Privacy Policy

KatieKieffer.com Privacy Policy (“Policy”)

Katie Kieffer LLC has created this Privacy Policy (“Policy”) in order to clearly communicate our commitment to your privacy.  This Policy is applicable to this KatieKieffer.com website and any other website or online communications facilities owned or operated by Katie Kieffer LLC.  Katie Kieffer LLC reserves the right to change this Policy at any time.  Using our website demonstrates your consent to Katie Kieffer LLC’s collection and use of information pursuant to this Policy, and continued use of this website following the posting of changes to this Policy will signify your acceptance of such changes.  This Policy governs the use of your name, e-mail address, payment information, and similar personal information that you may provide Katie Kieffer LLC in the course of using our website, products or services.

KatieKieffer.com Collects Personal Information.

We may collect personal information in several different areas of this website: For example, if you:

  • Complete a registration form;
  • Become a sponsor or advertiser;
  • Request promotional items from KatieKieffer.com;
  • Post information on any of our interactive areas;
  • Complete a survey or cast a vote;
  • Enter a contest or sweepstakes;
  • Sign-up for newsletters, mailing lists, RSS (Really Simple Syndication) feeds or events; and/or
  • Send our link to through our website.

In these cases, KatieKieffer.com will collect information from you in order to e-mail you updates about Ms. Kieffer, upcoming events, strategic alliance partners, and products and services available through this website.

Information may be collected by other lawful means via then-available technologies.  Information that you submit about yourself may be used by Katie Kieffer LLC to provide you requested services, communicate with you about KatieKieffer.com products and services, improve your online experience, or support our continuing efforts to offer you the information made available via this website.  Currently, we do not share your specific information with non-affiliated companies or organizations outside of Katie Kieffer LLC without your permission.  We reserve the right, however, to do so in the future.  KatieKieffer.com may provide aggregate statistics and information about our website’s visitors and traffic patterns and related information to third parties.  We also reserve the right to share aggregate statistical data of which your personal information is a part, as well as your specific personal information sometime in the future.  You are responsible for checking this Policy periodically to monitor any changes to our data sharing practices.

In addition, Katie Kieffer LLC may, and you hereby authorize us to, disclose your personal information when required to do so by law, when Katie Kieffer LLC, in its sole discretion believes that you are in violation of our Terms of Use, or when you violate any state or federal laws, or Katie Kieffer LLC, in its sole discretion deems it necessary or appropriate to protect the personal safety of other users of KatieKieffer.com services or to protect the rights or property of Katie Kieffer LLC or Ms. Kieffer.

E-mail Announcements and Newsletters.

Katie Kieffer LLC uses e-mail to send announcements regarding new products, services, and/or promotions, and informational newsletters.  Such Announcements are on an opt-in basis only.  By posting material on any of our interactive areas, you are opting-in to receiving these e-mail announcements.  You can choose to unsubscribe to KatieKieffer.com e-mail at any time by visiting the Contact Us, area of this website, or by replying “unsubscribe.”  Katie Kieffer LLC will also send replies to e-mail requests about which we need to communicate with you, via e-mail.

Security is a Top Concern.

Although Katie Kieffer LLC carefully selects its third party service providers, advertisers and other affiliates, is sensitive to the privacy and security of your personal information, and intends to safeguard such information, Katie Kieffer LLC and any such third parties cannot guarantee absolute security for such information.  Such information may be transmitted through or using the Internet, other public telecommunications networks, servers, hardware and software that are not owned, operated, or controlled by Katie Kieffer LLC, and Katie Kieffer LLC makes no assurances that such information will remain private when transmitted by Katie Kieffer LLC through such technologies.  Although we use industry standard practices to protect your privacy, we do not promise, and you should not expect, that your personally identifiable information or private communications are impenetrable to hackers.

KatieKieffer.com Uses Cookies.

Katie Kieffer LLC collects certain information about how website visitors and users use the KatieKieffer.com website by using technologies called “cookies,” which are bits of information that a website transfers to an individual’s hard drive for record keeping purposes.  Cookies can enhance your online experience by automatically saving your preferences.  We use cookies because they help us to provide you a better online experience.  The information we collect through the use of cookies or related technologoes does allow Katie Kieffer LLC to know when and for how long you logged on to the KatieKieffer.com website, so that we can try to understand how to better serve your needs.  If you object to the use of cookies for any reason, you may set your Internet browser to notify you when you receive a cookie, giving you the opportunity to decide whether to accept it.  If, however, you decline to receive cookies, you may have difficulty in using certain features of this site.

KatieKieffer.com’s Interactive Areas.

Katie Kieffer LLC is not liable for information posted in interactive areas. KatieKieffer.com may provide interactive areas, such as discussion forums, comment sections, message boards, and the like, to enhance visitors’ online experience and build a healthy community around our website.    You acknowledge that should you participate in such interactive areas, the information you voluntarily post about yourself and third parties in such areas might be accessed, collected and used by third parties outside of KatieKieffer.com.  We cannot ensure that parties who have access to such publicly available information will respect your privacy. Please exercise caution when deciding to disclose personal information in these areas.  DO NOT POST ANY PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION SUCH AS YOUR E-MAIL ADDRESS IN OUR PUBLIC AREAS.  In addition, you may not post any defamatory, obscene, slanderous, or otherwise illegal material, or any material which infringes any third-party copyrights or other intellectual property rights on any interactive areas.  Violators will be subject to termination of access to the KatieKieffer.com website and possible legal action.  Although Katie Kieffer LLC employs industry standard security technologies, it cannot guarantee complete security in personal websites or password-protected areas, and Katie Kieffer LLC will not be held liable for any user’s or other visitor’s disclosure of personal information on KatieKieffer.com or any other website operated by Katie Kieffer LLC.   We reserve the right to screen, refuse to post, remove or edit user submissions and posts at any time and for any or no reason at our sole discretion, and reserve the right to edit for brevity, clarity and other purposes.

Third Party Links.

KatieKieffer.com may contain links to websites not owned or controlled by Katie Kieffer LLC.  KatieKieffer.com is not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of any such third-part websites.  For other terms and conditions applicable to this website, please review the Terms of Use.

A Special Note about Children.

We ask that children under 13 years of age and under do not submit any personal information to us.  If you are a minor under the age of 13 years, please use our services only under the approval and supervision of your parents or legal guardian(s).  We support the guidelines and regulatory requirements provided in the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA): http://www.coppa.org; http://business.ftc.gov/controller/cp-children’s-online-privacy;

How to Contact Us.

This site is owned and operated by KatieKieffer.com, c/o Lommen Abdo Cole King & Stageberg, PA, IDS Center, Suite 2000, 80 South Eight Street, Minneapolis, MN 55402.  For further information about Ms. Kieffer, Katie Kieffer LLC or the KatieKieffer.com website, please visit the Contact Us section of the website.

Katie Kieffer” and the double-K design are among the trademarks and service marks owned by Katie Kieffer, LLC.   All other trademarks belong to their respective owners.

Last Revised August 2012

Copyright © 2012 Katie Kieffer LLC.  All rights reserved.