Effective May 7, 2013:
If you have questions or concerns regarding this statement, please e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Information We Collect
We collect personal information from you on PartyEarth.com when you provide it and in some cases, from third party sources such as credit card companies in order to ensure that your credit card information is up-to-date.
Registration on PartyEarth.com is strictly voluntary. To register on PartyEarth.com, you must provide your name, e-mail address, age, and geographic information. This information is required in the registration process at PartyEarth.com, but we recognize that this is your personal information and, except as we explain below, we do not distribute this information to third parties without your approval. Becoming a registered user on PartyEarth.com enables you to access Party Earth content. At any time, you may review or update the personal information we have collected from you online by logging on with your e-mail address and password and then going to your user profile.
When you sign up for a Party Earth account, we opt you in to receive emails and communications from Party Earth. You can manage your email preferences and opt out of emails via your user profile or by contacting customer service at email@example.com. Note that you cannot opt out of receiving required administrative or legal notices.
Credit Card Policy
To simplify ordering and product fulfillment in the Party Earth Store, we request your credit card number, its expiration date and security code, and your billing and shipping address. We transmit this information safely over the Internet in encrypted form and store it on a secure server. This information is used only to bill you for and ship to you the PartyEarth.com products that you order on PartyEarth.com.
PartyEarth.com logs IP addresses, or the location of your computer on the Internet, for systems administration and troubleshooting purposes.
Third Party Advertising
With respect to the ads appearing on PartyEarth.com, information about your visits to this site, such as number of times you have viewed an ad, is used to serve ads to you.
How We Use Your Information
We use your e-mail address to send you updates and newsletters periodically about new features, special offers and targeted promotional items available on PartyEarth.com. You may choose to not receive certain of these communications by so indicating in your user profile, or in response to one of our e-mails. Each communication will clearly explain how to opt out of future communications. Any demographic information that you voluntarily share with us is used to tailor PartyEarth.com to your interests. We also may share this demographic information with other companies with which we do business.
With Whom We Share Information
We share your personally identifiable information with intermediaries. These intermediaries use your information in connection with processing payments for online purchases and with delivery of e-mail to our registered users. We do not permit these intermediaries to use, store or retain this information for secondary purposes, unless they indicate otherwise in communications to you. From time to time we may allow some of our select partners to send you special promotional offers that we believe may be of special interest to you. You may choose not to receive these communications from our partners by so indicating in response to any of these communications, each of which will clearly explain how to opt out of future communications. You may also opt out of having your personal information shared with these third parties by sending a request to firstname.lastname@example.org to deactivate your PartyEarth.com user account. If you do so, however, you will not be able to take advantage of many of our features, including the right to purchase items from our store; and your account may even be deactivated. We do retain the right to share and transfer all user information with a purchaser of our company or all or substantially all of our assets if that purchaser agrees to abide by the terms of this Policy.
We may disclose personal information if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to conform with the law or legal process or to protect or defend our rights or property.
PartyEarth.com has security measures in place to help protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control. All information is stored in a secure operating environment. When sending sensitive information across the Internet - including purchasing information such as credit cards - we use Secure Socket Layer (SSL) encryption via Authorize.net. Internally, all customer information is protected with multiple security checks. Employee access to the system is limited to the functionality necessary for each person's job. Relevant employees are informed of our security policies and their access to applications and data on our network.
If you still do not feel comfortable about leaving your credit card information on our secured Web site, please contact our customer service department at email@example.com and we'll be happy to help you with your order.
We may provide links to third party Web sites as a service to our users. Please be aware that we cannot control and are not responsible for the information collection practices of such Web sites, which may differ from those of PartyEarth.com. We encourage you to review and understand the privacy policies on these Web sites before providing any information to them.
How You Can Access or Correct Your Information
If you are a registered PartyEarth.com user you can make changes to your personal information at any time by clicking on your user profile, or by e-mailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org. At any time you can also review your personal information in your user profile.
Consent and Opting-Out
Upon request, PartyEarth.com will:
To request a correction or cancellation, send us a message through the Contact Us form on the Site, or e-mail us at email@example.com.
Notification of Changes