This policy covers how treats personal information that we collect and receive, including information related to your past use of our products and services. Personal information is information about you that is personally identifiable such as your name, address, email address, or phone number, and that is not otherwise publicly available.

Information Collection and Use collects personal information when you register with, when you use the site and services offered on the site, when you visit pages on the site or the pages of certain partners. uses such information for the following general purposes: to customize the advertising and content you see, fulfill your requests for products and services, improve our services, contact you, conduct research, and provide anonymous reporting for internal and external clients. When you register we may ask for information such as your name, email address, birth date, gender, postal code, area of interest, and company demographics of the company you work for. When you register with and sign in to our services, you are not anonymous to us. collects information about your transactions with us and with some of our business partners, including information about your use of the products and services that we offer. automatically receives and records information on our server logs from your browser, including your IP address, cookie information, and the pages you request.

Information Sharing & Disclosure does not rent, sell, or share personal information about you with other people or nonaffiliated companies except to provide products or services you request, when we have your permission, or under the following circumstances:

We provide the information to trusted partners who work on behalf of under confidentiality agreements to provide services in support of the site. However, these companies do not have any independent right to use or share this information. We may sometimes share aggregate non-personal information with third parties about how our users utilize the site and services. This aggregate information is typically in the form of statistics, such as numbers of users who live in a particular locale or fall within a particular age group. Such aggregate information is gathered from individual users’ information but is not traceable to any specific identifiable user. may share personal information with third parties to the extent required to respond to subpoenas, court orders, or legal process, or to establish or exercise our legal rights or defend against legal claims. may also share personal 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, violations of the Terms of Service, or as otherwise required or permitted by law.

If is acquired by or merged with or into another company, personal information may be transferred and become subject to a different privacy policy.

Use of Personal Information for Marketing

In instances where and a marketing partner are cooperating to deliver value (e.g. more information about a certain Opportunity Fund) to our users, we may share your personal information with such partners. By signing up to receive items through these programs, you are expressly consenting to sharing your personal information (“co-registration”) with such partners and you will become subject to their privacy policies, which may vary from those of may from time to time send emails from selected partners to email addresses collected on this site. By providing your email address to sign up for a newsletter or other service offered on our site, you consent to sending you emails on behalf of third parties who compensate us to do so. Emails sent to you by will include an option to unsubscribe from future emails.

Personal information collected on may be used for marketing or business purposes. Users agree may retain personal information indefinitely, and may sell or otherwise transmit that information to other entities.

Newsletters and Alerts

If you subscribe to our newsletter(s) and/or alert system, we will use your name and email address to send the newsletter or alert to you.  If you no longer wish to receive our newsletter and other communications, you may opt-out of receiving them by following the instructions included in each communication or by contacting us via email to

Use of Personal Information Posted on Forums and Comments

If you use a forum or post a comment on this Web site, you should be aware that any personally identifiable information you submit there can be read, collected, or used by other users of these forums, and could be used to send you unsolicited messages. We are not responsible for the personally identifiable information you choose to submit in these forums.

Cookies, like many websites, uses cookies. A cookie is a file containing a string of code text that we transfer to your computer’s hard drive, to be kept there for later use. With cookies in place, whenever you use your Web browser to connect to, our systems are able to recognize you. This enables to present you with custom web pages and options. You can set up your browser to reject cookies or tell you when a cookie has been sent.

In addition to our cookies, may allow third parties that show advertisements on our site or participate in co-registration to set and access their own cookies on your computer. The cookies inserted by those third parties are not covered by Privacy Policy, but rather by the policies of those third parties. However, these third parties do not have access to cookies.

Third-Party Ad Serving

We send to your Web browser many of the advertisements you see when you use our network of websites. And we may also allow other companies, called third-party ad servers or ad networks, to serve advertisements within our Web pages. Because your Web browser must request these advertising banners from the ad network Web site, these companies can send their own cookies to your cookie file, just as if you had requested a Web page from the site. We also use third-party ad servers to serve ads on our behalf across the Internet. They may collect anonymous information about your visits to, and your interaction with our products and services. They may also use information about your visits to this and other Web sites to target advertisements for goods and services. This anonymous information is collected through the use of a Web beacon or pixel tag, which is industry standard technology, used by most major websites.

Opting Out of Third-Party Ad Servers

If you want to prevent a third-party ad server from sending and reading cookies on your computer, you must visit each ad network’s website individually and opt out.

Deleting Account

You can delete your account by contacting us via email at Although your account will be deactivated immediately, information provided to us while you were a registered user may remain in back-up storage on our servers indefinitely.

Confidentiality and Security

Although takes your privacy seriously and will take reasonable and customary measures to protect it, we cannot guarantee that there will be no unauthorized use of your personal information.

If you register for the site and services and create a User Account, you will be provided a username and password for such User Account. You acknowledge that you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of the password as well as any and all activity that occur under your User Account and password. You agree that at the end of each session using the Site and Services, you will exit your User Account. In the event of any unauthorized use of your password and/or User Account, you agree that you will immediately notify by sending an email to

Changes to This Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy may be changed from time to time and at any time. We will notify you about significant changes by sending a notice to the primary email address specified in your account or by placing a prominent notice on our site.  If we ever change our Privacy Policy in a manner unacceptable to you, use the “Deleting Account” section above to delete your account and thereby prevent any further use of your personal information.