Privacy

Privacy Policy:

Spruce Mountain Builders ("Spruce Mountain Builders") operates sprucemountainmeadery.com and may operate other websites. It is Spruce Mountain Builders' policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.

Website Visitors

Like most website operators, Spruce Mountain Builders collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Spruce Mountain Builders' purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Spruce Mountain Builders' visitors use its website. From time to time, Spruce Mountain Builders may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.

Spruce Mountain Builders also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on sprucemountainmeadery.com blogs/sites. Spruce Mountain Builders only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that commenter IP addresses and email addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog/site where the comment was left.

Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information

Certain visitors to Spruce Mountain Builders' websites choose to interact with Spruce Mountain Builders in ways that require Spruce Mountain Builders to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Spruce Mountain Builders gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up at sprucemountainmeadery.com to provide a username and email address. Those who engage in transactions with Spruce Mountain Builders are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Spruce Mountain Builders collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor's interaction with Spruce Mountain Builders. Spruce Mountain Builders does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.

Aggregated Statistics

Spruce Mountain Builders may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. Spruce Mountain Builders may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Spruce Mountain Builders does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.

Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information

Spruce Mountain Builders discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Spruce Mountain Builders' behalf or to provide services available at Spruce Mountain Builders' websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using Spruce Mountain Builders' websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Spruce Mountain Builders will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, Spruce Mountain Builders discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Spruce Mountain Builders believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Spruce Mountain Builders, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an Spruce Mountain Builders website and have supplied your email address, Spruce Mountain Builders may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what's going on with Spruce Mountain Builders and our products. If you send us a request (for example via email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. Spruce Mountain Builders takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.

Cookies

A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor's computer, and that the visitor's browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. Spruce Mountain Builders uses cookies to help Spruce Mountain Builders identify and track visitors, their usage of Spruce Mountain Builders website, and their website access preferences. Spruce Mountain Builders visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using Spruce Mountain Builders' websites, with the drawback that certain features of Spruce Mountain Builders' websites may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

Business Transfers

If Spruce Mountain Builders, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Spruce Mountain Builders goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of Spruce Mountain Builders may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.

Ads

Ads appearing on any of our websites may be delivered to users by advertising partners, who may set cookies. These cookies allow the ad server to recognize your computer each time they send you an online advertisement to compile information about you or others who use your computer. This information allows ad networks to, among other things, deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you. This Privacy Policy covers the use of cookies by Spruce Mountain Builders and does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers.

Privacy Policy Changes

Although most changes are likely to be minor, Spruce Mountain Builders may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in Spruce Mountain Builders' sole discretion. Spruce Mountain Builders encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. If you have a sprucemountainmeadery.com account, you might also receive an alert informing you of these changes. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.