Privacy

Women's Connection is committed to ensuring the privacy and confidentiality of its members and visitors to the company's web site. As such, Women's Connection utilizes industry-standard security measures to safeguard internet transactions and communications. The purpose of this statement is to explain the types of information Women's Connection collects about visitors to its websites, the manner in which this information is collected and used, with whom and under what circumstances the information is shared, and the manner in which visitors can restrict the use or disclosure of such information.

Member Privacy Policy

Women's Connection strictly enforces its Privacy Policy to protect its members from unwanted solicitation for merchandise or services and to ensure the objectives of our organization are not compromised.

The use of membership in Women's Connection to conduct any solicitation for sales of merchandise or service is prohibited and may be grounds for termination of membership.

We appreciate your adherence to the above policy.

Members' Profile
Each member has their own profile in the members area.  Members can edit information visible to other members using the "Edit Profile" feature.  To access the edit feature, login to members area and click on "Profile" link and then on the right the "Edit Profile" link.  Press "Save" button when finished. 

Security

Protecting your privacy and your information is a top priority at Women's Connection. We have taken careful measures to prevent the loss, misuse, and alteration of your information. Once we receive your information that was entered into our web site, it is stored behind a firewall. All Women's Connection employees are aware of our privacy and security policies. Your information is only accessible to those employees who need it in order to perform their jobs.

Information Collected From Web Site Visitors

Women's Connection's web servers automatically collect information from site visitors, such as IP addresses and browser information, in order to optimize users' web experience and analyze traffic patterns. This information is collected and analyzed on a summary basis only. It is not personally identifiable.

While Women's Connection's web servers automatically collect visitor domain names, they do not involuntarily collect personal identification information about visitors. The web servers gather information about the particulars of a visitor's visit through the Women's Connection web site such as the web page from which a visitor enters Women's Connection's site, the pages within Women's Connection's site visited, how long a visitor is on the site, and other such information that will help Women's Connection evaluate and improve its site.

We collect personally identifiable information only when voluntarily provided by website users. We only receive personal information about site visitors through our online forms, which you need to use to perform the following functions: register to become a member, register to attend an event, and post news, information or recommendations to site.

Internal Disclosure of Information

Women's Connection employees are permitted access to the information they require to perform their jobs and service customers. Women's Connection maintains strict internal policies against the unauthorized disclosure or use of customer information. Women's Connection has no subsidiaries that information is shared with.

Third Party Disclosure of Information

Women's Connection does not sell or disclose personal identification information obtained on-line from visitors through company web site to anyone outside of Women's Connection and its key partners.

Personal Identification Information Collection

When visitors voluntarily provide personal identification information to Women's Connection through the company's web site, Women's Connection limits its use of such information to the purposes for which the information was provided. However, Women's Connection reserves the right to use such information for marketing/product development research and other similar purposes and/or to contact a visitor regarding additional services/products such visitor may find useful. Visitors have the right to choose not to receive this information by notifying Women's Connection of their preference.

We do not sell personally identifiable information about our members to any third party.

Co-Sponsors or Co-Branded Products/Services

In order to maintain our independent position in the industry, Women's Connection does not have any co-sponsored or co-branded sites or features. Our site does provide links to other sites only for the convenience of our visitors. Women's Connection does not endorse any such sites listed.

Unsolicited E-mail

Women's Connection does not send unsolicited "junk" e-mail (spam). However, the company does use e-mail to communicate with members and respond to visitor inquiries and send information requested by visitors through the company's web site. Any visitors receiving unwanted e-mail from Women's Connection or other Women's Connection members should contact the company or member and advise of their desire not to receive future e-mails and/or request removal from Women's Connection's e-mail list. As soon as reasonable practicable, Women's Connection will remove such visitor from the company's e-mail list.

Cookies

This Web site does not use cookies.

Links

Links to other Web sites provided in this Web site are for your information and convenience only, and will let you leave the Women's Connection Web site. These Web sites are not under the control of Women's Connection and Women's Connection is not in any way liable for any loss or damage arising from browsing or using these Web sites, and Women's Connection is not responsible for any content found in those Web sites. Links are neither endorsements nor proof of affiliation with Women's Connection. Electronic files and software downloaded over the Internet can contain viruses and other risks, and Women's Connection makes no guarantee that files downloaded or purchased from these Web sites or Women's Connection's own Web site will be virus free nor cause computer problems.

Each of these unaffiliated Web sites may have a privacy policy different from that of Women's Connection. These links may take you to the Web sites of advertisers, sponsors and co-branding partners. Women's Connection is not responsible for any actions or policies of such owners of Web sites. These other Web sites may send their own cookies to users, collect data or solicit personal information. You should review the applicable privacy policies of these Web sites before providing personally identifiable information.

Questions

Questions regarding this statement should be directed to Women's Connection's webmaster at the following e-mail address: info@womens-connection.org.

For more information, please contact Women's Connection:
230 16th Street
Rock Island, IL 61201
(309) 631-0167

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