Information Collection and Use
Tradewinds Spas is the sole owner of the information collected on its site. It is gathered for the purpose providing users of our site with product, sales and service information about Tradewinds Spas and our business partners and suppliers. We will not sell, share, or rent this information to entities other than our business partners and suppliers.

Security
Tradewinds Spas takes precautions to protect information provided by our site users. Sensitive information is managed with reasonable care. It is gathered for the purpose of providing information, transacting business and delivering products and services to the user.

Cookies and Log Files
Cookies are data stored on the user’s hard drive containing information about the user. Cookies are used to improve efficiency of the site saving time for the user and can also be used to track the interests of the site users. This information can be used to improve the content and functionality of the site. The use of cookies on this site is not linked to any personally identifiable information. IP addresses are used to manage the site and gather broad information about trends and on site navigation of the user. As with our use of cookies, IP addresses are not linked to personally identifiable information.

Links
The Tradewinds Spas web site contains links to other sites. Tradewinds Spas is not responsible for the privacy practices of other sites. When using sites linked to this site, we encourage our users to familiarize themselves with the privacy policy, procedures and information management practices of every site. We encourage our users review the privacy policy of all sites accessed when using the Worldwide Web especially those that gather personally identifiable information. The privacy policy described here applies only to the Tradewinds Spas site and not to linked sites or to sites accessed prior to or after leaving our site.

Sharing
General information gathered may be shared with our partners, suppliers and advertisers. General information does not include personally identifiable information. Personally identifiable information is shared with partners, suppliers, shipping services, credit ard processing companies and the like for the sole purpose of providing products, services and order fulfillment requested by our customers. These companies do not retain, share or use personally identifiable information for secondary purposes.

Contact Us, Surveys, Contests, Orders and Special Offers
If you choose to contact us or participate in surveys, contests, special offers or the like, participation and disclosure of information about you and your household or business is a personal choice. Use of the Contact Us feature and/or participation in surveys, contests, and special offers is at the user’s option and thus disclosure of information is purely voluntary. Information requested such as name and address is used is used to respond to the customer’s correspondence, notify users of any prizes, awards or special offers and for shipping and delivery purposes. General demographic information and user comments and feedback are used to monitor and improve the use of the Tradewinds Spas site and measure and improve customer satisfaction with Tradewinds Spas, products and services.

Privacy Policy Change Notification
Should we decide to change our privacy policy, notification will be posted for a minimum of thirty days on our Homepage to keep Tradewinds Spas site users informed. Those changes will also be incorporated in the Privacy Policy section of the web site. As noted in the Links section of our policy, we are not responsible for the privacy policies of sites linked to the Tradewinds Spas site and we encourage our site users to thoroughly review the privacy policy of every site they visit whether linked to this site or otherwise.