Privacy Policy

At our site (WhiteElephantRules.com), we take the privacy of our visitors very seriously. The following information is to educate you on the personal date routinely gathered by this and other websites, and the methods we employ to make sure your information stay safe.

Here at WhiteElephantRules.com, we appreciate that the security of your personal data is important. You can bee sure that WhiteElephantRules.com will never sell any personal data it uses to other parties.

How We Use Log Files at WhiteElephantRules.com
Like most other websites offering information and services, WhiteElephantRules.com collects and uses log file information. Log file data includes such things as the web browsing program you use to view WhiteElephantRules.com (such as Mozilla Firefox or Internet Explorer), your ISP (internet service provider, such as America Online), your computer’s IP (internet protocol) address, the time you started viewing WhiteElephantRules.com and the articles or posts you read while here.

How We Use Web Beacons and Cookies at WhiteElephantRules.com
This site makes use of cookies to track useful pieces of information, such as your personal preferences, when you view WhiteElephantRules.com. For instance, WhiteElephantRules.com may only who you a popup dialog one time, then use a cookie to indicate that it doesn’t need to be shown again.

Also, WhiteElephantRules.com displays advertisements as a means to support the site financially. Online advertisers often use cookies, web beacons, and other tools with their ads, which then send the advertisers (such as Google as part of the Google AdSense program) information such the web browser you’re using to view the site, whether Flash is on your system, your ISP, and finally, your computer’s IP address. This is most often used so that they can geotarget their ads (displaying local Montana ads to visitors viewing the site from Montana, for example) or showing particular ads according to the types of websites you have been visiting (displaying microwave ads to people who were recently on appliance sites).

It is your choice to decide if you want to completely or selectively disable any or all cookies. You can do this by changing your browser settings, or by altering the settings in a program with privacy protection such as Norton Internet Security. It’s important to note, however, that disabling cookies can negatively impact your experience with sites that make use of them, including WhiteElephantRules.com. After disabling cookies, for example, you may not be able to use certain services provided by the websites, including logging on to forums or accounts.

Special Note About Google Advertising

Any advertisements served by Google, Inc., and affiliated companies may be controlled using cookies. These cookies allow Google to display ads based on your visits to this site and other sites that use Google advertising services. Learn how to opt out of Google’s cookie usage. Any tracking done by Google through cookies and other mechanisms is subject to Google’s own privacy policies.

About Google advertising: What is the DoubleClick DART cookie?

The DoubleClick DART cookie is used by Google in the ads served on publisher websites displaying AdSense for content ads. When users visit an AdSense publisher’s website and either view or click on an ad, a cookie may be dropped on that end user’s browser. The data gathered from these cookies will be used to help AdSensepublishers better serve and manage the ads on their site(s) and across the web. Users may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy.

Contact Us

If you have any queries or concerns regarding our privacy policy, please let us know through our Contact Page.

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Roberta Jeeves is author of the book White Elephant Gift Exchange: Rules, Themes, and Ideas for Hosting a Perfect Holiday Gift Swap. You can buy or borrow it at Amazon.com.

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