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JoeChemo.org takes your privacy seriously. This page contains a detailed description of JoeChemo.org's privacy policy.

Note: Because JoeChemo.org is a partner site of Social Psychology Network, any use of JoeChemo.org indicates an acceptance of the Social Psychology Network User Policy. If you do not wish to accept this policy, please do not view any web pages in JoeChemo.org.

From time to time, JoeChemo.org may need to change its privacy statement because of changes in its practices. In such cases, JoeChemo.org will use reasonable efforts to publish any changes to its privacy statement.

What information does JoeChemo.org gather?

In order to use certain features of the JoeChemo.org web site, such as the Tobacco IQ Test, Smoke-o-Scope, and E-Card features, visitors are asked to provide their name, age, sex, smoking status, email address, and other information. The choice of how much personal information you disclose is up to you. It is never mandatory for you to answer any question, although it may limit your ability to use certain features of JoeChemo.org.

In addition, JoeChemo.org relies on log analysis, database, and statistical software to collect and analyze information about who has visited the web site and how they have responded to various items and features. This information includes details such as the time of each page view, the country from which pages are being viewed, and the general domain of visitors' IP addresses (e.g., .edu, .com, .org). JoeChemo.org uses this information to improve its service.

Does JoeChemo.org share your personal information with others?

JoeChemo.org has never shared information about individual visitors with a third party, and there are no plans to do so in the future. The information JoeChemo.org collects is strictly confidential and is used for in-house purposes only (e.g., to better the web site and help reduce the number of people who smoke). The sole exception to this rule is that JoeChemo.org reserves the right to disclose your personal information, without your consent, to government or law enforcement officials when prompted to do so by legal authorities.

What is JoeChemo.org's commitment to data security?

JoeChemo.org will use reasonable efforts to establish secure connections with you and to limit access to databases containing personal information to authorized personnel only.

Does JoeChemo.org use cookies?

No. "Cookies" give users a unique, random ID by storing small text files onto a user's computer hard drive. None of JoeChemo.org's features rely on the use of cookies.

Are there online risks when using JoeChemo.org?

Whenever you visit a web site or send email, there is a risk that unauthorized third parties (e.g., computer hackers) may capture information from your visit. Joechemo.org cannot prevent or take responsibility for these actions. You should not share any information that you wish to keep private.

How can I contact JoeChemo.org if I have further questions or concerns?

If you have any further questions or concerns, you may reach JoeChemo.org by visiting the Contact Us page. JoeChemo.org will make an effort to respond promptly and resolve any problem brought to its attention.

 
 

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