Privacy & Security Policy


SECURE ONLINE ORDERING


Your online credit card transaction is secure with MercatBoutique.com. Our site is protected by the Secure Socket Layering 128-Bit Certificate, the industry-standard encryption technology that ensures safe internet transmission of your personal information. When the letters "http" in the URL change to "https," the "s" indicates you are in a secure area employing the SSL Certificate. Also, your browser may give you a pop-up message that you're about to enter a secure area.



PRIVACY POLICY


Our Commitment to Privacy
Our Privacy Policy was developed as an extension of our commitment to combine quality products and services with integrity in dealing with our users. The Policy is designed to assist you in understanding how we collect, use and safeguard the personal information you provide to us and to assist you in making informed decisions when using our site and our products and services. As we continue to develop our web site and take advantage of advances in technology, our privacy policy may change. Please refer to this page frequently for the most up-to-date information.

Online Account Registration
You may want to register with MercatBoutique.com to make shopping faster and easier. For non-registered users, we request account information (email address and password), and billing and shipping information. As a registered customer, you only have to enter your billing and shipping addresses and account information once; they will be securely stored in our database for your future use. Using your username and password you may access your account online at any time to add, delete or modify information. If you are using a computer at a public place, we encourage you to log out at the end of your session. Your information may be stored with us, but it will not be accessible to anyone else from that computer.

The Information Collected By MercatBoutique.com
When you shop with MercatBoutique.com, we obtain information we need to complete your transaction. This may include your name, shipping address, billing address, telephone number, credit/debit card number with expiration date and your email address. Under no circumstances do we ever share, sell or rent your personal information with outside parties.


How We Use The Information Collected


Billing Information
We use this information to confirm your credit/debit card information and to contact you if we have questions regarding your order. Your billing information may also be used for future Mercat Boutique print mailings such as Mercat Boutique catalogs. You may request to be removed from our mailing list at anytime.


Shipping Information
We use this information to ship the online order you had placed. Credit/Debit Card Information. We use this information to process your online order, and we may also need to provide this information to the company or companies who process your credit card payments.


Email Information
After you place an order with MercatBoutique.com, you will receive an email confirmation that we have received your order. You will receive this email only if you have provided us with your correct email address. We may also need to contact you via email if we have questions regarding your order. Your email information may also be used for future MercatBoutique Email Coupons. We would like to reiterate that under no circumstances do we ever share, sell or rent your personal information with outside parties.


Cookies And Their Use
Cookies are small data text files that your web browser stores on your computer when you visit some web sites. We use cookies to make your online shopping experience easier and more personalized, for instance, allowing you to retrieve an earlier shopping cart. Please note that your web browser must be set to accept cookies before you can place an order at MercatBoutique.com.