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Privacy Policy for ScruzzleWord.Com (12 January 2012)

At ScruzzleWord we are committed to protecting your privacy.  The following discloses our information gathering and dissemination practices for our website:

Personal Information

We only collect personal information that you voluntarily provide through our membership sign up process or our puzzle subscription process.  This information might include your name, e-mail address, physical address, birth month, credit card number and other personal information.

Non-Personal or Aggregate Information

We collect non-personal information from you such as IP host addresses, web pages viewed, browser type, referring websites, usage and browsing habits on our website, and other data similar to this.  If we aggregate demographic information about our users, such as where in the world they are from or how much time they spend on average on a puzzle, we do this in a way that identifies them as a group and not as an individual.


We also may collect information through the use of cookies and similar tracking methods.  Cookies are used to store and retrieve information during your online session, such as keeping track of the items placed in your shopping cart when purchasing a subscription.  They are also used to make it easier for you to use our website.  Many web browsers are designed to accept cookies, but you may prefer to modify your browser to prevent acceptance.  It is possible, however, that some areas of this website will not function properly if you block cookies.  If you stop or restrict the placement of cookies on your computer or delete them from your browser, this also may interfere with some of the functionality of our website.  We do not use cookies or any similar item to retrieve personal information about you without your knowledge.

Information Usage

We will only use your personal information as described below, unless you have consented to a different type of use at the time we collected information from you or through a different form of consent from you or notification to you.

  • We may use your personal information to respond to inquiries or requests.
  • Your personal information will be used and shared to process a subscription purchase by credit card processors and PayPal.
  • We may use your personal information to send you e-mail to update you on major enhancements to our website.  By providing us your e-mail address you are giving us an expressed consent to receive e-mail from us.  We will not provide your personal information to any third parties for them to contact you directly, except as otherwise discussed in this Privacy Policy, or if you give us your consent. 
  • We may permit our website developers to access your personal information but they are not authorized by us to use this information for their own benefit.
  • We may disclose your personal information as required by law or legal process.
  • We may disclose your personal information to investigate suspected fraud, harassment or other violations of any law, rule or regulation, or the terms or policies of our website.
  • Non-personal information may be aggregated and shared with other entities.  This aggregated information will not specifically identify you.
  • Your information is stored on servers maintained in the United States of America.  If you provide us information by becoming a member or by making a purchase you are explicitly giving your consent to have your information stored in the United States of America as specified in this policy.

Links to Other Sites

This site contains links to other sites. ScruzzleWord is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such websites.


This site has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control. We take the protection of your personal information very seriously but we do not guarantee that your personal information will not be acquired from unauthorized access by third parties, such as hackers.  Your use of our website means that you have assumed this risk.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

We reserve the right, at our discretion, to change, modify, add, or remove any portion from this Privacy Policy at any time.  If in the future we decide to share your personal information in a way that differs from this policy, such as sharing this information with a third party, we will notify you and provide you the opportunity to opt out of the new policy.  If you continue to use our website after we have posted the impending changes to this Privacy Policy then it means you have accepted those changes.

Data Storage

We will store your data as long as we feel that we have a commercial need for it.

Contact Us

If you would like to have us remove your information from our database and stop any future communications from us or if you no longer want to be listed as a member of our site, or if you have any questions about this privacy statement or the practices at use the Contact Us feature on our website.