This privacy statement discloses the privacy practices for the Girls Explore website (Girls-explore.com), which is a privately operated website dedicated to the idea that girls can do or be anything they want.
The Girls Explore website is primarily an informational website. If you visit the website and do not either (a) sign up for our mailing list or (b) place an order for any product sold through the website, Girls Explore does not collect any personally identifiable information about you. Girls Explore reserves the right to collect non personally identifiable information such as information about when visitors visit its website and how many visitors visit its website.
If you sign up for our e-mail mailing list we collect and use your email address and temporarily collect (for the purpose of verifying that you are not a child protected by the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act), but do not store, your birthdate. If you are a child who is protected by the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act, you will not be allowed to register. For our regular mailing list, Girls Explore collects your name, month and year of birth, and mailing address. Girls Explore uses the information on its mailing list solely for the purpose of sending periodic mailings to you, and to do geographic analyses (city, state and zip code) of the interest in our website. We will not share that information with any other person or entity, except to the extent that we use a third party services to assist us in the operation of the website and business, in which case the third party will only be allowed to use your information for the purpose of assisting us.
If you place an order through the Girls Explore website, we collect the following personally identifiable information about you: Name, Mailing Address, Shipping Address (if different), Telephone Number, Credit Card information for payment and the products you have ordered. If we allow you to create a login and password, or create some form of personal identification number (PIN), we retain that information also. We retain the information for a period of up to six months from the date that the order is shipped, so that we can process any returns that might occur. We will use your personally identifiable information only for the purpose of processing your order. We may use the city, state, zip code and area code portions of your information to do aggregate geographic analyses of our sales.
We may disclose personal information if we are required by law to do so, or in response to a legal request, such as a subpoena. If we believe that you have provided us with inaccurate or fraudulent information, or otherwise have taken action on our site that might damage us, our site or anyone else, we may use and disclose the personal information in our files in order to avoid such damage. We may contact you, attempt to identify you (if the identifying information is incomplete or inaccurate), or bring legal action if necessary.
This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that Girls Explore is 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 each and every website that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies solely to the Girls-Explore.com website.
Notification of Changes
We may be contacted using the address, phone number and e-mail address provided below. If you have a concern that your child, who is protected by the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act has signed up for our mailing list, we urge you to contact us and we will investigate based on the information that you provide.