Collection of Information
In order to use The Gathered Store website, we may require information from you in order to provide the best service possible. Any information collected by The Gathered Store is collected via correspondence from you be it via the telephone, Email, mail, fax or directly through our website.
Use of Collection Information
The details we collect from our customers is used to communicate with you, for billing and fulfillment purposes, and to provide you with our a high level of customer service.
Storage of Collected Information
The security of your personal information is important to us. When you enter sensitive information (such as credit card numbers) on our website, we encrypt that information using secure socket layer technology (SSL). When Credit Card details are collected, we simply pass them on in order to be processed as required. We never permanently store complete Credit Card details. We follow generally accepted industry standards to protect the personal information submitted to us, both during transmission and once we receive it.
Marketing & Communications
We will not issue with any marketing material unless you have checked our approve marketing material check box.
The Gathered Store may at its discretion use other third parties to provide essential services on our site or for our business processes. We may share your details as necessary for the third party to provide that service. These third parties are prohibited from using your personally identifiable information for any other purpose. The Gathered Store does not share any information with third parties for any unknown or unrelated uses.
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 comply with a judicial proceeding, court order, or legal process served on our Website.
Links on The Gathered Store site to external entities are not covered within this policy. The terms and conditions set out in this privacy statement only cover the domain name of www.thegatheredstore.com
We reserve the right to modify this privacy statement at any time, so please review it frequently.
The Gathered Store uses the PayPal and eway Payment Gateways for its online credit card transactions. PayPal and eway processes online credit card transactions for thousands of merchants, providing a safe and secure means of collecting payments via the Internet. All online credit card transactions performed on this site using the PayPal and eway gateways are secured payments. For more information about PayPal, eway and online credit card payments, please visit www.paypal.com and eway.co.nz.