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who we are
Our website address is: https://hoppeldesign.com.
visitors to our website
When someone visits https://hoppeldesign.com we use a third party service, Google Analytics, to collect standard internet log information and details of visitor behavior patterns. We do this to find out things such as the number of visitors to the various parts of the site. This information is only processed in a way which does not identify anyone. We do not make, and do not allow Google to make, any attempt to find out the identities of those visiting our website. If we do want to collect personally identifiable information through our website, we will be up front about this. We will make it clear when we collect personal information and will explain what we intend to do with it.
Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site. For more information about how cookies work, click here.
The list below explains the cookies we use and why.
- __stripe_mid (session cookie for Stripe, the company we use for credit card processing)
- __stripe_sid (session cookie for Stripe, the company we use for credit card processing)
- PHPSESSID (To store a the logged in user’s username and a 128bit encrypted key. This information is required to allow a user to stay logged in to a web site without needing to submit their username and password for each page visited. Without this cookie, a user is unable to proceed to areas of the web site that require authenticated access. This cookie is a reference to a session stored on the web server. No information is stored in the user’s browser and this cookie can only be used by the current web site. This cookie expires when your browser is closed.)
- WordPress standard cookies (for more information about WordPress cookies, click here.)
- Google Analytics standard cookies (for more information about Google Analytics cookies, click here.)
We use a third party provider, MailChimp, to deliver our occasional e-newsletters. We gather statistics around email opening and clicks using industry standard technologies including clear gifs to help us monitor and improve our e-newsletter. For more information, please see MailChimp’s privacy notice.
security and performance
We take precautions to protect your information. When you submit sensitive information via the website, your information is protected both online and offline.
Hoppel Design uses a third party service to help maintain the security and performance of the Hoppel Design website. To deliver this service it processes the IP addresses of visitors to the Hoppel Design website.
This entire website is encrypted, and all data is transmitted to and from us in a secure way. You can verify this by looking for a closed lock icon at the bottom of your web browser, or looking for “https” at the beginning of the address of the web page.
While we use encryption to protect sensitive information transmitted online, we also protect your information offline. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job (for example, troubleshooting tech problems you’ve inquired about) are granted access to personally identifiable information. The computers/servers in which we store personally identifiable information are kept in a secure environment.
collection of personal information
We are the sole owners of the information collected on this site. We only have access to/collect information that you voluntarily give us via email or other direct contact from you. We will not sell or rent this information to anyone.
We will use your information to respond to you, regarding the reason you contacted us. We will not share your information with any third party outside of our organization, other than as necessary to develop the content/program for which you have signed on.
We will collect personal information by lawful and fair means and, where appropriate, with the knowledge or consent of the individual concerned.
Before or at the time of collecting personal information, we will identify the purposes for which information is being collected.
We will collect and use personal information solely for fulfilling those purposes specified by us and for other ancillary purposes, unless we obtain the consent of the individual concerned or as required by law.
Personal data should be relevant to the purposes for which it is to be used, and, to the extent necessary for those purposes, should be accurate, complete, and up-to-date. We will protect personal information by using reasonable security safeguards against loss or theft, as well as unauthorized access, disclosure, copying, use or modification. We will make readily available to customers information about our policies and practices relating to the management of personal information. We will only retain personal information for as long as necessary for the fulfillment of those purposes.
We are committed to conducting our business under these principles to ensure that the confidentiality of personal information is protected and maintained.
user information management
You may request to view your personal information Hoppel Design has collected at any time, or to have that information deleted, by using this form:
Last updated: February 22, 2020