What Information Do We Collect & How is it Used?
When placing an order we ask for your name, mailing address, email address, and credit card information. This information is used to process and fulfill your order, send you a receipt, and inform you of your order status.
When entering a contest or giveaway, we may ask for your name, email address, mailing address, and/or broad demographic information (age, gender, etc.). This information is used to administer the contest and/or notify winners. Demographic information is used to improve and focus the services and features offered to our customers.
When signing up for the AmericanSpice.com mailing list, we ask for your name and email address. This information is used to send you the requested email. You may unsubscribe at any time.
We collect general site usage statistics to administer the site, determine shopping trends, and improve the overall shopping experience at AmericanSpice.com. This data is not linked to personally identifiable information.
We maintain both electronic and procedural safeguards to ensure the maximum security of your personal information. All orders placed on our site are protected by the highest level of encryption and cannot be viewed or altered as the information travels to our secure server. Once we receive your information, we store it on a secure server that is not accessible from the Internet.
If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Credit card transactions are processed by a trusted third-party financial institution. They receive only enough credit card and billing information to determine the validity of the card and process the transaction.
QRIST HERBS AND SPICES does not sell or share names, credit cards, or any personal information with any other third party.
Additionally, we restrict access to stored personal information to only those employees who have a specific business need for utilizing it.
QRISTHERBSANDSPICES.COM does not knowingly collect any personal information from children under the age of 13. We sincerely hope that all parents monitor their children’s use of the Internet and make them aware of the concerns regarding the use of personal information online.