Effective Date: January 2019; Last Updated: May 2022
This policy outlines how we treat your personal information. Various portions of the site collect personal information, this policy outlines what we do with it and how information is collected.
How information is collected:
Directly from you: When placing an order or using the forms and chat functions.
Passively: Tracking tools such as Google Analytics collect information from you passively. This information includes usage and browser information.
Third Parties: Sites that we advertise with may share information about you. Social media sites for example. Other business partners may also share information.
What information is collected:
Contact Information: Your name and email address may be collected if you volunteer it. Your address, phone number, company name, etc may also be collected.
Payment Information: If you purchase products through us your payment method information and billing information will be collected.
Usage and Device information:
When visiting this website, information about your browser type, operating system, IP address, and the domain from which you came are collected. Except for what you submit to us, we do not collect any personally identifiable information. Any personally identifiable information that you give us will only be used to respond to you and will not be retained. Any information that we do collect is only used in aggregate to determine whether improvements can be made in our service. The information is not permanently stored. Any information that we collect is stored using a cookie that is placed on your computer. We do NOT use this cookie to collect or store personally identifiable information about you. However, the cookie is used to track information about how you interact with our website. It also allows our website to be customized to meet your interests.
This information is collected with the help of Google Analytics. More information regarding Google Analytics can be found at the following location:
How information is aggregated:
Information collected across various platforms and devices may be combined. Information received from third parties may also be combines with information previously collected. Information from third party sites may also be combined. Information collected offline from other interactions may also be combined with online information as permitted by law.
How we use your information:
To respond to requests and produce quotes: Your location, for example, is needed for an accurate shipping estimate. Other information may be used depending on the request you have made.
For security purposes: Your information may be used to protect Budget Branders and our customers. Your information may also be used to protect our sites.
Marketing purposes: Your information allows us to communicate promotions, sales, and other opportunities we offer. Your information is also used when advertising to you across various platforms. This is done only when legally permitted.
Processing Orders: Your information is used to ensure your order is accurate and shipped to the correct location. Other information may be used to service the order.
Who your information is shared with:
Third parties: Trusted third parties such as the company that delivers your product may require your information. Other vendors and companies that we work with may also receive your information if required.
Law Enforcement: Your information will be shared with the authorities if required via court order or subpoena. Other government agencies may also receive your information upon request. This applies to U.S. and foreign government agencies.
Business Partners: In order to market to you and serve you effectively, your information may be shared with other companies we do business with.
Other parties: In rare cases your information may be shared with other parties as permitted by law.
Opt outs: If you wish to no longer receive our marketing emails please get ahold of us via the chat function. Upon opt out you may still receive non-marketing emails only when necessary.
Updating your information: You may update your information by contacting us through the chat function. We will also delete your information upon request.
Our sites are not intended for children: Our websites are intended for adult use only. If you are a parent or legal guardian and concerned that your child has given us information, please contact us through the chat function.
Security measures: Reasonable security measures are taken to protect your information. However, the internet is not perfectly secure. We cannot guarantee absolute safety when using our site. Please use caution and discretion when using the internet.
How long we keep your information: Your information is kept for long as needed or the purposes outlined in this policy. We will delete your information at any time upon request.
How long we keep your information: Information we collect may be stored and processed in the United States. If you live outside of the United States, you understand and agree that we may transfer your information to the United States. The United States may not afford the same level of protection as the laws in your country. By submitting your information you agree to the processing of it in the US as permitted by law.
Where your information is kept: Information we collected is stored and used in the United States. If you live outside the United States, please be advised that your information will be stored here. The United States may not provide the same level of protection as your country. By using this site and submitting your information you are agreeing to the use of your information as described in this policy. You also agree that the use and processing of your information is determined by the laws of the United States.
Mediavine Programmatic Advertising (Ver 1.1)
The Website works with Mediavine to manage third-party interest-based advertising appearing on the Website. Mediavine serves content and advertisements when you visit the Website, which may use first and third-party cookies. A cookie is a small text file which is sent to your computer or mobile device (referred to in this policy as a “device”) by the web server so that a website can remember some information about your browsing activity on the Website.
First party cookies are created by the website that you are visiting. A third-party cookie is frequently used in behavioral advertising and analytics and is created by a domain other than the website you are visiting. Third-party cookies, tags, pixels, beacons and other similar technologies (collectively, “Tags”) may be placed on the Website to monitor interaction with advertising content and to target and optimize advertising. Each internet browser has functionality so that you can block both first and third-party cookies and clear your browser’s cache. The “help” feature of the menu bar on most browsers will tell you how to stop accepting new cookies, how to receive notification of new cookies, how to disable existing cookies and how to clear your browser’s cache. For more information about cookies and how to disable them, you can consult the information at All About Cookies.
Without cookies you may not be able to take full advantage of the Website content and features. Please note that rejecting cookies does not mean that you will no longer see ads when you visit our Site. In the event you opt-out, you will still see non-personalized advertisements on the Website.
The Website collects the following data using a cookie when serving personalized ads:
- IP Address
- Operating System type
- Operating System version
- Device Type
- Language of the website
- Web browser type
- Email (in hashed form)
Mediavine Partners (companies listed below with whom Mediavine shares data) may also use this data to link to other end user information the partner has independently collected to deliver targeted advertisements. Mediavine Partners may also separately collect data about end users from other sources, such as advertising IDs or pixels, and link that data to data collected from Mediavine publishers in order to provide interest-based advertising across your online experience, including devices, browsers and apps. This data includes usage data, cookie information, device information, information about interactions between users and advertisements and websites, geolocation data, traffic data, and information about a visitor’s referral source to a particular website. Mediavine Partners may also create unique IDs to create audience segments, which are used to provide targeted advertising.
If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices to opt-in or opt-out of this data collection, please visit National Advertising Initiative opt out page. You may also visit Digital Advertising Alliance website and Network Advertising Initiative website to learn more information about interest-based advertising. You may download the AppChoices app at Digital Advertising Alliance’s AppChoices app to opt out in connection with mobile apps, or use the platform controls on your mobile device to opt out.
For specific information about Mediavine Partners, the data each collects and their data collection and privacy policies, please visit Mediavine Partners.