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American Cancer Fund is an independent, non-profit organization whose mission is to build user’s trust and confidence in the Internet by promoting the use of fair information practices. This privacy statement covers the Web site www.americancancerfund.org. If you have questions or concerns regarding this statement, you should first contact admin@americancancerfund.org.

This privacy policy sets out how American Cancer Fund uses and protects any information that you give American Cancer Fund when you use this website.

American Cancer Fund is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

American Cancer Fund may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 12/10/2009.

What we collect:

We may collect the following information:

  • name and job title
  • contact information including email address, phone number and your address
  • demographic information such as postal code, preferences and interests
  • other information relevant to customer surveys and/or offers

What we do with the information we gather:

We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:

  • Internal record keeping.
  • We may use the information to improve our products and services.
  • From time to time, we may also use your information to contact you for market research purposes. We may contact you by email, phone, fax or mail. We may use the information to customize the website according to your interests.

Security

We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorized access or disclosure we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

ACF Forums

If you use the ACF Forums function on this Web site, you should be aware that any personally identifiable information you submit there can be read, collected, or used by other users of these forums, and could be used to send you unsolicited messages. We are not responsible for the personally identifiable information you choose to submit in these forums.

Cookies

We do not use cookies or any other tracking technologies on our website. No information is automatically collected or logged through our web site.

Links to other websites

Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question. Controlling your personal information.

You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways:

  • If you wish to update, edit or delete the personal information you have submitted to our web site, please email us at admin@AmericanCancerFund.org.
  • We will not sell, share or rent your information to any third parties unless as disclosed in this privacy statement.

We reserve the right to disclose your personally identifiable information as required by law and when we believe that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights and/or comply with a judicial proceeding, court order, or legal process served on our Web site.

If you choose to use our referral service to email a friend about one of our listings, we will ask you for your friend’s email address. We will automatically send your friend a one-time email inviting him or her to visit the site. American Cancer Fund does not store this information. Your friend may contact us at admin@americancancerfund.org to request that we remove this information from our database.

Changes in this Privacy Statement

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes to this privacy statement, the home page, and other places we deem appropriate so that you are aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we disclose it.

We reserve the right to modify this privacy statement at any time, so please review it frequently. If we make material changes to this policy, we will notify you here, by email, or by means of a notice on our home page.

American Cancer Fund
PO Box 7262
Hillsborough, NJ 08844

If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible, at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.