Privacy Policy

OUR COMMITMENT TO PRIVACY

COLLEC knows that you care how information about you is used and shared, and we appreciate you trusting that we will do so carefully and sensibly. To better protect your privacy, we provide this Privacy Policy explaining our online information practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used on this website. By visiting www.collec.com, you are accepting the practices described in this Privacy Notice.

WHAT WE COLLECT

When you visit our website and any online services provided by this website, such as shopify, Paypal or others, you may provide us with personal information (such as name, address, e-mail address, telephone numbers and/or credit/debit card information) that you knowingly choose to disclose, which is collected on an individual basis for various purposes. We may collect the following information:

Anonymous web statistics collected as you browse this website; Personal information that you knowingly provide us.

THE WAY WE USE INFORMATION

As a matter of principle, COLLEC gathers the minimum amount of data required to respond to your request, complete your transaction or otherwise serve your needs. When you supply information about yourself for a specific purpose, we use the information for only that purpose. We do not share this information with 3rd parties except to the extent necessary to complete that order.

You can register with our website if you would like to receive newsletters and marketing emails on our products and services. Information you submit on our website will not be used for this purpose unless you fill out the form. We use return email addresses to answer the email we receive. COLLEC will take reasonable measures to obtain e-mail consent from you expressly seeking you to opt out.

OUR COMMITMENT TO DATA SECURITY

Personally identifiable information is stored on our server and is not publicly accessible. Further, personally identifiable information is only accessed by COLLEC personnel on a “need to know” basis. To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online. Additionally, sensitive data such as credit card numbers are encrypted using SSL and other industry standard measures, to provide an additional level of security.

CHOICE/OPT-OUT

If you have registered to receive e-mail communications from us and later change your mind, you may contact us to have your name removed from our distribution lists. You can send an email to: customercare@collec.com

INFORMATION COLLECTED ON THIS SITE

Anonymous information is collected for every visitor to this site. This includes pages viewed, date and time, and browser type. IP numbers are not stored, but are temporarily used to determine domain type and in some cases, geographic region. We do not make any association between this information and a visitor’s identity.

When you visit our website, our servers make a log of basic information corresponding to the sites and pages you have visited. This information is stored primarily to track the effectiveness of our website and individual sections and pages within them.

When visiting a website Cookies are simple text files stored by your web browser that provide a method of distinguishing among visitors to the website. COLLEC uses cookies to identify your browser as you visit pages on the COLLEC website or its affiliated websites. Cookies created on your computer by using our website do not contain personally identifiable information and do not compromise your privacy or security.

ONLINE PURCHASES

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, we imply that you consent to our collecting it and using it for that specific reason only. This information is not used for any other purpose than to fulfill your request and is not shared with 3rd parties except as necessary to fulfill the order.

THIRD-PARTY SERVICES

In general, the third-party providers used by us 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 to 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 will be handled by these providers. In particular, remember that certain providers may be located in or have facilities that are located a different jurisdiction than either you or us. So if you elect to proceed with a transaction that involves the services of a third-party service provider, then your information may become subject to the laws of the jurisdiction(s) in which that service provider or its facilities are located.

LEGAL DISCLAIMER

We may disclose personal information when required by law or in the good-faith belief that such action is necessary in order to conform to the edicts of the law.

AGE OF CONSENT

By using this site, you represent that you are at least the age of majority in your state or province of residence, or that you are the age of majority in your state or province of residence and you have given us your consent to allow any of your minor dependents to use this site.

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.