Boston Women Connect Refund and Privacy Policies

Refund Policy:

Membership Dues:  Payment of membership dues is due at time of application and at the beginning of your renewal year.  Dues are considered non-refundable.  

Event Attendance:  Registration fees to attend events may be refunded if a request is received via email 4 days in advance of the scheduled event.  There are no roll-overs to future events, but a paid registration may be transferred to another party for the registered event only.

Sponsorship/Advertising:  Boston Women Connect does not offer refunds on any sponsorship or advertising.

Privacy Policy:

Boston Women Connect is committed to creating a safe and professional environment where our members can grow and succeed personally and professionally. Connecting with other entrepreneurs and professionals is critical to achieving that growth, and to fostering the mutual support encouraged by Boston Women Connect.  Please read the following privacy statement carefully to understand protections and authorizations.

Direct any questions regarding our privacy policy to: info@bostonwomenconnect.com 

Online Member Interactions:

Boston Women Connect maintains a directory of our members, with each member providing a Business Profile which may include links to other web sites, email address, phone and other contact information.   Information on those profiles is provided solely by the individual member, and is password protected for access by members only. 

A Boston Women Connect member may also submit articles for distribution in the Member News Blog. Boston Women Connect does not endorse any content, viewpoints, products or services contained on the profiles, the Member News Blog, or linked from them, and shall not be held liable for any losses caused by reliance on the accuracy, reliability or timeliness of such information.  Any person or entity relying on such information posted by a member on our site, or as a result of interaction with a person or entity connected to the profile, its links or its company, do so at their own risk. 

Certain member businesses or professions may require special regulatory approvals or the issuing of a license to do business.  Questions relating to whether a member is duly authorized or licensed should be directed to the authority responsible for regulating that business or profession.

Social Media:

Boston Women Connect links to certain social media sites.  Doing so does not endorse those sites or anything contained on them.  If you link to one of these social media sites, you are subject to the terms and conditions of that web site, including but not limited to its privacy policy.  It is your responsibility to review their policies and to confirm that you understand and agree to them.

Service Marks and Copyright:

The Boston Women Connect name, brand and logo are service marked, and cannot be used by any person or entity unless first receiving written authorization.  No photo, audio, video or text appearing on the site may be used without prior written authorization.

Protection of Your Information

Your personally identifiable information will not be sold nor distributed to third parties.
Boston Women Connect uses information in your member profile and event registration on an aggregated basis in order to enhance future events and to improve our website.  We may disclose aggregated information about our site and event attendees to third parties.

Boston Women Connect may use your contact information to provide information to you, such as Member News, website updates, Member or event attendee surveys and event information.

Use of Your Photo & Video Image, Audio and Name

In the course of your participation at any Boston Women Connect Event, photographs or recordings may be taken of you and your personal property.  You acknowledge and agree that such photographs or recordings may be used in any medium by Boston Women Connect for promotional purposes in any medium, without compensation to you.

Updates and Changes

We reserve the right to update or modify these terms by posting the update or modification on our site without any other notice.  They will be effective immediately upon posting.  The user is responsible for reviewing these terms periodically, to ensure continued agreement.

Security

The Boston Women Connect website uses industry-standard security such as firewalls and SSL (Secure Socket Layers) to safeguard your personal information.  However, "perfect security" does not exist on the Internet.