by Stephen Joseph, Inc. (“Stephen Joseph” or “we”), and forms part of the Terms and Conditions of
Use that govern your use of the Site.
applications, or other content that may be accessible from or linked to this Site. STEPHEN JOSEPH
IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THE CONTENT OR PRIVACY PRACTICES ON ANY NON-STEPHEN
JOSEPH SITE TO WHICH THIS SITE LINKS. There may be links on our website to the web sites
of others. When you click onto one of these links, you are leaving Stephen Joseph’s website and
accessing another party's website. These other web sites are not under Stephen Joseph’s control
privacy and security practices or policies of any other website. For more information, please read our
In order to provide you with a friendly, customized, and efficient experience, we collect personal
information of several types from our customers. Please note that our site is not intended for use
by children under the age of 13, and we do not knowingly collect personal information from children
under the age of 13.
We receive and store any information you enter on the Site or provide to us in any other way. You
may be asked to provide us information about you when you create an account or registry, write
a review or comment, ask a question, register to receive Stephen Joseph emails, participate in
contests, sweepstakes or promotions or make a product purchase. You can choose not to provide us
with certain information, but then you may not be able to take advantage of many of the features of
the Stephen Joseph Site.
Stephen Joseph uses the information you provide to us in order to improve the quality of the Site and
Services, in certain instances, provide you with customized content according to your preferences,
fulfill your requests for Stephen Joseph’s products or services, and send you information about
Stephen Joseph and its products and services.
To provide you with the best possible information and service, we may combine information you give
us online with information from our stores. We may also combine information with publicly available
information we obtain. We use that combined information to enhance and personalize your shopping
experience with us, to communicate with you about our products and events that may be of interest to
you and for other promotional purposes.
At your election you may choose to stop receiving future electronic communications from
Stephen Joseph and/or Stephen Joseph Partners by calling our Customer Service Department at
At your election you may choose to stop receiving future mailed communications, including catalogs,
event announcements or other offers from Stephen Joseph and/or our partners by calling our
Customer Service Department at (806) 791-2877.
Like many sites, our Site employs cookies and web beacons to speed your navigation of the Site,
recognize you and your access privileges, and track your Site usage.
(a) Cookies are pieces of information that a website transfers to your computer's hard disk to
enable saving of your Site preferences, and other record-keeping purposes. Cookies in and
of themselves do not personally identify users, although they do identify a user's computer.
We do not combine personal information you provide to us with information collected through
features of our Site or Service to cease functioning properly. The "help" portion of the toolbar
on the majority of browsers will direct you on how to prevent your browser from accepting new
cookies, how to command the browser to tell you when you receive a new cookie, or how to
fully disable cookies. Please note, however, that if do not cookies, you will not be able to take
advantage of some of our attractive features.
(b) Web beacons assist in delivering cookies and help us determine whether a web page on
this Site has been viewed and, if so, how many times. For example, any electronic image on
this Site, such as an ad banner, can function as a web beacon.
(c) We may use certain third-party companies to help us tailor site content to users. These
companies may employ cookies and web beacons to help us deliver an optimized user
experience on the Site. Any information that these third parties collect via cookies and web
beacons is not linked to any personal information collected by us. These companies are
usually prohibited by contract from using this information for their own marketing purposes
or from sharing this information with anyone other than Stephen Joseph. For example, when
you submit a "product review" to the Site, your information will be received and managed
by an independent contractor that organizes the reviews and manages that element of our
Reviews" that are linked on our Site so that you can understand the terms and conditions for
acceptance and use of your information.
(d) Log Files. When you visit the Site, web servers collect information "traffic data" (such as,
for example, time and date, the address of the website from which you entered the Site) about
your visit, which is stored as anonymous, aggregate data. Collecting such data may entail
the use of IP addresses or other numeric codes used to identify a computer. Stephen Joseph
uses "traffic data" to help diagnose problems with its server, analyze trends and administer the
Site. Your IP address is not linked to personally identifiable information, but is used to gather
broad demographic data and to monitor statistics to improve the Service. Stephen Joseph
may also use your IP address to help diagnose problems with its server. IP addresses are also
used to provide an audit trail in the case of any attempted illegal or unauthorized use of the
You may choose to submit a product review. If you wish to post a review, we will ask you to login with
your username and password (or if it is your first review, to create a username and password. When
you submit a review, your geographic location will be visible to other users (your email address will be
kept private). Also, any personally identifiable information that you submit as part of the review can
be read or used by other visitors to the Site. We are not responsible for any personally identifiable
information that you choose to submit as part of your review. We strongly encourage you not to
post or share any personally identifiable information such as your email address, phone number or
address as it may pose safety concerns or otherwise violate our Terms & Conditions.
We do not share, sell or trade with third parties your Personal Information gathered online or via
mobile, such as email addresses or mobile phone numbers, Personal Information collected as part
of an online survey or other specific details about you, except with your consent or as described in
companies access to such Personal Information.
The Personal Information and Aggregate Information we collect may be shared with reputable third-
party organizations to contact consumers for marketing and promotional purposes. Third party
contacts to our customers may be initiated only by postal mail. We may divulge Personal Information
if such action is required for Stephen Joseph, Inc or any of our service providers or consultants to
comply with any valid legal process, such as a subpoena, search warrant, statute or court order,
or any valid administrative request from a law enforcement agency. In addition, we may divulge
Personal Information if we or any of our service providers or consultants believes that such disclosure
is necessary to address any unlawful acts or acts that may endanger the health or safety of another
customer or of the general public.
Our Site incorporates physical, electronic, and administrative procedures to safeguard the
confidentiality of your personal information, including Secure Sockets Layer ("SSL") for all financial
transactions we process. We use SSL encryption to protect your personal information online.
Information collected by Stephen Joseph is stored in secure operating environments that are not
made generally available to the public. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet can
be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, Stephen Joseph cannot ensure the security of
any information you provide, and you do so at your own risk. Once Stephen Joseph receives your
transmission, we will make reasonable efforts and comply with industry practices to ensure its
security on its systems.
The Stephen Joseph Site may permit you to link to other websites on the Internet, and other websites
may contain links to the Site. These other websites are not under Stephen Joseph’s control. The
privacy and security practices of websites linked to or from the Site are not covered by this Privacy
Statement, and Stephen Joseph is not responsible for the privacy or security practices or the content
of such websites.
Stephen Joseph reserves the right to change or update this Privacy Statement at any time by posting
a notice at the Site. Information collected by the Service is subject to the Privacy Statement in effect
at the time of use. Last updated February 26, 2014.
Please send any notices, questions, comments, or concerns regarding the Site to:
Stephen Joseph, Inc.
ATTN: Privacy Statement
4302 Ironton Avenue
Lubbock, TX 79407 firstname.lastname@example.org
Phone: (806) 791-2877