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Privacy Policy

Overall Policy

Thank you for visiting our website. We’re pleased to share our policy regarding the use of information received here. Privacy is a matter of concern to us. We are committed to protecting your privacy, and the security of the information that you may provide to us.

Personal Information

We do not track you as a person. Your email address or other personal information is not collected unless you provide it on a form or survey. We will not sell or otherwise make available any personally identifiable information to any organization not directly affiliated with us; we will comply with legitimate government or legal requests as necessary to protect our organization or to comply with laws.

Traffic Analysis

We do track you as a site visitor. We analyze traffic to this site. We collect data such as the domain names of servers that bring visitors to our site and the search terms that were used to help visitors find our site, and we count the number of visitors and keep track of where they go on our site. Such information allows us to find out what areas users visit most frequently and what services they access the most, which enables us to create a better overall experience for our users.

Cookies

We use "cookies" to track site visitors. Cookies are text files stored by your browser that differentiate users and maintain data related to users during navigation. The use of cookies is common on the Internet and our use of them is similar to that of other reputable online organizations.

Links To Other Sites

Our site contains links to other sites and Internet resources. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of these other websites and Internet resources.

Updates to Privacy Policy

We may update these privacy policies periodically, and we encourage visitors to review them on a regular basis.

Last revised: February 2008