This Privacy Policy outlines how the North Carolina Building Inspectors’ Association (NCBIA) collects, uses, and protects your personal information when you use our website or become a member. We are committed to ensuring the privacy and security of your information.

  1. Information We Collect: When you join the NCBIA through our website using our membership platform and process payments through PayPal, we collect certain personal information necessary for membership purposes. This may include your name, email address, phone number, and other details related to your membership. We do not collect or store sensitive information such as credit card details on our website.
  2. Use of Information: We use the information collected for membership administration purposes, including processing payments, communicating with members, providing access to member benefits, and maintaining membership records. We may also use your information to send you updates, newsletters, and other relevant communications about NCBIA activities and events.
  3. Third-Party Services: We utilize third-party services such as PayPal for payment processing. When making payments through PayPal, you are subject to their terms and conditions and privacy policy. We do not have access to or store any credit card information provided during the payment process.
  4. Data Security: We take reasonable measures to protect the security of your personal information and prevent unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction. However, no method of transmission over the internet or electronic storage is 100% secure, and we cannot guarantee absolute security.
  5. Data Retention: We retain your personal information for as long as necessary to fulfill the purposes outlined in this Privacy Policy unless a longer retention period is required or permitted by law.
  6. Your Rights: You have the right to access, correct, or delete your personal information held by the NCBIA. If you would like to update or delete your information, please contact us using the contact details provided below.
  7. Changes to Privacy Policy: The NCBIA reserves the right to update or modify this Privacy Policy at any time without prior notice. Any changes will be effective immediately upon posting to our website. It is your responsibility to review this Privacy Policy periodically for changes.
  8. Contact Us: If you have any questions or concerns about this Privacy Policy or our data practices, please contact us.

By using our website or becoming a member of the NCBIA, you acknowledge that you have read, understood, and agree to be bound by this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree with any part of this Privacy Policy, please do not use our website or become a member of the NCBIA.