Which of our blogs, websites or apps collects personal information about visitors?
We may ask you for your name, email address or other details as necessary when placing an order or registering on our site.
How are we collecting information?
You provide us with information when you subscribe to a newsletter or enter information on our website.
What do we do with your information?
We may use the information you provide to us 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 features of the site in the following ways:
We will use your information to improve our website.
Email you periodically about your order and other products and services you might want.
What safeguards do we have in place to protect your information?
- We do not perform vulnerability scans or scan to PCI standards.
- Information and articles are all that we offer. We never ask for credit card information.
Malware scanning is done on a regular basis
Your personal information is protected behind secured networks and can only be accessed by a limited number of individuals who have special access rights to such systems and who must keep the information confidential. We encrypt all transactions with Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) technology as well.
To maintain the security of your personal information, we take a variety of steps when you enter, submit, or access it. Our servers do not store or process any data related to transactions.
Are we using ‘cookies’?
Sure. A cookie is a small file that a website or its service provider transfers to your computer’s hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow it) that enables the site or service provider’s systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information.
Cookies are used to:
- Preserve user preferences for future visits by understanding and saving them.
- Ads should be tracked.
- To improve the user experience and tools on the site in the future, gather aggregate data on site traffic and interaction. As well as tracking this information on our behalf, we may use trusted third-party services.
A cookie can be sent without your knowledge, or your computer can warn you whenever one is sent. Browser settings allow you to change this. To figure out how to modify your cookies, look at your browser’s help menu.
Certain features will be disabled if you disable cookies. Users won’t be impacted and may not be able to get a smooth experience with your site. It does not affect your ability to order.
Disclosure to third parties
We do not sell or trade, We do not sell, rent, or lease users’ Personally Identifiable Information to outside parties unless we give them advance notice. Hosting partners and other parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or providing our users with services are not included, provided they agree to keep this information confidential. Information may also be released when it is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our terms and conditions, or protect our own or others’ rights, property, or safety.
Visitor information that cannot be linked to an individual may be provided to third parties for marketing, advertising, and other related purposes.
Links from third parties
On occasion, we may offer third-party products or services on our website. The privacy policies of these third parties are independent. The linked sites are not under our control, and we cannot accept any responsibility for their content or activities. Our site is strongly protected and we appreciate any feedback about these sites.
These are Google’s Advertising Principles, which summarize the requirements Google has for advertising. The goal is to provide users with a positive experience. https://support.google.com/adwordspolicy/answer/1316548?hl=en
Our website uses Google AdSense advertising.
Our site is served ads by Google as a third-party vendor. In addition to enabling Google to serve our users ads based on previous visits to our site and other sites on the Internet, it also uses the DART cookie to measure the effectiveness of those ads. Google Ad and Content Network privacy policies allow users to opt-out of the DART cookie.
The following have been implemented:
- AdSense’s remarketing services
- Reports showing impressions from the Google Display Network
- Reports on Demographics and Interests
- Implementation of DoubleClick
Along with third parties such as Google, we collect information about user interactions with ads, impressions and other ad service functions on our website through first-party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookie) and third-party cookies (such as the DoubleClick cookie).
Google Ad Settings allow users to customize how Google advertises to them. By using the Google Analytics Opt Out Browser add-on, or by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative opt-out page, you can also opt out.
Privacy Protection Act of California
CalOPPA agrees with the following:
- To learn more, please visit the Privacy Page
You can change information about yourself:
- Send us an email
What is our site’s policy regarding Do Not Track signals?
When a Do Not Track (DNT) browser mechanism is in place, we honor Do Not Track signals, do not plant cookies, and do not use advertising.
Can third parties track behavior on our site?
Third-party behavioral tracking is also not permitted on our website.
Privacy Protection for Children Online (COPPA)
Child Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) gives parents control over data collection from children under 13 years old. COPPA is an industry-wide standard that describes what Web businesses and online service providers should do to protect children’s privacy and safety. The Federal Trade Commission enforces the standard.
It is our policy not to market directly to children under the age of 13.
Practices of Fair Information
Privacy laws in the United States are based on the Fair Information Practices Principles and the concepts they include have played a significant role in the development of data protection laws around the world. It is crucial to comply with the various privacy laws that protect personal information to understand the Fair Information Practice Principles and how they should be implemented.
Should there be a data breach, we will take the following responsive action, in accordance with Fair Information Practices:
When we’re ready, we’ll send you an email
- On the same day, if possible
Additionally, we are committed to supporting the Individual Redress Principle, which guarantees that individuals have the right to sue a data processor or collector should the latter fail to uphold their rights. In order to implement this principle, individuals must have enforceable rights against data users as well as recourse to courts or government agencies to investigate and/or prosecute non-compliance by data processors.
Act to prevent spam
According to the CAN-SPAM Act, commercial emails must comply with certain rules, recipients have the right to request that emails not be sent to them, and stiff penalties are imposed on those who violate the law.
Email addresses are collected so that we can:
- Answer inquiries, send information, and/or respond to other requests or inquiries
We agree to follow the following rules to be in compliance with CANSPAM:
- Email addresses and subject lines should not be misleading or false.
- In some reasonable way, identify the message as an advertisement.
- Identify our company or site headquarters’ physical address.
- Verify compliance with third-party email marketing services, if applicable.
- Requests for opt outs and unsubscriptions should be honored as quickly as possible.
- The bottom of every email should contain a link to unsubscribe.
You can unsubscribe at any time by contacting us by email at
- Each email includes instructions. Please follow them.
Please remove yourself from ALL correspondence immediately and we will do so.
Getting in touch
Using the contact information below, you may contact us with any questions you may have about this policy.