Last Updated: March 21, 2023
Information We Collect and How We Use It
We collect various types of information from our users to provide a seamless, personalized experience on our website. The information we collect includes, but is not limited to:
a. Personal Information: This refers to information that can be used to identify you personally, such as your name, email address, phone number, and physical address. We collect personal information only when you voluntarily provide it to us, such as when you sign up for an account, subscribe to our newsletter, or make a purchase.
c. Website Traffic Analytics: To better understand how our website is used and to improve user experience, we employ website traffic analytics tools. These tools collect information about your interaction with our website, such as pages visited, time spent on the site, and referral sources. This information is aggregated and anonymized to protect your privacy.
Third-Party Links and Services
Our website may contain links to third-party websites, services, or applications that are not owned or controlled by us. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the privacy practices of such third parties. We encourage you to review the privacy policies of any third-party websites, services, or applications you access through links on our website.
When you click on a third-party link, you will be directed to that third party’s site or service. These third parties may collect information about you, including personal information, and may use this information in accordance with their own privacy policies and practices. We do not endorse, control, or assume any responsibility for the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third-party websites, services, or applications.
Open Source Licenses
Our website uses open-source software, including Gatsby.js and WordPress. These software are subject to their respective open-source licenses, which grant certain rights and impose certain obligations on users of the software. By using our website, you agree to comply with the terms of these open-source licenses. To view the full terms of these licenses, please visit the following links:
Applicable Laws and Regulations
We are committed to complying with all applicable laws and regulations relating to the protection of your privacy. This includes, but is not limited to, the following:
a. General Data Protection Regulation 2016 (GDPR): We have implemented appropriate security measures to protect your personal data from unauthorized access, use, disclosure, alteration, or destruction. In the event of a personal data breach, we will promptly notify you and the relevant supervisory authorities as required by the GDPR.
b. Colorado Privacy Act (CPA), California Online Privacy Protection Act 2003 (CalOPPA), California Consumer Privacy Act 2018 (CCPA), California Civil Code Section 1798.83, Nevada Revised Statutes Chapter 603A, New York Stop Hacks and Improve Electronic Data Security Act (SHIELD Act), and Virginia Consumer Data Protection Act (CDPA): We adhere to the privacy standards and requirements set forth by these state-specific privacy laws to ensure the protection of your personal information.
c. Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA): Our website is designed to be accessible to all users, including those with disabilities. We strive to maintain compliance with the ADA’s accessibility guidelines. If you encounter any accessibility issues, please contact us here.
d. Digital Millennium Copyright Act 1998 (DMCA): We respect the intellectual property rights of others and will promptly respond to any claims of copyright infringement in accordance with the DMCA. If you believe that any content on our website infringes upon your copyright, please submit a notification to our designated agent here.
e. Children’s Online Privacy Protection 1998 (COPPA): We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under the age of 13. If we become aware that we have collected personal information from a child under the age of 13, we will promptly delete such information from our records.
f. EU-U.S. and Swiss-U.S. Privacy Shield: While we do not currently participate in the EU-U.S. and Swiss-U.S. Privacy Shield frameworks, we maintain a commitment to protecting your privacy and upholding the principles of these frameworks.
g. California Civil Code Section 1789.3: In compliance with California Civil Code Section 1789.3, California residents are entitled to the following specific consumer rights notice: The Complaint Assistance Unit of the Division of Consumer Services of the California Department of Consumer Affairs may be contacted in writing at 1625 North Market Blvd., Suite N 112, Sacramento, California 95834, or by telephone at (800) 952-5210.
We may update this Policy from time to time to reflect changes in our practices, legal requirements, or industry standards. When we make changes, we will update the “Last Updated” date at the beginning of this Policy. We encourage you to periodically review this Policy to stay informed about how we protect your personal information.
Your Rights and Choices
Depending on the jurisdiction in which you reside, you may have certain rights and choices regarding your personal information. These may include:
a. Access: You have the right to request access to your personal information held by us.
b. Rectification: If you believe that any personal information we hold about you is inaccurate or incomplete, you have the right to request that we correct or update it.
c. Erasure: You have the right to request that we delete your personal information, subject to certain exceptions provided by law.
d. Restriction: You have the right to request that we restrict the processing of your personal information under certain circumstances, such as if you contest its accuracy.
e. Portability: You have the right to request that we provide you with a copy of your personal information in a structured, commonly used, and machine-readable format, or to have it transmitted directly to another data controller, where technically feasible.
f. Objection: You have the right to object to the processing of your personal information for certain purposes, such as direct marketing.
g. Withdraw Consent: If our processing of your personal information is based on your consent, you have the right to withdraw your consent at any time.
To exercise any of these rights or choices, please contact us at [CONTACT INFORMATION]. Please note that we may need to verify your identity before processing your request.
We retain your personal information for as long as necessary to fulfill the purposes for which it was collected, comply with legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements. The specific retention period for your personal information depends on various factors, including the nature of the information, the purpose for which it was collected, and any applicable legal or regulatory requirements.
International Data Transfers