UPDATED: 2.15.21

McGilsky.com recognizes that its customers, visitors, users, and others (known collectively or individually as "Users") who use www.mcgilsky.com (the "Website" or “McGilsky.com” or “www.mcgilsky.com”) value their privacy. This Privacy Policy applies to all of the products, services, and Websites offered by www.mcgilsky.com, and details important information regarding the use and disclosure of User information collected on the Website.
 

 

1. 3RD PARTY ADVERTISING INFORMATION

  • McGilsky.com does NOT use third-party advertising companies to serve or track ads on our website.  However, when you click to purchase McGilsky.com goods on Etsy or Threadless, please note that they may use your information when purchasing from them or visiting their site.  We encourage you to access their website with any concerns you may have regarding their 3rd Party Advertising. Those companies may use information about your visit to this and other websites in order to measure advertising effectiveness and to provide advertisements about goods and services that may be of interest to you.
     

  • McGilsky.com does not allow third party behavioral tracking on our site

     

2. INFORMATION COLLECTION AND USE + COOKIES INFORMATION

General

  • McGilsky.com does NOT require that you register in order to view its products or website information and pages.
     

  • Under no circumstances does McGilsky.com rent, trade or share your address or e-mail address with any other company for their marketing purposes without your consent.
     

  • McGilsky.com collects personal information ONLY when you make a purchase or should you choose to email Kate McGilsky from the contact form box/call her/or email her.
     

  • McGilsky.com does NOT record other non-personally-identifying information ("Non-Personal Information") on our server logs from your browser.  
     

  • McGilsky.com does NOT use cookies to track and monitor you on our website nor on any sites you might have visited prior or after visiting McGilsky.com.
     

  • McGilsky.com is hosted by Wix.com – if you have any concerns if Wix.com stores any of your information please contact them at: https://www.wix.com/about/privacy
     

  • McGilsky.com WILL HONOR do not track (DNT) signals and does not track, plant cookies, or use advertising when a Do Not Track (DNT) browser mechanism is in place.  (Please note: This may not include website hosting partners and other parties who assist McGilsky.com in operating this website, conducting McGilsky.com business, or servicing you in sections such as the SHOP page or during the PayPal or Square checkout service (therefore, you will need to view PayPal's and Square’s and Wix’s DNT Browser rules for further information at: www.paypal.com | www.wix.com | www.square.com)
     

Registration

  • McGilsky.com does NOT require you to register at this site, nor do we offer any option for you to register on this site for anything at this time.

 

Orders

  • If you purchase a product or service from McGilsky.com directly, we request certain personally identifiable information from you on our order form. You must provide contact information (such as name, email and shipping address) and financial information (such as credit card number, expiration date and the 3 digit security code). We use this information for billing purposes and to fill your orders. If we have trouble processing an order, we will use this information to contact you. Additionally, If you purchase a product or service from an Artist Shop on Etsy.com (@mcgilsky) and Threadless (@mcgilsky shop), your contact information may be shared with the registered shop owner for targeted online and offline marketing purposes.  You may see their security information on their websites.
     

  • After your shopping/checkout process has ended, your information has left McGilsky.com servers and will no longer be used in any other capacity for your time on the site. After completion of your purchase, we will no longer have access to your credit card number.  The only identifying information left we will use will be your address + full name to mail your Print to.
     

  • Your information may be stored by Wix.com + PayPal + Square who are used to process credit card payments on McGilsky.com. This information is NOT stored by us (www.mcgilsky.com), but may be stored by our secure credit card processing company through Wix eCommerce (www.wix.com) and/or PayPal (www.paypal.com) and Square (www.square.com) as “on needed” processes (checking out or ordering other goods from us or our associated websites where www.mcgilsky.com goods are sold: ETSY + Threadless).  Please refer to their Privacy information on their websites.
     

  • McGilsky.com CONTACT FORM: is processed by Wix.com.  Please contact www.wix.com to find out more information regarding their contact form stored information. Once an email is received by Kate via the McGilsky.com form, it is deleted by Kate after she responds to the user.

