This privacy statement describes what
we do with the information that we receive about you when you visit
our Web site. The information that we receive about you depends on what
you do when you visit our Web site.
If you request email counseling:
We receive your
name, email address and zip code when you submit your request.
We also receive any other personal information that
you provide in the text of your email request.
We use your name
and email address to respond to your request for business counseling.
We use your zip code to identify the
general area in which you live so that we can monitor the geographical
scope and impact of our services and also so that we can provide
counseling appropriate for your location. The SCORE counselor
that receives your email request will have access to other personal
information that you provide in the text of your email request.
The SCORE counselor will keep this information confidential
but may consult with other SCORE counselors about your situation in
order to better serve you.
If you sign up for a SCORE email newsletter:
receive your name, state, zip code, email address and various
other general information that you might choose to provide about
yourself or your business.
We use your name and email address
to deliver the email newsletter, updates or announcements that
you have requested.
newsletters, updates or announcements may contain occasional
links or references to various SCORE commercial partners,
these links and references do not mean that we rent, sell or
otherwise disseminate to commercial partners information that we receive
You can be removed from a mailing list at any time
by sending a message to firstname.lastname@example.org with the word “unsubscribe” in
the subject line.
If you submit a testimonial or success story:
We receive your name,
place of business and email address as well as the information
that you submit (your testimonial or success
At our discretion, we may display on our site your testimonial
or success story, including personal information that you provide
as part of your testimonial submission.
This site has security measures in place to protect the
loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control.
order to prevent unauthorized access to your information, we
have instituted safeguards such as physical access restrictions,
defenses and written guidelines instructing volunteers on the
confidentiality of your personal information. We have also implemented
safeguards to notify us in the event of loss of Internet connectivity.
Even with these safeguards in place, unauthorized access, loss
of connectivity or hardware failure can still occur. For this
reason, we cannot guarantee that our safeguards will be totally
effective all of the time nor can we be responsible for lost
or delayed requests, email, or content that may result from
of connectivity or other technical failures.
We are concerned about protecting children’s
privacy. We do not anticipate that children will be visitors or
users of our
Web site, email counseling, or other services. We do not knowingly
collect personal contact information, online or offline, from
children under the age of 13 and will not do so when we learn
or suspect that such information is being provided by a child
even if the stated age is 13 or over.