Non-Personally Identifiable Data. When you visit our Website we track non-personally identifiable information such as your Internet domain address, any search engine you may have used to locate the Website, and certain navigational information about where you go on our Website. This information enables us to determine which areas of the Website are most frequently visited and helps us tailor the Website to the needs and interests of our online visitors.
Information Voluntarily Provided. WholeEarth.com will ask you to provide personal information when you establish or update a WholeEarth.com Account, sign up for Whole Earth email, make purchases and/or contact us.
For your general requests, such as requesting to reprint an article or contact us, we will collect your name, address, telephone number and email address.
If you create a WholeEarth.com Account, you will be required to provide your email address and a password, and possibly additional personal information such as your name.
For processing payments, WholeEarth.com uses PayPal. We do not collect your credit card number, or any other payment information. When making a payment, you will be transferred to our site on PayPal's secure server. If you have a PayPal account, then you will be able to log in and complete your transaction. If you do not have a PayPal account, you will be able to make your payment with your credit card.
How We Use Information Collected Online
WholeEarth.com uses the personal information we collect from you to: (i) deliver products that you have ordered; (ii) contact you or the product recipient(s) in the event of order or delivery difficulties; (iii) respond to your inquiries; (iv) send you email communications regarding Whole Earth products, services, and promotions and (vi) develop our products, services, and Website. In some cases, we may use information collected online to personalize your future experience with Whole Earth. For example. If you do not wish to be contacted by email, please let us know and we will remove your name from our email list (see Opt-Out Procedures below).
Disclosure of Personal Information
The services provided by third parties include the following: operating our Website, monitoring site activity, processing and fulfilling orders, processing payments, maintaining our database, administering and monitoring emails, and providing us with comparative information on the performance of our Website.
We do not share the email addresses of customers with our affiliated companies.
New Whole Earth LLC may disclose specific personal information based on a good-faith belief that such disclosure is necessary to comply with or conform to the law (for example, subpoenas or warrants) or that such disclosure is necessary to protect the users of our Website, the site or the public.
In the event New Whole Earth LLC sells or transfers a particular portion of its business assets, consumer information may be one of the business assets transferred as part of the transaction. If substantially all of the assets of New Whole Earth LLC are acquired, consumer information may be transferred as part of the acquisition.
To access the personal data record created through your registration with WholeEarth.com, you will need to use a password that you create. To protect the integrity of the information contained in this record you should not disclose or otherwise reveal your password to third parties. If you forget your password, we will send a new password to the email address you provide.
You may always opt-out of receiving future e-mail communications from New Whole Earth LLC by either (a) replying to an email message you receive and placing the word "remove" in the subject line, or (b) making a request through the Website. Please note, however, that your request not to receive information will not preclude us from contacting you regarding questions we have about your purchase and other operational emails, such as links to download e-books.
WholeEarth.com does not use the browser feature known as a "cookie."
Links to Third Party Sites
Accessing WholeEarth.com from Outside the United States
If you are visiting this Website from a location outside the United States, your connection will be through and to servers located in the United States. Any information you provide during your visit will be processed and maintained on our Web server and other internal systems located within the United States.
WholeEarth.com uses PayPal's secure servers to process credit card and other monetary transactions. Additionally, the information that you provide for your WholeEarth.com Account is protected with best practices for web-based security. While we implement the above security measures for this Website, it is important to understand that 100% security is not always possible.