Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy describes how your personal information is collected, used, and shared when you visit or make a purchase from cheezbella.com (the “Site”).

PERSONAL INFORMATION WE COLLECT

When you visit the Site, we automatically collect certain information about your device, including details about your web browser, IP address, time zone, and some of the cookies installed on your device. Additionally, as you browse the Site, we gather information about the individual web pages or products you view, the websites or search terms that referred you to the Site, and details about how you interact with the Site. This automatically-collected information is referred to as “Device Information”.

We collect Device Information using the following technologies:

  • Cookies: Data files placed on your device or computer often containing an anonymous unique identifier. For more information about cookies and how to disable them, visit here.
  • Log files: Track actions on the Site, collecting data including your IP address, browser type, Internet service provider, referring/exit pages, and date/time stamps.
  • Web beacons, tags, and pixels: Electronic files used to record information about how you browse the Site.

Additionally, when you make a purchase or attempt to do so through the Site, we collect specific information, including your name, billing address, shipping address, payment information (including credit card numbers), email address, and phone number. This information is referred to as “Order Information”.

When we mention “Personal Information” in this Privacy Policy, we are referring to both Device Information and Order Information.

SMS Terms & Conditions: Opting into SMS marketing and notifications happens when you enter your phone number during checkout, initialize a purchase, subscribe via a form, or text a keyword. By opting in, you agree to the following terms and conditions:

  • Consent is not a condition for any purchase.
  • Your phone number, name, and purchase information will be shared with our SMS marketing platform, Consistent Cart, created by CartKit Inc, located at Atlanta, GA, USA.
  • Data collected will be used for sending notifications (such as abandoned cart reminders) and targeted marketing messages. After sending SMS messages, your phone number will be passed to our SMS delivery partner to fulfill message delivery.
  • To unsubscribe from SMS marketing, reply with STOP to any message sent from us.
  • Other methods of opting out, such as using alternative words, will not be a reasonable means of opting out.
  • Message and data rates may apply when receiving SMS messages.

HOW DO WE USE YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION?

We use the Order Information we collect primarily to fulfill orders placed through the Site, including processing payment information, arranging shipping, and providing invoices and/or order confirmations. Additionally, we use this Order Information to:

  • Communicate with you;
  • Screen orders for potential risk or fraud; and
  • Provide information or advertising relating to our products or services in line with your preferences.

We use the Device Information collected to help screen for potential risk and fraud (especially your IP address) and to improve and optimize our Site, generating analytics about how customers browse and interact with the Site, and assessing the success of our marketing and advertising campaigns.

SHARING YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION

We share your Personal Information with third parties to help us use your Personal Information, as described above. For example, we use Shopify to power our online store. You can read more about how Shopify uses your Personal Information here. We also use Google Analytics to understand how customers use the Site. You can read more about how Google uses your Personal Information here. You can opt-out of Google Analytics here.

Finally, we may share your Personal Information to comply with applicable laws and regulations, respond to a subpoena, search warrant, or other lawful request for information we receive, or to otherwise protect our rights.

BEHAVIORAL ADVERTISING

As described above, we use your Personal Information to provide targeted advertisements or marketing communications we believe may be of interest to you. For more information about how targeted advertising works, you can visit the Network Advertising Initiative’s (“NAI”) educational page here.

You can opt out of targeted advertising by using the links below:

Text Marketing and Notifications: By subscribing to text notifications, you agree to receive recurring automated marketing messages at the provided phone number. Consent is not a condition of purchase. Reply STOP to unsubscribe. HELP for help. Message & data rates may apply.

Additionally, you can opt out of some of these services by visiting the Digital Advertising Alliance’s opt-out portal here.

DO NOT TRACK

Please note that we do not alter our Site’s data collection and use practices when we see a Do Not Track signal from your browser.

YOUR RIGHTS

If you are a European resident, you have the right to access personal information we hold about you and to ask that your personal information be corrected, updated, or deleted. If you would like to exercise this right, please contact us through the contact information below.

Additionally, if you are a European resident, we note that we process your information to fulfill contracts we might have with you (e.g., if you make an order through the Site) or otherwise to pursue our legitimate business interests listed above. Please note that your information will be transferred outside of Europe, including to Canada and the United States.

DATA RETENTION

When you place an order through the Site, we will retain your Order Information for our records unless and until you ask us to delete this information.

CHANGES

We may update this privacy policy from time to time to reflect changes to our practices or for operational, legal, or regulatory reasons.

MINORS

The Site is not intended for individuals under the age of 18.

CONTACT US

For more information about our privacy practices, if you have questions, or if you would like to make a complaint, please contact us by email at CheezBella@gmail.com, referencing "Privacy Compliance Officer" in the subject line.


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