The privacy of readers at upnorthinvestor.com is important to us.
At upnorthinvestor.com, we recognize that privacy of your personal information is important. Here are details about what type of personal information we receive and collect when you use and visit upnorthinvestor.com and how we safeguard your information. We never sell your personal information to third parties.
As with most other websites, we collect and use the data contained in log files. The information in the log files include your IP (internet protocol) address, your ISP (internet service provider, such as AOL or Shaw Cable), the browser you used to visit our site (such as Internet Explorer or Safari), the time you visited our site and which pages you visited throughout the site.
Cookies and Web Beacons
We also use third party advertisements on upnorthinvestor.com to support our site. Some of these advertisers may use technology such as cookies and web beacons when they advertise on our site, which will also send these advertisers (such as Google through the Google AdSense program) information including your IP address, your ISP , the browser you used to visit our site, and in some cases, whether you have Flash installed. This is generally used for geotargeting purposes (showing Minnesota real estate ads to someone in Minnesota, for example) or showing certain ads based on specific sites visited (such as showing camera ads to someone who frequents photography sites).
You can chose to disable or selectively turn off our cookies or third-party cookies in your browser settings, or by managing preferences in programs such as Norton Internet Security. However, this can affect how you are able to interact with our site as well as other websites. This could include the inability to login to services or programs, such as logging into forums or accounts.
Per the FTC regulations, this is a full explanation of how and when we are compensated on upnorthinvestor.com.
Our Opinion and Integrity
Our integrity is important to us. We will never promote something if we don’t feel it is worth your time or money; even if we’re offered great compensation for it.
If we tell you we think something is great, we mean it. We will never intentionally lie or mislead you just because we might make some money.
Free Stuff and Product Reviews
We sometimes receive free products and services from companies or marketers. If we try the products and enjoy them, we may share them with you. We will disclose that we received the product or service for free or a discounted rate.
Occasionally companies will offer to underwrite a post in order to expose the upnorthinvestor.com audience to their brand. These posts are written by solely by us on a subject or topic selected by us, but agreed upon by the company we are working with. These posts represent our own true opinion and are not reviewed or edited by the company prior to publication. Please know we will only work with companies whose values align with those represented on this blog, and we will only write content that we think would be of interest to you. Underwritten posts will always be disclosed as such.
There are occasional advertisements placed throughout the blog. These are primarily provided by Google Adsense and are targeted based on your internet and search habits.
The affiliate revenue earned from visitors clicking on these ads aids in helping us keep this blog running.
Another source of revenue for upnorthinvestor.com are commissions we make from sales or leads generated through affiliate linking.
The following are some, but not all, of the companies we might link to using affiliate links:
Just to be clear, clicking on an affiliate link and ordering a product will earn us a commission & helping us keep this blog going. But it does NOT cause you to pay anything more than you otherwise would for the product.
If you have any concerns about this policy, please contact us at [email protected]
The views expressed in this blog are solely my own, and don’t reflect the views of anyone else or any of the products or companies I may reference or work with.
If you’re a user or visitor in the European Economic Area the following also applies to you:
For the purposes of applicable EU data protection law (including the General Data Protection Regulation 2016/679 (the “GDPR”), this site is a ‘data controller’ of your personal information.