Collection of your Personal Information
Author may collect personally identifiable information, such as your name. We may gather additional personal or non-personal information in the future.
Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by Author. 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 Author website.
Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through Author’s public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others.
Author encourages you to review the privacy statements of websites you choose to link to from Author so that you can understand how those websites collect, use and share your information. Author is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on websites outside of the Author website.
Use of your Personal Information
Author collects and uses your personal information to operate its website(s) and deliver the services you have requested.
Author may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from Author and its affiliates. Author may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.
Author does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties.
Author 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. Author 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 Author, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.
Author may keep track of the websites and pages our users visit within Author, in order to determine what Author services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within Author to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.
Author 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 Author or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Author; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Author, or the public.
Security of your Personal Information
Author secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure.
Children Under Thirteen
Author 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.
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 Author by contacting us here:
Changes to this Statement
Author will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. Author encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how Author is protecting your information.
Author welcomes your questions or comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that Author has not adhered to this Statement, please contact Author at:
Sunshine Somerville – Author
316 S. Kalamazoo Mall
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49007