Privacy is a concern that is on many people’s minds these days and it should be. You have a right to know what data is collected about you and what is done with it. We are fully transparent about what we collect and how we protect your information.
What We Collect
When you visit American Cane Self Defense we do not collect any of your data. We only collect data at the point in time that you decide you want to make a purchase or become a free member and avail yourself of some of our free videos. In this case we collect only
- Your Name
- Your email Address.
This information is not stored locally on any one persons computer. Rather we use a third party email management system called Aweber to store your information. Aweber is one of the oldest most reputable email management companies and stores your information behind a secured account accessible only by authorized American Cane Self Defense employees.
If you decide to make a purchase at American Cane Self Defense you will do so using PayPal. PayPal uses 128 bit encryption ensuring that any information you provide to them is encrypted as it traverses across the wire. We do not store your credit card information locally or in any way in an environment that is not totally secured.
Once you make your purchase your name and email is automatically fed to our email management service at Aweber were it is securely store accessible only by us.
Why We Collect The Information We Collect
We collect your name and email address and store it using our 3rd party system Aweber so we can better communicate with you.
- To inform you about promotions.
- To inform and share articles of interest related to self defense and becoming better able at defending yourself.
Do we disclose any information to outside parties?
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others rights, property, or safety. However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.
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.
As part of the California Online Privacy Protection Act, all registered users of our site may make any changes to their information at anytime by logging into their control panel and going to the ‘Edit Profile’ page.
Childrens Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance
We are in compliance with the requirements of COPPA (Childrens 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.
This policy was last modified on November 30th. 2015