Customized World takes your security seriously and takes reasonable steps to protect your information. The following is a summary of the measures Customized World takes to protect your information and descriptions of ways we implement these measures for different types of information you may provide to us.
Customized World continues to evaluate and implement enhancements in security technology and practices, however we can only take steps to help reduce the risks of unauthorized access. Each individual using the Internet can take steps to help protect their information and further minimize the likelihood that a security incident may occur.
Security steps we have taken:
Customized World maintains reasonable physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards that comply with federal regulations to protect personal information about you.
Vendors and Partners
Customized World works with vendors and partners to protect the security and privacy of user information.
Employee and Contractor Access to Information
Customized World limits access to personal information about you to those employees who we reasonably believe need to come into contact with that information to provide products or services to you or in order to do their jobs.
CustomizedWorld.com gathers navigational information about where visitors go on our Web site and information about the technical efficiencies of our web site and services (i.e. time to connect to our web site, time to download pages).
This information allows us to see which areas of CustomizedWorld.com are most visitedand helps us better understand our customers' experience at CustomizedWorld.com. This helps us improve the quality of visitors' online shopping experiences by recognizing and delivering more of the features, services and products our visitors prefer. In the process of gathering navigational information, non-personally identifiable information (i.e. domain type, browser version, service provider and IP address) may be collected which will provide information regarding a visitor's use of our Web site (such as the time of a visitor's last visit to a page on our site).
Collection, Use & Disclosure of Personal Information
We collect information from you that you provide to us at this site when you establish or update an account, enter a contest, participate in a survey, shop online, request a catalogue, purchase and send an e-gift certificate, create or send a wish list or gift reminder. Categories of information collected include name, address, e-mail address, recipient's e-mail address, telephone number, credit card information and messages or reminders you create. This information is used to enable CustomizedWorld.com to deliver products that you have ordered, to fulfill requests that you have created, to contact you or the recipient(s) in the event of order or delivery difficulties, for verification, to respond to your inquiries and to deliver services and information about our products or web site to you, including adding you to our online newsletter or print catalogue mailing list. We use third parties to help us provide services, such as fulfilling orders, processing payments, monitoring site activity, conducting surveys, maintaining our database, administering and locating e-mails, and administering drawings or contests.
You should be aware that we may disclose specific information about you if necessary to do so by law or based on our good faith belief that it is necessary to conform or comply with the law or is necessary to protect the users of our Web site, the site, or the public.
CustomizedWorld.com takes the following types of security measures: use of technologies and policies such as limited access data-centers, firewall technology, secure socket layer certificate authentication and limitations of administrative access to our systems. In addition, it is our policy not to send your credit card number via e-mail. In fact, this is a practice we recommend you adopt in all of your Internet activities.
We designed CustomizedWorld.com to accept orders only from Web browsers that permit communication through Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology; for example, 3.0 versions or higher of Netscape Navigator and versions 3.02 or higher of Internet Explorer. This means you should not be able to inadvertently place an order through an unsecured connection.
While we implement the above security measures on this site, you should be aware that 100% security is not always possible.
This privacy statement effective March 1, 2010.
Third-Party Web Beacons: We use third-party web beacons from Yahoo! to help analyze where visitors go and what they do while visiting our website. Yahoo! may also use anonymous information about your visits to this and other websites in order to improve its products and services and provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by Yahoo!, click here.