Like most website operators, Charms by Philter collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Charms by Philter's purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Charms by Philter's visitors use its website. From time to time, Charms by Philter may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Charms by Philter also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on http://philter.photos blog posts. Charms by Philter only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Charms by Philter's websites choose to interact with Charms by Philter in ways that require Charms by Philter to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Charms by Philter gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up for a blog at http://philter.photos to provide a username and email address.
The security of your Personal Information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
Links to external sites
Charms by Philter may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its website. Charms by Philter may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Charms by Philter does not disclose your personally-identifying information.
Those who engage in transactions with Charms by Philter by purchasing Charms by Philter's services or products, are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Charms by Philter collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor's interaction with Charms by Philter. Charms by Philter does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.