Feed The Muse takes your privacy very seriously.
We only pass on your name, email address and mailing address to the artist you are fundraising for or donating to, so that they can acknowledge your efforts.
Please note that by visiting or registering with FeedTheMuse.net, you are agreeing to the practices detailed below, so please read on to find out how information relating to you will be treated as you use our site.
1. The information we collect from you as a site visitor
Feed The Muse collects information about the Internet Protocol (IP) addresses of all visitors to our site. An IP address is a number assigned to your computer automatically when you use the internet. This information is only collected in aggregate (in other words, we are not able to monitor your individual usage of the site) and helps us monitor site traffic patterns in order to improve our service.
2. The information we collect from you as a fundraiser
When you create a secure personal account on Feed The Muse for the purpose of creating a fundraising page, we collect your title, name, email address, mailing address, your password, and occasionally information required by the artist. We will automatically pass on your name and email and home addresses to the artist that will benefit from the donations you are collecting. In all other instances, we will not pass on this information to any third party unless you give us your express consent.
3. The information we collect from you when you donate
If you donate on Feed The Muse, we collect your first and last name, credit or debit card details (including card type, card number and expiry date) and billing address. We will only use your payment details for the purpose of processing your donation via our payment partner Paypal. We will automatically pass on your name and email and home addresses to the artist that will benefit from your donation.
4. Email newsletters from Feed The Muse
We will send you email newsletters; however you can opt-out at any time as all newsletters from Feed The Muse include the option to unsubscribe.
5. Artists use of your personal information
Feed The Muse passes along personal information to the artist you have fundraised for or donated to. If you wish to stop receiving further communications from an artist, please contact them directly.
6. Security precautions to protect your information
The transfer of online transaction data to and from the web site is protected by the implementation of a Secure Sockets Layer protocol. Our Paypal 128-bit secure encryption allows web browsers to verify the authenticity of our secure FeedTheMuse.net domain and to communicate with our site securely, protecting confidential information from interception and hacking. It is your responsibility to keep your password secure at all times to avoid unauthorized use of your Feed The Muse account.
7. Share-this-page services
When you provide a friends email address for Feed The Muse to forward a web address, we guarantee that we will only use your friends address for this purpose.
8. Legal Process
Although unlikely, Feed The Muse may be forced by law to provide personally identifiable information to the appropriate authorities.