Notice to End Users
EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework and the Swiss – U.S. Privacy Shield Framework
When do we collect information?
We collect PII from you when you register on our site or access our site via Single Sign On. In accordance with handling your PII, PCHOWTO adheres to the principles of the EU-U.S. and Swiss-U.S. Privacy Shield frameworks. To learn more, click here.
What personal information do we collect from the people that visit our website?
When registering on our site you may be asked to enter your name, email address, or other details to help you with your experience.
How do we use your information?
We may use the information we collect from you when you register or use certain other site features in the following ways:
The Federal Trade Commission has jurisdiction over PCHOWTO’s compliance with the Privacy Shield. In compliance with the Privacy Shield Principles, PCHOWTO commits to resolve complaints about our collection or use of your personal information. American, European and or Swiss individuals with inquiries or complaints regarding our Privacy Shield policy should first contact PCHOWTO at:
Independent Resolution Mechanism Provider’s Contact Information (IRM):
PCHOWTO has further committed to refer unresolved Privacy Shield compliance complaints to the International Centre For Dispute Resolution American Arbitration Association (ICDR-AAA), an alternative dispute resolution provider located in the United States. If you do not receive timely acknowledgment of your complaint from us, or if we have not resolved your complaint, please contact or visit ICDR-AAA for more information or to file a complaint. The services of AAA are provided at no cost to you. Under certain circumstances, Customers and Users may be able to invoke binding arbitration to address complaints about PCHOWTO’s compliance with the Principles. To contact our assigned Independent Recourse Mechanism provider, see contact information below.
American Arbitration Association (AAA) Contact Information:
By mail or fax:
International Centre for Dispute Resolution
A Division of the American Arbitration Association
Case Filing Services
1101 Laurel Oak Road, Suite 100
Voorhees, NJ 08043
Phone: (856) 435-6401
Toll free number in the US (877) 495-4185
Fax number (877) 304-8457
Fax number outside the US: (212) 484-4178
Email box: email@example.com
Third Party Disclosure
Disclosure of Personal Information in response to lawful requests
ACCESS TO YOUR STORED PII
How do you access your personal data?
Persons whose Personal Data is covered by this Privacy Shield Policy have the right to access such Personal Data and to correct, amend, or delete such Personal Data if it is inaccurate or has been processed in violation of the Privacy Shield Principles. Personal data can be accesses within the website via My Profile for modifications, corrections, or amendments. To request removal or deletion please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Choices for how we handle or retain your personal data
How do we protect visitor information?
Our website is scanned on a regular basis for security holes and known vulnerabilities in order to make your visit to our site as safe as possible.
What happens in the event of a data breach?
We will notify the users via email within 7 business days.
Do we use 'cookies'?
You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies. You do this through your web browser settings. Each browser is a little different, so look at your browser's Help menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookies.
If users disable cookies in their browser:
If you disable cookies, you will not be able to login to our site.
How does our site handle do not track signals?
We honor do not track signals and do not track, plant cookies, or use advertising when a Do Not Track (DNT) browser mechanism is in place.
California Online Privacy Protection Act
According with CalOPPA we agree to the following:
Users can visit our site anonymously.
Users are able to change their personal information:
COPPA (Children Online Privacy Protection Act)
When it comes to the collection of personal information from children under 13, the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) puts parents in control. The Federal Trade Commission, the nation's consumer protection agency, enforces the COPPA Rule, which spells out what operators of websites and online services must do to protect children's privacy and safety online.
We do not specifically market to children under 13.
Last Updated on 2018-04-20