Effective Date: December 1st, 2018
- Definitions used in this Policy;
- Data Protection Principles;
- Data Subject’s rights;
- What information we collect;
- With whom it is shared;
- How it can be corrected;
- How it is secured;
- How policy changes will be communicated; and
- How to address concerns over misuse of personal data.
SECTION 1 – Definitions
- Personal Data – Any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person. Collectively all information that you submit to Tie Craft via the Website.
- Processing – Any operation or set of operations which is performed on Personal Data or on sets of Personal Data.
- Data subject – A natural person whose Personal Data is being Processed. Any third party that accesses the Website and is not either employed by Tie Craft and acting in the course of their employment or engaged as a consultant or otherwise providing services to Tie Craft and accessing the Website in connection with the provision of such services.
- Tie Craft, we/us (either capitalized or not) – Tie Craft, Inc.
- Cookies – A small text file placed on your computer by this Website when you visit certain parts of the Website and/or when you use certain features of the Website.
- Data Protection Laws – Any applicable law relating to the processing of Personal Data, including, but not limited to the Directive 96/46/EC (Data Protection Directive) or the GDPR, Colorado HB 18-1128 (Protections for Consumer Data Privacy), and any national implementing laws, regulations and secondary legislation, for as long as they are effective.
- Website – The website that you are currently using, tiecraft.com, and any subdomains of this site unless expressly excluded by their own terms and conditions.
SECTION 2 – Information Collection, Use, and Sharing
We are the sole owners of the information collected on this site. We only have access to/collect information that you voluntarily give us via our contact form, telephone, email or other direct contact from you. We will not sell or rent this information to anyone.
We will use your information to respond to you, regarding the reason you contacted us. We will not share your information with any third party outside of our organization, other than as necessary to fulfill your request, e.g., to inquire about our products and services.
To the extent that you access our Website, we will collect your Data automatically. For example, when you browse our site, we also automatically receive your computer’s internet protocol (IP) address, the date, time, and frequency in which you access and interact with our Website in order to provide us with information that helps us learn about your browser and operating system. This information helps us make improvements to our content and information we provide to you.
SECTION 3 – Consent
When you submit a contact request to us via our website, we imply that you consent to our collecting it and using it for that specific reason only. If we ask for your personal information for a secondary reason, like marketing or purchasing our product or services, we will either ask you directly for your expressed consent, or provide you with an opportunity to say no.
How do I withdraw my consent?
You have the right to request copies of any information we hold about you at any time. You also have the right to request that we modify, update or delete any such information. If after you opt-in, you change your mind, you may withdraw your consent for us to contact you, for the continued collection, use or disclosure of your information, at anytime, by contacting us via the email address, email@example.com, or phone number provided on our website.
SECTION 4 – Third-Party Services
We may use third-party services on our website. Any information collected by a third-party service is subject to the privacy policies of the third-party service provider. These companies do not retain, share, store or use personally identifiable information for any secondary purposes beyond filling your order.
When you click on links on our website, they may direct you away from our site. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of other sites and encourage you to read their privacy statements.
SECTION 5 – Cookies
We use “cookies” on this site. A cookie is a piece of data stored on a site visitor’s hard drive to help us improve your access to our site, analytics and to identify repeat visitors to our site. For instance, when we use a cookie to identify you, you would not have to log in a password more than once, thereby saving time while on our site. Cookies can also enable us to track and target the interests of our users to enhance their experience on our site. Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information on our site. The usage of our website means you’re ok with this.
You can choose to delete Cookies at any time, however you may lose any information that enables you to access the Website more quickly and efficiently including, but not limited to, personalization settings. You can choose to enable or disable Cookies on your internet browser. By default, most internet browsers accept Cookies, but this can be changed. Please consult the help menu on your internet browser to learn more information.
Our website uses Google Analytics, a service which transmits website traffic data to Google servers. Google Analytics does not identify with individual users or associate your IP Address with any other information or data stored by Google. We use data and information provided by Google Analytics to help us understand website traffic and web page usage.
You can opt out of Google Analytics using this browser add-on: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
You can opt out of data collection services for the purposes of interest based advertising using the DAA opt-out program (http://www.aboutads.info/choices) or the NAI opt-out program (http://www.networkadvertising.org/choices)
For EU/EAA users, you can use the following opt-out program: (http://www.networkadvertising.org/choices)
For more general information about Cookies, including how to disable them, please visit https://www.aboutcookies.org. You will also find more information on how to delete cookies from your computer as well.
SECTION 6 – Security
We take precautions to protect your information. When you submit sensitive information via the website, your information is protected both online and offline. To protect your personal information, we take reasonable precautions and follow industry best practices to make sure it is not inappropriately lost, misused, accessed, disclosed, altered or destroyed.
To ensure that your Personal Data receives and adequate level of protection, we have put in place the appropriate safeguards and procedures with the third parties we share your Personal Data with. This ensures your data is treated by those third parties in a way that is consistent with Data Protection Laws.
If you provide us with your credit card information, the information is encrypted using secure socket layer technology (SSL) and stored with a AES-256 encryption. Although no method of transmission over the Internet or electronic storage is 100% secure, we follow all PCI-DSS requirements and implement additional generally accepted industry standards.
SECTION 7 – Disclosure
SECTION 8 – Age of Consent
By using this site, you represent that you are at least the age of majority in your state or province of residence, or that you are the age of majority in your state or province of residence and you have given us your consent to allow any of your minor dependents to use this site.
SECTION 9 – Notification of Changes
QUESTIONS OR CONCERNS
For purposes of the applicable Data Protection Laws, Tie Craft is the “data controller.” This means that Tie Craft determines the purposes for which, and the manner in which, your Personal Data is processed.
If you would like to: access, correct, amend or delete any personal information we have about you, register a complaint, or simply want more information contact you should contact us immediately at firstname.lastname@example.org.