Privacy Policy

The webmaster (the “Webmaster”) respects your privacy and is committed to protecting it through this privacy policy (the “policy”). This policy describes the types of information the Webmaster may collect from you or that you may provide when you visit the website located at (the “Website”) and the Webmaster’s practices for collecting, using, keeping, protecting, and disclosing that information.

This policy applies to information the Webmaster collects:

  • On the Website (including desktop and mobile versions).
  • In email, text, and other electronic messages between you and the Webmaster.
  • When you interact with the Webmaster’s advertising and applications on third-party websites and services, if those applications or advertising include links to this policy.
  • When you interact with the Website through third-party social media platforms.

It does not apply to information collected by:

  • the Webmaster offline or through any other means, including on any other website operated by the Webmaster or any third party (including the Webmaster’s affiliates and subsidiaries); or
  • any third party (including the Webmaster’s affiliates and subsidiaries), including through any application or content (including advertising) that may link to or be accessible from (or on) the Website.

Please read this policy carefully to understand the Webmaster’s policies and practices regarding your information and how the Webmaster will treat it. If you do not agree with the Webmaster’s policies and practices, your choice is not to use the Website. By accessing or using the Website, you agree to this policy and consent to the Webmaster’s collection, use, disclosure, retention, and protection of your personal information as described in this policy. The Webmaster may change this policy on one or more occasions. The Webmaster will consider your continued use of the Website after the Webmaster makes changes as your acceptance of the changes, so please check this policy frequently for updates.

1 Are minors welcome?

The Website is not intended for persons under 18-years old. You will only access the Website if (1) you are at least 18-years old and (2) have reached the age of majority where you live. The Webmaster prohibits all persons who do not meet the age requirements from accessing the Website. Minors must not access the Website or use its services.

The Webmaster does not knowingly collect any information about children, minors, or anyone under the age of majority. Nor does the Webmaster knowingly market to children, minors, or anyone under 18-years old. If you are under 18-years old, you must not submit information to the Webmaster and must leave the Website.

2 What types of information does the Webmaster collect about you and how is it collected?

The Webmaster may collect several types of information from and about users of the Website, including information:

  • by which you may be personally identified, including your email address or any other information that the Webmaster collects that is defined as personal or personally identifiable information under law (“personal information”);
  • that is about you but individually does not identify you, including your location or any other optional information you provide about yourself; or
  • about your Internet connection, the equipment you use to access the Website, and usage details.

The Webmaster collects this information:

  • Directly from you when you provide it to the Webmaster.
  • Automatically as you navigate through the Website. Information collected automatically may include usage details, IP addresses, and information collected through cookies, web beacons, and other tracking technologies.
  • From third parties, for example, the Webmaster’s business partners.

Information You Provide to the Webmaster

The information the Webmaster collects on or through the Website may include:

  • Information that you provide by filing in forms on the Website.
  • Records and copies of your correspondence (including email addresses), if you contact the Webmaster.
  • Your responses to surveys that the Webmaster might ask you to complete for research purposes.
  • Details of transactions you carry out through the Website and of the fulfillment of your requests.
  • Your search queries on the Website.

Information the Webmaster Collects through Automatic Data Collection Technologies

As you navigate through and interact with the Website, the Webmaster may use automatic data collection technologies to collect certain information about your equipment, browsing actions, and patterns, including:

  • Details of your visits to the Website, including traffic data, location data, logs, and other communication data and the resources that you access and use on the Website.
  • Information about your computer and Internet connection, including your IP address, operating system, and browser type.
  • Information about your mobile device and Internet connection, including the device’s unique device identifier, IP address, operating system, browser type, mobile network information, and the device’s telephone number.

The Webmaster also may use these technologies to collect information about your online activities over time and across third-party websites or other online services (behavioral tracking).

The information the Webmaster collects automatically is statistical data and does not include personal information, but the Webmaster may keep it or associate it with personal information the Webmaster collects in other ways or receive from third parties. It helps the Webmaster to improve the Website and to deliver a better and more personalized service, including by allowing the Webmaster to:

  • Estimate the Website’s audience size and usage patterns.
  • Store information about your preferences, thus allowing the Webmaster to customize the Website according to your individual interests.
  • Speed up your searches.
  • Recognize you when you return to the Website.

