We take your right to privacy seriously. The following discloses our information-gathering and dissemination practices for this site and any affiliated site.
We only collect personal information from a user when the user chooses to give it to us by registering with the site, entering a contest or registering for free email updates. We will use email addresses to inform registered users of new content, contests, news and other information selected by our editors, unless the user specifically requests to not receive these messages. We will also use email addresses from time to time to deliver email messages from our partners, advertisers and sponsors. In such event the email will disclose that the recipient is receiving the email because the recipient is a registered user.
Users may opt-out of receiving future mailings by contacting us.
We will not sell or disclose to any third party your name, address, email address or other personal information that specifically identifies you, unless you specifically provide your informed consent, except to the extent necessary to comply with applicable laws or a court order. We will allow access to database information to third parties providing technical services, but only to the extent necessary to provide those services.
We will use and disclose to third parties information from user registrations and site usage patterns in aggregate form to improve and market the site and to provide traffic information to our partners, advertisers and market researchers. We may, at our sole discretion, develop and use consumer research based on an individual user’s use of the web site.
We may also use “cookie” technology to improve user’s online experience. We do not extract information about individual users or their computers during this process.
Third Party Advertising
We use third-party advertising companies to serve ads and collect information when you visit our web site. These companies may use aggregated information (not including your name, address, email address or telephone number) about your visits to this and other web sites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you. Here is a url for more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by these companies: http://www.networkadvertising.org/managing/opt_out.asp.