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GRANITE SPORTS PRIVACY POLICY
(Updated May 25, 2018)

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This Privacy Policy describes how your personal information is collected, used, and shared when you visit or make a purchase from granitesports.biz (the “Site”).

PERSONAL INFORMATION WE COLLECT
When you visit the Site, we automatically collect certain information about your device, including information about your web browser, IP address, time zone, and some of the cookies that are installed on your device. Additionally, as you browse the Site, we collect information about the individual web pages that you view, what websites or search terms referred you to the Site, and information about how you interact with the Site. We refer to this automatically-collected information as “Device Information”.

We collect Device Information using the following technologies:
- “Cookies” are data files that are placed on your device or computer and often include an anonymous unique identifier. 
- “Log files” track actions occurring on the Site, and collect data including your IP address, browser type, Internet service provider, referring/exit pages, and date/time stamps.
- “Web beacons”, “tags”, and “pixels” are electronic files used to record information about how you browse the Site.

With your permission, we may collect your email address for the purpose of email marketing via MailChimp and Constant Contact.

HOW DO WE USE YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION?

We use the Device Information that we collect to optimize our Site (for example, by generating analytics about how our customers browse and interact with the Site, and to assess the success of our marketing and advertising campaigns).

Email marketing: With your permission, we may send you emails about our store, new products and other updates.

We also uses Google Analytics to collect information about our visitors’ experiences on the website and statistical performance of the website—including number of pages visited, frequency of visitors to the site, general location information, etc. Additionally, the website collects demographic information including age, gender, interests and other information about users as a whole. This information cannot be used to identify an individual on the site and is used as a way for us to understand how visitors are using the site so we may provide a better online experience. Website users can opt-out of Google Analytics services here: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

We are using remarketing and audience features to show website visitors relevant messaging about Granite Sports after they leave the website. Third party vendors, such as Google, use this audience/cookie information to show Granite Sports messaging after leaving the website via a network of publisher sites. We place retargeting efforts through the Google Ad Network, which is comprised of available ad space on several websites. Visitors can opt out here: http://optout.networkadvertising.org/?c=1#!/.

SHARING YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
We share your Personal Information with third parties to help us use your Personal Information, as described above. 

We may also share your Personal Information to comply with applicable laws and regulations, to respond to a subpoena, search warrant or other lawful request for information we receive, or to otherwise protect our rights.

BEHAVIOURAL ADVERTISING
As described above, we use your Personal Information to provide you with targeted advertisements or marketing communications we believe may be of interest to you. For more information about how targeted advertising works, you can visit the Network Advertising Initiative’s (“NAI”) educational page at http://www.networkadvertising.org/understanding-online-advertising/how-does-it-work.

You can opt out of targeted advertising by using the links below:
- Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/settings/?tab=ads
- Google: https://www.google.com/settings/ads/anonymous
- Bing: https://advertise.bingads.microsoft.com/en-us/resources/policies/personalized-ads
- http://optout.networkadvertising.org/?c=1#!/

Additionally, you can opt out of some of these services by visiting the Digital Advertising Alliance’s opt-out portal at: http://optout.aboutads.info/.

DO NOT TRACK
Please note that we do not alter our Site’s data collection and use practices when we see a Do Not Track signal from your browser.

YOUR RIGHTS
If you are a European resident, you have the right to access personal information we hold about you and to ask that your personal information be corrected, updated, or deleted. If you would like to exercise this right, please contact us through the contact information below.

Additionally, if you are a European resident we note that we are processing your information in order to pursue our legitimate business interests listed above. Additionally, please note that your information will be transferred outside of Europe, including to Canada and the United States.

DATA RETENTION
When you choose to sign up for our email newsletter we retain your information for our records unless and until you ask us to delete this information.

CHANGES
We may update this privacy policy from time to time in order to reflect, for example, changes to our practices or for other operational, legal or regulatory reasons.

CONTACT US
For more information about our privacy practices, if you have questions, or if you would like to make a complaint, please contact our Privacy Compliance Officer via email or by mail using the details provided below:

Granite Sports
[Re: Privacy Compliance Officer]
PO Box 1002, 201 Main St., Hill City South Dakota US 57745