Privacy Policy


Privacy Policy
Inspired by a Moment takes the utmost care in protecting your private information.  This statement is made available so that you can understand how we use, collect and disclose information.  By using www.inspiredbyamoment.com, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.  By providing personal information to us, you acknowledge that you agree and understand this privacy policy.

 
SECTION 1 - WHAT DO WE DO WITH YOUR INFORMATION?

When you purchase something from Inspired by a Moment, as part of the buying and selling process, we may collect personal information that identifies you as an individual.  This includes your name, email address, postal address (including billing and shipping addresses) and telephone number.  We will never sell, rent or lease your email address to any unauthorized third party.

Inspired by a Moment may automatically collect information about your computer hardware and software, including: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. Inspired by a Moment uses this information for operating the service, maintaining the quality of the service and providing general statistics regarding use of the Inspired by a Moment website.  

Inspired by a Moment may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from Inspired by a Moment and its affiliates.  Inspired by a Moment may contact you via surveys to conduct research and your opinion about current services or potential services that may be offered.

SECTION 2 - CONSENT

How do you get my consent?
When you provide us with personal information to complete a transaction, verify your credit card, place an order, arrange for a delivery or return a purchase, we imply that you consent to our collecting it and using it for that specific reason only.

If we ask for your personal information for a secondary reason, like marketing, we will either ask you directly for your expressed consent, or provide you with an opportunity to say no.

How do I withdraw my consent?
If after you opt-in, you change your mind, you may withdraw your consent for us to contact you, for the continued collection, use or disclosure of your information, at anytime, by contacting us at info@inspiredbyamoment.com

How do you collect personal information?
Inspired by a Moment may collect personal information through the Services, when you sign up for our newsletter or make a purchase.  

Inspired by a Moment may also receive your personal information from other sources, including: social media platforms; people with whom you are friends or otherwise connected on social media platforms, third parties; joint marketing partners; and public databases.

SECTION 3 - DISCLOSURE
 
We may disclose your personal information if we are required by law to do so or if you violate our Terms of Service.

SECTION 4 - SHOPIFY
 
Our store is hosted on Shopify Inc. They provide us with the online e-commerce platform that allows us to sell our products and services to you.

Your data is stored through Shopify’s data storage, databases and the general Shopify application. They store your data on a secure server behind a firewall.

Payment:
If you choose a direct payment gateway to complete your purchase, then Shopify stores your credit card data. It is encrypted through the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI-DSS). Your purchase transaction data is stored only as long as is necessary to complete your purchase transaction. After that is complete, your purchase transaction information is deleted.

All direct payment gateways adhere to the standards set by PCI-DSS as managed by the PCI Security Standards Council, which is a joint effort of brands like Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover.

PCI-DSS requirements help ensure the secure handling of credit card information by our store and its service providers.

For more insight, you may also want to read Shopify’s Terms of Service (https://www.shopify.com/legal/terms) or Privacy Statement (https://www.shopify.com/legal/privacy).

SECTION 5 - THIRD-PARTY SERVICES
 
In general, the third-party 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.
However, certain third-party service providers, such as payment gateways and other payment transaction processors, have their own privacy policies in respect to the information we are required to provide to them for your purchase-related transactions.

For these providers, we recommend that you read their privacy policies so you can understand the manner in which your personal information will be handled by these providers.
In particular, remember that certain providers may be located in or have facilities that are located a different jurisdiction than either you or us. So if you elect to proceed with a transaction that involves the services of a third-party service provider, then your information may become subject to the laws of the jurisdiction(s) in which that service provider or its facilities are located.

As an example, if you are located in Canada and your transaction is processed by a payment gateway located in the United States, then your personal information used in completing that transaction may be subject to disclosure under United States legislation, including the Patriot Act.

Once you leave our store’s website or are redirected to a third-party website or application, you are no longer governed by this Privacy Policy or our website’s Terms of Service.
 
Links
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 statements.

SECTION 6 - SECURITY
 
To protect your personal information, we take reasonable precautions and follow industry best practices to make sure it is not inappropriately lost, misused, accessed, disclosed, altered or destroyed.

If you provide us with your credit card information, the information is encrypted using secure socket layer technology (SSL) and stored with a AES-256 encryption.  Although no method of transmission over the Internet or electronic storage is 100% secure, we follow all PCI-DSS requirements and implement additional generally accepted industry standards.


SECTION 7 - COOKIES

Inspired by a Moment website may use “cookies” to personalize your online experience.  “Cookies” are text files that are placed on your hard disk by a web page server.  Cookies are uniquely assigned to you and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

The main purpose of using cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time.  We may use cookies to understand and save your preferences for future visits; remember and process items in your shopping cart; and compile aggregate data about site interaction and site traffic so that we may better serve you by providing improved site features and and tools in the future.

Here is a list of cookies that we currently use.
 
 _session_id, unique token, sessional, Allows Shopify to store information about your session (referrer, landing page, etc).

 _shopify_visit, no data held, Persistent for 30 minutes from the last visit, Used by our website provider’s internal stats tracker to record the number of visits

 _shopify_uniq, no data held, expires midnight (relative to the visitor) of the next day, Counts the number of visits to a store by a single customer.

cart, unique token, persistent for 2 weeks, Stores information about the contents of your cart.

 _secure_session_id, unique token, sessional
 
storefront_digest, unique token, indefinite If the shop has a password, this is used to determine if the current visitor has access.

We have the right to use different cookies in the future.  If you wish to decline cookies, you can opt-out.  Usually this means modifying your browser settings, which means that you may not fully be able to experience the features on Inspired by a Moment.  


Third-Party Services
Inspired by a Moment is not responsible fo, the privacy, information or other practices of any third parties, including any third-party operating any site or service to which the Services link.  

Inspired by a Moment may use a third-party payment service to process payment through the Services.  If you wish to make a payment through this third-party payment service for Inspired by a Moment products, you will be subject to the third-party’s privacy policy and not this privacy policy.  We are not responsible for the third party’s collection, use and disclosure of your personal information.

You should also be aware that if you voluntarily disclose personally Identifiable Information or personally sensitive data through www.inspirebyamoment.com public message boards or in chat areas, that information can be viewed, collected and used by third parties without our knoweldge and may result in unsolicited messages from third parties or other individuals.  Such activities are beyond the control of Inspiredbyamoment.com and this policy.

SECTION 8 - AGE OF CONSENT
 
Inspired by a Moment does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information of children under the age of majority in their state or province of residence. By using Inspired by a Moment, you represent that you are at least the age of majority in your state or province of residence, or that you are the age of majority in your state or province of residence and you have given us your consent to allow any of your minor dependents to use this site.

SECTION 9 - CHANGES TO THIS PRIVACY POLICY

Inspired by a Moment reserves the right to change this policy at any time.  Please check this page periodically for changes.  Changes and clarifications will take effect immediately upon their posting on www.inspiredbyamoment.com. Your continued use of the site means that you accept these changes.  Information collected prior to the time any change is posted will be used according to the rules and laws that applied at the time the information was collected.

If our store is acquired or merged with another company, your information may be transferred to the new owners so that we may continue to sell products to you.

QUESTIONS AND CONTACT INFORMATION
 
If you would like to: access, correct, amend or delete any personal information we have about you, register a complaint, or simply want more information contact our Privacy Compliance Officer at info@inspiredbyamoment.com