GENERAL INFORMATION AND BINDING AGREEMENT
Does HBDesigns Collect Any Information About Users Under Age 13?
HBDesigns does not knowingly solicit or collect information from anyone under the age of thirteen (13), unless explicitly stated on the Site, and unless stated therein, all parts of the Site are directed at persons 13 years of age or older. If you are the parent or guardian of a child under the age of thirteen (13), or the legal age of contract majority in your jurisdiction, and have authorized your child to use your computer, HBDesigns urges you to instruct your child never to give out his or her real name, address, phone number, email address or other personally-identifying information while on the Site or elsewhere on the Internet. There are no computer applications on the Site which allow for the determination of a user or visitor’s age. All information volunteered to HBDesigns will be treated the same as information given by an adult. HBDesigns recommends that the Internet browsing behavior of any child should be carefully supervised by a responsible adult at all times. If HBDesigns discovers that personal information of a child under 13 has been collected without parental or guardian consent, HBDesigns will take reasonable steps to delete this information.
Does HBDesigns Collect Any Information About Users 13 and Older?
General Information Collected
To enhance the content contained on or in the Site, HBDesigns and its third-party e-commerce platform providers, Wix.com, Inc. (“Wix”), and Groove Digital, Inc. (“Groove”), may gather and store certain general information about your visit or use of the Site (for more information about information and data collected by Wix and Groove, see below). “General Information” is information about you or your activities through which you cannot be identified. This information may include some or all of the following items:
The Internet Protocol (“IP”) address of your Internet Service Provider (“ISP”) and/or your computer, if it has its own static IP address. The domain name may also be collected. Your IP location information may be used during your visit to the Site to serve you location-specific information or advertisements for goods or services available in your specific location, however, such information will not be collected or maintained by HBDesigns except in aggregate or generic form.
Whether you are viewing the Site or any part of the Site for the first time, or are a return visitor.
The date, time, length of stay, and specific HBDesigns webpages, images, materials, documents, or forms accessed by you at such Site, including videos or content you watch or interact with.
Pages you viewed or searched for, page response times, download errors, page interaction information (such as scrolling, clicks, and mouse-overs), and methods used to browse away from the page.
Demographic information concerning your country of origin and language(s) used.
The Uniform Resource Locator (“URL”) of the website or advertisement that referred you to the Site.
The search engine that referred you and any search strings or phrases entered into the search engine to find the Site.
The type and version of the Internet browser used to visit the Site, the operating system on your computer or device, and information regarding errors when viewing the Site.
HBDesigns, Wix, and/or Groove may collect this General Information and may use it to generate generic or aggregate statistics about visitors to and users of the Site. In situations where it is possible to do so, General Information may be linked to Personal Information (defined in the next section below).
Personal Information Collected
“Personal Information” is information through which you can be identified. Providing your Personal Information to HBDesigns is your choice. HB Designs may maintain one or more databases to store your Personal Information and may keep such information indefinitely. To participate in the various services provided on the Site, HB Designs may ask for Personal Information, which may include your full name; email address; credit card information (if you make a purchase through the Site); social media profile name; user or account name, password or other online identifier you may create if you create an account on the Site; shipping address, postal address and/or billing address, where applicable; information you voluntarily provide through our Contact Us page or other means of contacting us via the Site; and telephone and/or mobile phone number, where applicable. HBDesigns may also collect other information, your first name (no last name), city and/or state, and country, which HBDesigns considers Personal Information only when it is combined with any of the items of Personal Information listed in this paragraph. Below, HBDesigns explains how HBDesigns will use this other information.
Information Collected By Our Third-Party Service Providers
The Site may include social media features, including links to share, post, or link HBDesigns’ content through your social media accounts with third-party social media services and companies. If you choose to interact with social media features on or from the Site, or if you are logged in to your social media accounts while using the Site, these third-party social media services and companies may collect information about you or your use of the Site. Information collected by third-party social media services and companies is governed by the privacy policies of those third parties, not HBDesigns. Please review the privacy policies of any third-party social media services and companies for more information about the general or personal information they may collect from you and how they use such information.
Third Party Advertising
At this time, HBDesigns does not collect information about your activity on the Site to be shared with third parties for advertising purposes. Please note, social media services may have their own third-party advertising which is generated from or uses your Personal Information. If you are logged into your social media account while accessing or using the Site, such social media services may serve you third party advertisements. Such third-party advertisements are governed by the policies of the applicable social media service, not HBDesigns.
