Privacy

This statement is to confirm the commitment of the Newport Mooring Association, (NMA) to insuring the privacy of its web site visitors. This privacy statement discloses the privacy practices for the website located at www.newportmooringassociation.org. It is our mission to build users’ trust and confidence in the Internet by promoting the use of fair information practices. Because this web site wants to demonstrate its commitment to your privacy, we intend to disclose our information gathering practices here.

Information Collection and Use

Newport Mooring Association is the sole owner of the information collected on this site. We will not sell, share, or rent this information to others in ways different from what is disclosed in this statement. NMA collects information from our users at several different points on our website.

Contact Form

We request information from the user on our contact form. Here a user must provide contact information (such as name, mooring number, email address, website). This information is used to contact the user.

Mailing List / Newsletter Signup

We may also, on occasion, contact visitors who join our newsletter, about news, updates on our site(s), or special events. This would be in the form of an email apart from a newsletter update. Those who have subscribed to our newsletter in the past know that we only contact you in this manner when there is a bona fide need to do so. From time to time we may also distribute our newsletter to subscribed users. Our list is not available for purchase or rent. We will not spam users, or contribute to any effort to do so.

Cookies

A cookie is a piece of data stored on the user’s hard drive containing information about the user. By setting a cookie on our site, we are able to track and target the interests of our users to enhance the experience on our site. None of the information contained in cookies is ever shared with anyone outside of NMA.

Log Files

We use IP addresses to analyze trends, administer the site (block banned users and spammers :)), and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. IP addresses are not linked to personally identifiable information.

Sharing

We may share aggregated demographic information. This is not linked to any personal information that can identify any individual person.

Social Sharing

We provide social sharing widgets on www.newportmooringassociation.org for your convenience in sharing our content with your friends and associates. This widget includes links to several different social networking sites, each with its own privacy policy. For more information, you are welcome to review the respective privacy policies of those sites; their policies may be different from ours. Click to the privacy policies of: Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and Google Plus.

Links

This web site contains links to other sites. Most such links are preceded by this symbol:   or by a small icon which represents the linked site. Please be aware that NMA is not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each and every web site that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by this web site.

Security

This website takes every precaution to protect the information of our users. When users submit sensitive information via the website, your information is protected both online and off-line.

If you have any questions about the security at our website, you can send an email to:
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Correction/Updating Personal Information

If a user’s personally identifiable information changes (such as your zip code), or if a user no longer desires our contact, we will endeavor to provide a way to correct, update or remove that user’s personal data provided to us. This can usually be done by sending an email to:
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Choice/Opt-Out

Users who no longer wish to receive our newsletter or emails may opt-out of receiving these communications by using the link shown at the bottom of the email, or by contacting us through our website contact form.

Notification of Changes

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes here so our users may check at any time on what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we disclose it. If at any point we decide to use personally identifiable information in a manner different from that stated at the time it was collected, we will notify users by way of this website.

Last modified: 2013-03-28