We recognize that your privacy is important. This document outlines the types of personal information we receive and collect when you use CAT'S STORIES www.catsstories.com, as well as some of the steps we take to safeguard information. We hope this will help you make an informed decision about sharing personal information with us.
CAT'S STORIES www.catsstories.com strives to maintain the highest standards of decency, fairness and integrity in all our operations. Likewise, we are dedicated to protecting our customers’, consumers’ and online visitors’ privacy on our website.
CAT'S STORIES www.catsstories.com collects personally identifiable information from visitors to our website only on a voluntary basis. Personal information collected on a voluntary basis include name, postal address, email address, company name and telephone number.
We may collect personal identification information from users in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to, when users visit our site, place an order, subscribe to the newsletter, respond to a survey, fill out a form, and in connection with other activities, services, features or resources we make available on our site. Users may visit our site anonymously. We will collect personal identification information from users only if they voluntarily submit such information to us. Users can always refuse to supply personal identification information, except that it may prevent them from engaging in certain site related activities.
We may collect non-personal identification information about users whenever they interact with our site. Non-personal identification information may include the browser name, the type of computer and technical information about users means of connection to our site, such as the operating system and the Internet service providers utilized and other similar information.
Our site may use "cookies" to enhance user experience. Cookies are identifiers that transferred to your computer's hard drive through your web browser to enable our system to recognize your browser and for record-keeping purposes, and sometimes to track information about visitors.
The purpose of a cookie is to tell the web server that a visitor has come to the site for the first time, or have returned to a specific page. If a visitor personalizes the site’s pages, or register with any of our site’s services, a cookie enables CAT'S STORIES www.catsstories.com to recall that visitor’s specific information on subsequent visits.
Visitors have the ability to accept or decline cookies by modifying the settings in their browser; however, if a visitor chooses to decline cookies, they may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the site and some parts of the Site may not function properly.
A web beacon is a transparent image file used to monitor a visitor’s journey around a single website or collection of sites. They are also referred to as “web bugs”. They are commonly used by sites that use third-party services to monitor traffic. They may be used in association with cookies to understand how visitors interact with the pages and content on the pages of a website.
Browsers can be set to accept or reject cookies automatically, or to notify a user when a cookie is being requested. Privacy software can be used to override web beacons. Taking either of these actions should not cause a problem with our site.
CAT'S STORIES www.catsstories.com may collect and use Users personal information for the following purposes:
Information you provide helps us respond to your customer service requests and support needs more efficiently.
We may use feedback you provide to improve our products and services.
We may use the information users provide about themselves when placing an order only to provide service to that order. We do not share this information with outside parties except to the extent necessary to provide the service.
To send users information they agreed to receive about topics we think will be of interest to them.
We may use the email address to send user information and updates pertaining to their order. It may also be used to respond to their inquiries, questions, and/or other requests. If user decides to opt-in to our mailing list, they will receive emails that may include company news, updates, related product or service information, etc. If at any time the user would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we included detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email or user may contact us via our site.
In some cases, we may collect information about visitors that is not personally identifiable. This information, which does not identify individual users, may be used to analyze trends, to administer the site, to track users' movements around the site and to gather demographic information about our user base as a whole. The information collected is used solely for internal review and not shared with other organizations for commercial purposes.
We adopt appropriate data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures to protect against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure or destruction of your personal information, username, password, transaction information and data stored on our site.
This website is directed to adults; it is not directed to children under the age of 13. We operate our site in compliance with the Children's Online Privacy Act, and will not knowingly collect or use personal information from anyone under 13 years of age.
We do not sell, trade, or rent users personal identification information to others. We may share generic aggregated demographic information not linked to any personal identification information regarding visitors and users with our business partners, trusted affiliates and advertisers for the purposes outlined above. We may use third party service providers to help us operate our business and the site or administer activities on our behalf, such as sending out newsletter or surveys. We may share your information with these third parties for those limited purposes provided that you have given us your permission.
If CAT'S STORIES www.catsstories.com is sold, the information we have obtained from users through user voluntary participation in our site may transfer to the new owner as a part of the sale in order that the services being provided to users may continue. In that event, users will receive notice through our website of that change in control and practices, an we will make reasonable efforts to ensure that the purchaser honors any opt-out requests you might make of us.
Users may find advertising or other content on our site that link to the sites and services of our partners, suppliers, advertisers, sponsors, licensors and other third parties. We do not control the content or links that appear on these sites and are not responsible for the practices employed by websites linked to or from our site. In addition, these sites or services, including their content and links, may be constantly changing. These sites and services may have their own privacy policies and customer service policies. Browsing and interaction on any other website, including websites which have a link to our site, is subject to that website's own terms and policies.
CAT'S STORIES www.catsstories.com is a participant in the Amazon Service LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.com. Amazon, the Amazon logo, Amazon Supply, and the Amazon Supply logo are trademarks of Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates.
Cat's Stories www.catsstories.com is a participant in the Oliver Poons Children's Brand Affiliate Program, an affiliate products and advertising program designed to provide a means for online businesses to earn commissions by advertising and linking to OliverPoons.com. Cat's Stories www.catsstories.com participates "in association with Oliver Poons". Oliver Poons is a third party vendor (including advertisers) serving content and/or advertisements and collects information directly from visitors and may place or recognize cookies on visitors’ browsers. Oliver Poons utilizes cookies to track sales. Should the customer delete cookies from their browser, there will be no additional tracking. These cookies may remain on a customer's computer for a period of 30 days.
The only cookie we place on a visitor's computer is one that tracks first time and repeat visits, and tracks Click IN and Click Through data. The cookie does not track a visitor's identity or personal information. This cookie does not store information about the visitor's behavior or preferences, other than which sites they came from (Click IN data provided by Tracker Library links) or visited by clicking on outbound links on your site (Click Through data from Links in the Link Library). We only track those visits in order to report to you, our customer, if the visit is a first-time visitor, repeat visit (for a particular page, plus how they came to the site [via Tracker Library Links] and how they left the site [if they clicked on links to other sites]).
CAT'S STORIES www.catsstories.com is a participant in the Zazzle Associates Program, an affiliate products and advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Zazzle.com. CAT'S STORIES www.catsstories.com participates "in association with Zazzle". Zazzle and the Zazzle logo are trademarks of Zazzle.com.
By using this site, you signify your acceptance of this policy and terms of service. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use our site. Your continued use of the site following the posting of changes to this policy will be deemed your acceptance of those changes.
This document was last updated on September 30, 2016.