Privacy Statement from American Arab Forum
At American Arab Forum (AAF), we are committed to protecting your privacy. You
can browse most of our site without giving us any information about yourself.
But sometimes we do need information to provide services that you request, and
this statement of privacy explains data collection and use in those situations.
Collecting your Personal Information
We will ask you when we need information that personally identifies you
(personal information) or allows us to contact you. Generally, this information
is requested when you are asked to register before registering for e-mail
newsletters, joining a limited-access premium page, or when purchasing and
registering American Arab Forum products. Personal information collected by
www.aafusa.org often is limited
to e-mail address, country or location, but may include other information when
needed to provide a service you requested. For example: If you choose to make a
purchase in our web store, we will request personal information such as: name,
address, telephone number, credit card number and shipping information.
Use of your Personal Information
We use your personal information for four primary purposes:
Control of your Personal Information
- To make the site easier for you to use by not making you enter your personal
information more than once.
- To help you quickly find services or information on
- To help us create and deliver content most relevant to you.
- To alert you to updated information and other new services from American Arab
When you give us personal information,
www.aafusa.org will not share that information with third parties
without your permission.
aafusa.org may send out periodic e-mails informing you of technical service
issues related to a product or service you requested.
Security of your Personal Information
aafusa.org strictly protects the security of your personal information and
honors your choices for its intended use. We carefully protect your data from
loss, misuse, unauthorized access or disclosure, alteration, or destruction.
Your personal information is never shared outside the company without your
permission. Inside the company, data is stored in password-controlled servers
with limited access
Protection of Children’s Personal Information
The aafusa.org site does not publish content that is targeted to children.
To ensure the best possible browsing experience, aafusa.org may collect
aggregated site-visitation statistics using cookies. We do not track
individuals' use of the site.
A "cookie" is a small piece of information that our Web site may provide to your
browser while you are at our sites. The aafusa.org web sites supply your browser
with cookies that contain a unique identifier used to better understand Web site
usage in the aggregate so that we know what areas of our site users prefer
(e.g., based on the number of visits to those areas). These cookies are not
linked to the personally identifiable information that you provide us elsewhere
on the site. This cookie is maintained by your browser and contains your
identifier. This cookie is also used to authenticate your identity and provide
you with access to areas of our Web site that are limited to registered users.
You do not have to accept cookies from our site. Only the areas that require
registration require cookies. Should you decide that you would like to register
and login to special areas of the Web site and you have modified your browser
settings not to accept cookies, you will need to re-set your browser to accept
the cookies that we send it. Otherwise, we will not be able to let you
participate in certain areas of the Web sites. Most browsers are defaulted to
accept and maintain cookies.
To try and bring you offers that are of interest to you, we have relationships
with other companies that we allow to place ads on our Web pages. As a result of
your visit to our site, ad server companies may collect information such as your
domain type, your IP address and click stream information
Changes to this Statement
aafusa.org may occasionally update this privacy statement
American Arab Forum welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy,
please contact us.