The Porch Fairies Ltd is committed to protecting your privacy. This policy will provide details of how your personal information is collected, used, and shared when you visit or make a purchase from theporchfairies.co.uk. This is in line with the GDPR guidelines. 

How we collect your information

When you purchase something from our store, we collect the personal information you give us (name, address, email address & telephone number). 
When you browse our store, we also automatically receive your computer’s internet IP address to provide us with information that helps us learn about your browser and operating system.

Consent

When you provide us with personal information you give us consent to use it for the following purposes: 

  • to complete a transaction
  • verify your credit card
  • place an order
  • arrange for a delivery or return a purchase
  • record sales for financial purposes

If we ask for your personal information for marketing purposes, we will ask you directly for your consent.

You may withdraw your consent at any time and are entitled to amend or delete your details. To do so, please contact nick@theporchfairies.co.uk and your details will be removed from all records as in line with GDPR guidelines.

Location of data/ security

We seek to protect your personal data securely.  Our store is hosted on secure servers via Pollywiggle, based in Europe and the United Kingdom.

Payments are made through third party services (Paypal) and (Stripe) and no financial data is stored on our website or its databases.

Who we share your information with

The providers used by us will only collect, use, and disclose your information to the extent necessary to allow them to perform the services they provide to us. We share your name and address with our chosen mailing or parcel courier companies to be able to fulfil and delivery your order.

We use mailchimp to deliver our newsletter, a copy of their privacy policy can be found here: https://mailchimp.com/legal/privacy/. We do not pass your information on to anyone else, unless legally obliged to.

Please note when you click on links on our store, they may direct you away from our site. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of other sites and encourage you to read their privacy policies.

Cookies

Cookies are small text files that are stored by the browser on your computer. This website uses cookies to monitor your browsing data history from page to page, they do not identify you as a person. Your browser can be set to adjust which cookies are saved with your consent. 
We use cookies for the following purposes:
Allow you to make online purchases 
Access certain parts of the website
Determine behaviour patterns. We use Google Analytics to collect standard information about the visitors’ behaviour on the site, in order to develop new products and use Social Media appropriately.

Changes to this privacy policy

We reserve the right to modify this privacy policy at any time. Changes and clarifications will take effect immediately upon their posting on the website. 

Any questions?

If you have any questions about our privacy policy or your personal data, please contact us at nick@theporchfairies.co.uk.