Your Information that NAOSA May Collect Online
You can affirmatively submit to NAOSA certain user information pertaining to your interaction with NAOSA. When you register with the Site, you may be required to submit your name, address, e-mail address, phone number or other information. You can also provide location information (so that you can search near you or in an area you specify), or billing or donation information. We also may infer your geographic location based on your IP address or other information. This policy applies to any and all information submitted by you through use of the Site.
NAOSA’s websites are not designed with the purpose of attracting any person under age 13. NAOSA does not knowingly collect or maintain any personal information from children under the age of 13.
How NAOSA Uses Your Information
We will use information you affirmatively submit to NAOSA for the purpose for which it is submitted. We may also use such information to provide operational notices, in program record-keeping and to conduct research on industry marketplace practices. We may publish aggregate data, but the aggregate data will not include any unique information you provided to us. We may use third party contractors to act on our behalf, and these contractors are obligated to not disclose or use your information for other purposes. At certain points where your information is collected on our site, there may be a box where you may indicate you would like to be on a mailing list to receive information about NAOSA or its affiliated organizations. This election box only appears in places where the service collecting your information maintains such lists. You can remove your name from a NAOSA mailing list by utilizing the appropriate unsubscribe feature contained in the emails.
Cookies and Other Persistent Identifiers
NAOSA or third parties we contract with may use persistent identifiers such as cookies, embedded scripts, beacons, tags and similar technologies for a number of purposes, such as to provide easier site navigation, access to forms, analytics and advertising. You can still use NAOSA’s websites if you have set your browser to reject cookies, but it may prevent you from viewing or accessing some of the features of our sites.
Uses of Persistent Identifiers for Analysis and Advertising
NAOSA or third parties may use identifiers to generate certain kinds of site usage data, such as the number of hits and visits to our sites. This information is used to understand how visitors use our sites and provide better services to you. NAOSA or third parties may also use identifiers to personalize the display of sponsorships or advertisements and customize the content you see while using our sites and sometimes while visiting other websites (see Your Ad Choices below). NAOSA may transfer, or allow third parties to collect, analytic information about your visit to NAOSA websites to help us improve our websites and better serve you when you visit us online in the future. Analytic information may include such identifiers as your browser type, IP address, referring site URL, web pages you view and links you click on while navigating within our sites.
If you are visiting our site from outside the United States, be aware that your information will be transferred to, and maintained on, computers located within the United States. The collection, use, retention and any other processing of your information will be governed by United States law.
If NAOSA changes this policy in the future; we will post the changes here and indicate the date of the changes at the top of the policy.
Additional Disclosure to California Residents
At this time we do not respond to “do not track” signals issued by web browsers.