Privacy Policy & Terms of Service

Last updated: 5/25/2018

Caravan Beads, Inc. is committed to protecting your privacy when you use our website at This privacy policy discloses the gathering, use, and storage practices of our website. We do not share your personal Information with advertisers or any external party. All of our emails, web design, and communications with customers are done in-house by our trustworthy staff. Your use of our website constitutes your agreement to this privacy policy and our Terms of Service.

Caravan Beads may collect information about you when you register with our site, purchase products from our site, or otherwise provide information directly to us.

  • Name, email address, postal address, telephone number
  • Username and password
  • Payment information (e.g., credit card information)

We use cookies and other technologies to collect information about our customers in general when you visit our website or view our online advertisements. The following are examples of information we may collect with these technologies:

  • Your browser type, operating system, and IP address
  • General advertising and usage analytics
  • Web pages you view & links you click
  • Caravan Beads emails you open

If you do not wish to have cookies placed on your computer, you should set your browser to refuse cookies, which may cause the site and shopping cart to not function properly. This may prevent you from making purchases, and participating in sales and promotions. Caravan Beads’ payment-processing services provider may also collect personal information, including credit, debit, or other billing information.

Caravan Beads does not sell, trade, or share your personal information with others. Caravan Beads may use personal information to manage user accounts; process transactions; provide customer service; send users newsletters or RSS feeds that you have signed up for; send transaction confirmations; keep our website safe and secure; and notify you about changes to our products or services. On rare occasions it is necessary to send out an important announcement. Users cannot opt-out of this type of messages, though they can deactivate their account.

We will only use your personal information in the ways we specified when it was collected. We may disclose personal information to employees, payment processors, data storage providers, hosting of our website, marketing of our products and services, and performing web analytics. If you use our social networking function to post information to Facebook, Twitter or another social networking site, anyone who has access to your information through that other site will be able to see your information.

Caravan Beads takes every reasonable precaution to protect your information. When users submit sensitive information via the website, that information is protected both online and in our office. We provide the use of a secure server, which is compliant with the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI). The secure socket layer (SSL) protocol encrypts the information you input before it is sent to the web server. We then retrieve all orders using an encrypted connection, ensuring the safety of your personal and credit card information.

Technical safeguards are in place to minimize the disclosure of sensitive and private user information. We also limit staff access and their ability to enter or view information in the website. No data transmission over the Internet and no data storage can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. Therefore, while we strive to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its security. You are responsible for keeping your username and password secret.

When you use our website, we provide you with access to your personal information so you can correct this data if it is inaccurate or to delete such data at your request. We allow users to update their personal information on our website. Alternately, users can send an email to and request updates or changes to personal information.

When you receive our email newsletters, you may stop receiving them by following the "unsubscribe" instructions provided in the e-mail you receive, or by contacting us directly. If you have any questions or concerns regarding this Privacy Policy, to request access to your personal information in our records, or the correction of that information, or to opt out of receiving information as permitted under this Privacy Policy, please contact us at:

Caravan Beads
915 Forest Ave, Portland, ME 04103
Phone: 1-800-230-8941