Privacy Policy

Effective 3/1/2007 - Revised November 2011

Our Commitment To Privacy
Your privacy is important to us. To better protect your privacy we provide this notice explaining our online information practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used. To make this notice easy to find, we make it available on our homepage and at every point where personally identifiable information may be requested.

The Information We Collect:
This notice applies to all information collected or submitted on the Today’s Walk and Valley Baptist Church website. On some pages, you can order products, make requests, and register to receive materials. The types of personal information collected at these pages are:

Name
Address
Email address
Phone number
Credit/Debit Card Information

On some pages, you can submit information about other people. For example, if you order a gift online and want it sent directly to the recipient, you will need to submit the recipient's address. In this circumstance, the types of personal information collected are:

Name
Address
Phone Number
(etc.)

Information Collected and Stored Automatically:
If you do nothing during your visit but browse through the website, read pages, or download information, we may gather and store certain information about your visit automatically. This information does not identify you personally. We may automatically collect and store only the following information about your visit:

  • The Internet domain (for example, "xcompany.com" if you use a private Internet access account, or "yourschool.edu" if you connect from a university's domain) and IP address (an IP address is a number that is automatically assigned to your computer whenever you are surfing the Web) from which you access our website;
  • The type of browser and operating system used to access our site;
  • The date and time you access our site;
  • The pages you visit; and
  • If you linked to Today’s Walk or Valley Baptist Church from another website, the address of that website.

We use this information to help us make our site more useful to visitors -- to learn about the number of visitors to our site and the types of technology our visitors use. We do not track or record information about individuals and their visits.

How We Use Information:
We use the information you provide about yourself when placing an order (or make a reservation) only to complete that order. We do not share this information with outside parties except to the extent necessary to complete that order.

We use the information you provide about someone else when placing an order only to ship the product and to confirm delivery. We do not share this information with outside parties except to the extent necessary to complete that order.

We use return email addresses to answer the email we receive. Such addresses are not used for any other purpose and are not shared with outside parties.

You can register with our website if you would like to receive our catalog as well as updates on our new products and services. Information you submit on our website will not be used for this purpose unless you fill out the registration form.

We use non-identifying and aggregate information to better design our website.

Finally, we 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.

Our Commitment To Data Security:
To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

Our Commitment To Children's Privacy:
Protecting the privacy of the very young is especially important. For that reason, we never collect or maintain information at our website from those we actually know are under 13, and no part of our website is structured to attract anyone under 13.

How You Can Access Or Correct Your Information:
You can access all your personally identifiable information that we collect online. You can correct factual errors in your personally identifiable information by sending us a request that credibly shows error. To protect your privacy and security, we will also take reasonable steps to verify your identity before granting access or making corrections.

How To Contact Us:
Should you have other questions or concerns about these privacy policies, please call us at (661) 393-5683 or send us an email at
info@todayswalk.org

Warranty

 

You may return your online purchases for a full refund

Returning to www.valleybaptist.org:

1. Return new books, unopened CDs, cassettes, VHS tapes, DVDs in their original condition.

2. Include your receipt (packing slip).

3. Return within 30 days of delivery date.

4. Ship all returns to:
Valley Baptist Church – Today’s Walk
4800 Fruitvale Ave
Bakersfield, CA 93308

Note:
Return Shipping charges are not refundable.

Returns made to www.valleybaptist.org/resources will be refunded in the form of the original payment method.

Returning to Today’s Walk Resource Center in Bakersfield:

1. Return new books, unopened CDs, cassettes, VHS tapes, DVDs in their original condition.

2. Present your receipt (packing slip).

3. Return within 30 days of shipment date (on packing slip).

Returns made to www.valleybaptist.org/resources will be refunded in the form of the original payment method.

Sales Tax

In accordance with applicable state law, we are required to charge sales tax in CA where Valley Baptist Church – Today’s Walk has operations. Sales tax is applied to the total amount of the order, including shipping and handling charges.

For your planning and convenience, we display an estimated sales tax amount when orders are placed. The exact sales tax will be listed on your invoice (packing slip) and reflects all state and local taxes of your order destination at the time your order is shipped.

No sales tax is charged on donations to the church including gifts for resources offered for no cost.

Shipping

Shipping Costs are based on weight.

Standard Shipping: USPS - usually shipped within 48 hours, pending item availability.