Privacy statement

PrivacyHypoStore is committed to protecting your privacy. We value our customers’ privacy as we value our own. This statement details the steps we take to protect your personal information when you visit our website. In particular, it describes the personal information that we collect, the purposes for which we use such information, and your choices regarding our use of it. The steps we take to protect your personal information and how you can review and correct your personal information are also covered here. By accessing our website, you are consenting to the information collection and use practices described in this privacy statement.

Collection of information
Generally, you can visit and browse our website without entering any kind of personal information. Your personal data is collected directly from you when you register to get a user account at our site. The personal information we include is reduced to the minimum information required for us to provide a service or carry out a transaction you have requested. The personal information we collect includes:

• Contact details: name, valid email address, telephone and physical address for shipping purposes. 
• Comments about our products or services. 
• If you are a professional buyer: information about your company and job position. 

If you want to subscribe to our newsletter, you can do so by providing personal information and your emailaddress.
In all cases, we gather automatically standard information about your visit to our web site, which does not identify you personally and is used in an aggregate way to analyze traffic and provide reports on our visitors. This information is basically sent by your browser to every website you visit, such us your IP address, browser type and capabilities, operating system and language, date and time you access the site and the website from which you linked to our site. We do not link this information to your identity in any case.

Information usage
We do not rent, sell or otherwise provide your personal information to any third party for any purpose. We only use your personal information to identify you, to correspond with you, to keep accounts current if you buy our products, and for statistical purposes. Your personal data entered in your user profile are not displayed anywhere on the website, with the exception of your name and comments if you decide to write short reviews.

Disclosure of information
We may disclose personal information if required to do so by law or in the good-faith belief that such action is necessary to comply with legal requirements or with legal process served on us, to protect and defend our rights or property, or in urgent circumstances to protect the personal safety of an individual.

Use of cookies
Many websites use cookies (small files saved to your disk or your browser’s memory) to provide useful features to their visitors, such as customizable and personalized services. If you are just browsing our website, no cookies will be stored in your computer. But if you log in to your account, or use the shopping basket, a session cookie is required. It is important that your browser accepts session cookies for these features to work seamlessly. No information is stored in this session cookie apart from a random anonymous code that will be deleted from your computer once you close your browser window.

Some Like It Short is committed to protecting the security of your personal information. Our IT security providers have put the necessary physical and logical security measures in place, in order to protect your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure.

For sites like ours to which you login, it is your responsibility to ensure the security of your password and not reveal this information to others, as well as to prevent access to your account, especially on shared computers. We provide you the means by which you can change your password inside your profile whenever you consider doing so.

Access and review of your personal information
You can exercise your right of access, rectification, cancellation and opposition to your personal information via e-mail addressed to [email protected]

Right of information
Pursuant to the provisions of Law 15/1999, of December 13, Protection of Personal Data, we inform you that the personal information you provide will be processed and incorporated into a file owned by HypoStore, for the purpose of providing our services as well as managing the business relation with our customers. This file is registered at the Dutch Data Protection Agency.

E-commerce transactions
We do not collect credit card details for your payments. When you confirm your order in our shop, you proceed to a secure website where you can pay directly using many different payment methods, or if you choose to use a credit card, those details are collected by PayPal and not provided to us. So remember, we will never ask your credit card information by any means. Furthermore, we will never ask you for any account detail, especially your password.

Links to other sites
Our website may contain links to other sites related or not to the contents of our site. While we try to link to sites that share our high standards and respect for privacy, we are not responsible for the contents, security, or privacy practices in use by other sites. We encourage users to review the privacy policy of each linked site before sharing personal information.

Enforcement of this privacy statement
If you have questions regarding this statement or our handling of your personal information, please contact us at [email protected]. We will promptly address your concern and strive to reach a satisfactory resolution.

Alternatively, you can reach us by post at our address:
HypoStore, Gammels 29, 8321SG, Urk, The Netherlands

Changes to this privacy statement
HypoStore may occasionally update this privacy statement. When we do, we will revise the “last update” date at the top and bottom of this privacy statement. We will obtain your opt-in consent for any updates to this privacy statement that materially expand the sharing or use of your personal information in ways not disclosed in this privacy statement at the time of collection.

Last updated: 17-01-2012