Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy, takes the privacy of personal data very seriously. We want you to know when and how we store and use personal data. We have taken all possible measures to ensure that our external service providers and ourselves adhere to privacy regulations.

Personal data

Personal data is information that reveals aspects of your identity. This includes information such as your name, e-mail address, postal address and phone number. It does not include information which cannot be directly linked to your identity, such as the URL of your favorite website or website usage statistics. You can use our website without revealing any personal information. If you register for one of our downloadable articles, order a product, or take out a subscription, we will ask you to give your name and other personal information. Whether you actually provide this information is subject to your own discretion. We store our data on secure servers in the United States. Access to this data is limited to a small number of specifically authorized individuals who are in charge of the technical, commercial, and editorial management of these servers. As part of your relationship with us, data concerning IP addresses, dates and times of visits and visited pages will be temporarily stored on our servers for backup purposes. This information is never used in conjunction with personal data.

Google Analytics

Through the use of Google Analytics, We reserve the right to evaluate statistics that relate to basic use of our websites. This includes how you reached our website, number of pages viewed, length of time spent on specific pages, and the pages you visit the most. This helps us to determine which portions of our website and services are most valued by our visitors. Google Analytics collects information anonymously. It reports website trends without identifying individual visitors. You can opt out of Google Analytics without affecting how you visit our site – for more information on opting out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites you use, visit this Google page.

Forwarding of personal data to third parties

If you order products from us, your personal data will only ever be known or used within We will not sell, distribute, or lease your personal data to third parties without your explicit consent. If data is forwarded to service providers within the context of commissioned data processing (for example, for order fulfillment), all service providers are bound by the regulations as well as by other legal provisions and the privacy policy of As far as we are bound by law or court order to forward your data to entities, which are entitled to receive this information, we will do so.

Withdrawal of Consent

You can delete personal data that you have submitted to us at any time. Data that is used for accounting purposes is not covered by this stipulation. To delete personal data, please contact our offices at [email protected]

Cookies and impression tracking

Our Web offerings use cookies. These are small files containing configuration information a neutral third-party uses to tracks the circulation of various types of advertising media. Cookies help us to assess user numbers and frequency of visits to our websites. The cookies we use do not capture personal data like name, age, sex, or location. Some of our online services use cookies to enable Web page functionality. Unfortunately, it is not possible for us to inform users of the possible presence of cookies in third-party advertisements. Our services can be used without activating cookies. Most Web browsers are configured to automatically accept cookies, but you can configure your browser to decline cookies if you prefer.


Individuals below the age of 18 years are requested not to send us any personal data without the explicit consent of their parents or legal guardians.

Links to Third-party Web Sites

Our online services contain links to other third-party websites. We claim no responsibility for the nature and content of the privacy policies implemented by their owners and operators.

Questions and Comments If you have any questions or comments regarding our privacy policy, please contact our offices at [email protected] The rapid evolution of the Internet requires periodic adjustments of our privacy policy. We will inform you of any changes we make at this address. You are advised to review this Privacy Policy periodically for changes.

Santa Barbara, CA September 2014