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Here is information on what types of personal information we receive
and collect when you use visit BearPlanet.org, and how we safeguard your information.
We never sell your personal information to third parties.
As with most other websites, we collect and use the data contained in log files.
The information in the log files include your IP address,
your ISP, the browser you used to visit our site, the time you visited our site and
which pages you visited throughout our site.
Cookies and Web Beacons
when you visit our site. This could include the ability to login to some of our features,
such as forums.
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your ISP , the browser you used to visit our site, and in some cases,
whether you have Flash installed.
This is generally used for geotargeting purposes or showing certain ads based on
specific sites visited.
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