Privacy & Security

Black Onyx World  is committed to protecting your privacy online.

Visitors to Black Onyx World’s website are not required to provide personal information. If you request information or forms from us we ask for information such as your name, address, e-­mail address, district, school, and title. Any information collected from you for such purposes is voluntary.For each visitor to our Web site, our Web server records only the consumer's domain name, but not the E-mail address. We also collect aggregate information on what pages consumers visit. This information is used to improve the content of our Web site. Shopping cart contents are anonymous until an actual order is placed.

Black Onyx World is required to collect personal information about you when you register on our website. We need information such as your name, address, e-­mail address, district/school and credit card information in order to fulfill certain online transactions. Black Onyx World may also use that information to contact you about other information, services or products related to the your purchase in which you might be interested. Only you can make changes to your personal information. If you would like to correct any information that has been inaccurately provided to us or that has changed, or to delete your name and other personal information please select the "Contact Us" button of the appropriate Black Onyx World page and send us clear instructions to that effect. We collect the E-mail addresses of those who communicate with us via E-mail, place orders via our website, or who provide us with E-mail addresses in any other communications. We do not sell, rent, or loan customer E-mail addresses to any other party. Your E-mail address will be used to send your order and shipping confirmations, and for relevant correspondence regarding your order. We may also send you occasional E-mail notices relating to our products or services. If you do not want to receive E-mail from us in the future, please let us know by sending E-mail to us at customerservice@blackonyxworld.com  or calling customer support 239-243-0558



Upon registration, you will be provided with your logon information with which you can access your profile and/or community sites. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your personal logon information, and are fully responsible for all activities that occur with respect to your personal logon information. You agree to immediately notify Black Onyx World of any unauthorized use of your personal logon information. When children under the age of 13 attempt to register with Black Onyx World, we ask for a parent or guardian to provide consent before we collect any registration information. Children should always ask a parent for permission before sending personal information to anyone online. Any privacy policy changes will be posted here. Questions regarding Black Onyx World  privacy statement can be directed to us at customerservice@blackonyxworld.com

Cookies are small bits of text that your Web browser software stores on your computer when you visit some web sites. Black Onyx World may use cookies to help make it easier for you to use our site. For example, we may use a cookie to retrieve your Black Onyx World shopping cart contents on a return visit. This cookie contains absolutely no personal information about you. The cookie file is merely a text file, and the cookie we may add is nothing but a line of text. We have taken many steps to ensure the security of your transaction. The data you send is strongly encrypted, using 128 bit SSL technology, the industry standard security protocol that Black Onyx World uses to communicate with secure browsers like Netscape, Firefox and Internet Explorer. You can confirm that you are in a secure area by looking for the closed padlock symbol on your browser.

When you provide us with credit card information in order to complete a purchase transaction or for verification purposes, we transmit that credit card number in an encrypted format. We use industry-­standard, SSL (secure socket layer) encryption. However, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure and so we can't ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us, and you do so at your own risk.

 

Because our online services are offered in conjunction with the services of other companies such as network broadband providers, virus protection, and other services necessary to run the business. Black Onyx World will be sharing your information with those companies. We share the following information: Name, address, phone, school/district, and/or email to properly service you and/or reach you in event of issues. See Terms of Service -­ Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service -­ Sale or Distribution of Information. If Black Onyx World believes that you are violating Black Onyx World Terms of Service or are causing injury through interference or otherwise, Black Onyx World will disclose personal information necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action, or when Black Onyx World is legally required to disclose such information.Black Onyx World website does contain links to other websites that may collect personal information about you, and we have no control over the privacy issues of those websites. You must contact such websites for their own privacy policies, if any. See Terms of Service regarding this.