This policy answers the following questions:
- What information do we collect about you and how do we use it?
- Will we share your personal information with third parties?
- What choices do you have about the collection and use of your personal information?
- What security measures do we take to safeguard your personal information?
Types of Information We Collect
Personal information means information that can be used to identify and contact you. You do not need to submit personal information to access certain areas of the Site, but if you do not want to disclose certain personal information to us, you will not be able to access certain aspects of the Sari Closet Features.
We collect personal information when you create an account through the Sari Closet Features; subscribe to our newsletter; participate in forums, polls, surveys, and questionnaires; participate in contests, sweepstakes, or other promotions; redeem coupons; purchase or rent a product through the Sari Closet Features; register a product that you have purchased; or receive customer or technical support.
To create an account for the Sari Closet Features, we require you to provide your name, date of birth, billing address, telephone number and email address. You will also need to create a screen name. When you are purchasing or renting products through the Sari Closet Features, we will ask for your shipping address, and credit card or other payment information.
Additionally, we may also collect other types of information (known as demographic information) such as your gender, hobbies, occupation, marital status and clothing brand preferences. This demographic information may be associated with your personal information.
How We Use Your Personal Information
The personal information you provide to us will allow us to fulfill your product or service order; alert you of new products or services, features, or enhancements; handle/route your customer service questions or issues; and/or notify you of upgrade opportunities, contests, promotions, or special events and offers. We also use your e-mail address to send you messages about the Sari Closet Features and other general announcements.
We keep track of your interactions with us, including but not limited to your activity within the Sari Closet Features. We may use personal information that you provide to us to send messages to you in response to your request to perform an activity in connection with your use of any of the Sari Closet Features. We may also use your personal information to contact you when necessary.
Cookies and Web Beacons
"Cookies" are small bits of electronic information that a website sends to a visitor's browser and are stored on the visitor's hard drive. Like many websites, we employ cookies in certain areas of the Site to allow us to provide information which is targeted to your interests and to make your online experience more convenient. For example, when you return to one of our websites after logging in, cookies provide information to the website so that the website will remember who you are. Should you disable cookies in your browser, you will have to provide your screen name and password each time you log in.
Our Invitation Service
We may offer an invitation service as a part of the Sari Closet Features. If you choose to use our invitation service to tell a friend about the Sari Closet Features, we will ask you for information needed to send the invitation, such as your friend's name and email address. We will automatically send your friend an email or instant message inviting him or her to visit the Site. We may, from time to time, continue to send messages to your friend as a reminder of your invitation. If your friend has not registered with the Site after we have contacted them on 5 occasions, we will stop sending your friend messages and will delete his or her information.
We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13. We take children's privacy seriously, and encourage parents to play an active role in their children's online experience at all times.
Sharing of Information
We may use your personal information to provide analyses of our users in the aggregate to prospective partners, advertisers and other third parties. We may also disclose and otherwise use, on an anonymous basis, affiliation, position, interests and other non-personal information about customers.
In addition, we will share the personal information we collect from you under the following circumstances:
Protection of rights. We will share personal information if we have a good faith belief that (i) access, use, preservation or disclosure of such information is reasonably necessary to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process, such as a court order or subpoena, or a request by law enforcement or governmental authorities, (ii) such action is appropriate to enforce the Terms of Service for the Sari Closet Features, including any investigation of potential violations thereof, (iii) such action is necessary to detect, prevent, or otherwise address fraud, security or technical issues associated with the Sari Closet Features, or (iv) such action is appropriate to protect the rights, property or safety of Sari Closet, its employees, users of the Sari Closet Features or others.
Asset transfers. If we become involved in a merger, acquisition or other transaction involving the sale of some or all of Sari Closet's assets, user information, including personal information collected from you through your use of the Sari Closet Features, could be included in the transferred assets. Should such an event occur, we will use reasonable means to notify you, either through email and/or a prominent notice on the Site.
Additional Information You Should Know About Third Parties
The Sari Closet Features may also have message boards and forums, where users can exchange ideas and communicate with one another. When you post to a message board, forum or chat area, please be aware that the information you post is made publicly available on-line and you do so at your own risk.
Control of Your Information
You may update or delete your personal information or modify your account preferences for the Sari Closet Features by writing to us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note that when you delete your account, we may retain your account information for a reasonable period of time afterward for the purpose of internal account management and fraud prevention activities.
Opting Out of Receiving Communications from Us
If you no longer want to receive our newsletter, e-mails or other announcements, you may unsubscribe by selecting "unsubscribe" in your account, writing to us at email@example.com or replying to the unsubscribe link at the bottom of our e-mails. Please note that you cannot unsubscribe from certain correspondence from us, including messages relating to your account transactions.
Dispute Resolution for Residents of the European Union
The personal information that you provide to us is stored on servers, which are located in secured facilities with restricted access, and protected by protocols and procedures designed to ensure the security of such information. In addition, we restrict access to personal information to Sari Closet employees, independent contractors and agents who need to know this information in order to develop, operate and maintain the Sari Closet Features. All Sari Closet personnel who have access to this information are trained in the maintenance and security of such information. However, no server, computer or communications network or system, or data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect user information, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us or through the use of any of the Sari Closet Features and you acknowledge and agree that you provide such information and engage in such transmissions at your own risk. Once we receive a transmission from you, we will endeavor to maintain its security on our systems.
Sari Closet adheres to the Safe Harbor Principles that were established by the U.S. Department of Commerce in consultation with the European Commission to comply with the European Commission's Directive on Data Protection.
Please read the Terms of Service governing the use of the Site and the Sari Closet Features.