Our Commitment to Privacy
Protecting and Safeguarding Our Consumerís Information
To help prevent unwarranted disclosure of our consumerís nonpublic personal information and secure it from theft, we utilize secure computer networks and restrict access to nonpublic personal information about our consumers to those employees who need to know that information to provide products or services to our consumers. In addition, we maintain physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards that comply with applicable laws and regulations to guard our customersí nonpublic personal information.
With respect to GRaW's (www.EthicalGOODS.com) and its associated websites (hereinafter collectively ďour websiteĒ), we strive to protect our consumerís nonpublic personal information obtained through the consumerís use of our website. Regardless of the technology used to provide a secure transfer of information, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed 100% safe. Since we cannot guarantee or warrant the security of any information you transmit to or obtain from our website, you do so at your own risk. Once the transmission of data has been received, we will do our best to protect your information.
Cookies and Other Software
We reserve the right to use "cookies" on our website. A cookie is a small amount of data that is sent to your browser from a web server. This data is stored on your computerís hard drive. Cookies or other software are used to remind us of who you are, assist us in tracking visitors to our site, to track responses to communications, applications and sales, process your submitted data, etc. You may be able to set your browser to notify you when you are sent a cookie. This will give you the chance to decide whether to accept or not to accept it. You should contact the provider of your browser for further information.
The Protection of Children
We value and respect the privacy of children. We will not knowingly solicit information from children or knowingly market to children.
Maintaining Accurate Information
We also maintain procedures to ensure that the information we collect is accurate, up-to-date, and as complete as possible. If our consumer believes the information we have about our consumer in our records or files is incomplete or inaccurate, our consumer may request that we make additions or corrections, or, if it is feasible, that we delete this information from our files. Our consumer may make this request in writing (include name, address, and policy number):
Chief Privacy Officer
Green Retail and Wholesale, LLC
14 Goodyear, Suite 135
Irvine, CA 92618
Information We Collect
We collect information about our consumers that is necessary to tailor our products and services to meet our consumerís individual needs, provide effective customer service, and comply with legal requirements.
We may collect nonpublic personal information about our consumers from the following sources:
Information we receive from our consumers on applications or other forms;
Information about our consumerís transactions with us, our affiliates, or others;
Information we receive from a consumer-reporting agency; and
Information received in handling purchases.
Sharing Information within Our Family of Companies
We may share some or all of the nonpublic personal information we collect with our affiliates, the members of the Green Retail and Wholesale family of companies and brands. In many cases, the information that is shared may be at our consumerís request or is necessary to administer, process, or otherwise handle our consumerís transactions with us. In addition, we may provide this information to our affiliates in order to offer our consumers, products and services in which our consumers may be interested.
Our family of companies include other online retailers, waste and energy consulting services companies, other financial institutions, and non-financial institutions. Sharing Information outside the GRaW family Sometimes, we use companies or businesses outside the GRaW family to administer, process, or otherwise handle our consumerís transactions with us. Other times, we may enter into contracts with nonaffiliated companies to perform services on our behalf, such as marketing our products and services; or we may enter into joint marketing agreements with other financial institutions. In these and other circumstances permitted by law, we may share some or all of the information we collect above with these nonaffiliated third parties. However, whenever we utilize a nonaffiliated third party to provide these services, they are required to follow state and federal privacy laws governing this notice. We also may share information to combat fraud, in response to a court order, or at the request of government regulators.