Privacy & Refund Policy2018-04-09T10:17:38+00:00

Privacy & Refund Policy

Privacy & Refund Policy

PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE Privacy Statement & Refund Statement
Current version published: April 8, 2018

PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE strives to be completely transparent with how we collect and use information we gather about you on this site. Your privacy is important to us and we respect your preferences.

This Privacy Statement (“Privacy Statement”) explains how PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE, (“PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE”) uses personal information (“Personal Information”) and applies to all users (“users”) who access, view, visit, download, or otherwise interact with putnamchamber.org (the “Site”). By visiting the Site, you are accepting the practices described in this Privacy Statement. If you do not agree to the PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE practices, do not access, view, visit, download, or otherwise interact with the Site. If you have any questions or comments concerning PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE’s Privacy Statement, please contact us by sending an email to info (at) putntamchamber.org. You can also contact PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE via postal mail at: 971 WV 34, Hurricane, WV 25526.

1) Personal Information PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE gathers

“Personal Information” is information that can be used to identify, locate, or contact an individual. PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE collects the following types of Personal Information:

Contact Information. Contact Information allows PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE to communicate with you. Examples of Contact Information include, but are not limited to, your name, accurate postal addresses, valid email address, or other addresses at which you receive communications from or on behalf of PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE.

Transaction Information. PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE automatically receives and records some information from your browser when you visit the site, such as your IP address, cookies and data about which pages you visit on the site through the use of log files provided by our third-party tracking-utility partners. This information helps us analyze and understand how the site works for users. Information that is gathered includes, but is not limited to, information about how you interact with PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE, information about how you use PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE’s Sites, email, other communications, and applications, and how you interact with other users and PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE business partners.

Mobile Location Information. If you have permitted your mobile or other location-aware device to transmit location data, PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE collects Mobile Location.

Posted Information. If you chose to post a comment on our blog, we may collect information regarding your name and the content of your post. It is important to note that any content you post on the blog is publicly displayed and will be seen by other users of the Site.

2) How PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE Collects Personal Information

PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE prompts you to provide Personal Information (including Contact Information) when you use PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE or otherwise interact with the Site or contact PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE.

PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE collects Transaction Information when you use the Site. For example, PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE may track the pages you view, the methods of communication that may be offered on or through the Site from time to time. PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE uses cookies and related technologies to collect information about your computer and your interaction with the Site and our partner websites.

PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE also collects Transaction Information if and when you contact PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE via telephone, email, or other methods of communication.

3) How PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE Uses Personal Information

We may use Personal Information to enhance to enhance your user experience, to help us better understand you, to help us customize offers, blog topics, or posts that may be of interest to you, and to help us otherwise enhance the Site.

PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE uses Personal Information to:

Identify and authenticate users;
Facilitate transactions;
Operate and improve the Site;
Connect with you on social media (such as Facebook, LinkedIn, or Twitter);
Contact you by phone or email;
Personalize and continually improve users’ PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE experience;
Provide you with suggested information based on variables such as stated preferences, interests, business activities, and/or location;
Send you technical notices, updates, alerts and support and administrative messages service bulletins, or marketing;
Evaluate additional services, items, or offerings that may be of interest to users;
Track transactions and perform other analytics;
Communicate and provide additional information that may be of interest to you about PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE partners or third parties; and
Manage PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE everyday business needs such as Site administration, communication management, analytics, fraud prevention, enforcement of our corporate reporting obligations, Terms of Use or to comply with the law.
4) When and Why PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE Discloses Personal Information

PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE will not disclose your Personal Information to third parties without your explicit consent, except as specified in this Privacy statement. PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE will disclose your Personal Information when:

Working with companies and service providers that process billing, website hosting, or analytics performance in furtherance of the purposes described in Section 3 (“How PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE Uses Personal Information”) above.

PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE employs other companies to perform tasks on PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE’s behalf and therefore PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE must share your Personal Information with these companies to provide services to you. Examples include but are not limited to processing payments, handling billing disputes and collections, analyzing data, providing marketing assistance and providing customer service. PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE may partner with third-party services for fraud prevention and/or identity verification.

