PRIVACY & SECURITY
For U.S. Orders only
Effective as of March 01, 2013
Your Privacy and the Security of Your Personal Information is Very Important to Us
- What information Beloved Sparkles gathers from users of our Websites.
- How Beloved Sparkles uses the personal information that you share with us and that we learn about you because of our relationship.
- How Beloved Sparkles uses “cookies” and “IP Addresses.”
- What personal information, if any, Beloved Sparkles may share about you with others and the conditions that protect your information if it must be shared.
- What kind of security measures Beloved Sparkles takes to protect your information from loss or disclosure and how Beloved Sparkles will inform you in the event of a security breach.
- The circumstances under which you can access your personal information you have shared with Beloved Sparkles and have that information corrected, restrict Beloved Sparkles’s use of that information, and even have it removed from our records.
- Other things you should know about privacy and Beloved Sparkles.
Type of Information our Websites and Stores Collect About You
Beloved Sparkles collects information that you provide to us or that we learn about you from your use of our Websites or shopping at our stores. We receive and store information you enter on our Websites, provide to us at our stores, or give to us in any other way. For example, you may provide information to us when you register with our Websites, sign-in, search, add items to your shopping cart, pay for an item, participate in a survey, contest or promotion, apply for a job, request to receive our marketing materials, or communicate with Beloved Sparkles’s customer service. As a result of those actions, you might supply us with such information as your name, address, phone number, email address, payment card information, and personal shopping and product preferences. In applying for a job with us, you may provide to us your name, address, phone number, email address, previous work experience, references and other personal information about your background and experience.
Individuals may choose to provide personal information through this website, in our Stores and through our Customer Service line. Personal Information is collected online when users voluntarily register with BelovedSparkles.com to purchase items, receive electronic newsletters, use community and communication services, answer surveys and enter contests and other promotional opportunities provided on BelovedSparkles.com and when users utilize the “Email to a Friend” feature. We also maintain a record of your product interests and purchases online.
We also automatically receive and store certain types of information whenever you visit our Websites. We might also receive information about you from other sources, such as in providing you special offers that we think will be of interest, and we may add that information to our account information.
We use a third-party service provider to serve ads on our behalf across the Internet and sometimes on this site. They may collect anonymous information about your visits to our Web site, and your interaction with our products and services. They may also use information about your visits to this and other Web sites to target advertisements for goods and services. This anonymous information is collected through the use of a pixel tag, which is industry standard technology used by most major web sites. No personally identifiable information is collected or used in this process. They do not know the name, phone number, address, email address, or any personally identifying information about the user.
You can also read more about online marketing practices and the technologies that support them by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative website by clicking here.
How Beloved Sparkles uses information about you
We use information we have collected about you to provide you with the very best shopping experience, the most current fashion accessories, and personal style news. We do not sell your personal information to third parties for any reason. We do not disclose your personal information to unaffiliated third parties, or to our affiliates, who may want to offer you their own products and services unless you have requested or authorized us to do so.
We may share your personal information with third parties or affiliates of Beloved Sparkles where it is necessary for us to complete a transaction you authorized or perform some other activity you have asked us to do.
We may share your personal information with third parties or affiliates of Beloved Sparkles with whom we have contracted to perform services on our behalf. All companies that act on our behalf are contractually obligated to keep the personal information we provide to them confidential and to use the personal information we share only to provide the services we ask them to perform.
We may disclose personal information about our customers as permitted or required by law, such as in connection with a subpoena or similar legal process, or in connection with a merger, acquisition or bankruptcy, as discussed further below. We may disclose information about you to protect against fraud and other crimes and to enforce our contracts with you.
We try to provide you with the information you need to make informed reasonable choices with respect to how our Websites uses or shares your information. Beloved Sparkles collects and uses personal information from you in several ways:
- Website usage. Beloved Sparkles or Beloved Sparkles’s authorized service providers may observe activities, preferences and transactional data (such as your IP address, browser type and operating system) relating to your use of our Websites. We may use this collected or logged information in order to provide better service, to facilitate our customers’ use of the website, to track usage of the website, and to address security hazards. Beloved Sparkles, or one of Beloved Sparkles’s authorized service providers, may use this information to track aggregate traffic patterns throughout our Websites for Beloved Sparkles’s internal analysis.
- Online Transactions. We collect information about you when you shop on our website. You may visit our site without registering, but if you wish to add merchandise to your shopping cart, create a wish list or use other special features offered on our site, you will need to provide us with certain information, including your name, address, phone number and email address, to open an account with us. We will assist you in creating a user id and a password to protect your account information. Similarly, if you wish to apply online for a job position with us, you will be required to submit relevant information about your background and experience.
- Store Transactions. We collect information about you when you purchase merchandise in our stores or sign-up in our stores to receive our marketing materials or apply for a job.
