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Privacy Statement for Acronym Finder and Acronym Attic

Acronym Finder has created this privacy statement in order to demonstrate our firm commitment to privacy. The following discloses the information gathering and dissemination practices for this Web site: Acronym Finder

Information Automatically Logged

We use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server and to administer our Web site. Your IP address is also used to gather broad demographic information, and to help us verify terms of use of this site.

Cookies and Advertisers

A cookie is a small file that our websites send to your browser, which then is stored on your system. You may disable or delete the cookies at any time by accessing your browser's privacy settings. Many users prefer to use cookies in order to help them navigate a website as seamlessly as possible. You should be aware that cookies contain no more information than you volunteer, and they are not able to "invade" your hard drive and return to the sender any personal or other information from your computer.

Our site uses cookies to keep track of your user session, and to make sure you don't see the same ad repeatedly. We also use cookies to help track user contributions to the site, including your email address (only after you've told us) and acronyms you've submitted. If you wish to set search preferences on the site, these preferences will be stored in a cookie.

We use outside companies to manage and display advertisements on our site. These companies may use cookies in order to provide advertisements about goods and services relevant to you. If you would like to learn more about this practice and your choices about not having this information used by these companies, see the websites of Digital Advertising Alliance or Network Advertising Initiative

External Links

This site contains links to other sites. Acronym Finder is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such Web sites.


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

Email and Email Addresses

During your use of the Acronym Finder, you may have occasion to email us. If you do, your email address will not be sold, traded, published, or given to any other entity.

Information you reveal to us in your email will not be revealed, discussed, sold, traded, published, or given to any other entity.

Your name, email address, and/or web address may be placed on our Contributors page if we determine you have contributed to our site and you wish your information to appear there. You may choose to use a nickname or your real name, and use of your email or web address is purely optional. If you have asked for your name, email or web address to be placed on the Contributors page and later wish it to be removed, simply email us and we will remove it. In other words, you may maintain your privacy if you wish.

Any information you reveal to us could be given to another entity if we believe or suspect you are violating the terms of use of this site, violating the law, or otherwise misusing this site or its server.

Data Quality/Access

This site gives users the following options for changing and modifying information previously provided:

You can send email via our: feedback form

Contacting the Web Site

If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this Web site, you can contact us via our:

Feedback form