What personal information do I collect from people that visit my website?
IP and USER agent
When do I collect information?
I collect information from you when you visit my site
I collect information from you when you comment
How do I use your information?
I use the information I collect from you when you comment or surf the website for anti-SPAM measures and for analytics.
How do I protect your information?
Your personal information is contained behind secured networks and is only accessible by me who have special access rights to my own system and are required to keep the information confidential. In addition, all information you supply is encrypted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology.
Do I use ‘cookies’?
• Compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interactions in order to offer better site experiences and tools in the future. I may also use trusted third-party services that track this information on our behalf.
You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies. You do this through your browser settings. Since the browser is a little different, look at your browser’s Help Menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookies.
If you turn cookies off, some of the features that produce site analytics may not function properly.
Behavioral tracking of visitors is done by SLIMSTAT which do not keep any personal data other than the IP address.
Some third-party behavioral tracking is done by Google Analytics
I do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your Personally Identifiable Information.
Embedded content from other websites
The layout of this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
California Online Privacy Protection Act
According to CalOPPA, I agree to the following:
How does my site handle Do Not Track signals?
I honor Do Not Track signals and Do Not Track, plant cookies, or use advertising when a Do Not Track (DNT) browser mechanism is in place.
COPPA (Children Online Privacy Protection Act)
When it comes to the collection of personal information from children under the age of 13 years old, the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) puts parents in control. The Federal Trade Commission, United States’ consumer protection agency, enforces the COPPA Rule, which spells out what operators of websites and online services must do to protect children’s privacy and safety online.
I do not specifically market to children under the age of 13 years old.
Fair Information Practices
The Fair Information Practices Principles form the backbone of privacy law in the United States and the concepts they include have played a significant role in the development of data protection laws around the globe. Understanding the Fair Information Practice Principles and how they should be implemented is critical to comply with the various privacy laws that protect personal information.
I collect no sensitive information on my website…
At the time I have no user account creation available and does not collect behavioral data from any logged in users. At the time no user accounts exist and I have no user data stored.
Document updated on July 4, 2022.