Last updated January, 2020
Westward Ho, Inc dba The Boot Store: 3090 Lexington Road, Nicholasville, KY 40356
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Types of personal information we may gather
Mybootstore.com gathers personal information from you in order to provide superior service, communicate offers on merchandise and services which we believe will be of interest to you, customize our communications to you, administer our business, and improve your shopping experience. The following are examples of the personal information we gather from you.
- Purchases – When you place an order, you give us your name, address, phone number and/or e-mail address plus payment information. For the information we collection, we are PCI compliant.
- Non-Purchases – There may be instances when you are not making a purchase at Mybootstore.com and you give us your name, address, phone number and/or e-mail address, and where applicable, payment information, or when somebody else gives us your name, address, phone number and/or e-mail address, and where applicable, payment information. Some situations when this may occur are when you return or exchange merchandise, receive a gift from Mybootstore.com or enter a contest or participate in a promotion or survey sponsored by Boot Store, Inc.
- Personal Shopping Account – If you create a Personal Shopping Account with us so that you may place orders more conveniently, you authorize us to store your name and shipping address(es).
- E-Mail Updates – When you subscribe to receive Mybootstore.com e-mail updates featuring exclusive offers (like free shipping), product news, special discounts, contest announcements and more, we require your e-mail address. You can unsubscribe any time by updating your profile here.
We may combine the information we collect from you with information we receive about you from other sources, such as address update services. In addition, we may collect personal information from you when you write a review on our Sites. However, we do not ask, and you should not enter, your full name anywhere in your review.
Information We Collect Automatically
We may collect other types of personal information such as demographic data (e.g, household income, age, etc.) to our customer records. See below for information about how to request to have your information deleted.
Cookies also help us:
- Determine which features and tools you use, and which pages you visit on mybootstore.com
- Remember which items you’ve placed in your shopping bag
- Enable you to check out faster if you’ve created an account with us
We also contract with a third-party advertising partner to serve ads on our behalf across the internet and sometimes on this site. They will collect and use anonymous information about your visits to and interactions with our website through the use of technologies such as cookies to personalize advertisements for goods and services. To learn more, or to opt-out of receiving advertisements tailored to your interests by our third party partner, visit the Network Advertising Initiative at www.networkadvertising.org/choices. Opting out will not in any way affect your use of our site.
We may also use web beacons and/or tracking pixels on the Sites, in our emails, and in our advertisements on other websites. Web beacons are tiny graphic images that are used to collect information about your visit to the Sites, such as the pages you view and the features you use, as well as information about whether you open and/or act upon one of our emails or advertisements. We may also collect the URL of the website you visited immediately before coming to the Sites. Web beacons help us analyze our Site visitors’ behavior and measure the effectiveness of the Sites and our advertising. We may work with service providers that help us track, collect and analyze this information.
We may combine the information we collect through cookies and web beacons with other information we have collected from you or information from other sources.
Use of Information
Disclosure of Information
Please note that if you voluntarily submit any personal information for posting on the Sites, such as a review or a blog post, the information becomes publicly available and can be collected and used by others, so you should use care before posting information about yourself online.
Our Email Program
If you have agreed to receive marketing emails from us, you can opt out anytime by clicking the unsubscribe link in the emails. We might still send emails to you about your transactions, accounts you have with us and any contests, sweepstakes you have entered. You may still receive marketing text messages if you have opted in to receive them.
Children’s Privacy at MyBootStore.com
The Boot Store does not sell products for purchase by children. We sell children’s products for purchase by adults. The Boot Store is concerned about the privacy and safety of children when they use the Internet. We will never knowingly request personally identifiable information online from anyone under the age of 13 without prior verifiable parental consent.
Access, Correction & Deletion
We respect your right to access and correct your personal information. You may access your personal information by signing into your account. From there, you can correct or modify your information. You may also exercise your rights, subject to applicable laws, to request that we delete or restrict access to your personal data. We may need to retain it for legally permitted purposes and this will be explained to you if necessary.
If you need assistance correcting or updating your personal information, or would like to request that we delete your personal information, please contact us using the contact information detailed in the “Contact Us” section below.
Your California Privacy Rights (California Residents)
California residents have the right to request once per calendar year a list of the companies with which we may share personal information for the third parties’ direct marketing purposes and a list of the categories of such personal information shared. California residents may make this request by e-mailing [email protected]. Please include “California Privacy Rights Request” in the first line of the description and your California mailing or street address.
If you are a California resident, you also have the right to access, or to request that we delete, any Personal Information we have collected about you, and inquire about our collection, sale and disclosure of your Personal Information by calling us at 1-877-844-2741. You may also fill out and submit a form to request that we delete your personal information.
Opt Out Request Form
Your exercise of these rights will have no adverse effect on the price and quality of our services.
California residents may request further information about compliance with California law and to make a request under California law by e-mailing [email protected]. Please include “California Privacy Rights Request” in the first line of the description and your California mailing or street address.
We maintain reasonable and appropriate measures designed to maintain information we collect in a secure manner. We have taken certain physical, electronic, and administrative steps to safeguard and secure the information we collect from visitors to the Sites. Even though we follow reasonable procedures to try to protect the information in our possession, no security system is perfect and we cannot promise, and you should not expect, that your information will be secure in all circumstances.
Use By Non-US Residents
The Site is operated in the United States under United States law. We do not intentionally offer goods and services to individuals outside of the United States. If you reside in another country, please be aware that any information you provide to us will be collected and stored in the United States or other countries that may have data privacy laws that are less protective than the laws where you reside.
Right to Lodge Complaints
We are transparent about the ways in which we collect and use personal information, and welcome your questions and concerns. If you have any concern or complaint about the way we handle your personal information, please contact us as described below. To the extent you believe we have not addressed your concerns or otherwise choose to do so, you have the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority in the country where you reside and/or the United States. You may contact the US Federal Trade Commission regarding your concerns. For more information, please see https://www.ftc.gov/faq/consumer-protection/submit-consumer-complaint-ftc.