The City of Camden, South Carolina (the “City”) respects the privacy of its website users. Our goal is to provide users with a website that provides a personalized internet experience, an experience that delivers the resources and services that are most helpful to the user.
To achieve this goal, the City sometimes collects information through our website to better serve our users. Any information collected is used for internal purposes only, and the City will not share your information with anyone unless the law requires it. Information and user data is collected solely to track the number of computers used to visit our site, the pages visited most often, and the time periods of most frequent use. This statistical data is then analyzed determine the information that the public is most interested in and how the City can better serve those interests.
Additionally, we do not collect or track Personal Information on any individual using the website, unless the user voluntarily participates in an activity that asks for information (i.e. signing up for our e-mail list or completing a survey). As used in this policy, “Personal Information” is information about a user that is readily identifiable to that specific individual. Personal Information includes personal identifiers such as an individual’s name, address, and phone number. A domain name or internet protocol address is not considered Personal Information. Choosing not to participate in these activities will not affect your ability to use any other feature of the City’s website.
Because of the nature of the internet, information transmitted by our website could be intercepted by a third party. In addition, if you leave our site to visit another site, your information can be collected and used by others. However, the City uses SSL encryption when collecting credit card information and does not store or retain any financial information. Additionally, any potentially sensitive information stored in a database is encrypted. Internet users should always be cautious when providing such information on the web, but the City has taken great care to protect its users’ Personal Information.
The City adopted the Identity Theft Prevention Program – Red Flag Rules (the “Program”) on July 14, 2009 to establish a protocol to detect, prevent and mitigate identity theft in connection with the opening of a covered account or an existing covered account, and to provide for continued administration of the Program in compliance with Part 681 of Title 16 of the Code of Federal Regulations, implementing Sections 114 and 315 of the Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act of 2003, as amended.
Information presented on this website is collected, organized, and provided for the convenience of the user, and every attempt has been made to ensure the information is valid and accurate. However, due to the possibility of transmission errors, unauthorized modification, and other problems associated with electronic operations of this nature, the City cannot, and does not, warrant the authenticity or reliability of such information contained on, or linked to, the City’s website. Respecting documents and information on this website, the City specifically disclaims any and all warranties, expressed or implied, including the warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. The City does not assume any legal liability for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information, product or process disclosed on the website.