Privacy Policy

Protecting your privacy information is our priority. This Statement of Privacy applies to and The Cheesery and governs data collection and usage. For the purpose of this privacy policy unless otherwise noted, all references to The Cheesery include and The Cheesery. The The Cheesery website is a E-Commerce site. By using the The Cheesery website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

Collection of your Personal Information

In order to better provide you with products and services offered on our site, The Cheesery may collect personally identifiable information, such as your:

  • First and Last Name
  • Mailing Address
  • E-mail Address
  • Phone Number

If you purchase The Cheesery’s products and services, we collect billing and credit card information. This information is used to complete the purchase transaction.

The Cheesery may also collect anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your:

  • Age
  • Gender
  • Etc

We do not collect any personal information about you unless you voluntarily provide it to us. However, you may be required to provide certain personal information to us when you elect to use products or service available on the site. THese may include: (a) registering for an account on our site; (b) entering a sweepstakes or contest sponsored by us of one of our partners; ( c ) signing up for special offers from selected third parties; (d) send us an email message; (e) submitting your credit card or other payment information when ordering and purchasing products or services on our site. To wit, we will use your information for, but not limited to, communicated with you in relation to services and/or products you have required from us. We also may gather additional personal or non-personal information in the future.

Use of your Personal Information

The Cheesery collects and uses your personal information to operate it’s website(s) and deliver the services you have requested.

The Cheesery may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from The Cheesery and its affiliates.

Sharing Information with Third Parties

The Cheesery does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties.

The Cheesery may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about particular offerings that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (email, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party.

The Cheesery may share with trusted partners to help perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to (business name), and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.

The Cheesery may disclose your personal information, without notice, if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such actions is necessary to: (a) confirm to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on (business name) or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of (Business name); and/or ( c ) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of (business name), or the public.

Automatically Collected Information

Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by The Cheesery. This information can include: your IP Address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used for the operation of service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the The Cheesery website.


This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content of privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.

Security of your Personal Information

The Cheesery secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. The Cheesery uses the following methods for this purpose:

  • SSL Protocol

When personal information (such as credit card number) is transmitted to other websites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol.

We strive to take appropriate security measures to protect against unauthorized access to or alteration of your information. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet or any other wireless network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personal information, you acknowledge that: (a) there are security and privacy limitations inherent to the Internet which are beyond our control; and (b) securit, integrity, and privacy of any and all information and data exchange between you and us through the Site cannot be guaranteed.

Children Under Thirteen

The Cheesery does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen. If you are under the age of thirteen, you must ask your parent or guardian for permission to use this website.

E-mail Communications

From time to time, The Cheesery may contact you via email for the purpose of providing announcements, promotional offers, alerts, confirmations, surveys, and/or other general communication.

Changes to the Statement

The Cheesery reserves the right to change this privacy policy from time to time. We will notify you about significant changes in the way we treat personal information by sending a notice to the primary email specified in your account, by placing a prominent notice on our site, and/or by updating any privacy information on this page. Your continued use of the Site and/or Services available through this Site after such modifications will constitute your: (a) acknowledgement of the modified Privacy Policy; and (b) agreement to abide and be bound by that Policy.

Contact Information

The Cheesery welcomes your questions or comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that The Cheesery has not adhered to this Statement, please contact The Cheesery at:


5201 Main Street,

Ruston, WA 98407




Effective as of 2/1/2019

Refund Policy

Please view our comprehensive refund and cancellation policies below:

Class Cancellations


If you are unable to attend a class for which you have registered, class registration fees are non-refundable, but registrations are transferable,  Alternatively, if you cancel your registration, we can issue you a school credit that may be applied to a future registration, for up to one year, provided cancellation notice is given 48 hours prior to the start of  class. A school credit may only be used once toward a registration — you will not receive another credit if you cancel a registration that was paid for using a school credit. If your party is four or more people, we require 72 hours’ notice of a cancellation. As we are a small business with very limited seating and perishable products, we are not able to make any exceptions to this policy.

Classes Purchased as Gifts

If you are purchasing a class for a friend, please be aware that the policies detailed above apply to classes given as gifts. If you have any concern about your friend’s schedule, please consider a gift certificate rather than a specific class. If you prefer to purchase a specific class, please provide us with your friend’s email address. Otherwise, you will be our point of contact for the class confirmation and courtesy reminder.


To redeem a credit, please call our office at 206-388-2295 or email us at Our online system will not recognize your credit as payment.