Privacy & Cookies
All orders placed on the Opal Gems site are handled and transacted through third party dedicated gateways to guarantee your protection. We are also PCI compliant so do not store any payment information, or disclose your personal details to third parties. All card information is handled over SSL encryption. Note the small locked padlock icon that will appear in a corner of your browser during the checkout process.
Cookies in detail:
‘Strictly necessary’ cookies
The Opal Gems website powered by Create is innovative in that it does not set these cookies at all.
This website sets performance cookies. These cookies collect information about how visitors use a website, for instance which pages visitors go to most often, and if they get error messages from web pages. These cookies don’t collect information that identifies a visitor. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. It is only used to improve how a website works.
Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us. You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.
Links to other websites
Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.