At The Simple Stores, while we love home furnishings and love helping our customers have the best online shopping experience, we take nothing more seriously than our customer's privacy and security. Below we have outlined how we maintain customer privacy and security. In addition, we provide our Terms & Conditions for using our website. Should you ever have questions about your security or site terms, please do not hesitate to contact us. We are always happy to assist.
What information do we collect? We collect information from you when you register on our site or place an order. Any data we request that is not required will be specified as voluntary or optional. When ordering or registering on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your: name, e-mail address, mailing address, phone number or credit card information. You may, however, visit our site anonymously.
What do we use your information for? Any of the information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways: To personalize your experience (your information helps us to better respond to your individual needs) To improve customer service (your information helps us to more effectively respond to your customer service requests and support needs) To process transactions Your information, whether public or private, will not be sold, exchanged, transferred, or given to any other company for any reason whatsoever, without your consent, other than for the express purpose of delivering the purchased product or service requested by the customer. To send periodic emails The email address you provide for order processing, may be used to send you information and updates pertaining to your order or request, in addition to receiving occasional company news, updates, promotions, related product or service information, etc.
How do we protect your information? We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you submit a request, place an order or access your personal information. These security measures include: password protected directories and databases to safeguard your information, SSL (Secure Sockets Layered) technology to ensure that your information is fully encrypted and sent across the Internet securely or PCI Scanning to actively protect our servers from hackers and other vulnerabilities. We offer the use of a secure server. All supplied sensitive/credit information is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology and then encrypted into our Database to be only accessed by those authorized with special access rights to our systems, and are required to keep the information confidential. After a transaction, your private information (credit cards, social security numbers, financials, etc.) will not be stored on our servers.
Use of this Web Site
The Simple Stores, Inc. authorizes you to view this Site and to download or print portions of the materials on this Site, including text, graphics, images and other content (collectively, the "Site Materials"), solely for your personal, noncommercial use.
Unauthorized use of this Site or the Site Materials may violate copyright, trademark and other laws. You must retain all copyright and other proprietary notices contained in the original Site Materials on any copy you make of the Site Materials. Unless otherwise expressly set forth in a written agreement between you and The Simple Stores, Inc., you may not sell or modify the Site Materials or reproduce, display, publicly perform, distribute or otherwise use the Site Materials other than for your personal, noncommercial use.
Links to other Sites
This Site provides links to other web sites (such as online shopping services, loyalty programs and affinity programs), operated by third party service providers ("Service Providers"), either alone or in conjunction with The Simple Stores, Inc.. Web sites operated by such Service Providers may be governed by separate terms and conditions. You should refer to those terms and conditions when visiting those web sites. Your dealings with, or participation in promotions of Service Providers, and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings, are exclusively between you and such Service Providers and do not involve in any way The Simple Stores.
Pricing or Typographical Errors
While The Simple Stores endeavors to provide accurate product and pricing information, pricing or typographical errors may occur. Any such errors may occur on this Site, in advertisements placed on this Site or in circulars linked to this Site. In the event that an item is listed at an incorrect price or with incorrect information due to an error in pricing or product information, The Simple Stores shall have the right, at its sole discretion, to refuse orders placed for that item. Prices and availability are subject to change without notice.
As a condition to your use of this Site, you agree that you will not take any action intended to: access data that is not intended for you; invade the privacy of, obtain the identity of, or obtain any personal information about any The Simple Stores customer or user of this Site; probe, scan or test the vulnerability of this Site or the The Simple Stores network or breach security or authentication measures without proper authorization; attempt to interfere with service to any user, host or network or otherwise attempt to disrupt our business, including, without limitation, via means of submitting a virus to this Site, overloading, "flooding," "spamming," "mailbombing" or "crashing"; or send unsolicited mail, including promotions and/or advertising of products and services.
