Privacy Policy

The Choose Happiness website is owned by Deborah Mendel and the Option Method Institute.

Mailing address
Deborah Mendel
P.O. Box 1192
Walnut Grove, CA 95690

We collect the domain name or IP address of each visitor to our site. This information is used to determine where visitors originate (for instance, in the USA versus other countries). Information such as browser and operating system used may also be tracked, but the individual user is not identified. This information is used to improve the content and presentation of this site.

We may use cookies to store visitors’ preferences and record session information.

If you supply us with your phone number or postal address online, you will receive only the information for which you provided your phone number or address. If you do not want to receive e-mail from us in the future, please contact us.

Online credit card sales are handled through PayPal, and we don’t have access to your credit card or bank account numbers. We do receive your name and contact information. If you have questions about PayPal’s handling of your personal information, please visit the PayPal website.

From time to time, we may use customer information for new, unanticipated uses not previously disclosed in our privacy policy. If our information practices change, we will post the policy changes to our website to notify you of these changes. In addition, we will use only data collected from the time of the policy change forward for these new purposes.

If our privacy policy changes, we will post the policy changes to our site. If you are concerned about how your information is used, you should check this page regularly.

If you feel that this site is not following its stated information policy, please contact us.

Updated July 22, 2009