Your privacy is important to the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Port of Spain and we take our responsibility seriously to protect the data that you provide us in the normal course of interacting with our site.
Customer and Membership Information:
Customer credit card account information that you provide us such as your name, email address and credit card payment information etc. is held in strict confidence and will not be sold or rented to third parties, but will be used for the purpose of providing receipt information as well as 'Thank you' notes for visiting and donating to the Archbishop’s Appeal website.
What information do we collect?
When making your online donation you may be asked to enter your: name, e-mail address, billing address and 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 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.
- To provide receipts for donations given;
- To issue 'Thank you' notes
How do we protect your information?
We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you 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 are required to keep the information confidential.
The obligations of the recipient regarding the confidential information, typically including some version of obligations:
- To use the information only for enumerated purposes;
- To disclose it only to persons with a need to know the information for those purposes;
- To use appropriate efforts (not less than reasonable efforts) to keep the information secure. Reasonable efforts is often defined as a standard of care relating to confidential information that is no less rigorous than that which the recipient uses to keep its own similar information secure ; and
- To ensure that anyone to whom the information is disclosed further abides by obligations restricting use; restricting disclosure; and ensuring security at least as protective as the agreement.
Cookies are used in the general operation of the website. But, they are not used for storing your personal information.
Do we disclose any information to outside parties?
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.