Jewish Family & Life! recognizes that personal privacy is very important.
to our privacy and to prevent the misuse of personal information we obtain
through our web sites.
this website you agree to the conditions contained in it.
& Life! Inc, reserves the right to modify or amend this Internet Privacy
Policy and our practices of website information collection at any time,
of JFL's data collection practices that are undertaken via our website.
or implied to form any agreement, contract, or contractual obligation
with any user who visits, downloads, reads, or interacts with the website,
or who sends an email or other personally identifying information to Jewish
Family & Life through its websites or through any other medium.
Collection of Your Personal Information
In general, when you visit our Web sites and access information you remain
anonymous. Some of the information we collect about you is used by us
to deliver JFL-originated email and electronic bulletins/newsletters (e-letters)
prepared by our staff editors. Personal information that has been volunteered
to us may also be combined with data from third parties, such as Congressional
district maps, to improve our services to members. No such combining will
be done for marketing purposes.
Some of our Web sites require registration to access certain technical
services or features or offer personalized services that require specific
information, such as your real name and a valid email address to enable
you to more effectively utilize the services or features available on
that Web site. Contact information from the order form is used to send
orders and information about our organization to our customers or to bill
for products and services. The customer's contact information is also
used to get in touch with the visitor when necessary. Users may opt-out
of receiving future mailings; see the choice/opt-out section below.
Financial information that is collected is used to bill the user for products
We will not provide any of your personal information to other companies
or individuals without your permission. We give you the opportunity to
elect not to receive materials from us. If you sign up for a JFL electronic
newsletter or e-mail list, or receive electronic communications from us
using these vehicles, each message will include instructions on how to
"unsubscribe" (or Opt Out) from that list.
What statistical information do we collect?
We collect aggregate information site-wide, including anonymous site stats.
JFL Web sites also log IP addresses for systems administration purposes.
IP addresses are logged to track a user's session. This gives JFL an understanding
of which parts of our site users are visiting, and helps us focus our
editorial efforts on those areas, which are of greatest interest to our
audiences. We do not link IP addresses to anything personally identifiable.
This means that a users session may be tracked, but the user will be anonymous.
Information regarding visitors to our Web sites is aggregated for the
purposes of reporting to advertisers and our non-profit organizations'
sponsors. Information about specific visitors is not made available to
any of these organizations or individuals.
Protecting your privacy
We will take appropriate steps to protect your privacy. If you voluntarily
provide personal information, this information will be accessible by authorized
employees of Jewish Family & Life and used for evaluating your
needs and for our own marketing and/or research and product/service development
purposes. We will not sell, lend, or disclose in any way personally identifiable
information to organizations not affiliated with JFL unless we have notified
you in advance and you have not objected, you have authorized us to do
so, or we are required to do so by law. We will endeavor to maintain this
information in accordance with our internal policies governing use and
disclosure of confidential information.
As a rule, we will not provide any of your personal information to
other companies or individuals outside of JFL without your permission.
In the limited circumstances under which we would provide personally
identifiable client information to a third party for the purposes of delivering
specific services to you (e.g. customer support, mailing web maintenance),
we expect that the third party will adhere to similar privacy policies
that provide for keeping such information confidential. We also provide
many links to third party Web sites. Since we do not control those Websites,
we encourage you to review the Privacy Policies posted on these third
When JFL collects personally identifying data from minors, we use it for
internal purposes only, we don't post it, publish it or provide
it to any third parties. We will not sell, rent, or distribute any of
the registration information that has been provided to us, without your
None of the Web sites covered by this policy knowingly collect personally
identifiable information from children under age 13. If we discover that
a child under the age of 13 has provided us with any personally identifiable
information, we will delete that information from our systems.
JFL encourages parents to go online with their children. Parents should
understand the sites their kids are visiting and which sites, or types
of sites, are inappropriate. There are many parental control tools available,
such as browsers and filtering software that prevent children from accessing
inappropriate sites. Children should never give out personalinformation
on the Internet, such as name, address, phone number, or name of school,
unless supervised by a parent or responsible adult. Please, always look
from children is treated! Parents should teach their children to look
a site tobe customized to the preferences of the user by placing a small
file on the hard drive of your computer, tracking the user's navigation,
and storing information about it. If you would rather not let us personalize
your experience by using cookies, most web browsers have features that
can inform you when a cookie is being sent and can allow users to opt-out
of receiving cookies. If you are unsure of whether your program has this
capability, you should contact the software manufacturer or your Internet
service provider. How can you update personalinformation you have provided
How can you update personal information you have provided us?
You can help JFL maintain the accuracy of your information by notifying
us of any changes to your personal information. Contact the appropriate
JFL staff editor by following the instructions included with our electronic
communications (email,E-Bulletins, etc).
Choice/Opt Out of receiving further materials from JFL
You can elect to stop receiving email, E-Bulletins and other electronic
communications from JFL by following the Opt Out instructions included
with these communications. Alternatively, you can send email to us at
Please identify the specific type of communications you wish to no longer
receive from JFL, and we will take immediate action to remove your
personal information from our database.
How to unsubscribe from E-Bulletins
If at any time you wish to stop receiving E-Bulletins from JFL you can
unsubscribe as explained in the newsletter.
Forums /Message Boards /Discussion Boards
Please keep in mind that information you post to any of our JFL forums
becomes public information.
All such revisions will be posted in this location for your review.
Contacting JFL's Privacy Administrator
You may send email to
or send us your feedback via US mail:
Jewish Family & Life!
PO Box 9129
Newton Upper Falls, MA 02464
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