Amazon Affiliate Disclaimer
The Spruce Tools is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program which is an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.com. Amazon, the Amazon logo, Amazon Supply, and the Amazon Supply logo are trademarks of Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates.
Disclosure as Required by the F T C
We have made a commitment to do our best to comply with the new FTC guidelines and regulations concerning Product reviews and customer testimonials. Therefore, we feel it necessary to make the following statement.
- The intent and purpose of this site are to provide consumers information and additional resources to help them make informed buying decisions.
- Please be advised that this site may generate commission from third-party retailers with the sale of products and/or services.
Every single testimonial cited on this site was provided by individuals of their own free will and by those who have tried the service and/or the product and offered their true and honest opinions. These testimonials were not solicited, and providers of these testimonials gain nothing as they were never compensated in the past, they are not being compensated in the present nor will they ever be compensated in the future.
On some occasions, we may feature additional testimonials, which were generated and used by permission from leading online retailers such as Amazon.com, eBay and/or others.
Information Collection and Use
We collect several different types of information for various purposes to provide and improve our Service to you.
Types of Data Collected
While using our Service, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you (“Personal Data”). Personally, identifiable information may include, but is not limited to:
- Email address
- Cookies and Usage Data
The Site may use cookie and tracking technology depending on the features offered. Cookie and tracking technology are useful for gathering information such as browser type and operating system, tracking the number of visitors to the Site, and understanding how visitors use the Site. Cookies can also help customize the Site for visitors. Personal information cannot be collected via cookies and other tracking technology; however, if you previously provided personally identifiable information, cookies may be tied to such information. Aggregate cookie and tracking information may be shared with third parties.
Distribution of Information
We may share information with governmental agencies or other companies assisting us in fraud prevention or investigation. We may do so when:
- Permitted or required by law; alternatively,
- Trying to protect against or prevent actual or potential fraud or unauthorized transactions; alternatively, Investigating fraud, which has already taken place.
- The information is not provided to these companies for marketing purposes.
Commitment to Data Security
Your personally identifiable information is kept secure. Only authorized employees, agents and contractors (who have agreed to keep information secure and confidential) have access to this information. All emails and newsletters from this site allow you to opt out of further mailings.
Disclosure Of Data
The Spruce Tools may disclose your Personal Data in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to:
- To comply with a legal obligation
- To protect and defend the rights or property of The Spruce Tools
- To prevent or investigate possible wrongdoing in connection with the Service
- To protect the personal safety of users of the Service or the public
- To protect against legal liability
Security Of Data
The security of your data is important to us but remembers that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Data, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
Google Analytics is a web analytics service offered by Google that tracks and reports website traffic. Google uses the data collected to track and monitor the use of our Service. This data is shared with other Google services. Google may use the collected data to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network.
For more information on the privacy practices of Google, please visit the Google Privacy & Terms web page: https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en
Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act
This site is coordinated to adults; it is not coordinated to children less than 13 years old. We work our website in consistence with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act, and won’t intentionally gather or utilize personal information from anybody under 13 years old.
Privacy Contact Information
- By email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- By visiting this page on our website: https://thesprucetools.com/contact-us/