Privacy

Ponder believes in respecting and protecting your privacy. This policy explains how we may collect, store, protect, and use information that you provide us on our website: https://ponderseattle.com (“Site”). Ponder may be referred to herein as “we” or “us“ or “our.” Users of our site may be referred to as “you” or “your.”

 

 

Collection And Use Of Information

When you access and use our Site, we may collect certain information from you, such as your name, address, zip code, phone, email address, (“Personal Information”). If applicable, we may also collect transaction-related information. We may share your Personal Information with third-party vendors and hosting partners as necessary to provide the products we offer and to maintain a high quality user experience. We may also collect, use, transfer, and disclose non-personal information in a form that does not permit direct association with any specific individual. If applicable, we will use a third-party intermediary to manage electronic credit or debit card processing. This intermediary is not permitted to store, retain, or use your billing information, except for the sole purpose of credit card processing on our behalf.

 

We may also send you communications such as welcome emails and notices regarding promotions, activities and events at or related to our store. You expressly agree to receive this information unless you elect to opt out of receiving such information. You can discontinue future promotional communications by following the specific unsubscribe instructions in the communications you receive. This information is used only for internal statistic tracking purposes and is never shared with other entities outside Ponder unless required by law or as otherwise disclosed within this policy.

 

Cookies. A cookie is small data file that is transferred to the cookie file of the web browser you are using to access our website so that we can remember who you are. We utilize “session” cookies to understand how visitors use our site and to help us improve the structure of our website. We cannot personally identify visitors in this way, and session cookies are deleted from your computer when you log off and close your browser. You have the ability to accept or decline cookies by modifying the settings in your browser, as well as delete any cookies that have been installed in the cookie folder of your browser. However, you may not be able to use all the interactive features of our site if cookies are disabled or deleted. If you do not know how to disable or delete cookies for the browser you are using, you should select ‘cookies’ in the Help function of your browser to get more information.

 

Social Network Buttons. We may include “social network buttons” on some of our web pages. These enable users to share or bookmark the web pages. In order to implement these buttons, and connect them to the relevant social networks and external sites, scripts from these third party sites have been used when we connect with their domains outside of Ponder. You should be aware that these sites are likely to be collecting information about what you are doing on the Internet, including on our Site. So, if you click on any of these buttons, these sites may be registering that action and may use that information. You should check the respective policies of each of these sites to see how exactly they use your information and to find out how to opt out, or delete, such information.

 

Data retention policy

Unless you contact us and request that we delete any Personal Information or other data you provide to us we typically retain information you provide us for a reasonable period of time. If you desire to have us delete any of your personal information or data please contact us at privacy@ponder4u.com and specify what you would like us to remove. We will delete the information within a reasonable time, unless we are otherwise required by law to retain the information.

 

Security of your personal information

We take the need to protect your Personal Information seriously and we make commercially reasonable efforts to prevent unauthorized access, use, alteration, or disclosure. However, we cannot guarantee that our security measures are able to completely prevent unauthorized third parties from obtaining and using your personal information for improper purposes.

 

Links to other websites

Our website may contain links to other websites that are not owned or controlled by us. Please be aware that we do not determine, and we are not responsible, for the privacy practices or content of such other sites if you choose to access them through our Site.

 

Changes to the Privacy Policy

If we make any material changes to this Policy we will post a prominent notice on the web site prior to the change becoming effective. We encourage you to periodically review this page for the most current statement of our privacy practices. Your continued use of the Site constitutes your agreement to be bound by such changes to this Policy.

 

Contacting us

If you have any questions about our privacy policies, please contact us by emailing the notice to us at: privacy@ponder4u.com.