1. Information We Collect & How We Use It
AshBlue.com requests and collects personal information from our customers at various site locations and instances, including, but not limited to, when you create a AshBlue.com account, make a purchase, communicate with us via social media, create a wish list, participate in events, contests, or promotions, contact our customer care team, or post other customer-generated content to this Site. Currently these are the primary ways in which we gather information.
The types of personal information we may collect from you can vary according to the method through which it was attained. It may include, but is not limited to, the following:
A. Information You Provide to Us
We receive and store any information you knowingly provide to us, such as:
Additionally, when you select to share or email a friend your wish list or tell a friend about AshBlue.com, we request their email address from you to send them a one-time email. We do not share your friend's email information for any other purposes unless that friend creates an account with AshBlue.com.
2. Information Collected Automatically
We may collect and store non-personally identifiable usage information (including frequency and number of visitors to our Site). Such data is used only in aggregate form and in a manner that assures your anonymity. We may provide this anonymous, aggregate information to our partners; and our partners may additionally use such information in order to determine general usage patterns and trends in an effort to provide you with an improved online experience.
3. Email & Other Communications
We may contact you via email, or through our website to send you necessary order-related messages, such as order confirmation and shipment confirmation notices.
We may also send you newsletters and additional email messages about our products, services, contests, and promotions that we feel may be of interest to you. If you no longer wish to receive these and other promotional communications from us, you may select the unsubscribe link which is present in each email.
4. How We Use Your Information
All of the personal information we collect from our customers is for the purpose of the reasoning described above (see sections b & c), as well as:
5. Under 13?
AshBlue.com is intended for users who are 13 years of age and older. If you are under the age of 13, you are not permitted to submit any personal information to AshBlue.com. We will promptly delete any personal information from a person under the age of 13 should we discover that we have collected such information from a person under the age of 13 without verification of parental consent. If you believe we may have collected information from a person under the age of 13, please promptly contact firstname.lastname@example.org so we can correct it.
AshBlue.com does not share the personal information of its users with any unaffiliated third parties for their promotional purposes. We share your personal information with unaffiliated third parties only as described below:
Payment, Shipping, Referral, & Other Programs
We use a third party payment processor and a third party shipping agent to ensure the payment and delivery of your purchased products. We also use a third party to administer our referral program. We may use other third parties for other services from time to time. These third parties have no authority to use your personal information for their own promotional purposes.
We reserve the right to disclose personal information to our service providers, the government, law enforcement agencies, or other third parties under certain circumstances where a formal request has been made (such as in responding to a court order, subpoena, or judicial proceeding) as AshBlue.com, in our sole and absolute discretion, deems necessary and appropriate. Moreover, in the event of a sale, merger, or transfer of some or all of AshBlue’s assets, or dissolution or bankruptcy, your personal information may be transferred to an unaffiliated third party as part of or apart from other transferred assets or assets. Any transfer will then be governed by and be the responsibility of any purchaser of or successor to the transferred assets or assets. We shall notify you by a notice on the home page of any change in the information practices governing your personal information as a result of any transfer of assets or any asset change in ownership, and your choices in how your information is used.
Links to Third Party Websites
This Site contains links to other websites. AshBlue.com takes no responsibility for the privacy practices or the content of these other websites. We encourage you to read the privacy policies of each website you visit prior to disclosing your personal information.
User-Generated Content & Information Disclosure
Any personal information or image content you voluntarily disclose online in a manner that other users can view (including, but not limited to: social media pages, in connection with contests and promotions) becomes publicly available, and can be read, collected, and used by other members of this forum to send you unsolicited messages. Your account name, email, or other information may also be displayed when you post comments or upload images throughout the Site. AshBlue.com is not responsible for the personal information users select to disclose in these forums.
How We Protect Your Information
AshBlue.com utilizes some of the most advanced technology available today for Internet security purposes. When you access our checkout using industry standard Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology, your information is protected with both server authentication and data encryption, ensuring that your data is safe, secure, and available only to AshBlue.com.
Our site is verified by VeriSign and uses SecureNet for all of our secure credit card transactions.
Accessing Your Personal Information & Preferences
You can access, update, or change your personal information and communication preferences by signing into your AshBlue account and modifying your preferences at your discretion.
You can choose not to provide us with any or all of the information we specify or request, but then you may not be able to create an account with us or to take advantage of some or all of our features.
Last updated July 6, 2013
2170 Bandywood Dr
Nashville, TN 37215
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The AshBlue Team