Last Updated: March 23, 2021
Cookies, Log Files, and Web Beacons
Like many other web sites, we makes use of log files. These files merely logs visitors to the site – usually a standard procedure for hosting companies and a part of hosting services’ analytics. The information inside the log files includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and possibly the number of clicks. This information is used to analyze trends, administer the site, track user’s movement around the site, and gather demographic information. IP addresses, and other such information are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable.
If you wish to disable cookies, you may do so through your individual browser options. More detailed information about cookie management with specific web browsers can be found at the browsers’ respective websites. What Are Cookies?
Personal Data: Personal Data is information that can be used to identify you specifically, including your name, shipping address, email address, telephone number or demographic information like your age, gender, or hometown. You consent to giving me this information by providing it to me voluntarily on my website or any mobile application. You provide some of this information when you register with or make purchases from my website. You may also provide this information by participating in various activities associated with my site, including responding to blogs, contacting me with questions, or participating in group training. Your decision to disclose this data is entirely voluntary. You are under no obligation to provide this information, but your refusal may prevent you from accessing certain benefits from my website or from making purchases.
Social Networking Data: I may access personal information from social networking sites and apps, including Facebook, Instagram, Linkedin, Twitter, YouTube, or other social networking sites or apps not specifically named here, which may include your name, your social network username, location, email address, age, gender, profile picture and any other public information. If you do not want me to access this information, please go to the specific social networking site and change your privacy settings.
Mobile Device Data: If you use my website via a mobile device or app, I may collect information about your mobile device, including device ID, model and manufacturer, and location information.
HOW YOUR INFORMATION IS USED
Your information allows me to offer you certain products and services, including the use of my website, to fulfill my obligations to you, to customize your interaction with my company and my website, and to allow me to suggest other products and services I think might interest you. I generally store your data and transmit it to a third party for processing. However, to the extent I process your data, I do so to serve my legitimate business interests (such as providing you with the opportunity to purchase my goods or services and interact with my website or mobile app).
Specifically, I may use the information and data described above to:
- Create and administer your account; and
- Deliver any products or services purchased by you to you; and
- Correspond with you; and
- Process payments or refunds; and
- Contact you about new offerings that I think you will be interested in; and
- Interact with you via social media; and
- Send you a newsletter or other updates about my company or website; and
- Deliver targeted advertising; and
- Request feedback from you; and
- Notify you of updates to my product and service offerings; and
- Resolve disputes and troubleshoot any problems; and
- Generate a profile that is personalized to you, so that future interactions with my website will be more personal; and
- Compile anonymous statistical data for my own use or for a third party’s use; and
- Assist law enforcement as necessary; and
- Prevent fraudulent activity on my website; and
- Analyze trends to improve my website and offerings.
why i disclose your information
The following are specific reasons why I may share your information.
Third Party Processing: I may disclose your information to third parties who assist me with various tasks, including payment processing, hosting services, email delivery and customer service. For more information, see the “Third Party Processing” Section below.
By Law: I may share your data as required by law or to respond to legal process, including a subpoena, or as necessary to protect the rights, property, and safety of others. This includes sharing information with other parties to prevent or address fraud and to avoid credit risks.
To Protect My Company: I may use your information to protect my company, including to investigate and remedy any violations of my rights or policies. I may also disclose your information as reasonably necessary to acquire and maintain insurance coverage, manage risks, obtain financial or legal advice, or to exercise or defend against legal claims.
Advertisers: I may use third party advertising companies to run and manage my ads, such as Google to produce ads that appears when you visit my Website. These companies may use information about your visit to my website and other websites that are contained in web cookies (as described below) to offer you personalized advertisements about goods and services that might interest you. I cannot control the activities of, such other advertisers or web sites. You should consult the respective Privacy Policies of these third-party advertisers for more detailed information on their practices as well as for instructions about how to opt-out of certain practices.
Other Third Parties: I may share information with advertisers, my investors, or other third parties for the purpose of conducting general business analysis. If I do so, I will make reasonable efforts to inform You if required by law.
Interaction with others: If you interact with others on my website, such as participating in a group chat or a group online course, other users may have access to some of your data, including your name, profile picture, and your history of interaction with my website, such as prior comments or posts.
Online postings: When you post online, your posts may be viewed by others, and I may distribute your comments outside the website.
