The Alternative Pond and Gardens Mart, Inc. and pondmarket.com do not make the names, addresses, telephone numbers, or any other customer information available to any other parties for their use. Our newsletter is strictly for the enjoyment of our customers and we do not misuse our customers trust by sending lots of advertising emails and our customer information is kept safe and secure.

Privacy Statement and Terms of use

For each visitor to our Web page, our Web server automatically recognizes consumer’s IP Address. (This is the address used to locate your computer on the internet).

We collect aggregate and anonymous information on what pages consumers access or visit, information volunteered by the consumer, such as survey information and/or site registrations.

The information we collect is used for internal review, used to improve the content of our Web page, used to customize the content and/or layout of our page for each individual visitor. Information collected is not shared with other organizations for commercial purposes, except with our contractors for fulfillment or technical services.

With respect to cookies: We use cookies to store visitors preferences, record session information, such as items that consumers add to their shopping cart, customize Web page content based on visitors’ browser type or other information that the visitor sends which is needed to use our web pages.

If you supply us with your postal address on-line you may receive periodic mailings from us with information on new products and services or upcoming events. If you do not wish to receive such mailings, please let us know by calling us at the numbers provided on the website or writing to us at the above address. Please provide us with your exact name and address.

Persons who supply us with their telephone numbers online will only receive telephone contact from us with information regarding orders they have placed with us. We never market via telephone.

With respect to Ad Servers: We do not partner with or have special relationships with any ad server companies.

From time to time, we may use customer information for new, unanticipated uses not previously disclosed in our privacy notice. If our information practices change at some time in the future we will post the policy changes to our Web site to notify you of these changes and provide you with the ability to opt out of these new uses. If you are concerned about how your information is used, you should check back at our Web site periodically. Customers may prevent their information from being used for purposes other than those for which it was originally collected by calling us at the number provided or writing us at the above address.

Upon request we provide site visitors with access to unique identifier information (e.g., customer number or password) that we maintain about them, a description of information that we maintain about them. Consumers can access this information through the “contact us” page or writing to us at the above address.

Upon request we offer visitors the ability to have inaccuracies corrected in contact information. Consumers can have this information corrected by writing us from the Contact Page.

With respect to security: When we transfer and receive certain types of sensitive information such as financial information, we redirect visitors to a secure server, We have appropriate security measures in place in our physical facilities to protect against the loss, misuse or alteration of information that we have collected from you at our site.

If you feel that this site is not following its stated information policy, you may contact us at the above addresses or phone number.

CHILDRENS PRIVACY POLICY

Information Collected

We respect the privacy of children, and do not collect any more personal information than reasonably necessary to enable them to participate in the activities we offer at our Web site. Purchases from our website are intended for adults 18 years of age and older, we do not knowingly accept orders from minors.

With respect to our online information collection practices from children under 13 years of age.

We do not collect any more personal information than reasonably necessary to enable them to participate in the activities we offer at our Web site.

Please note that parents may consent to the above collection and use without necessarily consenting to the disclosure of personal information to third parties.

With respect to the collection by other organizations of personal information from children at our site, our policy is: We do not have any agreements with outside organizations to collect personal information at our site.

Use and Sharing of Information

With respect to sharing information:
We do not share children’s personal information with anyone other than those who provide support for the internal operations of the Web site and our agents (e.g., contractors who provide fulfillment services or technical support to the Web site).

We have received the following commitments for security of information from third parties with whom we share personal information.

All third parties with whom we share information have agreed to maintain security and integrity of personal information. For further information about our security agreements with third parties please contact us by writing to the above address.

Parental Review

Parents can review the information that we have collected from their children online, prevent the further use or maintenance of such information, or direct the deletion of their children’s personal information by writing to us from the contact page.

Terms of use:

This website is provided strictly for the enjoyment and convenience of our customers and subscribers. We do not at anytime guarantee the correctness of any information contained herein or offer any warranty direct or implied toward any of the contents. We will not be responsible for the use of the information contained herein.