The terms “we”, “us” and “our” and “GrowingSlower” refer to Studio310 Architecture, Inc. The term “user,” “you” and “your” refers to site visitors, customers and any other users of the site.
The term “personal information” is defined as information that you voluntarily provide to us which personally identifies you and/or your contact information, such as your name, phone number and email address.
GrowingSlower provides a website where users can read articles on budgeting, working from home, and motherhood and a service where users may purchase digital products and coaching related to budgeting and working from home (the “Service”).
Information We Collect
Product Orders. We collect a variety of personal information with each product order whether free or paid. This includes: Your name, address, email address, phone number, your access times and dates, IP address, and location.
This information is shared with our e-commerce software providers to ensure the delivery of your order, prevent fraud, and to give you access to the products you purchase.
We use your email to communicate with you about your order and to manage our customer relationship with you. When you place an order you may be added to our mailing list from which you can unsubscribe at any time using the unsubscribe link in each email or by contacting us at [email protected]
Any additional information you voluntarily provide when you choose to participate in various activities related to the Service, such as on the user message board, user profile, question and answer sessions, via email, or in one-on-one coaching sessions will also be stored. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information they provide in their user profile at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information. Personal information collected with product orders will be stored indefinitely.
If you upload images to the Site, be aware that uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included allows Visitors to the website to download and extract any location data from images uploaded to the Site.
Your payment information. We collect payment information for each order but we do not store payment information on GS servers. Your payment information is securely communicated to and processed via our e-commerce software providers, such as Stripe. All personal information collected for an order is used for the fulfillment of that order and to manage our customer relationship with you.
Blog Interaction. We only collect the personal information you voluntarily provide to us which may include:
Your name and email address in order to subscribe to our mailing list. We may partner with third-party vendors, such as ConvertKit, to record information you voluntarily share including name and email address and information relating to your use of the Site, such as the pages you view, emails you open, your IP address, location, and timestamp information. This information is stored indefinitely to provide you with the most helpful content possible to occasionally for targeted email marketing campaigns. ;
Your full name, email address and message in order to contact us via our contact form. Your information is stored indefinitely for correspondence, customer service, or marketing purposes. ;
Your name, email address, and other information you choose to provide when you apply and participate in our affiliate program. This information is stored indefinitely for the purposes of business correspondence.
Activity. We may partner with third-party vendors, such as Google Analytics, to record information relating to your use of the Site, such as the searches you undertake, the pages you view, your browser type, IP address, requested URL, referring URL, and timestamp information. We use this type of information to administer the Site and provide the highest possible level of service to you. We also use this information in the aggregate to perform statistical analyses of user behavior and characteristics in order to measure interest in and use of the various areas of the Site. For Google Analytics tracking, your IP address is anonymized shortly after it is collected, before any storage or processing takes place. Other activity information is retained for 26 months.
Cookies. We may send cookies to your computer in order to uniquely identify your browser and improve the quality of our service. The term “cookies” refers to small pieces of information that a website sends to your computer’s hard drive while you are viewing the Site. We may use both session cookies (which expire once you close your browser) and persistent cookies (which stay on your computer until you delete them). You have the ability to accept or decline cookies using your web browser settings. If you choose to disable cookies, some areas of the Site may not work properly or at all.
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.
If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.
How Your Information is Used
The information you provide is used to process transactions, send periodic emails, implement marketing campaigns, and improve the service we provide. We do share your information with trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business and servicing clients and visitors. These trusted third parties agree to keep this information confidential. Your personal information will never be sold, rented, or shared with unrelated third parties.
Advertising Privacy Statement
This Site is affiliated with AdThrive, LLC (“AdThrive”) for the purposes of placing advertising on the Site. AdThrive uses standard and widely-available tools for the placement and serving of ads, including those provided by Google, Inc. and its affiliates. We publish interest-based advertisements on the Site; that is, ads that are tailored to reflect your interests. To help understand your interests, AdThrive, Google and our other advertising partners will track your behavior on our website and on other websites across the Internet using cookies.
A cookie is a file containing an identifier (a string of letters and numbers) that is sent by a web server to a web browser and is stored by the browser. The identifier is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server. Cookies may be either “persistent” cookies or “session” cookies: a persistent cookie will be stored by a web browser and will remain valid until its set expiry date, unless deleted by the user before the expiry date; a session cookie, on the other hand, will expire at the end of the user session, when the web browser is closed. Cookies do not typically contain any information that personally identifies a user, but personal information that we store about you may be linked to the information stored in and obtained from cookies.
For European Economic Area Residents. If you reside in a country in the European Economic Area (EEA), then under the GDPR and applicable data protection laws you have the rights, among other things, to access your personal data, have us erase it, and/or restrict its further processing. If you wish to access or delete your personal data (if any) maintained by us or AdThrive related to advertising on the Site, you can contact AdThrive at [email protected] If you wish to see a list of the advertising partners we work with or change which of those partners track your behavior using cookies, click the ad preferences icon. (Available in the EU.)
Third Party Links
Articles on this Site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
Other sites accessible through our site via links or otherwise have their own policies in regard to privacy. We are not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of third parties.
Security Measures. We maintain security measures to protect your personal information from unauthorized access, misuse or disclosure. However, no exchange of data over the Internet can be guaranteed as 100% secure. While we make every effort to protect your personal information shared with us through our Site, you acknowledge that the personal information you voluntarily share with us through this Site could be accessed or tampered with by a third party. You agree that we are not responsible for any intercepted information shared through our Site without our knowledge or permission. Additionally, you release us from any and all claims arising out of or related to the use of such intercepted information in any unauthorized manner.
Sharing. Please be aware that when you use our Site to post comments and share other information, any information that you provide may not be secure and can be collected and used by others. As a result, you should exercise caution before you make such disclosures.
How to Update Your Information
If you opt-in to our mailing list, the option to unsubscribe will be included in every email. If you create an account on the Site, you may access and update some of your personal information by logging into your account. You may also request access, updates, or deletion of your personal information and privacy preferences by contacting us with your request at [email protected] We will send a confirmation email to verify the request before providing the requested action. First requests are free. For personal data report requests in excess of once per year, a reasonable fee of $10 per request will be charged.
Notification of Changes to this Policy
You acknowledge and agree that it is your responsibility to review this Site and this Policy periodically and to be aware of any modifications. Updates to this Policy will be posted on this page.
2900 N Government Way #203
Coeur d’Alene, ID, USA 83815
Updated: May 24, 2018