The technologies the Webmaster uses for this automatic data collection may include:

  • Cookies (or browser cookies). A cookie is a small file placed on the hard drive of your computer. Your browser stores cookies in a manner associated with each website you visit. The Webmaster uses cookies to enable its servers to recognize your browser and tells the Webmaster how and when you visit the Website and use the services. You may refuse to accept browser cookies by activating the appropriate setting on your browser. But if you select this setting you may be unable to access certain parts of the Website. Unless you have adjusted your browser settings so that it will refuse cookies, the Webmaster’s system will issue cookies when you direct your browser to the Website. If you want to learn more about cookies, please visit
  • Flash Cookies. Certain features of the Website may use local stored objects (or Flash cookies) to collect and store information about your preferences and navigation to, from, and on the Website. Flash cookies are not managed by the same browser settings as are used for browser cookies. For information about managing your privacy and security settings for Flash cookies, you can access your Flash management tools from Adobe’s website.
  • Web Beacons. Pages of the Website (and the Webmaster’s emails) may contain small electronic files known as web beacons (also referred to as clear gifs, pixel tags, and single-pixel gifs) that permit the Webmaster, for example, to count users who have visited those pages (or opened an email) and for other related website statistics (for example, recording the popularity of certain website content and verifying system and server integrity). If you want to learn more about web beacons, please visit

The Webmaster does not collect personal information automatically, but it may tie this information to personal information about you that the Webmaster collects from other sources or you provide to the Webmaster.

Third-party Use of Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies

Some content or applications, including advertisements, on the Website are served by third parties, including advertisers, ad networks and servers, content providers, and application providers. These third parties may use cookies alone or in conjunction with web beacons or other tracking technologies to collect information about you when you use the Website. The information they collect may be associated with your personal information or they may collect information, including personal information, about your online activities over time and across different websites and other online services. They may use this information to provide you with interest-based (behavioral) advertising or other targeted content.

The Webmaster does not control third-party tracking technologies or how third parties’ use them. If you have any questions about an advertisement or other targeted content, you should contact the responsible provider directly.

Social Networks and Third-Party Plug-ins

The Website may include plugins from social networks and other third parties. An example of a plugin is the Facebook® “Like” button. Where legally permitted, these plugins may communicate with and send information to the party that provided the plugin, even if you do not click on the plugin. This information may include your IP address, information about your browser and device, and the address of the webpage you are visiting on the Website. Loading, using, or clicking the plugins may also place, read, and transmit cookies. These cookies may contain a unique identifier the social network or third party assigns you. The loading, functionality, and your use of the plugins are governed by the privacy policy and terms of the party that provided the plugin.

3 How does the Webmaster use your information?

The Webmaster may use information that it collects about you or that you provide to the Webmaster, including any personal information:

  • To present the Website and its contents to you.
  • To provide you with information, products, or services that you request from the Webmaster.
  • To fulfill any other purpose for which you provide it.
  • To carry out the Webmaster’s obligations and enforce its rights arising from any contracts entered into between you and the Webmaster.
  • To notify you about changes to the Website or any products or services the Webmaster offers or provides through the Website.
  • To allow you to participate in any interactive features on the Website.
  • To monitor and analyze trends, usage, and activities in connection with the Website and for marketing or advertising purposes.
  • To investigate and prevent fraudulent transactions, unauthorized access to the Website, and other illegal activities.
  • To personalize the Website content, features, or advertisements.
  • In any other way the Webmaster may describe when you provide the information.
  • For any other purpose with your consent.

The Webmaster may also use your information to contact you about the Webmaster’s own and third parties’ goods and services that may be of interest to you. If you do not want the Webmaster to use your information in this way, please send the Webmaster an email at For more information, see What choices do you have about how the Webmaster uses and discloses your information.

The Webmaster may use the information it has collected from you to allow the Webmaster to display advertisements to its advertisers’ target audiences. Even though the Webmaster does not disclose your personal information for these purposes without your consent, if you click on or otherwise interact with an advertisement, the advertiser may assume that you meet its target criteria.

4 With whom does the Webmaster share your information?

The Webmaster may disclose aggregated information about its users, and information that does not identify any individual, without restriction.

The Webmaster may disclose personal information that it collects or you provide as described in this policy:

  • To the Webmaster’s subsidiaries and affiliates.
  • To contractors, service providers, and other third parties the Webmaster uses to support its business and who are bound by contractual obligations to keep personal information confidential and use it only for the purposes for which the Webmaster discloses it to them.
    To a buyer or other successor in the event of a merger, divestiture, restructuring, reorganization, dissolution, or other sale or transfer of some or all of the Website’s assets, whether as a going concern or as part of bankruptcy, liquidation, or similar proceeding, in which personal information held by the Webmaster about the Website’s users is among the assets transferred.
  • To third parties to market their products or services to you if you have not opted out of these disclosures. The Webmaster contractually requires these third parties to keep personal information confidential and use it only for the purposes for which the Webmaster discloses it to them. For more information, see What choices do you have about how the Webmaster uses and discloses your information.
  • To fulfill the purpose for which you provide it.
  • For any other purpose disclosed by the Webmaster when you provide the information.
  • With your consent.

The Webmaster may also disclose your personal information:

  • To comply with any court order, law, or legal process, including to respond to any government or regulatory request.
  • To enforce or apply the terms of use and other agreements.
  • If the Webmaster believes disclosure is necessary or appropriate to protect the rights, property, or safety of the Webmaster, its customers, or others. This includes exchanging information with other companies and organizations for the purposes of fraud protection and credit risk reduction.

