("FTW") recognizes the importance
of protecting the privacy of all information provided by
users of ftw and our website. We created the following policy
guidelines with a fundamental respect for our users’ right
to privacy to guide our relationships with our users.
Information Collected by FTW
FTW collects information about users during their registration
for our website; their participation in certain activities
on our website, including polls; and through the use of
cookies. When users request pages from our server, our Web
server automatically collects some information about the
users, including their IP addresses. These addresses are
used by computers on the network to send the requested pages
to users. In order to access certain portions of our website,
such as the members area, users must subscribe and provide
certain voluntary information about themselves.
Use of Information
FTW will not reveal any personal information that users
provide to us to any third party without their permission
FTW uses users' IP addresses to help diagnose problems
with our server and to administer our website. We also use
it to gather broad demographic information about our users
in general. This information does not contain anything that
can identify users personally. We may combine demographic
information supplied by a subscriber at registration with
site usage data to provide profiles, in aggregate form,
about our users and their preferences in the content of
the site. We do not share this data with anyone outside
of FTW for any purpose.
Using e-mail addresses provided at registration or otherwise,
FTW periodically sends out e-mail newsletters and promotional
e-mail to our users about services and products offered
by FTW. Users can indicate that they do not wish to receive
e-mail information from FTW. Third parties will not contact
our users through the use of our e-mail newsletter lists.
users' interests and to honor their preferences. This information
is used to assist us in creating a site that will serve
the needs of our users.
Upon request, FTW will remove users (and their information)
from our database or permit them to "opt-out" of any further
e-mail newsletters or contact.
FTW is not responsible for the content or the privacy
polices of websites to which it may provide links or the
website of its advertisers.
FTW uses reasonable precautions to keep the personal information
disclosed to us secure and to disclose such information
only to responsible third parties after permission from
If you have any questions about this privacy statement,
the practices of this site or your dealings with FTW, you
can contact: firstname.lastname@example.org.