Does this web site require registration?
No registration is required to view the blog content on this web site. Registration is, however, required in order to download files from our Resources page. To avoid heavy traffic on our servers, and thus, keep this site a free resource to our visitors, we have implemented a free registration process as a means to assure that these files are not downloaded in bulk by other web sites.
Also, for the comfort of our visitors, we have taken steps to reduce unsolicited advertisements, rudeness, and foul language in our site's comment space. In order to further that goal, we have elected not to allow un-moderated comments from anonymous visitors. In order to make that process as simple and noninvasive as possible, we have provided several means of logging into our site--most of which do not require any registration on our web site, or the sharing or storage of any information with or on our web site.
For those who wish to share comments or participate in online dialogue on this web site, we have adopted the use of OpenID, an open protocol that allows users to login via a service that they already use and trust.
Also, we have adopted the use of Disqus to allow for another method of facilitating a seamless dialog. Neither of these method promotes, or allow for the storage of personally-identifiable information on this web site.
What information do we collect?
If you choose to subscribe to receive email updates, or become an author, we collect information from you for that purpose.
When registering on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your: e-mail address. You may, however, visit our site anonymously at any time.
Yes (Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computers hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables the sites or service providers systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information
Do we disclose any information to outside parties?
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information if required to do so in order comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others rights, property, or safety.
Third party links
Although we may provide advertising space on this web site in order to subsidize continuing operation, no personally identifiable visitor information will be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.
These third party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.
California Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance
Although no financial transactions are conducted on this web site, we have voluntarily taken the necessary precautions to be in compliance with the California Online Privacy Protection Act, because this site is devoted, in large part, to the discussion of privacy, and we value the privacy of our visitors. We therefore will not distribute your personal information to outside parties at any time without your prior consent.
As part of the California Online Privacy Protection Act, all users of our site may remove any personal information provided to our web site at any time by changing your profile.
Childrens Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance
We are in compliance with the requirements of COPPA (Childrens Online Privacy Protection Act), we do not collect any information from anyone under 13 years of age. Our website, products and services are all directed to people who are at least 13 years old or older.
9909 Topanga Canyon Blvd., #205
Chatsworth, California 91311, USA
Please also read our Terms of Service (TOS) for additional information.