5 What choices do you have about how the Webmaster uses and discloses your information?

The Webmaster strives to provide you with choices about the personal information you provide to the Webmaster. The Webmaster has created mechanisms to provide you with the following control over your information:

  • Tracking Technologies and Advertising. You can set your browser to refuse all or some browser cookies, or to alert you when cookies are being sent. To learn how you can manage your Flash cookie settings, visit the Flash player settings page on Adobe’s website. To learn how you can manage your other cookies, visit If you disable or refuse cookies, please note that some parts of the Website may then be inaccessible or not function properly.
  • Disclosure of Your Information for Third-Party Advertising. If you do not want the Webmaster to share your personal information with unaffiliated or non-agent third parties for promotional purposes, you can opt out by sending the Webmaster an email stating your request to
  • Promotional Offers from the Webmaster. If you do not want to have your email address used by the Webmaster to promote its own or third parties’ products or services, you can opt out by sending the Webmaster an email stating your request to If the Webmaster has sent you a promotional email, you may send the Webmaster a return email asking to be omitted from future email distributions or click on the “unsubscribe” link at the bottom of the email. This opt out does not apply to information provided to the Webmaster as a result of other transactions.
  • Targeted Advertising. If you do not want the Webmaster to use information that it collects or that you provide to it to deliver advertisements according to its advertisers’ target-audience preferences, you can opt out by sending the Webmaster an email stating your request to For this opt out to function, you must have your browser set to accept browser cookies.

The Webmaster does not control third parties’ collection or use of your information to serve interest-based advertising. But these third parties may provide you with ways to choose not to have your information collected or used in this way.

6 How do you access and correct your information?

You may send the Webmaster an email at to request access to, correct, or delete any personal information that you have provided to the Webmaster. The Webmaster will not accommodate a request to change information if it believes the change would violate any law or legal requirement or cause the information to be incorrect.

7 How does the Webmaster protect your personal information?

The Webmaster has implemented measures designed to secure your personal information from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use, change, and disclosure. All information you provide to the Webmaster is stored on its secure servers behind firewalls.

Warning: The transmission of information over the Internet is not completely secure. Although the Webmaster does its best to protect your personal information, the Webmaster cannot guarantee the security of your personal information transmitted to the Website. Any transmission of personal information is at your own risk. The Webmaster is not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures contained on the Website.

8 International Users

This policy is intended to cover collection of information on or through the Website from residents of the United States. If you are visiting the Website from outside the United States, please be aware that your information may be transferred to, stored, and processed in the United States where the Webmaster’s servers are located and the Webmaster’s central database is operated. The data protection and other laws of the United States and other countries might not be as comprehensive as those in your country. Please be assured that the Webmaster seeks to take reasonable steps to make sure that your privacy is protected. By using the Webmaster’s services, you acknowledge that your information may be transferred to the Webmaster’s facilities and those third parties with whom the Webmaster shares it as described in this policy. When you provide personal information to the Webmaster through the Website, you consent to the processing of your data in, and the transfer of your data to, the United States or any other country in which the Webmaster or its affiliates, subsidiaries, or service providers host these services.

9 Do Not Track Policy

Do Not Track (“DNT”) is a privacy preference that you can set in your browser. DNT is a way for you to inform websites and services that you do not want certain information about your webpage visits collected over time and across websites or online services. The Webmaster is committed to providing you with meaningful choices about the information it collects and that is why the Webmaster provides you the ability to opt out. But the Webmaster does not recognize or respond to any DNT signals as the Internet industry works toward defining exactly what DNT means, what it means to comply with DNT, and a common approach to responding to DNT. For more information, visit

10 Your California Privacy Rights

California Civil Code § 1798.83 permits users of the Website that are California residents to request certain information about the Webmaster’s disclosure of personal information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. To make this request, please send an email to

Further, if you are a California resident and would like to opt out from the disclosure of your personal information to any third party for marketing purposes, please send an email to Please be advised that if you opt out from permitting your personal information to be shared, you may still receive selected offers directly from the Webmaster in accordance with California law.

11 Links to Other Websites

The Website contains links to other websites. Please be aware that the Webmaster is not responsible for the content or privacy practices of those other websites. The Webmaster encourages its customers to be aware when they leave the Website and to read the privacy statements of any other website that collects personally identifiable information.

12 No Rights of Third Parties

This policy does not create rights enforceable by third parties or require disclosure of any personal information relating to users of the Website.

13 Changes to Privacy Policy

The Webmaster will post any changes it makes to this policy on this page. If the Webmaster makes material changes to how it treats your personal information, the Webmaster will notify you by email to the email address identified in your account or through a notice on the Website homepage. This policy identifies when the Webmaster last updated it at the top of the page. You are responsible for making sure the Webmaster has an up-to-date active and deliverable email address for you, and for frequently visiting the Website and this policy to check for any changes.

14 Contact Information

To ask questions or comment about this policy and the Webmaster’s privacy practices, contact the Webmaster at