privacy of our visitors to Stonewashed.net is important to us. At Stonewashed.net,
we recognize that privacy of your personal information is important.
Here is information on what types of personal information we receive
and collect when you use visit Stonewashed.net, and how we safeguard your
information. We never sell your personal information to third parties.
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, such as
AOL or Shaw Cable), the browser you used to visit our site (such
as Internet Explorer or Firefox), the time you visited our site
and which pages you visited throughout our site.
Cookies and Web Beacons
when you visit our site. This could include only showing you a popup
once in your visit, or the ability to login to some of our features,
such as forums.
Third Party Advertising
We also use third party advertisements on Stonewashed.net 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 (such as Google through the Google AdSense
program) 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
(showing New York real estate ads to someone in New York, for example)
or showing certain ads based on specific sites visited (such as
showing cooking ads to someone who frequents cooking sites).
DoubleClick DART Cookies
We also may 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 a site using DoubleClick advertising (including some Google AdSense
advertisements). This cookie is used to serve ads specific to you and your
interests ("interest based targeting"). The ads served will be targeted
based on your previous browsing history (For example, if you have been
viewing sites about visiting Las Vegas, you may see Las Vegas hotel
advertisements when viewing a non-related site, such as on a site about
hockey). 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 http://www.doubleclick.com/privacy/dart_adserving.aspx
You can chose 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
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 site running the advertisements, a new cookie will be added.