Third Party Analytics
How Does HBDesigns Collect Information?
Your information is collected from the Site, through your placement of orders through the online store, when you sign up to participate in one of our programs, when you create an account on our Site, when you email or contact us through online applications or forms you complete, taking surveys, reporting problems, information you volunteer to HBDesigns through the Site and through any of your other activities with HBDesigns. The Personal Information that HBDesigns collects depends on the nature of your activities.
HBDesigns or Our Service Providers may also collect information regarding your computer or device, including GPS location when you use the Site and associated services from your mobile device if your device has location services enabled. HBDesigns or Our Service Providers may also collect an identifier, device type, IP address, phone, browser type and version, time zone, browser plug-ins and versions, operating system, and device platform.
How Does HBDesigns Use the Information HBDesigns Collects?
HBDesigns uses Personal Information you volunteer for internal verification, to complete requested transactions, to ensure appropriate legal use of HBDesigns’ goods and/or services, to provide you notification about updates to the Site or our goods and services and to help provide you with technical support for the Site.
For example, HBDesigns uses the information it collects about you to:
Administer promotional or educational programs;
Communicate with you regarding messages you send through emails to us or through social media messaging services;
Comply with administrative, regulatory and legal requirements;
Deliver goods and services you request, purchase or subscribe for;
Enable HBDesigns to provide, improve and maintain the Site, including administration and internal operations such as order tracking and fulfillment, inventory management, data usage and analysis, research, testing, and troubleshooting;
Keep the Site safe and secure;
Provide you with information that you request or consent to receiving content or goods and services that HBDesigns feels may interest you, including newsletters, brand or company promotions, and promotions, contests, and sweepstakes offered in partnership with third parties; and
Solicit your feedback about the Site.
How Does HBDesigns Share Your Information with Third Parties?
HBDesigns may share information about you, including your Personal Information, with third parties, including to or for:
Analytics and search engine providers that aid HBDesigns in the improvement and optimization of the Sites;
Any of HBDesigns’ subsidiaries, joint ventures, or other companies under common control with HBDesigns;
Business partners, suppliers, and subcontractors to the extent necessary to assist HBDesigns in providing our Services and maintaining the Site. For example, HBDesigns may hire companies to help provide products or services, like a shipping company that may deliver packages, a prize may be provided by a third-party fulfillment company, or any other third party that is needed to assist in the completion of transactions or the provision of goods or services you request; others may include data processors, marketers, and customer service providers;
Service providers and business partners who supplement information HBDesigns collect with additional information about visitors or users of the Site and who help HBDesigns better connect with HBDesigns’ intended audience; and
To any other third party with your consent to do so.
HBDesigns may also disclose your Personal Information:
In connection with a petition for relief is filed under U.S. Bankruptcy laws for or against HBDesigns or if HBDesigns becomes subject to an order of appointment of a trustee or receiver;
In response to judicial or governmental subpoenas, warrants or orders served on HBDesigns;
In the event of a corporate sale, merger, reorganization, sale of assets, or dissolution of HBDesigns; or
Does HBDesigns Share Information with Third-Party Internet-Based Advertising Companies?
No, HBDesigns does not share information about you, including your Personal Information, with third-party Internet-based advertising companies. To learn more about third-party internet-based advertising and how can opt-out of sites using it, you can visit www.networkadvertising.org and www.aboutads.info/choices.
What About Information Shared on Community Services?
HBDesigns may make message boards, blogs, and other community services available to you on the Site. Please understand that any information that is disclosed by you in these areas becomes public information. When you disclose such information on a message board, blog, or any other public forum, you do so at your own risk. HBDesigns has no control over its use and you should exercise caution when deciding to disclose your personal information or any other information about yourself. The information presented in these areas reflects the views of the individual users or hosts and does not necessarily reflect the views of HBDesigns. HBDesigns reserves the right (but has no obligation) to monitor the use of message boards, blogs, or other public forums on the Site.
Does HBDesigns Use De-Identified Information?
How Does HBDesigns Maintain and Secure the Personal Information HBDesigns Collects?
