This privacy statement covers the website booksforbugs.co.uk owned wholly by Books for Bugs, Unit AA, Building 13, Vantage Point Business Village, Mitcheldean, Gloucestershire, GL17 0DD
This document outlines the Information Books for Bugs collects from its customers when placing an order through this website
What personally identifiable information does Books for Bugs collect?
When you order from Books for Bugs, we need your contact information including name, email address and delivery address in order to deliver your goods and provide an order confirmation. If we have trouble processing an order, we use this information, or a contact phone number you have given us, to contact you.
Your card details such as credit card type, number and expiration date are used by PayPal or Stripe for billing purposes and to process your order. PayPal and Stripe payments are securely encrypted and we never see your card details when processing payments.
What personally identifiable information do third parties collect through the website?
Books for Bugs do not engage in third party advertising. The only third parties who collect information through the website are our Payment Providers, PayPal and Stripe. PayPal and Stripe do not retain, share, store or use personally identifiable information for any secondary purposes.
Session ID cookies are used by the shopping cart software on this site to hold the contents of your shopping cart. This session ID cookie consists of a product identifiers and quantities of products. Once users close the browser, the cookie simply terminates, after which no information is held on the user’s computer relating to the order.
Log Files – the boring technical stuff
In common with most websites, our server collects information in log files. The type of information held includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, platform type, date/time stamp, and number of clicks to analyse trends, administer the site, track users’ movements in the aggregate and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. IP addresses etc. are not linked to personally identifiable information.
Those with whom Books for Bugs may share user information:
Third Party Intermediaries
We use outside courier companies to ship orders and a Payment Service Provider (PayPal or Stripe) to bill customers for goods and services. These companies do not retain, share, store or use personally identifiable information for any secondary purposes.
What choices are available to users regarding collection, use and distribution of the information?
Under no circumstance do we pass customers’ details to third parties for marketing purposes. We may use your details to send you information either by email or post relating to any changes to this site, existing, new and upcoming products and offers of Books for Bugs only. We do not use customers’ information for any other purposes.
Customers can opt out of receiving such information at any stage simply by contacting us.
What types of security procedures are in place to protect the loss, misuse or alteration of information under Books for Bugs’s control?
We use PayPal or Stripe to process your personal and credit card details. All transactions are securely encrypted.
This Web site contains links to other sites. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of these other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each and every website that collects personally identifiable information.
Though we make every effort to preserve user privacy, we may need to disclose personal information when required by law.