Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

This privacy policy sets out how the Tuesday Musical Club of Pittsburgh (TMC) uses and protects any information that you give TMC when you use this website.

TMC is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

TMC may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from September 21, 2017.

What we collect

We collect the following information from members only:

  • name, address and phone number
  • other contact information including email address
  • demographic information such as postal/zip code, preferences and interests
  • other information relevant to club activities

What we do with the information we gather

We ask for this information to facilitate your participation in our club and provide you with a better member experience, and in particular for the following reasons:
Internal record keeping.

  • A Membership Directory. The online directory below can only be viewed by active members that are logged in. This information can be used to personally contact other members. We ask members to not share or use this information for advertising purposes. You can choose to remove yourself from this directory in the My Account area of the Member Portal.
  • We may use the information to improve our club events and activities.
  • Using the email address which you have provided, we send a monthly newsletter, emails about club events, activities and other information which we think you may find interesting.
  • From time to time, we may also use your information to contact you for other related purposes related to our club. We may contact you by email, phone, fax or mail. We may use the information to customize the website according to your interests.

Security

We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorized access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
We do not collect or store financial information. All online payments and donations are processed by Stripe.com. Stripe has been audited by a PCI-certified auditor and is certified to PCI Service Provider Level 1. This is the most stringent level of certification available in the payments industry.

How we use cookies

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer's hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyze web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyze data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes.

Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

There is a public face to the website and a members-only face.  The 
members-only information depends on users logging in.  You will not be
able to log in if cookies are disabled.

Links to other websites

Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide while visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

Controlling your personal information

We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we are required by law to do so.

You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please contact us using the contact information on this website.

If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please contact us as soon as possible. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.