Index Investing, LLC has created this privacy statement in order to demonstrate our firm commitment to privacy. The following discloses our information gathering and dissemination practices for this website: ETFzone.com ("Site").
IP Addresses and Cookies
Data Collection and Use
Our Site's basic registration form typically collects only your e-mail in order to authenticate users and keep out hackers and robots. This e-mail is never forwarded to advertisers or outside firms but may be used to send you a newsletter, if you have requested it.
Online surveys, order forms, and contests may request users to give us contact information (which, among other things, may include name, physical address, telephone number and e-mail address); demographic and portfolio information (which, among other things, may include education level, personal interests, age, investments and investment strategies, and income level); financial information (like account or credit card numbers); and unique identifiers (like social security numbers).
Contact information may be used to get in touch with the visitor when necessary such as to send a newsletter but is not shared with outside firms except as aggregated statistics or targeted advertising where no individual user is identifiable. Users may opt-out of receiving future mailings; see the choice/opt-out section below. Demographic and portfolio information may be used to create aggregated articles and content where no individual may be identified for publishing on ETFzone.com and other sites, with the purpose of educating visitors on other visitors' investment activity. Financial information that is collected is used to bill the user for products and services. Unique identifiers (such as a user name, password or e-mail) are collected from Web site visitors to verify the user's identity. Demographic and profile data is also collected at our site. This information may be published in aggregate so as not to disclose any individual identity in articles about investor behavior.
The Site is not targeted towards children, nor does the Site knowingly collect personal information about children. If you are a minor, we request that you do not access or use the Site, or provide us with personal information.
Third Party Links
This site may contain links to other sites and banner advertisements. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such Web sites or banner advertisements. Some services appearing on the Site may be provided by third parties. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such third parties, even if visitors are not aware of the fact that they have left our Site and entered a third party's site.
This Site makes chat rooms, forums, message boards, and/or news groups available to its users. Please remember that any information that is disclosed in these areas becomes public information and you should exercise caution when deciding to disclose your personal information.
Our Site provides users the opportunity to opt-out of receiving communications from us and our sponsors at the point where we request information about the visitor. This Site gives users the following option for removing their information from our database to not receive future communications or to no longer receive our service: send email to .
This Site gives users the following option for changing and modifying information previously provided: send email to .
Contacting the Site
Please see the Terms and Conditions of Use for further information about use and access of the Site. If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this Site, or your dealings with this Site, you can contact: William McClatchy,