PRIVACY POLICY

This privacy policy sets out how Linda’s Dance Shop uses and protects any information that you give us when you use this website.

 

Linda’s Dance Shop is committed to making sure that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

 

Linda’s Dance Shop may change occasionally change this privacy policy.  You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes.

What type of information we collect:

 

We may collect the following information:

  • Your name and address

  • Your contact details including your email address and telephone number

  • Your payment details (including bank account, credit card details, billing and delivery addresses)

  • Any additional information relevant to customer special offers/discounts

How do we collect information about you:

We collect information about you when you:

  • request products or services

  • sign up to our email newsletter

  • participate in promotions

  • provide us with your personal information from your usage of our website and any other information you post on our website, e-mail or send us

  • provide us with information in the course of our interactions with you

  • Persons under the age of 16 must not disclose any personal information without first getting the permission of a parent or a guardian.

What we do with the information we collect:

 

We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular:

  • To process your order and payments

  • Internal record keeping

  • We may use the information to improve our products and services

  • Monitoring marketing effectiveness

  • Responding to enquiries and queries

  • To improve customer service

  • To send periodic emails about new products, special offers or other information which we think you may find interesting using the email address you have provided​

How we store, use, share and disclose site visitors' personal information:

 

Linda's Dance Shop is hosted on the Wix.com platform. Wix.com provides us with the online platform that allows us to sell our products and services to you. Your data may be stored through Wix.com’s data storage, databases and the general Wix.com applications. They store your data on secure servers behind a firewall. 

All direct payment gateways offered by Wix.com and used by Linda's Dance Shop adhere to the standards set by PCI-DSS as managed by the PCI Security Standards Council, which is a joint effort of brands like Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover. PCI-DSS requirements help ensure the secure handling of credit card information by our store and its service providers.

Security

 

We will not sell, rent or trade your personal information to any third party.   We are dedicated to making sure that your information is protected.  In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online, however Linda’s Dance Shop does not accept responsibility for data loss as a direct result of a person’s malicious intent, computer attack or infection.

Controlling your personal information

 

You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways:

  • Whenever you are asked to fill in a form on the website, look for the box that you can click to indicate that you do not want the information to be used by anybody for direct marketing purposes

  • If you have previously agreed to us using your personal information for direct marketing purposes, you may change your mind at any time by writing to or emailing us

 

How we use cookies

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