You, a visitor, customer or both of wayandfarer.com, we care about your overall experience with WAY&FARER and this includes how we handle your information and data.
We only capture and use the data and information that helps us to operate a great online store, blog and informational website. We operate morally and with good intentions when it comes to your privacy. We don’t sell any data or information and only ever share details that are required, such as your name and delivery details to those that need it to despatch and deliver any products that you’ve ordered from the WAY&FARER Shop.
WAY AND FARER abide by and operate under Australian Digital Privacy Laws, Australian Consumer Laws and Australian Fair Trading Laws, in-fact, we follow all relevant Australian Laws & Regulations and global internet and digital privacy regulations, or at least we try our absolute best to do so. Although we regularly research for updates to any relevant legislation, regulations or ethical expectations and update or Terms and Conditions when and where required, if there’s anything that you think isn’t quite right, please contact us and we’ll look into it right away, & as mentioned above, the same goes if you would like to discuss any of this or anything else further.
PERSONAL INFORMATION THAT WE COLLECT
When you visit the WAY AND FARER Website, we automatically collect certain information about your device, including information about your web browser, IP address, time zone, and some of the cookies that are installed on your device. Additionally, as you browse the WAY AND FARER Website, we collect information about the individual web pages or products that you view, what websites or search terms referred you to the WAY AND FARER Website, and information about how you interact with the WAY AND FARER Website. We refer to this automatically-collected information as “Device Information”.
We collect Device Information using the following technologies:
– “Cookies” are data files that are placed on your device or computer and often include an anonymous unique identifier. For more information about cookies, and how to disable cookies, visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org.
– “Log files” track actions occurring on the WAY AND FARER Website, and collect data including your IP address, browser type, Internet service provider, referring/exit pages, and date/time stamps.
– “Web beacons”, “tags”, and “pixels” are electronic files used to record information about how you browse the WAY AND FARER Website.
Additionally when you make a purchase or attempt to make a purchase through the WAY AND FARER Website, we collect certain information from you, including your name, billing address, shipping address, payment information (including credit card numbers , email address, and phone number. We refer to this information as “Order Information”.
HOW DO WE USE YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
We use the Order Information that we collect generally to fulfill any orders placed through the WAY AND FARER Website (including processing your payment information, arranging for shipping, and providing you with invoices and/or order confirmations). Additionally, we use this Order Information to:
– Communicate with you;
– Screen our orders for potential risk or fraud; and
– When in line with the preferences you have shared with us, provide you with information or advertising relating to our products or services.
We use the Device Information that we collect to help us screen for potential risk and fraud (in particular, your IP address), and more generally to improve and optimize our Site (for example, by generating analytics about how our customers browse and interact with the WAY AND FARER Website, and to assess the success of our marketing and advertising campaigns).
SHARING YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
We do not sell any information about you. We don’t share any of your Order Information, including your name, email address and shipping address with anyone that isn’t involved in the despatch and delivery of your order. We only capture and use the information that helps us to successfully run wayandfarer.com and by no means profit from sharing any information about you. We only want to operate a great online store, blog and information website with no interest in doing things along the lines of collecting and selling your data or information.
We do share your Personal Information with third parties to help us use your Personal Information, as described above. We use WordPress and WooCommere with multiple Web Based Applications and Third Party Plugins to power our online store and operate the entire website. We also use Google Analytics and other analytical software to help us understand how our customers use the WAY AND FARER Website — you can read more about how Google uses your Personal Information here: https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/. You can also opt-out of Google Analytics here: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout. If you have any issues or concern with any of the above and would like to make contact with the business owners to discuss, please email Guy at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Finally, we may also share your Personal Information to comply with applicable Australian laws and regulations, to respond to a subpoena, search warrant or other lawful request for information we receive, or to otherwise protect our rights.
As described above, we use your Personal Information to provide you with targeted advertisements or marketing communications we believe may be of interest to you. For more information about how targeted advertising works, you can visit the Network Advertising Initiative’s (“NAI”) educational page at http://www.networkadvertising.org/understanding-online-advertising/how-does-it-work.
You can opt out of targeted advertising by using the links below:
– Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/settings/?tab=ads
– Google: https://www.google.com/settings/ads/anonymous
– Bing: https://advertise.bingads.microsoft.com/en-us/resources/policies/personalized-ads
Additionally, you can opt out of some of these services by visiting the Digital Advertising Alliance’s opt-out portal at: http://optout.aboutads.info/.
DO NOT TRACK
Please note that we do not alter the WAY AND FARER Website’s data collection and use practices when we see a Do Not Track signal from your browser.
Although we don’t currently sell products outside or deliver to locations outside of Australia, if you are a European resident, you have the right to access personal information we hold about you and to ask that your personal information be corrected, updated, or deleted. If you would like to exercise this right, please contact us through the contact information below.
Additionally, if you are a European resident we note that we are processing your information in order to fulfill contracts we might have with you (for example if you somehow happen to make an order through the WAY AND FARER Website), or otherwise to pursue our legitimate business interests listed above. Additionally, please note that your information will be transferred outside of Europe, including to Canada and the United States.
When you place an order through the WAY AND FARER Website, we will maintain your Order Information for our records unless and until you ask us to delete this information.
If you’re in a rush, please just get in contact with us and we can explain any changes to you.
If you don’t understand any of this, it doesn’t sound right to you, you have any questions, want to talk further with us for any reason or would like a phone number or postal address of ours, please contact us here or email Guy at email@example.com.