1. What information storebestbuy gathers from users of our website.
2. How storebestbuy.com uses the personal information that you share with us and that we learn about you because of our relationship.
3. How storebestbuy uses "cookies" and "IP Addresses."
4. What personal information, if any, storebestbuy may share about you with others and the conditions that protect your information if it must be shared.
5. What kind of security measures storebestbuy takes to protect your information from loss or disclosure and how storebestbuy will inform you in the event of a security breach.
6. The circumstances under which you can access your personal information you have shared with storebestbuy and have that information corrected, restrict storebestbuy's use of that information, and even have it removed from our records.
THE TYPE OF INFORMATION ABOUT YOU OUR WEBSITE AND STORE COLLECT
storebestbuy collects information that you provide us or we learn about you from your use of our website or shopping at our store. We receive and store information you enter on our website, provide us at our store, or give to us in any other way. For example, you may provide information to us when you make an in-store purchase, register with our website, sign-in, search or add items to your shopping cart, purchase an item, participate in a survey, contest or promotion, or communicate with storebestbuy's customer service. As a result of those actions, you might supply us with such information as your name, address, phone number, email address, financial and debit or credit card information, and personal shopping and product preferences.
We use a third-party service provider to serve ads on our behalf across the Internet and sometimes on this website. They may collect anonymous information about your visits to our website, and your interaction with our products and services. They may also use information about your visits to our website to target advertisements for goods and services. This anonymous information is collected through the use of a pixel tag, which is industry standard technology used by most major websites. No personally identifiable information is collected or used in this process. They do not know the name, phone number, address, email address, or any personally identifying information about the user. Third-party service providers keep track of your browsing activities on our website, which enable us to target advertising based on your browsing history and preferences.
Our social media tools, such as the Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, Tumblr and Google Plus, are either hosted by a third party or hosted directly on our site. Your activity with these tools is governed by the privacy policies of the companies that provide them.
HOW storebestbuy USES INFORMATION ABOUT YOU
We use information collected about you to provide you with the best shopping experience, the most current fashion clothing and accessories, and personal style news. We don't sell your personal information to third parties for any reason. We do not disclose your personal information to unaffiliated third parties, or to our affiliates, who may want to offer you their own products and services unless you have requested or authorized us to do so.
We may share your personal information with third parties or affiliates of storebestbuy where it is necessary for us to complete a transaction you authorized or perform some other activity you have asked us to do.
We may share your personal information with third parties or affiliates of storebestbuy with whom we have contracted to perform services on our behalf, for example for product and service fulfillment or for marketing purposes. All companies that act on our behalf are contractually obligated to keep the personal information we provide them confidential and to use the personal information we share only to provide the services we ask them to perform.
We may disclose personal information about our customers as permitted or required by law, such as in connection with a subpoena or similar legal process, or in connection with a merger, acquisition or bankruptcy, as discussed further below. We may disclose information about you to protect against fraud and other crimes and to enforce our contracts with you.
We try to provide you with the information you need to make informed reasonable choices with respect to how our website use or share your information. storebestbuy collects and uses personal information from you in several ways:
1.WEBSITE USAGE. storebestbuy or storebestbuy's authorized service providers may observe activities, preferences and transactional data (such as your IP address, browser type and operating system) relating to your use of our website. We may use these collected or logged information in order to provide you with better service, to facilitate our customers' use of the website, to track usage of the website, and to address security hazards. storebestbuy, or one of storebestbuy's authorized service providers, may use this information to track aggregate traffic patterns throughout our website for storebestbuy's internal analysis.
2.ONLINE TRANSACTIONS. We collect information about you when you shop on our website. You may visit our store without registering, but if you wish to add merchandise to your shopping cart, save your debit or credit card information with us online, create a wish list or use other special features offered on our site, you may need to provide us with certain information, including your name, address, phone number, financial information, and email address, to open an account with us. We will assist you in creating a user id and a password to protect your account information. Similarly, if you wish to apply online for a job position with us, you will be required to submit relevant information about your background and experience.
3.STORE TRANSACTIONS. We collect information about you when you purchase merchandise in our store or sign-up in our store.
YOUR CONTACT PREFERENCES AND OPT-OUT CHOICES
To update your subscription preferences, you may contact us using one of the following methods:
To unsubscribe from our email marketing list, click the "UNSUBSCRIBE" link at the bottom of a marketing email that you receive from storebestbuy at no charge. Or, Click here to contact our Customer Service for help.
OUR SECURITY PRACTICES
Our internal data security policies restrict access to customers' personal information to authorized employees. Authorized employees may use our customers' personal information for storebestbuy business purposes only. Our employees are bound by storebestbuy policies that require them to maintain the confidentiality of our customers' personal information. Employees who violate these requirements are subject to disciplinary action, up to and including termination.
We maintain physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards that are designed to guard our customers' personal information. For example, for the security of your online visit to our website, we may make use of firewall barriers, encryption techniques and/or authentication procedures. Any personal information you save on our website through your online account, including your debit or credit card, and other financial information, will be stored on secure designated servers, accessible only to those who require it in order to process your order and payment. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be absolutely secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personal information, storebestbuy cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us, and you do so at your own risk. In the event of a breach of the confidentiality or security of your personal information, we will notify you as necessary and to the extent possible so you can take appropriate protective steps. Unless you indicate otherwise, we may notify you under such circumstances using the email address you provided to us when you registered with our website.
WHAT ARE COOKIES AND HOW DOES OUR WEBSITES USE THEM
LINKS TO THIRD PARTY SITES AND WEBSITES CONTAINING OUR WEBSITES BRANDING
CONTACT PREFERENCES AND ACCESSING YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
You have choices when it comes to how storebestbuy uses your personal information. When you register online with our website or sign-up in our store, you can choose not to receive information about merchandise, services and special promotional offers from us by email. If you elect not to receive such product marketing information by email, storebestbuy may continue to contact you as necessary to service your account and process your transactions. You can change your preferences by following the instructions for opting out at the end of the marketing email, or by following the instructions for Account Information on the Website or Click here to contact our Customer Service for help.
Keeping your account information accurate and up to date is very important so we can provide you with excellent service. If your account information is incomplete, inaccurate or not current, please follow the instructions for My Account on our Website to correct or update your account information online, or you may contact our Customer Service for help.
You can login to your account on our website if you want to review or change the information you provide to us. You may also contact our Customer Service to review or request any changes to your account or to the information you provide to us.
MERGERS, ACQUISITIONS AND BANKRUPTCY
OUR WEBSITES ARE NOT FOR USE BY CHILDREN
Children are not eligible to use our website. We ask that minors (under the age of 18) only use our website in conjunction with your parents or guardians. Children under 13 years of age should not send any information about themselves to storebestbuy. If a child under 13 submits information through our Website, and storebestbuy becomes aware that the person submitting the information is a child, we will attempt to delete this information as soon as possible. Because we do not knowingly collect any personal information about children under 13, we do not use or disclose such information to third parties.
WHAT ELSE SHOULD I KNOW ABOUT MY PRIVACY
You should be careful to maintain the secrecy of your passwords and/or account information and be responsible about protecting your personal information and identity whenever you are online.