- What Personally Identifiable Information is collected from You, how it is used and with whom it may be shared;
- What choices are available to You regarding the use of Your information; and
- The security procedures in place to protect the misuse of Your information.
Scope Of Policy
“Personally Identifiable Information” means information that can be used to identify You as an individual, such as:
- Your name, company (if applicable), email address, phone number, billing address and shipping address
- Your Company account username and password
- Your credit card information
- Any account-preference information You provide Us
During the purchase process, you will be required to give certain Personally Identifiable Information (such as your name, address, payment information and other contact information as listed above).
What We Do With Your Personally Identifiable Information
It is always up to You whether to disclose Personally Identifiable Information to Us, although if You elect not to do so, We reserve the right not to provide You with any products.
If You do provide Personally Identifiable Information to Us, either directly or through a vendor or other business partner, We will:
- Take commercially reasonable precautions to protect the information from loss, misuse and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration and destruction;
- Not use or disclose the information, except:
- as necessary to protect the rights, safety, or property of Company, its customers or others; this may include exchanging information with other organizations for fraud protection and/or risk reduction.
When We May Use Or Disclose Your Personal Information
We may share aggregate, non-identifying user information with partner companies when a user has requested a product that uses the services of an outside company (for example, to our manufactures, vendors or distributors). The information given will only be that which is necessary to provide the service or product requested.
Service Providers. We may transfer (or otherwise make available) Your personal information to third parties that help Us provide our services and products. For example, We use third party service providers to authorize and process payments, ship and deliver products, administer surveys or run promotions. Your personal information may be maintained and processed by our third party service providers in the United States or in other jurisdictions. Our service providers are given the information they need to perform their designated functions and We do not authorize them to use or disclose personal information for their own marketing or other purposes.
Online Advertisements. We do not share Personally Identifiable Information about individual customers with advertisers. We may display online advertisements and We may share aggregated and non-identifying information about our users that We collect through the order process or through online surveys and promotions with certain advertisers. In some instances, We use this aggregated and non-identifying information to deliver tailored advertisements.
Customer Surveys. We may share customer information obtained from customer surveys within Company and our corporate family and with trusted third parties to develop or provide products and services that We believe would be of interest to our customers.
Law Enforcement and Special Cases. We cooperate with government and law enforcement officials to enforce and comply with the law. We will disclose any information about customers upon a valid request by government or law officials as We, in our sole discretion, believe necessary or appropriate to respond to claims and legal process (including, without limitation, subpoenas), to protect Your property and rights, or the property and rights of a third party, to protect the safety of the public or any person, or to stop activity that We consider illegal or unethical.
Other Information We Collect
We may collect other information that cannot be readily used to identify You. We may use this information, individually or in the aggregate, for technical administration of our website(s), product research and development, customer and account administration, and to help us focus our marketing efforts more precisely.
External Data Storage Sites
We may store your data on servers provided by third party hosting vendors with whom We have contracted.
Correcting/Updating Personal Information. If Your information changes, or if You no longer desire our services, We will endeavor to provide a way to correct, update or remove your personal data in our records. In most cases, this can be achieved by contacting us by visiting our Contact Us page located at https://vegancheesecake.net/pages/contact-us.
Opt Out. By default, users will receive invoices, any system updates, Company’s newsletters and other mailings. Users are able to opt out of newsletters and mailings by using the unsubscribe link in any promotional email or as otherwise provided in the communication. Please note that users may not opt out of receiving important emails about their accounts and product orders.
Public Forums. Please remember that any information You may disclose or post on public areas of our website becomes public information. You should exercise caution when deciding to disclose personal information in these public areas. To request removal of Your personal information from our community forums or testimonials, contact Us by visiting our Contact Us page located at https://vegancheesecake.net/pages/contact-us. In some cases, We may not be able to remove your personal information, in which case We will let you know why We are unable to do so.
How We Protect Your Personally Identifiable Information
Company employs well-established security measures to safeguard our systems and Your Personally Identifiable Information. However, We cannot control all the users and activities on our website and elsewhere, and therefore We cannot guarantee that such information will never be compromised.
We further protect Your information from potential security breached by implementing certain technological security measures. However, these measures do not guarantee that Your information will not be accessed, disclosed, altered or destroyed. By using our Site, You acknowledge that You understand and agree to assume this risk.
Your Privacy Responsibilities
To help protect Your privacy, be sure to take customary precautions to guard against “malware” (viruses, Trojan horses, bots, etc.), for example by installing and updating suitable anti-virus software.
Information Collected From Children
You must be at least 13 years old to use Company’s website, services and to purchase our products. Company does not knowingly collect information from children under 13.
U.S. Based Service
Our center of operation is in New Jersey, USA. Your Personally Identifiable Information therefore is held in the United States and any transactions are processed in US Dollars on servers within the United States. As such, all information is held in accordance with United States laws and procedures, which differ from those in other countries. By using our services, You acknowledge that You understand and agree to these data policies.
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