Privacy Policy

This privacy statement describes how MetaIntegral Foundation Inc. collects and uses the personal information you provide on our main Web site: metaintegral.org, and sub-sites: associates.metaintegral.org, academy.metaintegral.org & foundation.metaintegral.org. It also describes the choices available to you regarding our use of your personal information and how you can access and update this information.

MetaIntegral Foundation Inc. has been awarded TRUSTe's Privacy Seal signifying that this privacy policy and practices have been reviewed by TRUSTe for compliance with TRUSTe's program requirements including transparency, accountability and choice regarding the collection and use of your personal information. The TRUSTe program covers information collected through this Web site, metaintegral.org. TRUSTe's mission, as an independent third party, is to accelerate online trust among consumers and organizations globally through its leading privacy trustmark and innovative trust solutions. If you have questions or complaints regarding our privacy policy or practices, please contact us at MetaIntegral Foundation Inc, 339 S. Main Street, Sebastopol, California, USA, 95472.  If you are not satisfied with our response you can contact TRUSTe here.

 

What information do we collect?

We collect information from you when you register on our site, place an order or subscribe to our newsletter.

When ordering or registering on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your: name, e-mail address, mailing address or credit card information. You may, however, visit our site anonymously.

 

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 inpidual 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 process transactions (Your information, whether public or private, will not be sold, exchanged, transferred, or given to any other company for any reason whatsoever, without your consent, other than for the express purpose of delivering the purchased product or service requested.);
  • To administer a contest, promotion, survey or other site feature;
  • To send periodic emails (The email address you provide for order processing, may be used to send you information and updates pertaining to your order, in addition to receiving occasional news, updates, related product or service information, etc.)

Note: If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we include detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email.

 

How do we protect your information?

We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you place an order or enter, submit, or access your personal information.

We offer the use of a secure server. All supplied sensitive/credit information is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology and then encrypted into our Payment gateway providers database only to be accessible by those authorized with special access rights to such systems, and they are required to keep the information confidential.

After a transaction, your private information (credit cards, social security numbers, etc.) will not be stored on our servers.

 

Do we use cookies?

Yes. Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer’s hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables the sites or service providers systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information.

We use cookies to help us remember and process the items in your shopping cart, understand and save your preferences for future visits and compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interaction so that we can offer better site experiences and tools in the future. We contract with a third-party service provider (Google) to assist us in better understanding our site visitors. These service providers are not permitted to use the information collected on our behalf except to help us conduct and improve our business.

 

Third Party Cookies

The use of cookies by our web analytics service (Google), and third party service providers (eg. Facebook, Google, Twitter, LinkedIN, etc.) is not covered by our privacy statement.  We do not have access or control over these cookies.  Our tracking utility service providers use session ID cookies to make it easier for you to utilize social media services with our site.

 

Do we disclose any information to outside parties?

We will share your personal information with third parties only in the ways that are described in this privacy policy. 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 such as to comply with a subpoena, 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.

 

Third party links

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.

 

Facebook Connect & Google+

Facebook Connect and Google+ give you the option to post information about your activities on this Web site to your profile page to share with others within your network.

 

Children

We do not collect any information from anyone under 13 years of age. Our website, products and services are all directed to people who are at least 13 years old or older.

 

Blogs

Our Web site offers publicly accessible blogs. You should be aware that any information you provide in these areas may be read, collected, and used by others who access them. To request removal of your personal information from our blog or community forum, contact us through this page.  In some cases, we may not be able to remove your personal information, in which case we will let you know if we are unable to do so and why.

 

Testimonials

We post customer testimonials/comments/reviews on our web site which may contain personally identifiable information.  We do obtain the customer's consent via email prior to posting the testimonial to post their name along with their testimonial. To request removal of your personal information from Testimonials or comments please contact us through this page.

 

Updating Your Personally Identifiable Information

If your personally identifiable information changes, or if you no longer desire our service, you may correct, update, amend, delete/remove or deactivate it by making the change on your user profile page or by contacting us through this page or by contacting us by telephone or postal mail at the contact information listed below.  

 

Data Retention

We will retain your information for as long as your account is active or as needed to provide you services. If you wish to cancel your account or request that we no longer use your information to provide you services please contact us here.  We will retain and use your information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.  

 

Online Privacy Policy Only

This online privacy policy applies only to information collected through our website and not to information collected offline.

 

Your Consent

By using our site, you consent to our website's privacy policy.

 

Changes to our Privacy Policy

We may update this privacy policy to reflect changes to our information practices. If we make any change in how we use your personal information we will notify you by email (sent to the e-mail address specified in your account) or by means of a notice on this Site prior to the change becoming effective. We encourage you to periodically review this page for the latest information on our privacy practices.

 

This policy was last modified on July 20, 2012

 

Contacting Us

If there are any questions regarding this privacy policy you may contact us using the information below.

MetaIntegral Foundation Inc.
339 S. Main Street
Sebastopol, California 95472
USA
https://metaintegral.org
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