Is It Safe To Use My Credit Card?
Yes, shopping at www.chimchimney.biz is safe. You can access our Website home page and browse our site without disclosing your personal data. If you wish to make a purchase on our website, it is necessary that you register with us and provide personal information so we may process your order. Personal data that you enter (for instance, address and credit card information) is transmitted to our website in a secure manner using a Security Certificate provided by the leading internet security firm, Verisign* and the most widely used security protocol, SSL (Secured Socket Layer**). Your personal information is then stored behind multiple layers of security on our website.
*Verisign, is the leading provider of Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) and digital certificate solutions used by websites and consumers to conduct secure communications and transactions over the internet and private networks. Be sure that you are ordering in a Secure Mode: When your browser is in a secure mode, you will notice an unbroken key or lock at the bottom left corner of the page.
**Secure Socket Layer (SSL) means your personal information, including credit card number, is encrypted and is readable only by our order-processing department. Browsers that allow for SSL technology: We recommend using Netscape version 3.02 or later, or Microsoft Internet Explorer version 3.02 or later. For AOL software users, version 4.0 or later is recommended.
Our website does not enable our visitors to communicate with other visitors or to post information to be accessed by others. Because of the dynamic nature of our website and the internet, cookies are used to enable visitors to place orders on our website. A cookie is a small file stored on your computer that identifies you to our website. No personal information, credit card data or marketing data is stored in the cookie. We collect the personal data that you volunteer when using our services. We use this data for marketing and customer service administration. We do not collect information about our visitors from other sources, such as public records or bodies, or private organizations.
We have implemented security policies, rules and technical measures to protect the personal data that we have under our control from unauthorized access, improper use or disclosure, unauthorized modification and accidental loss. All of our employees and data processors who have access to and are associated with the processing of personal data are obliged to respect the confidentiality of our visitors' personal data. We ensure that your personal data will not be disclosed to State institutions and authorities except if required by law or other regulation. If you have any further privacy concerns regarding the use of our website, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
1. What personally identifiable information is being collected from you through the website, how it is used and with whom it is shared
2. What choices are available to you regarding the use of your data.
3. The security procedures in place to protect the misuse of your information.
4. 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 website. 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 only 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 necessary to fulfill your request, e.g. to ship an order.
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 policy.
Chim Chimney reserves the right to share customer information with third party vendors to perform services on its behalf. We make sure to obtain consent for such sharing where legally required.
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 or phone number given on our website:
• 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
We take precautions to protect your information. When you submit sensitive information via the website, your information is protected both online and offline.
Whenever we collect sensitive information (such as credit card data) that information is encrypted and transmitted to us in a secure way. You can verify this by looking for a closed lock icon at the bottom of your web browser, or looking for “https” at the beginning of the address of the webpage.
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.