Privacy Policy

Your privacy is critically important to us.

FairVote Minnesota is located at:

FairVote Minnesota
550 Vandalia St, Ste 210, Saint Paul, MN 55114 United States
763-807-2550

It is FairVote Minnesota’s policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our website. This Privacy Policy applies to http://www.rankyourvote.org/ (hereinafter, “us”, “we”, or “http://www.rankyourvote.org/“). We respect your privacy and are committed to protecting personally identifiable information you may provide us through the Website. We have adopted this privacy policy (“Privacy Policy”) to explain what information may be collected on our Website, how we use this information, and under what circumstances we may disclose the information to third parties. This Privacy Policy applies only to information we collect through the Website and does not apply to our collection of information from other sources.

This Privacy Policy, together with the Terms and conditions posted on our Website, set forth the general rules and policies governing your use of our Website. Depending on your activities when visiting our Website, you may be required to agree to additional terms and conditions.

 

Website Visitors

Like most website operators, FairVote Minnesota collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. FairVote Minnesota’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how FairVote Minnesota’s visitors use its website. From time to time, FairVote Minnesota may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.

 

Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information

Certain visitors to FairVote Minnesota’s websites choose to interact with FairVote Minnesota in ways that require FairVote Minnesota to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that FairVote Minnesota gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up at http://www.rankyourvote.org/ to provide their name, email address, street address, and phone number. By signing up, you are agreeing to receive periodic messages from this organization. Message and data rates may apply.

 

Security

The security of your Personal Information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

 

Links To External Sites

Our Service may contain links to external sites that are not operated by us. If you click on a third party link, you will be directed to that third party’s site. We strongly advise you to review the Privacy Policy and terms and conditions of every site you visit.

We have no control over, and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third party sites, products or services.

 

Aggregated Statistics

FairVote Minnesota may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its website. FairVote Minnesota may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, FairVote Minnesota does not disclose your personally-identifying information.

 

Cookies

To enrich and perfect your online experience, FairVote Minnesota uses “Cookies”, similar technologies and services provided by others to display personalized content, appropriate advertising and store your preferences on your computer.

A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer, and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. FairVote Minnesota uses cookies to help FairVote Minnesota identify and track visitors, their usage of http://www.rankyourvote.org/, and their website access preferences. FairVote Minnesota visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using FairVote Minnesota’s websites, with the drawback that certain features of FairVote Minnesota’s websites may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

By continuing to navigate our website without changing your cookie settings, you hereby acknowledge and agree to FairVote Minnesota’s use of cookies.

 

Privacy Policy Changes

Although most changes are likely to be minor, FairVote Minnesota may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in FairVote Minnesota’s sole discretion. FairVote Minnesota encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.

 

Contact Information

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please contact us via email or phone.

Rank Your Vote is a project of FairVote Minnesota, a nonprofit, nonpartisan election reform organization that engages hundreds of volunteers and thousands of supporters. Together, we work for a stronger democracy through public education and advocacy for Ranked Choice Voting, a system proven to be more inclusive, democratic, and representative than our current plurality electoral system. We educate and support candidates, elected officials, cities and voters in preparation for RCV elections.