Faith Hope & Fiction

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Privacy and Terms of Use

All materials posted on this Website are subject to copyrights owned by Faith Hope and Fiction® and/or by the owners of the materials. Faith Hope and Fiction hereby provides limited permission for the user of this site to reproduce, retransmit, or reprint for such user’s own personal, noncommercial use (and for such personal use only) part or all of any document on this site as long as the copyright notice and permission notice contained in such document or portion thereof is included in such reproduction, retransmission or reprinting. All other reproduction, retransmission, or reprinting of all or part of any document found on this site is expressly prohibited, unless Faith Hope and Fiction has expressly granted its prior written consent to so reproduce, retransmit, or reprint the material. All other rights reserved.

The names, trademarks, service marks and logos of Faith Hope and Fiction® appearing on this site may not be used in any advertising or publicity, or otherwise to indicate Faith Hope and Fiction’s sponsorship of, or affiliation with, any product or service, without Faith Hope and Fiction’s written permission.

This site is providing information and services as a benefit and service to its users and audience. The site makes no representations about the suitability of this information and these services for any purpose. Faith Hope and Fiction® does not exert editorial control over the materials that are posted by third parties onto the site or materials that are e-mailed by third parties to any other persons. Faith Hope and Fiction is not responsible for any material posted by any third party. Faith Hope and Fiction specifically disclaims any and all liability for any claims or damages which may result from any postings by third parties.

Privacy Policy
Faith Hope and Fiction® will never rent, sell, or share your email address and/or personal identifying information, including private correspondence between our readers and staff, with third parties for commercial purposes. We offer electronic mail from this site as a service to our visitors. We will endeavor to keep all of your e-mail private, viewable only by you and the person to whom you address it, except:

We, as site operators, may need to look at your electronic mail if we believe it is necessary to protect ourselves or other visitors from injury or damage. For example, if we have reason to believe a visitor is involved in activities which violate our rules or applicable law, which could lead the authorities to seize or search this site’s server, we may review his or her electronic mail for our own protection. We will not, however, monitor electronic mail unless we obtain reason to believe it is being misused. We will not deliberately disclose electronic mail to other visitors. If we believe certain electronic mail is connected with activities that violate our rules or applicable law, we may disclose it to the authorities to protect ourselves and other callers.

Google Analytics
Faith Hope and Fiction® makes use of Google analytics to better understand our visitors in order to supply content that provides the most value to them. Specifically, this Website makes use of Google analytics demographics and interest reporting to collect non personally identifiable information on preferences and areas that interest our visitors them solely within the pages of this Website. Data from Google’s third party visitor data (such as age, gender and general interests) are integrated into our Google analytics. Should you decide to provide us your name or other personal information in a contact form, your personal information will not be shared shared with Google or other entities nor used for any advertising. If you wish to opt out of Google demographics and interest reporting for all of your Internet activities (not just for this Website), please click here.

Limitation of Liability and Indemnity
All visitors must accept responsibility for their own acts, and accept that any liability due to an act by another visitor which damages them is not applicable to Faith Hope and Fiction®, it’s staff and associates, but on the offending visitor. Therefore, as a condition of participation in this Website, participants must agree as follows: You agree that Faith Hope and Fiction will not be responsible to you for any indirect, consequential, special or punitive damages or losses you may incur in connection with visiting this site or any of the data or other materials transmitted through or residing on this site, even if we have been advised of the possibility of such damage or loss. In addition, you agree to defend and indemnify Faith Hope and Fiction, and hold Faith Hope and Fiction harmless from and against any and all claims, proceedings damages, injuries, liabilities losses, costs and expenses (including reasonable attorneys fees) relating to any acts or omissions by you or materials or information transmitted by you in connection with our forum leading wholly or partially to claims against Faith Hope and Fiction or this site by other callers or third parties.

Faith Hope and Fiction® (2015) reserves the right to change any part of the Terms of Use, including the Privacy Policy, at any time and without notification.