Privacy Policy

All information collected of our visitors, namely IP address, browser type and version, operating system, and the referring site, are stored in our system logs. There is no way that this demographic information can be used to identify or pinpoint a specific visitor. This information is only used for our own and our advertisers’ statistical purposes and is in no way shared with any other party.

Email Addresses

The names and email addresses collected from the sign-ups for any of our newsletters or updates are not sold, given, or in any way disclosed to a third party. These addresses are solely for our own use, and you will not receive any mailings you did not opt to receive. Any advertisement or commercial message which you may receive as a result of being a member of one of our newsletters or mailing lists would have come through us, and no advertiser or third party will have direct access to the email addresses. We will never give out your e-mail address. Should you wish to unsubscribe, you will be removed immediately.

Article and Comment Submission

The names and email addresses, as well as other relevant information, of our users and viewers who submit writings and comments are in no way sold, given or disclosed to any party.

Visitor Polls

Visitor Polls will appear on By voting you are not disclosing any other information other than the answer to the question the poll poses. There is no way that we can use the information to track down or locate a specific individual.

Use of Cookies and Web Beacons

We may use cookies to help you personalize your online experience. Cookies are identifiers that are transferred to your computer’s hard drive through your web browser to enable our systems to recognize your browser. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the web server that you have returned to a specific page.

For example, if you personalize a website’s pages, a cookie enables it to recall your specific information on subsequent visits.

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies by modifying your web browser; however, if you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the website.

A web beacon is a transparent image file used to monitor your journey around a single website or a collection of websites. They are also referred to as web bugs and are commonly used by websites that hire third-party services to monitor traffic. They may be used in association with cookies to understand how visitors interact with the pages and content on the pages of a website.

We may serve third party advertisements that use cookies and web beacons to help ascertain the number of times our visitors have seen an advertisement.

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.

No personally identifiable information you give us is provided to them for cookie or web beacon use, so they cannot personally identify you with that information on our website.

Web browsers can be set to accept or reject cookies or notify you when a cookie is being sent. Privacy software can also be used to override web beacons. Taking either of these actions, should you choose to do so, should not cause any problem with using our website.