Effective Date: August 1, 2014

At The Piggy Book, we understand the importance of online privacy, and we are committed to respecting your personal privacy on (the "website").  It is important that you read this Privacy Policy carefully and in its entirety in order to understand our practices with regard to your privacy and information.  This Privacy Policy applies solely to information collected by this website and all other pages under the URL umbrella.  By using the website, you consent to the practices we have outlined in this Privacy Policy.  This Privacy Policy, along with the Terms of Use and Purchase Policy forms the entire binding Agreement between you and  We reserve the right to modify this Privacy Policy without notice and at any time.  We ask that you please make sure to review this Privacy Policy from time to time to stay up to date with our policies and practices. If you do not agree to our practices, please do not continue using the website or register, subscribe, create an account, make a purchase, or otherwise interact with Piggy Book Group, LLC and the website.  Your continued use of the website constitutes your consent to this Privacy Policy, as well as any and all modifications we may make from time to time, and all other policies and practices we may post on our site.

Please contact us if you have any questions or comments about our privacy practices or this Privacy Policy.  You can reach us by clicking the "Contact Us" link at the top of our homepage at

Personal information we may ask you for and how we might use it

When you visit our website, you may voluntarily provide us with personally identifiable information.  We only collect personally identifiable information from you (such as your name, address, phone number, e-mail address, credit card number, etc.) if you voluntarily provide it to us. Depending on the purpose for which the information was provided, we may use the personally identifiable information to communicate with you regarding our products, services, and promotions, to provide you with other information or materials that you request, to customize your interactive experience, and/or to improve our product and service offerings.

Here are the circumstances in which we might ask for personally identifiable information from our consumers though our website, the types of information we obtain, and how we might use the information:

If you contact us through our website, we may ask you for personally identifiable information such as your name, address, phone number, or e-mail address so that we can respond to your questions or comments.

You may be asked to provide personal information if you:

--Purchase one of our products

--Agree to receive an online newsletter or other information or material from us;

--Register for a sweepstakes, contest, or other promotion;

--Register to receive coupons or discount codes through our site;

--Participate in a survey, a consumer research panel, or similar type of activity;

--Ask to receive an online newsletter or other information or material from us; or

--Otherwise participate in features of our website that ask for personal information.

If you purchase or otherwise request a product, publication, or promotional offering from us or take advantage of a rebate or similar offer, you may be required to provide your contact and/or payment information (such as a credit card number) in order for us to process your request.

Your participation in any of these activities (and therefore your provision of personally identifiable information) is entirely voluntary. We may use the information you provide to respond to your questions or comments, to administer our promotions and websites, to fulfill your request or order, to provide you with a customized interactive experience, or to otherwise provide or improve our products and services. Based on the information you provide, we also may obtain additional information about you, such as U.S. Postal Service address change data or demographic information, from commercially available sources.

By providing your email address to us via the website, in conjunction with a purchase transaction (regardless of whether the purchase transaction is finalized), and/or through the Contact Us link available on the website, you expressly consent to having your email address added to our Mailing List, and expressly authorize Piggy Book Group, LLC to communicate with you via email regarding purchase transactions, to send you newsletters, and to send you information and updates regarding Piggy Book Group, LLC and our products and offers. 

Out of respect for your privacy, we will always provide you with a way to unsubscribe from our Mailing List or update your email address or other personally identifiable information. You may unsubscribe from our Mailing List or update your personally identifiable information by clicking the Unsubscribe link in any Mailing List email originating from Piggy Book Group, LLC to you, or by providing us with your updated information or Mailing List preferences by clicking the Contact Us link on our website.

Billing Information

When you make a purchase on the website, The Piggy Book requires that you provide us with billing information which is used to process and fill your order. This information includes, but is not necessarily limited to your name, address, email, phone number, credit or debit card number, expiration date, and card verification number. If we have trouble processing an order, this information will be used to contact you.

How do we use cookies, web beacons, or similar technologies?

The Piggy Book may use "Cookies" which are small text files that are used to store, and sometimes track information on your computer, and are then transmitted back to our website by your computer to help us provide you with a more customized experience. Cookies may be used to remind The Piggy Book of who you are while you are using the website, process the items in your shopping cart, collect IP addresses for system administration, and to report non-identifying aggregate information to third parties.

Some cookies are temporary "Session" cookies, which are usually erased from your computer after you exit your web browser. Session cookies are used for purposes such as managing how you view the website. Other cookies are more permanent "Persistent" cookies which may be stored on your computer even after you exit your web browser. Persistent cookies may be used for purposes such as retrieving certain information you have already provided. 

