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COOKIES POLICY

Cookies provide information regarding the computer used by a visitor. Our website, https://beckys.boutique, uses cookies where appropriate to gather information about your computer in order to assist us in improving our website.

ABOUT COOKIES

A cookie is a small simple file that is sent along with pages of this website and stored by your browser on the hard drive of your computer or another device. The information stored therein may be returned to our servers or to the servers of the relevant third parties during a subsequent visit.

A script is a piece of programme code that is used to make our website function properly and interactively. This code is executed on our server or on your device.

A web beacon (or a pixel tag) is a small, invisible piece of text or image on a website that is used to monitor traffic on a website. In order to do this, various data about you is stored using web beacons.

If you don’t wish to enable cookies on your computer, that will mean that your experience of using our website site will be impaired – as some of the cookies help us to identify and resolve errors for example, or determine relevant related products to show you when you’re browsing. Most web browsers have cookies enabled but see the Managing Cookies section for help to turn them on should you need to.

HOW WE USE COOKIES

  • To enable you to add items to your shopping basket and purchase them.
  • To improve our website’s usability by saving you time on making a purchase or tracking your order.
  • To analyse the use of our website through Analytics software such as Google Analytics. 

CONSENT

When you visit our website for the first time, we will show you a pop-up with an explanation about cookies. As soon as you click on “All cookies”, you consent to us using all cookies and plug-ins as described in the pop-up and this cookie statement. You can disable the use of cookies via your browser, but please note that our website may no longer work properly.

TYPES OF COOKIES

Technical or functional cookies

Some cookies ensure that certain parts of the website work properly and that your user preferences remain known. By placing functional cookies, we make it easier for you to visit our website. This way, you do not need to repeatedly enter the same information when visiting our website and, for example, the items remain in your shopping basket until you have paid. We may place these cookies without your consent.

Analytical cookies

We use analytical cookies to optimise the website experience for our users. With these analytical cookies we get insights in the usage of our website. We ask your permission to place analytical cookies.

Advertising cookies

We do not use any advertising cookies on this website.

Social media buttons

On our website we have included buttons for Facebook, Instagram and Pinterest to promote webpages (e.g. “like”, “pin”) or share (e.g. “tweet”) on social networks like Facebook, Instagram and Pinterest. These buttons work using pieces of code coming from Facebook, Instagram and Pinterest themselves. This code places cookies. These social media buttons also can store and process certain information, so a personalised advertisement can be shown to you.

Please read the privacy statement of these social networks (which can change regularly) to read what they do with your (personal) data which they process using these cookies. The data that is retrieved is anonymized as much as possible. Facebook, Instagram and Pinterest are located in the United States.

Cookie

Purpose

WooCommerce

Ecommerce tool for selling products through our website.

Google Analytics

Google Analytics provides statistical analysis for our website.

Google Analytics Opt-Out

Provides opt-out functionality for Google Analytics.

Mailchimp

Mailchimp is a tool for providing email marketing communications.

Facebook

Facebook is used for remarketing activity and to allow visitors to share their products.

Pinterest

Pinterest is used to allow visitors to share links to pages and products.

Instagram

Instagram is used to allow visitors to stay in touch via social media and share links and stories.

Becky’s Jewellery Boutique does not hold excessive amounts of data for the specified purpose and we strive to ensure that the data we hold is always accurate and up to date. We use the latest secure server technology to ensure your information is protected to the highest standards. We use encryption to safeguard your personal information and only accept orders from web browsers that permit communication through Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology – this means you cannot inadvertently place an order through an unsecured connection. Most web browsers above version three support this security. This encryption makes it virtually impossible for unauthorised parties to read any information that you send us. The encryption technique we use is the highest standard available for e-commerce.

Becky’s Jewellery Boutique servers are hosted in the United Kingdom. Financial transactions relating to our website are handled by our payment services providers, PayPal and StripeWebsite currently uses TLS v1.1 and v1.2  for encrypting data on all connections and enforces HTTPS on all calls.

Enabling/disabling and deleting cookies

You can use your internet browser to automatically or manually delete cookies. You can also specify that certain cookies may not be placed. Another option is to change the settings of your internet browser so that you receive a message each time a cookie is placed. For more information about these options, please refer to the instructions in the Help section of your browser.

Please note that our website may not work properly if all cookies are disabled. If you do delete the cookies in your browser, they will be placed again after your consent when you visit our websites again.