Colorado Gourmet Treats LLC DBA COTREATS (“COTREATS”) has established this privacy policy to explain to you how your information is protected, collected, and used on its website, cotreats.com (the “Site”). COTREATS may update this policy at any time. COTREATS will provide notice of materially significant changes to this privacy policy by posting notice on the Site.

Protecting Your Privacy

COTREATS makes all attempts to protect your private information. COTREATS will not share your personal information with any third parties without your consent unless otherwise specified in this Policy.

COTREATS, or people who post on the Site, may provide links to third party websites, which may have different privacy practices. COTREATS is not responsible for, and does not have any control over, the privacy policies of those third party websites, and encourages all users to read the privacy policies of each and every website visited.

Use of Website by Minors

COTREATS does not knowingly collect any information from persons under 13 years of age. Further, buying any items from sellers who sell on the Site is only knowingly allowed by individuals who are over the age of 18 and can enter into legally binding contracts.

Data COTREATS Collects

COTREATS may collect your name, email address, physical address, and phone number if you purchase items from sellers who list items on the Site. This information is shared with the seller of any purchased items by you.

COTREATS sometimes collects your email address, for purposes such as sending email newsletters, information, sale information, and authenticating your account. By submitting your email to COTREATS, you consent to emails from COTREATS.

COTREATS sometimes collects your cell phone number for the purpose of sending you text messages about COTREATS or happening on the Site. By submitting your cell phone number to COTREATS, you consent to text messages from COTREATS.

COTREATS sometimes collects your phone number for the purpose of calling you about purchases made from sellers through the Site. By submitting your phone number to COTREATS, you consent to phone calls from COTREATS, even if such number is registered through a state or federal “Do Not Call” list. If you purchase items from the Site, you also consent to calls from the seller of such items.

COTREATS may collect personal information if you provide such information in feedback or comments and the Site or if you contact COTREATS directly. Any information posted on the Site is not confidential. Please do not post anything on COTREATS that you would like to keep private.

The Site’s weblogs collect standard weblog entries for each page served, including your IP address, page URL, and timestamp. Weblogs help COTREATS diagnose problems with our server, to administer the Site, and to otherwise provide service to you. In addition, COTREATS may collect other information from your interaction with our Website, services, content, and advertising, including computer and connection information, statistics on page views, traffic to and from the Website, ad data, IP address, demographic and navigational data, and standard weblog information. This information may be obtained for COTREATS from a third party provider including, but not limited to, through the use of Google Analytics. COTREATS may use this information for marketing, commercial, or any other purpose as COTREATS sees fit.

Data COTREATS Stores

All information posted to this Site may be stored in the Site’s database, even after “deletion”, and may be archived elsewhere.

The Site’s weblogs and other records are stored indefinitely. This may include any information you supply to COTREATS, your purchase history if you are a buyer, your selling history if you are a seller, and your browsing history. However, COTREATS cannot guarantee access to these records by third parties for more than three business days after the original information was submitted.

Although COTREATS makes good faith efforts to store the information in a secure operating environment that is not available to the public, COTREATS cannot guarantee complete security.

COTREATS may store information in an off-site location, which may or may not be located in the United States and may not be bound by the laws of the United States.

Archiving and display of the Site’s webpages by search engines and other sites

Search engines and other sites not affiliated with COTREATS archive or otherwise make available COTREATS’s individual webpages. COTREATS has no control over third party archiving and search engine sites and cannot guarantee the accuracy of any information stored by search engine sites.

Credit Card Information.

Stripe handles all purchases made through the Site. Please see Stripe Privacy Policy regarding payments made through its site. COTREATS does not store or gather credit card information through the Site.

Circumstances in which COTREATS may release information

COTREATS may disclose information about its users if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such disclosure is reasonably necessary to respond to subpoenas, court orders, or other legal process.

COTREATS may disclose information about its users to law enforcement officers or others, in the good faith belief that such disclosure is reasonably necessary to: enforce our Terms of Use; respond to claims that any posting or other content violates the rights of third-parties; or protect the rights, property, or personal safety of COTREATS, its users, or the general public.

COTREATS may disclose your information to third parties for use by COTREATS. This may include disclosure to email marketing providers to provide targeted marketing for our users. If you do not wish to receive email marketing from COTREATS, you will have the option to unsubscribe from the service.

COTREATS may disclose your information to other business entities, should COTREATS plan to merge with or be acquired by that business entity.

COTREATS may disclose your information in the event that you dispute any charges incurred by you with Stripe and/or any other third party service provider from COTREATS.

Geotracking

COTREATS does not do any geotracking at this time through the COTREATS system; however, certain third party providers, such as Google Analytics, may request this information if your device allows it.

International Users

COTREATS welcomes international users to browse the Website. International Website Users consent to all the terms of service and this privacy agreement. International users waive any and all remedies that they may have based on the laws of their country.

Cookies and Similar Technologies

COTREATS may use various technologies to collect and store information when you visit the Site including cookies or similar technologies to identify your browser or device. By using the Site, you consent to the use of such technologies.