Privacy Policy

Worthwhat Privacy Policy

This privacy policy explains how Worthwhat, also referred to as “we”, collects and uses and processes ‘Personally Identifiable Information’ (PII) from you, the end user (also referred to as “you” or the “user”. Personally identifiable information, as described in US privacy law and for purposes of information security, is information that can be used either with other information or on its own to locate, contact or identify a single person, or to identify an individual in context. Please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use carefully to get a clear understanding of how we handle and proccess your PII in accordance with our website and services. If you don’t agree to be bound by this Privacy Policy and our Terms of Use, please immediately stop your use of the Worthwhat website and services.

Please be informed that we may amend this Privacy Policy and the Terms of Use at any time and sometimes by posting such modifications or changes on the worthwhat website. We have no obligation to notify you of such changes other than either emailing our users or posting such modifications on the website, except that worthwhat will seek additional consents or provide additional notice/s to the extent required by applicable law. For example, if we ever planned to use or collect PII outside of the scope of what is anticipated by this privacy policy, we will give you advance notice of such changes and ask for a new consent from you and give you the option to opt out of these features. You can see when this Privacy Policy was last revised or updated by referring to the “Last Updated” legend at the bottom of this page.

When do we collect information?

We collect information from you when you register on our site or make a purchase.

What personal information do we collect from the users that visit our website?

When ordering or registering an account on our site, as appropriate, you will be asked to enter your name, email address, street address or postcode, telephone or mobile number, credit card information or other details to help make purchaes and to help you with your experience.

How do we use your information?

We may use the information we collect from you when you register or make a purchase in the following ways:
To improve our website in order to give our visitors a better user experience
To send emails periodically regarding your order/s or other products, updates and services.

How do we protect your information?

Your personal information is contained behind secured networks and can only be accessed by a limited number of persons who have access rights to such systems, and anyone with access is required to keep the information confidential. In addition, all payment transactions are processed through a gateway provider (Stripe) and are not processed or stored on our servers.

To maintain the safety of your personal information, we implement a variety of security measures when a user makes a purchase, submits, enters, or accesses their information.

Do we use ‘cookies’?

Yes we do. Cookies are small sets of data that a site stores on your computer’s hard drive through your browser (if you allow them to) that enable the service provider’s or website’s systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information. We use cookies to help us build aggregate data about site interaction and site traffic so we can offer better site experiences and tools in the future.

We use cookies to:

Help remember and process the items a user purchases.
Save and understand a user’s preferences for their future visits.
We use cookies to help us build aggregate data about site interaction and site traffic so we can offer better site experiences and tools in the future.

You can choose to turn off all cookies or you can choose an the to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent. This is done through your browser settings. Since browser can be a little different, look at your browser’s Help Menu to learn the correct way or ways to modify your cookies.

If you turn cookies off, Some of the features that can make your experience on the site more efficient may not function properly or as well.

Your Individual Rights And Choices

All users of the Worthwhat website may modify or update their Personally Identifiable Information previously submitted to us at any time by emailing us at antiquesandstuff@protonmail.com. If you discontinue your account and ask that we stop using your PII, we will take the reasonable steps to honor your request. However, we may retain records of your PII for record-keeping integrity, prevention of fraud, enforce our Terms of Use, or as needed in order to comply with applicable law.

If you reside in the European Union, you may have additional rights of privacy, including the right of rectification, the right not to consent or to withdraw consent, the right of access the right of erasure, the right to restrict processing and the right to object to processing.

Third-party disclosure

We do not sell or trade or otherwise transfer your Personally Identifiable Information to outside parties, if we were to do this we would provide users with advanced notice. This doesn’t include website hosting platforms and other parties who assist us in helping operate our website, serve our users, conducting our business, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release certain information only when its release is appropriate to enforce our site policies, comply with the law or protect ours or others’ rights, property or safety.

According to the applicable law, we agree to the following

Users can visit our site anonymously.We will add a link to this privacy policy on our home page or as a minimum, on the first significant page upon entering our website.
The word ‘privacy’ is included in Our Privacy Policy link and can be found easily on the page specified above.

We will notify you of any Privacy Policy changes on our Privacy Policy Page

You can change your personal information by emailing us or when you are logged into your account

We do not specifically market to children under the age of 13 years old.
The Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act, COPPA, puts parents in control when it comes to the collection of personal information from children under the age of 13 years of age.

Fair Information Practices

The backbone of privacy law in the United States are formed by The Fair Information Practices Principles and the concepts that they include have played a significant role in the development of data protection laws around the world. Understanding how the Fair Information Practice Principles should be implemented is critical to comply with the various privacy laws that protect personal information.

In order for us to be in line with Fair Information Practices we shall take the following responsive action, should a data breach occur:

You will be notified via email by us within 1 business day

And we agree to the Individual Redress Principle which requires that individuals/users have the right to legally pursue enforceable rights against data processors and collectors who fail to adhere to the law. This principle not only requires that individuals have rights that are enfrceable against data users, but also requires that individuals have recourse to courts or government agencies to investigate and or prosecute non-compliance by data processors.

The CAN SPAM Act

The CAN-SPAM Act is a law that establishes requirements for commercial messages, sets the rules for commercial email,it also gives recipients the right to have emails stopped from being sent to them and can give out tough penalties for violations.

We collect your email address in order to

Process payments/orders and send any neccessary updates in the services or website, send you any additinal information about changes to our terms of use or privacy policy unless we put a notice on the worthwhat website, market to our user mailing list or continue to send emails to our users.

We agree to the following to be in accordance with CANSPAM:

Include the physical address of our site headquarters or business in the email
Not use misleading or false subjects or email addresses.
Identify the message (if appropriate) as an advertisement in some reasonable way
Monitor third-party email marketing services (if one is used) for compliance with CANSPAM.
Allowing users to unsubscribe/opt-out by using the link at the bottom of each email.
Honor unsubscribe/opt-out requests timely.

Any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving our emails, you can email us at: antiquesandstuff@protonmail.com

Contact Us

You may cntact us using the information below should you have any questions regarding this privacy policy

www.worthwhat.com
antiquesandstuff@protonmail.com
Unit 5
Derwenthaugh Marina
NE21 5LL
Gateshead
UK