Terms, Conditions & Privacy Policy - Independent American Party - Official

Welcome to IndependentAmericanParty.org, the official Web site of the Independent American Party National Committee (IAP).  We hope you enjoy your visit.  The IAP knows your right to privacy online is important. You do not have to identify youself or divulge personal information unless you choose to give us your personal information.

Should you choose to share your personal information, we would like you to know exactly how that information is used by us to provide a better user experience, and the steps we take to protect your information. This privacy policy has been created to answer any questions you may have regarding the IAP’s data collection and protection policies.

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What information is being collected at IndependentAmericanParty.com?

The only personal information collected is information you give us: In our effort to grow our grassroots community online, the IAP may at times ask you to submit information – such as your name, address, phone number and email address – in an effort to provide you the information you want in a more timely manner. If you choose not to give us any information, we may not be able to provide you with the most timely information pertaining to: online events, personal appearances, TV appearances, talking points, activists alerts and other IAP related information.

Information collected when you donate: When you make a contribution to the IAP, federal law requires us to obtain the following information: name, mailing address, employer, occupation, and amount of contribution. Federal law requires us to report this information to the Federal Election Commission if an individual’s contribution or contributions aggregate in excess of $200 in a single calendar year. Contributions from corporations, government contractors, foreign nationals without a “green card” are prohibited. All donations not mailed directly to the IAP are submitted through PayPal.  Therefore no credit card information is collected or processed with the IAP.

We ask that children under 18 do not submit their information: In accordance with the Federal Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 (COPPA) IndependentAmericanParty.org does not knowingly collect information from children. Additionally, In accordance with (COPPA), the IAP will never knowingly collect personal identifiable information from persons 13 years old or younger.

Parents with questions may email Will Christensen at bc2usmc(at)gmail.com or write to: 764 N. 100 W., Orem, UT 84058

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How is the information collected at IndependentAmericanParty.org used?

We personalize the Web site and email communications. When you offer your personal information and/or choose to participate in our volunteer efforts, we use your information to personalize and customize Web pages.

We will not sell your personal information. Under no circumstances will the IAP sell your information to third parties or any commercial entities.

We may share your information with like-minded organizations. The IAP may share information — that you voluntarily provide us — with like-minded organizations committed to the principles or candidates of the Independent American Party, IAP State Party organizations and local IAP groups. The IAP may provide your email address or other personal information to IAP-authorized state parties or groups required to deliver a particular message or service. These third parties may not use said information for any other purpose than to carry out the services they are performing for the IAP.

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Is my information secure, and how can I manage my online information?

Protecting information you provide. The IAP makes every effort to protect your information from the moment you begin to enter your information to when it is stored on our secure servers.

Strict security measures are in place to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of any and all information pertaining to IndependentAmericanParty.org.

Use of cookies and protecting your privacy: We do make use of cookies to personalize and customize your interaction with IndependentAmericanParty.org and to provide you with the best possible online experience. A cookie is a tiny text file that is placed on your hard drive and does not contain any personal information about you. These text files cannot be used by IndependentAmericanParty.org or anyone else to obtain any information that you do not voluntarily provide.

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IndependentAmericanParty.org links to other sites: Our site may contain links to other Web sites and servers. The IAP does not bear responsibility for privacy policies or content on linked Web sites. Because the IAP has no control over websites to which we provide links, you agree and acknowledge that the IAP is not responsible for the availability of resources or external sites and does not endorse and is not responsible or liable for any content provided therein.

Accordingly, you also agree and acknowledge that the IAP will not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such content, services on or through any such site or resource or goods. We encourage you to read the privacy statements on each Web site you visit.

The IAP provides links to original articles written and maintained by third parties. These links are provided as a convenience and do not imply a claim of ownership in that content.

The IAP does not use third-party services to advertise, and we do not condone such advertising, since it detracts from our central message.

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Can I opt out of campaign mailings?

How to unsubscribe from our email list: Simply send an email to independenceforever@live.com to opt out of any email communication.  We will then delete your profile in our IAP Community.

When registering into the IAP Community, please know that you are opting to receive these emails by providing your email address. All signups for email communications and other features of our Web site are voluntary. We give you the opportunity to opt-in and we give you the power to opt-out.

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What Terms cover posting information on IndependentAmericanParty.org?

IAP Web Site Terms of Use: Registering for, viewing comments on, and posting comments to the IAP blog, along with posting videos or other information on the IAP Web site, requires compliance with our Terms of Service (on this web page).

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How do I contact the Independent American Party National Committee?

Contact information for the Independent American Party National Committee: If you have any questions, comments or concerns, please visit our Contact the IAP page.

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Will this policy change?

We reserve the right to revise or update this privacy policy at any time. While we do not intend to make any changes to this policy, we do reserve the right to do so. If any changes to this privacy policy are made, the date that the revised or updated policy is posted to IndependentAmericanParty.org will appear at the bottom of the page.