Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy
 
ACI Alliance Commitment to Privacy
ACI Alliance respects each visitor’s right to personal privacy. To protect your privacy we are providing this notice explaining how we collect and use information throughout our website.  This statement applies solely to information collected on the website of ACI Alliance and does not create a contract between ACI Alliance and each visitor.
 
Collection and Use of Information
When you request information, register using one of our forms, become a member, or contact us offline, we may need your specific information in order to process your registration/request and reply promptly.
 
We may ask you for contact information (such as your name, email, phone and address) and demographic information (such as your zip code or age).  In general, we use identifiable information to complete a transaction, as indicated below. We do not provide your name and address or email to outside parties, except as described here. To learn more about our encryption policies, please review the section on "Protecting Personal Information" (below).
Certain features of ACI Alliance’s website are only available to ACI Alliance members. To become an ACI Alliance select “Join Now” from the navigation bar.
 
Online Financial Transactions and Protecting Personal Information
ACI Alliance accepts membership dues through the ACI Alliance website. To pay dues, a visitor must provide:

  • First and last name
  • Organization name (if applicable)
  • Billing address
  • Phone number
  • Email address
  • Donation amount, or member payment type
  • Credit card type, number, and expiration date

When we transfer and receive financial information, we redirect visitors to a secure server, indicated by the “https” in the browser name. This secure server encrypts all information you input before it is sent to us.  We have physical, electronic and procedural safeguards that comply with federal regulations to protect personal information about you.
 
How We Use Information
ACI Alliance does not offer list rentals to third-party vendors, however it does share information with companies that help manage our website and databases, as well as in various other capacities. If we have trouble processing an order, we also use this personal information to contact you.
If you do not want your contact information shared with third-party vendors, please send an email to membership@acialliance.org.

Collection of Personally Identifiable Information and Cookies
We collect standard information, by way of a cookie, to help us evaluate how our site is being used. A cookie is a small uniquely identifiable text file that is stored on your machine.  A cookie collects information that is used for statistical purposes and does not identify you in any way. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a Web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

Links to the ACI Alliance Website
ACI Alliance is happy to allow third-party websites to link to content on our website, however, the linking should not suggest that ACI Alliance sponsors, endorses or supports the third party ideas/beliefs/services/products. ACI Alliance’s content, logo or URL should not be used for any commercial purposes. If you are interested in linking to ACI Alliance, please email the web administrator at info@acialliance.org and include your name, your organization name, contact information, the URL of your site and why you wish to link to ACI Alliance.
By linking to any page on ACI Alliance’s website you agree to the following:

  • All links to ACI Alliance will be text-based – you do not have permission to use the Alliance logo unless you have written agreement from the Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors.
  • You may not create frames around specific ACI Alliance pages.
  • You may not misrepresent your relationship with ACI Alliance or present false or misleading impressions about ACI Alliance.
  • ACI Alliance has no responsibility and does not endorse any content appearing on your website.

Links to Other Websites
The ACI Alliance website may provide links to other World Wide Web sites or resources. You acknowledge and agree that the ACI Alliance has no control over such sites and resources and is not responsible for the availability of such external sites or resources, and does not endorse and is not responsible or liable for any Materials, advertising, products, or other materials on or available from such sites or resources. You further acknowledge and agree that the ACI Alliance  shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such Materials or goods available on or through any such site or resource.

Monitoring of Information
ACI Alliance monitors customer traffic patterns and site usage to help us develop the design and layout of the ACI Alliance website. We may also use the information we collect to occasionally notify you about important changes to the website, new services or features offered by the ACI Alliance and information we think you will find valuable. If you would rather not receive this information, please contact us through one of the channels identified in "How to Contact Us, Correct or Update Information" (below).
Google Analytics is used to analyze traffic to this website. Google Analytics does not maintain individual profiles for visitors, nor does Google Analytics collect data that might identify the individual visitor. Google Analytics only collects aggregate data. Click here for more information about the Google Analytics privacy policy.

Email Guidelines
ACI Alliance does not send unsolicited commercial email to individuals with whom they do not have consent/permission or a pre-existing or current business relationship.  ACI Alliance provides all email recipients with a clear, easy and effective method to unsubscribe to any and all online communications.

Notification of Changes
ACI Alliance will from time to time review the Privacy Policy and reserves the right to changes the policy, re-posting it with changes to this page.

How to Contact Us, Correct or Update Information
For any questions, comments, concerns, access to your information or to correct your information on our Web site, please contact us at info@acialliance.org.   The ACI Alliance welcomes hearing from you.