We collect various types of information about you when you visit, access and/or use our Sites and/or certain third party sites or social media to access one or more of our Sites; Examples include personal information, demographic information, behavioral information, and indirect information. Some information you provide directly and some information we collect automatically and/or are provided by third parties. We most often collect a combination of these types of information through a variety of these sources.
Demographic Information is information that may or may not be unique to you in the sense that it refers to selected population characteristics. Such information may include, but is not limited to, zip code, telephone number(s) (including mobile phone number(s) and carriers), birth date, gender, salary range, education and marital status, occupation, industry of employment, personal and online interests.
Behavioral Information is information pertaining to how you access and use our Sites. The Company and its third-party service providers may use a variety of technologies that passively or automatically collect this Behavioral Information including the areas of our Sites that you visit, what services you access, and information about your computer hardware and software, including your IP address, device type, operating systems, application version, the pages you visit, your use of features or applications on the Sites, your geographic location, browser preference, , domain names, times that you access the internet, and other websites you have visited. This statistical data helps us understand what is interesting and relevant to users of the Sites so we can best tailor our content.
Our Sites are not directed to children under the age of 13. We will never knowingly collect, use or disclose any Personal Information from children under the age of 13. If we obtain actual knowledge that we have collected Personal Information about a child under the age of 13, we will make reasonable efforts to immediately delete that information from our Sites. Because we do not collect or retain such information, we have no such information to use or to disclose to third parties.
We do not collect information about past, present or potential future medical conditions or Treatments.
We may, in certain instances, collect credit card number(s), bank account information and related information, when you place an order on our website. When the credit card or bank account information is submitted to us, such information is encrypted with SSL encryption software. We will use the credit card information or bank account information for purposes of processing and completing the transaction you requested. Such information will be disclosed to third parties as necessary to complete the requested purchase transaction.
If you prefer not to accept cookies, you can disable cookies, although our website may not function properly for you if you do so. Your browser preferences can be modified to accept or reject all cookies, or request a notification when a cookie is set. You may read more about cookies and how to reject or disable them at http://cookiecentral.com. In order to use all of the features and functionality of our Sites, you need to accept cookies.
We use electronic images known as Web beacons (sometimes called single-pixel gifs, clear gifs, pixel tax or action tags) which allow us to collect information about your visit to our website, measure and improve the effectiveness of advertisements and track delivery of advertising. Web beacons collect only a limited set of information including a cookie number, time and date of page view, as well as a description of the page on which the Web beacon resides. We may also use Web beacons in email messages sent to you.
Your Internet Protocol ("IP") is a unique Internet "address" which is assigned to you by your Internet Service Provider ("ISP"). We automatically collect your IP address and other unique identifier information from your computer, mobile devices, technologies or other devices you use to access the Sites. We may use this information for administering the Sites, help diagnose problems with our servers, research and/or analize users' demographics, interests, and behavior, to better understand and serve you. This information may include the URL that you just came from (whether this URL is on the website or not), which URL you next go to (whether this URL is on the website or not) and your computer browser information. While the IP address does not identify an individual by name, it may, with the cooperation of the ISP, be used to locate and identify you. Your IP address can reveal what geographic area you are connecting from, or which ISP you are using. Finally, other websites you visit have IP addresses, and we may collect the IP addresses of those websites.
Some of our mobile apps may include opt-in geo-location services that provide location-based services, such as store locators, local weather, promotional offers and other personalized content. Some of our mobile apps include opt-in "push notifications." Most mobile devices allow you to turn off location services or push notifications. If you consent to location services, we will collect information about the Wi-fi routers closest to you and the cell IDs of the towers closest to you to provide the requested location-based service, not to identify you.
We use the information we gather on our website to provide you with the services and or products you have requested. This may include passing your information on to a third party to provide such services or products. Although our contractual arrangement limits how this party can use your information, we do not control the privacy practices of third parties. If you have any questions or wish to remove your information from the third party databases, you will need to contact that party directly.
We use the information we gather to respond to any inquires you make, operate and improve the functionality of our website, and deliver the products and services advertised on our website. Our services include the display of personalized products, content, and advertising, relating to your experience and interests.
