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Anything you enter in the forum is publicly visible. We don't do anything with the information, but we can not prevent others from doing so.
We publish the name of the reviewer. We also publish the email address unless anonymity is requested.
"Contact Us" and email
Any time you click on "Contact Us" or reply to an email to provide us with submissions, suggestions, comments, tech tips, photos, Miata of the Month, and other items which are sent in are occasionally published with the name and email address of the author. If you wish to remain anonymous in any email submission, please tell us. We do not, under any circumstances, sell, trade, or give away email addresses or any other personal information gathered from Miata.net.
Information may also be disclosed as a result of a court order or in response to law enforcement requirements.
We use third-party companies to serve ads and collect non-personally identifiable information (e.g., the pages you visit, and which links you click, which ads you see and click on, and the categories of search terms you enter) when you visit our web site. These companies may use the information outlined above (which does not include your name, address, email address or telephone number) about your visits to this and other web sites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you. These companies often use a cookie or third party web beacon to collect this information. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by these companies, please visit the websites of our affiliates for information on how they use your information and for information on how to opt out of their respective programs.
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When you register, your information is protected by use of a password which you select. Each person who registers must have a unique email address and user name. Duplicate profiles using the same email address or user name are not permitted. We highly recommend that you select a password which is neither common or known to others. We encourage you to NOT use information such as your Social Security Number, Phone Number or Date of Birth as your password.
If you are a previous registered user and you have lost or forgotten your password, you may only obtain it by email using our "Forgot Password" feature. Click the link on any login page to request your password be emailed to you. We cannot provide your password by any other means.
We will provide you with the means to ensure that your personal information is correct and current. You may review and update this information at any time. By following the "my profile" link provided on our system, you may view and edit personal information you have already given us. You may also elect to receive or discontinue receiving any email newsletters we may choose to distribute periodically.
15 January, 2013