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Friday, March 13, 2009

Privacy and Disclosure Notice

This privacy policy outlines the types of personal information received and collected by Saving and Giving ( and how it is used.

This blog is a personal blog written by Jennifer. Jennifer is not a licensed legal or financial expert. Nothing in the content of this site should be taken as certified legal or financial advice.

This blog accepts forms of cash advertising, sponsorship, paid insertions, or other forms of compensation. This blog abides by word-of-mouth marketing standards. We believe in honesty of relationship, opinion, and identity. The compensation received may influence the advertising content or topics in this blog.

The owner of this blog is sometimes compensated to provide opinion on products, services, websites, or various other topics. Even though the owner of this blog receives compensation for some posts or advertisements, we always give our honest opinions, findings, beliefs, or experiences on those topics/products.

The views and opinions expressed on this blog are purely the author's own. Any product claim, statistic, quote, or other representation about a product or service should be verified with the manufacturer, provider, or party in question.

Like many other websites, Saving and Giving ( makes use of log files. The information inside the log files includes IP addresses, type of browser, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and number of clicks to analyze trends, administer the site, track user’s movement around the site, and gather demographic information. IP addresses, and other such information are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable.

Saving and Giving ( does use cookies to store information about visitors' preferences, record user-specific information on which pages the user accesses or visits, customize web page content based on visitors' browser type, or other information that the visitor sends via their browser.

Some of our advertising partners may use cookies and web beacons on our site. Our advertising partners include Commission Junction, Amazon, Logical Media, Linkshare, Escalate Media, Amped Media, MySavings, and others due to change without notice.

These third-party ad servers or ad networks use technology to the advertisements and links that appear on Saving and Giving ( send directly to your browsers. They automatically receive your IP address when this occurs. Other technologies (such as cookies, JavaScript, or Web Beacons ) may also be used by the third-party ad networks to measure the effectiveness of their advertisements and/or to personalize the advertising content that you see. Saving and Giving ( has no access to or control over these cookies that are used by third-party advertisers.

You should consult the respective privacy policies of these third-party ad servers for more detailed information on their practices as well as for instructions about how to opt-out of certain practices.

Saving and Giving's privacy policy does not apply to, and we cannot control the activities of, such other advertisers or web sites. If you wish to disable cookies, you may do so through your individual browser options. More detailed information about cookie management with specific web browsers can be found at the browsers’ respective websites.