Privacy Policy - is committed to protecting your privacy online. Our privacy policy explains how we will do this.

What information do we collect?

We collect email addresses for user registration purposes.
Registration: on some parts of the site we ask you to register, and if you do we ask for your name, email address, geographical address and other personal information.
We may also use cookies. For an explanation, see the section on cookies below.

Use of Cookies

Cookies are small files which many web sites transfer to your hard disk. They can inform the web site what pages you visit, and your preferences, which enable web sites to provide you with a more personalized service. You can set your browser to refuse cookies, or to warn you before accepting them.
We use cookies, but most parts of our site can be accessed even if your cookies are turned off. But you may find there are parts of the site which you cannot access if your cookies are turned off.

How do we use your information?

We use the information to help us understand more about how our web site is used, to improve our site, and to send you information about us and the services we provide which we think may be of interest to you, both electronically or otherwise.
In the case of our online publications available through subscription, your personal information may be used to enable us to verify you are a subscriber and to deliver the appropriate online services to you.

Other web sites - site may contain links to other web sites which are outside our control and are not covered by this Privacy Policy. If you access other sites using the links provided, the operators of these sites may collect information from you which will be used by them in accordance with their privacy policy, which may differ from ours.


Unfortunately, no data transmission over the internet or any other network is as 100% secure. Where possible we take appropriate measures to try to protect your personal data from access by unauthorised people and against unlawful processing, accidental loss, destruction and damage.

Offensive or inappropriate content on the website

If you post or send offensive, inappropriate or objectionable content on to USAshoppingforum site, or otherwise engage in any disruptive behaviour, USAshoppingforum may use your personal information to stop such behaviour. Where we reasonably believes that you are or may be in breach of any of the laws (e.g. because content you have posted may be defamatory), we may use your personal information to inform relevant third parties such as e-mail/Internet provider or law enforcement agencies about the content and your behaviour to maintain the forum.

Changes to this Policy

This policy is effective from 1st December 2010. From time to time we may make changes to this privacy policy statement to reflect any changes to our privacy practices in accordance with changes to legislation, best practice or website enhancements.