Privacy Policy

Effective July 1, 2017

Scope of This Privacy Policy (“,” “we,” “our,” and/or “us”) values the privacy of members and visitors and those who use and its associated websites and services (collectively, the “Site”), This privacy policy (the “Privacy Policy”) governs information you provide to us or that we learn from your use of the Site (collectively our “Services”) and tells you how we may collect, use, and in some instances share this information. Your use of our Services is also subject to our Terms of Use.

Information Collects

When you send a message to our staff using our contact us from on the Connect page or register to receive our newsletter, we collect information that may include your name and email address.

When you post content (i.e. comments) We collect content that you submit or post to our Site, for example when you leave a comment on one of’s blogs. Any content you choose to post on our Site will be viewable to the public, along with your name. We urge you to consider the sensitivity of any information prior to sharing it publicly by posting it on our Site because by posting content on our Site you are consenting to us sharing it with the public

When you visit our Site. We automatically collect certain information when you use our Site, including (i) information about your interaction with the Site, including the actions you take, the pages or other content you view or otherwise interact with, and the dates and times of your visits; and (ii) device information, such as your IP address or other device address or unique device identifier, operating system information, web browser, and/or device type and language.

When you visit the Site, we collect certain information through the use of “cookies” and other technologies to better understand how our Users navigate through the Site, learn what content is being viewed, administer the Site, and save your preferences. Cookies are small text files that Web servers place on an Internet user’s device. We may use both session cookies and persistent cookies. A session cookie disappears after you close your browser. A persistent cookie remains after you close your browser and may be used by your browser on subsequent visits to the Site. We also use Google Analytics cookies for data analytics purposes, and you can find more information on how Google uses data from these cookies at Please consult your web browser to learn the proper way to modify its cookie settings. Please note that if you delete or choose not to accept cookies from the Site, you may not be able to utilize the features of the Site to their fullest potential.

How Uses Information We Collect from Users

We may use the information that we collect, including your personal information, to:

Provide and personalize various features and services of our Services;
Monitor and analyze usage trends and preferences;
Improve our Services and their features, and create new features and functionality;
Improve our promotional efforts;
Communicate with you, including for administrative, promotional, marketing and respond to your requests or inquiries;
Enforce this Privacy Policy, the Terms of Service, and other terms you have agreed to, and to protect the rights, property, or safety of us, our Services, Users, and any other person.
Process such information on our behalf;
Process and manage transactions, payments, and purchases;
Provide website maintenance and security;
Provide various features and services to our Users (including without limitation to enable sending of promotional; and
Assist us in improving the way our Services work and look, and to create new features.

Other sharing. We may also share information we collect under the following circumstances:

As required by law, such as to comply with a subpoena, or similar legal process;

When we believe in good faith that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights, protect your safety or the safety of others, investigate fraud, or respond to a government request;

Our Commitment to Data Security

We take reasonable steps to protect the information that we collect from loss, misuse, and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction. To that end, we use certain physical, managerial, and technical safeguards that are designed to protect the information that we collect. Please be aware, however, that no security measures are perfect or impenetrable and no method of data transmission can be guaranteed against interception or other types of misuse.

Special Note to International Users

Our Services are hosted in the United States. If you are a User accessing our Services from the European Union or any other region with laws or regulations governing personal data collection, use, and disclosure that differ from United States laws, please note that you are transferring your personal data to the United States for storage and processing. By providing your information, you consent to any transfer and processing in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

Do Not Track

Because an industry-standard Do Not Track protocol has not yet been established,’s information collection and disclosure practices, and the choices it offers, will continue to operate as described in this Privacy Policy regardless of choices made regarding the use of Do Not Track technologies.

Changes and Updates to This Privacy Policy

We may occasionally update this Privacy Policy. When we do, we will revise the effective date above. If we make material changes to this Privacy Policy, we will notify you of such changes by posting them on our Services and to other places we deem appropriate, or by sending you an email or other notification. We encourage you to periodically review this Privacy Policy to stay informed about how we are protecting the information we collect. Your continued use of our Services constitutes your agreement to this Privacy Policy and any updates.


If you have any questions, comments, or concerns about this Privacy Policy, please email us at