This policy covers how OBWA treats personal information that OBWA collects and receives via our web site. Personal information is information about you that is personally identifiable like your name, address, email address, or phone number, and that is not otherwise publicly available.
This policy does not apply to the practices of companies or Association members that OBWA does not own or control, or to people that OBWA does not employ or manage.
OBWA collects personal information when you order a free copy of Outer Banks Bride Magazine, subscribe to our email newsletter, or complete our online contact form. We may also collect your information when you use other OBWA services and when you enter promotions or sweepstakes.
When you request our services via this web site, we ask for information such as your name, email address, wedding date, zip code, and more. OBWA uses information for the following general purposes: to mail publications to you, fulfill your requests for services, improve our services, contact you, conduct research, and provide anonymous reporting for internal and external clients.
Information Sharing and Disclosure
OBWA does not rent, sell, or share personal information about you with other people or nonaffiliated companies except to provide services you've requested, when we have your permission, or when you complete our online Contact Form. When you complete this form, your request for services and information is emailed directly to our members who can provide the services you indicated. Our members may contact you individually about their services.
We do not share our email newsletter subscription database or our magazine order database with our members.
Upon written request via USPS mail or email, we will remove your information from our database. Direct your request to us at:
We limit access to personal information about you to employees who we believe reasonably need to come into contact with that information to provide products or services to you or in order to do their jobs.
OBWA may update this policy. We will notify you about significant changes in the way we treat personal information by sending a notice to the primary email address specified in your Yahoo! account or by placing a prominent notice on our site.