Your privacy is ]important to me. At C.A. Edwards Books there are a few fundamental principles:
- I won’t ask you for personal information unless I truly need it. (I can’t stand services that ask you for things like your gender or income level for no apparent reason.)
- I don’t share your personal information with anyone except to comply with the law, develop my products, or protect our rights.
- I don’t store personal information on my servers unless required for the on-going operation of one of my services. It is C.A. Edwards Books’s policy to respect your privacy regarding any information that is collected while operating this site.
Like most website operators, C.A. Edwards Books collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. C.A. Edwards Books’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how C.A. Edwards Books’s visitors use this website. From time to time, C.A. Edwards Books may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
C.A. Edwards Books also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on WordPress.com blogs. C.A. Edwards Books only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that blog commenter IP addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog where the comment was left.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to C.A. Edwards Books’s websites choose to interact with C.A. Edwards Books in ways that require C.A. Edwards Books to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that C.A. Edwards Books gathers depends on the nature of the interaction.
Those who engage in transactions with C.A. Edwards Books – by purchasing a product in the store for example – are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions.
In each case, C.A. Edwards Books collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with C.A. Edwards Books. C.A. Edwards Books does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.
C.A. Edwards Books may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. For instance, C.A. Edwards Books may monitor the most popular blogs on the WordPress.com site or use spam screened by the Akismet service to help identify spam. C.A. Edwards Books may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, C.A. Edwards Books does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
C.A. Edwards Books discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on C.A. Edwards Books’s behalf or to provide services available at C.A. Edwards Books’s websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using C.A. Edwards Books’s websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. C.A. Edwards Books will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, C.A. Edwards Books discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when C.A. Edwards Books believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of C.A. Edwards Books, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of the C.A. Edwards Books website and have supplied your email address, C.A. Edwards Books may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with C.A. Edwards Books and my products.
I primarily use my various product blogs to communicate this type of information, so I expect to keep this type of email to a minimum. If you send my a request (for example via a support email or via one of my feedback mechanisms), I reserve the right to publish it in order to help me clarify or respond to your request or to help me support other users. C.A. Edwards Books takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
If C.A. Edwards Books, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that C.A. Edwards Books goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of C.A. Edwards Books may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.
Comments and other content submitted to our Akismet anti-spam service are not saved on our servers unless they were marked as false positives, in which case we store them long enough to use them to improve the service to avoid future false positives.