CARAT* collects personal information in several ways when you place an order, subscribe to our newsletter and register to our services offered. By registering, you are consenting to the collection of your personal data. If an order is placed with us, we need to hold your personal information including your name, email address, contact numbers, shipping and billing address so we can process and fulfill your order.
We may also obtain additional information as a result of authentication or identity checks. These details allow us to process your order.
We use Secure Socket Layering ( SSL), the latest industry-standard encryption technology that ensures safe internet transmission of your personal information. In addition, we will take reasonable steps to ensure that third party business partners' to whom we transfer any data will provide sufficient protection of that personal information.
In certain circumstances, we may share your personal information with trusted partners.
We use trusted third- party service providers to perform certain services on our behalf, including: shipping, payment processing, data storage/management, web hosting, web analytics, shipping and marketing. These service providers only receive personal information if such information is needed to perform their function(s), and they are not authorized to use any personal information for any other purpose(s) other than the purpose(s) set forth by CARAT*.
Compliance with Law and Fraud Protection
We may, and you authorize us to use and disclose any information, including personal information: (1) we deem necessary, in our sole discretion, to comply with any applicable law, regulation, legal process, or governmental request; (2) in order to investigate, prevent or take action regarding illegal activites, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any personal or as otherwise required by law; (3) to other companies and organizations for credit fraud protection and risk reduction ; and (4) to enforce any agreement we have with you.