Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy for Wally Castro Marine

This Privacy Policy was last updated on 26-02-2024.

1. Information We Collect:

We collect personal information that you provide voluntarily when making a purchase or creating an account on our website. This may include:

Name
Address
Email address
Phone number
Payment information

2. How We Use Your Information:

We use the collected information for the following purposes:

Process and fulfill orders

Communicate with customers about orders

Send promotional emails with consent

Improve our products and services

3. Information Sharing:

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer your personal information to outside parties. This excludes trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, as long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential.

4. Data Security:

We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorized access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

Website Security:

We use suitable measures to protect your information online.

Payment Security:

We take reasonable technical and organizational precautions to prevent the loss, misuse, or alteration of your personal information. We will never store your credit/debit card information on our website. All electronic transactions you make to or receive from us will be encrypted using SSL technology and will be transferred and processed by Stripe. Data transmission over the internet is inherently insecure, and we cannot guarantee the security of data sent over the internet. You are responsible for keeping your password and user details confidential. We will not ask you for your password.

External Links:

Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide while visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

5. An Introduction to Cookies:

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added, and the cookie helps analyze web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes, and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

Cookies Deployed by Our Website:

Cookies are used to ensure that functionality operates as intended, remember your choices and preferences, allow you to share pages via social network widgets, interact with our website by leaving comments or opinions, post inquiries via our Anti-Spam inquiry form, and track your visit for statistical analysis.

Cookies are Not Deployed to:

Collect any personal identifiable information (without your express permission)

Collect any sensitive information (without your express permission)

Pass data to advertising networks

Pass personally identifiable data to third parties

Pay sales commissions

Your Consent for Cookie Deployment by Our Website:

Upon your first visit to our website, you may have noticed our banner alerting you to the use of cookies by our website. In compliance with the 2011 EU Cookie Law, our website operates on an ‘Implied Consent’ basis. This means that we will assume that you have opted-in for our website to deploy cookies until you choose to deactivate them within your browser settings or via the instructions below.

By default, the majority of popular web browsers automatically permit websites to deploy cookies onto your device. Below you can learn more about the specific cookies deployed by our website and how they can be disabled.

Cookies Used by Our Website:

Social Network Sharing:

We encourage users to share our content and/or like our profile on popular Social Media websites. Social Sharing buttons will only deploy cookies if you are signed in to that respective Social Network at the time of being on our website.

Analytical Tracking:

Our website has Google Analytics installed, which allows us to track and compile anonymous visitor statistics. No personal information is collected by Google Analytics.

Cookie Consent Check:

Our website displays a banner at the top of the page alerting you about cookies being deployed. To remember your choice of opting in, we store an anonymous cookie to remove the alert banner for 28 days.

WordPress:

Our website is built on the open-source CMS framework WordPress. WordPress utilizes cookies to allow visitors to register, login, and comment on our website’s content.

Enquiry Forms:

Visitors can choose to contact us via enquiry forms on our website. The CAPTCHA challenge creates a cookie used only to check the input response from the user.

Google Maps/Places:

Our website may have our Google Maps/Places profile embedded within an iframe. Google Maps creates cookies that enable the functionality of their mapping software.

Word of Caution:

While we strive to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of data transmitted over the internet.

6. Your Rights under GDPR:

If you are located in the EEA, you have specific rights under the GDPR, including:

The right to access your personal data

The right to rectify inaccurate data

The right to erasure of your data

The right to restrict processing

The right to data portability

To exercise these rights, contact us using the information provided in section 8.

7. CCPA Compliance:

If you are a California resident, you have specific rights under the CCPA, including:

The right to know what personal information is collected

The right to opt-out of the sale of personal information

The right to delete personal information

To exercise these rights, contact us using the information provided in section 8.

8. Contact Us:

If you have any questions regarding this privacy policy, wish to exercise your rights under GDPR or CCPA, or have concerns about the security measures in place, you may contact us using the information below:

https://wallycastro.com/contact-us/