Projects Watches and Your Privacy
Projects Watches is dedicated to safeguarding your privacy online. We will only collect, store and use your personal information for specific purposes as outlined below in accordance with GDPR. We use your personal information to support and develop our connection with you. We will never share your personal data to 3rd parties unless required by law and your data is always protected. You may contact Projects Watches at any time with any privacy concerns and to see the personal data you have given us and request modification.
Personal data means any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person. This can include name, email address, address, and much more.
When you sign onto our website to purchase a watch, we ask for data such as your name, e-mail address, billing address, and contact details. Projects Watches keeps a record of this information for tax purposes and for ensuring we fulfill our contract with you.
The only personal information we hold is what customers provide to us when they place an order on our website, sign up for the newsletter. We share it with nobody, however it is stored on relevant systems such as cloud systems, Woocommerce, Mailchimp, which are GDPR compliant.
We keep a record of any orders you make from us, so we can help to deal with any inquiries or problems you may have in the future, and so we can ensure that any information that we send to you is appropriate. Personal data that we process for any purpose or purposes shall not be kept for longer than is necessary for that purpose or those purposes.
We may process information you submit to us when you contact us for the purposes of ensuring we answer your inquiries effectively.
How we use your personal data
All the data we gather via our website or through communication with you is used to operate and expand the service we offer you and to personalize our service. How we use your personal data is dependent on the legal basis for processing your data. We are dedicated to using your personal data only for:
- Processing your orders correctly
- Technical management of our website
- Reviewing our systems
- Providing you with information about the services we offer
- Letting you know about offers and news if you subscribe to our emails
Legal Basis for Processing Data
Projects Watches lawful basis for processing data are:
Consent – customers that consent to signing up for our newsletter
Legal Obligation – tax purposes
Contract – customers that place an order with Projects Watches
How we protect data
You recognize that the Internet is not a 100% secure platform for communication and, accordingly, we cannot guarantee the security of any data you send to us (or we send to you) via the Internet. We are not responsible for any damages which you, or others, may suffer as a result of the loss of confidentiality of such information.
We take every precaution to safeguard your information. All personal data stored by us is kept on a server in a secure environment.
The risks of a breach are minimal due to the precautions mentioned above being taken, and close monitoring is undertaken to ensure security systems are always up to date. Breaches will be identified, reported, managed, and resolved according to the ICO guidelines.
How you can help us protect your data
Please bear in mind that whenever you willingly divulge personal data online in non-protected situations – for example on message forums, through email, or in chat spaces – that data can be collected and used by others. In short, if you post personal data online that is accessible to the public, you may receive unsolicited communications from other parties in return. Also remember to close your browser window when you have finished using the computer. This is to ensure that others cannot access your personal data and communications. If you share a computer with someone else or are using a computer in a public place like a library or Internet café. We cannot confirm or warrant the security of any data you communicate to us, and you do so at your own risk. Once we receive your communication, we make our best effort to ensure its security on our systems.
By visiting this website with your browser settings adjusted to allow cookies, you are consenting to Projects Watches using cookies for the purposes described below to provide you with a fully efficient shopping experience.
Please note: to make full use of The Projects Watches website and to benefit from a selection of personalized features, your computer, tablet or mobile phone will need to be set up to accept cookies.
The data we collect through these cookies is solely to improving our website and your browsing experience – it is never used to identify you and we would never share or sell on this data.
What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small text file which is downloaded and stored on your computer or mobile device by websites that you visit.
Your browser accesses the cookie file only when you visit the website that produced it. This helps to ease your navigation by automatically logging you in and remembering things like your preferences and what’s in your shopping basket.
The information stored within any given cookie can only be accessed by the website that created it and cookies are limited to communicating only the information that you have disclosed to the site.
Sharing with social networks
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If you’re happy to receive marketing communications by email, you may sign up for our newsletter. This means you will receive regular marketing updates including freebies, special offers and industry news.
You may unsubscribe and have the right to be forgotten at any time. We will never spam you or sell your email address to 3rd parties. We usually email you 1-2 times per month, to let you know about any news or new releases we have.
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