1. Types of information we collect and how we collect it
Most of the information about products and services published on our sites is offered without us collecting any personally identifiable information about you. You can browse websites and see much of our content anonymously.
2. Information provided by the client
There are some activities on our sites where the collection of personally identifiable information is necessary. These activities include things like participating in a contest or giving a gift, making a purchase, requesting a catalog, newsletter or other information, registering on our sites, completing a survey or questionnaire, or contacting us. For most activities, we only collect your name, email address, postal address, zip code and date of birth.
When you make a purchase, we also collect your billing address, your phone number and your credit card information. If you visit our pages on social networking sites such as Facebook and Instagram, we may collect personally identifiable and non-personal information. For example, if you ask a question about customer service through our Facebook page, we will receive your username along with your question and we will use that information to answer the question. Personally, identifiable information will be stored by us until it is deleted in the course of time.
3. With whom we share your personal information:
Sometimes we use third-party companies to help us guide advertising or to market the products that interest you on our website, or to facilitate the processing and fulfillment of orders. In those cases, we share your information with them to guide advertising, deliver products, help us collect and manage customer information, fulfill promotions and / or communicate with you.
These third-party companies include:
Mailchimp – email marketing
Facebook, Google, Amazon, Bing and other advertisers – advertising services
Sophia Lerner uses targeted advertising services provided by companies such as Facebook and other external providers. These services are intended to offer ads that are likely to interest you, based on your recent browsing. These services use technical means, such as cookies and pixel tags, to collect data as described in their privacy notices to help provide ads that are most relevant to you. As for the Sophia Lerner website, they collect data about your browsing activity on the Sophia Lerner websites such as what pages you visited and when; technical information about your device and browser, such as the IP address of your device, the type of device and the unique identifier; information about the ads that have been sent to you and whether you interacted with the ad; and third-party advertising partner data, such as identifiers with pseudonyms, to help you deliver ads and recognize them on all browsers and devices.
Third-party providers offer ways to disable tracking and that information can be found on their respective websites.
We may share your information with sponsors if they need it to send you a product or to comply with the promotion. We may share your information with those sponsors so they can send you other special promotions. You will know that we will do this because we will inform you when you register for these promotions. In addition, we will occasionally send promotions by email to our users on behalf of external sponsors regarding products or services related to your lifestyle. We may also share information for security reasons to prevent, investigate or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of persons, violations of our terms of service or as required by law.
4. Organizations that help protect the safety and security of our users and our sites
We will provide personal information as required by law, for example, to comply with a court order or subpoena, to enforce our terms of service or to protect the safety of users and our site.
Changes to this privacy notice will be published on this page. If we make a material change to our privacy practices, we will provide a notice on the site or by other means, as appropriate.