Privacy Policy

 
 

Privacy Notice 

Last updated May 15, 2018

This privacy notice discloses the privacy practices for Blush and Blue Designs. By continuing to use Blushandbluedesigns.com and any of our services you are complying to the terms set out in this policy. If you do not agree to any of the policies below please exit this site and remove cookies from your computer after leaving our website. This privacy notice applies solely to information collected by this website. It will notify you of the following:

  1. What personally identifiable information is collected from you through the website, how it is used and with whom it may be shared.
  2. What choices are available to you regarding the use of your data.
  3. The security procedures in place to protect the misuse of your information.
  4. How you can correct any inaccuracies in the information.

In this policy, "we", "us" and "our" refer to Blush and Blue Designs. "You" refers to you, the viewer, user or customer of this website.

Information Collection, Use, and Sharing 

We are the sole owners of the information collected on this site. We only have access to/collect information that you voluntarily give us via email or other direct contact from you. We will not sell or rent this information to anyone.

We will use your information to respond to you, regarding the reason you contacted us. We will not share your information with any third party outside of our organization, other than as necessary to fulfill your request, e.g. to ship an order.

Unless you ask us not to, we may contact you via email in the future to tell you about specials, new products or services, or changes to this privacy policy.

Information other than personal information. We consider this information to be data collected through a variety of sources. One of our sources for other information is cookies and other technologies that record Data about the use of our website. Other information that may be collected are:

  • Browser and device data, such as IP address, device type, operating system and Internet browser type, screen resolution, operating system name and version, device manufacturer and model, language, plug-ins, add-ons and the version of the Services You are using;
  • Transaction data, such as purchases, purchase amount, date of purchase, and payment method;
  • Cookie and tracking technology data, such as time spent on the website, pages visited, language preferences, and other anonymous traffic data

Your personal data: Collected personal data may be used to (i) provide services; (ii) detect and prevent fraud; (iii) mitigate financial loss or other harm to Users, Customers, and Blush and Blue Designs; and (iv) promote, analyze and improve our shop products, webinars, classes and other media. Examples of how we may use Personal Data include:

  • To verify an identity for compliance purposes;
  • To create contracts for services between us and you
  • To respond to inquiries, send service notices and provide customer support;
  • To process a payment, communicate regarding a payment, and provide related customer service;
  • To develop new products;
  • To send marketing communications;
  • To improve or modify our Services; and
  • To develop business plans that allow us to make informed decisions, and report on the performance of business

In addition to the purposes above for which we may process your personal data, we may also process your personal information where such processing is necessary, such as for compliance with a legal obligation to which we are subject, or in order to protect your vital interests or the vital interests of another person.

 

Orders

We request information from you on our order form. To buy from us, you must provide contact information (like name and shipping address) and financial information (like credit card number, expiration date). This information is used for billing purposes and to fill your orders. If we have trouble processing an order, we'll use this information to contact you.

We may disclose personal information such as your name, address and/or business address, and phone number to our suppliers or subcontractors as necessary for shipping, fulfillment and billing purposes.

This website implements stripe.com for all payment processing. Wherever we collect sensitive information (such as credit card data), that information is encrypted and transmitted to stripe in a secure way. You can verify this by looking for a lock icon in the address bar and looking for "https" at the beginning of the address of the Web page.

Security 

We take precautions to protect your information. When you submit sensitive information via the website, your information is protected both online and offline.

We use reasonable organizational, technical and administrative measures to protect personal data. Unfortunately, no data transmission or storage system can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. If You have reason to believe that your interaction with us is no longer secure, please contact us at maria@blushandbluedesigns.com immediately.

While we use encryption to protect sensitive information transmitted online, we also protect your information offline. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job (for example, billing or customer service) are granted access to personally identifiable information. The computers/servers in which we store personally identifiable information are kept in a secure environment.

Sensitive Information. Because email communications are not always secure, please do not include credit card or other sensitive Data (such as racial or ethnic origin, political opinions, religion, health, or the like) in Your emails to us.

Cookies

Some of our business partners may use cookies on our site (for example, advertisers). However, we have no access to or control over these cookies. 

These companies may place or recognize a unique cookie, or similar tracking technology, on Your browser (including the use of pixel tags). They may also use these technologies, along with data they collect about Your online use, to recognize You across the devices You use, such as a mobile phone and a laptop, and to make decisions about the advertisements You see. If You would like more information about this practice, and to learn how to opt out of behavioral advertising delivered by Network Advertising Initiative member companies in desktop and mobile browsers on the particular device on which You are accessing this Privacy Policy, please visit the Network Advertising Initiative and Digital Advertising Alliance.

