Date Posted: 2011-09-20
Saddleback Educational collects personally identifiable information such as name, address, phone number, or e-mail address only where it is voluntarily provided by you, such as when you create an account through our Web Site or otherwise contact us. If you are purchasing goods via the Web Site, we will also collect financial information. Such financial information is only used to bill you for your purchases. This information may be forwarded to your credit card company or to other companies that we have contracted with to assist with our billing.
Saddleback Educational does not otherwise collect personally identifiable information from you when you visit the Web Site. At the portions of our Web Site where you may input personally identifiable information, the transmission of this data to us is not over a secure server. When Saddleback Educational receives such personally identifiable information, we treat this information as confidential and recognize the importance of protecting access to it. We may share this information within Saddleback Educational, its affiliates, subcontractors, and employees, for purposes including but not limited to responding specifically to your inquiry, operating our web site, providing additional information about our company and products, and sending newsletters about company and products.
We may share your personal information with other people or companies to, among other things, send you advertising and other promotional offers that we believe will be of interest to you. In addition, we may use your personally identifiable information under the following circumstances: (1) we may respond to subpoenas, court orders, or legal process, or to establish or exercise our legal rights or defend against legal claims; (2) we may share personally identifiable information in order to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, violations of the Web Site Terms and Conditions of Use, or as required by law; (3) we may transfer personally identifiable information if this company is acquired by or merges with another company; and (4) third parties may unlawfully intercept or access information or other confidential transmissions.
In some cases, we may collect information about you that is not personally identifiable, including your Internet protocol address, the type of internet browser you are using, the type of computer operating system you are using, and the domain name of the website from which you may have linked to our Web Site or advertisement. This technology does not collect an individual visitor’s personally identifiable information. Such information is collected in aggregate form and is used to improve the functionality of the Web Site.
In addition, we employ the use of “cookies” in certain areas of our Web Site. Cookies allow us to provide information that is targeted to your interests and make your online experience more convenient. Cookies are stored on your hard drive, not on our Web Site, and most cookies are "session cookies," meaning that they are automatically deleted at the end of a session. You are always free to decline our cookies if your browser permits. You can still use the Web Site if your browser is set to reject cookies. Our cookies do not generate personal data, do not read personal data from your machine and are never tied to anything that could be used to identify you.
We do not intentionally collect or solicit information personally identifiable information about children. If your child submitted information to us and you would like it removed, please contact us.
We make every effort to keep your information current, accurate, and confidential. We ask that you notify us of any changes to your personal information via e-mail, telephone, or postal mail at the address shown below. You may at any time request to be removed from our e-mail list. Please note, however, that any communication or material you transmit to the Web Site through electronic mail or through Saddleback Educational’s inquiry forms, including any questions, comments, suggestions or the like is, and will be treated as, non-proprietary. Any information, suggestions, comments or other data that you transmit to us becomes the property of Saddleback Educational.