Privacy policy

What we don't do with your information

We will never sell your information!

What we do with your information

As part of the buying and selling process, we collect the personal information you give us such as your name, address and contact details.

When you browse our online store, we also automatically receive your computer’s internet protocol (IP) address in order to provide us with information that helps us learn about your browser and operating system.

With your permission, we may send you emails about to update you on your order(s), our online store and products.


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.

If after you have opted-in, you change your mind, you may withdraw your consent for us to contact you, by contacting us by clicking on the 'unsubscribe' link in the email, contacting us directly at gugu@stylesbygugu.co.za or mailing us at:

stylesbygugu
P.O Box 858, Mashishing, 1123

Disclosure

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

Ecwid

Our store is hosted on Ecwid. They provide us with the online e-commerce platform that allows us to sell our products and to you.

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

Payment

We do not collect any payment information. We process all payments using Payfast. For more infomation on how Payfast collects, uses, transfers and stores data necessary to complete your transaction, see Payfast's privacy policy at: https://www.payfast.co.za/privacy-policy/

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. An example would be the courier companies that we use. Please note certain third-party service providers, have their own privacy policies in respect to the information we are required to provide to them for your purchase-related transactions.

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

Certain links on our website 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.

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.

Cookies

When you visit our site, we may send one or more cookies – a small file containing a string of characters – to your computer that uniquely identifies your browser. We use cookies to improve the quality of our service by storing user preferences or storing session information.

 

Most browsers are initially set up to accept cookies, but you can reset your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, this is not advised as some features (and indeed our service itself) may not function correctly if your cookies are disabled..

Changes to this privacy policy

We reserve the right to modify this privacy policy at any time, so please review it frequently. Changes and clarifications will take effect immediately upon their posting on the website. If we make material changes to this policy, we will notify you here that it has been updated, so that you are aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we use and/or disclose it.

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 us at gugu@stylesbygugu.co.za or mail us at

stylesbygugu
P.O. Box 858, Mashishing, 1123