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I have created this privacy statement in order to demonstrate my firm and continuing commitment to the privacy of personal information provided by those visiting and interacting with this website. I hold the privacy of your personal information in the highest regard. The following discloses the information gathering and dissemination practices for this website.
I recognize the importance of protecting your privacy, and my policy is designed to assist you in understanding how I collect, use and safeguard the personal information you provide to me and to assist you in making informed decisions when using this site. This policy will be continuously assessed against new technologies, business practices and my customers' needs.
When you visit this website you may need to provide two types of information: personal information you knowingly choose to disclose that is collected on an individual basis; and website use information collected on an aggregate basis as you browse this site.
1. Personal Information You Choose to Provide
When you register for any of my products, services or newsletters you will be providing information about yourself.
Credit Card Information
If you choose to purchase “The Shoestring Gardener” you will need to give personal information and authorization to obtain information from various credit services. For example, you may need to provide the following information:
Credit card number
Name on credit card
Credit card billing address
Business and home phone number
If you choose to correspond with me through email, I may retain the content of your email messages together with your email address and my responses. I provide the same protections for these electronic communications that I employ in the maintenance of information received by mail and telephone.
2. Website Use Information
Similar to other commercial websites, my website utilizes a standard technology called "cookies" (see explanation below, "What Are Cookies?") and IP server log files to collect information about how my website is used. Information gathered through cookies and IP server logs may include the date and time of visits, the pages viewed, time spent at my website, and the websites visited just before and just after my site.
How Do I Use the Information That You Provide to Me?
Broadly speaking, I use personal information for purposes of: administering my business activities; providing the product you requested; processing your payment; monitoring the website; and for other lawful purposes.
Furthermore, such information will only be shared with the company you've chosen to fulfill your payment, and with ClickBank who handles the transaction. Personally identifiable information or business information will not be shared with any other parties except as required by law.
Occasionally, I may also use the information collected to notify you via email about important changes to my website, new services, or special offers I think you will find valuable. You may notify me at any time if you do not wish to receive further email contact by utilizing the "unsubscribe" link provided in the email.
What Are Cookies?
How Do I Use Information I Collect from Cookies?
IP addresses are used by your computer every time you are connected to the Internet. Your IP address is a number that is used by computers on the network to identify your computer. IP addresses are automatically collected by my IP server as part of demographic and profile data known as traffic data so that data (such as the IP pages you request) can be sent to you.
Sharing and Selling Information
I do not share, sell, lend or lease any of the information that uniquely identifies a customer or affiliate (such as email addresses or personal details) with anyone except to the extent it is necessary to process transactions or provide the product that you have requested.
How Can You Access and Correct Your Information?
You may request access to all your personally identifiable information that I collect online and maintain in my database by emailing me at the email address shown on my website.
What about Legally Compelled Disclosure of Information?
I may disclose information when legally compelled to do so, in other words, when I, in good faith, believe that the law requires it or for the protection of my legal rights. I may also disclose account information when I have reason to believe that disclosing this information is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against someone who may be violating my Terms of Service or to protect the safety of my users and the Public.
What about Other Websites Linked to My Website?
I am not responsible in any fashion for the practices employed by websites linked to or from my site or the information or content contained therein. Often links to other websites are provided solely as pointers to information on topics that may be useful to the users of my site.
My Commitment to Data Security:
Please note that your information will be stored and processed on servers and computers in the United States. The laws on holding personal data in the United States may be less stringent than the laws of your Country of residence or citizenship. To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, I have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information I collect online.
Email Opt-In/Opt-Out Choices
This site allows visitors to unsubscribe via a link in all emails they may receive, thus allowing them to not receive future messages. After unsubscribing, and as soon as technically feasible, no further email messages will be delivered.
Surveys & Contests
I may request information from users via surveys or contests. Participation in these surveys or contests is completely voluntary and the user therefore has a choice whether or not to disclose this information. Information requested may include contact information (such as name and shipping address), and demographic information (such as zip code and age level). Contact information will be used to notify the winners and award prizes. Survey information will be used for purposes of monitoring or improving the use and satisfaction of this site.
A Special Note about Children
Children are not eligible to order or promote my product unsupervised and I ask that children (under the age of 18) do not submit any personal information to me. If you are a minor, you can purchase or promote my product only in conjunction with permission and guidance from your parents or guardians.
Acquisition or Changes in Ownership
In the event that this website (or a substantial portion of its assets) is acquired, your information would be considered part of those assets, and may be part of those assets that are transferred.