Privacy Policy


This statement summarizes Skelton Treasures' policies regarding personal information that may be collected or submitted to me through the Skelton's Teasures website of http://www.skeltonstreasures.com ("Website") or via any other means of collection.

Your Privacy Is Important

Skelton's Treasures upholds the confidentiality of information and privacy of users on the Skelton's Treasures website (http://www.skeltonstreasures.com).  Because Skelton's Treasures gathers information about its users, this privacy policy has been implemented to communicate what information is collected, how it is collected, and how it will be used.  By accessing this Website, you acknowledge and agree to this Privacy Policy and also agree to the Terms of Service of the Website located at http://www.skeltonstreasures.com/terms-of-service.

1. The Types of Information We Collect

We collect information that can be used to identify, locate, or contact you. This includes other data that may be associated with your personal information. If you visit the Skelton’s Treasures site or use our services, we may collect the following types of personal information:

  • Information that personally identifies you (“PII”), such as:
    • Contact information that allows us to communicate with you, such as your name, email address(es), telephone numbers, home or building addresses, or other addresses where you receive communications from, content of email communication in our support ticket system and via listing inquiry emails, on behalf of or through Skelton’s Treasures
    • Financial and transaction data, such as encrypted credit card information and payment information.
  • Information that does not identify you, such as:
    • Information that helps us to understand who is using our services and how we can improve them. This includes location information related to your state/province, city, or neighborhood; occupation; internet service provider; mobile operating system and service provider; and demographic information (e.g., age, gender, interests). All of this information is aggregated and separated from any of your PII.
    • Information on the transactions and interactions you have on Skelton’s Treasures such as the pages you view, how long you view them or the type of browser that you view them from, and how you interact with the services generally.

These are examples of information that we may collect and is not an exhaustive list.

You may opt out of providing this information by not entering it when asked or not using the website, but you will not be able to make a purchase by doing so.  You may choose to opt out of Skelton's Treasures' mailing list when making a purchase by deselecting the “Join Our Mailing List” button at checkout.

Other information that may be collected includes:

  • Information about your visit to the Website, which includes the date and time of your visit, the pages accessed and the documents retrieved;
  • The type of browser used when you visit our Website, and
  • Any personal correspondence, including emails.

2. How We Use the Information About You

Skelton’s Treasures uses the information you provide to improve our services to you and our larger community. We may use your personal information, without limitation, in the following ways:

  • To provide user support and communicate with you;
  • To deliver important administrative messages to you;
  • To detect or protect against any errors or fraudulent activity, as may be required by law;
  • To operate and improve our services;
  • To recommend certain services or offers that may be of interest to you; OR
  • To enforce our Terms of Service or Privacy Policy.

 

We will never sell or share your personal information to any third parties without asking for your permission beforehand (subject to exceptions contained herein).

In order to provide certain site functions through Skelton’s Treasures, such as connectivity to your payment provider of choice, we may use third-party agents to process, route, or store your information, or to communicate with you. These third-party agents will act on your behalf in order to access and transmit your personal financial information when making purchases through our site.

Information provided during purchases will be treated in accordance with these third-party agent(s)’ privacy policies, in addition to our Privacy Policy here. Violations of these third-parties’ policies may require us to suspend or terminate your account or use of the site immediately or based upon our investigations.

Skelton’s Treasures may collect, in the aggregate, information that does not identify you, which we may provide to certain third-party companies as part of market research. We will never share any of your PII as part of that data, nor will we share it with any other users, companies, or advertisers. All aggregate data provided to these third-party companies will contain only general geographic location, language, internet service providers, and mobile operating systems and service providers, and the collective activity data of those groups.

We may disclose any of your PII to law enforcement, government officials, or other third parties in the case where we:

  • Must respond to any legal process or subpoenas;
  • Must take action where there is a violation of our Terms of Service, Privacy Policy, or as part of any investigation into fraudulent or illegal activities that may be occurring through Skelton’s Treasures;
  • Must respond to any claim of infringement of intellectual property rights;
  • Where we feel we must do so to protect the safety of our services, our users, or the general public; OR
  • Wherever we are required to do so by law.

The information you provide when making a purchase from the website will be used to complete your payment, deliver your products to the provided shipping address, contact you if I have any questions regarding your order, and add your email address to join Skelton's Treasures’ mailing list.  If you have chosen to join the mailing list you will receive periodic updates and promotions relating to Skelton's Treasures Products.

3. Keeping A Record Of Your Information 

I may hold your Personal Information for the following purposes:

  • Internal accounting and administration;
  • To supply you with information regarding your order;
  • To respond to inquiries;
  • To analyze my website usage;
  • To administer sales records.

4. Information You Provide to Third Parties

Although Skelton's Treasures uses industry standard practices to protect your Personal Information, due to technical limitations, I cannot and do not guarantee that your personal information will remain secure, and you should not expect that your Personal Information or private communications will always remain private.  I will NEVER sell or rent any Personal Information about you to any third party.

The following describes some of the ways that your Personal Information may be disclosed and you expressly agree that your Personal Information may be disclosed by Retro Menagerie in the following ways:

  • Advertisers.  I may internally gather data across all of our Website's visitors and keep a record of your usage habits.  As a result, we may disclose some limited, non specific Personal Information to third parties for marketing and promotional purposes.  However, in these situations, we do not disclose to these entities any information that could be used to identify you personally.  Certain information, such as your name, email address, address and telephone number are NEVER disclosed to advertisers.
  • Legal Requests.  Skelton's Treasures may lawfully disclose your Personal Information for law enforcement or regulatory purposes.

