Fair Information Practices
'Personally Identifiable Information' (PII) is being used online. PII, as described in US privacy law and
information security, is information that can be used on its own or with other information to identify, contact,
get a clear understanding of how we collect, use, protect or otherwise handle your Personally Identifiable
Information in accordance with our website.
What personal information do we collect from the people that visit our blog, website
When ordering or registering on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your
phone number 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 or enter information on our
How do we use your information?
We may use the information we collect from you when you register, make a purchase, sign up
for our newsletter, respond to a survey or marketing communication, surf the website, or use certain other site
features in the following ways:
• To allow us to better service you in
responding to your customer service requests.
How do we protect your information?
We do not use vulnerability scanning and/or scanning to PCI standards.
We only provide articles and information. We never ask for credit card numbers.
We use regular Malware Scanning.
Your personal information is contained behind secured networks 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, all sensitive/credit information you supply is encrypted via Secure
Socket Layer (SSL) technology.
We implement a variety of security measures when a user enters, submits, or accesses their
information to maintain the safety of your personal information.
All transactions are processed through a gateway provider and are not stored or processed on
Do we use 'cookies'?
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. Since browser is a little
different, look at your browser's Help Menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookies.
If you turn cookies off, some features will be disabled. that make your site experience more
efficient and may not function properly.
However, you will still be able to place orders .
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your Personally Identifiable
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.
Google's advertising requirements can be summed up by Google's Advertising Principles. They
are put in place to provide a positive experience for users.
We have not enabled Google AdSense on our site but we may do so in the future.
California Online Privacy Protection Act
CalOPPA is the first state law in the nation to require commercial websites and online
company in the United States (and conceivably the world) that operates websites collecting Personally
exactly the information being collected and those individuals or companies with whom it is being shared. - 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.
minimum, on the first significant page after entering our website.
Can change your personal information:
• By logging in to your 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 allow third-party behavioral tracking
COPPA (Children Online Privacy Protection Act)
When it comes to the collection of personal information from children under the age of 13
years old, the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) puts parents in control. The Federal Trade
Commission, United States' 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 do not specifically market to children under the age of 13 years old.
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 you via email
• Within 1 business day
We will notify the users via in-site notification
• Within 1 business day
We also agree to the Individual Redress Principle which requires that individuals have
the right to legally pursue 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 government agencies to investigate and/or prosecute non-compliance by
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
To be in 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
• 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 email us at
• Follow the instructions at the bottom
of each email.
and we will promptly remove you from ALL