ALTRESS PRIVACY POLICY 

This Privacy Policy, incorporated by Altered by Kimberly Barasch Inc. (the “Company”) and www.altress.com (the “Site”), is integrated into the Company’s Terms of Use (“Terms”). As such, we encourage you to please read and understand the Company’s Terms.

This Privacy Policy applies to any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person (“Personal Information”) processed on the Site and any other online or offline offerings. This Privacy Policy does not apply to third-party websites, services or applications. Unless otherwise explicitly stated in writing (see following paragraph), you consent to our Privacy Policy through use of our Site.

Should you have any questions about the Terms or Privacy Policy, please contact us at customercare@altress.com. If at any time you would like us to delete any of your Personal Information on file and opt out of the use of your Personal Information for marketing purposes, please e-mail customercare@altress.com and be sure to include your e-mail address full name, and customer account password, if applicable.

This Privacy Policy may change from time to time. Should we make any changes to this Privacy Policy, we will post those changes in this section and you will receive an e-mail informing you of such an update. You understand and agree that you will be deemed to have accepted the updated Privacy Policy if you use the Site after the updated Privacy Policy is posted on the Site. If at any point you do not agree to any portion of the Privacy Policy then in effect, you must immediately stop using the Site. 

WHAT INFORMATION DO WE COLLECT AND HOW DO WE USE IT?

The Site collects Personal Information in an effort to improve and personalize our customer shopping experience, products, website functionality, generally manage customer accounts, and to communicate with our customers about our products, services, promotions, and send occasional newsletters. Please note that if you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future e-mails from us, you may use the unsubscribe link found at the bottom of the e-mail to opt out our e-mails. Please note that you will continue to receive transaction-related e-mails regarding products and purchases. You will also continue to receive non-promotional e-mails regarding updates to our Terms and Privacy Policy. 

The Company may use your information collected online to process and fulfill your order. We also collect e-mail addresses at various locations within the Site including when you order from the Site so that we can send you any necessary e-mail messages related to your order, such as an order confirmation notice.

We collect information such as your name, e-mail, postal address and credit card information that you provide to us when you place an order. We also may collection Personal Information when you save your information with us or when you participate in a referral program, customer loyalty program, sweepstakes, promotion or survey: please note that all information collected from your participation in surveys is provided by you voluntarily.

In addition, we maintain a record of your product interests, purchases and whatever else might enable us to enhance and personalize your shopping experience. We monitor site use and traffic patterns to improve our website design and the products and services we offer. The Company and the Site recognizes that it must maintain and use customer information responsibly.

As you navigate the Site, certain passive information may also be gathered during your visit, including through cookies. Cookies are small text files placed in visitors’ computer browsers to store their preferences. Most browsers allow you to block and delete cookies, however if you do that, the Site may not work properly. You may also stop or restrict the placement of cookies on your computer or remove them from your browser by adjusting your web browser preferences. Please note that cookie-based opt-outs must be performed on each browser, mobile application, and device that you wish to have opted out. For example, an opt-out on your computer browser will not opt you out on your mobile device.

We may use cookies or other technologies that are necessary to the operations of our Site to identify irregular site behavior, fraudulent activity and improve Site security. We also may use cookies or other technologies to allow you to use functions such as the shopping cart, enhanced presentation of content on the Site, and general enhanced Site functionality.

Our servers may automatically collect data about Site usage, including Internet Protocol (IP) addresses and we may use IP addresses to convert into a rough geo-location for site analytics. 

We may also release your information when required by law (i.e. court order or subpoena), or when we believe release is appropriate to comply with law enforcement (i.e. investigation or prosecution of suspected or actual illegal activity), to enforce our Company policies or contracts, or protect ours or others’ rights, property or safety.

To serve you better, we may combine information you give us online with publicly available information and information we receive from or cross-reference with select partners and others. By combining this information, we are better able to communicate with you about our products, special events and promotional purposes and to personalize your shopping experience. 

WE DO NOT DISCLOSE INFORMATION TO OUTSIDE PARTIES

The Company will not sell, rent, trade, exchange or otherwise transfer your Personal Information for any reason, without your consent. This, however, excludes trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you (i.e. delivering the purchased product), so as long as these third parties agree to keep all Personal Information confidential.

We do not share credit card information with third parties except for the purpose of processing payment for products you've ordered. When you make a purchase through our Site, we process your payments through a third-party application. Please note that this third-party application may collect certain financial information from you to process payment on behalf of the Company, including your name, shipping, billing and e-mail addresses, and other information.

THIRD-PARTY LINKS AND SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORMS

Occasionally, we may include links (or reference to links) to other websites on the Site. These third-party sites and/or social media platforms are not controlled, endorsed or represented by the Company, and have separate and independent privacy policies. We encourage you to read the privacy policies of each link. The Company is not responsible for any content, products or services on or available from those websites, links, or social media platforms, and disclaims any liability arising from your use of them. You acknowledge sole responsibility and assume all risk arising from your use of any third-party websites or links, and their related content.

SECURITY OF YOUR INFORMATION 

When ordering with us, we want our customers to feel confident that their Personal Information and credit card data are completely safe. On the Site, we employ 256-bit Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) technology that safely encrypts all of your Personal Information when placing an order, and guarantees it is sent securely into our systems to be processed. Please be aware, however, that no method of transmitting information over the Internet or storing information is completely secure. Accordingly, we cannot guarantee the absolute security of any information. If we learn of a security system’s breach, we may attempt to notify you electronically by posting a notice on the Site or sending you an e-mail.

 

Updated February 2019