knittingfool.com websites. It applies generally to the knittingfool.com website and
content and other related websites where this policy appears in the footer of the page.
Some knittingfool.com-branded websites or websites we operate may be governed by separate
privacy policies. The policy that applies on any of our domains or subdomains is always the
policy that appears in the footer of each website.
Subject to the requirements of applicable law, we strive to provide a consistent set of privacy
registration, you expressly consent to our collection, storage, and use of your personal
new users and is otherwise effective on August 13, 2008.
You can browse our sites without telling us who you are or revealing any personal information
about yourself. Once you give us your personal information, you are not anonymous to us.
If you choose to provide us with personal information, you consent to the transfer and storage
of that information.
We may collect and store the following personal information:
email address, physical contact information, transactional information based on your activities
on the sites; community discussions, chats, dispute resolution, correspondence through our sites,
and correspondence sent to us; other information from your interaction with our sites, services,
content and advertising, including computer and connection information, statistics on page views,
traffic to and from the sites, ad data, IP address and standard web log information; additional
information we ask you to submit to authenticate yourself; information from other companies,
such as demographic and navigation data.
We don't sell, rent or share your personal information to third parties for their marketing purposes.
Our primary purpose in collecting personal information is to provide you with a safe, smooth,
efficient, and customized experience. You agree that we may use your personal information to:
provide the services and customer support you request;
resolve disputes, collect fees, and troubleshoot problems;
prevent potentially prohibited or illegal activities;
and, customize, measure and improve our services, content and advertising.
Our Disclosure of Your Information
We may disclose personal information to respond to legal requirements.
Such information will be disclosed in accordance with applicable laws and regulations.
Information You Share on knittingfool.com
Your first name, and only your first name is displayed throughout the subscription portion of
knittingfool.com. When registering with knittingfool.com, you are advised that you do not need
to use your real first name -- a nickname or alias is acceptable.
Using Information from knittingfool.com
Knittingfool.com applies ordinary copyright restrictions to the use of information from knittingfool.com.
We use "cookies" (small files placed on your hard drive) on certain of our pages.
A few important things you should know about cookies are that:
Most cookies are "session cookies," meaning that they are automatically deleted from your hard
drive at the end of a session.
You are always free to decline our cookies if your browser permits, although doing so may interfere
with your use of some of our sites or services.
You may encounter cookies from third parties on certain pages of the sites that we do not control.
(For example, if you view a web page created by another user, there may be a cookie placed by that
No Spam, Spyware or Spoofing
We and our users do not tolerate spam. Make sure to set your communication preferences so we
communicate to you as you prefer. You may not use our communication tools to send spam.
Your password is the key to your account. Use unique numbers, letters and special characters,
and do not disclose your password to anyone. Do NOT use the same password that you use on other
sensitive sites, such as sites where you make financial transactions. If you do share your password
or your personal information with others, remember that you are responsible for all actions taken
in the name of your account. If you lose control of your password, you may lose substantial control
over your personal information and may be subject to legally binding actions taken on your behalf.
Therefore, if your password has been compromised for any reason, you should immediately notify
knittingfool.com to change your password.
Accessing, Reviewing and Changing Your Personal Information
You can see, review and change most of your personal information by contacting knittingfool.com.
Upon your request, we will close your account. We do retain personal information from closed
accounts to comply with law, troubleshoot problems, assist with any investigations,
and take other actions otherwise permitted by law.
Your information is stored on our servers located in the United States. We treat data as an asset
that must be protected. However, as you probably know, third parties may unlawfully intercept
or access transmissions or private communications. Therefore, although we work very hard to protect
your privacy, we do not promise, and you should not expect, that your personal information
or private communications will always remain private.
use and disclosure of information we collect from you. If you disclose your information to others,
different rules may apply to their use or disclosure of the information you disclose to them.
knittingfool.com does not control the privacy policies of third parties, and you are subject to
the privacy policies of those third parties where applicable. We encourage you to ask questions
before you disclose your personal information to others.
All amended terms automatically take effect 30 days after they are initially posted on the site.
You may write to us at: Knittingfool.com, 120 Dancer Lane, Heyworth, IL 61745.