TERMS OF SALE / PRIVACY POLICY

TERMS OF SALE:  Any sale of Electronically delivered products is final.  Refunds on these items will not be issued, however every effort will be made to ensure the customer's satisfaction  and credits may be issued if you do not receive your files.

All artwork used for designs on our website both for sale and for free are owned and protected by the creators of the artwork and all rules are respected as set out by them.  All designs available on our website both for sale and offered as gifts for free are owned and protected by the original digitizers who have created them.

When you download any free designs from this website or our Yahoo! Group, or purchase designs at Diamond Cottage Designs, Adorable Affordable Design Mall or Embroidery Billboard, you are the sole “AUTHORIZED USER” of the software file provided and are legally bound by the laws that apply to the authorization.  By downloading the files, you are agreeing to adhere to the guidelines listed on this page and website whether or not you have read them in detail.

You are actually only receiving a license to use the software files and to stitch them out on items for gifts, personal use and limited items to sell.  If you sell your finished projects on the internet, we require a link back to our website with credit given to Diamond Cottage Designs.  The original software file remains the sole property of the original digitizer who holds the digitized files and licensed permissions for the artwork.

YOU ARE PROHIBITED FROM SHARING, TRANSFERRING or SELLING THE DESIGN FILES OR CLIPART BY ANY MEANS.  YOU ARE PROHIBITED FROM ALTERING OR CHANGING THE FILES EXCEPT TO CUSTOMIZE A DESIGN FOR PERSONAL USE ONLY.  You may, however, add lettering or change the colours to personalize the designs.

THIS POLICY IS STRICTLY ENFORCED AND A BREAK OF THIS AGREEMENT COULD RESULT IN LEGAL ACTION. 


PRIVACY POLICY:  We are strongly committed to safeguarding our customers' privacy on this web site and we operate under a strict privacy policy:

The only information we obtain about our customers is information we need to process credit card charges for their purchases via BMT Micro. The information collected is never revealed, sold, or made public for any reason.  We are governed by the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act of Canada updated on March 3, 2006.  Personally identifiable information provided by subscribers (name, email or home address, etc.) is never disclosed to any individual or business.

External Links:  In order to provide visitors with greater value, some of our pages may provide links to various third party websites. In no case is subscriber information or 'cookies' provided to the third party websites.   However, keep in mind that many sites do attempt to capture visitor information when you browse those sites. Once you leave our site, we are not able to alert you should another site's attempt to gather information from your browser and you should read their Privacy Policy to ensure that you have not inadvertently given away any information you do not wish to.

Communications from Us:  Our site gives users the opportunity to opt-in to receive communications from us and is only ever used by the owners personally. You can be assured that we never reveal, sell, or make available your email address to anyone for any purpose. This site also gives users options for removing their information from our database in order to stop receiving our communications.

Other:   If you have questions regarding our privacy policy, feel free to contact us.  If, for any reason, we change our Privacy Policy, you will find an updated copy on this page with a new creation date noted below.                         Creation Date:  April 6, 2008