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, mailing address, credit card information 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, 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 in the following ways:
- To personalize user's 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 site features.
- To quickly and safely process your transactions.
- To send periodic emails regarding your order or other products and services of interest to you.
How do we protect visitor information?
Our website is scanned on a regular basis for security holes and known vulnerabilities in order to make your visit to our site as safe as possible.
We use regular Malware Scanning.
Your personal information is contained in a secure database 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, our site is secured and encrypted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology.
We implement a variety of security measures when a user places an order to maintain the safety of your personal information.
All transactions are processed through a gateway provider and your bank and financial data is not stored or processed on our servers.
Do we use 'cookies'?
- Help remember and process the items in the shopping cart.
- Maintain your session alive.
- Compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interactions in order to offer better site experiences and tools in the future.
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. Each browser is a little different, so look at your browser's Help menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookies.
If users disable cookies in their browser: some features will be disabled and the site will not function properly.
What Data is collected, and How is it used?
- Advertising (Google Analytics for Display Advertising and other online advertising platforms): we collect unique device identifiers (cookies, Google Advertiser ID or IDFA, etc.) and usage data.
- Contacting the User (newsletters, notifications, opt-in alerts): we collect personal data (like: username, email address, first and last name, etc.) via registration form and other forms.
- Traffic Analytics (Google Analytics, Google AdWords, TJ Analytics): we collect anonymized IPs and usage data.
- Interaction with external social networks and platforms (Facebook Like button and social widgets, Twitter Tweet button and social widgets, AddThis and PayPal button and widgets, etc.): we do not collect anything but we share usage data.
Deleting your Data
No personal data is maintained for unregistered visitors (i.e. guests) to our site outside of temporary retention of IP addresses for security purposes and of a temporary anonymous unique identifier (via cookie) that allows them to visit the chatrooms. If you are a member of our site, and wish to remove your registration, please contact email@example.com, and we will delete your account within 72 business hours.
If you wish to unsubscribe from our email newsletters, please select the unsubscribe link and you will be immediately removed from our lists.
If you wish to opt-out of alert messages, please go to your 'my page' settings and simply delete the models you no longer wish to follow.
Third Party Disclosure
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. This does not include website hosting partners and other parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe 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.
Third party links
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.
California Online Privacy Protection Act
According to CalOPPA we agree to the following:
- By logging in to their account
How does our site handle do not track signals?
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 place.
Does our site allow third party behavioral tracking?
It's also important to note that we do not allow third party behavioral tracking
COPPA (Children Online Privacy Protection Act)
When it comes to the collection of personal information from children under 13, the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) puts parents in control. The Federal Trade Commission, the nation's 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 specifically do not market to underage people, let alone children under 13. ACCESS TO OUR SITE IS FORBIDDEN TO UNDERAGE USERS.
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 the users via email
We also agree to the individual redress principle, which requires that individuals have a right to pursue legally 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 a government agency 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
- We may also send you additional information related to your product and/or service.
- Market to our mailing list or continue to send emails to our clients after the original transaction has occurred.
To be 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.
- Honor opt-out/unsubscribe requests quickly
- 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
- Follow the instructions at the bottom of each email. and we will promptly remove you from ALL correspondence.
VAT and IP data collection
We collect IP and nation data on all European transactions in order to relay proper VAT payments to the end-users nations as required by EU Directive 2008/8/EC which requires all internet service providers to charge and forward VAT taxes to the nation of the originating end-user. This data is used primarily for tax payment purposes, and the VAT fees are levied through variable pricing and billing in order to make site fees and VAT all inclusive as required under the law of most EU states.
Terms of Service
Use of this site is restricted to persons 18 or over (21 in some nations and jurisdictions.) If you have an issue with your username or password, or need to discuss a billing issue, please write to us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Our primary billers are Ccbill and Epoch. If we cannot assist you immediately, and you have been billed by Ccbill, please contact them directly at email@example.com. If you have been billed by Epoch, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note: you should consume your credits within 90 days from their purchase. As a commodity, credits that are still unusued after 90 days will be kept in storage for you to use, but will be considered as expired from a legal point of view and no related billing issue may be disputed after that time.
Soliciting our models for off-site contact is completely prohibited. Requesting or sharing private contact information is forbidden, and doing so may void your account with us.
2786 Ben Lomond Dr.
Santa Barbara, CA 93105
Last Edited on 2018-05-23