Effective Date May 30, 2013
Information You Provide. We collect personal information you provide to us. For example, we collect information when you create an account, create and update your profile, make a purchase, sign up for mailing lists, and when you email, call, or otherwise communicate with us. The types of personal information we collect include, name, postal address, phone or fax number, email address, photo, account information (e.g., membership, and online registration information), demographic information and information about your interests and preferences. We DO NOT store credit cards, bank account numbers, social security numbers, or other confidential banking information.
Automatically Collected Information. We receive certain information automatically whenever you use our site. For example, when your Web browser accesses our site, we obtain certain types of information, such as your IP address, the browser version you are using, access time, and the page you visited before arriving at our site. We may also collect information about your computer's operating system and information about your usage and activity on our site.
Cookies. We automatically collect some data using cookies. A "cookie" is a small data file that our sites transfer to your computer. We deliver these cookies and collect data on our sites. We use the data collected with cookies to help support the integrity of the registration and buying processes on our sites, retain your preferences and account settings, learn about your possible interests so we can personalize our marketing and information to better support your interests, and keep your session active on the site. When you view a video on our site that uses JW Player, a third party (JW Player and/or Adobe Systems Inc.) may set a "flash cookie" on your computer. Visit Adobe Flash Player privacy and security to learn more about how Adobe Systems Inc. protects your privacy. Visit Longtail Video to learn more about the JW Player and its usage of cookies.
Our site uses Google Remarketing, an online marketing tool under the Google Adwords platform. The cookies created by Google Remarketing will be used to serve ads based on past visits to our site. The cookies are not intrusive, and if you desired, you can opt out of them by visiting Google's Ads Settings.
Information from Other Sources. We may also receive personal information about you from other sources and combine or link that with information we have about you.
Our Use of Personal Information
We use the personal information we collect about you for a variety of purposes, for example, to:
- administer your account and communicate with you about order status (such as your payment details and shipping information);
- provide easy access to your billing/shipping information for placing subsequent orders online;
- respond to your comments and questions and provide customer service;
- send you communications about the site and its new products, services, offers, and promotions;
- maintain and display your site profile; and
- We store and process personal information in the United States.
- We use personal information across all sister sites held by Alten LLC. These include but are not limited to: powerpractical.com, thepowerpot.com, altenusa.com.
Sharing Personal Information
Beyond our use of personal information internally, we do not buy, sell, or share personal information with third parties. This excludes information that is shared to comply with a court-ordered subpoena or government regulation.
You may opt out of receiving promotional emails from the site by following the instructions in those emails. You may also change your postal mail and email preferences by contacting us at http://www.thepowerpot.com/contact. If you opt out, we may still send you non-promotional emails, such as emails about your purchases, account, membership or our ongoing business relations.
If your personal or contact information changes, we invite you to update your information. You can make changes to your account profile information any time by logging in and clicking the "My Account" link on the menu. You can also request changes to your personal information and request that we not disclose your information to third-parties for their own marketing purposes by contacting our Customer Service department at http://www.thepowerpot.com/contact.
You can also choose to stop collection of data by cookies on this site. Cookies set by the site's agent can be disabled by adjusting your browser's cookie settings.
Security Of Personal Information
The administration team of the site works hard to keep your personal information secure. While we do not store any critical information such as credit card numbers or banking information, we do store some confidential contact information. To prevent third-parties from accessing this information we employ a variety of methods to keep our server and database software up to date. We also make extensive use of SSL certificates to encrypt confidential data sent to and from our server. For more information please contact us at http://www.thepowerpot.com/contact.
Changes to this Policy
Thepowerpot.com may change this Policy from time to time. If we make any changes to this Policy, we will notify you by changing the "Effective Date" date above or as required by law.
If you have any questions, comments or concerns about this Policy or about our privacy practices, please contact us at http://www.thepowerpot.com/contact or mail us at the following address:
244 W 300 N Ste 210
Salt Lake City, Utah 84103