Privacy Policy

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Protecting your private information is our priority. This Statement of Privacy applies to Blacksmith Association of Missouri (BAM) website and governs data collection and usage. By using the BAM website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

Collection of your Personal Information

We do not collect any personal information about you unless you voluntarily provide it to us. However, you may be required to provide certain personal information to us when you elect to use certain products or services. These may include signing up for membership, sending us an email message, submitting your credit card or other payment information when ordering and purchasing products, services, or fees for an event. To which, we will use your information for, but not limited to, communicating with you in relation to services, fees or products you have requested from us.

Use of your Personal Information

BAM collects and uses your personal information to:

A) Operate and deliver the services you have requested.

B) To full fill member notifications in accordance with its Bylaw

C) To provide members with Newsletters, annual directory, access to any member restricted areas on website, member only newsgroup/email forum, or other member notification.

Sharing Information with Third Parties.

BAM does not sell, rent or lease it customer lists to third parties.

BAM will provide information such as name and address with printer or postal service to facilitate mailings of the BAM Newsletter or information of BAM events.

BAM may disclose your personal information, without notice, if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to:

  1. Conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on BAM or its site;
  1. Protect and defend the rights or property of BAM; and/or
  1. Act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of BAM, or the public.

Changes to this Statement

BAM reserves the right to change this Privacy Policy from time to time. We will notify you about significant changes in the way we treat personal information by sending a notice to the primary email address specified by your membership application/renewal, by placing a prominent notice on our website, and/or by updating any privacy information. Your continued use of the website and/or Services available after such modifications will constitute your:

  1. Acknowledgement of the modified Privacy Policy; and
  1. Agreement to abide and be bound by that Policy.