privacy policy

Your privacy on the internet is important to us. This policy statement describes the types of information we collect online and how we use it. Please read this information carefully. If our Privacy Policy changes we will post the changes on this webpage. At that time, you may opt out of any new use of your personal information. (See REMOVAL OF INFORMATION section.)

 

INFORMATION WE COLLECT

We collect information from you that you provide when you login, join our mailing list, register with us, place an order, interact with our branded social media, or participate in a contest, promotion or survey. Categories of information collected include your name, email address, mailing address, phone number, credit card information, and comments made or personal information provided via social media, contests, promotions or surveys. In addition, we may maintain a record of your purchases from Lafayette 148, Inc. ("we" or "Lafayette 148 New York"), including whether your purchases were made online or by phone. We may also acquire names and mailing addresses for select mailings from third parties. On occasion, we may combine information you provide with other demographic information available to us. 

 

USE OF INFORMATION

When you make a purchase from Lafayette 148 New York, we use your information to process your order and to answer your questions about the status of your order. Unless you have requested us not to contact you, we may use the information to provide you with periodic emails and mailings about Lafayette 148 New York merchandise, services and promotions. We may also send you emails to help us learn more about your shopping preferences. In addition, we use information about your merchandise interests and purchases to help us improve our direct sales and your shopping experience. If you register with us, or if you purchase from us online or over the phone, you have the option to request marketing materials from us, and we may send you notices about our merchandise, services and promotions through mail. If you contact Client Relations online or over the phone, we may use or distribute, on our websites and through social media, your name (only first name and initial of last name) and comments.

 

SECURITY OF ORDER INFORMATION

The security of your billing information is important to us, and Lafayette 148 New York has taken measures to protect the security of your online and phone order information.We maintain the privacy and security of your billing information through the use of Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) technology. This will make your credit card, order, and personal information encrypted before processing in order to prevent encoding by anyone other than Lafayette 148 New York. This security is enabled once you enter the checkout page, denoted by the Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure acronym, HTTPS, preceding the website address in the browser.As a Certified McAfee Secure Site, lafayette148ny.com passes thorough McAfee security scans which test daily for possible information access, phishing, links to malicious sites, or other online security threats. The McAfee Security trustmark is displayed in the bottom right corner of checkout pages. You may alternatively purchase online merchandise by calling Customer Services at 1.877.324.5148 to place your order. Further details on order security can be found here.

 

REMOVAL OF INFORMATION

If you would prefer to stop receiving mail or email notifications from us, you may opt-out of these services at http://www.lafayette148ny.com/unsubscribe You may also request to remove your information from our database by contacting our Client Relations:

By phone: 1.888.448.1488
By email: clientrelations@lafayette148.com

 

THIRD PARTIES

In order to better serve you, some orders of online merchandise are processed by an affiliate which is bound by this Privacy Policy. We may occasionally share your personal information (not credit card information) with trusted third parties who have been carefully screened. These services may include maintaining and managing customer information;providing customer services; taking and fulfilling orders;conducting promotions and surveys; and communicating effectively with our clients. In addition, Lafayette 148 New York may share information that our clients provide with specially chosen marketing partners. We also may share aggregated statistical or demographic information about you with third party companies to optimize our direct sales business.We may also share your personal information to comply with any legal obligation and protect us and our customers against fraud and credit risk.When Lafayette 148 New York conducts contests, sweepstakes, promotions, and surveys, or joins with other companies to do so, participants may be asked to provide personal information. Lafayette 148 New York and the other participating companies may use this information for such purposes as notifying winners and fulfilling promotional obligations, and may also cross reference customer databases to identify common customers. Information from these activities may be used to explore future promotional opportunities or fulfill contractual obligations. Even if you have chosen not to receive email or postal mail from Lafayette 148 New York prior to your participation in a contest, promotion or survey, you may still receive information from Lafayette 148 New York in connection with such activity if you register for or participate in it. You may choose not to participate in contests, sweepstakes, promotions or surveys if you do not wish to receive information from Lafayette 148 New York or share your information with Lafayette 148 New York and the other companies sponsoring such activities.

LINKS & OTHER SITES

We may include links to other websites on the lafayette148ny.com website. Information about your visit to lafayette148ny.com may be collected by the provider of these other websites or search engine. We encourage you to review the privacy policies of these other websites or search engines. You may avoid disclosing your information to these other websites or search engines by entering lafayette148ny.com directly into the address field of your internet browser.

 

PRIVACY & CHILDREN

Lafayette 148 New York neither knowingly collects any personal information from a child under 13 years of age nor do we send correspondence to anyone who tells us he or she is under 13 years of age. Lafayette 148 New York does not offer merchandise for purchase by children.

 

CHANGES TO PRIVACY POLICY

Lafayette 148 New York may update this Privacy Policy periodically. When we make changes, we will post them on this webpage. By visiting our website or placing orders by phone, you agree to accept any such changes to these policies. Except as otherwise mentioned herein, this Privacy Statement only addresses the use and disclosure of information we collect from you on our website. If you have any questions about our Privacy Policy, please contact Client Relations:

By phone: 1.888.448.1488
By email: clientrelations@lafayette148.com

Lafayette 148 New York provides the search engine powered by Algolia as a resource for our customers to navigate our website. Lafayette 148 New York is not affiliated with Algolia and makes no representations or warranties about Algolia. Usage of the search engine constitutes acceptance of this disclaimer.

 

USE OF COOKIES

Cookies are bits of information that are automatically stored on your computer's hard drive to recognize your preferences in order to make shopping easier. Lafayette148ny.com uses cookies to help us personalize your shopping experience and keep track of your order as you shop in our online store. Cookies also allow us to recognize you when you return to our site. Cookies do not contain any personally identifiable information, such as your name, address or any financial information on your computer. Lafayette 148 New York may use reputable third parties to provide services to us, such as to help us measure the effectiveness of our advertising and how visitors use our site, and these third parties may also use cookies on your computer. Lafayette 148 New York respects your right to choose whether to be included in the services that these third parties provide. You can refuse cookies by turning them off in your internet browser. In order to disable cookies, please consult your browser's help section for instructions. 

 

CALIFORNIA PRIVACY RIGHTS

California residents have the right to a list of the third parties that we have provided their personal information, and the categories of information in which we have shared within the previous year. If you are a California resident and would like to request a list detailing our use of your information in regards to third parties, please submit your request to Client Relations:

By phone: 1.888.448.1488
By email: clientrelations@lafayette148.com

Effective Date: Last revised [02/27/2014]