WEBSITE PRIVACY POLICY

 

By accessing, browsing, and/or using this website, you acknowledge that you have read, understood and agreed to be legally bound by Unveiling Joy (“Unveiling Joy”)’s Website Privacy Policy (“Policy”) and all applicable laws and regulations.  If you do not agree with this Policy, you are prohibited from accessing, browsing or using this website. Unveiling Joy incorporates its Terms of Use as if set forth fully herein.

Unveiling Joy’s website, software, applications, content, products and services are collectively referred to as “Unveiling Joy Services”, which may be branded Unveiling Joy or another brand owned, licensed by or affiliated with Unveiling Joy.

Unveiling Joy created this Policy to assure visitors that we respect your privacy and make your security a priority.   We want you to feel safe in your online experience while visiting our site.   This Policy applies to all information, including but not limited to online, offline, electronic, written or oral, received by Unveiling Joy.

PLEASE READ THIS POLICY AND THE TERMS OF USE CAREFULLY BEFORE USING UNVEILING JOY SERVICES.

Unveiling Joy reserves the right to modify, vary, amend or supplement this Policy.  Any such change will be effective upon posting on the Unveiling Joy’s website or upon a date designated by Unveiling Joy as the “effective date” if any.  If you do not agree to any change to this Policy, you must discontinue using the Unveiling Joy Services. Our representatives are not authorized to modify any provision of these terms, either verbally or in writing.

  1. Communications – Email, Text, Phone Calls

We understand that not everyone wants to receive emails, notifications, or alerts.  If this is you, just look for the “Unsubscribe” link at the bottom of any email we send and follow the instructions there. You can unsubscribe at any time for any reason. In addition, you may contact us at the address or phone number provided using the Contact link below.

  1. Collection of Information

We sometimes ask that you provide us with Personally Identifiable Information. The type of Personally Identifiable Information we collect typically corresponds directly to a request you make. For instance, you may make donations, offer thoughts, share your story. We also use this information internally to improve our site. If you provide Personally Identifiable Information to us, you consent to our retaining and using such information as stated in this Privacy Policy.  You may freely visit our Website anonymously and without being required to provide any Personally Identifiable Information.

Types of Information Collected

  1. Traffic Data

We automatically track and collect “Traffic Data,” including your computer’s IP address, domain server, type of computer, and type of web browser when you visit our site.  We also maintain logs of the specific details of your activity on our site (e.g., how long you were signed on, the pages you visited and when a particular link is clicked).  Traffic Data is anonymous information that does not personally identify you.

  1. Personally Identifiable Information

In order for you to access certain services and to make a donation on the website, we sometimes require you to provide us with Personally Identifiable Information that may include:

(i) Contact Data (such as your name, mailing and e-mail addresses);
(ii) Financial Data (such as your account or credit card number); and
(iii) Demographic Data (such as your zip code, age and income).

  1. Surveys

From time to time our site may request information from users via surveys. Participation is completely voluntary. Information requested may include demographic information (such as age and zip code).

Information gathered from polls or surveys are only for our internal use. We may post sample answers to polls or surveys on the website, but we do not include personally identifiable information in those sample answers.

  1. Uses of Information Collected

We use Traffic Data for monitoring and improving the use of our site and the satisfaction of visitors to our site.

Unveiling Joy may use your Contact Data to provide you information regarding our services, administrative information regarding our website, respond to your inquiries, or promote our services.

We will use your Financial Data to process any donations or use of our services.

We may use your Demographic Data to customize and tailor your experience on the website, such as displaying content that we think would interest you, to monitor or improve the use our website and improve user satisfaction.

  1. Cookies

In addition to collecting information, sometimes we place a file, referred to as a “cookie,” on your computer in temporary internet file space. These files do not contain your Personally Identifiable Information. Browsers typically recognize when a cookie has been sent to your computer and, if you have set your browser, gives you the option to refuse or allow it. We can access cookies later in your session or in a later visit to our site in order to improve your visit to our site

When you access the website via a mobile device, we may also collect the physical location of your device, by example, using satellite, cell phone tower, or Wi-Fi signals.  We may use your device’s physical location to provide you with personalized location-based services and content. You can easily manage your cookie placement with Unveiling Joy by going to the history on your device and removing or clearing your cookie history.

  1. Account Registration

When you request to be added to our mailing list or agree to make a donation, we require that you provide certain information to complete your transaction. This information is used to create a unique account within our payment system. Following account registration and login, a cookie is used to automatically identify you as a registered user when you are browsing website.

  1. Sharing of Information

We may share your Contact Data and Financial Data with our third parties who assist Unveiling Joy in providing the Website and related services, such as website hosting, data analysis, payment processing, order fulfillment, customer service, information technology and related infrastructure provision, email delivery, and other services.  Even then, we carefully screen those whom we use to provide such services. At Unveiling Joy, we treat such information, and more importantly your trust in providing it, very seriously.

We do not share, rent, sell, or trade your Contact Data and Financial Data with any other third parties other than described above.

We may share Demographic Data and Traffic Data, with advertisers and other third parties. The data that we share is not personally identifiable, and is mixed with similar data from others.

Unveiling Joy may also disclose Personally Identifiable Information at the request of law enforcement or government agencies, in response to subpoenas, court orders, to assist Unveiling Joy in defending or pursuing a claim, protect the safety and security of its website and Unveiling Joy Services, protect the safety and security of its customers or other users, to enforce our terms and conditions, or otherwise required or allowed by law.

  1. User Choice Regarding Collection, Use and Distribution of Personally Identifiable Information

You may choose not to provide us with any Personally Identifiable Information. If so, you can still access and use much of our site; however you will not be able to access and use those portions of the site that require your Personally Identifiable Information. If you do not wish to receive information we provide, you may opt-out any time we ask you for Personally Identifiable Information.

