Thank you for visiting the Checks and Balances Project blogsite. We are committed to honoring
the privacy of our members and visitors. Checks and Balances Project takes your privacy
1. What personally identifiable information is collected from you through the Site, how it is
used and with whom it may be shared.
2. What choices are available to you regarding the use of your data.
3. The security procedures in place to protect the misuse of your information.
4. How you can correct any inaccuracies in the information.
Information Collection, Use, and Sharing
We are the sole owners of the information collected on this site. We only have access to/collect
information that you voluntarily give us via email, social media messages, or other direct contact
from you. We will not sell or rent this information to anyone.
We will use your information to respond to you, regarding the reason you contacted us. We will
not share your information with any third party outside of our organization, other than as
necessary to fulfill your request, e.g. to build and/or install a website, social media platform,
conduct email fundraising and/or marketing, or advertise under your agreement.
Unless you ask us not to, we may contact you via email in the future to tell you about new
Your Access to and Control over Information
You may opt out of any future contacts from us at any time. You can do the following at any time
by contacting us via the email address or phone number given on our website:
• See what data we have about you, if any.
• Change/correct any data we have about you.
• Have us delete any data we have about you.
• Express any concern you have about our use of your data.
We take precautions to protect your information. When you submit sensitive information via the
website, your information is protected both online and offline.
Wherever we collect sensitive information, that information is encrypted and transmitted to us in
a secure way. You can verify this by looking for a closed lock icon at the bottom of your web
browser, or looking for “https” at the beginning of the address of the web page.
While we use encryption to protect sensitive information transmitted online, we also protect your
information offline. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job (for
example, billing or customer service) are granted access to personally identifiable information.
The computers/servers in which we store personally identifiable information are kept in a secure
environment. We also use a password protection system.