Glowing Embers by Afton is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology
that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. This Statement of Privacy
applies to the Glowing Embers by Afton site and governs data collection and usage.
By using the Glowing Embers by Afton site, you consent to the data practices described
in this statement.
Collection of your Personal Information
Glowing Embers by Afton collects personally identifiable information, such as your email
address, name, home or work address or telephone number. Glowing Embers by Afton also
collects anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as
your ZIP code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favorites.
There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically
collected by Glowing Embers by Afton. This information can include: your IP address,
browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This
information is used by Glowing Embers by Afton for the operation of the service, to
maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use
of the Glowing Embers by Afton site.
Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information
or personally sensitive data through Glowing Embers by Afton public message boards,
this information may be collected and used by others. Note: Glowing Embers by Afton
does not read any of your private online communications.
Glowing Embers by Afton encourages you to review the privacy statements of Web sites
you choose to link to from Glowing Embers by Afton so that you can understand how those
Web sites collect, use and share your information. Glowing Embers by Afton is not responsible
for the privacy statements or other content on Web sites outside of the Glowing Embers by Afton
and Glowing Embers by Afton family of Web sites.
Use of your Personal Information
Glowing Embers by Afton collects and uses your personal information to operate the Glowing Embers by Afton
Web site and deliver the services you have requested. Glowing Embers by Afton also uses
your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services
available from Glowing Embers by Afton and its affiliates. Glowing Embers by Afton may also
contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services
or of potential new services that may be offered.
Glowing Embers by Afton does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties.
Glowing Embers by Afton may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business
partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases,
your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone
number) is not transferred to the third party. In addition, Glowing Embers by Afton
may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send
you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All
such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to
provide these services to Glowing Embers by Afton, and they are required to maintain
the confidentiality of your information.
Glowing Embers by Afton does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such
as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.
Glowing Embers by Afton keeps track of the Web sites and pages our customers visit within
Glowing Embers by Afton, in order to determine what Glowing Embers by Afton services are
the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising
within Glowing Embers by Afton to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested
in a particular subject area.
Glowing Embers by Afton Web sites will disclose your personal information, without notice,
only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is
necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process
served on Glowing Embers by Afton or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or
property of Glowing Embers by Afton; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect
the personal safety of users of Glowing Embers by Afton, or the public.
The Glowing Embers by Afton Web site use "cookies" to help you personalize your online
experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web page
server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer.
Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the
domain that issued the cookie to you.
One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save
you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned
to a specific page. For example, if you personalize Glowing Embers by Afton pages, or
register with Glowing Embers by Afton site or services, a cookie helps Glowing Embers by Afton
to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process
of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses,
and so on. When you return to the same Glowing Embers by Afton Web site, the information
you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the Glowing Embers by Afton
features that you customized.
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically
accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies
if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience
the interactive features of the Glowing Embers by Afton services or Web sites you visit.
Security of your Personal Information
Glowing Embers by Afton secures your personal information from unauthorized access,
use or disclosure. Glowing Embers by Afton secures the personally identifiable information
you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from
unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit
card number) is transmitted to other Web sites, it is protected through the use
of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.
Changes to this Statement
Glowing Embers by Afton will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect
company and customer feedback. Glowing Embers by Afton encourages you to periodically
review this Statement to be informed of how Glowing Embers by Afton is protecting your
Glowing Embers by Afton welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy.
If you believe that Glowing Embers by Afton has not adhered to this Statement, please
contact Glowing Embers by Afton at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the