Table of Contents
- What Data We Collect
- How We May Collect Your Data
- How We May Use Your Data
- Where We Store Your Data
- How We Secure Your Data
- How Long We Keep Your Data
- How You Can Access, Correct or Remove Your Personal Data
- Compliance with Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act
- Cookies and Other Technologies
- Links to Other Websites
- Release of Information
- Agreeing to Terms
What Data We Collect
Routine data is collected by all web servers about their visitors. This happens whenever you interact with a website, but the data cannot identify specific individuals. The information includes, but is not limited to, IP addresses, browser details, timestamps and referring pages.
How We May Collect Your Data
HonestGrounds.com may collect information from you in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to, browsing the site, registering on the site, using the site’s search function, filling out a form, leaving a comment, or contacting us, and in connection with other activities, services, features or resources we make available on our site.
You can always refuse to supply personally identifiable information and visit our site anonymously. However, it may prevent you from engaging in certain site-related activities.
Information you provide
This includes data that you enter, for example, your name and email address to subscribe to our mailing list.
Information collected automatically
This includes information that is automatically stored by cookies and other session tools. When you use our services or look at the contents of our website, your activities may be logged. This information is used to improve your customer experience.
Information from third parties
We may receive data from third parties such as analytics providers (such as Google), advertising networks (such as Facebook), search information providers (such as Google), and other service providers. This data is not personally identifiable.
Embedded content from other websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.
Publicly available information
How We May Use Your Data
We will not disclose, sell or distribute your information to any third party without your permission unless we are required to do so by law or to obtain professional advice.
We may communicate with you for the purpose of customer service, such as responding to inquiries/questions/requests.
The data we collect from monitoring the use of our website is used to analyze and improve various aspects of our operations, such as: site design and performance, content development, product and service offerings, marketing efforts, and security measures.
Whatever communications you opt to receive from us will be sent using the data you provide. In addition, from time to time, we may contact you about new content, products, services or events that are relevant to your interests.
Where We Store Your Data
Information collected by HonestGrounds.com is stored and/or processed by the following organizations:
Internet Service Provider
Email Marketing Service Provider
How We Secure Your Data
We do our best to protect your information from any unauthorized access, misuse, or disclosure. This includes our own data security procedures, which include ensuring that the service providers we use have robust security measures in place as well.
However, you acknowledge that the personal information you voluntarily share could be accessed or tampered with by a third party. You agree that we are not responsible for any intercepted information shared through our site without our knowledge or permission. Additionally, you release us from any and all claims arising out of or related to the use of such intercepted information in any unauthorized manner. You agree to notify us for any breach of security or unauthorized use of your information.
How Long We Keep Your Data
How You Can Access, Correct or Remove Your Personal Data
Please email [email protected].
Compliance with Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act
This website is directed to adults. It is not directed to children under the age of 16. We operate our site in compliance with current regulations. Anyone under the age of 18 must provide parental consent to use this site. We do not knowingly collect or use personally identifiable information from anyone under 18 years of age.
Cookies and Other Technologies
For more information about cookies, visit allaboutcookies.org.
Amazon Services LLC Associates Program
Refusing cookies should not cause a problem with continued access to our site, but you may not be able to fully experience certain features.
We use the tracking pixel from Facebook Inc on our website.
This allows user behavior to be tracked after they have been redirected to the provider’s website by clicking on a Facebook ad. This enables us to measure the effectiveness of our ad campaigns.
The data collected is anonymous to us. However, this data is stored and processed by Facebook, who may link this information to your Facebook account and also use it for its own promotional purposes, in accordance with Facebook’s Data Usage Policy at https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/.
Links to Other Websites
Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.
Release of Information
If we sell HonestGrounds.com, the information we have obtained from you through your voluntary participation in our site may transfer to the new owner as a part of the sale so that the service provided to you may continue. In that event, you will receive notice through our website of that change in control and practices, and we will make reasonable efforts to ensure that the purchaser honors any opt-out requests you might make.
HonestGrounds.com reserves the right to make changes in this policy. We encourage Users to frequently check this page for any changes to stay informed about how we are helping to protect the personal information we collect.
Agreeing to Terms
Last updated: November 17, 2018