Statement of Privacy is committed to protecting your privacy while providing you with a high - quality and secure online experience. You can navigate many pages on the Web site without providing any personal information. However, some features of the Web site offer special services, opportunities to interact with other users, or opportunities to list contact information to other users of the Web site. These services may require that you provide some personal information to ensure proper use of the site and to protect the rights of other users. This statement of privacy explains data collection and use in those situations. Please read the complete privacy statement below.  

Minors Under 18 Years of Age
Remember to be smart online. Do not give out your full name, e-mail address, home address, telephone number or any other personal information that would enable someone to contact you either online or offline, without first asking your parent or guardian for permission. 
Use of Your Personal Information
Anonymous information collected by Web servers is used for general Web site analysis (see previous paragraphs). On occasion, the information may be used to improve security measures. Any personal information submitted is used for its intended purpose only. No information collected on the Web site is disclosed to any third party for any purpose, unless required by law.  
Security of Your Personal Information strictly protects the security of your personal information. We carefully protect, to the best of our ability, your data from loss, misuse, unauthorized access or disclosure, alteration, or destruction. Your personal information is never shared with any outside entity without your permission, except under conditions explained above.  
Use of Cookies
We do not track any individuals' use of the site. If you configure your browser to disallow cookies, the Web site will function normally.  
Statement Revisions will occasionally update this privacy statement without notice.  
Web Site Revisions will occasionally update this Web site without notice.  
Contact Information welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy, please contact us by e-mail, or postal mail.
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2204 Griffith Dr.
Champaign, Illinois 61820-7495