Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

Protecting your private information is our priority. This Statement of Privacy applies to the www.NationalFirewoodASsociation.org and the National Firewood Association, and governs data collection and usage. For the purpose of this Privacy Policy, unless otherwise noted, all references to the National Firewood Association including www.NationalFirewoodAssociation.org and the NFA. The NFA website is a Trade Association website. By using the NFA website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

Collection of Your Personal Information

The NFA may collect personally identifiable information, such as your name. If you purchase the NFA’s products and services, we collect billing and credit card information. This information is used to complete the purchase transaction. We may gather additional personal and/or non-personal information in the future.

Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by the NFA, including your IP address, browser type, domain name(s), access times and referring website address. This information is used for the operation of the service, to maintain the quality of the service, and provide general statistics regarding use of the NFA website.

Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through the NFA’s public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others.

NFA encourages you to review the privacy statements of websites you choose to link to from the NFA website (such as Facebook, Twitter, Google+, etc.), so that you understand how those websites collect, use and share your information. The NFA is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on websites outside of the NFA website.

Use of Your Personal Information

The NFA collects and uses your personal information to operate its website(s) and deliver the services you have requested.

The NFA may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from the NFA and its affiliates. The NA may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.

The NFA does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties.
The NA 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 the NFA, and they are required to maintain confidentiality of your information.

The NFA may keep track of the websites and pages our users visit within the NFA, in order to determine what NFA services are most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within the NFA to customers whose behavior indicates they are interested in a particular subject area.

The NFA will disclose your personal information without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on the NFA or the website; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of the NFA; and, (c ) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of the NFA or the public.

Use of Cookies

The NFA website may use “cookies” to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is place on your hard disk (or equivalent) by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

One of the primary purpose of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. THe purpose of a cookie is to tell the web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize an NFA page or register with the NFA site or services, a cookie helps the NFA recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such changes to your profile profile page, billing address, etc. When you return to the same NFA website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the NFA features that you customized.

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser’s settings to decline them if you prefer. Should you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the NFA’s services or websites you visit.

Security of Your Personal Information

The NFA secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other websites, it is iprotect through the use of encryption such sa the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol.

Children Under Thirteen

The NFA 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 of guardian for permission to use this website.

Disconnecting Your NFA Account from Third Party Websites

You will be able to connect your NFA account to third pary accounts (such as Facebook and Twitter). BY CONNECTING YOUR NFA ACCOUNT TO YOUR THIRD PARTY ACCUONT, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT YOU ARE CONSENTING TO THE CONTINUOUS RELEASE OF INFORMATION ABOUT YOU TO OTHERS (IN ACCORDANCE WITH YOUR PRIVACY SETTINGS ON SAID THIRD PARTY SITES). IF YOU DO NOT WANT INFORMATION ABOUT YOU, INCLUDING PERSONALLY IDENTIFYING INFORMATION TO BE USED IN THIS FEATURE: You may disconnect your account from a third party account at any time. Users may learn how to disconnect their accounts from third-party websites by visiting the “My Account” page. Users may also contact us via email or telephone.

Opt Out and Unsubscribe

We respect your privacy and give you an opportunity to opt-out of receiving any or all communications from the NFA by contacting us at: unsubscribe@NationalFirewoodAssociation.org

Changes to this Statement

The NFA will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. The NFA encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how the NFA is protecting your information.

Contact Information

The NFA welcomes your questions and comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that the NFA has not adhered to this Statement, please contact us at:

National Firewood Association
1518 E Superior St, Ste C
Duluth, MN 55812

Email: Director@NationalFirewoodAssociation.org

Telephone: 218-506-8334

Effective October 15, 2012