FairTax.org Terms & Conditions
Our Commitment to Privacy:
Your privacy is important to us. To better protect your privacy we provide this notice explaining our online information practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used. To make this notice easy to find, we make it available on our home page and at every point where personally identifiable information may be requested.
The Information We Collect:
This notice applies to all information collected or submitted on the FairTax.org Web site. On some pages you can order products, make requests, and register to receive materials. The types of personal information collected at these pages are:
Credit/debit card information
On some pages you can submit information about other people. For example, if you order a gift online and want it sent directly to the recipient, you will need to submit the recipient's address. In this circumstance, the types of personal information collected are:
The Way We Use Information:
We use the information you provide about yourself when placing an order only to complete that order. We do not share this information with outside parties except to the extent necessary to complete that order.
We use the information you provide about someone else when placing an order only to ship the product and to confirm delivery. We do not share this information with outside parties except to the extent necessary to complete that order.
We use return e-mail addresses to answer the e-mail we receive. Such addresses are not used for any other purpose and are not shared with outside parties.
We use non-identifying and aggregate information to better design our Web site and to share with volunteers, supporters, and elected officials. For example, we may tell an official that X number of individuals visited a certain area on our Web site, or that Y number of men and Z number of women filled out our registration form, but we do not disclose anything that could be used to identify those individuals.
Finally, we never use or share the personally identifiable information provided to us online in ways unrelated to the ones described above without also providing you an opportunity to opt out or otherwise prohibit such unrelated uses.
Our Commitment to Data Security:
To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
Our Commitment to Children's Privacy:
Protecting the privacy of the very young is especially important. For that reason, we never collect or maintain information at our Web site from those we actually know are under 13, and no part of our Web site is structured to attract anyone under 13.
How You Can Correct Your Information:
You can correct your personally identifiable information that FairTax.org collects online and maintains. We use this procedure to better safeguard your information.
You can correct factual errors in your personally identifiable information by sending us a request that credibly shows error.
To protect your privacy and security, we will also take reasonable steps to verify your identity before granting access or making corrections.
How to Contact Us:
Should you have other questions or concerns about these privacy policies, please call us at 1-800-FAIRTAX or send us an e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
2. Use of Site
The Site and the Content are protected by U.S. and/or foreign copyright laws, and belong to FairTax.org or its partners, affiliates, contributors or third parties. The copyrights in the Content are owned by FairTax.org or other copyright owners who have authorized their use on the Site. You may download and reprint Content for noncommercial, nonpublic personal use only. If you are browsing this Site as an employee or member of any business or organization, you may download and reprint Content only for educational or other noncommercial purposes within your business or organization, except as otherwise permitted by FairTax.org. You may not manipulate or alter in any way images or other Content on the Site without specific permission from FairTax.org or the copyright owner.
You are prohibited from using any of the marks or logos appearing throughout the Site without permission from the trademark owner, except as permitted by applicable law.
5. Links to Third-Party Web Sites
6. Linking to this Site
If you would like to link to the Site, you must follow FairTax.org’s link guidelines. Unless specifically authorized by FairTax.org, you may not connect “deep links” to the Site, i.e, create links to this site that bypass the home page or other parts of the Site. You may not mirror or frame the home page or any other pages of this Site on any other Web site or Web page.
7. Downloading Files
FairTax.org cannot and does not guarantee or warrant that files available for downloading through the Site will be free of infection by software viruses or other harmful computer code, files or programs.
8. Disclaimer of Warranties
FairTax.org makes no express or implied warranties, representations or endorsements whatsoever with respect to the Site, the Service or the Content. FairTax.org expressly disclaims all warranties of any kind – express, implied, statutory or otherwise – including, but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title, and noninfringement, with regard to the Site, the Service, the Content, and any product or service furnished or to be furnished via the Site. FairTax.org does not warrant that the functions performed by the Site or the Service will be uninterrupted, timely, secure or error-free, or that defects in the Site or the Service will be corrected. FairTax.org does not warrant the accuracy or completeness of the Content, or that any errors in the Content will be corrected. The Site, the Service, and the Content are provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis.
9. Limitation of Liability
You understand and agree that you are personally responsible for your behavior on the Site. You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless FairTax.org, affiliated companies, directors and officers, business partners, licensors, employees, agents, and any third-party information providers to the Service from and against all claims, losses, expenses, damages, and costs (including, but not limited to, direct, incidental, consequential, exemplary, and indirect damages), and reasonable attorneys’ fees, resulting from or arising out of your use, misuse, or inability to use the Site, the Service, or the Content, or any violation by you of this Agreement.
11. User Conduct
You agree to use the Site only for lawful purposes. You agree not to take any action that might compromise the security of the Site, render the Site inaccessible to others, or otherwise cause damage to the Site or the Content. You agree not to add to, subtract from, or otherwise modify the Content, or to attempt to access any Content that is not intended for you. You agree not to use the Site in any manner that might interfere with the rights of third parties.
12. User Supplied Information
You agree that any material, information, or data you transmit to us for the purpose of posting on the Site or that you post directly to the Site will be considered nonconfidential and nonproprietary. If you supply or post any information or material to the Site, you guarantee to us that you have the legal right to post such material and that it will not violate any law or the rights of any person or entity. By posting material on the Site, you give FairTax.org the royalty-free, irrevocable, perpetual, worldwide right to use, distribute, display, and create derivative works from this material, in any and all media, in any manner, in whole or in part, without any restriction or responsibilities to you.
13. General Provisions
b. Correction of Errors and Inaccuracies. The Content may contain typographical errors or other errors or inaccuracies and may not be complete or current. FairTax.org therefore reserves the right to correct any errors, inaccuracies or omissions and to change or update the Content at any time without prior notice. FairTax.org does not, however, guarantee that any errors, inaccuracies or omissions will be corrected.
October 10, 2006