Stories To Live By, LLC (hereinafter known as “Provider,” “us” or “we”) currently owns and operates the website known as www.storiestoliveby.com (the “Site”) To better protect your privacy we provide this notice explaining our online information practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used. To make this notice easy to find, we make it available on our homepage and at every point where personally identifiable information may be requested.
We are committed to protecting your privacy and committed to developing technology that gives you the most powerful and secure online experience.
Billing and personal information is encrypted whenever transmitted or received online. Personal information is accessible only to staff, agents, or contractors of Stories To Live By, LLC.
This privacy statement applies to all Stories To Live By, LLC-owned web sites and domains. This privacy statement covers personally identifiable information, anonymous data collection and aggregate reporting. Personally identifiable information is any information that is associated with your name or personal identity.
What we collect
During the registration process, the types of personal information you provide to us may include, name, address, phone, fax, email address, social security number, license number, date of birth, username and password, billing information, transaction, and credit card information.
How we use it
We use your personal information for the following purposes:
- To make the site easier for you to use by not making you enter your personal information more than once.
- To deliver services that you request or purchase.
- To help us create and publish content most relevant to you.
- To alert you of product upgrades, special offers, updated information and other new services provided from Stories To Live By, LLC.
- To fulfill any orders for merchandise you have purchased.
- To request assistance or fill out support requests.
- Respond to court orders, to establish or exercise Stories To Live By, LLC’s legal rights or defend against legal claims;
- Share information in order to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, or as otherwise required by law.
Who we share it with
We never sell or rent your personal information. Stories To Live By, LLC may disclose your personal information if required to do so by law (for example, a subpoena) or regulation, or in good faith to (a) comply with legal processes served on the site, or (b) protect the rights and property of Stories To Live By, LLC, or (c) where our records indicate fraudulent activity or other deceptive practices that a governmental agency should be made aware of, or (d) where your communication suggests possible harm to others.
Stories To Live By, LLC may transfer information about Users if www.storiestoliveby.com is acquired by or merged with another company. We are not responsible for notifying Users of such changes.
When you register, www.storiestoliveby.com will not share your information with third parties without your permission, other than for the limited exceptions already listed. It will only be used for the purposes stated above. We use personal information to reply to inquiries, fulfill orders, handle complaints, provide operational notices, keep records up to date to notify you via periodic e-mails of technical service issues, specials, or other related product/service information. Your information may be shared with agents or contractors of Stories To Live By, LLC for the purpose of performing services for Stories To Live By, LLC.
The online registration at www.storiestoliveby.com is designed to give you options concerning the privacy of your credit card information, name, address, e-mail and any other information you provide us. Stories To Live By, LLC is committed to data security with respect to information collected on our site. We offer the industry standard security measures available through your browser called SSL encryption.
Security of your Personal Information
Stories To Live By, LLC strictly protects the security of your personal information. We carefully protect your data from loss, misuse, unauthorized access or disclosure, alteration, or destruction.
Your personal information is never shared outside the company without your permission, except under conditions explained above. Inside the company, data is stored in password-controlled servers with limited access.
You also have a significant role in protecting your information. No one can see or edit your personal information without knowing your username and password, so do not share these with others. You must immediately notify Stories To Live By, LLC at email@example.com if you believe your password has been compromised.
We use SSL encryption when collecting or transferring sensitive data such as credit card and personal information. Credit card numbers are shared with a third party processor for processing payment only and are not used for any other purposes. Our efforts to protect credit card fraud help protect your financial data security.
Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act
Our site is not designed to attract children under the age of 13 and we do not knowingly collect or maintain personal information from children who are under 13 years of age. The privacy of children is very important to us and if we find that a user is under the age of 13, we will take steps to remove that user's personal information from our databases.
User Disclosure of Personal Information
You maintain and assume sole responsibility for your own disclosures of personal information. Stories To Live By, LLC will not be liable for any loss or damage including without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage resulting from your own disclosures of personal information to third parties. The main purpose of www.storiestoliveby.com is to allow user to share inspirational stories and content. Content you share may contain metadata, such as a photo may contain metadata that tells what type of camera was used to take the photo, if you do not want this type of information to be disclosed you must remove it before uploading the content to the website. Understand that all content you post may be indexed by third party search engines and shared with outside social media sites. Stories To Live By, LLC has no control over the content shared with third party websites and your information is subject to the privacy policies of those third party providers.
Access to your Personal Information
We will provide you with the means to ensure that your personal information is correct and current. You may review and update this information at any time by logging into your account.
To protect your privacy and security, we will also take reasonable steps to verify your identity, such as password and username, before granting access to your data.
Our web site is not setup to track, collect or distribute personal information. Our site does generate certain kinds of non-identifying site usage data, such as number of hits and visits to our sites. This information is used for internal purposes only. The statistics contain no personal information and cannot be used to gather such information.
Stories To Live By, LLC Web sites 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. 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 the www.storiestoliveby.com services or Web sites you visit.
www.storiestoliveby.com is hosted in the United States. Please understand that if you access the site from any other country that the laws of the United States concerning personal information collection, use and disclosure likely differ greatly from the laws of your own country. Continued use of www.storiestoliveby.com means that your personal information is transmitted to the United States and that you consent to that transfer.