 

3. VIRUS + MALWARE SCANNING + SECURITY WEBSITE CHECKS

  • This website is scanned on a regular basis for security holes and known vulnerabilities in order to make your visit to this site as safe as possible. Please Note: This may not include website hosting partners and other parties who assist McGilsky.com in operating this website, conducting McGilsky.com’s business, or servicing you in sections such as the SHOP page or during the PayPal + Square + Wix checkout service. You can contact them directly about their website security checks at: www.paypal.com | www.wix.com | www.square.com
     

  • McGilsky.com uses regular Malware Scanning + Virus Scanning on a daily basis via Wix.com servers + paypal + www.paypal.com for our merchant options. Per Wix.com, McGilsky.com has implemented security measures designed to protect the Personal Information you share with us, including physical, electronic and procedural measures. Among other things, we offer HTTPS secure access to our checkout process; the transmission of sensitive payment information (such as a credit card number) through our designated purchase forms is protected by an industry standard SSL/TLS encrypted connection; and we regularly maintain a PCI DSS (Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards) certification. We also regularly monitor our systems for possible vulnerabilities and attacks, and regularly check the security of McGilsky.com checkout-process at the STORE and protection of our Visitors’ and Users’ privacy.

    Regardless of the measures and efforts taken by McGilsky.com (and Wix.com) we cannot and do not guarantee the absolute protection and security of your Personal Information, your Users-of-Users’ Personal Information or any other information you upload, publish or otherwise share with Wix or anyone else during the checkout process and the
    CONTACT FORM submission.

    If you have any questions regarding the security of McGilsky.com or of Wix.com (who hosts and runs security checks for McGilsky.com), you are welcome to contact us at info@mcgilsky.com and at privacy@wix.com.

 

  •  Your personal information is contained behind secured networks and is only accessible by a limited number of persons who have special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential. In addition, all sensitive/credit information you supply is encrypted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology via Wix and PayPal and Sqaure.com.  As aforementioned, it is deleted after purchase completed by McGilsky.com and we no longer have access to your information.

 

  • McGilsky.com implements a variety of security measures when a user places an order to maintain the safety of your personal information.

 

  • All McGilsky.com transactions are processed through a gateway provider and are not stored or processed on our servers!

 

  • McGilsky.com follows generally accepted industry standards to protect the personally identifiable information submitted to us, both during transmission and once we receive it. No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure, however. Therefore, while we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security. If you have any questions about security on our Website, you can send us an email at info@mcgilsky.com.

 

  • The security of your personal information is important to us. When you enter sensitive information (such as a credit card number) on our registration or order forms, we encrypt that information using secure socket layer technology (SSL).

 

 

4. COPPA (CHILDREN ONLINE PRIVACY PROTECTION ACT) + CHILDREN UNDER 13

  • When it comes to the collection of personal information from children under 13, the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) puts parents in control. The Federal Trade Commission, the nation’s consumer protection agency, enforces the COPPA Rule, which spells out what operators of websites and online services must do to protect children’s privacy and safety online.  McGilsky.com is committed to protecting the privacy of children. McGilsky.com does not knowingly or intentionally collect personal information online from children under the age of 13.
     

  • We also do not sell the personal information of minors under 16 years of age under any circumstance. McGilsky.com does not specifically market to children under 13 as stated above.  For more information, please direct your questions to us at info@mcgilsky.com. 

 

5. INTERNATIONAL USERS

  • If you are a User accessing McGilsky.com from the European Union, Asia, or any other region with laws or regulations governing personal data collection, use, and disclosure, that differ from United States laws, please be advised that through your continued use of McGilsky.com, which is governed by U.S. law and this Privacy Policy as incorporated in our Terms of Use, you will be transferring your Personal Information into the United States and you consent to that transfer.

Legal basis for processing your personal information (EEA visitors/customers only)
If you are a visitor/customer located in the European Economic Area ("EEA"), our legal basis for collecting and using the personal information described above will depend on the personal information concerned and the specific context in which we collect it. We will normally collect personal information from you only where we have your consent to do so, where we need the personal information to perform a contract with you, or where the processing is in our legitimate business interests. In some cases, we may also have a legal obligation to collect personal information from you.

  • If we ask you to provide personal information to comply with a legal requirement or to enter into a contract with you, we will make this clear at the relevant time and advise you whether the provision of your personal information is mandatory or not (as well as of the possible consequences if you do not provide your personal information). Similarly, if we collect and use your personal information in reliance on our legitimate interests, we will make clear to you at the relevant time what those legitimate interests are.  The instances when McGilsky.com would need to access your information would ONLY be for your personal subscriber options (subscribing to our email list by filling out the subscriber box and also for your checkout process). 

