Collection of your Personal Information
In order to better provide you with products and services offered on our Site, Next Step Blues may collect personally identifiable information, such as your:
- First and Last Name
- Mailing Address
- E-mail Address
- Phone Number
- Job Title
If you purchase Next Step Blues's products and services, we collect billing and credit card information. This information is used to complete the purchase transaction.
Next Step Blues may also collect anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your:
We do not collect any personal information about you unless you voluntarily provide it to us. However, you may be required to provide certain personal information to us when you elect to use certain products or services available on the Site. These may include: (a) registering for an account on our Site; (b) entering a sweepstakes or contest sponsored by us or one of our partners; (c) signing up for special offers from selected third parties; (d) sending us an email message; (e) submitting your credit card or other payment information when ordering and purchasing products and services on our Site. To wit, we will use your information for, but not limited to, communicating with you in relation to services and/or products you have requested from us. We also may gather additional personal or non-personal information in the future.
Use of your Personal Information
Next Step Blues collects and uses your personal information to operate its website(s) and deliver the services you have requested.
Next Step Blues may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from Next Step Blues and its affiliates.
Sharing Information with Third Parties
Next Step Blues does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties.
Next Step Blues may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is transferred to the third party. Next Step Blues may share data with trusted partners to help perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to Next Step Blues, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.
Next Step Blues may disclose your personal information, without notice, if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Next Step Blues or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Next Step Blues; and/or (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Next Step Blues, or the public.
Tracking User Behavior
Next Step Blues may keep track of the websites and pages our users visit within Next Step Blues, in order to determine what Next Step Blues services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within Next Step Blues to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.
Automatically Collected Information
Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by Next Step Blues. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Next Step Blues website.
The Next Step Blues website may use "cookies" to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.
One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize Next Step Blues pages, or register with Next Step Blues site or services, a cookie helps Next Step Blues to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses,
shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same Next Step Blues website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the Next Step Blues features that you customized.
Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the Next Step Blues services or websites you visit.
Security of your Personal Information
Next Step Blues secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. Next Step Blues uses the following methods for this purpose:
- SSL Protocol
When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other websites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol.
We strive to take appropriate security measures to protect against unauthorized access to or alteration of your personal information. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet or any wireless network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personal information, you acknowledge that: (a) there are security and privacy limitations inherent to the Internet which are beyond our control; and (b) security, integrity, and privacy of any and all information and data exchanged between you and us through this Site cannot be guaranteed.
Children Under Thirteen
Next Step Blues does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen. If you are under the age of thirteen, you must ask your parent or guardian for permission to use this website.
Disconnecting your Next Step Blues Account from Third Party Websites
You will be able to connect your Next Step Blues account to third party accounts. BY CONNECTING YOUR NEXT STEP BLUES ACCOUNT TO YOUR THIRD PARTY ACCOUNT, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT YOU ARE CONSENTING TO THE CONTINUOUS RELEASE OF INFORMATION ABOUT YOU TO OTHERS (IN ACCORDANCE WITH YOUR PRIVACY SETTINGS ON THOSE THIRD PARTY SITES). IF YOU DO NOT WANT INFORMATION ABOUT YOU, INCLUDING PERSONALLY IDENTIFYING INFORMATION, TO BE SHARED IN THIS MANNER, DO NOT USE
THIS FEATURE. You may disconnect your account from a third party account at any time. Please visit the "My Account" page on your Facebook or Google account and navigate to the Apps page. Please remove the desired access as necessary. You can refer to the following links to remove your account, or contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more detailed instructions.
Opt-Out & Unsubscribe from Third Party Communications
We respect your privacy and give you an opportunity to opt-out of receiving announcements of certain information. Users may opt-out of receiving any or all communications from third-party partners of Next Step Blues by contacting us here:
- Email: email@example.com
From time to time, Next Step Blues may contact you via email for the purpose of providing announcements, promotional offers, alerts, confirmations, surveys, and/or other general communication.
If you would like to stop receiving marketing or promotional communications via email from Next Step Blues, you may opt out of such communications by replying STOP to the promotional or marketing email that was sent..
External Data Storage Sites
We may store your data on servers provided by third party hosting vendors with whom we have contracted.
Changes to this Statement
Next Step Blues welcomes your questions or comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that Next Step Blues has not adhered to this Statement, please contact Next Step Blues at:
Next Step Blues LLC
1108 East Main Street, Ste 906 #234
Richmond, Virginia 23219
Effective as of April 07, 2020