Enforcing PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE’s rights or protect PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE property and intellectual property;

Protecting the rights, property or safety of others, investigate fraud, respond to a government request.

PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE believes in good faith that it must disclose such information to prevent imminent physical harm or financial loss.

PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE believes in good faith that it must disclose such information to commence an investigation or take action regarding illegal activities or suspected fraud.

PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE believes in good faith that it must disclose such information per auditing, compliance, and corporate governance functions.

PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE believes in good faith that it must disclose such information to defend PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE in litigation or a regulatory action.

PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE believes in good faith that it must disclose such information, or advised to do so by law, such as in response to a subpoena, or similar legal process, including to law enforcement agencies, regulators, and courts in the United States and other countries where we operate.

PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE will not sell your Personal Information to third parties.

This Privacy statement only governs when and why PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE discloses Personal Information. This Privacy statement does not apply to the practices of third parties that PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE does not own or control, or individuals that PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE does not employ or manage. The use of your Personal Information by third parties that you access through the Site is governed by the privacy policies of such parties and is not subject to PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE’s control. PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE is not responsible for the privacy or security practices of other websites on the Internet, even those linked to or from the PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE Site. We encourage you to ask questions before you disclose your personal information to others.

Please note, if you subscribe to PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE’s blog, your information will be shared with third party software. Please familiarize yourself with their Privacy Policy.

PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE may disclose information about you that is not personally identifiable. For example, PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE may provide our partners with reports that contain aggregated and statistical data about PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE users.

5) Tracking Technologies

PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE implements cookies to store user information and track user activities. User’s web browser places cookies on their hard drive for record-keeping purposes and sometimes to track information. Cookies enable PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE to monitor your activity across sessions of interaction between your device and the Site. Please see #6, Choice and Control, for information on how to refuse cookies.

6) Choice and Control

While PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE does need to collect certain information to make your PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE experience personalized and to conduct transactions for you, PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE wants to give you the ability to control how your information is provided and shared.

Email Preferences. For various reasons, PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE may contact you about our services or your activity. If you no longer wish to receive emails from PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE you may opt out of the email as indicated on each and every email correspondence.

Cookies and Tracking Devices. You manage how your browser handles cookies and other tracking devices by adjusting the privacy and security settings on your browser. If accessing PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE by a mobile device, you may manage the information your mobile device shares, such as cookies, tracking technologies, and location information, by adjusting your mobile device privacy and security settings.

7) Security of Personal Information

PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE strives to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information, however, no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure and therefore PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE cannot guarantee absolute security of your personal information. PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE strives to maintain a system that reasonably safeguards Personal Information.

8) Privacy Practices of Third Parties.

This Privacy Statement describes the collection, use, and disclosure of information by PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE through the Site. PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE utilizes third parties to provide services to users and also provides links from the Site to other websites. These third parties may have their own privacy policies and may collect, use, and distribute information differently than PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE. PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE encourages all users to read the privacy policies of all third parties.

9) PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE Blog

PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE contains a blog and other areas where users may publicly post information, communicate with other users, and submit content they deem relevant for discussion. PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE strongly encourages you to read the PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE Terms of Use carefully prior to posting or engaging in the blog. All the information you post will be accessible to anyone, at any time, with Internet access. Furthermore, PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE strongly advises you to NOT post any personal or identifiable information about yourself or contact information, including address, email, phone numbers, or other means of communicating outside of the blog. Any information you post may be read, collected, and used by others.

10) Changes to this Privacy Statement

PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE may, from time to time, in PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE’s sole, absolute, and unfettered discretion, update this Privacy Statement to clarify our practices or to reflect new or different privacy practices. We encourage all users to periodically review the Privacy Statement.

11) Contact PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

If you have questions or suggestions, you may contact PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE by sending an email to info (at) putnamchamber.org.