those who are concerned with how their 'Personally Identifiable Information'
(PII) is being used online. 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
of how we collect, use, protect or otherwise handle your Personally Identifiable
Information in accordance with our website.
What personal information do we collect from the
people that visit our blog, website or app?
When ordering or registering on our site, as appropriate,
you may be asked to enter your name, email address or other details to help you
with your experience.
When do we collect information?
We collect information from you when you subscribe to a
newsletter, 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:
administer a contest, promotion, survey or other site feature.
• To ask
for ratings and reviews of services or products
How do we protect your
We do not use vulnerability scanning and/or scanning to
We only provide articles and information. We never ask
for credit card numbers.
We use regular Malware Scanning.
We do not use an SSL certificate
• We do
not need an SSL because:
This is done through MailChimp
Do we use 'cookies'?
You can choose to have your computer warn you each
time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies. You do
this through your browser settings. Since browser is a little different, look at
your browser's Help Menu to learn the correct way to modify your
If you turn cookies off, some features will be disabled.
that make your site experience more efficient and may not function
However, you will still be able to place orders
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside
parties your Personally Identifiable Information.
Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer
third-party products or services on our website. These third-party sites have
separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility
or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless,
we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about
Google's advertising requirements can be summed up by
Google's Advertising Principles. They are put in place to provide a positive
experience for users.
We use Google AdSense Advertising on our website.
serve ads on our site. Google's use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads
to our users based on previous visits to our site and other sites on the
Internet. Users may opt-out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google
We have implemented the
Demographics and Interests Reporting
We, along with third-party vendors such as Google use
first-party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookies) and third-party
cookies (such as the DoubleClick cookie) or other third-party identifiers
together to compile data regarding user interactions with ad impressions and
other ad service functions as they relate to our website.
Users can set
preferences for how Google advertises to you using the Google Ad Settings page.
Alternatively, you can opt out by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative
Opt Out page or by using the Google Analytics Opt Out Browser add
California Online Privacy Protection
CalOPPA is the first state law in the nation to require
reach stretches well beyond California to require any person or company in the
United States (and conceivably the world) that operates websites collecting
Personally Identifiable Information from California consumers to post a
collected and those individuals or companies with whom it is being shared. -
See more at:
According to CalOPPA, we agree to the
Users can visit our site anonymously.
to it on our home page or as a minimum, on the first significant page after
entering our website.
can be easily be found on the page specified above.
• On our
Can change your personal information:
How does our site handle Do Not Track
We honor Do Not Track signals and Do Not Track, plant
cookies, or use advertising when a Do Not Track (DNT) browser mechanism is in
Does our site allow third-party behavioral
It's also important to note that we do not allow
third-party behavioral tracking
COPPA (Children Online Privacy Protection
When it comes to the collection of personal information
from children under the age of 13 years old, the Children's Online Privacy
Protection Act (COPPA) puts parents in control. The Federal Trade Commission,
United States' consumer protection agency, enforces the COPPA Rule, which spells
out what operators of websites and online services must do to protect children's
privacy and safety online.
We do not specifically market to children under the age
of 13 years old.
Fair Information Practices
The Fair Information Practices Principles form the
backbone of privacy law in the United States and the concepts they include have
played a significant role in the development of data protection laws around the
globe. Understanding the Fair Information Practice Principles and how they
should be implemented is critical to comply with the various privacy laws that
protect personal information.
In order to be in line with Fair Information
Practices we will take the following responsive action, should a data breach
We will notify you via email
7 business days
We also agree to the Individual Redress Principle
which requires that individuals have the right to legally pursue enforceable
rights against data collectors and processors who fail to adhere to the law.
This principle requires not only that individuals have enforceable rights
against data users, but also that individuals have recourse to courts or
government agencies to investigate and/or prosecute non-compliance by data
CAN SPAM Act
The CAN-SPAM Act is a law that sets the rules for
commercial email, establishes requirements for commercial messages, gives
recipients the right to have emails stopped from being sent to them, and spells
out tough penalties for violations.
We collect your email address in order
information, respond to inquiries, and/or other requests or questions
to our mailing list or continue to send emails to our clients after the original
transaction has occurred.
To be in accordance with CANSPAM, we agree to
• Not use
false or misleading subjects or email addresses.
Identify the message as an advertisement in some reasonable way.
the physical address of our business or site headquarters.
third-party email marketing services for compliance, if one is used.
opt-out/unsubscribe requests quickly.
users to unsubscribe by using the link at the bottom of each email.
If at any time you would like to unsubscribe
from receiving future emails, you can email us at
the instructions at the bottom of each email. and we will promptly remove
you from ALL