Privacy at WhiskeyNotes

This page describes the privacy policy of whiskeynotes.com ("the site"). It describes how the site collects and uses information entered or automatically provided by it's users during the course of their usage. This Policy does not apply to other entities that we do not own or control or persons that are not our employees, agents or within our control. This policy may be updated at any time, and we are under no obligation to notify you of any changes.

We value our user's privacy and make every effort to keep any provided data to ourselves. We will not sell or share data you provide to anyone beyond the normal course of site operations (e.g. 3rd party products).

1. Data Collected

This site collects certain data elements from users during the course of their visit ("Data"). The following Data is collected:
  1. User Profile data such as user name, email address, password, social network usernames
  2. User Tasting data such as
  3. User connection data such as ip address, pages visited, visit referrals and time of visits
Any personal information provided by users may be displayed on the site. We make no effort to check data provided to cleanse or mask personal information. It is the responsibility of each user to ensure that the data they provide does not violate their privacy. We do not expect users to enter any personally identifiable information into the site, and are no responsible for any disclosures or publication of personally identifiable information that may occur during the normal course of site usage.

2. Data Disclosure

This site does not share any of the information collected with any 3rd parties, beyond what is required to use 3rd party monitoring and analytics tools (specifically user connection data mentioned above). We will never sell or rent your data, on a per-record or aggregate basis.

3. Data Removal

This site does not store collected data past it's visibility on the site. There is no waiting period for electing to erase any of the data collected when using the web interface. If you erase your data, it is removed immediately.

4. Cookies

Like many websites, we use cookies to track users across their page views and across site visits. Cookies set by the site contain no personally identifiable information and are used solely by this site to identify visitors across page views and visits. Cookies set by the site are not shared or visible to other sites.

5. Children

This site is intended for adult use only. No one under the age of 13 is allowed to join the site and we require all users to certify that they are of legal drinking age before registering for this site. We recognize that legal drinking age may vary depending on the laws of the users local government.

6. Guarantee

While this Privacy Policy states our standards for maintenance of Data and we will make efforts to meet them, we are not in a position to guarantee these standards. There may be factors beyond our control that may result in disclosure of data. As a consequence, we disclaim any warranties or representations relating to maintenance or nondisclosure of Data.

7. Questions

If you have any questions about our privacy policy, please contact us.