Our Commitment To Privacy
Your privacy is important to us. To better protect your privacy we provide this notice explaining our online information practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used. To make this notice easy to find, we make it available on every page of our website.
- What personally identifiable information is collected from you through the website, how it is used and with whom it may be shared.
- What choices are available to you regarding the use of your data.
- The security procedures in place to protect the misuse of your information.
- How you can correct any inaccuracies in the information.
Information Collection, Use, And Sharing
When you purchase something from our website, as part of the buying and selling process, we collect the personal information you give us such as your name, address and email address. In addition, when you browse our website, we also automatically receive your computer’s internet protocol (IP) address in order to provide us with information that helps us learn about your browser and operating system.
We will use your information to respond to you, regarding the reason you contacted us. We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information unless we provide users with advance notice. This does not include website hosting partners and other parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or serving our customers. We may also release information when it’s release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others’ rights, property, or safety. Finally, if Pegasus Lighting is purchased by, or merges with, another company, then the information collected will be transferred to this business.
Non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses. In addition, we use “Google Analytics” to help us collect data about how our website is used by our visitors to help us make future changes to our website and the Google Analytics Demographics and Interest Reporting feature. The information collected is not personally identifiable information. You can stop Google Analytics from capturing data about your visits to our website by following the instructions at https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
Pegasus Lighting is operated in the United States. If you are located outside the United States, please be aware that any information you provide to us will be transferred to the United States. By using our website or otherwise providing us with information, you are consenting to this transfer.
Moreover, if you submit data to us about other individuals (such as your message and gift recipients), you agree that you have obtained consent from each such individual to the submission, transfer and processing of the information.
We use “cookies” on this website. A cookie is a piece of data stored on a website visitor’s hard drive to help us improve your access to our website and identify repeat visitors. For instance, when we use a cookie to identify you, you would not have to log in a password more than once, thereby saving time while on our website. Cookies can also enable us to track and target the interests of our users to enhance the experience on our website. Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information on our website.
You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies. You do this through your browser settings. Each browser is a little different, so look at your browser’s Help menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookies.
Our website will honor do not track signals when a Do Not Track (DNT) browser mechanism is detected by our website.
Our website also uses a common web technology called “web beacons” to anonymously track purchase, usage and other web activity information. Web beacons (including third party tags) may be used to provide data to third parties for tracking purposes. However, our website does not use these web beacons to collect or transfer personal information.
To buy from us, you must provide contact information (like name and shipping address) and financial information (like credit card number, expiration date). This information is used for billing purposes and to fulfill your orders. If we have trouble processing an order, we’ll use this information to contact you.
Your personal information is stored behind secured networks and is only accessible by a limited number of persons who have special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential. In addition, all sensitive/credit information you supply is encrypted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology.
Our e-commerce store is hosted and managed by a third party vendor. This vendor provides us with the online e-commerce platform that allows us to sell our lighting products to you. Your data is stored through their data storage, databases and their application. They store your data on a secure server behind a firewall and they implement a variety of security measures when a visitor places an order, enters, submits, or accesses their information to maintain the safety of your personal information.
However, please note that we have no control over the services provided by our third party e-commerce provider. We do use reasonable efforts to ensure that your financial data is kept confidential by using the platform provided by our third party vendor. Moreover, our e-commerce provider uses industry-standard encryption technology and adheres to the standards set by PCI-DSS as managed by the PCI Security Standards Council, which is a joint effort of brands like Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover, in order to protect your financial information from unauthorized use. However, by using our website you understand and agree that we are in no way responsible for any misuse of your financial information, including your credit card data.
This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.
Our Commitment To Children’s Privacy
Protecting the privacy of the very young is especially important. For that reason, we never collect or maintain information at our website from those we actually know are under 13 years of age, and no part of our website is structured to attract anyone under 13 years of age.
Your Access To And Control Over Information
You may opt out of any future contacts from us at any time. You can do the following at any time by contacting us via the email address or phone number given on our website:
- See what data we have about you, if any.
- Change/correct any data we have about you.
- Express any concern you have about our use of your data.
We take precautions to protect your information. When you submit sensitive information via the website, your information is protected both online and offline.
Wherever we collect sensitive information (such as credit card data), that information is encrypted and transmitted to us in a secure way. You can verify this by looking for a closed lock icon in your web browser, or looking for “https” at the beginning of the address of the web page.
While we use encryption to protect sensitive information transmitted online, we also protect your information offline. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job (for example, billing or customer service) are granted access to personally identifiable information. The computers/servers in which we store personally identifiable information are kept in a secure environment.
To protect your personal information, we take reasonable precautions and follow industry best practices to make sure it is not inappropriately lost, misused, accessed, disclosed, altered or destroyed. When you provide us with your credit card information, the information is encrypted using secure socket layer technology (SSL) and stored with encryption. However, please note that no method of transmission over the Internet or electronic storage is 100% secure, therefore we cannot fully guarantee that your information will not be misused or lost.
Portions of our website (such as our Member registration, favorites product list, and/or saved carts) may require registration and log-in processes in which you will select a user ID and password. Passwords provided to you by us are the confidential property of Pegasus Lighting and may be used by you solely for your individual use of our website (and otherwise as specified by us). You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of any log-in information and for all activities that occur using your log-in information, whether or not authorized by you. You agree to immediately notify us of any unauthorized use of your account.