Privacy Policy

The information contained within this site represents a best effort to provide extensive, accurate and reliable information. The Building Industry Association of Greater Louisville (BIA) does not guarantee the accuracy, integrity or quality of such content. Under no circumstances will the BIA be liable in any way for any content, including, but not limited to, for any errors or omissions in any content, or for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of any content made available via this website.

It is the intent of the BIA to raise awareness of the homebuilding industry and be an informational resource to both BIA members and the home buying public. Use of information from this website is voluntary and should be used in conjunction with specific expert advice and professional assistance.

The BIA is committed to protecting the privacy of its members. Information about members of the BIA, including e-mail addresses, telephone numbers and other information stored in the BIA member database is solely the property of the BIA and subject to the BIA’s Terms of Use.

When you visit any website, the site can collect certain information. The BIA does collect and temporarily store the following information about each visitor to our website:

  • name of Internet service provider (Time Warner, MSN, etc.)
  • web browser type (Internet Explorer, Chrome, etc.)
  • date, time and duration of visit
  • pages and content visited on site, including any documents, files and content that is downloaded

This information does not reveal a visitor’s personal identity and is only used by the BIA to help us improve our website.

The BIA collects certain personal information from our members and non-members to process class and event registrations, purchases and to ensure that BIA records are accurate and kept current. This information includes:

  • First and last name
  • Company name
  • Home or office postal mailing and billing addresses
  • E-mail address
  • Telephone number
  • Fax number
  • Membership status and type
  • Credit card information (if class and event registrations and purchases are made)

You are never required to provide us with any personal information when you visit our website. If you decide to provide personal information, we will retain that information only until we have responded to your question, provided you with requested information/materials, registered you for a class or event or otherwise satisfied the purpose of the communication.

The BIA does not knowingly collect information from anyone under age 18 and does not provide any content or service that would be of interest for or use to minors. The BIA encrypts sensitive personal and financial data while being stored on the Internet. Credit card information is transmitted securely using SSL encryption. Although our site has industry standard security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information that is under our control, we cannot guarantee complete security.

If at any time a visitor feels uncomfortable submitting personal contact information or financial information to the BIA via our website, the visitor is encouraged to contact the BIA for alternate means of information transmission.

The BIA retains personal information regarding members indefinitely and retains personal customer data provided as dictated by business and legal requirements. This information is not stored on the BIA website.

The BIA retains the right to make member company contact information available to responsible third parties for use. If you do not wish to have your company contact information made available to third parties, please notify the BIA by emailing or calling 502.429.6000.

The BIA never makes public the personal/home contact information of members.

The BIA website contains links to other websites. If you choose to use any of these links, you will be leaving the BIA’s site and going to a new one. Protection of your privacy at these linked sites will be governed by the privacy policy at that site. The BIA is not responsible for the privacy practices of such sites or the use of any information that you provide to such sites.