PWDCA National Specialty, LLC takes your privacy seriously and we recognize how important it is to protect the personal information collected when you use our website, pwdcans.org.
The Types of Information We Collect
When you visit our website, certain anonymous information about your visit is automatically recorded. This includes the server name and IP address through which you access the Internet, the time and date you access our website, and the website pages you view while visiting our website.
We use the browser information that is automatically collected by the servers primarily to help us run and improve our website.
Personally Identifiable Information: The public portions of our website may be viewed without disclosing personally identifiable information about yourself. You may choose to make a purchase on our website. If you do so, we may collect personally identifiable information about you, which may vary depending how you use our website.
Personally identifiable information we collect may include, for example, your name, address, phone number, email address, unique passport and other information about you. Where possible, we indicate which information is required and which is optional. You always have the option of not providing us any information if you choose not to use our website.
Transactions: If you create a user account on our website to make a purchase or otherwise, we may collect information about the transaction you perform or participate in while on our website and your other activity on our website. This information may include, without limitation, areas of the website that you visit, transaction type, transaction amounts, payment, shipping and billing information as well as the nature, quantity and price of goods or services that you purchase.
How We Use the Information
We or others who provide services to us, use personally identifiable information we collect for such purposes as:
- Helping to establish and verify the identity of users;
- Opening, maintaining, administering and servicing users accounts;
- Processing authorized transactions and communicating with you about these transactions;
- Improving our website, including tailoring it to users’ preferences;
- Providing users with product updates and other important notices;
- Responding to your questions inquiries, comments and instructions;
- Maintaining the security and integrity of our systems;
You Have Choices
In order to provide service to you, we will occasionally send you communications related to your transactions, security or the administration of our website.
You can also control cookies and tracking tools.
We do not sell your personal information with unaffiliated third-parties for their use in marketing directly to you. We may, however, use unaffiliated third-party service companies to help us maintain and operate our website or for other reasons related to the operation of our business. Our third-party service companies may include:
- Cloud hosting, storage, networking and related providers
- Payment and banking providers
- Marketing and analysis providers
- Security providers
We may also share personal information with our business partners. For example, we may share personal information with third-parties who fulfill product or service orders.
We may disclose personal information to third-parties if required by law or if we believe, in our sole discretion, that such action is necessary to protect and defend the rights or property of PWDCA National Specialty, LLC, its customers, vendors or suppliers. We may also share information with any successor to all or part of our business. For example, if part of our business is sold, we may give our customer list as part of that transaction.
Amazon Web Services (AWS) – Our website is hosted by AWS. The data you submit when you create your account, including Personal Information will be stored on AWS. Our website is designed to encrypt all stored data using encryption algorithms such asAES-256. For information about AWS’ privacy protection and data security practices, please visit http://aws.amazon.com/security.
Links to Third-party Websites: Our website may link to other third-party websites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the privacy practices of other websites that you may visit from our website. We ask that you be aware that when you visit another website, you will be subject to privacy practices that may be different from ours. We encourage you to read the privacy statement of each website that you link to and that collects personally identifiable information.
Cookies and Tracking Tools
A “cookie”, or other similar device, is a small piece of data that can be sent by a web server to your computer or mobile device, which then may be stored by your browser on your computer’s hard drive. Cookies allow us to recognize your computer or mobile device while you are on our website, help customize your online experience, and remember the products that were added to your shopping cart.
Cookies are also useful in allowing more efficient login for users, tracking transaction histories and preserving information between sessions. The information collected from cookies may also be used to improve the functionality of our website. Most cookies are session cookies, that is, they are automatically deleted from your hard drive at the end of a session. Most web browser applications (such as Google Chrome) have features that can notify you when you receive a cookie or prevent cookies from being sent. You are always free to prevent cookies from being sent, if your browser permits, but in that case you may not be able to use certain features of our website and you may be required to reenter your password more frequently during a session.
Third-party cookies you may encounter on our website
Google Analytics – Our website uses Google Analytics to help us understand how you use the website and ways that we can improve your experience. For more information on Google Analytics cookies, see Google Analytics.
Square – Our website uses Square to process credit card purchases. For more information on the information collected by Square, see Square Account Data.
Do Not Track
Our website does not recognize browser “do-not-track” requests.
California Residents Only
If you are a California resident, you have the right to request certain information regarding our disclosure of Personal Information to third-parties for their direct marketing purposes. It is our policy not to disclose personal information of any customer, nor to sell such information to third-parties for third-parties’ direct marketing purposes.
This website is not directed to children under the age of 13. We do not knowingly collect Personal Information from a child under the age of 13. If we learn that we have collected personal information from a website visitor under the age of 13, we will take steps to delete the information as soon as possible.
Security of Your Information
Changing Your Information
If you would like to verify, change, update, or delete your personal information that you provided to us, please contact us at [email protected]
Effective date: April 23, 2022