Type(s) of Information Gathered
The information we learn from customers helps personalize and continually improve your shopping experience at Bag Bug. Here are the types of information we gather:
Cookies are alphanumeric identifiers that we transfer to your computer’s hard drive through your web browser to enable our systems to recognize your browser for such purposes as to remember the items in your Shopping Cart between visits. The information collected from cookies may also be used to improve the functionality of the Website.
Pixel Tags and Tracking Technology
When you visit this Website or view one of our emails, we may use pixel tags (also called “clear” gifs), tracking links and/or similar technology to note some of the pages you visit on our Website and personalize your experience. We may also use pixel tags to determine what types of email your browser supports. We may use the information collected through pixel tags, tracking links and similar technology in combination with your personally identifiable information.
How We Share Information
Information about our customers is an important part of our business, and we are not in the business of selling it to others. We share customer information only as described below.
Protecting Your Information
We work to protect the security of your information during transmission by using Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) software, which encrypts information you input. If transactions are processed on the Website, transaction information is transmitted to and from the Website in encrypted form using industry-standard SSL connections to help protect such information from interception. Using this encryption, we transmit the entire credit card number to the appropriate credit card company during order processing but reveal only the last four digits of your credit card numbers when confirming an order. We restrict authorized access to your personal information to those persons who have a legitimate purpose to know that information to provide products or services to you and those persons you have authorized to have access to such information.
Bag Bug follows generally accepted industry standards to protect the personal information submitted to us, both during transmission and once Bag Bug receives it. No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. Therefore, while Bag Bug strives to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security. If you have any questions about security on our Website, you can email Bag Bug at [email protected]
Editing and Deleting Account Information
You can change your Bag Bug Account Information at any time by logging into your account on the Website. To delete your account entirely, email your request to [email protected]
To opt-out of Bag Bug Email, follow the instructions included in the email. Your request should be processed within 48 hours.
Suppliers and Other Third Parties
If you choose to invite a friend to shop at Bag Bug via our referral reward program, you will need to provide his/her email address. We will automatically send this friend an email telling him/her that you’ve recommended that he/she shop at Bag Bug. Bag Bug keeps this information to confirm that a qualifying order originated from your referral.