Privacy Policy

San Francisco Institute of Management Accountants knows that you care how information about you is used and shared, and we appreciate your trust and wnat you to feel confident in our services and security as it relates to your personal information. This notice describes our privacy policy. By visiting San Francisco Institute of Management Accountants, you are accepting the practices described in this Privacy Policy.

What Personal Information About Users Does San Francisco Institute of Management Accountants Gather?

The information we learn from users helps us personalize and continually improve your experience at San Francisco Institute of Management Accountants. Here are the types of information we gather.

  • Information You Give Us: We receive and store any information you enter on our Web site or give us in any other way. You can choose not to provide certain information, but then you might not be able to take advantage of many of our features. We use the information that you provide for such purposes as responding to your requests, improving our organization and communication with you.
  • Automatic Information: We receive and store certain types of information whenever you interact with our website. For example, like many web sites, we sometimes use "cookies," and we obtain certain types of information when your Web browser accesses our website.
  • E-mail Communications: To help us make e-mails more productive to improve service, we sometimes send you newsletters, notifications of changes to our policies, and contact confirmations. If you prefer not to receive e-mail from us, please let us know at

What About Cookies?

Cookies are alphanumeric identifier text files that we transfer to your computers hard drive through your Web browser to enable our systems to recognize your browser and to provide features for an enjoyable website experience.

Does San Francisco Institute of Management Accountants Share the Information It Receives?

We respect your privacy and appreciate your membership. At no time do we ever provide your membership information to any third party vendor, associate or service provider unless absolutely neccessary in order for you to get full benefits from your membership.

Terms of Use, Notices, and Revisions

If you choose to visit San Francisco Institute of Management Accountants, your visit and any dispute over privacy is subject to this Policy and our Terms of Use, including limitations on damages, arbitration of disputes, and application of the law of the state of our local state. If you have any concern about privacy of your personal information as used and collected within our website, please send us a thorough description by emailing, and we will try to resolve it.

Unless stated otherwise, our current Privacy Policy applies to all information that we have about you and your account. We stand behind the promises we make, however, and will never materially change our policies and practices to make them less protective of information collected in the past without the consent of affected users.

Information You Give Us

You provide most such information when you send an email to San Francisco Institute of Management Accountants. As a result of those actions, you might supply us with such information as your name, address, and phone numbers.

Automatic Information

For security purposes San Francisco Institute of Management Accountants sometimes collects and analyzes the Internet protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer to the Internet, and to our website. This is done for your protection for tracking purposes and site logistics.


Questions regarding our Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, or other policy related material can be directed to