privacy policy

privacy policy

this document was last updated November 30, 2017.

arbor south is committed to protecting your privacy. the following privacy statement describes our practices with respect to the collection and use of your personally identifiable information (personal information) on our website. by using our website, you consent to the terms of our privacy statement and to the arbor south’s processing of personal information for the purposes stated below.

collection of your personal information
arbor south may require you to provide us with personal information in order to participate in some activities available on, or benefit from services offered on, this website. we strive to limit our request for personal information to that information we feel is necessary to achieve our stated purposes. personal information collected on this website is often limited to email address, but may include additional information when needed to provide a service you request. we do not share or sell email addresses or any other personal information except as required by law.

also, in order to improve our services and the quality of our website, arbor south offers you the opportunity to provide us with your suggestions by completing a contact us form which collects personal information such as name and email address. please be aware that any comments or materials sent to us, including feedback data, such as questions, comments, suggestions and any other responses are deemed to be non-confidential. we may from time to time, notify you of new products or contact you via email regarding information we may feel you are interested in.
we do not maintain a mailing list or send information out to you on a regular basis. we may occasionally send a notice of an upcoming event, but largely, announcements will be made via our home page right under the main slide show or via our facebook page.

children’s online policy
consistent with the children’s online privacy protection act, we will not knowingly collect any personally identifiable information from children under the age of 13. arbor south sells services and products intended for purchase by adults. if you make a purchase from arbor south, you are representing that you are an adult. if you are a child under the age of 13, you must ask your parent or guardian to assist you in using arbor south.

a cookie file is a small text file created by our web site on your computer hard drive that contains unique information our site can use to track such things as passwords, lists of pages you have visited, the date when you last looked at a specific page or to identify your session at a particular web site. a cookie is also sometimes loaded with butter and chocolate chips, but not in this application (sorry, but this whole page was getting a little dry right about now, so we had to lighten it up a bit). a cookie is often used in commercial sites to identify the items selected for a specific shopping cart application. while most browsers have an option that allows you to control the use of cookies, their use might provide some features that cannot be used if cookies are turned off.

third party links
this statement applies solely to information collected on our website. this website contains links to other sites. we have no control or influence over the privacy practices of other websites. we encourage you to read other websites’ privacy statement(s) in order to understand how they process data about your visit to their site. our blog has relevant ads to sustainable products and services, but we have no control over those ads or third party links.

changes to our privacy statement
arbor south reserves the right to change this privacy statement from time to time. when we do, we will also revise the “last update” date at the top of this privacy statement. we encourage you to visit this page regularly to check for updated information and policies and also enjoy some light reading, because this is all just fascinating stuff.

arbor south strives to take reasonable and appropriate steps to protect your personal information from unauthorized access or disclosure. however, we do not warrant or represent that your personal information is completely safe from hackers and other security threats. if you have any questions about the security on this site, you can send an email to