UPDATED: May 22, 2018
Information We Collect About You
You must provide Your information on this Site to request information from Us or to opt-in to receive marketing materials from Us. These activities are optional features on this Site. We collect personal information about You that is necessary for Us to provide the assistance You request from Us and to fulfill legal and regulatory requirements. Both the amount and type of information collected will be limited to that which is necessary to fulfill the designated purpose. We collect and hold this information as long as reasonably necessary to give effect to these purposes. We will not use Your information for any other purpose without Your consent.
At any time, You may request that We update, correct, or delete Your personal information, and We will comply with such requests as permitted by law or contract. You may also request a copy of the personal information We have for You and information about how We are using it unless We are required or authorized by law to withhold such information.
Unless you opt-out of cookies, when You visit the Site, Our servers automatically recognize Your domain names and IP addresses, but this does not give Us any additional personal information about You. The Site may also collect anonymous aggregate “traffic data” (contains no personally identifiable information about individual Users) that may help Us improve and market Our services.
We do not request or require sensitive or special category information about You, including:
- Racial or ethnic origins
- Political opinions
- Religious or philosophical beliefs
- Trade-union membership
- Genetic data
- Biometric data
- Data regarding Your health, sex life, or sexual orientation
- Criminal records
- Credit history and creditworthiness
Consent to Receive Marketing Communications
By purchasing one of Our products or services, You gave consent for Us to contact You regarding that product or service as part of Our commitment to customer service.
If You opt-in to receive marketing emails from Us, You voluntarily consent to receive such messages. You may contact Us regarding this use at anytime using the contact information below.
We shall keep Your information on Our mailing list until You withdraw Your Consent or until We receive information that Your email address is no longer valid. You may opt out of receiving these messages at any time. We do not share this information with any third parties outside Our organization, except as stated below.
Sharing Information With Others
We share personal information about You, as required or permitted by law, with third parties, such as service providers, who assist Us in the day-to-day operations of Our organization. We require third-party service providers to enter into confidentiality agreements with Us, prohibiting them from using any personal information they obtain for any other purpose other than those for which they were retained or as permitted by law.
We will not share or sell Your information with other third parties without Your explicit consent except as stated herein. We may share Your information with a third party if We have a good-faith belief that sharing the information is necessary to comply with a law, regulation, or enforceable government request including court orders; to investigate potential violations or technical issues on Our website; or to protect against harm to Us, Our users, or Our affiliates’ rights, property, safety, or to the public as permitted by law. For all other uses, We will seek Your consent to use Your personal information in a way that is not directly related to the reason that We collected it and We do not have relevant current permission from You unless so permitted by law.
In the event that We sell the business or this Site, that sale may include all User information We have obtained via this Site, as this information is an asset of AFG. We will never spam You or sell Your information to a third party for other purposes.
Safeguarding Personal Information
We delete personal information that is no longer necessary for Us to have as a business entity or to provide You with Our products and services.
Transmitting Your Information Overseas
We are a U.S.-based company, information will be transmitted to or within the U.S. When We transmit a person’s personal information from overseas, We will only do so with Your consent to the transmission. We will use reasonable efforts to comply with all applicable privacy laws. Placing an order or otherwise voluntarily providing Us with Your personal information is an expression of consent to Your personal information being sent overseas as part of the transaction process.
Pursuant to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), You may lodge a complaint with the appropriate supervisory authority at any time.
Your California Privacy Rights (As provided by California Civil Code Section 1798.83)
A California resident who has provided personal information to a business with whom they have established a business relationship for personal, family, or household purposes (“California customer”) is entitled to request information about whether the business has disclosed personal information to any third parties for the third parties’ direct marketing purposes.