Privacy Policy

The National Beta Club has created this privacy statement in order to demonstrate our firm commitment to privacy. The National Beta Club is a members' only organization, which gathers all personal information through the schools club with the parent's permission. This policy covers the following sites: betaclub.org, betaweb.org, sponsors.betaclub.org, shop.betaclub.org.

Use of your contact information:
Our site's registration form requests school, principal, sponsor and club member contact information (like their name and email address), financial information (like credit card numbers), and demographic information (like their state, zip code or grade). Access to our systems is strictly through membership. Member contact information from the registration form is used to send our members various publications, to facilitate communications and member service. Financial information that is collected is used to bill the user for products and services. Demographic and profile data is also collected at our site. We use this data to determine how we need to tailor our programs to better serve our membership population. This information is for internal use only and not shared with any other entity.

Use of order form information:
Our site uses an order form for members to request information, products, and services. Purchasers must be members of The National Beta Club in order to purchase from our system. We do not store purchaser's credit card information. Purchasers must enter their credit card information each time they purchase from us. Contact information from the order form is used to send the orders to our members. The member's contact information is also used to get in touch with the member when necessary.

General Comments or Information
For information, clarification, general comments and suggestions, please e-mail us at info@betaclub.org
~or~ call the National Office at 864-583-4553br> ~or~ write us the National Office at 151 Beta Club Way, Spartanburg 29306-3012.

Family Content Policy
Our Policy is to provide only the best professional content. If you find anything on the System offensive or in poor taste, please Let Us Know.

Unwanted Mail Forwarding or "Spamming" Policy
We expressly prohibit any use of the System for the unsolicited or unauthorized forwarding of electronic mail or solicitations. This includes engaging in harassment, whether through language, frequency, or size of messages.

Acceptable Traffic
Members are prohibited from transmitting on or through any of Beta's services, any material that is, in our sole discretion, unlawful, obscene, unprofessional, threatening, abusive, libelous, or hateful, or encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability, or otherwise violate any local, state, national or international law.

Chain Letters
Chain letters are prohibited on the System, by Beta and by the Internet. Posting a chain letter to newsgroups (or via e-mail on the Internet) is inappropriate. If there is money exchanged, they are illegal in the United States according to the United States Postal Service. If you receive a chain letter from a Beta user, report it to postmaster@betaclub.org immediately. If you receive a chain letter from someone on the Internet, contact the postmaster at their site (using postmaster@their.domain.name; for example, postmaster@aol.com)

Unauthorized use of Administration capabilities reserved for Beta Sponsors and/or the National Office of the Beta Club is prohibited. Reasonable precautions to prevent unauthorized access to your account, such as through the use of passwords and file protections, must be taken. Beta is not responsible for alterations, additions and deletions made to your account It is your responsibility to verify on a periodic basis the accuracy and efficacy of your information contained in the System. The resale of our products and services and technologies is not permitted, unless specifically permitted and documented in a written agreement. Misrepresenting your identity or impersonating others is prohibited, including, but not limited to, forging email or USENET posting header information.

Cancellation of Service
Beta reserves the right to immediately terminate the services offered to any user of the System for any activity considered detrimental by Beta to the operation of any aspect of the System.

Disclaimer
Beta is providing this site and its content on an "AS IS" basis and makes NO representations or warranties of any kind with respect to this site or its contents. Beta disclaims all such representations and warranties, including for example warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. In addition, Beta does not represent or warrant that the information accessible via this site is accurate, complete or current. Any pricing or availability information is subject to change without notice. Except as specifically stated on this site, neither Beta nor any of its managers, directors, employees, contractors, agents or other representatives will be liable for damages arising out of or in connection with the use of this site. This is a comprehensive limitation of liability that applies to all damages of any kind, including (without limitation) compensatory, direct, indirect or consequential damages, loss of data, income or profit, loss of or damage to property and claims of third parties.

Submitting Complaints
To report a violation of The National Beta Clubs' Acceptable Use Policy, send a complete copy of the offensive or illegal article or e-mail message to postmaster@betaclub.org. You may also want to contact the National Fraud Information Center or the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) Bureau of Consumer Protection at dmedine@ftc.gov, if appropriate.