Privacy and Security
Is the transaction secure?The Flood Fund uses industry-leading Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) technology to keep your personal information as secure as possible. The Flood Fund helps to protect your information by working with partners, like PayPal, that provide a secure and safe environment for credit card donations.
Why do use PayPal to process my credit card? Aren't they a third party?We have partnered with PayPal because it is one of the safest ways to transact business on the Internet. The service allows members to send money without sharing financial information, with the flexibility to pay using their account balances, bank accounts, credit cards or promotional financing. With more than 87 million active accounts in 190 markets and 24 currencies around the world The Flood Fund believes it is the easiest, most secure method for contributors.
How do you protect my privacy?The Flood Fund, a nonprofit, respects and protects your privacy. The Flood Fund will never sell, trade or rent your personal information to other individuals or companies. The information that you provide is used only to complete your donation. With your permission, your name and contact information will be provided to the charity or charities you supported through The Flood Fund. If you do not wish to share your name and contact information with the charity or charities you supported through The Flood Fund or you choose to make your donation anonymously, The Flood Fund will not share you name or contact information.
Links to third party web sitesThis web site contains links to other sites. Please be aware that The Flood Fund is not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each and every web site that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by this web site.