VCollection Website Privacy Statement
This document was last updated on November 19, 2014.
Acknowledgement and Acceptance of Terms
VCollection is committed to protecting your privacy. This Privacy Statement (“Statement”) sets forth our current privacy practices with regard to the information we collect when you interact with our website. By accessing the website at www.vcollectionart.com (the “Site”), you acknowledge and fully understand this Statement and consent to the information collection and use practices described in this Statement. Other than as expressly set forth in this Statement, nothing in or omitted from this Statement limits VCollection's privacy practices.
Information We Collect and How We Use It
VCollection collects certain information from and about its users by, among other things, directly from our web server logs, from users, and with cookies.
Web Server Logs
When you visit the Site, VCollection may track information to administer the Site and analyze its usage. Examples of information VCollection may track include but are not limited to:
- Your Internet protocol address.
- The kind of browser or computer you use.
- Number of links you click within the Site.
- Location from which you accessed the Site.
- Date and time of your visit.
- Name of your Internet service provider.
- Web page you linked to the Site from.
- Pages you viewed on the Site.
VCollection may use Internet cookies to personalize or enhance your user experience. An Internet cookie is typically a small text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web server.
One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. For example, if you personalize a web page, or navigate within a site, a cookie helps the site to recall your specific information on subsequent visits.Hence, this simplifies the process of delivering relevant content and eases site navigation by providing and saving your preferences and login information as well as providing personalized functionality.
VCollection reserves the right to share site statistics with partner companies.
You may have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser settings to decline cookies. If you reject cookies by changing your browser settings then be aware that this may disable some of the functionality on the Site.
- Personal Information from Users
Visitors to the Site can register to purchase goods or services. If you register, VCollection will request some personal information such as name, address, e-mail address, telephone number,r facsimile number, account number and other relevant information. VCollection may also request financial information. If you purchase by credit card, this information may be forwarded to relevant credit card providers. For other types of registrations, VCollection will ask for the relevant information. You may also be asked to disclose personal information to VCollection so that VCollection can provide assistance and information to you. For example, such data may be warranted in order to provide online technical support and troubleshooting.
VCollection will not disclose personally identifiable information we collect from you to third parties without your permission except to the extent necessary including:
- To fulfill your requests for goods or services.
- To protect VCollection from liability as VCollection deems appropriate in its sole discretion.
- To respond to legal process or comply with law.
- In connection with a merger, acquisition, sale or liquidation of VCollection.
- Use of Web Beacons or GIF Files
The Site may contain electronic images known as Web beacons – sometimes also called single-pixel gifs – that allow VCollection to, among other things, count users who have visited those pages and deliver co-branded services. VCollection may include Web beacons in promotional e-mail messages or newsletters to determine whether messages have been opened and acted upon.
Some of these Web beacons may be placed by third-party service providers to help determine the effectiveness of advertising campaigns or e-mail communications. These Web beacons may be used by these service providers to place a persistent cookie on your computer. This allows the service provider to recognize your computer each time you visit certain pages or e-mails and compile anonymous information in relation to those page views, which in turn enables VCollection and our service providers to learn which advertisements and e-mails bring you to the Site and how you use the Site.
- Children’s Issues
The Site is not directed to children under 13 years of age, and children under 13 years of age shall not use the Site to submit any individually identifiable information about themselves.
- Changes to This Statement
VCollection has the discretion to update this Statement from time to time. When VCollection does so, VCollection will also revise the “updated” date at the top of this page. VCollection encourages you to periodically review this Statement to stay informed about how VCollection is helping to protect the personal information VCollection collects. Your continued use of the service constitutes your agreement to this Statement and any updates.
- Contacting VCollection
If you have questions regarding this Statement, its implementation, failure to adhere to this Statement and/or VCollection's general practices, please contact VCollection at firstname.lastname@example.org.
VCollection will use whatever efforts it deems appropriate to respond and resolve any problem or question.