Tay Tea understands that your online privacy is important to you, and we provide the following information to help you understand how we strive to protect your privacy on the Internet.

Tay Tea does not require that you divulge any personal information to visit TayTea.com. Nevertheless, you may be given the choice to provide your personal information in order to fully utilize some of the web site's many features. As the user, you can share as little or as much information as you choose.

This Privacy Policy explains how Tay Tea will treat any personal information that you choose to provide. This Privacy Policy does not apply to the practices of organizations that Tay Tea does not control or to persons who Tay Tea does not employ or manage. If you have any questions regarding this Privacy Policy, you can email us at info@taytea.com

What information do we collect?
We collect information from you when you register on our site, subscribe to our newsletter or fill out a form. When ordering or registering on our site, you may be asked to enter your: name, e-mail address, mailing address or phone number. You may, however, visit our site anonymously.

What do we use your information for?
Registering for TayTea.com will allow you to access and utilize more of the web site's features and content.

If you choose to register with TayTea.com, Tay Tea will ask for some of your personal information, which may include such information as your name, address, telephone number and email address. Tay Tea retains this information to provide you with quick and easy access to many of our web site's features and content each time you return to TayTea.com. This information will be used in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

Any of the information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways:

  • To personalize your experience (your information helps us to better respond to your individual needs)
  • To administer a contest, promotion, survey or other site feature
  • To send periodic emails

The email address you provide for order processing, will only be used to send you information and updates pertaining to your order.

If you decide to opt-in to our mailing list, you will receive emails that may include Campaign news, updates, related product or service information, etc.

How do we protect your personal information?
We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you place an order.

We offer the use of a secure server. All supplied sensitive/credit information is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology and then encrypted into our Payment gateway providers database only to be accessible by those authorized with special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential.

After a transaction, your private information (credit cards, social security numbers, financials, etc.) will not be stored on our servers.

Use of Your Personal Information
Tay Tea uses any personal information that you choose to provide to enhance your experience on TayTea.com by, among other things, personalizing and customizing your interaction with TayTea.com and sending you information about our products.

Any credit card information provided when you make a transaction is only used to process your transaction, and is not retained by Tay Tea after your transaction is processed.

Do we use cookies?
Yes (Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computers hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables the sites or service providers systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information.

We use cookies to help us remember and process the items in your shopping cart and compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interaction so that we can offer better site experiences and tools in the future.

Do we disclose any information to outside parties?
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential.

We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others rights, property, or safety. However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.

Children's Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance
We are in compliance with the requirements of COPPA (Children's Online Privacy Protection Act), we do not collect any information from anyone under 13 years of age.

Our website, products and services are all directed to people who are at least 13 years old or older.

Online Privacy Policy Only
This online privacy policy applies only to information collected through our website and not to information collected offline.

Your Consent
By using our site, you consent to our privacy policy.

Changes to our Privacy Policy
If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will update the Privacy Policy modification date below. This policy was last modified on August 15, 2010

Contacting Us
If there are any questions regarding this privacy policy you may contact us at:

Tay Tea
131 Main Street
Andes, New York 13731