Effective November 1, 2013
The Drill Sergeant of Life respects each individual’s right to personal privacy. 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. We will collect and use information through our website only in the ways disclosed in this statement. This statement applies solely to information collected at our DrillSergeantofLife.com website. 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.
The Information We Collect
The Drill Sergeant of Life collects information at several points on our website. On some pages, you can order products, make requests, and register to receive materials. For these requests, the types of personal information collected at these pages are: name, email address, mailing address, phone number, and credit/debit card information. On some pages, you can submit information about other people. For example, if you order a gift online and want it sent directly to the recipient, you will need to submit the recipient’s address. We may collect personal identifiable information such as name, email address, mailing address, and/or phone number which our users divulge about other people for purposes of making referrals or gift purchases.
We collect voluntary information through registration forms and order forms. To receive our products and services, personal identifiable information is mandatory in order to verify your payment. Other information we request is optional. Involuntary information is also collected including IP address, click-through statistics, and referring URLs on your visit. We do employ cookies. A cookie is a small text file that our web server places on a user’s computer hard-drive to be a unique identified. Cookies enable The Drill Sergeant of Life to track affiliate referral sales made by our users. Our cookies do not have an expiration date. Our cookies do not collect personally identifiable information.
The Way We Use Information
We use the information you provide about yourself when placing an order only to complete that order. We do not share this information with outside parties except to the extent necessary to complete that oder. We use the information you provide about someone else when placing an order only to ship the product and to confirm delivery. We do not share this information with outside parties except to the extent necessary to complete that order. We offer gift certificates by which you can personalize a product you order for another person. Information you provide to us to create a gift certificate is only used for that purpose, and it is only disclosed to the person receiving the gift.
We use return email addresses to answer the email we receive. Such addresses are not used for any other purpose and are not shared with outside parties. You can register with our website if you would like to receive our email newsletter as well as updates on our new products and services via email. Information you submit on our website will not be used for this purpose unless you complete our registration form or check the appropriate checkbox at the time of one of your orders at our site.
We use non-identifying and aggregate information to better design our website and to share with advertisers. For example, we may tell an advertiser that X number of individuals visited a certain area on our website, or that Y number of men and Z number of women filled out our registration form, but we would not disclose anything that could be used to identify those individuals.
We offer links to other websites. You should be aware when clicking on links to other websites that their privacy standards may differ from ours. We strongly encourage you to read their privacy policies. Our website will eventually offer forums and message boards. Please be advised that information posted in these venues becomes public knowledge. We never use or share the personally identifiable information provided to us online in ways related to the ones described above without also providing you an opportunity to opt-out or otherwise prohibit such unrelated uses. If our policy on information collection or uses changes, we will advise you by sending you and email of change.
Our Commitment To Data Security
To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online including SSL encryption to protect the input of any personal identifiable information.
Our Commitment to Children’s Privacy
Protecting the privacy of the very young is especially important. The Drill Sergeant of Life does not actively market to children and we never knowingly ask a child under 13 to divulge personal information. We never collect or maintain information at our website from those we actually know are under 13 and no part of our website is structured to attract anyone under 13.
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