Additional Privacy Information for California Residents

Charlesbridge Publishing, Inc. Privacy Policy (our “Privacy Policy”) provides most of the information required by the California Consumer Privacy Act and the California Privacy Rights Act (collectively, the “CPRA”).  This supplemental privacy notice gives California residents the additional information required by the CPRA.

  1. Your California Privacy Rights

The CPRA provides California residents with specific privacy rights:

  • The right to know what personal information and sensitive personal information we collect
  • The right to access your personal information
  • The right to correct inaccurate personal information
  • The right to request that we delete your personal information
  • The right to know what categories of personal information are sold to third parties and to opt-out of that sale
  • The right to know what categories of personal information are shared with third parties for cross-contextual behavioral targeting and to opt-out of that sharing 
  • The right to limit the use and disclosure of sensitive personal information, and
  • The right not to be retaliated against for exercising your privacy rights

Personal information of children under 16 cannot be sold or shared without affirmative consent.  We do not sell or share any personal information of children under 18 without affirmative consent.

If you are a California resident, you may exercise your rights by:

  • Calling our Toll-Free Number: (800) 225-3214
  • contact us

If you are exercising CPRA access or deletion rights on behalf of another person, please understand that we will need to verify your authority with the person you seek to represent. 

We will not retaliate against you if you exercise your rights under CPRA.  

  1. Additional CPRA Right to Know Disclosures

Charlesbridge uses and discloses the categories of personal information described in Section 1 of this Privacy Policy.

Charlesbridge also uses and discloses the following categories of sensitive personal information as described in more detail in Section 1 of this Privacy Policy.  We do not process any sensitive personal information for the purpose of inferring characteristics about you. 

Category of Sensitive Personal Information

Purposes for Use and Disclosure

Can I limit this Use and Disclosure?

Government-issued Identification Numbers

We use and disclose government-issued identification numbers in connection with payments made to individuals for tax reporting and compliance.


Account log-in credentials

We use and disclose account access information as needed to allow you to access your account, for account security purposes.


Financial account numbers Payment card numbers

We use and disclose financial account and payment card numbers as needed to process transactions.


We do not collect biometric data, or precise geolocation data.

  1. Sale of Personal Information and Sharing of Personal Information for Cross-Contextual Behavioral Targeting; Collection of Personal Information by Third Parties

Charlesbrige does not sell any personal information for monetary consideration.

  1. Financial Incentives

Charlesbridge does not offer financial incentives for the collection or sale of personal information. We may offer individuals the opportunity to receive coupons or discounts via email. If you ask us to delete your information, we will not be able to send you additional coupons or discounts via email, however coupons or discounts sent to you previously will continue to be honored according to their original terms.

[1] Charlesbridge Publishing, Inc. is defined herein as Charlesbridge, Charlesbridge Teen, and Charlesbridge Moves.

[2] Everyday Business Purposes encompasses the Business Purposes (as defined by California law) and following related purposes for which any personal information may processed:

  • To provide the information, product or service requested by the individual or as reasonably expected given the context in which with the personal information was collected (such as customer credentialing, providing customer service and preference management, providing product updates, bug fixes or recalls, newsletters sign-ups, member messaging and dispute resolution)
  • For identity and credential management, including identity verification and authentication, system and technology administration 
  • To protect the security and integrity of systems, networks, applications and data, including detecting, analyzing and resolving security threats, and collaborating with cybersecurity centers, consortia and law enforcement about imminent threats 
  • For fraud detection and prevention,
  • For legal and regulatory compliance, including all uses and disclosures of personal information that are required by law or for reasonably needed for compliance with company policies and procedures, such as: anti-money laundering programs, security and incident response programs, intellectual property protection and anti-piracy programs, and corporate ethics and compliance hotlines, 
  • For corporate audit, analysis and reporting,
  • To enforce our contracts and to protect against injury, theft, legal liability, fraud or abuse, to protect people or property, including physical security programs
  • To de-identify the data or create aggregated datasets, such as for consolidating reporting, research or analytics,
  • To make back-up copies for business continuity and disaster recovery purposes, and 
  • For corporate governance, including mergers, acquisitions and divestitures.

If you visit our website with the Global Privacy Control opt-out preference signal enabled, depending on where you are, we will treat this as a request to opt-out of activity that may be considered a “sale” or “sharing” of personal information or other uses that may be considered targeted advertising for the device and browser you used to visit our website.