Privacy Policy

Protecting your private information is our priority. This Statement of Privacy applies to www.bigswitchforclimate.org and Big Switch for Climate and governs data collection and usage. For the purposes of this Privacy Policy, unless otherwise noted, all references to Big Switch for Climate include www.bigswitchforclimate.org. The Big Switch for Climate website is a Cause site. By using the Big Switch for Climate website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

Collection of your Personal Information

We do not collect any personal information about you unless you voluntarily provide it to us. However, you may be required to provide certain personal information to us when you elect to use certain products or services available on the Site. These may include: (a) registering for an account on our Site; (b) entering a sweepstakes or contest sponsored by us or one of our partners; (c) signing up for special offers from selected third parties; (d) sending us an email message; (e) submitting your credit card or other payment information when ordering an purchasing products and services on our Site. To wit, we will use your information for, but not limited to, communicating with you in relation to services and/or products you have requested from us. We also may gather additional personal or non-personal information in the future.

Sharing Information with Third Parties

Big Switch for Climate does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. Big Switch for Climate does share information with third party affiliates that we endorse or partner with.

Automatically Collected Information

Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by Big Switch for Climate. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Big Switch for Climate website.

Use of Cookies

The Big Switch for Climate website may use “cookies” to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize Big Switch for Climate pages, or register with Big Switch for Climate site or services, a cookie helps Big Switch for Climate to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same Big Switch for Climate website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the Big Switch for Climate features that you customized.

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the Big Switch for Climate services or websites you visit.

Links

This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.

Security of your Personal Information

Big Switch for Climate secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. Big Switch for Climate uses the following methods for this purpose:

SSL Protocol

When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other websites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol.

We strive to take appropriate security measures to protect against unauthorized access to or alteration of your personal information. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet or any wireless network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personal information, you acknowledge that: (a) there are security and privacy limitations inherent to the Internet which are beyond our control; and (b) security, integrity, and privacy of any and all information and data exchanged between you and us through this Site cannot be guaranteed.

Children Under Thirteen

Big Switch for Climate does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen. If you are under the age of thirteen, you must ask your parent or guardian for permission to use this website.

Changes to this Statement

Big Switch for Climate reserves the right to change this Privacy Policy from time to time. We will notify you about significant changes in the way we treat personal information by sending a notice to the primary email address specified in your account, by placing a prominent notice on our site, and/or by updating any privacy information on this page. Your continued use of the Site and/or Services available through this Site after such modifications will constitute your: (a) acknowledgment of the modified Privacy Policy; and (b) agreement to abide and be bound by that Policy.

Contact Information

Big Switch for Climate welcomes your questions or comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that Big Switch for Climate has not adhered to this Statement, please contact Big Switch for Climate at:

Big Switch for Climate

150 Executive Park Blvd.

San Francisco, California 94134

Email Address:

info@bigswitchforclimate.org

Telephone number:

415-515-6058

Effective as of September 01, 2017