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Privacy Policy

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Effective Date: July 2022

Your Privacy and AbbyPearl Empire LLC (collectively and individually referred to as "AbbyPearl Empire", AbbyPearl", "us", "We" or "Our").

 

WHO WE ARE AND HOW YOU CAN CONTACT US

We are AbbyPearl Empire LLC and we are based in Texas, USA. We are committed to protecting your privacy and respecting and upholding your rights when you use this website. This Privacy Policy applies to the products and/ or services we provide on the website abbypearlempire.com ("the website), our social media channels and explain how we collect, hold ,use and disclose data and comply with the requirements of the Privacy Act of U.S and constitute part of our website Terms & Conditions.

At AbbyPearl, it's easy to find something you love. We carry a large variety of stylish items to meet every price point. Have a look at our products and start dreaming about that perfect addition to your closet.

We give our customers the most enjoyable shopping experience possible. That's why we believe that our store policies should be fair, clear and transparent. Below you'll find a list of all our policies, which detail the way we operate our business. If you can't find the information you are looking for, kindly get in touch. 
 

This Privacy Policy does not cover information that you submit on other websites, even if we communicate with you on other websites. For example, if you post something on Instagram, Facebook, Pinterest, YouTube, Twitter, TikTok or any other platform, that information is governed by the privacy policies on those websites, and is not governed by this privacy policy.

 

You can contact us for privacy related questions by completing the contact form on our website. We will only use your personal information in appliance with U.S law. Principles and to the extent applicable, with the US General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and any replacement legislation or regulation or guideline and standards governing the use, storage and transmission of personal data. 

 

OUR ROLE IN YOUR PRIVACY

If you are a customer, subscriber or just a visitor on our website, this privacy policy will apply to you.

 

OUR RESPONSIBILITIES

As we are the providers of the products and services on this website, we determine our why your data is processed. We do not sell or rent your details to any third parties. We are committed to protecting your privacy and we want you to know exactly what information is collected and how we use them.
 

YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
Please read this Privacy Policy on our website Terms and Conditions. If you provide us with any data relating to a third party, you confirm that you have the right to authorize us to process that data on your behalf In accordance with this privacy policy.

 

 

WHEN AND HOW WE COLLECT DATA

From the moment you visit our website, we are collecting data, sometimes you might provide this data by completing a form or setting up an account, otherwise we might collect the data automatically. We may also collect data when:

  • You purchase a gift card or redemption on our sites.

  • You purchase an online course webinar, webinar, product or service.

  • You interact with us on social media

  • You complete any sign of forms, landing pages or send us a direct message via social media or an email to any of our nominated emails.

  • You participate in events, promotions, and giveaways or any requests for additional data such as customer surveys.

  • You accept our cookies and other tracking technologies on any device you use to interact with us.

  • You voluntarily submit your data to us for any reason.

TYPES OF DATA WE MAY COLLECT

  1. Contact Details (Name, address, email, phone number)

  2. Financial information (bank details when you are making the purchase on the site).

  3. Your business name (sometimes)

  4. Basic information about your business or about you in relation to the service we want to provide to you (Sometimes).

  5. Data about the product and services you purchase

  6. Data about your experience with our website and other products that we provide and services.

  7. Data relating to your circumstances and such other information that is relevant to the products and services we provide to you.

  8. Data relating to your attendance at seminars or other events held by us (including webinars and podcasts).

  9. Data that identifies you (your IP address, login, browser type, time zone, browser plugin, geolocation, what operating system and version). We do not link this with any personal data.

  10. Data on how you use our website, (URL clicks, products and services views, how long you are on the website, all our pages and all the actions).

USE AND DISCLOSURE OF YOUR DATA.

Under Data laws, we are only allowed to use your data for specific reasons and where we have the legal basis to do so.

We will use your data for the purposes it was collected are related purposes that includes:

  • Operating our website.

  • Providing you with products, information and services

  • Customer support

  • Tracking your purchase history

  • Detecting and preventing fraud

  • Improving our website

  • Making your experience on our website more efficient and enjoyable

  • Market research. E.g. we may contact you for feedback about our products and services.

