How do you use information collected from me?
Our primary goal in collecting personal information is to provide our visitors with a superior online experience. Among other things, we use customer contact information to:
- send service and promotional emails
- promote accountability for comments and suggestions made on the site
We may analyze customer behavior on the site for product development purposes, and to improve the design of our site. Any information we collect is used to:
- improve the content and navigation of our site
- enhance user experiences when visiting our site
- customize the content and/or layout of our pages
- notify consumers about updates to our site
- email members (who have opted-in to receive emails) for marketing purposes
- enhance our services or marketing efforts
How do you collect information from me?
We gather information in the following ways:
- When You Look: We collect IP addresses for the purposes of system administration, to gather broad demographic information, and to monitor the level of activity on our sites. We collect information from visitors to each of our sites regarding the referring URL, your IP address, which browser you used to come to any one of our sites, the country, state and telephone area code where your server is located and the pages of any one of our sites that you viewed during your visit.
- Contact Information: If you want to make comments and suggestions on the website, we require you to provide a user name and email address in order to promote accountability for comments and suggestions. If you contact us by phone call, email or letter, we may keep a record of your contact information, correspondence or comments. If you report a problem with our site, we may collect such information in a file specific to you. If you provide us feedback, we may ask for your name and email address in order to send you a reply.
- Affiliate Programs: Where applicable, you may purchase products from us through a link to one of our Affiliates’ websites. Select Affiliates are independent online stores which pay us a commission or a referral fee on sales made by those who click over to Affiliate Sites. Please note that these partners and Affiliates may collect information from you independently of us, and we have no control over the use of such information by such Affiliates. The use and gathering of such data will be subject to the Affiliates’ policies. For additional information, see the Third Party Links section below.
How do you protect visitor information?
We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information. Your personal information is contained behind secured networks and is only accessible by a limited number of people who have special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential.
Do you disclose the information that you collect to outside parties?
We do not sell, trade or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information unless we provide you with advance notice, except as described below. The term “outside parties” does not include website hosting partners and other parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or assisting 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 our 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
In an attempt to provide you with increased value, we may include third party links on our site. These linked 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 linked sites.
Changes to our Policy
Questions and Feedback
We welcome your questions, comments and concerns about privacy. Please contact us with any and all feedback pertaining to privacy or any other issue.
Online Policy Only