Uncle John D. LLC and Texas Black Expo are committed to respecting the privacy rights of its visitors and users of this Site. This Privacy Policy is provided to give you confidence as you visit and use the Site, and to demonstrate a commitment to fair information practices and the protection of privacy. The Privacy Policy specifically outlines the types of information that we gather about you while you are using www.theblackmoneytree.com, and the ways in which we use this information. Please read this Privacy Policy carefully.

This Privacy Policy does not apply to any information you may provide to us or that we may collect offline and/or through other means (i.e., at a live event, via telephone, or through the mail).

By visiting and using the Site, you agree that your use of the Site, and any dispute over privacy, is governed by this Privacy Policy. We endeavor to keep the information up to date and correct, we make no representations or warranties of any kind, expressed or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the Site or the information, products, services, or related graphics contained on the Site for any purpose. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk.

Uncle John D. LLC and Texas Black Expo are not liable for any loss or damage including without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damage whatsoever arising from loss of data or profits arising out of, or in connection with, the use of this Site. Uncle John D. LLC and Texas Black Expo take no responsibility and will not be liable for the Site being temporarily unavailable due to technical issues beyond our control.

INFORMATION WE COLLECT. Uncle John D. LLC and Texas Black Expo may collect and store personal or other information that you voluntarily supply to us online while using the Site.

Our legal basis for collecting and using the personal data described in this Privacy Policy depends on the personal data we collect and the specific context in which we collect the information, including but not limited to the following circumstances:

·         We need to perform a contract with you.

·         You have given us permission to do so.

·         Processing your personal data is in our legitimate interests.

·         We need to comply with the law.

Please be aware that if you do not provide personal data we may be unable to provide some services to you.

When you sign up to the Site, or install the App, you’ll be asked to provide certain information about yourself, such as your name, email, and birthday.

If you sign up via a social media platform, your agreement (and our access to your information) takes place when you instruct, accept, or allow the social media platform to register you for the Site or otherwise connect you to the Site. We will collect such information as you allow based on your social media settings and the policies of the social media site. We may also collect information to verify your social media credentials.

Uncle John D. LLC, Texas Black Expo and its third-party service providers may collect certain information about your use of our Site. For example, we may collect and/or use:

·         Log information (including your IP address, browser type, Internet service provider, referring and exit pages, operating system, dates/time of access, and related data)

·         Information collected by cookies and tracking pixels (as discussed below)

·         Web beacons (also called “Internet tags” or “clear gifs”; used to count visitors to our Site and which pages were viewed and links clicked)

·         Embedded scripts (code temporarily downloaded onto your device to collect information about your interactions with the Service and thereafter deleted or deactivated)

This Site only contacts individuals who specifically request that we do so or in the event that they have signed up to receive our newsletters, emails, notifications, or have purchased one of our products.

This Site collects personally identifying information from our users during online registration and online purchasing. Our servers automatically recognize visitors’ domain names and IP addresses (the number assigned to computers on the Internet). No personal information about you is revealed in this process.

Google AdWords. We may use the Google AdWords remarketing service to advertise on third party websites (including Google) to previous visitors to our Site. It could mean that we advertise to previous visitors who haven’t completed a task on our site, for example using the contact form to make an enquiry. This could be in the form of an advertisement on the Google search results page, or a site in the Google Display Network.

Third-party vendors, including Google, use cookies to serve ads based on someone’s past visits to our Site. Any data collected will be used in accordance with our own Privacy Policy and Google’s privacy policy. You can set preferences for how Google advertises to you using the Google Ad Preferences page.

Google Analytics. Users who visit the Site and have JavaScript enabled are tracked through Google Analytics.  We run Google Analytics as a data collection tool in order to measure the traffic volume, types and source. This is used for our own reference only and includes some demographic data. A cookie may be used within this process to track your usage of this site.

Google Analytics collects information anonymously and reports website trends to us without identifying individual visitors. Google Analytics collects a variety of information from users, including  the Internet protocol (IP address) that is used to connect your computer to the Internet (which it does not report to us), your Internet service provider (ISP), browser type, type of operating system, the full Uniform Resource Locator (URL) clickstream to, through, and from our Site, including date and time, cookie, the length of time you spend on particular pages, which links you click while on our Site, and similar Site visit information. Google Analytics data is shared with Google.

For more information on Google Analytics or to opt-out of having your information shared through Google Analytics, visit: https://www.google.com/intl/en/analytics/privacyoverview.html.

For more information on Google’s privacy policy, visit https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/.

We use this information to make our Site easier to find on the Internet and to improve our Site by learning which pages and features are interesting to our visitors. We treat this information as non-personal information and do not attempt to connect it to personally identifiable information, except as otherwise required by law.

USE OF INFORMATION. Information we collect from you might be used:

·         To verify your identity when you return to the Site

·         To notify you about changes to our Site

·         To gather analysis or other information to improve our Site

·         For marketing purposes

·         To personalize ads you see when you visit the Site

·         To respond to your messages and comments

·         To provide customer support

·         To detect, prevent, and address technical issues

·         To send you technical notices

We will not share your personal information with any third parties without your consent, except as necessary to provide you with the services offered by us or to comply with the law. Examples of such services include, but are not limited to, third parties providing email facilitation and hosting. If you leave the Site and purchase a product or service we promote, the company you purchase from will notify us of the purchase and may well include certain identifying information for you. We do not share this information with others.

