October 02, 2017
This Privacy and Usage Policy applies to your use of the website located at www.BOYSGIRLSONLINE.com, and any other online and mobile websites, blogs and mobile applications operated by KIDSTYLE PLANET LTD and its affiliates (collectively, for purposes of this Privacy and Usage Policy and General Terms and Conditions "BOYS & GIRLS") that are related to www.BOYSGIRLSONLINE.com (collectively, the "website"). This information is used to improve your shopping experience and to communicate with you about our products, services and promotions. Neither your name nor anything about you is sold to any other non-affiliated company or agency. However, as described in greater detail below, we may share your information under certain circumstances with business partners that help this site function or assist us in fulfilling your order.
This Privacy and Usage Policy only covers information collected on the website, and does not cover any information collected offline by representatives of BOYS & GIRLS, including information collected at our retail stores.
This policy describes the personal information we collect about you, why we collect it, how we use it, and when we share it with third parties. Our policy also describes the choices you can make about how we collect and use certain pieces of that information. The notice also describes the measures we take to protect the security of the personal information. We also tell you how you can reach us to ask us to (i) access, change or not use the personal information you have provided to us, (ii) withdraw any consent you previously provided to us, (iii) tell us to refrain from communicating with you about our products or services, and (iv) answer any questions you may have about our privacy practices. If our information practices change, we will post an updated policy on our website. You can tell if the policy has changed by checking the revision date that appears on this policy.
We sometimes ask you for certain kinds of personal information to provide the services you request. This information includes:
Shopping - Through this website, you will be able to purchase products from BOYS & GIRLS and gift cards. We ask for information such as your name, billing and shipping address, telephone number, e-mail address and payment card information in order to process your purchase, confirm your order and ship the items to you. If you choose to be added to the BOYS & GIRLS Newsletter list, we may use your contact information to communicate with you about our products, services and promotions.
My Account - You have the opportunity to create a personal shopping account with BOYS & GIRLS, which allows you to shop much faster and easier. Using an e-mail address and a password of your choice, you may access your account online at any time to add, delete, or change information. In creating this account, you authorize BOYS & GIRLS to store your name and e-mail address. Should you decide to do so, you may also include in your "My Account" your telephone number, shipping and billing addresses. If you choose to include such additional information then you are also authorizing BOYS & GIRLS to store such information until such time you decide to change or remove it. Each of these options is for your convenience only. If you ever use a public computer to visit the "My Account" section of our website we strongly encourage you to log out at the conclusion of your session.
Through the "My Account" feature, you may create a Wish List of products you want and share the items on your list by copying and pasting the URL of desired item or using the social links.
Surveys, Sweepstakes and Promotions - On this website, you may be able to participate in surveys, sweepstakes and promotions. If you choose to participate in these promotions, we may request information such as your name, age, email address, mailing address, telephone number, and interests or product preferences. This information is used to enter you into our contests, sweepstakes and other promotions. By participating in our surveys, sweepstakes and promotions you give us consent to use this information to communicate with you about our products, services and promotions.
Other Site Features - We offer visitors to this website various features for their information and enjoyment, which we may change from time to time. We may ask you to submit certain personal information so we can provide you with these features and send you communications about our products, services and promotions.
Purchases - When you place an order, you will be asked to provide your banking card information and billing address to payment providers. BOYS & GIRLS does not store your banking card information!
Customer Service - If you call our Customer Service center, we may ask for information such as your name, e-mail address, mailing address, telephone number and if you choose to make a purchase, your banking card information. We use this information to assist you and to process your transaction.
We may collect information about your computer, including where available your IP address, operating system and browser type, for system administration. This is statistical data about how you browse our website.
For the same reason, we may obtain information about your general Internet usage by using a cookie file which is stored on the hard drive of your computer. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive.
Cookies help us to improve our BOYSGIRLSONLINE.com website and to deliver a better and more customized service. They enable us:
Cookies in our e-mails may be used to track your interactions with those messages, such as when you receive, open, or click a link in an e-mail message from us.
