Privacy Policy

PLEASE READ THIS PRIVACY POLICY CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS SITE.

By using www.exploringwithcody.com, you are consenting to this Privacy Policy.

EXPLORING WITH CODY™ is committed to protecting your privacy online. This Privacy Policy describes the information we collect through this website at www.exploringwithcody.com (the “Site”), and how we collect that information.

Your information, whether public or private, will not be sold, exchanged, transferred, or given to any other company without your consent other than what is expressed in this Privacy Policy.

Cody Buffinton, doing business as EXPLORING WITH CODY™, may revise and update this Privacy Policy at any time. There will be no notifications of such updates. It is your responsibility to revisit this page to check for any updates. Your continued usage of the www.exploringwithcody.com website (“Site”) will mean you accept these changes.

What Information We Collect

We collect various types of information from you when you use this Site, subscribe to our newsletter, or fill out a form. When performing an action on our Site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter personal information such as your name, email address, mailing address, phone number or credit card information. By simply browsing this Site, we may also be collecting information such as your domain name, IP address, and traffic data.

Cookies

Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer's hard drive through your web browser (if you allow) that enables the site's or service provider's systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information

We may use cookies to help us understand and save your preferences for future visits, keep track of advertisements and compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interaction so that we can offer better site experiences and tools in the future. We may contract with third-party service providers to assist us in better understanding our site visitors.

You have the choice to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept the use of cookies, but you may modify your browser settings to decline the use of cookies. However, declining the use of cookies may prevent users from logging in correctly, when applicable, and may decrease the functionality of the site on the user’s computer.

How We Use Your Information

Any of the information we collect from you may be used in any of the following ways:

To personalize your experience (your information helps us to better respond to your individual needs);

To improve our website (we continually strive to improve our website based on the information and feedback we receive from you);

To conduct and improve our services (your information helps us to more effectively respond to the needs of our customers);

To process transactions;

To administer a contest, promotion, survey or other site feature; and

To send periodic emails.

The email address you provide to this Site may be used to send you information and updates pertaining to your transaction, in addition to receiving occasional company news, updates, related product or service information, etc.

Note: If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we include detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email.

How We Protect Your Information

We have implemented reasonable security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information. Our payment gateway and processor offers the use of a secure server and all supplied sensitive/credit information is transmitted via technology such as Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology. However, we make no guarantees about the prevention of loss, alteration, or misuse of your information.

Exceptions to Privacy Policy

While we are committed to keeping your information secure and private, we have the following exceptions to our Privacy Policy which are important to note:

We will release specific information about you or your account to comply with any valid legal inquiry or process such as a search warrant, subpoena, statute or court order.

We will also release specific information in special cases, such as if there is an attempted breach of the security of the sites, or a physical or property threat to you or others.

We may also transfer user information, including personally identifiable information, in connection with a business merger, consolidation, the sale of related assets or business division or other fundamental business change.

Further, the information you enter when conducting a financial transaction will be shared with payment processors, financial gateways, and your credit card company to authorize credit card payments. Such information may also be shared with necessary third parties solely for the purpose or carrying out the transactions.

We may release some of your information to other parties as necessary to complete a transaction, conduct marketing or advertising, or perform other uses necessary for the business of this Site.

Third Party Links

Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third party products or services on our website or we may link to a third party's website. These third party sites have separate and independent privacy policies which we urge you to read. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.

Tracking By Third Parties

Because we use Google and other companies such as listed below to further the marketing and operation of this Site, you may be tracked by them through this Site. Please see the below links to learn about the privacy/tracking policies of these companies and possibly how to opt out.

Google

Facebook

Twitter

YouTube

California Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance - Tracking Disclosure

Because we value your privacy we have taken the necessary precautions to be in compliance with the California Online Privacy Protection Act. We therefore will not distribute your personal information to outside parties without your consent except as noted in this Policy. At this time, we do not respond to DNT (Do Not Track) signals.

Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance - Eraser Law

We are in compliance with the requirements of COPPA (Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act). We do not knowingly collect any information from anyone under 13 years of age. Our website, products and services are all directed to people who are at least 13 years old or older. We recommend that anyone under 18 years of age participate and use our website, products or services only with parental permission and supervision.

We do not intend to collect any personal information from children under the age of 18. If a parent or guardian of a child who has provided us with such personal information would like the information deleted from our records, he or she should contact us by the “Contact Us” information listed at the bottom of this Policy statement. We will then delete the child's personal information from the records under our control.

If we become aware that personally identifiable information regarding a child under the age of 13 has been collected at the Site, we will use such information for the sole purpose of contacting a parent or guardian of the child to obtain verifiable parental consent. If we cannot obtain consent after a reasonable time, or if when contacted a parent or guardian requests that we do not use or maintain such information, we will make reasonable efforts to delete it from the records under our control. Upon proper request by a parent or guardian, EXPLORING WITH CODY™ will provide a description of the specific types of personal information collected from a child who is under the age of 13.

Access to Your Information Record

At this time, the only procedure we have for you to view, access, or modify your information is to request a removal of your information by contacting us by the method listed below.

Online Privacy Policy Only

This online Privacy Policy applies only to information collected through our website and not to information collected offline.

Terms and Conditions

Please also visit our Terms and Conditions section establishing the use, disclaimers, and limitations of liability governing the use of our website.

Contacting Us

If there are any questions regarding this Privacy Policy, you may contact us using the information below:

Contact Us

This Privacy Policy was last modified September 5, 2019.