Privacy Statement

The Marina Association of Texas is a free trade association representitng the marina industry in Texas. Our membership is the lifeblood of the Association, and we value your privacy.  By being a member of the Marina Association of Texas (MAT), you agree to allow MAT representatives to contact you via email, phone and postal mail.  Our membership roster is published online as a member benefit.  While our online directory is protected as a member login benefit, we cannot gurantee that your contact information will not be accessed by non-members.  

If you choose to pay for dues, confernece registration, advertising or partnerships on the MAT website, please know that ave a merchant account, the merchant account provider typically requires these pages to be here, as well as information on the organization's refund policy, shipping policy, physical mailing address, and phone number. These are part of PCI compliance, which you can read more about here.

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MAT Privacy Policy

You don't want your personal information to fall into the wrong hands. Neither does the Marina Association of Texas (MAT). When you visit the MAT web site, we may collect and store information about your visit on an anonymous, aggregate basis. This information may include the time and length of your visit, the pages you look at on our site, and the site you visited just before coming to ours. We may also record the name of your Internet service provider. We use this information only to measure site activity and to develop ideas for improving our site.

There are also several opportunities on our web site for you to provide us with information about you and your interests, such as your name, mailing address and e-mail address. If you choose to share any personal information with us, it will be incuded in your member recoreds, and will be published in our annual Roster/ Directory and our online member directory. Your contact information may be shared* with other members of the Marina Association of Texas and our business partners. We will never sell your information to any other company.

Our Web site contains links to other Web sites. If you choose to use any of these links, you will be leaving MAT'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. MAT is not responsible for the privacy practices such sites or the use of any information that you provide. 

Users who provide their e-mail address will receive official email communications from MAT. Our electronic communications include an opt out feature if you would like to unsubscribe at any time.

Some of our web site may make use of "cookie" technology to measure site activity and to customize information to your personal tastes. A cookie is an element of data that a Web site can send to your browser, which may then store the cookie on your hard drive. So, when you come back to visit us again, we can tailor information to suit your individual preferences. The goal is to save you time and provide you with a more meaningful visit.

You take online privacy seriously, and so does the Marina Association of Texas.  It's our way of sustaining your trust in the Marina Association of Texas and our services.

The Marina Association of Texas reserves the right to alter our privacy principles as business needs require. Any alterations to these principles will be posted on our web site in a timely manner. Your continued use of this site constitutes your agreement to our privacy policy.

* Unless you have told the Marina Association of Texas not to share certain information according to our privacy notice titled “Important Information About Your Privacy”.