Your Access to and Control Over Information 

This website incorporates privacy controls which affect how we will process your personal data. By using the privacy controls, you can indicate how you would like to be communicated with, whether you would like to receive direct marketing communications, and whether you would like to include email marketing communications. Such controls are used whenever we collect personal data on forms and email marketing signups

You may opt out of any future contacts from us at any time. You can do the following at any time by contacting us via maria@blushandbluedesigns.com or by using the unsubscribe link at the bottom of any email communications.

  • See what data we have about you, if any.
  • Change/correct any data we have about you.
  • Have us delete any data we have about you.
  • Express any concern you have about our use of your data.

If emailing us your request, please make clear in the email what Personal Data You would like to have changed. For your protection, we may only implement requests with respect to the Personal Data associated with the particular email address that you use to send us your request, and we may need to verify your identity before implementing your request. 

Data Retention

We will retain your personal data and information for the period necessary to fulfill the purposes outlined in this Privacy Policy unless a longer retention period is required or permitted by law. Data is retained for specific purposes , including to ensure that transactions can be appropriately processed, settled, refunded or charged-back, to help identify fraud and to comply with anti-money laundering and other laws and rules that apply to us and to our financial service providers. For this reason we may not always be able to specify in advance the periods for which your personal data will be retained.

Links

This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.

Advertisements

We may use third-party advertising companies to serve advertisements regarding goods and services that may be of interest to You when You access our websites,

To understand and improve the effectiveness of our advertising, we may also use web beacons, cookies, and other technologies to identify the fact that You have visited our website or seen one of our advertisements, and we may provide that Data to one or more third party advertising networks. The Data we provide may include the time and date of Your visit to our website, pages viewed, links clicked and other information. This information does not include your identity.

We may choose to work with Google AdWords, Doubleclick, or other advertising networks. Each of these companies has its own privacy policy, which we encourage You to review. 

Our blog

We can’t be held responsible for how someone interprets and implements the content on our site. Blog post both written by Blush and Blue Designs and in some cases, paid or unpaid third parties, are writing on experiences and offering suggestions. The ideas and suggestions offered in such posts are for entertainment purposes only. Please use discretion if attempting any of the recommendations provided.

Your California Privacy Rights

California's "Shine the Light" law, Civil Code section 1798.83, requires certain businesses to respond to requests from California customers asking about the businesses' practices related to disclosing personal information to third parties for the third parties' direct marketing purposes. Alternately, such businesses may have in place a policy not to disclose personal information of customers to third parties for the third parties' direct marketing purposes if the customer has exercised an option to opt-out of such information-sharing. If you wish to opt-out of our sharing of your information with third parties for the third parties' direct marketing purposes, edit your preferences by emailing us at maria@blushandbluedesigns.com (please include your name, mailing address, and email address).

Children under the Age of 13

The Site is not intended for children under 13 years of age. We do not knowingly collect or store any personally identifiable information from children under the age of 13. If you are under 13, please do not register on the Site, make purchases through the Site or send any information about yourself to us, including your name, address, telephone number or email address. If you believe that we might have any information from a child under the age of 13, please contact us immediately at maria@blushandbluedesigns.com

Surveys & Contests 

From time-to-time our site requests information via surveys or contests. Participation in these surveys or contests is completely voluntary and you may choose whether or not to participate and therefore disclose this information. Information requested may include contact information (such as name and shipping address), and demographic information (such as zip code, age level). Contact information will be used to notify the winners and award prizes. Survey information will be used for purposes of monitoring or improving the use and satisfaction of this site.

Future Updates to this policy

We may update this policy from time to time by publishing a new version on our website. We may provide you with disclosures and alerts regarding the Privacy Policy or Personal Data update, or through email address and/or the physical address listed in Your account. You agree that electronic disclosures and notices have the same meaning and effect as if we had provided You with hard copy disclosures. Disclosures and notices in relation to this Privacy Policy or Personal Data shall be considered to be received by you within 24 hours of the time they are posted to our website or, in the case of subscribed users and clients, sent to through one of means listed in this paragraph.

You should check this page occasionally to ensure you are happy with any changes to this policy.

If you feel that we are not abiding by this privacy policy, you should contact us immediately via telephone at 919.351.9897 or via email maria@blushandbluedesigns.com.