Privacy Policy

 

This privacy policy describes how the Doing It For The Kids Shop protects and makes use of the information you voluntarily give when you use this site: www.shop.doingitforthekids.net

 

Doing It For The Kids Shop

At the Doing It For The Kids Shop, I take your privacy very seriously and will only ever use your personal information in order to provide the products and services you have requested from me. 

Your personal information will not be sold or passed on to any third parties other than those listed below unless the law requires me to do so.

I do not personally store or process any cardholder data. All payments are managed via a third party. Please see the 'Payment Processing' section below for more information.

I will only ever use your email address for communications that directly relates to a product or service you've bought from me, for example if there's an issue with your order, postage or a delay I need to tell you about. If you'd like to subscribe to the Doing It For The Kids newsletter for more general news and marketing about the blog, events and shop, you can do that via Mailchimp when you a make a purchase — see 'Newsletter' below for more information.

 

Squarespace

 

Data storage

This shop is hosted on Squarespace. They provide me with the online e-commerce platform that allows me to sell my products and services to you. Your personal information is stored through Squarespace's data storage and databases. By using this shop, you are agreeing to be bound by Squarespace’s privacy policy.

You can read the Squarespace privacy policy here.

 

Order Information

When you make a purchase or attempt to make a purchase through the Doing It For The Kids Shop, Squarespace collects certain information from you, including your name, billing address, shipping address, payment information, email address, and phone number.

I use this Information to fulfil your order (including processing your payment information, arranging delivery, and providing you with invoices and/or order confirmations).

I will retain this information for a reasonable period of time from when you place an order in case of any issues with the order and for accounting purposes. In order to maintain my records, I will keep this information for up to 6 years unless you ask me to delete it.

 

Payment Processing

Squarespace uses third party payment processors to assist it in processing your personally identifiable payment information securely. Such third party processors' use of your personal information is governed by their own privacy policies. Payments for my products are currently processed and managed by the third party vendor Stripe.

You can read the Stripe privacy policy here.

 

Cookies

Squarespace uses cookies to analyse trends, administer the Doing It For The Kids Shop, track your movements around the shop, better understand how you interact with the shop and determines your interest in particular content. Cookies are small files of letters and numbers that are installed on your computer when you visit this website. These allow Squarespace to distinguish you from other users.

To learn more about what cookies are and how they are used, visit All About Cookies.

If you do not want Squarespace to store cookies on your computer or device, you should set your web browser to refuse cookies. However, please note that doing this may affect how the shop functions. Some pages and services may become unavailable to you. Unless you have changed your browser to refuse cookies, this website will issue cookies when you visit it.

 

Analytics

Squarespace uses analytics tools to help me measure traffic and usage trends for the Doing It For The Kids Shop. These tools collect information sent by your browser as part of a web page request, including the web pages you visit, your browser add-ons, and other information that help me to improve the shop.

I also use Google Analytics tools to analyse ‘usage data’ and help me measure traffic and usage trends. The usage data I collect via Google Analytics includes IP addresses, browser types, time zones, locations, devices, length of visits and page views as well as information about the timing, frequency and pattern of your usage of the site. This data is not used, and cannot be used, to identify an individual.

You can read the Google Analytics privacy policy here.

 

Newsletter

When you make a purchase from the shop you are asked if you would like to receive the Doing It For The Kids newsletter. The information required to sign-up is collected via a Mailchimp form and send to, and stored in Mailchimp. If you have consented to receive an email from Doing It For The Kids, you will only receive the email communication via Mailchimp that you have signed up to and consented to receive.

You can read the Mailchimp privacy policy here.

 

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If you would like to: access, correct, amend or delete any personal information I or Squarespace hold about you, register a complaint, or simply want more information please email me — shop@doingitforthekids.net

This policy is updated from time to time. This was last updated May 2018.

The Doing It For The Kids Shop is registered with the ICO.