  • Provide you with information about events, other products and services. Opportunities that may be of interest to you.

  • Marketing (with your consent),

  • Monitoring your compliance with our website terms and conditions.

We may disclose your data for the purposes it was collected and also

  • As required by law subject to our obligations

  • With your consent

  • Within our business

  • To send you marketing materials (with your consent)

  • To process your participation in any promotion and giveaways (including contacting you if you win, displaying your name online and on social media platforms).

  • Share with third parties to enable us to provide our products and /or services.

 

GOOGLE ANALYTICS

We use Google Analytics functions. You can find out how your data is collected and there are instructions on how to opt out of Google Analytics data tracking.

 

Our use of Google Analytics may include but is not limited to display advertising and marketing. You may see our adverts across the internet, this is due to the use of tracking technologies (cookies) to optimize and serve our adverts based on past visits to our website.  When you log onto our website, we, with the help of Google Analytics, use your browsing behavior to connect this with other data that you previously provided to us in accordance with this privacy policy.

 

FACEBOOK INSIGHTS

We use Facebook Insights to track your interaction with our Facebook page. This will allow us to track usage and improve the performance of our page. We will use Facebook analytics to better measure, track and understand customer user experience to enable us to improve our products and services that we offer. You can check out Facebook's privacy policy and if you want to opt out of seeing ads on Facebook based on information we have received, you can control this in your ad preferences.


CHOOSING NOT TO PROVIDE PERSONAL DATA

You can choose not to provide us with any personal data. However, if you do this, we will not be able to provide you with any products or services however, you can continue to use our websites and browse the pages of our site.

 

TURNING OFF COOKIES

Our site uses cookies and similar technologies to provide certain functionalities to our website. You can turn off cookies by activating the setting in your browser that allows you to do this. You can also delete cookies through your browser settings, if you do decide to turn off cookies. You can continue to use the website however, certain services may not work as effectively.

 

 

MARKETING

We will always let you know before we collect any data from you what the intended use is and if we intend to use it for marketing and if the parties are involved, we will obtain your consent (which you can withdraw at any time). You can change your mind about marketing materials by opting out by

  • Completing the contact form on our contact page; or

  • Unsubscribing within the email if you have previously subscribed to our newsletter.

YOUR RIGHTS

You can exercise your rights at any time by contacting us via the contact us page on our website.

 

ASSESSING THE INFORMATION WE HOLD ABOUT YOU

We will provide you with the information within 30 days of your request, unless doing so would adversely affect the rights and freedoms of others ( e.g. Another person's confidentiality or intellectual property rights). We will tell you if we can't comply with the request and why.

 

INAAURATE INFORMATION

You can contact us to ask us to correct any information we hold about you that you believe is inaccurate.

 

OBJECTIONS TO USING DATA FOR PROFILING OR AUTOMATED DECISIONS

We may use your data to determine what products and services are relevant to you (e.g. tailoring our emails based on your behavior). Otherwise, the only circumstances in which we will use this data is to provide the products and services to you.

 

THE RIGHT TO BE FORGOTTEN

You have the right to request for your data to be erased. This means we have to delete all information that we hold about you, except to the extent of any information we are required to all due to our legal obligations.

 

MAKING A COMPLAIN

If you have any complaints regarding how your data is handled, please contact us via our contact page.


SECURITY OF THE DATA WE COLLECT

We realize that our customers trust us to protect their data. While we cannot guarantee the security of any information you transmit to us, or receive from us. We take that risk seriously or maintain reasonable and appropriate physical, electronic and procedural safeguards to help protect your data. This includes the following:

  • Password access to accounts

  • Storing electronic data with reputable third party storage providers who have appropriate security protections

  • Limits access to personal information to individuals who need to know

  • Using payment providers who are PCI DSS compliance.

  • We do not store your payment details.

 

WHERE WE STORE DATA

We use service providers based in US. If we transfer personal data outside of US, we will ensure that your privacy rights are adequately protected by ensuring these service providers have the same or similar measures in place to protect data shared.