Otherwise, the information we collect using cookies is used in non-identifiable ways, without any reference to your personally identifiable information or billing information. For example, we use information we collect through cookies to optimize our website and understand its traffic and usage patterns. 

The Piggy Book does not use cookies to run programs or send viruses to your computer. Most browsers automatically accept cookies, which are stored by the browser on your computer's hard drive. You can configure your browser preferences to decline all cookies, or you may be able to set your browser to notify you each time a cookie is tendered and to allow you to accept or decline cookies on a case-by-case basis. If you decline cookies, you may not be able to view all of the information on the website.

When we might provide other parties with your personal information

Generally, The Piggy Book does not disclose your personally identifiable information or billing information to third party advertisers, service providers, websites or businesses.

However, The Piggy Book uses services provided by Squarespace ( to maintain and host The Piggy Book online store and to process the purchases you make on the website.  Squarespace may have access only to the information they need for these transactions and purposes.  We strongly encourage you to familiarize yourself with their privacy policies and practices, which are not covered by our Privacy Policy, Terms of Use, or Purchase Policy, and pertain to the unique practices of our Service partners regarding your personal information.

The Piggy Book also reserves the right to disclose your information in order to 1) effect a merger, acquisition, or otherwise support the sale or transfer of business assets; 2) enforce our rights or protect our property; 3) protect the rights, property or safety of others; 4) investigate fraud, respond to a government request, or as needed to support auditing, compliance, and corporate governance functions; 5) defend ourselves in litigation or a regulatory action, and when required or advised to do so by law, such as in response to a subpoena, or similar legal process, including to law enforcement agencies, regulators, and courts in the United States.

If The Piggy Book is involved in a merger, acquisition, or sale of all of its assets, we will notify you via email and/or post prominent notice on the website of any change in ownership or potential uses of your information, as well the choices you may have regarding your information. The use of your information will be governed by the privacy by the privacy policies of the new owner and will not be subject to our control.

Personal information we may receive from third-party social-networking services 

If you choose to access or make use of third-party social-networking services (such as Facebook or Twitter), we may receive personal information about you that you have made available to those services, including information about your contacts on those services. For example, some social-networking services allow you to push content from our website to your contacts or to pull information about your contacts so you can connect with them on our website. Some social-networking services also will facilitate your registration for our website or enhance or personalize your experience on our website. Your decision to use a social-networking service will always be voluntary. However, you should make sure you are comfortable with the information your third-party social-networking services may make available to our website by visiting those services' privacy policies and by modifying your privacy settings directly on those services. Any personal information we receive through third-party social-networking services may be used as described above.

Links to other sites

Our website may contain links to the websites of our subsidiaries and affiliates, partners, and to websites that are owned and operated by third parties. These other websites may have their own privacy policies and are not be governed by this Privacy Policy. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of websites owned and operated by any such third parties. Other websites may collect and treat information collected differently, so we encourage you to carefully read and review the privacy policy for each website you visit.

Children's privacy

This website is not directed to children and we will not request any information from children under 13 at this website. We have developed our privacy practices as they relate to children from guidelines established by the Children's Advertising Review Unit (CARU) and in compliance with the requirements established by the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 ("COPPA"). We also recommend that parents monitor their children's Internet activities and learn and employ software or other tools which can help their children enjoy the fun and entertainment of an on-line experience without compromising their personal safety or allowing them to use the Internet in a manner inconsistent with their parents' preferences.

Changes in our online privacy policy

We reserve the right to change or replace this Privacy Policy at our sole discretion at any time. Please check back from time to time to ensure that you are aware of any updates or changes in this Privacy Policy. Unless stated otherwise, our current Privacy Policy applies to all information gathered via this website.

Your consent to the terms of this privacy policy

By using this website, you signify your assent to all of the terms of this Privacy Policy and this website's Terms of Use. If you do not agree with any term of this Privacy Policy or our Terms of Use, please do not use this site or submit any personally identifiable information.

Your control over your information

You always have the right to review and update the information that you previously provided to us at this website. You may contact us as described immediately below in order to arrange this or to ask us to remove you from any list of email addresses used to send email newsletters or other correspondence.

How To Contact Us 

If you have any questions or concerns about this Privacy Policy or about our collection or use of information, please use the "Contact Us" link at the top of our website and fill out the respective form.