For more than 13 years, StarCostumes.com has developed relationships with our customers based on respect and integrity. We're aware of the trust and confidence you demonstrate when you visit our website and provide us with information. The Privacy Notice below is posted to demonstrate our adherence to the practices you'll find common to the best websites online. We promise that we will treat your information with the same honesty and sensitivity that we have displayed throughout our company's history.
We will never share your email address, phone number or credit card information with anyone.
StarCostumes.com Privacy Notice
By visiting StarCostumes.com website you agree to accept the practices described in this Privacy Notice.
Changes to this Privacy Notice, Conditions of Use and Notices:
This notice was last updated on September 8, 2010.
StarCostumes.com does not sell products to persons under the age of 18. If you are under the age of 18, you are required to seek the approval of your parent or guardian to purchase products from this site.
Personal Information Collected By StarCostumes.com:
StarCostumes.com uses information that we collect from our visitors to personalize and improve your visit at StarCostumes.com. We gather the following types of information:
- Information you give us: StarCostumes.com collects any information which you enter on our Web site. This information is normally provided when you search, buy, or when you communicate with any of our departments such as customer service, sales or technical services through our Web site, telephone, mail or fax. You also provide information when you establish an account with us. Examples of the type of information you may supply us with include your name, address, telephone number, credit card information and e-mail addresses.
If you place an order we use a secure order form which requires you to provide contact, billing, and financial information. This information is transmitted to your credit card company to authorize your purchase. All information obtained from you in the course of transacting orders is used for the purpose of fulfilling your order in a timely manner and for communicating the status of your order with you.
Additionally, upon placing an order, you may elect to receive the Star Costumes email newsletter. If you choose this option, Star Costumes will send you occasional emails informing you of new products, sales, and other news about our store. We generally send no more than one email message a week (fewer in the non-Halloween season) and you may opt out of our mailing list at any time. Again, Star Costumes will never share or sell your email address to anyone.
To opt out of receiving marketing messages from Star Costumes, you may use the link provided in each of our email messages, send an email requesting removal from our list to firstname.lastname@example.org, or call us at 1-888-573-4594.
Credit Card Companies and Shippers:
When you make a purchase at Star Costumes, we send your credit card information, name, billing address and the amount of your purchase to your credit card company to verify and authorize the purchase. Your name, telephone number and shipping information must be provided to third party shippers such as UPS, Federal Express and the United States Postal Service to deliver your purchase. There also may be instances in which we drop-ship orders directly to you from one of our manufacturers or suppliers. These drop-shippers are only given your name, postal address, and telephone number for the sole purpose of fulfilling your order.
Law Enforcement and Protection of Users:
We will release personally identifiable information to third parties and organizations when we believe it is appropriate for us to do so to comply with the law. We will also do so to cooperate with law enforcement investigations, comply with court orders or subpoenas, and protect the legal rights of us and our users, or when we believe it is needed for fraud protection and / or credit risk reduction.
We employ the latest encryption technology in all areas of the site which require you to provide your personal or account information, including online ordering and order status. Your name and personal information are stored securely in our proprietary systems behind a firewall. To protect your identity, your credit card information is wiped out of our system completely once your order is complete.
To learn more about the security features of our website, please click here to read our Security Policy. [Link to new Security document]
Our postal address is:
2708 Sylvania Ave.
Toledo, OH. 43613
You can e-mail us at email@example.com or reach us by telephone at 1-888-573-4594. We would be happy to answer any questions or address concerns that you have.