The nature of this website is to reach a public audience. Please be aware that any information that you submit to us whether through forms or email, including personally identifiable information, may be publicly displayed on sites hosted at https://www.scalemates.com/, or on websites not within our control. If you don't want others to see such information, don't submit it or make use of the appropriate privacy settings when posting information..
All content is available for registered and non registered users. Registering is free and the amount of data you show in your personal profile is up to you. Your e-Mail address is required but this won't be published on the website, other registered users can however contact you using a contact form.
All other personal information you provide in your personal profile (except password and eMail) will be visible to other users. scalemates.com does not sell, rent or lease its membership lists to third parties.
A user can restrict acces to new messages posted on his wall. New messages can be posted using 3 different privacy settings: "Public", "Mates only" and "Private".
Comments on a specific message inherit the privacy settings of the original message
In case comments have been added the privacy settings can only be changed in a more restrictive way. ("Public" to "Mates only", "Public" to "Private", "Mates only" to "Private")
Like many other Web sites, scalemates.com makes use of log files stored ou our server. The information inside the log files on our servers includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, type of browser, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and number of clicks to analyze trends, administer the site, track user's movement around the site, and gather demographic information. IP addresses, and other such information are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable.
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. ("Google").
Next to the local logfiles stored on our server we use Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. ("Google"), to better understand how people use our site. Visits to this website are logged by Google Analytics. This analysis is done using the Google analytics service.
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scalemates.com has no access to or control over these cookies that are used by third-party advertisers.
scalemates.com is currently conducting market research in conjunction with Google Analytics. http://www.google.com/analytics/en-GB/tos.html (see section 8 for privacy related info)
This service is setup in such a way that it does not collect IP information nor any other PII. It does store a cookie in order to improve the performance and user experience when visiting scalemates.com.
If you wish to disable cookies, you may do so through your individual browser options. More detailed information about cookie management with specific web browsers can be found at the browsers' respective websites.
Articles, forum topics and comments hosted on scalemates.com may link to independently run web sites outside of the https://www.scalemates.com domain. scalemates.com is not responsible for the privacy practices or content of such web sites.
If you feel that this site is not following its stated information policy, you may contact us at the above address.