Privacy Policy

Effective Date: January 1, 2021

OVERVIEW

This Privacy Policy describes how Studio 639-Tonia DeBellis (“Tonia DeBellis,” “we,” “us,” and “our”) collects, uses and discloses customer information. This Privacy Policy covers the Tonia DeBellis website available at http://www.ToniaDeBellis.com) (“Site”) and related services, including services related to the purchase of our products (collectively, such services, together with the Site, “Service”). By accessing and using any part of the Service, you accept the practices described in this Privacy Policy.

 

1. COLLECTION AND USE OF INFORMATION

Personal Information We Collect

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

Device Information is collected using “Cookies,” which are data files placed on your device or computer that often include an anonymous, unique identifier. For more information on this topic, or how to disable cookies on your browser, visit www.allaboutcookies.org.

We do not store any personally identifiable information about you in any cookies, and these cookies cannot be used to harm your computer. You have the right to revoke your consent to cookies at any time.

Our e-commerce store is built and hosted on Shopify, so we can sell products online. Shopify uses cookies to power our online store. More information about the specific cookies they use can be found at: https://www.shopify.com/legal/cookies

We use Google Analytics to track traffic and collect information about how visitors use our website. Google Analytics use cookies to collect information, including pages visited and where users come from, in an anonymous way. This information is used to improve our website and services. For more information about the information collected by Google Analytics, view: https://policies.google.com/privacy 

“Log files” track actions occurring on the Site, and collect data including your IP address, browser type, Internet service provider, referring/exit pages, and date/time stamps.   

“Web beacons,” “tags,” and “pixels” are electronic files used to record information about how you browse the Site.

Additionally when you make a purchase or attempt to make a purchase through the Site, we collect certain information from you, including your name, billing address, shipping address, payment information (including credit card numbers, email address, and phone number.  We refer to this information as “Order Information.”

“Personal Information” referenced in this Privacy Policy refers to Device Information and Order Information.

How Do We Use Your Personal Information?

Order Information is used to fulfill any orders placed through the Site (including processing your payment information, arranging for shipping, and providing you with invoices and/or order confirmations).  Additionally, we use Order Information to:

  • Communicate with you;
  • Screen our orders for potential risk or fraud; and
  • In the case that you Opt In to receiving marketing messages or update your preferences to receive marketing messages, we provide you with information or advertising related to Tonia DeBellis products or services.

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

 

2. INFORMATION SHARING WITH THIRD PARTIES

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. More information about how Shopify uses your Personal Information is in detail here:  https://www.shopify.com/legal/privacy.

We also use Google Analytics to help us understand how our customers use the Site. You can read more about how Google uses your Personal Information here:  https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/. You can also opt-out of Google Analytics here: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

Finally, we may also share your Personal Information to comply with applicable laws and regulations, to 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 you with 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 at http://www.networkadvertising.org/understanding-online-advertising/how-does-it-work.

You can opt out of targeted advertising by visiting the following links:

   FACEBOOK - https://www.facebook.com/settings/?tab=ads

   GOOGLE - https://www.google.com/settings/ads/anonymous

Additionally, you can opt out of some of these services by visiting the Digital Advertising Alliance’s opt-out portal at:  http://optout.aboutads.info/.

 

3. 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.

 

4. 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 are processing your information in order to fulfill contracts we might have with you (for example if you make an order through the Site), or otherwise to pursue our legitimate business interests listed above. Your information will be transferred outside of Europe, including to Canada and the United States.

 

5. DATA RETENTION

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

 

6. AGE REQUIREMENT

The Site is not intended for individuals under the age of 13. Purchases made by persons under the age of 18, must be made with a parent or guardian's consent; however Tonia DeBellis will not be held responsible for purchases made by underage users.

 

7. SECURITY

We take reasonable precautions and abide by standard industry practices to assist us in protecting your personal information and payment card data. These safeguards help us to prevent fraud and unauthorized access, as well as maintain data accuracy.

 

8. LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES

The Site and/or Service contain links to other sites that are not owned or controlled by Tonia DeBellis, such as our Store Locator page. Please be aware that this Privacy Policy applies only to information collected by Tonia DeBellis, and we are not responsible for the privacy policies and practices of other sites. When you leave the Site, be aware to read the privacy policies of each and every website.

  

9. MODIFICATION OF THIS PRIVACY POLICY

We may change this Privacy Policy from time to time. If we decide to change this Privacy Policy, we will post those changes on this page, with the “Effective Date” posted at the top of the Privacy Policy. If we make any material changes to our Privacy Policy or how we handle your personal information, we will notify you via a pop-up or banner within the Site or Service, by sending an email to your account email address, or through similar mechanisms, prior to the change becoming effective. By using our Site or Service after the effective date of the change, you are deemed to consent to our then-current Privacy Policy.

 

10. QUESTIONS AND FEEDBACK

We welcome your questions, comments, and concerns about privacy. Send feedback pertaining to privacy, or any other issue, to tonia{at}toniadebellis.com, or via post: 

116 Howden Road, Unit #7
Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M1R 3E4

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