Revised November 26, 2018

Dailydropout.com (the “Site”) is designed to provide you access to the The Daily Dropout in an online environment.  In that vein, this Privacy Policy explains how we may collect, use and aggregate personal information about you on this web site.  We respect your personal privacy and are committed to protecting it.


If you have questions or concerns regarding this Privacy Policy, you should first contact us at:

Ballmer Peak Media, LLC

e-mail: info@dailydropout.com


Your IP address

For each visitor to the Site, the Site's servers automatically collect information about which pages are visited and the IP address or domain name (e.g., Site) of visitors. We use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server, and to administer our Site. Your IP address is used to help identify you and to gather broad demographic information.  This information helps us better tailor your personalized experience on the Site.


 The Site may place a "cookie" on the browser of your computer. Cookies are pieces of information that a web site transfers to your computer's hard disk for record-keeping purposes. The use of cookies is common in the Internet industry, and many major web sites use them to provide useful features to their customers. The cookie itself does not contain any personally identifying information, but may be used to tell when your computer has contacted the Site. The Site uses the information for editorial purposes and for other purposes such as delivery of features and advertisements, so that Site can customize delivery of information specific to your interests without compromising privacy. For example, cookies may be used to ensure that you will not see the same ads too often in a single session. We also may use cookies to save your password so you don't have to re-enter it each time you visit our site.


Our Site’s registration form requires you to give us personally identifiable information, which may include contact information (like your name and e-mail address) and unique identifiers.  We use your contact information from the registration form to send you information about our company [and promotional material from some of our partners].  You may opt out of receiving such information at the time of registration, and you may opt out later by sending us an e-mail (see the "Opt-Out Procedures" section below.)  Unique identifiers are collected only for use as account numbers in our record system.  We do not disclose any unique identifiers to any third parties.

Demographic and profile data
We also may collect demographic and profile data from you as part of the registration process (i.e., your zip code, sex, income level, interest in certain topics).  We use this data to tailor your experience at our site, showing you content that we think you might be interested in, displaying the content according to your preferences and informing you of upcoming events on our site.  [We also share certain demographic and profile data with advertisers and business partners on an aggregated basis.]

 The Site will disclose account information only in special cases, such as (i) to comply with valid legal requirements, such as a law, regulation, search warrant, subpoena or court order; or (ii) when Site has reason to believe that disclosing this information is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against someone who, intentionally or unintentionally, may be causing injury or harm to Site users or other persons or violating the Terms and Conditions of this site. 


This site may contain links to other sites. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such web sites, including any sites that may indicate a special relationship or partnership with the Site (such as co-branded pages and "powered by" relationships) or the sites of the Site advertisers that you go to by clicking on an ad or banner on the Site.  The Site does not disclose unique identifiers to those responsible for the linked sites.  The linked sites, however, may collect personal information from you when you link to their site.  This collecting of information is not subject to Site's control.  To ensure protection of your privacy, always review the privacy policy of the sites you visit by linking from our Site.


We display advertisements on our Site. These ads may contain cookies.  [We do not have access to this information, nor do we control its use.] Site does not provide any personally identifiable data regarding the Site users to our advertisers. Banner ads on our site may collection information as well once you click through.

 Public forums

The Site may provide forums, comments, news groups and other interactive features available to you. Please remember that, unless otherwise stated, any information that is disclosed in these areas becomes public information and is not protected by non-disclosure laws.  Therefore, you should exercise caution when deciding to disclose your personal information.  You should also be aware that dialogue in the Site's forums, comments, news groups and other interactive features is archived by the Site and may be made available to the Site users for an extended period after the date of the communication.


This site has security measures in place to protect against the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control.

Opt-out procedures

You always may opt-out of receiving future mailings. The Site provides you with the opportunity to opt-out of receiving communications from us and our partners at the point where we request information about you. [To remove your personally identifiable information from our database, to not receive future communications or to no longer receive our service, send e-mail to info@dailydropout.com with the word "remove" in the subject line.]

 Notification of changes

This Privacy Statement may be revised over time as new features are added to the Site or as Internet security and privacy standards evolve. We will post those changes prominently so that you will always know what information we gather, how we might use that information and whether we will disclose it to anyone. We do, however, recommend that you read this Privacy Statement each time you use Site, in case you missed our notice of changes to the Privacy Policy.


The Site makes no representation or warranty whatsoever regarding the completeness, accuracy, currency or adequacy of any information, facts, views, opinions, statements or recommendations contained on the Site and/or the content contained therein. Reference to any product, process, publication or service of any third party by trade name, domain name, trademark, service mark, logo, manufacturer or otherwise does not constitute or imply its endorsement or recommendation by the Site or the Site’s affiliates. Views and opinions of users of the Site do not necessarily state or reflect those of Company. The Site does not endorse drinking to excess and encourages all users to drink responsibly.

Governing Law

 The Agreement will be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Arizona, without regard to its conflict of law provisions.

 Your acceptance of these terms

By using this site, you signify your acceptance of the terms of the Site and its Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to the terms, please do not use the Site and exit the site immediately. Your continued use of the Site following the posting of changes to these terms will mean that you accept those changes.