We believe it is important to provide added protection for children online. We encourage parents and guardians to spend time online with their children to observe, participate in and/or monitor and guide their online activity.
Our company respects the privacy of children and “child” means an individual under the age of 13. All information and content on this website is intended for individuals over the age of 18. Children under the age of 18 are prohibited from using this website. We do not knowingly collect, use or disclose personal information from children under the age of 13 without prior parental or guardian consent. If you believe that personal information has been collection from someone under the age of 13 without parental or guardian consent, then please contact us to have that information deleted.
WHAT DATA DO WE COLLECT AND HOW IT IS USED?
Personally Identifiable Information (PII), as described in US privacy law and information security, is information that can be used on its own or with other information to identify, contact or locate a single person or to identify an individual in context. When you access the website, you may provide PII, including but not limited to:
- First name and Last name
- Email address
- Avatar Image
You may also provide credit card information when you make a purchase on the website.
The said information is collected when you register on the site, place an order, subscribe to a newsletter, contact us, use the search feature on the website, provide comments or any other feedback on blogposts, fill out a form or enter any other information on the website to communicate with us. From time to time, we may also collect information that you submit when you participate in any online surveys that we may post on our website.
Purpose of processing your Personal Data
Your personal information is collected for the following purposes:
- To personalize your experience and to allow us to deliver the type of content and product offerings in which you are most interested
- To improve the website to better serve you
- To allow us to provide better customer service support to you
- To tailor advertisements to you
- To efficiently process your requests or transactions
- To elicit reviews of services or products
- To provide you offers and promotions
- To follow up with your through correspondence (email, text or phone).
- To provide you with news, special offers and general information about other goods, services and events which we offer that are similar to those that you have already purchase or enquired about unless you have opted not to receive such information.
- To detect, prevent and address technical issues.
We may also use this information to provide you offers and promotions from our partners and/or our affiliate in exchange for a commission that keeps this website afloat, at no additional cost to you.
Location & Usage Data
Additionally, like many other websites, this website automatically collects certain information about you through Google Analytics.
Google Analytics is a web analytics service offered by Google that collects and reports certain information about, including but not limited to, your location, browsing history and information, the pages of our Service that you visit, equipment you used to access the website, traffic patterns, time you spent on the website, and other general patterns related to your use of the website.
This information is used to analyse website statistics related to user behaviour and interests, improve our performance and your use of the website, and to further enhance our products and services offered to you. This data is also shared with other Google services.
You may enable or disable location services when you use our Service at any time, through your device settings.
For more information on the privacy practices of Google, please visit the Google Privacy & Terms web page: https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/
COMMENTS AND SOCIAL MEDIA
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in moderation queue. When you leave a comment, your name, email address, message and website/organization name is not shared with a third party, and may be used to communicate with you.
Please note that our company may modify your comment, should we feel that its appropriate or abusive in any manner. This website also uses Akismet to reduce spam in order to better the overall website experience. Learn how your comment data is processed.
Social media accounts and sharing options are available on this website. Social media sites (Pinterest, Facebook, YouTube, and so forth) can track your personal information. Should you choose to interact with us on social media, please note that you will be voluntarily disclosing that personal information. This information is no longer private. We have no control over it and take no responsibility for the use, storage or dissemination of such publicly disclosed personal information by you.
Any such interactions via comments and social media with us do not subject us to any kind of liability related to misuse of your information by others.
DISCLOSURE OF YOUR INFORMATION
As a general rule, we do not disclose your personal information to third parties without your consent with the exception of the following circumstances:
- We may disclose your information to our trusted third parties that work with us such as our website hosting partners, email marketing service provider, other service providers that assist in the operation of the website, and any other affiliates and subsidiaries we rely upon to provide you products and services offered here.
- We may disclose your information in order to comply with state or federal regulations related to copyright infringement lawsuits or any other legal claims related to the website.
- Under certain circumstances, our Company may also be required to disclose your Personal Data if required to do so by law or in response to valid requests by public authorities (e.g. a court or a government agency).
We comply with the CAN-SPAM Act of 2003 and do not spam or send misleading information. Should you wish to no longer receive communication from us, you have the option of unsubscribing by clicking “unsubscribe” in the bottom of the email we send to you or by contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
As for third party websites, please contact them directly to unsubscribe and/or opt out from their communications.
SECURITY OF DATA
The security of your personal information is extremely important to us, and we strive to follow generally commercial industry standards to protect your personal information submitted to us voluntarily and automatically. However, as no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure, we cannot guarantee absolute security of your information. When you make a credit card purchase or purchase through any other means on the website, you will be directed to a third-party vendor to complete the transaction. Any information you provide during the checkout process is not stored on our website but instead provided to the third-party vendor that completes the purchase transaction.
By using this website, you agree to hold us harmless for any security breach and for any unauthorized use of your personal information by third parties. You also agree that we cannot be held responsible for any disclosure of your information through our website without our knowledge and consent.
Other than to our contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, we disclose personal information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when we believe in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of our company, third parties or the public at large.
If you are a registered user of this website and have supplied your email address, we may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with our company.
If you send us communications via email, through our website, or via social media platforms, we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. We take all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of your personal information.
RETENTION OF DATA
We may retain Usage Date for internal analysis purposes. Usage Data is generally retained for a shorter period of time, except for when this data is used to strengthen the security or to improve the functionality of our Service, or we are legally obligated to retain this data for a longer period of time.