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Privacy Policy

Payment Policy

When you confirm a reservation through our website, you have authorized STARS of Boston to collect and remit various fees and charges that will be due and owing by you in connection with your use of the the Accommodation, including, without limitation, the prepayment amount as set out in the Reservation Summary, Accommodation Fees, and all fees, charges and taxes payable with respect to your booking and use and occupancy of the Accommodation and use of any services provided. Upon receipt by you of the Confirmation of Booking, you will immediately be required to pay, and STARS of Boston will charge the debit or credit card that you have supplied, an amount equal to the prepayment amount required to be paid on confirmation of booking as shall be set out in the Reservation Summary (which may be the entire amount of the fees due and all taxes or other fees dues with respect to your Booking).

Privacy Policy

This privacy policy is meant to help you understand what information we collect, use, and how we protect your information.

If you have questions about our privacy practices that are not addressed in this Privacy Policy, please contact us.

What personal information do we collect from the people that visit our website?

We collect information about you that you voluntarily provide us when you:

(i) Make a reservation through our website

(ii) Submit a comment to us through our contact us page.

(iii) Contact our customer service.

This information may include your name, email, phone number mailing address and any other information you choost to provide us when submitting a comment through our website or via email.


How do we use your information?

We may use your information in the following ways:

To follow up after correspondence (comments, suggestions and help requests; To process your transactions; To send you a reservation confirmation email and information regarding your stay with us; and To protect STARS of Boston Services and the right of Users and others to enforce the terms of the STARS of Boston Services.

Sharing of Information

We share information with:

Other companies that we have hired to provide services on our behalf; Businesses and members of the public, when data is aggregated and does not personally identify you; Other third parties where necessary for our business purposes or as required by law; and Otherwise with your consent.

Security

Your personal information is contained behind secured networks and is only accessible by a limited number of persons who have special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential. In addition, all sensitive/credit information you supply is encrypted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology. We maintain technical, physical, and administrative security measures designed to provide reasonable protection for your information against loss, misuse, unauthorized access, disclosure, and alteration. The security measures include firewalls, data encryption, physical access controls to our data centers, and information access authorization controls.

Payment

We use BrainTree for processing payments. We/BrainTree do not store your card data on our/their servers. The data is encrypted through the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI-DSS) when processing payment. Your purchase transaction data is only used as long as is necessary to complete your purchase transaction. After that is complete, your purchase transaction information is not saved.

Our payment gateway adheres 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 ensures the secure handling of credit card information by our store and its service providers.

For more insight, you may also want to read the privacy policy of BrainTree

Information you share

When you provide us with personal information to complete a transaction, verify your credit card, pay for an online consultation, we imply that you consent to our collecting it and using it for that specific reason only.

Disclosure

We may disclose your personal information if we are required by law to do so, or if you violate our Terms of Service

Third-party links

Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third-party products or services on our website. These third-party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.

California Online Privacy Protection Act

CalOPPA is the first state law in the nation to require commercial websites and online services to post a privacy policy. The law's reach stretches well beyond California to require any person or company in the United States (and conceivably the world) that operates websites collecting Personally Identifiable Information from California consumers to post a conspicuous privacy policy on its website stating exactly the information being collected and those individuals or companies with whom it is being shared. You can see more at CalOPPA

According to CalOPPA, we agree to the following:

Users can visit our site anonymously.

Once this privacy policy is created, we will add a link to it on our home page or as a minimum, on the first significant page after entering our website.

Our Privacy Policy link includes the word 'Privacy' and can easily be found on the page specified above.

You will be notified of any Privacy Policy changes on our Privacy Policy Page

Can change your personal information:

  • By emailing us
  • By calling us
  • Sending us a comment through our contact us page.

Children's Privacy

STARS of Boston services are intended for a general audience and are not directed at individuals under the age of majority. We do not knowinlgy collect information from children and do not specifically advertise to children. If we obtain knowledge that we have collected information from a child, we will promptly delete it. If you believe we have mistakenly or unintentionally collected information from a child, contact us.

Contact

If you have general questions about our Privacy Policy and practices or questions about your personal data, you may contact us.