  1. Security

Unveiling Joy is based in Southlake, Texas, in the United States.  It collects and processes your Personally Identifiable Information in the United States, and complies with Texas and federal law governing data protection.

Unveiling Joy takes reasonable measures to protect against the unauthorized access, misuse, loss, alteration or destruction of your Personally Identifiable Information.

Your Personally Identifiable Information is stored on secure servers. We provide you with the capability through encryption technology to transmit your Personally Identifiable Information from your computer to our ecommerce system if your web browser has that capability.  Without such technology, your Personally Identifiable Information is not fully secure.

We  use password protection to protect the privacy and security of your Contact Data and Financial Data  and to limit the visitors to various portions of our site to those who we intend to grant such access.

However, as set forth in the Terms of Use, you are responsible for taking reasonable steps to maintain the confidentiality of your username and password, and you are responsible for all activities under your account.

You agree to promptly notify us of any unauthorized use of your username, password or other account information, or of any other breach of security that you become aware of involving the Unveiling Joy Services.  Unveiling Joy cannot and will not be liability for any loss or damages arising from your failure to comply with this Section.

Contact Us to Update and Correct Personally Identifiable Information

If you need to update, change or delete your Personally Identifiable Information, please contact us at Unveiling Joy at P.O. Box 92401, Southlake, Texas 76092 or email us at ContactUs@UnveilingJoy.org.

Lost or Stolen Information

You must promptly notify us if your credit card, username or password is lost, stolen or used without permission. In such an event, we will cancel that credit card number, username or password and update our records accordingly.

  1. DISCLAIMERS, WAIVERS AND LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY.

Unveiling Joy uses industry-standard encryption technologies when transferring and receiving consumer data exchanged with our site. Unveiling Joy has implemented appropriate security measures in our physical facilities to protect against the loss, misuse or alteration of information that we have collected from you at our site. Unfortunately, however, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure.

As a result, while we strive to protect your Personally Identifiable Information, we cannot guarantee or warrant the security of any information you transmit to or from our website, and you do so at your own risk. Once we receive your transmission, we will do our best to protect its security on our systems.

UNVEILING JOY SERVICES ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE.”  UNVEILING JOY IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR DELAY, NON-DELIVERY OR NON-RECEIPT OF ANY INFORMATION EXCHANGED BETWEEN UNVEILING JOY AND THE CUSTOMER OR VISITOR OR VICE-VERSA DUE TO INTERNET CONNECTIVITY PROBLEMS, MAN-MADE OR NATURAL DISASTERS, FORCE MAJEURE, COMPUTER MALFUNCTIONS OR INCORRECT CONTACT INFORMATION SUPPLIED BY THE CUSTOMER OR VISITOR.

WE DISCLAIM ALL CONDITIONS, REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, OR ARISING FROM COURSE OF PERFORMANCE, COURSE OF DEALING OR USAGE OF TRADE.  UNVEILING JOY MAKES NO WARRANTY THAT THE WEBSITE WILL OPERATE WITHOUT ANY INTERRUPTION, THE SECURITY OF THE WEBSITE, UNAUTHORIZED INTERCEPTION OR ACCESS, OR THE WEBSITE WILL RESULT IN ANY PARTICULAR RESULTS.  UNVEILING JOY MAKES NO REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTIES ON BEHALF OF ANY THIRD PARTY SOFTWARE OR EQUIPMENT, AND EXPRESSLY EXCLUDES ANY AND ALL LIABILITY ARISING FROM OR RELATING TO A THIRD PARTY’S WEBSITE, SOFTWARE AND/OR EQUIPMENT. THIS INCLUDES BUT IS NOT LIMITED TO ANY WAIVER OF ALL WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, NON-INFRINGEMENT AND ACCURACY OF INFORMATION.

UNVEILING JOY IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY THIRD PARTY WEBSITE AND DOES NOT MAKE ANY WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, REGARDING THE SECURITY OF ANY SUCH THIRD PARTY WEBSITES.  BY USING UNVEILING JOY SERVICES, YOU AGREE YOU WILL NOT HOLD UNVEILING JOY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY THIRD-PARTY WEBSITE.

WE SHALL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, INCLUDING LOST PROFITS, LOST DATA, PERSONAL INJURY (INCLUDING DEATH) AND PROPERTY DAMAGE, EVEN IF WE WERE ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, NOR SHALL WE BE HELD LIABLE FOR DELAY OR FAILURE IN PERFORMANCE RESULTING FROM CAUSES BEYOND OUR REASONABLE CONTROL. IN NO EVENT SHALL OUR TOTAL LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ALL DAMAGES, LOSSES AND CAUSES OF ACTION EXCEED ONE THOUSAND U.S. DOLLARS (US $1,000).

THESE DISCLAIMERS AND LIMITATIONS DO NOT AFFECT YOUR RIGHTS AS A CONSUMER OR PURPORT TO LIMIT LIABILITY THAT CANNOT BE EXCLUDED UNDER THE LAW IN YOUR USUAL PLACE OF RESIDENCE.

  1. Other Limits to Your Privacy

This Website may provide links to external Websites maintained by individuals or organizations external to Unveiling Joy. Once you access information that links you to another site, you become subject to the privacy policy of that site rather than ours. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such websites.

We may also provide you the opportunity to post information to our site. Please understand that any information that is disclosed in these areas becomes generally available to the public. We have no control over its use and you should exercise caution when deciding to post Personally Identifiable Information.

  1. Questions or Suggestions

Please direct all questions or comments regarding this privacy policy to Unveiling Joy at P.O. Box 92401, Southlake, Texas 76092 or email us at ContactUs@UnveilingJoy.org.