Privacy Policy

Like millions of other website owners, I use third-party companies like Google and MailChimp to provide the best user experience for you. There's a lot of words I'm required to disclose in this privacy policy.

In short, I use the most well-respected and trusted third-parties, and you can opt-out of features at any time.

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This blog uses third party advertisements to support this site.

Third party vendors, including Google, use cookies to serve ads based on your visits to websites on the Internet, in order to serve the best ads based on your interests. You can find more information about Google ads here. You may opt out of personalized advertising by visiting Google Ad Settings or aboutads.info.

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.

Cookies

This site uses cookies to provide a better, customized experience for you. Most browsers automatically accept cookies, but you may be able to modify your browser settings to decline cookies (the "help" portion of the toolbar on the majority of browsers will direct you on how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, how to command the browser to tell you when you receive a new cookie, or how to fully disable cookies).

Third-party cookies. We use Third Party Advertising Companies to display advertisements on our Websites (see above). As part of their service, they may place separate cookies on your computer in order to serve ads targeted to your interests. We have no access to or control over these cookies. You may opt out of personalized ads by using the links above, and/or you may disable cookies through your browser as explained above.

We use Google Analytics to better understand our user' demographics and interests, such as which articles are most popular, in order to create the best content that users want in the future. Google Analytics may record what website you came from to get here, how long you stayed for, what computer you're using, and quite a bit more. No personally identifying data is included in this type of reporting. All of ouractivity falls within the bounds of the Google Analytics Terms of Service. You can find more information about Google Analytics here.

First-party cookies. This website uses cookies to remember your preferences such as to stop email subscribe pop-ups after you've closed a pop-up. You may disable cookies for this site through your browser as explained above.

Email Communication

If you so choose, you can opt into receiving notifications for our website through email. We use MailChimp to manage our email communications. If you provide your information in the email subscribe form, MailChimp will store your information such as email address (in order to send you those email notifications). There’s no third-party tracking in messages we send through MailChimp besides MailChimp’s own analytics, which may aggregate how many subscribers open a message or click the links inside. Neither we nor Mailchimp will ever sell your email address or share it with any other party, unless we are legally compelled to do so. MailChimp’s privacy policy is available at http://mailchimp.com/legal/privacy. You can unsubscribe from our newsletter by clicking on the unsubscribe link provided at the end of any email.