Privacy Policy & Online Security

This privacy policy discloses the privacy practices for ripplefarm.com.au This privacy policy applies solely to information collected by this website. It will notify you of the following:

  1. What personally identifiable information is collected from you through the website, how it is used and with whom it may be shared.
  2. What choices are available to you regarding the use of your data.
  3. The security procedures in place to protect the misuse of your information.
  4. How you can correct any inaccuracies in the information

Ripple Farm Beekeeping Supplies will collect information necessary to complete your order. This will include your address, your email address and the details of your credit card.

We may also receive data such as your computer’s IP address, your browser type and the URL of the site that referred you to us. This helps us to avoid hacking attempts and allows us to identify where our customers come from so we know whether our marketing efforts are working.

We keep all customer information entirely private and will never pass it on to anyone. If you provide us with your credit card information, the information is encrypted using secure socket layer technology (SSL) and stored with a AES-256 encryption.  Although no method of transmission over the Internet or electronic storage is 100% secure, we follow all PCI-DSS requirements and implement additional generally accepted industry standards.

We DO NOT store your credit card details, nor are your credit card details entered on our website, however, may use third party merchant gateways which add an interface layer to our site for collecting credit card information. In these instances, your credit card information may be stored by the third party merchant for future convenience.

Our store is hosted on the Unbranded Space managed WordPress / WooCommerce hosting service. WordPress / WooCommerce provide us with the online e-commerce platform that allows us to sell our products and services to you. Your data is stored through Unbranded Space’s hosted data storage, databases and the general WordPress application. They store your data on a secure server behind a firewall. Payment: If you choose a direct payment gateway to complete your purchase, then Stripe (stripe.com) stores your credit card data. It is encrypted through the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI-DSS). Your purchase transaction data is stored only as long as is necessary to complete your purchase transaction. After that is complete, your purchase transaction information is deleted. All direct payment gateways adhere to the standards set by PCI-DSS as managed by the PCI Security Standards Council, which is a joint effort of brands like Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover. PCI-DSS requirements help to ensure the secure handling of credit card information by our store and its service providers.

We will keep in touch with you via email to let you know of any specials and promotions that may interest you. Please let us know if you do not wish to receive this communication from us.

Ripple Farm Beekeeping Supplies website uses cookies to facilitate your use of the website, distinguish you from other users, offer you a better user experience and identify problems in order to improve our website. Should you give your consent, we will use cookies that enable us to gather more information on your preferences and tailor our website to your individual interests.

We also use cookies to help us understand how you use our website and to make advertising more engaging to our users and more valuable to publishers and advertisers.

If you interact with the content of our Website, third-party cookies may also be installed (for example, by clicking on social media buttons or viewing videos housed on other sites). They are established by a domain different than our website and are subject to the relevant websites’ policies. We cannot access the data stored in cookies of other websites when you browse these other websites.

Your Consent

When you first visit our website, browsing and remaining on our website will imply that you agree to our use of cookies as explained in this Cookies Policy.

You can decide to withdraw your consent at any time by deleting the cookies on your computer (or mobile device) using the settings and configuration of your Internet browser.

Disabling and Blocking Cookies

Our system will automatically create cookies when you visit our website. Almost all browsers allow you to be alerted to the presence of cookies or block them automatically.

If you block cookies, you can continue to use our website, although some services may be limited and you may not experience the full functionality of our website.

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