This Statement of Privacy applies to the EnlighTea.com website and governs data collection and usage. By using the EnlighTea.com website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.
Collection of your Personal Information
EnlighTea Café, Inc. (Here in referred to as “ENLIGHTEA”) may collect personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address or telephone number. ENLIGHTEA may also collect anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your Postal Code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favorites.
Information about your computer hardware and software also may be automatically collected by EnlighTea.com. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used by ENLIGHTEA for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the EnlighTea.com website.
Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through EnlighTea.com public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others.
ENLIGHTEA encourages you to review the privacy statements of websites you choose to link to from EnlighTea.com so that you can understand how those websites collect, use and share your information. ENLIGHTEA is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on websites outside of the EnlighTea.com and ENLIGHTEA family of websites.
Use of your Personal Information
ENLIGHTEA collects and uses your personal information to operate the EnlighTea.com website and deliver the services and/or products you have requested.
ENLIGHTEA may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from ENLIGHTEA and its affiliates. ENLIGHTEA may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.
ENLIGHTEA does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. ENLIGHTEA may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. In addition, ENLIGHTEA may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to EnlighTea.com, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.
ENLIGHTEA does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.
ENLIGHTEA keeps track of the websites and pages our customers visit within EnlighTea.com, in order to determine what EnlighTea.com services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within EnlighTea.com to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.
ENLIGHTEA websites will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on EnlighTea.com or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of ENLIGHTEA; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of EnlighTea.com, or the public.
The EnlighTea.com website may use “cookies” to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.
One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize EnlighTea.com pages, or register with EnlighTea.com site or services, a cookie helps EnlighTea.com to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same EnlighTea.com website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the EnlighTea.com features that you customized.
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the ENLIGHTEA services or websites you visit.
Security of your Personal Information
EnlighTea.com secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. EnlighTea.com secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other websites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.
Changes to this Statement
ENLIGHTEA will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. ENLIGHTEA encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how ENLIGHTEA is protecting your information.
EnlighTea Café, Inc. welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that EnlighTea.com has not adhered to this Statement, please contact ENLIGHTEA at support@EnlighTea.com.