Privacy Policy

The Information We Collect

This notice applies to all information collected or submitted on the website. On some pages, you can submit personal information (such as your email address), order products, make requests, and register to receive materials. The types of personal information collected on these pages are: your name, address, email address, credit/debit card information.

The Way We Use Information

We use the information you provide about yourself to fulfill your requests/orders and to provide you with meaningful information about our products and services.

We DO NOT sell, give, lend, swap, share, or in any other way release ANY personal information about you to ANY third party (including any sponsors or business partners). Period.

You can register with our website if you would like to receive our newsletter. Information you submit on our website will not be used for this purpose unless you fill out the registration form.

Our Commitment To Data Security

The Planning Shop recognizes that, in some cases, we will be storing private data about you in our databases, such as name and email address. (Note: due to the extreme sensitivity of credit card data, we DO NOT store credit card information in our database—see below). To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure your data.

It is important to recognize, however, that although we have done and continue to do everything within our power to protect your data, no company can guarantee that malicious third parties could never attempt to illegally gain access to their databases or servers. Although such a threat is highly unlikely, we feel it is our duty to inform you of the remote possibility. Furthermore, we are obligated to comply with any court orders, subpoenas, or search warrants issued by official law enforcement agencies which may force us to release information stored in our systems.

Credit Card Data Security

When you make a purchase from our online shopping cart, you will be asked to provide your credit card information. This information is immediately sent via a secure, encrypted connection to our card processing provider. For your security, we do not store credit card data anywhere in our system.

Our Commitment To Children's Privacy

Protecting the privacy of the very young is especially important. For that reason, we never collect or maintain information at our website from those we actually know are under 13, and no part of our website is structured to attract anyone under 13.

How You Can Access Or Correct Your Information

You can access all your personally identifiable information that we collect online and maintain by writing an email requesting this information to info (at) We use this procedure to better safeguard your information. Should you have additional questions or concerns about these privacy policies, please contact us:

The Planning Shop
555 Bryant Street, #180
Palo Alto CA 94301
ph: 650-289-9120

info (at)