Privacy Policy - Our commitment to your privacy.


This is the privacy policy of strongly believes in a consumer's right to privacy. does

not engage in the collection, distribution, sale or use of personally identifiable information

about web users, such as name, phone number and street address. does

not conduct individual web user "profiling".


Usage tracking

For the web user to's website, our web server automatically collects

information on your domain type, browser used and your IP address for statistical purposes

only, which will be used to improve the content of our web page and not sold to other

organizations for any purpose. And since we gather certain types of information about our

users, we feel you should fully understand our policy and the terms and conditions on the

capture and use of those information.



With respect to cookies, we do place a text file called a "cookie" in the browser files of your

computer. The cookie itself does not contain personal information although it will enable us

to relate your use of this site to information that you have specifically and knowingly

provided. But the only personal information a cookie can contain is the information you

supply yourself. uses cookies to track user traffic patterns and our

advertising system delivers a one-time cookie to better track ad impressions and click rates.

Besides, third parties ad server companies may also be placing and reading cookies in your

browser, or using web beacons to collect information, in the course of ads being served on You can refuse cookies by turning them off in your browser. If you've set

your browser to warn you before accepting cookies, you will receive the warning message

with each cookie. You do not need to have cookies turned on to use this site.


Third Party Advertisements

We also use third party advertisements on to support our site. Some of

these advertisers may use technology such as cookies and web beacons when they

advertise on our site, which will also send these advertisers information including your IP

address, your ISP, the browser you used to visit our site, and in some cases, whether you

have Flash installed. This is generally used for geotargeting purposes or showing certain ads

based on specific sites visited (such as showing cooking ads to someone who frequents

cooking and recipes sites).


DoubleClick DART Cookies may also use DART cookies for ad serving through Google's DoubleClick,

which places a cookie on your computer when you are browsing the web and visit using

DoubleClick advertising (including some Google Adsense advertisements). This cookie is

used to serve ads specific to you and your interests which are also known as "interest based

targeting". The ads served will be targeted based on your previous browsing history (for

example, if you have been viewing sites about food, you may see advertisements related to

recipes, food, and cooking utensils when viewing a non-related site, such as a site about

travel). DART uses non personally identifiable information. It does not track personal

information about you, such as your name, email address, physical address, telephone

number, social security numbers, bank account numbers or credit card numbers. You can

opt-out of this ad serving on all sites using this advertising by visiting

You can always choose to disable or selectively turn off our cookies or third-party cookies in

your browser settings, or by managing preferences in programs such as Norton Internet

Security. However, this can affect how you are able to interact with our site as well as other

websites. This could include the inability to login to services or programs, such as logging

into forums or accounts.

Deleting cookies does not mean you are permanently opted out of any advertising program.

Unless you have settings that disallow cookies, the next time you visit a website running the

advertisements, a new cookie will automatically be added again.


Log Files

As with most other websites, we collect and use the data contained in log files. The

information in the log files include your IP (internet protocol) address, your ISP (internet

service provider), the browser you used to visit our site, your screen resolutions and

number of colors, the time you visited our site and which pages you have visited throughout

our site.



To be consistent with the Federal Children's Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 (COPPA),

we will never knowingly request personally identifiable information from anyone under the

age of 13 without requesting parental consent.


Electronic Newsletters Policy

We may offer free electronic newsletters to users who subscribe voluntarily by providing

their name and email addresses. Subscribers may remove themselves from the mailing list

by following an unsubscribe link provided in every newsletters.

All email addresses submitted to in regard to our newsletters or for any

other reason will be kept strictly confidential and private. You can be assured our mailing

list will NEVER be shared or sold as a whole or in part.


Website Advertisements

With respect to Ad Servers, in order to bring you offers that are of interest to you, we have

relationships with other companies that we allow to place ads on our web pages. As a result

of your visit to our site, ad server companies may collect information such as your domain

type, your IP address, clickstream information, and other details. These third parties may

also be placing and reading cookies in your browser, or using web beacons to collect

information, in the course of ads being served. For further information, please consult the

privacy policies of the individual advertisers.


Any Changes in the Privacy Policy

In the event if's policy on information practices change at some time in

the future, we will use only the data collected from the time of our policy change forward.


External Links

With regards to outside links, this website contains links to other websites. Please be aware

that is not responsible for the privacy practices of such other websites. We

encourage our users to be aware when they leave our website, and to read the privacy

statements of each and every website that collects personally identifiable information. This

privacy statement applies solely to information collected by this website.


Use of Information uses any information voluntarily given by our users to enhance their

experience in our network of sites, whether to provide interactive or personalized elements

on the sites or to better prepare future content based on the interests of our users.

As stated above, we use information that users voluntarily provide in order to send out

electronic newsletters and to enable users to participate in poll, surveys, message boards,

and forums. We send out newsletters to subscribers on a regular schedule (depending on

the newsletter), and occasionally send out special editions when we think subscribers might

be particularly interested in something we are doing. never shares

newsletter mailing lists with any third party, including advertisers, sponsors or partners.

When we use tracking information to determine which areas of our sites users like and don't

like based on traffic to those areas. We do not track what individual users read, but rather

how well each page performs overall. This helps us to continue to build a better service to

you. We track search terms entered in Search function as one of the many measures of

what interests our users. But we don't track which terms a particular user enters. creates aggregate reports on user demographics and traffic patterns for

advertisers, sponsors and partners. This allows our advertisers to advertise more

effectively, and allows our users to receive advertisements that are pertinent to their needs.

Because we don't track the usage patterns of individual users, an advertiser or sponsors will

never know that a specific user clicked their ads. We will not disclose any information about

any individual user except to comply with applicable law or valid legal process or to protect

the personal safety of our users or the public.


Sharing of the Information uses the above-described information to tailor our content to suit your

needs and help our advertisers better understand our audience's demographics. This is

essential to keeping our service free. We will not share information about individual users

with any third party, except to comply with applicable law or valid legal process or to

protect the personal safety of our users or the public.


Opt-Out Policy

We give users options whenever necessary and practical. Such choices include: Opting not

to register to receive our electronic newsletters and Opting not to participate in certain

interactive areas, which completely alleviates the need to gather any personally identifiable

information from our users.


Your Consent

By using this site, you agree and consent to the collection and use of this information by If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on

this page so that you are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and

under what circumstances we disclose it.