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BCF Respects the privacy of visitors to BackstageChats.com and BackstageChatsFoundation.org. BCF strongly believes that if electronic commerce and online activities are to flourish, consumers must be assured that information provided online is used responsibly and appropriately. To protect online privacy, BCF has the following policy.
What information does BCF Collect?
It is our general policy to collect and store only personal information that our contributors, sponsors, and visitors knowingly provide. If our privacy policies change, we will notify all users by e-mail or a special announcement placed on both the .com and .org web sites. This information is only used by BCF for the purposes requested by said visitor and it is never shared.
BCF uses Google Analytics, MailChimp, iTunes Affiliate Program, and Amazon Affiliates program to provide content, advertising, and statistical information about visitors to our web site.
Google Analytics collect information about site visitors so it can analyze our web site’s performance so we can design effective content, marketing, and advertising programs. You can review Google Analytics’ policies for safeguarding your data.
We collect basic personal information such as your email address and name for our e-newsletters that are distributed using Mailchimp.com. Here is a link to Mailchimp’s Legal Policies.
Amazon Associates Program
How long we keep your personal information
If your information is used for marketing purposes (for example, an e-newsletter) it will be kept until you notify us that you no longer wish to receive this information.
What are your rights?
BCF aims to take reasonable steps to allow you to correct, amend, delete, or limit the use of your Personal Data. If you wish to be informed what Personal Data we hold about you and if you want it to be removed from our systems, please contact us. In certain circumstances, you have the right:
- To access and receive a copy of the Personal Data we hold about you
- To rectify any Personal Data held about you that is inaccurate
- To request the deletion of Personal Data held about you
- You have the right to data portability for the information you provide to BCF.
- You have the right, at any time, to object to us using your personal information
We will ask you to verify your identity before responding to such requests.
Security Of Data
The security of your data is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Data, we cannot guarantee its absolute security