The Tropical Aquatics Pool Education, Inc. has formed this Privacy Policy to express our commitment to your protection. Information is an important part of our business and we understand how important it is for you to know what will happen to personal information you give us. We hope this statement will answer your questions about our information policies and security precautions.

1. Electronic Communications via Forms - For quality assurance and spam protection, messages sent through the forms in this site are monitored.  We do not share or distribute any of the information passed to any parties other then the intended recipient. 

2. User Information - You browse this our web site anonymously. There are two ways that we gather information about you. First, we do track which pages of our site you visit and note your IP address (as all web sites do automatically). Second, our site gathers from users completing contact information (like their name and email address) and/or financial information for payment processing when setting up a new account. This information is used for intended purpose only.

3. Security - Tropical Aquatics Pool Education, Inc. offers sophisticated encryption and authentication technologies for Subscribers to ensure that your transaction is secure. We utilize Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) encryption capabilities for payment transactions made through our site. We protect the loss, misuse and alteration of all information under our control.  

4. Outgoing Links - For pages that contain links to other sites, we are not responsible for the privacy practices or content of such websites.

If you have any questions or need more information, please feel free to contact our corporate office. To learn more about privacy, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has created a reference page on Internet privacy.