HBDesigns makes good faith efforts to provide you with access to your personal information and either to correct such data at your request if it is inaccurate or delete such data at your request if it is not otherwise required to be retained by law or for legitimate business purposes. If you wish to request the correction or deletion of such data, you may contact HBDesigns by email at [ADD YOUR PRIVACY EMAIL LINK HERE—suggested: firstname.lastname@example.org] or by mail at:
Attn: Privacy Request
3000 Custer Road
Suite 270 # 1598
Plano, TX 75075
Please note in order to protect the security of your information, you will be required to properly identify yourself before HBDesigns can process such a request. The security and confidentiality of your personal information are important to HBDesigns and, if applicable, HBDesigns will take reasonable measures to protect it, including measures to protect against unauthorized access, alteration, and disclosure. These security measures include, for example, internal reviews of HBDesigns’ data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures, as well as physical security measures to guard against unauthorized access to systems where HBDesigns or its partners store personal data.
Please be aware that no data transmission over the Internet or which is stored on a computer connected to the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure, so while HBDesigns strives to protect your personal information, HBDesigns cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information that you voluntarily give to HBDesigns.
HBDesigns through Our Service Providers reserves the right to monitor all network traffic to and through the Site to identify and/or block unauthorized attempts or intrusions to upload or change information or cause damage to the Site or any part of the Site in any manner. Anyone using the Site or any part of the Site expressly consents to such monitoring.
Can I unsubscribe if I have previously opted-in to receive promotional emails or the like?
If you have opted-in to receive information from us through the Site or our other methods of sign up or contact with us through Our Service Providers, you may unsubscribe from receiving future emails or messages from HBDesigns by contacting us at [ADD HBDesigns’ PRIVACY EMAIL LINK HERE]. Please note, if you have also opted-in to receive information from any of Our Service Providers through your dealings them, you may also need to unsubscribe separately with them should you no longer wish to receive information or messages directly from them in the future.
When you visit or use the Site, HBDesigns or Our Service Providers may place a cookie in a file directory on your computer or on your mobile device. A cookie is a small text file that is placed on your computer or mobile device to uniquely distinguish your visit to a website or use of an online service or mobile application. The information that cookies may collect includes the date and time of your visit. Cookies may offer you many conveniences for the Sites. For example, cookies may allow HBDesigns or Our Service Providers to recognize certain information, such as your browser type, so HBDesigns or Our Service Provider knows if you can view certain plug-ins or extensions. Cookies may also allow HBDesigns or Our Service Providers to streamline your visit to the Site based on your previous visits.
HBDesigns or Our Service Providers may also use flash cookies which are sometimes called local shared objects. Flash cookies are data files that are stored on your computer by the websites that you visit. You can read more about flash cookies at Adobe’s (the owner) website. HBDesigns or Our Service Providers may use flash cookies to enable or control Flash-based content in the Site. Flash cookies provide similar functionality as permanent cookies and are persistent and do not go away when you exit your browser or turn off your computer or device. You can learn how to manage flash cookie settings and preferences for your computer by learning about how to use the Settings Manager on Adobe’s website.
You may also be able to reset or restrict the advertising cookies contained on your device or in your internet browser by accessing the privacy settings for such device and/or browser. Please follow the instructions contained in your browser’s help file, or by contacting the company providing your browser’s or mobile device’s technical support to do so, such as Apple for iOS devices.
You may configure your browser or device to accept or deny cookies from the Site. However, disabling or denying cookies from the Site may render parts of the Site inaccessible or may cause certain webpages or parts of the Site not to properly load. There are also several services and websites which allow you to visit websites, including the Site, anonymously. Again, you may not be able to access or use all of the content or services available on the Site if you use these anonymizing services or websites. If you change computers or browsers or devices, or use multiple computers or browsers or devices or delete HBDesigns’ or Our Service Providers’ cookies, you will need to repeat this process for each computer, each browser, and each device.
Does HBDesigns Use Web Beacons/Pixel Tags?
HBDesigns or Our Service Providers may use “Web Beacons,” sometimes referred to as “pixels,” “clear gifs,” or “web bugs,” which is another way (instead of cookies) to help personalize your experience on the Site. Web Beacons are typically invisible to you and are generally embedded in very small clear graphics files. “Pixel Tags” are small strings of computer code that provide a method for delivering a graphic image on a web page or other medium. Pixel Tags allow HBDesigns/Our Service Providers or a third party who serves the Pixel Tag, to set, read, and modify some of HBDesigns’s/Our Service Providers’ cookies. HBDesigns/Our Service Providers may use Web Beacons and Pixel Tags to monitor certain non-personally identifiable information about you, including the URL of the page from which the Web Beacon or Pixel Tag originated, the type of browser used, the IP address of your computer and the time you viewed the Web Beacon or Pixel Tag. HBDesigns/Our Service Providers may also use Web Beacons and Pixel Tags to assist in providing the content HBDesigns/Our Service Providers believes you want to see. Web Beacons and Pixel Tags are also used to allow such third parties to determine how many people view a video, image, or other content and to assist in serving and managing add content. While Web Beacons and Pixel Tags do not collect Personal Information, the information collected by them may be used in conjunction with cookies to identify aggregate information about users of the Site.
