Your privacy is very important to us and we strive to make the policy readily available throughout our site to help you fully understand how we handle information for the use of this site.
Log Files and Cookies
Industry standard analytics packages are used by this website. These packages automatically obtain limited information of website visitors and the anonymous information is stored in server log files. IP addresses, basic IP information, type of browser, referring pages, the used operating system, and date/time stamps may be included in the information. Individual users are not identified by the information, as it is used only for administration of the website and for website usage and trend analysis.
In addition, cookies may be used to enable faster and easier access to features of the website including logins and multiple visits. Cookies are text files that are very small and they are stored on personal computers for the purpose of reference. The website links and does not link the information stored in cookies to any type of information that is personally identifiable that users submit while using the site.
Session ID cookies and persistent cookies are used on the website. Session ID cookies expire once you close your browser, and persistent cookies may be located on your hard drive for extended periods of time. Session ID cookies enable you to navigate our website more efficiently. Persistent cookies perform a variety of activities such as storing your password for blogs or forums so you are not required to sign in every time you visit those sections. Persistent cookies can able be used to help the website track and target user interests to improve the overall experience of using the site.
We have no access or administration capabilities over any advertiser cookies that are used on our site.
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Registration and Use of Personal Information
We do not require registration to access or use our website. However, forums, blogs, message boards and related features may be made available to users and registrations may be required to use these features, especially if you desire to provide articles or leave comments on other content.
If you decide to register and provide us with personally identifiable information in the registration process, you can feel confident that any such provided information will not be shared with any third-party organization without your consent.
Please understand that if you post articles or comments to any forum, blog, or message board located on this website, any personally identifiable information you provide in those areas can be read, gathered, and used by anyone that views them. Therefore, we are not responsible for the personally identifiable information that you choose to provide in these areas.
Additionally, we provide our website visitors with the chance to opt-in to receive communications from our website. In this case, we ask the website visitor to provide his or her name and email address. The communications include product promotions, regular newsletters, and any other information that we feel may be relevant and important to visitors. Visitors have the option to opt-on of receiving some or all of communications by simply clicking on the unsubscribe link in any email that is sent and replying to any email with the word UNSUBSCRIBE in the subject line.
Again, if you provide us with your name and/or email address to receive communications from our website, this information will not be shared with any third-party organization without your consent.
Access to Personally Identifiable Information
If there are changes to your personally identifiable information or you no longer wish for us to have this information, you may contact us to request correction, updating, or deletion of your information.
We comply with the accepted industry standards to ensure protection of any personal information you provide to us. However, please understand that no method of electronic storage can be 100% secure. Consequently, just like any other organization, we are not able to guarantee that your information will be absolutely secure.
Your California Privacy Rights
The California Civil Code Section 1798.83, which is commonly referred to as the "Shine The Light" law, enables our users that are residents of California to request and obtain information about any personal information that was disclosed to third parties for the purpose of direct marketing in the previous calendar year. User can request and obtain this information once a year that is free of charge. If this law applies, the information would include a list of the categories of shared personal information and the names and addresses of all the third parties. If you are a resident of California and would to like to request this information, please submit your written request to:
We reserve the right to release personally identifiable information that is required by law and when we feel the disclosure is essential to ensure protection of our rights and/or to comply with court order, judicial proceeding, or legal process that has been served on the website.