Ara the altar
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Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy


Your privacy is very important to us. The following Privacy Policy outlines the information that we collect and the ways in which it is stored and used. Should you have any queries concerning our privacy practices please do not hesitate to contact us.

Information Collected

Upon placing an online order, as appropriate, you may be asked to provide your name, e-mail address and postal address.

Upon subscribing to our mailing list you may be asked to provide your name and date of birth (both optional) and your e-mail address.  

How We Use Your Information

We may use the information that we collect from you when you place an order or subscribe to our mailing list in the following ways:

·      To process your transactions and deliver your goods

·      To send e-mails regarding the status of your order

·      To send e-mails regarding updates, products and marketing related to Ara the altar (mailing list subscribers only)

How We Store & Share Your Information

Your information will not be shared with a third party without your permission or unless required to do so by law. 

Our online store is hosted by Squarespace; your information will be stored and used in accordance with their Privacy Policy and Terms

Payment transactions processed via our website are managed by PayPal or Stripe (respective privacy policies accessible below); we are unable to access personal information such as credit card details. 

PayPal Privacy Policy  

Stripe Privacy Policy 

Information provided upon subscribing to our mailing list will be stored by MailChimp in accordance with their Privacy Policy and Terms.

How We Use Cookies

Cookies are small pieces of data that websites store on a device. Cookies can improve visitors’ browsing experiences because they help websites remember preferences and understand how people use different features. Squarespace uses some necessary cookies which allow visitors to navigate and use key features on our site. Analytics and Performance cookies are also used to collect information about how visitors interact with our site to help us understand things such as traffic sources.

Information Security & Removal of Information

Your personal data will be treated with full confidentially and our site includes SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) certificates for encryption. 

Should you wish for your data to be removed from our mailing list, please follow the link to unsubscribe at the bottom of the email.

Should you wish for all of your data to be permanently removed from our records, please contact us.


This policy was last updated on 31-08-2018