We also work with business partners that use tracking technologies to deliver advertisements on our behalf across the Internet. These companies may collect information about your visits to BOYS & GIRLS website and your interaction with our advertising and other communications.
We may use separately or combine the information we collect through cookies with other information we have collected from you. This information may be used to improve BOYS & GIRLS website, to personalize your online experience, to help us deliver information to you, to determine the effectiveness of our advertising, and for other internal business purposes.
We collect the information from our customers for various purposes, including:
Service Providers: We also may disclose information to outside companies that help us bring you the products and services we offer. For example, we may work with an outside company to:
We require that these outside companies agree to keep confidential all information we share with them and to use the information only to perform their obligations in the agreements.
Compliance with Law: We may provide access to information when legally required to do so, to cooperate with legal proceedings, to protect against misuse or unauthorized use of BOYS & GIRLS website, to limit our legal liability and protect our rights or to protect the rights, property or safety of visitors of BOYSGIRLSONLINE.com website or the public.
While visiting BOYSGIRLSONLINE.com website, you may link to sites operated by our business partners or other third parties. This does not mean that we endorse mentioned sites. We do not make any representations or warranties about any website you may access through the BOYSGIRLSONLINE.com website. They are independent from us, and we have no control over, or responsibility for, their information or activities.
BOYS & GIRLS doesn't claim any ownership in any content that you upload on the Website, through a mobile application, blog or via any form of social media channel (including by submitting an image to your social media using the hashtags #boysgirlsonline) ("User Content"). After posting User Content, you retain the ownership right to all content, but you hereby grant to BOYS & GIRLS an irrevocable, fully-paid, worldwide, non-exclusive limited license to modify, publicly perform, display, reproduce, distribute, transmit, and copy the User Content on the BOYSGIRLSONLINE.com Website, BOYS & GIRLS app, mobile website, email, and all applicable social channels, including but not limited to Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.
Accordingly, you represent and warrant that you own all rights to the User Content that you upload to the Website, and it doesn't infringe on any other intellectual property rights, privacy rights, or publicity rights.
BOYS & GIRLS reserves the right to remove any User Content from the Website for any reason without prior notice.
We use Lightspeed team that takes appropriate physical, electronic and administrative steps to maintain the security and accuracy of personally identifiable information BOYS & GIRLS collects. In addition, it is our policy to never send your banking card information via e-mail. Our retail stores also operate over a secure Lightspeed retail platform. Please note, however, that e-mail is not encrypted and is not considered to be a secure means of transmitting banking card information.
We use Secure Socket Layers (SSL), the industry standard in transferring information to process your orders. The SSL encrypts, or translates, your order information into a highly indecipherable code, which is processed immediately. The page address (URL) always must be "https" that means you are in a secure area. Also, a key or a closed lock will appear in the page address (URL) field to notify you of this.
Unfortunately, despite our best efforts, the transmission of data over the Internet cannot be guaranteed to be 100% secure. While we will use every reasonable means to ensure the security of information you transmit to us, we cannot guarantee that such information will not be intercepted by third parties. We will, however, prosecute any unauthorized or fraudulent transactions to the fullest extent permitted by law.
A common Internet scam is known as "spoofing" or "phishing". This occurs when you receive an e-mail from what appears to be a legitimate source requesting personal information from you. Please be aware that BOYS & GIRLS will NEVER send you an e-mail message requesting you to verify banking card, bank information, or any other personal information. If you ever receive any message that appears to be from BOYS & GIRLS requesting such information from you, DO NOT respond to it, and DO NOT click on any links appearing in the message. Instead, please forward the message to us at email@example.com, as we will investigate all instances of possible Internet fraud.
BOYS & GIRLS reserves the right to change this Privacy and Usage Policy at any time, without advance notice. If we decide to change our Privacy and Usage Policy, we will post those changes on this page so that you are aware of what information we collect, how we use it and under what circumstances we disclose it.