Children Under the Age of 18
Protecting the privacy of young children is especially important. For that reason, The Fashion Collective does not knowingly collect or maintain personally identifiable information or non-personally-identifiable information on the The Fashion Collective from persons under 13 years of age, and no part of our website is directed to persons under 13. If you are under 13 years of age, then please do not use or access The Fashion Collective at any time or in any manner. If The Fashion Collective learns that personally identifiable information of persons under 13 years of age has been collected on The Fashion Collective without verified parental consent, then The Fashion Collective will take the appropriate steps to delete this information.
Information We Collect
Information Submitted by a user. The Fashion Collective collects personal information when you register or request information from us. The personal information we collect are: information you choose to give us; information we get when you use our services; and information we get from third parties.
Non-submitted Information Collected. The Fashion Collective may also collect non-personal information not associated with your identity. We collect this data to improve The Fashion Collective. The non-submitted information we collect are: IP; Time; File; Data transferred; Browser type and version; Operating system; and Cookies.
How We Use Your Information
Among our primary goals in collecting information is to provide you with a customized experience when visiting our site and to make our site more valuable to you. We use this information to closely monitor which areas of the site are used most and to determine which areas we need to focus on improving. This information is used exclusively by The Fashion Collective in aggregate form so that we may continue to improve the value of the services and information on our site for our members.
As a valued customer of The Fashion Collective, we will occasionally contact you, by e-mail in order to notify you of special promotions, and up-to-date news, custom-tailored to your personal interests. If you do not wish to receive this personalized information, you can choose to unsubscribe at any time.
The Fashion Collective uses your Internet Protocol (IP) address to help diagnose problems with our computer server, and to administer our web site. Your IP address is used to help identify you, and to gather broad demographic data. Your IP address contains no personal information about you.
Except as described above, we will not monitor, edit or disclose any personal information about you or your account, without your prior consent unless we have a belief that such action is necessary to: (i) comply with legal process or other legal requirements of any governmental authority; (ii) protect and defend the rights or property of The Fashion Collective; (iii) enforce our Terms of Service; (iv) protect the interests of users of our services other than you or any other person; or (v) operate or conduct maintenance and repair of The Fashion Collective’s services or equipment as authorized by law.
Disclosing of Your Information
The Fashion Collective does not sell or rent personal information about its customers to any third parties at this time. In the event that The Fashion Collective does engage in such commerce in the future, you will have the opportunity to remove yourself from any such lists prior to your inclusion. The Fashion Collective does, however, perform statistical analysis of customer usage in order to measure interest in, and use of, the various parts of The Fashion Collective, and The Fashion Collective shares that information with current and prospective advertisers, and other interested third parties. But, this information is aggregated data only (statistics, etc.), and contains no personally identifiable information whatsoever.
The Fashion Collective cooperates with all law enforcement inquires and with all third parties to enforce their intellectual property or other rights.
You should be aware that if you voluntarily disclose personal information in chat areas, on bulletin boards, or in classified areas within The Fashion Collective, that information might be collected and disseminated by third-parties, and result in, among other things, unsolicited inquiries, messages, and offers from third-parties. Please understand that any information that is disclosed in these areas becomes public information and this third-party conduct is out of the control of The Fashion Collective. Please exercise caution when deciding to disclose your personal information.
The Fashion Collective also contains links to other web sites. The Fashion Collective is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such web sites.
Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to your users based on their visit to your sites and other sites on the Internet.
The personally identifiable information we collect is securely stored within our database, and we use standard, industry-wide practices such as encryption, firewalls and (in some certain areas) SSL (Secure Socket Layers) for protecting your information. However, as effective as encryption technology is, no security system is impenetrable. We cannot guarantee the security of our database, nor can we guarantee that information you supply won’t be intercepted while being transmitted to us over the Internet. We recommend that you not disclose your password to anyone.