True Fabrications, Inc. d.b.a. Collins (“Collins”) takes the protection and proper use of your personal information seriously. We respect your privacy, and take care to safeguard information in our possession.
Finally, please note that this policy does not apply to other companies’ or organizations’ websites to which we link.
A Special Note About Children
Our Sites are not designed or intended for use by children under 13 and comply with the provisions of the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act. If you are under 18, you should use our Sites only with involvement of a parent or guardian. Children under 13 may not submit any personally identifiable information to us, and if we discover that we have inadvertently gathered any such information from a child under 13, we will take appropriate steps to delete it.
What personal information does True Fabrications, Inc. gather?
The information we obtain from users helps us personalize and continually improve your shopping experience at our Sites. Here are the general types of information we gather:
Information You Give Us
Collins receives and stores any information you provide to us during your order and registration process. Such information may include your name, shipping address, billing address, email address, phone number, credit card number, shopping interests and preferences, transaction history, and other personal data (“Personal Information”). We collect Personal Information that is reasonably necessary to comply with your requests and with our legitimate business interests. You can choose not to provide certain information, but then you might not be able to participate in certain useful Site features.
Information Gathered Automatically
Collins receives and stores certain non-personal identifiable information when you visit our Sites. For example, like many websites, we use “cookies” and “clear gifs” to obtain certain types of information when your web browser accesses one of our Sites, or when you are provided the opportunity to complete surveys, participate in a sweepstakes or other incentives, or open or respond to any newsletter or other email you may have requested.
Examples of the information we collect and analyze in this manner include the Internet protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer to the Internet; computer and connection information such as browser type and version, operating system, and platform; your behavior on our Sites and related services, including the products you view or searched for, as well as the URL you come from and go to next (whether this URL is on our site or not).
You are always free to decline our cookies if your browser permits, although in that case you may not be able to participate in our surveys or incentives, purchase products, or take advantage of certain useful Site features.
How do we use personal information?
Information about Site users is an important part of our business and we take steps to maintain the privacy and security of such information against unauthorized access. We generally use such information for such purposes as customizing future shopping and savings opportunities for you, improving our services, and communicating with you if you have authorized such communication. If you currently receive our emails and do not wish to continue receiving them, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
From time to time, we employ other companies and individuals to perform various functions on our behalf. Examples include fulfilling orders, delivering packages, sending postal mail and email, removing repetitive information from customer lists, analyzing data, providing marketing assistance, providing search results and links (including paid listings and links), processing credit card payments, and providing customer service. They have access to personal information needed to perform their functions, but may not use it for other purposes.
As Collins continues to develop our business; we might sell or buy stores, subsidiaries, or business units. In such transactions, customer information generally is one of the transferred business assets but remains subject to the promises made in any pre-existing Privacy Notice (unless, of course, the customer consents otherwise as described above). Also, in the unlikely event that Collins or substantially all of its assets are acquired, customer information will be one of the transferred assets.
Protection of True Fabrications, Inc. and Others
How secure is information about me?
We have reasonable security measures in place to protect against loss, misuse and alteration of your information under our control. While no system is completely foolproof, we take the security of your personal information seriously, and our security measures are designed to protect that information in a responsible manner. However, you should be aware that any communication via the Internet, and security measures in connection with such communication, is not failsafe or foolproof, and there is always a possibility that data may be lost or intercepted by unauthorized parties during such transmission or after receipt. You agree that Collins shall have no liability whatsoever in connection with such lost or intercepted data.
From time to time, Collins will send newsletters and other email to members and others. You can always choose not to receive email from Collins Each of our email messages contains a link or instructions at the bottom of the email for the purpose of adjusting your email subscription preferences.
Collins is opposed to unsolicited commercial email (“spam”). If you receive any unsolicited emails from spammers, please be assured that Collins did not provide your email address to such parties.
What choices do I have?
As discussed above, you can always choose not to provide information, although that might prevent us from personalizing our services for you or may prevent you from taking advantage of certain useful Site features.
If you do not want to receive informational or promotional information from us via phone, email or mail, or want to review, delete, change or modify any of your Personal Information, you may do so by sending an email email@example.com. Please include the email address you used when you registered with the Site and/or provided the information to help us verify your request.