Who we are
Our website address is: https://bmwra.org.
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.
If you submit an inquiry via our contact us page, upon clicking submit your inquiry data is saved in our website database for customer service purposes until your question / issue is resolved. Your information may also be used by our company for marketing purposes from our company.
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.
If you edit or publish a post or comment on our website, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the post you just edited. It expires after 1 day.
Embedded content from other websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
Our website uses Google Analytics to collect audience data such as age, gender and interests to better understanding the behavior of our customers and work with companies that collect information about your online activities to provide advertising targeted to suit your interests and preferences. You may opt out of analytics data collection by installing free plugins for your browser.
Billing & Payment Information
For ease of use and reuse if you make any purchases on our website, your billing address & credit card information is encrypted and securely stored with our payment processor authorize.net via tokenization. No credit cards are stored on our website at any time. You may delete your credit card information at anytime by logging into our website and clicking the PAYMENT METHODS section.
Who we share your data with
Your data may be shared only with one of the following companies:
- Our credit card processor.
- Google analytics data.
- Our email subscription vendor to send out newsletters.
How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
What rights you have over your data
If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Where we send your data
Your data may be sent to the following:
- Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
- Billing & payment information will be sent securely to our payment processor service.
- Your analytics data will be sent to our google analytics account.
Our contact information