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A. Collection of Information
At different occasions you may be asked for certain types of personally-identifiable information. We hope you will provide us with this information. However, if you do not want to disclose your personally-identifiable information to us, please do not submit it. This does mean that in some cases we will not be able to provide you the service you have requested.
While you are on the Site we may collect personal information from you. Personal information may include, but are not limited to: your first and last name, mailing address, city, state, zip code, telephone number, email address, credit card number, bank information, etc. We may also collect non-personally identifiable information from you when you visit the Site (e.g., your IP address, browser type, domain name, etc.). This information is collected and analyzed in the aggregate in order to improve the function and content of the Site.
B. Use of Information
We will use your personal information for customer service, to provide you with information that you may request, to customize your experience on the Site, and to contact you when necessary in connection with transactions entered into by you on the Site. We may also use your personal information for internal business purposes, such as analyzing and managing our business. We may also combine the information we have gathered about you with information from other sources. We may use third parties to help us operate our business and the Site or administer activities on our behalf, such as shipping and delivery of your order. We may share your information with these third parties for those limited purposes. Unless you tell us not to, we may also use your personal information to contact you about offers or promotions from CWD and selected third parties we think you would be interested in. If you do not want to receive this information, indicate that we may not do so at the point where you give us your personal information. If you change your mind later, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note that changes to your preferences may not be effective immediately.
We may also share your personal information with selected third parties so that you may receive special offers and promotions from them, unless you opt–out. If you would like to opt–out of our sharing your personal information with those third parties, indicate that we may not do so at the point where you give us such personal information or email us at email@example.com. Please note that changes to your preferences may not be effective immediately. We may employ vendors to perform functions on our behalf. Examples of such functions include fulfilling orders, delivering packages, email administrative functions, processing credit card payments, and providing customer service. These vendors are under a contractual obligation to use confidential data received from CWD only for purposes that fall within the functions for which they were hired. We may disclose information that we collect about you when we have reason to believe that this is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against persons or entities that may be harming you, us or others. We may also disclose information when we believe the law requires it. Your personal information may be passed on to a third party in the event of a transfer, sale or change in ownership or our assets. We may also disclose specific information when we determine that such disclosure is necessary to comply with applicable law or to protect the interests or safety of CWD or other visitors to the Site. Financial information is used to bill you for products and services. By making a purchase on the Site, you consent to our providing your financial information to our service providers and to such third parties as we determine are necessary to process your transactions. These third parties may include the credit card companies and banking institutions used to process the transaction. We use demographic information to tailor the Site to the interests of our users. Demographic information may also be shared with other third parties on an aggregate basis.
C. Accessing and/or Correcting Your Information
We give you the opportunity to modify or remove personal information that you have provided to us. You may do so by emailing to us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you identify any inaccuracy in your personal information, or if you need to make a change or would like to verify such information, please contact us so that we may update your information in our records. We will use commercially reasonable efforts to accommodate all such requests. Our contact information is set forth below.
D. Other Sites and Third Party Links
E. Your Choices
We have existing business relationships and may develop other relationships in the future with business partners. In these instances, we may share or otherwise allow access to information that is collected about you that will enable our business partners to contact you regarding products and services that may be of interest.
At the time we collect your information you will be given the choice to accept or refuse the disclosure of your information for such marketing purposes, and for marketing by CWD.
We take reasonable steps to ensure that the personal information we collect about you and under our control remains accurate, timely and secure. We encrypt all of your personal and financial information and use our best efforts to prevent it from being read or intercepted as the information travels over the Internet. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we are committed to protecting your information, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us.
G. Data Integrity
Personally-identifiable information will be kept in active files or systems as long as needed to meet the purposes for which it was collected and the commercial relationship with the customer. We will make reasonable efforts to ensure that the information is accurate and complete.
H. Your IP Address
Each time you visit the Site, our web server automatically collects your IP address and the Web page from which you came. Your IP address is used to help identify you and to gather broad demographic information about you. We also use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our servers, to administer the Site, and to better serve you while visiting the Site.
Accepting the cookies used on the Site does not give us access to your personal information, such as your name, physical address, or sensitive information, such as your credit card number. We may use the cookies to identify your computer. Cookies are typically classified as either "session" cookies or "permanent" cookies.
"Session" cookies do not stay on your computer after you leave our website or close your browser. The aggregate information collected permits us to analyze traffic patterns on our site. This can enable us over time to provide a better experience on our site by improving content and making our site easier to use.
"Permanent" cookies are those that remain on your computer. They are used to facilitate shopping, personalization and registration services. For example, cookies can keep track of what you have selected to purchase as you continue to shop and allow you to enter your password only once on Web pages where a login is required. "Permanent" cookies can be manually removed by the user.
You can find information on popular browsers and how to adjust your cookie preferences at the following websites:
➢ Microsoft Internet Explorer: http://www.microsoft.com/info/cookies.htm
➢ Netscape Navigator: http://www.netscape.com/legal_notices/cookies.html
J. Protection of Children
The Site is a general audience web site that is not specifically designed or targeted at children. We do not knowingly collect, use or disseminate any personally-identifiable information from children under the age of 13. If, however, we become aware that personally-identifiable information regarding a child under the age of 13 has been collected at the Site, we will use such information for the sole purpose of contacting a parent or guardian of the child to obtain verifiable parental consent. If we cannot obtain consent after a reasonable period of time, or if when contacted a parent or guardian requests that we do not use or maintain such information, we will make reasonable efforts to delete it from our records. Upon request by a parent or guardian, CWD will provide a description of the specific types of personal information collected from a child who is under the age of 13.
L. Modification to Policy
M. Questions or Comments or to Contact Us