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Privacy policies

Privacy

This privacy policy discloses the privacy practices for www.hopeineducation.com This privacy policy applies solely to information collected by this web site. It will notify you of the following:

1. What personally identifiable information is collected from you through the web site, how it is used and with whom it may be shared.

2. What choices are available to you regarding the use of your data.

3. The security procedures in place to protect the misuse of your information.

4. How you can correct any inaccuracies in the information.

Information Collection, Use, and Sharing

We are the sole owners of the information collected on this site. We only have access to/collect information that you voluntarily give us via email or other direct contact from you. We will not sell or rent this information to anyone.

We will use your information to respond to you, regarding the reason you contacted us. We will not share your information with any third party outside of our organization, other than as necessary to fulfill your request, e.g. to ship an order.

Unless you ask us not to, we may contact you via email in the future to tell you about specials, new products or services, or changes to this privacy policy.

Your Access to and Control Over Information

You may opt out of any future contacts from us at any time. You can do the following at any time by contacting us via the email at lisa (dot) burns (at) hopeineducation (dot) com. You have the right to:

• Change/correct any data we have about you.

• Have us delete any data we have about you.

• Express any concern you have about our use of your data.

Security

We take precautions to protect your information. When you submit sensitive information via the website, your information is protected both online and offline.

While we use encryption to protect sensitive information transmitted online, we also protect your information offline. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job (for example, billing or customer service) are granted access to personally identifiable information. The computers/servers in which we store personally identifiable information are kept in a secure environment.

Cookies

We use "cookies" on this site. A cookie is a piece of data stored on a site visitor's hard drive to help us improve your access to our site and identify repeat visitors to our site. For instance, when we use a cookie to identify you, you would not have to log in a password more than once, thereby saving time while on our site. Cookies can also enable us to track and target the interests of our users to enhance the experience on our site. Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information on our site.

Some of our business partners may use cookies on our site. However, we have no access to or control over these cookies.

Updates

Our Privacy Policy may change from time to time and all updates will be posted on this page.

If you feel that we are not abiding by this privacy policy, you should contact us at lisa (dot) burns (at) hopeineducation (dot) com.

Registration

In order to use parts of this website, a user must first complete the registration form. During registration a user is required to give certain information (such as name and email address). This information is used to contact you about the products/services on our site in which you have expressed interest. At your option, you may also provide demographic information (such as gender or age) about yourself, but it is not required.

 

Other Policies

Comment Policy

Be nice. There is too much icky in the world as it is. This is not the place for more of that. As your mamma told you- If you can’t say constructive in a positive way, don’t say anything at all. Ok. So, maybe that’s my take on what she said. You get the idea. I’m all for a good honest discussion, but I’m not for tearing anyone down. Ever.

Copyright Policy

Sharing is great. I love it when you all share! Feel free to use a photo or two but link them back to my site. Remember that all content is property of H.O.P.E. Education, LLC. Any free content is for personal use and use in your classroom only. Pinning is appreciated and welcomed. Please do not make any edits to pictures without first obtaining my written permission. Thank you!

All purchased content is for your express use only (personal and classroom). I work hard to provide quality content. This is how I support myself. Please do not forward purchased content to friends or colleagues. If you love what you have purchased (and I hope you do), tell that friend or colleague and send them a link so they can get their own copy. Thanks a bunch!

Orders

We request information from you on our order form. To buy from us, you must provide contact information (like name and shipping address) and financial information (like credit card number, expiration date). This information is used for billing purposes and to fill your orders. If we have trouble processing an order, we'll use this information to contact you.

Surveys & Contests

From time-to-time our site requests information via surveys or contests. Participation in these surveys or contests is completely voluntary and you may choose whether or not to participate and therefore disclose this information. Information requested may include contact information (such as name and shipping address), and demographic information (such as zip code, age level). Contact information will be used to notify the winners and award prizes. Survey information will be used for purposes of monitoring or improving the use and satisfaction of this site.

Links

This web site contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.

Disclosure Policy

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) revised their guidelines in 2009 regarding endorsements and testimonials in order to protect the public from any misleading advertising that is paid for by a group or company. Since this website is a source of income us. There may occasionally be testimonials or endorsements included. We feel it’s important that you, our clients and readers, should receive full disclosure of the following:

  • The content of this website is a source of income for us. There may be endorsements, testimonials or promotion of other websites for that purpose.
  • We will only promote those products, businesses and services that we have used ourselves and feel our readers will benefit from.
  • Products or services provided to us by businesses for review are given to us free of charge. This does not in any way guarantee a positive review.
  • We promise we will always give an honest review whether or not we are partnering with the advertiser or being paid for our review.
  • Our first priority is to you, our readers. We would never be untruthful just to make a few dollars.
  • Although we try to give full disclosure for our mentions of products/businesses/services, every mention many or may not be noted as an affiliate.

We hold ourselves to the highest standards. Our goal is to be helpful and encouraging to our readers with our content while generating a small profit four ourselves to compensate us for our time and ideas in the process. Our readers are important to us and we care about, pray for and appreciate you every day. It is always our intention to be honest and upfront with our readers in all of our content.