Introduction:

Please read our Privacy Policy in full before you use this website. Your continued use of our website confirms your agreement to and acceptance of our Privacy Policy. This website is hosted on Squarespace. They provide us also with the online e-commerce platform that allows us to sell our products and services to you

Use of Cookies:

This website uses so called cookies. Cookies are small pieces of data that websites store on a device. They enable us to obtain non personal statistical data relating to the computer used by our website visitors and may be used to implement changes to our website that we consider beneficial to your user/shopping experience. Data gathered by us may record your general interests in our website products.

Data we collect:

When running and maintaining our website we may collect and process the following data. Your use of our website which includes details of your visits, pages viewed and site facilities utilised. This may include, but is not limited to, traffic, location and communication data. Personal data provided by you during purchasing a product. Data provided when you communicate with us by email, telephone or post.

Use of data:

When you purchase something from our store, as part of the buying and selling process, we collect the personal information you give us such as your name, address and email address. Any information gathered from you during your use of this website will be kept confidential and used only in the course of fulfilling orders placed by you, in providing authorized communications, or as required by law. Credit card information will not be stored after your order is complete. Your purchase is finalised through our chosen payment card provider (Stripe, PayPal). By providing contact and payment information in the course of placing an order, you consent to allow this information to be used to process and fulfill that order. Email marketing (if applicable): With your permission, we may send you emails about our store, new products and other updates.

Information sharing and disclosure:

We may store and process your information through third-party hosting services in the US and other jurisdictions. For example we use Squarespace to power our online shop. As a result, we may transfer personal information to a jurisdiction with different data protection and government surveillance laws than your jurisdiction. If I am deemed to transfer information about you outside of the EU, we rely on Squarespace’s Privacy Shield as the legal basis for the transfer, as Squarespace is Privacy Shield certified. We may disclose your personal information if we are required by law to do so or if you violate our Terms of Service

Data retention:

We retain your personal information only for as long as necessary to provide you with our services and as described in our Privacy Policy. However, we may also be required to retain this information to comply with our legal and regulatory obligations, to resolve disputes, and to enforce our agreements. Generally we keep your data for the following time period: 5 years.

How to turn cookies off?

It is usually possible to stop your browser accepting cookies, or to stop it accepting cookies from a particular website. All modern browsers allow you to change your cookie settings. You can usually find these settings in the Options or Preferences menu of your browser.

Third party cookies:

On some pages of our website, other organisations may also set their own anonymous cookies. They do this to track the success of their application, or to customise the application for you. Because of how cookies work, our website cannot access these cookies.

Third Party Services/Links:

When you click on links on our store, they may direct you away from our site. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of other sites and encourage you to read their privacy statements. In general, the third-party providers used by us will only collect, use and disclose your information to the extent necessary to allow them to perform the services they provide to us. However, certain third-party service providers, such as payment gateways and other payment transaction processors, have their own privacy policies in respect to the information we are required to provide to them for your purchase-related transactions. For these providers, we recommend that you read their privacy policies so you can understand the manner in which your personal information will be handled by these providers. In particular, remember that certain providers may be located in or have facilities that are located at a different jurisdiction than either you or us.

Use of Squarespace:

This site is built using Squarespace, and uses Squarespace's commerce function to take and process orders. When you click on links on our website/store, they may direct you away from our site. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of other sites and encourage you to read their privacy statements. Squarespace's terms and conditions, including its privacy policy, can be found here.

Use of Stripe:

This site's payment processing system is run using Stripe. Stripe's terms and conditions, including its privacy policy, can be found here.

Use of PayPal:

This site's payment processing system is run using PayPal. PayPal’s terms and conditions, including its privacy policy, can be found here.

Use of Google Analytics:

This website uses Google Analytics, which is a web analytics service offered by Google that tracks and reports website traffic by using cookies. Information about its privacy and data policy can be found here.

Use of Instagram:

This website uses the service of Instagram via the embedded Instagram button. Its privacy policy can be found here.

Use of Facebook:

This website uses the service of Facebook via the embedded Facebook button. Its privacy policy can be found here.

Use of Twitter:

This website uses the service of Twitter via the embedded Twitter button. Its privacy policy can be found here.

Consent:

By using this site, you represent that you are at least the age of majority in your state or province of residence, or that you are the age of majority in your state or province of residence and you have given us your consent to allow any of your minor dependents to use this site. When you provide us with personal information to complete a transaction, verify your credit card, place an order, arrange for a delivery or return a purchase, we imply that you consent to us collecting it and using it for that specific reason only. If we ask for your personal information for a secondary reason, like marketing, we will either ask you directly for your expressed consent, or provide you with an opportunity to say no. If after you opt-in, you change your mind, you may withdraw your consent for us to contact you, for the continued collection, use or disclosure of your information, at any time by contacting us at: theremaybecats@gmail.com

Changes to this Privacy Policy:

We reserve the right to modify this privacy policy at any time, so please review it frequently. Changes and clarifications will take effect immediately upon their posting on the website.

Contact:

Should you have any comments, queries or concerns relating to our Privacy Policy please contact us via email: theremaybecats@gmail.com or mail us: There may be cats, F.A.O. Elke Boschinger,  65 Horniman Drive, London, SE23 3BZ, United Kingdom

 

Policy last updated: 24/05/2018