This website, and all Story software, are created, owned and edited by Geoffrey Davis who is the sole proprietor, and referred to here as ‘the Proprietor’. Story Software (in its various versions) is protected by US and UK copyright.
What information the Proprietor collects.
How the Proprietor may share information.
How you can let us know your preference for sharing of information.
Please note that your information will be collected, processed and stored on servers located in the United States.
You can still receive our freeware software which is delivered with no guarantees or rights, excepting that is pure software and contains no hidden function programming of any sort, including any advertising, referring or tracking code.
Only Name and Email address are required; If you are that concerned about your email address, use a third party email account from Google, Microsoft or Yahoo, etc. and delete after use.
WHAT INFORMATION DO WE COLLECT AND HOW DO WE PROTECT IT?
We receive information about you when you register on our website, or when you take part in a special promotion or fill out a form on one of our websites or on one of our affiliate’s, partner’s or advertiser’s websites.
Standard information :
Your email address
Payment Information (if applicable, all sites and software is now freely distributed with no warranty)
This information may also include any other personal information or unique preference information you choose to provide.
We want you to be aware that certain tools exist to help us service and recognize you.
For your convenience, to help us personalize your experience or better serve your needs, we may receive and store certain types of information when you visit one of our websites. You may be familiar with the term ‘cookies,’ which are unique alphanumeric identifiers that store your personal information. These cookies are placed on your computer when your web browser accesses our websites. We use this information for tracking purposes, to deliver content specific to your interests and to educate us on things such as how you navigate to and around our websites, product browsing, content accessing, and purchasing data. If you choose, there are utilities available for purchase from independent software providers to install on your computer as well as tools/preferences you can choose through most web browsers to make website visits anonymous. Of course, cookies let you have a more satisfying website experience, so we recommend that you leave them turned on.
Information Required by the Government
The Proprietor may be required to collect and submit certain information required by the government. This information, which may include your taxpayer identification number, will not be used, shared, transferred, or sold for marketing purposes.
ONCE INFORMATION IS RECEIVED, HOW IS IT USED AND SHARED?
We may use the collected information for any legally permissible purpose in our sole discretion, including but not limited to customer service, to provide you with products, services or information you have requested, to customize your user experience, for internal business purposes, and for marketing purposes, including our online and offline programs and services.
Other Companies and Organizations
We do not share your information with any other companies.
Governmental Agencies or Other Companies
We may share information with governmental agencies or other companies assisting us in fraud prevention or investigation. We may do so when (1) permitted or required by law, (2) trying to protect against or prevent actual or potential fraud or unauthorized transactions, or (3) investigating fraud that has already taken place. In all cases, this information is not provided to these entities for marketing purposes.
DATA PROCESSING/SAFE HARBOR
The United States of America (‘USA’) and European Union (‘EU’) maintains strict privacy laws. The Proprietor adheres to the Safe Harbor principals.
COMPANY CUSTOMER CHOICES
Email addresses will never be sold or passed on in any manner to any third party.
By completing and submitting one of our forms or our partner’s forms, you are consenting to receive email from Story Software and subsidiaries that informs you about general news, new merchandise, sales, special discounts and promotions.
You can unsubscribe at any time. If still a member of a course, this will reduce your emails to end of contract sign off emails only.
In addition, we may send you email to help us learn more about you and your preferences. If, after you have shared your email address with the Proprietor, you decide that you do not want to receive email from the Proprietor, you can discontinue promotional email by clicking on the hyperlink shown in all Company emails and follow the directions to indicate your unsubscribe preference. If you have registered or submitted information under more than one email account, you must submit separate unsubscribe requests from each account.
Email addresses will not be sold on to other companies or individuals for any purpose.
Request for More Information/Updating your Information
WHAT HAPPENS IF I HIT A LINK TO ANOTHER SITE FROM A COMPANY SITE?
WHAT IS THE POLICY WITH RESPECT TO COMMUNICATING WITH CHILDREN?
We recognize the unique privacy concerns regarding children. We are committed to carefully protecting privacy where children are involved no matter the point of contact. Accordingly, we do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of 18. If a parent or guardian is made aware that a child under the age of 18 has provided us with personally identifiable information through any point of contact, we ask you to Contact Us and we will delete the information about the child referenced from our files.
Our Commitment to Data Security
The Proprietor uses industry standard security techniques on our websites to help protect against the loss, misuse or modification of information we’ve collected from you. When you access your personal information or transmit personally identifiable data to us, that information is stored on servers that we have protected from unauthorized access or intrusion. While we strive to protect your information, the Proprietor cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us. You acknowledge and assume this risk when communicating with the Proprietor.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY