Privacy Policy

General Statement of Privacy
Houston Focus on Concerns for Women, incorporated in Texas as, (HFCW) is committed to respecting your privacy and protecting any personally identifiable information that you provide to HFCW. Except as indicated below, HFCW will not sell, rent or share any personally identifiable information that you provide without your consent.

Collection of Non-Personally Identifiable Information
Our web servers automatically capture non-personally identifiable information including, but limited to, your domain name, the IP address of the web page from which you enter our site, the pages that you visit on our site, the click-through rates, and the amount of time that you spend here. However, the individual user will remain anonymous. We may use and analyze this data for trends and to improve our site. Any non-personally identifiable information that we give to third parties will be provided in aggregate form only.

Collection of Personally Identifiable Information
When you engage in activities such as registering for events you may be required to submit personal information to HFCW. This information will include data such as your name, company name, address, phone number, fax number, and e-mail address. If you choose not to provide the information that is requested by HFCW, you may continue to visit the site but you may be unable to access certain offers, services or secure pages. By registering for events hosted by HFCW, you are providing tacit agreement that the personal information provided for registration can be included on event attendee lists.

HFCW will not provide any personally identifiable information to any third parties without your consent. However, HFCW reserves the right to provide personally identifiable information to third parties if HFCW reasonably believes that this release of information is necessary to: (1) comply with legal requirements or legal process, (2) protect and defend the rights or property of HFCW, or (3) protect the other users of the site or the public.

Privacy with Respect to Minors
HFCW does not knowingly collect or use information from children under the age of 13 without the consent of a parent or guardian.

When you visit our web site, we may place a cookie on your computer that will allow us to track your visit to our site and help us to improve the site. The cookies will not provide HFCW with any personally identifiable information about you.

Other Web Sites and Links
The HFCW web site contains links to other web sites. If you choose to use any of these links, you will be leaving the HFCW web site and going to a new web site. Protection of your privacy at these linked sites will be governed by the privacy policy at that site. You should take the time to read the privacy policies at these sites. Unless otherwise explicitly stated, we are not responsible for the privacy practices of such sites or the use of any information that you provide.

If you send HFCW credit card information, HFCW will encrypt this information between your computer and our server. Other information that you send to this site, including e-mail messages, will not be encrypted unless we advise you otherwise.

Although our site has industry standard security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information that is under our control, HFCW cannot guarantee complete security.

International User
Irrespective of your domicile or place of doing business, by using this web site, you agree that HFCW may collect, use and transfer your information as described in this Privacy Policy Statement.

Changes to Policy
This policy may change over time. Your continued use of the site after these changes are posted constitutes your agreement to the changes with regard to information collected.