Effective date: February 1, 2021
This policy applies to information we collect:
2. What Does HWA Do With Your Information?
a) Types of Information We Collect.
In connection with accessing our Services, we may collect information from you which can be used to identify you (“Personal Information”), such as your name, postal address, email address, phone, username and password and ANY OTHER INFORMATION THE WEBSITE COLLECTS THAT IS DEFINED AS PERSONAL OR PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION UNDER AN APPLICABLE LAW (“personal information”). Our website might also collect personal information that is about you but individually does not identify you, and/or about your internet connection, the equipment you use to access our Website and usage details.
b) How HWA Uses Your Information.
(xx) To provide information to representatives and advisors, including attorneys and accountants, to help us comply with legal, accounting, or security requirements.
(xxiii) To provide suggestions to you. This includes adding features that compare Customers’ content or communications, using data to suggest products or services that you may be interested in or that may be relevant to you.
(xxiv) Customer Testimonials. We might at some point upload Customers testimonials on our Services that may contain Personal Information, video, and images. Before doing so, we will obtain your consent to use your name, testimonial, and video. If you ever desire to delete a testimonial, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
You also may provide information to be published or displayed (hereinafter, “posted”) on public areas of the Website, or transmitted to other users of the Website or third parties (collectively, “User Contributions”). Your User Contributions are posted on and transmitted to others at your own risk. Although we limit access to certain pages/you may set certain privacy settings for such information by logging into your account profile, please be aware that no security measures are perfect or impenetrable. Additionally, we cannot control the actions of other users of the Website with whom you may choose to share your User Contributions. Therefore, we cannot and do not guarantee that your User Contributions will not be viewed by unauthorized persons.
(xxix) In order to provide the Services effectively and in accordance with applicable law and the Agreement, HWA may monitor and record a user’s use of the Services and User authorizes HWA to collect, store and use all such information in accordance with privacy provisions of this Agreement.
c) How Does HWA Share Your Personal Information.
We may disclose aggregated information about our users, and information that does not identify any individual, without restriction.
3. WHAT CHOICES DO I HAVE ABOUT MANAGING MY PRIVACY?
4. Public Information and Third Party Websites
(d) Cookies and Similar Tracking Technologies. We also may use these technologies to collect information about your online activities over time and across third-party websites or other online services (behavioral tracking). The information we collect automatically is statistical data and does not include personal information, but we may maintain it or associate it with personal information we collect in other ways or receive from third parties. It helps us to improve our Website and to deliver a better and more personalized service, including by enabling us to:
5. Use in the US Only
6. Security of Your Information
7. Notice of Breach of Security
8. Safeguarding Your Information
9. Data Retention and Your Access Rights
a) Data Retention.
b) Accessing and Correcting Your Information
You may send us an e-mail at email@example.com to request access to, correct or delete any personal information that you have provided to us. We cannot delete your personal information except by also deleting your user account. We may not accommodate a request to change information if we believe the change would violate any law or legal requirement or cause the information to be incorrect.
10. California Consumer Privacy Act – Information for California Consumers
California Consumer Privacy Act
If you wish to have HWA not sell your personal information to a third party, please email us at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
California Consumer Privacy Act
HWA has not sold personal information in the preceding 12 months. HWA may choose to sell the above categories of personal information for any of the business or commercial purposes listed above in the future. If you would like to opt out of the sale of your personal information in the event HWA does sell personal information in the future, you can submit an opt-out request by sending an email to: email@example.com. Personal information does not include publicly available information made available from federal, state or local records.
Your CCPA Rights
Who does CCPA apply to?
CCPA applies to California residents only. For purposes of CCPA, a California resident is a person who currently lives in California, or is domiciled in California but is outside of the state for a temporary or transitory purpose. The rights described above do not apply to residents of other U.S. states or persons who reside outside of the United States.
What can I expect if I exercise any of my rights?
Do-Not-Sell. California consumers have the right to opt-out of our sale of their personal information. Opt-out rights can be exercised by emailing us at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Other third-party businesses may collect information when you interact with our digital property, including IP addresses, digital identifiers, information about your web browsing and app usage, and how you interact with our properties and ads in order to provide you with relevant ads across the Internet and for other analytics purposes, and may sell that information to other businesses for advertising and other purposes. By visiting here www.privacyrights.info or optout.privacyrights.info, you can opt out from sales of this type of personal information by businesses that participate in the opt out tool. To make opt-out requests related to mobile apps on your device for businesses participating in the DAA’s CCPA App-based Opt-Out Tool, you can download the appropriate app at www.youradchoices.com/appchoices.
Verifiable Requests for Copy, Deletion, and Right to Know. Subject to certain exceptions, California consumers have the right to make the following requests, at no charge, up to twice every 12 months:
Deletion: the right to request deletion of their personal information that we have collected about you, subject to certain exemptions, and to have such personal information deleted.
Right to Know: the right to request that we disclose certain information about how we have handled your personal information in the prior 12 months, including the:
Submitting Requests. You can submit a deletion or right-to-know request by emailing us at: email@example.com; we will respond to verifiable requests received from California consumers as required by law. Account holders may also submit requests in their account by going to the Help menu and using any of our customer support channels. We also ask you for additional information necessary to verify or process your request. We may also carry out checks, including with third party identity verification services, to verify your identity before taking any action with your personal information. We will respond substantively to your verifiable requests within 45 days, unless additional time (up to 45 additional days) is needed, in which case we will let you know.
Incentives and Discrimination. The CCPA prohibits discrimination against California consumers for exercising their rights under the CCPA and imposes requirements on any financial incentives offered to California consumers related to their personal information. Businesses may offer different prices, rates, or quality of goods or services if the difference is reasonably related to the value of the consumer’s data.
11. CAN SPAM Act
12. What if I have questions about this policy?
13. Special Rules For Children.
14. Dispute Resolution
If you have any complaints regarding our compliance with this policy, you should first contact HWA. We will investigate and attempt to resolve complaints and disputes regarding use and disclosure of your personal information in accordance with this policy.
15. Corporate Headquarters
Holistic Wellness Alternatives, Inc., 2013 Crompond Road, Yorktown Heights, NY 10598.