Protecting your privacy is important to us. We hope the following statement will help you understand how Horticulture Source collects, uses and safeguards the personal information you provide to us on our site.
3rd Party Content
We use third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit our website. These companies may use information (not including your name, address, email address, or telephone number) about your visits to this and other websites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you.
Information about Google and the DoubleClick DART cookie:
- Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to your users based on their visit to your sites and other sites on the Internet.
As an Amazon Associate we earn from qualifying purchases.
I. What information is being collected online?
When consumers browse our Web site, we do not collect any information from them (other than what is required to complete the ordering process, e.g. name, address, phone, email, etc.) For example, we do not keep track of the pages the consumer is visiting and for how long. We do not collect consumers’ email addresses to sell or share with other parties. We only collect the information the consumer has voluntarily provided. We do not use “cookies” for collecting consumer information.
Horticulture Source does not collect any involuntary information from consumers visiting our Web site.
II. Use and/or sharing of information collected.
We do not use personal information (such as name, address, survey responses and e-mail addresses) which we collect to further market our own product/services. We do not disclose any personal information to a third party for marketing purposes. There are no there other uses that we make of the information.
III. Choices available to consumers regarding the marketing uses of third-party collected information.
An easy mechanism for consumers to opt out of having the personal information third parties collect used for marketing purposes should exists. There should be an easy way for consumers to confirm that a third party company has received their opt out choice, to review the choices they made, and to make changes to the choices indicated. They should indicate the time needed to implement the choice or “opt-out” the consumer made.
V. Horticulture Source protects the information online.
Horticulture Source has security measures put in place to ensure the protection of the consumer’s information. Horticulture Source’s secure site does use the industry standard Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol that encrypts personal information being transferred over the Internet. We have procedures implemented to safeguard against unauthorized employee access to information as well as inappropriate disclosure of consumer information by an employee. Horticulture Source does not store any credit card numbers.
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) Compliance
HorticultureSource.com has PCI Certification for its PCI-DSS specification compliance. As such we do not store credit card numbers. For more on PCI DSS please see https://www.pcisecuritystandards.org/