PRIVACY POLICY


SECTION 1 - WHAT DO WE DO WITH YOUR INFORMATION?

When you create an account or purchase something from our store website (“our site”), as part of the purchase transaction process, we collect the personal information you give us such as your name, shipping and billing address, email address, payment details, company name, phone number, internet protocol (IP) address and device data. When you browse our site, we also automatically receive your computer’s IP address, network connection and your device and browser data. We collect this information in order to provide you with, and improve our services.

When we use the term “Personal Information” in this policy, it means any information related to an identifiable individual, but does not include the name, title, business address, or telephone number of an employee of an organization.

Email marketing (if applicable): With your permission, we may send you emails about our store, new products and other updates. You can withdraw your permission at any time.

SECTION 2 - CONSENT

How do you get my consent?

When you provide us with personal information to complete a transaction, verify your credit card, place an order, arrange for a delivery or return a purchase, your consent to our collecting such information and using it for that specific reason is implied.


If we ask for your personal information for a secondary reason, like marketing, we will either ask you directly for your expressed consent, or provide you with an opportunity to say no.

How do I withdraw my consent?

If you change your mind after you opt-in, you may at any time withdraw your consent for us to contact you for marketing purposes, by contacting us at sales@northgolfgear.com.

SECTION 3 - DISCLOSURE

We may disclose your personal information if we are required by law to do so, to prevent, investigate, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, or violations of our Terms of Service.

If our site is acquired or merged with another company, your information may be transferred to the new owners so that we or they may continue to sell products to you.

SECTION 4 - WIX


(a) Our store is hosted on Wix by Wix Inc. (“Wix”). They provide us with the online e-commerce platform that allows us to sell our products and services to you. Your data is accessed, transmitted, processed and stored through Wix’s data storage, databases and the general Wix application. Wix stores your data on a secure server, and follows industry standards on information security management to safeguard sensitive information, such as financial information and any other personal information. Any personal information accessed, transmitted or stored by Wix is subject to Wix’s Privacy Policy, located here https://www.wix.com/about/privacy

(b) Payment:


When you submit your payment information to complete your purchase, then Shopify stores your credit card data only as long as is necessary to complete your purchase transaction. After the purchase transaction is complete, your credit card information is deleted. During storage and transit, your credit card data is encrypted in compliance with the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI-DSS).

PCI-DSS requirements help ensure the secure handling of credit card information by our store and its service providers.


For more insight, you may also want to read Wix’s Terms of Use https://www.wix.com/about/terms-of-use and Privacy Statement https://www.wix.com/about/privacy

SECTION 5 - THIRD-PARTY SERVICES

In general, the third-party providers used by us in providing our services to you will only collect, use and disclose your information to the extent necessary to allow them to perform the services they provide to us.

However, certain third-party service providers, such as payment gateways and other payment transaction processors, have their own privacy policies in respect of the information we are required to provide to them for your purchase-related transactions.


For these providers, we recommend that you read their privacy policies so you can understand the manner in which your personal information, including credit card information, will be handled by these providers.

Once you leave our site or are redirected to a third-party website or application, you are no longer governed by this Privacy Policy or our website’s Terms of Service.

Links


When you click on links on our store, they may direct you away from our site. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of other sites and encourage you to read their privacy statements.

SECTION 6 - SECURITY

To protect your personal information, we take reasonable precautions and follow industry standards to make sure it is not inappropriately lost, misused, accessed, disclosed, altered or destroyed.

If you provide us with your credit card information, the information is encrypted using secure socket layer technology (SSL) and is encrypted with AES-256 encryption whenever it is stored. Although no method of transmission over the Internet or electronic storage is 100% secure, we follow all PCI-DSS requirements and implement additional generally accepted industry standards. However, we cannot guarantee the absolute security of your personal information.

SECTION 7 - COOKIES

We use cookies to recognize your device and provide you with a personalized experience


We May use cookies to serve customized ads from Google and other third-party vendors.


Our third-party advertisers use cookies to track your prior visits to our website and elsewhere on the Internet in order to serve you customized ads.
Opting out: You may be able to opt out of customized ads by visiting the Ads Preferences Manager (http://www.google.com/ads/preferences/), and the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on (http://www.google.ca/ads/preferences/plugin/). If you use our website without opting out, this means that you understand and agree to data collection for the purpose of providing you with remarketing ads.

SECTION 8 - CHANGES TO THIS PRIVACY POLICY

We reserve the right to modify this privacy policy at any time, so please review it frequently. Changes and clarifications will take effect immediately upon their posting on the website. If we make material changes to this policy, we will notify you here that it has been updated, so that you are aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we use and/or disclose it.

QUESTIONS AND CONTACT INFORMATION

You retain all rights to your personal information. In addition, we take reasonable steps to allow you to correct, amend or delete personal information that is shown to be inaccurate or incomplete.

If you would like to correct, amend or delete any personal information we have about you, contact us at sales@northgolfgear.