Privacy Policy

Mrsmcfrugal.com collects personally identifying information only during (i) contest or sweepstakes Registration, (ii) subscription Registration for sites that require subscription, (iii) opt-in email lists where content is specifically presented, and (iv) online shopping. In addition, Registration is required and information is collected in certain portions of sites in which guests provide content submissions and suggestions or participate in interactive online activities (i.e., community postings, voting, chat, games, or bulletin boards). Mrsmcfrugal.com may use such information to fulfill prizes, track compliance with our House Rules, or for editorial and feedback purposes (to the extent that is explained when guests provide the information). In the event that Mrsmcfrugal.com plans to post any such information on a site, guests are provided prior notification of such posting and given the option of preventing such posting.

Policies for Inpiduals Under 13

Mrsmcfrugal.comen courages parents and guardians to spend time online with their children and to participate in the interactive activities offered on the sites.

No information should be submitted to or posted at Mrsmcfrugal.com Web sites by guests under 13 years of age without the consent of their parent or guardian.

Unless otherwise disclosed during collection, Mrsmcfrugal.com does not provide any personally identifying information, regardless of its source, to any third party for any purpose whatsoever.

No information collected from guests under 13 years of age is used for any marketing or promotional purposes whatsoever, either inside or outside Mrsmcfrugal.com.

Guests’ e-mail addresses are never posted on Mrsmcfrugal.com Web sites, except where a guest uses our message boards. The Guest has an option to have his or her email address appear.

Policies for Inpiduals 13 Years of Age or Older

With the permission of a guest who is 13 years of age or over, information submitted at the time of Registration or submission may be used for marketing and promotional purposes by Mrsmcfrugal.com and may be shared with our affiliates or companies that have been prescreened by Mrsmcfrugal.com. If a guest objects to such use for any reason, he/she may stop that use by e-mail request. Once you have registered with Mrsmcfrugal.com, every effort will be made to maintain your information in a secure environment by Mrsmcfrugal.com and our affiliates.

If you wish to modify your Registration information or stop receiving e-mail updates from Mrsmcfrugal.com, just send an email request to Support Desk.

About IP Addresses

Mrsmcfrugal.com collects IP addresses for the purposes of system administration and to report aggregate information to our advertisers.

An IP address is a number that’s automatically assigned to your computer whenever you’re surfing the Web. Web servers — the big computers that “serve” up Web pages — automatically identify your computer by its IP address.

When guests request pages from Mrsmcfrugal.com sites, our servers log the guests’ IP addresses. We do not link IP addresses to anything personally identifiable. This means that a user’s session will be logged, but the user remains anonymous to us.

Use of Cookies

What are cookies? Cookies are pieces of information that a Web site transfers to an inpidual’s hard drive for record-keeping purposes. Cookies make Web-surfing easier for you by saving your passwords, purchases, and preferences while you’re at our site. The use of cookies is an Industry standard — you’ll find them at most major Web sites.

By showing how and when guests use the site, cookies help us see which areas are popular and which are not. Many improvements and updates to the site are based on such data as total number of visitors and pages viewed. This information is most easily tracked with cookies. If you accept the first tracking cookie from any Mrsmcfrugal.com web site, you won’t be offered as many afterwards.

Examples of How Mrsmcfrugal.comSites Use Cookies

A cookie lets the computers remember that you’ve registered, which allows us to speed up your future activities at our sites. Similarly, uses a temporary cookie to track which products you’ve chosen while shopping. The cookie expires once you’re done shopping. Letting it do the record keeping saves you the trouble of entering information over and over again during a single visit. If you decline this cookie, you may have difficulty ordering your selections.

How Mrsmcfrugal.comSites Do Not Use Cookies

Mrsmcfrugal.com sites never use cookies to retrieve information from your computer that was not originally sent in a cookie. Except as described below, Mrsmcfrugal.com sites do not use information transferred through cookies for any promotional or marketing purposes, nor is that information shared with any third parties whatsoever.

Mrsmcfrugal.com sites do not use cookies to identify specific inpiduals, except in such cases as online shopping (see above) and contest registration (where a cookie allows you to enter a contest every day without registering again each time).

You may occasionally get cookies from our advertisers. Mrsmcfrugal.com does not control these cookies, and these cookies are not subject to the Mrsmcfrugal.com cookie policy. The use of advertising cookies sent by third-party servers is standard in the Internet industry.