BNoticed values both our customers and visitors to our website. We also recognize that you deserve to understand how information about you is collected, used and shared. We appreciate your trusting us with this information and want to assure you that we that we handle all such information reasonably and carefully. This policy describes the information that we may collect, how it may be collected and used as well as related privacy protection considerations.
What is Personally Identifiable Information?
Personally Identifiable Information includes information about a natural person that is directly identifiable to that person. Examples of this information includes an individual’s full name, address, telephone number and, in particular, Social Security Number. Information that is not readily identifiable to a person is not considered Personally Identifiable Information. Examples of information that is not Personally Identifiable Information includes search engine used to reach site, domain names, and Internet Protocol (IP) addresses.
What Information Does BNoticed Collect from Visitors?
Non-Personally Identifiable Information: To better understand how visitors use our website and how we can improve the site for visitors (e.g. performance, content, etc.), BNoticed automatically collects and stores information that does not personally identify you. This non-personally identifiable information includes:
· Domain Name Used
· Internet Protocol (IP) address which may also be translated to determine domain names of your Internet Service Provider (ISP)
· Web browser used during visit
· Web page visited prior to accessing our site (e.g. google search, etc.)
· Operating System used during visit
· Date, time and duration of visit
· Web pages and links on our site which you accessed
Personally Identifiable Information: We do not collect any personally identifiable information unless you volunteer to provide the information. Examples of information that you may elect to voluntarily provide includes:
· Information you voluntarily provide in setting up an account on our website and/or logging into a previously set up account.
· Information you voluntarily provide in completing on-line forms for any purpose including registering for Insight & Idea Article updates, requests for information about products or services, quote requests and on-line orders for products or services.
· Information you voluntarily provide in completing surveys or promotions sponsored by us including on-line contests.
· Information you provide in email correspondence with us including your email address.
This information may be used to respond to your inquiries, to provide you with status of orders and to further improve our website and/or services. Some information may be utilized to pre-populate on-line forms including quote requests and order forms. BNoticed may also utilize email addresses to communicate with you for the purpose of following up on orders as well as for marketing purposes including reorder reminders, to advise of sales or to introduce new products. Only marketing emails representing BNoticed are allowed and BNoticed prohibits sale of customer information to 3rd parties for marketing or advertising purposes. You may opt-out of BNoticed’s marketing emails on the My Accounts page.
Like many web sites, BNoticed.com uses “cookies” to obtain certain information when your web browser accesses our website. While this information is typically not personally identifiable, the exception to this is user login and password for registered users which enable select customized features such as your wish list.
How Secure is Your Personal Information?
BNoticed uses Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) software to encrypt information as a means of protecting the information during transmission between your web browser and our website. Credit card information is transmitted to the appropriate credit card company using industry standard encryption methods. In addition, information you provide is stored behind firewalls to prevent corruption of data and to block unknown and/or unauthorized access to our systems and information. Only employees and agents who need access to your information as part of our business functions are allowed access to that information.
It is important to note that security of data transmission over the internet cannot be guaranteed to be 100% secure. We cannot warrant the security of any information transmitted to us. Visitors and Customers share in the security of their information. Always use quality passwords and protect your passwords and computer from unauthorized access. Always sign-off from the website when using shared computers.
What Information Does BNoticed Share?
BNoticed does not sell or share customer’s personal information with any third-party for marketing purposes. Similarly, BNoticed does not accept third-party advertising on this website.
Like many retailers, BNoticed employs agents (e.g. other companies and individuals) to assist us in performing functions on our behalf. Examples include fulfilling orders, decorating merchandise, delivery of samples and orders, credit card processing, and credit verification. These entities have access to personally identifiable information that they require in providing their products or services but they are restricted from using this information for any other purpose.
We may release account information and other personal information when required by law as well as to protect the rights, property and safety of BNoticed and its employees. This may include for fraud protection as well as credit risk mitigation.
What information can you access and update?
If you do not want your browser to accept “cookies” from our website, most browsers can be configured to prevent acceptance of cookies or to remove or disable cookies. See your specific browser’s Help menu for specific guidance. Please be aware that our website may not function as intended if cookies are blocked.
You may view personal, company and order information in the “My Account” screen of our website and update certain information on this page. You may also adjust preference to decline receipt of emails from BNoticed. Please be aware that, without alternative methods to contact you we may be unable to respond to your inquiries and quote request or process your orders.
While you may elect to not provide any voluntary personally identifiable information or opt-out of services utilizing this information, doing so may impair our ability to provide you with services, to respond to your requests or to process your orders.
Application, Conditions, Notices & Revisions of Policy
If you choose to visit our website, your visit and any dispute over privacy is subject to this Notice. If you have any concern about privacy at BNoticed.com, please provide us with background and specifics, and we will try to resolve it.