Collection of your Personal Information
Handybook may collect personally identifiable information, such as your name. If you purchase Handybook's products and services, we collect billing and credit card information. This information is used to complete the purchase transaction. Handybook may also collect anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your age and gender. We may gather additional personal or non-personal information in the future.
Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by Handybook. 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 Handybook website.
Handybook encourages you to review the privacy statements of websites you choose tolink to from Handybook so that you can understand how those websites collect, use andshare your information. Handybook is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on websites outside of the Handybook website.
Use and Sharing of your Personal Information
Handybook collects and uses your personal information to operate its website(s) and deliver the services you have requested.
Handybook may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from Handybook and its affiliates. Handybook may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.
Handybook does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties.
Handybook 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 Handybook, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.
Handybook may also share your personal information (such as your name, address and email address) with other corporate entities and vendors working with Handybook in order to enable those service providers to use such information for their own marketing-related purposes, and such service providers may in turn share such information with other third parties for marketing-related purposes. If you wish to opt out of having your personal information shared by Handybook with third party corporate entities and vendors for marketing-related purposes, please click here.
Handybook may keep track of the websites and pages our users visit within Handybook, in order to determine what Handybook services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within Handybook to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.
Handybook will disclose your personal information, without notice, only 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 Handybook or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Handybook; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Handybook, or the public.
The Handybook 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 Handybook pages, or register with Handybook site or services, a cookie helps Handybook 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 Handybook website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the Handybook features that you customized.
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. 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 Handybook services or websites you visit.
Security of your Personal Information
Handybook secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. 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.
Children Under Thirteen
Handybook 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.
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 Handybook by contacting us here:
Changes to this Statement
Handybook will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. Handybook encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how Handybook is protecting your information.
Handybook welcomes your questions or comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that Handybook has not adhered to this Statement, please contact Handybook.
Updated April 2, 2014