Privacy Policy

The South Bay Business Women’s Association (SBBWA) places a high priority on protecting your privacy. This privacy policy was created in order to demonstrate the South Bay Business Women’s Association’s commitment to the privacy of our members and website users. This policy explains what types of information is collected by www.SBBWA.com and how this information is used.

What we collect
Individuals that sign up to receive South Bay Business Women’s Association communications voluntarily provide us with contact information (such as name, company, phone number, and e-mail address). We may use this information for specific, limited purposes. You may always “opt out,” either now or at any time in the future, if you do not wish to receive our messages. 

IP addresses
The South Bay Business Women’s Association uses your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server, to administer www.SBBWA.com, and for statistical metrics used to track website visitor traffic.

Cookies
www.SBBWA.com uses “cookies” to automatically help provide better services. They remind us who you are and your preferences for our website based on what you’ve done and told us before. The “cookie” is placed in your computer and is read when you come back to our website. Cookies let us take you to the information and features you’re particularly interested in. They also let us track your usage of www.SBBWA.com, so we know which parts of our sites are most popular. You can reject cookies or cancel them by instructing your Web browser accordingly.

How Your Information May Be Used
We use your information to provide you with personalized service; to send e-mail alerts to you; to answer your requests; to process your membership application; etc. You may choose to opt out at any time, which will cease all communications from us. We may also use your information to track visitor use of our website. This lets us see which of our features are the most popular so we can better serve our users’ needs. It also lets us provide aggregate data about our traffic (not identifying you personally, but showing how many visitors used which features, for example) to outside parties.

Email Privacy
The South Bay Business Women’s Association does not provide, sell, or rent email addresses to anyone outside the organization.

External Links
This website may contain links to enable you to visit other websites. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, SBBWA is not responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide while visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. Members that choose to sign up for membership, register or purchase tickets for events through the site are directed to a third-party membership processing application with its own data collection and privacy policies. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statements applicable to other such websites.

Modifications
We may amend this privacy policy from time to time; please review it periodically. We maintain the option to modify this privacy at any time by electronic notice posted on our website. Your continued use of our website after the date that such notices are posted will be deemed to be your agreement to the changed terms.