General Browsing Information
Shardae.org gathers navigational information during each visitor's use of our Site. In the process of gathering navigational information, non-personally identifiable information (e.g., domain type, browser version, service provider and IP address and the like) may be collected. The navigational information tells Shardae.org about the use of our Site by visitors, including the areas of our site that are most visited or the time of a last visit to a page on our Site. It also tells us about the technical efficiencies of our Site and services (e.g., the time it takes a visitor to connect to our Site or download pages). The navigational information helps us better understand a visitor's experience at
Shardae.org and improve upon that experience by recognizing and delivering more of the features, services and products our visitors prefer. We may provide this statistical information to third parties, but when we do so we do not provide personally identifying information without your permission.
Shardae.org may ask you to provide personal information when you establish or update a Shardae.org account, sign up for Shardaé LLC e-mail, enter a contest, participate in a survey, shop online, check the status of an order, request a catalog, purchase and send an e-gift card or create or send a wish list or gift reminder.
Categories of information collected include name, address, e-mail address, recipient's name and e-mail address, order information, telephone number, credit card information and messages or reminders you create.
Shardaé LLC may collect and store personally identifiable information, to respond to questions, and to process or fill orders or requests.
Shardaé LLC may use this information to provide goods and services that you request and to let you know of additional goods and services about which you might be interested. Shardaé LLC may also use this information to customize your experience using our Web site.
Shardaé LLC may also retain transaction and experience information, such as information about your transactions with us, as well as information about our communications with you. Examples include your account history, requests for information and our responses. We may match user information we collect with offline data available from other sources in order to carry out our business and to provide our goods and services and to conduct advertising and promotions more effectively.
For product or service orders, Shardaé LLC may need additional information in order to process or to fulfill your order or request. Except as otherwise stated in this Policy, Shardaé LLC will not share your personal information with third parties without your permission, except as otherwise necessary to (i) process or fulfill your order, (ii) respond to your request or answer your inquiries, (iii) forward your information to one or more Shardaé LLC Consultants so that they may contact you in response to your communications to us; or (iv) comply with any applicable law, court order or other judicial process.
Use of Personal Information
Shardaé uses the personal information we collect from you to deliver products that you have ordered, to fulfill requests that you have created, to contact you or the product recipient(s) in the event of order or delivery difficulties, for verification purposes, to respond to your inquiries, and to deliver services and information about our products or Web site, including adding you to our print catalogue mailing list.
We will use the information you provide when you visit us to sign up for Shardaé LLC e-mail to send you updates about Shardaé products, promotions and events. In addition, we will use your name and mailing address provided during such sign up, in all the ways described in this privacy statement and we will use your e-mail address as described in this privacy statement for e-mail addresses collected after August 25, 2006. In the event you would no longer wish to receive such communications from Shardaé please notify us by using our Contact Us page.
Information you provide to us will be transmitted to and stored in information technology facilities and databases maintained in the United States of America. By submitting information to us, including non-public personal information, you consent to the transmission of your information to and the storage of that information in the United States.
Shardaé LLC will not sell or rent personally-identifying information collected during your use of our Site without your permission. Shardaé LLC may, however, transfer your information in the event that we transfer ownership of all or a significant part of our stock, assets or business.
If you place a request for products or services, Shardaé LLC may use information you provide to us to ship your order.
Shardaé LLC may rely upon third parties for important elements of our operations, so we may provide your nonpublic personal information, such as your name, address, and account information to these third parties so that they can do their job, such as servicers, financial service providers, marketing companies that help us market our products. We will take appropriate steps to protect your information in these circumstances. These third parties also may have their own privacy policies.
Shardaé LLC may also share the information we collect about you with third parties including retailers, credit card issuers and processors, banks and other financial institutions and government agencies.
Shardaé LLC may use your personally-identifying information to improve our marketing and promotional efforts, to statistically analyze Site usage, to improve our content and product offerings and to customize our Site's content, layout, and services.
Shardaé LLC may use your information to deliver information to you that, in some cases, is targeted to your interests. We may ask you to provide us voluntarily with additional information regarding your personal or business interests, experience or requests, which we may use to customize our service for you.
Shardaé LLC may use your e-mail address, your mailing address, and phone number to contact you regarding administrative notices, new product offerings and communications relevant to your use of the Site. If you do not wish to receive these communications, please Contact Us
Shardaé LLC may use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server, to manage our Site and to enhance our Site based on the usage pattern data we receive. Shardaé LLC reserves the right to transfer any information we have about you in the event we sell or transfer all or a portion of business or assets to a third party.
Privacy Of Children On Our Website
To ensure compliance with federal law, Shardae.org does not knowingly collect or maintain information provided by children under the age of 18. If a child has provided us with personally-identifying information without parental or guardian consent, the parent or guardian should contact us to remove the information.
Links To Other Websites & Services
For your convenience, our Site may contain links to other sites, especially sites operated by independent Shardaé LLC Consultants. Shardaé LLC is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such Web sites. We encourage you to review the separate privacy policies of each site you visit.
Updates To The Privacy Statement
Please review the Privacy Statement for any material changes made within the last thirty days with respect to categories of information collected at Shardae.org or material changes in how we use information collected at Shardae.org (whether a deletion or addition). If you are concerned about how your personal information is used, please visit our site often for this and other important announcements about Shardae.org.
Shardaé LLC respects the online privacy of all visitors to our website. By using the Site, you consent to the collection and use of this information by in a manner consistent with the guidelines stated in this policy.
Questions or Concerns
Shardae.org takes the following types of security measures to protect the information you provide to us: use of technologies and policies such as limited access data-centers, firewall technology, secure socket layer certificate authentication and limitations of administrative access to our systems. In addition, it is our policy not to send your credit card number via e-mail. In fact, this is a practice we encourage you to adopt in all of your Internet activities.
We have designed Shardae.org to accept orders only from Web browsers that permit communication through Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology; for example, 4.0 versions or higher of Netscape Navigator, versions 5.01 or higher of Internet Explorer, versions 0.8 or higher of Firefox and versions 1.2 or higher of Safari.
While we implement the above security measures on this Site, you should be aware that 100% security is not always possible. Whenever you voluntarily disclose personal information online--for example on message boards, through e-mail or in chat areas--that information can be collected and used by others. No data transmission over the Internet or any wireless network can be guaranteed to be perfectly secure. As a result, while we try to protect your personal information, we cannot ensure or guarantee the security of any information you transmit to us, and you do so at your own risk.
Testimonials and Blogs
At times, when we have enthusiastic customers whose stories we would like to share with our community of users, we will post them to our Web site in the testimonials section. We will, however, make sure we receive a customer's permission to post the information prior to posting. If you choose to use our OhMiBlog on this site, you should be aware that any personally identifiable information you submit there can be read, collected, or used by other users of this forum, and could be used to send you unsolicited messages. We are not responsible for the personally identifiable information you choose to submit in these forums. If we find that something is not appropriate for posting, we will remove it immediately.
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Changes in this Privacy Statement
If we decide to change our privacy statement, we will post those changes to this privacy statement, the page, and other places we deem appropriate so that you are aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we disclose it.
We reserve the right to modify this privacy statement at any time, so please review it frequently. If we make material changes to this statement, we will notify you here, by email, or by means of a notice on our home page prior to the change becoming effective.