Privacy Policy:

Holsted Jewelers protects your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. Holsted Jewelers secures the personal information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number or personal data) is transmitted to other websites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.

How We Use Your Information:
Holsted Marketing Inc. uses personal information that you provide to us to help provide you with the products, services and information that you have requested from us and to respond to your inquiries or applications. The information we collect allows us to customize the layout of our sites and promotional materials for you.  We also use your contact information to notify you about new features or promotional opportunities on our websites, contact you with special offers of interest, surveys and contests, and to customize your experience with us.

We may provide information to certain trusted marketing services partners for analytical purposes to help us better provide you with products and offers that are best suited to your interest.  We also provide information to assist third parties who intend to market products and services to you directly. These companies are obligated to protect the information they receive.  Specific transactional or credit card information is never shared in these cases.

We retain your personal information for as long as is necessary to fulfill the purposes for which we collected it, to satisfy our legal obligations and to protect our legitimate interests. We may also aggregate your information with other information which is no longer identified as your information. We use this information in order to understand trends and to evaluate the effectiveness of our business. We may retain aggregated and related information indefinitely.

Marketing Email Communications:

In several areas on our site, you have the option to join our email list and receive information about our products and promotions. Also, when you provide us with your email address upon registering online or by updating your account, placing an order, participating in a sweepstakes or contest, you will automatically be added to our email list and receive marketing or promotional information from us. If you do not wish to receive marketing emails, you may opt out by clicking on the unsubscribe link found on all Holsted Jewelers marketing emails, or you may email customer service at cs@holstedjewelers.com with the following: The phrase "email unsusbcribe" in the subject line Your email address.

Cookie Technology:

We use cookie technology to estimate our customers' preferences and traffic patterns. Using cookie technology is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information. It simply allows us to track and target the interests of our users in aggregate form, analyzing popular areas of the site and product-related visits to enable us to enhance your future shopping at holstedjewelers.com.

Security:

Holsted Jewelers is committed to protecting our customers' personal information. We do this by using industry-standard encryption and password protection technologies. Ordering online at Holsted Jewelers is as secure as ordering via a catalog or using a credit card at your favorite store. We use a combination of security technologies and procedures to help protect your personal information. At Holsted Jewelers, we use SSL (Secure Socket Layering) to protect your information as it travels over the Internet. All of our customer data is stored on secure servers.