Heart of Dakota Publishing Privacy Policy

We Respect Your Privacy

Heart of Dakota Publishing respects your information and we will never sell or rent your contact information. We (Heart of Dakota Publishing) will not share your information except when we are fulfilling legal obligations. We will maintain your privacy with integrity and only use information to fulfill orders and necessary communications with those orders. As you use our website, you agree to our privacy policy and how we use the information collected.

Registration

In order to use this website, a user must first complete the registration form. During registration a user is required to give their full contact information. This information is used to evaluate the application and contact the user about the services on our site for which they have expressed interest. In order for this website to properly fulfill its obligation to our customers, it is necessary for us to supplement the information we receive with information from 3rd party sources. For example, to determine if our customers qualify for our service as an ISO, we use the name, driver's license, and social security number to request a credit report for use in evaluating the creditworthiness of the applicant.

Order

We request information from consumers making purchases from our registered merchants within our shopping cart and order processing interfaces. Here a user must provide contact information (like name and shipping address), financial information (like credit card number, expiration date), and identity information (like social security number or Federal Tax ID). This information is used to fill customer's orders, for billing purposes, and to verify the identity of the consumer to protect against fraud. If we have trouble processing an order, this contact information is used to get in touch with the user.

Shipping Information

In order to ship you the materials you purchase through our secure website, we need to collect your shipping address. At the same time we collect your email address in order to inform you of your transaction. If at any time you do not wish to receive communications regarding your order, please contact us.

Email Communications

We seek to keep emails to a minimum of reasonable communications with you. In each email we send there is a unsubscribe link so you can always opt out of any communication. If you need any further information on this, please contact us.

Heart of Dakota Publishing Contact Information

If you need to contact us for any reason, here is our contact information.

Heart Of Dakota Publishing
1004 Westview Drive
Dell Rapids, SD 57022
Phone: (605)-428-4068
carmikeaustin@msn.com

Technical Information regarding Web Technologies

Browser Cookies

Browser cookies are digital signature files. These are kept by your web browser to help with your preferences when visiting websites. These browser cookies are sometimes used to recognize return visits to the website. The website browsers are sometimes used with 3rd party advertisers. Google is a 3rd party vendor that uses cookie technology to serve up ads. You can visit Google's Privacy and Terms here: https://policies.google.com/technologies/ads

Website Security

Our website implements (SSL technology). By using SSL technology, your transactions are protected by the latest technology that our 3rd party vendor uses to make transactions secure. This is visibly seen by our website address starting with https.

Sharing

We partner with other parties to provide specific services. When the user signs up for these services, we will share names, or other contact information that is necessary for the third party to provide these services. These parties are not allowed to use use nonpublic personally identifiable information except for the purpose of providing these services. We do not otherwise disclose nonpublic information to anyone, except as permitted by law.

Links

This web site contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we, Heart of Dakota Publishing, are not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each and every web site that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by this Web site. Operators may be subject to the FTC's privacy regulations and if so, (i) the FTC's regulations contain sample disclosures that operators may consider; and (ii) operators may be required to send annual notices in addition to initial disclosures to their customers.

Log Files

We use IP addresses to analyze trends, administer the site, track user's movement, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. IP addresses are not linked to personally identifiable information.

Correction/Updating Personal Information

If a user’s nonpublic personally identifiable information changes (such as your zip code), or if a user no longer desires our service, we will endeavor to provide a way to correct, update or remove that user's personal data provided to us. This can usually be done by calling our headquarters at (605) 428-4068 or by emailing our Customer Support Department at carmikeaustin@msn.com for more instructions.

Your Reviews

We deeply value the relationship with all of our customers. Occasionally when a review of one of our curriculum programs is posted, we may share that review. Only information that is necessary to identify you as an individual will be used, like First name and Last name initial. If there are any questions about this, please contact us.

Social Media

Heart of Dakota Publishing uses social media such as Facebook. You as the user of these 3rd party websites and social media platforms must verify authenticity of these sites before posting, interacting or providing any personal information on such websites.

Downloads

Files that we make available to download (like PDF’s) from our website are provided to users at their risk. We make every effort to ensure files are safe.

Updates to this Privacy Policy as Technologies and Regulations Change

Periodically there will need to be updates to this policy as the online world changes and different countries put forth new regulations. Recently a new set of regulations are going into effect May 25, 2018. This new set of regulations is called the (GDPR) General Data Protection Regulation.

This set of regulations is originating from the EU and applies to countries in the EU. We will monitor any new regulations that may come forward as the online world changes.

Any Questions

Once again, any questions you may have about our Privacy Policy, do not hesitate to contact us.

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