I assume you love your privacy. I do too. Because you’re here, your privacy is important to me.
The Short Version
This site accepts third-party advertisers and companies which utilize cookies to provide advertisements that would most interest you. Your IP address and other information (such as the date and time of your visit) is tracked for the purpose of understanding trends and helping me provide information that is most relevant and helpful. Again, this is not unique to this site, and is common practice across the World Wide Web.
On A Spork in the Road you’ll find links to other sites, over which I have no control, nor do I have control over the privacy policies of those sites. Policies of other sites may differ from mine.
The Whole Thing
Personal Identification Information
I may collect personally identification information from Users in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to, when Users visit this Site, subscribe to the newsletter, and in connection with other activities, services, features or resources we make available on this Site. Users may be asked for, as appropriate, names and email address. I will collect personal identification information from Users only if they voluntarily submit such information to me. Users can always refuse to supply personally identification information, except that it may prevent them from engaging in certain Site related activities.
Non-Personal Identification Information
I may collect non-personal identification information about Users whenever they interact with this Site. Non-personal identification information may include the browser name, the type of computer and technical information about Users means of connection to this Site, such as the operating system and the Internet service providers utilized and other similar information.
Web Browser Cookies
How I Use The Information Collected
A Spork in the Road may collect and use Users’ personal information for the following purposes:
- To improve my Site. I continually strive to improve my website offerings based on the information and feedback I receive from you.
- To process transactions. I may use the information Users provide about themselves when placing an order only to provide service to that order. I do not share this information with outside parties except to the extent necessary to provide the service.
- To send periodic emails. The email address Users provide for order processing will only be used to send them information and updates pertaining to their order. It may also be used to respond to their inquiries, and/or other requests or questions. If User decides to opt-in to my mailing list, they will receive emails that may include company news, updates, related product or service information, etc. If at any time the User would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we include detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email or User may contact me via my Site.
How I Protect Your Information
I adopt appropriate data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures to protect against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure or destruction of your personal information, email, transaction information and data stored on my Site.
Sharing Your Personal Information
I do not sell, trade, or rent Users personal identification information to others. I may share generic aggregated demographic information not linked to any personal identification information regarding visitors and users with my business partners, trusted affiliates and advertisers for the purposes outlined above. I may use third party service providers to help me operate my business and the Site or administer activities on my behalf, such as sending out newsletters or surveys. I may share your information with these third parties for those limited purposes, provided you have given your permission.
Third Party Websites
Users may find affiliate links on my Site that link to the sites and services of my partners, suppliers, advertisers, sponsors, licensors and other third parties. I do not control the content or links that appear on these sites and am not responsible for the practices employed by websites linked to or from this Site. In addition, these sites or services, including their content and links, may be constantly changing, and may have their own privacy policies and customer service policies. Browsing and interaction on any other website, including websites which have a link to my Site, is subject to that website’s own terms and policies.
Your Acceptance Of These Terms
By using this Site, you signify your acceptance of this policy. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use this Site. Your continued use of the Site following the posting of changes to this policy will be deemed your acceptance of those changes.
Updated October 13, 2017.
This document was last updated on October 13, 2017.