CrossWords and Gifts respects the privacy of users of our website and is committed to disclosing our data collection practices so that users of our website can understand what information is collected and how it is used.
Information we collect
Information is received and collected automatically each time you visit the CrossWordsandGifts.com site. We receive and collect your Internet Protocol (IP) address, the browser and operating system you are utilizing, the date and time of your visit, the pages of the site which you visit, the Internet address of the website from which you linked to our site and any promotion identifiers contained in these links, and the Internet address of any website to which you link from our site. If you maintain an account with CrossWordsandGifts.com and log onto the site using such account information, we also receive and collect your user identification number, user name, and password.
We use “cookies” to automatically receive and collect certain information each time you visit the CrossWordsandGifts.com site. Cookies are used on the CrossWordsandGifts.com website to identify and link users to their shopping cart and to track other user behaviors related to their activities on the CrossWordsandGifts.com website. “Cookies” are small files that contain unique alphanumeric identifiers that are transferred to your computer’s hard drive to enable our system to recognize you and your browser. If you prefer not to allow cookies on your browser, you can find instructions for how to disable cookies in the help section of your browser’s toolbar. However, please keep in mind this will interfere with certain features on our website, reduce the overall quality of your experience and hinder our ability to improve site functionality over time.
We use pixel tags or web beacons in conjunction with cookies to track what parts of our website were visited, track the effectiveness of our advertising campaigns with third parties and to update our third party analytics.
In the following instances, we may require you to submit personally identifiable information which we receive and collect: (1) complete and submit an order on our site (2) submit a customer review; (3) communicate with customer service;or (4) conduct a search. The information which we may receive and collect in connection with any of these activities includes your name, address, telephone number, fax number, and email address; credit card information; names and addresses of the parties to whom product is shipped; content of reviews and emails sent to us; and, your password.
We also receive and collect certain information when you communicate to us by telephone, mail, fax, or email. We may request and receive a confirmation from you when you receive and open an email from us.