Last Updated on: May 24, 2018
Books in Balance is committed to protecting the privacy of visitors to our website, subscribers to our newsletters and those providing contact information. In addition, Books in Balance is opposed to unauthorized commercial e-mail delivery, otherwise known as spam. Please read the following Privacy and Spam Policy to understand how your personal information is treated. From time to time Books in Balance may offer new information or services that may affect this policy. If you have any questions or concerns regarding this Privacy and Spam Policy, please send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. Spam abuses can be notified at email@example.com.
WHAT INFORMATION DO WE COLLECT?
Books in Balance only collects user-provided personally identifiable information. This information is provided when website visitors complete one of our online forms (examples include newsletter subscriptions or contact forms). The following list includes ways we collect personal information from our website visitors and the type of information collected:
To register online for one of our electronic newsletters, we request certain required information. The provision of this information is mandatory in order to receive our newsletter. Books in Balance relies on a third-party service to collect contact information and distribute our newsletter.
To contact Books in Balance for the purposes of evaluating or engaging our services or to answer your questions, we utilize numerous forms throughout our site. Required information varies depending on the form and at minimum requires mandatory (i) name, and (ii) e-mail address. The provision of this information is mandatory in order to receive a response from Books in Balance. The provision of the remaining information requested on the registration form is optional, unless noted as such.
DOES BOOKS IN BALANCE SHARE MY INFORMATION?
Books in Balance will not share, rent or sell your personally identifiable information with third parties.
HOW DOES BOOKS IN BALANCE USE MY INFORMATION?
Personal information collected by Books in Balance is used primarily for the purpose in which it is collected: to facilitate the distribution of a newsletter, document, membership or inquiry to interested recipients. In addition, Books in Balance may use your information as follows:
- Information may be used in aggregate with other subscribers to review the effectiveness of our marketing programs and analyze other general demographic trends
- We may occasionally contact you to conduct surveys or to obtain feedback on our products, our website, industry trends or other aspects of our business
- To notify you of new information or services that may be of interest to you
- To send promotional materials
Books in Balance uses remarketing tracking cookies and conversion pixels from vendors such as Google, Facebook and Instagram to present special offers to you for our products or services over the Google Content Network, Facebook and/or Instagram. This means you may see an ad for one of our products or services as a result of visiting our website. In addition, Books in Balance uses Google, Facebook and Instagram custom audiences based on emails of subscribers and customers. This allows us to present special offers for our products and services to you via Google, Facebook and Instagram. However, your personally identifiable information is not used by any remarketing service other than to present you special offers from us.
WHAT IF THERE ARE CHANGES TO THIS PRIVACY AND SPAM POLICY?
If we change our Privacy and Spam Policy, we will post those changes on our privacy page. If at any point we decide to use personal information in a manner different from that stated at the time it was collected, we will notify users by way of an email. Users will have a choice whether or not we use their information in this new manner. By default we will use information in accordance with the Privacy and Spam Policy under which the information was collected.
HOW CAN I OPT OUT?
Books in Balance is strongly opposed to spam. We will only send email to users that have explicitly requested to receive an email from Books in Balance. Examples may include:
- Opt-in subscribers to the Books in Balance Newsletter
- Users that complete a contact form
- All communication will be related and relevant to what you have requested.
Books in Balance website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that Books in Balance is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site to read the privacy and spam policies of each and every web site that collects personally identifiable information. This Privacy and Spam Policy applies solely to information collected by this web site.
HOW DO I CONTACT BOOKS IN BALANCE?
If you have any further questions or comments regarding the Books in Balance website or this Privacy and Spam Policy, you may contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
We may disclose personal information when required by law or in the good-faith belief that such action is necessary in order to conform to the edicts of the law or comply with a legal process served on our site.