Collection of your Personal Information
In order to better provide you with products and services offered on our Site, Financial Empowerment Center may collect personally identifiable information, such as your:
- First and Last Name
- Mailing Address
- E-mail Address
- Phone Number
- Job Title
- Date of Birth, Business Name, EIN, Ethnicity, Business Income, F-EIN, 501c3 Status
Financial Empowerment Center may also collect anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your:
- Household Income
- Business Income
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 and 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.
Use of your Personal Information
Financial Empowerment Center collects and uses your personal information to operate its website(s) and deliver the services you have requested.
Financial Empowerment Center may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from Financial Empowerment Center and its affiliates.
Sharing Information with Third Parties
Financial Empowerment Center does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties.
Financial Empowerment Center may share data with trusted partners to help perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to Financial Empowerment Center, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.
Financial Empowerment Center may disclose your personal information, without notice, if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Financial Empowerment Center or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Financial Empowerment Center; and/or (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Financial Empowerment Center, or the public.
Automatically Collected Information
Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by Financial Empowerment Center. 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 Financial Empowerment Center website.
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
Financial Empowerment Center secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. Financial Empowerment Center 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
Financial Empowerment Center 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.
From time to time, Financial Empowerment Center may contact you via email for the purpose of providing announcements, promotional offers, alerts, confirmations, surveys, and/or other general communication.
If you would like to stop receiving marketing or promotional communications via email from Financial Empowerment Center, you may opt out of such communications by Click Unsubscribe.
External Data Storage Sites
We may store your data on servers provided by third party hosting vendors with whom we have contracted.
Changes to this Statement
Financial Empowerment Center welcomes your questions or comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that Financial Empowerment Center has not adhered to this Statement, please contact Financial Empowerment Center at:
The Director's Council
801 University Ave Unit #3
Des Moines, Iowa 50314
Effective as of October 17, 2018