All websites administered by Tress Marketing Solutions, LLC (“TMS”), including https://www.fasterwaytofatloss.com, https://www.fasterwaytofatlossmen.com and https://www.fasterwaycoach.com and (collectively as the “Websites”),  are governed by the following Privacy and Data Usage Policy. 

We respect your privacy and are committed to protecting it. The purpose of this Privacy and Data Usage Policy is to inform you what personally identifiable information we may collect and how it may be used. 

PRIVACY POLICY

WHAT INFORMATION DO WE COLLECT AND HOW IS IT USED? 

  • Information You Voluntarily Submit to the Website: The Website may collect personal information from you such as your name or email address. For example, you may voluntarily submit information to the Website by leaving a comment, subscribing to a newsletter, or submitting a contact form. In addition, we may ask you to create a user profile, which would allow you to create a username and password. We will store the username, but your password will not be visible in our records.

  • Information We Collect from Others: The Website may receive information about you from other sources. For example, if you use a third-party software through the site, they may transfer information to us for fulfillment.

  • Automatically-Collected Information: The Website automatically collects certain information about you and the device with which you access the Website. For example, when you use the Website, The Website will log your IP address, operating system type, browser type, referring website, pages you viewed, and the dates/times when you accessed the Website. The Website may also collect information about actions you take when using the Website, such as links clicked.

  • Cookies: The Website may log information using cookies, which are small data files stored on your browser by the Website. The Website may use both session cookies, which expire when you close your browser, and persistent cookies, which stay on your browser until deleted, to provide you with a more personalized experience on the Website.

HOW YOUR INFORMATION MAY BE USED

The Website may use the information collected in the following ways:

  • To operate and maintain the Website;

  • To create your account, identify you as a user of the Website, and customize the Website for your account;

  • To facilitate your access to any paid products;

  • To send you promotional information, such as newsletters. Each email promotion will provide information on how to opt-out of future mailings;

  • To send you administrative communications, such as administrative emails, confirmation emails, technical notices, updates on policies, or security alerts;

  • To respond to your comments or inquiries;

  • To provide you with user support;

  • To process payment for purchases you make on the Websites;

  • To track and measure advertising on the Website; or,

  • To protect, investigate, and deter against unauthorized or illegal activity.

THIRD-PARTY USE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION

The Website may share your information with third parties when you explicitly authorize us to share your information. Additionally, the Website may use third-party service providers to service various aspects of the Website. Each third-party service provider’s use of your personal information is dictated by their respective privacy policies. The Website currently uses the following third-party service providers:

  • Squarespace Analytics – this service tracks Website usage and provides information such as referring websites and user actions on the Website. Squarespace Analytics may capture your IP address, but no other personal information is captured by Squarespace Analytics.

  • Active Campaign – this service is used for delivery of email updates and newsletters. Active Campaign stores your name and email address for purposes of delivering such communications.

  • Paypal – this service is used for payment processing on ecommerce products. At no time is your banking information passed to the Website. We receive only information used for order fulfillment and reporting.

  • Stripe – this service is used for payment processing on ecommerce products. At no time is your banking information passed to the Website. We receive only information used for order fulfillment and reporting.

  • Samcart – this service is used for our ecommerce products. Your personal information may be shared with us for purposes of order fulfillment, customer service, or reporting. You may automatically receive certain correspondence from us related to your order, but your purchase will not automatically add you to any marketing email lists.

  • Kajabi – this service is used to host our ecommerce products. Your personal information is used to create your account and communicate with you regarding the service.

  • Typeform – this service is used occasionally to capture information from our clients. All personal information is voluntarily input and is not required unless a client elects to submit the applicable form. Any information input into the form is saved by Typeform and is accessible to TMS staff.

  • Post Affiliate Pro – this service is used to allow us to service our affiliate programs, including products sold by our FASTer Way to Fat Loss Certified Coaches.

  • Intercom – this service is used to provide customer service to our clients. Your IP address, email address, and voluntarily entered information will be stored by Intercom on its servers.

  • Leadpages – this service is used to create subscription pages. Leadpages captures information, which it automatically transfers to Active Campaign.

At this time, your personal information is not shared with any other third-party applications. This list may be amended from time to time in the Website’s sole discretion.

