Privacy Page

This page describes the privacy policy and what it does with your personally identifiable information

Effective 5/19/2016

Our Commitment To Privacy

Your privacy is important to us. To better protect your privacy we provide this notice explaining our online information practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used. To make this notice easy to find, we make it available on our homepage and at every point where personally identifiable information may be requested.

The Information We Collect:

This notice applies to all information collected or submitted on the BASH.zon website. At the moment, visitors can register with an email address and userid to view and participate in the forums and chat areas. The types of personal information collected at these pages are:
  • Userid (localized only to this site)
  • User Name (localized only to this site)
  • Email
  • Facebook Identification (if Facebook is used as an option at registration, and the Facebook Connect client is implemented)
At registration, there may be an option to submit information about other people, for instance, a person that referred a visitor to this site. In this case, that person's "userid" local to this site may be stored with your user information in our database.

The Way We Use Information:

We use the information you provide about yourself to authenticate you and enable you to use the site. We do not share this information with outside parties unless required to by law or court summons.

We may use the information you provide about someone else ("userid") only to substantiate referrels to this site. We do not share this information with outside parties unless required to by law or court summons.

We use return email addresses to answer the email we receive. We also use emails registered in your profiles to communicate discussions that have been updated since the time you last visited, or to make site announcements. These email notifications can be changed in your member profile. Such addresses are not used for any other purpose and are not shared with outside parties.

At the moment, has no plans to use any type of online advertising/marketing, nor any other outside service that would introduce additional cookies or objects to a person's operating system. This means that no aggregate information will be provided to any advertisers. The only information that may be shared with outside parties is registration counts, but nothing would be provided that could be used to identify individuals.

Finally, we never use or share the personally identifiable information provided to us online in ways unrelated to the ones described above without also providing you an opportunity to opt-out or otherwise prohibit such unrelated uses.

Our Commitment To Data Security

To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

Our Commitment To Children's Privacy:

Protecting the privacy of the very young is especially important. For that reason, we never collect or maintain information at our website from those we actually know are under 18, and no part of our website is structured to attract anyone under 18.

How You Can Access Or Correct Your Information

You can access all your personally identifiable information that we collect online and maintain by visiting your member's profile, and correct any factual errors as you see fit. Only a "User Name", and "Email Address" are required personally identifiable information fields.

You may also choose to correct factual errors in your personally identifiable information by sending us a request that credibly shows error. To protect your privacy and security, we may also take reasonable steps to verify your identity before making corrections.

How To Contact Us

Should you have other questions or concerns about these privacy policies, visit this contact us page located at: The link to this page is available at the bottom of every page in the community forums, as well as links to this privacy policy, and the terms and rules of this site.