Violations of system or network security may result in civil or criminal liability. The Simple Stores reserves the right to investigate occurrences that may involve such violations and may involve, and cooperate with, law enforcement authorities in prosecuting users who are involved in such violations. You agree not to use any device, software or routine to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of this Site or any activity being conducted on this Site. You agree, further, not to use or attempt to use any engine, software, tool, agent or other device or mechanism (including without limitation browsers, spiders, robots, avatars or intelligent agents) to navigate or search this Site other than the search engine and search agents available from The Simple Stores on only this Site and other than generally available third party web browsers.
Unless otherwise noted, all intellectual property rights (including copyrights, trademarks, and trade dress) in the Site Materials are owned, controlled or licensed by The Simple Stores and The Simple Stores, Inc. In addition, the compilation (meaning the collection, arrangement, and assembly) of all content on this Site is the exclusive property of The Simple Stores and is also protected by U.S. and international copyright laws. The Simple Stores and its suppliers and licensors expressly reserve all intellectual property rights in all of the Site Materials.
The names, marks and logos included on this Site and in the Site Materials are, unless otherwise noted, trademarks owned by or licensed to The Simple Stores. The use of these marks, except as provided in these Terms and Conditions, is prohibited. From time to time, The Simple Stores may use third party trademarks on this Site. Such trademarks shall remain the intellectual property of their respective third party owners, and The Simple Sgtores makes no claim to ownership of any such trademarks.
Disclaimer of Warranties THIS SITE AND THE SITE MATERIALS ARE PROVIDED TO YOU "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE." YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THIS SITE AND THE SITE MATERIALS IS AT YOUR OWN, SOLE RISK. The Simple Stores EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES AND/OR CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO ANY MATTER WHATSOEVER RELATING TO OR REFERENCED BY THIS SITE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.
The Simple Stores is not responsible for the accessibility or unavailability of services or web sites operated by Service Providers or for your interaction and dealings with them. You further agree that should you use or rely on such content, data, advertisements, goods or services available from, or through any such Service Provider, The Simple Stores is not responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with such use or reliance.
Limitations of Liability IN NO EVENT WILL The Simple Stores, ITS PARENTS, SUBSIDIARIES OR AFFILIATES, OR ANY OF THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, SUCCESSORS, SUBSIDIARIES, DISTRIBUTORS, AFFILIATES OR THIRD PARTIES PROVIDING INFORMATION ON THIS SITE BE LIABLE TO YOU OR TO ANY THIRD PARTY FOR ANY LOST DATA, LOST PROFITS, INTERRUPTION OF BUSINESS, OR SPECIAL, INDIRECT, DIRECT, INCIDENTAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND ARISING OUT OF THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE THIS SITE OR THE SITE MATERIALS, WHETHER ARISING IN TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), CONTRACT, OR ANY OTHER CAUSE OF ACTION, AND EVEN IF The Simple Stores HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OR SHOULD HAVE KNOWN OF SUCH LOSS OR DAMAGE. IN JURISDICTIONS WHICH DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, SUCH LIABILITY IS LIMITED TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. Simple Guides and Other Information Some information included on this Site or in the Site Materials is provided for educational purposes only. The Simple Guides and other information are intended to help you browse our Site and learn about our products. While we endeavor to be as accurate as possible, The Simple Sgtores is not responsible for errors in the body of these guides. Some of this content comes from third parties. While we believe these third party providers to be reliable sources of information, we do not vouch for the accuracy of any such information.
This Site is located in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. These Terms and Conditions and the relationship between you and The Simple Stores shall be governed by the laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts without regard to its conflicts of law provisions. The Simple Stores makes no representation that the information in the Site is appropriate or available for use in other locations, and access to the Site from jurisdictions where the content of the Site may be illegal is prohibited. Those who choose to access the Site from other locations do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws.
Any failure by The Simple Stores to exercise any rights or enforce any of these Terms and Conditions shall not constitute a waiver of such rights or terms. If any provision of these Terms and Conditions or their application in a particular circumstance is held to be invalid or unenforceable to any extent, the remainder of these Terms and Conditions, or the application of such provision in other circumstances, shall not be affected thereby, and each provision hereof shall be valid and enforced to the fullest extent permitted by law.
This Agreement represents the complete agreement between you and The Simple Stores with respect to the subject matter hereof.
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