Privacy & Cookie Policy

This Privacy and Cookies Policy (“Policy”) describes how your personal information is collected, used, and shared when you visit or make a purchase from this Website.

Privacy Policy

 

When you visit the Website, we automatically collect certain information about your device, including information about your web browser, IP address, time zone, and some of the cookies that are installed on your device. Additionally, as you browse the Website, we collect information about the individual web pages or products that you view, what websites or search terms referred you to the Website, and information about how you interact with the Website. We refer to this automatically-collected information as “Device Information”.

We collect Device Information using the following technologies:

 

  • “Cookies” as described below

  • “Log files” track actions occurring on the Website, and collect data including your IP address, browser type, Internet service provider, referring/exit pages, and date/time stamps.

  • “Web beacons”, “tags”, and “pixels” are electronic files used to record information about how you browse the Website.
     

Additionally, when you purchase something from us, we collect certain information from you, including your name, billing address, shipping address, payment information (including credit card numbers, email address, and phone number. We refer to this information as “Order Information”.

When we talk about “Personal Information” in this Policy, we are talking about both Device Information and Order Information.

We use the Order Information that we collect generally to fulfill any orders placed through the Website (including processing your payment information, arranging for shipping, and providing you with invoices and/or order confirmations). Additionally, we use this Order Information to:

 

  • Communicate with you;

  • Screen our orders for potential risk or fraud; and

  • When in line with the preferences you have shared with us, provide you with information or advertising relating to our products or services.

 

We use the Device Information that we collect to help us screen for potential risk and fraud (in particular, your IP address), and more generally to improve and optimize our Website (for example, by generating analytics about how our customers browse and interact with the Website, and to assess the success of our marketing and advertising campaigns).

We share your Personal Information with third parties to help us use your Personal Information, as described above. For example, we use Wix to power our online store--you can read more about how Wix uses your Personal Information here: https://www.wix.com/about/privacy. We also use Google Analytics to help us understand how our customers use the Website -- you can read more about how Google uses your Personal Information here: https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/. You can also opt-out of Google Analytics here: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

Finally, we may also share your Personal Information to comply with applicable laws and regulations, to respond to a subpoena, search warrant or other lawful requests for information we receive, or to otherwise protect our rights.

Behavioral advertising


As described above, we use your Personal Information to provide you with targeted advertisements or marketing communications we believe may be of interest to you. For more information about how targeted advertising works, you can visit the Network Advertising Initiative’s (“NAI”) educational page at http://www.networkadvertising.org/understanding-online-advertising/how-does-it-work.

You can opt-out of targeted advertising by using the links below:
- Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/settings/?tab=ads
- Google: https://www.google.com/settings/ads/anonymous
- Bing: https://advertise.bingads.microsoft.com/en-us/resources/policies/personalized-ads

Additionally, you can opt-out of some of these services by visiting the Digital Advertising Alliance’s opt-out portal at http://optout.aboutads.info/.

Do not track


Please note that we do not alter our Website’s data collection and use practices when we see a Do Not Track signal from your browser.

European Resident


If you are a European resident, you have the right to access personal information we hold about you and to ask that your personal information be corrected, updated, or deleted. If you would like to exercise this right, please contact us through the contact information below.

Additionally, if you are a European resident we note that we are processing your information in order to fulfill contracts we might have with you (for example if you make an order through the Website), or otherwise to pursue our legitimate business interests listed above. Additionally, please note that your information will be transferred outside of Europe, including in the United States.

Data Retention


When you place an order through the Website, we will maintain your Order Information for our records unless and until you ask us to delete this information.

Changes


We may update this Policy from time to time in order to reflect, for example, changes to our practices or for other operational, legal, or regulatory reasons.
 

Cookie Policy

Cookies are automated means through which we collect information on this Website and by which we can sometimes track information about your use of this Website. We use cookies to optimize your user experience, the functionality of our Website, and our service to you. When you visit our Website, our web server sends a cookie to your computer, which allows us to recognize your computer to perform a variety of functions.

 

By proceeding to navigate beyond this page, you consent to our cookie settings and agree that you understand this Policy. Please note that you may restrict cookies by changing your browser settings, but that such restrictions will potentially degrade and impact your user experience and functionality of our website.

 

Cookies Support Basic Website Functionality: Some cookies are functional and necessary cookies that support essential features of our website, such as storing your shopping cart selections while you continue to shop and navigate to different pages of our website.

 

Cookies Can Help Improve the Quality of Our Website and Services: Cookies collect information (including sometimes IP address) to assess how you use our Website so that we can improve the navigability of our Website and provide you with better service. We use this information to:

  • Provide aggregate and anonymous statistics on how our Website is used;

  • See how effective our advertisements are by identifying where you click and from which website you arrived;

  • Provide feedback to carefully selected third party partners that one of our visitors also visited their website;

  • Help us improve the Website by capturing errors in your browsing experience.

  • Provide you with improved Website functionality by allowing access to additional services or restoring your shopping bag if you wish to return on a subsequent browsing session.

 

Cookies May Share Information With Our Carefully Chosen Third-Party Partners: Third-party cookies may share information with partners to provide services on our Website. The information shared is only to be used to provide the service or function (such as social media “like” and “share” buttons). Certain third-party cookies can be used to offer a customized user experience, by providing you with interest-based services both on this Website and on some other websites as well. Some of these customized browsing experiences may be linked to services provided by third parties that provide these services to recognize that you have visited our Website. This information is used to inform you of products and services which may be of interest to you. These cookies may also link to social media networks such as Facebook or provide advertising agencies with information about your visit so that they can present you with advertisements for products and services which may be of interest to you.

 

To manage all cookies on our Website, including those that are served by us, you can change your browser settings. Please note that disabling, blocking or deleting cookies in your browser settings may impact your ability to fully use our website. You can learn more about cookies and how to manage your preferences by visiting http://www.allaboutcookies.org.

 

Contact us
For more information about our privacy practices, if you have questions, or if you would like to make a complaint, please contact us by e‑mail at info@bangdiamonds.com or by mail at 861 6th AVE. STE 729, San Diego, CA 92101