We will never reveal your personal information to any third party or entity unless we do so under the very rare following circumstance, and as indicated herein:
• If a governmental agency, or an attorney, subpoenas your private information, or makes a formal request for discovery pursuant to any legal action, or pending legal action.
• If our attorney requests such information relevant to a current or pending legal matter in which you are a potential or actual party or otherwise contributed in some way to the causation of the legal matter.
We will not otherwise share, trade, sale or give away your personal information, including your email address, with any third party or entity, except for as necessary by features of the website
We do issue a newsletter from time to time. You may opt-in for this newsletter if you so desire.
Non-Anonymous and Anonymous Postings and Submissions
We allow authors who submit materials and all users who submit ratings, reviews and all users who post to our forums or message boards to use their actual first and last names or a display name. The usage of your full name means that your name may be subjected to “Google” or other searches and other investigational tools available to members of the general public. You accept the risk of such investigations by using our service to post materials as described herein.
The information gathered is not shared with third parties. You may turn off your cookies by adjusting the appropriate setting on your browser.
Please consult the HELP menu of your browser to learn how to turn your cookies off. Cookies do not reveal personal information and if you turn off your cookies you may find your enjoyment of the Internet, and our site, to be reduced or impaired.
In order to seek out and repair functionality issues with our servers and related programming, we may use your email and IP addresses for evaluation and diagnostic purposes.
Cookies may provide Recording Session information, show us visitor preferences regarding return visits to our website, help us to mange subscription or private areas on our website, record user specific tracking or aggregate tracking information of visitors and deliver user customized content based on user specific information, such as browser type, screen type and resolution and so forth. None of the information gathered is shared with third parties.
Other uses for the information that we collect includes internal tracking, review, or is used for contacting purposes and then is archived by us for future usage. We also use the information we collect to provide custom content for our user base.
We use third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit our website. These companies may use information (not including your name, address, email address, or telephone number) about your visits to this and other websites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by these companies, click here.
You can access our Website home page and browse our site without disclosing your personal data. Subscription signups require the disclosure of certain personal information, which we do not share except as disclosed herein.
We do not collect information about our visitors from third party sources, such as public records or entities, or private organizations.
If we should wish to use your personal information for any reason not disclosed herein, we will ask you first to consent to this new purpose and allow you to consent or not to consent to the usage.
We do not knowingly collect personal data or information from minors.
We have implemented security policies, rules and technical measure to protect the personal data that we have under our control. These policies, rules and technical measures help to protect your data from unauthorized access, improper use or disclosure, unauthorized modification, and unlawful destruction or accidental loss. However, note that no policy, rule or technical measure can offer 100% protection against unauthorized access, improper use or disclosure, unauthorized modification, unlawful destruction or accidental loss.
All our employees and data processors, who have access to, and are associated with the processing of personal data, are obliged to respect the confidentiality of our visitor’s and members’ personal data.
Any transmittal of credit card information via our site will be protected by industry standard encryption. No such encryption can be guaranteed to be 100% reliable.
Further Data Collection
We may collect aggregate (general tracking) information about pages that users visit on our site. We also may collect user specific information about pages that users visit on our site. Any information that you give us when you complete a contact form or inquiry form, survey and so forth is collected by us.
Should you engage in a business transaction with us, such as purchasing a tool or service such as printing or a subscription via your credit card, we will collect the information necessary to complete that transaction. Such information could include a credit card number and related account and billing data, invoice related information, and other data required for processing the order. As indicated above, information of this nature is maintained by us in a secure database and transmitted across the Internet from you to us using secured transmission encryption.
You may be required to complete online registration forms that provide us with contact information (such as your name and street address), your email address, and your phone numbers. And, as indicated above, your actual first and last name is required and will be posted under the circumstances noted herein.