Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

Privacy
We take your privacy very seriously. This policy explains the collection, use, processing, transferring and disclosure of “personal information” through this website (BillyVale.com). Unless otherwise noted, this policy applies to other websites that may be paid for by William M Vale Republican County Commission Campaign Account (“we” “our” “ours”). Except in the unique situations identified in this Privacy Policy, we do not sell or otherwise voluntarily provide the non personal browsing information we collect and process about you or your website usage to third parties.

Secure Socket Layer  (SSL)
BillyVale.com uses SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) to protect the transfer of information. SSL is the standard security technology for establishing an encrypted link between a web server and a browser. This link ensures that all data passed between the web server and browsers remain private and integral.

Non personal browsing and site usage data
“Non personal browsing and site usage data” refers to information that we collect indirectly and automatically about your activities while visiting the Websites and using the Services through tools such as Google Analytics. The type of information that we collect focuses on general information such as general location such as country or city where you are located (not intentionally fine-grained location information), pages visited, heat-map of visitors’ activity on the site, information about the browser you are using, etc.  We do not deliberately track people over the Internet. This website does not provide a registration login.

As used in this policy, “personal information” means information that would allow a party to identify you, such as, for example, your name, address or location, telephone number, or email address or information from which a person could deduce your identity.

By accessing or using any of the Services, you are accepting and agreeing to the practices described in this Privacy Policy.

BillyVale.com is committed to handling responsibly the personal information and data we collect and process about you through our Services, whether personal information or non personal browsing and site usage data. We have designed our Privacy Policy consistent with the following principles (the “Principles”):

  • Privacy policies including provisions regarding data collection, processing and use, should be human readable, comprehensive, and easy to locate;
  • Only the minimum amount of personal information reasonably necessary to provide you with services should be processed, collected and maintained, and only for so long as reasonably needed or required, consistent with the principles of proportionality; and

Personal Information Collected

We may collect and process personal information including:

  • when you provide us with your personal information such as by sending an email to us or signing up to receive updates from “Billy Vale” “BillyVale.com” or from William M Vale Republican County Commission Campaign Account.
  • when you donate money to us or purchase merchandise;

Emails & Newsletters
When you send us emails or sign up to receive updates we use the personal information you provide to us in order to respond to your request – for example, to reply to your email or to send you communications about our news and campaigns. When you subscribe to updates from us, your email address is sent to and stored in a Customer Relationship Management (CRM) database (such as MailChimp) hosted on servers that can only be accessed by trusted team members of William M Vale County Commission Campaign, including staff and contractors. We may change CRM system(s) from time to time.

Events
If you sign up for an event hosted or supported by William M Vale Republican County Commission Campaign, we may share your personal information with vendors and third party contractors solely for the purpose of organizing and running the event. Additionally, if you sign up to participate in an event sponsored by the Campaign, you may be asked to enter your name, address, and account information in connection with your payment for attendance. You affirmatively consent and agree that William M Vale Republican County Commission Campaign may use and process your information in connection with the use and processing of your attendance with any such third party payment processors for purposes of processing your payment. Your information is subject to the privacy policies of such third party websites, and you affirmatively consent to the transfer of your information to those websites and service providers. William M Vale Republican County Commission Campaign is not be responsible for their handling, processing and use of your information.

Donations
When you donate money, goods or services to us, purchase merchandise via our support page, or pay for attendance at an event, your personal information will be handled depending on which option you choose. You may donate money to William M Vale Republican County Commission Campaign directly by using the United States Postal Service, or through an on-line payment site such as Anedot.com. When you use any third party website and services to donate to William M Vale Republican County Commission Campaign, your personal information is sent to, processed by and stored by those websites in accordance with their respective privacy policies and terms of use. You should read and understand the privacy policy and terms of use of any website you use to donate to. When you donate to William M Vale Republican County Commission Campaign directly, we use your personal information to process your donation. When you donate as part of one of William M Vale Republican County Commission Campaign fundraising campaigns, your name will be published on our “supporters page” unless you request otherwise. If you sign up to receive updates from William M Vale Republican County Commission Campaign when you provide your donation, we will use your personal information to send you communications about William M Vale Republican County Commission Campaign news and campaigns.

Merchandise
If you purchase merchandise from this website, your personal information will be used for the purpose of sending you the items you purchased. If you sign up to receive updates from the Campaign when you check out from the store, we will use your personal information to send you communications about Billy Vale for County Commission (William M Vale Republican County Commission Campaign Account) news and campaigns.

Cookies
We and our service providers (for example, Google Analytics as described above) may collect information using cookies or similar technologies for the purposes described above and below. Cookies are pieces of information that are stored by your browser on the hard drive or memory of your computer or other Internet access device.  Cookies may enable us to personalize your experience on the Services, maintain a persistent session, passively collect demographic information about your computer, and monitor advertisements and other activities.  The Websites may use different kinds of cookies and other types of local storage (such as browser-based or plugin-based local storage).

We are hosted by a third party provider. Web hosts may process and collect information indirectly and automatically (through, for example, the use of your “IP address”) about your activities while visiting the Websites and using our Services, and information about the country you are located in and the browser you are using. In addition, we use website and application analytics services provided by third parties that use cookies and other similar technologies to collect information about the use of the Websites and Services, and to report trends, without identifying individual visitors (this is all “non personal browsing and site usage information” for purposes of this Privacy Policy and as described above). The third parties that provide us with these services may also collect information about your use of third-party websites. You can learn about Google’s practices in connection with this information collection and how to opt out of it by downloading the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on, available at https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

Disclaimer

In addition to the security provided by our Internet Service Providers and SSL, BillyVale.com has implemented reasonable physical, technical, and organizational security measures for personal information that processes, transfers, stores and controls against accidental or unlawful destruction, or accidental loss, alteration, unauthorized disclosure or access, in compliance with applicable law. However, no website can fully eliminate security risks. Third parties may circumvent our security measures to unlawfully intercept or access transmissions or private communications. If any data breach occurs, we will post a reasonably prominent notice to the Websites and comply with all other applicable data privacy requirements.