Terms and Conditions

Privacy Policy and Information Sharing

The information we collect from you directly and via this Website is used to promote products and services and to manage our Website and services.  If the need arises, we may use your contact information to resolve an issue; however, we do not engage in telephone solicitations.  Only Casa de Montecristo (CdM) and those acting under our authority to improve our Website, optimize your shopping experience and promote our products or issues related to our company will have access to customers’ data and are contractually obligated to maintain the confidentiality of the information and to use it only for purposes of carrying out our business.  We may share customer data with our affiliates who market tobacco products. If you do not want CdM to share your data with its affiliates, you may ask to have your name and information removed from our marketing mailing list by calling ( or writing directly to us at Casa de Montecristo 5900 N Andrews Ave #1100 Fort Lauderdale, FL, 33309 United States. We act promptly on all such requests.    Notwithstanding the above policies, CdM reserves the right to disclose customer data to third parties as appropriate or if we are required to do so by law or we believe that such action is necessary:

  • To comply with legal process such as a search warrant, subpoena or court order, or if requested by regulatory agencies with authority over the tobacco industry such as the Food and Drug Administration;
  • To protect our or an affiliated company’s rights and property;
  • To investigate reports of fraud, including credit card fraud, or of users sending material using a false e-mail address or users sending harassing, threatening, or abusive messages;
  • To protect against misuse or unauthorized use of our Website; or during emergencies, such as when we believe someone’s physical safety is at risk.

Please note that CdM reserves the right to change this Privacy Policy at any time without notice.  Please note that this Website may contain links to other Internet websites. Whenever you travel to another website you should review its privacy policy. CdM is not responsible for the contents or privacy practices of third-party websites.

 

We use Google Analytics Demographics and Interest Reporting which collects information such as gender, age and interests. In order to do so, we utilize cookies to track our visitors via Google’s Analtyics service. The cookies that Google Analytics uses are named: _utma, _utmb, utmc, _utmz.

Please see Google’s Analytics privacy overview.

Google Analytics is a free service offered by Google that generates detailed statistics about the visitors to a website. You can opt out by going to the Google website.

Google Analytics uses persistent cookies in conjunction with its own Google code to track data.

Google code: The Google code is called a “page tag”, referred to as the Google Analytics Tracking Code (GATC). It is a hidden snippet of JavaScript code that we add to each page of the site. The Google Analytics’ code is incorporated into each page of our site’s code so that our Website serves the cookies, but Google has access to the cookies.

Google cookies: The Google cookies do not collect any personally identifiable information and are only used for the statistical collection of data such as visits and page hits. They store IP addresses but we cannot link those addresses to any individual or path through the Website.

Google uses the cookies with its code to read information and evaluate visitors’ use of the Website in the form of statistical reports that we can access.

Google Analytics’ terms of service require us to reproduce the following wording in this policy:

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookie”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

If at any time you no longer wish to receive emails or wish to have your account terminated, please let us know. Please include as much info as possible with your request such as your name, account login name, address, and telephone number. Upon the receipt of your request we will promptly delete you from our systems.