We are committed to protecting your privacy and to providing a secure online experience. This privacy statement explains our data collection and use practices.
If you would like to create a new member account, we will collect a number of personal information items.
Any time you choose to post a discussion forum topic, or any other contribution on the Site, that information is stored by the Site and may be viewed, together with the biographical information you have provided, by all users of the Site.
We use your personal information for the following purposes:
- To register you for Site membership.
- To customize your experience on the Site.
- To send electronic e-mail newsletters, if requested by you.
- To fill in certain information for you such as your name when posting to discussion forums.
In addition to personal information, certain anonymous information about your visit is automatically captured when you visit the Site. This information includes the name of the Internet service provider and the Internet Protocol (IP) address through which you access the Internet; the date and time you access the Site; the pages that you access while at the Site and the Internet address of the Web site from which you linked directly to our site. None of this information is personally identifiable. This anonymous information is used to help improve the Site, analyze trends, and administer the Site.