Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

Protecting your private information is our priority: This Statement of Privacy applies to: www.sewhappyathome.wpmudev.host, and Sew Happy at Home and governs data collection and usage. For the purposes of this Privacy Policy, unless otherwise noted, all references to Sew Happy at Home include www.sewhappyathome.wpmudev.host, and SHH. The SHH website is a Handmade Gifts, Unique Sewing Patterns, Digital Sewing Instruction and Digital Machine Embroidery Design site. By using the SHH website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

Collection of your Personal Information
Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through SHH’s public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others.

We do not collect any personal information about you unless you voluntarily provide it to us. However, you may be required to provide certain personal information when you elect to use certain products or services on the site. These may include (a) registering for an account on our Site; (b) entering a sweepstakes or contest sponsored by us or one of our partners; (c) signing up for special offers from selected third parties; (d) sending us an email message; (e) submitting your payment information when ordering or purchasing products and services on our Site. To wit, we will use your information for, but no limited to, communicating with you in relation to the services and/or products you have requested from us. We may also gather personal or non-personal information in the future.

Sharing Information with Third Parties
SHH does not sell, rent or lease its customer list to third parties.

SHH may share data with trusted partners to help perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to SHH, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.

SHH may disclose your personal information, without notice, if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such an action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts or the lay or comply with legal process served on SHH or the site; (b) protect or defend the rights and property of SHH; and/or (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of SHH, or the public.

Tracking User Behavior
SHH may keep track of the websites and pages our users visit within SHH, in order to determine that SHH services are the most popular. This data may be used to deliver customized content and advertising within SHH to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.

Automatically Collected Information
Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by SHH. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used for the operation of the service, to maintain the quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding the use of the SHH website.

Use of Cookies
The SHH website may use “cookies” to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie if a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature and save you time. The purpose of a cookie it to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize  SSH pages, or register with SHH site or services, a cookie helps SHH to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same SHH website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the SHH features that you customized.

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can modify your browser settings to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the HSM services or website you visit.

To learn how to manage “Cookies” CLICK HERE

Links
This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the contact or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statement of any other site that collects personal identifiable information.

Security of your Personal Information
SHH secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. SHH uses the following methods for this purpose:

  • SSL Protocol
  • VaultPress

When personal information (such as name, billing address or shipping address) is transmitted to other websites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol. SHH does not collect credit card or payment information on site.

We strive to take appropriate security measures to protect against unauthorized access to or alteration of your personal information. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet or wireless network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personal information, you acknowledge that: (a) there are security and privacy limitations inherent to the Internet which is beyond our control; (b) security, integrity, and privacy of any and all information and data exchanged between you and us through this Site cannot be guaranteed.

EU General Data Protection Regulation
If you are a resident of the EEA, you may have additional rights under the EU General Data Protection Regulation (the “GDPR”) related to your Personal Data. All services provided and related to HSM are GDPR compliant as follows.

  • Account service
  • Support service

California Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance
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.

Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance
We are in compliance with the requirements of COPPA (Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act), we do not 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.

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

E-mail Communications
From time to time, SHH may contact you via email for the purpose of providing announcement, promotional offers alerts, confirmations, surveys, and/or other general communication.

If you would like to stop receiving marketing or promotional communications via email from SHH, you may opt out of such communications by clicking on the UNSUBSCRIBE button or link at the end of the email.

Consent
By using this Site, you consent to our Privacy Policy.

Changes to this Statement
SHH reserves to the right to change this Privacy Policy from time to time. We will notify you about significant changes in the way we treats personal information by sending a notice to the primary email address specified in your account, by placing a prominent notice on our site, and/or by updating the privacy information page. Your continued use of this Site and/or Services available through this Site after such modification will constitute your: (a) acknowledgement of the modified Privacy Policy; and (b) agreement to abide and be bound by that Policy.

Contact Information
SHH welcomes your questions or statement regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that SHH has not adhered to this Statement, please contact us at:

Hang the Moon and Stars
107 Washington Avenue
Niles, Ohio 44446

Or by email at: [email protected]

 

Effective as of May 24, 2018