Privacy policy

ColumbusParent.com respects the privacy of Web visitors. We do not sell the email addresses, names, street addresses, phone numbers or interests information about the users of our services.

Information provided through our online classified advertising form or by E-mail is used only for verification and billing purposes.

All letters to the editor must be signed and include address and phone number for purposes of verification. All letters are verified before publication. Unsigned letters will not be considered for publication.

E-mail letters also must have a daytime phone number. E-mail letters must not have attachments. The letter must be typed as part of the original E-mail.

All letters which are published in our printed editions appear on the Web site.

We may periodically send you promotional email about services offered by Columbus Parent Magazine, its advertisers and Web marketers. These promotions will be tailored to the interest categories you have indicated on your profile page. Your identity will not be revealed to the marketer unless you respond directly to the marketer's offer and provide your information. We may also send you periodic reminders about your magazine subscription.

How to opt out

You may opt out of receiving e-mail offers. To change your mailings and newsletter settings:

  • Click here for Login/Edit Profile.
  • Enter the email address and password you used to register
  • Then click the Next button.
  • To opt in, check the box next to the offering you wish to receive in the Mailings and Newsletters area. To opt out, uncheck the box.
  • Then click the Submit button at the bottom of the profile page.

In addition to any personal-interests information that you provide to us, and which you can view by following the above instructions, we use standard Web server log files to track the use of certain features of our pages. All accesses to our Web servers are recorded by software on our Web server platform. Your IP address, file accessed and time of access are recorded. This is done to correlate users' interests and our services, to determine how we can improve our services and to allow us to better determine which of our services will be of value to you. Your usage on our site is not revealed to third parties.

Advertising Network information:

Yahoo! is an ad network partner that displays ads on ColumbusParent.com. To improve your ad experience on Capital-Style.com and elsewhere on the Internet, we may send non-personal information to Yahoo! based on your browser's activities, such as type of pages viewed and categories of interests, so that the advertising you see is relevant to you. Yahoo! also may use information regarding its own users to select which ads to display. Click here to learn more about Yahoo!'s ad practices, including how to opt out of using anonymous information to select which ads to show you.