Yu-Gi-Oh Card Guide Privacy Statement

YuGiOhCardGuide.com:
This is a web site owned and operated by Chakra Sites, Inc.
Chakra Sites, Inc. can be reached by e-mail via our web form here.

Collection of Information:
For each visitor to this web site, our web server does not recognize a user's domain or e-mail address. We collect aggregate information on what pages visitors access, referring URL, operating systems, browser type, and other such, non-personally identifiable information.

In order to use our online forum we require that a visitor register with their email address. We may also collect other information volunteered by the visitor including ICQ number, AIM address, MSN Messenger ID, Yahoo Messenger ID, location and occupation. Each registered visitor may choose whether or not to make this information publicly available.

If you supply personally identifiable information while registering for our forum, we do not gather that data for any use other than to identify you when you access that service. We do not share this information with any other person or business. However, we do not have any control over address harvesters that may visit our web site for the purpose of harvesting addresses for use by other parties.

Third Party Advertising
When you use our website, we share information that we collect from you, such as your email (in hashed form), IP address or information about your browser or operating system, with our partner/service provider, LiveRamp Inc. LiveRamp returns an online identification code that we may store in our first-party cookie for our use in online and cross-channel advertising and it may be shared with advertising companies to enable interest-based and targeted advertising.

To opt out of this use, please click here (https://liveramp.com/opt_out/).

Off-Site Links:
This web site may contain links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each and every web site that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by this Web site.

Notification of Changes:
If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on our privacy policy statement page so our users are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we disclose it. If at any point we decide to use personally identifiable information in a manner different from that stated at the time it was collected, we will notify users by way of an email. Users will have a choice as to whether or not we use their information in this different manner. We will use information in accordance with the privacy policy under which the information was collected.

Our cookie policy
In compliance with the European Union legislation, we inform you that our website will store some information about your preferences on your own computer inside a tiny file called a 'cookie'.

A cookie is a small piece of data that a website asks your browser to store on your computer or mobile device. The cookie allows the website to "remember" your actions or preferences over time.

You can delete all cookies that are already on your computer and you can set most browsers to prevent them from being placed. If you do this, however, you may have to manually adjust some preferences every time you visit a site and some services and functionalities may not work.

Most browsers support cookies, but users can set their browsers to decline them and can delete them whenever they like. A third-party website called aboutcookies.org has been setup to help you with instructions how you can do that on various browsers.

We use cookies to:

  1. Identify you as a returning user and to count your visits in our traffic statistics analysis;
  2. Remember your custom display preferences;
  3. Suggest any recent searches you've made on our site
  4. Other usability features including tracking whether you've already given your consent to cookies

Enabling cookies from our website is not strictly necessary for the website to work but it will provide you with a better browsing experience.

The cookie-related information is not used to identify you personally and the pattern data is fully under our control. These cookies are not used for any purpose other than those described here.

There may also be other types of cookies created after you've visited our website. We use Google Analytics, a popular web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. Google Analytics uses cookies to help us to analyse how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of our website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of our website, compiling reports on website activity and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. Google undertakes not to associate your IP address with any other data held by Google.