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Skip Navigation LinksHome > Legal > Privacy Policy PRIVACY POLICY ("ReadHowYouWant" or "we" or "us") is committed to respecting the privacy of visitors to its web sites. The guidelines below explain some of the steps we have taken to protect the privacy of visitors to and its features.

Privacy and Personal Information protects the identity of visitors to ("The Website") by limiting the collection of personal information. For some activities, such as making a purchase on the site, we may request a voluntary submission of information such as name, e-mail address, city, state, and age. does not knowingly collect or solicit personally identifying information from or about children under 13, except as permitted by law. If we discover we have received any information from a child under 13 in violation of this policy, we will delete that information immediately. If you believe has any information from or about anyone under 13, please e-mail us at will not download spyware onto your computer to collect personally identifying information or information about how you use your computer. All personally identifying information collected through is used by and its staff to process and manage subscriptions, track site usage patterns and statistics, or to deliver services through The Website. Such information may also be used by the company for market research or for prize or information-request fulfillment unless otherwise indicated. Such information will not be posted or published by us, and it will not be provided to third-party providers without your consent except to provide services to you on behalf of (such as a printer being told your name and address so allow the printer to deliver a book to you) or as anonymous aggregated data, described below. If you choose to provide personally identifying information to us, you may receive the following types of e-mails from us:

  • E-mails related to subscription-maintenance activities.
  • Periodic e-mail newsletters highlighting new features, content, and usage tips for
  • Periodic special offers for additional's products and services.
  • Periodic special offers from approved partners if you "opt-in" or give us your permission to send them.

When you provide personally identifying information to us, you can let us know that you do not wish to receive special or partner offers. Each offer will also have information available to allow you to "opt out" if you wish to receive no further offers. Anonymous aggregated data may be provided to other companies we do business with for statistical or market research purposes. For example, we may report to advertisers that a certain percentage of our site's users are adults between the ages of 25 and 35. may use the services of third parties such as an advertising agency for the serving and/or targeting of ads, promotions and other marketing messages. To do this, the third party may collect anonymous data through the use of cookies or by other means. may also disclose personally identifying information in special legal circumstances. For instance, such information may be used where it is necessary to protect our copyright or intellectual property rights, or if the law requires us to do so. may disclose personal information to bona fide researchers from a charity or established educational institution for purposes of research. The researchers will be required to sign an agreement with us to keep this information confidential, and they will not be given names or contact details. If they wish to contact you, they will do so through the web site messaging system which does not require the researcher to know the name of the person being contacted to send a message.


Any personally identifying information collected through The Website is stored on secured servers. We will maintain safeguards to protect these servers and the personal information they store.


We may occasionally conduct on-line surveys. All surveys are voluntary and you may decline to participate.


We use cookie technology and software logs to monitor the use of and to gather information about visitors to The Website. None of the information we gather in this way can be used to identify any individual who visits The Website. These monitoring systems allow us to track general information about our visitors, such as the type of browsers (for example, Netscape or Internet Explorer), the operating systems (for instance, Windows or Macintosh), or the Internet providers (for instance, AOL) they use. This information is used for statistical and market research purposes to tailor content to usage patterns and to provide services requested by our customers.


All the information on The Website is copyright and it cannot be redistributed or used for commercial purposes.

Contacting Us

If you have questions about or its products, visit our Contact Us. Tab to find e-mail addresses and other contact information for the appropriate department.

Acceptance of Privacy Policy Terms and Conditions

By using The Website, you signify your agreement to the terms and conditions of this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to these terms, please do not use The Website. We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to change, modify, add, or remove portions of this policy at any time. Please check this page periodically for any modifications. Your continued use of The Website following the posting of any changes to these terms shall mean that you have accepted those changes. If you are reading this document or any other legal document on The Website in a language other than English, then this document is a translation. Whilst we have tried to make the translation as accurate as possible, if there are any discrepancies between the version you are reading and the English language version, the English version shall take precedence. If there is a dispute involving a document on The Website, then the English version shall determine your rights and obligations. If you have any questions or concerns, please send an e-mail to