Privacy Policy

What This Privacy Policy Covers.
This policy covers how Teddies for Bettys treats personal information that it collects and receives in connection with its public website.  Personal information is information about you that is personally identifiable like your name, address, e-mail address, or phone number, and that is not otherwise publicly available.

Information Collection and Use.
Teddies for Bettys collects personal information when you create a Teddies Membership Profile and collective analytic information when you visit its public website.  When you create a Teddies Membership Profile we ask for information such as your name, e-mail address, birth date, gender, zip code and personal interests.  Once you are a Member and sign into your account, you are not anonymous to us.  Teddies for Bettys automatically receives and records information on our server logs from your browser, including your IP address, cookie information, and pages visited within its website.

Information Sharing and Disclosure.
Teddies for Bettys does not rent, sell, or share personal information about you with other people or non-affiliated companies except when we have your permission, or when we respond to subpoenas, court orders, or legal process, or to establish or exercise our legal rights or defend against legal claims; or as otherwise required by law.

Teddies for Bettys may set and access cookies on your computer.  Cookies are files or pieces of information that may be stored in your computer’s hard drive when you visit a Website.  This file or piece of information allows a user to move quickly and easily around our Website and is used to identify returning users.  We also use a cookie to track a user’s sessions.  We use this information to find out what site features are most popular so we can develop our Website and content in light of our analysis of people’s usage.  The use of cookies is an industry standard and done on most Websites.

We do not, however, use cookies to retrieve involuntary information about your computer.  Accordingly, if you would prefer, you can set up your browser to refuse cookies or to alert you to their presence and thereby allow you to remove them from your computer.

Confidentiality and Security.
We limit access to personal information about you to staff who we believe reasonably need to come into contact with that information to provide services to you or in order to do their jobs.

We take all reasonable precautions to keep your personal information secure and we have put in place physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards that comply with federal regulations to protect personal information about you.

Links to other Websites.
The Teddies for Bettys public website contain links to other websites; however, we are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such websites and do not make any representation as to the existence, sufficiency, accuracy or completeness of their websites or privacy policies.

Changes to this Privacy Policy.
Due to changes in legislation and best practice or enhancements to functionality and content on Teddies’ public website, Teddies may update this privacy policy.  We will notify you about significant changes in the way we treat personal information by sending a notice to the primary e-mail address or by placing a prominent notice on our public website, and accordingly you should check here from time to time.

Questions and Suggestions.
If you have questions or suggestions, please submit the form below or send us an old fashioned letter to:

Teddies for Bettys
221 W. 2nd Street
Austin, Texas 78701