Privacy Policy


TATTERED BEANS PRIVACY POLICY


YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT YOU READ, AGREE TO AND ACCEPT, THE TATTERED BEANS ON-LINE PRIVACY POLICY AND TERMS OF USE. NONE OF THE SITES IS DIRECTED TO PERSONS UNDER THE AGE OF 18. IF YOU ARE UNDER 18 YEARS OF AGE, THEN PLEASE DO NOT USE OR ACCESS ANY WEBSITE AT ANY TIME OR IN ANY MANNER WITHOUT PARENTAL CONSENT. BY USING OR ACCESSING ANY THIS SITE YOU CONFIRM THAT YOU ARE AT LEAST 18 YEARS OF AGE AND THAT YOU CONSENT TO THE TERMS OF THE PRIVACY POLICY AND THE TERMS OF USE.  IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THE PRIVACY POLICY AND/OR THE TERMS OF USE, PLEASE IMMEDIATELY STOP ACCESSING THIS WEBSITE. BY USING OR CONTINUING TO USE THIS SITE AND SERIVCES PROVIDED, YOU ARE ACCEPTING THE TERMS, CONDITIONS, DIRECTION, AND POLICIES SET FORTH IN THIS PRIVACY POLICY, AS DESCRIBED BELOW.


For anyone reviewing the information provided by any third party to Tattered Beans on this website, the information, content and material set forth on this page from the third party servicemen and servicewomen and first responders are the opinions of those third parties, who are not affiliated with Tattered Beans and are not intended to be views or positions of Tattered Beans. Any such representations of positions in the military or any support service or first responder are not intended to be relied upon as fact since they may be subject to change, and do not serve as any substitute for consultation, advice, or encouragement to proceed with any purchase of product on this website. In no event shall Tattered Beans be liable for any loss or damage whatsoever, including without limitation any direct, indirect, special, incidental, punitive, or consequential loss or damage, arising from or out of or in connection with any matter arising out of or in connection with any such reliance on any independent and unaffiliated review posted on this website. Tattered Beans makes no representation or warranty as to the reliability, accuracy, timeliness, usefulness, adequacy or suitability of the information regarding any such posting.


This Privacy Policy covers only this website and does not apply to any other third-party website. This website may contain links or references to other websites.  We encourage you to read the privacy policy of any third-party website that you visit or use. We encourage you to exercise caution when providing any personally identifiable information to third parties. We have no control over the security of any information that you transmit to a third-party outside of this website. Tattered Beans has no control over the privacy practices employed by any third-party website, products or services and cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information that you provide while visiting such websites or outside of the Tattered Beans website.


CHANGES TO THIS PRIVACY POLICY

This Privacy Policy may be revised periodically and this will be reflected by a "last modified" date below. Please revisit this page to stay aware of any changes. In general, we only use your Personally Identifiable Information in the manner described in the Privacy Policy in effect when we received such information. Your continued use of the Site constitutes your agreement to this Privacy Policy and to later revisions. For revisions to this Privacy Policy that may be materially less restrictive on our use or disclosure of Personally Identifiable Information you have provided to us, we will make reasonable efforts to notify you and obtain your consent before implementing such revisions with respect to such information.

This Privacy Policy discloses the privacy practices for the website: www.tatteredbeans.com (the “Site”) site and various related services provided to assist with the use of the website (the “Services”) (together referred to as the “Site and Services”). TATTERED BEANS GROUP, LLC, the provider of the Site and Services (Tattered Beans Group, LLC can be referred to as “Tattered Beans” “Company” “us” or “we”), is committed to protecting your privacy online. Please read the information below to learn the following regarding your use of the Site and Services. (The person reviewing this Site is referred to as “User” “you” “your” or any derivative thereof)

You acknowledge that this Privacy Policy is part of our Site and Services terms of use, and by accessing or using our Site and Services; you agree to be bound by all of its terms and conditions. If you do not agree to these terms, please do not access or use the Site and Services.

Company and our divisions, subsidiaries, and affiliates, respect the privacy and the integrity of any information that you provide in the use of our Site and Services. This Privacy Policy explains our policy regarding the collection use, and disclosure of your personal information. This Privacy Policy will be continuously assessed against new technologies, business practices, and our user’s needs. As the Site and Services become expanded and diversified, this Privacy Policy may evolve. Please check this Privacy Policy from time-to-time for updates. Any changes to this Privacy Policy will be reflected and notification will be here.

