Information Collection and Use
You can generally visit our Sites without revealing any personally identifiable information about yourself. However, in certain sections of the Sites, we may invite you to register for an account, register to receive periodic newsletters, as well as offers and coupons, participate in surveys, questionnaires, or contests, apply for a job, participate in message boards available from our Sites, Web logs (“Blogs”) and/or other types of forums, contact us with questions or comments or request information, and provide us with feedback. Due to the nature of certain activities, we may collect personally identifiable information, including your name, email address, physical address, age or date of birth, gender, employment status, income level, other contact details, company name, username, and password. Additionally, while we collect payment information, it is important to note that Tendenci does not store or transfer any credit card data. Instead, credit card information is transmitted directly from browsers to the payment gateway (e.g., Stripe). Additionally, we may collect personally identifiable information about you that you provide to us when you contact us in person or via phone or that you voluntarily post on message boards, Blogs, and/or forums and other users will be able to see any information that you post to such message boards, Blogs and forums. We may use your personally identifiable information to deliver and provide certain services, products or information you have purchased or requested, provide you with notices regarding services, products or information that you have subscribed for or purchased or that you may want to subscribe for or purchase in the future, verify your authority to enter our Sites, to provide you with advertising and content on our Sites and by e-mail that may be of interest to you, and to improve the content and general administration of the Sites and our services.
The Sites may track the total number of visitors to our Sites, the number of visitors to each page of our Sites, browser type, IP addresses, External Websites (defined below) linked to, and we may analyze this data for trends and statistics in the aggregate, but such information will be maintained, used and disclosed in aggregate form only and it will not contain personally identifiable information. We may use such aggregate information to analyze trends, improve and administer the Sites, track users' movement, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. We may also use aggregate information about the use of our products and services to improve the capabilities of our products and services. This information will only be disclosed in aggregate form.
Links to Third Party Sites
We may employ procedural and technological measures that are reasonably designed to help protect your personally identifiable information from loss, unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration or destruction. The Site may use password protection and other security measures to help prevent unauthorized access to your personally identifiable information.