(Revised January 2, 2023)
This Policy applies to information we collect from you, including 1) on the Website; 2) in email, text, and other electronic messages between you and this Website; 3) when you interact with our posts, advertising, and applications on third-party websites and services, including social media websites, if those posts, applications, or advertising include links to this Policy.
This Policy does not apply to information collected by 1) us offline or through any other means, including on any other website operated by us or any third party; or 2) any third party, including through any application or content that may link to or be accessible from the Website.
Please read this Policy carefully to understand our policies and practices regarding your information and how we will treat it. If you do not agree with our policies and practices, your alternative is not to use our Website. By accessing or using this Website, you agree to this Policy. Your continued use of this Website after we make changes is deemed to be acceptance of those changes, so please check the Policy periodically for updates, which we may add from time to time.
Use by Children under the Age of 13
Our Website is not intended for children under thirteen (13) years of age. No one under age 13 may provide any personal information to or on the Website. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13. If you are under 13, do not use or provide any information on this Website, or on or through any of its features. Do not register on the Website, make any purchases through the Website, use any of the interactive or public comment features of this Website, or provide any information about yourself to us, including your name, address, telephone number, email address, or any screen name or verification of parental consent, we will delete that information. If you believe we might have any information from or about a child under 13, please contact us at 480-207-7744 or toll-free at 844-788-2757.
Information We Collect About You and Now We Collect It
We may collect several types of information from and about users of our Website, including information 1) by which you may be personally identified, such as name, postal address, e-mail address, telephone number, or any other information that is defined as personal or personally identifiable; that is 2) about you but individually does not identify you; and/or 3) about your Internet connection, the equipment you use to access our Website, and usage details.
We collect this information 1) directly from you when you provide it to us; and 2) automatically as you navigate through the Website, such as usage details, IP addresses, and information collected through cookies.
Information You Provide to Us
The information we collect on or through our Website may include:
- Information that you provide by filling in forms on our Website, including information provides at the time of registering your account, subscribing to our service, posting material, or requesting additional services. We may also ask you for information when you enter a contest or promotion sponsored by us, and when you report a problem with our Website;
- Records and copies of your correspondence, including your email address, if you contact us; and
- Details of any transactions you carry out through our Website and of the fulfillment or your orders. You may be required to provide financial information before placing an order through our Website.
You also may provide information to be published or displayed/posted on public areas of the Website, or transmitted to other users of the Website, third parties, and/or the general public (“User Contributions”). Your User Contributions are posted on and transmitted to others at your own risk. Although we may limit access to certain pages, please be aware that no security measures are perfect or impenetrable. Additionally, we cannot control the actions of other users of the Website with whom you may choose to share your User Contributions. Therefore, we cannot and do not guarantee that your User Contributions will not be viewed by unauthorized persons.
Information We Collect Through Automatic Data Collection Technologies
As you navigate through and interact with our Website, we may use automatic data collection technologies to collect certain information about our equipment, browsing actions, and patterns, including details of your visit to our Website, including traffic and location data, and other communication data; the resources that your access and use on the Website; and information about your computer and Internet connections, including your IP address, operating system, and browser type.
The information we collect automatically includes statistical data, which may include personal information, but we may maintain it or associate it with personal information we collect in other ways or receive from third parties. It helps us to improve our Website and to deliver a better and more personalized service, including by enabling us to 1) estimate our audience size and usage patterns; 2) store information about your preferences, allowing us to customize our Website according to your individual interests; 3) speed up your searches; and 4) recognize you when you return to our Website.
Technologies we use for this automatic data collection may include browser cookies, flash cookies, and web beacons.
How We May Use Your Information
We use information that we collect about you or that your provide to us, including any personal information to 1) present our Website and its contents to you; 2) provide your with information, products, or service that you request from us; 3) fulfill any other purpose for which you provide it; 4) carry out our obligations and enforce our rights arising from any contracts entered into between you and us, including for billing and collection; 5) notify you about changes to our Website or any products or service we offer or provide through it; 6) in any other way we may describe when you provide the information; and 7) for any other purpose with your consent.
We may use the information we have collected from you to enable us to display advertisements to our advertisers’ target audiences. Even though we do not disclose your personal information for these purposes without your consent, if you click-on, or otherwise interact, with an advertisement, the advertiser may assume that you meet its target criteria.
Disclosure of Your Information
We may disclose aggregated information about our users, and information that does not identify any individual, without restriction. We may disclose personal information that we collect or you provide as described in this Policy: 1) to our subsidiaries and affiliates; 2) to contractors, service providers, and other third parties we use to support our business and who are bound by contractual obligations to keep personal information confidential and use it only for the purposes for which we disclose it to them; 3) to a buyer or other successor in the event of a merger, divestiture, restructuring, reorganization, dissolution, or other sale or transfer of some or all of Charlee’s Tales’ assets, whether as a going concern or as part of bankruptcy, liquidation or similar proceeding, in which personal information held by Charlee’s Tales about our Website users is among the assets transferred; 4) to fulfill the purpose for which you provide it; 5) to comply with any court order, law, or legal process, including response to any government or regulatory request; and 6) if we believe disclosure is necessary or appropriate to protect the rights, property, or safety of Charlee’s Tales, our customers, or others.
Choices about How We Use and Disclose Your Information
We do not control third parties’ collection or use of your information to serve interest-based advertising. However, these third parties may provide you with ways to choose not to have your information collected or used in this way. You can opt out of receiving targeted ads from members of the Network Advertising Initiative (“NAI”) on the NAI website.
Accessing and Correcting Your Information
You can review and change your personal information by logging into the Website and visiting your account profile page, if you have one.
You may also send us an email at Kara@CharleesTales.com to request access to, correct, or delete any personal information that you have provided to us. We cannot delete your personal information, except by also deleting your user account. We may not accommodate a request to change information if we believe the change would violate any law or legal requirement, or cause the information to be incorrect.
If you delete your User Contributions from the Website, copies of your User Contributions may remain viewable in cached and archived pages, or might have been copied or stored by other Website users.
We have implemented measures designed to secure your personal information from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use, alteration, and disclosure. All information you provide to us is stored on our secure servers behind firewalls. Any payment transactions and other information will be encrypted using SSL technology.
The safety and security of your information also depends on you. Where we have given you, or where you have chosen, a password for access to certain parts of our Website, you are responsible for keeping the password confidential. We ask you not to share your password with anyone. We urge you to be careful about giving out information in public areas of the Website, like message boards. The information you share in public areas may be viewed by any user of the Website.
Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the Internet is not completely secure. Although we do our best to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of your personal information transmitted to our Website. Any transmission of personal information is at your own risk. We are not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures contained on the Website.
Charlee’s Tales LLC
c/o Kara Stancell
909 Electric Avenue, Suite 312b
Seal Beach, CA 90740