We reserve the right to change this Privacy Policy at any time. Such changes, modifications, additions or deletions shall be effective immediately upon notice thereof, which may be given by means including, but not limited to issuing an email to the email address listed by registered users and posting the revised Privacy Policy. You acknowledge and agree that where it is required, it is your responsibility to maintain a valid email address, profile, and/or as a registered user, review this Site and this Privacy Policy periodically and to be aware of any modifications. Your continued use of the site after such modifications will constitute your: (a) acknowledgment of the modified Privacy Policy; and (b) agreement to abide and be bound by the modified Privacy Policy.

We at the Company are committed to protecting the privacy of our users of our Site and Services. It is Company policy to comply with applicable privacy laws and in the event your personal information is provided and used, to use your personal information consistent with the parameters of providing the Site and Services, to enhance your experience with the Site and Services, and to improve the Site and Services. We do not sell, lease, or rent our customer lists to third parties and we do not sell any personal data. Furthermore, by voluntarily providing your email address, you are subject to receive email notifications and/or news from sponsors. It is Your obligation to select the option to decline receipt of emails, news or other emails from us or any sponsors; otherwise you can receive email notifications and advertisements. If You as the user decide on Your own accord to respond to an advertisement to a company, any privacy interest you wish to protect may be at risk. Such action constitutes no affiliation with Tattered Beans Group, LLC; instead, we will disclaim responsibility. Per this agreement, Company does not have responsibility for those terms and no recourse is found through Company. Otherwise, it is Company policy to only disclose your personal information as authorized and/or as required by applicable law.

It is the goal of this Privacy Policy to address questions about how the Company treats personal information gathered from visitors, users, and purchasers of the Site and Services; specifically, the collection, use, and disclosure of your personally identifiable information in connection with your use of the Site and Services, Services, the Content and more as all defined in the Terms and Conditions. In addition, if our Site and Services require the use of Google, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, or any other social media platform, website or service, you are subject to those policies found on their individual websites and platforms, and are incorporated herein by reference. If you do not agree to those terms of service and use of those individual and other third party websites, platforms, and services, please do not agree to use theirs or our Site and Services.

  1. Types of Information Collected

In order to better provide you with our Site and Services, we collect two types of information about our users: personally identifiable Information and non-personally identifiable information. Some Users will submit their personally identifiable information in order to be a participant on the Site. Our primary goal in collecting information from you is to provide you with a smooth, efficient, and customized experience while using our Site and Services.  Furthermore, it enables us to give you convenient access to our Site and Services and focus on categories of greatest interest to you. In addition, your personally identifiable information helps us keep you posted on the latest product announcements, special offers, and events that you might like to hear about as a participant in the offer to receive compensation as a result of being one of the qualified individual servicemen, servicewomen, or first responders.

Personally Identifiable Information: This refers to information that lets us know the specifics of who you are. When you engage in certain activities on this site, such as registering for a membership, ordering an application, qualifying to receive compensation as a result of sales of product or service, submitting content and/or posting content in discussion forums or other public areas, entering a contest or sweepstakes, filling out a survey, or sending us feedback, we may ask you to provide certain information about If you yourself by filling out and submitting an online form. It is completely optional for you to engage in these activities. elect to engage in these activities, however, we may ask that you provide us personal information, such as your first and last name, mailing address (including zip code), email address, employer, job title and department, telephone and facsimile numbers, and other personal identifying information. When ordering products or services from any of the Site and Services provided, you may be asked to provide a credit card number. Depending upon the activity, some of the information we ask you to provide is identified as mandatory and some as voluntary. If you do not provide the mandatory data with respect to a particular activity, you will not be able to engage in that activity.

Non-personally Identifiable Information: This refers to information that does not by itself identify a specific individual. We gather certain information about you based upon where you visit, purchase, and/or use of Site and Services in several ways. This information is compiled and analyzed on both a personal and an aggregated basis. This information may include the Web site’s Uniform Resource Locator (“URL”) that you just came from, which URL you next go to, what browser you are using, and your Internet Protocol (“IP”) address. A URL is the global address of documents and other resources on the World Wide Web. An IP address is an identifier for a computer or device on a Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (“TCP/IP”) network, such as the World Wide Web. Networks like the Web use the TCP/IP protocol to route information based on the IP address of the destination. In other words, an IP address is a number that is automatically assigned to your computer whenever you are surfing the web, allowing web servers to locate and identify your computer. Computers require IP addresses in order for users to communicate on the Internet. Further, purchasing Applications for mobile devices as an aspect of the Site and Services may involve access to the same information if/when it is demanded and tracked

  1. Collection Methods and Use of Information

We do not collect any Personally Identifiable Information about you unless you voluntarily provide it to us. You provide certain Personally Identifiable Information to us when you: (a) register for our Site and Services and register your email address with us; (b) enter sweepstakes or contests sponsored by us or one of our partners; (c) sign up for special offers from selected third parties; (d) send email messages, submit forms or transmit other information by telephone or letter; or (e) submit your credit card or other payment information when ordering and purchasing products and services on our site. We may also collect information from you at other points on our site that state that such information is being collected.

