First Baptist Church Kingsville, (“FBK”) values the privacy of our users, members, and others who visit and use www.firstbaptistkingsville.com and its associated websites and services (collectively, “FBK’s Site”) (collectively or individually “Users”). This statement governs information you provide to us or that we learn from your use of FBK’s Site and tells you how we may collect, use, and in some instances share this information.
The Information FBK Collects
User Provided Information: You may provide to FBK what is generally called “personally identifiable” information when you register, such as your name, social security number, driver’s license number, bank account number and routing information, postal mailing address, e-mail address, business/mobile telephone number, credit card number, and curriculum vitae. “Cookies” Information: When you visit FBK’s Site, we may send one or more cookies – a small text file containing a string of alphanumeric characters – to your computer. FBK uses both session cookies and persistent cookies. A persistent cookie remains after you close your browser and may be used by your browser on subsequent visits to FBK’s Site. By using these cookies, we can “remember” what you have done on FBK’s Site before and personalize our site for you. These persistent types of cookies can be removed. Each web browser implements different functionality, so please refer to the manuals or technical support resources that are available in conjunction with your web browser to learn the correct way to modify your cookies set-up. Please note that disabling cookies may prevent you from accessing some of the functionality and site offerings available via FBK’s Site. “Automatically Collected” Information: When you visit FBK’s Site or open one of our HTML emails, we may record certain information from your web browser by using different types of technology, including “clear gifs” or “web beacons”. This “automatically collected” information may include your Internet Protocol address (“IP Address”), web browser type, the web pages or sites that you visit just before or just after FBK’s Site, the pages you view on our site, and the dates and times that you visit.
The Way FBK Uses Information
FBK uses the information that we collect to provide to you all of the features and services found on FBK’s Site. We will use your email address, without further consent, for non-marketing or administrative purposes such as notifying you of major site updates. FBK may use all of the information that we collect from our Users to understand the usage trends and preferences, to improve the way FBK’s Site works and looks, to improve our marketing and promotional efforts, and to create new features and functionality. FBK may use automatically collected information and cookies information to: (a) remember your information so that you will not have to re-enter it during your visit or the next time you visit FBK’s Site; (b) monitor the effectiveness of our marketing campaigns; and (c) monitor aggregate usage metrics such as total number of visitors and pages viewed. FBK will not use your email address or other personally identifiable information to send promotional or marketing messages without your consent or except as part of a specific program or feature for which you will have the ability to opt-in.
When FBK Discloses Information
Consistent with the standards issued in the US Federal Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 (COPPA), we will never knowingly collect personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of thirteen (13) without requiring parental consent. Any person who provides their personal information to FBK through FBK’s Site represents that they are 13 years of age or older.
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Our Commitment to Data Security
No data transmissions over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. Consequently, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us and you do so at your own risk. Once we receive your transmission, we make reasonable efforts to ensure security on our systems. We use secure server software (SSL) and firewalls to protect your information from unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction. However, please note that this is not a guarantee that such information may not be accessed, disclosed, altered, or destroyed by breach of such firewalls and secure server software. If FBK learns of a security systems breach, then we may attempt to notify you electronically so that you can take appropriate protective steps. By using FBK’s Site or providing personal information to us, you agree that we can communicate with you electronically regarding security, privacy, and administrative issues relating to your use of FBK’s Site. FBK may post a notice on FBK’s Site if a security breach occurs. If this happens, you will need a web browser enabling you to view FBK’s Service. FBK may also send an email to you at the email address you have provided to us in these circumstances. Depending on where you live, you may have a legal right to receive notice of a security breach in writing. To receive a free written notice of a security breach (or to withdraw your consent from receiving electronic notice) you should notify us via email at [email protected]
Special Note to International Users
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