We take your privacy seriously. Please
read this page to learn about our policy.
Information Collection and Use
site may be logged for statistical purposes, but at no time are visits examined
on an individual basis.
The only personal information
that we hold is emails sent to us, which are held indefinitely, offline.
contents of emails sent to askanon are considered to be intended for publication
on this site (and no other), and may be so published. No guarantees are offered
as to time, date duration or style of publication, except that we freely undertake
never to use 'real names'; names supplied by readers are assumed to be real, and
will be altered prior to publication.
Emails are forwarded anonymously to
our advice team, on the basis that they do not retain copies of the text - they
do not have access to headers or sender information
Askanon does not rent,
sell, or share personal information about contributors with other people or companies
except under the following circumstances:
- We respond to subpoenas,
court orders, and other legal processes;
- To establish or exercise our
legal rights or defend against legal claims;
- We believe it is necessary
to share information in order to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding
illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to
the physical safety of any person, or as otherwise required by law.
will not transfer archived information in the event of the website being sold
or otherwise changing ownership. However, if - and only if - such archives became
relevant under sections 1-3 above, then items may be made available to the new
Askanon displays targeted advertisements
based on the content of the pages you visit. Advertisers may include financial
service providers (such as banks, insurance agents, stock brokers and mortgage
lenders) and non-financial companies (such as stores, airlines, and software companies).
Askanon uses a third party to supply advertisements, and does not
work directly with with vendors, partners, advertisers, or other service providers
in different industries and categories of business.
While we will never use the information we have in any personal
way, we do reserve the right to hold the information on file. At no time will
we - or anybody else - send emails to the addresses we may hold, other than automatic
emails triggered by your actions (eg submitting an entry), and an editor response
to any such action.
On a day to day basis, we have have no direct access
to the information held by us, which is stored automatically by software, somewhere
in our database. we believe the storage to be secure and well protected, and we
affirm that we believe it to comply with relevant UK laws, and US laws.
Askanon may update this policy from time to time.
We will notify readers about significant changes in the way we treat personal
information by placing a prominent notice on the site for a period of not less
than 28 days.
In the event of an ownership change, subsequent activity may
Please use the
email address below for initial contact. Mail and telephone contact can be arranged
if appropriate or necessary.