What Happens with Do Not Track Requests?
HBDesigns does not currently have the capabilities to recognize the Do Not Track signals from Internet browsers. Therefore, any Do Not Track selection you make within your Internet browser will not be applied to the Site.
For general information regarding Do Not Track you can visit www.allaboutdnt.org.
When you place an order through the Site or send us information in another format, such as via email, we may maintain your order information and other information you may send to us voluntarily for our records unless and until you ask us to delete this information.
Links or Usage of Third Party Websites/App Stores
The Site may contain links to third-party websites or apps. HBDesigns has no control over the privacy practices or the content of such third-party websites or apps. Neither HBDesigns nor any of its officers, directors, partners, employees, agents, representatives, vendors, or suppliers are responsible for the content, privacy policies, products, services, reliability, viewpoint, or accuracy of information on any such websites or apps. HBDesigns does not control and is not responsible for the collection of personal information by third party websites or apps, including websites owned or controlled by Our Service Providers or HBDesigns’s partners, vendors, and/or websites not controlled by HBDesigns.
For California Residents—Please Read
FOR RESIDENTS OF CALIFORNIA ONLY. Section 1798.83 of the California Civil Code requires select businesses to disclose policies relating to the sharing of certain categories of your personal information with third parties. If you reside in California and have provided your personal information to HBDesigns, you may request information about HBDesigns’s disclosures of certain categories of personal information to third parties for direct marketing purposes. Such requests must be submitted to HBDesigns at one of the following:
Via Email: [ADD HBDESIGNS’ PRIVACY EMAIL LINK HERE]
Attn: Privacy Request
3000 Custer Road
Suite 270 # 1598
Plano, TX 75075
Within thirty (30) days of receiving such a request, HBDesigns will provide a list of the categories of personal information disclosed to third parties for third-party direct marketing purposes during the immediately preceding calendar year, along with the names and addresses of those third parties. This request may be made no more than once per calendar year. HBDesigns reserves its right not to respond to requests submitted other than to the address specified in this section, requests not labeled or sent properly, or requests that do not have complete information.
For European Economic Area Residents—Please Read
For users of the Site that are residents of the European Economic Area (EEA), you have certain rights under applicable data protection regulations in your jurisdiction. HBDesigns will take reasonable steps to allow you to access, delete, correct, change, update, or limit the use of your Personal Information. If you would like to know what Personal Information we have and retain about you and would like to have it removed from our systems, please contact us at [ADD HBDESIGNS’ PRIVACY EMAIL LINK HERE].
The data protection regulations for the EEA give you certain rights in certain circumstances. Some of these rights include:
The right to access, update, change, or delete the Personal Information we have about you in our systems.
The right to object to our processing of your Personal Information.
The right to change your mind and withdraw your consent or “opt-out” at any time where previously we had obtained your consent to obtain and process your Personal Information.
The right to have your Personal Information rectified if that Personal Information is inaccurate or incomplete in our systems.
The right to request that we restrict the processing of your Personal Information.
The right to be provided with a copy of the Personal Information we have in our systems about you in a machine-readable and commonly used format.
Please note, in order to protect the security of your information, you will be required to properly identify yourself before HBDesigns can process a request from you pursuant to this section. The security and confidentiality of your personal information are important to HBDesigns and, if applicable, HBDesigns will take reasonable measures to protect it, including measures to protect against unauthorized access, alteration, and disclosure.
Under data privacy regulations in the EEA, you have the right to complain to a Data Protection Authority about the collection and use of your Personal Data by HBDesigns. For more information, please contact your local data protection authority in the European Economic Area (EEA).
By accessing or using the Site, you explicitly agree that any claims or actions that you may otherwise have against HBDesigns under the laws of any jurisdiction other than in the United States are hereby waived, including without limitation, any claims or actions under the laws of your own country, and that your sole location and applicable law for any disputes is in the United States according to the terms of this Section.
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Updated: July 22, 2020