Throggs Neck Merchant Association, Inc., referred to hereafter as TNMA, provides online resources, including the TNMA website, referred to hereafter as the "TNMA Web Service".
Information We Collect And How It Is Used
Community Loyalty Discount Program members
In order to participate in the Loyalty Discount Program, you must first complete the registration information requested online. At a minimum we ask for your first and last name, an email address so that we send you the latest newsletters and contact you for special community events or news. We also require you to select a password that you will use to access your personal information (personal information, Discount eligibility, rewards, etc...). You may also optionally include you mailing address, and birth month/year. This will allow merchants you visit with your Discount Card to send you special promotional offers or birthday gift coupons by regular mail or email.
Registering for this promotion automatically subscribes you to the TNMA newsletter, a periodic email communicating events and activities occurring in our community, as well as various offers from member merchants. To participate in the Community Loyalty Discount Program, you agree to remain subscribed to this newsletter.
There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by TNMA. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring Web site addresses. This information is used by TNMA for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the TNMA Web Service.
By default, merchant members are also Discount Program members, and as such, the above policy applies to merchant members as well. Additionally, must Merchant members must provide their business information that will be displayed via the TNMA Web Service for users of the service to see.
How We Collect Information
The Company gathers information in the following ways:
Log files are also used to track and monitor traffic patterns on our site to improve performance and functionality. They are not used to track or monitor personally identifiable information.
Users may request a friend to join the Loyalty Discount Program by using the "Tell A Friend" feature from the users account. The email address of the friend is used to forward the information to that person.
Users may contact the Company with any feedback, questions or comments. The Company uses contact information only to respond to the feedback.
TNMA may sponsor raffles, contests or other events for which we need to collect and retain personally identifiable information. TNMA may co-sponsor such events with member merchants.
We Do Not Share Your Information
We do not sell, brand or share your personal information that you supply to us with 3rd party businesses, with the exception of member merchants participating in the Loyalty Discount Program. We follow a best practices model regarding your privacy.
Use of Information
All information provided to TNMA by the users of this site may be used to support you, support applications associated with TNMA Web Services, and to communicate with you for community events, news, activities, promotions, etc...
To correct, update or request that we delete information you provided, please contact us via email, or by writing to:
Throggs Neck Merchants Association
Attn: Customer Care
P.O. Box 508
Bronx, NY 10465
From time to time, we may use customer information for new, unanticipated uses not previously disclosed in our privacy notice. If our information practices change at some time in the future we will post these policy changes to our Web site to notify you and provide you with the opportunity to opt out of these new uses. If you are concerned about how your information is used, you should check back at our Web site periodically.
General Security Policy
TNMA endeavors at all times to meet and exceed standards of online privacy protection. When you submit information, your information is protected both on-line and off-line in accordance with applicable laws, regulations and industry standards. For additional information or specific questions, please contact us.