Who we are
Our website address is https://tacef.org.
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.
What are cookies
Cookies are small pieces of text sent by your web browser by a website you visit. A cookie file is stored in your web browser and allows the Service or a third-party to recognize you and make your next visit easier and the Service more useful to you. Cookies can be “persistent” or “session” cookies.
- Strictly necessary
Some cookies may fulfill more than one of these purposes. ‘Strictly Necessary’ cookies let you move around the https://tacef.org and use essential features like secure areas. Without these cookies, we cannot provide the requested services.
We use these Strictly Necessary cookies to:
Identify you as being logged in to the https://tacef.org and to authenticate you. Make sure you connect to the right service on the https://tacef.org when we make any changes to the way it works
For security purposes
Accepting these cookies is a condition of using https://tacef.org, so if you prevent these cookies we can’t guarantee how the https://tacef.org will perform during your visit. ‘Performance’ cookies collect information about how you use the https://tacef.org e.g. which pages you visit, and if you experience any errors. These cookies do not collect any information that could identify you and are only used to help us improve how the https://tacef.org works, understand the interests of our users, and measure the effectiveness of our advertising.
We use performance cookies to:
Carry out web analytics: Provide statistics on how the https://tacef.org is used Perform affiliate tracking: Provide feedback to affiliated entities that one of our visitors also visited their site. Obtain data on the number of users of the https://tacef.org that have viewed a product or service Help us improve the https://tacef.org by measuring any errors that occur. Test different designs for the https://tacef.org Some of our performance cookies are managed for us by third parties.
‘Functionality’ cookies are used to provide services or to remember settings to improve your visit.
We use ‘Functionality’ cookies for such purposes as:
Remember settings you’ve applied such as layout, text size, preferences and colors, Remember if we’ve already asked you if you want to fill in a survey. Remember if you have engaged with a particular component or list on the https://tacef.org Platform so that it won’t repeat Show you when you’re logged in to the https://tacef.org , To provide and show embedded video content, Some of these cookies are managed for us by third parties. ‘Targeting’ cookies are used to track your visit to the https://tacef.org, as well other websites, apps and online services, including the pages you have visited and the links you have followed, which allows https://tacef.org to display targeted ads to you on the https://tacef.org.
We may use targeting cookies to:
Display targeted ads within the https://tacef.org. To improve how we deliver personalized ads and content, and to measure the success of ad campaigns on the https://tacef.org.
In addition to our own cookies, we may also use various third-parties cookies to report usage statistics of the Service, deliver advertisements on and through the Service, and so on.
What are your choices regarding cookies
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.
If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.
Embedded content from other websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
What rights you have over your data
If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Where we send your data
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
California Privacy Rights
If you are a California resident, California Civil Code Section 1798.83 permits you to request information regarding the disclosure of your personal information by to third parties for the third parties’ direct marketing purposes. To make such a request, please send an email to [email protected] or write us:
If you are a California resident under the age of 18, and a registered user of any site where this policy is posted, California Business and Professions Code Section 22581 permits you to request and obtain removal of content or information you have publicly posted. To make such a request, please send an email with a detailed description of the specific content or information to [email protected]. Please be aware that such a request does not ensure complete or comprehensive removal of the content or information you have posted and that there may be circumstances in which the law does not require or allow removal even if requested.
How We Secure Your Data
We maintain administrative, specialized and physical safeguards made to protect the non-public information you provide against accidental, unlawful or unauthorized access, disclosure or use. Although we’ve measures set up reasonably designed to drive back unauthorized access, the security and safety of your details also depend upon you. We desire you to be cautious about offering information in public regions of the Sites and also to refrain from offering the information necessary to gain access to your membership to any various other people.
We may collect information on our Sites about your online activities for use in providing you with advertising and tailored to your individual interests.
You may see certain ads on other websites because we participate in advertising networks. Ad networks allow us to target our messaging to users through demographic, interest-based and contextual means. These networks track your online activities over time by collecting information through automated means. The networks use this information to show you advertisements that may be tailored to your individual interests. The information our ad networks may collect includes information about your visits to websites that participate in the relevant advertising networks, such as the pages or advertisements you view and the actions you take on the websites. This data collection takes place both on our websites and on third-party websites that participate in the ad networks. This process also helps us track the effectiveness of our marketing efforts. To learn how to opt-out of this ad network interest-based advertising, see the section How to Contact Us below.
Tacef.org follows the online Privacy Guidelines and the Guidelines on Ethical Business Practice of The Direct Marketing Association (DMA). For more information on these guidelines, visit the DMA at http://the-dma.org.
How to Contact Us
Questions or Concerns – If or concerns, or would like to contact us for any other reason relating to you have any questions our personal information practices, please feel free to contact us at [email protected]
We reserve the right to make changes to this Privacy Notice. We encourage you to review our Privacy Notice from time to time.
Effective Date: Mar 02, 2020.