Beverly Smith dba Blossoms by Bev ("Blossoms by Bev") operates Blossomsbybev.com and may operate other websites. It is Blossoms by Bev's policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.
Like most website operators, Blossoms by Bev 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. Blossoms by Bev's purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Blossoms by Bev's visitors use its website. From time to time, Blossoms by Bev may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Blossoms by Bev also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on Blossomsbybev.com blogs/sites. Blossoms by Bev only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that commenter IP addresses and email addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog/site where the comment was left.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Blossoms by Bev's websites choose to interact with Blossoms by Bev in ways that require Blossoms by Bev to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Blossoms by Bev gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up at Blossomsbybev.com to provide a username and email address. Those who engage in transactions with Blossoms by Bev are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Blossoms by Bev collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor's interaction with Blossoms by Bev. Blossoms by Bev does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.
Blossoms by Bev may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. Blossoms by Bev may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Blossoms by Bev does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
Blossoms by Bev discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Blossoms by Bev's behalf or to provide services available at Blossoms by Bev's websites, and (ii) 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 Blossoms by Bev's websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Blossoms by Bev 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, Blossoms by Bev discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Blossoms by Bev believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Blossoms by Bev, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an Blossoms by Bev website and have supplied your email address, Blossoms by Bev 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 Blossoms by Bev and our products. If you send us a request (for example via 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. Blossoms by Bev takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
If Blossoms by Bev, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Blossoms by Bev goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of Blossoms by Bev may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.