Information We Collect
We may collect personal information that you voluntarily give to us such as name, postal address, telephone number, fax number, and e-mail address. For example, we may collect personal information when you purchase merchandise, enter a sweepstakes, become a member, complete a survey or otherwise communicate with the Site. Personal information may also include information we gather about you on the Site such as your purchase history. If you place an order with us or use another feature of the Site that requires payment, we may collect your account or credit card number. We may also collect demographic information that you provide to us, such as your zip code.
We may collect non-personal information from you by "passive" means. We may collect your Web site browsing patterns or IP address to analyze the trends, help diagnose problems with our server, gather broad demographic information and administer the Site. We may also set and access cookies to collect information about how the Site is used, to customize the delivery of information, to control the display of advertisements, to record registration and personalized information, and to help us administer the Site. Some of our advertisers, if applicable, may occasionally set cookies as well. We do not have control over cookies placed by advertisers.
How We Use Your Information
We may use your personal information for customer service, to provide you with the information, product or service that you requested, and to customize your experience on the Site. For example, if you make a purchase on the Site, we may use your e-mail address to send you a purchase confirmation notice and your mailing address to send your purchase. Similarly, if you enter an online sweepstakes, we will use this information to notify you if you are a winner and award the prize. We may use third party contractors to help us operate our business and the Site or administer activities on our behalf and may share your personal information with these contractors for those limited purposes.
Unless you tell us not to, we may also use your personal information to contact you with information we think you might be interested in. If you do not want to receive this information, you can e-mail us anytime at email@example.com. To the extent required by the CAN SPAM Act, commercial e-mail messages will also provide you with an opportunity to opt-out of receiving this information. Please note that changes to your preferences may not be effective immediately and will only be effective prospectively.
If you place an order on the Site, we will use your financial information to bill you for products or otherwise process your transaction. By making a purchase on the Site, you consent to us providing your financial information to our service providers to process your transactions. These third parties may include credit card companies and banking institutions used to process the transaction.
We may use your demographic information to tailor the Site to you and for internal purposes. We use non-personal information for internal purposes and to help us interact with visitors to the Site.
Age of Consent
We will not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under age 13. By using this site, you represent that you are at least the age of majority in your state or province of residence, or that you are the age of majority in your state or province of residence and you have given us your consent to allow any of your minor dependents to use this site.
We may also disclose your information in response to court orders or subpoenas or if we determine that it is necessary to do so to comply with applicable laws or to protect the interests or safety of Company or other visitors to the Site.
The Site may contain links to other sites including, among others, those of advertisers, and other third parties whose trademarks may appear on the Site. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of the sites to which we provide links. You should carefully review the privacy policies of any linked sites you access via the Site.
The Site may make available to its users chat rooms, forums, message boards, and/or other community functions. Remember that any information you disclose in these areas becomes public information and you should exercise caution when deciding to disclose your personal, financial or other information. You should use such community functions at your own risk.
Protecting your information is important to us. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we are committed to protecting your information to the highest degree, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us.
Correct/Update Personal Information
If you would like to review, update, change or delete information that we have collected from you, please send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note that changes may not be effective immediately.