External Links: My website may include hyperlinks to other websites not controlled by me. I suggest you exercise caution when clicking on a hyperlink. Although I use reasonable care in including a hyperlink on my own web page, I do not regularly monitor the websites of these third parties, are not responsible for any damage or consequences you suffer by using these hyperlinks. I am not bound by the Privacy Policies of any third party website that you access by a hyperlink, nor are they bound by mine. I encourage you to read the Policies of those third party websites before interacting with them or making purchases. They may collect different information and by different methods than I do.
Other purposes: I may disclose your personal data as necessary to comply with any legal obligation or to protect your interests, or the vital interests of others or my company.
My website is hosted by servers located in the U.S. Therefore, if you reside in the European Union, some of your data will be transferred internationally to those servers. Transfers will be protected by appropriate safeguards, namely the EU-ME Privacy Shield. More information on the Privacy Shield can be found at: https://www.privacyshield.gov/welcome.
You may request that I delete your data at any time. However, note that I cannot control the retention policies of third parties. If you wish to have any third parties, including those to whom I’ve transmitted your data, delete that data, you will need to contact those third parties directly. You may request from me a list of all third parties to whom I have transmitted your data.
SECURITY OF YOUR INFORMATION
I will notify you promptly of any known breach of my security systems or your data which might expose you to serious risk.
You have certain rights with respect to your personal data, as outlined below. Note that I may charge you a reasonable fee for actions that you ask me to take with respect to your data. In addition, I reserve the right to request that you provide me with evidence of your identity before I take any action with respect to the exercise of your data rights. Further, your rights may be restricted or nullified to the extent they conflict with my compelling business interests, the public interest, or the law.
Update Account Information: You have the right to update or change any information you have provided to me. To update or delete your information, please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Confirm Personal Data and Its Use: You have the right to request that I confirm what data I hold about you, and for what purposes. You also have the right to confirmation of whether I process your data or deliver your data to third party processors, and for what purposes. I will supply you with copies of your personal data unless doing so would affect the rights and freedoms of others.
Change Consent: You have the right to change your consent to my use of your information. In such cases, I may require you to delete your account with me, as described above, and you may not have full access to my website.
Request a Copy of Data: You have the right to request a digital copy of the data that I hold about you. Your first request for a copy of your personal data will be provided free of charge; subsequent requests will incur a reasonable fee.
Transfer Your Data: You have the right to request that I gather and transfer your data to another controller, in a commonly used and machine readable format, unless doing so would cause me an undue burden.
Delete All Data: You have the right to request that I delete all data that I hold about you, and I must delete such data without undue delay. There are exceptions to this right, such as when keeping your data is required by law, is necessary to exercise the right of freedom of expression and information, is required for compliance with a legal obligation, or is necessary for the exercise or defense of legal claims. Such a request may result in a termination of your account with me and you may have limited or no use of my website.
Emails And Communications: You may opt out of receiving future email correspondence from me by checking the appropriate box when you register for the account or make a purchase. You may change your communication settings by contacting me at email@example.com.
Marketing Communications: You may opt out of receiving any third party marketing communications or having your personal information used for marketing purposes. You may do this by contacting me at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Processing: You may, in some circumstances restrict the processing of your data, such as when you contest the accuracy of your data or when you have objected to processing, pending the verification of that objection. When processing has been restricted, I will continue to store your data but will not pass it on to third party processors without your consent, or as necessary to comply with legal obligations or protect your rights or those of others or my company. In addition, you may opt out of any processing of your data altogether. Note however that doing so may result in the termination of your account and loss of access to my website.
This website is not designed for use by children under age 16, and I do not knowingly solicit personal data from anyone under age 16. If you are under age 16, do not access or use my website or related products or services. If you become aware that I have collected data of anyone under the age of 16, please contact me so that I may delete that data.
CALIFORNIA PRIVACY RIGHTS
The State of California has established its own unique regulations that apply to California residents. If you reside in California, you have the right to obtain from me, once per year and free of charge, information regarding what information I disclose to third party marketers, and the names and addresses of each third party to whom I disclose your data. If you are a California resident and would like to make such a request, please use the contact information listed below.
If you are a California resident and under the age of 18, you have the right to request that I remove any data that you publicly post on my website. To request removal of your data, please use the contact information listed below. Note that while I will remove your data that is publicly posted on my website, I may not be able to completely remove that data from my systems.
The information contained herein constitutes the entire agreement between site users and our company relating to the use of this website.
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