WHAT INFORMATION DO WE COLLECT AND HOW IS IT USED?
Information You Voluntarily Submit to the Website: The Website may collect personal information from you such as your name or e-mail address. For example, you may voluntarily submit information to the Website by leaving a comment, subscribing to a newsletter, submitting a contact form, registering for a group or registering for an event.
Information We Collect from Others: The Website may receive information about you from other sources. For example, if you use a third-party software vendor through the Website, the third-party software vendor may transfer information to us for fulfillment.
Automatically-Collected Information: The Website automatically collects certain information about you and the device with which you access the Website. For example, when you use the Website, The Website will log your IP address, operating system type, browser type, referring website, pages you viewed, and the dates/times when you accessed the Website. The Website may also collect information about actions you take when using the Website, such as links clicked.
Cookies: The Website may log information using cookies, which are small data files stored on your browser by the Website. The Website may use both session cookies, which expire when you close your browser, and persistent cookies, which stay on your browser until deleted, to provide you with a more personalized experience on the Website.
HOW YOUR INFORMATION MAY BE USED
To operate and maintain the Website;
To send you promotional information, such as newsletters (each e-mail promotion will provide information on how to opt-out of future mailings);
To send you administrative communications, such as administrative e-mails, confirmation e-mails, technical notices, updates on policies, or security alerts;
For order fulfillment;
To respond to your comments or inquiries;
To provide you with user support;
To track and measure use of, and advertising on, the Website;
To protect, investigate, and deter against unauthorized or illegal activity;
To comply with and enforce applicable legal requirements, industry standards and our policies; and
For legitimate business purposes.
THIRD-PARTY USE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
The Website may share your information with third parties when you authorize us to share your information. Additionally, the Website may use third-party service providers to service various aspects of the Website and to carry out our legitimate business purposes, including, without limitation, payment processing and other order fulfillment activities. Each third-party service provider’s use of your personal information is dictated by their respective privacy policies. The Website uses third-party service providers, including, without limitation:
Google Analytics – This service tracks Website usage and provides information such as referring websites and user actions on the Website. Google Analytics may capture your IP address, but no other personal information is captured by Google Analytics.
Except when required by law, the Company will not sell, distribute, or reveal your e-mail addresses or other personal information without your consent; however, the Company may disclose or transfer personal information collected through the Website to third-parties who acquire all or a portion of our business, which may be the result of a merger, acquisition, consolidation or purchase of all or a portion of our assets, in connection with any bankruptcy or reorganization proceeding brought by or against us, or in connection with a divestiture of a portion of our business.
From time to time, the Company may use anonymous data, which does not identify you alone, or when combined with data from other parties. This type of anonymous data may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses. Examples of this anonymous data may include analytics or information collected from cookies.
Users may, at any time, prevent the setting of cookies, by the Website, by using a corresponding setting of your internet browser and may thus permanently deny the setting of cookies. Furthermore, already set cookies may be deleted at any time via an Internet browser or other software programs. This is possible in popular Internet browsers. However, if you deactivate the setting of cookies in your Internet browser, not all functions of our Website may be entirely usable.
Facebook: Opt-out of Facebook remarketing here
Affiliate Program Participation
The Website may engage in affiliate marketing, which is done by embedding tracking links into the Website. If you click on a link for an affiliate partnership, a cookie will be placed on your browser to track any sales for purposes of commissions.
The Company may participate in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and links to Amazon.com. As part of this Amazon Associates program, the Website will post customized links, provided by Amazon, to track the referrals to their website. This program utilizes cookies to track visits for the purposes of assigning commission on these sales.
On the Website, you may subscribe to our newsletter, which may be used for advertising purposes. All newsletters sent may contain tracking pixels. The pixel is embedded in e-mails and allows an analysis of the success of online marketing campaigns. Because of these tracking pixels, the Company may see if and when you open an e-mail and which links within the e-mail you click. Also, this allows the Company to adapt the content of future newsletters to the interests of the user.
RIGHTS RELATED TO YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
Opt-out – You may opt-out of future e-mail communications by following the unsubscribe links in our e-mails. You may also notify us at firstname.lastname@example.org to be removed from our mailing list or otherwise notify us to limit the use of your personal information.
Access – In certain situations, you may access the personal information we have about you by submitting a request to email@example.com.
Amend – You may contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to amend or update your personal information.
Forget – In certain situations, you may request that we erase or forget your personal data. To do so, please submit a request to email@example.com.
Please note that we may need to retain certain information for recordkeeping purposes or to complete transactions, or when required by law.
SENSITIVE PERSONAL INFORMATION
The Website does not knowingly collect any personally identifiable information from any person under the age of 18. If a parent or guardian believes that the Website has personally identifiable information of any person under the age of 18 in its database, please contact us immediately at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will use reasonable efforts to promptly remove such information from our records.
LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES
This Website contains links to third-party websites or services that are not owned or controlled by us. Those third-party websites or services may have their own privacy policies, which you should review.
We have no control over, and assume no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies or practices of any third-party websites or services. You acknowledge and agree that we shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such websites or services.
We maintain physical, electronic and procedural safeguards to guard your non-public personal information. However, we cannot guarantee that unauthorized parties will be unable to defeat our security measures. The security of your personal information is important to us but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure.
Last updated: March 26, 2019