At TheSuperheroHandbook.com, I am dedicated to protecting your data and privacy.
I recognize that your privacy is important. This document outlines the types of personal information I receive and collect when you use TheSuperheroHandbook.com, as well as some of the steps I take to safeguard information. This will help you make an informed decision about sharing personal information with me.
TheSuperheroHandbook.com strives to maintain the highest standards of decency, fairness and integrity in all our operations. Likewise, I am dedicated to protecting my customers’ and online visitors’ privacy on my website.
Google Analytics Cookies
TheSuperheroHandbook.com uses information from Google Analytics to track the number of visits to the website, browsers, and operating systems. No personally identifiable information is obtained from these cookies. I use the information that Google Analytics generates relating to my website to create reports about the use of the site. These reports allow me to update the site and improve your usage of it.
If you do not wish your data to be collected via Google Analytics, you can install its opt-out browser extension or add-on… https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout/
Some third-party advertisements are served by Google. If TheSuperheroHandbook.com uses Personalised ads, Google’s cookie would enable it to serve ads to my visitors based on their visits to other sites on the web. You may opt-out of Personalised ads by visiting the Google ad opt-out page
Affiliate Products and Services
I receive an affiliate commission for some of the products/services sold on TheSuperheroHandbook.com.
I may receive commissions when you click links and make purchases. This does not impact my reviews and comparisons. I try my best to keep things fair and balanced so that you can make the best choice for you.
You can set your browser to accept or refuse all cookies automatically, or notify you when a cookie is being requested. Taking this action should not cause a problem with the continued use of my site. Consult the Help section of your browser for guidance on how to refuse all cookies or to notify you when a cookie is requested.
If you choose to refuse TheSuperheroHandbook.com‘s cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the site.
Personally Identifiable Information
TheSuperheroHandbook.com may collect and use your personal information for the following purposes:
To run and operate my site.
To display content on the site correctly.
To improve customer service.
To help me respond to your customer service requests and support needs more efficiently.
To personalize your user experience.
To understand how my users as a group use the services and resources provided on my site.
To improve my site.
To improve my products and services.
To run a promotion, contest, survey, or other site feature.
To send information to you that you agreed to receive about topics I think will be of interest to you.
To send periodic emails, which may include electronic newsletters and/or autoresponder series of emails.
To respond to your inquiries, questions, and/or other requests.
TheSuperheroHandbook.com may collect personally identifiable information from you in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to, when you visit my site, register on the site, or fill out a form, and in connection with other activities, services, features, or resources I make available on my site.
Specifically, if you subscribe to my newsletter, I will ask for your email address.
If you complete a form, I will require your name and your email address and will ask for information relevant to the purpose of the form.
If you submit content to me, I will ask for your name and email address. Photos you include with your submission, or details in your submission may personally identify you.
If you purchase a product or service from me, I will collect your name, email address, billing address, and credit card number.
You can always refuse to supply personally identifiable information and visit my site anonymously. However, it may prevent you from engaging in certain site-related activities.
Non-personally Identifiable Information
I may collect non-personally identifiable information about you whenever you interact with my site. Non-personally identifiable information may include the browser name, the type of computer, and technical information about your method of connecting to my site, such as the operating system and the Internet service provider you used, and other similar information.
Children’s Privacy Protection
This website is directed to adults. It is not directed to children under the age of 16. I operate my site in compliance with current regulations. Anyone under the age of 16 must provide parental consent to use this site. I do not knowingly collect or use personally identifiable information from anyone under 16 years of age.
Release of Information
If I sell TheSuperheroHandbook.com, the information I have obtained from you through your voluntary participation in my site may transfer to the new owner as a part of the sale so that the service provided to you may continue. In that event, you will receive notice through my website of that change in control and practices, and I will make reasonable efforts to ensure that the purchaser honors any opt-out requests you might make.
Updates and Effective Date
Agreeing to Terms
The Superhero Handbook provides this website as a service.
While the information contained within the site is periodically updated, no guarantee is given that the information provided on this website is correct, complete, and/or up-to-date. I do my best to ensure the information is accurate.
