PRIVACY POLICY

OUR COMMITMENT TO YOUR PRIVACY

We, at ShanandToad.com are committed to the full respect of your privacy. We make every effort to keep your information confidential and protect your privacy when using our site and services. Please read this privacy policy carefully since by visiting the Site and sharing information with us you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions of this Privacy Policy unless you offer different terms which are accepted by us in writing.

INFORMATION WE COLLECT

When visiting our Web site, you may opt to provide us with two types of information: personal information you knowingly choose to disclose that is collected on an individual basis and Web site use information collected on an aggregate basis as you and others browse our Web site.

Personally Identifiable Information

ShanandToad.com does not automatically collect any personal information about you. Information we collect through membership registration, newsletter sign-up requests or promotional contests may include your name, e-mail address, geographical location, age and gender. This information is used to customize your experience on our Web Site, and to contact you when necessary in connection with any promotions you participate in. We also use this information for internal business purposes, such as aggregating the data to help us to create a profile of our visitors - as a whole - so that we can build a better understanding of our users and enhance the services we offer. Please note that it is not necessary for you to register or become a member to use our Web site, see products and prices, perform searches, read reviews or take advantage of most features on the site. If you choose to purchase products or services from our partners, you may need to give personal information and authorization to obtain information from various credit services. For example, you may need to provide the following information: Name, Mailing address, Email address, Credit card number, Home and business phone number, other personal information, Email Information etc...

Non-Personally Identifiable Information

Similar to other commercial Web sites, our Web site utilizes a standard technology called "cookies". A cookie is a small text file containing a unique string of numbers or letters that is placed on a computer - to 'remember' your computer when you visit the site. Information gathered through cookies and Web server logs may include the date and time of visits, the pages viewed, time spent at our Web site, and the Web sites visited just before and just after our Web site. This information helps us take polls and better manage the services we offer. This will not collect any personally identifiable information about you. Cookies do not recognize you as a person, just your computer. They cannot be used to obtain other information from your hard drive. For each visitor to our website, our Web server automatically recognizes only the visitor's IP address. We use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server and to administer our website. Upon visiting our website, we assign each visitor a unique ID that is used to track visitor traffic patterns within our website. We also collect aggregate and user-specific information on the pages that visitors access or visit. We reserve the right to retain all website traffic reporting data as long as may be reasonably necessary for accounting and auditing purposes. The Cookies we use do not have an "opt-out" option, yet you still have the option of blocking the use of cookies by changing a setting in your Internet browser. Please see your browser supplier's website for details on how to do this.

How Do We Use the Information That You Provide to Us?

Generally speaking, we use personal information for purposes of administering our business activities, providing customer service and making available other products and services to our customers and prospective customers. Occasionally, we may also use the information we collect to notify you about important changes to our Web site, new services and special offers we think you will find valuable. If at anytime you no longer wish to receive offers from ShanandToad.com, you may "unsubscribe" by using the unsubscribe option within any promotional offer you would receive from us.

INFORMATION SHARING

ShanandToad.com may use third party vendors to help us operate this Web Site or administer activities on our behalf. We may share your information with these third parties for those limited purposes. Any third-party vendor so used has agreed to protect the confidentiality of information provided.

SECURITY

ShanandToad.com employs industry standard security measures to ensure the security of all data. Any data that is stored on our servers are treated as proprietary and confidential and is not available to the public. Access is password-protected and limited to individuals at whose job responsibilities require the access. No transmission of data over the Internet is guaranteed to be completely secure. It may be possible for third parties not under the control of ShanandToad.com to intercept or access transmissions or private communications unlawfully. While we strive to protect your information, ShanandToad.com cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us. You acknowledge and assume this risk when communicating with us.

CONSENT AND CHANGES

ShanandToad.com may find it necessary or be legally obligated to update this Privacy Policy from time to time. When we do, we will post those changes on this page and update the effective date so that you are always aware of the information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances we disclose it. Except as otherwise required by law, modifications to this Privacy Policy will not affect the privacy of data collected by ShanandToad.com prior to the effective date of the policy change unless we provide you direct notice and the opportunity to opt-out of such proposed change.

CHILDREN'S PRIVACY AND SPAM

ShanandToad.com is very sensitive to the issue of children's privacy and makes every effort to protect the privacy of children using the Internet. ShanandToad.com was not developed for or directed at children. If you believe your child has provided ShanandToad.com with any personally identifiable data by registering at our web site, please contact info@ShanandToad.com to have them removed.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY, THIRD PARTY INFORMATION & LANGUAGE

YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT ANY DISPUTE OVER PRIVACY IS SUBJECT TO THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF THIS PRIVACY POLICY AND OUR TERMS AND CONDITIONS (INCLUDING LIMITATIONS ON DAMAGES, AND ARBITRATION OF DISPUTES). YOU AGREE THAT ShanandToad.com'S LIABILITY FOR ANY BREACH OF THIS PRIVACY POLICY SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE VALUE OF THE TRANSACTIONS OR SERVICES PROVIDED TO YOU BY ShanandToad.com TO THE EXTENT SUCH CLAIM IS NOT OTHERWISE BARRED BY OUR TERMS AND CONDITIONS.

You also agree that you have provided notice to, and obtained consent from, any third party individuals whose personal data you supply to ShanandToad.com with regard to: (a) the purposes for which such third party's data has been collected; (b) the intended recipients or categories of recipients of the third party's personal data; (c) which of the third party's data are obligatory and which data, if any, are voluntary; and (d) how the third party can access and, if necessary, rectify the data held about them. It is the express will of the parties that this agreement and all related documents have been drawn up in English.