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Privacy and Security Policy

Privacy & Security Policy

Last revised September 2011

Our Commitment to Privacy

Privacy is important to My Bougie Baby™ and we value customers and respect your privacy. We collect information about you through our websites in an effort to improve your shopping experience and to communicate with you about our products, contest and promotions.  As described, the personal information we collect about you, why we collect it, and how we use it, is provided in policy below.  If our information practices change, we will post an updated policy on our website. You can tell if the policy has changed by checking the revision date that appears above. If we change the policy in a material way, we will provide appropriate notice to you.  You may exercise your choices about how we collect and use your information consistent with this policy at any time.

 What kind of information does My Bougie Baby™ collect?

We may collect personal information from you, such as your name, email address, postal mail address, phone number, credit card number, gender, birthday, personal interests, etc., when you visit our website, place an order online or by phone, contact us with a question or concern, or participate in a contest, promotion, or survey. We maintain a record of your product interests and the purchases you make online or by phone.

How does My Bougie Baby™  use my information?

We may use your personal information in the following ways:

  • To process and fulfill your order, including to send you e-mails to confirm your order status and shipment To communicate with you and to send you information by e-mail, postal mail, telephone, text message, or other means about our products, services, contests, and promotions, unless you have directed us not to contact you with promotional communications To administerand fulfill our contests and other promotions
  • To help us learn more about your shopping preferences To help us address problems with and improve our site design, products and services
  • To enhance your shopping experience To analyze trends and statistics To protect the security or integrity of our websites and our business
  • To contact youif necessary promotional communications?

 

Does My Bougie Baby™ share my information?

We may share your personal information in the following ways:

We may share your information with our service providers who manage our customer information and perform services on our behalf, such as fulfilling  promotions, sending communications to our customers, conducting surveys, etc.  We do not authorize any of these service providers to make   any other  use or disclosure of your information.

  • We may share your information when we team up with another company to offer or provide products, contests, or promotions to our customers.
  • We may share information about you if necessary, in our good faith judgment, to comply with laws or regulations or in response to a valid subpoena, order, or  government request, or to protect the rights of My Bougie Baby, LLC or others.

 

How do I change my personal information?

You can ask us to update your personal information by contacting us as described in the section entitled, “How do I contact you?”.  Please note that any request to update your personal information may take up to 10 days for your e-mail/postal mail request to change.

How do I make choices about receiving promotional communications?

My Bougie Baby wants to communicate with you, only if you want to hear from us. If you prefer not to receive promotional information, such as information about special offers and sales events, you can let us know by contacting our customer service as described inthe section entitled, “How do I contact you?”.

Please be sure to include your full name and the e-mail address you used when you registered with or made a purchasefrom My Bougie Baby™. If you ask us to remove your name and address from promotional lists, we will maintain your name in a “do not contact” file to ensure that we can honor your request. It may take up to 10 days to process your email/postal mail request, during which period you may continue to receive communications from My Bougie Baby™.

Please note that when you make an online purchase from us, we will continue to confirm your order status and shipment by e-mail. We may also need to contact you via telephone, email or postal mail with questions or information regarding your order.

How does My Bougie Baby™ protect kids’ privacy?

My Bougie Baby™ is concerned about the privacy and safety of children when they use the Internet. We will never knowingly request personally identifiable information online from anyone under the age of 18 without prior verifiable parental consent. Our websites are general audience sites and are not targeted to or intended for use by children.

How does My Bougie Baby™ use cookies?

Our websites use “cookies,” which are small data files that are stored on your computer when you visit a website. Cookies enable you to shop on our websites and may be used in a variety of ways to enhance or personalize your online browsing and shopping  experience.

For example, we may use cookies to enable you to use certain website features, remember the items in your shopping cart, store your preferences, ecognize you when you return to our website, track your orders, and monitor and maintain information about your use of our websites. Cookies may also be used to collect transaction information needed by a scrip or loyalty program to which you have authorized us to provide your personal information. (See the section entitled, “Does My Bougie Baby™ share my information?”)

You can set your browser not to accept cookies or to notify you when you are sent a cookie, giving you the opportunity to decide whether or not to accept it. If you do not accept cookies, however, you will not be able to access your account information or make purchases on
our websites.

How does My Bougie Baby™  use pixel tags?

We use “pixel tags” (also called “web beacons” or “clear gifs”), which are tiny  images, on our websites and in our emails. Pixel tags help us analyze  our customers’ online behavior and measure the effectiveness of our websites and our advertising. We work with service providers that help us track, collect, and analyze this information.

Pixel tags on our sites may be used to collect information about your visit, including the pages you view, the features you use, the links you click, and other actions you take in connection with the sites. This information may include your computer’s Internet protocol (IP) address, your browser type, your operating system, date and time information, and other technical information about your computer. We may also track certain information about the identity of the website you visited immediately before coming to our site. We do not otherwise track any information about your use of other websites.

Pixel tags and cookies in our emails may be used to track your interactions with those messages, such as when you receive, open, or click a link in an email message from us.

We also work with third-party companies that use tracking technologies to serve advertisements on our behalf across the Internet. These companies may collect information about your visits to our websites and your interaction with our advertising and other communications. We may combine the nformation we collect through cookies and pixel tags with other information we have collected from you. This information may be used to improve our websites, to personalize your online experience, to tailor our communications with you, to determine the effectiveness of our advertising, and
other internal business purposes.

How do I know my personal information is secure?

We do our best to provide you with a safe and convenient shopping experience. We have in place certain physical, electronic, contractual, and managerial safeguards to protect the security and privacy of your personal information.

When you enter your personal information on our websites, we use Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) technology to protect your information as it is transmitted to us. To make sure you are accessing our secure server before you submit personal financial information, look at the lower left-hand corner of your browser. If you see an unbroken key or a closed lock (depending upon your browser), then SSL is active. To double-check for security, look at the URL or Location line of your browser. If you have accessed a secure server, the first characters of the address in that line should change from “http” to “https.”

If for any reason you cannot access the secure server, or if you’re not quite comfortable shopping online at any of our websites, please feel free to place your order with us by telephone, simply leave this concern at Info@MyBougieBaby.com, and a sales consultant will contact you at the number provided, in order to collect your order and information. (See the section entitled, “How do I contact you?)

What is “phishing”?

“Phishing” is a scam designed to steal your personal information. If you receive an e-mail that looks like it is from us asking you for your personal nformation, do not respond. We will never request your password, user name, credit card information or other personal information through e-mail.

What about links to other websites?

For your convenience and information, our websites may contain links to other sites, which may have privacy policies that differ from our own. We are not responsible for the content or practices of any linked site. We recommend that you review the privacy policy of any site   that you access through our site.

How do I contact you?

For questions about our privacy policy, to make choices about receiving promotional communications, to update your personal information, or to place an order, you can contact My Bougie Baby™ by  e-mail or postal mail:

My Bougie Baby
12138 Central Avenue, Suite 677
Mitchellville, MD  20721

info@MyBougieBaby.com