Use of Information Collected by Us
Brieten.com may collect two types of information when you purchase products about users: "Personal Information" (such as name, email address, mailing address, phone number, and payment card information).
We use customer information in an effort to improve your shopping experience and to communicate with you about our products, services, promotions. We may also use this information to make offers to you, to help us target specific products and services to you, and to help us develop and improve our Site and tailor our Site to your interests.
Order-related and Promotional, Surveys, Customer Reviews
You agree that Brieten.com is authorized to transmit email to you for the purpose of informing you about your particular transaction. In addition, Brieten.com may offer promotional emails to those who have agreed to receive emails during registration or directly from our email sign up form; We use the information you provide to administer our contests, sweepstakes and other promotions. We also may use the information to communicate with you about our products, services and promotions. Unsubscribe and opt out instructions are included in each promotional email.
Information Collected Online by Brieten.com
Individuals may choose to provide personal information through this website. Personal Information is collected online when users voluntarily register with Brieten.com to purchase items, use communication services and other promotional opportunities provided on Brieten.com We also maintain a record of your product interests and purchases online.
Other Ways We Obtain and Use Information
In addition to the ways we collect information about you described above, we also may obtain information about you from third parties. We may use your personal information to provide you with products or services you request (such as merchandise exchange or merchandise returns), enhance your shopping experience and communicate with you about our products, services and promotions. In addition, we may use your personal information for internal purposes, such as fraud and theft prevention, accident reporting, development and administration of our sites, data analytics, and compliance with our legal obligations, policies and procedures.
Information We Share
We also may disclose information about you (i) if we are required to do so by law or legal process (such as a court order), (ii) in response to a request by law enforcement authorities, or (iii) when we believe disclosure is necessary or appropriate to prevent physical harm or financial loss or in connection with an investigation of suspected or actual illegal activity. We also reserve the right to transfer personal information we have about you in the event we sell or transfer all or a portion of our business or assets. Should such a sale or transfer occur, we will use reasonable efforts to direct the transferee to use personal information you have provided to us in a manner that is consistent with our Privacy Notice. Following such a sale or transfer, you may contact the entity to which we transferred your personal information with any inquiries concerning the processing of that information.
How We Protect Personal Information
We maintain appropriate administrative, technical and physical safeguards to protect the personal information you provide on this website against accidental, unlawful or unauthorized destruction, loss, alteration, access, disclosure or use and other unlawful forms of processing. We use Secure Sockets Layer ("SSL") technology to protect the transmission over the Internet of your payment card data. You can check the security of your connection by looking at the URL line of your browser. When accessing a secure site, the first characters of the site address change from "http" to "https." If you are using a web browser or firewall that does not permit communications through secure sites, you will not be able to make purchases on our site. If you cannot access the secure server for any reason, please contact customer service.
Access and Correction
Subject to applicable law, we may limit or deny access to personal information where providing such access is unreasonably burdensome or expensive under the circumstances. If at any time you would like us to remove you from our email or postal mailing lists, please submit your request to the address specified in the "Contact Us" section on this Site. Please include your name, email address and postal address in your request. We will endeavor to comply with your requests as soon as reasonably practicable. However we may need to retain certain information for record keeping purposes, and there may also be residual information that will remain within our databases and other records, which will not be removed or changed.
We offer you certain choices about how we communicate with you and what information we collect from you. You may withdraw any consent you previously provided to us or object at any time on legitimate grounds and free of charge to the processing of your personal information, and we will apply your preferences going forward.
You can choose not to receive marketing communications from us by clicking on the unsubscribe link in our marketing emails, or contacting us as specified in the "Contact Us " section on this Site. Please include your name, email address and postal address if you send us your request by email or postal mail.
Updates to Our Privacy Notice
This Privacy Notice may be updated periodically and without prior notice to you to reflect changes in our personal information practices or relevant laws. We will post a prominent notice on the site to notify you of any significant changes to our Privacy Notice and indicate at the top of the notice when it was updated.
Children and Privacy
Our Site is not directed to children under the age of 13, and we will never request personally identifiable information from anyone whom we know to be under the age of 13 without verifiable parental consent. If we become aware that a customer is under the age of 13 and has registered without prior verifiable parental consent, we will remove his or her personally identifiable registration information from our files.
No transmission of data over the Internet is guaranteed to be completely secure. It may be possible for third parties not under the control of Brieten.com to intercept or access transmissions or private communications unlawfully. While we strive to protect your Personal Information, neither Brieten.com nor any of our service providers can ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us over the Internet. Any such transmission is done at your own risk.
Last modified: May 5th, 2012