In connection with your use of the Website, you may be requested to provide certain personal information to AKFP, including, without limitation, your name, address, telephone number, email address, credit card type, number, expiration date, user passwords and other personally-identifying information (“Personal Information”). It is AKFP’s intent to inform you before we collect Personal Information from you and to tell you what we intend to do with such information. You will have the option not to provide any Personal Information, and in the future you would be able to “opt out” of certain uses of your Personal Information.
Except in connection with satisfying and fulfilling the services provided by AKFP, AKFP shall not, except in compliance with the terms of this Privacy Statement, disclose, sell, lease, trade, market, exchange or otherwise distribute to any third party any Personal Information disclosed by you to AKFP, or collected by AKFP in connection with your use of this Website without your prior consent. Notwithstanding the foregoing, from time to time, AKFP may disclose general statistical information with respect to visitors to the Website to third parties, and may disclose Personal Information when required by judicial order or other compulsion of law, or when AKFP believes in good faith that such action is necessary in order to conform to the edicts of law, cooperate with law enforcement agencies, or comply with a legal process served on the Website. Further, AKFP may disclose Personal Information to a buyer of its business; provided, however, you will have the opportunity to “opt out” of such disclosure prior to any disclosure of your Personal Information.
AKFP shares information regarding customers among its affiliated companies only in accordance with strict internal security standards and confidentiality policies, and applicable law. AKFP may also share additional user information in the conduct of AKFP’s business, including, for example, sharing information (i) with businesses used by AKFP for account maintenance, billing, analysis and servicing in strict accordance with AKFP’s non-disclosure agreements; (ii) to comply with applicable law; and (iii) to protect against fraud.
AKFP may use your Personal Information to occasionally send you material via email about new services and products. If that were to be the case, you will have the explicit option to “opt out” of receiving such emails from AKFP in the future. When receiving materials about new products or services, you will be given the option to “opt out” of receiving further information at any time. If you choose not to provide the information we request, you can still visit most of the Website, but you may be limited as to what options, offers and services are available on the Website.
You can ask us to remove your Personal Information from our database so you will not receive future communications. We note, however, that by removing your Personal Information from the Website database, you may be limiting your ability to use all functions and services made available on the Website.
In order to constantly improve its Website and better serve its customers, AKFP may use software tools known as “cookies” to gather information about site visitors’ browsing activities. A “cookie” allows AKFP to track how a visitor navigates through its site and the areas which it shows interest. Cookies do not identify individuals. Information gathered may include date and time of visits, pages viewed, time spent at the site, and the site visited just before and just after the Website. In addition, in some cases, if a visitor returns to the Website after receiving a cookie, their browser may send cookie information back to the Website. Most cookies last only through a single session, or visit to the Website. You can set up your web browser to inform you when cookies are set or to prevent cookies from being set.
Protecting your Personal Information is a top priority of AKFP. To protect your privacy and security, AKFP will verify your identity before granting you access to or making changes to your Personal Information. In addition, to prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy and ensure correct use of information, AKFP will employ reasonable and current internet security methods and technologies, including, without limitation, encryption technologies. It is important for you to protect against unauthorized access to your password and to your computer. Be sure to sign off when finished using any shared computer.
You may review, update or remove your Personal Information at any time by contacting AKFP via email at ContactUs@akfponline.com .