In today's world of shared information, we (Golden Eagle Martial Arts) take great care in protecting your personal information when you are using our website (www.gemakarate.com) and any products or services provided on the website.
We respect your privacy
Golden Eagle Martial Arts will not collect, monitor, use and disclose any personal information about you without your consent. We recognize that your privacy is very important to you and that you have a right to control your personal information. We know that providing personal information is an act of trust and we take that seriously.
Golden Eagle Martial Arts is committed to protecting your privacy.
What information do we collect and how do we use it
Personally identifiable information
Only information you provide Golden Eagle Martial Arts with directly will be collected, such as through subscribing to various products & services, or identifying yourself when requesting information to be sent to you. For example, when you fill out a request form, we collect the details you enter in order to post information to you. When you answer questions about what you would like to see we keep this information to better serve you.
In order to better understand our member base and support end user, we will send environment statistics back to a Golden Eagle Martial Arts controlled central server when you use our online services. The data gathered will help Golden Eagle Martial Arts to determine which versions and software requirements it should support.
From time to time with your permission Golden Eagle Martial Arts will send you relevant information emails regarding products and services which you have previously registered your interest in. If you are receiving promotional information from Golden Eagle Martial Arts and do not wish to receive this information any longer, you may unsubscribe anytime.
Credit card information
If you use a credit card to purchase products and/or services via the Website, information required by transaction such as your name as it appears on the credit card, the credit card number, expiration date and billing address will be encrypted as it passes over the Internet. We do not record or keep your credit card information for online credit-card transactions; rather such information is simply passed through to our contracted payment processing vendor. However, we may access such information through the payment processing company to process refunds or adjustments and to the extent necessary in the event of non-payment or disputed payments, or as may be necessary for Golden Eagle Martial Arts' compliance, in Golden Eagle Martial Arts' discretion, with applicable law.
What are cookies?
A cookie is a piece of data that is placed on an internet user's computer memory. Cookies are pieces of information that a website transfers to your computer's hard disk for record-keeping purposes. The information the cookie contains is set by a website's server and it can be used when the user visits the website.
Cookies are not dangerous. They are not computer programs and cannot be used to circulate viruses. Most Web browsers are set to accept cookies as the default.
Golden Eagle Martial Arts uses "cookies" to help enhance your experience on the site. Cookies themselves do not contain personal information about you. They simply operate as a unique identifier which helps Golden Eagle Martial Arts to know what customers find interesting and useful on the website, almost like a continuing questionnaire. Golden Eagle Martial Arts does not store any personal information inside cookies, although the cookie may identify the user's browser.
By continuing to browse our site, you consent to our placing cookies on your computer (unless you have chosen to disable cookies via your browser - you can opt out of cookies via your browser’s privacy setting options – it will depend on the browser you’re using).
We and/or our contracted web analytics provider(s) do keep track of the domains from which you access our Site and Services on the World Wide Web, and may log IP addresses or other identifiers for statistical purposes. We do this to gather broad demographic information for aggregate use to identify and analyse trends and the results of our marketing efforts, to help diagnose problems with our servers and to administer the Site and Services, and analyse users' movements. We may periodically share aggregate demographic information with our business partners. IP addresses and other identifiers are not linked to personally identifiable information.
How do we store and protect your information
Golden Eagle Martial Arts will endeavour to take all reasonable steps to keep secure any information which we hold about you, and to keep this information accurate and up to date. In addition, our employees and data processors are obliged to respect the confidentiality of any personal information held by us. However, Golden Eagle Martial Arts will not be held responsible for events arising from unauthorized access to your personal information. We encourage you to play an important role in keeping your personal information secure, by maintaining the confidentiality of any passwords and account details used on the Website.
How do you change/update your information
Your trust in Golden Eagle Martial Arts is very important to us. You are free to update your information at any time directly through our Website. In as much as your information will never be used without your explicit consent, we are not able to update the email address to which you subscribe to Golden Eagle Martial Arts communications on your behalf.