The NAPFA Consumer Education Foundation (NCEF)
NCEF’s Commitment to Privacy
NCEF takes your privacy seriously. To demonstrate our commitment to protect your privacy, we are providing this notice to explain our online information collection relating to our services. This policy does not apply to the practices of companies linked to the NCEF website.
Information Collection and Use
This notice applies to all information collected or submitted on the NCEF website. Only in specific instances does the NCEF website, www.napfafoundation.org, require visitors to the site to submit personal information. In these instances, the purpose is to provide you with the most personalized web experience possible. By knowing how to contact you, we can deliver information to you in areas that you have indicated. In all cases, the provision of personal information is voluntary. Any personal information provided by users of the NCEF website, is submitted at the user’s discretion. NCEF does not give, sell or transfer personal information to third parties unless required by law, such as the Freedom of Information Act, or as outlined below:
- to forward requested information
- answer questions you submit
- complete a requested transaction
A cookie is a piece of data stored for varying amounts of time on the user’s hard drive containing information about the user. Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information while on our site. Once the user closes their browser, the cookie simply terminates. If a user configures his or her browser’s security settings to reject cookies, he or she may still use our site.
NCEF uses web software to track the number of visitors to www.napfafoundation.org. The statistics show us the pages that are most often visited. The data may be analyzed for trends pertaining to the financial planning industry to determine how to provide more useful information to our website visitors. No personal information is collected in the tracking process.
Information Security and Access
To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy and ensure the correct use of information submitted by our users, any collected information is stored in a secure area. We have put in effect the appropriate procedures to safeguard and to secure the information we collect online. While we use our best efforts to work with information security professionals to maintain security, NCEF shall not be held liable for any delay or failure to comply with the terms of this provision.
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