Compassionate Touch Website Privacy Policy

 

Effective Date: September 1st, 2017

Policy Version: 1.0

Compassionate Touch
PO BOX 81785 Rochester MI 48308
info@ctinternational.org
Compassionate Touch values all customers, humanity and peoples security. We is an equal opportunity employer. Compassionate Touch doesn’t discriminate on any other basis prohibited by federal, state or local law in any of its activities or operations including but not limited to the basis of race, color, national origin, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability or religion.

 

Your safety and privacy are important to us so we have developed the following policies to cover the use of our products and services. Please take a moment to familiarize yourself with our policies. The following Privacy Policy applies to the corporate website and any other related public or private website or content provided by us, including but not limited to print pieces, content curated for schools or any LMS system containing our courses. If you have any questions, please contact us at info@ctinternational.org

 

 

This document governs the privacy policy of our website www.ctinternational.org.

Our privacy policy tells you what Personally Identifiable Information (PII) and Nonpersonal Information (NPI) we may collect from you, how we collect it, how we protect it, how we may share it, how you can access and change it, and how you can limit our sharing of it. Our privacy policy also explains certain legal rights that you have with respect to your PII. Any capitalized terms not defined herein will have the same meaning as where they are defined elsewhere on our website.

 

Topics Covered in Our Privacy Policy

Definitions

Information We Collect

Our Use of Cookies
How Your Information Is Used
Protecting the Privacy Rights of Third Parties
Retaining and Destroying Your Personal Information
Updating, Requesting, and Deleting Your Personal Information

Your Rights

Revoking Your Consent and Opting Out of Sharing Your Information

Do Not Track Settings

Links to Other Websites

Protecting Children’s Privacy

Our Email Policy
Our Security Policy

Use of Your Credit Card

International Data Transfers

Changes to Our Privacy Policy

 

Definitions

‘Nonpersonal Information’ (NPI) is information that is in no way personally identifiable. Some NPI is obtained automatically when you access our website with a web browser. ‘Personally Identifiable Information’ (PII) is information that is not publicly displayed and that is personally identifiable to you and obtained for us to provide you with a product or service. PII may include information such as your name, email address, physical address, phone number, credit card information, and other information you provide to us.

 

Information We Collect

Generally, you control the amount and type of information that you provide to us when using our website. We require that you provide us with certain information so that we can provide you with services and products. If you do not provide us with enough information, we may not be able to process your order. If you register as a user or member to use our website, you must provide PII for us to provide you with various features and functionality in terms of our website. We collect your PII in the following ways:

 

Automatic Information

We automatically receive information from your web browser or mobile device. This information includes the name of the website from which you entered our website, if any, as well as the name of the website you’ll visit when you leave our website. This information also includes the IP address of your computer/the proxy server you use to access the Internet, your Internet service provider’s name, your web browser type, the type of mobile device, and your computer operating system. We use all this information to analyze trends among our users to help improve our website.

When Entering and Using Our Website

When you enter and use our website and agree to accept cookies, some of these cookies may contain your PII.

 

At User and Member Registration

When you register as a user or member, we collect your name, email address, and other information listed.
When Buying Products or Services

If you buy products or services from us, we collect your name, email address, physical address, credit card information, phone number, and other information listed.

Online Forms

Our website may use online forms. The information you enter into these online forms may contain PII.

Mobile Application

If you use our mobile application, you may have to provide PII to use it.

 

Collecting Your Location Information
When you use our services, we may collect and process information about your actual physical location. We use several technologies, like GPS and IP tracking, to determine your location. These technologies may also provide us with information about nearby cell towers, Wi-Fi access points, and other devices.

 

Premium Features

Our website may offer premium features you must pay to use. If we were to charge you for the use of these premium features, we would need to collect payment information (such as a credit card) to bill you for the use of such premium features.

Our Use of Cookies

Our website uses cookies. A cookie is a small piece of data or a text file that is downloaded to your computer or mobile device when you access certain websites. Cookies may contain text that can be read by the web server that delivered the cookie to you. The text contained in the cookie generally consists of a sequence of letters and numbers that uniquely identify your computer or mobile device; it may contain other information as well.

 

By agreeing to accept our use of cookies, you are giving us permission to place some or all of the cookies described below on your device.

 

Strictly Necessary Cookies 

These cookies are necessary for proper functioning of the website, such as displaying content, logging in, validating your session, responding to your request for services, and other functions. Most web browsers can be set to disable the use of cookies. However, if you disable these cookies, you may not be able to access features on our website correctly or at all.

 

Performance Cookies 

These cookies collect information about the use of the website, such as pages visited, traffic sources, users’ interests, content management, and other website measurements.

 

Functional Cookies     

These cookies enable the website to remember a user’s choices – such as their language, user name, and other personal choices – while using the website. They can also be used to deliver services, such as letting a user make a blog post, listen to audio, or watch videos on the website.

 

Media Cookies

These cookies can be used to improve a website’s performance and provide special features and content. They can be placed by third parties who provide services to us or by our company.

 

Advertising or Targeting Cookies

These cookies are usually placed and used by advertising companies to develop a profile of your browsing interests and serve advertisements on other websites that are related to your interests. You will see less advertising if you disable these cookies.

 

Session Cookies

These cookies allow websites to link the actions of a user during a browser session. They may be used for a variety of purposes, such as remembering what a user has put in their shopping cart as they browse a website. Session cookies also permit users to be recognized as they navigate a website so that any item or page changes they make are remembered from page to page. Session cookies expire after a browser session; thus, they are not stored long term.

 

Persistent Cookies
These cookies are stored on a user’s device in between browser sessions, which allows the user’s preferences or actions across a site (or, in some cases, across different sites) to be remembered. Persistent cookies may be used for a variety of purposes, including remembering users’ choices and preferences when using a website or to target advertising to them.

 

We may also use cookies for:

  • Identifying the areas of our website that you have visited
  • Personalizing content you see on our website
  • Our website analytics
  • Remarketing our products or services to you
  • Remembering your preferences, settings, and login details
  • Targeted advertising and serving ads relevant to your interests
  • Affiliate marketing
  • Allowing you to post comments
  • Allowing you to share content with social networks

Most web browsers can be set to disable the use of cookies. However, if you disable cookies, you may not be able to access features on our website correctly or at all.

 

Web Beacons

We may also use a technology called web beacons to collect general information about your use of our website and your use of special promotions or newsletters. The information we collect by web beacons allows us to statistically monitor the number of people who open our emails. Web beacons also help us understand the behavior of our customers and visitors.

 

Google Ad and Content Network Privacy Policy

Third-party vendors, including Google, use cookies to serve ads based on a user’s past visits to our website. Google’s use of the DoubleClick cookie enables it and its partners to serve ads to our users based on their visits to our site and/or other sites on the Internet. Users may opt out of the use of the DoubleClick cookie for interest-based advertising by visiting