This Privacy Statement explains how we use, and to whom we disclose, the non-public personal information ("Personal Information") of our customers and consumers provided to or collected
by Buchwalds. We reserve the right to change this Privacy Statement from time to time consistent with applicable privacy laws. Any changes will be posted.
In the course of our business, we may collect Personal Information from you. We define "Personal Information" as meaning your name, mailing address, e-mail address, telephone number,
fax number, user identifications, passwords and similarly identifying information assigned by Buchwalds or selected by our visitors, transaction history, and contact information for
friends or family. We may collect this information about you from the following sources:
+ From applications, forms, other communications or requests for information we receive from you;
+ From your transactions with, or from the services being performed by, us;
+ From your voluntary participation in one of our various services, promotions, contests or sweepstakes, programs, newsletters, reminder e-mail services, or surveys;
+ From consumer reporting or credit agencies;
+ From other financial institutions, with your consent, in order to determine your eligibility for our products or services.
Our Policies Regarding the Protection of the Confidentiality and Security of Your Personal Information:
We maintain physical, electronic and procedural safeguards to protect your Personal Information. For example, we limit access to the Personal Information only to those employees or
contractors who need such access in connection with providing products or services to you or for other legitimate business purposes, for example, but not limited to: fulfilling your
product purchases, responding to your requests for information, redesigning and managing our templates and/or databases, integration of new technology, and other uses. In addition,
we have implemented specific security measures to address the confidentiality of personal information transmitted through our web site. Visitors are offered the option of using a
secure server before accessing account information. The secure server encrypts all information prior to transmission and stores that information securely. We also utilize
Secure Sockets Layer ("SSL") to encrypt information during transmissions. Of course, we cannot guarantee the confidentiality of information transmitted to us through the Internet or
e-mail. For transmission of sensitive information, please feel free to call us at 1-877-373-5284 or 305-373-LOVE or write us at Buchwald Jewelers, 36 N.E. 1st Street, Suite 123,
Miami FL 33132
Our Policies and Practices Regarding the Sharing of Your Personal Information:
We do not sell or otherwise disclose your Personal Information to non-affiliated third parties except as set forth in this Privacy Statement.
We may disclose your Personal Information to third-party financial institutions, consumer reporting or credit agencies to determine your eligibility for a product or service you have
requested from us.
We may disclose your Personal Information to third parties who provide services or perform functions on our behalf (including but not limited to marketing services), or who process
or service our transactions with you.
When we share your Personal Information with third parties in either of these circumstances, such information may be used only for the limited purpose for which it was shared, and
we do not authorize these third parties to share your Personal Information with others except to fulfill that limited purpose.
In addition, we will disclose your Personal Information when you direct or give us permission, when we are required by law to do so, or when we reasonably believe that disclosure
is necessary to protect Buchwalds or you or third parties from a threat of imminent harm, such as through suspected fraudulent or criminal activities. We also may disclose your
Personal Information when otherwise permitted by applicable privacy laws such as, for example, when disclosure is needed to enforce our rights arising out of any agreement,
transaction or relationship with you.
Our Web Site:
In addition to the provisions set forth above, we wish to inform you of some additional items applicable solely to our Web Site at buchwaldjewelers.com.
Collection and Disclosure of Information through our Web Site:
In addition to the types and sources of information already described, Buchwalds may collect or track the following types of information through our Site:
The home server domain names, e-mail addresses, type of computer and type of Web browser used by visitors to our Site;
Both aggregated and user-specific information regarding requested pages in the site that our visitors access or search, or specific items within the site that our visitors view or select.
Aggregated statistical and navigational information does not include individual names, personal data or account information, so it does not identify you or any other customer.
We also may place Internet "cookies" on visitors' hard drives to enhance the browsing and shopping experience on the buchwaldjewelers.com web site. These cookies are text
files that save data about the visitor, such as the visitor's name, password, user name, items purchased from us, screen preferences, most frequently viewed pages on our site
and the like. When the visitor revisits the site, we may recognize the visitor through the cookie and customize the browsing experience on the site accordingly. The cookies
only collect information about the visitors on whose hard drives they are deposited and only about our site, not those visitors' other Internet experiences. There are no
personally identifiable pieces of information stored anywhere in these cookie files, and they are used solely by Buchwalds to enhance your shopping experience and to allow
us to serve you better in the future. The information captured makes it possible for Buchwalds (i) to speed navigation, keep track of items in your shopping cart, and provide
you with custom tailored content; (ii) to remember information you gave to us so you don’t have to re-enter it each time you visit the Buchwalds site; (iii) to monitor the
effectiveness of some of our marketing email campaigns; and (iv) to monitor total number of visitors, pages viewed, and the total number of visitors served. Most people do
not even know that cookies are being placed on their computers when they visit Buchwald's website or most other web sites because web browsers are typically set to accept
cookies. In addition, most commercially available Web browsers (such as Microsoft Explorer® or Netscape Navigator®) permit users to decline cookies. Please consult your
your overall Internet browsing experience could be adversely affected. For example, it may prevent you from viewing certain product images.
The information we collect on the site is also used to solve technical problems and to improve the overall experience for the visitor.
We do not disclose site visitors' personal information to third parties except as set forth elsewhere in this Privacy Statement. However, we may disclose aggregated data of Site
traffic, search requests and page or ad views for marketing or promotional purposes.
For your convenience, we may include on our Web Site certain links to other sites. We provide these links as a convenience only and we do not endorse the content or services
We encourage you to review the privacy policies of each site you visit through our links, to ensure you are comfortable with these policies. We are not responsible for the conduct
or policies of these third parties.
To contact us with any other questions regarding this Privacy Statement, you may call us at 1-877-373-5284 or 305-373-LOVE Monday through Friday from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm Eastern
Standard Time or write us at: Buchwald Jewelers, 36 N.E 1st Street, Suite 123, Miami, Florida 33132, Attn: Customer Service.