Privacy policy

[ User Submitted Data ]

Because of the community nature of this site, any and all information you submit to should be considered publicly viewable - present and future. Submissions to include any and all information you type into any field within the website (with the exception of any passwords).

[ Cookies ] uses cookies as part of the login process and throughout the entire site to uniquely identify members and their accounts. delivers third party advertisements that may or may not use their own cookies. This privacy statement covers the use of cookies for and does not cover the use of cookies by third part advertiser.

[ Email Addresses ] will not give out or sell your email address to third parties. will only contact you through the provided email address with important news about site related issues or for matters directly related to your account.

[ Contests and Promotions ]

Any information you submit when entering a contest will only be used to facilitate your contest entry. We will seek your permission if such data will be used in any other ways.

[ Extenuating Circumstances ]

In some instances such as legal action and the enforcement of website Terms of Service and Rules, may be required to reference and use information provided and/or gleaned as a result of your interactions with the or associated sites.

[ Server Logs and Website Statistics ]

Like the vast majority of websites, collects server log information such as IP address, browser type, operating system etc. refers to this information on aggregate (no personally identifiable information) and uses it for internal website optimization purposes and to validate traffic claims with potential advertisers.

In addition to server logs, uses Google Analytics for both internal and advertiser insight into website traffic patterns. Their privacy policy can be found here.

[ Business Variables ]

In the event we go through a business transition, such as a merger, acquisition by another company, or sale of all or a portion of our assets, your personally identifiable information will likely be among the assets transferred.

[ Links ] contains links to 3rd party websites that do not follow the privacy policy.

[ Notification of Changes ] reserves the right to change, edit, modify, submit or retract the privacy policy at any time and without notice. However, may choose to notify website users of changes to the website through the homepage or within the forums.

[ Legal ] may be required to turn over your information when deemed necessary by law.

[ Liability ]

The Privacy Policy documents’s guidelines in regards to treating personal information. However, it does not guarantee these standards will always be met. Factors beyond the control of may require one or more of the guidelines outlined above to be edited, altered, modified and/or be treated on a case-by-case basis at any time and without notice. All alterations to the Privacy Policy will be retroactive to first contact with As a consequence, disclaims any warranties relating to the upkeep and enforcement of the Privacy Policy.

[ Contact Information ] can be reached through the Contact Us page of

Advertising Privacy Statement

This Site is affiliated with AdThrive, LLC (“AdThrive”) for the purposes of placing advertising on the Site. AdThrive uses standard and widely-available tools for the placement and serving of ads, including those provided by Google, Inc. and its affiliates. We publish interest-based advertisements on the Site; that is, ads that are tailored to reflect your interests. To help understand your interests, AdThrive, Google and our other advertising partners will track your behaviour on our website and on other websites across the Internet using cookies.

A cookie is a file containing an identifier (a string of letters and numbers) that is sent by a web server to a web browser and is stored by the browser. The identifier is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server. Cookies may be either "persistent" cookies or "session" cookies: a persistent cookie will be stored by a web browser and will remain valid until its set expiry date, unless deleted by the user before the expiry date; a session cookie, on the other hand, will expire at the end of the user session, when the web browser is closed. Cookies do not typically contain any information that personally identifies a user, but personal information that we store about you may be linked to the information stored in and obtained from cookies.

By using this Site, you consent to the use of such cookies and the sharing of data captured by such cookies with AdThrive, Google, and our other third party partners. You can view, delete or add interest categories associated with your browser by visiting: You can also opt out of the network cookie using those settings or using the Network Advertising Initiative's multi-cookie opt-out mechanism at: However, these opt-out mechanisms themselves use cookies, and if you clear the cookies from your browser your opt-out will not be maintained.

For European Economic Area Residents

If you reside in a country in the European Economic Area (EEA), then under the GDPR and applicable data protection laws you have the rights, among other things, to access your personal data, have us erase it, and/or restrict its further processing. If you wish to access or delete your personal data (if any) maintained by us or AdThrive related to advertising on the Site, you can contact us at [email protected] and contact AdThrive at [email protected] If you wish to see a list of the advertising partners we work with or change which of those partners track your behavior using cookies, click the ad preferences link at the bottom of the site. (Available in the EU.)

[ Affiliate / Monetization / FTC Disclosure ] receives compensation through affiliate relationships with merchants listed on this site. may sometimes get paid if you click one of those links and purchase a product or service. In the case of our forums, any links or recommendations are being posted by our community and do not represent endorsements by this site.

Please know that this in no way affects this site’s opinions of products, services, manufacturers, partners, or merchants. Our goal at is to provide the best functionality for this site’s users, regardless of any potential affiliate commissions.

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