Thank you for visiting Healing Gourmet, Delicious Solutions and the associated websites owned and operated by Health-e Enterprises, LLC (collectively referred to here as the “Site”). Your privacy is important to us. To better protect your privacy, we provide this notice explaining our online information practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used at this site.
The Site may provide links or references to websites operated by third parties. Once you enter another website, please be aware that Health-e Enterprises, LLC is not responsible for the privacy practices of these other sites. We encourage you to review the privacy policies of each site that you visit through a link on our Site.
The Information We Collect
At our site, you can order products, enter contests, vote in polls or otherwise express an opinion, subscribe to one of our services such as our online newsletters, or participate in one of our online forums or communities. The types of personally identifiable information that may be collected at these pages include: name, address, e-mail address, telephone number, fax number, credit card information, and information about your interests in and use of various products, programs, and services.
At certain parts of some of our sites, only persons who provide us with the requested personally identifiable information will be able to order products, programs, and services or otherwise participate in the Site's activities and offerings.
We also may collect certain non-personally identifiable information when you visit many of our web pages such as the type of browser you are using (e.g.,Internet Explorer, Firefox), the type of operating system you are using, (e.g., Windows or Mac ) and the domain name of your Internet service provider (e.g., America Online, etc).
How We Use the Information
We may use the information you provide about yourself to fulfill your requests for our products, programs, and services, to respond to your inquiries about offerings, and to offer you other products, programs or services that we believe may be of interest to you.
We will also use this information to communicate with you, such as to notify you when you have won one of our contests or when we make changes to subscriber agreements, to fulfill a request by you for an online newsletter, or to contact you about your account with us.
If you choose to submit content for publication (e.g., a "letter to our editors"), we may publish your screen name and other information you have provided to us.
The information we collect in connection with our online forums and communities is used to provide an interactive experience. We use this information to facilitate participation in these online forums and communities and, from time to time, to offer you products, programs, or services.
We sometimes use the non-personally identifiable information that we collect to improve the design and content of our site and to enable us to personalize your Internet experience. We also may use this information to analyze site usage, as well as to offer you products, programs, or services.
We will disclose information we maintain when required to do so by law, for example, in response to a court order or a subpoena. We also may disclose such information in response to a law enforcement agency's request.
Agents and contractors of Health-e Enterprises, LLC who have access to personally identifiable information are required to protect this information in a manner that is consistent with this Privacy Notice by, for example, not using the information for any purpose other than to carry out the services they are performing for Health-e Enterprises, LLC.
Although we take appropriate measures to safeguard against unauthorized disclosures of information, we cannot assure you that personally identifiable information that we collect will never be disclosed in a manner that is inconsistent with this Privacy Notice. Inadvertent disclosures may result, for example, when third parties misrepresent their identities in asking the site for access to personally identifiable information about themselves for purposes of correcting possible factual errors in the data.
If you do not want to receive special offers, marketing communications, newsletters or other promotional communications (“Marketing Communications”) from Health-e Enterprises, LLC, you may “opt-out” or withdraw your consent in the following manner:
(a) You may “opt-out” of Marketing Communications that you are already receiving from us by following the steps described in each such Marketing Communication.
(b) You may also control the communications you receive from us by logging into your account and updating your Notification settings found in your Profile area.
Please note that once we receive your request, it make take an additional period of time for such request to become effective.
User Generated Content
You may elect to submit User Generated Content via the Website. If at any time you share User Generated Content on areas of the site that are generally accessible to other Website users, such content is considered “Public User Generated Content.” If you share User Generated Content solely on areas of the site that are accessible to other Health-e Enterprises, LLC users only if such users have a non-public access code (e.g., Private Special Groups), or if you share Personal Information with Health-e Enterprises, LLC that you do not share on public areas of the Website, such content is considered “Private User Generated Content.”
You have control over what information about yourself you choose to share on the Website. Please be aware that when you post Public User Generated Content on the Website, such content may be viewed by other users and by the general public, including any such content that contains Personal Information. All such sharing of information and content is done at your own risk.
You may modify your User Generated Content in accordance with the instructions on the Website. Please be aware that even if Health-e Enterprises, LLC deletes such User Generated Content from its ‘live’ databases, such information may still be stored on other databases (including those kept for archival purposes). We will not retrieve deleted content from our archives in order to publish it on the Website or elsewhere, but please be aware that any Public User Generated Content that you delete but that has been published or distributed in media other than the Website prior to deletion may remain publicly available on areas other than the Website in accordance with the User Generated Content License.
Website Usage Information
We may collect information automatically about the use of the Site, through, for example, “cookies” or “IP addresses” (as described below). Health-e Enterprises, LLC also archives log files and uses non-personally identifying information in aggregate form to detect errors with the Website, identify security issues, build higher quality, more useful online services by performing statistical analyses of the collective characteristics and behavior of Health-e Enterprises, LLC users, and measure demographics and interests in connection with specific areas of the Website. We may provide such statistical data to affiliates and other current and potential business partners. For example, we may inform these third parties as to the number of people who have seen and clicked on links to their websites. We also use such data to create a more enjoyable experience for our users, for example, to assist in selecting content and promotions featured on specific channels, pages and site areas based on your general likes and dislikes.
Use of Third Party Providers
Health-e Enterprises, LLC uses third parties (including contractors and service providers) to help with certain aspects of its operations, which may require disclosure of your Personal Information to them. For example, Health-e Enterprises, LLC may use a third party to communicate with you (via telephone, email, or letter) about our services, to send information to you, to host the Site and related databases, and to perform other work that we may choose to outsource. Health-e Enterprises, LLC requires these third parties to use your Personal Information only as necessary to perform the services they are asked to perform.
If you have a question or comment about the Health-e Enterprises, LLC family of sites, please contact us at info AT healinggourmet.com