Your personal information is information about you as an identifiable individual including, but not limited to, your name, mailing address, email address, birth date, credit card information, and gender.
Ten Privacy Principles of Fair Information Practices
Principle 1 - Accountability
Principle 2 – Identifying Purposes
We will identify the purposes for collecting personal information prior to or at the time it is collected. We will also obtain your consent before your personal information is used or disclosed for a new purpose unless such use or disclosure is permitted without your consent pursuant to applicable privacy laws.
Principle 3 – Consent
Unless an exemption applies under applicable privacy laws, your knowledge and consent is required for the collection, use, or disclosure of personal information.
Principle 4 – Limiting Collection
Principle 5 – Limiting Use, Disclosure, and Retention
We will only use or disclose your personal information for the purpose for which it was collected except with your consent or as permitted by law. Personal information will only be retained as long as necessary for the fulfillment of such
Principle 6 – Accuracy
We will keep personal information as accurate, complete, and up-to-date as is necessary for the purposes for which it is to be used.
Principle 7 – Safeguarding Customer Information
We protect personal information with safeguards appropriate to the sensitivity of the information by maintaining appropriate physical, procedural and technical security with respect to its offices and information storage facilities so as to prevent any loss, misuse, unauthorized access, disclosure, or modification of personal information.
We keep the personal information that We collect about you strictly confidential. Only authorized personnel have access to this personal information.
We cannot guarantee that any personal information that you may choose to disclose via the internet will not be intercepted by third parties. We assume no responsibility for personal information disclosed through the internet, which is intercepted, diverted or otherwise accessed.
Principle 8 – Openness
Principle 9 – Individual Access
Principle 10 – Challenging Compliance
What information do we collect?
When ordering or registering on our Website, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your name, email address, mailing address, phone number, credit card information or other details, to help us serve you and to help you with your experience.
When do we collect information?
We collect information from you when you register on our Website, place an order, subscribe to a newsletter, respond to a survey, fill out a form or enter information on our site.
How do we use your information?
We may use the information we collect from you 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 site features in the following ways:
To match your needs to services available;
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 our Website in order to better serve you;
To allow us to better service you in responding to your customer service requests;
To administer a contest, promotion, survey or other Website feature;
To quickly process your transactions;
To collect statistics about the needs of users of the Website;
To send periodic emails regarding your order or other products and services;
To protect Us and you from error and fraud;
If required, to co-operate with law enforcement authorities, to comply with a court order or to prevent a breach of any applicable law; and
To meet legal or regulatory requirements.
Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer’s hard drive through your web browser that enables websites or service provider systems to recognize your browser and remember certain information. Our cookies do not collect personal information.
Every time you visit a web page, you send information to the web server. Most web servers routinely maintain access logs with a portion of this information, which can be used to get an overall picture of what pages are popular, what sites link to each other, and what web browsers people are using.
We may use these logs to produce site statistics; however, the raw log data is not made public. Log data may be examined by developers and administrators in the course of solving technical problems.
Third Party Companies
We may receive information about you and your activities from third-party partners, such as advertising experiences with them. We may also receive information about you from companies that are owned or operated by Us, in accordance with their terms and policies.
Do we disclose Personal Information to outside parties?
We will only disclose, and you consent to such disclosure, your personal information to third parties as follows:
(i) Where you have specifically given Us your consent to disclose your personal information for a designated purpose;
(ii) To those who are acting on Our behalf as employers, agents, suppliers or service providers to enable Us to provide you with use of the Website, and in relation to our efforts to better understand your needs and develop, enhance, market or provide products and services. Such entities act under contractual controls, requiring them to maintain the confidentiality of your personal information and to use such information solely for the purposes for which the personal information was originally collected;
(iii) As required by law, including by any order of any court, institution or body with jurisdiction or authority to compel the production of information, or in order to protect or defend a legal interest. We may also disclose personal information to a collection agency for the express purpose of the collection of past due bills; and
Information which is not personal information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses. We will not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personal information.
Links to Other Websites
The Website may contain links to other websites, products, or services. While We try to link only to websites that share Our standards and respect for privacy, We are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of other websites. We strongly encourage all visitors to the Website to review the privacy statements and policies of all external websites.
Third Party Advertising
You acknowledge that ads on the Website may, from time to time, be delivered to you by Our web advertising partner(s). Information about your visits to these site, such as number of times you have viewed an ad (but not your name, address, or other personal information), is used to serve ads to you.