PRIVACY

BY USING OR ACCESSING THIS WEBSITE, YOU ACCEPT AND AGREE TO ALL APPLICABLE LAWS AND REGULATIONS, REGARDLESS OF LOCATION.

Upon access to http://www.uglyducklingdiaries.com/ (herein referred to as "Website") which is owned and operated by, A Taiwo Project, also known as Ugly Duckling Diaries (herein referred to as "Ugly Duckling Diaries", "us" or "we"); whom, has an established legal address within the State of California where this Website is owned, governed and maintained.  A User whom accesses this Website agrees to the Privacy Policy and any other posted policy within the Website.  

ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS
Users understand and agree to be solely responsible for reviewing this Privacy Policy each time you view and/or utilize the Website. Upon using Ugly Duckling Diaries Users agree and consent to the most recently updated Privacy Policy.  Should a User object to any term or condition herein or future updates (such updates are at our discretion and no notice is provided) to the Privacy Policy or should you become dissatisfied with us in any way, your only recourse is to immediately discontinue use of the Website.

PERSONAL IDENTIFICATION INFORMATION
We may collect personal identification information from you in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to, when you visit our Website, register on the Website, 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 make available on our Website.  Users may be asked for, as appropriate, name, email address, mailing address, and phone number.  We will collect personal identification information from you only if voluntarily submitted to us.  You may always refuse to supply personally identification information, except that it may prevent them you from engaging in certain Website related activities.

NON-IDENTIFICATION INFORMATION
We may collect non-personal identification information about you whenever you interact with the Website.  Non-personal identification information may include the browser name, the type of computer and technical information in connection to the Website, such as the operating system and the internet service providers’ utilized and other similar information.

WEB BROWSER COOKIES
Ugly Duckling Diaries may use “cookies” to enhance the overall experience.  A User’s web browser places cookies on the hard drive for record-keeping purposes and sometimes to track information about them.  A User may choose to set their web browser to refuse cookies, or to alert you when cookies are being sent.  If they do so, note that some parts of the Website may not function properly.

THIRD-PARTY WEBSITES
Users may find advertising or other content on our website that link to the websites and services of our partners, suppliers, advertisers, sponsors, licensors and other third-parties.  We do not control the content or links that appear on these websites and are not responsible for the practices employed by websites linked to or from our website.  In addition, these websites or services, including their content and links, may be constantly changing.  These websites 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 website, is subject to that website’s own terms and policies; including their terms of use and privacy policy.

ADVERTISING
Ads appearing on our website may be delivered to users by advertising partners, who may set cookies.  These cookies allow the ad server to recognize your computer each time they send you an online advertisement to compile non-personal identification information about you or others who use your computer.  This information allows ad networks to, among other things, deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you.  This privacy policy does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers.

GOOGLE ADSENSE
Some of the ads may be served by Google.  Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to users based on their visit to our website and other websites on the Internet.  DART uses “non-personally identifiable information” and does NOT track personal information about you, such as your name, email address, physical address, etc.  You may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy at http://www.google.com/privacy_ads.html

COLLECTED INFORMATION USED
Ugly Duckling Diaries may collect and use Users personal information for the following purposes:

  • To improve customer service - Information you provide helps us respond to your customer service requests and support needs more efficiently. 

  • To personalize User experience - We may use information in the aggregate to understand how Users as a group use the services and resources provided on the Website.

  • To improve our Website - We may use feedback you provide to improve our products and services.

  • To run a promotion, contest, survey or other Website feature - To send Users information they agreed to receive about topics we think will be of interest to them.

  • To send periodic emails - We may use the email address to send information and updates pertaining to a User’s order.  It may also be used to respond to their inquiries, questions, and/or other requests.  If the User decides to opt-in to our mailing list, they will 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, they may do so by contacting us via our Website.

PROTECTED 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 Website.  Sensitive and private data exchange between the Website and its users happen over a SSL secured communication channel and is encrypted and protected with digital signatures.  Our Website is also in compliance with PCI vulnerability standards in order to create as secure of an environment as possible for Users.  We do not sell, trade, or rent 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.

If Users have any questions or concerns regarding this Website please contact hello@uglyducklingdiaries.com

Last updated March 9, 2015.