Velinda is committed to keeping your personal and confidential information just that – personal and confidential.
No personal information is required for you to browse our web site, only when you place an order.
We use the information you provide to process and ship orders, and to contact you if necessary. You may choose to sign up for our mailing list,
but rest assured that we will never share or sell your information to any third parties.
We have taken every measure to ensure that online shopping in our store is as secure as possible.
We use Secure Socket Layering (SSL), the industry standard encryption technology that ensures safe internet transmission of your personal information.
Once you enter the Checkout process (when you are ready to purchase the items you have put into your shopping cart), your connection becomes secure.
To confirm this, look at the top part of your browser window. If you see a closed lock (depending upon your browser) you can be sure that your information is secure.
You can also ensure security by checking the URL line of your browser. When you enter the secure area of our site,
the first characters of the site address will change from "http" to "https."
Personal information we collect
When you visit our Site, 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 Site, we collect information about the individual web pages or products
that you view, what websites or search terms referred you to the Site, and information about how you interact with the Site.
We refer to this automatically-collected information as “Device Information”.
We collect Device Information using the following technologies:
- “Cookies” are data files that are placed on your device or computer and often include an anonymous unique identifier.
For more information about cookies, and how to disable cookies, visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org.
- “Log files” track actions occurring on the Site, and collect data including your IP address, browser type, Internet service provider, referring/exit pages, and date/time stamps.
Additionally when you make a purchase or attempt to make a purchase through the Site, 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”.
How we use your personal information
We use the Order Information that we collect generally to fulfill any orders placed through the Site (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 Site (for example, by generating analytics about how our customers browse and interact with the Site,
and to assess the success of our marketing and advertising campaigns).
The only time that we will disclose any of your personal information is if we are required by law to do so or if you violate the Terms and Conditions of our website.
As an 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 option on the bottom of the page.
Your purchase data is stored only as long as is necessary to complete your transaction. After that is complete, your purchase transaction information is deleted.
We use external secure gates to process the payment to be sure everythig is secured and any risk is eliminated.
When you place an order through the Site, we will maintain your Order Information for our records unless and until you ask us to delete this information.
Age of Consent
By using our site, you represent that you are at least the age of majority in your state or province of residence, or that you are the age of majority in your state or province of residence and you have given us your consent to allow any of your minor dependents to use this site. The Site is not intended for individuals under the age of 18.
Our policy was last updated in May 2021.
Questions and Contact Information
We always look forward to hearing your comments and suggestions. For more information about our privacy practices, if you have questions, or if you would like to make a complaint,
please contact us by using the contact section on the bottom of our page.