Data protection law in the UK and EU changed on 25th May 2018. These notes set out your rights as a customer of Mountain Images or as a visitor to this website under the new law.
‘Mountain Images’ is totally committed to the protection of your privacy during your visit to this website, and recognises its responsibility to keep the information that you provide confidential at all times.
‘Mountain Images’ is a business operated by Ian Evans registered at Tigh nam Beithe, Glendale Park, Invermoriston, Highland, IV63 7AB, Scotland. Any information that you provide to this business for the purpose of placing an order will never be disclosed outside of the business.
What personal information do Mountain Images gather from you ?
‘Mountain Images’ gathers only such information as is required to process an order that is placed through this website. That extends only as far as the name and the address of the customer and, if provided by the customer during the check-out process, how and by what means this website was identified and accessed. We do not gather financial information by way of bank or credit card details which are handled separately through a third party namely the PayPal Secure Payments Gateway.
What is done with information that is gathered ?
The information that you give is used strictly and solely for the purposes of handling orders, delivering products and services that you have ordered, processing payments, and communicating with you about such orders, products and services. The information you provide is NEVER disclosed to third parties and is never used for mailshots nor any other unwanted or unrequested marketing operation. Any financial information that may be held briefly during the process of order fulfillment is handled with strict security and confidentiality and is responsibly destroyed as soon as it is no longer required.
A cookie is information that a website stores on your computer so that it can remember something about you at a later time. Cookies are commonly used on the Internet and do not harm your system. Cookies used do not include any information that others could read and understand about you, and are used primarily to improve the use of this site and for your own browsing convenience.
The security of this website is given the highest priority.
‘Mountain Images’ operate a fully secure website, confirmed by the padlock icon which appears adjacent to the URL in the browser address bar.
All communication of any kind with this website, and all customer financial transactions, are carried out through a fully secure system in conjunction with ‘Woocommerce’, a market leader in shopping cart and internet marketing systems.
All of the data transmissions to and from the Mountain Images’ website and to and from the online database of the Mountain Images/Woocommerce shopping cart system is encrypted using Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) encryption. All financial transactions are processed through PayPal Secure Payments Gateway, market leaders in internet payment solutions. An additional level of security at the website; 3-D Secure is offered to customers who have registered for this service using “Verified by Visa” and “MasterCard Secure Code” protocols.