This policy statement statement sets out what information we may collect when you use our website, and how we process your personal information.
SECTION 1 – WHAT DO WE DO WITH YOUR INFORMATION?
When you purchase something from our website as part of the buying and selling process we collect personal information you supply such as your name, address and email address.
When you browse our store, we also automatically receive your computer’s internet protocol (IP) address in order to provide us with information that helps us learn about your browser and operating system.
SECTION 2 – CONSENT
How do you get my consent?
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 our collecting it and using it for that specific reason only.
If we ask for your personal information for a secondary reason, for example email marketing, we will either ask you directly for your expressed consent, or provide you with an opportunity to say no.
How do I withdraw my consent?
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. Furthermore, every email we send through our email management platform includes a link to unsubscribe at any time.
SECTION 3 – DISCLOSURE
We may disclose your personal information if we are required by law to do so or if you violate our Terms of Service.
SECTION 4 – WOOCOMMERCE
Bubblestorm Management (Proprietary) Limited, trading as WooCommerce provide us with the online e-commerce platform that allows us to sell our products and services to you.
Your data is stored through WooCommerce’s data storage, databases and the general WooCommerce application. You can view the WooCommerce Date Protection Policy here.
SECTION 5 – STRIPE AND PAYPAL®
We use Stripe and PayPal® to process payments.
+ We use Stripe to securely process your order without leaving the website. You can use your debit card, credit card, or bank account. Furthermore, Stripe supports the ability to process customer refunds, either in whole or in part.
Stripe has been audited by an independent Payment Card Industry (PCI) Qualified Security Assessor (QSA) and is certified as a PCI Level 1 Service Provider. The PCI Security Standards Council is a global organisation that maintains and promotes Payment Card Industry standards for the safety of cardholder data across the globe.
+ You also have the option to pay using your PayPal® account. PayPal® automatically encrypts all payment information to safeguard your personal and financial details. PayPal® does not share your personal information to third parties (including us).
SECTION 6 – THIRD PARTY SERVICES
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 a different jurisdiction than either you or us. So if you elect to proceed with a transaction that involves the services of a third-party service provider, then your information may become subject to the laws of the jurisdiction(s) in which that service provider or its facilities are located.
As an example, if you are located in Canada and your transaction is processed by a payment gateway located in the United States, then your personal information used in completing that transaction may be subject to disclosure under United States legislation, including the Patriot Act.
SECTION 7 – SECURITY
To protect your personal information, we take reasonable precautions and follow industry best practices to make sure it is not inappropriately lost, misused, accessed, disclosed, altered or destroyed. We follow all PCI-DSS requirements and implement additional generally accepted industry standards.
We offer the use of a secure server. All supplied sensitive/credit information is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology and then encrypted into our Payment gateway providers database only to be accessible by those authorised with special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential. After a transaction your private information such as your credit card number will not be stored on our servers.
SECTION 8 – COOKIES
SECTION 9 – AGE OF 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.
If our website is acquired or merged with another company, your information may be transferred to the new owners. This enables the new owners to continue to sell products to you.
SECTION 11 – TERMS OF SERVICE
The terms of service that apply to your use of the website owned and operated by Thyroid Naturopathics including www.thyrosynergy.com and all sub-domains can be viewed here.