About UnitedDebatesOfAmerica.com and the Information We Collect.
UnitedDebatesOfAmerica.com is a paid membership-based online community developed to give Americans a platform for an open national conversation on politics with a goal to restore democracy. The purpose is to have common grounds with all Americans, free of advertisements and businesses, so that productive, meaningful, and above all truthful conversation may occur. In order to conduct truthful and often difficult discussions about important issues, while also remaining free of harassment, we encourage members to share personal experiences and perspectives in forums but also to keep a limited profile and exercise caution revealing identifiable information. We collect your age and state you reside in to inform the public of our community's voting demographic, allowing Americans a direct voice and ability to apply public pressure to their representatives. To accept new members, we require information that includes, but is not limited to: email address, first name, last name, birth date, a user-specified username and password, country, state. We primarily use email addresses submitted by members to verify enrollment. Email addresses may also be used in private correspondence with the user for customer service issues. All other private information submitted by the user is confidential and will not be disclosed except as required by law of UnitedDebatesOfAmerica.com. Private information can be updated by the user at any time. We do not sell, rent, share, trade or give away any of your personal information unless required by law. Data is archived for the ability to maintain and reference activity however, we will not transfer, sell, trade, or exploit for any commercial purposes, any portion of stored data. We collect data about traffic on our site, including, but not limited, to the number and type of pages viewed. This information is used to improve our site and aggregate totals some of which are posted on our site. We use Google Analytics to track our internet traffic along with a specific enhancement called "Google Analytics Demographics and Interest Reporting." Visitors can opt-out of this enhanced tracking if they wish by visiting www.google.com/settings/ads or by downloading the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on.
We may use your email address to help us efficiently operate the Site, to contact you in connection with your activity on the Site (including, but not limited to, confirmation emails, account notifications, or important news that could affect your relationship with UnitedDebatesOfAmerica.com). These communications are known as "Operational Communications." By posting a profile on the Site, you are opting in to receive communications sent by UnitedDebatesOfAmerica.com.
We at UnitedDebatesOfAmerica.com do not and will not send SPAM emails. We will only use member email addresses to contact and fulfill the services requested. We do not sell, rent, share, or trade any of your personally identifiable information.
Minors & Safety
United Debates Of America requires everyone to be at least 13 years old before they can create an account. Creating an account with false info is a violation of our terms. This includes accounts registered on the behalf of someone under 13.
Note that we'll promptly delete the account of any child under the age of 13 or a minor without guardian consent that's reported to us.
United Debates Of America makes comments/forums/polls/live chats available to all members to view. Please remember that any information that is disclosed in these areas becomes public information and you should EXCERSICE CAUTION when deciding to disclose any personally identifying information.
This site contains links to other websites. Please be aware that United Debates Of America is not responsible for the privacy practices of other websites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each and every website that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by UnitedDebatesOfAmerica.com.
Communications to Non-Members
When you choose to use the UnitedDebatesOfAmerica.com "Invite friends" feature, you are prompted to input friend's email addresses. We will automatically send an email to the addresses provided, with a message inviting the recipient to join the UnitedDebatesOfAmerica.com community. Abuse of this feature will result in automatic termination of your account.
United Debates Of America uses SSL (Secure Socket Layer) encryption for improved security when visitors transmit payment information. All Member accounts are password-protected. We go to great lengths to protect the account information that you have provided us. Access to this information is limited to only the United Debates Of America employees who need it in order to perform their job function. However, please note that we while we take necessary precautions to protect the security and safety of the site we do not guarantee account security. Hardware or software failure, hacking, and other factors out of our control are always a risk. If you have any questions about this, please contact us at [email protected]
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Correcting/Updating or Removing Information
UnitedDebatesOfAmerica.com provides users the ability to edit information previously submitted. Edit the account created online from the account homepage.
If we make any material changes in our privacy practices that affect or do not affect the user information already stored in our database, we will post the change on this page. In some cases where we post the notice we will also email users, who have opted to receive communications from us, notifying them of the changes in our privacy practices.
Contacting United Debates Of America
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