Privacy Policy

Protecting your private information is our priority. This Statement of Privacy applies to the BibleinStories.com and Bible In Stories and governs data collection and usage. For the purposes of this Privacy Policy, unless otherwise noted, all references to Bible In Stories include BibleinStories.com. The Bible In Stories website is an ecommerce and blog site. By using the Bible In Stories website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

1. Collection of your Personal Information

Bible In Stories may collect personally identifiable information, such as your name. If you purchase Bible In Stories’s products and services, we collect billing and credit card information. This information is used to complete the purchase transaction. We may gather additional personal or non-personal information in the future.

Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by Bible In Stories. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Bible In Stories website.

Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through Bible In Stories’s public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others.

Bible In Stories encourages you to review the privacy statements of websites you choose to link to from Bible In Stories so that you can understand how those websites collect, use and share your information. Bible In Stories is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on websites outside of the Bible In Stories website.

2. Use of your Personal Information

Bible In Stories collects and uses your personal information to operate its website(s) and deliver the services you have requested.

Bible In Stories may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from Bible In Stories and its affiliates. Bible In Stories may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.

Bible In Stories does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties.

Bible In Stories may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. Bible In Stories may share data with trusted partners to help perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to Bible In Stories, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.

Bible In Stories may keep track of the websites and pages our users visit within Bible In Stories, in order to determine what Bible In Stories services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within Bible In Stories to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.

Bible In Stories will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Bible In Stories or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Bible In Stories; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Bible In Stories, or the public.

3. Use of Cookies

The Bible In Stories website may use “cookies” to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize Bible In Stories pages, or register with Bible In Stories site or services, a cookie helps Bible In Stories to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same Bible In Stories website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the Bible In Stories features that you customized.

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the Bible In Stories services or websites you visit.

4. Security of your Personal Information

To secure your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure, Bible In Stories uses the following:

GeoTrust

When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other websites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol.

5. Children Under Thirteen

Bible In Stories does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen. If you are under the age of thirteen, you must ask your parent or guardian for permission to use this website.

6. Disconnecting your Bible In Stories Account from Third Party Websites

You will be able to connect your Bible In Stories account to third party accounts. BY CONNECTING YOUR BIBLE IN STORIES ACCOUNT TO YOUR THIRD PARTY ACCOUNT, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT YOU ARE CONSENTING TO THE CONTINUOUS RELEASE OF INFORMATION ABOUT YOU TO OTHERS (IN ACCORDANCE WITH YOUR PRIVACY SETTINGS ON THOSE THIRD PARTY SITES). IF YOU DO NOT WANT INFORMATION ABOUT YOU, INCLUDING PERSONALLY IDENTIFYING INFORMATION, TO BE SHARED IN THIS MANNER, DO NOT USE THE THIS FEATURE. You may disconnect your account from a third party account at any time. To disconnect your account from social media or other accounts, you can do so by either editing your preferences at Disqus.com (used for our comment system) or by visiting your account page on our site (if you have created one and signed in with a social profile)..

7. Opt-Out & Unsubscribe

We respect your privacy and give you an opportunity to opt-out of receiving announcements of certain information. Users may opt-out of receiving any or all communications from Bible In Stories by contacting us here.

8. Changes to this Statement

Bible In Stories will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. Bible In Stories encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how Bible In Stories is protecting your information.

9. Contact Information

Bible In Stories welcomes your questions or comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that Bible In Stories has not adhered to this Statement, please contact Bible In Stories here.

Effective as of October 15, 2014