Privacy Policy

Your Privacy
Your Trusty Girl Friday is a firm believer in personal privacy! The policy below describes my commitment to the privacy and security of my users (“you”). To better protect your privacy, I provide this notice explaining my online information practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used.

Internet Security, Spyware and Adware does not track or otherwise monitor individuals who use this site. I also do not track your use of other Web sites. My site does not employ cookies of any kind. My blog only uses cookies to “remember” your last comment identity and automatically fill it in when you post a new comment. I also do not condone the use of adware or any other malicious or intrusive programming, and do not employ any such techniques.

Individuals who subscribe to the YourTrustyGirlFriday blog via email must provide an email address. This is collected by Feedburner in order to distribute any subscription you request. Your subscription email address is never used for any other purpose.

Google, as a third party advertisement vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on this site. The use of DART cookies by Google enables them to serve ads to visitors that are based on their visits to this website as well as other sites on the internet. To opt out of the DART cookies you may visit the Google ad and content network privacy policy at the following URL – Tracking of users through the DART cookie mechanisms are subject to Google’s own privacy policies.

Other Third Party ad servers or ad networks may also use cookies to track users’ activities on this website to measure advertisement effectiveness and other reasons that will be provided in their own privacy policies, YourTrustyGirlFriday has no access or control over these cookies that may be used by third party advertisers.

Our Commitment To Childrens Privacy
Protecting the privacy of the very young is especially important. I respect and applaud the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act. My site is viewable by anyone with an Internet connection, regardless of age. However, I do not knowingly market to or solicit information from children. will never collect or maintain information at this website from those I actually know are under 18, and no part of my website is structured to attract anyone under 18.

Collection of Personal Information
When you request project/service information or contract with me, I may ask for information from you for several purposes:
a) to fulfill your request;
b) to communicate with you effectively;
c) to keep accurate accounting records; and
d) to monitor and assess my own effectiveness.

I collect information through various means including email, fax, telephone, and mail. Among the types of information I collect are:
a) detailed contact information;
b) detailed information about what services you require, your project budget, your project timeline, and your availability.

When visiting, the IP address you use to access the site will be logged along with the dates and times of access. This information is purely used to analyze trends, administer the site and gather broad demographic information for internal use. Most importantly, any recorded IP addresses are not linked to personally identifiable information.

Links to third party Websites
I have included links on this site for your use and reference. You are free to use or not use these links as you see fit. All links are carefully screened before they are posted; however, the Internet is changeable, and errors do occur. I am not responsible for the privacy policies on these websites. You should be aware that the privacy policies of these sites may differ from my own. If you are ever prompted to provide user information to another site, I strongly encourage you to read that site’s Terms of Use and Privacy Policy before continuing.

Changes to this Privacy Statement
The contents of this statement may be altered at any time, at my discretion.

If you have any questions regarding my privacy policy then you may contact me at

Last updated Tue, 15 Mar 2011 20:37