Effective April 15, 2020
Browsing, reading and downloading
TU-DO.COM takes our responsibility to protect the privacy and data of TU-DO.COM subscribers seriously. TU-DO.COM does not store any personal data about you other than your email address. We use your email address only to send you the newsletter(s) to which you have subscribed. Your email address is protected and it will not be used for any other purposes.
For some newsletters, TU-DO.COM uses the services of an outside vendor, Mailchimp (https://mailchimp.com). The only information TU-DO.COM provides to Mailchimp is your email address.
When you browse, read or download from TU-DO.COM’s Web site, TU-DO.COM does not collect or store your email address or your name or other address unless you voluntarily provide it to TU-DO.COM. Examples of when you would provide such information to TU-DO.COM include registering for and using TU-DO.COM’s Message Boards, using TU-DO.COM's podcasting service or submission of an article to TU-DO.COM.
When you browse, read pages or download information on www.TU-DO.COM.org, TU-DO.COM automatically gathers and stores the following information about your visit through log files and “cookies” (a string of characters that are written to a file on the user’s hard drive when the user visits a Web site):
the IP (internet protocol) address of the machine which accessed TU-DO.COM’s Web site
the type of browser and operating system used to access TU-DO.COM’s site
the date and time you access our site
if you linked to www.TU-DO.COM.org through another Web site, the address of that Web site
whether you are a return visitor or a new visitor to TU-DO.COM’s site
files downloaded or viewed
When you participate in TU-DO.COM’s Message Boards, TU-DO.COM collects and stores the information listed above. In addition, any information that you disclose on the TU-DO.COM Message Boards becomes public, including the e-mail address you provide. Please refer to TU-DO.COM’s Message Board Rules.
Submissions to TU-DO.COM
If you post a comment, send an email, story idea, picture, essay and/or other submission to TU-DO.COM through TU-DO.COM’s website, TU-DO.COM collects and stores the information listed above. In addition, TU-DO.COM may print that submission, or an excerpt from it, on the TU-DO.COM website, read it on the air, or otherwise publishes it, together with the name and location, if any (city, state, and/or country) you may have provided with the submission.
Use of Information
Use of collected information is limited to the following: responding to user e-mails, listing location of user when publishing user e-mails or other submissions, editorial purposes such as contacting users for an online survey, and other purposes specified at the time the information is gathered.
Personally identifiable information collected by TU-DO.COM is not provided to outside parties. Other, non personally identifiable information may be provided to TU-DO.COM service vendors (such as TU-DO.COM's audience research service). TU-DO.COM also may disclose personal information if required by law, if it believes that such action is necessary to protect against misuse or unauthorized use of the TU-DO.COM website, or if necessary to protect the personal safety or property of TU-DO.COM website users, the public, or TU-DO.COM and its employees. Generally this would be US & CANADA law.
You must be at least 13 years of age to send comments to or post any materials on TU-DO.COM’s website. If you are under 13 years of age, do not send any information about yourself, including your name, address or e-mail address. If we discover that we have collected any personally-identifying information from a child under the age of 13, we will remove that information from our database as soon as possible.
Visitors between the ages of 13 and 18 must obtain permission from their parents or guardians before sending any personally-identifying information.
Links to other Sites
The TU-DO.COM Web site may contain links to other sites. TU-DO.COM is not responsible for the privacy practices or the disclosure of any information or materials gathered on these other sites.
TU-DO.COM is widely distributed on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, the iTunes Store, Google Play and other sites. TU-DO.COM is not responsible for the privacy practices or the disclosure of any information or materials gathered on those sites.