i. Before or at the time of collecting personal information, we will identify the purposes for which information is being collected.
ii. We will collect and use of personal information solely with the objective of fulfilling those purposes specified by us and for other compatible purposes, unless we obtain the consent of the individual concerned or as required by law.
iii. We will only retain personal information as long as necessary for the fulfillment of those purposes.
vi. We will collect personal information by lawful and fair means and, where appropriate, with the knowledge or consent of the individual concerned.
vii. Personal data should be relevant to the purposes for which it is to be used, and, to the extent necessary for those purposes, should be accurate, complete, and up-to-date.
viii. We will protect personal information by reasonable security safeguards against loss or theft, as well as unauthorized access, disclosure, copying, use or modification.
ix. We will make readily available to customers information about our policies and practices relating to the management of personal information.
x. We are committed to conducting our business in accordance with these principles in order to ensure that the confidentiality of personal information is protected and maintained.
Basic non-identifiable information about your user on the website is collected; the majority of which is provided during registration, such as email addresses and usernames.
In addition to this, IP addresses for registered users are stored within the system to aid with moderation duties. This includes spam prevention, and detecting alternative accounts.
Accounts can be deleted by a site administrator upon request, which will remove all data relating to your user from our system.
Data stored by cookies include any recently viewed topic IDs, along with a unique, unidentifiable hash upon logging in and selecting "Remember Me" to automatically log you in next time you visit.