In addition, we may also collect, or our third party ad server and/or content server may collect, certain Non-personally Identifiable Information. This information is ultimately stored in the form of store categories, and, in some cases, specific URLs. We use your IP address to diagnose problems with our servers, software, to administer our site and to gather demographic information. Our third party ad servers will also provide us with summary, but not individual, reports that will tell us how many ads were presented and clicked upon at out site. Any of your personally or non-personally identifiable information that may be obtained from third parties for which you may use to register for our Site and Services may not be covered by this Privacy Policy; therefore, you will be subject to the terms and conditions and privacy policies of those respective third parties.

We will primarily use your Personally Identifiable Information to provide our services to you, as required by our agreements with you. We will also use Personally Identifiable Information to enhance the operation of our site, fill orders, improve our marketing and promotional efforts, statistically analyze site use, improve our product and service offerings, and customize our site’s content, layout, and services. We may use Personally Identifiable Information to deliver information to you and to contact you regarding administrative notices. We may also use Personally Identifiable Information to resolve disputes, troubleshoot problems and enforce our agreements with you, including our Site Terms of Use, Sales Terms and Conditions, and this Private Policy.

  1. Release of Information

We do not sell, trade, or rent your Personally Identifiable Information to others. We may provide some of our Site and Services through contractual arrangements with affiliates, services providers, partners and other third parties. We and any of our service partners use your Personally Identifiable Information to operate our Site and Services and to deliver those services. For example, we must release your credit card information to the card-issuing bank to confirm payment for Site and Services purchased from us; release your address information to the delivery service to deliver products that you ordered; and provide order information to third parties that help us provide customer service. 

We will encourage our service partners to adopt and post their own individual privacy policies. However, as stated above, the use of your Personally Identifiable Information by our service partners is governed by the privacy policies of those service partners, and is not subject to our control.

Occasionally we may be required by law enforcement or judicial authorities to provide Personally Identifiable Information to the appropriate governmental authorities. We will disclose Personally Identifiable Information upon receipt of a court order, subpoena, or to cooperate with a law enforcement investigation. We fully cooperate with law enforcement agencies in identifying those who use our services for illegal activities. We reserve the right to report to law enforcement agencies any activities that we in good faith believe to be unlawful.

We may also provide Non-personally Identifiable Information about our customers’ sales, traffic patterns, and related site information to third party advertisers, but these statistics do not include any Personally Identifiable Information and are anonomyzed analytics.

  1. Updating and Correcting Information

We believe you should have the ability to access and edit the Personally Identifiable Information that you have provided to us. You may change any of your Personally Identifiable Information in your account online at any time by linking to your account in accordance with instructions posted elsewhere on this site. You may also access and correct your personal information and privacy preferences by writing us at:

Tattered Beans Group, LLC

1327 E. 7th Ave.

Tampa, FL 33605

Please include your name, address, and/or email address when you contact us.

We encourage you to promptly update your Personally Identifiable Information if it changes. You may ask to have the information on your account deleted or removed; however, because we keep track of past transactions, you cannot delete information associated with past transactions on this site. In addition, it may be impossible to completely delete your information without some residual information because of backups.

  1. User Choices on Collection and Use of Information

We may, from time to time, send you email regarding our Site and Services. In addition, if you indicated upon registration of any account with Company that you are interested in receiving offers or information from us and our partners, we may occasionally send you direct mail about products and services that we feel may be of interest to you. Only Company (or agents working on behalf of Company (and under confidentiality agreements) will send you these direct mailings and only if you indicated that you do not object to these offers. If you do not want to receive such mailings, simply tell us when you give us your personal information. Or, at any time you can easily edit your account information to no longer receive such offers and mailings.

You also have choices with respect to cookies, as applicable and further described below. By modifying your browser preferences, you have the choice to accept all cookies, to be notified when a cookie is set, or to reject all cookies. If you choose to reject all cookies some parts of our site may not work properly in your case (to the extent cookies are collected). 

  1. Security of Information

At any of our Site and Services, you can be assured that your Personally Identifiable Information is secure, consistent with current industry standards. The importance of security for all Personally Identifiable Information associated with our user is of utmost concern to us. Your Personally Identifiable Information is protected in several ways. Access by you to your Personally Identifiable Information is available through a password and unique customer ID selected by you. This password is encrypted. We recommend that you do not divulge your password to anyone. In addition, your Personally Identifiable Information resides on a secure server that only selected Company personnel and contractors have access to via password. We encrypt your Personally Identifiable Information and thereby prevent unauthorized parties from viewing such information when it is transmitted to us.

Personal information that you provide that is not Personally Identifiable Information also resides on a secure server and is only accessible via password. Since this information is accessible from outside Company, you will be asked to select a password in order to view or modify such information. 

In order to most efficiently serve you, credit card transactions and order fulfillment are handled by established third party banking, processing agents and distribution institutions. They receive the information needed to verify and authorize your credit card or other payment information and to process and ship your order.

Unfortunately, no security system or data transmission over the Internet or any wireless network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. Accordingly, we cannot guarantee the security of your personal information and cannot assume liability for improper access to it. The internet is not a secure medium and you acknowledge and agree that the privacy of your e-mail communications and Personally Identifiable Information can never be guaranteed as any email communication, order, purchase, or posting may be lost, intercepted, altered, or hacked. As a result, while we strive to protect your Personally Identifiable Information, you acknowledge that: (a) there are security and privacy limitations of the Internet which are beyond our control; (b) the security, integrity and privacy of any and all information and data exchanged between you and us through this site cannot be guaranteed; and (c) any such information and data may be viewed or tampered with in transit by a third party. Moreover, as indicated above, you are subject to the privacy and data security terms and conditions of third parties when you access those sites and engage in any monetary transactions through the use of those third parties, even if there is a business relationship or business affiliation with Company.

 

Further, in the event any of our Site and Services are connected in any way to “hyperlinks” to other websites, you acknowledge and agree that Company makes no representation, warranty, covenant, or claim regarding Company, and Company expressly disclaims and denies any responsibility or liability for, directly or indirectly, the privacy practices on any third-party website or resources accessible by hyperlink form from any of our Site and Services. You agree that the inclusion of any such hyperlink does not suggest, represent, warrant, covenant or imply that Company monitors, endorses, or exerts any control over such Site and Services whatsoever. You agree that Company provides these hyperlinks to you, if any, only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any hyperlink does not suggest, represent, warrant, covenant or imply affiliation, endorsement, ownership, or adoption by Company of any such website or linked resource whatsoever.

  1. Analytics and Cookies

Google Analytics is a Google tool that we use for web analysis and allows us to understand how Users engage with our website and other sites. Google Analytics may use cookies to collect non-personally identifiable information. For more information on Google Analytics, please visit www.google.com/policies/privacy/partners/. Cookies are small text files cached or stored on a computer, mobile or other device of a user for record keeping purposes. Cookies may be used for many purposes, including, but not limited to, remembering you and your preferences and tracking your usage in order to improve the service.  Cookies themselves do not typically contain any Personally Identifiable Information.  We may analyze the information derived from these cookies and other technological tools we employ to make improvements and in keeping with observed User preferences.  They allow us to remember useful information, which allows certain functionality within the App or other Site to work, for example, remembering if you’ve logged in to the App.  Most web browsers automatically accept cookies; however, you can usually change your browser settings to refuse all cookies or indicate when a cookie is being sent.  If you choose to disable cookies, some parts of the Sites may not function properly or may be considerably slower, or there may be some features that will not be available to you. 


CALIFORNIA PRIVACY RIGHTS AND ONLINE TRACKING

California Civil Code Section 1798.83 permits Users that are residents of California to request and obtain from us once a year, free of charge, a list of all third parties to which the company has disclosed certain personally identifiable information as defined under California law for such third parties’ direct marketing purposes in the preceding calendar year.  If you are a California resident and would like to make such a request, please email us at tatteredbeans@gmail.com or write us at the address noted below. The California Online Privacy Protection Act (“CalOPPA”) requires Tattered Beans to disclose how it responds to ‘Do Not Track’ signals set in a user’s browser.  Tattered Beans supports Do No Track browser settings. If you enable Do Not Track privacy settings in the browser you are using, we will use commercially reasonable efforts to stop collecting the information that allows us to tailor the website to user preferences based on users recent use of this website and its services.  Consequently, we will not store or use information about any other websites you visit, other than our website.


