Information We Collect
Information That Is Automatically Collected
When you visit the site, we automatically collect certain information about your device, including information about your web browser, IP address, time zone. Additionally, as you browse the site, we collect information about the individual web pages or products that you view, and information about how you interact with the site. We refer to this automatically-collected information as “Device Information.” We collect device information using the following technologies:
A cookie is a piece of data stored on a site visitor’s hard drive to help us improve your access to our site and identify repeat visitors to our site. Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information on our site.
For more information about cookies, and how to disable cookies, visit https://www.allaboutcookies.org
Log files track actions occurring on the site, and collect data including your IP address, browser type, Internet service provider, referring/exit pages, and date/time stamps.
Web Beacons, Tags and Pixels
These are electronic files used to record information about how you browse the site.
Additionally, when you make a purchase or attempt to make a purchase through the site, we collect certain information from you, including your name, billing address, shipping address, payment information (including credit card numbers), email address, and phone number. We refer to this information as “Order Information.”
How Do We Use Your Personal Information?
We use the Order Information that we collect generally to fulfill any orders placed through the site (including processing your payment information, arranging for shipping, and providing you with invoices and/or order confirmations). Additionally, we use this Order Information to: Communicate with you; Screen our orders for potential risk or fraud; and When in line with the preferences you have shared with us, provide you with information or advertising relating to our products or services.
We use the Device Information that we collect to help us screen for potential risk and fraud (in particular, your IP address), and more generally to improve and optimize our site (for example, by generating analytics about how our customers browse and interact with the site, and to assess the success of our marketing and advertising campaigns).
Sharing Your Personal Information
We share your Personal Information with third parties to help us use your Personal Information, as described above. For example, we use Shopify to power our online store.
You can read more about how Shopify uses your Personal Information here: https://www.shopify.com/legal/privacy.
We also use Google Analytics to help us understand how our customers use the site.
Read more about how Google uses your Personal Information here: https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/ .
Opt-out of Google Analytics here: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
Finally, we may also share your Personal Information to comply with applicable laws and regulations, to respond to a subpoena, search warrant or other lawful request for information we receive, or to otherwise protect our rights.
As described above, we use your personal information to provide you with targeted advertisements or marketing communications we believe may be of interest to you. For more information about how targeted advertising works, you can visit the Network Advertising Initiative’s (“NAI”) educational page at https://www.networkadvertising.org/understanding-online-advertising/how-does-it-work
You can opt out of targeted advertising by:
You can opt out of some of these services by visiting the Digital Advertising Alliance’s opt-out portal is at: https://optout.aboutads.info/
When you place an order through the site, we will maintain your Order Information for our records unless and until you ask us to delete this information.
Links To Third-Party Websites
Our website may contain links to third-party websites in order to provide you with additional information. HogWatch is not responsible for the privacy practices of those websites.
For more information about our privacy practices, if you have questions, or if you would like to make a complaint, please contact us by e-mail at [email protected] or by mail using the details provided below
4818 Littlejohn Pt, York, SC, 29745