The materials contained on this website are provided for general information purposes only and do not constitute legal or other professional advice on any subject matter. The Superhero Handbook does not accept any responsibility for any loss which may arise from reliance on information contained on this site.
Permission is given for the downloading and temporary storage of one or more of these pages for the purpose of viewing on a personal computer. The contents of this site are protected by copyright under international conventions and, apart from the permission stated, the reproduction, permanent storage, or retransmission of the contents of this site is prohibited without the prior written consent of The Superhero Handbook.
Some links within this website may lead to other websites, including those operated and maintained by third parties. The Superhero Handbook includes these links solely as a convenience to you, and the presence of such a link does not imply a responsibility for the linked site or an endorsement of the linked site, its operator, or its contents (exceptions may apply).
This website and its contents are provided “AS IS” without warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement.
Reproduction, distribution, republication, and/or retransmission of material contained within this website are prohibited unless the prior written permission of The Superhero Handbook has been obtained.
The term “personal information” is defined as information that you voluntarily provide to us which personally identifies you and/or your contact information, such as your name, phone number, and email address.
Information We Collect
Product Orders. We collect a variety of personal information with each product order. This includes:
Your name, address, email address, and phone number. This information is shared with our e-commerce software providers to ensure the delivery of your order. We use your email to communicate with you about your order and to manage our customer relationship with you. When you place an order you may be added to our mailing list from which you can unsubscribe at any time using the unsubscribe link in each email or by contacting us at Katie@TheSuperheroHandbook.com.
Your payment information. We collect payment information for each order but we do not store payment information on TSHH servers. Your payment information is securely communicated to and processed via our e-commerce software providers.
All personal information collected for an order is used for the fulfillment of that order and to manage our customer relationship with you.
Blog Interaction. We only collect the personal information you voluntarily provide to us which may include:
Your email address in order to subscribe to our mailing list; Your name, email address and/or social media profile in order to post a comment on our blog; Your full name, email address and message in order to contact us via our contact form.
Activity. We may record information relating to your use of the Site, such as the searches you undertake, the pages you view, your browser type, IP address, requested URL, referring URL, and timestamp information. We use this type of information to administer the Site and provide the highest possible level of service to you. We also use this information in the aggregate to perform statistical analyses of user behaviour and characteristics in order to measure interest in and use of the various areas of the Site.
Cookies. We may send cookies to your computer in order to uniquely identify your browser and improve the quality of our service. The term “cookies” refers to small pieces of information that a website sends to your computer’s hard drive while you are viewing the Site. We may use both session cookies (which expire once you close your browser) and persistent cookies (which stay on your computer until you delete them). You have the ability to accept or decline cookies using your web browser settings. If you choose to disable cookies, some areas of the Site may not work properly or at all.
How Your Information is Used
The information you provide is used to process transactions, send periodic emails and improve the service we provide. We do share your information with trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business and servicing clients and visitors. These trusted third parties agree to keep this information confidential. Your personal information will never be shared with unrelated third parties.
Security Measures. We maintain security measures to protect your personal information from unauthorized access, misuse or disclosure. However, no exchange of data over the Internet can be guaranteed as 100% secure. While we make every effort to protect your personal information shared with us through our Site, you acknowledge that the personal information you voluntarily share with us through this Site could be accessed or tampered with by a third party. You agree that we are not responsible for any intercepted information shared through our Site without our knowledge or permission. Additionally, you release us from any and all claims arising out of or related to the use of such intercepted information in any unauthorized manner.
Sharing. Please be aware that when you use our Site to post comments and share other information, any information that you provide may not be secure and can be collected and used by others. As a result, you should exercise caution before you make such disclosures.
How to Update Your Information
If you opt-in to our mailing list, the option to unsubscribe will be included in every email. You may also access and correct your personal information and privacy preferences by contacting us with your request at Katie@TheSuperheroHandbook.com.
Notification of Changes to this Policy
You acknowledge and agree that it is your responsibility to review this Site and this Policy periodically and to be aware of any modifications. Updates to this Policy will be posted on this page.