This Policy is applicable to personally identifiable information or personal information that we collect when you visit or use our website or use any of our other products or services. It also applies to personal information you provide when you otherwise interact with us such as when you place an order, make a payment, submit images, and submit contact request form for the American Fur Team. This Policy also applies to the personal information that we may obtain from our partners and third-party sources.
Personal information under this Policy is information that we directly associate with a specific person such as the name, address, phone, email address, account information (e.g., credit card information etc.), online activities or other specific personal information related to a specific person.
Collecting Personal Information
We collect personal information about you as part of the normal course of our business when you make a purchase at our site or when you use our services or otherwise interact with us. The various ways in which we may obtain personal information from you are described below.
- Sign Up / Purchase And Like.
We collect personal information when you sign up at our site, purchase, or use our products or services, or when you send us email, make a call to us or otherwise communicate with us. And, when you pay for products or services, or when you contact us to inquire about a product or service you have previously purchased. In some cases, the personal information we ask you to provide will be taken to ensure you take full advantage of our products and services.
- Automatically / Digitally Collected
We receive certain types of personal information automatically whenever you use our services. For example, your IP address, the type of browser you use etc.
How We May Use Personal Information
We may use the personal information we collect from you for a variety of different purposes; for example, to provide products or services, process and complete orders and transactions, ship or otherwise deliver products or services, respond to requests, make internal business researches and decisions, and more.
Below are some additional and more specific examples of possible usage of personal information by us:
- To offer products and services for marketing and promotional purposes, including, sending emails. We also offer opt-out options for emails.
- Billing and credit card personal information is used to process your orders for products and services and to deliver products and services to you.
- Verify and validate your identity.
Also, we may use information about your activities and services to better know your potential interest in other products or services.
Additionally, we keep information as a record of our interactions and transactions with you. When you place an order or otherwise deal with us or our customer service representatives, we may record the conversation. We may also keep record of emails we receive from you.
We may provide notice to you about unauthorized access or other possible/actual invasions of certain security systems, as required by law or otherwise.
Furthermore, we may use personal information about you to respond to legal needs, as described below.
We may use personal information about you to do any or all of the following:
(i) Investigate or prevent fraud, crime, unauthorized use of personal information or our site, economic or personal harm to us or anyone else.
(ii) Product recalls.
(iii) For investigating, protecting, or enforcing our rights and property or those of anyone else.
It is impossible to list every lawful use that we might make of personal information and the above examples are not intended to do so; they are only a general description and are for illustration.
Disclosing of Personal Information
We may disclose personal information as follows:
With Your Consent. We disclose personal information about you to third parties with your consent. We may obtain consent from you in ways such as follows:
Through a form or agreement, agreements or registration pages, verbally. Sometimes your consent can be a part of the terms and conditions applicable while we provide you a particular product or service. Also, your consent is sometimes implicit. For instance, if you purchase a product through our site and require that it be shipped to you, we find in it your consent to our disclosure of your name and address to third-party fulfillment and courier or shipping providers to complete the delivery process, and, of your credit card number to the bank/credit card processor to authorize/process the transaction.
During Product / Service Fulfillment.
We may disclose/share personal information to third parties who help us in completing transactions or provide services on our behalf. For example, for hosting a site, fulfilling orders, collecting and providing products reviews, or sending our emails. Through contracts with these third parties, we restrict such parties as to how they may use and disclose personal information about you.
Certain Commercial / Business Transfers
Personal information about you may be disclosed as part of a commercial business transaction, such as a mergers and acquisitions, and joint ventures or sale of company assets. It may also be disclosed in cases such as insolvency and bankruptcy.
To Follow Legal Process
We may disclose personal information about you in order to comply with the law, to enforce or apply any contracts and agreements; during transactions to fulfil your order; to protect our rights or property; in situations such as claims, disputes and legal litigation to protect ourselves and our patrons and customers from the harmful acts like theft, fraud, or abuse; or if we determine disclosing personal information about you is necessary in an emergency.
Cookies and Similar Mechanisms
Access to Personal Information
We do not keep all personal information in a format that it can be accessed or updated by you. Similarly, we will determine what and how that information may be accessed. We may also maintain a record of changes made (including deletions) and disclose them if required by law. We can keep personal information for as long as we deem as necessary or suggestible. We reserve the right to keep such information for the maximum time not prohibited by law. Additionally, we may discard personal information so you should maintain your own records.
Security Measures for Personal Information
We take variant measures to protect personal information from unauthorized access and avoid unauthorized use and disclosure while it is under our control. However, security breaches and mistakes can and do happen and we do not guarantee the security of personal information.
Protecting Personal Information
If you believe personal information in our control about you has been accessed in an unauthorized way, please contact us immediately.
Emails Opt Out
If you want to opt out of marketing emails from American Fur, follow the method provided in the email.
Policy about Children
We do not solicit or knowingly collect information from minors under the age of 13, in compliance with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (“COPPA”).
Possible Changes in This Policy
We can update this Policy according to changes in our practices or if laws or regulations require us to change it. If material changes in this policy happen, we will notify you by posting notice of the change on our site and on this page for a reasonable period of time before we start implementing that change.
Questions, Comments or Concerns