 

 

HOW LONG WE STORE DATA FOR

We will keep your data for as long as we need it. This period we will also depend on your interactions with us. If you have many purchase with us, we will keep a record of your purchase for the period necessary for invoicing and tax purposes. When we no longer need to keep your information, we will delete it permanently or anonymize data which is no longer necessary.

 

 

THIRD PARTIES WHO ACCESS YOUR DATA

We share data with third parties in the following circumstances: 

  • Other companies in our group of companies, as necessary to operate our site

  • Our suppliers and service providers working for us e.g. payment processors

  • Our professional and legal advisors

  • Third parties engaged in fraud prevention and detection

  • Law enforcement or other government authorities

  • Share with third parties who enable us to provide products and services we may include:

  1. Payment processors such as Stripe, PayPal, Shopify, who may process your payment for any products and services bought from us

  2. Social media analytics such as Facebook, Instagram, Google and YouTube, for purposes of custom audience generation and the development of targeting criteria;

  3.  Other third parties such as zoom, Active Campaign for processing and holding data that enable us to ensure you are kept informed on all course information, logins and marketing material, offers, promotions, newsletters, blogs, video training

  •  Where we have your consent to do so or otherwise where we are legally permitted to do so.

 

PAYMENT SECURITY

All of our real- time credit card authorizations are handled by secure third party gateway providers and these are secured by the highest level of authority. The following measures are taken to protect your data:

  1. Payments are fully automated with an immediate response.

  2. Your complete credit card number cannot be viewed by us or any outside party.

  3. All transaction data is encrypted encrypted for storage within our third party gateway suppliers bank -grade data center, further protecting your credit card data.

  4. Our third party gateway provider is an authorized third party processor for all the major US banks.

  5. Our third party gateway provider will at no time touch your funds, all money is directly transferred from your credit to the merchant account held by us.

 

We use third party gateway providers that are widely respected for providing secure and reliable online payment solutions. We have chosen to deal with the best so you can feel safe that your personal information is kept safe and secure at all times. While we attempt to protect the information in our possession, no security system is perfect. We cannot promise that information about you will remain secure in all circumstances.

 

The Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) is an information security standard for all organizations that handle branded credit cards from major card schemes. PCI DSS is a standard mandated by the card brands like Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover and is managed by the PCI Security Standards Council.

 

PCI- DSS requirements help us ensure the secure handling of credit card information through our sites and the service providers.

 

 

AGE OF CONSENT

By using this site, you warrant that you are at least the age of majority in your state or territory of residence. Our site should not be used by anyone under the age of majority, and we do not knowingly collect data from anyone under the age of majority.

 

 

COOKIES AND HOW TO BLOCK THEM

We use cookies, this app helps us improve the products and services we provide. Unfortunately, they are not the edible "cookies" they are data files that are placed on your device or computer and it's often include an anonymous unique identifiers. Cookies can also be used to analyze traffic and for advertising and marketing purposes. They do not harm your system, and the help function in your browser will tell you how to restrict or block cookies. For more information about cookies and how to disable cookies, visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org. If you use browser settings to block all cookies, you may not be able to access all or parts of our sites.

 

 

WEB BEACONS

We may use web beacons (or clear gifts) on our websites and in our emails. So basically we where we send emails, we can track behavior such as opened the emails, who clicked the links and collect information such as your IP address, your browser or email type. We then put this information together to improve the performance of our email campaigns and provide you with better and /or services specific to specific to your need. You will always have the ability to opt out of any emails we send. Just click the link in the email that says "unsubscribe".

 

GOVERNING LAW

This privacy policy and your use of the website is governed in all respects by the law of United States of America.

 

UPDATES TO OUR POLICY

Please make sure to check in on our privacy policy periodically, as we may update this privacy policy from time to time in order to reflect, for example, changes to our practices or for other operational, legal or regulatory reasons. We will always ensure that the current date of the privacy policy also known as the "effective date" is prominently displayed at the very top of this privacy policy. So you know is the latest version.

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