Order-related and Promotional, Surveys, Sweepstakes, Electronic newsletters, Mobile Marketing, Blogs, Customer Reviews and Email to a Friend
You agree that Beloved Sparkles.com is authorized to transmit email to you for the purpose of informing you about your particular transaction. In addition, BelovedSparkles.com and its affiliates may offer electronic newsletters and promotional emails to those who have agreed to receive emails during registration or directly from our email sign up form; mobile marketing communications by submitting your mobile telephone on these website; and you may be able to participate in surveys, sweepstakes and other promotions. If you choose to participate in these promotions, we may ask you for information such as your name, email address, postal address and telephone number. We use the information you provide to administer our contests, sweepstakes and other promotions. We also may use the information to communicate with you about our products, services and promotions. Unsubscribe and opt out instructions are included in each promotional email. Additionally, you may be able to submit comments to blogs we host on this website as well as Customer Review of products you purchase. You may include personal information in your comment, and you may submit your name with your comment. We use your name to identify you as a commenter.
You may be able to share certain content from this website with your friends. To send information to your friends, we ask for your friends’ and your email addresses. We use this information only to fulfill your request. We do not retain the information you provide in connect with this feature, except to send the requested content. We will not include any other advertisements within the messages send to your friends.
Our security practices
Our internal data security policies restrict access to customers’ personal information to authorized employees. Authorized employees may use our customers’ personal information for Beloved Sparkles business purposes only. Our employees are bound by Beloved Sparkles policies that require them to maintain the confidentiality of our customers’ personal information. Employees who violate these requirements are subject to disciplinary action, up to and including termination.
We maintain physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards that are designed to guard our customers’ personal information. For example, for the security of your online visit to our Websites, we may make use of firewall barriers, encryption techniques and/or authentication procedures. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be absolutely secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personal information, Beloved Sparkles cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us, and you do so at your own risk. In the event of a breach of the confidentiality or security of your personal information, we will notify you as necessary and to the extent possible so you can take appropriate protective steps. Unless you indicate otherwise, we may notify you under such circumstances using the email address you provided to us when you registered with our Websites.
Information We Share
We also may disclose information about you (i) if we are required to do so by law or legal process (such as a court order), (ii) in response to a request by law enforcement authorities, or (iii) when we believe disclosure is necessary or appropriate to prevent physical harm or financial loss or in connection with an investigation of suspected or actual illegal activity. We also reserve the right to transfer personal information we have about you in the event we sell or transfer all or a portion of our business or assets. Should such a sale or transfer occur, we will use reasonable efforts to direct the transferee to use personal information you have provided to us in a manner that is consistent with our Privacy Notice. Following such a sale or transfer, you may contact the entity to which we transferred your personal information with any inquiries concerning the processing of that information.
What are cookies and how does our websites use them?
Links to third party sites and websites containing our websites branding
Contact Preferences and Accessing Your Personal Information
You have choices when it comes to how Beloved Sparkles uses your personal information. When you register online with our Websites or sign-up in our stores, you can choose not to receive information about merchandise, services and special promotional offers from us by direct mail and/or email. If you elect not to receive such product marketing information by direct mail or email, Beloved Sparkles may continue to contact you as necessary to service your account and process your transactions. You can change your preferences by following the instructions for opting out at the end of the marketing email, or by following the instructions for Account Information on the Websites or by contacting Customer Service at www.belovedsparkles.com/customerservice, or calling in the U.S. 1-626-470-7936.
Keeping your account information accurate and up to date is very important so we can provide you with excellent service. If your account information is incomplete, inaccurate or not current, please follow the instructions for My Account on our Websites to correct or update your account information online, or you may contact Customer Service at www.belovedsparkles.com/customerservice or call in the U.S. 1-626-470-7936.
Our Websites are hosted in the United States and are intended for United State visitors.
Mergers, Acquisitions and Bankruptcy
Our Websites are Not for Use by Children
Access and Correction
Subject to applicable law, we may limit or deny access to personal information where providing such access is unreasonably burdensome or expensive under the circumstances. If at any time you would like us to remove you from our email or postal mailing lists, please submit your request to the address specified in the “Customer Support-FAQs” section on this Site. Please include your name, email address and postal address in your request. We will endeavor to comply with your requests as soon as reasonably practicable. However we may need to retain certain information for record keeping purposes, and there may also be residual information that will remain within our databases and other records, which will not be removed or changed.
We offer you certain choices about how we communicate with you and what information we collect from you. You may withdraw any consent you previously provided to us or object at any time on legitimate grounds and free of charge to the processing of your personal information, and we will apply your preferences going forward.
If at any time you would like us to remove you from our email or postal mailing lists, please submit your request to the address specified in the “Customer Support-FAQs” section on this Site. Please include your name, email address and postal address in your request. We will endeavor to comply with your requests as soon as reasonably practicable. However we may need to retain certain information for record keeping purposes, and there may also be residual information that will remain within our databases and other records, which will not be removed or changed.
If you are a California resident, you may ask us to refrain from sharing your information with certain of our affiliates and other third parties for their marketing purposes.
What else should I know about my privacy?
You should be careful to maintain the secrecy of your passwords and/or account information and be responsible about protecting your personal information and identity whenever you are online.