Privacy Policy  

Your privacy is important to us.  Our policy is to protect and respect the privacy of all visitors to TexasSizzle.com® , also referred to as “Our Web Site.”  This policy covers the information we collect about you, and how we use and share this information.

By visiting Our Web Site, you agree to the practices described in this Privacy Policy.  We reserve the right to modify the Privacy Policy from time to time without prior notice to you, effective upon the posting of such modified terms on Our Web Site. Your continued use of Our Web Site constitutes acceptance of any such changes.  To ensure you are aware of any changes to current privacy practices, we recommend you review the Privacy Policy periodically.

INFORMATION COLLECTION

Two types of information may be collected when you visit Our Web Site: (1) personal information you voluntarily provide to us when you sign up to use one or more of our services, send an e-mail, ask a question, offer an opinion, order items in the online store, apply for employment with us, or engage in similar activities on Our Web Site (including, but not limited to your name, age, address, telephone number, e-mail address, birth date, financial and/or demographic information and payment information); and (2) non-personally identifiable information which is obtained by automated means in connection with your visit to Our Web Site, such as Internet Protocol (IP) address, computer/mobile device operating system and browser type, type of mobile device, the unique device identifier or mobile equipment identifier for our mobile device, the address of a referring web site (if any), and the pages you visit on Our Web Site.  Additional information regarding our use of “cookies” is set forth below in this Privacy Policy.

INFORMATION USE, SHARING AND DISCLOSURE

Employees and contractors of Texas Sizzle®who have access to personally identifiable information are required to protect this information in a manner that is consistent with this Privacy Policy and the high standards of this company.  Texas Sizzle® may use information about you for purposes described in this Privacy Policy or disclosed to you on Our Web Site or with our services.  As an example, we may use information about you to (1) process and manage your purchase and use of Texas Sizzle® products and services, including your accounts and program and program participation; (2) respond to your customer service inquiries, post your comments or statements on any blog or other online forum maintained on Our Web Site, or take other actions in response to our inquiries or other Web Site activities; (3) communicate with you about or fulfill your orders or purchases, your services, accounts and program participation, a contest or sweepstakes you have entered, our requests for information about our brands, products, events or other promotional purposes, including co-branded offers and partner offers; and (4) operate, maintain, manage, fulfill and improve our service offerings and to provide services such as technical support.

If you request information about employment opportunities or complete an application for employment, we collect personally identifiable information you provide with such request or application. In applying for employment, we may also collect additional personally identifiable information about you from third parties to verify, update or supplement the information you provide us in the application process.  Applicable law may require that you authorize a third party to disclose your personally identifiable information with us before such third party can provide it to us.  Failure to authorize such third party to provide us the necessary information, or failure to provide any other information requested in the employment application may negatively impact our consideration of your employment application.  By applying for employment with Texas Sizzle®, you expressly consent to our collection, use and disclosure of your personally identifiable information in the manner and for the purposes provided in this Privacy Policy.

Texas Sizzle® will not sell your personally identifiable information to anyone at any time without your prior permission.  We will transfer or otherwise disclose the information we collect from Our Web Site visitors to employees and independent contractors of Texas Sizzle® and its service providers if the disclosure will enable that party to perform a business, professional, or technical support function for Texas Sizzle®, or if required to do so by law.  We will also transfer or otherwise disclose personal information in response to judicial process, to comply with legal requirements and, as permitted by law, provide information to law enforcement agencies or in connection with an investigation on a matter related to public safety.  We may also use your personal information as permitted by law to protect our rights or property, Our Web Site, or its users.

We routinely use the non-personally identifiable information we collect to  improve the design and content of Our Web Site and to enable us to personalize your Internet experience, as well as for general system administration.   We also may use this information to analyze site usage, and to offer products, programs or services to you and other users like you.

USE OF E-MAIL ADDRESSES

Texas Sizzle® may periodically send informational or promotional e-mail messages.  Sometimes these are referred to as newsletters.  You will not receive such e-mail messages unless, at the time you provide us with your e-mail address, you indicate you wish to receive such promotional e-mails.  If you are asked for your e-mail address and are not given the opportunity to opt-out of receiving additional information, then the e-mail address is to be used only for the specific service you request.  If you subscribe to receive promotional e-mails from Texas Sizzle® and wish to stop receiving such e-mails, you may request discontinuation of e-mail messages by clicking the “Unsubscribe” link on the e-mail you received or by clicking the “Unsubscribe” link at the bottom of the main page of Texas Sizzle.com® web site.

COLLECTION OF INFORMATION BY THIRD-PARTY SITES AND SPONSORS

Our Web Site may contain links to various other web sites that are not controlled by Texas Sizzle®.  While we encourage other site developers to adopt privacy policies that build users’ trust and have confidence in, we are not responsible for the privacy policies, practices or the content of web sites linked to Our Web Site or which we link.  Visitors should consult the other web sites’ privacy policies to learn how they collect and use personal information.

CHILDREN’S PRIVACY

We do not knowingly collect personal information online from children under the age of 13 without parental or guardian consent.  Please contact us via the contact information provided below if you believe we may have collected such information without parental or guardian consent or other than in a manner authorized by law and we will delete it.

USER GENERATED CONTENT

Our Web Site may allow visitors to post messages and submit their own content (e.g., stories, comments, blogs, postings, tweets, etc.), which may include personal information.  Any information you post, tweet, or otherwise submit via Our Web Site becomes public information and is not subject to this Privacy Policy.  By posting or tweeting content, you agree that we may, at our discretion, use your real or social media user name and all or part of the content of your post or tweet (including all accompanying images) on Our Web Site to promote our company, products and services for such time period as we wish.  Texas Sizzle® is not responsible for the results of such postings.  Additional terms regarding our use our posts, tweets and other social media communications submitted via Our Web Site are available for you review by clicking on the “Terms and Conditions” link at the bottom of the main page of Our Web Site.

USE OF COOKIES

Cookies are small text files used by Texas Sizzle® for various purposes, including to recognize visitors to Our Web Site, determine the number of visitors to Our Web Site and to ascertain which pages they visit, personalize user experiences and to generally serve our visitors better.  We may associate information we collect via cookies with the personal information we collect online.  In some cases your computer must accept cookies in order for us to complete the service or transaction you are requesting.

INFORMATION SECURITY

Texas Sizzle® is committed to the protection of the information covered by this Privacy Policy, and used reasonable measures to maintain appropriate physical, electronic and managerial procedures and safeguards to prevent unauthorized access, use or disclosure of the information we collect via Our Web Site.  However, no method of electronic transmission or storing of date is guaranteed to be 100% secure, and therefore we do not guarantee that the information collected will never be accessed, used, or disclosed in a manner that is inconsistent with this Privacy Policy.

VISITING THE WEBSITE FROM OUTSIDE THE UNITED STATES

If you are visiting Our Web Site from outside of the United States or otherwise contacting or visiting us from outside of the United States, please be aware that your personal information may be transferred to, stored or processed in the United States, where our servers are located and our database is operated.  The data protection and other laws of the United States and other countries might not be as comprehensive as those in the country from which you are visiting Our Web Site.  By providing your information, you understand that it may be transferred to our facilities and to those third parties with whom we share it as described in this Privacy Policy.

CONTACT INFORMATION

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please write us at

George@txsizzle.com

Please include a day time telephone number for an additional contact method.