We want to demonstrate our commitment to our users' privacy, we have agreed to disclose our information practices.
We are the sole owner of the information collected on any website that is owned an operated by us. We collect information from our users send us information through our online contact form.
cookie is a piece of data stored on the user's computer tied to
information about the user. Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any
personally identifiable information while on our site. We use both
session ID cookies and persistent cookies. For the session ID cookie,
once users close the browser, the cookie simply terminates. A persistent
cookie is a small text file stored on the user's hard drive for an
extended period of time. Persistent cookies can be removed by following
Internet browser help file directions.
most standard Web site servers we use log files. This includes internet
protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, internet service provider (ISP),
referring/exit pages, platform type, date/time stamp, and number of
clicks to analyze trends, administer the site, track user's movement in
the aggregate, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate
use. IP addresses, etc. are not linked to personally identifiable
information. We use our in-house tracking utility that uses log files to
analyze user movement.
rare occasions it is necessary to send out a strictly service related
announcement. For instance, if our service is temporarily suspended for
maintenance we might send users an email. Generally, users may not
opt-out of these communications, though they can deactivate their
account. However, these communications are not promotional in nature.
communicate with users on a regular basis to provide requested services
and in regards to issues relating to their account we reply via email
or phone, in accordance with the users wishes.
we make every effort to preserve user privacy, we may need to disclose
personal information when required by law wherein we have a good-faith
belief that such action is necessary to comply with a current judicial
proceeding, a court order or legal process served on our Web site.
Third Party Intermediaries
use an outside shipping company to ship orders, and a credit card
processing company to bill users for goods and services. These companies
do not retain, share, store or use personally identifiable information
for any secondary purposes.
may from time to time partner with other third parties to provide
specific services. When the user signs up for these particular services,
we may share names, or other contact information that is necessary for
the third party to provide these services. These third parties are not
allowed to use personally identifiable information except for the
purpose of providing these services.
users are given the opportunity to "opt-out" of having their
information used for purposes not directly related to our site at the
point where we ask for information. For example, our order form has an
"opt-out" mechanism so users who buy a product from us, but don't want
any marketing material, can keep their email address off of our lists.
Web site contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not
responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage
our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy
statements of each and every Web site that collects personally
identifiable information. This privacy statement applies solely to
information collected by this Web site.
take every precaution to protect our users' information. When users
submit sensitive information via the Web site, their information is
protected both online and off-line.
Finally, the servers that store personally identifiable information are in a secure environment, behind a locked cage in a locked facility.
Notification of Changes
If, however, we are going to use users' personally identifiable information in a manner different from that stated at the time of collection we will notify users via email. Users will have a choice as to whether or not we use their information in this different manner. However, if users have opted out of all communication with the site, or deleted/deactivated their account, then they will not be contacted, nor will their personal information be used in this new manner. In addition, if we make any material changes in our privacy practices that do not affect user information already stored in our database, we will post a prominent notice on our Web site notifying users of the change. In some cases where we post a notice we will also email users, who have opted to receive communications from us, notifying them of the changes in our privacy practices.