Privacy Policy

Effective Date: October 21, 2012

Your privacy is important to us.  To better protect you, we provide this notice explaining our online information practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used.  Half Hitch Goods reserves the right to change, modify, add to or remove portions of this policy at any time.  Please check this page periodically for any changes.  

Your consent:

By using our site, you consent to our privacy policy.

Information Collected:

Personal Information

Half Hitch Goods collects personal information from our visitors on a voluntary basis.  We may request personal information about you in connection with your use of, or participation in, our website, including through discussion/social networking forums, registrations, store purchases, content submissions, contests, sweepstakes, promotions and requests for additional information or suggestions, or in connection with other services or resources provided on the site.  Personal information may include name, address, email address, phone number, birth date, occupation, credit card account data and other purchasing information.  We only save personal information associated with questions and requests in our customer service database (unless otherwise stated herein, data which does not expire and is retained) in order to respond to those questions and requests, and to better serve you when responding to any questions or requests you may have in the future. 

Discussion/Social Networking Forums: Our website may offer discussion forums, message boards, social networking opportunities, chat pages and other public forums or features in which you may provide personal information, materials and related content.  If you submit personal information when using these public features, please note that such personal information may be publicly posted and otherwise disclosed and used without limitation or restriction.

Non-personal Information:  Half Hitch Goods collects a variety of non-personal information from visitors to our website.  This data is not personally identifiable and is collected automatically via the use of cookies (small computer files saved on your hard drive) and other standard web technology.  Automatically-collected information may include: the operating system on your computer, the type of web browser you are using, your IP address, and the links you followed to enter and leave the site.

Half Hitch Goods web servers collect the domain names of visitors to our website, however, they do not recognize individual email addresses.  Aggregate information showing the IP addresses and/or domain names of visitors, the number of visits, average time spent on the website, pages viewed, etc.  is collected and used only for internal review to measure the overall use of our website and provide direction for its continuous improvement.  This information is not sold to or shared with other organizations for commercial purposes.

Privacy of Children on Our Web Site:  Half Hitch Goods is concerned about the safety of children when they use the Internet and will never knowingly request personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 13.

Our Commitment to Data Security:

Half Hitch Goods utilizes appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to guard our online visitors' personal information against unauthorized access and use, including [Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) encryption technology] to protect credit card data transmission during online store purchases. All information is protected by Half Hitch Goods' security measures, which are periodically reviewed.

Links:

Half Hitch Goods website may contain links to other sites, and we make every effort to only link to sites that share our high standards and respect for privacy.  However, we are not responsible for the content or the privacy practices employed by other sites.

Online Policy Only:

This online privacy policy applies only to information collected through our website and not to information collected offline.

Compliance:

Half Hitch Goods is committed to adhering to and remaining informed of all applicable federal and state laws relating to maintaining a compliant internet presence.

Terms and Conditions

Please also visit our Terms and Conditions section establishing the use, disclaimers, and limitations of liability governing the use of our website.