Creative Crafts Group respects your privacy, and is committed to providing a safe
online experience for our users. Since we request personal information for many
of our online features, this policy summarizes the types of information we will
collect and how it will be used.
While you are free to visit our websites, read selected articles, and use selected
features without providing any personal information, we may collect information
such as your name and email address as you register on one of our sites or sign
up for one of our newsletters. This information is voluntarily supplied, but may
be required to participate in our message boards or to take advantage of special
We may also collect general information such as type of browser you use, your IP
address, the files you request, the domain name you use, etc. This information is
used to improve our website and better meet the needs of our viewers. Some of our
web pages may contain “cookies,” which are sent to your computer to store data.
This allows our servers to “recognize” you when you visit our sites in the future
and provide you with better services. Most web browsers can be configured to not
accept cookies if you choose to disable them. However if you disable cookies, some
advanced features will not be available to you.
The information collected is used to better serve you and improve our services.
We use this information to track orders, respond to your inquiries, welcome you
to our sites, and to gauge user trends. We will not sell your information to third
parties without your permission. We may provide general information and statistics,
such as click-through rates and user trends, to advertisers, but we will not share
To receive our email newsletters and special e-mail offers, you must voluntarily
opt in to our mailing lists. We do not buy or sell lists. Any emails,
articles, or other information you forward to friends from our sites is confidential,
and we will not add your friends to our lists unless they choose to opt in. We may
occasionally send you special third-party offers via e-mail. We maintain all personal
information and do not give that information out to those third parties.
If you subscribe to one of our magazines, you may receive special offers from Creative
Crafts Group or our partners in the mail. You must opt out if you do not wish to
receive information by mail by clicking here.
Our online shopping carts are highly secure to protect your information. When you
place an order on one of our sites, your information is protected by SSL technology
encryption, ensuring complete privacy and protection of your personal information.
When you order products online, subscribe or enter an online contest, we will request
more personal information such as your mailing address, phone number and credit
card information to enable us to properly handle your requests. This information
will not be shared.
Our sites may provide links or ads to other web sites. We do not endorse or accept
responsibility for the content or privacy policies of those sites. DoubleClick is
our third-party ad server. They may share anonymous information with their clients
such as date/time of the banner ad shown, the IP address, etc. If you would like
to know more about their policies, please visit http://www.doubleclick.com/us/corporate/privacy.
Be aware that Creative Crafts Group is not responsible for any personal information
you post online in our message boards or galleries.
We use third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit our Web site.
These companies may use information (not including your name, address, email address
or telephone number) about your visits to this and other Web sites in order to provide
advertisements about goods and services of interest to you. If you would like more
information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information
used by these companies, click here:
Creative Crafts Group reserves the right to use or disclose any information without
notice or consent as needed to satisfy any law or legal violations. We also reserve
the right to modify this policy at any time.
Thank you for your cooperation.