Nathan Robnett-Conover (“us”, “we”, or “our”) operates https://www.fourthmessenger.org (the “Site”). This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use and disclosure of Personal Information we receive from users of the Site. We use your Personal Information only for providing and improving the Site. By using the Site, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy.
Information Collection And Use
While using our Site, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you. Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to:
- For all newsletters:
- Email Address
- For the “Sima” monastic-only site and section, in order to confirm applicant’s status as a monk or nun and help us decide on content:
- First and last Buddhist name
- Home monastery
- Year of ordination
We may use such data to contact you with newsletters or any other information that may be of interest to you. You may unsubscribe by following the “unsubscribe” link in our emails or by contacting us.
Transfer of Data
Your information, including Personal Data, may be transferred to — and maintained on — computers located outside of your state, province, country or other governmental jurisdiction where the data protection laws may be different than those in your jurisdiction.
We use third party companies to help our Service (“Service Providers”), to provide the Service on our behalf, to perform Service-related services or to help us analyze how our Service is used.
These third parties have access to your Personal Data only to perform these tasks on our behalf and are obligated not to disclose or use it for any other purpose.
- Google LLC, Gmail – We use gmail to store some information received, specifically by members of Sima, so that we can prove consent if asked. To see more information on the privacy practices of Google, please visit the Google Privacy & Terms web page: https://policies.google.com/privacy
Links To Other Sites
We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third party sites or services.
The security of your Personal Information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security. Personal data collected by the site is stored through the MailChimp service.
You can at any time change or withdraw your consent from the Cookie Declaration on our website.
Your consent applies to the following domains: www.fourthmessenger.org
Cookies are small text files that are used to store small pieces of information. The cookies are stored on your device when the website is loaded on your browser. These cookies help us make the website function properly, make the website more secure, provide better user experience, and understand how the website performs and to analyze what works and where it needs improvement.
The third-party cookies used on our websites are used mainly for understanding how the website performs, how you interact with our website, keeping our services secure, and all in all providing you with a better and improved user experience and help speed up your future interactions with our website. Our 3rd-party cookies anonymize your IP address as well, and so avoid collecting any personally-identifiable information.
Should you decide to change your preferences later through your browsing session, you may exit out of the site, clear cookies from your browser using the method below, and then reload the site. This will display the consent notice again enabling you to change your preferences or withdraw your consent entirely. Different browsers provide different methods to block and delete cookies used by websites. You can change the settings of your browser to block/delete the cookies. To find out more out more on how to manage and delete cookies, visit wikipedia.org, www.allaboutcookies.org.
Last updated: March 5, 2021