Privacy Statement for Tulips and
Tulips and Bears LLC has created this privacy
statement in order to demonstrate our firm commitment to privacy. The following discloses
the information gathering and dissemination practices for this Web site: Tulips and Bears .
We use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our
servers and to administer our Web site. Your IP address is also used to gather broad
demographic information ( aggregated country or region of visitors).
We use the aggregated tracking information to better
tailor our site to users. We aggregate the tracking information by tallying the
total page views throughout our site. We use the information to determine which
areas/pages of our site receive the most traffic, and which areas receive the least
traffic. We aggregate geographic information about our visitors in order to better
provide content that fits our users needs and preferences. This helps us prepare future
content based on the preferences and geographic location of our users.
Aggregated information (total page views, geographic
breakdown of our readership) is also used to help our advertisers better understand the
demographics of our audience and the traffic patterns of our web site.
We do not track the usage patterns of individual users and
we do not share information about individual users with third parties, advertisers
We use an outside ad company to display ads on our site.
cookies received with banner ads are collected by our ad company, and we do not have
access to this information.
E-mail Lists and Registration Forms
Our site's e-mail signup form requires users to give us
contact information (like their name, and email), and demographic information (like their
city, and country).
Contact information from the registration forms is used to
get in touch with the customer when necessary.
We do not share this information with other organizations.
We do not share this information with advertisers. We do not
share this information with partners. Email addresses sent to Tulips
and Bears are kept on a separate mail server, and are never used for any purpose other
than what the person sending them requested. They are not sold or shared with any other
web site, list, advertiser, partner, or service for any reason.
Users may opt-out of receiving future mailings; see the
choice/opt-out section below.
Demographic and profile data is also collected at our
We use this data to tailor our visitor's experience at our site by showing them content
that we think they might be interested in, and displaying the content according to their
This site contains links to other sites. Tulips and
Bears is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such Web sites.
We have formed special relationships with content
providers, business partners, "Powered by" partners, and co-branded sites.
We do not share individual user information (for example: mailing lists) collected
on the Tulips and Bears site with these partners.
Information collected on web sites operated by our
partners (for example: signing up for the mailing list of one of our partners or content
providers), including co-branded sites, is subject to the privacy policies of our partners
and content providers. We do not have access to individual user information
collected by our partners.
This site makes chat rooms, forums, message boards, and/or
news groups available to its users. Please remember that any information that is disclosed
in these areas becomes public information and you should exercise caution when deciding to
disclose your personal information.
This site has security measures in place to protect the
loss, misuse, and alteration of the information under our control. We encrypt all user
information to ensure that it is safely stored.
Contacting the Web Site
If you have any questions about this privacy statement,
the practices of this site, or your dealings with this Web site, you can contact:
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