Except when required by law, Tress Marketing Solutions will not sell, distribute, or reveal your email addresses or other personal information without your consent; however, Tress Marketing Solutions may disclose or transfer personal information collected through the Website to third parties who acquire all or a portion of our business, which may be the result of a merger, consolidation, or purchase of all or a portion of our assets, or in connection with any bankruptcy or reorganization proceeding brought by or against us.

ANONYMOUS DATA

From time to time, Tress Marketing Solutions may use anonymous data, which does not identify you alone, or when combined with data from other parties. This type of anonymous data may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses. Examples of this anonymous data may include analytics or information collected from cookies.

COOKIES

The Website uses cookies to store visitors’ preferences, record user-specific information on what pages users access or visit, ensure that visitors are not repeatedly sent the same banner ads, customize content based on visitors’ browser type or other information that the visitor sends. Cookies may also be used by third-party services, such as Google Analytics, as described herein.

Users may, at any time, prevent the setting of cookies, by the Website, by using a corresponding setting of your internet browser and may thus permanently deny the setting of cookies. Furthermore, already set cookies may be deleted at any time via an Internet browser or other software programs. This is possible in all popular Internet browsers. However, if users deactivate the setting of cookies in your Internet browser, not all functions of our Website may be entirely usable.

ADVERTISING

Retargeting Ads
From time to time, the Websites may engage in remarketing efforts with third-party companies, such as Google, Facebook, or Instagram, in order to market the Website. These companies use cookies to serve ads based on someone's past visits to the Websites. This means, after visiting the Websites, you may see an ad for our services. However, your personally identifiable information is not used by any remarketing service other than to present you offers from the Websites. We use the following third-party service providers for remarketing:

Facebook: Opt-out of Facebook remarketing here
Google: Opt-out of Google remarketing here

Newsletters
On the Website, you may subscribe to our newsletter, which may be used for advertising purposes. All newsletters sent may contain tracking pixels. The pixel is embedded in emails and allows an analysis of the success of online marketing campaigns. Because of these tracking pixels, Tress Marketing Solutions may see if and when you open an email and which links within the email you click. Also, this allows Tress Marketing Solutions to adapt the content of future newsletters to the interests of the user. This behavior will not be passed on to third parties.

Affiliate Program Participation
The Websites may engage in affiliate marketing, which is done by embedding tracking links into the Websites. If you click on a link for an affiliate partnership, a cookie will be placed on your browser to track any sales for purposes of commissions.  

Tress Marketing Solutions, LLC. is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and links to Amazon.com.  As part of this Amazon Associates program, TMS will post customized links, provided by Amazon, to track the referrals to their website. This program utilizes cookies to track visits for the purposes of assigning commission on these sales.

RIGHTS RELATED TO YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION

Opt-out – You may opt-out of future email communications by following the unsubscribe links in our emails. You may also notify us at clientsupport@fasterwaytofatloss.com to be removed from our mailing list.

Access – You may access the personal information we have about you by submitting a request to clientsupport@fasterwaytofatloss.com.

Amend – You may contact us at clientsupport@fasterwaytofatloss.com to amend or update your personal information.

Forget – In certain situations, you may request that we erase or forget your personal data. To do so, please submit a request to clientsupport@fasterwaytofatloss.com.

Please note that we may need to retain certain information for recordkeeping purposes or to complete transactions, or when required by law.

SENSITIVE PERSONAL INFORMATION

At no time should you submit sensitive personal information to the Website. This includes your social security number, information regarding race or ethnic origin, political opinions, religious beliefs, health information, criminal background, or trade union memberships. If you elect to submit such information to us, it will be subject to this Privacy Policy.

CHILDREN'S INFORMATION

The Website does not knowingly collect any personally identifiable information from children under the age of 16. If a parent or guardian believes that the Website has personally identifiable information of a child under the age of 16 in its database, please contact us immediately at clientsupport@fasterwaytofatloss.com and we will use our best efforts to promptly remove such information from our records.

Notice for Nevada Residents

Pursuant to Nevada SB 220, Nevada residents may opt out of the sale of any personal information. As described above, your personal information may be shared with third party vendors in order to fulfill purchased products or to communicate with you. TMS does not sell your personal information. If you have any questions regarding our usage of your personal information, please email clientsupport@fasterwaytofatloss.com

CONTACT INFORMATION

At any time, please contact us at clientsupport@fasterwaytofatloss.com for questions related to this Privacy Policy. 

Last updated: September 2019