make inventory purchasing decisions that will best serve our customer base.
We typically do not link this automatically-collected data to personally identifiable information. When IP addresses are tied to personally identifiable information it is to offer customers the best user experience possible.
We use both session ID and persistent cookies. A session cookie expires when you close your browser. We use session cookies to make it easier for you to navigate our Website. A persistent cookie remains on your hard drive for an extended period of time. You can remove persistent cookies by following directions provided in your Internet browser’s “help” file. If you reject cookies, you may still use our Website, but your ability to use some areas of our Website, such as contests or surveys, will be limited.
INFORMATION WE COLLECT TO RESPOND TO YOUR CHOICES AND REQUESTS
In order to use some features of this Website, including without limitation the rental of products from The Ms. Collection, you must first register with us and create a user name and password. During registration, you are required to give truthful contact and demographic information (such as name, email address and zip code) in accordance with our Terms and Conditions. We use this information to contact you about the products and services on our Website in which you have expressed interest.
If you order a product from us, we request certain personally identifiable information from you on our order form. You must provide contact information (such as name, email, and shipping address) and financial information (such as a credit card number and expiration date).
We use this information for billing purposes and to fill your orders. If we have trouble processing an order, we will use this information to contact you.
WE COLLECT INFORMATION ABOUT YOUR COMMERCIAL BEHAVIOR.
APPLICATION FORMS FOR FINANCIAL PRODUCTS OR SERVICES
If you order a product on our Website, then we require that you provide certain personally identifiable information, including your name, address, phone number, and credit card number. This information is necessary to process your order and to contact you.
SURVEYS OR CONTESTS
We may provide you the opportunity to participate in contests or surveys on our site. If you participate, we will request certain personally identifiable information from you. The requested information typically includes contact information (such as name and shipping address) and demographic information. We use this information to notify contest winners and award prizes, to monitor site traffic, or to personalize the site (in the case of anonymous information collected in surveys) and to send participants an email newsletter. We may use a third party service provider to conduct these surveys or contests; that company may not be prohibited from using our users’ personally identifiable information for any other purpose.
CHAT ROOMS/ DISCUSSION BOARDS
If you choose to post messages in our chat rooms or other public message areas or leave feedback for other users, we will collect the information you post. We retain this information as necessary to resolve disputes, provide customer support and troubleshoot problems as permitted by law.
If you send us personal correspondence, such as emails or letters, or if other users or third parties send us correspondence about your activities or postings on the Website, we may collect such information into a file specific to you. We reserve the right to terminate the accounts of visitors who use these services in a manner that is inconsistent with the Terms and Conditions.
SPECIAL OFFERS AND UPDATES
We will send you strictly service-related announcements on rare occasions when it is necessary to do so. For instance, if our service is temporarily suspended for maintenance, we might send you an email. Generally, you may not opt-out of these communications, which are not promotional in nature. If you do not wish to receive them, you have the option to deactivate your account.
Based upon the personally identifiable information you provide us, we will send you a welcoming email to verify your username and password. We will communicate with you in response to your inquiries, to provide the services you request, to manage your account, and to provide the best customer service possible.
We store information that we collect through cookies, log files, clear gifs, to create a “profile” of your preferences. We may tie your personally identifiable information, and your purchasing history, to information in the profile, in order to provide tailored promotions and marketing offers and to improve the content of the site for you. We do not share your profile with other third parties.
We use third-party software to verify your identity and address, in order to ensure proper shipping and billing procedures for your rental.
CONDITIONS UNDER WHICH WE SHARE YOUR INFORMATION
We may disclose aggregated information about our users, and information that does not identify any individual, without restriction.
- To our subsidiaries and affiliates.
- To contractors, service providers and other third parties we use to support our business.
- To a buyer or other successor in the event of a merger, divestiture, restructuring, reorganization, dissolution or other sale or transfer of some or all of The Ms. Collection’s assets, whether as a going concern or as part of bankruptcy, liquidation or similar proceeding, in which personal information held by The Ms. Collection about our Website users is among the assets transferred.
- To third parties to market their products or services to you.
- To fulfill the purpose for which you provide it.
- For any other purpose disclosed by us when you provide the information.
- With your consent.
We may also disclose your personal information:
- To comply with any court order, law or legal process, including to respond to any government or regulatory request.
- To enforce or apply our Terms and Conditions, and other agreements, including for billing and collection purposes.
- If we believe disclosure is necessary or appropriate to protect the rights, property, or safety of The Ms. Collection, our customers or others.
If there are particular forms of marketing information that you do not wish to receive please send an email to [email protected]themscollection.com with specific details on the marketing materials that you do not wish to receive.
LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES
ACCESS TO PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION
If your personally identifiable information changes, or if you no longer desire our service, you may correct, update, delete or deactivate it by making the change on your account or by emailing our Customer Support at [email protected].
The security of your personal information is important to us. When you enter sensitive information (such as a credit card number) on our registration or order forms, we encrypt that information using secure socket layer technology (SSL).
We follow generally accepted industry standards to protect the personal information submitted to us, both during transmission and once we receive it. No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure, however. Therefore, while we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
Your California Privacy Rights
California Civil Code Section § 1798.83 permits users of our Website that are California residents to request certain information regarding our disclosure of personal information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. To make such a request, please send an e-mail to [email protected].
Children Under the Age of 13
Our Website is not intended for children under 13 years of age. No one under age 13 may provide any information on the Website. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13. If you are under 13, do not use or provide any information on this Website or on or through any of its features/register on the Website, make any purchases through the Website, use any of the interactive or public comment features of this Website or provide any information about yourself to us, including your name, address, telephone number, e-mail address or any screen name or user name you may use. If we learn we have collected or received personal information from a child under 13 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information. If you believe we might have any information from or about a child under 13, please contact us at [email protected].
Effective Date: December, 2015.