SECTION 1 – WHAT DO WE DO WITH YOUR INFORMATION
When you purchase something from our store, as part of the buying and selling process, we collect the personal information you give us such as your name, address, and email address. If you purchase our products and services, we collect billing and payment card information. This information is used to complete the purchase transaction.
Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through our public message board, this information may be collected and used by others.
When you browse our store, we also automatically receive your computer’s internet protocol (IP) address in order to provide us with information that helps us learn about your browser and operating system.
Marketing (if applicable): With your permission, we may use your information to let you know about our store, new products and services, discounts and promotions, invitations to participate in customer surveys, and other updates and marketing functions, including via email. You can opt-out of receiving such marketing information at any time (see below). However, if you opt-out, we still may need to communicate with you, including via email, for purposes related to transactions or inquiries, such as order status, returns, payment issues, and the like.
SECTION 2 – CONSENT
How do you get my consent?
When you provide us with personal information to complete a transaction, verify your credit card or other payment method, place an order, arrange for a delivery or return a purchase, 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, we will either ask you directly for your express consent, or provide you with an opportunity to say no.
How do I withdraw my consent?
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 any time, by contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org or mailing us at:
Good Buds Co
P.O. Box 8151
Rochester, MN 55903
Good Buds Co. website may use “cookies” to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.
One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize Good Buds Co. pages, or register with Good Buds Co.’s site or services, a cookie helps us to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same Good Buds Co. website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use any features that you customized.
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of our site or services.
SECTION 4 – DISCLOSURE
We may disclose your personal information, without notice, if we are required by law to do so or in the good faith belief that such disclosure is necessary: (a) to conform to legal requirements or comply with legal process served on us; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Good Buds Co, such as if you violate our Terms of Service, and we initiate legal proceedings or contact legal authorities; or (c) when reasonably necessary to protect the personal safety of our users, customers, or the public.
SECTION 5 – THIRD-PARTY SERVICES
We do not sell or share your information to third parties to market third party products or services. Any use of your data is either for the purposes of your transactions with us, or marketing Good Buds Co. products and services based on your consent. However, we do use third-party providers of various services in the conduct of our business, including e-commerce and order fulfillment, online functions and features, marketing, newsletters, and other matters.
In general, the third-party providers used by us will only collect, use and disclose your information to the extent necessary to allow them to perform the services they provide to us. However, certain third-party service providers, such as payment gateways and other payment transaction processors, have their own privacy policies with respect to the information we are required to provide to them for your purchase-related transactions.
For these providers, we recommend that you read their privacy policies so you can understand the manner in which your personal information will be handled by these providers. In particular, remember that certain providers may be located in or have facilities that are located a different jurisdiction than either you or us. So, if you elect to proceed with a transaction that involves the services of a third-party service provider, then your information may become subject to the laws of the jurisdiction(s) in which that service provider or its facilities are located.
As an example, if you are located in Canada and your transaction is processed by a payment gateway located in the United States, then your personal information used in completing that transaction may be subject to disclosure under United States legislation, including the Patriot Act.
When you click on links on our store, 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 6 – SECURITY
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.
If you provide us with your credit card information, the information is encrypted using secure socket layer technology (SSL).
SECTION 7 – 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.
If our store is acquired or merged with another company, your information may be transferred to the new owners so that we may continue to sell products to you.