Yes, you should read this.
We respect your privacy rights and recognize the importance of protecting information collected from you and about you.
The terms “we”, “us” and “our” refer to ITSTHEAK. ITSTHEAK is operated by Blue Crater, LLC. The term “site” or “sites” refers to www.itstheak.com and all other sites connected with ITSTHEAK. The terms “user”, “you” and “your” refer to the site’s visitors, readers, customers, clients and any other user of the site. The term “personal information” is defined as information that you voluntarily provide to us which personally identifies you and/or your contact information, such as your name, phone number, email address, etc. ITSTHEAK provides services in Web Design, Website Hosting, Website Hosting and Maintenance, Graphic Design, Logo Design, Branding, Consulting, Printing, Video Production, Video Editing and Photography – hereby collectively referred to as “service” or “services”. By visiting our site and/or purchasing something from us, you are engaging in our “service” or “services”.
INFORMATION WE COLLECT
Product Orders: When you order a product, we collect a variety of personal information including name, address, email address, etc. This information is shared with our e-commerce software providers to ensure the delivery of your order. We use your email to communicate with you about your order and to manage our customer relationship with you.
Payment Information: We collect payment information for each order, but we do not store payment information on our servers. Your payment information is securely processed via our e-commerce software providers and payment processors. All personal information collected for an order is used for the fulfillment of that order and to manage our customer relationship with you.
Interaction: When you interact with blog posts, we collect the personal information you voluntarily provide to us which may include name, email address, social media profile, etc. We also collect your full name, email address, etc. when you contact us via our contact form and/or any questionnaire on the site to use to communicate with and/or manage our customer relationship with you.
Use of Site: We may record information relating to your use of the site, such as the searches you undertake, the pages you view, your browser type, IP address, requested URL, referring URL and timestamp information. We use this type of information to administer the site and provide the highest possible level of service to you. We also use this information in the aggregate to perform statistical analyses of user behavior and characteristics in order to measure interest in and use of the various areas of the site.
Cookies: We may send cookies to your computer in order to uniquely identify your browser and improve the quality of our service. We may use both session cookies and persistent cookies. You have the ability to accept or decline cookies using your web browser settings. If you choose to disable cookies, some areas of the site may not work properly or at all.
HOW WE USE YOUR INFORMATION
The information you provide is used to fulfill our obligations to you, process transactions, send periodic emails, optimize your experience and improve the site and service we provide. We do share your information with trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, fulfilling orders, conducting our business and servicing clients and visitors. Your personal information will never be shared with unrelated third parties.
Third Party Links: The site may contain links to third party websites. We do not control the privacy policies of any third-party website, our affiliates, other service providers and business partners which may be accessed, directly or indirectly, through your use of this site. We are not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of third parties.
Affiliates and Subsidiaries: We may share your information collected on this site with our subsidiaries or affiliated companies.
Service Providers: We may provide collected information to our service providers. They may use your information to perform services for us and may have access to, store and process your personal information to provide service on our behalf.
Business Transfer: In the event that ITSTHEAK undergoes a merger, acquisition by another company or sale of its assets, your information will, in most instances, be part of the assets transferred.
OPTING-OUT OF INFORMATION USE
We maintain security measures to protect your personal information from unauthorized access, misuse or disclosure. However, no exchange of data over the internet can be guaranteed as totally secure. While we make every effort to protect your personal information shared with us through our site, you acknowledge that the personal information you voluntarily share with us through this site could be accessed or tampered with by a third party. You agree that we are not responsible for any intercepted information shared through our site without our knowledge or permission. Additionally, you release us from any and all claims arising out of or related to the use of such intercepted information in any unauthorized manner. Please be aware that when you use our site to post comments and share other information, any information that you provide may not be secure and can be collected and used by others. As a result, you should exercise caution before you make such disclosures.
The Site is designed for and targeted to United States audiences and are governed by and operated in accordance with the laws of the United States. We are not responsible under any privacy laws or local data protection laws in any jurisdiction other than the United States.
USE OF SITE
You must be 18 years of age or older to access or use this site. Children under the age of 18 are not allowed to use the site.
NOTIFICATION OF CHANGES TO THIS POLICY
ITSTHEAK, P.O. BOX 1381, MOREHEAD CITY, NC 28557
Updated May 2018.