Privacy Policy

Last updated on 12/3/2017. This privacy policy is effectively immediately.

Welcome to https://www.foleyirishdance.com (the “Site”). We understand that privacy online is important to users of our Site, especially when conducting business. This statement governs our privacy policies with respect to those users of the Site (“Visitors”) who visit without transacting business and Visitors who register to transact business on the Site and make use of the various services offered by Foley Academy of Irish Dance (“Customers”).

Please read this policy carefully to understand Site policies and practices regarding your information and how we will treat it. If you do not agree with these policies and practices, your choice is not to use this Website. By accessing or using this Website, you agree to this privacy policy. This policy may change from time to time. Your continued use of this Website after we make changes is deemed to be acceptance of those changes. Please check the policy periodically for updates.

No one under age 18 may provide any personal information to or on the Website. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 18. If you are under 18, do not provide any information on this Website or on or through any of its features/register on the website, and do not provide any information about yourself to us, including your name, telephone number, email address, etc. or any screen name or user name you may use. If we learn that we have collected or received personal information from a child under 18 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information.

“Personally Identifiable Information”

Refers to any information that identifies or can be used to identify, contact, or locate the person to whom such information pertains, including, but not limited to, name, address, phone number, fax number, email address, financial profiles, social security number, and credit card information. Personally Identifiable Information does not include information that is collected anonymously (that is, without identification of the individual user) or demographic information not connected to an identified individual.

What Personally Identifiable Information is collected?

We may collect information from Visitors or Customers on class registration forms. Therefore, we collect the following information from our Customers: the names of children and parents/legal guardians, phone numbers, and email addresses. This information is used for registration purposes.

There are several types of information that we collect from and about Customers of this Website. This includes information:

  • You voluntarily give us, by which you may be personally identified. This includes child first and last name, parent/legal guardian first and last name, relationship, telephone number, and email address.
  • About your Internet connection, the equipment you use to access this Website, and usage details.

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. In addition, we will not share your information with any third party outside of our organization, other than as necessary to fulfill your request.

We collect this information:

  • Directly from you when you provide it to us.
  • Automatically as you navigate through the site. Information collected automatically may include usage details, IP addresses, and information collected through cookies, web beacons, and other tracking technologies.
  • Email, text, and other electronic messages between you and this website
  • Any other direct contact from you.

What organizations are collecting the information?

In addition to our direct collection of information, an external PCI compliant payment gateway handles all credit card transactions. This third-party service may collect personal information from our Customers. We cannot control how these third parties use such information.

How does the Site use Personally Identifiable Information?

We use Personally Identifiable Information to make appropriate service offerings and to fulfill class registration requests on the Site. We may email Visitors and Customers about class discounts, events, registration reminders, new class offerings or services, announcements, or changes to this privacy policy. Also, we may use Personally Identifiable Information to contact Visitors and Customers in response to specific inquiries, or to provide requested information.

With whom may the information may be shared?

Foley Academy of Irish Dance does not share, sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties Personally Identifiable Information unless we provide users with advance notice. This does not include website hosting partners and other parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or serving our users, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release information when its release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others’ rights, property or safety.

How is Personally Identifiable Information stored?

Personally Identifiable Information that Foley Academy of Irish Dance collects is securely stored. It is not accessible to third parties. Only the director/owner of the Foley Academy has access to Personally Identifiable Information. We keep the computers/servers in which we store Personally Identifiable Information in a secure environment.

All credit card transactions are processed through a gateway provider and are not stored or processed on our servers.

What choices are available to Visitors regarding collection, use and distribution of the information?

You can contact the Foley Academy of Irish Dance at any tim to do the following:

  • Change/correct any data we have about you via email or direct contact
  • Have us delete any data we have about you.
  • Express any concern you have about our use of your data.

However, we may not accommodate a request to change information if we believe the change would violate any law or legal requirement or cause the information to be incorrect.

Are Cookies Used on the Site?

Cookies are used for a variety of reasons. We use Cookies to obtain information about the preferences of our Visitors and the services they select. Also, we use Cookies for security purposes to protect our Customers.  We use this information, which does not identify individual users, to analyze trends, to administer the site, to track users’ movements around the site and to gather demographic information about our user base as a whole. We do not link this automatically-collected data to personally identifiable information. Furthermore, we use a third-party tracking service called Google Analytics that uses cookies [log files] to track non-personally identifiable information about visitors to our site in the aggregate (e.g., usage and volume statistics) to assess the traffic on our site.

How does the Site keep Personally Identifiable Information secure?

We take precautions to protect your information from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use, alteration, and disclosure. When you submit sensitive information via the Site, your information is protect both online and offline. In addition, we use regular Malware Scanning.

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 lock icon in the address bar and looking for “https” at the beginning of the address of the web page.

Foley Academy of Irish Dance dance not collect credit card information via the Site. Instead, we use a secure third-party service provider to process credit card transactions for class registrations. While we take commercially reasonable measures to maintain a secure site, electronic communications and databases are subject to errors, tampering and break-ins, and we cannot guarantee or warrant that such events will not take place and we will not be liable to Visitors or Customers for any such occurrences.

How can Customers correct any inaccuracies in Personally Identifiable Information?

Customers may contact us to update Personally Identifiable Information about them or to correct any inaccuracies. Email shannon@foleyirishdance.com

What happens if the Privacy Policy Changes?

We will let our Visitors and Customers know about changes to our privacy policy by posting such changes on the Site and via email.  We listed the date that we last reviewed this privacy policy at the top of the page. It is the Customer’s responsibility for ensuring that we have an up-to-date and active email address, you periodically visit the Site, and you review this privacy policy to check for any changes.

Links:

https://www.foleyirishdance.com contains links to other web sites. Please note that when you click on one of these links, you are moving to another web site. Thus, please be aware that Foley Academy of Irish Dance is not responsible for the content or privacy practices of other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site. Therefore, we recommend users to read the privacy statements of any other sites that collect personally identifiable information.