Privacy Policy recognizes the premium you place on privacy protection on the Internet. We strive to protect your privacy, including the non-identifying information you share in the personal profile that you must complete in order to become a participating member (“Member”) of does not collect personally identifiable information about Members or other users (“Users”) except when such individuals specifically provide such information on a voluntary basis. A Member’s or User’s access to and use of the website or services constitutes information voluntarily given by the Member or User.

Use of Registration Information

Personally identifiable information of individual Members and Users will not be sold to unaffiliated third parties without the Member’s or User’s prior consent. stores the Internet Protocol (IP) address of your computer when you visit our site. This information is only used to create broad demographic summaries of where our Members and Users come from, but our use of the IP addresses does not include identifying who those users actually are. However, may use registration information and other voluntarily submitted information in the following ways:

  • To provide our editors with information that is useful in developing new features and services for Members and Users;
  • To provide advertisers with aggregate – never individual – information about our Member base and User usage patterns; and
  • To allow us to potentially vary advertising based on Member and User preference. reserves the right to perform statistical analyses and profiling of Member and User behavior and characteristics in order to measure interest in and use of the various areas of the site and to inform advertisers of such information. will provide only aggregate data from these analyses to third parties; no personally identifiable information will be disclosed. may sometimes permit third parties to offer subscription and/or registration-based services through In this event, is not responsible for any actions or policies of such third parties and Members and Users should check the applicable privacy policy of such party before providing personally identifiable information.

It is not possible for a Member or User to delete his or her profile from our database, nor is it feasible to delete all traces of a Member’s or User’s activity in the system. Messages posted to the boards are examples of user activities that are not feasible to delete. sends regular email updates to Members. If you wish to have your email address deleted from our database, email us at and include the EXACT words “CANCEL MAIL” in the body of your email. Please allow two to three business days for the actual cancellation to take effect. We will not share your email address with third parties without first receiving your permission.

Voluntary Disclosure of Personally Identifiable Information may make available Bulletin Boards, Chat Rooms, and other Interactive Areas (collectively referred to as “Interactive Areas”). Members and Users should be aware that when they voluntarily disclose personally identifiable information (for example, username, e-mail address) on the bulletin boards or chat areas of, that information, along with any substantive information disclosed in the Subscriber’s or User’s communication, can be collected and correlated and used by third parties and may result in unsolicited messages from third parties. Such activities are beyond the control of makes no warranties about the discoverability of members’ identity by methods beyond our control.

Cookie Technology may employ cookie technology to allow Members and Users to move more quickly through our site. Cookies are small text files a website can use to recognize repeat users and facilitate the user’s ongoing access to and use of the site. Generally, cookies work by assigning a unique number to the user that has no meaning outside the assigning site. They do not come onto a user’s system nor do they pose a threat to a user’s files. Members and Users should be aware that cannot control the use of cookies by advertisers or third parties hosting data for However, if a Member or User does not want information collected through the use of cookies, there is a simple procedure in most browsers that allow the user to deny or accept the cookie feature. Please note that cookies may be necessary to provide the Member or User with certain features available on

Encryption Technology uses Secure Socket Layer (“SSL”) encryption technology to ensure the integrity and privacy of the information you pass to us via the Internet; however, to take advantage of this, you must use utilize a browser that maintains 128bit encryption support.

Give us Feedback welcomes your questions and comments about privacy.