Privacy Policy for

The privacy of our visitors to is important to us.

At, 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 and visit, and how we safeguard your information. We never sell your personal information to third parties.

Log Files 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 We do use cookies to store information, such as your personal preferences 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.

We also use third party advertisements on 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

You can choose 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 accounts.

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.

Affiliate Disclosures associate disclosure statement: is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to

Affiliate Disclosures

At we firmly believe in the advertisement and promotion of products and services that we deem to be of value and interest to our website visitors.  We actively seek out merchants whose primary focus is on providing top quality products, services and information to their customers. earns commissions or other forms of compensation from certain merchant companies which we promote via product pages, merchant promotions, product images and descriptions, banner links and text links.  As an affiliate or associate of these companies we provide an integral service to them as an internet advertising publisher.  The small commissions we earn do not affect the prices or fees set by these companies for the goods and services they sell.  For example, if you click an Amazon product image or link selling and make a purchase after landing on their site, the price you pay will be exactly the same as if you landed on through any other means.

The affiliate or associate links we provide our visitors are a Win-Win-Win Solution.  As a visitor You Win by saving time and money shopping for your gifts. You save time by not having to search the internet for hours and you save money by shopping the sales events and special offers you’ll find linked on The Merchant Wins because by going to their website from one of our links you may make a purchase now or when you revisit them another time. Wins because we have earned a small commission which helps us pay the bills so we can continue providing gift suggestions to our site visitors and information to our blog followers.

By visiting you automatically agree that you’ve read and acknowledge the content of this disclosure. Thanks for the support you provide by shopping our affiliate merchants.  It’s a Win-Win-Win!

Shopping Our Merchants

It’s easy to shop our merchant partners. The special links we provide on will take you to the specific store and item you wish to see.  Simply click the merchant advertisement, banner, product image, or text link and your browser will instantly take you there in a new window or tab. There are no additional steps if you decide to purchase the merchant’s product or service. Just use the merchant’s checkout as you normally would, and while you’re there feel free to shop their store and add anything else to your shopping cart that appeals to you.  At you’re just a click away from some of the best merchant deals on the internet!

Merchant Privacy Policies

Every online merchant has their own privacy policy which states how they may use the information that you provide to them as a consumer.  Each Merchant’s privacy policy is uniquely their own and may differ from ours and other online merchants.  If you have not purchased from a certain merchant or are otherwise unfamiliar with their privacy policy then we recommend that you read their policy statements prior to making a purchase. obviously has no control how other online companies conduct business with consumers. For that reason we disclaim any knowledge of or responsibility for privacy concerns or issues which may occur between our associated merchants and their customers.  To review our privacy policy please see the Privacy Policy.

Merchant Return Policies

The merchants we’re associated with each have their own return policies.  Any and all consumer transactions, returns or exchanges you may undertake with our associated merchants are strictly between you and them. We advise all’s visitors to review the return policies of any merchant that you shop at as a result of clicking an ad, image, or any form of link on our website. As a visitor to you automatically agree to hold harmless, and’s owners and employees from any product defect, breakage, or other liability issue of any kind whatsoever which may result from purchasing from any of our associated merchants. Please see our Terms of Use for more information on this subject.


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *