ARTISTS & FLEAS PRIVACY STATEMENT

Please read the following Privacy Policy, as amended from time to time, before using the Artists & Fleas’ website (“Site”), its Online Shop, mobile application or any services offered by Artists & Fleas, LLC, Artists & Fleas Digital, LLC, and their respective affiliates and subsidiaries (collectively, “A&F”).

1. Consent

(i)   Age. A&F requires all Users of its Online Shop to be a minimum of 18 years of age, or that you are the age of majority in your state or province of residence and you have given us your consent to allow any of your minor dependents to use this site by emailing us at info@artistsandfleas.com .

(ii) General. A&F cares about the privacy of its Customers and will only request the minimum amount of information needed to process your transactions and provide you with Services. A&F will not disclose your name, email address or other personal information to third parties without your consent, except as specified in this policy. A&F is not responsible for the content or the privacy policies of any of its affiliates, third-party websites or third-party apps. By accepting A&F’s Terms of Use, you are confirming that you have read this policy and consent to A&F using your information in the ways described.

2. SquareSpace

A&F’s website is hosted on SquareSpace. SquareSpace provides A&F with the platform that allows it to promote its markets and merchants to you. Your data is stored through SquareSpace’s data storage, databases and the general SquareSpace application. For more insight, please see the Squarespace Terms of Service or Squarespace Privacy Statement.

3. Automatically Collected Information

A&F automatically collects device-specific information when you install, access, or use the Services. Similarly, information is automatically received and recorded from your browser or mobile device when you visit the Site or use the mobile application, such as your IP address or unique device identifier, cookies and data about which pages you visit. This information is stored in log files and is collected automatically. A&F may combine this information from your browser or your mobile device with other information collected by A&F’s partners, including across devices. This information is used to prevent fraud and to keep the Services secure, to analyze and understand how the Services work for members and visitors, and to provide advertising and a more personalized experience for members and visitors. 

4. What A&F does with your Personal and Non-Personal Information

In general, data such as your name, address, email address, PayPal, debit or credit card information (“Personal Information”) that you provide to A&F is used to help us communicate with you. For example, A&F uses Personal Information to contact users in response to questions, solicit feedback, provide technical support, and inform users about promotional offers. A&F does however share Personal Information with merchants who are performing services for the Company, such as Squarespace and third-party services as described in Section 8 below.

In general, A&F uses the type of browser you use or the length of time you visited the Site or browsed a certain item (“Non-Personal Information”) to help us improve our services and customize the user experience.  A&F also aggregates Non-Personal Information in order to track trends and analyze use patterns.  This Privacy Statement does not limit in any way our use or disclosure of Non-Personal Information and we reserve the right to use and disclose such Non-Personal Information to our partners, advertisers and other third parties at our discretion.

5. Receiving Emails

A&F may send you messages about the Services related to your transactions through the Online Shop. Other messages may be related to Services such as newsletters, new merchants, markets, vendor updates or contests. Other than the email that you will be sent after a completed transaction at Checkout and the email notification that your product has been dispatched, all other emails are optional. If you have signed up to receive an optional email, but no longer choose to receive such emails, please, email info@artistsandfleas.com indicating your request to be removed from said mailing list.

6. Non-marketing Emails

You agree that A&F can send you non-marketing emails or messages, such as those related to transactions, your account, security, or product changes. Examples of service-related messages include an email address confirmation/welcome email when you register your account, notification of an order, service availability, modification of key features or functions, and correspondence with A&F’s support team.

7. Circumstances when personal information may be disclosed

A&F may release your personal information to a third party in the following limited circumstances: in response to lawful requests by public authorities, including to meet legitimate national security or law enforcement requirements; to protect, establish, or exercise our legal rights or defend against legal claims, including to collect a debt; to comply with a subpoena, court order, legal process, or other legal requirement; or when we believe in good faith that such disclosure is necessary to comply with the law, prevent imminent physical harm or financial loss, or investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, threats to our property, or violations of A&F’s Terms of Use.

8. Third-party Release

A&F periodically needs to engage third-party companies and individuals (such as payment processors, research companies, and analytics and security providers) to help operate and provide the Services. These third parties have only limited access to your information, may use your information only to perform these tasks on our behalf, and are obligated to A&F not to disclose or use your information for other purposes.

9. Security

A&F encrypts certain information (such as credit card numbers) using secure socket layer technology (SSL). A&F follows generally accepted industry standards to protect the personal information submitted to it, both during transmission and after it is received. Unfortunately, no method of transmission over the internet or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. Therefore, A&F cannot guarantee its absolute security.

10. Questions and Contact Information

If you would like to: access, correct, amend or delete any personal information we have about you, register a complaint, or simply want more information contact info@artistsandfleas.com or by mail at Artists & Fleas 594 Broadway, Suite 606, New York, NY 10012, United States.

Last Updated: This Privacy Statement was last updated on 7/27/17.