Your privacy is our top priority.
What to know about using our website.
We collect personal identifying information only as allowed by law. Visitors to Michigan First’s websites will remain anonymous prior to logging in or entering information into any forms. We do not collect personal identifying information about visitors to our websites prior to login or form completion. Our servers collect standard non-identifying information about visits to our websites, such as date and time visited, IP address, geolocation data and traffic patterns of page visits through the use of “cookies”-small text files that collect such data. This information is used to compile standard statistics on website usage and traffic patterns. If your web browser settings allow cookies our site will utilize them. Please note that due to alack of consistent standards across browsers, our site may not respond to “do not track” browser settings. We do not monitor your online activities after you leave our site.
We are committed to the security of personal information and make every effort to ensure that whenever possible. When you submit sensitive information via our website, your information is protected both online and offline. Wherever we collect sensitive information, that information is encrypted and transmitted to us in a secure way. You can verify this by looking for a lock icon in the address bar and looking for “https” at the beginning for the address of the web page.
From time to time our site requests information via surveys or contests. Participation in these surveys or contests is completely voluntary and you may choose whether or not to participate and therefore disclose requested information. Information requested may include contact information, and demographic information. Contact information will be used to notify winners and award prizes. Survey information will be used for purposes of monitoring or improving the use and satisfaction of this site.
We do not knowingly collect personal information from individuals under the age of 13 who use our websites without obtaining consent from a parent or legal guardian.
To learn more about the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA), please visit the Federal Trade Commission’s website.