Privacy Policy

Coffy Talk Social Networking Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy describes how your personal information is collected, used, and shared when you visit or share on Coffy Talk (CoffyTalk.com), the Coffy Talk App on Apple, the Coffy Talk App Google Play and Android, as well as affiliate sites TheShopsatGGB.com at Shopify, Our Radio Podcast at coffytalkradio.com, Our Youtube channel at coffytv com and our non-profit website www.hipinc.org.

Other than to contact you about updates and current event news, Holter Intellectual Property, Inc, Coffy Talk and affiliates have no use or intended use for your personal contact information. Pursuant to new internet laws, AND in out efforts to provide Site Users with the contemporary Site features in demand, which may cause the sharing of your information on the web outside of our platform, such as sharing to Facebook, etc..) the following Privacy Policy is hereby effective:

Personal information we collect:

When you visit the Site, we automatically collect certain information about your device, including information about your web browser, IP address, time zone, and some of the cookies that are installed on your device. Additionally, as you browse the Site, we collect information about the individual web pages or products that you view, what websites or search terms referred you to the Site, and information about how you interact with the Site. We refer to this automatically-collected information as “Device Information”.

We collect Device Information using the following technologies:

- “Cookies” are data files that are placed on your device or computer and often include an anonymous unique identifier. For more information about cookies, and how to disable cookies, visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org.

- “Log files” track actions occurring on the Site, and collect data including your IP address, browser type, Internet service provider, referring/exit pages, and date/time stamps.

- “Web beacons”, “tags”, and “pixels” are electronic files used to record information about how you browse the Site.

- The aforementioned methodology is part of standard facebook and Shopify practices.

HIP (Holter Intellectual Property, Inc. may contact you by email occasionally, but will probably only reach out to you through our Flower Power Newsletter if you subscribe or become a Member of HIP Inc, Our nonprofit organization.

Additionally, when you make a purchase or attempt to make a purchase through the affiliated site theshopsatggb.com, we collect certain information from you, including your name, billing address, shipping address, payment information, email address, and phone number. We refer to this information as “Order Information”.

When we talk about “Personal Information” in this Privacy Policy, we are talking both about Device Information and Order Information.

How do we use your personal information?

We use the Order Information that we collect generally to fulfill any requests placed through the Site. Additionally, we use personal information to:

- Communicate with you;

- Screen our orders and communications for potential risk or fraud; and

- When in line with the preferences you have shared with us, provide you with information or advertising relating to our products or services.

- Newsletter Mailing.

- Important technical site information, upgrades, and debugs.

We use the Device Information that we collect to help us screen for potential risk and fraud (in particular, your IP address), and more generally to improve and optimize our Site (for example, by generating analytics about how our customers browse and interact with the Site, and to assess the success of our marketing and advertising campaigns).

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Sharing your Personal Information

CoffyTalk.com, this social networking site does not share personal information with 3rd parties. As of now, thanks to sponsor support, we do not host advertising or advertising sales on this site. When you make donations to our nonprofit, the regulations of PayPal Charity, PayPal.Me, Patreon, eBay, CashApp, Facebook or platforms which may host fundraising campaigns on our behalf should be observed.

When you click through to our Shopify store, the following Privacy Policy should be observed:

We share your Personal Information with third parties to help us use your Personal Information, as described above. For example, we use Shopify to power our online store--you can read more about how Shopify uses your Personal Information here: https://www.shopify.com/legal/privacy. We also use Google Analytics to help us understand how our customers use the Site -- you can read more about how Google uses your Personal Information here: https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/. You can also opt-out of Google Analytics here: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

Finally, we may also share your Personal Information to comply with applicable laws and regulations, to respond to a subpoena, search warrant, or other lawful requests for information we receive, or to otherwise protect our rights.

Behavioral advertising

At this time Coffy Talk does not directly engage in behavioral advertising. But, expansion into app connectivity may reveal your online behaviors to bots.

As described above, connected social media sites and HIP Inc. affiliate stores may use your Personal Information to provide you with targeted advertisements or marketing communications that may be of interest to you. For more information about how targeted advertising works, you can visit the Network Advertising Initiative’s (“NAI”) educational page at http://www.networkadvertising.org/understanding-online-advertising/how-does-it-work.

We do not have advertising on our site at this time. As such time as we may need to offer advertising to sustain this free site, the following opt-out options are available to you:

You can opt-out of targeted advertising by using the links below:

- Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/settings/?tab=ads

- Google: https://www.google.com/settings/ads/anonymous

- Bing: https://advertise.bingads.microsoft.com/en-us/resources/policies/personalized-ads

Additionally, you can opt-out of some of these services by visiting the Digital Advertising Alliance’s opt-out portal at: http://optout.aboutads.info/.

Do not track

Please note that we do not alter our Site’s data collection and use practices when we see a Do Not Track signal from your browser.

Your Rights

If you are a European resident, you have the right to access personal information we hold about you and to ask that your personal information be corrected, updated, or deleted. If you would like to exercise this right, please contact us through the contact information below.

Additionally, if you are a European resident we note that we are processing your information in order to fulfill contracts we might have with you (for example if you make an order through the Site), or otherwise to pursue our legitimate business interests listed above. Additionally, please note that your information will be transferred outside of Europe, including Canada and the United States.

Data retention

* Coffy Talk does not engage in sales of any kind. So, there is no reason for us to retain your sales information. In the event this changes, we will inform you.

If in the future, sales, donations, or ticketing becomes available on our site, your information and sales receipts will be held for you in the following manners:

If you make a donation or place an order through the Affiliate Site(s), we will maintain your Order Information for our records for 365 days only. After that time your sales records will be purged from our system. Please keep receipts sent to you by email. You may ask for your personal information to be deleted from our database manually, but all sales records must be maintained for annual audits for our nonprofit organization to ensure sales receipts and expenditures balance every year.

Changes

We may update this privacy policy from time to time in order to reflect, for example, changes to our practices or for other operational, legal, or regulatory reasons.

Minors

Coffy Talk is safe for everyone but this site is not intended for individuals under the age of 18. We are managed by a small team of volunteers, So please call our attention to any grossly offensive posts by text 404.904.5046, or by leaving a voicemail for our Coffy Talk Radio Producers at www.coffytalkradio.com, where it may be seen sooner.

Image, Video Release and Intellectual Property Release:

Contributors to Coffy Talk retain rights to all intellectual property, shared on our server. Video, images, and likeness of individuals are shared on our platform, but we do not claim any rights to it, nor will we share in any responsibility for it. Please refrain from posting, reposting, videos of violence, and degradation of all kinds.

This site is intended for Entertainment Purposes only. Nothing on Coffy Talk should be considered for legal, medical, or social service advice.

Contact us

For more information about our privacy practices, if you have questions, or if you would like to make a complaint, please contact us by e‑mail at info@hipinc.org.

For questions relating to Coffy Talk, please email admin@coffytalk.com.

Holter Intellectual Property, Inc. is a Georgia Nonprofit Organization supported by fans and donors. To receive donation letters for tax purposes, email info@hipinc.org

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