Our Commitment To Privacy
Your privacy is important to us here at Ambegoda. We provide this notice explaining our online information practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used. Ambegoda, being an e commerce service, acts as conduit for a large amount of sensitive and private data. We strive to maintain the privacy of both our merchant clients and the shoppers who patronize their online stores. It is our strict policy not to share, rent or sell such data to anyone without your electronic consent.
The Information We Collect
This notice applies to all information collected or submitted on the [Ambegoda] website. On some pages, you can order products, make requests, and register to receive materials.
Ambegoda collects personally identifiable information from our users at several different points on our website.
If you purchase online shopping cart services, or other products or services from Ambegoda, we request personally identifiable information from you, including contact information, such as name, e-mail, and shipping address, as well as and financial information, such as credit card number and expiration date.
Ambegoda is a shopping cart services company. Accordingly, if you are purchasing goods or services from a merchant who uses the Ambegoda (a “Shopper”), we collect personally identifiable information from you, including contact information, such as name, e-mail, and shipping address, as well as and financial information, such as credit card number and expiration date. Ambegoda Merchants allow you to submit information about other people. For example, if you order a gift online and want it sent directly to the recipient, you will need to submit the recipient’s address. In this circumstance, the types of personal information collected include name, e-mail, phone number and shipping address.
We will occasionally send you communications on products, services, special deals, promotions and news at Ambegoda. Out of respect for your privacy, we present the option not to receive these types of communications. Please see the “Choice and Opt-out” below.
We will send you service-related announcements on rare occasions when it is necessary to do so, for instance, if our service is temporarily suspended for maintenance. You may not opt-out of these communications, which are not promotional in nature. If you do not wish to receive them, you have the option to cancel your account.
Based upon the personally identifiable information you provide us, we will send you a welcoming e-mail to verify your signup. We will also communicate with you in response to your inquiries, to provide the services you request, to invoice you and to manage your account. We will communicate with you by e-mail, telephone or mail.
Information Storage and Maintenance
We store information that we collect through cookies, log files, and clear gifs to create a “profile” of your preferences. We tie your personally identifiable information and your purchasing history, to information in the profile, in order to provide tailored promotions and marketing offers and to improve the content of the site for you.
In charging your credit card, we may use external third party software or services to verify your address, in order to validate the charge.
Information Sharing and Disclosure
Aggregate Information (non-personally identifiable)
We may share aggregated demographic information about our user base with our marketing partners and advertisers. This information does not identify individual users. We do not link aggregate user data with personally identifiable information.
We reserve the right to disclose your personally identifiable information as required by law and when we believe that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights and/or to comply with a judicial proceeding, court order, or legal process served on us.
The security of your personal information is important to us. When you enter sensitive information such as a credit card number, we encrypt that information using secure socket layer technology (SSL). You can learn more about SSL at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Secure_Sockets_Layer.
We follow generally accepted industry standards to protect the personal information submitted to us, both during transmission and once we receive it. No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure, however. Therefore, while we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
In the event Ambegoda goes through a business transition, such as a merger, acquisition by another company, or sale of all or a portion of its assets, your personally identifiable information will likely be among the assets transferred. You will be notified via e-mail or prominent notice on our websites of any such change in ownership.
Changes in this Privacy Statement