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Montclair Art Museum Privacy Policy As of January 2010


Our Commitment


The Montclair Art Museum is committed to protecting the privacy of its online guests, customers, members, donors, and friends. We understand that maintaining privacy on the Museum’s website is very important, and that informing our visitors about the types of information we collect and how we use it is crucial to the Museum’s mission.



Personal Information


Personal information is any information that can be used to distinguish, identify, or contact a specific individual. This information can include an individual’s name, contact information, opinions, and family relationships. Personal information might be obtained from online transactions such as purchases, donations, registrations, and membership pledges. Any personal information provided to the Museum is maintained and accessible only to a select group of Museum staff. MAM has appropriate security measures in place at our institution to protect against the loss, misuse or alteration of information that we have collected from you at our site. You may use the Montclair Art Museum’s website without registering or submitting any personally identifiable information.



Privacy Practices


The privacy of our supporter’s personal information is never compromised. Safeguards are in place to ensure that all personal information is kept confidential and secure. Access is given only to employees who must use the personal information for the reason for which it was obtained. Measures are in place to ensure the integrity and accuracy of the information we have. The information we collect online is used solely for contact with the individual who has given us their personal information. We do not share, lend, or sell any personal information to other individuals or organizations for commercial purposes. MAM uses the personal information you provide to us for internal purposes only. The Montclair Art Museum is strongly committed to protecting the privacy of its online guests, customers, Members, donors, and friends. We do not collect personally identifiable information about individuals—such as their names and postal and/or email addresses—except when it is knowingly provided by such individuals. MAM is committed to protecting your privacy when you visit our website, shop at the MAM Online Store, or use the website to purchase a MAM Membership or make an online donation.



Online Memberships and Donations


When you purchase a MAM Membership or make a donation to MAM online, we will ask you to provide us with the information we need to process your membership and/or to acknowledge your contribution. This information includes your name, billing and shipping addresses, telephone number, e-mail address, and credit card information. Your credit card information will be used only as needed to process your transaction. If you sign up for a membership online, your personal data will be entered into the Museum’s Membership database. The Museum never shares with third parties any personally identifiable information you provide when purchasing a Membership or making a donation online, through the mail, in person, or on the telephone except as required by law.



Acceptance of Terms


By using the Museum’s website, you signify your acceptance of our Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use our site. Your continued use of the MAM website following the posting of changes to these terms will indicate your acceptance of those changes.



Contact Information


Questions, concerns, or complaints regarding the Montclair Art Museum’s privacy policy or practices should be directed to Lora Urbanelli, Director, 973-259-5110 or lurbanelli@montclairartmuseum.org.



Secure Shopping Policy


You can shop online at montclairartmuseum.org with confidence. The Montclair Art Museum never stores your sensitive credit card information, so you can be assured you are shopping securely. We have partnered with Authorize.Net, a leading payment gateway since 1996, to offer safe and secure credit card transactions for our customers and generous supporters. The Authorize.Net Payment Gateway manages the complex routing of sensitive customer and donor information through the credit card processing networks (see an online payments diagram). The company adheres to strict industry standards for payment processing, including: • 128-bit Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) technology for secure Internet Protocol (IP) transactions. • Industry leading encryption hardware and software methods and security protocols to protect customer information. • Compliance with the Payment Card Industry (PCI) Data Security Standard. For additional information regarding the privacy of your sensitive cardholder data, please read the Authorize.Net Privacy Policy. Montclairartmuseum.org is registered with the Authorize.Net Verified Merchant Seal program.