  • If you have questions about or need further information concerning the legal basis on which we collect and use your personal information, please contact us using the contact box located at the bottom of this page or email us directly: info@mcgilsky.com

International data transfers
Your personal information may be stored and processed by us in any country where we have facilities or where we engage service providers, and your personal information may therefore be transferred to countries outside of your country of residence, including the U.S., which may have different data protection rules to those of your country. Where we do so, our collection, storage and use of your personal information will be in accordance with the purposes set out in this Notice.  Specifically, we may transfer your personal and non-personal information to Wix, or Square, or PayPal (www.wix.com | www.paypal.com | www.square.com ). for storage in the U.S via using ONLY the checkout process on McGilsky.com. McGilsky.com does NOT store any of your personal information for our records or use.  The only companies that store that information are possibly Wix or PayPal or Square for purchasing information only. Refer back to their privacy policies on each of their individual websites.

EU-U.S. and Swiss-US Privacy Shield


When transferring any personal information from the EEA and Switzerland to the U.S., McGilsky.com | www.wix.com | www.paypal.com | www.square.com adheres to the EU-U.S. and Swiss-U.S. Privacy Shield Frameworks, as set forth by the U.S. Department of Commerce. Art.com, Inc. has certified adherence to and commits to apply the Privacy Shield Principles to all personal information it processes in reliance on the Shield.  For the purposes of enforcing compliance with the Privacy Shield, McGilsky.com. is subject to the investigatory and enforcement authority of the U.S. Federal Trade Commission.  For more information about the Privacy Shield, and to view McGilsky.com’s certification via Wix.com, see the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Privacy Shield website located at: https://www.privacyshield.gov.

 

6. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION FOR CALIFORNIA USERS

  • If you are a California resident using the Services, the California Consumer Privacy Act (“CCPA”) may provide you the right to request access to and deletion of your Personal Information that McGilsky.com might store.  At the time of this PRIVACY POLICY (2.15.21) McGilsky.com does not store any of your information on our site. 

 

  • McGilsky does not sell user Personal Information to third parties for the intents and purposes of the CCPA.  

  • As informed in section 3 + 5 above, McGilsky.com may collect, store and process certain Personal Information of Users-of-Users, solely on our Users’ behalf and at their direction during check-out purposes and by user choice when emailing Kate McGilsky through the contact Form.  For such purposes, McGilsky.com services and shall be considered as a “Service Provider” and not as the “Business” (as both such capitalized terms are defined in the CCPA. McGilsky.com does not and will not sell your customers’ (User-of-User) Personal Information.

 

  • Users of the Services who are California residents and under 18 years of age may request and obtain removal of content they posted by emailing us at info@mcgilsky.com. All requests must be labeled “California Removal Request” on the email subject line. All requests must provide a description of the content you want removed and information reasonably sufficient to permit us to locate that content. We do not accept California Removal Requests via postal mail, telephone, or facsimile. We are not responsible for notices that are not labeled or sent properly, and we may not be able to respond if you do not provide adequate information. Please note that your request does not ensure complete or comprehensive removal of the material. For example, materials that you have posted may be republished or reposted by another user or third party such as the websites that McGilsky.com uses to process payments: www.paypal.com | www.wix.com | www.square.com.  To find out more information from those websites regarding their CCPA laws, please refer to their websites regarding their checkout processes. Regarding the contact form, that is also processed by Wix.com.  Please contact www.wix.com to find out more information regarding their contact form stored information. Once an email is received by Kate via the McGilsky.com form, it is deleted by Kate after she responds to the user.

