Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

Last Updated: Effective Date:  June 2016

This Privacy Policy explains how information about you is collected, used and disclosed by Know-T, LLC (“Company,” “we,” “us” or “our”). This Privacy Policy applies to information we collect when you use our website(s), products, services, content and materials made available through our website(s) or digital application(s) (collectively, the “Services”), or when you otherwise interact with us.

Collection and Use of Personal Information

We collect the following personal information from you if you opt-in or otherwise provide your information to us:

  • Contact Information such as name, email address, mailing address, phone number

  • Unique Identifiers such as user name, account number, password

  • Preferences Information such as product wish lists, order history, marketing preferences

As is true of most Web sites, we automatically gather information about your computer such as your IP address, browser type, referring/exit pages, and operating system.

We use this information to

  • Fulfill your order

  • Send you an order confirmation

  • Respond to customer service requests

  • Respond to your questions and concerns

Information Sharing

We will share your personal information with third parties only in the ways that are described in this privacy statement.  We DO NOT SELL your personal information to third parties without your consent.

We may also disclose your personal information

  • as required by law such as to comply with a subpoena, or similar legal process;

  • when we believe in good faith that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights, protect your safety or the safety of others, investigate fraud, or respond to a government request;

  • if Know-T, LLC (owner of Services including An Amish Girl in Manhattan:  A Memoir, torahbontrager.com and tbontrager.com) is involved in a merger, acquisition, or sale of all or a portion of its assets, you will be notified via email and/or a prominent notice on our Web site of any change in ownership or uses of your personal information, as well as any choices you may have regarding your personal information; and/or

  • to any other third party with your prior consent to do so.

PayPal

If you choose to use PayPal to finalize and pay for your order, you will provide your credit card number directly to PayPal.  PayPal’s privacy policy will apply to the information you provide on the PayPal Web site.

Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies

We may use cookies, for example, to keep track of your preferences and profile information.  Cookies are also used to collect general usage and volume statistical information that does not include personal information.

Web beacons

Our Web pages contain electronic images known as Web beacons (sometimes called single-pixel gifs) and are used along with cookies to compile aggregated statistics to analyze how our site is used and may be used in some of our emails to let us know which emails and links have been opened by recipients.  This allows us to gauge the effectiveness of our customer communications and marketing campaigns.

We use a third party to gather information about how you and others use our Web site.  For example, we will know how many users access a specific page and which links they clicked on.  We use this aggregated information to understand and optimize how our site is used.

Links to Other Web Sites

Our Site includes links to other Web sites whose privacy practices may differ from those of Know-T, LLC.  If you submit personal information to any of those sites, your information is governed by their privacy statements.  We encourage you to carefully read the privacy statement of any Web site you visit.

Security

When we collect personal information directly from you, we follow generally accepted industry standards to protect the personal information submitted to us, both during transmission and once we receive it.  No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure, however.  Therefore we cannot guarantee its absolute security.  If you have any questions about security on our Web site, you can contact us here.

In order to make a certain purchases from us, you must use our shopping cart provider to finalize and pay for your order.  Its privacy statement and security practices will also apply to your information.  We encourage you to read that privacy statement before providing your information.

We will retain your information for as long as your account is active or as needed to provide you services.  If you wish to cancel your account or request that we no longer use your information to provide you services contact us here.  We will retain and use your information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.

Additional Policy Information

Our Web site includes widgets, which are interactive mini-programs that run on our site to provide specific services from another company (e.g. displaying the news, opinions, videos, etc).  Personal information, such as your email address, may be collected through the widget.  Cookies may also be set by the widget to enable it to function properly.  Information collected by such widget is governed by the privacy policy of the company that created it.

Our Web site offers publicly accessible blogs or community forums.  You should be aware that any information you provide in these areas may be read, collected, and used by others who access them.

Correcting and Updating Your Personal Information

To review and update your personal information to ensure it is accurate, contact us here.

Notification of Privacy Policy Changes

We may update this privacy statement to reflect changes to our information practices.  It is your responsibility to periodically review this page for the latest information on our privacy practices, whenever you access our Services or otherwise interact with us.  Know-T, LLC is not liable for your lack of being aware of its current, latest privacy policy and/or practices.

We are based in the United States and the information we collect is governed by U.S. law. By accessing or using the Services or otherwise providing information to us, you consent to the processing and transfer of information in and to the U.S. and other countries.

You may contact us about this privacy policy by writing us here.