What information do we collect?
HeartlandILC.org does not collect any personably identifiable information on this web site. Our stats counter may collect generic information about your computer including: the type and version of your browser, your IP address and search terms you might have used to get to our web site.
What do we use your information for?
Any of the information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways:
To personalize your experience- your information helps us to better respond to your individual needs
- To improve our website- we continually strive to improve our website offerings based on the information and feedback we receive from you
- To improve customer service- your information helps us to more effectively respond to your customer service requests and support needs
To send periodic emails- The email address you provide, may be used to send you information and updates, in addition to receiving occasional company news, updates, related product or service information, etc.
Third party links
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others' rights, property, or safety. However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.
Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third party products or services on our website. These third party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.
Collection, Use, and Retention of Personal Information
HeartlandILC.org uses information collected on this site to help compile broad statistical trends that help us improve navigation and content. We do not sell or distribute non-public information, including email addresses collected via our registration site, to any third party. We will never utilize data obtained from individual consumers without the permission of both our client and the individual consumer.
Security of Personal Information
The management of HeartlandILC.org limits employee access to information to those with a business reason for knowing such information. We educate our employees on the importance of maintaining consumer confidentiality and we enforce our privacy policies with appropriate disciplinary procedures.
Protection of Information by Means of Security Procedures
HeartlandILC.org operates secure data networks protected by industry standard firewalls, encryption, and password protection. The company enforces security procedures to protect confidential information from loss, misuse, or alteration. Data collected may include, but is not limited to, domain name, pages visited, and length of session.
Sharing of Personal Information
HeartlandILC.org will not reveal specific information about consumer accounts or other personally identifiable data to unaffiliated third parties for their independent use except as follows:
1. When the information is required to complete a transaction initiated by the consumer;
2. When the consumer requests it;
3. When disclosure is required by law (e.g. subpoena, investigation of fraud, etc); or
4. When the consumer has been informed about the possibility of disclosure for marketing or similar purposes through a prior communication, and the consumer is given the opportunity to decline or "opt out."
Business Relationships with Third Parties
HeartlandILC.org pledges that we will not share information with third parties that do not adhere to similar privacy principles and practices for keeping such information confidential.