What information we collect, why and what for
Our primary goal in collecting personal information about you is to provide a satisfying experience that allows you to learn helpful information and/or purchase our products and services online from our Web site.
Our site uses various request and order forms for you to request information, order products and services, and join our email and regular postal mail services. We collect contact information (such as your email address and mailing address), and demographic information (such as your zip code).
Credit card processing on your order is done through the independent company PayPal, and as such we do not collect or even see your credit card information at any time. Please see Paypal’s security policy for more information about their privacy practices.
If you sign up for our mailing list, or you purchase from us, your name and mailing address will be added to our print mailing list and our email database. You may, from time to time, receive information from us about new product features, new services and special offers we think you’ll find valuable. You may opt out of receiving future mailings from us by unsubscribing here from our mailing list or opting-out of our emailing list by clicking on the link located at the bottom of any of our emails. In addition, we will not share your personal information with any third party for sales or marketing purposes without your express consent.
As is true of most Web sites, we also track certain information about how you navigate our Web site. This information is not personally identifiable and may include, but is not limited to, the URL that you came from, which URL you go to next, browser type, IP address, internet service provider (ISP), operating system, date/time stamp, and clickstream data.This information, which does not identify individual users, is used internally to analyze trends, for admininstration of the site, and so that we can better serve our customers and improve your online experience with us. As is standard practice on most ecommerce websites, our site may use "cookies"and/or other technologies to help us understand which parts of our site is the most popular; to study the traffic patterns where our customers are going and how much time they spend there; to see if our our online advertising is effective at bringing in customers to our site; or to make the customer experience with our site more convenient or customized.
How Your Information is Stored
All personal information is stored on our secure Web server and internal systems. We use industry standard measures to prevent the loss, misuse and alteration of your information once it is in our care. This website uses Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) encryption on all web pages where ordering with personal information is required. To make purchases you must use an SSL-enabled browser such as Safari, Netscape Navigator 3.0 or later, or Internet Explorer. Doing so protects the confidentiality of your personal and credit card information while it’s transmitted over the Internet.
Links to Other Sites
This site contains links to, and advertising for, other sites that are not owned or controlled by us. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of other Web sites. You should read the privacy policies of each and every web site that collects personally identifiable information.
We may work with third party advertising companies to serve and track OUR ads. These third parties may serve other cookies. Our advertising partners use the anonymous, non-personally identifying information they collect from our site, in the aggregate, to help us better market and serve our customers. In the event that OUR advertisers collect any personal information on OUR behalf, it will not be used by them or disclosed to any third parties.
You must be at least 18 years old to have our permission to use this site. We do not knowingly solicit, collect, use or disclose Personally Identifiable Information about visitors under 18 years of age. If you are a minor, you can use this service ONLY in conjunction with your parents or guardians.
In the (unlikely) event our company goes through a business transition, such as a merger, acquisition by another company, or sale of all or a portion of its assets, your personally identifiable information will likely be among the assets transferred. Notice of any such change in ownership or control of your personal information will be posted prominently on this website at that time.
Changes in this Privacy Statement
We may from time to time update this policy. We will post any changes to our policy on this page so that you are always aware of what information we collect and how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we disclose it.
We always enjoy hearing from you and appreciate your business.