Privacy Statement

‘IRefuse’ ( does not collect any personally identifying information or non-personally identifying information. To the extent that it may be necessary for a web visitor to submit an email address in order to subscribe to this website, ‘IRefuse’ will not sell, share or otherwise exchange such information unless required to do so under court order. Also, the Google, Bing and Yahoo’s compliant privacy policies are incorporated herein by reference.


Privacy Policy

Your privacy is critically important to us. At ‘IRefuse’ we have a few fundamental principles:

We don’t ask you for personal information, but if you submit an information request or reciprocal link it is necessary that you supply your email address and possibly your web address, if applicable, in order to send notices of posting requested by your submission.

We don’t share your email with anyone except to comply with the law or protect our rights.

We don’t store any subscriber’s personal information on our computer.

Below is our privacy policy which incorporates these goals:

‘IRefuse’ is a website hosted by ‘’ It is our policy to respect your privacy regarding any information, which is likely only to be your email. Incorporated herein by reference, is the Google, Bing and Yahoo’s compliant privacy policies.


Website Visitors

Log Files

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), the browser you used to visit our site (such as Internet Explorer or Firefox), the time you visited our site and which pages you visited throughout our site. The information we collect is used for internal review only and is then discarded; it is only used to improve the content of our Web page.

Partner web sites

As part of the reward process, ‘IRefuse’ may provide links to their affiliate partner websites. This privacy statement applies specifically to the ‘IRefuse’ website. When you visit a partner website they may employ a separate Privacy Statement which we are not responsible for. Hence, it is advised that when you visit a partner website you read their privacy statement. ‘IRefuse’ is not liable for any content of the partner sites.

Cookies and Web Beacons

We do use cookies to store information, such as your personal preferences when you visit our site. This could include only showing you a popup once in your visit, or the ability to login to some of our features, such as forums.

We also use third party advertisements on ‘IRefuse’. Our advertising partners may include Affiliate vendors. 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 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 geo-targeting purposes or showing certain ads based on specific sites visited.

You can choose 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.

You should consult the respective privacy policies of these third-party ad servers for more detailed information on their practices as well as for instructions about how to opt-out of certain practices.

Deleting cookies does not mean you are permanently opted out of any advertising program. Unless you have settings that disallow cookies, the next time you visit a site running the advertisements, a new cookie will be added. If you wish to disable cookies, you may do so through your individual browser options. More detailed information about cookie management with specific web browsers can be found at the browsers’ respective websites.

As a website owner, ‘IRefuse’ does not collect personally-identifying information or non-personally-identifying information with the exception of submissions from the ‘IRefuse’ website. Such submission requires that a subscriber supply an email address and possibly, a website address if applicable. Submitting an email address makes it possible to alert people to posts and other website updates. These email addresses are used for no purposes other than for such website posting or updating email alert communications between ‘IRefuse’ and the submitter. ‘IRefuse’ will not release personally-identifying information or non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate or individually in relation to the use of the ‘IRefuse’ website.

Aggregated Statistics

‘IRefuse’ may collect statistics about access to the ‘IRefuse’ website such as views per day, etc. ‘IRefuse’ may display this aggregated information publicly or provide it to others. However, ‘IRefuse’ does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.

Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information

‘IRefuse’ will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. ‘IRefuse’ discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request. If you have submitted information to the ‘IRefuse’ website and have supplied your email address, ‘IRefuse’ will occasionally send you an email notice as to a posting or some other update to the website. ‘IRefuse’ takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorised access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally – identifying and personally – identifying information.


Comments and other content submitted to the host’s (‘’.au) Akismet anti-spam service are not saved on the ‘IRefuse’ or ‘’.au servers other than to process the anti-spam review and analysis.


Privacy Policy Changes

Although most changes are likely to be minor, ‘IRefuse’ may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and at our sole discretion. ‘IRefuse’ encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. You should also check your server’s blog’s dashboard for alerts to these changes. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.