Privacy Policy

I am committed to protecting your personal information and your right to privacy. I wholly represent Savage Classical Guitar, where I take all of this most seriously.  If you have any questions or concerns about our policy, or our practices with regards to your personal information, please contact me personally at rich at savageclassical dot com.

This Privacy Policy governs the privacy policies and practices of our Website, located at savageclassical.com. Please read our Privacy Policy carefully as it will help you make informed decisions about sharing your personal information with us.

We last updated our Privacy Policy on January 18, 2020.

I will state this categorically.  I do not use any of your information that you provide in any other way than to contact you, confirm appointment, and or satisfy an order that you may have placed with Savage Classical Guitar.  I take privacy issues seriously.  This is not legalese.  This is me telling you, I will not use, sell, provide or share your personal data with any person or corporation.

I specifically tell my clients to not give out their Credit Card information, to me or anyone else.  Use the website to maintain your privacy.  My Credit Card processors use high level encryption to protect your financial data, which is NOT shared with me.

As far as any personal information otherwise provided, it is used only to inform you of confirmation of your order, tracking information from various mail providers, and or to contact you with any issues specifically regarding your order, including fulfillment issues, mailing issues, etc.

In other plain words, I treat you the way I expect to be treated.  Discretion and privacy are important to me.  I take this issue seriously.  Please feel free to contact me using any of the provided methods if you have further questions.  OK, let the legalese below continue.  Best, Richard F Sayage

Information We Collect

As a Visitor, you can browse our Website to find out more about our Website. You are not required to provide us with any personal information as a Visitor.

We collect your personal information when you register with us (“User”), when you express an interest in obtaining information about us or our products and services, when you participate in activities on our Website Site (such as purchasing any of our products) or otherwise contacting us.

Generally, you control the amount and type of information you provide to us when using our Website. The personal information that we collect depends on the context of your interaction with us and the Website, the choices you make and the products and features you use. The personal information we collect can include the following:

  • Name, Email Address and Contact Data
  • Payment Information. If you choose to buy one of our Products, we collect payment information through our payment processor. All payment information is securely stored by our payment processor. We do NOT have access to your sensitive information, such as credit card number or security code.
  • Business Information. If you choose to purchase any of our products or services through our Website, we may ask specific information related to being able to satisfy your order, including name, phone numbers, email address and billing and/or shipping addresses.

Automatically Collected Information

When you use our Website, we automatically collect certain computer information by the interaction of your mobile phone or web browser with our Website. Such information is typically considered non-personal information, including IP Addresses. We also collect the following:

Cookies

Our Website uses “Cookies” to identify the areas of our Website that you have visited. A Cookie is a small piece of data stored on your computer or mobile device by your web browser. We use Cookies to facilitate the loading of the Content that you see on our Website. Most web browsers can be set to disable the use of Cookies. However, if you disable Cookies, you may not be able to access functionality on our Website correctly or at all. We never place Personally Identifiable Information in Cookies.

Third Party Tracking Tools

We may use third party tracking tools to improve the performance and features of our Website. These third party tracking tools are designed to collect only non-personal information about your use of our Website. However, you understand that such tools are created and managed by parties outside our control. As such, we are not responsible for what information is actually captured by such third parties or how such third parties use and protect that information.  Outside of the above language, I believe that I have removed all tracking tools from my site.  I am not an expert in website programming, thus I cannot always be certain, but I will state it again, I believe that I have removed all tracking tools, including Google tools, from my site.  I do not advertise on the web, I do not use Google Ads, or any other web provider ads of any kind.  This to protect you, my clientele, from any possible attack from the outside.

Log Information

We automatically receive information from your web browser or mobile device. This information includes the name of the website from which you entered our Website, if any, as well as the name of the website to which you’re headed when you leave our website. This information also includes the IP address of your computer/proxy server that you use to access the Internet, your Internet Website provider name, web browser type, type of mobile device, and computer operating system. We use all of this information to analyze trends among our Users to help improve our Website.

Summation

I believe that I have done everything in my power to protect you, your information from being distributed to outside agencies.  I have to state for the record that I or Savage Classical Guitar Ltd can not be held liable for any losses of any kind due to the utilization of our website.  Please be careful and only work with reliable sites, with credible and sustained encryption, as my website follows all the prescribed protocols.  Best, Richard F. Sayage