Sheldon Maddix Ministries (“SMM”) is a Christian, nonprofit organization committed to excellence, integrity, and your privacy. This Policy is provided to inform you of the ways SMM uses information on (“Website”). This Policy does not apply to any website “linked” to this Website, and SMM is not responsible for the privacy policies or the content of other websites.
SMM is committed to upholding the highest level of confidentiality and security for those who visit our Website. The information collected by SMM on this Website falls under one of two categories: Anonymous or Personal.
Anonymous information cannot be traced back to a specific individual. Web servers automatically record the IP address (the general location where the user is logged) of each visitor to this Website and track how many people visit the Website. This anonymous information is used to administer and specialize the Website more effectively and gain general information about the backgrounds and sources of visitors.
Personal information identifies specific individuals. This information is personally and voluntarily provided as a result of a prompt on the Website. Such information includes, but is not limited to, names, postal addresses, phone numbers, email addresses and other demographic information. The data provided to the America section of the Website (e.g. date of birth, marital status, gender, demographics, etc.) is handled by a third party.
SMM collects personal information from this Website through the following resources:
ONLINE E-COMMERCE & WEBSITE FORMS
When requests are made on the Website, certain information is needed to process the request. The information may include, but is not limited to, names, postal addresses, phone numbers, email addresses, and other demographic information. We may also use that information to send you additional literature about SMM and its conferences and resources.
ONLINE REGISTRATION OF OUR PARTNERS
When an individual becomes a partner with SMM, certain information is collected to allow us to provide you with the highest degree of excellent service. The information collected in our online registration may include, but is not limited to, names, postal addresses, phone numbers, email addresses, and other demographic information. This information may be used to send you additional literature about SMM conferences and resources.
Purchases and donations made online from SMM require certain information to ensure the transaction is processed efficiently, correctly and safely. Information collected may include, but is not limited to, names, credit card information, mailing addresses, phone numbers, date of birth, marital status as well as other demographic information. All of the information you supply to SMM is never shared with others and is protected by encryption from the time it leaves your computer until the transactions is complete.
Information Sharing and Disclosure
SMM will not rent, sell, lease, or share personal information with other organizations, except in response to subpoenas, court orders, legal processes, or to establish and/or exercise legal rights. However, when an online transaction occurs that involves the shipment of a package, email addresses are provided to the shipping provider for tracking purposes only.
We have implemented measures to help secure your personal information from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use, alteration and disclosure. All information you provide to us is stored on our secure servers behind firewalls or cloud storage provided by a third party hosting company. Any payment transactions will be encrypted during transition.
The safety and security of your information also depends on you. Where we have given or you have chosen a password for access to certain parts of our Website or Application, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. We ask you not to share your password with anyone. And, we urge you to be careful about giving out information in public areas of the Website. The information you share in public areas may be viewed by any user of the Website.
Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we do our best to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of your personal information transmitted to our Website or Application. Any transmission of personal information is at your own risk. We are not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures contained on the Website.
Users under the age of sixteen must ask parent or guardian permission to email this Website, request information from SMM, or purchase any resources on this Website.
Unsubscribe From Our Mailings and Emails
If you desire to unsubscribe from mailings or emails, simply contact us in any of the following ways:
UNSUBSCRIBE FROM OUR TEXT AND EMAILS
Click on unsubscribe link at the bottom of the email. To opt out of text messages, reply STOP. Or call Customer Service at 347-469-0892 and request to be removed from our email lists.
IF YOU DO NOT WANT TO RECEIVE MAIL AND TELEPHONE CONTACT FROM US
Call Customer Service at 347-469-0892 and request to be removed from our mailing list.