SMITH Privacy Policy- as of October 2018

This privacy policy discloses the privacy practices for www.smith.co (“website”) and governs the privacy of its users (“You”) who choose to use it.  This website is owned and operated by Ascentium Corporation, and its fully owned affiliate Ascentium Inc.  Collectively we are known as SMITH (“SMITH”, “We”, “Our”, “Us”). 

This privacy policy applies solely to information collected by this website.

This policy will notify you of the following:

  • What personally identifiable information is collected from you through the web site, how it is used and with whom it may be shared;
  • What choices are available to you regarding the use of your data;
  • The security procedures in place to protect the misuse of your information;
  • How you can correct any inaccuracies in the information;
  • Our interaction with social media platforms.

 

Information Collection, Storage and Use

SMITH are the sole owners of the information collected on this website.

Users contacting our site do so at their own discretion and provide any such personal details requested at their own risk.  Your personal information is kept private and stored securely until a time it is no longer required or has no use.

We collect information in two ways:  when you send us information directly; and automatically, as you navigate our site.

Directly:  We collect information that you voluntarily give us information via email or other direct contacts from you (e.g.:  the Subscribe to Us form).  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 fulfill your request (e.g.: to ship an order), or if compelled to by law.  Unless you ask us not to, we may contact you via email in the future to tell you about specials, new products or services, or changes to this privacy policy.

Automatically:  We automatically collect information about your visit to our site, including what pages you view, the number of bytes transferred, the links you click, the materials you access, and other actions taken within SMITH’s site. We may combine this information with your personal information to and use the combined information in accordance with this privacy statement. We also collect certain standard information that your browser sends to every website you visit, such as your Internet Protocol (IP) address, your browser type and capabilities and language, your operating system, the date and time you access the site and the website from which you linked to one of our sites. We do not combine this standard information with other personal information.

We will not sell or rent this information to anyone.

Cookie Usage

SMITH sites use third-party vendors, including Google, which use cookies to serve the Google Trusted Store badge and other ads based on a user’s prior visits to our website. These ads may contain cookies. While we use cookies in other parts of our sites, cookies received with banner ads are collected by our ad company, and we do not have access to this information. For further information regarding the privacy practices of our advertisement provider, please visit http://www.google.com/privacypolicy.html

Users may opt out of Google’s use of cookies by visiting the Google advertising opt-out page.

Your Access to and Control Over Information

You may request corrections to your information or opt out of any future contact from us at any time by contacting us via the email address contact@smith.co or the phone number given on our website.

Social Media Platforms

Communication, engagement and actions taken through external social media platforms that this website participates follow the privacy policies held with each social media platform respectively.

Users are advised to use social media platforms wisely and communicate / engage upon them with due care and caution in regard to their own privacy and personal details. This website nor its owners will ever ask for personal or sensitive information through social media platforms and encourage users wishing to discuss sensitive details to contact them through primary communication channels such as by telephone or email.

This website may use social sharing buttons which help share web content directly from web pages to the social media platform in question. Users are advised before using such social sharing buttons that they do so at their own discretion and note that the social media platform may track and save your request to share a web page respectively through your social media platform account.

 

Updates

Our Privacy Policy may change from time to time and all updates will be posted on this page.

If you feel that we are not abiding by this privacy policy or have questions, you should contact us immediately via telephone at 425.519.7700 or via email contact@smith.co.