Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy of samgouldengolf.com

This Application collects some Personal Data from its Users.

Data Controller and Owner

Sam Goulden Golf LLC

sam (at) samgouldengolf.com

Washington, MO 63090
USA

samgouldengolf.com collects some personal data through this website and third-party tools for the purpose of marketing, e-commerce, analytics, on-going site optimization, etc.

None of the collected data is sold or shared to outside companies, other than the partners who support the administration and maintenance of samgouldengolf.com and its marketing activities (although they do not share ownership of the data)

The platforms below are used to help increase samgouldengolf.com’s usability and improve the user-experience by enabling us to use browsing data to optimize the site.

Google Analytics

A web analytics service provided by Google Inc.  Google uses a cookie and usage data to provide us with reports and analytics that describe on-site behavior.

Google Analytics does not collect or store personally-identifiable-information (PII).

Google Analytics does share some of the anonymized, cookie-based data with other Google Services such as Google AdWords and Google Remarketing.  This data may be used to personalize and contextualize ads on the Google Advertising network.

Processing of data occurs in the USA

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Google AdWords Conversion Tracking (Google)

Connects pageview and activity data from the Google AdWords advertising network with activity performed on samgouldengolf.com

Handling Payments

This site processes payments through Stripe, Inc. and accepts major credit and debit cards.  You can review Stripe’s privacy policy here

AdWords Remarketing (Google)

AdWords Remarketing is a Remarketing and Behavioral Targeting service provided by Google Inc. that connects the activity of this Application with the Adwords advertising network and the Doubleclick Cookie.

AdWords Remarketing can make use of anonymized, cookie-based data to provide SamGouldenGolf.com with data regarding a user’s characteristics (demographics, geography, interests, etc.).  This data is shared across Google’s services.

Personal Data collected: Cookie and Usage Data.

Place of processing : USA – Privacy Policy – Opt Out

We don’t sell or rent Users’ Data to any third parties for any purpose. The only uses of Data are those highlighted in this policy. Users are the only owner of their Data and can request modification or deletion at any time.

Facebook Advertising, Remarketing and Conversion

This site uses Facebook’s proprietary ad-network and “Pixels” to collect data about on-site activity that can be used to create target audiences and targeted advertising campaigns inside the Facebook application environment.  The data that is collected is not personally-identifiable and Facebook maintains its own privacy policies that you can review here

Email and Contact Database

LeadPages

leadPages is a tool that provides landing pages and modal windows that we utilize to pass “opt-in” and email data to our email service provider, MailChimp.  LeadPages does not store user information.  LeadPages does provide aggregate performance reporting for its content on samgouldengolf.com

Read about LeadPages privacy policy here

Mailchimp

This site utilizes Mailchimp to collect email addresses for the purpose of engagement, marketing, site logistics and user-member correspondence.   Mailchimp maintains a separate opt-out system and if you join their list, you may opt-out through correspondence within that platform (the link is contained inside the footer of sent emails).

You can view Mailchimp’s privacy policy here

MemberMouse

MemberMouse is used on samgouldengolf.com for the set-up and maintenance of a free and paid membership area, wherein users can access premium content, create and manage their own access accounts, and interact with Sam Goulden Golf LLC and other members of the site.

Through MemberMouse, this site does store Personally Identifiable Information, although your data is passed through our encrypted (https) connection.  Here’s a bit more information about what might be collected:

PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION

Company collects and stores personal information in several ways at different parts of our Site. This information may include, but is not limited to, your name, email address, age, gender, address, telephone number, User ID, User password, and other self-identifying information. This allows us to keep a user profile so that we may customize preferences for each specific user, as well as provide a faster method for users to submit information to Company, and receive back either the information, service, or products desired. Company may also request certain information using online order forms for products and services. On the order forms, we may collect contact information, demographic information, method of payment and, if applicable, a credit or debit card number. We may also collect information about you in surveys or for sweepstakes and contests on our Site and information about the searches you perform and the pages you visit on our Site.

Company may also monitor, on an anonymous aggregate basis, patterns of use in connection with e-mails that it sends out, including which links are clicked on in our email communications, so that we may use such information to better personalize the content of our Site and our mailings for our users. All such information will be protected in accordance with our Privacy Policy. We may also automatically collect your Internet Protocol address to help diagnose problems and for system administration. Company reserves the right to request any additional information necessary to establish and maintain your account for use of our Site.

“COOKIES,” AND HOW COMPANY — USES THEM

For all our transactions, we employ reasonable and current Internet security methods and technologies. Where appropriate, we password protect, use encryption techniques and install firewalls. We strive to protect your privacy. We encourage our participating service providers to adopt and honor their own consumer privacy policies. For all our efforts to safeguard your privacy however, no system can be guaranteed. We cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information that you transmit to us, or that we transmit to you, or guarantee that it will be free from unauthorized access by third parties. Once we receive your information, we use reasonable efforts to ensure its security on our systems. At Company we take great care and use the latest technologies to ensure the security and safety of all your transactions with Company.

ACCESSING, CHANGING OR DELETING YOUR INFORMATION

As part of your use of our Site, you are responsible for maintaining and updating, as applicable, your account registration data with current, accurate and complete information. You may view, update and/or edit the registration data you have provided to Company by logging in to your account and following the appropriate instructions.

WHAT ELSE YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT YOUR ONLINE PRIVACY

Company may also contain links to other web sites and advertising. The privacy policies of those web sites and advertisers may significantly differ from that of our Site, and Company is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such web sites or for the privacy policies and practices of other third parties. It is your responsibility to contact such web site operators or advertisers directly to determine their Privacy Policy.

CHANGES TO THIS PRIVACY POLICY

Company reserves the right to change or modify this Privacy Policy in its discretion at any time without notice to the users of our Site, except that Company will post the changed or modified Privacy Policy on our Site as soon as practicable as such changes or modifications are implemented.

Updated: January 13 2015