Privacy Policy

Privacy:
Our web server automatically recognizes the visitor's domain name (not the e-mail address) and records the visitor's browser and platform type (e.g., Firefox on a Microsoft platform).

We use browser cookies to record the visitor's session information such as shopping selections and user-specific information on the pages the visitor selects for viewing. When a visitor gives us their e-mail address, or sends us e-mail correspondence, we retain their e-mail address. We will not share our e-mail lists with any third parties for marketing purposes. We use e-mail addresses to communicate with you regarding your orders and other matters regarding transactions.  We do not sell your name or email address to other companies, nor will we send you any emails for marketing purposes.

We retain information provided by our customers, such as registration information, transaction information and contact information.  Our customers also has the ability to correct inaccuracies in contact information.

Silver and Pewter Gifts does not have arrangements with any ad server companies for this Web site.


Security:
To provide credit card security and keep your personal information safe, we use Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) technology which is the most widely used data encryption coding system for secure e-commerce transactions. All customer information is encrypted (scrambled) prior to being sent over the Internet to our secure payment gateway system. Our web hosting and store front software is certified as PCI DSS compliant as required by the payment card industry. Your payment information is safe and inaccessible to other Internet users. If your browser doesn't accept the SSL technology, transactions will not be permitted. To confirm that your connection is secure, look for a locked padlock icon or solid key icon at the bottom of your browser window. The letters "https" (rather than "http") located in the URL address window at the top of your browser also indicates that you are using a secure browser.

If at any time you are uncertain about the security of our site and would like to place an order over the telephone please call 800-791-3878 and a customer service representative will be happy to help you. Our office hours are 8-5 EST Monday through Thursday and 8-4 EST on Fridays.


List of cookies we collect:

The table below lists the cookies we collect and what information they store.

COOKIE nameCOOKIE Description
CART The association with your shopping cart.
CATEGORY_INFO Stores the category info on the page, that allows to display pages more quickly.
COMPARE The items that you have in the Compare Products list.
CURRENCY Your preferred currency
CUSTOMER An encrypted version of your customer id with the store.
CUSTOMER_AUTH An indicator if you are currently logged into the store.
CUSTOMER_INFO An encrypted version of the customer group you belong to.
CUSTOMER_SEGMENT_IDS Stores the Customer Segment ID
EXTERNAL_NO_CACHE A flag, which indicates whether caching is disabled or not.
FRONTEND You sesssion ID on the server.
GUEST-VIEW Allows guests to edit their orders.
LAST_CATEGORY The last category you visited.
LAST_PRODUCT The most recent product you have viewed.
NEWMESSAGE Indicates whether a new message has been received.
NO_CACHE Indicates whether it is allowed to use cache.
PERSISTENT_SHOPPING_CART A link to information about your cart and viewing history if you have asked the site.
POLL The ID of any polls you have recently voted in.
POLLN Information on what polls you have voted on.
RECENTLYCOMPARED The items that you have recently compared.
STF Information on products you have emailed to friends.
STORE The store view or language you have selected.
USER_ALLOWED_SAVE_COOKIE Indicates whether a customer allowed to use cookies.
VIEWED_PRODUCT_IDS The products that you have recently viewed.
WISHLIST An encrypted list of products added to your Wishlist.
WISHLIST_CNT The number of items in your Wishlist.