Secure Sockets Layering (SSL)
Birdfarm.com utilizes SSL to encrypt the information you provide when purchasing online (including but not limited to name, address and credit card number) before it is transmitted across the Internet to Birdfarm.com. This means you should not be able to place an order through an unsecured connection.
The Law Protects You
Consumer protection laws have been established to protect you against the unauthorized use of your credit card. In addition, federal laws limit your liability (responsibility) to $50.00 should someone steal your credit card and charge your credit card account.
Your Personal Info
Birdfarm.com does not automatically collect personal information about you when you visit our Website. However, we may collect information under the following circumstances:
Site Traffic Information
For the purpose of analyzing site traffic and improving this Website, we anonymously track the path our visitors take when navigating the various pages of our Website. This tracking does not reveal anything to us about you personally, but it assists us in improving our Website to make your online experiences the best they can be. In the process of gathering this site traffic information, non-personally identifiable information (e.g., domain type, browser version, service provider, IP address) may be collected.
Personal Information When you follow the checkout process and make a purchase;
When you create a personalized account for your convenience and become a registered customer;
When you sign-up to receive our sales announcements;
When you sign-up to enter our promotional sweepstakes; or
When you create or update a gift registry.
We may collect personal information from you when you elect to participate in the many interactive features on our Website. For example:
The categories of personal information we may collect from you include your name, mailing address, shipping and billing addresses, e-mail address, telephone number and credit card information.
We do not provide your personal information to anyone except for companies that provide support services to us. For example, we use third parties to help us fulfill orders and administer the various online promotions that we offer from time to time. These companies need some of your personal information to perform their functions, to fulfill your requests and to make your online experience more satisfying. We may also share the personal information within Birdfarm.com departments so that we may send you information about our products, promotions and services.
You should also 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 Website, the site or the public.