​​Your privacy is critically important to us at Healthy and Free. We have a few fundamental principles:

  • We don’t ask you for personal information unless we truly need it. (We can’t stand services that ask you for unnecessary information.)
  • We don’t share your personal information with anyone except to comply with the law or protect our rights.
  • We don’t store personal information on our servers unless required for the on-going operation of one of our services.
  • We aim to make it as simple as possible for you to control what’s visible to the public, seen by search engines, kept private, and permanently deleted.

Healthy and Free, Inc. (“Healthy and Free”) operates healthyandfree.org. It is Healthy and Free's policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our website.

Website Visitors
Like most website operators, Healthy and Free collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Healthy and Free's purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Healthy and Free's visitors use its website. From time to time, Healthy and Free may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.

Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Healthy and Free's website choose to interact with Healthy and Free in ways that require Healthy and Free to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Healthy and Free gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. Those who engage in transactions with Healthy and Free are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Healthy and Free collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Healthy and Free. Healthy and Free does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.

What Information is Collected from Children?
Healthy and Free is concerned about children’s privacy.  This Website is not targeted to or intended for use by children under the age of 13.  We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of 13 without verifiable parental consent and unless expressly identified on specific pages of our website.  If you are under the age of 13, please do not provide personally identifiable information of any kind whatsoever.

Aggregated Statistics
Healthy and Free may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its website. For instance, Healthy and Free may monitor the most popular posts on healthyandfree.org and may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Healthy and Free does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.

Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
Healthy and Free discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Healthy and Free's behalf or to provide services available at Healthy and Free's website, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Healthy and Free will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, Healthy and Free discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Healthy and Free believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Healthy and Free, third parties or the public at large. Healthy and Free takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.

A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer, and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. Healthy and Free uses cookies to help Healthy and Free identify and track visitors, their usage of Healthy and Free website, and their website access preferences. Healthy and Free visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using Healthy and Free's website, with the drawback that certain features of Healthy and Free's website may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

Business Transfers
If Healthy and Free, or substantially all of its assets were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Healthy and Free goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of Healthy and Free may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.

Ads appearing on any of our website may be delivered to users by advertising partners, who may set cookies. These cookies allow the ad server to recognize your computer each time they send you an online advertisement to compile information about you or others who use your computer. This information allows ad networks to, among other things, deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you. This Privacy Policy covers the use of cookies by Healthy and Free and does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers.

Privacy Policy Changes
Although most changes are likely to be minor, Healthy and Free may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in Healthy and Free's sole discretion. Healthy and Free encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.