SUMMARY: California Online Privacy Protection Act
CalOPPA is the first state law in the nation to require commercial websites and online services to post a privacy policy. The law’s reach stretches well beyond California to require a person or company in the United States (and conceivably the world) that operates websites collecting personally identifiable information from California consumers to post a conspicuous privacy policy on its website stating exactly the information being collected and those individuals with whom it is being shared, and to comply with this policy.  See more at: http://consumercal.org/california-online-privacy-protection-act-caloppa/#sthash.0FdRbT51.dpuf

According to CalOPPA McGilsky.com agrees to the following:

1. Users can visit this site anonymously.
2. Once this privacy policy is created, McGilsky.com will add a link to it on the
HOME page located on the footer of the entire website (accessible on every page of the website).
3. McGilsky.com’s Privacy Policy link includes the word ‘Privacy’ and can be easily be found on this page specified above (
PRIVACY POLICY). The Privacy button is found on all website pages as well, located on the footer on both Moblie view and computer view.
4. Users will be notified of any privacy policy changes: On McGilsky’s
PRIVACY POLICY (this) page.
5. Users are able to change their personal information: By emailing or info@mcgilsky.com or filling out the submission email form on the CONTACT FORM section of McGilsky.com
ABOUT page + or by writing direction to McGilsky.com mailing address or calling our business phone number found at the bottom of this page under CONTACT information.

California’s “Shine the Light” law, Civil Code section 1798.83

This law requires certain businesses to respond to requests from California customers asking about businesses’ practices related to disclosing personal information to third parties for the third parties’ direct marketing purposes – note that McGilsky.com does not knowingly collect any information for visitors nor do we use 3rd parties to collect your information when visiting our website.  Also note that we are not allowed by law to at any time disclose your Social Security number, driver’s license number, or other government-issued identification number, financial account number, any health insurance or medical identification number, or any account password or security questions or answers. We do not collect any of this information on our website: mcgilsky.com and under no circumstance would we require that information from you either from an email or phone call or any other way to personally reach out to you.​  Any information about policies by our merchant websites: www.paypal.com | www.wix.com | www.square.com please contact them regarding their CCPA laws.

 

7. GOOGLE INFORMATION + ANALYTICS

Google’s advertising requirements can be summed up by Google’s Advertising Principles. They are put in place to provide a positive experience for users. 
https://support.google.com/adwordspolicy/answer/1316548?hl=en

McGilsky.com has NOT enabled Google AdSense on this site as of our 2.15.21 Privacy Policy update.  We may do so in the future.  Should  we decide to implement Google AdSense or Google Analytics programs, we will notify all users by adding an addendum to this policy and posting it at the top of this Privacy Policy page.  Please check back regularly to see if Addendums are added to any of the TERMS + PRIVACY Policies on McGilsky.com.

 

8. CAN SPAM ACT
The CAN-SPAM Act is a law that sets the rules for commercial email, establishes requirements for commercial messages, gives recipients the right to have emails stopped from being sent to them, and spells out tough penalties for violations.  McGilsky.com only collects your email address in order to: 

1. Assist in the purchase/SHOP process only. 

2. Return an email should you contact Kate directly from the Contact Form.

3. At this time there is no subscription email newsletter for McGilsky.com. However, in the future this may be added to the site. In that case, McGilsky.com will notify users in the updated PRIVACY section that a subscription email newsletter has been added to this site which will collect your email address to only send information emails to. Also, should and when McGilsky.com adds a Newsletter feature to this site, in order to be in accordance with CANSPAM McGilsky.com agrees to the following to allow you to unsubscribe to McGilsky.com future emails (should the subscription newsletter become added to this site.)

 

9. CHANGES AND UPDATES TO THIS PRIVACY POLICY

  • McGilsky.com may update this policy at any time in its sole discretion and without prior notice. We will strive to notify you about significant changes in the way we treat Personal Information by posting a notice on the Website and including the date time stamp that new Privacy Policy is updated on. 

  • If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes to this privacy statement, the home page, and other places we deem appropriate so that you are aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we disclose it. 

  • We reserve the right to modify this privacy statement at any time, so please review it frequently. If we make material changes to this policy, we will notify you here, by email, or by means of a notice on (this) PRIVACY POLICY page.

10. EFFECTIVE DATE

This Privacy Policy was last modified 2.15.21

11. CONTACT INFORMATION

If you have any questions or comments about this Privacy Policy, you can contact us at:

Privacy Policy Information Director
2886 12 Mile Rd.
Unit #725114
Berkley, MI 48072
(734) 508 – 2726
info@mcgilsky.com

2886 12 Mile Rd. Unit #725114 Berkley, MI 48072 | kate@mcgilsky.com | (734) 508-2726

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