Your privacy is critically important to us.
Story Embers is located at:Story Embers
140 Churchill Lane
Mount Airy, NC 27030
Like most website operators, Story Embers collects non-personally identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Story Embers’ purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Story Embers’ visitors use its website. From time to time, Story Embers may release non-personally identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Story Embers also collects potentially personally identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged-in users and for users leaving comments on https://storyembers.org blog posts. Story Embers only discloses logged-in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally identifying information as described below.
Gathering of Personally Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Story Embers’ website choose to interact with Story Embers in ways that require Story Embers to gather personally identifying information. The amount and type of information that Story Embers gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up for an account at https://storyembers.org to provide a username and email address.
The security of your Personal Information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the internet or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
Links to External Sites
We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third party sites, products, or services.
Protection of Certain Personally Identifying Information
Story Embers discloses potentially personally identifying and personally identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors, and affiliated organizations that (a) need to know that information in order to process it on Story Embers’ behalf or to provide services available at Story Embers’ website, and (b) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors, and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using Story Embers’ website, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Story Embers will not rent or sell potentially personally identifying and personally identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors, and affiliated organizations, as described above, Story Embers discloses potentially personally identifying and personally identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order, or other governmental request, or when Story Embers believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Story Embers, third parties, or the public at large.
If you are a registered user of https://storyembers.org and have supplied your email address, Story Embers may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with Story Embers and our products. We primarily use our blog to communicate this type of information, so we expect to keep this type of email to a minimum. If you send us a request (e.g., via a support email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. Story Embers takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration, or destruction of potentially personally identifying and personally identifying information.
Story Embers may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its website. Story Embers may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Story Embers does not disclose your personally identifying information.
This site uses affiliate links and does earn a commission from certain links. This does not affect your purchases or the price you may pay.
To enrich and perfect your online experience, Story Embers uses “Cookies,” similar technologies and services provided by others to display personalized content, appropriate advertising, and store your preferences on your computer.
Those who engage in transactions with Story Embers by purchasing our services or products are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Story Embers collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Story Embers. Story Embers does not disclose personally identifying information other than as described below. Visitors can refuse to supply personally identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.
This policy was last updated March 12, 2018.