Section 8. INFORMATION COLLECTED
Information in exchange for products or services - From time to time, we ask for personal information, such as names, e-mail addresses, phone numbers, credit card numbers, account information and/or billing addresses in an exchange for our product, content, or Services.
Log Files - Modern websites often collect user data in the form of log files. This is a modern way to log when and from where a user enters our website. This data may include information such as internet protocol (IP) addresses, browsers, date and time stamps, referral links through which you entered our website, demographic information, and the number of clicks a user makes on our site. This information is separate from Personal Information described above, and does not include information that is personal to you on an individual level. This information is used to track general traffic flow and usage of our website, in addition to other trends and statistics such as the number of visitors to a certain page on our website.
Transaction Information - When you download or purchase a product from our website, certain information may be collected, such as the date of the purchase and product details. This information is collected and used for internal purposes only, in order to enhance the general user experience. If you purchase one of our products, certain data is required to fulfill your request, such as credit card numbers/expirations/security codes, billing information and addresses, zip codes, and names, which will be processed through a third-party payment program. This information will not be shared intentionally with any party other than the third-party programs responsible for processing your payment and procuring payment to us.
Third-Party Information - From time to time, we may receive information from third party plug ins or programs such as Stripe, Google, Wix, or through social media platforms.
B. INFORMATION MAY BE COLLECTED IN ONE OR MORE OF THE FOLLOWING WAYS:
Provided by you, the user - Our website may ask you to input Personal Information from time to time. For instance, we request your e-mail address and name to send you a protected piece of content or may ask for your e-mail address when you have a question relating to customer service or consultations.
Collected from internet browsers or devices - From time to time, data is collected and sent to us automatically by your web browser or device. Information collected in this category tends to include your IP address, links clicked, pages visited, and time stamps of visits. This information tends not to be personally identifiable.
Section 9. INFORMATION USED
A. BY USING OUR WEBSITE, YOU HEREBY AGREE THAT ANY AND ALL INFORMATION COLLECTED IN SECTION 8 HERETO MAY BE USED FOR THE FOLLOWING PURPOSES:
To provide content, products, and other Services to you;
To process and fulfill any purchases or orders, which may include sending e-mails to you;
To communicate with you, such as via e-mail, including promotional e-mails, newsletters, and product attachments;
To provide customer service and manage individual accounts;
To provide a you with a personalized online experience;
To grant you access to certain content and services online;
To educate us on our user’s tendencies and preferences;
To fulfill a contract we have with you;
To optimize our website and our users’ experience;
To prevent, mitigate, and investigate security breaches;
To verify or authenticate information;
To respond to lawful requests from government authorities, if applicable;
To resolve disputes with users;
To prevent fraud or security issues;
To fulfill or enforce our agreements with third-parties;
To protect our legitimate business interests, which include but are not limited to: i) providing or administering Services to you and our users; ii) maintaining records; iii) analyzing data for business purposes and quality assurance; iv) communicating with you regarding the administration of Services and our obligations associated therewith; v) legal purposes, such as in dispute resolution, litigation, investigations, or regulatory purposes.
B. THE PERSONAL INFORMATION COLLECTED AND USED MAY BE SHARED WITH CERTAIN THIRD-PARTIES. PERSONAL INFORMATION MAY BE SHARED IN THE FOLLOWING WAYS:
Service providers - Personal Information may be shared with third-party programs, platforms, and providers in exchange for data, analytics, reports, or confidentiality agreements. Third-party providers include, but are not limited to, the following: website hosts, e-commerce platforms, payment providers and payment processors, website plugins, e-mail servicing programs, marketing consultants, and brand advisors. These third-party providers shall only collect, use, maintain and share your information to the extent that doing so furthers the services they provide to us. Any use beyond that scope shall be deemed an unauthorized use, of which you hereby agree to indemnify us.
Asset Sale or Transfer - Personal Information may also be shared in the event of a merger, acquisition, asset sale, or other transfer of our business and assets.
Legal and/or Regulatory Disclosures - Personal Information may also be shared if necessary to further a legal, regulatory, audit, or professional investigation.
C. THE PERSONAL INFORMATION THAT IS COLLECTED WILL BE STORED IN A COMMERCIALLY REASONABLE MANNER FOR AS LONG AS IS NECESSARY TO PROTECT OUR LEGITIMATE BUSINESS INTERESTS, AND TO COMPLY WITH APPLICABLE LAW. WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO COLLECT AND STORE YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION TO THE EXTENT THAT IT IS NOT PROHIBITED BY LAW.
D. WE DO NOT SELL OR LICENSE YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION TO THIRD-PARTIES FOR THEIR OWN MARKETING OR COMMERCIAL PURPOSES WITHOUT YOUR CONSENT.
Section 10. CHOICE AND OPT-OUT
Cookies & Behavioral Based Advertising - We may work with third-parties, such as Google and Facebook, for marketing, advertising and other legitimate business purposes. For information as to how you can opt-out of some of these advertising services, be sure to change your internet browser’s settings to block cookies or ask permission before collecting cookies.
E-mail Marketing - We may, from time to time, require your e-mail address and other Personal Information to use our Services. If you do not want us to contact you via e-mail for promotional purposes, account management, updates, or product information, then you can elect not to share your e-mail address with us (although it may nevertheless be necessary to utilize a certain Service). At any time, you may manage your e-mail subscription preferences by contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org or at the link on the bottom of each e-mail sent by us.
Google Analytics - In order to opt out of Google Analytics, you may visit: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
European Union - Residents of the European Union may have the following rights with respect to the collection and use of their Personal Information: i) right to review, verify, correct, and request erasure of your Personal Information that we collect and store; ii) limit, restrict, or object to the use of your Personal Information under certain circumstances; iii) the right to request the transfer of your Personal Information to another party under certain circumstances. For more information regarding your rights to your Personal Information in the European Union, please visit: https://ec.europa.eu/info/law/law-topic/data-protection/reform/rights-citizens_en.
California - Residents of California who are users of our site may request certain information regarding the disclosure of their Personal Information to third-parties for marketing purposes. All requests of this nature should be specific and addressed via e-mail to email@example.com Users may also utilize a preference on their internet browser called Do Not Track. However, we may not respond to Do Not Track settings. For more information about California Do Not Track and your rights as a California resident with respect to your Personal Information, please visit: www.allaboutdnt.org.