Website Privacy Policy

WEBSITE PRIVACY POLICY

This privacy policy outlines what information (“Personal Data”) is collected from you (“Subscriber”) and how that information is handled by Tosha Schore (the “Owner”). All is done in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

The Owner respects the privacy concerns of the users of its website, http://www.toshaschore.com (the “Site”). The Owner thus provides this privacy statement to explain what information is gathered during a visit to the Site and how such information may be used.

Please also review the Terms of Use at http://www.toashaschore.com/terms which also govern use of this Site.

The Site provides various ways for you to add your personal information to their database. By clicking on “Submit” “Sign-up” “Buy now” “Purchase” and or any other button that has a similar meaning you are providing your explicit consent to be added to the Owner’s communication system. The Owner may use any reasonable means of communicating with you based on the information you provide. You may opt-out of this at any time by clicking on the “unsubscribe” button included on all email communication.

Use of Information: As a general policy, no personally identifiable information (“Personal Data”), such as your name, address, or e-mail address, is automatically collected from your visit to the Site.

Non-personal information is recorded by the standard operation of the Owner’s internet servers. Information such as the type of browser being used, its operating system, and your IP address is gathered in order to enhance your online experience. The Owner may use non-personal information collected a provided by Google Analytics to help understand where its internet searches and traffic orginates from.

The Site’s various mailing lists, downloads, special offers, contests, registration forms, and surveys may request that you give us contact information such as your

  • Name
  • Mailing and/or e-mail address
  • demographic information such as your age and gender

Information submitted at the time of submission will be used by the Owner to

  • Email the Subscriber the requested information from the Owner
  • Provide Subscriber access to the requested content from the Owner

Legal Basis for Use of Information: The Owner is legally processing Subscriber’s Personal Data based on the following: 

  • The Subscriber has given his or her explicit and voluntary consent to the Owner; and or
  • The Owner has a legitimate interest to process Subscriber’s Personal Data;

Use to Third Parties: Personal Data is never sold or leased to any third parties.

Use to Credit Card Information: The Owner does not store any credit card information it may receive in regard to a specific transaction and/or billing arrangement except as necessary to complete and satisfy its rights and obligations with regard to such transaction, billing arrangement, and/or as otherwise authorized by a user.

All credit card information is handed by Stripe or Paypal.

Use Legal Obligations: The Owner may disclose user information in special cases when there is reason to believe that disclosing this information is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against someone who may be causing injury to or interference (either intentionally or unintentionally) with the Owner’s rights or property, other users of the Site, or anyone else that could be harmed by such activities.

Children Age 13 and Under: The Owner recognizes the special obligation to protect personally identifiable information obtained from children age 13 and under. AS SUCH, IF YOU ARE 13 YEARS OLD OR YOUNGER, THE OWNER REQUESTS THAT YOU NOT SUBMIT ANY PERSONAL INFORMATION TO THE SITE OR TO THE OWNER. If the Owner discovers that a child age 13 or younger has signed up on the Site or provided us with personally identifiable information, we will delete that child’s identifiable information from our records.

The Owner nonetheless encourages parents to go online with their kids. Here are a few tips to help make a child’s online experience safer:

1.    Teach kids never to give personal information, unless supervised by a parent or responsible adult. Includes name, address, phone, school, etc.

2.    Know the sites your kids are visiting and which sites are appropriate.

3.    Look for Website privacy policies. Know how your child’s information is treated.

4.    Check out the FTC’s site for more tips on protecting children’s privacy online

Use of Cookies: Cookies are pieces of information that a website transfers to an individual’s computer hard drive for record keeping purposes. Cookies make using our Site easier by, among other things, saving your passwords and preferences for you. These cookies are restricted for use only on our Site, and do not transfer any personal information to any other party. Most browsers are initially set up to accept cookies. You can, however, reset your browser to refuse all cookies or indicate when a cookie is being sent. Please consult the technical information relevant to your browser for instructions. If you choose to disable your cookies setting or refuse to accept a cookie, some parts of the Site may not function properly or may be considerably slower.

Malware/Spyware/Viruses: Neither the Owner nor the Site knowingly permit the use of malware, spyware, viruses, and/or other similar types of software.

Links to External Sites: The Owner is not responsible for the content or practices of third party websites that may be linked to the Site. The Owner is also not responsible for any information that you might share with such linked websites. You should refer to each website’s respective privacy policy and practices prior to disclosing any information.

Bulletin Boards and Chat Areas: Guests of the Site are solely responsible for the content of messages they post on the Owner’s forums, such as chat rooms and bulletin boards. Users should be aware that when they voluntarily disclose personal information (e.g., user name, e-mail address, phone number) on the bulletin boards or in the chat areas, that information can be collected and used by others and may result in unsolicited messages from other people. You are responsible for the personal information you choose to submit in these instances.

Choice/Opt-Out: The Site provides you the opportunity to opt-in to receive communications from us at the point where we request information about you.

You always have the option of removing your name from any e-mail list in order to discontinue any such future communications. In order to ensure immediate removal from any list, please follow the specific instructions set forth within the communications you receive from the Owner which you no longer wish to receive.

If you are unsuccessful in completing the instructions specified in any such communication, please e-mail us at questions@toshaschore.com, including a copy of the undesired email attached to the request, and state you wish to be removed from the mailing list.

Contact Information for Complaints or Concerns: If you have any complaints or concerns about the Owner or about this privacy statement, please contact:

Via email: questions@toshaschore.com

or

Via regular mail: 565 Bellevue Avenue, #1001, Oakland, CA 94610 USA

Information provided by you via general e-mail inquiries to the Owner such as your e-mail address is used only to respond to your inquiries in the ordinary course of business, and is never shared with third parties.

Security: Security for all personally identifiable information is extremely important to us. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personal information, The Owner cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit via the internet. By transmitting any such information to the Owner, you accept that you do so at your own risk.

Transfer of Customer Information: Customer lists and information are properly considered assets of a business. If Owner merges with another entity, or if it sells its assets to another entity, the Owner customer list and information would be included among the assets transferred.

Subscriber would be given the opportunity to unsubscribe both before and after the sale.

Your Acceptance of These Terms: By using the Site, you accept the policies and restrictions set forth in this Online Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use the Site. This Online Privacy Policy may be revised from time to time by updating this posting. You are bound by any such revisions and should therefore periodically visit this page to review the then current Online Privacy Policy to which you are bound.

Last Updated: June 8, 2018