resqthreads' privacy policy

This website, (the "Website") is owned and operated by RESQTHREADS LLC ("RESQTHREADS", "us", "our" or "we"). Those who visit or purchase from the Website or otherwise from RESQTHREADS are referred to in this Privacy Policy as "user" or "you."


RESQTHREADS takes privacy seriously and makes reasonable efforts to protect the privacy of visitors to the Website and those individuals who purchase products from its Website or otherwise from RESQTHREADS. We have created this Privacy Policy ("Privacy Policy") in order to share with you our information collection, use and disclosure practices.


Any information you may provide to us, or that we may collect on the Website, offline, or through other means, including social networking sites is subject to the terms of this Privacy Policy.


As used in this Privacy Policy, "personally identifiable information" means information such as your name, street address, telephone number, credit card information, birthday, screen name, and email address.


Please read this Privacy Policy carefully before sharing with us any personally identifiable information described below.


Personally Identifiable Information We Collect


In general, you can visit the Website without identifying yourself or revealing any of your personally identifiable information. There are times, however, that you may choose to give us personally identifiable information as described below.


RESQTHREADS may require relevant contact and other information in order to allow you to open an account, and place and process orders on our Website. We need to have your name and contact information such as e-mail and postal mail addresses, your credit or debit card number, expiration date or other personally identifiable that you submit at our Website to purchase goods from us.


When you provide us with personally identifiable information, you are acknowledging that the information will be subject to the terms of this Privacy Policy.


How We Use Your Information


RESQTHREADS may use or disclose personally identifiable information to operate and manage our Website, to process your order, and to respond to your inquiries or requests, including sharing with business partners and service providers who are under an obligation to use such information only in furtherance of our business.


The email address provided by you at registration, or as updated by you, may be used by RESQTHREADS, to contact you for any reason, including: (a) reasons related to the status of your account or sending you an email confirming your registration or order; (b) to notify you of changes to the Website, our Terms of Use, or this Privacy Policy; (c) to invite you to participate in promotions, special offers, or user surveys or to ask for your feedback on the Website or our products; and (d) to tell you about new items, activities or news.


We may also disclose personally identifiable information to assert legal rights or defense against legal claims, to comply with applicable laws or regulations, to comply with a valid legal process such as a search warrant, subpoena or court order, and/or to investigate suspected fraud or a violation of the terms and conditions at our Website, including financial fraud or registering for an account.


In addition to personally identifiable information, we may collect non-personally identifiable information, such as what type of browser you use or information about your computer or IP address. We may then link this non-personally identifiable information to your personally identifiable information. We may use and disclose non-personally identifiable information for any number of reasons, including but not limited to, working with business partners and promoting and improving our business, products or services.


Information about our users, including personally identifiable information, might be disclosed as part of any merger, acquisition, debt financing, sale of company assets, as well as in the event of an insolvency, bankruptcy, or receivership in which personally identifiable information could be transferred to third parties as one of the business assets of the company.


Third Party Access to Your Personal Information.


We use and disclose information about you for our own internal statistical, marketing, or operational purposes, such as to measure and understand demographic, users, user interest, purchasing and other trends among our users. We might ask a third party to perform this analysis on our behalf. We might also share personally identifiable information with third-party vendors who assist and advise us in operating our business, including advertising and promotions. In connection with the analysis and advice, we might disclose personally identifiable information about you to third parties, however, the use and disclosure of your personally identifiable information by these third parties is restricted to performance of such tasks. We require our third party vendors to keep such information confidential and to only use the information for the purpose it was provided.


When You Use "Invite-A-Friend" or "E-mail-A-Friend"


If you elect to inform a friend about RESQTHREADS or our Website, you will be asked to provide your friend's name and e-mail address. If you invite a friend to visit our Website by contacting them through a third party social networking Website, we do not collect or store your friend's information or your log-in information or password for the social networking Website.


If you elect to invite a friend to visit our Website by sending them an email, we will then automatically send the friend a one-time e-mail (usually including your name and email address) inviting them to visit our Website and register. We ask for the friend's name and email address for the sole purpose of sending this one-time e-mail on your behalf. RESQTHREADS does not store this friend's name and e-mail address. If your friend does not wish to receive "e-mail-a-friend" or "invite a friend" messages to be sent by your or on your behalf, he or she must contact you directly. Our Website users may not use our referral service to send spam to or otherwise harass others.




The security of your personally identifiable information is very important to us and we take reasonable steps to attempt to secure your personally identifiable information. We have put in place physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard the information we collect. However, the Internet is inherently open, data transmission via the Internet is possible to intercept, and no physical or electronic security is impossible to breach, we cannot guarantee that communications between you and RESQTHREADS or information stored or transmitted through our Website or on our servers, will be completely free from unauthorized access by third parties such as hackers, and by your use of our Website, you assume this risk.


Other Information We May Collect Online


In addition to personally identifiable information, we may collect non-personally identifiable information, such as what type of browser you use or information about your computer or IP address. We may then link this non-personally identifiable to your personally identifiable information.


Sometimes we will use "cookies," which are small text files that a website sends to your web browser. The next time your browser requests information from the Website, it sends the information in the cookie back to the Website. Cookies are frequently used to keep track of how many times a user visits a site and to enhance a visitor's experience. For instance, some websites use cookies to recognize you when you return and customize your visit. RESQTHREADS uses cookies to recognize you upon return so that we may restore certain features, such as the T-shirts you purchased or selected as your favorites. We also use cookies to allow you to shop without having to log in each time you visit the Website. You may stop or restrict the placement of cookies on your computer or remove them from your browser by adjusting your web browser preferences or deleting all cookies, but this may interfere with some of our Website functionality.

RESQTHREADS may also collect IP addresses for the purposes of systems administration (e.g. how many visitors logged in to our Website). An IP address is a number that is assigned to your computer automatically when you use the Internet. When you visit a particular web page of RESQTHREADS or our affiliated entities, our servers log your IP address.


Finally, some of the pages you visit may use pixel tags (also called clear gifs) to collect information about your navigation on our Website. This information is used to evaluate and enhance how the Website functions.


Partner NonProfit Privacy Policies


When you shop at RESQTHREADS, you may also access via links the websites of our featured nonprofit organizations and artists, where privacy policies may differ from those of RESQTHREADS. We are not responsible for the privacy policies of our featured nonprofit organizations and artists, and we encourage you to understand the privacy policies of any websites to which you visit and/or submit your personally identifiable information.


Changes in Privacy Policy


This Privacy Policy may change from time to time. We will post those changes on this page. The version of this Privacy Policy posted to our Website at supersedes all other versions of our Privacy Policy, written or electronic. We may also email you about material changes.