However, please note that we are not required to erase or otherwise eliminate content or information if (i) other state or federal laws require us or a third party to maintain the content or information; (ii) the content or information was posted, stored, or republished by another user; (iii) the content or information is anonymized so that you cannot be individually identified; (iv) you do not follow the instructions posted in this Privacy Policy on how to request removal of your content or information; (v) you have received compensation or other consideration for providing the content. Further, nothing in this provision shall be construed to limit the authority of a law enforcement agency to obtain the applicable content or information.


We may use an outside ad serving company to display banner advertisements on our site. As part of their service, they may place a separate cookie on your computer; hence, a cookie opt-in or opt-out capability option will be available on that site. We will not provide any third-party ad server with any of your Personally Identifiable Information or information about your purchases. We and our third party ad server will collect and use Non-personally Identifiable Information about you, such as your IP address, browser type, the server your computer is logged onto, the area code and zip code associated with your server and whether you responded to a particular ad. Other advertisers may also place banner ads on our site in the same manner as above, but we will not disclose any Personally Identifiable Information to them.

  1. Privacy Policies of Third Party Sites

Except as otherwise discussed in this Privacy Policy, this document only addresses the use and disclosure of information we collect from you. Other sites accessible through our site have their own privacy policies and data collection, use and disclosure practices. Please consult each site’s privacy policy. As already indicated in several portions of this Privacy Policy, we are not responsible for the policies or practices of third parties. Additionally, other companies, which place advertising on our site may collect information about you when you view or click on their advertising through the use of cookies. We cannot control this collection of information. You should contact these advertisers directly if you have any questions about their use of the information that they collect.

  1. Miscellaneous Privacy Issues

There is no age requirement to use the Site and Services. Company does not monitor the age of the Users. Users that are of the age of youth or teenagers are encouraged to obtain the consent of their parent and/or guardian before spending money on the Site and Services and obtain permission to use the Site and Services. Our policy is that we do not knowingly collect, use or disclose Personally Identifiable Information about visitors. You should also be aware that when Personally Identifiable Information is voluntarily disclosed (i.e. your name, email address, etc.) in plain view on the Site, any discussion forums or other public areas on this site, you relinquish privacy protections while the information is released by you into the public domain; therefore, that information, along with any information disclosed in your communication, can be collected and used by third parties and may result in unsolicited messages from third parties. Such activities are beyond our control and this Privacy Policy does not apply to such information. Any submissions to chat rooms or other public areas on this site are accepted with the understanding that they are accessible to all third parties. If you do not want your comments to be viewed by third parties, you are advised not to make any submissions. Ultimately, you are solely responsible for maintaining the secrecy of your password and/or account information. Please be careful and responsible whenever you’re online.

  1. Interpretation of this Privacy Policy

We do not intend and are firm this Privacy Policy does not create or confer upon any individual any rights, or impose upon Company any obligations, in addition to any rights or obligations imposed by the United State’s of America’s applicable federal and state privacy laws.  Should there be any inconsistency between this Privacy Policy and U.S. applicable federal and state privacy laws, this Privacy Policy will be interpreted to comply with the applicable privacy laws. Any services provided by Company is controlled and operated by us from the state of Florida, and we do not intend that our services subject us to the laws or jurisdiction of any country or territory other than that of the state of Florida and the United States of America. We do not represent or warrant that the services, or any part of the services, are appropriate or available for use in any particular jurisdiction. Those who choose to access the services do so on their own initiative and at their own risk, and are responsible for complying with all local laws, rules and regulations. We may limit the services’ availability, in whole or in part, to any person, geographic area or jurisdiction we choose, at any time and in our sole discretion. The Company abides by the safe harbor framework set forth by the U.S. Department of Commerce regarding the collection, use, and retention of personal information collected from foreign countries.

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this site, please contact us by sending a letter to:

Tattered Beans Group, LLC

Attn: Team Tattered Beans

1327 E. 7th Ave.

Tampa, FL 33605


You may also contact us by email at: tatteredbeans@gmail.com.


  1. Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI-DSS)

Tattered Beans acknowledges it must comply with the requirements of the most current published version of the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI-DSS) when processing, storing, or transmitting card-holder data. The PCI-DSS is available from the PCI Security Standards Council (currently located at https://www.pcisecuritystandards.org).