Your privacy is important to us. To better protect your privacy,
we've developed this notice explaining our online information practices
and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected
and used within our sites and services. Please read on for more details
When Personal Information Is Collected and How VCAD Uses Your Personal Information
VCAD collects personal information to make our site(s) and service(s) more relevant and rewarding for you to use.
each visitor to our Web pages, our Web server automatically recognizes
your domain, service provider, operating system, and internet browser.
Our Web server additionally records usage of pages by our visitors. We
use this information, in aggregate, for our research reports and
performance surveys. We sometimes use this non-personally identifiable
information that we collect to improve the design and content of our
site and to enable us to personalize your Internet experience.
of VCAD’s pages request you to provide personally identifiable
information in order to participate in the activities and offerings
within. We may use the information you provide about yourself to fulfill
your requests for our products, programs, and services, to respond to
your inquiries about our offerings, and to offer you other products,
programs or services that we believe may be of interest to you. We
sometimes use this information to communicate with you, such as to
notify you when we make changes to our services, to fulfill a request by
you, or to contact you about your account with us. Most of our
communications provide an "opt-out" feature.
We may also use your
information to update internal systems. This allows for seamless
delivery of services and resources to you across VCAD.
website(s) and service(s) may contain email services, bulletin board
services, chat areas, news groups, forums, communities, personal Web
pages, calendars, photo displays and/or other message or communication
facilities designed to enable you to communicate with others
(collectively, "Communication Services"). The information we collect in
connection with these Communication Services is used to provide an
interactive experience. We use this information to facilitate
participation in these Communication Services. Within many of these
Communication Services, VCAD provides you multiple privacy options that
allow you to restrict the use and viewability of your information to
We use "cookies" on this site. A cookie is a piece of data stored on
a site visitor's hard drive to help us improve your access to our site
and identify repeat visitors to our site. For instance, when we use a
cookie to identify you, you would not have to log in a password more
than once, thereby saving time while on our site. Cookies can also
enable us to track and target the interests of our users to enhance the
experience on our site. Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any
personally identifiable information on our site.
prior visits to VCAD website. Users may opt out of Google's use of
cookies by visiting the Google advertising opt-out page.
Collection of Information by Third-Party Sites
Some of our site(s) and service(s) contain links to other sites whose
information practices may be different than ours. Visitors should
consult the other sites' privacy policies as we have no control over
information that is submitted to, or collected by, these third parties.
Will VCAD Disclose My Personal Information To Parties Outside VCAD?
VCAD does not sell, rent, give away, or loan any identifiable
information regarding its members to any third party other than agents
and contractors of VCAD.
Agents and contractors of VCAD who have
access to personally identifiable information are required to protect
by, for example, not using the information for any purpose other than
to carry out the services they are performing for VCAD.
release personal information when we believe, in good faith, that such
release is reasonably necessary to (i.) comply with law, (ii.) enforce
or apply the terms of any of our user agreements, or (iii.) protect the
rights, property, or safety of VCAD, our users, or others.
How VCAD Protects Your Information
Although we take appropriate measures to safeguard against
unauthorized disclosures of information, we cannot assure you that
personally identifiable information that we collect will never be
despite all of our efforts, there is always a risk that third parties
may unlawfully intercept transmissions. This reality is true of all
Internet use. As a result, we cannot ensure the security of any
information you transmit, and you transmit all information at your own
How You Can Access or Correct Your Information
Many of the online site(s) and service(s) we provide allow you to
manage your personal information. Should you need further assistance,
please contact us using the contact information provided below.
protect your privacy and security, we will take reasonable steps to
help verify your identity before granting access or making corrections.
How Does VCAD Protect The Privacy Of Children Younger Than 13 Years?
VCAD is concerned about the privacy of young children and does not
knowingly collect any personal information from children under 13 years.
We suggest that you become involved with your child's access to the
Internet and to our site to ensure that his or her privacy is well
By using our website, you consent to the collection and use of your information by VCAD.
this page so that you are always aware of what information we collect,
how we use it, and under what circumstances we disclose it.