Welcome to accountableca.org, the official website of the Taxpayers for Government Accountability (AccountableCA).
1. CHILDREN'S PRIVACY
This website is not intended for use by individuals under 13 years of age. If you are under the age of 13, please get your parent or guardian's permission to visit this site. We will not knowingly collect personal information from any individual outside of this intended audience.
2. THE INFORMATION WE COLLECT
The information we collect at this site falls into two categories:
- personal information voluntarily supplied by visitors to the site when the visitor accesses resources, which information may include name, postal address, email address, age, birthdate, phone number, interest in specific events, feedback, statements of support, schedule/availability, consents, and any additional information voluntarily provided; and
- internal tracking information that is "passively" and anonymously gathered as visitors navigate through our website, using various technologies, such as "cookies" (discussed further below), Internet tags, or web beacons, and navigational data collection (such as log files, server logs, and clickstream).
Please note that visitors may also supply information to Affiliated Sites (as described in paragraph 6 below), which may include the above listed personal information, as well as credit card or other financial information. Such personal information will be treated in accordance with the applicable privacy policies on the Affiliated Sites.
Email that you send to us may not be secure unless we advise you that security measures will be in place prior to your transmitting the information. For that reason, we ask that you not send confidential information such as credit card information or Social Security, driver's license, or account numbers to us through an unsecured email.
Please note that any comments or suggestions provided to the AccountableCA shall be deemed non-confidential and non-proprietary. The Fund shall be entitled to use and distribute such comments and suggestions to any other parties and for any purpose, including, but not limited to, developing and improving services and opportunities offered through the AccountableCA website.
3. USE AND DISCLOSURE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
We may also share personal information with third parties to the extent reasonably deems necessary to (a) protect the security and integrity of our site, (b) comply with our legal obligations, (c) respond to judicial or other legal process, (d) respond to requests or inquiries from regulators and applicable governing bodies, including without limitation the Internal Revenue Service; (e) protect the personal safety or property of users of this site or the public; or (f) as otherwise permitted under law.
We may make full and unrestricted use of any information acquired through this site that is not in personally identifiable form.
A cookie is a small piece of data sent by a website to your computer's browser and possibly saved on your hard drive. The cookie allows the website to recognize your browser and remember you when you return to the same website. Cookies at this site do not collect personally identifiable information, but they may collect anonymous statistical information on usage of the website. This information is then sent back to the website so that the owner can make the website more responsive to users' needs. uses information collected by cookies for tracking purposes and to enhance users' experience with the site. We may also use such information to analyze traffic patterns on our site.
We have implemented what we judge to be reasonable and appropriate technical, administrative and physical security measures to protect against unlawful access to or use of the personal information in our possession. However, no physical or electronic security system is impenetrable. We cannot guarantee the security of our servers or databases, nor can we guarantee that information you supply will not be intercepted while being transmitted to us over the Internet.
6. OUR AFFILIATED SITES
7. LINKS TO OTHER SITES