Privacy Policy

Citizens for a Sustainable Economy PAC (NovatoCitizensAlliance.org) makes every effort to provide you with a safe and private environment, and to protect the data that you share with us. This privacy policy tells you what information we gather and how we use it.

Information Collection

Citizens for a Sustainable Economy PAC (NovatoCitizensAlliance.org) collects two types of information:

Personal Information

When you sign up to volunteer, or for our email newsletter, you may be asked to provide personal information. Personal data is also requested when you make a donation. This information will not be released without authorization from you and we will not disclose personal identification information, unless required to do so by law.

Web Site Activity Data

Activity data is gathered through several methods and is tracked as a whole rather than individually. This allows us to track the NovatoCitizensAlliance.org web site—we never use it to personally identify you. By tracking, we can build the most effective Web site for all visitors. Generally, we look at how well pages, products or sections of the Web site perform based on traffic. Specifically, we can determine which areas are most effective or appropriate based on the amount of traffic to particular areas.

Information Usage

Citizens for a Sustainable Economy PAC (NovatoCitizensAlliance.org) will not disclose any business or personal information that identifies you to any third party without your consent unless we clearly define the nature and manner of disclosure or disclosure is legally required or to protect our rights.

Cookies and Tracking

Web sites will commonly write small data files (cookies) to your hard drive during your visits to the site. A cookie file is used in order to track your traffic patterns on a particular site and contains information that can anonymously identify you. This information is encrypted for security purposes. Citizens for a Sustainable Economy PAC (NovatoCitizensAlliance.org) may measure the activity of the site by using cookies. Cookies help us make improvements to the site so that you can have a pleasant and productive experience. Cookies are created to identify your computer when visiting our site and are never used to identify you personally. Cookies can’t read data off of your hard disk, do damage to your hard disk or memory or read cookie files created by other sites. You can set your browser to send a warning message before accepting cookies or to refuse cookies. Check with your browser for instructions on how to handle cookies.

Notification of Privacy Changes

Citizens for a Sustainable Economy PAC (NovatoCitizensAlliance.org) reserves the right to change this privacy policy at any time. When changes are made, they will be posted to the Web site immediately.

Online Donations and Credit Card Data

Information requested by Citizens for a Sustainable Economy PAC and its web site is provided and approved by you. Citizens for a Sustainable Economy PAC (NovatoCitizensAlliance.org) recognizes your concerns about web commerce and transactions using bank and credit card information. Citizens for a Sustainable Economy PAC (NovatoCitizensAlliance.org) is committed to keeping personal information secure during commerce transactions by using a secured SSL encryption with all direct transactions that involve using credit card or banking information through our partner. We use a partner, Authorize.net, to securely process all credit card transactions. Citizens for a Sustainable Economy PAC (NovatoCitizensAlliance.org) never displays your credit card number online. Additionally, we store any personal information you have submitted on forms (i.e., your address, e-mail and billing information) on Authorize.net’s secure server, which is tightly monitored and controlled. Only those with proper authorization have access to this information.

Links to External Sites

Content on the site may contain links to non-Citizens for a Sustainable Economy PAC (NovatoCitizensAlliance.org) content. These links do not constitute an endorsement of the linked content and Citizens for a Sustainable Economy PAC (NovatoCitizensAlliance.org) does not guarantee the accuracy of the linked content.

Corrections and Clarifications

We are committed to quickly correcting any factual errors or errors in interpretation. We will address any errors brought to their attention and make an appropriate correction as soon as possible. This includes misspellings as well as factual or information errors identified after they have been published. The goal is to correct all content so that no errors remain in our permanent archive. We also will provide clarifications in cases where, in our judgment, the wording or the headline on an article may lead to misinterpretation.

This Privacy Policy was last updated on August 14, 2017