Privacy Policy

Who we are

Our website address is: https://arksmokeshop.com.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Comments

When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Media

If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Contact forms

Cookies

If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Analytics

We use several packages to provide website analytics data. These include Google Analytics, Jetpack and Monster Insights plugins for WordPress. Links to the privacy policies for each plugin are available here:

Google Analytics – https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en

Google Analytics operates a data retention policy. Currently, for this website, the user-level and event-level data associated with cookies, user identifiers, or advertising identifiers are retained for 26 months before being deleted on a monthly basis. Other aggregate data (from which it is not possible to personally indentify individual users) is retained indefinitely.

https://www.jetpack.com/support/privacy

These plugins are used for the purpose of analyzing website traffic. They collect non-personally-identifying information that is usually made available via web browsers.

I may occasionally publish information about the global traffic on this website in a way that does not identify any individual visitor. This information is gathered for the purposes of monitoring the popularity of the different pages on this website.

Who we share your data with

The Site and all activities on it are never shared with any third party for any reason

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Company contact information

1ST GEN LLC

Ark Smoke Shop

17609 Chatsworth St

Granada Hills, CA 91344

Email: Support@arksmokeshop.com

Number: 818-363-8600

Online Policy Only

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

Changes To Our Policy

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page. Policy changes will apply only to information collected after the date of the change. This policy was last modified on March 11, 2021.

Additional information

How we protect your data

Http://www.ArkSmokeShop.com is a secure and encrypted site protected by WordFence an industry leader in internet website security, the site also is equipped with an SSL Certificate for transactions and we have disabled memberships to the site as well to reduce the amount of data stored.

What data breach procedures we have in place

In The unfortunate event where a data breach has occurred the site will be locked down and all individuals on file with us will be notified by email of the date, time and nature of the occurrence including what may have been exposed.

What third parties we receive data from

The site requires various sources of applications to function, the site regularly receives data and information from USPS United States Postal Service for up to date rates and address verification. GreenPay is our partner in collecting data and providing data to facilitate payments on our behalf.

What automated decision making and/or profiling we do with user data

There is one application to help with potential shoppers, its automated to reach out to the customer by email only if they had reached checkout and entered their email address. The purpose of the automated email system is to help us understand and address any questions or concerns from our customers.

Industry regulatory disclosure requirements

1ST GEN LLC complies with the legal requirements that is subject to a regulated Business.

Your Consent

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