Project Guardian (hereinafter referred to as “Project Guardian,” the “association,” “we,” “us” or “our”) operates a private platform and affiliate marketplace that offers professional business solutions for the association members; whether through our website or our mobile applications (“Platform”); and
Security of your data is equally important. While we cannot list all the details of our infrastructure for security reasons, rest assured that Project Guardian’s security practices, policies, and infrastructure are proven and reliable;
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TYPES OF INFORMATION WE COLLECT
We collect certain information about you – but only when that information is provided by you or is obtained by us with your authorization. Use of Project Guardian (the “Portal”) authorizes the collection of the information you input into the Portal. We use that information in the normal course of business to bill you for products and services, for delivery of services ordered, and in certain situations, specifically enumerated below;
Project Guardian does not solicit or knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of 18. If Project Guardian obtains actual knowledge that it has collected personally identifiable information from a child under the age of 18, Project Guardian will immediately delete such information from its database;
Because Project Guardian does not collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of 18, Project Guardian has no such information to use or disclose to third parties;
INFORMATION COLLECTION PRACTICES
Traffic Data: Like most website operators, Project Guardian automatically gathers information of the sort that browsers automatically make available, including (i) IP addresses; (ii) domain servers; (iii) types of computers accessing the Website, and (iv) types of Web browsers accessing the Website (collectively “Traffic Data”). Traffic Data is anonymous information that does not personally identify You;
Personal Information: To use certain Services, You will be asked to provide Project Guardian with certain information that personally identifies You (“Personal Information”). Personal Information includes, without limitation: (1) “Contact Data” (such as Your name, phone number, fax number, mailing address, and e-mail address); (2) “Financial Data” (such as Your credit/debit card number and expiration date); (3) “Business Data” (such as the name of your entity, the name and address of your entity’s registered agent, the name and address of the directors and officers of your entity or members or managers of your entity, and the name of your trademark and the goods and/or services provided under such trademark); and (4) Demographic Data” such as zip code. You will be asked to provide Personal Information; the Website will not gather it surreptitiously. You are under no obligation to provide Personal Information, with the caveat that Your refusal to do so may prevent you from using certain Services;
INFORMATION USE AND DISCLOSURE PRACTICES
Traffic Data and Information Gathered Using Cookies: Project Guardian analyzes Traffic Data and information gathered using Cookies to help Project Guardian better understand who is using the Website and how they are using it. By identifying patterns and trends in usage, Project Guardian can better design the Website to improve Your experience and serve You more relevant and interesting content and advertisements. From time to time, Project Guardian may release Traffic Data and information gathered using Cookies in the aggregate, such as by publishing a report on trends in the usage of the Website. Project Guardian does not attempt to link information gathered using Cookies to Personal Information;
Generally: Project Guardian uses Your Contact Data to send You information about Project Guardian and Project Guardian’s products and services and contact You when necessary in connection with the Services. Project Guardian uses Your Financial Data to verify Your qualifications for certain Services and, when necessary, to bill You. Project Guardian uses Your Business Information to file entity documents. Project Guardian uses Your Demographic Data to customize and tailor Your experience on the Website. As with Traffic Data and information gathered using Cookies, from time to time Project Guardian may release Demographic Data in the aggregate, such as by publishing a report on trends in the website’s usage.
Disclosure Practices: Except under the following circumstances, Project Guardian will keep Your Personal Information private and will not share it with third parties:
Disclosure in Connection with Services
Project Guardian discloses Personal Information to those who help it provide services, including those who perform technical, administrative, and data processing tasks such as hosting, billing, fulfillment, and data storage and security.
By Law or to Protect Human Rights: Project Guardian discloses Personal Information when required to do so by law, or in response to a subpoena or court order by the United States of America or when Project Guardian believes in its sole discretion that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Project Guardian, third parties or the public at large;
If You fail to pay any balance owed in consideration of services, Project Guardian may, as permitted by law, report Your Personal Information, including without limitation your unpaid balance.
CONSENT TO RECEIVE EMAIL FROM PROJECT GUARDIAN
By registering with the Website, you hereby consent to receive periodic email communications regarding the services;
As part of registration, you may also elect to receive periodic email communications regarding special offers and other promotions (collectively, “Special Offers”). You may opt-out of receiving Special Offers at any time by:
- following the unsubscribe instructions contained in each Special Offer; or
- sending an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org;
SECURITY OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
Project Guardian has implemented and maintains reasonable security procedures and practices to protect against the unauthorized access, use, modification, destruction, or disclosure of Your Personal Information;
Lost or Stolen Information: You must promptly notify us if Your credit, bank, other financial institution information, user name, or password is lost, stolen, or used without permission. In such an event, we will remove that credit card number, bank account information, other financial institution information, user name, or password from your account and update our records accordingly;
Before visiting or providing Personal Information to a Third-Party Website, You should inform Yourself of the privacy policies and practices (if any) of that Third-Party Website, and should take those steps necessary to, in your discretion, protect your privacy;
Effective on July, 22 2021
Project Guardian is not a law or accounting firm, and neither Project Guardian nor any of its employees provide legal or accounting services or advice and should not be relied upon as such. If legal or other accounting assistance is needed, we recommend that you seek the services of a competent professional. The content on projectguardian.international should not serve as a substitute for legal advice from an attorney or accountant familiar with the facts and circumstances of your specific situation. Contact your legal counsel before making any decisions.