When you entrust your personal information to a web site, you expect the operators of that site to demonstrate that they have earned your trust.
Maintaining your privacy and the security of your personal information is our highest priority.
The URBAN SURVIVAL SYNDICATE is committed to following all relevant federal and state laws and industry guidelines regarding your personal information and how it is protected.
In fact, our goal is to exceed these guidelines and to be ahead of the pack in this area.
This site stores very little personal information about you. Only the information you provide us, possibly to include your name, contact information (addresses, phone numbers, email), demographic data (date of birth, etc.), payment information such as (optionally) credit card numbers, user name and password. Payment information is most likely stored with PayPal.
Within this web site, only authorized administrators have access to personal information on members.
The URBAN SURVIVAL SYNDICATE will not sell or trade any data to third party vendors.
The URBAN SURVIVAL SYNDICATE (and its parent company, Legion571, LLC) does not collect personal information for its own purposes.
This site also collects information as you navigate around the site, using standard Internet technologies (such as IP addresses and cookies, and reading your browser version, operating system and computer type, etc.)
We use this information to help us improve our products and services and for security purposes, to detect and to block security breaches and to provide you with a safe online environment.
Please remember that any information disclosed in the comment section becomes public. Do not post calls for violence, or anything else that could get you arrested if said in front of a police officer.
You should exercise caution regarding personal information when you write messages in a public discussion forum.
This information will also be visible to other site users.
The URBAN SURVIVAL SYNDICATE does not have direct access to your password or credit card information.
This data is encrypted by the system using state of the art technologies and cannot directly be accessed.
If you forget your password, we can reset it at your request. You will then be required to change it when you next log in.
You have the option to not store your credit card information in our system.
If you select this option, you will need to re-enter it for each transaction.
Once your card has been authorized using an encrypted transfer, we only retain the last 4 digits for reporting purposes.
By providing The URBAN SURVIVAL SYNDICATE with your email address, you agree to receive emails from us from time to time. You may opt-out at any time.
The URBAN SURVIVAL SYNDICATE will not sell or otherwise share your name or any contact information with any third parties, including partners, advertisers or service providers, except as necessary to fulfill your explicit requests.
We will disclose information if required to do so by law or by order of a competent government authority (such as a court order) or to protect The URBAN SURVIVAL SYNDICATE in the event of a threat against the company or an employee.
The URBAN SURVIVAL SYNDICATE computers are hosted by an independent hosting company in their secure data center behind a firewall.
Only authorized personnel have physical access to these computers.
We take care to promptly install all service packs and security updates, and the data is backed up nightly.
We continually test our platform to ensure that security is maintained.
Confidential data is transmitted using SSL encryption; our SSL Certificate was issued by InstantSSL, one of the most respected names in Internet security.
This site is not intended for unsupervised access by children under the age of 13. We will not knowingly collect information from site visitors of this age group.
We encourage parents to talk to their children about their use of the Internet and the information they disclose online.
Updated policies will be dated at the top of the page, so you should check back periodically to see if anything has changed.
Legion571, LLC, dba The URBAN SURVIVAL SYNDICATE
Aldie, VA 20105