Privacy Policy

OPALCABOCHON.COM respects your right to privacy and is committed to protecting our customers’ Personal Information (defined below).  This Privacy Policy summarizes the following practices regarding information collection, use, and disclosure practices for OPALCABOCHON.COM

What information does OPALCABOCHON.COM collect from you, how do we collect information from you and how do we use it?

To whom do we share your information?

How can you update, correct, or delete your personally identifiable information?

What are your choices regarding the collection, use, and distribution of your information?

What security precautions are in place to protect against the loss, misuse, or alteration of your information?

Use of “cookies.”

Contacting OPALCABOCHON.COM for privacy questions or concerns.

Changes to this Privacy Policy.

 This Privacy Policy does not apply to any website owned and/or operated by or on behalf of any third party, even if we provide a link to such a website on our Website. Capitalized terms used herein without definition shall have the meanings given such terms in the OPALCABOCHON.COM Terms and Conditions of Use.

 

When we refer to “OPALCABOCHON.COM,” “we,” “us” or “our,” we mean OPALCABOCHON.COM or the specific division, subsidiary, affiliate, or Agent (defined below) that operates this Website, provides its content or processes information received through it, each as appropriate and applicable.

 

When we refer to “you” or “you’re,” we mean the person accessing this website. If the person accessing this Website acts on behalf of, or for the purposes of, another person, including a business or other organization, “you” or “your” also means that other person, including a business organization.

 

We created this Privacy Policy to help you understand how we collect Personal Information, what types of Personal Information we collect, how we use it, the steps we take to safeguard it, and the choices you have regarding how it may be used and disclosed. This Privacy Policy addresses some types of information, including Personal Information, means of collecting such information, and uses of such information that may not presently apply to one or more of the Websites. We are nevertheless advising you about these matters because we want to maintain flexibility in offering additional features without having to revisit this Privacy Policy every time we revise the Websites or offer new functions. No description of any type of information means of collecting information, including Personal Information, or use of such information will obligate us to collect any particular information, make any particular use of any such information, or offer any particular functionality.

 

In order to operate the Website and provide you with information, products, and services that may be requested by or of interest to you, we may also collect and retain Personal Information. “Personal Information” refers to information that identifies (whether directly or indirectly) a particular individual, such as information you provide on our forms, surveys, applications, or similar online fields. Examples of Personal Information may include your name, postal address, e-mail address, telephone number, Social Security number, date of birth or financial information (e.g., passwords, bank and other financial institution account numbers and billing address) and demographic information (e.g., zip code, hometown, gender, financial transaction history information, and age.

 

By submitting your Personal Information through our Website, you will be considered to have given your permission and consent for the collection, use, retention, and disclosure of your Personal Information as set forth in this Privacy Policy.

 

Use of our Website and OPALCABOCHON.COM services is strictly limited to persons who are of legal age in the jurisdictions in which they reside. You must be at least eighteen (18) years of age to use our Website and OPALCABOCHON.COM services. OPALCABOCHON.COM will not knowingly accept any information from an individual under the age of thirteen (13) years. In compliance with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (“COPPA”), any information that OPALCABOCHON.COM may receive from any individual who is reasonably believed to be under the age of thirteen (13) years will be deleted. If you are under the age of thirteen (13) years, please do not provide any Personal Information through the Website. If you are under the age of thirteen (13) years and have already provided Personal Information through the Website, please have your parent or guardian contact us immediately using the information below so that we can remove such Personal Information from our files.

This Privacy Policy does not apply to any other website or offline point of contact between us and you. This Privacy Policy does not cover information, including Personal Information, we collect by means other than the Website. If you have any questions about how we use information, including Personal Information, collected by means other than the Websites, you should inquire at or before the time you give such information to us.

OPALCABOCHON.COM reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to change, modify, add or remove any portion of the terms, in whole or in part, of this Privacy Policy at any time. Please review this Privacy Policy periodically, as we may update it from time to time. Each time you visit any of the Websites or provide us with information, including Personal Information, by doing so you are accepting the practices described in this Privacy Policy as in effect at that time.

 

WHAT PERSONAL INFORMATION DO WE GATHER?

 

When you visit this Website, you may provide OPALCABOCHON.COM with two types of information: Personal Information you knowingly and voluntarily choose to disclose, and information that we automatically collect as you browse this Website. We contract with other companies to provide certain services, including credit card processing, affiliate marketing, and shipping. We provide these companies with only the information they need to perform their services and work closely with them to ensure that your privacy is respected and protected. These companies are prohibited by contract from using this information for their own marketing purposes or from sharing this information with anyone other than OPALCABOCHON.COM and its affiliates.

 

The web servers that serve the Website may gather certain navigational information about where visitors go on our Website and information about the technical efficiencies of our Website and services. In the process of gathering navigational information, anonymous information may be collected which will provide information regarding a visitor’s use of our Website. Anonymous information means information that does not directly or indirectly identify, and cannot reasonably be used to identify, a particular individual. Examples of anonymous information may include information about your Internet browser, domain type, service provider, and IP address information collected through tracking technologies (see “How We May Collect Your Information,” below, for additional information regarding our use of tracking technologies) and aggregated or de-identified data. We may also collect location information, which means information that may be collected by certain mobile applications and that identifies your physical location. This information may be collected from your mobile device’s location-aware features when you request certain services that are dependent on your physical location.

How We May Collect Your Information:

Information Collected and Stored Automatically

Your IP Address

Like most e-commerce Websites, each time you visit any Website, we may automatically collect your IP address and the web page from which you came. In order to administer and optimize the Websites for you and to diagnose potential issues with our Website, we may use your IP address to help identify you and to gather broad demographic information about you. We may also supplement this information with Website traffic information that is collected automatically when you visit our Website, and with information acquired from our joint marketing partners, third parties, and our affiliated companies.