what personal information do we collect from the people that visit our blog, website or app?
when ordering or registering on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your name, email address or other details to help you with your experience.
when do we collect information?
we collect information from you when you register on our site, place an order or enter information on our site.
how do we use your information?
we may use the information we collect from you when you register, make a purchase, sign up for our newsletter, respond to a survey or marketing communication, surf the website, or use certain other site features in the following ways:
- to personalize user’s experience and to allow us to deliver the type of content and product offerings in which you are most interested.
- to improve our website in order to better serve you.
- to allow us to better service you in responding to your customer service requests.
- to administer a contest, promotion, survey or other site feature.
- to quickly process your transactions.
- to send periodic emails regarding your order or other products and services.
how do we protect visitor information?
our website is scanned on a regular basis for security holes and known vulnerabilities in order to make your visit to our site as safe as possible.
we use regular malware scanning.
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 implement a variety of security measures when a user places an order to maintain the safety of your personal information.
all transactions are processed through a gateway provider and are not stored or processed on our servers.
do we use ‘cookies’?
you can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies. you do this through your browser (like internet explorer) settings. each browser is a little different, so look at your browser’s help menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookies.
if you disable cookies off, some features will be disabled that make your site experience more efficient and some of our services will not function properly.
however, you can still place orders.
third party disclosure
we do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information unless we provide you with advance notice. this does not include website hosting partners and other parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. we may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others’ rights, property, or safety.
however, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.
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.
google’s advertising requirements can be summed up by google’s advertising principles. they are put in place to provide a positive experience for users. https://support.google.com/adwordspolicy/answer/1316548?hl=en we have not enabled google adsense on our site but we may do so in the future.
california online privacy protection act