Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

This privacy notice discloses the privacy practices for usgbc-centraltexas.org. This privacy notice applies solely to information collected by this website. It will notify you of the following:

  1. What personally identifiable information is collected from you through the website, how it is used and with whom it may be shared.
  2. What choices are available to you regarding the use of your data.
  3. The security procedures in place to protect the misuse of your information.
  4. How you can correct any inaccuracies in the information.

Information Collection, Use, and Sharing 
The USGBC Central Texas – Balcones Chapter is the sole owner of the information collected on this site. We only have access to/collect information that you voluntarily give us via email or other direct contact from you. We will not sell or rent this information to anyone.

We will use your information to respond to you regarding the reason you contacted us. We will not share your personally identifiable information with any third party outside of our organization, other than as necessary to fulfill your request.

Unless you ask us not to, we may contact you via email in the future to tell you about specials, new products or services, or changes to this privacy policy.

Your Access to and Control Over Information 
You may opt out of any future contacts from us at any time. You can do the following at any time by contacting us via the email address or phone number given on our website:

  • See what data we have about you, if any.
  • Change/correct any data we have about you.
  • Have us delete any data we have about you.
  • Express any concern you have about our use of your data.

Security 
We take precautions to protect your information. When you submit sensitive information via the website, we take precautions to protect your information both online and offline.

We use Authorize.Net, a leading provider of payment gateway services, to manage our online transactions securely and reliably. Authorize.Net is a solution of CyberSource Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of Visa.

Wherever we collect sensitive information (such as credit card data), that information is encrypted and transmitted to us in a secure way. You can verify this by looking for a closed lock icon at the beginning of the address of the web page when you get to the payment block

The USGBC Central Texas – Balcones Chapter does not keep or collect personally identifiable payment information. The computers/servers in which we store personally identifiable information are kept in a secure environment.

If you have a reasonable basis to believe that we are not abiding by this privacy policy, you should contact us immediately via telephone at 512-470-9923 or via email at info@usgbc-centraltexas.org.


Directory Registration 
In order to use this website, a user must first complete the registration form. During registration a user is required to give certain information (such as name and email address). This information is used to contact you about your listing on our site and other products and services in which you have expressed interest.

Directory Listing Orders 
We request information from you on our directory listing order form. To purchase a listing from us, you must provide contact information and financial information (like credit card number, expiration date). This information is used for billing purposes. If we have trouble processing an order, we'll use this information to contact you.

Sharing 
We share aggregated demographic information with the national USGBC organization, our sponsors and partners. This is not linked to any personal information that can identify any individual person.

We use Authorize.net, a merchant services firm, and Blue Pay, a reputable credit card processing company, to bill users for goods and services. These companies do not retain, share, store or use personally identifiable information for any secondary purposes beyond filling your order. Our customer relationship management system is Wild Apricot, which enables us to communicate with you, separate our database into groups, and retain your contact information.


Links 
This website contains links to other sites on its Resources page. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or 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 any other site that collects personally identifiable information.