We may also use the information we collect about you fro a variety of other business purposes, including:
We disclose your information to third parties throughout the world, including combined personal, demographic, behavioral or indirect information, in the following ways:
We share your information with companies and individuals we employ to perform technical functions on our behalf. Examples include third parties who host our website, analyze our data, provide marketing assistance, process credit card payments, and provide customer service.
We share your information with third parties who will provide you with their opportunities, products or services. This includes your personal and non-personal information, and includes your interests and preferences, so they may determine whether you might be interested in their products or services.
We share aggregated anonymous information about you, combined with other persons using our website with third parties, so that they can understand the kinds of visitors that come to our website, and how those visitors use our website. This includes demographic information and behavioral information.
We disclose your information if legally required to do so, or at our discretion, pursuant to a request from a governmental entity, or if we believe in good faith that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to legal requirements or comply with legal process; (b) protect our rights or property, or our affiliated companies; (c) prevent a crime or protect national security; or (d) protect the personal safety of users or the public.
As we continue to develop our business, we may sell our business or assets of our business. If another entity acquires us or our assets or assets related to the Sites, whether such acquisition is by way of merger, consolidation or purchase of all or a substantial portion of our assets, the personal information, behavioral information and all other information we have collected will be a transferred asset and shall be disclosed and transferred to the acquirer. In the event we become the subject of an insolvency proceeding, whether voluntary or involuntary, we or our liquidator, administrator, receiver or administrative receiver may sell, license or otherwise dispose of, such information in a transaction approved by the court.
We endeavor to maintain reasonable safeguards to protect your personal information submitted by you and collected by us against loss, unauthorized use, alteration, disclosure or distruction and when transferring information for processing. However, no electronic data transmission or storage of information can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. The servers in which we store your information are kept in a secured physical environment. The servers have industry standard firewalls. Access to such servers is password protected and access by our employees is limited. Currently, we use Secure Socket Layer software ("SSL") to protect data and to secure any transactions. SSL encrypts information including credit card number(s), and names and addresses, as they are transmitted over the Internet. Please be advised that, although we take commercially reasonable technological precautions to protect your data, no data transmission over the Internet or technical storage can be guaranteed to be entirelysecure; therefore, we cannot and do not warrant that your information will be absolutely secure. Any transmission and maintenance of data at or through our Sites is at your own risk.
California law permits California residents who provide personal information in obtaining products or services for personal, family, or household use to request certain information regarding third parties to whom their information was shared once a calendar year. If applicable, this information would include the categories of customer information and the names and addresses of those businesses with which we shared customer information for the immediately prior calendar year. To obtain this information from us, please send an email message to email@example.com with “Request for California Privacy Information" in the subject line and in the body of your message. We will provide the requested information to you at your e-mail address in response. In addition, California Residents have the right to know how we respond to their web browser “do not track” signals or other mechanisms. We do not respond to such signals or other mechanisms.
Please do not hesitate to contact us with any questions or requests you have regarding our services or this Privacy Statement. We can be reached as follows: firstname.lastname@example.org. If you wish you may direct us not to share your Personal Information with third parties, not to use your Personal Information to provide you with information or offers, or not to send you newsletters, e-mails or other communications by: (i) modifying your registered user information on the Sites; (ii) sending us an e-mail by clicking here; or (iii) following the removal instructions in the communication that you receive.
If you wish to modify, verify, correct, delete, or update any of your Personal Information collected through the Sites, you may edit your profile preferences or contact us at the above address or e-mail. In accordance with our routine record keeping, we may delete certain records that contain Personal Information you have submitted through the Sites. We are under no obligation to store such Personal Information indefinitely and disclaim any liability arising out of, or related to, the destruction of such Personal Information. In addition, you should be aware that it is not always possible to completely remove or delete all of your information from our databases without some residual data because of backups and other reasons.
We will retain your information (including geo-location data) for as long as your account is active or as needed to provide you services. If you wish to cancel your account or request that we no longer use your information to provide you services contact us here. We will retain and use your information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements. We do not control certain privacy settings and preferences maintained by our social media partners like Facebook and Twitter. If you wish to make changes to those settings and preferences, you may do so by visiting the settings page of the appropriate social media site.