- Collection and Use of Personal Data
1.1 Commitment to privacy
Acosta Cigars is committed to protecting the online privacy of all users. This policy statement aims to provide a clear explanation of our data processing practices.
1.2 Data collected automatically
When you visit our website, we may collect and store certain information automatically, including:
- The Internet address from which you access our website
- The date and time of your visit
- The Internet address of the website from which you linked to our website
- The name of the file or words you searched
- Items clicked on a page
- The browser and operating system used
We use this information to measure the number of visitors to different sections of our site, identify system performance and problem areas, analyze usage patterns, and improve the overall user experience. This information is not used to associate search terms or site navigation patterns with individual users. We may provide this information to affiliates, business partners, or third parties for research, analysis, or legal requirements.
1.3 Personal Data
By providing us with your personal information, you consent to our collecting and using it, including necessary data transfers to affiliates and business partners, to fulfill your orders. If you purchase a product from us, we may exchange your personal data with other companies whose products and services might interest you. If you do not want your name exchanged, please contact us.
You have the right to withdraw your consent for us to contact you or use your information for collection, use, or disclosure purposes at any time. However, if you withdraw your consent, we may be unable to fulfill your orders.
If you choose to make a direct payment (e.g., credit card) to complete a purchase on our website, your purchase transaction data will be stored only as long as necessary to complete the transaction. After the transaction is complete, your purchase transaction information will be deleted. We follow the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI-DSS) for the secure handling of credit card information.
- Third-Party Services
We may use third-party services to perform certain functions on our website, such as technology and service providers, age verification services, address validation, sales tax calculations, and merchant processing services for credit card payments. These third-party providers will collect, use, and disclose your information only to the extent necessary to perform the services they provide to Acosta Cigars.
Please note that certain third-party service providers, such as payment gateways, may have their own privacy policies regarding the information we are required to provide for purchase-related transactions. We recommend reviewing their privacy policies to understand how your personal information will be handled.
Acosta Cigars takes reasonable measures to protect the security and confidentiality of your personal information. However, please note that no data transmission over the internet or electronic storage method is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
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Effective date: 8/27/2023