Fair Information Practices
serve 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 context. Please read our
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 email address or other
details to help you with your experience.
When do we collect information?
We collect information from you when you register on our site 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 improve our website in order to better serve you.
• To allow us to better service you in responding to your customer service requests.
How do we protect your information?
We do not use vulnerability scanning and/or scanning to PCI standards.
We only provide articles and information. We never ask for credit card numbers.
Your personal information is contained behind
secured networks and is only accessible by a limited number of persons
who have special access rights to such systems, and are required to
keep the information confidential. In addition, all sensitive/credit
information you supply is encrypted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
We implement a variety of security measures when
a user enters, submits, or accesses their information to maintain the
safety of your personal information.
All transactions are processed through a gateway provider and are not stored or processed on our servers.
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
If you turn cookies off .
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to
outside parties your Personally Identifiable Information unless we
provide users with advance notice. This does not include website
hosting partners and other parties who assist us in operating our
website, conducting our business, or serving our users, so long as
those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also
release information when it's release is appropriate to comply with the
law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others' rights,
property or safety.
However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be
provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.
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 these sites.
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.
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 following:
• Remarketing with Google AdSense
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 on.
COPPA (Children Online Privacy Protection Act)
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
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 occur:
We will notify you via email
• Within 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 processors.
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 to:
• Send information, respond to inquiries, and/or other requests or questions
• Process orders and to send information and updates pertaining to orders.
To be in accordance with CANSPAM, we agree to the following:
• Not use false or misleading subjects or email addresses.
• Identify the message as an advertisement in some reasonable way.
• Include the physical address of our business or site headquarters.
• Monitor third-party email marketing services for compliance, if one is used.
• Allow 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
email@example.com and we will promptly remove you from ALL correspondence.
Last Edited on 2018-05-14