Collection of Personally Identifiable Information
We collect and maintain demographic information and personally identifiable information such as, but not limited to, your name, date of birth, email address, home and business address (including country), Contact ID number, and telephone, cell and fax numbers. Additionally, we collect credit card, and other payment information, and other business information that you provide for transactional purposes such as, purchases. The minimum information you need to provide to complete any specific transaction or access any particular area of the Site is detailed on the Sites’ pages or forms. You will be unable to place an order or complete a registration without providing minimal information required for the transaction. In some cases, other optional information is also requested, which you may elect to provide. This optional information allows us to provide a more personalized experience for the Site user.
Any Newsletter or Forum subscriptions will include an option to unsubscribe. (See Choice and Opt In below)
Collection of Information Through Cookie Use
Use of Information and Sharing and Disclosure to Third Parties
Information is used to process transactions/orders, send conference/webinar information and other information, noting that credit card payment information is restricted for the purchase/uses identified. We often facilitate billing and payment of transactions through the use of third parties responsible for processing credit card, and payment information and invoicing transactions.
We request participation in online surveys and communicate as defined by the individual survey. You may opt out of receiving these communications (see Choice and Opt In below).
Other types of disclosures, including the following, may be made without asking for explicit consent from you. These include, but are not limited to, disclosures with regard to subpoenas, warrants or other related legal requests or proceedings as permitted by or required by law.
Choice and Opt-In
You may provide your email address to us to validate your CIMA membership in order to receive promotional discounts. All newsletters and messages will contain a link to unsubscribe. In addition, you can opt out of receiving future e-mailed messages or newsletters from CPA.com by changing your preferences in the “Preference Center,” which can be accessed from the “My Account” section of the AICPA.org site.
CPA.com registered users can check or verify the information they have provided to CPA.com by signing in to AICPA.org, then clicking on the "My Profile" page of the "My Account" tab and making any necessary edits to this information.
Parents and Children
We strive to comply with the provisions of COPPA (The Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act) and do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under 13. Parents have the right to terminate the registration of a child under 13. Please contact the Member Service Center at 1.888.777.7077 or email@example.com from (9 am – 6 pm EST, M-F).
Security and Other
We use reasonable measures to strive to safeguard and secure the personally identifiable information we collect. Any transmission is at your own risk. Technology, such as, but not limited to, Secured Socket Layer (SSL), is used to enhance security and reduce risk of loss. Our security practices, processes or technology do not guarantee absolute security of your information and you should take all normal personal precautions such as, but not limited to, not sharing passwords, closing browsers, and not using public networks (e.g., internet cafes, etc.).
You have the right to amend your personal data by changing the details online or by contacting us at the addresses below. Users of the Site are encouraged to report any improvements, suggestions, and any suspected breach of privacy or website security to CPA.com or CIMA at the telephone number, email address, or mailing address indicated as follows:
1211 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10036
Hours of Operation: (9 am – 6 pm, EST, M-F)
|Chartered Institute of
Management Accountants (CIMA)
26 Chapter Street
London SW1P 4NP
P: +44 (0)20 8849 2251