GermanRoots.com | Privacy Policy, Disclosure and Disclaimers

Updated 10 July 2019

Privacy Policy and Disclosure

Should you choose to contact me, your email address and contact information will not be shared with anyone else and it will not be used for any reason other than to respond to your comments (if applicable). Contact Information

With respect to affiliate links and advertisements displayed on this website: To try and bring you offers that may be of interest to you, this website participates in affiliate programs and advertising programs from which I receive a commission. These programs include Ancestry.com (including Fold3, and Archives.com), and Amazon.com. I may also receive complimentary services or products from these companies for my personal use. The links to these programs from this website may include ad banners, search boxes or text links. As a result of your visit to this website, these ad server companies or affiliate programs may place cookies on your web browser and/or employ web beacons that collect information such as your browser type, your IP address and clickstream information. Most web browsers allow you to control, delete or disable cookies. For further information, see the privacy policies of:

  • Ancestry.com:
    • Affiliate links for Ancestry.com are tracked using non-personally identifiable information through Partnerize, using cookies or other technologies. For information on how they use their tracking data see: Partnerize Privacy Policy (see section 9: "Data Processing Services and the Partnerize Cookie")
    • Affiliate links for Fold3 are tracked using non-personally identifiable information through CJ Affiliate by Conversant, using cookies or other technologies. For information on how they use their tracking data see: Conversant Privacy Policy
  • Amazon.com:
    • The owner of this website is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to amazon.com.
    • Amazon.com's Privacy Notice

Web server log files: For each visitor to this website, the web server uses cookie technology to anonymously record information such as your browser type, Internet Protocol (IP) address, geographic location (country), date/time, referring pages, and other information. This information is used for internal review and is not shared with other organizations. Personal information such as your name and email address is not collected for these web server logs.

Disclaimers

This website is for general informational purposes. I give no assurance or guarantee of the accuracy of the information provided on this website, including, but not limited to, typographical errors, inaccurate descriptions of external websites, or broken or changed links. Content on this website may be changed or updated without notice. This website contains links to external websites for general informational purposes. I am not responsible for the content, privacy practices, or the accuracy of the information on those external websites. Links are added to this website or may be removed from this website at my discretion. A link to an external website from this website does not imply an endorsement by me of that website. Links to commercial websites are provided as a courtesy and do not imply an endorsement by me of the products or services provided by those commercial websites.