recognizes that respecting user privacy over the Internet is of
utmost importance. This privacy statement is designed to provide
information about the privacy and data collection practices for
http://MushroomPatch.com. The Site is operated
If you have questions or concerns regarding this
statement, you should first contact our site coordinator at GMK@MushroomPatch.com
or by postal mail to:
1744 Lora Lane
Defiance, Ohio 43512
In general, you can visit the Site without telling us who you
are or providing any information about yourself. In some areas
of the Site, we ask you to provide information that will enable
us to process an order, offer services that require
registration, assist you with technical support issues or to
follow up with you. Generally, MC
requests identifying information when you:
Register on any of our web sites.
Place an order.
Provide feedback to an online
survey or tell us about an idea or suggestion.
Participate in a rebate
program, contest, or other promotional offer.
Request information or files
from technical support or customer service.
In these instances, MC will ask for your name, address,
e-mail address, phone number and other appropriate information
needed to provide you with these services. In all instances, if
you receive a newsletter or other mailing from us, you will
always be able to "unsubscribe" to these mailings at any time.
Mushroom Man Will Do With Your
If you choose to give us personal information for any of the
purposes above, this information is retained by MC and will only be used by
MC to support your customer
relationship with us. We will not add you to a mailing list, or
newsletter without your registration for this service. We will
only contact you if further information is required from you to
complete a service.
What Others May Do With Your
Information. MC does not share, rent, or sell
any personally identifying information provided through our Site
(such as your name or email address) to any outside organization
for use in its marketing or solicitations. From time to time
MC may use agents or contractors
who will have access to your personal information to perform
services for MC (such as
DATABASE MAINTENANCE, FURTHER EXAMPLES), however,
they are required by us to keep the information confidential and
may not use it for any purpose other than to carry out the
MC. In addition,
may also share aggregate information about its
customers and its web site visitors to advertisers, business
partners, and other third parties. For example, we might share
that our users are x percent PCs users and y percent Macintosh
users. None of this information, however, will contain personal,
identifying information about our users.
On-line Store. The Mushroom
Patch On-line Store is designed to
give you options concerning the privacy of your identifying
information. If you choose, you can set up an account. This will
allow you to have a customized order page for express ordering
and to view your purchasing history. To protect your privacy, we
have designed the Sites to include certain steps to verify your
identity before granting you access or enabling you to make
corrections in an account. You will always have access to this
account information and can view it, update it or correct it at
any time. To access your information, you will need to use a
When purchasing products through
the our web site, the order form will also ask you to provide a
daytime telephone number. However, the telephone number is only
used to quickly resolve questions relative to an order, such as
to clarify customer email addresses that are inactive, or
Third Party Links.
does provide links to other sites. Other Internet sites and
services have separate privacy and data collection practices.
Once you leave
cannot control, and has no
responsibility for, the privacy policies or data collection
activities at another site.
At times, we will use a feature on your web browser to send your
learn ways to enhance our Sites, and to give you better, more
personalized service while in our web site. You can reset your
browser to refuse all cookies or indicate when a cookie is sent.
However, some functions of the Sites will not function if you
information posted about cookies, and when a cookie will be
uploaded to your computer.
Children's Privacy Protection.
Mushroom Man is sensitive to the heightened
need to protect the privacy of children under the age of 18. The
vast majority of the material on our web site is not intended
for children and is not targeted to children under the age of
13. We do not knowingly collect data from children and, if we
learn that we have received personal data from a child, we will
remove this information from our database.
Changes to this Policy.
MC may from time to time revise its
page, so you are aware of any such revisions. We will not,
however, use your existing information in a manner not
previously disclosed. You will be advised and have the
opportunity to opt out of any new use of your information.
practices of our web site, you can write to:
1744 Lora Lane
Defiance, Ohio 43512
Credit Card Security.
We have 128 byte encryption for data transfer and use the most
secure credit card processing company available.