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Privacy Policy

This is the web site of

Barbour Publishing, Inc.
1810 Barbour Drive
Uhrichsville, OH 44683

We can be reached via e-mail at info@barbourbooks.com
Or you can reach us by telephone at 1-740-922-6045 (Monday-Friday from 9am-5pm Eastern Time)

The Privacy Policy governs the manner in which Barbour Publishing, Inc. collects, uses, maintains, and discloses information collected from users (each, a "User") of www.barbourbooks.com and other specialty websites created and maintained by Barbour Publishing ("Site").  This privacy policy applies to these Sites and all products and services offered by Barbour Publishing, Inc.



Personal Identification Information (PII)

We may collect personal identification information (PII) from Users in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to, when Users visit or browse our site, register on the site, place an order, subscribe to the newsletter, respond to a survey, fill out a form, and in connection with other activities, services, features or resources we may make available on our Site.

Users may be asked for, as appropriate, name, email address, mailing address, phone number, and credit card information. We will collect personal identification information from Users only if they voluntarily submit such information to us. Users can always refuse to supply personal identification information, except that it may prevent them from engaging in certain Site related activities.

Users may, however, visit our Site anonymously.

 

Non-personal Indentification Information

We may collect non-personal identification information about Users whenever they interact with or browse our Site. Non-personal identification information may include the browser name, the type of computer and technical information about Users means of connection to our Site, such as the operating system and the Internet service providers utilized and other similar information.



Web Browser Cookies

Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer's hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables the site's or service provider's systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information.

We use cookies to:

  • Help remember and process the items in the shopping cart
  • Understand and save user's preferences for future visits
  • Compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interactions in order to offer better site experiences and tools in the future. We may also use trusted third-party services that track this information on our behalf.

User may choose to set their web browser to refuse cookies, or to alert you when cookies are being sent. This can be done through your browser settings. Since each browser is different, refer to the browser's Help Menu to learn the correct way to modify cookies.
Please note, some parts of the Site may not function properly if cookies are turned off.



How We Use Collected Information

Barbour Publishing, Inc. collects and uses Users personal information for the following purposes:

  • To personalize user experience
    We may use information in the aggregate to understand how our Users as a group use the services and resources provided on our Site.
  • To improve our Site
    We continually strive to improve our website offerings based on the information and feedback we receive from you.
  • To improve customer service
    Your information helps us to more effectively respond to your customer service requests and support needs.
  • To process transactions
    We may use the information Users provide about themselves when placing an order only to provide service to that order. We do not share this information with outside parties except to the extent necessary to provide the service.
  • To administer a content, promotion, survey or other Site feature
    To send Users information they agreed to receive about topics we think will be of interest to them.
  • To send periodic emails
    The email address Users provide for order processing, will only be used to send them information and updates pertaining to their order. It may also be used to respond to their inquiries, and/or other requests or questions. Users may also receive emails that may include company news, updates, related product or service information, etc. If at any time the User would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we include detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email or User may contact us via our Site.
  • To send mailings
    If you supply us with your postal address on-line you may receive periodic mailings from us with information on new products and services or upcoming events. If you do not wish to receive such mailings, please let us know by sending an email to us at the above address.
  • To contact by phone
    Users who supply us with their telephone numbers on-line may receive telephone contacts from us with information regarding orders or requests they have placed on-line only. Please provide us with your correct phone number so we may better serve you.



How We Protect Your Information

We adopt appropriate data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures to protect against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure or destruction of your personal information, username, password, transaction information and data stored on our Site.

Personal information is contained behind secured networks and is only accessible by a limited number of persons who have special access rights to such systems and are required to keep the information confidential. In addition, all sensitive/credit information you supply is encrypted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology

All credit card transactions are processed through a gateway provider and are not stored or processed on our servers.



Sharing Your Personal Information

We do not sell, trade, or rent Users personal identification information to others.

We may share generic aggregated demographic information not linked to any personal identification information regarding visitors and users with our business partners, trusted affiliates and advertisers for the purposes outlined above.

We may use third party service providers to help us operate our business and the Site or administer activities on our behalf, such as sending out newsletters or surveys. We may share your information with these third parties for those limited purposes.



Third Party Websites

Users may find other content on our Site that links to the sites and services of our authors or partners. We do not control the content or links that appear on these sites and are not responsible for the practices employed by websites linked to or from our Site. In addition, these sites or services, including their content and links, may be constantly changing. These sites and services may have their own privacy policies and customer service policies. Browsing and interaction on any other website, including websites which have a link to our Site, is subject to that website's own terms and policies.

Please email info@barbourbooks.com with any reports or concerns with links you may find on our Site.



CAN-SPAM Act

The CAN-SPAM Act is a law that sets the rules for commercial email, establishes requirements for commercial messages, gives recipients the right to have emails stopped from being sent to them, and spells out tough penalties for violations.

We collect your email address to:

  • Send information, respond to inquiries, and/or other requests or questions
  • Process orders and to send information and updates pertaining to orders
  • Send you additional information related to your product and/or service
  • Continue to send emails or mail to our customers after the original transaction has occurred

To be in accordance with CAN-SPAM, we agree to the following:

  • Not to use false or misleading subjects or email addresses
  • Identify the message as an advertisement in some reasonable way
  • Include the physical address of our business or site headquarters
  • Monitor third-party email marketing services for compliance, if one is used
  • Honor opt-out/unsubscribe requests quickly
  • Allow users to unsubscribe by using the link at the bottom of each email

If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, you can by:

  • Following the instructions at the bottom of each email and we will promptly remove your from ALL correspondence
  • Emailing us at the address above
  • Calling us at the phone number above
  • Logging in to your account



Changes to This Privacy Policy

Our Privacy Policy link includes the word "Privacy" and can easily be found on the web page specified above.

Barbour Publishing, Inc. has the discretion to update this privacy policy at any time. When we do, we will revise the updated date at the bottom of this page. We encourage Users to frequently check this page for any changes to stay informed about how we are helping to protect the personal information we collect. You acknowledge and agree that it is your responsibility to review this privacy policy periodically and become aware of modifications.



Your Acceptance of These Terms

By using this Site, you signify your acceptance of this policy and terms of service. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use our Site. Your continued use of the Site following the posting of changes to this policy will be deemed your acceptance of those changes.

 

Contacting Us
If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this site, please contact us at:

Barbour Publishing, Inc.
www.barbourbooks.com
1810 Barbour Drive Uhrichsville, OH 44683
info@barbourbooks.com

This document was last updated on June 11, 2018