So, what type of information we collect?
We collect two types of information about our users:-
- Personally Identifiable Information; and
- Non-Personally Identifiable Information.
Personally Identifiable Information is information that can be linked to a specific individual, such as a name, address, telephone number, or email address. As you engage in certain activities on the Site, we may ask you to provide information about yourself.
Non-Personally Identifiable Information is information that does not identify a specific User. Our website uses a common technology called Cookies to collect information about how our Site is used and certain Non-Personally Identifiable Information. The Non-Personally Identifiable Information gathered by the Site may include your Internet service provider, browser type, operating system, the date and time of visits, the Site pages viewed, time spent at our Site, and the sites visited just before and just after our Site. It is important to note that Non-Personally Identifiable Information is collected on an aggregate basis without any association to your personal information which means that you remain anonymous at all times.
How Do We Use Personally Identifiable Information.
We provide some of our services and products through third parties (“Third Party Service Providers”). Third Party Service Providers perform functions on our behalf, like sending out and distributing our administrative and promotional emails. We may share your Personally Identifiable Information with these Third Party Service Providers to provide marketing assistance, provide search results and links, operate the Site, troubleshoot and provide customer service,
How Do We Use Non-Personally Identifiable Information.
We use Non-Personally Identifiable Information to troubleshoot and administer the Site, analyse trends, gather demographic information, comply with applicable law, and cooperate with law enforcement activities. We may also disclose or share Non-Personally Identifiable Information with Third Party Service Providers for the purpose of managing and targeting advertisements, improving our Site, and for market research analysis on our Site and other sites.
We use Third Party Service Providers to track and analyse Non-Personally Identifiable usage and volume statistical information from our Users to administer our Site and constantly improve its quality. We also use “Third Party Advertising Companies” to serve ads when you visit our Site. These companies may use Non-Personally Identifiable Information about your visits to this Site and other websites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services that may be of interest to you. We may also publish Non-Personally Identifiable Information for promotional purposes or as a representative audience for advertisers. Please note that this is not Personally Identifiable Information, only general summaries of the activities of our Users. Such data is collected on our behalf, and is owned and used by us.
User Choices on Collection and Use of Information.
You can always choose not to provide information, although it may be required to engage in a certain activity on the Site. As a condition of purchase of our products and services, we require your permission to send you Administrative and Promotional emails such as today’s deal being offered by onhighstreet.com. You may choose whether or not you would like to receive Promotional Emails, however you may not opt-out of Administrative Emails.
“Administrative Emails” relate to a User’s activity on the Site, and include emails regarding a particular User’s account, requests or inquiries, and purchases of products and services.
Promotional Emails are sent to Users who register with us and have not opted-out of receiving Promotional Emails. If you do not want to receive Promotional Emails from us, you may elect to opt-out of receiving Promotional Emails at any time after registering by e-mailing us at email@example.com by writing to us at the address contained herein, or by hitting the “unsubscribe” button at the bottom of any of our e-mails. When contacting us, please indicate your name, address, email address, and what Promotional Emails you do not want to receive.
Security of Information.
In an effort to prevent unauthorized access, disclosure or accidental loss of your Personally Identifiable Information, we use reasonable efforts to secure the information you provide. Although we take reasonable steps to safeguard and prevent unauthorized access to your Personally Identifiable Information, we can't be responsible for the acts of those who gain unauthorized access, and we make no warranty, express, implied or otherwise, that we will prevent such access. Communications you may have with us via email may not be secure unless we advise you that security measures are in place prior to your sending information. Therefore, if you choose to communicate with us through these means, you are assuming the risk of doing so and we request that you do not send or post sensitive information through these means.
“Cookies” are a feature of web browser (Internet Explorer, Firefox, etc.) software that allows web servers to recognize the computer used to access a site. They are small pieces of data that are stored by a user's web browser on one site to simplify subsequent interactions with that site by the same user or to use the information to streamline the user's transaction on related web pages. This makes it easier for a user to move from site to site and to complete transactions over the Internet. Cookies should make your online experience easier and more personalized. If you do not wish to transmit "cookie" information about yourself, you may turn off the cookie function in your web browser; please consult the "Help" section of your browser to correctly do so. If you elect to turn off cookies, however, you may not be able to access certain features of the Site and your use of some portions of the Site may be affected.
Privacy Policies of Third Party Sites.
Miscellaneous Privacy Issues.
Minors under the age of 18 may not use the Site. We do not collect or maintain information from anyone known to be under the age of 18, and no part of the Site is designed to attract anyone under the age of 18.