Privacy Policy

Your privacy is very important to us. Accordingly, we have developed this Policy in order for you to understand how we collect, use, communicate and disclose and make use of personal information. This Privacy Policy explains data collection and use practices of the TheParentsUnion.org site (the “Site”); it does not apply to other online or offline sites, products or services. By accessing the Site, you are consenting to the information collection and use practices described in this Privacy Policy.

Collection of your Personal Information

We will ask you when we need information that personally identifies you (“personal information”) or allows us to contact you to provide a product or service or carry out a transaction that you have requested. The personal information we collect may include, without limitation, your name, email address, office address, and phone number.

The Site may collect certain information about your visit, such as the name of the Internet service provider and the Internet Protocol (IP) address through which you access the Internet; the date and time you access the Site; the pages that you access while at the Site and the Internet address of the Web site from which you linked directly to the Site. This information is used to help improve the Site, analyze trends, and administer the Site.

Use of your Personal Information

The personal information collected on this Site will be used to operate the Site and to provide the products or services or carry out the transactions you have requested or authorized.

In support of these uses, The Parents Union may use personal information to provide you with more effective service, to improve the Site and any related The Parents Union products or services, and to make the Site easier to use by eliminating the need for you to repeatedly enter the same information. In order to offer you a more consistent experience in your interactions with The Parents Union, information collected by the Site may be combined with information collected by The Parents Union from other sources.

We may use your personal information to provide you with important information about the product or service that you have purchased or inquired about. Additionally, we may send you information about other The Parents Union products and services, and/or share information with The Parents Union partners so they may send you information about their products and services.

We may merge Site-visitation data with demographic information, and we may use this information to provide more relevant content. We may combine Site-visitation data with your personal information in order to provide you with personalized content.

The Parents Union may hire other companies to provide products or services on our behalf, and we may provide such companies with the personal information they need to perform their duties.

The Parents Union may disclose personal information if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on The Parents Union; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of The Parents Union or its affiliates; or (c) act in urgent circumstances to protect the personal safety of The Parents Union employees or agents, users of The Parents Union products or services, or members of the public.

Personal information collected on the Site may be stored and processed in the State of Washington or any other state or country in which The Parents Union or its affiliates or agents maintain facilities, and by using the Site you consent to any such transfer of information to another state or country.

Control of your Personal Information

Please be aware that this Privacy Policy and any choices you make on the Site will not necessarily apply to personal information you may have provided to third party providers of products and services to The Parents Union. Any third party providers will be identified clearly as such so you can make an informed decision whether or not to share your information.

The Parents Union may send out periodic e-mails to you with information on our products or services. You will be given the option to unsubscribe to these mailings.

Security of your Personal Information

The Parents Union will use commercially reasonable efforts to protect your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. However, due to computer hackers, electronic malfunctions, and other events, The Parents Union cannot guaranty that such safeguards will always protect such information.

Use of Cookies

We may use cookies on this Site to enhance your user experience. A cookie is a small text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web page server. One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. For example, if you navigate within a site, a cookie helps the site to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of delivering relevant content, eases site navigation, and so on.

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the features of this or other Web sites you visit.

Web beacons, also known as clear gif technology, or action tags, may be used to assist in delivering the cookie on the Site. This technology is a tool we may use to compile aggregated statistics about the Site usage, such as how many visitors clicked on key elements (such as links or graphics) on a web page. We may share such Site statistics with partner companies.

Enforcement of this Privacy Policy

If you have questions regarding this statement, you should contact The Parents Union using the contact info below.

Changes to this Statement

We may update this Privacy Policy from time to time. We encourage you to periodically review this Privacy Policy to stay informed about our practices. Your continued use of the Site constitutes your agreement to this Privacy Policy and any updates.

Contact Information

The Parents Union welcomes your comments regarding this Privacy Policy. If you believe that The Parents Union has not adhered to this Privacy Policy, please contact us electronically or via postal mail at the address provided below, and we will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem.

The Parents Union.org
210 S. Hudson St. Seattle, WA 98134
[email protected]