Privacy Policy

We would like to welcome you to the Real Techniques® website (the "site" or "website" or "realtechniques.com"). This website is owned by Paris Presents Incorporated ("Paris Presents"). This Privacy Policy describes the types of personal and non-personal information we collect on the site, how we use such information and to whom and under what circumstances we may disclose it. By using the site, you agree to the terms of this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to the Privacy Policy, please do not use the site.

Collection of Information

Personal Information

We collect personal information from you when you submit it to us, including by: (1) registering on the site; (2) placing an order; (3) signing up for our newsletter; (4) contacting us; or (5) participating in a site promotion, contest, or survey. This information may include, for example, your name, email address, address, telephone number, date of birth and credit card information.

Non-Personal Information

When you visit the site, we may collect certain non-personally-identifiable information from you, including your IP address, browser type, operating system and the domain name from which you accessed the site. In addition, we may collect information about your browsing behavior, such as the date and time you visit the site, the areas or pages of the site that you visit, the amount of time you spend viewing the site, the number of times you return to the site and other clickstream data.

We may use cookies to collect the non-personal information described above. A cookie is a small text file that is stored on your computer when you access the site. We may also use cookies to: (1) allow you to use the site without having to re-enter your user name and password; (2) enhance or personalize your site usage and shopping experience; (3) monitor site usage; (4) manage the site; and (5) improve the site and our products and services. You are free to decline cookies, but by doing so, you may not be able to use certain features on the site. Check the "Help" menu of your browser to learn how to change your cookie preferences.

We may also use web beacons on the site, in our emails and in our advertisements on other websites. Web beacons are tiny graphic images that are used to collect information about your site visit, such as the pages you view and the features you use, as well as information about whether you open and/or act upon one of our emails or advertisements. We may also collect the URL of the website you visited immediately before coming to the site. Web beacons help us analyze our site visitors' behavior and measure the effectiveness of the site and our advertising. We may work with service providers that help us track, collect and analyze this information.

We may use third-party advertising companies that use tracking technologies to serve our advertisements across the Internet. These companies may collect anonymous information about your visits to the site and other websites and your interaction with our advertising and other communications. Other companies may also use such companies to advertise on our site. We do not have access to or control over cookies or other features that they may use, and the information practices of these advertisers and third-party Web sites are not covered by this Privacy Policy. Please contact them directly for more information about their privacy practices. In addition, the Network Advertising Initiative offers useful information about Internet advertising companies (also called "ad networks" or "network advertisers"), including information about how to opt-out of their information collection.

We may combine the non-personal information we collect through cookies and web beacons with other information we have collected from you.

Use of Information

We may use the information we collect from and about you for any of the following purposes: (1) to fulfill your requests for products; (2) to respond to your inquiries; (3) to contact you with site updates, newsletters and other informational and promotional materials from us and third party marketing offers from companies we may do business with, as well as from other companies; (4) to contact you when necessary; (5) to review site usage and operations; (6) to address problems with the site, our business or our services; and (7) to protect the security or integrity of the site and our business. You may choose not to receive promotional email from us by following the unsubscribe instructions in each message.

Disclosure of Information

We employ other companies and individuals to perform functions on our behalf. Examples include fulfilling orders, delivering packages, sending postal mail and e-mail, removing repetitive information from customer lists, analyzing data, providing marketing assistance, providing search results and links, processing credit card payments, and providing customer service. They have access to personal information needed to perform their functions, but may not use it for other purposes. In addition we may disclose information collected from and about you as follows: (1) as necessary if we believe that there has been a violation of the site, Terms and Conditions of Use or of our rights or the rights of any third party; (2) to respond to judicial process and provide information to law enforcement agencies or in connection with an investigation on matters related to public safety, as permitted by law, or otherwise as required by law; and (3) in the event that our company or substantially all of its assets are acquired, your personal information may be one of the transferred assets. We may also disclose your personal information with your express consent. We may share aggregate, non-personally identifiable information about site users with third parties.

Please note that any personal information that you voluntarily submit for posting to the site (such as to a blog) becomes publicly available and can be collected and used by others.

Access to Your Personal Information

You may access your personal information by signing into your account. From there, you can correct or modify your information.

Security

We have taken certain physical, electronic, contractual, and managerial steps to safeguard and secure the information we collect from site visitors. We have installed encryption software conforming to the Secure Socket Layers (SSL) protocol to safeguard all of the information you send to us. All information is stored on servers in a secure location. It is important for you to protect against unauthorized access to your password and to your computer. If your password is compromised, notify rtsupport@parispresentssupport.com at once.

Precaution Warning

Please note that no data transmission over the Internet is 100% secure. As a result, we cannot guarantee the security of the information that you transmit via our online services.

Children

We do not direct the site to, nor do we knowingly collect any personal information from, children under the age of thirteen (13).

Third Party Websites

The site may contain links to third-party websites, which may have privacy policies that differ from our own. We are not responsible for the activities and practices that take place on these sites. Accordingly, we recommend that you review the privacy policy posted on any site that you may access through this site.

Notice

realtechniques.com may deliver notice to you by means of an e-mail, a general notice on the site, or by other reliable method to the address you have provided to realtechniques.com.

Miscellaneous

Your use of this site shall be governed in all respects by the laws of the State of Illinois, U.S.A., without regard to its choice of law provisions, and not by the 1980 U.N. Convention on contracts for the international sale of goods. If you have a dispute with this Privacy Policy, you agree that jurisdiction over and venue in any legal proceeding directly or indirectly arising out of or relating to this site (including but not limited to the purchase of realtechniques.com products) shall be in the state or federal courts located in Lake County, Illinois. Any cause of action or claim you may have with respect to the site (including but not limited to the purchase of realtechniques.com products) must be commenced within one (1) year after the claim or cause of action arises. realtechniques.com's failure to insist upon or enforce strict performance of any provision of this Privacy Policy or the Terms and Conditions of Use shall not be construed as a waiver of any provision or right.

Changes to This Privacy Policy

We may change this Privacy Policy from time to time. If we make any changes, we will post the change(s) on our website. If we change the Privacy Policy in a material way, we will provide appropriate online notice to you. Any changes will only apply to information collected after the change is posted.

Your California Privacy Rights

California law permits our customers who are California residents to request certain information about our disclosure of personal information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes during the preceding calendar year. This request is free and may be made once a year. To make such a request, please write to us at the following address:

3800 Swanson Court, Gurnee, IL 60031 Attn: Real Techniques Customer Support

Contact Us

If you have questions or concerns about this Privacy Policy, contact us at rtsupport@parispresentssupport.com