Upon visiting our website www.sharpstoneusa.com, the below information is automatically collected:
- Email information
- Your IP address and Cookies
- Notice of updates on www.sharpstoneusa.com
The information collected is used for monitoring and improvement of all website functionalities as well as providing you with a faster and a more efficient experience. Upon collecting the aforementioned information, our website may also collect personal data that you may have willingly provide us via web forms and other purchases.
Example: You purchased from SharpStone USA and so chose to provide us with your personal information, including but not limited to, credit card information and electronic authorization to process your credit card through our website.
For purchases, the following information is requested:
- Shipping Address
- Email Address
- Credit Card Number
- Name on Credit Card
- Expiration Date
- Credit Card Billing Address
- 3-Digit Security CCV Code
- Telephone Number
SharpStone USA does not sell, share, or trade any personal information to any other company without your explicit consent, except upon fulfillment of your order, processing of your payment, managing shipments and other activities related to completing your transaction. SharpStone USA may also use this information in generating statistical reports in helping us understand the market for our products and services and to help us in developing business schemes like promotional and marketing campaigns. Your contact information may be used to help us get to you and make you aware of other products and services we offer.
Email Information, IP Address, and Cookies
We encourage you not to provide your sensitive information through email. Our website uses secure webforms that are powered by SSL technology (A secure layer that provides up to 256-bit encryption a secure way of transmitting information on the internet) and we strongly suggest you use them. Our webforms are equipped with the best security available so your financial and personal information is encrypted to avoid unauthorized access to your credit / debit / charge / e-check account number. Order information is stored in a password-protected area, only accessible to licensed personnel. Should you choose email correspondence as a means of communication and divulging any information, we will retain the content of your email message together with your email address as well as our responses. The use of administrative, technical and physical security measures is required to protect our computing infrastructure and any personal information from unauthorized use, access, modification or disclosure. IP addresses are automatically collected by our web servers to help prevent fraudulent activity and transactions. All this are set in motion to help protect your privacy and all information collected herein. Our website collects cookies to enhance your experience on our website. Cookies are text files that are placed in your computer’s browser. Cookies store your preferences and facilitate certain functions on our website for a smoother experience and easier navigation.
Notice of Updates on www.sharpstoneusa.com
All improvements and updates on our website will be forwarded to your registered email address when you sign up on any of our newsletters.