National Underground Railroad Freedom Center
September 9, 2014
TIPAWARDS.COM and all other websites and/or domains hosted in conjunction with this domain (the "Site") are services of National Underground Railroad Freedom Center, a non-profit organization based in Cincinnati, OH.
Your IP Address
Like most websites, each time you visit the Site, we automatically collect your IP address and the web page from which you came. We use this information in order to administer and optimize the Site for you, to diagnose problems with our Site, to conduct research regarding the effectiveness of the Site and our marketing and business efforts, and, in certain cases, to help identify you. While not all of this information is personally identifiable, it may be associated with personally identifiable information that you provide us through the Site.
Information We Collect From You
In order to operate the Site and provide you with information on products and services that may be of interest to you, we may collect personal information (i.e. information that could be used to contact you, such as full name, postal address, phone number and email address), financial information (e.g. passwords and credit card numbers) and demographic information (e.g. zip code, hometown, gender, purchase history information, and age) from you.
Information Other Web Sites Collect From You
How We Use Your Information
We use your information, including your personal and financial information, to help us efficiently perform transactions on the Site, to deliver the services you have requested, to contact you when necessary in connection with events for which you purchased items and services on the Site (including event confirmations, changes and cancellations), and to send you information, offers, and other promotional materials. We carefully select the information we send to you and attempt to send you offers that are of value to you, such as discounts, exclusive offers or special event information. If you provide your e-mail address to us in connection with a request for information or services, we may share it with trusted third parties in order to help provide the requested information or services.
How We Use Financial Information
We use your financial information to check your qualifications, to process gifts and donations, to bill you for products and services, and to enable you to participate in discount, rebate, and similar programs in which you may elect to participate. By making a purchase or donation, or engaging in any other kind of activity that uses financial information, on the Site, you consent to our providing your financial information to our service providers and to such third parties as we determine is necessary to process your transactions, as well as to your credit card issuer for their purposes. These third parties include the credit card companies and banking institutions used to process the transaction.
How We Use Demographic Information
We use demographic information to tailor the Site and communications to the interests of our users. We may share anonymous, aggregated (i.e. grouped) demographic information to third parties (such as potential partners, investors, grant making organizations, and foundations), so that they can tailor their advertisements and communications to the appropriate audience.
Our Security Precautions
Strong precautions are taken to protect the information of the users of our Site. When users submit sensitive information via the Site, that Information is protected both online and off-line. These precautions are intended to help prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure correct use of information. For example, we limit access to customers' personal information to employees, agents, and affiliates who we believe reasonably need to know that information in order to provide products, services, and support to our customers or in order to do their jobs.
We take credit card information security seriously and use a variety of technical solutions to make shopping safe at our Site. Your financial information is encrypted and is protected utilizing the industry standard Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) encryption software.
Although we endeavor to provide reasonably security for all information we collect and maintain, no security system can prevent all potential security breaches, and National Underground Railroad Freedom Center cannot and does not guarantee that its security procedures will prevent unauthorized access to or disclosure of your information. In addition, your information may be transferred to and maintained on computer networks which may be located outside of the state, province, country, or other governmental jurisdiction in which you reside, and the country or jurisdiction in which these computer networks are located may not have privacy laws as protective as the laws in your country or jurisdiction.
California Do Not Track Disclosures
National Underground Railroad Freedom Center does not use the Site to knowingly solicit data from or market to individuals under the age of 18. If a parent or guardian becomes aware that his or her child has provided information to us through the Site without their consent, he or she should contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will delete such information within a reasonable time.
How You Can Access and Update Your Personal Information and other Account Information
We give you the opportunity to modify information you have provided to us at any time by logging into the system and navigating to your account and selecting those portions of your account you would like to update. Please note that changing or deleting your information through your account profile will only change or delete the data in our database for purposes of transacting future business on the Site and for managing future communications from Cincinnati Museum Center. These changes and deletions will not change or delete:
A) Information already collected as part of a particular purchase in our transactions database which may be shared with third parties involved in the processing of financial transactions, as discussed above; or
You can also send us mail to: National Underground Railroad Freedom Center, 50 E. Freedom Way Cincinnati, OH 45202
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