Personal Identification Information
We collect certain personal information that you voluntarily provide to us. For example, we collect your name, email address, user name, social network information and other information you provide us when you register, set up an account, contact us by e-mail or use our services. We may also obtain information from other companies and combine that with information we collect on the Fiction and Food website; for example, when you link your account with Facebook, we might have access to your name.
Non-Personal Identification Information
When you visit the Site, we automatically collect some information. For example, it is standard for your Web browser to automatically send information to every Web site you visit, including ours. Such information includes your computer’s Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, access times, browser type and language, and referring Web site addresses. We also collect information about your computer’s operating system and information about your usage and activity on the Site.
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How We Use Collected Information
Fiction and Food collects and uses Users personal information for the following purposes:
- To personalize user experience – we may use information in the aggregate to understand how our Users as a group use the services and resources provided on our Site.
- To improve our Site – we continually strive to improve our website offerings based on the information and feedback we receive from you.
- To improve customer service – your information helps us to more effectively respond to your customer service requests and support needs.
- To process transactions – 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 administer a content, promotion, survey or other Site feature – to send Users information they agreed to receive.
- To send periodic emails.
The email address Users provide at registration will be used for registration verification, order processing, and Service updates and promotions. It may also be used to respond to User inquiries, and/or other requests or questions.
How We Protect Your Information
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.
Sensitive and private data exchange between the Site and its Users happens over a SSL secured communication channel and is encrypted and protected with digital signatures.
User passwords and Credit Card information are never stored on the Site.
We take reasonable security measures to protect your personal information (including preventing the loss, misuse, unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration and destruction of your personal information). However, we cannot guarantee that unauthorized third parties will not be able to defeat our security measures. If you use a password on the Fiction and Food website, you are responsible for keeping it confidential. Do not share it with any other person. If you believe your password has been misused or your account compromised, please advise us immediately.
With Whom We Share Your Personal Information
Personal information (and non-personal information) collected through the Fiction and Food website may be shared with companies and organizations that perform services on our behalf (for example, companies that provide data management or other support services to us such as data storage and Web hosting services). We may share your personal information (and non-personal information) with third parties to serve you relevant advertising and market our products, but we won’t sell your personal information.
Also, we may disclose the personal information we collect through the Fiction and Food website when we, in good faith, believe disclosure is appropriate to:
- comply with applicable law (e.g., in response to a valid court order or subpoena);
- prevent or investigate a possible crime, such as fraud or identity theft;
- enforce the Terms of Fiction and Food website or other agreements that govern your use of the Fiction and Food website and/or our services;
- to protect the rights, property or safety of us, our users or others; or
- to protect your vital interests.
Modifying Your Information – Opt-Out / Opt-In
We respect your right to make choices about the ways we collect, use and disclose your personal information. You may update or modify your information or change your privacy preferences at any time by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org or, in some instances, via the Fiction and Food website. You may opt out of receiving promotional communications from us, including, but not limited to, promotional emails, by emailing us at email@example.com. Transactional service communications (such as messages about your registration) are not subject to the foregoing opt-out procedures. Requests to disable your account, reset your password, or delete your account and remove your user information should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org for faster processing.
Third Party Websites
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.
Do Not Track
The Fiction and Food website does not currently observe Do Not Track settings.
A Note to California Residents
If you are a California resident, California Civil Code Section 1798.83 permits you to request information regarding the disclosure of your personal information (if any) by Fiction and Food to third parties for the third parties’ direct marketing purposes. To make this request, please email email@example.com or contact us using this address: Fiction and Food., Attn: Legal, 25 N 160 E Shoshone, ID 83352.
If you are a California resident under the age of 18, and a registered user of any site where this policy is posted, California Business and Professions Code Section 22581 permits you to request and obtain removal of content or information you have publicly posted. To make such a request, please send an email with a detailed description of the specific content or information to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please be aware that such a request does not ensure complete or comprehensive removal of the content or information you have posted and that there may be circumstances in which the law does not require or allow removal even if requested.
Your Acceptance of these Terms
By using this Site, you signify your acceptance of this policy. If you do not agree to this policy, do not use the Site. Your continued use of the Site following the posting of changes to this policy will be deemed your acceptance of those changes.