At Heart of Dakota, we understand that your relationship with us is a private matter. We respect your privacy and are committed to protecting it.
Personal Identification Information
We may collect personal identification information from Users in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to, when Users visit our site, register on the site, place an order, subscribe to the newsletter and in connection with other activities, services, features or resources we make available on our Site. Users may be asked for, as appropriate, name, email address, mailing address, phone number, and/or credit card information. Users may visit our Site anonymously. However, registration is required to place an order. We will collect personal identification information from Users only if they voluntarily submit such information to us. Users can always refuse to supply personal identification information, except that it may prevent them from engaging in certain Site related activities.
Non-personal Identification Information
We may collect non-personal identification information about Users whenever they interact with our Site. Non-personal identification information may include the browser name, the type of computer and technical information about Users means of connection to our Site, such as the operating system and the Internet service providers utilized and other similar information.
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How We Use Collected Information
Heart of Dakota collects and uses Users personal information for the following purposes: To improve customer service: Your information helps us to more effectively respond to your customer service requests and support needs. To personalize user experience: We may use information in the aggregate to understand how our Users as a group use the services and resources provided on our Site. To improve our Site: We strive to improve our website offerings based on the information and feedback we receive. To process transactions: We may use the information Users provide about themselves when placing an order to provide service to that order. We do not share this information with outside parties except to the extent necessary to provide the service. To administer a content, promotion, survey or other Site feature: We send Users information they agreed to receive about topics we think will be of interest to them. To send periodic emails: The email address Users provide for order processing will only be used to send them information and updates pertaining to their order. It may also be used to respond to their inquiries, and/or other requests or questions. If a User decides to opt-in to our mailing list, they will receive emails that may include company news, educational tips, updates, related product or service information, etc. If at any time the User would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we include unsubscribe instructions in each email, or the User may contact us via contact information on our Site.
How We Protect Your Information
We adopt appropriate data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures to protect against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure or destruction of your personal information, username, password, transaction information and data stored on our Site. Sensitive and private data exchange between the Site and its Users happens over a SSL secured communication channel and is encrypted and protected with digital signatures. Our Site is also in compliance with PCI vulnerability standards in order to create as secure of an environment as possible for Users.
Sharing Your Personal Information
We do not sell, trade, or rent Users personal identification information to others. We may share generic aggregated demographic information not linked to any personal identification information regarding visitors and users with our business partners, trusted affiliates and advertisers for the purposes outlined above. We may use third party service providers to help us operate our business and the Site or administer activities on our behalf, such as sending out newsletters or surveys. We may share your information with these third parties for those limited purposes provided that you have given us your permission.
Correction/Updating Personal Information
If a user’s nonpublic personally identifiable information changes (such as your zip code), or if a user no longer desires our service, we will endeavor to provide a way to correct, update or remove that user’s personal data provided to us. This can usually be done by calling our office at (605) 428-4068 or by emailing our Customer Support Department at [email protected] for more instructions.
We deeply value the relationship with all of our customers. Occasionally when a review of one of our curriculum programs is posted, we may share that review. Only information that is necessary to identify you as an individual will be used, such as first name, last initial, or city and state. If there are any questions about this, please contact us.
Heart of Dakota Publishing uses social media such as Facebook. You as the user of these 3rd party websites and social media platforms must verify authenticity of these sites before posting, interacting or providing any personal information on such websites.
Files that we make available to download (like PDF’s) from our website are provided to users at their risk. We make every effort to ensure files are safe.
Third Party Websites
Users may find content on our Site that links to the sites and services of our partners, suppliers, licensors and other third parties. We do not control the content or links that appear on these sites and are not responsible for the practices employed by websites linked to or from our Site. In addition, these sites or services, including their content and links, may be constantly changing. These sites and services may have their own privacy policies and customer service policies. Browsing and interaction on any other website, including websites which have a link to our Site, is subject to that website’s own terms and policies.
Your Acceptance of these Terms
By using this Site, you signify your acceptance of this policy and terms of service. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use our Site. Your continued use of the Site following the posting of changes to this policy will be deemed your acceptance of those changes.
Heart Of Dakota Publishing
1004 Westview Drive
Dell Rapids, SD 57022
Last updated on March 3, 2021