Pacific Columns Privacy—
We Protect Your Privacy
What information do we collect? How do we use it?
When you order, we need to know your name, e-mail address, mailing address, credit card number, and expiration date. This allows us to process and fill your order and notify you of the order status.
If you have set up an account with us before we store your information for your convenience. We do not store your credit card information on file. We may also use the information we collect to occasionally notify our users about important functional changes to our Web site, new services, and promotional offers we think you'll find valuable.
When you send a column request or wainscot request to Pacific Columns, Inc., we ask for your name, e-mail address, and mailing address in order to complete your request. We also monitor customer traffic patterns and site usage to help us develop the design and layout of the store and shopping cart.
How does Pacific Columns, Inc. protect customer information? When you shop or access your account information, we offer the use of a secure server. The secure server encryption process, known as Secure Sockets Layer(SSL), encrypts all personal information you input before it is sent to us.
What about "cookies"?
"Cookies" are small pieces of information that are stored by your browser on your computer's hard drive. Our cookies do not contain any personally identifying information, but enable us to provide features such as "remember my password" and to store items in your shopping cart between visits. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you may change your browser to prevent that. You must allow a cookie to be placed on your hard drive to utilize our commerce section, as that is how we track you during the process. This cookie (it's really called a session variable) is destroyed upon you ordering or closing your browser and we retain no personal information other than that contained in our orders or forms that were directly submitted by you.
Pacific Columns, Inc. does not disclose personal information to outside parties.
Pacific Columns, Inc. does not sell, trade, or rent your personal information. We may choose to do so in the future with trustworthy third parties, but only with your expressed consent. In addition, Pacific Columns, Inc. may provide aggregate statistics about our customers, sales, traffic patterns, and related site information to reputable third-party vendors, but these statistics will include no personally identifying information. Pacific Columns, Inc. may release account information when we believe, in good faith, that such release is reasonably necessary to (i) comply with law, (ii) enforce or apply the terms of any of our user agreements or (iii) protect the rights, property or safety of Pacific Columns, Inc., our users, or others.
How do you update or change your personal information?
You may update or change your personal information related to your Pacific Columns, Inc. account(s) by accessing your profile section(s) of our website with your e-mail account and password. For other questions related to updating or changing your account information, please send us an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org, or call us toll-free.
We are committed to protecting your privacy. We use your information only to enhance your shopping experience at Pacific Columns, Inc.. Currently we do not sell, trade, or rent your personal information to others, but may choose to do so in the future only with expressed consent.
Thank you for your consideration in these matters.
Pacific Columns, Inc.