Privacy Policy

Welcome to our Privacy Policy

— Your privacy is critically important to us.

Dothan Masonic Lodge #466 is located physically at:
184 N. Oates St
Dothan, AL   36303
and digitally at:
https://dothan466.com

It is Dothan Masonic Lodge 466’s policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our website. This Privacy Policy applies to  https://dothan466.com  (hereinafter, “us”, “we”, “Dothan Masonic Lodge 466”, “Dothan Masonic Lodge”, “Lodge 466”, or “https://dothan466.com“). We respect your privacy and are committed to protecting personally identifiable information you may provide us through the Website. We have adopted this privacy policy (“Privacy Policy”) to explain what information may be collected on our Website, how we use this information, and under what circumstances we may disclose the information to third parties. This Privacy Policy applies only to information we collect through the Website and does not apply to our collection of information from other sources.

This Privacy Policy, together with the Terms and conditions posted on our Website, set forth the general rules and policies governing your use of our Website. Depending on your activities when visiting our Website, you may be required to agree to additional terms and conditions.

Website Visitors

Like most website operators, Dothan Masonic Lodge 466 collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Dothan Masonic Lodge 466’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Dothan Masonic Lodge 466’s visitors use its website. From time to time, Dothan Masonic Lodge 466 may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.

Dothan Masonic Lodge 466 also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on  https://dothan466.com  blog posts. Dothan Masonic Lodge 466 only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below.

Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information

Certain visitors to Dothan Masonic Lodge 466’s websites choose to interact with Dothan Masonic Lodge 466 in ways that require Dothan Masonic Lodge 466 to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Dothan Masonic Lodge 466 gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up for a blog at https://dothan466.com to provide a username and email address.

Security

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.

Advertisements

Ads appearing on our website may be delivered to users by advertising partners, who may set cookies. These cookies allow the ad server to recognize your computer each time they send you an online advertisement to compile information about you or others who use your computer. This information allows ad networks to, among other things, deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you. This Privacy Policy covers the use of cookies by Dothan Masonic Lodge 466 and does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers.

Links To External Sites

Our Service may contain links to external sites that are not operated by us. If you click on a third party link, you will be directed to that third party’s site. We strongly advise you to review the Privacy Policy and terms and conditions of every site you visit.

We have no control over, and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third party sites, products or services.

Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information

Dothan Masonic Lodge 466 discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Dothan Masonic Lodge 466’s behalf or to provide services available at Dothan Masonic Lodge 466’s website, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using Dothan Masonic Lodge 466’s website, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Dothan Masonic Lodge 466 will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, Dothan Masonic Lodge 466 discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Dothan Masonic Lodge 466 believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Dothan Masonic Lodge 466, third parties or the public at large.

If you are a registered user of https://dothan466.com and have supplied your email address, Dothan Masonic Lodge 466 may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with Dothan Masonic Lodge 466 and our products. We primarily use our blog to communicate this type of information, so we expect to keep this type of email to a minimum. If you send us a request (for example via a support email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. Dothan Masonic Lodge 466 takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.

Aggregated Statistics

Dothan Masonic Lodge 466 may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its website. Dothan Masonic Lodge 466 may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Dothan Masonic Lodge 466 does not disclose your personally-identifying information.

Cookies

To enrich and perfect your online experience, Dothan Masonic Lodge 466 uses “Cookies”, similar technologies and services provided by others to display personalized content, appropriate advertising and store your preferences on your computer.

A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer, and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. Dothan Masonic Lodge 466 uses cookies to help Dothan Masonic Lodge 466 identify and track visitors, their usage of https://dothan466.com, and their website access preferences. Dothan Masonic Lodge 466 visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using Dothan Masonic Lodge 466’s websites, with the drawback that certain features of Dothan Masonic Lodge 466’s websites may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

By continuing to navigate our website without changing your cookie settings, you hereby acknowledge and agree to Dothan Masonic Lodge 466’s use of cookies.

If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

E-commerce

Those who engage in transactions with Dothan Masonic Lodge 466 – by purchasing Dothan Masonic Lodge 466’s services or products, are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Dothan Masonic Lodge 466 collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Dothan Masonic Lodge 466. Dothan Masonic Lodge 466 does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.

Comments

If and when we decide to enable comments, when visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.  An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Media

If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Source: Akismet

We collect information about visitors who comment on Sites that use our Akismet anti-spam service. The information we collect depends on how the User sets up Akismet for the Site, but typically includes the commenter’s IP address, user agent, referrer, and Site URL (along with other information directly provided by the commenter such as their name, username, email address, and the comment itself). For further information on Askimet’s Privacy Policy, please see https://automattic.com/privacy/

Privacy Policy Changes

Although most changes are likely to be minor, Dothan Masonic Lodge 466 may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in Dothan Masonic Lodge 466’s sole discretion. Dothan Masonic Lodge 466 encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change. This policy was last modified on 19 July 2019      

Industry regulatory disclosure requirements

This is the terms and conditions, or Privacy Policy of this website, www.Dothan466.com.  All photographs, graphics, layout, and textual content (unless otherwise noted) contained on this site are the intellectual property and copyrighted by www.Dothan466.com, the webmaster thereto, the lodge officers, or the original owner which has provided www.Dothan466.com permission to use.  These photographs, graphics, layout, and textual content may not be copied, used or distributed in any form or manner without the expressed permission of the WebMaster, lodge officers, or the original owner.

Should you want to copy, use or distribute any of the information contained in these pages, contact the WebMaster. If he is unable to grant permission, he will give you further instructions.

Under no circumstances is a “no response” from either the WebMaster or the lodge officers to be interpreted as an approval to copy, use, or distribute.

Permission to link photographs, graphics, layout, and textual content from this website to any other website is prohibited, unless the other site requesting to link is within the guidelines of the Grand Lodge of Alabama.  The requirements and policy governing websites can be found here:  https://www.alafreemasonry.org/documents/internet%20guidelines.pdf

Online Privacy Policy Only

This online privacy policy applies only to information collected through this web site and not to information collected offline or via the Grand Lodge of Alabama.

Your Consent

By using our site, you consent to our privacy policy.

Webmaster

Technical concerns should be emailed to the Webmaster.