concerning personal information we obtain about you. By using the website or in any way accessing
AtlantaSolar.Com, or using other services that BFM Corp. may provide here, you are accepting the practices
described in this Policy. Should you not agree with the usage policies described here, you have the right to exit this website and should not continue to use or visit this website.
This Policy notifies you of: (a) what personal information of yours is collected
when you access AtlantaSolar.Com and/or use the Services (b) how the information is collected
(c) how the information is used and shared (d) our efforts to maintain the security of Sensitive
Information and (e) other details concerning your personal information and our policies.
This Policy does not apply to the practices of companies that BFM Corp. does not
own or control, or to people that we do not employ or manage.
Information Collection and Use
Information collected at AtlantaSolar.Com is stored in a single, secure database,
accessible only by BFM Corp. The website AtlantaSolar.Com collects information from our
paying members (subscribers) or other persons who use, attempt to use, or access
AtlantaSolar.Com or the Services (users) at several different points and from different
sources, all or some of which may be apply to you:
When you sign up to be a subscriber of the Services, we ask for, and you are required to
give, your name, address, zip code, telephone number, email address, credit card or
checking account number, and credit card expiration date. Once you register with us, you
are not anonymous to us.
Cookies are alphanumeric identifiers that we transfer to your computers hard drive
through your Web browser.
The AtlantaSolar.Com website automatically receives and records information on its server logs from your
Web browser, including your IP address, cookie information, and the page you requested.
We use IP addresses and cookies to analyze trends, administer the site, track members and users
movements, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. IP addresses are
not linked to your personal information.
Use of Information
Information we collect is generally used for the following purposes:
- To build features that will make the services available on
our site easier to use. This includes faster search requests, better
customer support and timely notice of new services and special offers.
- To improve our marketing and promotional efforts, to analyze
site usage, improve our content and product offerings, and customize our
sites content, layout, and services. These uses improve our Services and better
tailor them to meet your needs.
- To resolve disputes, troubleshoot problems and enforce our Terms and Conditions of Use.
At times, we may look across multiple members or users to identify problems or resolve
disputes, and in particular we may examine your information to identify members using
multiple Member Ids or aliases.
- Except as otherwise provided herein, to generate revenue and/or enhance the Services.
For example, with regard to non-members (e.g. users) or former members, BFM Corp. does not sell or rent aggregated statistical information and user or former member specific information,
including name, address and telephone number, to third-parties. With an active members consent,
BFM Corp. may sell or rent such aggregated statistical information and member
specific information to third parties.
Absent an active members consent, we do not sell or rent aggregated statistical information or member
specific information, such as the active members name, address, or telephone number, to third-parties.
We do not reveal a users or members credit card numbers or bank account information ("Sensitive
Information") to any participating buyer, seller, manufacturer, retailer, or sponsor of
AtlantaSolar.Com (collectively referred to as "Providers") unless the user or member consents
to a transfer of the Sensitive Information or affirmatively respond to the Providers offer and/or the
Provider agrees to provide the property, product or service requested.
We reserve the right to disclose personal information, including Sensitive Information,
when we believe that such disclosure is appropriate to comply with the law or a request
by a government official, to protect the rights or property of BFM Corp., or to
enforce our Terms and Conditions of Use.
We may employ other companies and individuals to perform functions on our behalf including fulfilling orders, delivering packages, sending postal mail and e-mail,
removing repetitive information from customer lists, analyzing data, providing
marketing assistance, processing credit card payments, and providing customer service.
These services may have access to necessary personal and Sensitive Information needed to perform their
functions, but may not use it for other purposes. The AtlantaSolar.com website managing company, BFM Corp.,
performs all payment processing for the AtlantaSolar.com website.
Special Offers and Announcements
We send all new members a welcoming email or other notification to verify password and
username. Active members and former members will occasionally receive information on products, services,
special deals, and a newsletter.
BFM Corp. takes every precaution to protect our users and members Sensitive Information,
both online and offline. Your Sensitive Information is password-protected for your
privacy and security. Sensitive Information is encrypted and is protected online with
standard encryption software for the industry - SSL.
Sensitive Information is also protected offline in our offices. Servers that we store Sensitive Information on are kept in a secure environment.
If you have any questions about the security at our website, you can send an email
AtlantaSolar.Com may sometimes forward users and members to other sites. Please be aware
that BFM Corp. is not responsible for the business and privacy practices of these
Correction/Updating/Removing Personal Information
If a members personal information changes,
we will endeavor to provide a way to correct, remove or update that members personal
data provided to us. This can be done by contacting our Customer Service
Notification of Changes
If we decide to change our Policy, we will post these changes on this website or
provide other notification of our revised Policy so our users and members are made aware of
what information we collect, how we use it, and when we disclose it.
Childrens Online Privacy Protection
AtlantaSolar.Com serves general users of the World Wide Web. We support and comply with
the Childrens Online Protection Act (COPPA) and we do not knowingly collect
information from children under the age of 13, nor do we share such information with
third parties. Children under the age of 18 may use AtlantaSolar.Com only with the
involvement of a parent or guardian.