Privacy Policy

We at Modern Sanctuary (“we,” “us,” “our”) take our Users’ (“you”, “your”) privacy seriously.  This Privacy Policy covers our treatment of personally identifiable information (“Personal Information”) when you are accessing our Website.  This policy does not apply to the practices of third party users of our Website, or to individuals that we do not employ or manage.  If you have any questions or concerns regarding this Privacy Policy, please send us a detailed message to In addition, please review our Terms of Use which govern your use of our Website.

We gather certain types of Personal Information from our users, as explained more fully below.  We may use this Personal Information to personalize and improve our Website, to allow our users to set up a user account and profile, to contact users, to analyze how readers utilize our Website, and as otherwise set forth in this Privacy Policy. We may also share certain types of information with third parties, as described below.


AGE RESTRICTIONS. We do not knowingly collect personal information from anyone under the age of 13 or knowingly allow such persons to access our Website.  If you are under 13, you may not send any information about yourself to us, including but not limited to, your name, address, telephone number, or email address.  If we learn at any time we have collected personal information from a child under age 13, we will delete that information as quickly as is reasonably possible.

INFORMATION PROVIDED TO US BY USERS. We directly receive and store your email address for the sole purpose of providing newsletter subscriptions.  If at any time, you do not want to receive the newsletter from us, please indicate your preference by clicking “unsubscribe” in any newsletter email your receive from us, or by contacting us at

In addition, we may collect Personal Information such as your age, zip code, and country of residence if you access our Website through or in connection with a third party site. You acknowledge that some content and/or information in those third party accounts may be transmitted to us and that said third party account information is covered by this Privacy Policy.Your personal information may be used for the following reasons:

(1) To provide you with information such as an electronic newsletters or to provide you with special offers or promotional and marketing materials on behalf of us or third parties;

(2) To improve our Website, and/or marketing approaches;

(3) To customize your experience on our Website or to provide you with specific content or ads that are relevant to you;

(4) To provide customer support;

(5) For purposes disclosed at the time you provide your information or as otherwise set forth in this Privacy Policy.

INFORMATION PROVIDED TO US BY SUBMITTERS. The content, images and comments you submit on our Website (along with certain information about you, including your User ID) become publicly available for other users to view.  You grant Modern Sanctuary the right to use your name and likeness in connection with your posting and activities.This information may be collected and used by others, whether it is Personal Information or not.  Please consider this when you choose to make any comments on our Website.Our promises under this Privacy Policy do not apply to any information that you disclose publicly, share with others or otherwise upload onto the publicly available portions of our Website. We are not responsible for the accuracy, use or misuse of any User Content that you disclose or receive from third parties through our Website.

INFORMATION PROVIDED BY THIRD-PARTY SITES. We may obtain information about you from third parties.  If you interact with third party sites, those sites may send us information about you and you or we may send them information about you.

USE OF WEB TECHNOLOGIES. We use a variety of technologies on our Website. Among these are cookies; a piece of information that our Website provides to your browser when you visit our site. Cookies allow us to verify the login status of customers using products or services linked directly with our Website, track point of entry to point of registration, and to track and measure the success of a particular marketing campaign. Cookies also allow us to track overall Website usage and determine areas users prefer, enabling us to make your visit to our Website easier by recognizing you when you return and helping to provide you with a customized experience. Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information while on our Website. If you choose to disable cookies, you may still use our Website; however, you may have limited access to some areas within our Website. We also keep track of activity on our Website via log files stored on our web servers. We collect information such as IP address, browser type and version, and pages you view. We also keep track of how you got to our Website and any links you click on to leave our site. Once you leave our Website, we do not track you. We use your Website activity to assist us in offering you a personalized Web experience, assist you with technical support, diagnose problems with our server, administer our Websites, and to tailor our product and service offerings to you.

SECURITY OF PERSONAL INFORMATION. We strive to protect your privacy and Personal Information, but we cannot guarantee absolute security. Unauthorized entry or use, hardware or software failure, and other factors, may compromise the security of your information at any time.Our Website may contain links to other sites. We are not responsible for the privacy policies and/or practices on such sites. When following a link to another site you should read that site’s privacy policy.

Under California Civil Code Sections 1798.83-1798.84, California residents are entitled to request notices which identify the categories of Personal Information which we share with our advertisers and/or other third parties, and provide contact information for such advertisers and/or other third parties. If you are a California resident and would like a copy of this notice, please submit a written request to:

SHARING OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION. Modern Sanctuary will never rent nor sell your Personal Information in personally identifiable form to anyone.  However, there are a few situations in which we may share your Personal Information with third parties as described in this section:

Advertisers. We may allow advertisers to select the demographic information of users who will see their advertisements and you agree that we may provide any of the information we have collected from you in non-personally identifiable form to an Advertiser for such purposes.

Affiliated Businesses and Third Party Websites. On some occasions, businesses or third party websites we’re affiliated with may sell items or provide services to you through our Website.  We will make it clearly recognizable when an affiliated business is associated with such a transaction or service, and we will share your Personal Information with that affiliated business only to the extent that it is related to such transaction or service.   We have no control over the policies and practices of third party websites or businesses as to privacy or any other business practices, so if you choose to take part in any transaction relating to an affiliated website or business, it is your responsibility to review all such business’ or websites’ policies.

Protection of Modern Sanctuary and Others in Legal Proceedings. We reserve the right to access, read, preserve, and disclose any information that we reasonably believe is necessary to comply with law or court order; enforce or apply our terms of Use and other agreements; or protect the rights, property, or safety of Modern Sanctuary, our employees, our users, or others.

With Your Consent. Except as set forth above, you will be notified when your Personal Information may be shared with third parties in personally identifiable form, and will be able to prevent the sharing of this information.

OPTING OUT. You may opt not to disclose information at any time, but doing so may affect your ability to register with us or to take advantage of some of our special features.

CHANGES TO YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION. You are responsible for maintaining the accuracy of the information you submit to us, such as your contact information.  You may provide updates and changes by emailing  When we receive a request, we will make good faith efforts to make changes as soon is reasonable.  It is not always possible to completely remove or delete all of your information.  Additionally, if you have made any public postings on our Website such as in forums or blogs, these submissions cannot generally be removed.  When you edit your Personal Information or change your preferences on our Website, information that you remove may be held internally for administrative purposes.  We reserve the right to send you certain communications relating to your account or use of our Website, and such account communications may be unaffected if you choose to opt-out from receiving our newsletter and/or other communications.

CHANGES TO THIS PRIVACY POLICY. Modern Sanctuary reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to make changes to this Privacy Policy at any time.  These changes will be effective immediately upon their posting.  Your use of our Website following the posting of any changes to this Privacy Policy will establish your acceptance of such changes.