We automatically collect some information from your computer or device when you visit TFN, including users’ IP address, web browser software, and referring web sites and general information about your online activity, to help us understand the interests and preferences of our users and customize your user experience. This includes general information about the website use, including the number of unique visitors, the frequency with which they visit, and the programs and services preferred.
Personally Identifiable Information
TFN collects personal information from your activity on certain parts of the website, including but not limited to, inquiring about TFN using the “Contact Us” page, sharing your experiences, donating, contacting your legislator, or signing a petition. The personal information TFN collects includes your name, address, e-mail address, and your personal stories submitted on the website.
Financial Information for Donations
You will have to provide your credit card billing or bank account information for online donations. Whenever this information is collected and transferred over the Internet to a secure server through a third-party donation system, the industry standard security technology that is designed to protect sensitive information will be used.
How We Use Your Information
TFN might use the information collected for uses including, but not limited to, sending confirmations, receipts, updates, and alerts; to respond to your inquiries about TFN; processing your donations; and for any other purpose which you may be made aware of or which might reasonably be expected based on the content and issues covered at TFN.
With Whom We Share Your Information
TFN might share your information with the following entities:
- Third-party vendors who provide services on or functions on our behalf, including payment processing, petition distributions, and social media services. We may also authorize third-party vendors to collect information on our behalf, including the functionality of our site or to facilitate the delivery of online advertising.
- To comply with legitimate and enforceable subpoenas, court orders, or other legal process; to establish or exercise our legal rights; or as otherwise required by law. In such cases we reserve the right to raise or waive any legal objection or right available to us.
How We Protect Your Information
We want you to feel confident about visiting the TFN website and learning more about protecting consumer rights in the travel industry. We are committed to protecting the information we collect. We will collect information for the purposes stated on the website or compatible purposes. In addition, we will collect your personal information by lawful and fair means and, where required, with your knowledge or consent.
Your Choices Regarding Your Information
You may choose to “opt out” of receiving communications from TFN, including e-mails and text messages, by following the instructions in those communications.