1.Confidentiality and Security of Personal Information
We have implemented commercially reasonable security measures and follow generally accepted industry standards to protect personally identifiable information sent to our Website, both during transmission and afterwards. It is your responsibility to ensure that you do not disclose your password to anyone.
However, despite our efforts to maintain the confidentiality and security of your account, no method of transmission over the Internet and no method of electronic storage is completely secure. Although we make every effort to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
2. Personal Information We Will Collect
When register an account with us, we will collect personal information from you. You will be asked to provide your first and last name, name of business,and email address. You will also be asked to create a password for your account.
When you sign up for a subscription with us, we will also ask for you to provide a credit card number, as well as your expiration date and three digit security code. Credit card information will be transferred through our gateway to the payment processor (Authorize.net) but we do not collect and store credit card information on our Website or host servers.
We will also collect the IP address of your computer in order to enable us to improve your user experience, detect unauthorized users, and gather analytics information on the Website.
In addition, we may 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 as follows:
(a) To recognize you as a regular user;
(b) To remind us of who you are;
(c) To estimate our audience size by determining repeat usage of the Website to help target advertisements based on user interests and behavior;
(d) To track your progress;
(e) To measure traffic patterns for use as a research tool to understand how our users habits are similar or different from one another; and
(f) 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.
3.Purposes for Which We Will Use Personal Information
Our policy is to collect personal information from you for the following purposes:
(a) To process subscriptions;
(b) To generate analytics for the improvement of the Website and your user experience;
(c) To send newsletters to you if you request them;
(d) To maintain a commercial relationship with you and to communicate with you (which may include account verification);
(e) To meet legal and regulatory requirements; and
(f) As otherwise required by law.
4.Sharing of Personal Information
We do not rent, trade, or share personal information with third parties, except under the following circumstances:
(a) We may share personal information with Authorize.net for credit card processing.
(b) We may share your personal information to Mail Chimp and/or Constant Contact to mail you out a newsletter.
(c) We may share your personal information with Google to conduct analytics on the Website.
(d) We may share your aggregate anonymous information with third parties in order to improve the quality or design of the Website and Services; to create new features, promotions, functionality, and services; and to maintain and upgrade the Website or Services.
(e) 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 processing or legal process served on our Website.
(f) 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.
(g) We may transfer personal information to a third party entity in the event of an assignment of this Website for any reason. You will be notified via email of any such change in ownership or control of personal information.
(h) We may share personal information with our legal, financial, and other professional advisors.
(i) We may share personal information with third parties upon receiving your consent as required by law.
Except as provided above, we will not share any of your information to any third party without permission.
5.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; unless you login and update your personal information yourself directly. Upon receipt of any written request, we will take commercially reasonable steps to provide you with the opportunity to access any such information.
6.Email Requests for Personal Information
We will never initiate a request for personal information by email or pop-up window. If you receive a request by email or pop-up window, please do not respond and notify us as set forth below.
If you ever believe that you have been a victim of fraud, please report it to the police and take all available actions to protect yourself. Also, please notify us, so that we can take all possible actions to protect you and the other visitors, registered users, and subscribers.
We are committed to protecting the privacy of children. In furtherance of this commitment, we restrict the use of our Website to persons eighteen (18) years of age or older. We do not knowingly or intentionally collect personal information from children under the age of thirteen (13).
8.Contact with You
We may use your email address or telephone number to contact you from time to time. 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.
10.Other Legal Notices
11. International users