SSGC

Privacy Policy


Last Updated: December 16, 2015


Sandy Springs Garden Club is committed to protecting your privacy all the times. The purpose of this privacy policy is to provide you with the specific details in terms of what we collect, and how we use and share information when you visit our websites and/or use our products and services.

If you have any questions about this Policy, please feel free to contact us.

Sandy Springs Garden Club agrees to hold all information that is communicated to us by our customers in strict confidence and will not use the confidential information for our own benefit or the benefit of others, except for business purposes or as may be otherwise authorized in writing by our customers. Sandy Springs Garden Club also agrees to not disclose, distribute or disseminate confidential information or documents in any way to any third party, except to its respective employees, agents, consultants and independent contractors who have a specific need to know such information in performance of their work for the recipient party and who have been informed of the recipient party's obligations under this Agreement and have agreed to be bound thereby. Sandy Springs Garden Club shall take all reasonable and prudent steps to prevent the disclosure and to protect the confidentiality of the confidential information.

Notwithstanding the above, confidential information shall not include information that is already known by Sandy Springs Garden Club without an obligation of confidentiality; information that is publicly known or becomes publicly known through no unauthorized act of the recipient party; information that is disclosed to Sandy Springs Garden Club by a third party not in violation of any obligations of confidentiality to the disclosing party; or information that is required to be disclosed pursuant to the valid request from a governmental agency.

What Information We Collect

When you visit our websites or use our products or services, we may collect or ask you to provide information in order to help us manage our relationship with you.

Use of Cookies

Cookies are small data files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently. Sandy Springs Garden Club and its marketing partners or suppliers may use cookies or other technologies when you interact with the website or use the products. By using our site you agree to the use of cookies as described in this privacy policy.

Sandy Springs Garden Club only uses cookies to support your interaction with our sites and services. You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can modify your browser setting to decline cookies. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to sign in or use other interactive features of Sandy Springs Garden Club sites and services that depend on cookies.

We do not use cookies to disseminate personally-identifiable information about you over the Internet or to analyze any such information that you have knowingly or unknowingly provided. We also do not disclose, give, sell or transfer any personally-identifiable information about Sandy Springs Garden Club web site users to unaffiliated third parties without your permission and only as permitted by law.

Use of Third Party Ad Networks and Social Networks

Sandy Springs Garden Club does not allow third-party ad servers or ad networks, to display advertisements on Sandy Springs Garden Club web pages.

If you choose to ‘share’ Sandy Springs Garden Club products with friends through Facebook, Twitter or other social networks, you might be sent cookies from these websites. We do not control the setting or usage of these cookies, so please check those websites for more information about their cookies and how to manage them.

On occasion, our website will provide links to other web sites not under Sandy Springs Garden Club control. If you choose to follow those links, you might be sent cookies from those websites.  We do not control the setting or usage of these cookies, so please check those websites for more information about their cookies and how to manage them.

How We Use the Information We Collect

Sandy Springs Garden Club collects and uses your personal information to operate and improve its sites and carry out the transactions you have requested. These uses may making the site easier to use by eliminating the need for you to repeatedly enter the same information.

We also use your personal information to communicate with you and to send mailings, such as Sandy Springs Garden Club Newsletter.

Personal information collected on Sandy Springs Garden Club sites and services will be stored and processed in the United States, and by using the Sandy Springs Garden Club site, you consent to any such transfer of information outside of your country if you are not located in the United States.

No one can guarantee, and we do not guarantee, that your personal information is completely secure at all times. You are also responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your personal information to protect it against unauthorized access or use. If a password is used to help protect your accounts and personal information, it is your responsibility to keep your password confidential. Do not share this information with anyone. If you are sharing a computer with anyone you should always choose to log out before leaving a site or service to protect access to your information from subsequent users.

Controlling "Spam" or Unsolicited E-mail

Sandy Springs Garden Club is concerned about controlling unsolicited commercial email, or 'spam'. Sandy Springs Garden Club has a strict Anti-Spam Policy prohibiting the use of customer account to send spam. Sandy Springs Garden Club will not sell, lease or rent its email subscriber lists to third parties.

How We Share Your Information

Except as described in this statement, we will not disclose your personal information outside of Sandy Springs Garden Club and its controlled subsidiaries and affiliates without your consent.

We occasionally hire other companies to provide limited services on our behalf, such as handling the processing and delivery of mailings, providing customer support, hosting the website, processing transactions, or performing statistical analysis of our services. Those companies will be permitted to obtain only the personal information they need to deliver the service. They are required to maintain the confidentiality of the information and are prohibited from using it for any other purpose.

We may access and/or disclose your personal information if we believe such action is necessary to: (a) comply with the law or legal process served on Sandy Springs Garden Club; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Sandy Springs Garden Club (including the enforcement of our agreements); or (c) act in urgent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Sandy Springs Garden Club services or members of the public.

Contacting Us

Sandy Springs Garden Club regularly reviews its compliance with this Policy. Please feel free to direct any questions or concerns regarding this Policy or Sandy Springs Garden Club' treatment of personal information by contacting us through this website. If you have questions about this statement or believe that we have not adhered to it, please contact us.