SHARING & USAGE: Whispers of Nature will never share, sell, or otherwise reveal your email address or other information from your profile. Information submitted to us is only available to employees managing this information for purposes of sending out our newsletter emails and occasional e-mails about events, monthly happenings, and special offers. Any and all the information collected on this site will be kept strictly confidential and will not be sold, reused, rented, disclosed, or loaned! Any information you provide will be held with the utmost care and will not be used in ways that you have not consented to. If you have any questions, please feel free to e-mail us via the contact form.
CREDIT CARD SECURITY: All credit card purchases are placed over our secure server connection. To ensure you are on our secure server make sure you see a padlock on the bottom of your browser window. Make sure you do not enter any credit card information unless you see this padlock. It should be present whenever you are in our shopping cart.
CHOICE/OPT-OUT: This site offers users the option for instantly removing their information from our database and to cease receiving all future communications. You may also email us via our contact page with such requests or when assistance is needed.
THIRD PARTY WEBSITES: This site might contain links to other sites. www.janischneider.com is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such other sites.
CORRECT/UPDATE: Members may update their database record and make necessary changes, deletions or adjustments, at any time.
CONTACTING THE WEBSITE: If you have any questions about this privacy promise, the practices of this site, or your dealings with janischneider.com, you can contact us via the contact page.
Anonymous Data Collection and Use
To maintain the website’s high quality, Whispers of Nature may use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server and to administer the Site by identifying which areas of the website are most heavily used and to display content according to your preferences. Your IP address is the number assigned to computers connected to the Internet. This is essentially “traffic data” which cannot personally identify you.
Anonymous Data Collection and Use
To maintain the website’s high quality, Whispers of Nature may use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server and to administer the Site by identifying which areas of the website are most heavily used and to display content according to your preferences. Your IP address is the number assigned to computers connected to the Internet. This is essentially “traffic data” which cannot personally identify you, but is helpful to Whispers of Nature for marketing purposes and for improving our services. Traffic data collection does not follow a user’s activities on any other websites in any way. Anonymous traffic data may also be shared with business partners and advertisers on an aggregate basis.
Submission and Sharing of Personal Data
Whispers of Nature may seek personal data including your name, e-mail address, and other contact information, namely when you take actions such as subscribe to our newsletter, join our private forum(s), comment on our blog, or contact us. This information is used to contact the user about the program or information for which they have expressed interest. There may be an occasion where we may ask for demographic information such as gender and age, to personalize our programs or correspondence, or to distinguish adults from minors, but if you choose not to provide such personally identifiable data and information, you may still use the website, but will not be able to use services if such information may be required.
Whispers of Nature will not share your personal data and identifying information without your consent, except as necessary when the law requires it or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary, particularly when disclosure is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against someone who may be causing injury to others or interfering with Whispers of Nature's rights or property.
Note that whenever you voluntarily make your personal information available for viewing by third parties online, such as on blogs, message boards, emails, or in chat areas – the information you share also can be seen, collected and used by third parties, and therefore, we cannot be responsible for any unauthorized third party use of such information that you voluntarily share.
In using Whispers of Nature’s website you agree to enter true and accurate information on the site as a part of the registration process. It is your responsibility to protect your own password from disclosure to others and you are responsible for activities that take place using your password and within your account. If you share your password with anyone, they may be able to obtain access to your personal information. If you enter a bogus email address we have the right to immediately inactivate your account.
Whispers of Nature will use its best efforts to keep your passwords private and will not otherwise share your passwords without your consent, except as necessary when the law requires it or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary, particularly when disclosure is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against someone who may be causing injury to others or interfering with Whispers of Nature’s rights or property.
Whispers of Nature has a no spam policy and provides you with the ability to opt-out of our communications by selecting the unsubscribe link at the footer of all e-mails. Whispers of Nature will not sell, rent or share your email address.
You may unsubscribe to Whispers of Nature’s e-newsletters or updates at any time through the unsubscribe link at the footer of all e-mail communications You may always opt out of receiving any content from Whispers of Nature by going directly to its manage subscriptions page. Whispers of Nature manages e-mail lists through a list management system. Unsubscribing from one list managed by Whispers of Nature will not necessarily remove the user from all publication email lists. Users with questions or experiencing problems unsubscribing should contact us via the Contact page.
Use of “Cookies”
Whispers of Nature may use the standard “cookies” feature of major web browsers. Cookies are small pieces of data stored on your computer that contains information about the user. Whispers of Nature does not set any personally identifiable information in cookies, nor does Whispers of Nature employ any data capture mechanisms on our website other than cookies. Cookies help us learn which areas of our website are useful and which areas need improvement. You may choose to disable cookies through your web browser’s settings. However, disabling this function may diminish your experience on the website and some features may not work as intended. Cookie information is only used when communicating with users as per their indicated preferences and as needed for service-related communications. Third party content that may be displayed on our site may also contain their own cookies, but Whispers of Nature has no access to or control over any information collected by third parties through the website.
Third Party Links
Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third party products or services on our website. These third party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites, and therefore we cannot be held liable for the information on their website or that you voluntarily share with their website. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our website and we welcome any feedback about these websites.
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