HOW SWPALS.ORG USES YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
SW PALS takes your privacy seriously. Our policy was created to affirm and practice our commitment to maintain the privacy of our users and to inform you of the practices we follow in protecting your Personally Identifiable Information. This policy covers how SWPals.org treats personal information that SWPals.org collects and receives, including information related to your use of SWPals.org services and products.
Our policy was created to affirm and practice our commitment to maintaining the privacy of our users and to inform you of the practices we follow in protecting your Personally Identifiable Information.
SWPals.org collects personal information when you register with us and when you use SWPals.org products or services, when you visit SWPals.org pages or download from the site. SWPals.org may combine information about you that we have with information we obtain from business partners (e.g. Sophia books) or other companies.
WE COLLECT INFORMATION
“Personally identifiable information” (PII), is information that can be used on its own or with other information to identify, contact, or locate a single person, or to identify an individual in context.
We collect your data when you:
- Visit our web site;
- Log onto our website;
- Sign up to receive information about a particular ministry;
- Receive prayer or other ministry services;
- Request or purchase a product at the bookstore, via the web, or through the telephone;
- Make a donation to Shalom Media or Shalom Media Ministries;
- and For a variety of other reasons not listed here.
If you give us your Personally Identifiable Information for any reason, we assure that your information to be strictly confidential and private. When we collect, use or disclose your Personally Identifiable Information, we will obtain your consent to do so unless such permission is obvious or implied. SWPals.org automatically receives and records information from your computer and browser, including your IP address, SWPals.org cookie information, software and hardware attributes, and the page you request.
SWPals.org uses information for the following general purposes:
- to customize the content you see,
- fulfil your requests for products and services,
- improve our services, contact you, conduct research, and
- provide anonymous reporting for internal and external clients.
WE COLLECT INFORMATION FOR:
We collect information to provide better services to all of our users. We use your Personally Identifiable Information to provide you with the services or products for which you requested us with your information, and/or for those purposes considered reasonable under the circumstances. We do not sell your information to third parties and we may share your information with our subsidiaries or with other shalom ministries from whom we obtain services, or when it is necessary to comply with the law or to protect the rights, property or safety of Shalom Media.
ACCURACY OF THE INFORMATION
Shalom Media endeavours keep your Personally Identifiable Information as accurate as possible so that it can continue to provide you with the products and services you’ve requested. For this, we will need your assistance in maintaining the accuracy of your information. You may request a correction to your Personally Identifiable Information by emailing [email protected]
DURATION OF THE INFORMATION
We retain your Personally Identifiable Information for as long as necessary to fulfil the purpose for which you gave it or for any legal or business purpose. When your information is no longer required by Shalom Media for any reason, we have procedures in place to destroy it, delete it, or convert it to anonymous form.
INFORMATION SHARING AND DISCLOSURE
Shalom Media is committed to protecting your Personally Identifiable Information from unauthorized access or disclosure or use. For this, we do our best to maintain maximum security both in our technology and our physical records. We also limit access to your information only to persons management determines need to know for the purpose of providing you with the requested products and services. SWPals.org does not rent, sell, or share personal information about you with other people or non-affiliated companies except to provide products or services you’ve requested, when we have your permission, or under the following circumstances:
We will share personal information with companies, organizations or individuals outside of Shalom Media when we have your consent to do so. We require opt-in consent for the sharing of any sensitive personal information. If your Shalom Media account is managed for you by a domain administrator then your domain administrator and resellers who provide user support to your organization will have access to your Shalom Media Account information (including your email and other data). Your domain administrator may be able to:
- view statistics regarding your account,
- change your account password,
- suspend or terminate your account access,
- access or retain information stored as part of your account,
- receive your account information in order to satisfy applicable law, regulation, legal process or enforceable governmental request, and
- restrict your ability to delete or edit information or privacy settings.
Your privacy on the Internet is extremely important to us. Because you give us personal information, we believe you should fully understand the terms and conditions regarding what we do with that information. This privacy statement discloses the information we gather, how we use it, and how you can correct or change it. You can edit your SWPals.org Account Information, including your preferences at any time. We reserve the right to send you certain communications relating to the SWPals.org service, such as service announcements, administrative messages and the SWPals.org Newsletter, that are considered part of your SWPals.org account, without offering you the opportunity to opt out of receiving them. You can delete your SWPals.org account by visiting our Account Deletion page. If you ask SWPals.org to delete your account, in most cases your account will be deactivated and then deleted from our user registration database in approximately 90 days. This delay is necessary to discourage users from engaging in fraudulent activity. Please note that any information that we have copied may remain in back-up storage for some period of time after your deletion request. This may be the case even though no account information remains in our active user databases. If you ask SWPals.org to delete your account, in most cases your account will be deactivated and then deleted from our user registration database in approximately 90 days. This delay is necessary to discourage users from engaging in fraudulent activity. Please note that any information that we have copied may remain in back-up storage for some period of time after your deletion request. This may be the case even though no account information remains in our active user databases.
Internet Provider Address
We use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server and to administer our Web site. Your IP address is used to help identify you and your shopping cart and to gather broad demographic information when you register for events, festivals, periodical subscription, donations etc.
Cookie on your Hard drive
- To keep track of items you put into your shopping cart.
- To tell us whether you’ve visited SWPals.org previously.
- To help determine whether you came to SWPals.org from a particular Internet link or banner advertisement.
- To personalize your experience on our site.
- To remember who you are.
- QUESTIONS AND SUGGESTIONS If you have questions, suggestions, or wish to make a complaint, please contact us at: Shalom Media USA, 211 E. Wisconsin Rd, Edinburg, TX 78539 Phone: (215) 366-3031