Privacy Policy Statement:

Your privacy is important to us, and we are committed to protecting the personal information you choose to share with us. Millie Peartree Cupcakes & More will only collect personal information to the extent deemed reasonably necessary to serve our legitimate business purposes, and we will take appropriate steps to ensure the security and integrity of any information you provide to us. We use Authorize.net to process online payments. Your information is encrypted and transmitted to/from Authorize.net to complete a transaction. Any information provided to Authorize.net is housed in a secure data center. Millie Peartree Cupcakes & More does not have direct access to full credit card numbers for online transactions, as that information is transmitted and housed at the secure data center of Authorize.net. If you purchase a product or service from us, we request certain personally identifiable information from you on our secure checkout order form. You must provide contact information (including, but not limited to, name, email, and shipping address) and financial information (including, but not limited to, credit card number, expiration date, etc.). We use this information for billing purposes and to fill your orders. If we have trouble processing an order, we will use this information to contact you.


Information Sharing and Disclosure:

Protecting personally identifiable information about customers is an important part of our business. We share and disclose such information only as described below.


Millie Peartree Cupcakes & More sends personally identifiable information about you to other companies or people:: 1) when we have your consent to share the information; 2) when we need to share your information with third parties, such as banks and credit card processors, to provide the product or service you have requested; 3) in connection with products and services offered by Millie Peartree Cupcakes &More business partners and/or companies who work on behalf of Authorize.Net to provide a product or service to you; 4) it is appropriate to comply with law; or 5) it is necessary to protect the rights, property, or safety of Millie Peartree Cupcakes & More, our users, or others, which may include the exchange of information with other organizations for fraud protection and/or risk reduction.


In the event that Millie Peartree Cupcakes & More is acquired, customer account information may be one of the transferred assets.


Security:

We are committed to keeping Personal Information secure, and we have reasonable technical, administrative and physical safeguards in place to help protect Personal Information from loss, misuse or alteration. However, we cannot be and are not responsible for unauthorized access to your Personal Information by hackers or others who have obtained such access through illegal measures.


E-mail:

By allowing you to send e-mail to us, we are not attempting to collect any personal information about you. We will only use personal information (such as name, mailing address and e-mail address) contained in your e-mail to respond to your specific inquiry or comments in the e-mail. Although we may retain your e-mail for a period of time, we will not use any personal information contained in your e-mail for any purpose other than responding to your specific inquiry or comments.


Cookies:

Millie Peartree Cupcakes & More uses cookies and clear GIFs to enhance your experience at our Web site. These cookies and clear GIFs let us know how many people are coming to individual sites, how frequently, and how they are using the sites, allowing us to make updates to content and improve navigation as appropriate. Cookies are pieces of information that we place on your computer to help us accurately understand how many consumers are visiting a particular site, how often they visit that site, what content they are most interested in, and how they prefer to shop for our products. For example, a cookie will allow us to remember certain things based on your Internet Protocol or "IP" address (an IP address is the string of numbers that identifies each sender or receiver of information that is sent across the Internet), such as your login information, the time and duration of your visits, how you navigated through our content and where you exited a particular site. To save you the time of re-entering your login information every time you come back to our Web sites, Millie Peartree Cupcakes & More may link information contained in a cookie to your email address. We do not use cookies to retrieve information from your computer that we did not originally send in a cookie.


Children under 13:

We do not knowingly collect or use personal information from children under 13 without containing verifiable consent from their parents. We have no way of distinguishing the age of individuals who visit our website, and so we carry out the same Privacy Policy for individuals of all ages. If a child has provided us with personal information without parental or guardian consent, the parent or guardian should contact us to remove the information.

 

For more information about the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA), visit the FTC website: www.ftc.gov .


Updating the Privacy Policy Statement:

As we continue to develop our Site and take advantage of technologies to improve the services we provide, we may have a need to change our current privacy policies. We therefore reserve the right, at our discretion, to change, modify, add, or remove portions of this Privacy Policy Statement at any time. This policy is effective on and was last updated March 1, 2010. If elements of our privacy policy change, we will revise this Privacy Policy Statement. You should check this page periodically for changes. Your continued use of this Site following the posting of changes to this Privacy Policy Statement will mean that you accept those changes.


Contact Us:

If you have any questions or suggestions regarding our privacy policy, please contact us at privacypolicy@milliepeartreecupcakesandmore.com