Beading Spirits (“Beading Spirits”) operates Beading Spirits.com and may operate other websites. It is Beading Spirits’s policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.
Like most website operators, Beading Spirits collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Beading Spirit’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Beading Spirits’s visitors use its website. From time to time, Beading Spirits may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Beading Spirits also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on Beading Spirits.com blogs/sites. Beading Spirits only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that commenter IP addresses and email addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog/site where the comment was left.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Beading Spirits’s websites choose to interact with Beading Spirits in ways that require Beading Spirits to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Beading Spirits gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up at Beading Spirits.com to provide a username and email address. Those who engage in transactions with Beading Spirits are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Beading Spirits collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Beading Spirits. Beading Spirits does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.
Beading Spirits may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. Beading Spirits may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Beading Spirits does not disclose personally- identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
Beading Spirits discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Beading Spirits’s behalf or to provide services available at Beading Spirits’s websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using Beading Spirits’s websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Beading Spirits will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, Beading Spirits discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Beading Spirits believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Beading Spirits, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an Beading Spirits website and have supplied your email address, Beading Spirits may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with Beading Spirits and our products. If you send us a request (for example via email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. Beading Spirits takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
If Beading Spirits, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Beading Spirits goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of Beading Spirits may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.
Updated December 2021