Privacy Policy

What information do we collect?

The team at Paititi Institute feels that your privacy is important, so we’d like you to understand when and why we record your information, and make it clear that we do not share your personal information with anyone else.

We collect information from you when you register on our site, make a purchase for a retreat or other Paititi Institute products, subscribe to our newsletter, respond to a survey, or fill out a form. When ordering or registering on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your: name, contact information including email address, mailing address and delivery information, phone number or credit card information, or birth data, as relevant to the services we provide. You may, however, visit our site anonymously.

What do we use this information for?

We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a service, and in particular for the following reasons:

  • For Internal record keeping.
  • To make our services more relevant and useful to you.
  • We may periodically send promotional emails about upcoming events, offers or other information which we think you may find interesting.
  • To improve customer service. (Your information helps us to more effectively respond to your customer service requests and support needs.)
  • We may use the information to customize features of our site, according to your interests.
  • To process transactions.
  • To administer a contest, promotion, survey or other site feature.
  • To stay in contact with you.
  • All recorded sessions during workshops and retreats are optional. They are accessible only to participants of those events and are otherwise confidential.

Your information, whether public or private, will not be sold, exchanged, transferred, or given to any other company for any reason whatsoever, without your consent.The email address you provide may be used to send you information and updates pertaining to your order, in addition to receiving occasional news, updates, related product or service information, and to connect with you via social media, etc.

(Note: If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we include detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email.)

How do we protect your information?

We take people’s security very seriously using secure servers, and implementing a variety of measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you place an order or enter, submit, or access your personal information.

All supplied sensitive/credit information is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology and then encrypted into our payment gateway providers database only to be accessible by those authorized with special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential. After a transaction, your private information (credit cards, document ID’s, financials, etc.) will not be stored on our servers.

Do we use cookies?

Yes. Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfer to your computer’s hard drive through your web browser (if you allow),  enabling the site or service provider’s systems to recognize your browser and remember certain information.

We use cookies to help us remember and process the items in your shopping cart, understand and save your preferences for future visits, keep track of advertisements and compile aggregate data about general site traffic and interaction so we can offer better experiences and tools in the future. We may contract with third-party service providers to assist us in better understanding our site visitors. These service providers are not permitted to use the information collected on our behalf except to help us conduct and improve our business.

Do we disclose any information to outside parties?

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or other’s rights, property, or safety. However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.

Third party links

Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third party products or services on our website. These third party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.

California Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance

Because we value your privacy we have taken the necessary precautions to be in compliance with the California Online Privacy Protection Act. We therefore will not distribute your personal information to outside parties without your consent.

As part of the California Online Privacy Protection Act, all users of our site may make any changes to their information at anytime by managing their subscription.

Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance

We are in compliance with the requirements of COPPA (Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act), we do not collect any information from anyone under 13 years of age. Our website, products and services are all directed to people who are at least 13 years old or older.

Online Privacy Policy Only

This online privacy policy applies only to information collected through our website and not to information collected offline.

Terms and Conditions

Please also visit our Terms and Conditions section establishing the use, disclaimers, and limitations of liability governing the use of our website at https://paititi-institute.org

Your Consent

By using our site, you consent to our online privacy policy.

Changes to our Privacy Policy

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page, and/or update the Privacy Policy modification date below.

This policy was last modified on 06/01/2018.

Contacting Us

If there are any questions regarding this privacy policy you may contact us using the information below.

[email protected]te.org