updated on April 24, 2012.
Fan of the Word, LLC (Fanoftheword.com)
respects the privacy of users of our website and is committed to disclosing
our data collection practices so that users of our website can understand
what information is collected and how it is used.
what information we collect from users of our website, how the information
we collect is used, under what circumstances we disclose the information we
collect, and our users’ choices regarding the information we collect and
how it is used and disclosed.
Your use of this website,
including visiting any page which is a part of this website, constitutes
Information we collect
Information is received and
collected automatically each time you visit the Fanoftheword.com site. We
receive and collect your Internet Protocol (IP) address, the browser and
operating system you are utilizing, the date and time of your visit, the
pages of the site which you visit, the Internet address of the website from
which you linked to our site and any promotion identifiers contained in
these links, and the Internet address of any website to which you link from
our site. If you maintain an account with Fanoftheword.com and log onto the
site using such account information, we also receive and collect your user
identification number, user name, and password.
We use “cookies” to
automatically receive and collect certain information each time you visit
the Fanoftheword.com site. Cookies are used on the Fanoftheword.com website
to identify and link users to their shopping cart and to track other user
behaviors related to their activities on the Fanoftheword.com website.
“Cookies” are small files that contain unique alphanumeric identifiers that
are transferred to your computer’s hard drive to enable our system to
recognize you and your browser. If you prefer not to allow cookies on your
browser, you can find instructions for how to disable cookies in the help
section of your browser’s toolbar. However, please keep in mind this will
interfere with certain features on our website, reduce the overall quality
of your experience and hinder our ability to improve site functionality
We use pixel tags or web beacons
in conjunction with cookies to track what parts of our website were
visited, track the effectiveness of our advertising campaigns with third
parties and to update our third party analytics.
In the following instances, we
may require you to submit personally identifiable information which we
receive and collect: (1) open an account; (2) complete and submit an order
on our site or from our catalogs; (3) request a catalog; (4) submit a
customer review; (5) create a registry with Gift Registry Service; (6)
enter a contest; (7) communicate with customer service; (8) conduct a
search; or (9) subscribe to a newsletter or customer alert. The information
which we may receive and collect in connection with any of these activities
includes your name, address, telephone number, fax number, and email
address; credit card information; names and addresses of the parties to
whom product is shipped; content of reviews and emails sent to us; and,
We also receive and collect
certain information when you communicate to us by telephone, mail, fax, or
email. We may request and receive a confirmation from you when you receive
and open an email from us.