Skelton’s Treasures’ services allow you to connect with third-party emails, sites, services, or social media platforms, which are not owned or operated by Skelton’s Treasures. In good faith, we assess the companies and service providers we work with to review their compliance with applicable regulations. Notwithstanding the foregoing, you are responsible for any information that you provide to those companies or any other third party that contacts you through or because of our service. This Privacy Policy does not govern your interaction with those third-party sites. Those sites may have their own privacy policies and practices about your personal information, over which we have no control. The companies and service providers that we may work with may also have their own privacy practices, over which we have no control. We encourage you to familiarize yourself with the privacy statements provided by these other parties prior to providing them with information or taking advantage of any offer.

5. COPPA Policy for Children Under Thirteen

Skelton’s Treasures fully complies with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act and does not intentionally direct any services at children under the age of thirteen (13). Since we do not at this time require any user to give us their specific age, it may be possible that children under 13 may access and use the service without our knowledge. However, if we determine that any user is under the age of 13, we will immediately suspend that user’s account and it will be that user’s responsibility to provide proof of age to continue use of the service. If you believe that we have inadvertently collected information of a child under the age of 13, please contact us immediately at skeltonstreasures@gmail.com so that we can remove the information.

6. Cookies and Related Technologies

To provide a smooth and easy experience when you use Skelton’s Treasures, we may use technologies such as cookies, pixel tags, server logs, and other similar technologies to automatically collect and store information. As you use our services, your devices communicate with servers operated by us and by our service providers to coordinate the interactivity and fulfill your requests for services and information.

For example, when you navigate to our website, Skelton’s Treasures may place cookies on your browser. Cookies allow us to recognize when you return so that we can customize and create a more pleasant user experience for you. The information we collect using cookies helps us understand what our users are accessing most often so we can provide better services.

You may accept the use of cookies on our website and the collection of PII through our services by clicking the appropriate consent box on our website. If you choose to block tracking technologies on our website, please note that some of our services may no longer work for you.

Skelton’s Treasures may develop relationships with third-party companies to advertise for our services on other websites, and they may perform tracking and reporting functions for our services and our advertisements. We will not and do not share your personal information with these third-party companies. This Privacy Policy does not cover the collection methods or use of the information by these third parties, and Skelton’s Treasures is not responsible for cookies or other collection methods of those parties. If you arrive on the Skelton’s Treasures site or access Skelton’s Treasures services through the advertising or suggestion of a third party, we encourage you to review the privacy policies or statements of these third-party companies to learn more about their use of cookies and other technologies.

7. Control Over Your Personal Information

If you want to close your account or have other questions or requests, please be in touch with us at skeltonstreasures@gmail.com. While we can assist you in many ways, we may not always be able to delete records of past interactions and transactions as required by applicable law. We will retain your information for as long as your account is active or as needed to provide you services and to maintain a record of your transactions. Once your account has been deleted, we may no longer retain any of your personal information unless required by applicable law. Your personal information may be removed or destroyed from our servers where possible, and it will never be sold or distributed without your permission.

8. Security

Skelton’s Treasures protects your information by taking reasonable steps to secure it against unauthorized access. We do this through encryption, physical administration by our staff members, and electronic measures. However, no security system or method is guaranteed to be safe from hackers or human error. We will contact you within 72 hours if we find any breaches in our security methods that in our sole opinion jeopardizes the security of any personal data.

9. EU Residents (GDPR)

Skelton’s Treasures has implemented technical and organizational measures with respect to processing personal information from European Union individuals for purposes of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”). Upon request, we will provide you with information as to whether and what personal data we store in relation to you. Should your personal data be incorrect, you may request to have it rectified. You may also revoke your consent to use your personal data in the future, in whole or in part, or request deletion of your personal data. Please feel free to direct such requests, or other questions and comments regarding our GDPR compliance to skeltonstreasures@gmail.com.

10. Notice to International Users Outside the EU

Skelton’s Treasures operates in the United States of America. Your personal information may be accessed by us or transferred to us in the United States. By providing us with your personal information, you consent to this transfer. We will protect the privacy and security of your personal information according to our Privacy Policy, regardless of where it is processed or stored.

11. Changes in Ownership

We may have the opportunity or occasion to buy, sell, merge, acquire, dissolve, or transfer assets or the ownership of the company. Depending on the requirements of such a transaction, we may share data provided by you with third parties as necessary to investigate or complete any such transaction. These third-party assignees will take over the rights and obligations regarding the information described in this Privacy Policy. Under no circumstances will your personal information be made public through any of these opportunities.

12. California Residents

California Civil Code Section 1798.83 permits Skelton’s Treasures users that are California residents to request certain information regarding our disclosure of personal information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. To make such a request, please contact us at skeltonstreasures@gmail.com.

13. Modifications and Contact

From time to time, we may update this Privacy Policy to clarify our practices or to reflect new or different privacy practices, such as when we add new features to our services. If we make any material changes, we will notify you by email (sent to the email address specified in your account) and on our website prior to the change becoming effective. We encourage you to periodically review this page for the latest information about our privacy practices.

If you have any questions about the modifications or any part of this policy, please email us at skeltonstreasures@gmail.com.

Additional Information

This Policy is part of the Terms of Service of the Website and any use of the Website is governed by those Terms of Service.

 

LAST UPDATED MAY 25, 2018