We respect your need to have
the personal information you share with us appropriately protected and
handled with great care.
We believe you have a right to "opt out" of having your
personally identifiable information (see definition below) rented, sold or
exchanged with other marketers and honor your request if you should choose to
do so. We also honor your request if you would rather not receive mail,
telephone and other solicitations from Fawbush & Schulz.
The term "personally identifiable
information" we use here to denote any information by which you can be
identified or contacted, i.e. your name, address, telephone number, etc.
When we refer to "aggregate information" we are referring to data that does not
allow your personal identification but provides demographic and statistical
information, such as product and browser preferences, and traffic flow around
for the Protection of Children
Fawbush & Schulz is especially
concerned with the protection of the privacy of children. We urge parents
to be fully involved with their children's activities on the web and employ
parental control software to manage their children's access to the internet.
We do not allow anyone under the age of 13 to register with us, nor do we send
email to anyone who we know is under 13 without parental consent. If we
learn that someone under 13 has provided personally identifiable information to
the site, we promptly remove it.
Our Collection of Information About You
You do not have to share your personally identifiable
information with us to to visit our website. There may, however, be
certain site functions, such as order processing and catalog requests, that are
impossible for us to complete without it. We do maintain a record of your
orders. We also may ask you and keep a record of your gender, occupation,
personal interests, etc., in order to fine tune our offerings through knowing our
customers. The amount of this information you share with us
is entirely up to you.
How We Use Your Information
We use your personally
identifiable information for
the internal purposes of order processing, registration, statistical analysis to
improve our services to you and the functionality of our website, and
mailing list. We may also form business relationships with other persons
or entities whom we have asked to confirm that their privacy policies are
consistent with our own. At such times, we may cross-reference and share
data we have gathered including personally identifiable information about you,
that will allow such persons or entities to contact you regarding products or
services that may be of interest to you.
In order to provide you with ideal
services, we may combine information we have gathered from you and with data
gathered from other sources including information we obtain from our business
relationships and other sources. Combining the data allows us to further
determine your needs and tailor our personal services accordingly as well as
gather information for other promotional purposes.
We may contract
with other persons or companies we call Service Providers to perform certain
services such as credit card processing, data management, shipping, promotional
services, etc. We provide these Service Providers with the
information necessary to perform the contracted services. We also ask that
our Service Providers confirm that their privacy policies are consistent with
We use aggregate information
(again, this is non-personally identifiable information) collected on the site
and from other sources to determine how the site is being used and can be
improved. For example, we determine which pages are the most popular, what
questions are asked the most often, and what customers would like to see more of
in terms of products and services.
We may also
disclose personally identifiable and aggregate information in order to comply
with applicable laws, protect the rights and property of Fawbush & Schulz, or
respond to governmental inquiries.
Customer Account Information
You can edit
your account information at any time by calling us or emailing us at
and letting us know what information you'd like to change. Please be aware that some
changes to your account, particularly if you are requesting to be removed from
our mailing list could take several weeks to become effective.
Our website uses 'cookies'.
When you visit a website that utilizes cookies, a small amount of information is
sent from the site's server to your browser and stored on your hard
drive. Cookie's are widely used by websites to identify repeat users and
gather demographic and statistical information in order to better serve their
customers. Many browsers are preset to accept cookies, but you can usually
reset your browser to either refuse them entirely or to notify you when they are
about to be placed so you can chose whether or not to accept them. Please do
be aware however, that rejecting them may inhibit some site functionality.
Links to Other
Our site may
contain links to other sites that have different policies then our own. We
shall not be responsible for your visitation to these or other sites or the data
collection and use practices of such sites. Please take care and read the
policies of every site you visit before sharing information with them,
particularly any that personally identifies you.
If we change this policy in any
way we will post a notice on the site effective immediately. The new
policy then applies to all present and past users of the site and replaces any
previous policies that are not in agreement with it.