At The Gathered Goods Co we respect your privacy. Your personal details will not be used in any way that you have not agreed to. We hold all your details on our internal system and we do the best to ensure the security of your personal data. We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so.
You do not need to provide any details to view our site but to purchase products on our website you will need to register an account with us. This will require you to provide us with your name, email address, phone number and billing and/or shipping address. We will use this contact information if we need to contact you. We would need to contact you if for example an item you ordered is unavailable or if the delivery date needs to be changed. You will be able to review your details in ‘My account’. Here you can add/edit shipping addresses as well as re-set your log in password.
By registering an account with us you may be added to our mailing list. If you would like to add yourself to our mailing list to receive news and exclusive offers you will need to use the ‘subscribe to mailing list’ form located on the home page. When making a purchase on the checkout page there is a checkbox that will enable you to subscribe to our mailing list. The checkbox is enabled by default. If you do not want to subscribe to the mailing list then please de-select the checkbox. Only your email address and name will be stored on our mailing list. This information will not be passed on to any third parties. If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please email us as soon as possible, at [email protected] We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.
We do not hold or process any card or payment details. All payments are made securely through PayPal and Stripe. Although we do not process any payments our site is secured with an SSL certificate. This means that shopping with us is safe and secure.
We also gather anonymous visitor traffic statistics using Google Analytics which helps identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to our customers needs. Google Analytics cookies do not contain any personally identifiable information. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come from and the pages they visited.
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ACCESS TO INFORMATION
In accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998 you have the right to access any information that we hold relating to you. Please note that we reserve the right to charge a fee of £10 to cover costs incurred by us in providing you with the information.
You will be able to review your details in ‘My account’. Here you can add/edit shipping addresses as well as re-set your log in password.