strives to offer its visitors the many advantages of Internet technology
and to provide an interactive and personalized experience. We may use
Personally Identifiable Information (your name, e-mail address, street
will never sell, barter, or rent your email address to any unauthorized
third party. Period.
How we gather information from users
How we collect and store information depends on the
page you are visiting, the activities in which you elect to participate
and the services provided. For example, you may be asked to provide
information when you register for access to certain portions of our site
or request certain features, such as newsletters or when you make a
purchase. You may provide information when you participate in sweepstakes
and contests, message boards and chat rooms, and other interactive areas
of our site. Like most Web sites, TheAmazingWidget.com also collects
information automatically and through the use of electronic tools that may
be transparent to our visitors. For example, we may log the name of your
Internet Service Provider or use cookie technology to recognize you and
hold information from your visit. Among other things, the cookie may store
your user name and password, sparing you from having to re-enter that
information each time you visit, or may control the number of times you
encounter a particular advertisement while visiting our site. As we adopt
additional technology, we may also gather information through other means.
In certain cases, you can choose not to provide us with information, for
example by setting your browser to refuse to accept cookies, but if you do
you may be unable to access certain portions of the site or may be asked
to re-enter your user name and password, and we may not be able to
customize the site’s features according to your preferences.
What we do with the information we collect
Like other Web publishers, we collect information to
enhance your visit and deliver more individualized content and
advertising. We respect your privacy and do not share your information
Aggregated Information (information that does not
personally identify you) may be used in many ways. For example, we may
combine information about your usage patterns with similar information
obtained from other users to help enhance our site and services (e.g., to
learn which pages are visited most or what features are most attractive).
Aggregated Information may occasionally be shared with our advertisers and
business partners. Again, this information does not include any Personally
Identifiable Information about you or allow anyone to identify you
We may use Personally Identifiable Information
collected on TheAmazingWidget.com to communicate with you about your
registration and customization preferences; our Terms of Service and
other topics we think you might find of interest.
Personally Identifiable Information collected by
TheAmazingWidget.com may also be used for other purposes, including but
not limited to site administration, troubleshooting, processing of
e-commerce transactions, administration of sweepstakes and contests, and
other communications with you. Certain third parties who provide technical
support for the operation of our site (our Web hosting service for
example) may access such information. We will use your information only as
permitted by law. In addition, from time to time as we continue to develop
our business, we may sell, buy, merge or partner with other companies or
businesses. In such transactions, user information may be among the
transferred assets. We may also disclose your information in response to a
court order, at other times when we believe we are reasonably required to
do so by law, in connection with the collection of amounts you may owe to
us, and/or to law enforcement authorities whenever we deem it appropriate
or necessary. Please note we may not provide you with notice prior to
disclosure in such cases.
Affiliated sites, linked sites and advertisements
TheAmazingWidget.com expects its partners,
advertisers and affiliates to respect the privacy of our users. Be aware,
however, that third parties, including our partners, advertisers,
affiliates and other content providers accessible through our site, may
have their own privacy and data collection policies and practices. For
example, during your visit to our site you may link to, or view as part of
a frame on a TheAmazingWidget.com page, certain content that is actually
created or hosted by a third party. Also, through TheAmazingWidget.com you
may be introduced to, or be able to access, information, Web sites,
features, contests or sweepstakes offered by other parties.
TheAmazingWidget.com is not responsible for the actions or policies of
such third parties. You should check the applicable privacy policies of
those third parties when providing information on a feature or page
operated by a third party.
While on our site, our advertisers, promotional
attempt to identify some of your preferences or retrieve information about
you. For example, some of our advertising is served by third parties and
may include cookies that enable the advertiser to determine whether you
have seen a particular advertisement before. Other features available on
or other technology to gather information. TheAmazingWidget.com does not
control the use of this technology by third parties or the resulting
information, and is not responsible for any actions or policies of such
You should also be aware that if you voluntarily
disclose Personally Identifiable Information on message boards or in chat
areas, that information can be viewed publicly and can be collected and
used by third parties without our knowledge and may result in unsolicited
messages from other individuals or third parties. Such activities are
beyond the control of TheAmazingWidget.com and this policy.
TheAmazingWidget.com does not knowingly collect or
solicit Personally Identifiable Information from or about children under
13. If we discover we have received any information from a child under 13
in violation of this policy, we will delete that information immediately.
If you believe TheAmazingWidget.com has any information from or about
anyone under 13, please contact us at the address listed below.
We can be reached by contacting:
17171 Glencoe Avenue
Lakeville, MN 55044
Changes to this Policy
TheAmazingWidget.com reserves the right to change
this policy at any time. Please check this page periodically for changes.
Your continued use of our site following the posting of changes to these
terms will mean you accept those changes. Information collected prior to
the time any change is posted will be used according to the rules and laws
that applied at the time the information was collected.
This policy and the use of this Site are governed by
Minnesota law. If a dispute
arises from or related to this Agreement, we agree to first try to resolve
it with the help of a mutually agreed-upon mediator in the following
location: Becker County, Minnesota. Any costs and fees other than attorney
fees associated with the mediation will be shared equally by each of us.
If it proves impossible to arrive at a mutually
satisfactory solution through mediation, we agree to submit the dispute to
binding arbitration at the following location: Becker County, Minnesota,
under the commercial arbitration rules of the American Arbitration
Association, which can found at
Judgment upon the award rendered by the arbitration may be entered in any
court of competent jurisdiction.
TheAmazingWidget.com is controlled, operated and
administered entirely within Minnesota. This statement and the policies
outlined herein are not intended to and do not create any contractual or
other legal rights in or on behalf of any party.