Bridges of the Heart’s Policies Regarding Your Privacy
Information Collection, Use, and Sharing
Bridges of the Heart is the sole owner of the information collected on this site. Bridges of the Heart only has access to/collect information that you voluntarily give Bridges of the Heart via email or other direct contact from you. Bridges of the Heart will not sell or rent this information to anyone.
Bridges of the Heart will use your information to respond to you, regarding the reason you made contact. Bridges of the Heart will not share your information with any third party outside of the business, other than as necessary to fulfill your request, e.g. to ship an order.
Your Access to and Control Over Information
You may opt out of any future contacts from Bridges of the Heart at any time. You can do the following at any time by contacting them via the email address or phone number given on the website:
• See what data Bridges of the Heart has about you, if any.
• Change/correct any data Bridges of the Heart has about you.
• Have Bridges of the Heart delete any data they have about you.
• Express any concern you have about Bridges of the Heart’s use of your data.
Bridges of the Heart takes precautions to protect your information. When you submit sensitive information via the website, your information is protected both online and offline.
Wherever Bridges of the Heart collects sensitive information (such as credit card data), that information is encrypted and transmitted in a secure way. You can verify this by looking for a closed lock icon at the bottom of your web browser, or looking for “https” at the beginning of the address of the web page.
While we use encryption to protect sensitive information transmitted online, Bridges of the Heart also protects your information offline. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job (for example, billing or customer service) are granted access to personally identifiable information. The computers/servers in which Bridges of the Heart stores personally identifiable information is kept in a secure environment.
Bridges of the Heart may use “cookies” on this site. A cookie is a piece of data stored on a site visitor’s hard drive to help improve your access to the site and identify repeat visitors to the site. For instance, when Bridges of the Heart uses a cookie to identify you, you would not have to log in a password more than once, thereby saving time while on the site. Cookies can also enable Bridges of the Heart to track and target the interests of users to enhance the experience on the site. Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information on the site.
This web site contains links to other sites. Please be aware that Bridges of the Heart is not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. Bridges of the Heart encourages users to be aware when they leave the site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.
Surveys & Contests
From time-to-time the site requests information via surveys or contests. Participation in these surveys or contests is completely voluntary and you may choose whether or not to participate and therefore disclose this information. Information requested may include contact information (such as name and shipping address), and demographic information (such as zip code, age level). Contact information will be used to notify the winners and award prizes. Survey information will be used for purposes of monitoring or improving the use and satisfaction of this site.