Updated February 28, 2023
We are committed to keeping your e-mail address confidential. We do not sell, rent, or lease our contact data or lists to third parties, and we will not provide your personal information to any third party individual, government agency, or company at any time unless compelled to do so by law.
What information do we collect?
- We collect information from you when you register on the site so you may comment on articles or when you sign up for the newsletter.
- When registering, we ask for your name and e-mail address. You may, however, visit our site anonymously.
How do we protect visitor information?
We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information. Your personal information is contained behind secured networks and is only accessible by a limited number of persons who have special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential.
- We do not link aggregate user data with personally identifiable information.
- We DO NOT Share Personally Identifiable Information with Third Parties.
- We may contract with third-party service providers to assist us in better
understanding our site visitors. These service providers are not
permitted to use the information collected on our behalf except to help
us conduct and improve our business.
We may keep track of Internet Protocol (IP) addresses to (among other things): (i) troubleshoot technical concerns, (ii) maintain website safety and security, (iii) restrict access to our Sites to certain users, and, (iv) better understand how our Sites are utilized. An IP address is a number that is used by computers on the network to identify your computer every time you log on to the Internet.
We (or a vendor on our behalf) may collect information in the form of logs – files that record website activity and gather statistics about web users’ aggregate browsing habits to improve the site experience. These entries are generated anonymously and help us gather (among other things) (i) a user’s browser type and operating system, (ii) information about a user’s session (such as the URL they came from, the date and time they visited our Site, and which pages they’ve viewed on our site and for how long), and, (iii) other similar navigational or click-stream data. We also use information captured in log file for our internal marketing and demographic studies, so we can constantly improve and customize the online services we provide you. Log files are used internally only and are not associated with any particular user.
Do we disclose the information we collect to outside parties?
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information for their promotional purposes unless we provide you with advance notice, except as described below. The term “outside parties” does not include Neighbor Exchange. It also does not include website hosting partners and other parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others’ rights, property, or safety.
We reserve the right to disclose your personally identifiable information as required by law and when we believe that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights and/or comply with a judicial proceeding, court order, or legal process served on our Web site.
We allow user comments on our web site which may contain personally identifiable information such as your name. Do not post any information you wish to keep private. The site may be viewed anonymously, but only registered users are allowed to comment. The site is moderated to avoid spam posts, and it is at our sole discretion, whether comments will be approved and posted. We may also remove approved comments at our sole discretion.
We use analytics tools and other third-party technologies, such as Google Analytics or Yoast, to collect non-personal information in the form of various usage and user metrics when you use our online sites. These tools and technologies collect and analyze certain types of information, including cookies, IP addresses, device and software identifiers, referring and exit URLs, onsite behavior and usage information, feature use metrics and statistics, usage and purchase history, MAC Address, mobile unique device ID, and other similar information.
The third-party analytics companies who collect information on our site may combine the information collected with other information they have independently collected from other websites and/or other online or mobile products and services relating to your activities across their network of websites as well as online and/or mobile products and services. Many of these companies collect and use information under their own privacy policies.
We do not permit advertising by third-party companies. We do not permit third-party companies to help us tailor advertising or otherwise collect and use data about your use of Neighbor Exchange.
You may unsubscribe from email at any time. Please note that due to email production schedules you may receive any emails already in production.
You may contact us with changes to your personal information, email address updates, etc. at TigerandEd@gmail.com.
In an attempt to provide you with increased value by helping you reach the businesses we discuss at Neighbor Exchange, we include third-party links on our site. These linked sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these linked sites (including if a specific link does not work).
Changes to our policy
We reserve the right to modify this privacy statement at any time, so please review it frequently. If we make material changes to this policy, we will notify you here, by email, or by means of a notice on our home page.
Policy changes will apply only to information collected after the date of the change.
Questions and feedback
We welcome your questions, comments, and concerns about privacy. Please send any feedback pertaining to privacy, or any other issue to TigerandEd@gmail.com.
Online Policy Only
Terms and Conditions of Commenting and Participation in Activities
Neighbor Exchange is dedicated to providing a positive, ad-free opportunity to discuss businesses and experiences that are available to people who live in our neighborhood. We allow registered site users to comment on posted articles. This is meant to be a harassment and advertisement-free safe place for our neighbors to have discussions. We have a few rules to help it stay that way.
- Be Kind and Courteous. We’re all in this together to create a welcoming environment. Let’s treat everyone with respect. Healthy debates are natural, but kindness is required.
- No Hate Speech or Bullying. Make sure everyone feels safe. Bullying or harassment of any kind will not be tolerated. See Harassment Free Space below for more about that.
- No Promotions or Spam. Give more than you take to this group. Self-promotion, spam and irrelevant links aren’t allowed.
- No Selling. No Selling of any type is allowed.
- No Tagging or Sharing of Private Identification Information. We strive to assure everyone’s privacy in the Exchange and some may not want outsiders to see activity or know their identities.
- No Drugs, No Crime. Please no illicit drug references or references to or examples of criminal activity.
Harassment Free Space
We provide a harassment-free experience for everyone, regardless of gender, gender identity and expression, age, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, color, ethnicity, political position, or religion. We do not tolerate harassment of participants or staff in any form. Sexual language and imagery is not appropriate for any Neighbor Exchange activity or media contact. Participants violating these rules will be removed from the site summarily, at our sole discretion. All commentors, guest authors, and any other participants are required to agree and abide with the Anti-Harassment Policy.
Harassment includes but is not limited to:
- offensive verbal comments related to gender, gender identity and expression, age, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, color, ethnicity, political position or religion
- public sharing or displaying of sexual, violent, derogatory, offensive images or content
- stalking, following, harassing photography or recording
- sustained disruption of an activity (presentations, talks or other communication)
- inappropriate physical contact, and unwelcome sexual attention
- inappropriate email, text, or social media communications
If a participant engages in harassing behavior, we will immediately delete any relative comments, and may block the participant’s access to the site without warning. We require participants to follow these rules at any Neighbor Exchange event including but not limited to meet-ups, workshops, meetings, conference calls, and social events. There is no appeal process.