Last updated: February 17, 2018. Latest changes were made in our data collection policy, which effects the “Account Registration” section, as we’re no longer using Disqus and accepting account registrations.
J.R.C. Dyer (“us”, “we”, or “our”) operates the https://jrcdyer.com website (the “Service”).
This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use and disclosure of Personal Information when you use our Service.
- What personally identifiable information is collected from you through the web site, how it is used and with whom it may be shared.
- What choices are available to you regarding the use of your data.
- The security procedures in place to protect the misuse of your information.
- How you can correct any inaccuracies in the information.
Account creation can be made by visiting https://jrcdyer.com/profile/register/ or by using the main navigation, available on every page of this website. Please read the “Collected Information and Use” below to see what information is collected during registration.
Accounts are free on this website. If you receive solicitation to pay for an account membership with J.R.C. Dyer, please report it immediately and never give your payment information away.
You must be at least 13 years of age to use this website. Our Service does not address anyone under the age of 13 ( “Child”, “Children”).
We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under 13. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your Child has provided us with Personal Information, please contact us. If we discover that a Child under 13 has provided us with Personal Information, we will delete such information from our servers immediately.
While using our Service, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you. Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to, your name and email address (“Personal Information”).
In order to register an account, we must collect:
- Your email address, to allow you to reset a lost password, and to verify that you are not a robot.
- A Username (Different from your real name, if you like), which can be used to identify yourself on this website, as well as to login.
- A Password, so that only you can log in to this website using your account.
You are responsible for keeping your passwords safe. If you lose your password, it can be changed by visiting https://jrcdyer.com/profile/forgot-password/.
You can also elect to store other information, such as your website address, a short bio/description of who you are, as well as your first and last name. None of these options are mandatory and are not needed to hold an account on this website. In this section, you also have full control of how your name is displayed in the comments section. You do not need an account to comment.
J.R.C. Dyer does not collect payment information in any form on this website.
This website uses analytical software to help understand how this website is used and know what content is preferred. The information collected for this purpose cannot be used by J.R.C. Dyer to identify you.
Jrcdyer.com makes use of advertisements to help pay the bills. In order to serve you advertisements you might find interesting, Google Ads makes use of your recent search history, and if you’re logged into Google Services, it may make use of that information as well. This website does not have access to this information. However, you can control how ads are served to you by either visiting your Google account’s privacy settings, or simply clearing your recent history from your web browser.
A cookie is a piece of data from a website, which is stored on your hard drive to help improve your access to that website. For example, cookies can be used to identify repeat visitors, such as members, to a website and are used to keep you logged in between visits. Cookies can also enable a website to track and target the interests of our users to enhance the experience on our site.
This website contains links to other websites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of external websites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.
To help inform you of what kind of link is embedded within text, we have colour-coded our text links:
- Affiliate links are marked with a pink line underneath.
- All other links to external websites will be underlined with a red line.
- Internal links will have a green, cobalty kind of colour thing line stuff.
The security of your Personal Information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
JRCDyer.com uses SSL (Secure Socket Layer) encryption to encrypt your connection to this website. An SSL certificate provides a secure connection between your computer and the jrcdyer.com server, ensuring that no one outside of the connection (bad guys trying to collect your information) are able to steal your information. Third party services used by jrcdyer.com are also connected using secure connections.
J.R.C. Dyer supports everyone’s right to freedom of speech. All that I ask is you:
- Stay on topic.
- Don’t go out of your way to offend people.
- Don’t interfere with other people’s rights to freedom of speech.
Here’s a few examples of what I won’t allow:
- If you’re posting sales pitches or pornography, I’ll delete you.
- If you’re being a Douchie McDouchebag, I’ll delete you.
- If I think your comment is spammy, I’ll delete you.