COSTUMES TO BUY PRIVACY POLICY

General Privacy Information

CostumestoBuy is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide any identifying information, you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this Privacy Policy. This policy details the practices that we use when gathering your personal information when completing purchases with us.

Use of Information

When shopping with CostumestoBuy we will ask you for information such as name, email, postal & billing addresses, phone number and your product selections. We may also collect information as to how you reached our site e.g. the URL that brought you here, your IP address, device used etc. By collecting this information (via cookies*), we are able to improve our quality of service, any promotions and refining our product selections for you. CostumestoBuy does not however, use your information to send marketing material unless requested to do so.

All information you submit to our website is kept in a secure database. The only information we do not retain is your credit card details. Such credit information is however used and stored by our secure third party in the way of a payment system e.g PayPal. This information is passed through via a secure server using the latest 256-bit SSL (secure sockets layer) encryption technology.  CostumestoBuy will not voluntarily pass on any personal information to any third parties unless required to do so by law, for example, by a court order or for the purposes of prevention of fraud or other crime.

Links to other websites

Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over their website, therefore cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide when visiting such sites. You should look at their individual privacy statement to ensure you are familiar with their practices.

*Cookies

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computers hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added, and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

CostumestoBuy uses cookies to keep track of your current shopping session and personalise your experience. This is essential for a shopping basket function to work effectively. If your web browser is set to refuse cookies from our website, you will not be able to complete a purchase or take advantage of certain features on our website.