We may use Amazon Affiliate links on this Site. This helps us to fund the free content and information we provide to our audience. Amazon will show us details of purchases, but they will not tell us any personal details about who bought them.

We will never use or share the personally identifiable information provided to us online in ways unrelated to the ones described above without also providing you an opportunity to opt-out or otherwise prohibit such unrelated uses.

STORAGE OF INFORMATION. Your information may be stored in our own servers or in servers owned by third-party cloud storage providers. Third-party storage providers may not use your information except as provided in this Privacy Policy.

If you opt in to our newsletter, your information is stored on the list server that delivers those newsletters. Your information can only be accessed by those who help manage those lists in order to deliver e-mail to those who are subscribed to receive the Site’s newsletters. All of the newsletters or emails that are sent to you by the Site include an unsubscribe link. You can opt-out at any time from our newsletters or mailing list by clicking the unsubscribe link that can be found in every communication that we send you.

Some Site users’ demographic information may be stored within our Google analytics account. However, this does not include email addresses, names or any other personal information.

DATA SECURITY. To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, Uncle John D. LLC and Texas Black Expo use appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information that is collected online.

When purchases are made on the Site, Uncle John D. LLC and Texas Black Expo do not store any of the purchaser’s payment details. All purchases are made through a third-party payment gateway in order to protect the privacy of Site users.

COOKIES. Uncle John D. LLC and Texas Black Expo may use both persistent and session cookies as well as tracking pixels. Persistent cookies remain on your computer after you close your session and until you delete them; session cookies expire when you close your browser. A tracking pixel (also referred to as a “web bug,” “beacon,” or “page tag”) is a tiny pixel-sized image that allows us to track your Site visits, advertising impressions, and other types of Internet activity.

The Site uses first-party and third-party cookies for several purposes. First-party cookies are necessary for the Site to function the right way, and they do not collect any personally identifiable data. Third-party cookies are used on the Site for understanding how the Site performs, how you interact with the Site, keeping the Site’s services secure, providing relevant advertisements for users, providing users with a better and improved user experience, and helping to speed up users’ future interactions with the Site.

The Site use the following types of cookies:

Essential: These cookies are essential for users to be able to experience the full functionality of the Site. They allow us to maintain user sessions and prevent any security threats. They do not collect or store any personal information. Essential cookies allow you to log-in to your account, add products to your basket, and checkout securely.

Statistics: These cookies store information like the number of visitors to the website, the number of unique visitors, which pages of the Site have been visited, the source of the visit, etc. These data help us understand and analyze how well the Site performs and where it needs improvement.

Marketing: These cookies are used to personalize the advertisements displayed on the Site when you visit so that they are meaningful to you. These cookies also help us keep track of the efficiency of ad campaigns. The information stored in these cookies may also be used by the third-party ad providers to show you ads on other websites on the browser as well.

Functional: These cookies help certain non-essential functionalities on the Site. These functionalities include embedding content like videos or sharing content of the Site on social media platforms.

Preferences: These cookies help us store your settings and browsing preferences like language preferences so that you have a better and efficient experience on future visits to the website.

Traffic: These cookies help us to identify which pages are being used, allowing us to analyze data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to users’ needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes, and then the data is removed from the system.

In no way do cookies give Uncle John D. LLC or Texas Black Expo access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us. You can choose to accept or decline cookies on this Site. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can modify your browser setting to decline cookies, if you prefer. However, please note that this may prevent you from taking full advantage of the Site.

AFFILIATED SITES. Through this Site, you may be able to move to other websites, via links. Uncle John D. LLC and Texas Black Expo have no control over the nature, content and availability of those sites and is not responsible for the protection and privacy of any information you provide while visiting such sites. Such third-party sites are not governed by this Privacy Policy. These websites have established their own terms of use and privacy policies, which may differ from our own. We encourage you to read those documents carefully, as we have no control over their policies and provisions.

AFFILIATE LINKS. An affiliate link directs you to a sales page on an external affiliate company website.  When a reader clicks on an affiliate link located on the Site to purchase an item, the reader buys the item from the seller directly (not from Uncle John D. LLC or Texas Black Expo). Amazon and/or other companies may pay Uncle John D. LLC or Texas Black Expo a small commission or other compensation for promoting their website or products through their affiliate program. Prices are exactly the same for you if your purchase is through an affiliate link or a non-affiliate link. 

CHILDREN’S INFORMATION. Uncle John D. LLC and Texas Black Expo do not knowingly collect any personally identifiable information from children under the age of 13. Parents and guardians are encouraged spend time online with their children to observe, participate in and/or monitor and guide their online activity. If a parent or guardian believes that the Site has in its database the information of a child under the age of 13, please contact us immediately and we will use our best efforts to promptly remove such information from our records.

WITHDRAWING CONSENT. If you wish to withdraw your consent to collect, process, or store your personal data, please contact us at [email protected]. Please note that withdrawing your consent will not make any collection, processing or storage of personal information that took place prior to withdrawing consent unlawful.

CHANGES TO PRIVACY POLICY. If Uncle John D. LLC or Texas Black Expo chooses to change this Privacy Policy, these changes will be posted on this page.  

CONTACT US. If you have any questions or concerns regarding our Privacy Policy or if you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please contact us at [email protected]. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.