Privacy Policy

This privacy policy has been developed to comply with Canada’s Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (“PIPEDA”). It was written for all visitors to my website, and outlines how I manage your personal information and safeguard your privacy.

What information do I collect?

I collect information from you when you register on my site, place an order or subscribe to my newsletter.

When ordering or registering on my site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your: name, e-mail address, mailing address or credit card information. You may, however, visit my site anonymously.

What do I use your information for?

Any of the information I collect from you may be used in one of the following ways:

  • To personalize your experience (your information helps me to better respond to your individual needs)
  • To improve my website (I continually strive to improve my website offerings based on the information and feedback received from you)
  • To improve customer service (your information helps me to more effectively respond to your customer service requests and support needs)
  • To process transactions

Your information, whether public or private, will not be sold, exchanged, transferred, or given to any other company for any reason whatsoever, without your consent, other than for the express purpose of delivering the purchased product or service requested.

What about subscribing to my e-newsletter?

I am a strong supporter of the new Canadian Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL) and take your privacy very seriously. All information provided while subscribing to my e-newsletter will be used solely to communicate updates on my books, articles, workshops, and teaching schedule. No information about specific individuals will ever be rented, shared or sold for commercial purposes. By submitting your email address, you grant me explicit consent to send you e-newsletters as detailed above. You may withdraw your consent at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link, found at the foot of every email that I send to you. You may also withdraw consent by sending an email request to: threadsofyoga[at]

How do I protect your information?

I implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you place an order or enter, submit, or access your personal information.

I offer the use of a secure server. All supplied sensitive/credit information is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology and then encrypted into our Payment gateway providers database only to be accessible by those authorized with special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential.

After a transaction, your private information will not be stored on our servers.

Do I use cookies?

Yes. Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computers hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables the sites or service providers systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information.

I use cookies to help remember and process the items in your shopping cart, understand and save your preferences for future visits and compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interaction so that I can offer better site experiences and tools in the future.

Do I disclose any information to outside parties?

I do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist me in operating my website, conducting my business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential.

Your Consent

By using my site, you consent to this website privacy policy.

Changes to my Privacy Policy

If I change my privacy policy, I will update the Privacy Policy modification date below.

This policy was last modified on July 29, 2014

Contacting me

If there are any questions regarding this privacy policy you may contact me using the information below.