This page informs you of The James Madison Institute’s policies regarding the collection, use and disclosure of Personal Information we receive from users of the Site.

INFORMATION COLLECTION AND USE

While using our Site, we may ask you to provide us, voluntarily, with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you via forms on the Site. This Policy also applies to personal information collected on other web sites on our behalf by third party vendors. Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to your name, email, and address (“Personal Information”).

The James Madison Institute respects the privacy of our donors and their choice not to have personal information shared with others. JMI will never share or use your personal information for any reason other than to manage your membership or contribution. Personal and contact information provided as part of our membership application or as a donation will be used only for the purpose specified, and will not be sold to third parties.

Credit card information will be used only for the specified use, and is not retained once the specified transaction is completed. Credit card information is managed and processed via a secure third-party source.

Our Site may contain links to other websites. Any personal information you provide on the linked pages is provided directly to that third party and is subject to that third party’s privacy policy. This Policy does not apply to such linked sites, and we are not responsible for the content or privacy and security practices and policies of these websites or any other sites that are linked to from our Site. We encourage you to learn about their privacy and security practices and policies before providing them with personal information.

SITE TERMS OF USE MODIFICATIONS 

The James Madison Institute may update these terms of utilization for its website whenever without notification. By utilizing this site you are consenting to be bound by the then current form of these Terms and Conditions of Use.

COMMUNICATIONS

We may use your Personal Information to contact you with newsletters. You may “opt out” of receiving email messages, email updates and newsletters by following the instructions in those emails or by contacting us at jmi@jamesmadison.org with a request to change your contact info or a request to be forgotten from our database.

COOKIES

Like many sites, we use “cookies” to collect information. You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Site or site performance may be less than optimal. Cookies may also be used to serve your remarketing messages.

SECURITY

The James Madison Institute secures all data using normal methods. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

We take reasonable measures to protect your personal information in an effort to prevent loss, misuse, and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, and destruction. The security of your Personal Information is important to us but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure against any interception or other type of misuse.

If you have any additional questions about our privacy policy at this time, please email us at jmi@jamesmadison.org