Collection of your Personal Information
In order to better provide you with products and services offered on our site, The B Hive Apiary may collect personally identifiable information such as your:
- First and last name
- Mailing address
- E-mail address
- Phone number
If you purchase The B Hive Apiary products and services, we collect billing and credit card information. This information is used to complete the purchase transaction.
The B Hive Apiary may also collect anonymous demographic information which is not unique to you, such as your:
We do not collect personal information about you unless you voluntarily provide it to use. However, you may be required to provide certain personal information to us when you elect to use certain products or services available on the Site. These may include: (a) registering for an account on our site, (b) entering a sweepstakes or contest sponsored by us or one of our partners; (c) signing up for special offers from selected third parties; (d) sending us an email message; (e) submitting your credit card or other payment information when ordering and purchasing products and services on our site. To wit, we will use your information for, but not limited to, communicating with you in relation to services and/or products you have requested from us. We may also gather additional personal or non-personal information in the future.
Use of your Personal Information
The B Hive Apiary collects and uses your personal information to operate its website(s) and deliver the services you have requested.
The B Hive Apiary may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from The B Hive Apiary and its affiliates.
Sharing Information with Third Parties
The B Hive Apiary does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties.
The B Hive Apiary 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 (email, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. The B Hive Apiary may share data with trusted partners to help perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal male, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to The B Hive Apiary, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.
The B Hive Apiary may disclose your personal information, without notice, if required to do so by law or in the good faith believe that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on The B Hive Apiary or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of The B Hive Apiary; and/or © act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of The B Hive Apiary, or the public.
Tracking User Behavior
The B Hive Apiary may keep track of the websites or pages our users visit within The B Hive Apiary, in order to determine what The B Hive Apiary services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within The B Hive Apiary to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.
We use click & event tracking to determine areas of improvement for marketing purposes.
Automatically collected information
Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by The B Hive Apiary. 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 service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of The B Hive Apiary website.
The B Hive Apiary website may use “cookies” to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.
One of the primary purposes is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web Server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize The B Hive Apiary pages, or register with The B Hive Apiary site or services, a cookie helps The B HIve Apiary to recall specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same The B HIve Apiary website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use The B Hive Apiary features that you customized.
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of The B Hive Apiary services or websites you visit.
The website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.
Security of your Personal Information
The B Hive Apiary secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure.
The B Hive Apiary uses the following methods for this purpose:
- SSL Protocol
- Membership areas are blocked based on registration on the website, only registered members in that city are able to view relevant information about events and other members.
When personal information (Such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other websites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol.
We strive to take appropriate security measures to protect against unauthorized access to or alteration of your personal information. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the internet or any wireless network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personal information, you acknowledge that: (a) there are security and privacy limitations inherent to the internet which are beyond our control; and (b) security, integrity, and privacy of any and all information and data exchanged between you and use through this site cannot be guaranteed.
Children Under Thirteen
The B Hive Apiary 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.
Disconnecting your The B Hive Apiary Account from Third Party Vendors
You will be able to connect your The B Hive Apiary account to third party accounts. BY CONNECTING YOUR THE B HIVE APIARY ACCOUNT TO YOUR THIRD PARTY ACCOUNT, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT YOU ARE CONSENTING TO THE CONTINUOUS RELEASE OF INFORMATION ABOUT YOU TO OTHERS (IN ACCORDANCE WITH YOUR PRIVACY SETTINGS ON THOSE THIRD PARTY SITES). IF YOU DO NOT WANT INFORMATION ABOUT YOU, INCLUDING PERSONALLY IDENTIFYING INFORMATION, TO BE SHARED IN THIS MANNER, DO NOT USE THIS FEATURE. You may disconnect your account from a third party account at any time.
Users may learn how to disconnect their accounts from third-party websites by visiting their “My Account” page. Users may also contact us via email.
From time to time, The B Hive Apiary may contact you via email for the purpose of providing announcements, promotional offers, alerts, confirmations, surveys, and/or other general communication. In order to improve our services, we may receive a notification when you open an email from The B Hive Apiary or click on a link therin.
If you would like to stop receiving marketing or promotional communications via email from The B Hive Apiary, you may opt out of such communications by clicking on the unsubscribe link or button.
External Data Storage Sites
We may store your data on servers provided by third party hosting vendors with whom we have contracted.
Changes to this Statement
The B HIve Apiary welcomes your questions or comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe The B Hive Apiary has not adhered to this Statement please contact The B Hive Apiary at:
The B Hive Apiary
Effective as of February 14, 2019