II. INFORMATION COLLECTED
To access the Services, Hamsters and Hammers may collect information about you, but only if you voluntarily provide it to us. The types of personal information collected in conjunction with the activities listed above will vary depending on the activity. The requested Personal Information may include, but are not limited to: (i) your name, (ii) mailing address, (iii) telephone number, (iv) email address, (v) photo or other image, (vi) credit card information, and (vii) location. Parents or legal guardians providing parental consent (via our Parental Consent Form) may be asked to provide their child’s name and email address in addition to information about themselves. You may choose not to provide certain information, but in doing so you may not be able to take advantage of many of our features.
III. USE OF INFORMATION COLLECTED
Hamsters and Hammers may use your Personal Information to send you messages about our company or our features, products or services, or promotional material from some of our partners, or to contact you when necessary, unless you have not consented to allow Hamsters and Hammers to use your data.
Hamsters and Hammers also may use your Personal Information and Non-Personal Information, both individually or combined together, for editorial and feedback purposes, for marketing and promotional purposes, for statistical analysis of users’ behavior, for product development, for content improvement, for customer support and technical support, to manage and provide the Services, and to customize content and layout of the Services.
Names, postal and e-mail addresses and phone numbers collected may be added to our databases and used for future calls and mailings regarding site updates, new products and services, upcoming events and the status of orders placed online.
Hamsters and Hammers does not sell or rent your Personal Information to third-parties for marketing purposes without your consent. Hamsters and Hammers may share your Personal Information you provide with Hamsters and Hammers subsidiaries and related companies. Hamsters and Hammers may share Personal Information with business partners that assist Hamsters and Hammers in providing you services. Hamsters and Hammers is committed to giving you the choice whether or not Hamsters and Hammers uses your information for marketing purposes or shares information with business partners.
IV. COLLECTION AND USE OF CHILDREN’S PERSONAL INFORMATION
The Services comply with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (“COPPA”). Hamsters and Hammers does not knowingly collect personal information from children under the age of 13 through the Services. In addition, in the event that a user identifies himself or herself as a child under the age of 13 within the Services or in connection with any Content or Software, Hamsters and Hammers will not collect, store or use any personal information of such user. Further, in the event that Hamsters and Hammers receives personal information that Hamsters and Hammers discovers was provided by a child under the age of 13, Hamsters and Hammers will promptly delete such personal information in a secure manner.
Hamsters and Hammers maintains appropriate safeguards that ensure the security, integrity, and privacy of the personal information we collect and store about our account holders, including children under 13. Personal information collected by Hamsters and Hammers is stored in secure operating environments that are not available to the public and that are only accessible by authorized employees. In addition, our online store uses industry-standard encryption to prevent unauthorized electronic access to sensitive financial information such as your credit card number. We also have security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information under our control (i.e., maintain data quality). Before we allow web users to access their personal information, for example, we verify their identity by requesting that they submit information such as their username and password. We also take reasonable steps to ensure that third parties to whom we transfer personal information provide sufficient protection of such data.
VI. LINKS TO THIRD PARTY SITES OR SERVICES
VII. ACCESS TO PERSONAL INFORMATION
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