PRIVACY

This privacy policy applies to tamaralepianka.com; a website owned and maintained by Tamara Lepianka for the purpose of presenting art work in an online portfolio and making art available for purchase to site visitors.

This privacy policy contains information about how Personally Identifiable Information (PII) is used by this site including how PII is collected, used, protected, or otherwise handled in accordance with our website.

When placing an order or utilizing forms on this site you (the visitor) may be asked to enter your name, email address, mailing address, phone number, and if necessary,  financial information necessary to complete an online purchase. This information is collected when performing activities such as subscribing to a newsletter, submitting a contact request, registering as a user to interact with blog posts, or purchasing through the online store.

This information is collected to:

  • Facilitate your interaction with the website and its offerings

  • Provide a method of contact and communication between the site owner and the visitor

  • Complete purchase transactions through the online shop

  • Send periodic emails regarding online purchases or in response to a newsletter opt-in subscription

 

Information protection:

This website is hosted and provided by Wix.com Ltd. and the entirety of its functionality comes through commercial tools and features available through Wix. Payment processing is performed wholly through Wix provider gateways with Paypal, Inc. and/or Square, Inc. Personal information is maintained within the Wix secure networks and is only accessible to the site owner and administrators as necessary to operate the site and provide the offerings indicated within the site. Financial information is encrypted via Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) technology and all transactions are processed through Paypal, Inc. and/or Square, Inc. No financial information is captured, stored, or maintained by this site.

Information retention:

Customer purchase records are kept for a minimum of seven years to comply with legal requirements. Personal information provided as part of a subscription opt-in or site account, but not as part of a purchase record, may be retained indefinitely. Use the site contact form to request an export of what personal information the site has for your site account or to request your non-purchase related personal information be deleted. Deletions do not include any data we are obligated to retain for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Cookies:

A website cookie is a small piece of data stored on your computer by your web browser while browsing a website. Cookies are a mechanism for websites to remember stateful information or site activity. This site uses cookies to:

  • Perform analytics - cookies assist in the compilation of site traffic and site interactions. We may choose to use Google Analytics cookies to understand how visitors use the website. Please see the Google terms for more information.

  • Provide a better user experience - cookies provide a means to save user preferences

  • Provide an online shopping cart - cookies are used to remember and process items in the store shopping cart

The cookies used by this site originate directly from Wix.com Ltd. or a Wix.com partner that provides commercially available site functionality​. You may configure your web browser to notify you each time a cookie is sent or to turn off receipt of all cookies. If cookies are disabled in your browser it may impact some features of this site.

Third-party disclosure:

We do not sell or trade your personally identifiable information. We do not transfer your personally identifiable information to any outside parties not directly involved in the processing and completion of a financial transaction initiated on this website.

 

Third-party links:

Occasionally, we may include third-party products or services on the website. These third-party sites have separate and independent privacy policies; thus we have no responsibility or liability for the content or activities of these third-party sites. We accept payments through PayPal, Inc. and Square, Inc. When processing payments some of your PII and transaction data will be passed to PayPal and/or Square in order to complete the processing of an order payment. Please review the  PayPal or Square policies and terms for more information.

Privacy Location and Changes:

This privacy policy is linked on the primary page of the website and all subsequent pages that employ the footer of the main site. The page clearly identifies itself as 'privacy' and is easily found on the site. Any changes to the privacy policy will appear on this page.


Other Items of Note:

  • You can request to change or review your personal information by email using the contact form on the Contact page of this site.

  • Cookie behaviors changed by Wix.com Inc., Paypal Inc., Square, Inc., relevant to the functionality incorporated into this site are outside of our area of control. Please see the privacy, cookie, and terms of use policy information available on Wix, Paypal, and Square websites.

  • This site does not market to children under the age of 13 years old and is intended only for adult audiences.

  • Email addresses are collected to:

    • Process orders and send information regarding orders​

    • Respond to inquiries or requests

    • Outreach through a newsletter or mailing list subscription on an opt-in basis. Subscriptions may be cancelled at any time.

  • If at any time you wish to unsubscribe from receiving future emails you may use any unsubscribe feature available within the email message or use the form on the Contact page of this site.

 

This site is owned and operated by

Tamara Lepianka

Shelbyville, KY USA

 

This policy was last updated 1 January 2021.