June 1, 2021
Who We Are
Types of Data We Collect
Paragon collects two types of data: anonymous information and personally-identifiable information. Each is described in more detail below.
Anonymous or Non-Personal Information
Personally Identifiable Information
Paragon collects personal information from you for the purpose of providing the services as well as providing a customized experience on the site. To enable Paragon to effectively provide products and/or services to you, we collect your name, mailing address, email address, order history, and username and password for any Paragon websites.
While Paragon asks for payment information on our website, we do not store any payment details.
How to View your Cookies
Viewing your cookies in varies device by device and browser by browser. Paragon recommends checking with the manufacturer (Google, Apple, Microsoft, etc.) of your browser for the most authoritative steps on how to view all of the cookies stored on your device as well as how to search for specific cookies. In addition, there are sites such as AllAboutCookies.org where you can find general help regarding how to manage your cookies. Please visit AllAboutCookies.org/manage-cookies/ for more information.
How to Delete or Block Cookies
Similar to the guidance on managing cookies, Paragon suggests relying on the manufacturer documentation for authoritative guidance on the process of deleting or blocking cookies. You can also utilize sites like AllAboutCookies.org/manage-cookies/clear-cookies-installed.html for general information on all browser.
How to Delete your HONED™ Data
You are able to have your HONED™ data deleted from our active services at any time. This will remove all past order history, rewards points accumulation, and personally identifiable information from our web store as well as any communication tools we utilize. When this data is deleted, you will not be able to recover past order history or points balances.
To request a deletion of HONED™ data, please send an email to [email protected] and we will be happy to handle your request promptly.
How Long We Retain your Data
Data retention pertains only to the information that you will find in the My Account section of our website. Cookies are stored on the computer/device of the visitor and therefore not retained by Paragon. Our cookies may persist on your device and be accessed by our website for up to two years.
Paragon retains all information you provide to us indefinitely. Credit card information is not stored directly with Paragon.
How HONED™ Protects your Data
Security for HONED™ Website and HONED™ Blog is in accordance with industry standards to protect the security of your personal information both online and offline. Personally identifiable information is stored on computer servers in a controlled environment that is reasonably protected from unauthorized misuse or disclosure. We use available technology and other techniques to implement systems like firewalls, and/or encryption to secure marketing data transfers.
Orders placed on the HONED™ website are encrypted using Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology, an industry standard that is used by vendors to ensure the security of online business.
Our internal data security policies restrict access of information to authorized employees. We maintain digital and procedural safeguards to guard our customers’ personal information. Employees who violate our data security policies are subject to disciplinary action, up to and including termination.
Contests, Surveys, and Promotions are Included in this Policy
From time to time, HONED™may offer you the opportunity to participate in contests, giveaways and other promotions. Any information submitted in connection with such activities will be treated in accordance with this Privacy and Security Policy, except as specifically set forth in the rules for those contests, giveaways or promotions. From time to time, HONED™ may also ask you to participate in surveys designed to help HONED™ improve the Site. Any personal information provided to HONED™ in connection with any survey will be used only in relation to that survey and as elsewhere set forth in this Policy.
Paragon does not intentionally engage or gather personal information from visitors who are not adults in our area of operation. If a child submits personal information to us and we learn that the personal information is the information of a child, we will work to delete the information as soon as possible. If you believe that we might have any personal information from a child, please contact us at [email protected]
Questions? Contact Us
Paragon VMS USA Corp.
100 Overlook Center, 2nd Fl
Princeton, NJ 08540
Email: [email protected]