Protecting your private information is our priority. This Statement of Privacy applies to
https://compasspod.com and Compass and governs data collection and usage. For the purposes
https://compasspod.com. The Compass website is a blog site. By using the Compass website, you
consent to the data practices described in this statement.
Collection of your Personal Information
In order to better provide you with products and services offered on our Site, Compass may
collect personally identifiable information, such as your:
– First and Last Name
– E-mail Address
Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally
sensitive data through Compass’s public message boards, this information may be collected and
used by others.
We do not collect any personal information about you unless you voluntarily provide it to us.
However, you may be required to provide certain personal information to us when you elect to use
certain products or services available on the Site. These may include: (a) registering for an account
on our Site; (b) entering a sweepstakes or contest sponsored by us or one of our partners; (c)
signing up for special offers from selected third parties; (d) sending us an email message; (e)
submitting your credit card or other payment information when ordering and purchasing products
and services on our Site. To wit, we will use your information for, but not limited to,
communicating with you in relation to services and/or products you have requested from us. We
also may gather additional personal or non-personal information in the future.
Use of your Personal Information
Compass collects and uses your personal information to operate its website(s) and deliver the
services you have requested.
Compass may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or
services available from Compass and its affiliates.
Sharing Information with Third Parties
Compass does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties.
Compass may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a
particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable
information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party.
Compass may share data with trusted partners to help perform statistical analysis, send you email
or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are
prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to Compass, and
they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.
Compass may disclose your personal information, without notice, if required to do so by law or in
the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply
with legal process served on Compass or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of
Compass; and/or (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of
Compass, or the public.
Tracking User Behavior
Compass may keep track of the websites and pages our users visit within Compass, in order to
determine what Compass services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized
content and advertising within Compass to customers whose behavior indicates that they are
interested in a particular subject area.
Automatically Collected Information
Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by
Compass. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access
times and referring website addresses. This information is used for the operation of the service, to
maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Compass
The Compass website may use “cookies” to help you personalize your online experience. A
cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be
used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you,
and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.
One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The
purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For
example, if you personalize Compass pages, or register with Compass site or services, a cookie
helps Compass to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process
of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on.
When you return to the same Compass website, the information you previously provided can be
retrieved, so you can easily use the Compass features that you customized.
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept
cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you
choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the
Compass services or websites you visit.
This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the
content or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they
leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.
Security of your Personal Information
Compass secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure.
Compass uses the following methods for this purpose:
When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other websites, it is
protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol.
We strive to take appropriate security measures to protect against unauthorized access to or
alteration of your personal information. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet or any
wireless network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect
your personal information, you acknowledge that: (a) there are security and privacy limitations
inherent to the Internet which are beyond our control; and (b) security, integrity, and privacy of any
and all information and data exchanged between you and us through this Site cannot be
Children Under Thirteen
Compass does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the
age of thirteen. If you are under the age of thirteen, you must ask your parent or guardian for
permission to use this website.
From time to time, Compass may contact you via email for the purpose of providing
announcements, promotional offers, alerts, confirmations, surveys, and/or other general
communication. In order to improve our Services, we may receive a notification when you open an
email from Compass or click on a link therein.
If you would like to stop receiving marketing or promotional communications via email from
Compass, you may opt out of such communications by clicking the unsubscribe link at the bottom
of any email.
External Data Storage Sites
We may store your data on servers provided by third party hosting vendors with whom we have
Changes to this Statement
about significant changes in the way we treat personal information by sending a notice to the
primary email address specified in your account, by placing a prominent notice on our site, and/or
by updating any privacy information on this page. Your continued use of the Site and/or Services
available through this Site after such modifications will constitute your: (a) acknowledgment of the
– SSL Protocol
Compass welcomes your questions or comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you
believe that Compass has not adhered to this Statement, please contact Compass at:
500 Westover Dr #12046
Sanford, North Carolina 27330
Effective as of January 29, 2019