TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK
TBN realizes that you are concerned about how information you may give us is used and shared.
In this regard, TBN is committed to maintaining your trust and confidence as well as to provide
you with the best possible experience while visiting our website. Thus, TBN provides this online
your personal information is collected, used and protected so that you will feel secure while
practices described herein. Should you not agree, we also provide you with the opportunity to
remove your personal information from our website.
What personal information TBN collects from you.
The online information that we collect includes name, address, city, state, zip, telephone number,
e-mail address, and, in the case of online giving, credit card number and expiration date. In order
to continuously improve your service and tailor our subsequent communications to you, we may
also ask you to provide us with additional information regarding your demographics, comments,
personal interests, and contact preferences.
How TBN collects personal information from you.
There are four different ways we collect information from visitors on our Web site: 1. From
online requests for information (i.e. e-mail newsletters, contact forms, request forms, etc.); 2.
From online requests for materials from our organizations (i.e. requesting a free offer, or for
prayer); 3. From online donations; and 4. product purchases.
We do not receive and store any information you enter on our Web site or give us in any other
way. You may choose not to provide certain information, but then you may not be able to take
advantage of many of our features. We use the information you provide for such purposes as
responding to your requests, improving our website, television program and other services,
matching your partner information with your community profile, and communicating with you.
Cookies and Automatic Information
Cookies are alphanumeric identifiers that we transfer to your computer's hard drive through your
Web browser to enable our systems to recognize your Community log in. Without Cookies you
will not be able to log in. Cookies also allow information to be retained between visits. If you
click the remember me option, it will set a log in Cookie to automatically log you in every time
you visit the site. A Cookie can not read data off your hard drive or read cookie files created by
other sites. Cookies do not damage your system.
Many Web sites place cookies on your hard drive. You can choose whether to accept cookies by
changing the settings of your browser. Your browser can refuse all cookies, or show you when a
cookie is being sent. If you choose not to accept these cookies, your experience at our site and
other Web sites may be diminished and some features may not work as intended.
Examples of the information we collect and analyze include the Internet protocol (IP) address
used to connect your computer to the Internet; login; e-mail address; password; computer and
connection information such as browser type and version, operating system, and platform; the
full Uniform Resource Locator (URL) clickstream to, through, and from our Web site, including
date and time; cookie number; products you viewed or searched for; and the phone number you
collect session information, including page response times, download errors, length of visits to
certain pages, page interaction information (such as scrolling, clicks, and mouse-overs), and
methods used to browse away from the page.
How your personal information is used by TBN.
TBN uses your personal information to understand your needs and provide you with better
service. We may use your information to complete a transaction, issue you an income tax receipt
for a donation, or to personalize our Web site for you. If you so desire, we may also use this
information to update you on ministry projects and activities. Credit card information is used
only for donation or payment processing and are not retained for any other purposes.
TBN does not and will not share your personal information.
TBN never sells, rents, leases, or exchanges your personal information with other organizations.
TBN assures you that the identity of all who contact us through this Web site will be kept
confidential. Use of personal information will be limited to the internal purposes of TBN and
only to further the ministry activities and purposes of TBN. Should TBN be compelled by
operation of law to disclose your information to law enforcement or other third parties we will
notify you prior to complying with any such order.
TBN is committed to ensuring the security of your personal information. To prevent
unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the proper use of information, we have
established and implemented appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to
safeguard and secure the information we collect online. TBN uses Internet Encryption Software,
Secure Socket Layer (SSL) Protocol when collecting or transferring sensitive data such as credit
card information. Any information you enter is encrypted at your browser, sent over the public
Internet in encrypted form, then de-encrypted at our server. Once we receive your credit card
information, it is accessible only to a small number of trusted TBN staff who have been specially
trained in processing this information.
Removing your name from our data base
Our Web site provides a way to remove your name and personal information from our data base
so that you do not receive any future communications from our ministry. If you desire to remove
your name, use our Contact Us form.
Modifying your personal information on our data base.
If you determine that information in our database is inaccurate or it has changed, you may
modify the previously provided information by using our Contact Us form.
Changes in our Privacy Notice and Conditions:
Our business changes constantly, and our Privacy Notice and the Conditions of Use will change
also. We may e-mail periodic reminders of our notices and conditions, unless you have
instructed us not to, but you should check our Web site frequently to see recent changes. Unless
stated otherwise, our current Privacy Notice applies to all information that we have about you
and your account. We stand behind the promises we make, however, and will never materially
change our policies and practices to make them less protective of customer information collected
in the past without the consent of affected visitors.