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Privacy Policy

This privacy policy has been compiled to better serve those who are concerned with how their 'Personally identifiable' (PII) is being used online. PII, as used in US privacy law and information security, is information that can be used on it's own or with other information to identify, contact, or locate a single person, or to identify an individual in context.

Please read our privacy policy carefully to get a clear understanding of how we collect, use and protect or otherwise handle your Personally Identifiable Information in accordance with our website.

  • Our Contact Information
  • Information Collection
  • Information Usage
  • Information Protection
  • Cookie Usage
  • 3rd Party Disclosure
  • 3rd Party Links
  • Google AdSense - NA
  • Fair Information Practices
  • COPPA
  • CalOPPA
  • CAN-SPAM

What personal information do we collect from the people that visit our blog, website, or app?

When registering to 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 register on our site, subscribe to a newsletter, response to a survey or fill out a form.

How do we use your information?

We may use the information we collect from you when you register, make a purchase, sign up for a newsletter, respond to a survey or marketing communication, surf the website, or use certain other features 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 send periodic emails regarding your order or other products and services.

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.
  • We do not use an SSL certificate.
  • We only provide articles and information, we never ask for credit card numbers.

Do we use 'cookies'?

Yes. Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfer to your computer's hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables the site's or service provider's systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information, For instance, we use cookies to help us remember and process the statistics and location by country, as well as which browser you are using. We also use cookies to help us compile aggregate data about traffic and site interaction so that we can offer better site experience and tools in the future.

We use cookies to:

  • Keep track of advertisements.
  • Compile aggregate data about traffic and site interaction so that we can offer better site experience and tools in the future. We may also use third party services that track this information on our behalf.

You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn of 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.

Third party disclosure.

We do not sell, trade or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personal identifiable information unless we provide you with advance notice. 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 partners 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 right, property, or safety. However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.


Google

We have not enabled Google AdSense on our site but we may do so in the future. We use a custom Google search on our site, but we do not endorse or receive any revenue from Google.

California Online Privacy Protection Act

CalOPPA is the first state law in the nation to require commercial websites and online services to post a privacy policy. The law's reach stretches well beyond California to require a person or company in the United States (and conceivably the world) that operates websites collecting personally identifiable information from California consumers to post a conspicuous privacy policy on its website stating exactly the information being collected and those individuals with whom it is being shared, and to comply to this policy. see more at http://consumercal.org/california-online-privacy-protection-act-caloppa/#sthash.0FdRbT51.dpuf

According to CalOPPA we agree to the following:

Users can visit our site anonymously. Once this privacy policy is created, we will add a link to our home page, or as a minimum on the first significant page after entering our website.

Our Privacy Policy link includes the word 'Privacy, and can easily be found on the page specified above.

Users will be notified of any changes to privacy policy changes:

  • On our privacy Policy page

Users are able to change their personal information

How does our site handle do not track signals?

We honour 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 allow third party behavioral tracking.

COPPA (Children Online Privacy Protection Act)

When it comes to 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.

Fair Information Practices

The Fair 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.

  • Within 7 business days

We will notify the users via in site notification

  • Within 7 business days

CAN-SPAM Act

The CAN_SPAM Act is a law that sets 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, response to inquiries, and/or other requests or questions.
  • 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 and headquarters
  • Monitor third party email marketing services for compliance, if one is used
  • Honour opt-out/unsubscribe by using the 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

Contacting Us

If there are any questions regarding this privacy policy you may contact us using the information below.

[email protected]


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