At MastiffGuide.com we are dedicated to protecting your data and privacy.
We recognize that your privacy is important. This document outlines the types of personal information we receive and collect when you use MastiffGuide.com, as well as some of the steps we take to safeguard information. This will help you make an informed decision about sharing personal information with us.
MastiffGuide.com strives to maintain the highest standards of decency,
fairness and integrity in all our operations. Likewise, we are dedicated to
protecting our customers' and online visitors' privacy on our website.
A cookie is a string of
information that MastiffGuide.com stores on your computer, which your
browser provides to MastiffGuide.com each time you return to the site.
website, and their website access preferences.
MastiffGuide.com uses Google Analytics to analyze the use of
this website. Google Analytics collects demographic and interest data, and generates
statistical and other information about website use, by means of cookies. These
cookies are kept on your computer. We share this information with Google, which
MastiffGuide.com uses information from Google Analytics to track the number of visits to the website, browsers and operating systems. No personally identifiable information is obtained from these cookies. We use the information that Google Analytics generates relating to our website to create reports about the use of the site. These reports allow us to update the site and improve your usage of it.
If you do not wish your data to be collected via
Google Analytics, you can install its opt-out browser extension or add-on...
We use third-party
and web beacons in their ads to ascertain how many times you've seen an
advertisement. We share this information with these companies, but do not
provide them with any personally identifiable information for cookie or web
beacon use, so they cannot personally identify you with that information from
You may opt out of personalized ads for over 125
different ad networks.
Click here to do that.
Some third-party advertisements are served by
Google. Google's cookie enables it to serve ads to our visitors based on their
visits to other sites on the Web. You may opt out of personalized ads by
visiting the Google ad opt-out page.
This link from Google provides more information
about how Google manages data in its ad products.
We receive an affiliate commission for some of the products sold on MastiffGuide.com.
The affiliate services platforms we use are Amazon.
You can set your browser to accept or refuse all cookies automatically, or notify you when a cookie is being requested. Taking this action should not cause a problem with the continued use of our site. Consult the Help section of your browser for guidance on how to refuse all cookies or to notify you when a cookie is requested.
If you choose to refuse MastiffGuide.com's
cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of
MastiffGuide.com has not sold any personal information from visitors
to the site in the past 12 months. Or ever.
MastiffGuide.com may collect and use your personal information for the following purposes:
MastiffGuide.com may collect personally identifiable information from you in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to, when you visit our site, register on the site, or fill out a form, and in connection with other activities, services, features or resources we make available on our site.
If you complete a form, we will require your name and your email address, and will ask for information relevant to the purpose of the form.
If you submit content to us, we will ask for your name and email address. Photos you include with your submission, or details in your submission, may personally identify you.
If you request to be notified about comments on any content you submit to us, or request to be notified when others submit content, we will require your first name and your email address.
You can always refuse to supply personally identifiable information and visit our site anonymously. However, it may prevent you from engaging in certain site-related activities.
If we make material changes in the collection of personally identifiable information, we will inform you by placing a notice on our site. We will use personal information received from you for internal purposes only and will not sell it or provide it to third parties.
We also collect each visitor's IP address, which helps us combat spam and fraud. We do not use IP addresses for any other purpose.
MastiffGuide.com contains links to other websites that may be of
interest to you. However, once you have used them to leave our site, we do not
have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible
for the protection and privacy of any information you provide while visiting
such sites. These sites are not governed by this privacy statement. Always
exercise caution by reviewing the privacy statement of the website in question
before continuing to use it.
We may collect non-personally
identifiable information about you whenever you interact with our site.
Non-personally identifiable information may include the browser name, the type
of computer and technical information about your method of connecting to our
site, such as the operating system and the Internet service provider you used,
and other similar information.
This website is directed to
adults. It is not directed to children under the age of 16. We operate our site
in compliance with current regulations. Anyone under the age of 16 must have a
parent or guardian provide consent to use this site. We do not knowingly
collect or use personally identifiable information from anyone under 16 years
If we sell MastiffGuide.com,
the information we have obtained from you through your voluntary participation
in our site may transfer to the new owner as a part of the sale so that the
service provided to you may continue. In that event, you will receive notice
through our website of that change in control and practices, and we will make
reasonable efforts to ensure that the purchaser honors any opt-out requests you
information and non-personally identifiable information collected by this
site is stored on our host's servers. That host is SiteSell Inc., located
at 1000 Saint-Jean Boulevard, Suite 702, Pointe-Claire, QC H9R 5P1 Canada.
You can also request to edit
or delete any of your information from the servers by clicking on
MastiffGuide.com reserves the right to make changes in this policy. If
there is a material change in our cookie and privacy practices, we will
indicate on our site that those practices have changed and provide a link to
so that you will know what information we collect and how we use it.
Last updated: 2/4/2021
The Website works with Mediavine to manage third-party interest-based advertising appearing on the Website. Mediavine serves content and advertisements when you visit the Website, which may use first and third-party cookies. A cookie is a small text file which is sent to your computer or mobile device (referred to in this policy as a “device”) by the web server so that a website can remember some information about your browsing activity on the Website.
First party cookies are created by the website that you are visiting. A third-party cookie is frequently used in behavioral advertising and analytics and is created by a domain other than the website you are visiting. Third-party cookies, tags, pixels, beacons and other similar technologies (collectively, “Tags”) may be placed on the Website to monitor interaction with advertising content and to target and optimize advertising. Each internet browser has functionality so that you can block both first and third-party cookies and clear your browser’s cache. The "help" feature of the menu bar on most browsers will tell you how to stop accepting new cookies, how to receive notification of new cookies, how to disable existing cookies and how to clear your browser’s cache. For more information about cookies and how to disable them, you can consult the information at All About Cookies.
Without cookies you may not be able to take full advantage of the Website content and features. Please note that rejecting cookies does not mean that you will no longer see ads when you visit our Site. In the event you opt-out, you will still see non-personalized advertisements on the Website.
The Website collects the following data using a cookie when serving personalized ads:
Mediavine Partners (companies listed below with whom Mediavine shares data) may also use this data to link to other end user information the partner has independently collected to deliver targeted advertisements. Mediavine Partners may also separately collect data about end users from other sources, such as advertising IDs or pixels, and link that data to data collected from Mediavine publishers in order to provide interest-based advertising across your online experience, including devices, browsers and apps. This data includes usage data, cookie information, device information, information about interactions between users and advertisements and websites, geolocation data, traffic data, and information about a visitor’s referral source to a particular website. Mediavine Partners may also create unique IDs to create audience segments, which are used to provide targeted advertising.
If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices to opt-in or opt-out of this data collection, please visit National Advertising Initiative opt out page. You may also visit Digital Advertising Alliance website and Network Advertising Initiative website to learn more information about interest-based advertising. You may download the AppChoices app at Digital Advertising Alliance’s AppChoices app to opt out in connection with mobile apps, or use the platform controls on your mobile device to opt out.
For specific information about Mediavine Partners, the data each collects and their data collection and privacy policies, please visit Mediavine Partners.