Privacy Policy

     Last updated May 15, 2009.

Thank you for using BehindTheName.com! We are committed to protecting the privacy of our visitors. The following summarizes the information-gathering and dissemination practices for this website.

Personal Information

BehindTheName.com does not collect or store personal information about visitors, except for (1) the name and email address that are required when signing up as a member, and (2) the optional personal information that is entered into a member's profile. The email addresses are kept private and will not be shared with third parties; the other personal information is optional and can be removed by logging in and then editing the member account.

IP Address

BehindTheName.com records user IP addresses to help administer this website, specifically the message boards. When a user posts a message to a message board anonymously (meaning not logged in), the user's IP address at the time of the posting will be displayed in the message.

Cookies

BehindTheName.com creates cookies on your computer to help us remember who you are each time you return to the website. For instance, cookies may be used to retain your personal preferences or to save your password (in an encrypted form) so it doesn't have to be entered again each time you log in.

Third-Party Advertisers

Behind the Name uses third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit this website. These companies may use information about your visits to this and other websites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by these companies, click here.