Confidentiality and Security of Personal Information
We follow generally accepted industry standards to protect personally identifiable information sent to our Website, both during transmission and afterwards. However, no method of transmission over the Internet and no method of electronic storage is completely secure. We make every effort to protect your personal information, but we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
Personal Information We Will Collect
We may collect the IP address of your computer in order to enable us to detect unauthorized transactions and to better manage website traffic. We may also use "cookies," which are small data files placed and stored on your computer, to help you manage your use of our Website. Cookies are used to estimate our audience size by determining repeat usage of the Website, to measure traffic patterns for use as a research tool to understand how our users habits are similar or different from one another; an to conduct other research.
You can set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie, in order to give you the chance to determine whether or not to accept it. If you do not accept cookies, some pages of this Website may not display properly or you may not be permitted to access certain information.
Purposes for Which We Will Use Personal Information
We make every effort to identify the purposes for which we will collect personal information at or before the time the information is collected. Our current policy is to collect personal information from you only to administer, maintain, manage, and improve our Website and its effectiveness, and as otherwise required by law.
Sharing of Personal Information
This Website does not rent, trade, or share personal information with third parties, except to provide products or services, which you requested, when we have your permission, or under the following circumstances: (a) We may share your information with third parties in order to improve the quality or design of the Website; (b) We may share your personal information if required by law and if we believe that the disclosure is required or necessary to protect our rights and/or comply with a judicial proceeding or a legal process served on our Website; and (c) We may share personal information if we believe that it is required in order to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, a potential threat to the physical safety of a third party, or as otherwise required by law. Except as provided above, we will not share any of your information to any third party without permission.
Access to Your Personal Information
You can review, update, delete, or correct your personal information on file with us at any time. To access your personal information, we require a written request. Upon receipt of any written request, we will take commercially reasonable steps to provide you with the opportunity to access any such information.
We are committed to protecting the privacy of children. We do not knowingly or intentionally collect personal information from children under the age of thirteen (13).
Contact with You
We may use your email address to contact you from time to time, in order to send notices required by law, to provide information regarding this Website, or to resolve any complaint or suspicious transactions. You may at any time choose to unsubscribe (or "opt-out") of any of our mailings, either by adjusting your membership settings or by contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Other Legal Notices
If you are a California resident, you have the right to request information from us regarding the manner in which we share certain categories of your personal information with third parties for their own direct marketing uses. California law provides that you have the right to submit a request to us at our email address in order to receive information on the categories of customer information that we shared and the names and addresses of those businesses with which we shared customer information for the immediately prior calendar year. To obtain this information, 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 in your email address in response.
Please be aware that not all information sharing is covered by the "Shine the Light" requirements and only information on covered sharing will be included in our response.